Stars Align at Rialto Square Theatre – Legends in Concert

Featuring Tribute Artists Michael Jackson, Bruce Springsteen, Barbra Streisand, Cher and Elton John

Joliet, IL:  The longest-running independently owned production show in Las Vegas history, Legends in Concert featuring tribute artists Michael Jackson, Bruce Springsteen, Barbra Streisand, Cher and Elton John, will dazzle audiences with its tribute spectacular Thursday, May 7, at 7:30p.m at the Rialto Square Theatre. With international acclaim and its storied history, Legends in Concert is known as the pioneer of live tribute shows and possesses the largest collection of tribute artists in the industry. Each universally renowned performer not only looks and sounds like the star they portray, they transform themselves through hours of practice at their craft.   Tickets are on sale now! Tickets are priced $29.50 – $73 per person (additional fees may apply). Tickets may be purchased at the Rialto Box office located at 102 N. Chicago Street, or ordered by calling 815/726-6600 between 9a.m. and 5p.m. Monday through Friday.  Tickets are also available at 800-982-2787, through all Ticketmaster outlets or online at www.ticketmaster.com or www.rialtosquare.com.

About Legends in Concert

Legends In Concert live tribute shows are known for their elaborate theatrical sets, magnificent costumes and full array of incredible special effects, including three dimensional multimedia and multimillion dollar, state-of-the-art lighting, laser and sound systems. An outstanding cast of accomplished celebrity look-alike and sound-alike performers, talented singers and dancers, and a live orchestra comprised of some the top musicians in the industry, support each Legends In Concert production.

Packed with all-star talent and powerhouse vocals from some of the world’s top tribute artists, the legendary show entertains audiences of all ages. The legend-look-a-likes perform using their own natural voices, and are backed by a live band that rocks the house with vivacious back-up singers and dancers who bring the performances to life.

Five stunning tribute artists will grace the Rialto Square Theatre stage.  The talented Sharon Owens brings memories back as she honors the legendary Barbra Streisand with her uncanny resemblance and breathtaking vocal range of three full octaves.  King of Pop, Michael Jackson, portrayed by Damian Brantley, brings signature Michael moves and melodies to the stage and audience members to their feet with numbers like “Smooth Criminal” and “Thriller.”  Show revelers can hear Rus Anderson as Elton use his own live vocals to belt out fan favorites like “Crocodile Rock” and “Rocket Man”, while Joelle Righetti turns back time with her sensational portrayal of Cher.  The stellar cast is completed with the incredible talents of Matt Ryan and his phenomenal tribute to the boss, Bruce Springsteen.

Since its debut at the Imperial Palace on May 5, 1983, Legends in Concert has earned entertainment industry awards for “Show of the Year,” “Entertainers of the Year,” “Grand Slam” and the prestigious “Show of Shows” awarded by the International Press Association. Today, Legends in Concert still performs to sold-out crowds on the Las Vegas strip at the Flamingo Las Vegas, as well as, Branson, Foxwoods Resort Casino, Long Island, Myrtle Beach, Niagara Falls, in Waikiki at the Royal Hawaiian Theater, on the high seas aboard the Norwegian EPIC and Norwegian PEARL.  The debut of Legends in Concert at the Rialto Square Theatre has a music legend for everyone, from rock stars to the most unforgettable icons, so don’t miss your chance to be there when the stars align.