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LAS VEGAS (May 5, 2016) – May 5th marks the 33rd anniversary of the longest-running show in Las Vegas, Legends in Concert. Initially introduced in 1983 as a six week limited engagement at the Imperial Palace Hotel & Casino, this Las Vegas original now performs 10 shows a week, year round in the Donny & Marie Showroom at Flamingo Las Vegas.
The elaborate production takes audiences on an electrifying journey through some of music’s most legendary performances. The current cast of legends crosses a dynamic spectrum of music. The show highlights legends-in-the-making such as Adele, portrayed by JC Brando, music titan, Michael Jackson, performed by Damian Brantley, and features Frank Moore’s tribute to beloved icon, Prince. The Blues Brothers™, played by Eric Martin and Carmen Romano, host the incomparable experience of tributes with their engaging brand of comedy.
As Legends in Concert is always evolving, exciting tribute artists turn up the heat this summer with Jazmine as megastar Whitney Houston, Kate Steele as Lady Gaga, and the much anticipated return of Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Champion, Bill Cherry, as the “King of Rock ‘n’ Roll.”
“It has been our privilege and pleasure for the past 33 years to showcase such enormously talented tribute artists and to provide family-oriented, value-priced live musical entertainment, six nights per week, Center Strip,” said Brian Brigner, chief operating officer for Legends in Concert. “It’s been a long road to get to this moment, but it’s been a great ride.”
For tickets and information on show line-ups, visit www.legendsinconcert.com. Performances are at 4 p.m., 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. throughout the entire year.
For more than three decades, Legends in Concert has proudly entertained more than 6.6 million Las Vegas visitors and residents, produced over 18,500 performances on the Las Vegas Strip and performed to more than 30 million fans worldwide. Tickets are on sale at all Caesars Entertainment box offices or by calling 702-777-2782. More information is available at www.flamingolasvegas.com or www.legendsinconcert.com.
ABOUT LEGENDS IN CONCERT
Recently voted Best Tribute Show in the Las Vegas Review-Journal’s Best of Las Vegas 2015 poll, Legends in Concert, celebrating 33 years of success, this year claims the title of longest-running production show in Las Vegas. Owned and operated by On Stage Enterprises, LLC, Legends in Concert debuted at Imperial Palace Hotel and Casino in 1983 and later moved to Flamingo Las Vegas and Casino in 2013 in conjunction with the show’s 30-year anniversary. Initially introduced as a limited six week engagement, this Las Vegas staple now performs 10 shows a week, year round. 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 tribute artists 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. In addition to Las Vegas, On Stage produces Legends shows in such markets as Atlantic City, Branson, Foxwoods Resort Casino, Long Island, Myrtle Beach, Niagara Falls, in Waikiki at the Royal Hawaiian Theater, on the high seas aboard the Norwegian PEARL, and produces the acclaimed theatrical production Elvis Lives: http://elvislivestour.com.
Connect with Legends in Concert on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. www.legendsinconcert.com
Flamingo Las Vegas
Located in the heart of the Las Vegas Strip, Flamingo Las Vegas is a true desert oasis. The center-Strip resort features more than 3,500 guest rooms and suites, including the FAB rooms and the award-winning Flamingo GO Rooms and Mini Suites. Celebrating its 70th anniversary at the end of 2016, the historic hotel-casino is home to a sprawling 15-acre pool and wildlife habitat complete with waterfalls, mature island vegetation and tropical wildlife, three distinctive pools including the adult GO Pool, and several outdoor wedding gardens. Flamingo Las Vegas offers a wide variety of dining options with eateries such as Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville, Center Cut Steakhouse and Mexican hot spot Carlos ’n Charlie’s. The resort also hosts an all-star line-up of entertainers including brother-sister duo Donny & Marie, internationally-renowned singer-actress Olivia Newton-John, Jeff Civillico, Legends in Concert and the late night adult revue X Burlesque. For more information, please visit flamingolasvegas.com. Find Flamingo Las Vegas on Facebook and follow on Twitter and Instagram.