LAS VEGAS, (June 30, 2018) – Legends in Concert celebrates 35 years as the longest-running show in Las Vegas with an incomparable cast of music legends. The acclaimed production, featuring a live band and dancers, will bring audiences to their feet with performances paying tribute to Michael Jackson, Tina Turner, Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, and, for the first time ever on the Legends stage, Jon Bon Jovi and Bob Marley at Flamingo Las Vegas July 1 through September 9, 2018. (Elvis Presley runs through July 19 and Johnny Cash runs from July 21 through September 9, 2018.)
Legends will take audiences on a musical journey through various genres of music including Country, Pop, Rock and Reggae during the dynamic 90 minutes show. “Runaway” for the first time in Legends’ history with Jon Bon Jovi portrayed by Jason Morey, who will also rock out with Jersey-boy’s hits, “Wanted Dead or Alive” and the anthem “Living On A Prayer.” Next you’ll be “Jammin’” with another Legends first, Bob Marley portrayed by OneGunn, as he performs the Reggae legend’s hits “Buffalo Soldier,” “Shot the Sherriff” and “Get Up Stand Up,” among others. Lori Mitchell-Gay brings Tina Turner and her classic hits “Private Dancer” and “Proud Mary” among others to the stage, while Kevin Mills pays homage to the King himself, Elvis Presley (through July 19). The other king, The King of Pop, Michael Jackson, is portrayed by Brandon Jones – who brings the icons’ hits to the award-winning production with many “Thriller” moments. And finally, Johnny Cash is paid tribute by Shawn Barker (beginning July 21), who portrayed the Country icon on Broadway in “Million Dollar Quartet,” as well as on stage all over the world from Australia to Europe.
“Legends in Concert” continues to celebrate the world’s most famous and influential icons, many gone too soon, giving audiences an extraordinary chance to experience live the most captivating music, fashion and memories of these true legends.
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. For additional information visit www.flamingolasvegas.com or www.legendsinconcert.com or follow us on Twitter @LegendsInConcert and Instagram @LegendsInConcertLV or Facebook @LegendsInConcert.
ABOUT LEGENDS IN CONCERT:
Legends in Concert is celebrating 35 years of success this year, and 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 in the historic Donny and Marie Showroom, recently voted best showroom by Review Journal’s Best of Las Vegas. 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, Melbourne, Australia, and on the high seas aboard the Norwegian PEARL. Connect with Legends in Concert on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. www.legendsinconcert.com
ABOUT 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, Legends in Concert, Piff The Magic Dragon and the late night adult revue X Burlesque. For more information, please visit www.flamingolasvegas.com or the Caesars Entertainment Las Vegas media room. Find Flamingo Las Vegas on Facebook and follow on Twitter and Instagram.