LAS VEGAS (February 7, 2019) – On Thursday evening, Tropicana Las Vegas celebrated the forthcoming Legends in Concert residency at the newly named Legends in Concert Theater with an outdoor sneak preview of the show held on the famed four corners of the Las Vegas Strip.
Now celebrating its 35th anniversary operating the musical tribute, The Legends in Concert cast Brian Duprey as Frank Sinatra, Cody Slaughter as Elvis Presley, Jazmine Katrina as Whitney Houston, and Tierney Allen as Lady Gaga joined together with show producer Brian Brigner, Tropicana Las Vegas executives Aaron Rosenthal and Mike Thoma, and Las Vegas showgirls for a special ribbon cutting to commence the upcoming residency show to its new home.
“Tropicana Las Vegas is pleased to welcome home our newest entertainment residency, Legends in Concert,” said Aaron Rosenthal, VP and General Manager for Tropicana Las Vegas. “This iconic show has entertained more than 35 million fans around the globe, and its remarkable history on The Strip makes for the perfect partnership. Legends in Concert is a great addition to the ever-expanding entertainment and amenity lineup at Tropicana Las Vegas, and we cannot wait to share the experience and newly renamed Legends in Concert Theater with our guests come February 11.”
“We are thrilled to unveil our all-new production at our new legendary home, Tropicana Las Vegas, building on the show’s three and a half decades of success, while also beginning a powerful multi-year agreement between two Vegas icons,” said Brian Brigner, Chief Operating Officer of On Stage Enterprises, producers of Legends. “We are delighted to expand our relationship with Penn National Gaming via a long-term multi-dimensional partnership, and move the flagship version of our production to the famed four corners of the Las Vegas Strip.”
With seven former Legends cast members in attendance, tourists and locals alike were treated to a complimentary sneak peek show courtesy of four of the shows’ current tribute artists including Lady Gaga, Whitney Houston, Elvis Presley, and Frank Sinatra. Musical performances included “Luck Be a Lady,” “I’m Your Baby Tonight,” “Shallow,” and “Hound Dog.”
Legends in Concert will continue its 35-year run and debut at its new home at the Legends in Concert Theater on February 11. The iconic Legends in Concert show will join the Tropicana Las Vegas’ entertainment lineup which includes Purple Reign, the Prince tribute show, as well as the hottest comedians in the business and up-and-coming Las Vegas comedians at Laugh Factory Comedy Club.
Legends in Concert will perform Monday through Saturday at 7:30 p.m. with additional matinee shows available at 4 p.m. on Thursday and Saturday, with tickets starting at $49.99 (excludes tax and fees). VIP booths and preferred seating will also be available, ranging from $59.99 to $79.99 (excludes tax and fees). Tickets can be purchased in person at the Tropicana Box Office, or online at www.ticketmaster.com and www.ticketbat.com.
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, Legends in Concert debuted at Imperial Palace Hotel and Casino in 1983 and later moved to Flamingo Las Vegas in 2013, in conjunction with the show’s 30-year anniversary. 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 productions 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 @LegendsInConcert, Instagram @legendsinconcertlv and Twitter @LegendsConcert. www.legendsinconcert.com
About Tropicana Las Vegas
Set on the famed Four Corners with commanding views of the Las Vegas Strip, Tropicana Las Vegas – a DoubleTree by Hilton is a Penn National Gaming destination and boasts stylish rooms, suites and luxury villas, complete with acclaimed restaurants, premier entertainment options and a 50,000-square-foot casino. The resort redefines the expectations of today’s global travelers by providing a casually elegant experience on The Strip, all with a South Beach rhythm and vibe. The property also features Glow® a Mandara Spa and fitness center, Laugh Factory Comedy Club and restaurants such as Bacio Italian Cuisine, Oakville Steakhouse, Robert Irvine’s Public House, Red Lotus Asian Kitchen and Savor Brunch Buffet, plus on-the-go options such as Barista Café, Fresh Mix and South Beach Food Court. For more information, visit www.troplv.com.
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