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MELBOURNE WILL AGAIN EXPERIENCE THE THRILL OF LEGENDS IN CONCERT

Acclaimed Las Vegas show returns to Crown Melbourne
PAYING TRIBUTE TO SOME OF OUR CELEBRATED STARS
Elton John: Cyndi Lauper: Cher: Stevie Wonder: Tina Turner:
Michael Jackson: Elvis Presley
The original, largest and widely regarded as the world’s greatest live celebrity tribute show, Legends in Concert is very excited to be returning to The Palms at Crown Melbourne in January 2023 after a two year long intermission from its annual record-breaking seasonal appearances at Crown, opening on 12 January with performances until 29 January. Tickets on sale to the public on Monday, 4 July 2022.
Direct from Las Vegas, this internationally acclaimed production takes audiences on an electrifying journey through the songbooks of some of music’s most legendary superstar singers with world-renowned tribute artists, a live band, talented singers and dancers, lavish multimedia theatrical sets and authentic costumes.
The Legends in Concert tribute artists will sing with pitch-perfect live vocals on The Palms stage at Crown Melbourne as they portray Elton John: Cyndi Lauper: Cher: Stevie Wonder: Tina Turner: Michael Jackson: Elvis Presley

Legends in Concert made its Las Vegas debut in 1983 as an initial six-week engagement in the centre of the Las Vegas Strip. Continuously running since then, it is the longest-running live entertainment in Las Vegas’ history with its flagship show currently at the Tropicana Las Vegas Hotel and Casino. Legends in Concert has entertained over 40 million fans during the past 39 years.
Legends in Concert has resumed engagements and is back on the road, since Covid restrictions have been scaled back, travelling around the world with performances in many different theatres and casino showrooms. In Melbourne, the tribute artists performing at The Palms at Crown showroom will cross a dynamic spectrum of music.
“Legends is thrilled to be returning to The Palms, one of the best concert venues anywhere and which also has had some of the most energetic and appreciative Legends fans the show has held performances for,” said Mark Kogan, General Manager for Special Engagements of Legends in Concert. This will be our fifth seasonal engagement in Melbourne. This coming summer’s show will feature a “magnificent seven” all-star line-up of the best of the best tribute artists in the world who have been fan favourites of our past four engagements at The Palms. And Elvis will be “back in the building” at The Palms, which will give fans of the King and the Baz Luhrmann’s Elvis movie the ultimate feel-good experience.”
The tribute artists perform using only their own natural voices and are backed by a live band that rocks the house with vivacious back-up singers and dancers. All were carefully selected to help ensure Legends in Concert’s return to The Palms at Crown in Melbourne will once again be a spectacular and unforgettable experience.
Tickets to Legends in Concert at The Palms at Crown Melbourne will go on sale on sale to the General Public on 4 July 2022 for performances in January 2023.

Legends in Concert – The Palms at Crown Melbourne
Dates: January 12 to 29, 2023
Performance times: Wednesdays through Sundays 7.30pm
Saturday matinee performances at 2:00pm
Venue: The Palms at Crown, 8 Whiteman St, Southbank
Tickets: www.ticketmaster.com.au or phone 136100.
Price: Tickets from $69.90 including the booking fee; there will also be a transaction fee
Website: www.legendsinconcert.com

Media enquiries: CAVANAGH PR
Julie Cavanagh / 0419 306 540 / [email protected]
Larissa Anderson / 0419 348 938 / [email protected]

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Legends in Concert Announces Sizzling Summer Lineup at OWA Theater

Family fun begins with tributes to Katy Perry, Michael Jackson, Lady Gaga, Cyndi Lauper and Bruno Mars in Coastal Alabama June 7

 

(Foley, Alabama) – Legends in Concert and the OWA Theater are ready to kick-off summer with a sizzling hot lineup of some of the biggest names in music. The most-awarded show in Las Vegas history, Legends in Concert, brings a pop sensation, the King of Pop, a 13-time Grammy winner and fashion icon, a 40-year pop music megastar and a little 24 karat magic, together on one stage, opening June 7. This show will feature not only the world’s greatest tribute artists, but also high energy dancers, back-up vocalists, a live band, magnificent costumes, elaborate theatrical sets, a full array of incredible special effects, and much more.

 

Fans will certainly feel the Roar of Nellie Norris’ upbeat portrayal of Katy Perry, and will find it hard to stay in their seats as they Shake Your Body down to the ground with Nae Cullors impeccable portrayal of Michael Jackson. Lady Gaga returns with a Million Reasons to see Erika Moul’s riveting performance of the Vegas Headliner, and Nellie Norris returns to prove Girls Just Want to Have Fun as Cyndi Lauper. Isaiah Mercado, as Bruno Mars, will welcome you Just The Way You Are while bringing the Uptown Funk to the summer stage and is sure to have you dancing in the aisles.

 

“We are thrilled to kick-off our fourth summer at OWA with a fantastic version of our show designed specifically for families,” said Brian Brigner, Chief Operating Officer of Legends in Concert. “This line-up feels like the ultimate sing-along show and summer party for guests to our beautiful state-of-the-art theater.”

 

Legends in Concert will present summer lineup performances June 7 – September 4, at the OWA Theater, located in Downtown OWA, Tuesday through Saturday at 7:30pm, and with weekly matinee performances Saturday and Sunday at 4pm. Tickets are currently on sale, and can be purchased at VisitOWA.com/Tickets or by calling 251-369-6100. Group discounts for 10+ are also available.

 

Since its debut in 1983, Legends in Concert has earned countless entertainment industry awards including “Show of the Year,” “Entertainers of the Year,” “Grand Slam,” and the prestigious “Show of Shows” awarded by the International Press Association and was most recently awarded the 2018 “Casino Production Show of the Year,” at the sixth annual Casino Entertainment Awards, presented by The Global Gaming Expo (G2E).

 

For additional information on show schedules, tickets, and more, go to www.VisitOWA.com or www.LEGENDSINCONCERT.COM/OWA or follow us on Twitter @LegendsOWA, Facebook @LegendsInConcertOWA and Instagram @LegendsInConcertOWA.

 

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CELEBRATE “LEGENDARY DIVAS” ADELE AND CELINE DION FOR FREE IN LAS VEGAS

Legends in Concert at Tropicana offering FREE tickets to fans of Adele and Celine Dion

LAS VEGAS, NV – Feb. 7, 2022 Legends in Concert, the longest-running and most-awarded show in Las Vegas, is offering free tickets to its new Legendary Divas production for fans holding tickets to Adele or Celine Dion’s postponed Las Vegas residencies.  Until these superstars resume performances, Legends in Concert is the next best way in Las Vegas to experience the music and magic of these incredibly talented women.

Legendary Divas at Tropicana Las Vegas kicks off 2022 with a spectacular new musical extravaganza where fans can enjoy both Adele’s amazing look-alike Janae Longo and Celine Dion tribute artist Elisa Furr, fresh off her TV appearance on Clash of the Cover Bands®.  These outstanding performers will be joined by spectacular tributes to Lady Gaga by Tierney Allen, Cher by Lisa McClowry, all hosted by Frank Marino’s popular long-running tribute to Joan Rivers.

A limited number of free tickets for each scheduled performance of Legends in Concert’s Legendary Divas, through September 5, 2022, will be reserved for those who purchased tickets to Adele and Celine Dion’s postponed Las Vegas shows.  Guests simply need to show proof of purchase to receive complimentary tickets from Tropicana’s box office.

Join us, dance and sing along as we celebrate the greatest hit songs of Adele and Celine Dion, along with the chart-toppers of Lady Gaga and Cher. It’s a spectacular show unlike any other on the Strip.  For more information about Legends in Concert, visit LEGENDSINCONCERT.COM.

About Legends in Concert
Legends in Concert is celebrating 39 years of success this year and claims the title of longest-running show in Las Vegas.  Legends in Concert debuted in 1983 and has continued to mesmerize fans for close to four decades on the Las Vegas Strip.  Currently, the all-new production holds six performances weekly in the Legends in Concert Theater at Tropicana 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, dancers and sensational showgirls who bring the performances to life. In addition to Las Vegas, On Stage produces Legends in Concert productions in such markets as Atlantic City, Branson, Coastal Alabama (OWA), 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.   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 – 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 Robert Irvine’s Public House, Oakville Tuscan Grill, and Red Lotus Asian Kitchen, as well as Starbucks. For more information, visit www.troplv.com.

 

 

MEDIA CONTACTS: 

For Legends in Concert:
Michael Caprio, Caprio Media Design
[email protected]
(818) 917-8086

For Tropicana Las Vegas:
Chandra Stepanovich, Dandelion PR
[email protected]
(702) 683-6004

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LEGENDS IN CONCERT GOES COUNTRY THIS SPRING PRESENTING LEGENDS OF COUNTRY AT OWA THEATER

Performances begin February 9 through May 29, 2022 – Featuring Tributes to Garth Brooks, Shania Twain, Martina McBride & Elvis Presley
FOLEY, ALABAMA (January 25, 2022) – Legends in Concert and the OWA Theater are ready to kick-off the spring season with some of the biggest names in country music history. The longest-running and most-awarded show in Las Vegas history, Legends in Concert, will present Legends of Country this spring at the state-of-the-art OWA Theater. The show will pay tribute to four of the biggest icons and luminaries in country music, together on one stage and portrayed by the world’s greatest tribute artists.
This new production is more spectacular than ever with dazzling tributes by Stacey Whitton Summers as she pays homage to Shania Twain and Martina McBride, Shawn Gerhard as country music superstar Garth Brooks and Patrick Dunn as Elvis Presley. Elvis tribute artist fans around the country will recognize Patrick, as he is the recently crowned 2021 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Champion from Elvis Week in Memphis. Legends of Country will be his first and only appearance in coastal Alabama, so don’t miss out!
“We are thrilled to present Legends of Country at OWA Parks & Resort this spring, as our fans that have attended our previous shows have asked for more country music in this market,” said Brian Brigner, Chief Operating Officer of Legends in Concert. “We are also excited to welcome the reigning Ultimate Elvis as recognized by Graceland and Elvis Presley Enterprises, making his debut in Foley.
Legends in Concert will have performances February 9 – May 29, 2022 at the OWA Theater located in Downtown OWA, Wednesday through Saturday at 7:00pm in February, then the same days at 7:30pm beginning in March, and with a weekend matinee performance on Sunday at 3pm all spring. Tickets are currently on sale, and can be purchased at VisitOWA.com/Tickets or by calling 251-369-6100. Group discounts for 10+ are also available.
Since its debut in 1983, Legends in Concert has earned countless entertainment industry awards including “Show of the Year,” “Entertainers of the Year,” “Grand Slam,” and the prestigious “Show of Shows” awarded by the International Press Association and was most recently awarded the “Casino Production Show of the Year,” at the sixth annual Casino Entertainment Awards, presented by The Global Gaming Expo (G2E).
For more information about Legends in Concert, visit LEGENDSINCONCERT.COM.
About Legends in Concert
Legends in Concert is celebrating 38 years of success this year and claims the title of longest-running show in Las Vegas. Legends in Concert debuted in 1983 and has continued to mesmerize fans for close to four decades on the Las Vegas Strip. Currently, the all-new production holds multiple performances weekly in the Legends in Concert Theater at Tropicana Las Vegas. Packed with all-star talent and powerhouse vocals from many 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, dancers and sensational showgirls who bring the performances to life. In addition to Las Vegas, On Stage produces Legends in Concert productions in such markets as Atlantic City, Branson, Coastal Alabama (OWA), 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. www.legendsinconcert.com
About OWA Parks & Resort
OWA has become known as a world-class entertainment destination owned and operated by the Poarch Band of Creek Indians. Its authentic design celebrates the destinations rural roots and the area’s natural beauty. The name OWA, which translates to “big water” in the Muscogee Creek language, was inspired by the 14-acre lake at the center of this unique development. OWA has the feel of a small Southern town that evolved through time with distinct districts, such as Downtown OWA and The Park at OWA, its amusement park. OWA’s 150-room Marriott TownePlace Suites is open to the public, as well as its 14-acre amusement park. The Park at OWA features more than 20 rides, in-park dining, a brand-new splash pad and a variety of midway games. Enjoy retail and dining amenities admission-free in Downtown OWA. Check VisitOWA.com for full details and the latest events
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MEDIA CONTACTS:
For Legends in Concert:
Brian Brigner, Legends in Concert
[email protected]
(843) 421-3569
For OWA Parks & Resort
Kristin Hellmich
[email protected]
(251) 923-2111 x 4

MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL® ANNOUNCES CAST FOR FOLEY PRODUCTION January 25-30 for 8 performances!

Great for a girls’ night out! Tickets On Sale Now!
FOLEY, AL (JAN. 19, 2022) – GFour Productions, winners of 56 Drama Desk and 48 Tony Awards®, today announced the cast of leading ladies for the Foley production of the international hit show MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL®, which will play at OWA Theater, year-round home of Legends in Concert for 8 performances, January 25-30. Tickets are currently on sale and can be purchased at https://legendsinconcert.com or by calling 251-369-6100. Group discounts for 10+ are also available.
MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL® continues to empower women across the globe, keeping hot flashes “HOT” through 20 years of production, playing to more than 17 million fans worldwide. The Myrtle Beach cast includes Rebecca Fisher (Soap Star), Melanie Souza (Earth Mother), Kimberly Vanbiesbrouck (Iowa Housewife), and Kara-Tamieka Watkins (Professional Woman).
Rebecca Fisher (Soap Star) has played the role of Soap Star in MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL® for many years, has performed the show all over the United States, as well as Canada and Singapore. Other favorite roles include Yitzhak in HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH, post-stroke Bette Davis in ME AND JEZEBEL; and Meredith Parker in BAT BOY: THE MUSICAL. As a vocalist and cabaret artist, she’s appeared in many venues around the Orlando area, and performed her one-woman cabaret, SIN. PLAY. LIVE. at The Metropolitan Room in New York City.
Melanie Souza (Earth Mother) Favorite Regional performances include: New Bedford Festival Theatre: MAMMA MIA (Rosie), American Stage: HAIRSPRAY: (Prudy Pingleton), INFORMED CONSENT (Dean Hagan, Jillian’s Mother), IN THE HEIGHTS (Abuela Claudia), THE BIKINIS (Karla, The Hippodrome Theatre), SOCIAL SECURITY (Trudy Hayman, Alhambra Theatre) with Barbara Eden, and ADDAMS FAMILY (Grandma Addams), BREAKING UP IS HARD TO DO (Esther Simowitz, Ivoryton Playhouse), SISTER ACT (Sr. Mary Lazarus, Lake Dillon Theatre), STEPPING OUT (Dorothy, TheatreZone) with Donna McKecknie and 9 TO 5 (Roz, Theatre by the Sea).
Kimberly Vanbiesbrouck (Iowa Housewife) first performed in MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL® in her hometown of Detroit, where it was awarded the honor of longest-running musical in the city’s history and Best Ensemble Cast. Currently she resides in Chicago, where some of her other credits include MOTHERHOOD THE MUSICAL, BEYOND THE RAINBOW (Judy Garland), FORBIDDEN BROADWAY, SWEET CHARITY, ALWAYS PATSY CLINE, A CHORUS LINE, and CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF. She is also the national Choreography Co-Supervisor for MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL®.
Kara-Tameika Watkins (Professional Woman) first joined MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL® in 2006 in Baltimore, MD and has worked on productions in Bethesda, MD, Providence, RI and recently at New Theatre and Restaurant in Kansas. She has worked regionally at Signature Theatre, Arena Stage, Olney Theatre, Studio Theatre, MetroStage, Creative Cauldron, Theatre J, Barter Theatre, Totem Pole Playhouse, Northshore Music Theatre, Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera House, Eldorado Casino in Reno, Luxor Casino in Las Vegas as well as performing with the Baltimore and Indianapolis Symphony Orchestras.
ABOUT THE SHOW
Set in a department store, four women meet while shopping for a black lace bra at a lingerie sale. After noticing similarities among one another, the cast jokes about their woeful hot flashes, mood swings, wrinkles, weight gain and much more. These women form a sisterhood and unique bond with the entire audience as they rejoice in celebrating that menopause is no longer “The Silent Passage.”
Inspired by a hot flash and a bottle of wine, MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL® was created as a celebration of women who find themselves at any stage of “The Change.” The laughter-filled 90-minute production gets audience members out of their seats and singing along to parodies from classic pop songs of the ‘60s, ‘70s and ‘80s.
MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL® is now in its 20th year and 16th as the longest-running musical in Las Vegas history, performing nightly at Harrah’s Hotel and Casino on the Las Vegas Strip. Seen by more than 17 million, it has played every state in the continental U.S. and more than 500 cities worldwide, and has been translated into nine languages. For more information, visit www.MenopauseTheMusical.com.
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About GFour Productions Proud producers and co-financiers of some of the world’s highest caliber entertainment, from Broadway to the West End and beyond. Current productions and investments include: TINA: THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL, THE BOOK OF MORMON, and SIX THE MUSICAL on Broadway; AMERICAN BUFFALO opening in April 2022 on Broadway starring Sam Rockwell, Laurence Fishburne and Darren Criss; THE SHARK IS BROKEN in the West End; the U.K tour of DREAMGIRLS; and the U.S. tours of THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG, MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL®, FUNNY WOMEN OF A CERTAIN AGE, and the Tony Award®-nominated FIDDLER ON THE ROOF. This month, AN EVENING WITH WHITNEY: THE WHITNEY HOUSTON HOLOGRAM TOUR in partnership with BASE Entertainment and the Estate of Whitney Houston, opened in Las Vegas at Harrah’s Hotel and Casino. Other highlights include winning four 2020 Tony Awards® for THE INHERITANCE including Best Play; winning the 2013 Tony Award® for their production of WHO’S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF; co-financing the Tony Award® winning MATILDA THE MUSICAL; producing 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL with music and lyrics by Dolly Parton; and producing AMERICAN SON starring Kerry Washington, which was recently adapted for Netflix. Their combined shows have been nominated for 146 Tony Awards®, winning 48 and 110 Drama Desk Awards, winning 56. Their smash hit MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL®, now in its 20th year including 16 years as the longest-running musical in Las Vegas history, can be seen nightly at Harrah’s Hotel and Casino on the Las Vegas strip as well as on tour around the U.S., Australia, Canada, Europe and New Zealand. Seen by more than 17 million fans, it has played every state in the continental U.S. and more than 500 cities in 17 countries worldwide, and has been translated into nine languages. Their newest play, MIDDLETOWN® by Dan Clancy was selected as a Chicago Tribune Critic’s Pick, and has performed in Las Vegas, Atlanta, Chicago and Miami. For more information, visit GFourProductions.com.
About OWA
OWA has become known as a world-class entertainment destination owned and operated by the Poarch Band of Creek Indians. Its authentic design celebrates the destinations rural roots and the area’s natural beauty. The name OWA, which translates to “big water” in the Muscogee Creek language, was inspired by the 14-acre lake at the center of this unique development. OWA has the feel of a small Southern town that evolved through time with distinct districts, such as Downtown OWA and The Park at OWA, its amusement park.
OWA’s 150-room Marriott TownePlace Suites is open to the public, as well as its 14-acre amusement park. The Park at OWA features more than 20 rides, in-park dining, a brand-new splash pad and a variety of midway games. Enjoy retail and dining amenities admission-free in Downtown OWA. Check VisitOWA.com for full details and the latest events.

Menopause The Musical®