Legends in Concert Direct From London

LEGENDS IN CONCERT PRESENTS DIRECT FROM LONDON FOR THE FIRST TIME AT OWA!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 8, 2020
LEGENDS IN CONCERT PRESENTS DIRECT FROM LONDON FOR THE FIRST TIME AT OWA!
Tributes to Elton John, Freddie Mercury, Rod Stewart and George Michael will wow audiences in Coastal Alabama beginning September 17
FOLEY, AL (September 8, 2020) – For the first time in history, four Legends come together for an incredible engagement to kick off the 2020 fall Legends in Concert Season starting September 17 at the OWA Theater. The longest-running and most-awarded show in Las Vegas, Legends in Concert, will pay tribute to some of the biggest icons and luminaries in British music history (including Elton John, Freddie Mercury, Rod Stewart and George Michael) together on one stage. Direct From London 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 experience Fernando Castro’s flamboyant stage persona and four octave vocal range tribute to Freddie Mercury, the lead singer of Queen, while being mesmerized by the stunning wardrobe, vocals and musicianship of Rus Anderson as the incomparable Elton John. Rob Caudill as Rod Stewart returns by popular demand after appearing in the inaugural line-up for the theater in 2019. Michael Knight also returns from the holiday show, to pay homage to George Michael, and you can have “Faith” he will have you dancing in your seat all night.
“We are thrilled to launch this all-new production in Coastal Alabama. This lineup brings to life many of the greatest hits of all time that charted not only in the United Kingdom, but also in America, from four of the biggest selling recording artists in music history,” said Brian Brigner, Chief Operating Officer of Legends in Concert. “Since opening last summer, our number one goal is to continue to bring ever-involving shows and dynamic performances to our adoring fans in the region, and baffle even the most critical skeptics as they watch in bewildered amazement, at the greatest tribute artists in the world. We also have developed robust safety measures for all areas of the theater, that focuses on your safety and the health and safety of our staff and cast members allowing our guests to enjoy their experience without concern.”
Legends in Concert continues to celebrate the world’s most famous and influential superstars. Many of these icons are gone too soon which is why these performances give audiences an extraordinary chance to experience the most captivating music, fashion and memories of these true legends live on one stage. All singing 100% live!
Legends in Concert will debut this new show with performances September 17 – November 1, 2020 at the state-of-the-art OWA Theater, Thursday through Saturday at 7:30pm, and with weekend matinee performances on Sundays at 3pm. Saturday matinee shows at 3pm will be added beginning October 3. Tickets are currently on sale, and can be purchased at VisitOWA.com/Tickets or by calling 251-369-6100. Group discounts for 10 or more 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. Most recently, Legends in Concer was 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 go to www.VisitOWA.com or or follow us on Twitter @LegendsOWA, Facebook @LegendsInConcertOWA, and Instagram @LegendsInConcertOWA.
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About Legends in Concert Legends in Concert is celebrating 36 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 wowed fans with thousands of performances at both Harrah’s and Flamingo Las Vegas. In February 2019, the acclaimed show launched a bigger, better, bolder production year round in the newly named 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 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, 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. Connect with Legends in Concert on Facebook @LegendsInConcert, Instagram @legendsinconcertlv and Twitter @LegendsConcert. www.legendsinconcert.com
About OWA® OWA (oh-wah) has become known as a world-class, award winning 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 sits within walking distance to the entire property, as well as its 14-acre amusement park. The Park at OWA features more than 20 rides, with favorites like Mystic Mansion and Rollin’ Thunder. It also features in-park dining, a brand new splash pad and a variety of midway games. Enjoy retail, entertainment, and dining amenities in admission-free in Downtown OWA, fseven days a week. Check VisitOWA.com for full details and the latest events, or follow @VisitOWA across all social platforms.
MEDIA CONTACTS:
Brian Brigner Legends in Concert, Chief Operating Officer (843) 421-3569 [email protected]
Kristin Hellmich OWA, Director of Marketing/Public Relations (251) 359-8554 [email protected]

LEGENDS IN CONCERT SET TO REOPEN AT OWA!

Leo Days as Elvis LIC

Leo Days as Elvis LIC

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 23, 2020


LEGENDS IN CONCERT SET TO REOPEN AT OWA!

 

Tributes to Elvis Presley, Michael Jackson, Britney Spears and Luke Bryan will wow audiences in Coastal Alabama beginning July 1 

 

FOLEY, AL (June 23, 2020) – Legends in Concert and the OWA Theater are ready to officially kick-off summer with a sizzling hot lineup of some of the biggest names in music history. Having been forced to close for the first time in its 36 year history due to a pandemic, the show is permitted to welcome back guests and prepared to provide a safe and healthy environment to experience a night of world-class entertainment. The longest-running and most-awarded show in Las Vegas history, Legends in Concert, brings the King of Rock and Roll, the King of Pop, the Princess of Pop and the Most-Heard Artist of the Decade, together on one stage, opening     July 1. 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 be “Lucky” to experience Katie Murdock’s impeccable portrayal of the Princess of Pop, Britney Spears, while being mesmerized by the stunning dance moves and vocals of “Man in the Mirror,” J. Lucas, as he pays homage to the one and only Michael Jackson. Elvis Presley also returns with hunk of “Burnin’ Love” Leo Days, back by popular demand, in his beloved portrayal of The King, Elvis Presley. Plus, the Park at OWA will not feature the only “Roller Coaster” on the property this summer, when Chad Collins delivers a hit-filled set from the Most-Heard Artist of the Decade, Luke Bryan.

 

“We are thrilled to re-open for our second summer at OWA with a fantastic version of our show designed for all musical tastes,” said Brian Brigner, Chief Operating Officer of Legends in Concert. We have tremendous respect and appreciation for the responsibility we have to provide a safe, sanitary and comfortable environment as we invite guests back to experience our show. I assure you safety protocols are in place and will be performed frequently including social distancing practices. We look forward to responsibly welcoming guests back into our theater.” 

 

Legends in Concert continues to celebrate the world’s most famous and influential icons. Many of these icons are gone too soon which is why these performances give audiences an extraordinary chance to experience the most captivating music, fashion and memories of these true legends live on one stage. All singing 100% live!

 

Legends in Concert will have performances with this line-up July 1 – September 6, 2020 at the state-of-the-art OWA Theater, Tuesday through Saturday at 7:30pm, and with weekend matinee performances on Saturdays and Sundays at 4pm. There will also be special holiday weekend performance times. 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 by calling 314-775-6822.

 

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. 

 

About Legends in Concert 

Legends in Concert is celebrating 36 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 wowed fans with thousands of performances at both Harrah’s and Flamingo Las Vegas. In February 2019, the acclaimed show launched a bigger, better, bolder production year round in the newly named 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 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, 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. Connect with Legends in Concert on Facebook @LegendsInConcert, Instagram @legendsinconcertlv and Twitter @LegendsConcert. www.legendsinconcert.com

 

About OWA®
OWA (oh-wah) has become known as a world-class, award winning 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 sits within walking distance to the entire property, as well as its 14-acre amusement park. The Park at OWA features more than 20 rides, with favorites like Mystic Mansion and Rollin’ Thunder. It also features in-park dining, a brand new splash pad and a variety of midway games. Enjoy retail and dining amenities in admission-free in Downtown OWA, featuring favorites like Paula Deen’s Family Kitchen, Lucy’s Retired Surfer Bar, Clash eSports, and more. Check VisitOWA.com for full details and the latest events, or follow @VisitOWA across all social platforms.

 

MEDIA CONTACTS:

 

Brian Brigner

Legends in Concert, Chief Operating Officer

(843) 421-3569

[email protected]

 

Kristin Hellmich

OWA, Director of Marketing/Public Relations

(251) 359-8554

[email protected]

 

Legends in Concerts set to resume performances soon!

Throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, the health, welfare, and safety of our employees and guests from around the world has always been, and will continue to be, our top priority. As we prepare for the future, our goal is reopening our business in a manner that puts health and safety at the center of our operations. Here are some details of the procedures we have in place.

 

Mandatory Face Coverings: Legends in Concert is requiring that all employees not performing on stage, wear physical respiratory protection such as a cloth face covering whenever people are within six feet (two meters) of each other.

Social Distancing: Public health guidance stresses that whenever possible, everyone should leave at least six feet (two meters) to the person closest to them. We will have all areas from box office, restrooms, concessions, to the auditorium entrance managed using methods such as lines marked on the ground, ropes and stanchions, in combination with workers who provide information about anticipated wait time and ingress and egress procedure.

Restroom Hygiene: A frequent sanitizing schedule and log will be executed in restrooms including:

•   Door handles and push plates

•   Sink faucets and counters, and toilet handles

•   Lids of containers for disposal of women’s sanitary products

•   Soap dispensers and towel dispenser handles

•   Baby changing stations

•   Trash receptacle touch points

Pre-packaged Snacks: Concession items will be provided in single packaging:

•   Workers will place requested items on the counter for patrons in order to reduce touching of food or packaging

•   Patrons provided prewrapped cutlery, straws, and stirrers, or they can take what they need from individual item dispensers

•   Condiments served with food orders or only at patrons’ request, in disposable single-use packages or containers that can be sanitized after each use.

•   Open condiment service stations closed.

•   Social distancing will be maintained.

Staggered Seating: The recommended spacing of six feet between parties/groups traveling together, and seating guests every other row in the auditorium will be instituted to comply with social distancing guidelines.

Frequent Cleaning: Anytime guests are in our theaters, surfaces and objects that are touched frequently will be continuously cleaned and disinfected throughout each performance.

 

Sanitizing Stations: Stations with sanitizer containing at least 60% ethanol or 70% isopropanol provided at all points of ingress and other well-marked and illuminated locations throughout the venue.

Ready For Safe Fun: We look forward to welcoming you back into a safe environment where you can feel comfortable and enjoy a wonderful evening of entertainment.

In light of the rapid escalation of the Coronavirus (Covid-19)

Dear Legends in Concert Customers:

In light of the rapid escalation of the Coronavirus (Covid-19), and following the direction of the World Health Organization (WHO), federal/state/local governmental authorities, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), On Stage Enterprises announces today the immediate suspension of

Legends in Concert in the following locations:
· Myrtle Beach, SC
· Branson, MO
· Foley, AL
· Las Vegas, NV
· Waikiki, Honolulu, HI
· Norwegian Cruise Line

From the start of this crisis, we have done everything possible to create a safe environment for our employees, partners and guests. We hoped to provide a much-needed respite from the current climate. But at this point, as the Coronavirus pandemic advances at an alarming rate, we must take a pause in order to safeguard the health and welfare of our casts, crews and guests.

Our goal is to re-open as soon possible. As we develop a plan for re-launching, we’ll keep you informed of any and all changes. If you have already purchased tickets for a canceled event, hold on to them and they will be honored for any future performance.

We encourage you to visit LEGENDSINCONCERT.COM for the latest news, updates and information as this complicated situation evolves.

We are grateful for your understanding and being a valued customer.

LEGENDS IN CONCERT CELEBRATES VEGAS WITH A SPECTACULAR NEW CAST AND DAZZLING PRODUCTION

LEGENDS IN CONCERT CELEBRATES VEGAS WITH A SPECTACULAR NEW CAST AND DAZZLING PRODUCTION

 

Frank Marino returns as permanent celebrity host of Legends in Concert beginning February 10 at Tropicana Las Vegas along with a new legendary cast

 

 

LAS VEGAS (January 30, 2020) – Three Legends come together to celebrate Vegas.  The longest-running headliner in Las Vegas history, Frank Marino, joins the longest-running production show, Legends in Concert in its legendary home at Tropicana Las Vegas, for an all-new Vegas extravaganza.

 

“What I thought would be an exciting 3-month gig turned out to be the next chapter in my show business career,” said Frank Marino.  “I can’t believe what a great marriage it has become, combining me, Las Vegas’ longest-running headliner with the longest-running show, in one of the longest standing iconic casino hotels on the strip.  Free parking, a live band, sexy showgirls, amazing singers and dancers, legendary tribute artists, and of course me, America’s favorite male actress!  What more could you ask for?  I think we just made show business great again.”

 

Starting February 10, audiences will celebrate Vegas with three Queens and a King.  The Queen of Las Vegas, Frank Marino will star as comedic legend Joan Rivers, alongside incredible tributes to the legend of Queen, Freddie Mercury, and the King and Queen of Rock n Roll, Elvis Presley and Tina Turner.  Fans will be taken into a “Bohemian Rhapsody” with Fernando Castro’s mesmerizing tribute to the one and only Freddie Mercury and the iconic catalogue of Queen; moved to get up and dance with Vivian Scott’s “Simply the Best” recreation of Tina Turner, and Elvis returns to the Legends in Concert Theater with hunk of “Burnin’ Love” Matt Lewis and his beloved portrayal of The King.

 

“We are thrilled to welcome the return of Legends in Concert to Tropicana Las Vegas this February. The show remains a must-see show on The Strip and we are excited for our guests to see what’s in store for the show’s 37th season,” said Mike Thoma, vice president and interim general manager of Tropicana Las Vegas. “As we celebrate Legends in Concert’s second year at Tropicana Las Vegas, we are also excited to welcome back Frank Marino as a permanent addition to the Legends family, following his limited engagement last year.”

 

“The Queen of Las Vegas, Frank Marino, returns to our award-winning show with the most lucrative talent contract in the history of our company,” said Mark Mercer, Corporate Marketing Director of Legends in Concert.  “The addition of Frank’s incredible brand of comedy along with the many exciting and edgy new show elements, make Legends in Concert the ultimate Vegas spectacular.”

 

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 the most captivating music, fashion and memories of these true legends live on one stage. The acclaimed production also dazzles fans with historic showgirl costumes curated directly from iconic Vegas productions of the past, creating a special tribute to the showgirl glamour that is synonymous with the Entertainment Capital of the World.

 

Legends in Concert performs at Tropicana Las Vegas Thursday through Tuesday  (dark Wednesday ) at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are on sale now and start at $59.99 (excluding tax and fees). VIP booths and preferred seating are also available, ranging from $79.99 to $99.99 (excluding tax and fees). Bottle service is available in the VIP booths, starting at just $45. Tickets can be purchased in person at the Tropicana Box Office, or online at ticketmaster.com and ticketbat.com.

 

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 more information about Legends in Concert, visit LEGENDSINCONCERT.COM.

 

About Legends in Concert

Legends in Concert is celebrating 36 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 has continued to mesmerize fans for more than three decades on the Las Vegas Strip.  Currently, the all-new production performs nightly 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 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.  Connect with Legends in Concert on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.  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 Trago Lounge, award-winning entertainment from resident shows including Legends In Concert and Purple Reign, Laugh Factory Comedy Club, Glow® a Mandara Spa and fitness center, and restaurants such as Bacio® Breakfast, 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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