The Palace Theater
AWARD-WINNING LEGENDS IN CONCERT RETURNS TO BALLY’S ATLANTIC CITY FOR SPECIAL SUMMER RUN AND ANNIVERARY CELEBRATION
Tribute Show Features Michael Jackson, Lady Gaga, Cher, Madonna, Frank Sinatra, Britney Spears and More.
Atlantic City, NJ – (April 27, 2011) – Bally’s Atlantic City proudly announced today that their ever expanding entertainment roster is bringing back a legend. “Legends in Concert,” the pioneer of live tribute shows and the longest-running show in Atlantic City history, will open on July 2 with seven performances scheduled each week through September 4, in Bally’s Palace Theater. The award-winning Las Vegas-based show will present two stellar lineups of iconic performers during the summer run, and features many new acts to this venue. The 2011 edition of the stage show spectacular, which features live recreations of yesterday’s and today’s hottest superstars, backed by a live orchestra and dancers, promises to be more popular than ever with tickets available for just $30 and on sale April 30.
The “Legends” summer 2011 production will feature shows at 8 p.m. Sundays through Thursdays, and Saturdays at 7:30p.m. & 10:00p.m.
"We are thrilled to be bringing the show back to Atlantic City and celebrating our 20th season in the market, with a great partner like Bally’s," said Brian Brigner, chief operating officer for On Stage Entertainment producers of the show. "There is no better venue for our production than the intimate Palace Theater and we look forward to welcoming our two-millionth loyal Atlantic City guest during this engagement.”
July’s line-up includes Whoopi Goldberg, Tom Jones, Donna Summer, Frank Sinatra, Madonna and Elvis. August performances feature several “Kings & Queens” such as the King of Pop Michael Jackson, the king of Rock ‘n Roll Elvis Presley, King of Comedy Jay Leno and Queens of Pop from all generations including, Cher, Britney Spears and Lady Gaga. To commemorate the special 20th anniversary edition and celebrate the triumphant return of Legends in Concert to Atlantic City, the producers have carefully selected the very finest performers to pay tribute to America’s leading music icons.
“We are elated to add such a critically acclaimed show like Legends in Concert to Bally’s entertainment portfolio,” said Joe Domenico, Senior Vice President and General Manager for Bally’s and Showboat Atlantic City. “Featuring iconic music from the biggest superstars of our time, Legends in Concert is sure to be great, affordable fun for all Bally’s guests and visitors this summer.”
The summer engagement of “Legends” will feature state-of-the-art production elements including sound, lighting and signature video projection that replicates the iconic featured in all “Legends in Concert” productions.
Tickets to the world’s original tribute show are on sale April 30, 2011. Please visit http://www.ballysac.com for more information the box office, or ticketmaster.com.