Celine Dion performed for the first time at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace, a theater constructed just for her, on March 25, 2003. More than 15 years later on, the really renowned Las Vegas Strip headliner has actually revealed her final performance there will begin June 8.
Dion, Caesars Palace and AEG Provides revealed completion of her 2nd Colosseum residency, “Celine,” today, with tickets for that last efficiency and extra 2019 show dates going on sale Friday, September 28.
Dion has performed 1,089 shows to 4.5 million fans at the Colosseum. Her first Strip production, “A New Day,” played from 2003 to 2007 and established the contemporary Las Vegas residency, a plan that ultimately brought other super stars including Elton John, Britney Spears, Jennifer Lopez and Bruno Mars to the Strip. “Celine” made its debut on March 15, 2011 and returns to the Colosseum October 30 through November 17.
” I certainly have actually mixed emotions about this final run,” Dion said in today’s announcement. “Las Vegas has become my home and performing at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace has actually been a big part of my life for the past twenty years. It’s been a remarkable experience and I’m so grateful to all the fans who have concerned see us throughout the years. Every show we do throughout this fall, and right up until the last one, will feel very unique.”
Although Dion was an established worldwide star when she started her Strip gig, her program’s initial success was something of a surprise. She originally signed on for 200 shows per year for three years, and numerous industry observers thought the offer was a lot of programs from one artist.
John Meglen, co-CEO of Concerts West/AEG Presents, stated in today’s statement that Dion changed the landscape of home entertainment in Las Vegas.
” Exactly what an amazing part of our lives these shows have actually been,” he stated. “Celine took such a leap of faith, made such a huge bet on Las Vegas when she chose to perform ‘A New Day’ all those years back. What she began, as an insane concept that didn’t make good sense to a great deal of individuals has now end up being the standard. Now everyone wants to perform a residency in Las Vegas. All of us have Celine to thank for truly making Las Vegas the entertainment capital of the world.”
Tickets are presently on sale for the following dates: October 30-31; November 2, 3, 6, 7, 9, 10, 13, 14, 16 and 17; December 28, 29 and 31; and January 2, 4, 5, 8, 11, 15, 16, 19 and 20. Tickets for the final 28 performances in February, March, May and June are on sale Friday beginning at 10 a.m. For more information, see thecolosseum.com.