Tickets for six Canadian show dates on sale Friday, November 13 at noon
MONTREAL, Nov. 9, 2015 /CNW/ -- Months after making a triumphant return to the stage of her critically-acclaimed Las Vegas residency at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, international superstar Celine Dion has announced she will also be making a long-awaited return to Montreal and Quebec City for a special limited engagement of six performances beginning July 31, 2016.
For the first time in seven years, the legendary singer will return to the Centre Bell in Montreal for four performances July 31, Aug. 1, 4 and 5 followed by two performances at the Videotron Centre in Quebec City on Aug. 20 and 21. Tickets for all six dates will go on sale Friday, Nov. 13 at noon. Members of TeamCeline will have access to a pre-sale beginning Tuesday, Nov. 10 at 10 a.m. Exclusive VIP packages will also be available.
One of the most immediately recognized, widely respected and successful performers in pop music history, Celine Dion has sold almost 250 million albums during her over 30-year career. She has earned five Grammy Awards, two Academy Awards, seven American Music Awards, 20 Juno Awards (Canada) and an astonishing 40 Felix Awards (Quebec). In 2004, Celine received the Diamond award at the World Music Awards recognizing her status as the best-selling female artist of all time. In 2007 she was honored with the Legend Award at World Music Awards in recognition of her global success and outstanding contribution to the music industry.
In 2008-2009, Celine embarked on a year-long worldwide tour, visiting five continents, 25 countries and playing to more than 3 million fans including a record-setting 11 sold out shows at the Centre Bell in Montreal.
In July 2013, Celine performed for a historic one-night only concert in front of over 40,000 fans in Quebec City on the Plains of Abraham. This performance was filmed for her successful live album Celine une seule fois / Live 2013.
Celine continues to perform her hit Las Vegas residency at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace to rave reviews from media and fans across the globe. Celine next year will reach the epic milestone of 1000 performances in the Colosseum, in the same year that Caesars Palace celebrates its 50th Golden Anniversary year. Performances through June 4, 2016 are on sale now.
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For further information: For Celine Dion: le bureau de Francine Chaloult, [email protected], 514 487.6547, http://www.aeglive.com