World-Renowned Entertainer Véronic to Launch Limited Engagement Resident Show VÉRONIC Voices at Bally's Las Vegas beginning June 20
Apr 23, 2013, 13:00 ET
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LAS VEGAS, April 23, 2013 /CNW/ - Véronic DiCaire, the extraordinary singer, comedian and entertainer who has been making waves all over the world, will be bringing her new show VÉRONIC Voices to the Jubilee! Theater at Bally's Las Vegas for a limited engagement this summer from Thursday, June 20 through Saturday, August 31. Tickets are on-sale now.
VÉRONIC Voices will feature the unique talents of Véronic, the only female tribute artist of her kind who pays homage to the most popular female recording artists in the world. Whether she's singing Lady Gaga or Madonna, Whitney or Adele, Pink or Celine, Véronic's amazing repertoire of voices backed by six dancers and five state-of-the-art video screens will take audiences on a jaw-dropping, captivating entertainment journey like no other.
Now for the first time, Véronic is bringing her unique talents to the United States and to the Las Vegas Strip, with a show that is proudly co-produced by Celine Dion, for audiences from around the world to experience what critics and fans have been raving about.
"I am very excited to present my new show at Bally's," said Véronic. "I feel the timing is great for this new kind of tribute and the team that Rene and Celine have put together is world class… I couldn't ask for a better opportunity. Las Vegas is the perfect playground for what I do and I can't wait to start!"
"Véronic has been building a fan base around the world, and we are excited to welcome her to Bally's Las Vegas, where I am sure she will gain many more fans," said David Hoenemeyer, regional president of Bally's Las Vegas. "I know that our guests will be amazed and entertained by her and all of her voices."
Véronic will make her first US television debut and performance on Katie Couric's talk show "Katie" airing on ABC on Thursday, April 25.
Early in her career, Véronic enjoyed great success on the stage in her native country Canada taking on leading roles in such musicals as "Grease" and "Chicago." In 2002, Véronic released her debut self-titled French language album through Warner Music, which garnered numerous industry nominations and awards in both Quebec and Ontario. After the release and tour of her second album, Véronic had the opportunity in 2007 to appear at the two most prestigious comedy festivals in Canada: the Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal, and the Grand Rire Festival in Quebec.
Véronic's unique talent of combining her singing background with comic relief attracted the attention of Celine Dion and Rene Angelil, who invited her to open for Celine during the Taking Chances Tour. In 2008, Véronic opened 11 shows at Montreal's Bell Centre to 22,000 people each night getting multiple standing ovations and rave reviews. For the next 18 months, Véronic toured Quebec and Ontario selling out theatres wherever she went, and in the spring of 2010 did her first of many European shows, debuting in Paris at the Theatre de la Gaite Montparnasse. By the fall of 2012, she performed close to 200 sold-out shows throughout France, Switzerland and Belgium, and became a huge prime-time television star as a judge on "X-Factor France." In addition to selling out the prestigious Theatre Olympia in Paris 12 times, Véronic played to nightly audiences of 5,000 plus in both The Arena in Geneva, and the Forest National in Brussels.
The talented performer will amaze audiences with her spot-on tributes Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings most weeks from June 20 through August 21. For a complete performance schedule, please visit www.ticketmaster.com keyword "Veronic."
Tickets range in price from $60 to $120 (additional service fees apply) and are available in person at any Caesars Entertainment Las Vegas box office, by calling (885) 234-7469 or (702) 777-7776 or online at www.ballyslasvegas.com or www.ticketmaster.com keyword "Veronic." Additional show information is available at www.veronicvoices.com.
Bally's Las Vegas
Bally's Las Vegas is one of the Strip's most exciting resorts, offering guests a classic Las Vegas experience. The 44-acre property is located on the center of the world-famous Las Vegas Strip, across from Caesars Palace and next to Paris Las Vegas. Bally's features two 26-story hotel towers, offering 2,814 guestrooms, including 244 suites. The resort features 11 restaurants, a relaxing pool oasis, a lavish spa and casino space featuring a Party Pit, poker room, 1,100 slot machines and a first-class Race & Sports Book known for its stadium-style seating and abundance of high-definition television screens. Bally's Las Vegas is also home to Donn Arden's Jubilee!, the renowned production that has been thrilling audiences since 1981 with its beautiful showgirls, music, lavish sets and spectacular choreography. Every Sunday, guests can indulge in the finest array of food from around the world, including caviar, sushi, lobster and champagne at the world-famous Sterling Brunch. For more information, please visit www.ballyslasvegas.com or caesars.thedigitalcenter.com to access media materials and request high-resolution images. Find Bally's on Facebook and follow on Twitter.
AEG Live, the live-entertainment division of Los Angeles-based AEG, is dedicated to all aspects of live contemporary music performance. AEG Live is comprised of touring, festival, exhibition, broadcast, merchandise and special event divisions, fifteen regional offices and owns, operates or exclusively books thirty-five state-of-the-art venues. The current and recent concert tour roster includes artists such as Taylor Swift, The Black Eyed Peas, Bon Jovi, Usher, Carrie Underwood, Daughtry, Justin Bieber, Leonard Cohen, Wisin & Yandel, Kenny Chesney, P!nk, Enrique Iglesias and Paul McCartney. The company is also currently producing residency shows at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas including Celine Dion, Rod Stewart and Shania Twain and is the exclusive promoter at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas. AEG's exhibition portfolio boasts the most successful exhibition of all time, Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs, which has attracted more than 8 million visitors since 2005. AEG Live is also the largest producer of music festivals in North America from the critically acclaimed Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival to Stagecoach Country Music Festival and New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. www.aeglive.com
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For further information:
For Bally's Las Vegas, Kelly Frey, Public Relations Manager, Caesars Entertainment - Las Vegas Region, [email protected], +1-702-785-6639; For Veronic, Kim Jakwerth, Marleah Leslie and Associates, [email protected], +1-323-464-9669; For AEG Live, Las Vegas, Kris Lingle-Griffith, Marketing Director, AEG Live, Las Vegas, [email protected], +1-702-650-8408
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