Added on 22-Jun-2004
Queen legends Brian may and roger Taylor host press conference at Paris las vegas, june 23, 11a.m. As tickets go on-sale for las vegas musical “we will rock you”Who:brian may, founding member of queen, roger taylor, founding member of queen, ben elton, writer/director, jane rosenthal, producer, bobby yee, president, paris las vegas
What: the creative team and the las vegas cast of the smash london stage show “we will rock you” will be on hand wednesday, june 23 at 11 a.m. pdt to announce details of the las vegas production set to open in august at paris las vegas.
True to the rock spectacle for which queen is renowned, the press event will feature visually exciting rock concert theatrics. The event will be held in the paris theatre des arts, which is currently under construction in preparation for the lavish musical. The press conference is open to members of the media as well as the first 1,000 members of the public. There is no admission charge for this event, and there will be no autograph signing following the press conference.
“we will rock you,” features 20 of queen’s greatest hits performed in a rock theatrical stage show. The show debuted in london in 2002, where it continues to play to sold-out crowds and is a hit in australia and spain, where the show also recently opened. The las vegas production is the north american premiere of “we will rock you” and is presented in association with tribeca theatrical productions co-founders robert de niro and jane rosenthal, queen guitarist brian may and drummer roger taylor and phil mcintyre entertainment.
When: wednesday, june 23, 11 a.m.
Where: le theatre des arts
Paris las vegas, 3655 las vegas blvd. South
Media stacy solovey, laura calliari
Rsvp: caesars entertainment golin/harris 702.731.7314, 213.423.6200 x774