International Superstar Christina Aguilera Announces Headlining Las Vegas Residency
CHRISTINA AGUILERA: THE XPERIENCE LAUNCHES FRIDAY, MAY 31 AT ZAPPOS THEATER AT PLANET HOLLYWOOD RESORT & CASINO
SIX TIME GRAMMY AWARD-WINNING SINGER-SONGWRITER NOMINATED FOR TWO ADDITIONAL GRAMMY AWARDS IN 2019
TICKETS ON SALE SATURDAY, FEB. 2 AT 10 A.M. PT
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Multi-Platinum singer-songwriter Christina Aguilera has announced that her exclusive headlining residency show, Christina Aguilera: The Xperience, will open at Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino on Friday, May 31, 2019.
One of the most accomplished performers of all time, Aguilera has won six GRAMMY Awards, including one Latin GRAMMY Award. She is currently nominated for two additional GRAMMY Awards.
"The Xperience is going to be my most ambitious show yet. Getting to perform in this adult playground we call Las Vegas is inspiring me to bring forth all of my talents in a mind-blowing theatrical experience – song, dance, visuals and uninterrupted high energy. For years I have been collecting ideas and concepts that have yet to be implemented on my stages, and Las Vegas is the perfect opportunity for me to collectively showcase my artistry. I cannot wait to bring you into The Xperience," Christina said.
"Christina is a powerhouse artist whose voice and music has transcended generations of fans," said Jason Gastwirth, president of entertainment at Caesars Entertainment. "We are proud Christina will call Planet Hollywood home and wow audiences in the intimate Zappos Theater."
Tickets go on sale to the public Saturday, Feb. 2 at 10 a.m. PT. Fan presale tickets will be available starting Wednesday, Jan. 30 at 10 a.m. PT through Friday, Feb. 1 at 10 p.m. PT. Fans can sign up now at christinaaguilera.com for exclusive access. American Express® Card Members can also purchase tickets before the general public starting Wednesday, Jan. 30 at 12 p.m. PT through Friday, Feb. 1 at 10 p.m. PT. In addition, Caesars Rewards members, Caesars Entertainment's loyalty program, and Live Nation and Ticketmaster customers will have access to a presale beginning Thursday, Jan. 31 at 10 a.m. PT through Friday, Feb. 1 at 10 p.m. PT. A limited number of meet and greets will also be available. The 16 performances going on sale are:
May 2019: 31
General ticket prices begin at $60 plus applicable tax and fees, and may be purchased online at www.ticketmaster.com/Xtina or in-person at the Planet Hollywood box office. All shows begin at 9 p.m.
A limited number of LaneOne Premium VIP Packages will also be available, including amazing seats, transportation, preferred entrance and more. Check here for details.
To celebrate the newly announced residency, iHeartMedia will host iHeartRadio LIVE with Christina Aguilera at the iHeartRadio Theater Los Angeles on Jan. 31. The exclusive event will feature an intimate performance and Q&A. Fans can watch a livestream of the event on Aguilera's Facebook page on Jan. 31 at 7 p.m. PT / 10 p.m. ET.
Christina Aguilera is a six-time GRAMMY Award-winning singer-songwriter renowned for her powerful voice and hit songs.
Throughout her career, she has sold more than 43 million records worldwide. Aguilera has achieved five No. 1 singles on the Billboard Hot 100 chart making her the fourth female artist to top the chart over three consecutive decades (1990s, 2000s, and 2010s).
She has received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and holds the prestigious honor of being the only artist under the age of 30 included in Rolling Stone Magazine's list of the 100 greatest singers of all time.
In 2011 she entered the world of television as a coach on NBC's Emmy Award nominated show The Voice.
Aguilera has served as global spokesperson for Yum! Brands' World Hunger Relief effort since 2009 and has helped raise over $150 million for the World Food Program and other hunger relief agencies.
Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) is the world's leading live entertainment company comprised of global market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation & House of Blues Concerts, LN Media and Artist Nation Management. Live Nation Las Vegas produces residency shows from Christina Aguilera, Gwen Stefani and Backstreet Boys at Zappos Theater at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino; Lady Gaga, Aerosmith, Bruno Mars, Stevie Wonder and Queen + Adam Lambert at Park Theater at Park MGM; Mariah Carey at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace; and Blink 182, Billy Idol and Lady Antebellum at Pearl Concert Theater at the Palms.
Live Nation Las Vegas also brings other world-famous artists to many of the city's other premier concert venues including T-Mobile Arena, Mandalay Bay Events Center, MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas Village, House of Blues, Downtown Las Vegas Events Center, The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, and more.
For additional information, visit www.livenation.com. Find Live Nation Las Vegas on Facebook, Instagram and follow us on Twitter.
Celebrating 10 years, Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino is the centerpiece of the famed Las Vegas Strip, with 2,500 beautifully redesigned guest rooms and suites showcasing some of the best views in town, along with endless options of unparalleled shopping, distinguished dining, popular entertainment and a bustling nightlife.
A bright, bold addition to the resort's portfolio, the new Ultra Hip Rooms feature contemporary elegance and luxury bedding. Known as the place to play for its roster of A-list celebrity guests, Planet Hollywood's 231 newly restyled suites feature stunning views of the glittering skyline and daring décor elements such as suspended sofas, lounge-style living spaces and oversized modern artwork.
The resort encompasses more than 100,000 square-feet of gaming, several lounges, impressive restaurants including Gordon Ramsay Burger, KOI, Strip House, and the award-winning Spice Market Buffet, an intimate wedding chapel and the Planet Hollywood Spa by Mandara. The resort also features The Scene Pool Deck with the Strip's first and only stand-alone wave machine, the FlowRider.
Home to the first pop music residency in Las Vegas, Zappos Theater showcases resident headliners Backstreet Boys, Gwen Stefani and Christina Aguilera. Magician Criss Angel performs an over-the-top visual spectacular of "Criss Angel MINDFREAK®" in the newly-renovated Criss Angel Theater.
The property is encircled by Miracle Mile Shops with more than 170 specialty stores and restaurants. Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino is operated by a subsidiary of Caesars Entertainment Corporation (NASDAQ: CZR).
For more information, please visit planethollywoodresort.com or the Caesars Entertainment Las Vegas media room.
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Source Live Nation (US)
January 30, 2019 10:39am ET by Live Nation (US)