(Macao, July 23, 2012) – Young fans of K-pop are in for a treat with a special offer on the upcoming August 11 Beauty & the B2st Live in Macao concert at The Venetian® Macao’s CotaiArena™, the first stop of the joint concert tour of Korean bands Beast and 4Minute.
To promote Korean pop music among the younger generation, and in consideration of their spending power, ticket buyers with a valid student identity card will receive a special 25 per cent discount on the purchase of Beauty & the B2st Live in Macao tickets.
Beast, a six-member boy band and 4Minute, a five-member girl group, will each sing at least eight songs during the two-hour performance, on the specially-designed T-shape stage, complemented by laser and lighting effects. Beast is going to release its 5th album “Midnight Sun” this week and the group will also perform its newest songs on the Macao leg of the concert tour. Meanwhile, 4Minute will for the first time perform some of the songs from its latest album Volume Up outside of South Korea, at the Venetian Macao. Kim Hyun A from 4Minute, a former member of the leading South Korean girls’ group Wonder Girls, and Jang Hyun Seung from Beast will also team up to perform their smash hit ”Trouble Maker,” which currently has over 19 million views on YouTube.
Signed to the Cube Entertainment record label in South Korea, Beast and 4Minute both participated in the 2011 world live concert tour United Cube Concert that kicked off in Seoul, before making its way to Tokyo, London and lastly, São Paulo. The two groups performed to over 2,500 fans in London, making it one of the first large-scale Korean pop concerts in the UK. Their performance won the applause and admiration of Korean pop fans in Europe and helped them gain growing fame throughout Asia.
Tickets for Beauty & the B2st Live in Macao are on sale now at various Sands China box offices*. They can be purchased in one of five categories: HKD/MOP 1,680 (Seated), 1,380 (A Reserve), 1,080 (B Reserve), 780 (C Reserve) and 480 (D Reserve). Packages with round trip CotaiJet™ ferry tickets between Hong Kong and Macao are also available for HKD/MOP 1,768 (Seated), 1,468 (A Reserve), 1,168 (B Reserve), 868 (C Reserve) and 568 (D Reserve). Tickets can be booked online at www.CotaiTicketing.com, by phone at +853 2882 8818 (Macao) / +852 6333 6660 (HK), and are also available at Tom Lee Outlets and through Hong Kong Ticketing (service charge applies), online at www.HKTicketing.com or by phone at +852 3128 8288.
Photo caption: Korean pop fans with a valid student identity card can purchase tickets to the upcoming August 11 Beast and 4Minute concert at the CotaiArena at a 25 per cent discount.
Entertainment at Sands China Ltd. Properties
Sands China Ltd. has as a clear vision to establish Macao as Asia’s top entertainment destination.
The 15,000-seat CotaiArena™ is the only venue in Asia ranked in Pollstar’s Top 100 Worldwide Arena Venues based on ticket sales. It is the top entertainment destination in southern China, hosting the world’s and the region’s biggest names in music, sports and awards shows. Superstars frequently choose the venue as the starting point of their Asian tours.
The 1800-seat, multi-purpose Venetian Theatre is one of the most luxurious entertainment venues in greater China. Featuring ushers in black-tie, champagne service, gourmet food and beverage items and other unique, premium amenities, it offers an intimate, luxurious and exclusive venue experience. The Venetian Theatre is playing a key role in bringing the best in international and Chinese entertainment to Macao, with a luxury theatre experience like no other in the region.
The 650-seat Sands Macao Hotel theatre regularly features internationally-renowned singers, performers and artists of the highest calibre. From traditional Chinese-costumed dancers to modern performances, and from singing troupes to contemporary bands, everything from Western rock to Cantonese pop is covered.
With an unbeatable diversity, the entertainment offering of Sands China Ltd. is ushering in a new era of entertainment in Macao.