(Macao, February 15, 2013) –The legendary, multi-award winning American rock
band, the Beach Boys, are set to perform in Macao for the first time at The
Venetian® Macao’s Venetian Theatre on March 22, bringing a string of
chart-topping classics such as “California Girls,” “Fun, Fun, Fun” and “Good
Vibrations” to the local audience. Tickets for the one-night-only concert are
on sale now at all Sands China box offices*.
Formed in 1961 in California,
the Beach Boys have sold over 100 million records worldwide and have received
more than 33 RIAA Platinum and Gold record awards, making them one of the most
successful bands in the United
States. The iconic quintet has performed
more concerts than any major rock band in history. On July 4, 1985, the Beach
Boys played to an afternoon crowd of one million in Philadelphia
and the same evening they performed for over 750,000 people on the Mall in Washington D.C.;
the day’s historical achievement was recorded in the Guinness Book of World
Records. The group was also inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in
1988. The Beach Boys were honored at the 2001 Grammy Awards, receiving The
Lifetime Achievement Award from the Recording
Featuring champagne service, gourmet food
and beverage items and other premium amenities, the multi-purpose Venetian
Theatre offers an intimate, luxurious and exclusive venue experience like no
other in the region, and is set to play a key role in bringing the best of Chinese and international entertainment to
Macao, including culturally-enriching performances. Artists featured in recent performances include world-renowned
violinist Jue Yao, Hong Kong diva Elisa Chan, the China National Symphony Orchestra, China’s top three tenors, Cantopop
star Hacken Lee, ten-time Grammy Award winner and platinum-selling musician
George Benson, and the Grammy Award-winning
Tickets for the 7:45 pm, March 22
performance of The Beach Boysare now on saleat all Sands China
box offices. They can be purchased in one of three categories: HKD/MOP 600 (A Reserve), 400 (B Reserve) and 200 (C Reserve). Packages with round trip Cotai Water
Jet ferry tickets between Hong Kong and Macao are also available for HKD/MOP 688 (A Reserve) and 488 (B Reserve). Tickets
can be booked online at www.CotaiTicketing.com, or by phone at +853 2882 8818 (Macao) / +852 6333 6660 (HK), and are also
available at Tom Lee Outlets and through Hong Kong Ticketing (customer service
fee applies) online at www.HKTicketing.com or by phone at +852 3128 8288.
Box Office; The Venetian Macao-Resort-Hotel – Main Lobby Box Office; Four
Seasons Hotel – The Plaza™ Casino Box Office; Sands® Macao – Casino
Floor L1 Box Office; Sands® Cotai Central – CotaiTicketing™ Box
Offices (Sheraton Hotel Main Lobby, Holiday Inn Main Lobby and East Bus Lobby)
Photo caption:The iconic California rock band, the Beach Boys, make their Macao debut at the
Venetian Theatre on March 22. Tickets for the concert are on sale now at all
Sands China box offices.
at Sands China Ltd. Properties
China Ltd. has as a clear vision to establish Macao
as Asia’s top entertainment destination.
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.
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.
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.
an unbeatable diversity, the entertainment offering of Sands China Ltd. is
ushering in a new era of entertainment in Macao.