(Macao, February 28, 2013) – Renowned Taiwanese rock singer and songwriter Wu Bai is set to thrill local fans as he and his band play The Venetian® Macao-Resort-Hotel’s CotaiArena™ on March 23. Tickets for the performance of Wu Bai & China Blue 20th Anniversary Big Thanks World Tour Concert go on sale Friday, March 1.
One of Mandarin music’s biggest rock stars, Wu Bai – known as Taiwan's "King of Live Music" – formed his band Wu Bai & China Blue in 1992 with Dean "Dino" Zavolta, Yu Ta-hao and Chu Chien-hui. The group made its Hong Kong live debut in January 1996, and released the smash hit album The End of Love that same year. The album’s hit track "Norwegian Forest" sold over 600,000 copies and The End of Love was honoured by the China Times and the United Evening News in Taiwan as one of the year's Top 10 albums. The Wu Bai & China Blue 20th Anniversary Big Thanks World Tour Concert is the group’s 10th large-scale world tour performance.
Tickets for the 8 pm, March 23 performance of Wu Bai & China Blue 20th Anniversary Big Thanks World Tour Concert go on sale Friday, March 1 at 10 am, at all Sands China box offices*. They can be purchased in one of five categories: HKD/MOP 1280 (VIP), HKD/MOP 880 (A Reserve), 680 (B Reserve), 480 (C Reserve) and 280 (D Reserve). Packages with round trip Cotai Water Jet ferry tickets between Hong Kong and Macao are also available for HKD/MOP 1368 (VIP), HKD/MOP 968 (A Reserve), 768 (B Reserve), 568 (C Reserve) and 368 (D Reserve). Tickets can be booked online at www.CotaiTicketing.com or by phone at +853 2882 8818 (Macao) / +852 6333 6660 (HK) / +86 4001 206 618 (Mainland China), 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.
Photo caption: Taiwan’s legendary Wu Bai & China Blue will take the CotaiArena stage on March 23, for the Wu Bai & China Blue 20th Anniversary Big Thanks World Tour Concert. Ticket sales begin Friday, March 1 at all Sands China box offices.
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.