Thursday, January 17, 2008
Elton's Abu Dhabi Gig Over Sold
ABU DHABI - The Producer of the upcoming Sir Elton John concert slated for this month in Abu Dhabi, said it is inundated with international demands for tickets to attend the performance of the icon and legendary musician.
‘We are receiving requests from Lebanon, London, Jordan, Bahrain, France and Qatar for tickets to attend the concert. This huge rush on the event has forced us to increase the number of tickets from 13,500 to 15,000,’ said Rania Kimaz, managing partner for Event Solutions, the concert organiser.
On January 22, Sir Elton John will enthrall fans with a once-in-a-lifetime performance at the Emirates Palace.
The multiple Grammy Award Winning artist is renowned for his charisma and stage presence, constantly filling stadiums and concert arenas around the world due to his distinctive style and amazing musical talent.
Playing for the first time in his career in Abu Dhabi, the adorable performer is anticipated to fascinate the audience with renditions of his all-time favourite hits.
Tickets went on sale from December 14, 2007 and are available in three categories priced at Dh 295, Dh 595 and Dh 950.