One of the top global touring acts of our time, having sold nearly 4 million tickets during her first 3 tours, Lady Gaga is hitting the road in support of her new album ARTPOP. Lady Gaga will be performing live at Verizon Center on May 15 at 7:30 p.m.
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The timeless music and true-life story of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons are the fuel that drives the Broadway production of the catchy and fun Jersey Boys. After years of waiting, the National Tour finally made a stop at Baltimore’s beautiful, refurbished Hippodrome Theatre at The France-Merrick Performing Arts Center.
You know one of my newest celebrity “friends,” is former WWE Superstar Adam “Edge” Copeland. Shared drinks and interviewed him several times. Considering he’s always played the heel, he is one of the nicest guys in the world, but he never let me forget that I went completely mental on him the first time I met him. In my defense I wasn’t expecting to see him and his farewell speech on RAW the week before made me cry. Now I’m like all “hey, ‘sup?” What does this story have to do with anything? Nothing, just bragging. Anyhoo, WWE comes back (say it like The Rock) to the Patriot Center, January 5th for a 5:00 pm show.
The National Tour of the long-running Broadway musical Sister Act The Musical has stopped at Washington, DC’s John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. The show, based on the hit movie, is a comedic romp that walks the fine line between treating religion with respect and poking lighthearted fun. It also doesn’t take itself or Broadway conventions too seriously. Cheri and Bill Steinkellner’s book features original music by legendary composer Alan Menken. Director Jerry Zaks infuses this production with energy and fun.
One of the most famous venues in the world, Madison Square Garden, is unveiling its brand new makeover this week. The Madison Square Garden Company will unveil a fully transformed Madison Square Garden Arena on Thursday, October 24 at 11:00 a.m., marking the completion of its unprecedented $1 billion, three-year, top-to-bottom project. With the Transformation of the Garden, which began in 2011 and included three offseason shutdowns in 2011, 2012 and 2013, the most storied and historic arena in the world is now also a fully state-of-art sports and entertainment venue – a powerful combination that will ensure its position as The World’s Most Famous Arena for generations to come.
Baltimore, MD had a little star power this week as Ben Elton, Brian May and Roger Taylor of Queen were on hand at the beautiful France-Merrick Performing Arts Center Hippodrome Theater to kick off the North American 24 city tour of their hugely successful London musical We Will Rock You.
Normally, I’m not a big traveler, but this year has been an amazingly busy year for me. If you are like me you have many a pet peeve, or idea on how to make your next trip a better one. The folks at Marriott Hotels, the flagship brand of Marriott International invited a group of journalists down to their Corporate Headquarters to take a gander at some of the new ideas coming in through their successful Travel Brilliantly campaign.