NIAGARA FALLS, ON, Aug. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Audiences will get up close and personal during an intimate conversation with true Hollywood royalty Bette Midler as she takes centre stage to reflect on her storied career as part of Fallsview Casino's November entertainment series.
Self-anointed The Divine Miss M, Midler has graced her fans with record-breaking performances and earned accolades in all quarters of show business, including Grammys, Golden Globes, Emmys, a Tony Award and many more. Most recently, she produced the Tony Award-winning musical Priscilla: Queen of the Desert on Broadway and appeared in the film Parental Guidance, a comedy co-starring Billy Crystal.
Outside of the spotlight, Midler holds true her commitment to support various charities and fundraising efforts. She takes great pride as the founder of the New York Restoration Project, an organization that nurtures community empowerment and fosters civic pride in local New York communities.
November's lineup gets even more exciting with a stunning production of Fallsview Casino's Christmas on Ice that will completely transform the Avalon Theatre to make room for a skating rink. The high-energy, holiday presentation features a cast of championship ice skaters, dancers and singers, and one of the most advanced genuine ice ponds in North America - holding nearly 7,000 gallons of water.
The complete November 2013 performance schedule for Fallsview Casino Resort is as follows:
Ornella Vanoni & Gigi Vigliani
November 1 & 2: Showtime 9:00PM
Tickets start at $80
Known for his appearances on Forte Fortissimo, Sarabande and the Maurizio Costonzo Show, famed Italian singer and television personality Gigi Vigliani joins acclaimed Italian songstress Ornella Vanoni to perform two nights of hit singles such as "Tu si na cosa grande", "Non Dirmi Niente" and "L'Appuntamento".
November 3: Showtime 7:00PM
November 4: Showtime 8:30PM
Tickets start at $85
Award winning Hong Kong pop singer and actor Chilam has garnered over 20 years of international success and will perform his top hits at Fallsview.
November 7: Showtime 8:30PM
November 8 & 9: Showtime 9:00PM
Tickets start at $45
70's rock powerhouse Styx has been named the first band in history to release four consecutive triple-platinum albums. With distinct arrangements, pitch-perfect harmonies and an explosion of rock theatrics, Styx performs their popular singles such as "Blue Collar Man", "Come Sail Away", "Crystal Ball", "Renegade" and "Fooling Yourself (The Angry Young Man)".
An Intimate Conversation With
November 10: Showtime 7:00PM
November 11: Showtime 8:30PM
Tickets start at $90
Spend an evening with legendary Bette Midler on stage for a candid interview highlighting her outstanding career and life. With over forty years of glamour, grace and Grammys, the show stopping outrageous Divine Miss M discusses her colourful career at Fallsview.
The Tenors "The Perfect Gift"
November 14: Showtime 8:30PM
November 15 & 16: Showtime 9:00PM
Tickets start at $30
After performances around the world, Clifton, Fraser, Remigio and Victor bring their incredible show to Fallsview. Join The Tenors for hits from their three platinum albums, including "The Perfect Gift" featuring holiday favourites.
Fallsview Casino's Christmas On Ice
November 22 - December 8 (excluding November 27 & December 4)
November 22, 29 & December 6: Showtime 9:00PM
November 23, 30 & December 7: Showtime 3:00PM & 9:00PM
November 24, December 1 & December 8: Showtime 3:00PM & 7:00PM
November 25, 26, 28, December 3 & 5: Showtime 3:00PM & 8:30PM
December 2: Showtime 3:00PM
Tickets start at $25
A thrilling high paced spectacle of world-class ice skating and holiday cheer, Fallsview Casino's Christmas On Ice features a winter wonderland of national championship ice skaters, dancers and singers that will fill you with the magic of the season.
Tickets to the November shows will be available starting at noon on Friday, August 9 at the Fallsview Casino Box Office (on any show date) or at all Ticketmaster outlets, by calling Ticketmaster at 1-877-833-3110 or by visiting www.ticketmaster.ca. Media organizations interested in photographs of any of the artists performing at Fallsview Casino Resort may obtain them by visiting www.fallsviewcasinoresort.com and clicking on "Media Centre."
Built on a cliff overlooking the world-famous Horseshoe Falls, Fallsview Casino Resort is the largest and most elegant gaming resort facility in Canada and the crown jewel in Niagara's stunning array of wonders. It features a casino with over 3,000 slot machines and 100 gaming tables, a 374-room luxury hotel, a full-service spa and fitness centre, a 1,500-seat Avalon Theatre, dozens of dining and shopping options and over 30,000 square feet of meeting and convention space.
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