Saenger Theatre opening to feature Diana Ross
NEW ORLEANS — The Saenger Theatre adds even more star power to its grand-opening celebration with music legend Diana Ross performing at 8 p.m. Oct. 30.
An icon in the entertainment industry, Ross is an Academy Award-nominated actress, a Tony and Golden Globe winner, a bestselling author, winner of eight American Music Awards and a recipient of The Kennedy Center Honors.
Ross’ music became the sound of young America in the 1960’s, soon after she signed with Motown Records in 1961 with The Supremes. She started her solo career in 1970 and has sold more 100 million records.
Tickets to her Oct. 30 show at the Saenger Theatre will go on sale at 11 a.m. June 28. Ticket prices are $55, $65, $75, $85 and $125. For more information, visit www.saengernola.com/shows/DianaRoss.
“The addition of Diana Ross to our grand opening celebration speaks to our dedication to providing the best in live entertainment for the people of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast to enjoy,” said David Skinner, Saenger Theatre general manager. “What better way to celebrate the revitalization of our colorful, creative and culturally rich city than with a spectacular lineup of music and live entertainment.”
For the full lineup of opening concerts, information about specific performances, ticketing information, or to sign up to receive advance ticket on-sale notification, visit www.saenger nola.com.