Cher to Headline The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas - Friday 15th of February 2008

Worlds Number One Pop Icon inks three-year deal with AEG Live

The legendary Cher today confirmed a

long-lived rumor that she will headline in Las Vegas at The Colosseum at

Caesars Palace beginning May 6.

The performance agreement, which is in partnership with AEG Live,

includes approximately 200 shows over a span of three years.

Cher at The Colosseum, an impressive spectacle designed exclusively for

the 4,300-seat venue, will feature countless chart-topping hits from the

artists unparalleled career. The show will be complemented by

extraordinary choreography from Doriana Sanchez, state-of-the-art lighting

and special effects and breathtaking costumes designed by the

world-renowned fashion icon, Bob Mackie.

"I started in Vegas at Caesars, so Ive come full circle," Cher said.

"Im back and I plan to give my fans the best experience yet. I think

everybody knows I only do things in a big way."

A world famous superstar for more than 40 years, the Oscar and

Emmy-winning performer has conquered every endeavor -- concerts,

recordings, Broadway, TV, movies, film directing and books. Cher has

released more than 25 albums and sold over 100 million records worldwide in

her Grammy-winning solo recording career.

"The fan anticipation leading up to this announcement has been

unprecedented," said John Meglen, co-CEO and President of AEG Live/Concerts

West. "Chers talent is legendary around the globe and there is simply no

one like her. AEG Live is proud to be involved with Cher in a project that

once again reinforces Las Vegas as the entertainment capital of the world."

"Chers name in one word encapsulates icon, award-winning legend, and

captivating performer. There is only one home for someone of that legendary

status -- the most recognized casino brand in the world, Caesars Palace,"

said Caesars Palace President, Gary Selesner. "Caesars is pleased to

welcome Cher back to Las Vegas most prestigious entertainment address, The

Colosseum, joining Bette Midler and Elton John."

Tickets for Cher go on sale today. The 90-minute show will be presented

at 7:30 p.m. four nights a week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday

(dark Monday, Thursday and Friday). Tickets for performances from May 6

through August 31 are on sale now and can be purchased by calling

1-866-510-CHER (2437) or online at, keyword

"Cher". Tickets may also be purchased in person at The Colosseum at Caesars

Palace Box Office open daily from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. For groups of 20 or

more, call 702-731-7208.

Ticket prices are $95, $140, $175 and $250. Visit for

more information on Cher at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace.

AEG Live

AEG Live, the live-entertainment division of Los Angeles based AEG is

dedicated to all aspects of live contemporary music performance, touring

for a variety of programming and multi-media production. One of the largest

concert promotion and touring companies in the world, AEG Live is comprised

of special event, broadcast and exhibition divisions, and operates and owns

numerous state of the art venues nationwide. Recent AEG Live tours and

productions include Celine Dion A New Day ... , which just ended a landmark

five year run at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace and "Tutankhamun and the

Golden Age of the Pharaohs," an international tour of the artifacts of King

Tut. Recent and current promoted concert tours include Justin Timberlake,

Christina Aguilera, Prince, Bon Jovi, Usher, Nickelback, Kenny Chesney, Rod

Stewart, and Paul McCartney. AEG Live also co-produces the New Orleans Jazz

& Heritage Festival. Goldenvoice, the companys southern California-based

regional promotion division, created and operates the award winning annual

Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival.

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