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Olympic Champions Meryl Davis & Charlie White to Headline Shall We Dance On Ice Featuring Goo Goo Dolls at Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas Sunday, December 11

Event to Feature Professional Dancers Dmitry Chaplin, Chelsie Hightower, Tristan MacManus and Anna Trebunskaya

Hosted by Shark Tank’s Robert Herjavec & Olympic Gold Medalist Kristi Yamaguchi

Tickets for Shall We Dance on Ice Now On Sale

swdoi-nosponsor-smallThe Mandalay Bay Events Center and Disson Skating are pleased to announce Shall We Dance on Ice in Las Vegas on Sunday, December 11, at 7:00 p.m. The event will showcase a journey of dance through the ages with dancing, ice skating and music. The show will also feature a live musical performance by the Goo Goo Dolls, who recently released their new album “Boxes.” The show will feature top ice dancers and professional dancers who have choreographed numbers to the Goo Goo Dolls’ music.

Tickets priced at $99.50, $74.50, $49.50 and $39.50, plus service charges and taxes, are on sale now and can be purchased at any Mandalay Bay ticketing outlet, online at mandalaybay.com and AXS.com, or by phone at 702-632-7580.

The cast features the most decorated ice dancing team in U.S. figure skating history, 2014 Olympic Champions, two-time World Champions and six-time U.S. Champions Meryl Davis and Charlie White. Following the Olympics, Davis and White competed in the 18th season of ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars” where Davis was crowned champion and White was a semi-finalist.

The magical night will be hosted by Robert Herjavec, the star of ABC’s “Shark Tank” and a former “Dancing with the Stars” contestant. He will be joined by 1992 Olympic gold medalist and former “Dancing with the Stars” champion Kristi Yamaguchi.

In addition to Davis and White, the ice dancing cast will include:

  • 2009 European Champion Bronze Medalists, seven-time British Champions and 2010 British Olympic team members Sinead & John Kerr
  • Five-time U.S. Champions Naomi Lang & Peter Tchernyshev
  • Two-time Danish Champions Laurence Fournier-Beaudry & Nikolaj Sorensen
  • Three-time Canadian Bronze Medalists Alexandra Paul & Mitchell Islam
  • Two-time U.S. Bronze Medalists Kim Navarro & Brent Bommentre
  • The Israeli team of Isabella Tobias (placed in top 10 in two European Championships, 2014
  • Lithuanian Olympic team member) and Ilya Tkachenko (Russian National Silver & Bronze Medalist)
  • Principal dancers with Ice Dance International Beata Handra (2002 Olympian and four-time U.S. Pewter Medalist) and Joel Dear (U.S. National Competitor & Medalist)

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“Four Phantoms” Show at the Talking Stick Resort Set for This Weekend in Phoenix

The Four Phantoms is a musical celebration of the music of Broadway featuring four of the most iconic stars of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, The Phantom of the Opera. The show takes place at 8:00pm on August 12th & 13th at the Talking Stick Resort in Phoenix, AZ.  Brent Barrett, Franc D’Ambrosio, Davis Gaines and Marcus Lovett star along with special musical guest artist Kaley Voorhees.  Tickets to the show are available at the Talking Stick Box office, online or by calling 480-850-7734.

To learn more about the show check out this article from AZ Central: http://www.azcentral.com/story/entertainment/arts/2016/08/08/four-phantoms-phantom-of-the-opera-brent-barrett/88179348/