Emmy-Winner Eric Martsolf to Guest Host LEGENDS IN CONCERT
Emmy-winner Eric Martsolf of "Days of Our Lives" has teamed up with Legends in Concert, the longest-running show in Las Vegas, to guest-host the new summer production at Flamingo Las Vegas June 27 through July 15.
Eric is widely recognized for his six-year popular portrayal of Ethan Winthrop on NBC's daytime drama, "Passions," where he claimed numerous accolades from peers and fans alike. His most memorable role began in 2008 when he joined the cast of NBC's daytime drama, "Days of our Lives," as Brady Black. In 2014, Eric made history as the first actor on "Days of our Lives" to ever win the Daytime Emmy for Best Supporting Actor. The last two decades of Eric's career is a true testament to his versatility as an actor where he has successfully completed over 1,500 theatrical performances and over 2,000 television episodes.
"I am incredibly honored and pleased to join Legends this summer in Las Vegas. The stage has always been my second home, and I'm humbled that this historic show is allowing me into their family. The work ethic and commitment that these performers demonstrate on a nightly basis is unparalleled, and I'm anxious to shake, rattle, and roll with them at Flamingo Las Vegas," said Eric Martsolf.
In addition to exciting new celebrity host, Legends continues to go back to its roots with music luminaries of the past, such as British icon and "Son of a Preacher Man" chart-topper, Dusty Springfield; thrilling moonwalker, Michael Jackson; "Diamonds are Forever" blonde bombshell, Marilyn Monroe; and the original American idol, Elvis Presley. Legends in Concert continues to celebrate the world's most famous and influential icons, all gone too soon, giving audiences an extraordinary chance to experience live the most captivating music, fashion and memories of these true legends.
For more than three decades, Legends in Concert has proudly entertained more than 6.6 million Las Vegas visitors and residents, produced over 18,500 performances on the Las Vegas Strip and performed to more than 30 million fans worldwide. Tickets are on sale at all Caesars Entertainment box offices or by calling 702-777-2782. More information is available at www.flamingolasvegas.com or www.legendsinconcert.com.
Legends in Concert is celebrating 34 years of success this year, and claims the title of longest-running production show in Las Vegas. Owned and operated by On Stage Enterprises, LLC, Legends in Concert debuted at Imperial Palace Hotel and Casino in 1983 and later moved to Flamingo Las Vegas and Casino in 2013 in conjunction with the show's 30-year anniversary. Initially introduced as a limited six week engagement, this Las Vegas staple now performs 10 shows a week, year round in the historic Donny and Marie Showroom, recently voted best showroom by Review Journal's Best of Las Vegas. Packed with all-star talent and powerhouse vocals from some of the world's top tribute artists, the legendary show entertains audiences of all ages. The tribute artists perform using their own natural voices, and are backed by a live band that rocks the house with vivacious back-up singers and dancers who bring the performances to life. In addition to Las Vegas, On Stage produces Legends shows in such markets as Atlantic City, Branson, Foxwoods Resort Casino, Long Island, Myrtle Beach, Niagara Falls, in Waikiki at the Royal Hawaiian Theater, on the high seas aboard the Norwegian PEARL, and produces the acclaimed theatrical production Elvis Lives: http://elvislivestour.com.
Located in the heart of the Las Vegas Strip, Flamingo Las Vegas is a true desert oasis. The center-Strip resort features more than 3,500 guest rooms and suites, including the FAB rooms and the award-winning Flamingo GO Rooms and Mini Suites. Celebrating its 70th anniversary at the end of 2016, the historic hotel-casino is home to a sprawling 15-acre pool and wildlife habitat complete with waterfalls, mature island vegetation and tropical wildlife, three distinctive pools including the adult GO Pool, and several outdoor wedding gardens. Flamingo Las Vegas offers a wide variety of dining options with eateries such as Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville, Center Cut Steakhouse and Mexican hot spot Carlos 'n Charlie's. The resort also hosts an all-star line-up of entertainers including brother-sister duo Donny & Marie, Legends in Concert, Piff The Magic Dragon and the late night adult revue X Burlesque. For more information, please visit flamingolasvegas.com or the Caesars Entertainment Las Vegasmedia room. Find Flamingo Las Vegas on Facebook and follow on Twitter and Instagram.