One of the biggest arena attractions in rock music, the Trans-Siberian Orchestra (TSO), once again will take to the road this holiday season for what will be another monumental tour. The tour will hit more than 90 cities coast-to-coast in a nine-week period beginning November 1 and will make a stop at the MGM Grand Garden Arena Thursday, Nov. 20. The show is scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m.
The band’s four album releases, Christmas Eve & Other Stories (1996), The Christmas Attic (1998, The Ghost of Christmas Eve (2001) and The Lost Christmas Eve (2004) have sold more than 5 million units. The Ghost of Christmas Eve album also achieved platinum status.
TSO’s 2007 Winter Tour was its most successful to date having played to more than 1.2 million fans in more than 90 cities, and generating revenues of nearly 45 million. According to Billboard Magazine’s mid-year touring chart this put them as the No. 2 most-attended tour. Since its first Winter Tour in 1996, TSO has been one of the concert businesses’ most successful acts, consistently rating in the Top 10 for both gross revenues and audience attendance.
Tickets priced at $49.50, $39.50 and $25, not including applicable service charges, go on sale Saturday, Sept. 20 at 10 a.m. at the MGM Grand Garden Arena box office and at all Las Vegas Ticketmaster locations (select Smith’s Food and Drug Centers, and Macy’s West at the Fashion Show Mall). Ticket sales are limited to eight (8) per person. To charge by phone with a major credit card, call Ticketmaster at (702) 474-4000. Tickets also are available for purchase at www.mgmgrand.com or www.ticketmaster.com .