Andre Rieu and The Johann Strauss Orchestra to perform at The O2
The O2, the world's most popular music and entertainment venue, today announced that André Rieu will be bringing his magic to the venue in 2012 in the form of “An Unforgettable Evening with André Rieu”.
Rieu, the world's most popular classical artist who is renowned for his energetic and festive live concerts, will be performing at The O2 on December 16, 2012.
“An Unforgettable Evening with Andre Rieu“ will give fans what they've come to expect from Rieu. The maestro conducting his 60-piece Johann Strauss Orchestra and playing his world-famous Stradivarius violin to create a celebratory atmosphere, where fans are encouraged to get out of their seats and waltz in the aisles.
“My main goal, every concert, is for people to have an unforgettable night. I like to talk to my audience, interact with them and look them in the eyes. People can expect a colourful concert, with beautiful melodies, waltzes, surprises, balloons, the tenors and our lovely sopranos from South Africa, Australia and Brazil! I am really looking forward to visiting my fans in the UK again.” said André Rieu.
André Rieu is one of the best-selling live acts in the world and has sold more than 30 million albums globally, breaking all classical concert records, packing stadiums and arenas with adoring fans!