The Beatles LOVE by Cirque du Soleil Celebrates Anniversary of The Beatles’ Final Concert with Special Rooftop Performance Tribute
Tribute Video Available Now on Cirque du Soleil’s YouTube Channel:
LAS VEGAS (January 29, 2022) – In celebration of tomorrow’s anniversary of The Beatles’ final concert on the rooftop of their Apple Corps building in London, The Beatles™ LOVE™ by Cirque du Soleil shares a special tribute video featuring their own special rooftop performance. Filmed atop The Mirage Hotel & Casino, the vibrant video stars 27 LOVE cast members performing to “Get Back” (LOVE Version). Filming the once-in-a-lifetime performance required two drones and four cameras and was completed in just two and a half hours. To view The Beatles LOVE cast’s rooftop performance video, visit https://youtu.be/STlpHIVKECE.
Cirque du Soleil also takes fans behind-the-scenes to give a look at the filming process with an exclusive making-of video. Filmed to accompany the LOVE cast’s rooftop performance video, this featurette shows the planning process and dance rehearsals for the special performance, with commentary from LOVE’s Senior Artistic Director, Tim Smith. To view the behind-the-scenes video, visit https://youtu.be/GWxcp4Ig7aI.
The Beatles LOVE cast’s tribute performance video is one of several special activities celebrating tomorrow’s 53rd anniversary of The Beatles’ legendary January 30, 1969 rooftop performance, including ‘The Beatles: Get Back-The Rooftop Performance’ streaming audio release (Apple Corps Ltd./Capitol/UMe); tomorrow’s exclusive IMAX screening events for “The Beatles: Get Back-The Rooftop Concert” (Disney/Apple Corps Ltd./WingNut); Norah Jones’ two tribute performance videos of Beatles songs filmed on the rooftop of New York’s Empire State Building; SiriusXM The Beatles Channel’s “The Rooftop Concert Special,” re-airing throughout the weekend and available to stream on the SXM App; and the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame’s announcement for The Beatles: Get Back to Let It Be immersive exhibit, set to open on March 18.
One of the most beloved musical productions in the world, The Beatles LOVE is a vibrant, thrilling and whimsical tribute to The Beatles, regarded as one of the most influential rock bands of all time. Fans can #GetBackToLOVE with performances Tuesday – Saturday at 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Tickets are available at cirquedusoleil.com/love.
Kirvin Doak Communications
Cirque du Soleil
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Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group is the world leader in creating, producing and distributing live entertainment. With an established reputation in circus art shows, the Group further leverages its creative and innovative powerhouse to present a variety of compelling entertainment forms through its divisions, such as Cirque du Soleil, Blue Man Group, VStar Entertainment Group, The Works Entertainment, Cirque du Soleil Events + Experiences and 4U2C. Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group productions have performed in more than 65 countries in over 450 cities, with an average of over 15 million tickets sold yearly. Beyond its various experiences and shows, Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group aims to make a positive impact on people, communities and the planet through art and creativity. For more information, visit CirqueduSoleilEntertainmentGroup.com.