LIONEL RICHIE EXTENDS HEADLINING RUN AT ENCORE THEATER AT WYNN LAS VEGAS WITH A NEW SHOW, “LIONEL RICHIE: KING OF HEARTS,” OCTOBER 2023
April 24, 2023
LIONEL RICHIE EXTENDS HEADLINING RUN AT ENCORE THEATER
AT WYNN LAS VEGAS WITH A NEW SHOW,
“LIONEL RICHIE: KING OF HEARTS,” OCTOBER 2023
Tickets On Sale Friday, April 28, 2023 at 10 A.M. PST
LAS VEGAS (APRIL 24, 2023) – Following his highly-successful, sold-out run, music legend Lionel Richie will return to Encore Theater at Wynn Las Vegas with his all-new show, “Lionel Richie: King of Hearts” in Fall 2023. The beloved Las Vegas headliner will take the stage for six shows on October 11, 13-14, 18, 20-21, 2023. Tickets for all performances will go on sale to the public on Friday, April 28, 2023 at 10 a.m. PST on Ticketmaster.com. VIP packages will also be available for purchase on LionelRichie.com for these performance
Since his start at Encore Theater, Richie has performed 36 sold-out performances between 2019 – 2022. His return to the intimate venue allows new and returning fans to experience his talents and sell-out audiences like nowhere else.
- 2023 Performance Dates: October 11, 13-14, 18, 20-21, 2023; shows begin at 8 p.m.
- Public On-Sale: Friday, April 28, 2023 at 10 a.m. PST
- Price: Tickets starting at $69.95 plus applicable fees
- Point Of Purchase: Ticketmaster.com
Richie is a highly decorated performer with Oscar®, Golden Globe®, and four GRAMMY Award® wins, as well as recently being named an inductee into the 2022 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and receiving the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song and American Music Awards’ “Icon Award” last year. Known for countless hits including, “Endless Love,” “Lady,” “All Night Long,” “Penny Lover,” “Stuck on You,” “Hello,” “Say You, Say Me,” “Dancing on the Ceiling,” “We Are the World” and others, the international superstar will return to the intimate Encore Theater to offer fans more nights of unforgettable entertainment.
For more information on “Lionel Richie: King of Hearts” and other 2023 performances at Encore Theater at Wynn Las Vegas, visit WynnLasVegas.com.
About Lionel Richie
International superstar Lionel Richie has a discography of albums and singles that are second to none. With more than 125 million albums sold worldwide, an Oscar®, a Golden Globe®, four Grammy Awards®*, the distinction of MusicCares Person of the Year in 2016, Kennedy Center Honoree in 2017, the Gershwin Prize for Popular Song by the Library of Congress in 2022 and inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2022. He recently became the only artist in history to be featured on the AMA’s stage in every decade since the show’s inception with his receival of the 2022 AMA Icon Award, which marked his 18th AMA award. In March 2018, Richie put his handprints and footprints in cement at the TCL Chinese Theatre IMAX in Hollywood, one of the oldest awards in Hollywood. In an unforgettable evening featuring his brightest and best anthems which have defined the music icon’s unparalleled career, Richie extended his “Back to Las Vegas” residency at Encore Theater at Wynn Las Vegas with a twenty-two show engagement in 2022 and is continuing his highly successful residency model into Fall 2023. Richie serves as a judge on ABC’s “American Idol” the past five seasons and is currently shooting the sixth season of the show.
About Encore Theater at Wynn Las Vegas
Encore Theater at Wynn Las Vegas is a world-class entertainment venue that is home to legendary resident headliners, comedic icons and one-of-a-kind concert events. At 1,480 seats, Encore Theater provides an intimate opportunity for guests to experience top talent in an incomparable setting. Encore Theater’s roster of impressive performers is a reflection of the successful partnership between Wynn Las Vegas and AEG Presents Las Vegas.
In 2022, Encore Theater was named one of Billboard’s top 10 grossing venues in the world under 5,000 capacity, ranking No. 8. Encore Theater has hosted performances by music icons like Brad Paisley, Bryan Adams, Diana Ross, Duran Duran, Jack Johnson, John Fogerty, John Mellencamp, Justin Bieber and Lionel Richie, as well as globally-celebrated comedic acts like Ali Wong, Chris Tucker, Jim Gaffigan, Nate Bargatze, Sebastian Maniscalco, Steve Martin and Martin Short, and Taylor Tomlinson.
About Wynn Las Vegas
Wynn Resorts is the recipient of more Forbes Travel Guide Five Star Awards than any other independent hotel company in the world and in 2023 was once again honored on FORTUNE Magazine’s World’s Most Admired Companies list. Wynn and Encore Las Vegas consist of two luxury hotel towers with a total of 4,748 spacious hotel rooms, suites and villas. The resort features approximately 194,000 square feet of casino space, 20 signature dining experiences, 14 bars, two award-winning spas, approximately 513,000 rentable square feet of meeting and convention space, approximately 174,000 square feet of retail space as well as two showrooms, two nightclubs, a beach club, and recreation and leisure facilities, including Wynn Golf Club, an 18-hole championship golf course. For more information on Wynn and Encore Las Vegas, visit press.wynnlasvegas.com.
About AEG Presents
Combining the power of the live event with a focus on true artist development, AEG Presents is a world leader in the music and entertainment industries. Operating across five continents, the company has an unparalleled commitment to artistry, creativity, and community. Its tentpole festivals and multi-day music events — which include the iconic Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival and the legendary New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival alongside British Summer Time at Hyde Park, Stagecoach, Hangout Festival, Electric Forest, Rock En Seine and All Points East — continue to set the bar for the live music experience. AEG Presents promotes global tours for artists such as Justin Bieber, Blackpink, Kenny Chesney, Celine Dion, Elton John, Karol G, Paul McCartney, Katy Perry, The Rolling Stones, Ed Sheeran, Taylor Swift, and Tyler, The Creator, in addition to — through its network of clubs, theatres, arenas, stadiums and renowned partner brands such as The Bowery Presents, Concerts West, Frontier Touring, Goldenvoice, Marshall Arts, Messina Touring Group, PromoWest Productions, and Zero Mile Presents — creating and developing an unmatched infrastructure for artist development and audience reach. More information can be found at www.aegpresents.com.