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You read it here first! Yesterday we published the rumor alert, and now it has just been confirmed that famous artist Andrea Bocceli will be performing at the Altos de Chavón amphitheatre on the Saturday 4th of April 2015 (Sábado Santo) – and will no doubt be one of the highlights of Semana Santa (Easter Week), as well as of course the annual Casa de Campo Copa Semana Santa polo tournament hosted by CasaLife Magazine.
The most beloved tenor, Andrea Bocelli is set to perform at Altos de Chavon, the 5,000-seat Grecian style amphitheater, on April 4th, 2015 at 8:00 pm, and is being celebrated in aid of local La Romana charities the Hogar del Niño and the Fundación MIR!
The first of many artists lined up for Casa de Campo’s 2015 concert series, the Casa de Campo resort is thrilled to host Andrea Bocelli, who has sold more than 80 million records over his career. Tickets for the concert will start at US$107 for General Admission, US$265 for VIP, US$717 for Special Guests.
Andrea Bocelli’s rise to fame began with the world-wide success of the song, “Con te partirò” (Time to Say Goodbye) arranged as a duet with Sarah Brightman, while his album, “Romanza” broke all records in its category of music. Bocelli’s album, “Sogno” included the Golden Globe Award winning duet with Celine Dion titled, “The Prayer.”
“A prestigious event like this, with artists of his level, demonstrates once again, the quality only Casa de Campo can offer to the Dominican Republic. Concert attendees will delight in not only a great show, but will be able to enjoy all the amenities, activities and services offered by the Casa de Campo Resort ” said Rafael Torres, President Casa de Campo Resort.
“For the public that will follow my performance I hope it will be a day of celebration: my staff and I have done everything possible to conceive of an unforgettable evening that will live up to expectations in such a unique and charming setting, offering that particular Italian music that has always moved me.” Said Andrea Bocelli.
Andrea Bocelli in Altos de Chavón, 2009
Modern in an old-fashioned way, Bocelli has made his mark across the globe, as a living testimony of the Italian vocal tradition. Starring sold-out concerts at prestigious locations such as Carnegie Hall, the Wiener Staatsoper, the Metropolitan Opera House, Andrea Bocelli has recorded operas such as La Bohème, Tosca, Il Trovatore, Werther, Pagliacci, Cavalleria Rusticana, Carmen, Andrea Chénier. Among the most recent recordings, Manon Lescaut under the supervision of Plácido Domingo and Turandot (to be released in the next months) conducted by Zubin Mehta. Among the countless awards, the star on the Walk of Fame in Hollywood shines in his honor since 2010.
Landmark of musical order but also ethical, very active in philanthropy (through the Andrea Bocelli Foundation), has always been committed to the global spread of messages such as positivity, hope, perseverance, and in supporting social causes in the field of scientific research, fight against poverty, universal primary education. This makes is perceived everywhere as fellow: voice that gives voice to the world.
Tickets WIL BE available at www.uepatickets.com, Movie Max, CCN, Supermercados Nacional, Jumbo and here in Casa de Campo at the Casa de Campo Villa Owners Club both the the office at the Casa de Campo Hotel and at the main entrance. However, tickets are NOT yet on sale. You can call the Casa de Campo Villa Owners Club to reserve (809) 523-333 EXT. 2161.
Andrea Bocelli Concert in Altos de Chavón
When: Saturday April 4th, 8:00 P.M.
Where: Altos de Chavón Amphitheater
- General Entrance: US$107
- VIP: US$265
- Special Guest: US$717
Buy tickets: 1-800-877-3643 and www.UEPAtickets.com
An iconic image of Altos de Chavón and Casa de Campo, the Altos de Chavón Amphitheater was designed by Italian artist Roberto Copa in 1976.
In it’s 29 year history, Altos de Chavón has received many international artists in more than 163 concerts, such as Andrea Bocelli, Placido Domingo, Sergio Mendes, Gloria Estefan, Enrique Iglesias, Marc Anthony, Luis Miguel, Michel Camilo, Spiro Gyra, Duran Duran. It has also been the scenery for the best performers of Dominican Music like Juan Luis Guerra, Fernando Villalona, Wilfrido Vargas and many more.