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Ticketing info for the last concerts in December

Postby jarkko » Tue Sep 07, 2010 10:59 am

LEONARD COHEN EXTENDS CURRENT WORLD TOUR WITH FOUR FINAL NORTH AMERICAN DATES

INTIMATE DECEMBER SHOWS WILL CONCLUDE THE MOST IMPRESSIVE RETURN TO THE STAGE EVER BY A SOLO ARTIST


FINAL DATES OF THE TOUR:


Nov 30 Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre, Victoria, BC, Canada
Dec 2 Rogers Arena,Vancouver, BC
Dec 5 Paramount Theatre, Oakland, CA
Dec 6 Paramount Theatre, Oakland, CA
Dec 8 Rose Quarter Theatre of the Clouds, Portland, Oregon
Dec 10 The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada
Dec 11 The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada



VICTORIA, BC

Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre in Victoria, BC, Canada
November 30, 2010
On sale at http://ev10.evenue.net/cgi-bin/ncommerc ... =&appCode=
Ticket prices: $250, $149.50, $59.50, $39.50


VANCOUVER
Vancouver, BC, Rogers Arena
December 2
General sale begins on October 9 at 10 am PDT
Ticket link for Vancouver: http://www.ticketmaster.com/event/11004 ... nd=aeglive
Ticket Prices: $250 / $165.50 / $99.50 / $59.50


OAKLAND

Oakland, CA – Paramount Theatre
December 5th & 6th
General sale begins on October 9 at 10 am PDT
Ticket links:
Oakland (Dec. 5th) http://www.ticketmaster.com/event/1C004 ... nd=aeglive
Oakland (Dec. 6th) http://www.ticketmaster.com/event/1C004 ... nd=aeglive
Ticket Prices: $250 / $165 / $99.50 / $45.50

PORTLAND, OREGON:
On sale now.
Ticket link: http://ev15.evenue.net/cgi-bin/ncommerc ... &caller=PR
Ticket prices in Portland: $250 / $145.50 / $99.50 / $49.50



LAS VEGAS:
On sale now.
Ticket link for December 10: http://www.ticketmaster.com/event/2C00451FDA291D19
Ticket link for December 11: http://www.ticketmaster.com/event/2C00451FDA7A1D26
Ticket prices in Las Vegas: $250 / $175 / $99.50 / $75 / $49.50

Click for seating chart (Front orchestra only): http://www.leonardcohenfiles.com/colosseumseats.jpg

HOTEL OFFERS (by AEG) LAS VEGAS:
CAESARS PALACE:
http://www.harrahs.com/MakeReservation. ... Code=ICLCR

There are many other options in all price levels in Las Vegas!!
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Re: Honolulu - Portland - Las Vegas: PRESALE INFO WITH LINKS

Postby Maulwurf » Tue Sep 07, 2010 5:12 pm

portland, oregon...so far away! :cry:
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Re: Honolulu - Portland - Las Vegas: PRESALE INFO WITH LINKS

Postby MiriamI » Tue Sep 07, 2010 5:25 pm

Hi All,

I'm a newbie, and I just want to make sure I understand the "rules" correctly. Will Fan Club Presale Tickets for the Las Vegas concert be available for anyone who joined this community, today at 10:00 AM PDT, or did I miss anything? (Like, do you have to be a member for a while in order to buy these tickets?)

Thanks,
Halleluja!
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Leonard Cohen To End World Tour With 4 U.S. Shows (9/7/10)

Postby sturgess66 » Tue Sep 07, 2010 5:41 pm

From Reuters -
http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20100907/mus ... onardcohen
Leonard Cohen To End World Tour With 4 U.S. Shows

Reuters
– 36 mins ago

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Leonard Cohen's neverending world tour will actually end in December with four newly announced theater shows in the western United States, his promoter said on Tuesday.

The tireless Canadian folk poet emerged from a 15-year semi-retirement in May 2008 to crisscross large arenas around the world, and will have played more than 240 shows by the time he hangs up his fedora after a two-night stand in Las Vegas on December 10 and 11.

Cohen, who turns 76 later this month, plans to return to the studio next year to record his first album of new material since 2004's "Dear Heather," taking him off the road "for some time," promoter AEG Live said in a statement. He is known to take years to craft a single song.

The final four shows will kick off at Honolulu's Blaisdell Concert Hall on December 4. Cohen will play the Rose Quarter Theater of the Clouds in Portland, Ore., on December 8, and then head to the Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas.

They will mark his first U.S. concerts since last November. He is currently touring Europe again after being laid low by a bad back during the first half of the year. He will return to New Zealand and Australia in October and November, and will finish up in Cambodia on November 27 before traveling to Hawaii.

Tickets for the four U.S. shows will go on sale on September 24, AEG Live said.

(Reporting by Dean Goodman)
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Re: Honolulu - Portland - Las Vegas: PRESALE INFO WITH LINKS

Postby jeanne » Tue Sep 07, 2010 6:39 pm

HI MIRIAM...I AM A RECENT NEWBIE THAT GOT TO GO TO FLORENCE....I HOPE TO GO TO VEGAS..I MAY NOT BE MUCH HELP BUT I AM OFFERING.......................JEANNE
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Re: Honolulu - Portland - Las Vegas: PRESALE INFO WITH LINKS

Postby jarkko » Tue Sep 07, 2010 7:04 pm

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SEATING CHART FOR PORTLAND
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Re: Honolulu - Portland - Las Vegas: PRESALE INFO WITH LINKS

Postby WiTS » Tue Sep 07, 2010 7:17 pm

CAESARS PALACE:
http://www.harrahs.com/MakeReservation. ... Code=ICLCR
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$89/night offer all gone?
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Re: Honolulu - Portland - Las Vegas: PRESALE INFO WITH LINKS

Postby tigerm » Tue Sep 07, 2010 7:29 pm

WiTS wrote:CAESARS PALACE:
http://www.harrahs.com/MakeReservation. ... Code=ICLCR
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$89/night offer all gone?

No you can still get $89/night at other Harrah's hotels. Caesars is generally more expensive. Personally Planet Hollywood is a better rate. I would avoid Imperial Palace and Flamingo. The Rio is off Strip but served by a free shuttle bus to Harrah's, so that is an excellent value for money option.
If budget is the consideration, but you also want a decent hotel the Rio is the best option. If budget is more constrained then you should look at Circus Circus (yuck), Riveria, Sahara, Stratosphere. They epitomize cheap and cheerful, but take care of the basic needs.
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Re: Honolulu - Portland - Las Vegas: PRESALE INFO WITH LINKS

Postby MiriamI » Tue Sep 07, 2010 7:46 pm

Thanks, Jarkko, for your answer, and see you at Vegas!

Jeanne - I've also been to Florence, so I guess we already met :-)
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Re: Honolulu - Portland - Las Vegas: PRESALE INFO WITH LINKS

Postby tigerm » Tue Sep 07, 2010 7:56 pm

There is no rush to actually book hotels. December is pretty quiet in Vegas, so hotel rooms won't sell-out or inflate in price. There is plenty of time to shop around and get the best rates. This site is pretty good to find the best hotel deals http://www.broadwaybox.com/lasvegas/
If you need advice I live in Vegas and pretty much know every casino/hotel.
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Re: Honolulu - Portland - Las Vegas: PRESALE INFO WITH LINKS

Postby jarkko » Tue Sep 07, 2010 8:06 pm

I checked the presales. In Portland they offered seats 9-10 in row 1, and for the 2nd Las Vegas first row (BB in this section) in FORCH2 (Front Orchestra).
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Re: Honolulu - Portland - Las Vegas: PRESALE INFO WITH LINKS

Postby mamcglynn09 » Tue Sep 07, 2010 8:10 pm

Thank you a million time over, Jarkko. Just completed ticket purchase. So easy, so fast, so sweet.
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Re: Honolulu - Portland - Las Vegas: PRESALE INFO WITH LINKS

Postby TheGhost » Tue Sep 07, 2010 8:12 pm

Wow! I'm not even joking when I say I'm getting emotional. I've loved Leonard Cohen for a long time and wondered if I'd ever get the chance. Making a solo journey to Portland and got a seat in the first row on the floor seat #26. Someone tell me how wonderful this is going to be because I want to bask in it for awhile. A HUGE thank you to Jarkko and the other contributors to this forum... it has been a great help!!
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Re: Honolulu - Portland - Las Vegas: PRESALE INFO WITH LINKS

Postby MiriamI » Tue Sep 07, 2010 8:22 pm

Hi there,

I just got for the second Vegas: section FORCH6, row CC, seats 602-603. What does "CC" mean?

The first time I tried (at 8:00), I got tickets for 99$, even though I selected "any price" and "best available". Why is that? This is why I missed the best seats...

Please tell me ASAP, is it better to have seats in the front rows in the side (6) or in the FF row in the middle (3)?

Thanks,

Miriam
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Re: Honolulu - Portland - Las Vegas: PRESALE INFO WITH LINKS

Postby Conny » Tue Sep 07, 2010 8:33 pm

MiriamI wrote: I just got for the second Vegas: section FORCH6, row CC, seats 602-603. What does "CC" mean?
Hi Miriam,

CC is the third row!

See you there :D
Conny

***Well, in section FORCH6 the first row is BB, so actually CC is the second row!! / Jarkko***

I see - it's the same as section 2; even better or Miriam ;-)
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