Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in association with AEG Presents presents Yanni 25 – Live at The Acropolis Anniversary Concert Tour

Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts 
in association with AEG Presents

Yanni 25 – Live at The Acropolis Anniversary Concert TourWhere The Past and Present Become One

Tickets on sale Friday, December 15, 2017 at 10 a.m.

“I find it so exciting to be able to celebrate what I consider to be one of the best
performances of my life! I can’t wait to see everyone and present to all of you this whole
new experience, where the past and the present become one! Expect many surprises…
My imagination is the only limit!”

December 12, 2017 – Orlando, FL –  Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts and AEG Presents announce the return of the world-renowned performer and composer Yanni to Orlando and the Dr. Phillips Center. Yanni 25 - Live at the Acropolis Anniversary Concert Tour comes to the Walt Disney Theater on Monday, April 30, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets go on sale to the general public Friday, December 15, 2017 at 10 a.m. Tickets start at $49.50 and may be purchased online at drphillipscenter.org, by calling 844.513.2014 or by visiting the Dr. Phillips Center Box Office at 445 S. Magnolia Avenue between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, or 12 p.m. and 4 p.m. Saturday. Online and phone ticket purchases are subject to handling fees.

About Yanni 25 – Live at The Acropolis Anniversary Concert Tour

Legendary performer and composer Yanni has announced he will celebrate the 25th Anniversary of “Live At The Acropolis” with a world tour that will launch this spring in the United States. The maestro will kick off the “Yanni 25 – Live At The Acropolis Anniversary Concert Tour” on April 23, 2018 at the King Center in Melbourne, FL. The tour will keep him on the road through the summer, hitting cities across North America including Atlanta, Charlotte, Philadelphia, Cleveland, New York, Chicago, Montreal, Toronto, Los Angeles and more. Additional concerts will be added shortly.

VIP and Fan Club pre-sale tickets will be available on December 13, 2017 and general on sale will be December 15, 2017.

A deluxe package of completely remastered 5.1 sound and high definition video of “Live At The Acropolis “ will be released in 2018 to commemorate this anniversary.

Live at the Acropolis was released in 1994 and is the first ever live album and concert video from the maestro. Recorded at the Herodes Atticus Theatre in Athens with the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra from London, the concert took a year and a half to complete. The album was mixed and produced by Yanni in his home studio and was made into a TV special that aired in the States on PBS. Live at the Acropolis became an incredible success and is the second best selling music video of all time.

Yanni's iconic performances at the Acropolis in Greece, the Taj Mahal in India, the Forbidden City in China, the Royal Albert Hall in England, The Pyramids in Egypt and El Morro in Puerto Rico have crossed countless borders and has resonated with billions of people across the globe. Yanni has been awarded more than 40 platinum and gold albums worldwide and has sold more
than 25 million albums around the world. His most recent albums have seen chart-topping success.

Tour Dates: 
April 23 – Melbourne, FL – King Center
April 24 – Clearwater, FL – Ruth Eckerd
April 25 – Fort Myers, FL – Barbara B. Mann
April 27 – St. Augustine, FL – St. Augustine Amphitheatre
April 28 – West Palm Beach, FL – Perfect Vodka Amphitheatre
April 29 – Sarasota, FL – Van Wezel Theatre
April 30 – Orlando, FL – Dr. Phillips Center
May 2 – Atlanta, GA – Fox Theatre
May 4 – Charleston, DC – North Charleston PAC
May 5 – Greenville, SC – Bon Secours Wellness Arena
May 6 – Charlotte, NC – Blumenthal
May 8 – Durham, NC – Durham PAC
May 9 – Virginia Beach, VA – Sandler Center
May 11 – Wallingford, CT – Oakdale Theater
May 12 – Philadelphia, PA – Mann Center
May 13 – Schenectady, NY – Proctors Theatre
May 15 – Rochester, NY – Auditorium Theatre
May 16 – Pittsburgh, PA – Benedum Center
May 18 – Cleveland, OH – Jacobs Pavilion
May 19 – New York, NY – Radio City Music Hall
May 20 – Lancaster, PA – American Music Theatre
June 3 – Reno, NV – Grand Sierra Casino
June 4 – Modesto, CA – Gallo Center for the Arts
June 5 – Paso Robles, CA – Vina Robles Amphitheatre
June 6 – San Jose, CA – City National Civic
June 8 – San Diego, CA – Civic Theatre
June  9 – Los Angeles, CA – Greek Theatre
June 10 – Costa Mesa, CA – Segerstrom
June 12 – Tucson, AZ – Centennial Hall
June 13 – Albuquerque, NM – Popejoy Hall
June 14 – El Paso, TX – Abraham Chavez
June 16 – Sugarland, TX – Smart Financial Centre
June 17 – Grand Prairie, TX – Verizon Theatre
June 19 – McAllen, TX – McAllen PAC
June 20 – San Antonio, TX – Majestic Theatre
June 21 – New Orleans, LA – Saenger Theatre
June 24 – St. Louis, MO – Fox Theatre
June 26 – Madison, WI – Overture Center for the Arts
June 27 – Indianapolis, IN – Murat Theatre
June 29 – Windsor, ON – Caesar’s Casino
June 30 – Chicago, IL – Chicago Theatre
July 1 – Prior Lake, MN – Mystic Lake Casino
July 16 – Englewood, NJ – Bergen
July 17 – Morristown, NJ – Mayo PAC
July 20 – Buffalo, NY – Shea’s PAC
July 21 – Toronto, ON – Budweiser Stage
July 22 – Montreal, QC – Bell Centre
July 26 – Knoxville, TN – Tennessee Theatre
July 27 – Cincinnati, OH – PNC Pavilion at RiverBend 
July 28 – Syracuse, NY – Lakeview Amphitheatre
July 29 – Vienna, VA – Wolf Trap
July 31 – Wilkes-Barre, PA – Kirby Center
August 1 – Bethlehem, PA – Sands Casino
August 3 – Atlantic City, NJ – Borgata Casino
August 4 –Providence, RI – PPAC
August 5 – Boston, MA – Blue Hills Hank Pavilion 

About the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts
Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts is a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization operating the state-of-the-art performing arts center in downtown Orlando, Florida. With its opening in November 2014, the performing arts center launched its vision of Arts for Every Life by being a gathering place for creativity and discovery; a vibrant urban destination where artists, audiences and students come to experience, explore and learn. The two-block community destination features the 2,700-seat Walt Disney Theater, 300-seat Alexis & Jim Pugh Theater, Seneff Arts Plaza, Dr. Phillips Center Florida Hospital School of the Arts, the DeVos Family Room, and other event rental spaces. Future expansion includes Steinmetz Hall, a 1,700-seat acoustical theater, along with rehearsal, classroom, office space and commercial development spaces. Dr. Phillips Center is a private non-profit collaborating with the City of Orlando, Orange County, the City of Winter Park, the State of Florida and generous donors.

About AEG Presents
AEG Presents is one of the largest live music companies in the world.  The company is dedicated to all aspects of live contemporary music performances, including producing and promoting global and regional concert tours, music events and world-renowned festivals.  AEG Presents operates in North America, Europe and Asia through 15 regional offices that support its tours which include such artists as Taylor Swift, Paul McCartney, The Rolling Stones, Justin Bieber, Katy Perry and Kenny Chesney; produce or support over 40 music festivals, including the iconic Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival; and owns, manages or books more than 75 clubs and theaters.    AEG Presents promotes more than 8,000 shows annually worldwide and conducts business under such globally renowned brands as AEG Presents, Goldenvoice, The Bowery Presents, Concerts West, Messina Touring Group, Marshall Arts LTD, and Madison House Presents.  For more information visit www.aegpresents.com.