Céline Dion Hit A 1,000 Show Milestone Over The Weekend

Pop legend, Celine Dion shared a momentous milestone with a sold-out crowd as she took the stage of The Colosseum at Caesars Palace for the 1,000 time.

The milestone performance opened with an emotional video that highlighted memorable moments over the almost 14 years that Celine has performed in The Colosseum and closed with a finale of bronze and silver confetti and balloons raining down on the stage and crowd in celebration.

All 4,298 guests that attended the special, sold-out performance received a commemorate program book and lenticular credential as a gift to memorialize the milestone.

Dion's first Las Vegas residency at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, A New Day...

created and directed by Franco Dragone, was a production that played 717 performances from March 25, 2003 through December 15, 2007.

After a three year break from Las Vegas, Celine made a triumphant return on March 15, 2011 with a new show directed by legendary Grammy Awards producer Ken Ehrlich aptly titled, Celine at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace.

"Back in 2003, when I began performing in this newly built theatre, little did we know we were going to reach such an incredible number of shows," said Dion.

"Thank you Rene who had this vision and shared the journey with me and thank you to the four million fans who made this possible by choosing music as their international language.

And thank you Caesars Palace and AEG for dreaming with us, making all of this a reality."

"We are honored to be celebrating 1,000 shows with Celine and humbled by her passion, strength and commitment to a vision that began over 14 years ago," said John Nelson, senior vice president of AEG Live Las Vegas.

"There is no one like Celine and we look forward to working with her and her incredible team on another 1,000 shows."

Tickets for Celine at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace are on-sale now for performances Nov. 1, 2016 through Feb. 4, 2017. Due to demand, 24 more shows April 4 through June 3, 2017 will go on-sale to the public on Friday, Oct. 14 at 12 p.m. PT.

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