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Purple Reign, the Ultimate Prince Tribute Show, will continue to party like it is 1999 at Hooters Casino Hotel throughout 2011. "We are thrilled that Purple Reign show has extended it run in the Night Owl Showroom. It has quickly made the Night Owl Showroom the place to be every Friday, Saturday and Sunday night!" said Gary Gregg, Head Hooter and COO.
This energetic show will make Prince Fans go crazy when they hear songs like "Purple Rain" and "When Doves Cry". The audience will leave feeling like they have taken the plunge into Lake Minnetonka as this show pays tribute to groundbreaking artist Prince and his performance in the movie "Purple Rain". This year marks the 25th anniversary of this classic '80s movie. You can expect to see the likeness of "The Kid", Apollonia, Morris Day and The Time during this 90 minute show!
From humble beginnings in small UNLV college clubs to late night television, Purple Reign has risen to international acclaim and recognition as the world's number one Prince Tribute show. On November 17, 2008, the group became the first ever tribute/impersonator act to appear as the musical guest on "The Late Show with David Letterman". This show was later chosen by
CBS and The Late Show to ring in the New Year and re-aired January 1st, 2009; making it the first musical performance of 2009 on Letterman. Purple Reign has been crowned "Best Tribute Act of 2009" by the 28th annual Las Vegas Review Journal Poll; winning 2 awards by both the staff and readers. Purple Reign has received accolades from the likes of Paul Shaffer and the CBS orchestra who said that they were "UNBELIEVABLE! FABULOUS!". Alicia Jacobs, former Miss USA and Las Vegas NBC entertainment news reporter, hails Purple Reign as "the best tribute band in Las Vegas".
The show takes place at 10 p.m. on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Ticket price will be $24.99 starting January 8. Locals are "Buy One, Get One Free". You must be 21 years or older to attend the show.