Macao, Special Administrative Region of the People’s
Republic of China (July 24, 2009) – The former Japanese pop singer and artist turned into
an one-of-a-kind and world famous illusionist – Princess Tenko, will make her debut
performance at Sands Macao from Thursday through Sunday, September 17–
September 20, at 8:30pm daily. The well-known Shanghai Acrobatic Troupe will play a
supporting act at the show. Tickets will be on sale starting from Tuesday, July 28 at 10 a.m.
Princess Tenko is one of apprentices of Hikita
Tenko, a famous escape artist and illusionist in Japan. After Hikita Tenko had passed
away, Princess Tenko was chosen among his apprentices as the heir to his name. Today,
Tenko Hikita (II) is widely recognized by her stage name, Princess Tenko. She
performs about 300 shows worldwide every year.
In 1990, Princess Tenko was awarded Magician of the
Year from the Academy of Magic Arts in the United States. Other renowned
recipients of the award include David Copperfield and Doug Henning. Princess
Tenko is the first female magician to receive this award. In 1995, Princess
Tenko became the heroine model in the U.S. cartoon, Tenko and the
Guardian of the Magic.
Sands Macao Theater is located on the third level
of Sands Macao Hotel and is comprehensively equipped with the most advanced
audio visual facilities providing a venue for world class entertainment acts
for audience up to 660. Seating is arranged in a way that provides perfect viewing
from every seat in the house and allows the audience an intimate experience.
With its theater offering the very highest
standards, the Sands Macao is attracting the best talents the international
entertainment industry has to offer. Sands Macao Theater has featured
international acts like Air Supply, Australian magician and extreme illusionist
Robert Gallup, as well as ABBA tribute band Björn Again.
Tickets will go on sale at the
Sands Macao Hotel Lobby and CotaiArenaä Box OfficeonTuesday, July 28, 2009 at 10 a.m. Tickets are in two price categories: A
Reserve (MOP$480) and B Reserve (MOP$280). Tickets
can be booked online at www.cotaiticketing.com, by
phone on (853) 2882 8818 or (852) 6333 6660.