ABBA THE CONCERT is a Tribute to ABBA will bring one of the greatest pop phenomena in the history of music back to life at the Diamond Center on Friday, May. 6, 2016. Tickets start at $12.50 and go on sale Mar. 12 through StarTickets.com and the casino Rewards Center. Doors open at 7:00 p.m., show starts at 8:00 p.m.
ABBA The Concert was formed in 1996 and rapidly became known for its amazing tribute to ABBA and excellent live “ABBA-esque” performance. The group has had many successful U.S. and international tours including trips to Germany, Spain, Scandinavia, Japan, Thailand, Vietnam, England, and the Philippines. ABBA The Concert has also performed at the famous Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles and the Highland Park in Chicago
The group has toured more than 20 countries and done more than 1,000 shows. Two original members of the original ABBA rhythm section have always been present at all tour shows. ABBA The Concert has consisted of saxophone players Johan Stengard and Ulf Andersson, legendary bass players Mike Watson and Rutger Gunnarsson, Lassse Wellander and Janne Schaffer, drummers Ola Brunkert and Roger Palm. ABBA The Concert continues to put on fantastic performances while playing legendary hits from ABBA, including “Mamma Mia,” “S.O.S.,” “Money, Money, Money,” “The Winner Takes All,” “Waterloo,” “Gimme, Gimme, Gimme,” and “Dancing Queen.” ABBA The Concert is recognized as the top ABBA tribute group in the world
Friday | May 6
Doors 7PM | Show 8PM
COMEDIAN BILL ENGVALL RETURNS TO THE DIAMOND CENTER
America’s favorite funny man, Bill Engvall, is returning to the Diamond Center on Friday, May 27, 2016 for a night of outrageous laughs, sponsored by KIIM FM. Tickets start at $30 and go on sale on Apr. 16 through Star Tickets and the casino Rewards Center. Doors open at 7:00 p.m.; show starts at 8:00 p.m.
Bill first tried stand-up comedy while in a nightclub one evening and found that making people laugh was his forte. He would later find himself in Los Angeles. Bill was a star in A Pair of Joker’s, hosted A&E’s Evening at the Improv and appeared on The Tonight Show and Late Show with David Letterman. He can also be seen in a few episodes of Designing Women and co-starred in Delta and The Jeff Foxworthy Show.
Bill is a recipient of the American Comedy Award for “Best Male Stand-up Comedian.” Here’s Your Sign, Bill’s first album, is certified platinum and for 15 straight weeks held the #1 position on the Billboard Comedy Chart. His second album, Dorkfish, also took the #1 spot on Billboard’s Comedy Chart.
Bill became a fan favorite on ABC’s Dancing with the Stars as a contestant in the 17th season. He made it all the way to the finals. Bill has also worked with Jeff Foxworthy and Larry the Cable Guy on the Them Idiots Whirled Tour, which aired on CMT. The successful Blue Collar Comedy concert films included Bill Engvall, which sold over nine million units and received a Grammy Nomination. The Bill Engvall Show, Bounty Hunters, and Blue Collar TV are some other notable productions that Bill has an essential role.
Friday | May 27
Doors 7PM | Show 8PM