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JUST BREAKING: Important News For Those Who Like Elton And George Michael
Posted by editor_usa

Wednesday 3
October 2012 @ 16:02

Chugg Entertainment has announced that Sir Elton and his band will be the first act to open the newly constructed Perth Arena with a second Perth show on Saturday, November 10. This magical event, replacing the George Michael concert, will be performed Under The Stars with the arena roof open. Eltons other Perth engagement, already sold out, is on Monday, November 12.

Tickets for November 10 will be available, starting 9 a.m., on Wednesday, October 10. The former Wham! frontman has canceled his tour of Australia because of ”major anxiety,” brought on by his battle last year with severe pneumonia, he explained on his Web site. But he plans to complete his Symphonica Tour dates in Britain this month before seeking treatment.

Elton commented:

My dear friend George Michael has been giving some amazing performances on the Symphonica tour, and I’m very sorry that he can’t play the Perth concert. But I’m more than happy to step in for him and play the opening night at the brand new Perth Arena on November 10. It is a fabulous building and I’m told we can even have the roof open for our concert and play under the stars! My band and I will make absolutely sure that the Perth Arena has an unforgettable opening night, and we are looking forward to seeing the city come out in force to celebrate this stunning new building.”

Michael Chugg said, “With one show already sold out and a long and successful touring history in Perth, we are thrilled to add one more show to Sir Elton’s November tour and for this to be the official opening of the new Perth Arena. As one of the greatest entertainers in the music business, this will be an incredible show for the people of Perth and a very special milestone for Sir Elton.”

Ticket holders for Michaels Perth Arena Nov. 10 concert on have the option to:

·     Use the ticket for the Elton’s gig. Ticket holders simply need to bring the existing ticket with them to the venue to gain entry on the night. Note that new tickets will not be issued and that all existing George Michael Perth Arena tickets are now valid for Elton at Perth Arena on November 10 ; or

·     Obtain a full refund on the ticket.

If a ticket holder wishes to obtain a refund on the ticket, to facilitate prompt processing of the refund request, return the original ticket/s to Ticketek by Friday, the 12th of October:

Att: George Michael Perth Refunds
GPO Box 1610, Sydney NSW 2001

Ticket holders will need to send:

a. The ticket/s.
b. a small note confirming the request for a refund.
c. the ticket holders email address so Ticketek can send an email confirming the refund.
d. If the ticket holder paid by cash or EFTPOS, include the return postal address so Ticketek can send a cheque (for cash or EFTPOS purchases, a cheque will be issued).

Please note that Ticketek’s terms and conditions of sale which applied to the purchase of the Michael tickets will apply to EJ.