One of the most immediately recognized and widely respected superstars in pop music history, Céline Dion, announced today that she will be embarking on her Courage World Tour, set to kick off in the fall of 2019 and visit Richcraft Live at Canadian Tire Centre on Tuesday Oct. 15 and Wednesday, Oct. 16.
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The multiple award-winning artist made the announcement to a packed house of fans during a special live event at the Theatre at the Ace Hotel in Los Angeles. Unveiling a short video chronicling the end of her iconic Las Vegas residency, Céline surprised the audience with the news of the Courage World Tour, her first full North American tour in over 10 years. Delighting her fans with a very special performance of songs from her chart-topping catalogue, Dion closed the event with an intimate Q&A with the audience. Watch the full event through a previously recorded Facebook Live here.
Says Céline, “I’m so grateful to all the fans who have come to see my show in Las Vegas for so many years, and now I get the chance to create a brand new show and bring it to them in North America, and around the world. I’m very excited about this tour, and my new album…coming later this year.”
CÉLINE DION – COURAGE WORLD TOUR CANADIAN DATES
*All dates, cities and venues below subject to change
Sept. 18 to Sept. 20 – Québec City, Centre Vidéotron
Sept. 26 and Sept. 27 – Montreal, Bell Centre
Oct. 15 and Oct. 16 – Ottawa, Richcraft Live at Canadian Tire Centre
Dec. 9 – Toronto, Scotiabank Arena
April 17, 2020 – Vancouver, Rogers Arena
April 21, 2020 – Edmonton, Rogers Place
April 25, 2020 – Saskatoon, SaskTel Centre
April 27, 2020 – Winnipeg, Bell MTS Place
About Céline Dion
Vocal powerhouse Céline Dion is one of the most immediately recognized, widely respected and successful performers in pop music history. She won numerous awards by the age of 18, dominated the pop charts in the 1990s and has sold almost 250 million albums during her over 35-year career. She has earned five Grammy Awards, two Academy Awards, seven American Music Awards, 20 Juno Awards and an astonishing 40 Félix Awards (Quebec). She remains one of the most sought-after recording artists, receiving the Diamond award at the 2004 World Music Awards recognizing her status as the best-selling female artist of all time. In 2016 the Billboard Music Awards presented her with the lifetime achievement Icon Award. Céline continues to break records with her Las Vegas residency at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace which has played over 1,100 shows to more than 4.5 million fans. In June 2018, Céline took a two-month hiatus from her Las Vegas residency to head overseas for her sold-out tour Céline Dion Live 2018, playing 22 shows across 12 cities in Asia, Australia and New Zealand. The tour was one of the highest-grossing of the year, grossing nearly $57 million for 260,000 fans. She also topped the U.S. Dance Club charts in July 2018 with the remix of her single Ashes from the Deadpool 2 movie. In September 2018, Céline announced that her iconic Las Vegas residency will come to an end on June 8.
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