This weekend Rome is getting enlightened not only by Christmas…
8th World tour in Madonna‘s career, "Sticky & Sweet Tour" is starting August 23rd in Cardiff in Wales and will get through all the major European capitals, as Amsterdam (September 2nd), Rome (September 06th), Berlin (London (September 11th), Paris (September 20th) and Athens (September 27th). On October she will be landing in the Usa to tour in cities like NY , LA and Miami, ..) and then down to Mexico and South America.
Fans can still look for bargains on the net where tons of advertisements are offering tickets for the sold out dates but at a more expensive rate even.
The tour is produced by Live Nation. The Signora Ciccone indeed recently dumped major record label Warner Bros in order to sign a new recording and business deal with Live Nation and is supporting her eleventh studio album "Hard Candy" who came out on April and debuted at number 1 around the world, so she is not taking chances !
Concerts will take place in arenas and stadiums, including a number of cities where Madonna has not performed in the past fifteen years. Madonna’s long time partner in business Jamie King will direct "STICKY & SWEET" and the musical director will be Kevin Antunes.
On August 16th Madonna is turning to 50 but she doesn’t seem to feel too old to stop shocking and stunning the legions of devoted fans around the world, isn’t she?
Rome – September 6th, 2008
Venue: Rome Olympic Stadium
Doors: 7:00 pm | Show: 9:00 pm
Viale dello Stadio Olimpico 1
How to get to the Stadium: From Termini station take the red line (METRO A), final destination BATTISTINI and get out to FLAMINIO. Take the tram 2 and get out to last stop PIAZZA MANCINI.