From the press release:
Rival Entertainment Presents: Dio Returns
Monday, June 3 at Center Stage Theater, Atlanta
Doors 7pm / Show 8pm
• All Ages Welcome
• Assigned, reserved seating
• Tickets available online via Ticketmaster.com or without ticket fees in person at the Center Stage Box Office, M-F, 11-6. Online sales end at 6pm on day of show
The much talked about tour in the metal community is finally coming to the US! Dio Returns, featuring the Ronnie James Dio Hologram, is now ready to tour the world with its first run in the United States! The past 12 months have been put into production, unbelievable visual effects, and the world premier of the amazing new Ronnie James hologram! The show features Ronnie with HIS band he played with for over 20 years with Craig Goldy (Guitar), Simon Wright (Drums), Scott Warren (Keyboards), and newer Dio family member Bjorn Englen (Bass). The show also features additional singers Tim “Ripper” Owens (Judas Priest/Yngwie Malmsteen) and Oni Logan (Lynch Mob). From the show opener, King of Rock N’ Roll, to the closer, We Rock, this 90 minute spectacle, including all the fan favorites, take us on the Dio journey from Rainbow to Black Sabbath to his Dio Material with the legend himself! A new take on the traditional concert format – A Show that has to be seen to be believed!
Craig Goldy – Guitar
Simon Wright - Drums
Scott Warren – Keyboards
Bjorn Englen - Bass
And Guest Vocalists:
Tim “Ripper” Owens (Judas Priest/Yngwie Malmsteen)
Oni Logan (Lynch Mob)
Jeff Pezzuti, CEO of Eyellusion says, Ronnie James Dio was not only known for his amazing vocals, but also his incredible stage shows and performances. This show is a must see for all fans of Ronnie. Not only is it an over-the-top visual experience, but the new Ronnie James Dio hologram has to be seen to be believed; This is a first of its kind metal show! We are celebrating Ronnie, with his live vocals, with his band he toured with for the last 17 years, and with a show that his fans will love! It’s an over the top metal experience that will have the fans raising their horns throughout the show! We are excited for everyone to see what we have in store for the U.S. beginning in June and the World to follow!