If you’re a fan of The Rocky Horror Picture Show, then you’re in luck because a tribute concert is on the horizon. The iconic musical comedy has been a cult classic for years, and its popularity hasn’t died down yet. The tribute will be packed with unforgettable performances, memorable costumes, and endless fun. Here’s what you need to know about this event to make sure you don’t miss out on the action.
What is The Rocky Horror Picture Show?
If you’re unfamiliar with the classic musical, The Rocky Horror Picture Show is a satirical tribute to the science-fiction and horror B movies of the 1930s through to the early 1970s. The film follows a couple who get stranded in a spooky castle inhabited by a group of aliens from the planet Transsexual in the galaxy Transylvania. The movie has since become a cult-classic known for its outrageous characters, catchy songs, and nods to science-fiction pop-culture, playing in theaters around the world since its release in 1975.
The Tribute Concert
Getting a chance to experience the movie in an entirely new dimension, the tribute concert is bringing a whole new experience for fans of the Rocky Horror Picture Show. The tribute concert is a live music event that features tribute performances from some of today’s most iconic artists who will be paying homage to the original music and characters like Frank-N-Furter. The concert will be jam-packed with live music, costumes, dancing, and all-around fun.
Who’s Performing at The Tribute Concert?
The tribute concert is bringing together some of the most iconic performers from numerous music genres to bring the songs of the Rocky Horror Picture Show to life. Some of the performers include:
- Lil Nas X
- Billy Porter
- Adam Lambert
- Lea DeLaria
The performers have all stated that they are excited to pay homage to the movie’s impactful legacy in their own unique ways. They’ve vowed to bring their creativity to the soundtrack while paying homage to the original classics that we all know and love.
When and Where is the Tribute Concert Happening?
The Rocky Horror Picture Show Tribute Concert takes place on October 20th, 2022 at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles, California. The Hollywood Bowl is known for hosting major musical events, from operas to rock concerts, with plenty of room for fans to dance and let loose.
What to Expect at The Tribute Concert?
With a lineup of top performers, the tribute concert will be a musical experience like no other. There will be high-energy performances full of no-costume changes and elaborate props. The Hollywood Bowl is decorated with visuals that bring the movie to life. You can expect to sing and dance along to the iconic songs like, “Time Warp,” “Sweet Transvestite,” and “Science Fiction Double Feature.”
In true Rocky Horror fashion, you can also expect to see the cast dressed up in costumes reminiscent of the movie, while audience members are highly encouraged to dress as their favorite characters as well. The entire tribute concert will be an immersive experience, making audience members feel like they are part of the fun and conversation.
Tickets and Seating Options
Tickets for The Rocky Horror Picture Show tribute concert are on sale now. There are various seating options available, from the orchestra section, which is closest to the stage, to terrace and bench seating, which provides a more laid-back ambiance. Prices can range from $50 to $200, but it’s essential to book early because tickets are expected to sell out quickly, and prices may increase closer to the event.
From its inception in the ’70s, through to its massive cult following today, The Rocky Horror Picture Show has brought laughter, joy, and great music to its numerous fans. The tribute concert is an unprecedented opportunity for die-hard fans and new fans alike to come together and experience the movie’s music on a whole new level, with music from some of our favorite artists today.
If you’re ready to dance yourself into a frenzy with the breakout hits of the ’70s and beyond, the Rocky Horror Picture Show tribute concert is the place for you. So, get your red lipstick, fishnets, and corsets ready and prepare for a night you’ll never forget with music, laughter, and friends.