21 November 2001
Virgin Megastores UK, Elevation DVD Premiere
This Sunday, UK fans can catch a special late-night premiere of the Elevation 2001/ U2 Live in Boston DVD.
And during next week, a special 66minute edit of the DVD will be shown in more stores and at several English and Scottish universities.
First up it's this Sunday night, November 25th, when Virgin Megastores host a special advance airing of the DVD at 11pm. That's 11pm! And the first 50 fans to enter each store will receive a bag containing U2 tour merchandise including T-shirt, baseball cap and button badge.
Everyone else who turns up will get 30 x 20 metallic Elevation poster.
Participating Virgin Megastores are :
London: 14-16 Oxford St, London W1N 9FL Glasgow: 235 Buchanan St, Glasgow, G1 2NG Birmingham: 98 Corporation St, Birmingham, West Midlands, B4 6SX Newcastle: Monument Hall, 15-21 Northumberland St, Newcastle, Tyne & Wear, NE1 7AE
The concert will be shown from 11pm until midnight, after which fans will be able to buy either the DVD or VHS. At the Milton Keynes shop (8 Midsummer Place) the DVD preview will be held all day on Monday 26th November.)
There will also be screenings of the special 66 minute edit in the following UK Universities next week:
Liverpool University Guild of Students, Mount Pleasant, Monday 19th November - 8pm
Bristol University Student Union, Queens Rd, Clifton, Thursday November 22nd - 7pm
Nottingham Trent University Student Union, Shakespeare St, Thursday November 22nd - 5pm
Leeds Metropolitan University Student Union, Calverley St, Friday November 23rd - 6pm
Edinburgh University Student's Association, Bristo Sq, Friday November 23rd - 5pm
Manchester Metropolitan University Student Union, Oxford Rd, Sunday November 25th - 5:30pm