Bono At The Beacon

12 Dec 2022

Bono At The Beacon

"U2 frontman's pared back show is a triumph" (The Guardian)

"The performance of a lifetime" (USA Today)

Live Nation announced today a Spring 2023 run of eight dates for Bono's critically acclaimed 'Stories of Surrender' show at New York's iconic Beacon Theatre, starting April 16, 2023.

Tickets go on sale this Thursday (December 15, 10 am local time), with a presale for current U2.com subscribers opening tomorrow, Tuesday.

The announcement of Bono at the Beacon follows unprecedented demand for 'Stories of Surrender' - a show that left both audiences and critics cheering for more - in support of 'SURRENDER: 40 Songs, One Story', Bono's New York Times and Sunday Times best-selling memoir.
 
"Bono becomes a giant in his smallest concert" (El Mundo)
 
"Everyone has a Bono story, but Bono has the best Bono stories." (The Irish Times)

'Stories of Surrender,' produced by Live Nation and directed by Willie Williams, marks the release of a memoir in which one of the world's most iconic artists writes for the first time about what and who brought him success, while at the same time revealing his "...childhood insecurity, which is your only security" as a performer, and the faith that sustains him.

The storied surroundings of the Beacon Theatre perfectly illuminate Bono's role as bandleader and activist, as well as the remarkable lives entwined with his own. This is a life, alive and very present, on stage.

Bono will once again be joined by musicians Gemma Doherty (Harp, Keyboard, Vocals) and Kate Ellis (Cello, Keyboard, Vocals), as well as Musical Director Jacknife Lee for an evening of "words, music and some mischief..."

"At times, it was deeply poetic and professorial. Other times, he was the best storyteller in the pub." (San Francisco Chronicle) 

"Reveals a tender side to the swaggering rock star we thought we knew." (The Hollywood Reporter)

TICKETS
Tickets go on sale starting Thursday December 15, at 10am local time and will be available at: www.ticketmaster.com/bono. All tickets purchased online will be delivered as secure mobile tickets. There will be a four-ticket limit per person. 

DATES
'Stories of Surrender' – Bono at the Beacon Theatre, New York, 2023

Sunday April 16, 2023
Monday April 17, 2023
Friday April 21, 2023
Saturday April 22, 2023
Wednesday April 26, 2023
Friday April 28, 2023
Saturday April 29, 2023
Wednesday May 3, 2023

Whether it's the hardcover or the audiobook, Surrender is the perfect gift for the U2 fan, the hooligan, the literary savant, or the pilgrim with wanderlust in your life… or maybe just your ma, da, or dear friend. Purchase the book by Dec 12, for safest delivery by Christmas.

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'With Or Without You' is the second track released from Songs of Surrender. Listen here.

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11 Jan, 2023

Forty U2 songs, 're-recorded and reimagined'. Released March 17. (Hear the first track now)

5 Jan, 2023

Additional dates for Bono's 'Stories of Surrender' run at New York's Beacon Theatre. Tickets on sale Monday.

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