WARNER BROS. “ROCK OF AGES” PRESENTS
THE BIG 80’S KARAOKE EVENT
AT SHORE BIRD RESTAURANT & BEACH BAR
FRIDAY, JUNE 15, 2012 • 9:30 P.M.~MIDNIGHT
‘80’S KARAOKE & COSTUME CONTESTS, “ROCK OF AGES” SOUVENIR PRIZES
PLUS SHORE BIRD’S LATE NIGHT HAPPY HOUR SPECIALS!
Honolulu, HI – Shore Bird Restaurant & Beach Bar, located beachfront in the Outrigger Reef on the Beach Hotel in Waikiki, will be the place to celebrate the opening of Warner Bros.’ much-anticipated feature film, “Rock of Ages,” on Friday, June 15th, from 9:30 p.m.
“Rock of Ages” tells the story of small town girl Sherrie (Julianne Hough) and city boy Drew (Diego Boneta), who meet on the Sunset Strip while pursuing their Hollywood dreams. Their rock ‘n’ roll romance is told through the heart-pounding hits of Def Leppard, Joan Jett, Journey, Foreigner, Bon Jovi, Night Ranger, REO Speedwagon, Pat Benatar, Twisted Sister, Poison, Whitesnake, and more. The star-studded cast also features Russell Brand, Paul Giamatti, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Malin Akerman, Mary J. Blige, Alec Baldwin and Tom Cruise.
The event will feature ‘80’s karaoke – including songs from the movie soundtrack, such as “I Love Rock ‘n’ Roll,” “Wanted Dead or Alive,” and “Hit Me With Your Best Shot,” as well as an ‘80’s karaoke contest (winners selected by audience vote), and an ‘80’s costume contest. Prizes will include “Rock of Ages” T-Shirts, Long-Sleeve Shirts, Tank Tops, movie soundtrack CDs, faux “Rock of Ages” lighters, Posters, Koozies, and more!
In addition, Shore Bird will be offering their regular late night happy hour specials from 10 p.m. to midnight, as follows:
SHORE BIRD LATE NIGHT HAPPY HOUR SPECIALS
• All Draft Beers $3.50
• Well Cocktails, Mai Tais, House Wines $4.50
• Premium Angus Sliders with Fries $8.95
• Chicago-Style Hot Dog with Fries $8.95
• Premium Angus Shore Burger with Fries $9.95
• Mahi Sliders with Fries $9.95
• Large Fries $3.75
“We are really excited to host this ‘Rock of Ages’ event with Warner Bros.,” said David Nagaishi, Shore Bird Vice President & General Manager. “We have free karaoke nightly at Shore Bird, with over 10,000 songs to choose from, and just launched our ‘Hot Summer Nights’ Karaoke Contest on June 3rd, so this very special event fits in perfectly with our plans to make Shore Bird the hottest spot in Waikiki all summer long!”
Here is a summary of the special event.
WARNER BROS. PRESENTS THE “ROCK OF AGES” KARAOKE EVENT
AT SHORE BIRD RESTAURANT & BEACH BAR
WHO: All ages welcome. Minors must be accompanied by parent or guardian.
WHAT: ‘80’s Karaoke and Costume Contests, “Rock of Ages” Prizes
WHEN: Friday, June 15, 2012 • 9:30 p.m.~midnight
WHERE: Shore Bird Restaurant & Beach Bar
Beachfront at the Outrigger Reef on the Beach Hotel
2169 Kalia Road, Honolulu, HI 96815
Valet Parking ($6 for up to four hours)
HOW: No reservations needed. No cover. No minimum.
INFO: Tel. (808) 922-2887 • www.shorebirdwaikiki.com
So LET’S ROCK!!!
ABOUT “ROCK OF AGES”
Under the direction of Adam Shankman (“Hairspray”), New Line Cinema’s feature film adaptation of the smash hit Broadway musical “Rock of Ages” comes to the big screen.
“Rock of Ages” tells the story of small town girl Sherrie and city boy Drew, who meet on the Sunset Strip while pursuing their Hollywood dreams. Their rock ‘n’ roll romance is told through the heart-pounding hits of Def Leppard, Joan Jett, Journey, Foreigner, Bon Jovi, Night Ranger, REO Speedwagon, Pat Benatar, Twisted Sister, Poison, Whitesnake, and more.
The movie musical stars Julianne Hough (“Burlesque”), with actor/singer Diego Boneta in his feature film debut, Russell Brand (“Arthur,” “Get Him to the Greek”), Oscar® nominee Paul Giamatti (“Cinderella Man”), Academy Award® winner Catherine Zeta-Jones (“Chicago”), Malin Akerman (“The Proposal”) and R&B queen Mary J. Blige, with Oscar® nominees Alec Baldwin (“The Cooler”) and Tom Cruise (“Born on the Fourth of July”).
Shankman directs “Rock of Ages” from a screenplay by Justin Theroux and Chris D’Arienzo and Allan Loeb, based on D’Arienzo’s musical of the same name. The film is being produced by Matthew Weaver, Scott Prisand, Carl Levin, Tobey Maguire, Garrett Grant and Jennifer Gibgot, with Toby Emmerich, Richard Brener, Michael Disco, Samuel J. Brown, Hillary Butorac Weaver, Janet Billig Rich, Shankman and D’Arienzo serving as executive producers.
Rounding out the “Rock of Ages” creative team are director of photography Bojan Bazelli (“Hairspray”), production designer Jon Hutman (“It’s Complicated”), editor Emma E. Hickox (“A Walk To Remember”), Oscar®-nominated costume designer Rita Ryack (“How the Grinch Stole Christmas,” “Hairspray”), Grammy-nominated music supervisor Matt Sullivan (“Dreamgirls,” “Nine”), executive and Emmy Award-winning choreographer Mia Michaels (“So You Think You Can Dance”). The original score is by executive music producer Adam Anders and Peer Astrom (TV’s “Glee”).
New Line Cinema presents, a Corner Store Entertainment production, in association with Material Pictures, in association with Offspring Entertainment, an Adam Shankman film, “Rock of Ages.” Opening June 15, 2012, the film will be distributed worldwide by Warner Bros. Pictures, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company.