Lebanese diva Fairouz has returned to the scenes after a
year’s absence and held a grand performance attended by thousands of anxious
fans. The event was held on December 9 in the city of Juwaynah in Lebanon and
was the first live concert by Fairouz since her last one in 2010.
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According to the internet website MBC.net, Faiouz is
scheduled to hold four more concerts in the same location the last of which will
be on December 17th.
Fairouz’s daughter, Rima Al Rahbani, stated that the details
of the concert are kept confidential as is the case with all her past
performances. She added that no one associated with the concerts is permitted
to reveal any information regarding the songs to be sung or the members of the
Rima stressed that all cellular phones and cameras are
prohibited during the concerts and tickets for the event are sold at Virgin
Mega Stores and over the internet. Ticket prices range between 40 and 300 US
dollars. It is said that all tickets priced 40, 60 and 90 dollars are sold out
as is the case with first class tickets that cost 300 dollars.