A party to celebrate the 21st anniversary of jewellers Theo Fennell was held at The Collection in Fulham, London on Tuesday 28 October, 2003.
We are very grateful to Desmond O'Neill Features, www.donfeatures.com, for making these photos available to us. Elton and David are greeted by Theo Fennell himself Lousie Fennell, Janet Street-Porter and Pet Shop Boy Neil Tennant join the fun Elton with Chris de Burgh. No sign of a Lady in Red but maybe Elton in that shirt will do. A party wouldn't be a party without Lulu.
Elton and David are greeted by Theo Fennell himself
Lousie Fennell, Janet Street-Porter and Pet Shop Boy Neil Tennant join the fun
Elton with Chris de Burgh. No sign of a Lady in Red but maybe Elton in that shirt will do.
A party wouldn't be a party without Lulu.
Rod Stewart has launched an astonishing attack on Sir Paul McCartney, wondering why the ex-Beatle is not also ridiculed for taking a younger wife. He also attacked Elton, Sting and others.
Rod Stewart even claims Sir Paul escapes mockery because of his knighthood. McCartney married former model Heather Mills last year and the couple are now expecting their first baby.
Elton John threw a lavish celebrity party On October 26, 2003 for boyfriend David Furnish’s 41st birthday.
The bash was also to mark the tenth anniversary of Elton’s relationship with David. Star guests included Elle MacPherson, Hugh Grant, former Boyzone singer Stephen Gateley and Lulu.
Elton John and Park Place Entertainment Corporation, one of the world's leading gaming companies, have signed an exclusive agreement for the artist to perform 75 shows over three years at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, beginning on February 13, 2004.
Tickets for the first series of Colosseum engagements beginning February 13 through February 22, 2004 go on sale on October 22, 2003 at 10 a.m. All performances begin at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are priced at $250, $175, and $100 (plus applicable taxes and handling charges) and are available by calling 888-4-ELTONJ (888-435-8665), or by visiting www.ticketmaster.com, or in person at the Caesars Palace Box Office.
To create a unique environment in the 4,100-seat Colosseum, the renowned photographer and director David LaChappelle will serve as the production designer and director for Elton John's Colosseum engagements titled "The Red Piano." Creating a distinctive show, exclusive to Caesars Palace, LaChappelle will blend Elton's breathtaking music with vibrant visual imagery making these Colosseum engagements a unique spectacular unlike any previous Elton John performance.
Elton John will be performing with his band: Davey Johnstone on guitar; Guy Babylon on keyboards; Bob Birch on bass guitar; John Mahon on percussion; and Nigel Olsson on drums.
"By bringing Elton John, one of the best-known and best-loved performers in the world, to an extended engagement at Caesars Palace, we've established The Colosseum as the nation's premier musical showcase for top tier talent," said Park Place President and Chief Executive Officer Wallace R. Barr.
"Today, Caesars Palace again boasts a full-house of elite entertainers so famous that each is known by a single name: Elton, Celine, Seinfeld," said Caesars Palace President Mark Juliano. "We are honored to welcome an artist of Elton John's caliber to The Colosseum," Juliano added.
The newly announced performances by Elton John will not alter the show schedule for "A New Day..." starring Celine Dion.
The Colosseum at Caesars Palace is a contemporary interpretation of one of antiquity's architectural wonders. Built by Park Place Entertainment at a cost of $95 million, The Colosseum at Caesars Palace is a striking landmark at the heart of the Las Vegas Strip. With seating for up to 4,100, The Colosseum is designed to accommodate stage shows of all varieties while providing audiences with extraordinary entertainment experience. Home to "A New Day..." featuring Celine Dion, The Colosseum has also hosted such stars as Jerry Seinfeld, Mariah Carey, and Tim McGraw since its opening in March 2003.
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A doodle by Elton John will be part of the Doodle for Hunger celebrity art auction to take place in New York, October 21, 2003, to support the Capuchin Food Pantries.
Every week, the Pantries feed, clothe and shelter more than 1,000 underprivileged New Yorkers.
Elton John is scheduled to come to Germany on October 27, 2003 for the recording of the show "Absolut Elton John".
We can finally reveal details about the TV show which has been mentioned on this website for the past few weeks. "Absolut Elton John" will be recorded in Cologne on October 27, 2003. The date has been moved a few times, but we hope that this is now final.
Early October 2003, Elton was due to begin recording his next album in Los Angeles. Waiting in the studio were producer Patrick Leonard, several musicians and an English television crew making a documentary.
Time came, and time went, yet still no sign of Sir Elton. "Eventually he rang to say that he was feeling 'overtired'," says one who was there. "He did at least call up personally, but even so. We will apparently be summoned back in the New Year to start all over again."
Elton John will be unable to perform at the 6th Annual Benefit Concert of the Carl Wilson Foundation on October 16, 2003.
At this point in time it is not yet known why Elton cancelled his performance.
It promises to be the most dramatic New Look since Cinderella went from grunge to glam. Elton John is being made over by Yohji Yamamoto.
It was love at first suit for Elton and the cerebral Japanese designer, according to a source in Tokyo, who says that Yamamoto has been secretly working on a public and private wardrobe that will be unveiled at Elton John's upcoming world tour, which opens in Fresno, California on November 8, 2003.
Sir Elton John is desperate for Justin Timberlake - but only to star as the pop legend in a film about him.
Elton is about to begin work on a script with songwriting friend Bernie Taupin, according to The Sun. Both are reported to be keen on Britney Spears' ex-boyfriend to portray part of Elton's life.
Merseycats, the original Merseybeat groups of the Sixties (The Rock'n'Roll Childrens Charity) are proud to present John Jorgenson & Friends performing a charity concert on Tuesday October 28, 2003 at Churchills Club in Wavertree, Liverpool, UK.
Tickets are priced at £6, all proceeds from the night are to benefit local childrens charities.
Elton could be landing in your living room next season. Fox has green-lighted a new drama series based on the tunes of Elton John and Bernie Taupin.
The network has made a pilot commitment to Rhapsody, the musically minded brainchild of onetime teen popster and former Hardy BoyShaun Cassidy and Warner Bros. TV.
Elton is to appear in the new series of popular British sitcom Absolutely Fabulous.
He is on the cover of the Radio Times issue dated 11-17 October with the show's stars Jennifer Saunders and Joanna Lumley.
The Concorde's last hurrah on October 24, 2003 will be a freebie for invited loyalists, who are apt to include Paul McCartney, Elton John and Rudy Giuliani, with Prime Minister Tony Blair on hand at the arrival.
Television interviewer David Frost plans to be on the final SST flight from Kennedy to Heathrow. "It was really a club more than anything else - the atmosphere was always very friendly," says Frost, who has been a loyal Concorde passenger since British Airways and Air France jointly launched the supersonic transport in 1976.
Happy Birthday to Sharon! Sir Elton John makes a special visit to the set along with Sharon's daughter, Kelly Osbourne, on October 9, 2003.
Sharon gets Elton and Kelly "Under the Covers" for a candid, fun interview and Elton performs some of his signature hits!
According to rumours, Daniel Bedingfield will sing a duet with his pop hero - Sir Elton John for this year's Children In Need show on November 21, 2003.
There's been no official confirmation so far, but Daniel's fansites are certain the duo will hook up for a live performance on the BBC charity event, having heard that, "the pair, who have already met," will release an as-yet-untitled charity single on November 24, 2003.
Elton John loves Andre Agassi, and he loves Las Vegas. But Sir Elton absolutely despises Dennis Miller.
Elton attacked Miller from his piano perch at the end of the "Grand Slam for Children" benefit hosted by Agassi at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on October 4, 2003.
A record $12.6 million was raised this year at the eighth annual Andre Agassi Charitable Foundation Grand Slam for Children benefit concert at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, October 4, 2003.
Sir Elton John, Billy Joel, Sheryl Crow and more performed at the eighth annual Andre Agassi Charitable Foundation Grand Slam for Children benefit concert at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, October 4, 2003.
Two of Atlanta's best-known residents are about to become neighbors in Buckhead.
Coretta Scott King, wife of slain civil rights leader the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., is moving out of the family's longtime house in Vine City and into Park Place on Peachtree Road, a condominium high-rise noted for its security and discretion. It's also the part-time residence of pop star Elton John.
Elton John attended the premiere of the DVD special edition of the animated Disney film 'The Lion King' in Hollywood on October 3, 2003.
The DVD will be released October 7, 2003. It will be available as Special Platinum Edition as well as Special Platinum Edition Collector's Gift Set.
What happens if you "add" two Elton John fans? You get a lady called Amy.
Hercules Coordinator Stephan Heimbecher will slow down over the next few weeks ... as far as his Elton John related work is concerned. Why?
Elton John can be seen on two US TV shows on October 2 & 3, 2003.
Elton will be on the Ellen Degeneres Show on October 2, 2003. According to their website, he will stop by to chat and perform!
Elton John's sale of the contents of his London home as he goes minimalist after a lifetime of flamboyant extravagance, smashed expectations as it raised over 1.4 million pounds ($2.3 million) on September 30, 2003.
The auction of everything from Elizabethan paintings to Art Deco beds had been expected to raise 800,000 pounds with prices ranging from 40 to 40,000 pounds for items of furniture, paintings, baubles and even a pair of stone poodles.
For an Elton John related TV programme which will be broadcast at the end of 2003, an production company in Germany is looking for real Elton fans with a unique collector's item to present or a special story to tell.
Did you acquire one of Elton's inimitable stage costumes? Do you own any other very special Elton John collector's item including rare photos from the early years?
Watford can expect no help from Sir Elton John to lift them out of trouble, according to manager Ray Lewington.
Elton is no longer Hornets chairman but is still in contact with the club and has contributed towards a fund to buy Vicarage Road.
The contents of Sir Elton John's London home are being auctioned on September 30, 2003 in a sale expected to raise £800,000.
Hundreds of items are under the hammer, including fake leopardskin sofas, art and his double bed.