Prince to Broadcast Show Via Satellite

By | March 10, 2004 at 12:00 AM

Twenty years after he first appeared on the big screen in “Purple Rain,” Prince returns to movie theaters for one night only March 29.

The Minnesota rock star plans to broadcast his concert in Los Angeles live via satellite to 32 Regal Cinema theaters around the country.

Tickets are on sale at the theaters for $15 and online starting Tuesday at

The Los Angeles concert is the first major show on Prince’s Musicology tour, on which he pledges to perform many of his old hits for the last time. He plans to hit at least 38 cities.

Prince will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next Monday. The Star Tribune is printing a 10-page special section on his 25-year legacy Sunday.