Wednesday, March 19, 2008

Yankee Stadium Papal Stage Unveiled

Via Tim Drake @, an artist's rendering of the papal stage at Yankee Stadium. Stig Edgren, president of SEG Events, will be producing this event, along with those at St. Joseph's Seminary and "Ground Zero." According to SEG's website:
Staging productions on a universal scale has always been [Edgren's] trademark - having produced 3 Papal events in the United States, including The Mass At Central Park for over 250,000 people, and the two largest events of the 1987 Visit at The Los Angeles Coliseum and Dodger Stadium. The L.A. Coliseum has also been the site of many other events Edgren brought his expertise to including The XXIII Summer Olympic Games and Nelson Mandela’s ‘Rally For Freedom’.