We Will Rock You -
From An Audition Rejection To Fronting QUEEN
Adam auditioned for a role in the Las Vegas version of the "We Will Rock You" play based on the music of QUEEN at the Performers Auditions in North Hollywood, CA on March 9, 2004. He did not get the job.
Years later Brian May commented that somebody should have been fired for this decision. The Las Vegas show did not last long anyway - it opened on Sept 8 2004 and closed on November 27, 2005.
A notable personal connection - Adam's friend from the Zodiac Show days, Vintage Trouble lead singer Ty Taylor was cast as Brit.
3769 days later, on July 5th and July 6th, 2014, he performed as lead singer of QUEEN +Adam Lambert at The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas, NV.