Madonna starts rehearsals at Nassau Coliseum
Madonna has landed.
The Material Girl arrived at Nassau Coliseum this week to start rehearsals for her "MDNA Tour" using the elaborate stage set that will travel around the world with her and is expected to spend plenty of time in Uniondale before the tour launches in Tel Aviv on May 31.
Judging from photos of the closed rehearsals released on her website, the massive, triangle-shaped set includes two walkways for Madonna to wade into the crowd and an enclosed area where fans can get close to the stage. There will also be a huge, three-part video screen that promoters have called the largest in the world.