Iconic Tribute Show’s Summer Lineup of Superstars Past and Present Includes Elvis, Cher, Frank Sinatra and more.
MASHANTUCKET, CT (March 13,2017) – “Legends in Concert,” the pioneer of live tribute shows, announced today that it is returning this summer to Foxwoods® Resort Casino, the Northeast’s premier resort destination, for its 12th season to mark Foxwoods’ 25th Anniversary. Featuring an incomparable cast of the most talented and celebrated tribute artists, thirty-five special performances will run Tuesday, August 1 through Sunday, September 3, 2017. Tanger Outlets at Foxwoods and Westbrook is, for the third year in a row, sponsoring the series in a cross-promotion that offers both guests to Legends in Concert, and shoppers at Tanger, special discounts and exciting events and giveaways.
Tickets go on sale Friday, March 17 at 10 am. Appearing on the Fox Theater stage for the summer engagement will be tribute artists performing as the Kings of Rock and Roll and Pop – Elvis Presley and Michael Jackson. Also returning will be Cher, Frank Sinatra and Rod Stewart.
“We are thrilled to be invited back to Foxwoods this summer for our 12th great season since 2009 and especially during Foxwoods special year-long 25th Anniversary celebration,” said Brian Brigner, COO of Legends in Concert. “We’ve put together a truly all-star cast, a rocking band and phenomenal dancers into a show that will add more sizzle to the already unparalleled entertainment summer offerings at Foxwoods.”
Over 300,000 fans have flocked to Foxwoods to enjoy the show in “Legends in Concert’s” eight-year history in the Fox Theater; repeatedly shattering the all-time attendance record for any live entertainment attraction at the resort casino. Shows will be held Tuesdays through Saturdays at 8:00 p.m. (except for 8/11-12 and 8/16-19 when shows will be at 7:00 p.m.) and Sundays at 7:00 p.m. There also will be special 2:00 p.m. matinee performances beginning August 8 in addition to the Tuesday evening shows. There also will be a special Labor Day weekend shows on Saturday, September 2 at 4:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. Log onto www.foxwoods.com or call 1-800-200-2882 for further information.
Tickets to the “World’s Greatest Live Tribute Show” are $30 and $40 in advance and $35 and $45 starting on August 1. Tickets will be available for purchase starting at 10:00 a.m. Friday, March 17 at www.foxwoods.com or by calling the Foxwoods’ Box Office at 800-200-2882, Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000, or in-person by visiting the Foxwoods Box Office. Child, group rates, and special packages will also be available.
About Legends in Concert:
Recently voted Best Tribute Show in the Las Vegas Review-Journal’s Best of Las Vegas 2015 poll, Legends in Concert, celebrating 34 years of success, is the longest-running show in Las Vegas history. Owned and operated by On Stage Enterprises, Legends in Concert debuted at Imperial Palace Hotel and Casino in 1983 and later moved to Flamingo Las Vegas Hotel and Casino in 2013 in conjunction with the show’s 30-year anniversary. Initially introduced as a limited six week engagement, this Las Vegas staple now performs 10 shows a week, year-round. Packed with all-star talent and powerhouse vocals from some of the world’s top tribute artists, the legendary show entertains audiences of all ages. The legend-look-a-likes perform using their own natural voices, and are backed by a live band that rocks the house with vivacious back-up singers and dancers who bring the performances to life. In addition to Las Vegas, On Stage produces Legends shows in such markets as Branson, Atlantic City, Long Island, Myrtle Beach, Niagara Falls, in Waikiki at the Royal Hawaiian Theater, on the high seas aboard the Norwegian Pearl, and produces the acclaimed theatrical production Elvis Lives: http://elvislivestour.com.
About Foxwoods Resort Casino:
25 Years Proud: Since 1992, Foxwoods Resort Casino has offered guests The Wonder Of It All as the premier resort destination in the Northeast. As the largest resort casino in North America, Foxwoods offers a vast array of gaming in seven casinos; AAA Four-Diamond hotels, restaurants from gourmet to quick service, world-renowned spas, award-winning golf, state-of-the-art theaters, and exclusive retailers. Foxwoods is owned and operated by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and was the first full-service casino built on tribal land, pioneering a nationwide movement that now includes more than 400 gaming properties owned and operated by over 200 tribes across the U.S. For more information on Foxwoods and the property’s 25th anniversary celebrations, visit foxwoods.com.
About Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc.:
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