MASHANTUCKET, CT (October 15, 2018) – “Legends in Concert,” the pioneer of live tribute shows, is returning with their holiday show to Foxwoods® Resort Casino, the largest resort casino in North America, for its thirteenth seasonal engagement since 2009. Featuring an all-star cast of the most talented and celebrated tribute artists, thirty-eight special holiday performances will begin on Friday, November 23 through Monday, December 31. Tanger Outlets at Foxwoods is, for the fourth year in a row, cross-promoting the series in a partnership that offers both guests to Legends in Concert, and shoppers at Tanger, special holiday discounts and exciting events and giveaways.
Tickets to the “World’s Greatest Live Tribute Show” are $35 and $45 and are available for purchase 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 buffet and hotel packages are also available.
Appearing on the Fox Theater stage for the popular holiday show will be three Foxwoods’ fan favorites, tribute artists performing as Elvis Presley (Leo Days), Whitney Houston (Jazmine Hyytia) and the Blues Brothers™ (Eric Martin and Carmen Romano). Newcomers in the Legends shows at Foxwoods, who are sure to wow audiences, will be David Bowie (David Brighton), George Michael (Michael Knight) and a young(??) Michael Jackson (Nathaniel Cullors). All will be singing live, in their own natural voices, backed by a rocking live band and dazzling dancers.
The original and largest live celebrity tribute show in the world, “Legends in Concert” is celebrating over 35 years of entertaining around the world. Beginning in 1983 as a six-week engagement in Las Vegas, “Legends” has since entertained over 35 million fans and earned prestigious entertainment industry awards including the International Press Association’s “Show of Shows.” The show and its principal cast members have been featured on major television networks including FOX, ABC, BBC, and MTV.
“Legends in Concert’s holiday show has been, over the years, another wonderful way for our guests at Foxwoods to celebrate the season,” stated Monique Sebastian, Foxwoods VP of Entertainment and Entertainment Marketing. “This year’s lineup with fan favorites and exciting newcomers will make for a most wonderful time of the year at Foxwoods, along with our other great holiday offerings.”
“We are thrilled to be invited back once again to Foxwoods for our 13th season during the past nine great years,” said Mark Kogan, General Manager for Legends Foxwoods shows. “This is an amazing all-star cast, combining three fan favorites who have performed before at Foxwoods and three exciting newcomers. This will be a holiday show that is sure to bring tidings of great joy, fun and good feelings to all. We also are very pleased to have Tanger Outlets at Foxwoods join us again in cross-promoting this special holiday season engagement. Shoppers at Tanger’s merchants will be able to receive special discounts to our Legends shows and we will be promoting their outlet stores in creative and fun ways, not only during our performances but through special event appearances at their mall and stores.”
Over 300,000 fans have flocked to Foxwoods to enjoy the show in “Legends in Concert’s” past nine-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 Fridays at 8 p.m., Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 7 p.m. There also will be special 2 p.m. matinees performances added to the Tuesday evening shows, as well as special New Year’s Eve celebration shows, December 31 at 8 and 10:30 p.m. Mondays are dark and there will be no shows on Christmas Eve and Christmas. Please go to www.foxwoods.com or call 1-800-200-2882 for further information.
ABOUT LEGENDS IN CONCERT:
Legends in Concert is celebrating 35 years of success this year and claims the title of longest-running production show in Las Vegas. Owned and operated by On Stage Enterprises, LLC, Legends in Concert debuted at Imperial Palace Hotel and Casino in 1983 and later moved to Flamingo Las Vegas 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 in the historic Donny and Marie Showroom, recently voted best showroom by Review Journal’s Best of Las Vegas. 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 tribute artists 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 Atlantic City, Branson, Foxwoods Resort Casino, Long Island, Myrtle Beach, Niagara Falls, in Waikiki at the Royal Hawaiian Theater, Melbourne, Australia, and on the high seas aboard the Norwegian PEARL. Connect with Legends in Concert on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. www.legendsinconcert.com
About Foxwoods Resort Casino
As the largest resort casino in North America, Foxwoods Resort Casino offers guests a premier destination resort experience throughout its six world-class casinos; AAA Four-Diamond hotels featuring over 2,200 rooms; dining options for all tastes; luxurious spas; award-winning golf; state-of-the-art theaters; Tanger Outlet Mall; conference space for groups of all sizes; and free online casino games at FoxwoodsONLINE.com. There is always something new at Foxwoods, most recently the arrival of Foxwoods Extreme Adventures. Adventure knows no limit as guests can zipline, free fall, catapult or race around on a European-style indoor karting track. Foxwoods Resort Casino truly is The Wonder Of It All, providing a personalized and exciting escape for everyone. Foxwoods, opened in 1992, is owned and operated by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation. For a detailed look at Foxwoods Resort Casino and Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation visit Foxwoods.com.
About Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc.:
Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc. (NYSE:SKT), is a publicly-traded REIT headquartered in Greensboro, North Carolina that presently operates and owns, or has an ownership interest in, a portfolio of 44 upscale outlet shopping centers. Tanger’s operating properties are located in 22 states coast to coast and in Canada, totaling approximately 15.3 million square feet, leased to over 3,100 stores which are operated by more than 520 different brand name companies. The Company has more than 37 years of experience in the outlet industry. Tanger Outlet Centers continue to attract more than 188 million shoppers annually. For more information on Tanger Outlet Centers, call 1-800-4TANGER or visit the Company’s website at www.tangeroutlets.com.