LEGENDS IN CONCERT RETURNS THIS FALL TO FOXWOODS BIGGER, BETTER, BOLDER
Iconic Tribute Show’s Fall Lineup of Superstars Past and Present Includes
Freddie Mercury, Elvis Presley, Lady Gaga, Stevie Wonder, Donna Summer & Sting
MASHANTUCKET, CT (August 5, 2019) – “Legends in Concert,” the pioneer of live tribute shows, and is returning with a bigger, better and bolder production 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, October 1 through Sunday, October 27, 2019. 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.
Ticket on sale now! Appearing on the Fox Theater stage for the summer engagement will be tribute artists performing as Freddie Mercury, Elvis Presley, Lady Gaga, Stevie Wonder, Donna Summer and Sting.
“We Will Rock You” with John Blunt’s stunning tribute to Freddie Mercury and Queen’s catalogue of iconic anthems; “A Star is Born” with Erika Moul’s phenomenal tribute to Mother Monster, Lady Gaga, and we will bring the 80s spirit with Andy’s K’s tribute to the music catalog of Sting & The Police. Audiences will go to a “Higher Ground” with Tino Ilbach’s homage to Stevie Wonder, experience how “She Works Hard for Her Money” as Rainere Martin recreates the Queen of Disco, Donna Summer and will dance in the aisles as hunk of “Burnin’ Love” Kevin Mills returns with his tribute to The King, Elvis Presley.
“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” 10-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. 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 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 packages will also be available.
About Legends in Concert
Legends in Concert is celebrating 36 years of success this year and claims the title of longest-running production show in Las Vegas. Owned and operated by On Stage Enterprises, Legends in Concert debuted at Imperial Palace Hotel and Casino in 1983 and has continued to mesmerize fans for more than three decades on the Las Vegas Strip. Currently, the all-new production performs nightly in the Legends in Concert Theater at Tropicana 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, dancers and sensational showgirls who bring the performances to life. In addition to Las Vegas, On Stage produces Legends productions in such markets as Atlantic City, Branson, Coastal Alabama (OWA), 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. LEGENDSINCONCERT.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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