Legends In Concert Returns to Foxwoods to Celebrate the Holiday Season
Iconic Tribute Show’s Legendary Lineup of Superstars Includes Elvis Presley, Elton John, Michael Jackson, Tina Turner and Cher
MASHANTUCKET, CT – October 14, 2021 – Legends in Concert, the pioneer of live tribute shows, is returning to Foxwoods Resort Casino, the Northeast’s premier resort destination, with a bigger, better and bolder production commemorating its 15th season with signature hits and holiday classics. Featuring an incomparable cast of the most talented and celebrated tribute artists, thirty-seven special performances will run Friday, November 26, 2021 through Sunday, January 2, 2022. Legends in Concert will again partner with the Tanger Outlets at Foxwoods for the sixth year to offer special deals and offers to concert-goers and Tanger shoppers.
Tickets are on sale now for this show that will include tribute artists performing as Elvis Presley, Elton John, Michael Jackson, Tina Turner and Cher. Elvis will be back in the building as hunk of “Burnin Love” Bill Cherry returns with his tribute to the King. Stephen Sorrentino will be portraying Elton John’s incredible catalogue of iconic anthems including “Rocket Man” together with “Simply the Best” tribute to the Queen of Rock and Roll, Tina Turner, reimagined by Lori Mitchell-Gay. Audiences will remember “Billie Jean” as they experience the King of Pop with Jason Jarret’s homage to Michael Jackson and will truly “Believe” in Annika Starander Weaver’s mesmerizing recreation of the one and only Cher.
Both Annika Starander Weaver as Cher and Lori Mitchell-Gay as Tina Turner will be competing in the new reality show “Clash of the Cover Bands” produced by Jimmy Fallon and airing on the E! Channel. Host Stephen “tWitch” Boss and celebrity judges Meghan Trainor, Adam Lambert, and Ester Dean debut the television series on October 13th with a ten-episode first season.
“Foxwoods is so excited to have Legends in Concert back to property for some incredible performances this holiday season,” said Monique Sebastian, VP of Entertainment and Entertainment Marketing at Foxwoods Resort Casino. “We can’t wait for our guests to come experience the unforgettable show put on by these superstars paying tribute to some of our favorite artists of all time.”
“We are thrilled to bring back to the stage the magic and music of the holiday season, along with all signature hits of these legendary icons”, said Mark Kogan, General Manager of Special Engagements for Legends in Concert. “Our performers love Foxwoods and love performing in the Great Cedar Showroom.”
Over 350,000 fans have flocked to Foxwoods to enjoy the show in “Legends in Concert’s” 11-year history in the Great Cedar Showroom; repeatedly shattering the all-time attendance record for any live entertainment attraction at the resort casino. Shows will be held Tuesday through Friday at 8:00 p.m., Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 7:00 p.m. There also will be 2:00 p.m. Tuesday matinee performances in addition to the Tuesday evening shows. For more information, visit www.Foxwoods.com/Legends-in-Concert or www.LegendsinConcert.com.
Tickets to the “World’s Greatest Live Tribute Show” are $35 and $45 and are available for purchase online at Foxwoods.com and Ticketmaster.com. Tickets are also available onsite at any Foxwoods Box Office. Child, group rates, and special hotel packages are available.
About Legends in Concert
Legends in Concert is celebrating 38 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
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 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 Outlets at Foxwoods
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