Foxwoods Resort Casino Announces October Entertainment Line Up

October Brings Award-winning Singers, Actors, Comedians and More to The Wonder Of It All

MASHANTUCKET, Conn.--()--Foxwoods® Resort Casino, the Northeast’s premier entertainment destination, is keeping the fall fun going this October with a lineup of top-notch entertainment throughout the month. GRAMMY Award-winning musical acts and Emmy-nominated actors and comedians are set to perform for audiences at the Grand and Fox Theaters for a slate of autumnal entertainment that is not to be missed.

Tickets for all shows may be purchased online at www.foxwoods.com, or by calling the Foxwoods Box Office at 800-200-2882 or Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000. Tickets are also available on site at any Foxwoods Box Office. To book The Music Box, visit www.foxwoods.com/musicbox.aspx, or call 860-312-8303.

Mary J. Blige
WHEN: October 1, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Grand Theater

  • R & B superstar Mary J. Blige takes the Grand Theater stage for a second consecutive night to thrill the Foxwoods crowd. The nine-time GRAMMY Award winner and Queen of Hip Hop Soul brings her smash collection of smooth and dance-worthy hits including “Family Affair,” “Real Love” and “Be Without You.” Tickets are $75, $115 and $150.

Steve-O
WHEN: October 1, 7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Fox Theater

  • A graduate of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Clown College, Steve-O became a household name after producing homemade videos of dangerous stunts and comical behavior on shows such as “Jackass” and “Wildboyz” for the MTV network. Don’t miss a night of laughter as he hits the Fox Theater to perform his revolutionary variety show. Tickets are $25.

Sonu Nigam
WHEN: October 2, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Grand Theater

  • A major force in the Indian music industry, Sonu Nigam is known for Bollywood hits such as “Accha Sila Diya" and “Yeh Dil Deewana.” One of his country’s most recognizable singers, he will return as a judge for the upcoming seventh season of India's most popular singing reality show, “Indian Idol.” Tickets are $39, $59, $79, $109 and $14.

Steve Solomon’s My Mother’s Italian, My Father’s Jewish and I’m In Therapy
WHEN: October 5, 2:00 p.m.
WHERE: Fox Theater

  • In this long-running one-man show, Steve Solomon brings to life the people we are all too familiar with - the family members that make you remember why you left home in the first place! After two years of performing his show on Broadway, Solomon is primed to hit the Fox Theater stage for a night of non-stop laughter! Tickets are $45.

Game Grumps Live!
WHEN: October 6, 7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Fox Theater

  • Join Arin Hanson and Dan Avidan at the Fox Theater for a live episode of their hit Let’s Play webseries, Game Grumps. Arin and Danny will play games, joke and interact with the audience and end the night with a Q&A session. Tickets are $23.

Adam Carolla
WHEN: October 7, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Fox Theater

  • Adam Carolla is best known as a comedian, actor, radio personality, television host and best-selling author. Currently host of "The Adam Carolla Show" podcast, he has been featured in publications such as Fast Company Magazine, Entrepreneur and The New York Times. Adam also stars on Spike TV's "Catch a Contractor" and is sure to bring his comedic wit to audiences at the Fox Theater. Tickets are $46.

Il Divo
WHEN: October 7, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Grand Theater

  • Having performed for public figures from President Barack Obama to Her Majesty the Queen, Il Divo has already proven how the power of music transcends language barriers and defies definition. To date, Il Divo has sold 30 million albums and collected 160 gold and platinum awards in 33 countries. Don’t miss what is sure to be a night of unmatched musical excellence. Tickets are $55, $75, $95 and $125.

Anthony Bourdain
WHEN: October 8, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Grand Theater

  • Chef, author and raconteur, Anthony Bourdain is best known for traveling – and eating - around the globe on his CNN show “Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown.” He has established himself as a professional gadfly and is internationally recognized for his unsparing sense of humor. With his latest cookbook, Appetites, out later this month, Bourdain is set to stop at the Grand Theater to discuss his travels, followed up by an open Q&A session with the audience. Tickets are $32.50, $45.50 and $245.

Kathleen Madigan
WHEN: October 15, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Fox Theater

  • With a career spanning two decades, Kathleen Madigan has performed on nearly every late night show on television including Leno, Letterman and Conan. She remains the only comedian in the history of NBC’s hit series “Last Comic Standing” to go unchallenged by any other contestant –meaning no comedian would say they were funnier than her. You’re not going to want to miss this night of unparalleled hilarity. Tickets are $36.

Freestyle Extravaganza
WHEN: October 15, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Grand Theater

  • The pioneers of the Freestyle movement come to Foxwoods in celebration of 30 years of the music that marked a generation. The show stars Lisa Lisa, one of the most musically diverse and successful recording acts of the 80s, Latin freestyle trio TKA, and Brenda K. Starr, best known for her smash hit “I Still Believe.” Also set to appear are Freestyle stars Judy Torres, Sweet Sensation, The Cover Girls, Coro, Noel, Cynthia, Corina, Lisette Melendez, Soul Sonic Force, Lime, Fascination, Nayobe & Pretty Poison. Tickets are $38, $58 and $158.

Engelbert Humperdinck
WHEN: October 16, 7:00 p.m.
WHERE: Fox Theater

  • With a career spanning nearly 50 years, Engelbert Humperdinck has accumulated 64 gold albums, four GRAMMY nominations, a Golden Globe and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Having performed for the Queen, several presidents and many heads of state, his unique voice is sure to charm the Fox Theater audience. Tickets are $55 and $75.

Matt Goss
WHEN: October 21 & 22, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Fox Theater

  • Internationally acclaimed singer/songwriter Matt Goss exploded onto the ‘80s music scene as lead singer of pop group Bros, becoming the youngest man in history to headline a sold-out show at Wembley Stadium. After closing out a successful run of six-plus years as a headliner at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas in September, Matt is ready to heat up the Fox Theater with his smooth hits. Tickets are $40.

Montgomery Gentry
WHEN: October 21, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Grand Theater

  • Known for hits including “Hillbilly Shoes” to “Headlights,” Montgomery Gentry has become one of the most identifiable duos in the history of country music. Eddie Montgomery and Troy Gentry’s yin and yang personalities add to their energetic live performances, while their balanced, melodic voices give their brand of country music an edge. Tickets are $50.

Bill Maher
WHEN: October 22, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Grand Theater

  • For more than 20 years, Bill Maher has set the boundaries of where comedic political talk can go on American television. From “Politically Incorrect” on Comedy Central and ABC to the last 13 years on HBO’s “Real Time,” Maher’s combination of unflinching honesty and big laughs have garnered him 34 Emmy nominations. Maher’s must-see comedy set will have the Grand Theater audience on the edge of their seats with laughter. Tickets are $34, $54 and $64.

The Price is Right Live!™

WHEN:

October 25 & October 27-19, 7:30 p.m.

October 26, 2:00 p.m.

WHERE:

Fox Theater

  • Hosted by Todd Newton, The Price is Right Live!™ is the hit interactive version of the television stage show that gives individuals the chance to “come on down” and play classic games from the small screen’s longest running and most popular game show up close and in person. Contestants can win cash, appliances, vacations and even a new car by playing favorites like Plinko™, Cliffhangers™, The Big Wheel™, and the fabulous Showcase. With five different show times at the Fox Theater, your odds of winning are looking great! Tickets are $30.

An Evening with Maze featuring Frankie Beverly
WHEN: October 28, 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Grand Theater

  • A resounding R&B sensation throughout the ‘70s and ‘80s, Frankie Beverly and Maze topped the charts with hits including “Workin’ Together,” “Joy and Pain” and “Look in Your Eyes.” The legendary group, who has toured for nearly four decades, will bring their unique and recognizable brand of funk to the Grand Theater for a soulful night of must-see music. Tickets are $55 and $75.

SHRINE

Yellow Claw
WHEN: October 4, 9:00 p.m.

  • Amsterdam DJ and record producer duo Yellow Claw attributes their success to their all-encompassing fan experience: audience interaction, music videos, a clothing line, their own record label and a sound that crosses boundaries. Having performed at famous music festivals such as EDC Las Vegas, Tomorrowland and Mysteryland, Yellow Claw is ready to get the party started at SHRINE with their eclectic mix of hip hop and EDM beats. Tickets are $20.

Bachelor in Paradise Cast: Jared Haibon, Ashley Iaconetti and JJ Lane
WHEN: October 15, 9:00 p.m.

  • Join reality TV’s hottest group of stars from ABC’s hit trifecta “The Bachelor,” “The Bachelorette” and “Bachelor in Paradise” as they take over SHRINE for what’s sure to be a swingin’ singles night to remember with music by Kaypar. Get your tickets early and jump the line with a fast pass for $30.

Tritonal
WHEN: October 18, 9:00 p.m.

  • Tritonal, the American production and DJ duo of Chad Cisneros and Dave Reed, have firmly positioned themselves as one of the most electrifying acts in the international EDM scene. Their passion for life and music is obvious to anyone who has seen them perform. Witness the magic of Tritonal for yourself during what’s sure to be an unforgettable night at SHRINE. Tickets are $15.

NERVO
WHEN: October 25, 9:00 p.m.
WHERE: SHRINE

  • Having written and produced for the likes of Kylie Minogue, Ke$ha, Steve Aoki and Miley Cyrus, and winning a GRAMMY for writing “When Love Takes Over” for David Guetta and Kelly Rowland, the Australian duo Nervo is one of the top forces on today’s dance music scene. Add in DJ appearances and residencies from Las Vegas to Ibiza and a chart-topping debut album (2015’s “Collateral”) and you have an electric night at SHIRINE that’s not to be missed. Tickets are $20.

About Foxwoods Resort Casino
Foxwoods Resort Casino is 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. Perfect for both recreation and business, Foxwoods provides modern and versatile convention and meeting space to infuse new life into any meeting or event. Foxwoods Resort Casino is owned and operated by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation. For a comprehensive look at Foxwoods Resort Casino and Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation visit Foxwoods.com.

Contacts

Media Contact:
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Taylor Gallagher, 617-779-1851
foxwoods@shiftcomm.com

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FOXWOODS RESORT CASINO ANNOUNCES OCTOBER ENTERTAINMENT LINE UP

Contacts

Media Contact:
SHIFT Communications
Taylor Gallagher, 617-779-1851
foxwoods@shiftcomm.com