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FOXWOODS RESORT CASINO ANNOUNCES SPECTACULAR DECEMBER ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR
11.19.2014

Foxwoods Resort Casino is announcing its December Entertainment calendar, full of fun and exciting events for the entire family. From the intimate settings of two state-of-the-art theaters where there is not a bad seat in the house to the highest in sound quality and comfort make for a superior concert experience – Foxwoods has something for everyone.

 

Tickets for all shows may be purchased online at www.foxwoods.com, by calling the Foxwoods Box Office at 800-200-2882 or Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000. Tickets are also available by visiting the box office.

 

December is packed with exciting acts and events such as:

 

CELTIC THUNDER

WHEN:  December 05, 8:00 PM

WHERE: Grand Theater

Announcing the first ever Symphony Tour for Celtic Thunder, who will depart from their traditional and critically-acclaimed large set productions to perform songs from their 2013 chart-topping album Christmas Voices in a dynamic live music experience accentuated by the instrumentals of a full symphony orchestra. Featuring holiday favorites ranging from traditional carols "Away in A Manger," and "O Holy Night" to the more contemporary "Mary’s Boy Child" and "Fairytale of New York." Celtic Thunder’s four male soloists Keith Harkin, Ryan Kelly, Neil Byrne and Colm Keegan will also perform solo and ensemble numbers, signature Celtic Thunder hit songs "Ireland’s Call" and "Turning Away" and traditional Irish numbers such as "Dulaman" and "My Land." Tickets for the show range $30 - $50.  

 

JERRY SEINFELD

WHEN: December 06, 8:00 PM

WHERE: Grand Theater

Jerry Seinfeld is a comedian, actor, writer, and television/film producer, best known for playing a semi-fictional version of himself in the sitcom Seinfeld, which he co-created and co-wrote with Larry David. In his first major foray back into the media since the finale of Seinfeld, he co-wrote and co-produced the 2007 film Bee Movie, also voicing the lead role of Barry B. Benson. In February 2010, Seinfeld premiered a reality TV series called The Marriage Ref on NBC. More recently, Seinfeld has been the creator and host of the web seriesComedians in Cars Getting Coffee. In 2005, Comedy Central ranked Jerry Seinfeld 12th out of 100 as the greatest comedians of all time in its five-part special The 100 Greatest Standups of All Time. Tickets for the show range $82.50 - $150.

 

COMIX PRESENTS LAVELL CRAWFORD

WHEN:   December 06, 10:00 PM

WHERE:  Fox Theater

With his original voice and consistent wealth of new material, Lavell Crawford has started selling out big time at theaters, major arena tours as headliner and closer; colleges, casinos, and clubs across the world. Perhaps best known for his role on BREAKING BAD. Recent projects include his on-going recurring roles on THE CRAZY ONES, SUPER FUN NIGHT, and ALWAYS SUNNY IN PHILADELPHIA, as well as his work for several weeks as guest host of the STEVE HARVEY RADIO SHOW, regular appearances on CHELSEA LATELY, recurring voice over roles on Adult Swim’s SQUIDBILLIES, ongoing series regular role on Swim’s new series, SPERM WHALE and roles on TOSH.0 & WORKAHOLICS. His one-hour special LAVELL CRAWFORD: CAN A BROTHER GET SOME LOVE recently premiered this year on Comedy Central, his second special for the network. Tickets for the show, for mature audiences only, range $25 - $50.

 

MYSTIC BALLET – PRESENTED BY NUTCRACKER SPECTACULAR

WHEN: December 7, 4:00 PM & 7:00 PM

December 14, 1:00 PM & 5:00 PM

WHERE: Grand Theater

From the creative minds of Mystic Ballet comes a brand new heart racing experience that will leave you breathless. Nutcracker Spectacular follows the enchanting adventures of Clara, through two acts, with a time travel twist. Prepare to lose yourself in the magic, the excitement, the experience of dance, special effects and an interactive set that artists dive into, leap from, and get “crushed” under. If you haven’t seen Nutcracker Spectacular, you haven’t seen nothing yet – lavish costumes, cutting edge choreography ignited by a range of mind blowing FX, taking the audience through a range of emotions resulting in some of the most visually stunning shows this holiday season! Tickets for the show range $28 - $65.

 

TOURS OF DISTINCTION PRESENTS “THE TEXAS TENORS”

WHEN:  December 11, 11:00 AM & 2:00 PM

WHERE:  Fox Theater

It's a return engagement for The Texas Tenors at Foxwoods. Audiences will be amazed at this terrific trio, most well-known for their amazing journey on America's Got Talent. With their mix of classical and country sounds, The Texas Tenors have the perfect Christmas show to get you ready for a warm and merry Texas Christmas! Their shows sell out fast so buy your tickets now! Tickets for the show are $29.95 & $39.95.

 

COMIX PRESENTS LISA LAMPANELLI

WHEN:  December 12, 9:00 PM

WHERE: Grand Theater

Lisa Lampanelli is Comedy's Lovable Queen of Mean. Heralded as "more than a standup -- a standout,” by comedy legend Jim Carrey, Lampanelli is a cross between Don Rickles, Archie Bunker, and a vial of estrogen. She has won accolades from The King of All Media Howard Stern, who called her "a true original and a brilliant comedy mind who'll steal the show every time." Known for saying things that most people are afraid to think, Lisa Lampanelli's raunchy, gut-busting performances are wildly popular at theaters across the U.S. and Canada. Cementing her rise, Lisa recently joined 17 other celebrities on the newest season of NBC’s “Celebrity Apprentice.” This equal opportunity offender is a regular on late night television, and a frequent guest and guest host on Howard Stern's Sirius satellite radio shows. Tickets for the show, for mature audiences only, range $40 - $60.

 

COMIX PRESENTS JIM GAFFIGAN

WHEN: December 13 (2 shows)

Saturday - 8:00, 10:30 PM

WHERE: Grand Theater

Jim Gaffigan has proven himself a major talent beloved to a wide range of audiences, achieving accolades and awards for his stand-up comedy, acting, and writing. His clever, quiet style has made him one of the top five most successful touring comedians in the country today and his CDs and DVDs have reached platinum sales. Gaffigan has had an unprecedented number of appearances on late night’s “Letterman” and “Conan.” Gaffigan has had breakout guest appearances on many comedies and dramas ranging from “Portlandia” to HBO's cult hits “Flight of the Concords” and “Bored to Death.” Gaffigan’s latest comedy special “Mr. Universe” was nominated for a Grammy in the Best Comedy Album category. In 2013, Jim’s first book ‘Dad is Fat’ was released and now has released “Food: A Love Story.” Tickets for the show, for mature audiences only, range $40 - $60.

 

MARC ANTHONY - Cambio de Piel Tour 2014

WHEN: December 19 & 20

Friday - 9:00 PM

Saturday - 9:00 PM

WHERE: Grand Theater

Marc Anthony has sold over 12 million albums worldwide, receiving numerous gold and platinum certifications. He is an ambassador of Latin music and culture at a global level. He was recognized by New York magazine as one of the Ten Most Influential New Yorkers, and was inaugurated into theBillboard Hall of Fame in 2012. He has won a total of 24 Premio Lo Nuestro awards, the most for any male artist. Currently he is preparing to embark on his new tour of the US and Latin America “Cambio de Piel” Tour 2014. Tickets for the show are $95 & $175.

 

DONNY & MARIE - Christmas at Foxwoods

WHEN: December 23, 27 & 28

Tuesday – 8:00 PM

Saturday – 2:00 PM & 8:00 PM

Sunday – 4:00 PM

WHERE: Grand Theater

The holiday season is all about family. It's a time when families come back together, slow down a bit and enjoy life. The best gift you can give is a memory or a tradition. Join Donny and Marie in celebrating the holidays this year. It is going to be an experience, not just a show but a holiday experience. After giving it a try on Broadway and in Chicago and Los Angeles the past few years, they are really hitting their stride. Tickets for the show range $50 - $150. Child rates are also available.

 

For more information on any of these events, or to inquire about future events and activities, please visit: www.foxwoods.com.