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FOXWOODS RESORT CASINO ANNOUNCES IMPRESSIVE NOVEMBER ENTERTAINMENT CALENDAR
10.23.2014

 Foxwoods Resort Casino is announcing its November 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.

 

November is packed with exciting acts and events such as:

 

SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE - Season 11 Tour

WHEN:  November 1, 2014, 8:00 PM

WHERE: Grand Theater

SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE’s Top 10 finalists will make their way across North America, performing in more than 70 cities, as part of the SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE TOUR 2014. Fall’s hottest ticket will feature this season’s most popular routines, as well as original pieces created specifically for the nationwide tour. 19 Entertainment and dick clark productions will present audiences around the country with the opportunity to experience the action brought into their living rooms each week on the beloved summer series, with a variety of sizzling, one-of-a-kind dance routines they have come to expect from their favorite dancers. Tickets for the show are $45 & $60.

 

COMIX PRESENTS RALPHIE MAY

WHEN:  November 01, 8:00 PM

WHERE: Fox Theater

Voted one of Variety’s “10 Comics to Watch,” Ralphie May recently released his record-setting fourth one-hour special for Comedy Central titled Too Big To Ignore, proving that his relatable comedic genius is in higher demand than ever. Later this year, he’ll be releasing a vintage recording on vinyl from 1998, and will come out with his own line of barbecue sauce called “Fat Baby Jesus.” Since his debut on season one of Last Comic Standing, audiences can’t get enough of the larger than life comedian. On the small screen, May has worked as a writer and producer on ESPN's Mohr Sports starring Jay Mohr, and performed stand-up on numerous late night talk shows, including four appearances on CBS's The Late Late Show w/ Craig Kilborn and 11 appearances on Jimmy Kimmel Live.  He has also appeared on The Man Show and MTV’s Bash, as well as guest-starred on NBC’s Whoopi. Tickets for the show, which is for mature audiences only, range $30 - $55.

 

MELISSA ETHERIDGE - This is M.E. Tour

WHEN:   November 02, 7:00 PM

WHERE:  Grand Theater

Melissa Etheridge is a rock singer-songwriter, guitarist and activist. In 1993, Etheridge won her first Grammy award for her single "Ain't It Heavy" from her third album, Never Enough. Later that year, she released what would become her breakthrough album, Yes I Am. The album featured the mainstream rock hits "I'm the Only One" and "Come to My Window," the latter which scored Etheridge her second Grammy award. Etheridge is known for her mixture of confessional lyrics, pop-based folk-rock, and raspy, smoky vocals. She has received fifteen Grammy Award nominations, winning two, and an Academy Award. Her latest studio album, This is ME, is set for release on September 30 and will be the debut album for ME Records. Featuring special guest Alexander Cardinale. Tickets for the show range $25 - $45.

 

STRING CHEESE INCIDENT

WHEN:  November 06, 7:30 PM

WHERE: Grand Theater

The String Cheese Incident formed in the Colorado mountain ski towns of Crested Butte and Telluride in 1993, has built on those 20 years of experience to become the musicians they are today. Over those years, the band, Bill Nershi (guitars and vocals), Michael Kang (mandolin, violin, guitar and vocals), Keith Moseley (bass & vocals), Michael Travis (drums and percussion), Kyle Hollingsworth (keyboards & vocals) and Jason Hann (percussion), has played over 1,500 shows, including their own festivals and happenings across the country and they have been hailed for their commitment to musical creativity and integrity, community spirit, philanthropic endeavors and their innovative approach to the business of music. Tickets for the show are $$49.50.

 

COMIX PRESENTS CHRIS D'ELIA: UNDER NO INFLUENCE

WHEN:  November 07, 9:00 PM

WHERE: Fox Theater

Chris D’Elia is quickly becoming one of the most sought after young comedians and actors in the comedy world. Recently named one of Variety’s “Top 10 Comics to Watch,” D’Elia can next be seen starring as Danny on NBC’s new comedy Undateable. He previously starred opposite Whitney Cummings on NBC’s multi-camera comedy Whitney. D’Elia quickly became a regular at the Hollywood Comedy Clubs where he performs multiple times a week.  Best known for his physical humor, he is now crisscrossing the country performing his stand-up act and will release a one hour stand-up special for Comedy Central in the fall. He has also appeared on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, as well as on Comedy Central Presents. D’Elia’s other credits include Comedy Central’s Workaholics, TBS’ Glory Daze and Showtime’s Live Nude Comedy. Tickets for the show, which is for mature audiences only, range $25 - $50.

 

A NIGHT OF SOUL: MAZE FEATURING FRANKIE BEVERLY with special guest The S.O.S. Band

WHEN:  November 07, 8:00 PM

WHERE:  Grand Theater

For nearly thirty years Frankie Beverly and Maze have created a unique sound and were among the top R&B acts of the late '70s and '80s. The journey began when Frankie formed Maze in 1976, releasing their debut album, Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly, which yielded a string of hit singles, including "Lady of Magic" and "Workin' Together." The '80s brought the release of the best-selling albums, Golden Time of Day, Inspiration, Joy and Pain, containing a list of chart-topping singles including "Travelin' Man," "Feel That You're Feeling," "Joy and Pain," "Look in Your Eyes" and "Southern Girl." Tickets for the show range $35 - $75.

 

CARROT TOP

WHEN:  November 08, 8:00 PM

WHERE: Grand Theater

With almost three decades of comedic performance in his rear view mirror, Carrot Top is one of the most popular, recognizable and successful comedians in America. The trademark red locks and the undeniably inventive use of props have vaulted Carrot Top to the level that most comedians can only hope to reach. After years of playing out to sold-out shows throughout the country, he has now become a Las Vegas icon as well, recently celebrating his eight years with the Luxor Resort and Casino, where he will perform through 2015. Tickets for the show are $40.  

 

VETERANS DAY BOXING SPECTACULAR - Coast Guard Academy vs. West Point

WHEN:  November 08, 7:30 PM

WHERE: Fox Theater

Join us Saturday November 8 in the Fox Theater for an evening of Star-Spangled Banner boxing excitement! Honor our Veterans and help support the National Collegiate Boxing Association and the Nation’s Premier Veterans Support Group, Team Red White and Blue. The United States Coast Guard Academy of New London, CT faces off against the United States Military Academy of West Point, NY. The evening will showcase these student athletes and pay tribute to local Veterans. The National Collegiate Boxing Association and Team Red White and Blue will each benefit from this event. Presented by Columbia Dental. Tickets for the show are $25 & $35.

 

HARRY CONNICK, JR.

WHEN:  November 09, 7:00 PM

WHERE: Grand Theater

Harry Connick, Jr.’s meteoric rise in the world of music was only a prelude to a multi-faceted career. This pianist, vocalist, composer, band leader, actor, and philanthropist has received awards and recognition for his live and recorded musical performances, and for his achievements on screens large and small as well as the Broadway stage. Throughout his stellar career, Harry Connick, Jr. has earned three Grammy awards, two Emmy Awards, and two Tony nominations, and spearheaded efforts to help rebuild his hometown of New Orleans after the devastation of Hurricane Katrina. Tickets for the show are $85 & $115.

 

CRISS ANGEL Mindfreak LIVE!

WHEN: November 13-15

Thursday - 6:30pm & 9pm

Friday - 7pm & 10pm
Saturday - 7pm & 10pm

WHERE: Fox Theater

For over a decade, Criss Angel has dominated the world of magic as the biggest name on the planet. His visionary approach to the art escapes the confines of tradition and has given birth to a new breed of modern mysticism. From his role as star, creator, Executive Producer and Director of his hugely successful A&E television series Criss Angel MINDFREAK, to his spectacular live show Criss Angel BeLIEve at the Luxor Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Criss has redefined the term "artist" for the 21st century. His acclaimed series MINDFREAK on A&E is the most successful magic show in television history, resulting in more hours of magic during prime time than any other magic show ever! It continues to be viewed regularly by more than 100 million viewers per season in over 90 countries. Tickets for the show range $65 - $125.

COMIX PRESENTS CARLOS MENCIA

WHEN:  November 14, 9:00 PM

WHERE: Grand Theater

Carlos Mencia is undoubtedly one of today’s most popular entertainers and comics. Whether it is man-on-the- street interviews, studio comedy, commercial parodies, nationwide sold-out tours, or films, Mencia demonstrates an extraordinary ability to connect with a wide and diverse audience. “Mind of Mencia” debuted on Comedy Central in early 2005. It became one of the strongest shows in the network’s history, averaging about 1.5 million total viewers. In December 2011, Comedy Central aired Mencia’s latest special “New Territory” which showcased all new material with Mencia’s fresh perspective. Most recently, Mencia has gone back to his comedic roots, performing at a multitude of comedy venues – allowing him to share his newest material with a more intimate audience. His current tour, called the “C 4 Urself Tour,” has been making stops all around the country performing for eager fans. Tickets for the show, which is for mature audiences only, range $35 - $55.

 

COMIX PRESENTS JIM BREUER

WHEN:  November 15, 8:00 PM

WHERE: Fox Theater

With over 20 years of stand-up comedy experience, Jim Breuer remains one of today’s top entertainers and continues to win over audiences with his off-the-wall humor and lovable personality. Named one of Comedy Central's "100 Greatest Stand-Ups of All Time," Breuer is one of the most recognizable comedians in the business, known for his charismatic stage antics, dead-on impressions, and family-friendly stand-up. Following his success on SNL, Breuer starred alongside Dave Chappelle in the cult favorite film “Half Baked.” His other television appearances include “Late Night with Conan O’Brien,” “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart,” “The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson,” “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon,” and “The Marriage Ref.” Breuer is also a frequent guest on the Howard Stern Show. Tickets for the show, which is for mature audiences only, range $30 - $50.

 

STEVE AOKI featuring Wiz Khalifa

WHEN:  November 15, 10:00 PM

WHERE: Grand Theater

Pairing the most sought after DJ with one of Hip Hop’s leading advocates for a once in a lifetime show. Foxwoods is pleased to welcome Steve Aoki and Wiz Khalifa to the Grand Theater. Steven Hiroyuki "Steve" Aoki is an American electro house musician, record producer, club promoter, and the founder of Dim Mak Records. He has collaborated with respected producers and vocalist such as will.i.am, Afrojack, LMFAO, Iggy Azalea, Lil Jon, and Laidback Luke, and is known for his remixes of artists such as Kid Cudi. Wiz Khalifa is an American rapper and singer-songwriter who became known for his hit song "Black and Yellow," which hit #1 on the Billboard Hot 100. Tickets for the show range $38 - $98.

 

LION FIGHT 19 - Muay Thai Fighting

WHEN:  November 21, 7:00 PM

WHERE: Fox Theater

Lion Fight comes back to Foxwoods Resort Casino Friday, November 21 to showcase Professional Muay Thai at LION FIGHT 19. In the main event, Lion Fight Welterweight Champion Fabio Pinca (90-21-4) from Lyon, France defends his title against top contender Sean Kearney (29-9-1) from Vancouver BC, Canada. In the co-main event, Lion Fight Women's Featherweight Champion Caley Reece (50-5-0) from Perth, Australia defends her title against European Champion Chajmaa Bellekhal (43-10-2) from Amsterdam, Netherlands. Other professional bouts will feature east coast stars including Ognjen Topic vs. Rungravee Sasiprapa, Chris Maucerivs. Coke Chunhawat, Pedro Gonzalez vs. Rungrat Sasiprapaand Matt Doherty vs. Julio Pena. All professional bouts are under Full Muay Thai Rules which include use of elbows, knees, shins and fists. Tickets range $25 - $95.

 

A SPECIAL EVENING WITH PATTI LABELLE

WHEN:  November 21, 9:00 PM

WHERE: Grand Theater

Beautiful, simply does not describe the incomparable force known to the world as Patti LaBelle. As time continues to evolve, the soulful songbird’s name has become synonymous with grace, style, elegance and class. Belting out classic rhythm and blues renditions, pop standards and spiritual sonnets have created the unique platform of versatility that Ms. Patti is known and revered for. She has been inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame, the Hollywood Walk of Fame, the Apollo Hall of Fame and the Songwriters' Hall of Fame. The World Music Awards presented her with the coveted Legend Award. She has sold over 50 million records worldwide. Tickets for the show range $35 - $75.

 

ROBERT DAVI

WHEN:  November 22, 8:00 PM

WHERE: Fox Theater

Robert Davi, known for his career in over 140 films, in such classics as Goonies, Die Hard, James Bond, The Iceman, and recently Expendables 3, is now being hailed by many as one of our great interpreters of the American songbook. His debut album, Davi Sings Sinatra - On the Road to Romance, hit #6 on Billboard Jazz. After attending a performance of 12,000 people, Chazz Palminteri wrote, “once there was Sinatra, now there is Davi. Robert Davi sang and left the audience breathless.” Music icon Quincy Jones wrote, “I have never heard anyone come this close to Sinatra’s sound and still be himself. Many try but Robert Davi has the voice, the tone, the flavor and the swagger. He absolutely touched me down to my soul and brought back the essence and soul of Ol’ Blue Eyes himself.” Tickets for the show are $55.

 

COMIX PRESENTS HANNIBAL BURESS: COMEDY CAMISADO

WHEN:  November 22, 10:00 PM

WHERE: Fox Theater

Hannibal Buress is widely known for having an “irresistible” comedic presence that lands squarely between “cerebral and swagger,” (New York Times). Buress, the 2012 winner of Comedy Central’s award for Best Club Comic, signed a deal with the network that debuted his second one hour special “Live in Chicago” in March 2014. Buress also serves as a series regular on Comedy Central’s Broad City and appeared in the film Neighbors. A former staff writer for both SNL and 30 Rock, Buress is the co-host of Adult Swim’s The Eric Andre Show, has guest-starred on Fox’s The Mindy Project, and appears as a regular “expert” on FX’s Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell. In addition, his debut comedy CD, My Name Is Hannibal (2010) and his Comedy Central one-hour special, Animal Furnace (2012), were both lavished with praise, each making multiple Top 10 lists. Tickets for the show, which is for mature audiences only, range $25 - $55.

 

B.O.B. with Kevin Gates

WHEN:  November 23, 7:00 PM

WHERE: Fox Theater

B.o.B's debut LP B.o.B Presents: The Adventures of Bobby Ray debuted at number one on the Billboard Top 200 album charts and spawned the multi-platinum, career cornerstone singles “Nothing On You (feat. Bruno Mars),” “Airplanes (feat. Hayley Paramore of Paramore)” and “Magic.” His sophomore LP, Strange Clouds was another top five album debut, with singles “Strange Clouds (feat. Lil Wayne),” “So Good” and “Both Of Us (feat. Taylor Swift),” all certified as Platinum. B.o.B is on a major world tour for 2014 in the aftermath of Underground Luxury’s release. Additional producers and guests on the LP include T.I., 2 Chainz, Juicy J, DJ Mustard and Chris Brown. Tickets for the show are $38.

 

LEGENDS IN CONCERT- Holiday Lineup

WHEN:  November 28 - January 3

WHERE: Fox Theater

With a festive atmosphere and the best in holiday entertainment, Foxwoods holiday visits have become a time-honored tradition. This year, Foxwoods is ramping up the festivities with a holiday engagement of Legends in Concert, the pioneer of live tribute shows. The holiday engagement will feature an all-star lineup of the ‘best of the best’ of tribute artists including Elvis, Michael Jackson,The Blues Brothers™, Madonna and Whitney Houston all performing their signature hits and holiday favorites. Known for the hot live band, outstanding choreography, dazzling singers and dancers and of course bright and beautiful sets, the holiday celebration promises to be captivating. Show times and ticket prices vary.

 

THE BRIAN SETZER ORCHESTRA - Christmas Rocks! Extravaganza

WHEN:  November 28, 8:00 PM

WHERE: Grand Theater

The Brian Setzer Orchestra, fronted by three-time Grammy Award-winner Brian Setzer, returns with their Christmas Rocks! Extravaganza tour. With a career spanning more than 30 years, Setzer has smash hits as founder/leader of The Stray Cats, his 18-piece Brian Setzer Orchestra and as a solo artist. His November concert will include Setzer’s legendary guitar magic on hits such as “Rock This Town,” “(She’s) Sexy +17,” “Stray Cat Strut,” and “Jump, Jive and Wail” and lots more, as well as his re-imagined and acclaimed Holiday classics. Tickets for the show are $20 & $40.

 

HIP HOP REUNION - Masters of Ceremony

WHEN:  November 29, 8:00 PM

WHERE: Grand Theater

Hip Hop Reunion: Masters of Ceremony, the world-class hip-hop concert platform that has thrilled audiences with performances from hip-hop’s master class returns to Foxwoods. The 2014 edition boasts an incredible line up of hip hop’s forefathers and best-respected pioneers including performances by multi-platinum selling artists. Featuring MC Lyte, Rakim, Big Daddy Kane, EPMD, Special ED, Black Sheep, Slick Rick. Tickets for the show range $55 - $95.

 

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