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2015 WINTER DINING GUIDE

It's time for our annual roundup of the best in Connecticut dining,featuring both our readers' choices and our experts' picks in more than 30 cuisine categories, from American to vegetarian.

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Kelly Rowland & The-Dream Co-Headline Night of R&B at Foxwoods June 2

Event Date/Time

May 22, 2013 to Jun 1, 2013
6:00 pm until 8:00 pm

Description

 

Mashantucket, Conn. (May 21, 2013) –Kelly Rowland & The-Dream will perform live for one sultry night of R&B at Foxwoods Resort Casino’s Fox Theater on Sunday, June 2 at 7 p.m. Tickets priced at $50 are on sale now.

Tickets can 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 at the box office.

The two are set to perform in support of their new albums.  Rowland’s new album Talk a Good Game, featuring the seductive and sultry hit “Kisses Down Low,” is due out following the show on June 18.  The fifth solo studio album for The-Dream, IV Play, will be released on Island Def Jam on May 28.

While best known as a founding member of Destiny’s Child, The Grammy Award-winner Rowland has earned critical acclaim in her own right. Talk a Good Game sees Rowland continue her reign of hit making success following her 2011 critically-acclaimed album, Here I Am

With Destiny’s Child, Rowland has cumulatively sold more than 20 million albums worldwide. She has been honored with a total of five Grammy Awards, 16 Billboard Music Awards, 15 Soul Train Awards, four American Music Awards, two MTV Video Music Awards and more.

The-Dream, collaborating with Rowland on both of their new albums, has accumulated accolades of his own. During his 12-year career, the singer/songwriter/producer has crafted crossover hits for music's biggest artists, including Rihanna and Beyoncé.

His solo album IV Play is laced with eclectic strings, big harmonies and droning synths reminiscent of '90s R&B and late-'80s/early-'90s rap.

"We bonded over the holidays, in December. We just became great friends. We are really similar in so many ways," The-Dream says of Kelly Rowland. "We just bonded over songs. She's on my album and I worked on two songs? for her album, 'Skywalker,' and another I wrote for her, 'Dirty Laundry,' [which] has a lot of her insight and it's pretty intense."

 

Other upcoming Foxwoods entertainment includes:

MGM Grand Theater

George Lopez-May 17

Penn & Teller-May 18

Billy Idol-June 1

Terry Fator-June 2

Counting Crows and the Wallflowers-June 21

Seth Meyers-June 22

Aerosmith-July 10

Cedric the Entertainer-July 12

Cyndi Lauper-July 13

OneRepublic-August 2

Seinfeld- August 3

Buddy Guy & George Thorogood-August 10

Fox Theater

Ralphie May-May 31

Jay Mohr-June 8

Jo Koy-June 15

Kathleen Madigan-September 27

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About Foxwoods ® Resort Casino

Foxwoods Resort Casino is one of the premier entertainment destinations in the Northeast.  As the largest resort casino in North America, Foxwoods offers a vast array of gaming in six casinos; AAA Four-Diamond hotels, restaurants from gourmet to express, world-renowned spas, awarding-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.

Cost $50
Location

Fox Theater
350 Trolley Blvd
Mashantucket, CT
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Additional Information

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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