Cher - Here We Go Again Tour Comes to the Mississippi Gulf Coast
Tickets on Sale to the General Public Starting Sept. 14 Highly Anticipated New 'Dancing Queen" Album Out Sept. 28
Biloxi, Miss. (Sept. 7, 2018) – The one and only Cher is set to hit the road with the HERE WE GO AGAIN Tour in January 2019 and is scheduled to play the Mississippi Coast Coliseum on Feb. 2. The tour stop, made possible by a partnership involving MGM Resorts International/Beau Rivage, Live Nation and the Mississippi Coast Coliseum, will be among only a handful of dates in the southern United States and the most intimate venue on the schedule.
Tickets will go on sale to the general public Friday, Sept. 14 at 10 a.m. at LiveNation.com. Citi® is the official presale credit card for the HERE WE GO AGAIN Tour. As such, Citi® cardmembers will have access to purchase U.S. presale tickets beginning Wednesday, Sept. 12 at 10:00 a.m. local time until Thursday, Sept. 13 at 10:00 p.m. local time through Citi’s Private Pass® program.
Following the recent global success and rave reviews for Cher’s role in the Mamma Mia 2 – Here We Go Again film, the multi-award winning singer, actress and show-stopping performer will be crossing the U.S. for the first time in five years. Cher is expected to perform many of her hits along with some new songs from the Dancing Queen album – Cher’s tribute to the music of ABBA – out September 28th. Dancing Queen is currently available for pre-order.
“Cher is an entertainment icon and we look forward to having her here during Super Bowl weekend,” said Mississippi Coast Coliseum Executive Director Matt McDonnell. “Her Mississippi performance is made possible by an alliance with MGM Resorts International/Beau Rivage and Live Nation, the largest entertainment promoter in the world, that is enabling us to upgrade and improve our facility in order to bring large-scale production acts to Biloxi.”
“This innovative partnership between two entertainment industry leaders will bring international tours, such as Cher, to the Mississippi Gulf Coast,” said Beau Rivage Vice President of Marketing Brandon Dardeau. “MGM Resorts, working with Live Nation and the Mississippi Coast Coliseum, will provide visitors and locals an opportunity to experience some of the biggest concert acts touring today.”
Cher is scheduled to be honored at the Kennedy Center later this year. The Oscar, Emmy, Cannes Film Festival and Grammy Award winning icon is also co-producer of The Cher Show, the upcoming Broadway musical opening Dec. 3 and is currently touring Australia and New Zealand. Cher is currently doing a series of residencies at MGM’s Park Theater in Las Vegas.
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MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) is an S&P 500® global entertainment company with national and international locations featuring best-in-class hotels and casinos, state-of-the-art meetings and conference spaces, incredible live and theatrical entertainment experiences, and an extensive array of restaurant, nightlife and retail offerings. MGM Resorts creates immersive, iconic experiences through its suite of Las Vegas-inspired brands. The MGM Resorts portfolio encompasses 28 unique hotel offerings including some of the most recognizable resort brands in the industry. Expanding throughout the U.S. and around the world, the company in 2018 opened MGM Springfield in Massachusetts, MGM COTAI in Macau, and the first Bellagio-branded hotel in Shanghai. The 81,000 global employees of MGM Resorts are proud of their company for being recognized as one of FORTUNE® Magazine’s World’s Most Admired Companies®. For more information visit us at www.mgmresorts.com.
About Beau Rivage
Located on the Mississippi Gulf Coast in Biloxi, MGM Resorts International’s Beau Rivage Resort & Casino was named one of 2017’s top 10 “South’s Best Resorts” by Southern Living. The AAA Four Diamond resort features 1,740 elegantly appointed guest rooms and suites, 10 restaurants, four nightclubs and bars, a 85,000-square-foot gaming area, a 1,550-seat theatre, an upscale shopping promenade, a world-class spa & salon and Fallen Oak, a Tom Fazio-designed championship golf course. For more information and reservations, call (888) 567-6667 or visit www.beaurivage.com.
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