29 May 2019

SPRINGFIELD, MASS. (May 29, 2019) – MGM Springfield is pleased to announce another exciting show coming to the city’s landmark Symphony Hall when comedian, actor and author Aziz Ansari brings his “Road to Nowhere Tour” to downtown Springfield Saturday, July 6 at 8 p.m.

Best known for his role as ‘Tom Haverford’ in the NBC series “Parks and Recreation,” the award-winning artist currently stars in “Master of None,” a Netflix original comedy series that Ansari also writes and directs.  

Ansari’s impressive career has earned him Emmy, Golden Globe, DGA, PGA, Peabody, AFI and Critics’ Choice Awards, as well as a Charlie Chaplin Britannia Award for Excellence in Comedy. He also has received the 2017 WGAW Evan Somers Award for outstanding writing featuring characters with disabilities on “Master of None.”  

In 2015, Ansari became one of the only headlining comedians ever to sell out Madison Square Garden in New York, his two sold-out performances at the legendary arena were filmed for his fourth comedy special, “Aziz Ansari: Live at Madison Square Garden,” and his second show to be released on Netflix.

Tickets for “Aziz Ansari: Road to Nowhere Tour” at Symphony Hall start at $49, and go on sale to the general public Friday, May 31 at 10 a.m. EST.

Tickets may be purchased online at Ticketmaster.com. M life Rewards loyalty members will receive access to a pre-sale from Wednesday, May 29 at 10 a.m. EST to Thursday, May 30 at 10 p.m. EST. To join the M life Rewards program, or for more information, visit mlife.com.

About MGM Springfield
MGM Springfield covers three city blocks in the heart of downtown Springfield, Mass. As the world’s first LEED™ Platinum-certified gaming resort, MGM Springfield ignites a cultural and economic renaissance in a historic New England city by seamlessly blending new design with restored historic buildings. The resort offers more than 125,000 square feet of gaming space, a 250-room boutique hotel on Main Street, superior spa services, diverse retail and inspired dining headlined by award-winning Chef Michael Mina’s Cal Mare. MGM Springfield also features a seven-screen Regal luxury cinema complex, bowling lanes, a seasonal skating rink and outdoor marketplace displaying local art, events and talent. The property opened on August 24, 2018. For additional information, please visit mgmspringfield.com.

Media Contacts:
Saverio Mancini / Ellanje Ferguson
MGM Springfield Communications
(413) 273-5580 / (413) 273-5581
smancini@mgmspringfield.com / eferguson@mgmspringfield.com