Multi-Platinum, GRAMMY Award-winning Pop Icon Britney Spears Announces Dual Performances at The Theater at MGM National Harbor
NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. (January 29, 2018) – Legendary pop icon Britney Spears has announced her exclusive limited tour of her award-winning and record-breaking show, Britney: Piece of Me. For the first and last time, Britney: Piece of Me will visit East Coast US and Europe for a very limited engagement for fans that were not able to see the show in Las Vegas. The GRAMMY Award winner and multi-platinum icon will grace the stage at The Theater at MGM National Harbor for two performances on Thursday, July 12 and Friday, July 13. Both performances are scheduled to begin at 8 p.m.
Tickets start at $133.64, excluding applicable service charges, and are on sale now. Tickets can be purchased online at mgmnationalharbor.com or ticketmaster.com. For more show and ticket information, visit mgmnationalharbor.com and call (844) 346-4664 or follow MGM National Harbor on Facebook and Twitter.
This tour follows Spears’ record-breaking, four-year headlining residency, Britney: Piece of Me at The AXIS at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino, where the performer received rave reviews from both critics and fans alike since opening in December 2013. As the first contemporary superstar resident in the city, Spears and Caesars Entertainment pioneered the groundbreaking paradigm shift and revitalized the modern era of entertainment in Las Vegas in Planet Hollywood’s world-class theater. With over 250 shows, the record-setting residency sold out on a regular basis, generating more than $140 million gross revenue and selling nearly one million tickets.
Britney: Piece of Me was voted the “Best Resident Performer,” “Best Production Show,” “Best Bachelorette Party” and “Best Bachelor Party” by readers of the Las Vegas Review-Journal. Hollywood’s biggest names including Beyoncé, JAY-Z, Lady Gaga, Anna Kendrick, Nick Jonas, Miley Cyrus, Kirsten Dunst, Chloë Grace Moretz, Calvin Harris, Sia, Selena Gomez, Katy Perry and Steven Tyler, among many others, have all attended the tour.
This exclusive US East Coast and Europe tour is the last time anybody will see the show. Initial demand for the Britney: Piece of Me tour, which will visit intimate venues on the US East Coast to truly capture the look and feel of the Las Vegas show, is overwhelming, with only limited tickets available. Elizabeth Arden, the exclusive global licensee of the award-winning Britney Spears fragrances since 2004, will be one of the sponsors of the Britney: Piece of Me tour. Pepsi is a proud partner of the US East Coast Britney: Piece of Me tour, continuing a relationship with Spears that has lasted for more than 15 years.
The Theater at MGM National Harbor offers an experience unlike any other in the region, providing fans the opportunity to see world-class entertainment in an intimate setting. The recently opened Theater features seven VIP suites and flexible seating designs, accommodating 3,000 guests for reserved-seating events and a little more than 4,000 for general admission shows.
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About Britney Spears
Multi-platinum, Grammy Award-winning pop icon Britney Spears is one of the most successful and celebrated entertainers in pop history with nearly 150 million records worldwide. In the U.S. alone, she has sold more than 70 million albums, singles and songs, according to Nielsen Music. Born in Mississippi and raised in Louisiana, Spears became a household name as a teenager when she released her first single “…Baby One More Time,” a Billboard Hot 100 number one smash and international hit that broke sales records with more than 20 million copies sold worldwide and is currently 14 time Platinum in the U.S. Her musical career boasts countless awards and accolades, including six Billboard Music Awards and Billboard’s Millennium Award, which recognizes outstanding career achievements and influence in the music industry as well as an American Music Award and the 2011 MTV Video Vanguard Award. So far, Spears has earned a total of six number one-debuting albums on the Billboard 200 chart and 22 top 40 hit singles on the Billboard Hot 100 — four of which went to number one. Spears has been nominated for eight GRAMMY Awards and won for Best Dance Recording in 2005. Her cutting-edge pop concert Las Vegas residency, “Britney: Piece of Me,” at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino has been voted “Best Show in Las Vegas” and “Best Bachelorette Show in Las Vegas.” Spears also has been creating fragrances for over ten years, and currently has over 20 fragrances available in over 85 countries around the world.
About MGM National Harbor
The newest addition to the MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) portfolio, MGM National Harbor has an unrivaled setting offering stunning panoramic views of the eastern shore of the Potomac River in Maryland. The $1.4 billion LEED® Gold Certified resort, which opened December 8, 2016, sits a short distance from Washington, D.C. to the north and historic sites, including George Washington’s Mount Vernon estate across the river in Virginia. The 24-story, 308-room resort features premier amenities and experiences for locals as well as visitors from around the world including a dynamic casino with over 125,000 square feet of space that includes slots, table games and poker; a world-class spa and salon; an entertainment theater with flexible seating for up to 3,000; high-end branded retail; 50,000 square feet of meeting space; and restaurants from renowned local, national and international chefs. For more information, visit mgmnationalharbor.com or follow on Facebook and Twitter.
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