Award-winning entertainer brings holiday show to the Mid-South

22 October 2019

TUNICA, Miss. – Ventriloquist, impressionist, stand-up comedian and winner of “America’s Got Talent” Terry Fator brings his unique brand of entertainment to Gold Strike Casino Resort’s Millennium Theatre, presenting “A Very Terry Christmas” Friday, Nov. 22, at 9 p.m.

“A Very Terry Christmas” is Las Vegas’ most famous and anticipated holiday tradition, done in the style of family TV specials of the past, while mixing in the perfect amount of modern Las Vegas. Fator and cast will celebrate the holidays with comedy, singing, celebrity impersonations and ventriloquism, featuring classics including “Winter Wonderland,” “Sleigh Ride” and “White Christmas” plus “Juana” a new holiday guaranteed to make audiences laugh.

Fator’s Christmas-themed show features his wife Angie, pre-show star Ben Harris and Terry’s most lovable characters: Winston, the Impersonating Turtle; Vikki “The Cougar;” country legend Walter T. Airdale; annoying neighbor Duggie Scott Walker; selfie-taking, always texting 12-year-old Emma Taylor; the world’s greatest Elvis impersonator Maynard Tompkins; Fernando V. Francisco; “Elton John;” “Donald Trump” and “Michael Jackson.” “A Very Terry Christmas” includes a special performance you won’t want to miss by “Bing Crosby” and “David Bowie,” and the debut of a brand new celebrity character. Who is it? You’ll have to see the show to find out!

Fator became a household name in 2007 when he won Season 2 of “America’s Got Talent” with his skill set that combines singing, comedy and unparalleled celebrity impressions. His win on “AGT” catapulted his career and led to his-award winning show at MGM Resorts International’s Mirage Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, where his show is running in its 10th consecutive year.

Tickets are $44.95, $64.95 and $84.95 plus tax and facility fees. Purchase tickets online or by calling the Gold Strike Box Office at 888.747.7711. Children attending the show must be over 5 years old.

MGM Resorts International’s Gold Strike Casino Resort is the Mid-South’s premier entertainment destination. A short drive south of Memphis, the 31-story Tunica resort towers over the Mississippi River and offers 1,133 stylish rooms and suites, award-winning dining, exciting nightlife and an integrated gaming experience with a 50,000-square-foot gaming area that includes 1,200 slot machines, 65 table games, and Moneyline Book Bar & Grill, a full-service sports entertainment venue which also houses the Mid-South’s first Topgolf Swing Suite. Best-in-class amenities include a relaxing spa, pool and 800-seat Millennium Theatre, hosting some of the most-recognized names in entertainment. More than 30,000 square feet of convention space is available for corporate events or special occasions. The M life Rewards program offers benefits at 17 participating MGM Resorts destinations including the most recognizable brands such as Bellagio, Mirage, MGM Grand, Borgata and Beau Rivage. For reservations, call 888.245.7529 or visit



CONTACT: Mary Cracchiolo Spain, MGM Resorts International, 888.576.2746,