Jazz Sensation Kamasi Washington to Perform at The Theater at MGM National Harbor Friday, November 24

Tickets on Sale Friday, June 16 at 10 a.m. EST

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. (June 9, 2017) – American jazz saxophonist, composer and producer Kamasi Washington will serenade the audience at The Theater at MGM National Harbor on Friday, Nov. 24 at 8 p.m.

Tickets range from $35.00 to $75.00, including applicable service charges, and go on sale Friday, June 16 at 10 a.m. EST.  Tickets can be purchased online at mgmnationalharbor.com or ticketmaster.com. For more show and ticket information, visit mgmnationalharbor.com or call (844) 346-4664.

Kamasi Washington is an American jazz musician based in Los Angeles, CA. Born into a musical family, Kamasi began playing saxophone at the age of 13, and later attended the prestigious Hamilton High School of Music followed by University of California, Los Angeles. He has toured and recorded with the likes of Snoop Dogg, Rapahel Saadiq, Kendrick Lamar, Gerald Wilson, Lauryn Hill, Mos Def, Harvey Mason and Chaka Khan, to name a few.

Along with his own 10-piece band, “The Next Step,” Kamasi released his groundbreaking solo album, The Epic, on May 5, 2015. The 172-minute, triple disc masterpiece, which includes a full string orchestra and full choir, debuted at number one on several iTunes Jazz charts, including the US, Canada, Australia, Russia and UK. In addition to composing his own music, Kamasi is part of a west coast musical collective called the “West Coast Get Down.”

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.
 

For high-res images and renderings of The Theater at MGM National Harbor,
visit the MGM National Harbor Online Newsroom.
 
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.
 
About Live Nation
Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) is the world’s leading live entertainment company comprised of global market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation Concerts, Live Nation Media & Sponsorship and Artist Nation Management.  For additional information, visit www.livenationentertainment.com.
 
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Media Contacts:
Natalie Mounier / Kara Rutkin
Kirvin Doak Communications
(702) 737-3100
nmounier@kirvindoak.comkrutkin@kirvindoak.com
 
Malik Husser / Brandon Singletary
MGM National Harbor
(301) 971-5792
mhusser@mgmnationalharbor.com / bsingletary@mgmnationalharbor.com
 
For Live Nation:
Jeremiah Xenakis
Live Nation DC
(703) 754-6864
jeremiahxenakis@livenation.com
 
 

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