NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. (December 8, 2016) – MGM National Harbor has joined forces with Live Nation, one of the world’s leading live entertainment companies, to develop a world-class lineup for The Theater at MGM National Harbor. The 3,000-seat venue at the $1.4 billion resort and casino is the entertainment epicenter of the Capital Region and is the area’s first of its kind to be integrated in a resort. Together, MGM National Harbor and Live Nation deliver A-list performers and high-profile events – normally reserved for large-scale arenas – to an intimate setting with unrivaled amenities. Ticketing for the venue is handled exclusively by Ticketmaster, a Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. company and the world’s leading ticketing provider.
“The Theater at MGM National Harbor hosts an incredible entertainment lineup featuring the industry’s leading entertainers,” said Bill Boasberg, General Manager of MGM National Harbor. “The intimacy of the venue gives our guests unprecedented access to their favorite artists and special events. With Live Nation, our exclusive booking partner, we deliver an experience unlike any other in the region.”
The Theater at MGM National Harbor hosts world-class concerts, comedy shows, UFC, cabaret-style acts and boxing events, among others.
Ted Mankin, vice president of Booking for Live Nation US Concerts – East, said, “Together Live Nation and The Theater at MGM National Harbor open up a whole new array of live entertainment offerings to the DC area. The scale and flexibility of the venue give our team the opportunity to demonstrate their comprehensive talent booking skills. Live Nation and MGM are both focused on providing our fans and guests with the best experiences possible, which makes this exclusive partnership a very natural fit.”
FIND THE PERFECT SEAT
Setting itself apart in the market, The Theater at MGM National Harbor features reconfigurable seating options that deliver prime sightlines for every guest. Advanced telescopic seating allows the MGM National Harbor team to create custom arrangements for each event, from a traditional concert layout to a 360-degree configuration for boxing. The venue’s flexibility allows for a capacity of 3,000 guests for reserved-seating events with slightly more than 4,000 for general admission shows.
All levels of the theater offer guests a wide range of food and beverage options for mid-show libations and bites.
Meeting and convention planners coordinate top-notch banquets and speaking engagements using the venue’s scalable chair and table designs. The resort’s catering department assists with creating a gourmet food and beverage experience.
LIVE THE SUITE LIFE
For those looking for a night of luxury, The Theater at MGM National Harbor houses seven VIP suites. Guests enjoy the view of a lifetime in private boxes and can indulge in the following amenities: