HARTFORD, CT (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Comcast has signed on with Live Nation in a 7-year naming rights deal for the former New England Dodge Music Center (originally The Meadows Music Theater) located in Hartford, Connecticut. Henceforth, the amphitheater will be known as the Comcast Theatre.
"We are excited to join with Live Nation to place our name on one of the most-loved entertainment venues in Connecticut," said Michael Parker, Area Vice President for Comcast in Connecticut. "As we continue to invest and grow throughout the Nutmeg State, this partnership underscores our long-term commitment to delivering an unparalleled entertainment experience to our local customers."
The 25,000-capacity theatre is owned and operated by Live Nation and hosts approximately 20 concerts annually. Acts slated to perform at the Theatre this summer include Nickelback, Brad Paisley, Rascal Flatts, Coldplay, Phish, Kenny Chesney, Toby Keith, and Dave Matthews Band with more TBA. – CelebrityAccess Staff Writers