Jabbawockeez and The Phanatic to perform during August 20th game

WHAT: On Monday, August 20, world famous dance crew Jabbawockeez will team up with America’s favorite mascot, the Phanatic, for an on-field performance as the Phillies take on the Cincinnati Reds. In a performance that is sure to hit a home run, fans everywhere will find out if the Phanatic has what it takes to groove alongside the season one champions of MTV’s America’s Best Dance Crew. Catch Jabbawockeez pop and lock with The Phanatic after the 5th and 7th innings while the crew is in town during its month-long residency in Atlantic City.

For the first time on the East Coast, Jabbawockeez brings its acclaimed Las Vegas headline show “MÜS.I.C.” to Harrah’s Resort Atlantic City. Through September 2, audiences will experience the full length production featuring the group’s famed unified and precise rhythm, consummate creativity and signature white masks. For tickets and additional information, visit www.harrahsresort.com .

WHO: Jabbawockeez, The Phanatic

WHEN: Monday, August 20, 2012
Game begins at 7:05 PM, performances after 5th and 7th innings

WHERE: Citizens Bank Park, 1 Citizens Bank Way, Philadelphia, PA 19148
Media should enter via the Media/Staff entrance off Darien Street.

MEDIA: Phillies credentials are needed to access the ballpark. Media interested in attending must contact Deanna Sabec at dsabec@phillies.com or 215?218?5367.

MORE: Jabbawockeez has developed a one-of-a-kind style that has been incredibly influential in the dance community, effectively changing the way people view dance around the globe. Dressed in expressionless white masks and gloves, they guide the audience’s attention away from individual identities and toward a unified group to create a canvas for the audience to visualize the music by painting artistic imagery through their intricate moves. After being crowned the original champions of MTV’s “Randy Jackson Presents America’s Best Dance Crew,” the group’s unmatched talent and captivating style quickly became a fan favorite throughout the world. They have appeared on numerous television shows including “Dancing With The Stars,” “So You Think You Can Dance,” “The Ellen DeGeneres Show,” “Regis & Kelly,” “The TODAY Show,” “E! News” and “America’s Next Top Model.” For more information, please visit www.jbwkz.com or connect on Twitter @Jabbawockeez and on Facebook.