Category archives for: Shows

Go ‘Behind the Myths’ when ‘MythBusters’ comes to Las Vegas

Go ‘Behind the Myths’ when ‘MythBusters’ comes to Las Vegas

TV’s perennial myth busters are bringing their live stage show, “MythBusters: Behind the Myths,” to Las Vegas. “Behind the Myths” stars “MythBusters’” longtime co-hosts Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage. The stage show, open to all ages, features onstage experiments, audience participation, video and behind-the-scenes stories. Some audience members will have the chance to go onstage and [...]

Drum roll, please: Go backstage with Blue Man Group

Drum roll, please: Go backstage with Blue Man Group

Blue Man Group takes fans on a backstage interactive tour of the long-running popular show at Monte Carlo in Las Vegas. If you’ve seen the show, you’ll recall the crazy-unique percussion instruments the Blue Men play. The Sunday afternoon tour lasts about an hour or so. During my onstage experience, two “Blue Men” and the [...]

Burlesque entices, teases in Las Vegas

Burlesque entices, teases in Las Vegas

From behind the curtain, a stockinged leg suggestively appears, the audience stirs. Then a gloved arm, a single finger beckoning to the audience. The music, upbeat, playful, cues the performer to appear, fully clothed, her costume leaving so, so much to the imagination. The performer shimmies, bumps, grinds, all the while, ever-so-slowly removing one piece [...]

Memorial Day weekend shows in Las Vegas

Memorial Day weekend shows in Las Vegas

Memorial Day weekend marks the start of summer vacation. Las Vegas has plenty to keep you busy during the weekend, and if you’re looking for a way to kick back and enjoy some quality entertainment, we’ve got you covered. Music   Air Supply Dates: May 23 – 25 Classic rockers Air Supply come to the [...]

Which Cirque du Soleil show in Las Vegas should you see?

Which Cirque du Soleil show in Las Vegas should you see?

You’ve booked your trip to Las Vegas and you’re determined to see a Cirque du Soleil show during your stay here. Perfect – only one thing: Cirque du Soleil has eight shows to choose from in Las Vegas, and they are all dramatically different. Sure, you could see each of Cirque’s shows, but that wouldn’t [...]

More dates added to Britney Spears residency in Las Vegas

More dates added to Britney Spears residency in Las Vegas

New dates have been added to the Las Vegas run of Britney: Piece of Me, as demand for her show remains strong. Pop diva Britney Spears opened her two-year residency at the 4,600-seat Axis Theater in Planet Hollywood in late 2013. Since then, her show has consistently sold out as her fans have flocked to [...]

War’s Lonnie Jordan promises smokin’ show in Las Vegas with Cheech & Chong

War’s Lonnie Jordan promises smokin’ show in Las Vegas with Cheech & Chong

You’d think the band that has several tour dates with perennial potheads Cheech & Chong would be all about the ganja. After all, War’s hit song, “Low Rider,” was the opening track in the duo’s first movie, “Up in Smoke,” 36 years ago. And they have a bonus track on War’s first album release in [...]

The heat’s back and so are poolside concerts in Las Vegas

The heat’s back and so are poolside concerts in Las Vegas

With winter but a distant memory and the sale of sunblock spiking, Las Vegas resort pools have opened. For many, a day at the pool means relaxation, a fruity drink and people-watching. On select nights, though, a few of Vegas’ pools open to a different crowd: the music fan. We’re not talking about the pool [...]

Guns N’ Roses shooting for ‘kick-ass’ residency in Las Vegas

Guns N’ Roses shooting for ‘kick-ass’ residency in Las Vegas

Not a lot is being revealed about the upcoming Guns N’ Roses residency at the Hard Rock Hotel, but it will have lots of surprises, lead guitarist DJ Ashba said. When asked what will be different from the band’s first Hard Rock residency, he said mischievously, “just live sex shows.” And this is why we [...]

Tom Green keeps it outrageous in stand-up residency in Las Vegas

Tom Green keeps it outrageous in stand-up residency in Las Vegas

Comedian Tom Green is done pranking his parents, who have retired from his barrage of more-than-annoying stunts. Green’s fans will quickly recall such pranks as the “slutmobile,” a not-safe-for-work piece of sexual art Green had airbrushed on the hood of his parents’ car. The paint job was shot for his controversial, yet popular, MTV show, [...]

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