Cirque du Soleil cast and crew are once again showcasing their off-stage creativity in the annual “Parade: The Collective” art exhibition at the Trifecta Gallery inside the Arts Factory in downtown Las Vegas. The exhibition is an eclectic display of paintings, photography, sculpture and mixed media created by nearly two dozen performers, stagehands and support staff [...]
Twenty years after opening “Mystère” at Treasure Island, Cirque du Soleil continues to thrill audiences with gravity-defying acrobatics, amusing and risqué clowns and gymnasts with superhuman strength. Cirque’s first show in Las Vegas, though, was not on a stage, but in a tent set up in Treasure Island’s parking lot. A true traveling circus, “Nouvelle [...]
After a successful inaugural event earlier this year, One Night for One Drop is returning to Las Vegas in 2014 for a night of charity and amazing performances by hundreds of Cirque du Soleil artists and world-renowned guest performers. Each of the eight Cirque shows on the Las Vegas Strip will have performers in the [...]
VEGAS.com Expert Nicole Lucht gets an early look at Cirque Week for 2013. Cirque Week, Nov. 9-16, 2013, allows guests to not only see the shows, but also go behind the scenes all eight Las Vegas Cirque du Soleil shows to learn more about the acrobatics, costumes and more.
“Yeah, Mandalay Bay!” That was the victorious cry on Wednesday by daredevil Andy Lewis after walking across a 360-feet long slackline stretched between Mandalay Bay and the House of Blues’ Foundation Room 480 feet above the Las Vegas Strip. Lewis’ stunt kicked off the 2013 World Slackline Federation’s Slackline World Cup Finals being held in the [...]
Their’s is a love story set on one of the most unique stages in the world. Leah and John Maxson, who have been part of “O by Cirque du Soleil“ since before it opened 15 years ago, fell in love behind the scenes of Cirque’s Las Vegas masterpiece. “O is performed on a magical, ever-changing aquatic stage, seamlessly transforming [...]
Help turn the Las Vegas Strip blue this weekend and help raise awareness for the millions of women and girls who are forced to walk miles and risk their lives to haul water to their families. Nonprofit organization One Drop is organizing the Oct. 5 charity walk, which starts at 8 a.m. at South Point [...]
What’s a visit to Las Vegas without a little bit of sin? If it’s naughty entertainment you’re looking for, Sin City offers much in the way to get your night off to a steamy start. The following are some of our favorites, in no particular order. Zumanity at New York-New York “Zumanity” is Cirque du [...]
Cirque du Soleil is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its adult-themed show, Zumanity. During the past decade, the show has pushed the boundaries of sensuality and eroticism, all the while keeping it light.
Sensual, erotic and sexual, Zumanity has tantalized audiences for the past 10 years. The adult-themed show was a first for Montreal-based Cirque du Soleil when it opened at New York-New York on the Las Vegas Strip. At the time of the show’s opening on Sept. 20, 2003, Cirque’s then-creative director Lyn Heward described Zumanity to [...]