Posts tagged as: Comedy

10 must dos while you’re in Sin City

10 must dos while you’re in Sin City

We get it, it’s Vegas. The land of so much to do and so little time to do it in. Everywhere you turn, there’s going to be something bright and shiny that grabs your attention. We know how many distractions there are, so we’ve gone ahead and waded through the tourist traps so you don’t [...]

Lipshtick Comedy Series presents Lisa Lampanelli

Lipshtick Comedy Series presents Lisa Lampanelli

The “queen of mean” returns to Las Vegas, bringing her brand of racially-charged insult comedy to the Vegas stage. As a part of the “Lipshtick- The Perfect Shade of Standup” comedy show at The Venetian, Lisa Lampanelli is just one of the many female comedians set to perform in this year’s run. Packed with laughs [...]

Vegas welcomes ’50 Shades! The Smash Hit Parody’

Vegas welcomes ’50 Shades! The Smash Hit Parody’

“It’s dirty, it’s really raunchy, it pushes the envelope a lot, but at its core think it’s got a story that hopefully you’ll care about,” explained Al Samuels, Director of “50 Shades! The Smash Hit Parody.” Opening tonight at Bally’s Windows Showroom, this naughty new addition to Las Vegas’ entertainment roster is set to poke [...]

Q&A with comedian Katt Williams

Q&A with comedian Katt Williams

Comedian, rapper and actor Katt Williams will be bringing his animated “Born Again…Again” tour to The Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino for a hilarious one-night engagement at the end of December. The uninhibited stand-up comic best known for his role as Money Mike in the comedy film “Friday After Next,” not only [...]

Ventriloquist Jeff Dunham to open residency show in Las Vegas

Ventriloquist Jeff Dunham to open residency show in Las Vegas

Comedian Jeff Dunham and his cast of dummies are coming to Las Vegas for a six-month residency beginning Nov. 28 on the Las Vegas Strip. During a tour stop at Caesars Palace June 13, Dunham, a ventriloquist, and his popular dummy “Achmed the Dead Terrorist,” announced his residency show, “Not Playing with a Full Deck.” [...]

Lipshtick Comedy Series brings perfect shade of stand-up to Las Vegas

Lipshtick Comedy Series brings perfect shade of stand-up to Las Vegas

The Lipshtick Comedy Series is bringing in a top line of comediennes to the Venetian in Las Vegas. So far, 14 funny gals have been announced, including “2 Broke Girls” creator Whitney Cummings, who announced the comedy series May 15, the “queen of mean” Lisa Lampanelli and the ever-glamorous Rita Rudner. More comediennes are expected [...]

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 [...]

Jeff Civillico can juggle Stonehenge (five balls) … in space (at The Quad)!

Jeff Civillico can juggle Stonehenge (five balls) … in space (at The Quad)!

Jeff Civillico rides a unicycle on the back of the elephant in the room. While juggling a plunger, a chainsaw, a 95-pound bowling ball, the Lincoln Memorial and a “razor-sharp juggling club.” And balancing Mount St. Helens on his chin. And making jokes about wedgies. And rehearsing for his career in television. Yes, it’s hard [...]

Louie Anderson announces Plaza residency

Louie Anderson announces Plaza residency

Emmy Award-winning comic Louie Anderson will begin an open-ended residency at the Plaza in downtown Las Vegas on July 10. Anderson just finished a run with the ABC celebrity diving show “Splash.” But even as he launched himself off platforms and springboards, he had comedy on his mind. “Diving is a lot like stand-up,” he [...]

‘Defending the Caveman’ actor yields to new ‘rock’ star

‘Defending the Caveman’ actor yields to new ‘rock’ star

Kevin Burke, the long-time star of “Defending the Caveman,” passed his spear on to a worthy successor at a send-off celebration on May 13. Burke, who performed in the one-man show at The Improv at Harrah’s for 10 years, gave his last full-time show on Monday. Chris Allen took the reins on Tuesday. “Defending the [...]

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