Posts tagged as: Lance Burton

Vegas Weekender: Make mom’s day memorable in Vegas

Vegas Weekender: Make mom’s day memorable in Vegas

Sigh. So many parties, so little time. What’s a vacationer to do? Vegas has something going on for everyone no matter what you enjoy doing. It’s also Mother’s Day on Sunday and we have plenty of options for ways to spoil mom, from a trip to the spa to a shopping spree or a pool [...]

Revealing the Las Vegas Magician

Revealing the Las Vegas Magician

He makes people scream and throw their drinks in the air. Sometimes they fall out of their seats. And sometimes they stare at him with sort of a glazed, unemotional look. Then suddenly, the wheels start turning, and their jaw goes slack and drops open. Those are the moments he lives for, when he gets [...]

Lance Burton signs on for six more magical years

Lance Burton signs on for six more magical years

Lance Burton won’t be disappearing from the Las Vegas entertainment scene anytime soon. Burton signed on today for another six years as the headlining magician at the Monte Carlo. He has been performing at the hotel in the Lance Burton Theater for the past 13 years. Burton, who broke his foot during a performance on May 7, [...]

Lance Burton’s birds are lucky ducks

Lance Burton’s birds are lucky ducks

In his show at the Monte Carlo hotel in Las Vegas, master magician Lance Burton performs several illusions with doves, parakeets, pigeons, ducks, geese and a chicken. Burton (who recently broke his foot and will return to the stage after June 1) may have hatched this show idea based on personal experience. The first magician he [...]

Johnny Thompson: The magician’s magician

Johnny Thompson: The magician’s magician

Just about everyone has heard of Las Vegas magicians Siegfried & Roy, Lance Burton, Criss Angel and Penn & Teller. But what about their go-to guy Johnny Thompson? Thompson is a consultant to many of magic’s greats. In fact, Monte Carlo headlining magician Lance Burton’s first visit to Las Vegas was on a road trip [...]

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