Las Vegas Comedy Shows

Big laughs in Vegas

By Caroline Fontein VEGAS.com When you feel like all odds are against you in Vegas there’s only one thing that can help, aside from booze — laughter. Let’s face it, whoever said “laughter is the best medicine” was clearly low on alcohol. However, according to research, their words of wisdom are…

Vegas Weekender: Vegas is all about variety

  Shows It’s pretty much an unspoken rule that when producer David Saxe puts on a show, you know it’s going to be good – and this one is no exception. “VEGAS! The Show” packs decades of Vegas entertainment into a convenient 90-minute package, celebrating the performers of yesteryear and…

Weekender: Beat the heat with Vegas’s coolest shows

Blue Man Group is an entertainment experience like none other. While it doesn’t have some of the grandoise spectacle and theatricality of many other shows, the sometimes-interactive antics of Blue Man Group will have you laughing the whole time you are there. And like any other Vegas show, there are…

Weekender: The best in magic, music and meals in Vegas

Criss Angel performs at the Luxor Headline shows capture the magic of Vegas “Criss Angel Believe” combines the magic of “Mindfreak” star Criss Angel with the showmanship of Cirque du Soleil. That might sound like an odd combination, but after some tweaks to the show’s original format, it all comes…

Hangin’ with Rodney Carrington

 By Caroline Fontein VEGAS.com Texas native Rodney Carrington has been making audiences laugh with his unique brand of stand-up comedy for almost 20 years. He doesn’t just tell jokes. A singer and songwriter, Carrington incorporates his repertoire of hilarious songs into his act. Carrington released his debut album “Hangin’ with…

Brad Garrett reveals his love of comedy, Vegas

By Caroline FonteinVEGAS.com Brad Garrett has always considered Las Vegas to be a second home. Most people know Garrett for his role as Robert Barone, on the Emmy Award-winning TV series “Everybody Loves Raymond.” Before he was entertaining TV audiences, Garrett was making people laugh as the opening act for…

Versatile performer Sykes brings her stand up to Vegas

Ranking among Entertainment Weekly’s 25 Funniest People in America, Wanda Sykes has established herself as both a successful comedian and actress. Her boisterous personality and witty humor has been featured in countless comedy specials and feature films. Sykes was born in Portsmouth, Va. and was raised in Maryland. She attended…

Vegas Weekender: Concerts and comedy reign in Vegas

There’s no shortage of entertainment in Sin City this weekend. Why not have a few laughs or enjoy one of this weekend’s excellent concerts? Shows “Jubilee!” pays homage to a classic symbol of Las Vegas: showgirls. From the opening song-and-dance act about “Hundreds of Girls” through the grand finale, “Jubilee!’s”…