Shows

Bring out your inner Valentine with a romantic show in Vegas

Hand-holding, kisses and whispered sweet-nothings — if you’ve been caught up in being oh-so-very-much in love, and have forgotten to plan a special night for your sweetheart, there’s still time. Vegas offers plenty of entertainment to make your Valentine’s Day one to remember. For those kindred hopeless romantics, the following…

‘Mamma Mia!’ prepares for return to Vegas showroom

Disco returns to Vegas this spring in the form of hit Broadway musical “Mamma Mia!” at the Tropicana on the Strip. Opening May 8, “Mamma Mia!” will take over the Tropicana Theater, formerly the home of showgirl revue “Folies Bergere.” Previously, the musical performed for six years at Mandalay Bay, closing…

Meat Loaf ‘born to do’ Vegas rock residency

One might say that Meat Loaf’s residency at Planet Hollywood is a calling, something he was born to do. That is, after all, the rock star’s own feeling on the matter. “I’m the least paid performer in Vegas. Trust me. I am,” Meat said while sitting outside the PH Showroom,…

Cirque to go dark in Vegas for One Night for One Drop

It’s just for one night, but dozens of Cirque performers, stagehands and celebrity performers are hustling to put on a theatrical production to raise money for Cirque du Soleil’s charitable foundation, One Drop. On March 21, all of Cirque’s resident shows on the Las Vegas Strip will go dark while…

The Jacksons coming to Vegas for 40-show residency

Legendary Motown pop musicians The Jacksons are opening a residency as part of the RockTellz & CockTails series at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino on the Las Vegas Strip. The Jacksons have been signed to perform 40 shows Feb. 20 to April 27; the run coincides with rocker Meat Loaf‘s…

Chinese production Panda! opens at Palazzo in Las Vegas

The Chinese-produced stage show Panda!, which tells the story of LongLong (a panda struggling to save his stolen bride from the evil Demon Vulture) through traditional Chinese performance arts, opens tonight at the Palazzo. Panda! director An Zhao said the show has been under production since 2011, when it was…

Bruno Mars opens The Chelsea at Cosmopolitan in Vegas

The energy was high opening night of Bruno Mars at The Chelsea in the Cosmopolitan and it never waned throughout a 75-minute performance. Grammy award-winning artist Mars opened the vintage-inspired concert venue with a sold-out concert delivering what he does best: an electric performance that included his hits and original…