Blue Man Group celebrated its first anniversary of the show’s move to Monte Carlo Hotel & Casino last week. Since the move, Blue Man Group has used: 2,124 Twinkies 18,585 marshmallows 2,655 gallons of paint 3,186 drum sticks 74,340 cubic feet of helium 272,934 feet of streamers Before the show even begins, Blue Man Group [...]
Las Vegas is where comedian Jo Koy got his start in stand-up. Though living in Los Angeles these days, he still returns to his comedy roots often. “Back when I lived here, there were no comedy clubs here for me,” Koy said. “There were comedy clubs, but they only hired headliners. You had to be [...]
Meat Loaf is first and foremost a performer. Everything he does, he said, he draws from his background in theater. “All the rock shows, everything,” Meat Loaf said. “All the albums. That’s why I don’t put my face on the album covers. John Grisham doesn’t put his face on the front of ‘The Firm,’ because [...]
“Fantasy” has announced a new headliner for the popular adult revue at Luxor Hotel and Casino. With her sultry voice and sex appeal, Jaime Lynch is now leading the show in the Atrium Showroom. “Joining the cast of ‘Fantasy’ is a dream come true,” Lynch said in a statement. “As a performer in Las Vegas, [...]
Several years ago, I auditioned for a Vegas run of “STOMP” — a show that featured dancer-percussionists making music with their bodies and everyday objects like pipes and brooms. Dozens of 20- and 30-somethings lined up outside a warehouse-style strip mall unit in Las Vegas’ Chinatown, some carrying manila folders containing resumes and head shots, [...]
Once upon a sign … I mean, a time … showgirls ruled the Las Vegas stage. “We were like the Cirque shows,” said former “Lido de Paris” showgirl Lou Anne Harrison Chessik during a panel discussion on Stardust Showgirls last week at the Neon Museum. “We were in every hotel on the Strip.” Part of [...]
Members of the four-time Grammy-Award winning band Boyz II Men brought motownphilly back to Pole Position Raceway in Las Vegas on Sunday in support of Speedway Children’s Charities and their own charity, Boyz II Men House.