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Father’s Day the Vegas way

Step away from the grill, this will NOT be another typical day with your dad. Vegas has just about anything you could ever want to try, see, or eat. So on this Father’s Day, you should treat dad like the man he was before he had to change diapers and…

More than just your typical song and dance

Nothing screams “Vegas show” more than a good old-fashioned Sin City production. With the glitz and glamour of jeweled costumes, live orchestras and casts that just ooze talent from every pore (yeah, we’re jealous), no other place in the world does Vegas quite like we do…obviously. With world-class performers, live…

‘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…

Lounge your way to live music in Vegas

You come to Las Vegas for the glitz, the excitement, the rush of risking it all.  Sometimes, though, it’s nice to step back from the eager tourists carrying drinks by the yard and enjoy a quality cocktail or two while listening to live music. I’m not talking lounges with DJs…

Mamma Mia! returning to Las Vegas in spring 2014

If you missed Mamma Mia! the first time it was around, you’re in luck. Five years after closing, the hit Broadway musical is returning to the Las Vegas Strip. Mamma Mia! is scheduled to open in a recently renovated theater at Tropicana Las Vegas this coming spring, though no date has…

Dancing with the Stars finds a home in Vegas

By Caroline Fontein VEGAS.com Fans of ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars” have a friend in Vegas. For a limited time the Entertainment Capital of the World is home to a live version of the show. Featuring dances from past seasons, new routines and DWTS alumni from previous shows, “Dancing 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…

It’s a new Knight at the Tropicana

By Caroline Fontein VEGAS.com For seasoned soul songstress Gladys Knight performing at the Tropicana is a perfect fit.  Her new show opens April 5 and she’ll be performing in the newly-named Gladys Knight Theater, formerly the Tiffany Theater. “I’m so very proud of [the Tropicana for] hanging in there. That’s the way I’ve had…