Cirque du Soleil

American Idol contestants get some “LOVE” in Vegas

In place of Hollywood week for season 10 of American Idol, contestants are getting a chance to compete on a stage in Vegas inside the LOVE Theater at the Mirage. The competition is taking place this week with the remaining 60 contestants performing only Beatles songs on the same stage…

Behind the big top: Cirque Week in Vegas

Everyone who has seen a Cirque du Soleil show knows that they are spectacular productions filled with amazing costumes, sets and performers. If you’ve ever wondered just how these shows are created and staged every night, Cirque has decided to satisfy your curiosity by presenting “Cirque Week” Nov. 29 –…

‘Viva Elvis’ a spectacle both onstage and off

“Viva Elvis,” the latest show from Cirque du Soleil, holds its world premiere tonight at Aria and while the audience will be wowed by everything happening onstage, what happens backstage is pretty amazing too. We were given a peek behind the scenes at some of what happens backstage to make…

Viva Elvis!

Cirque du Soleil hasn’t revealed much about its Elvis-themed show that will be staged at the new Aria hotel at CityCenter, but today the company unveiled the name of the production: “Viva ELVIS.” The show, billed as “a tribute to the life and music of Elvis Presley,” will be staged…

Free drinks. Free show. What a deal!

If there is one piece of advice from my mom that has stuck with me over the years it would have to be: “Don’t forget to use a coupon!” Pretty much every birthday card or care package from my mom has included coupons, carefully clipped with motherly love and savings. At VEGAS.com, we…