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The craft of clowning

The craft of clowning

Let’s play a little guessing game. We are thinking of a noun. Some people are scared of them, some people love them, some people know nothing about them, and others have dedicated their entire lives to perfecting the art of being one. Do you know what it is we’re talking…
Top 10 family-friendly shows in Vegas

Top 10 family-friendly shows in Vegas

So now that you’re in Sin City with the whole crew in tow, you may be worried that there isn’t much to do that the whole family can enjoy — unless you enjoy tallying up all of the times the casino floor managers yell at the kids for being too…
Top 10 Vegas shows

Top 10 Vegas shows

Las Vegas, also known as The Entertainment Capital of the World, is home to dozens of incredible shows with something for just about everyone. While the endless selection is great for us locals, for those of you who are only in town for a few days it can be difficult…
Betcha didn’t know this about Vegas’ acrobatic shows

Betcha didn’t know this about Vegas’ acrobatic shows

OK, so you’re at the bar and somehow have managed to find yourself buying a drink for a seemingly-out-of-your-league eight whose caramel brown eyes have miraculously chosen to lock in on your baby blues and you’re definitely not mad about it. Your drinks have been served and you’re about to…

Cirque du Soleil launching theatrical division

Cirque du Soleil has created a new division to offer a more theatrical experience in the shows it is developing. Cirque hired Scott Ziegler to lead Cirque du Soleil Theatrical in an effort to expand the type of shows Cirque offers. Shows created under the theatrical division are expected to…

Cirque du Soleil celebrates 20 years in Las Vegas

Twenty years after opening “Mystère” at Treasure Island, Cirque du Soleil continues to thrill audiences with gravity-defying acrobatics, amusing and risqué clowns and gymnasts with superhuman strength. Cirque’s first show in Las Vegas, though, was not on a stage, but in a tent set up in Treasure Island’s parking lot.…

Vegas’ top 10 family-friendly shows

Travelling with kids or adults who act like kids? Vegas is home to a host of shows that appeal to audiences young and old. Here are our top 10 suggestions. They’re all excellent shows, so we ranked them roughly according to the age group they would appeal to most —…

Vegas Weekender: Dazzling acrobatics, timeless music and more

From Cirque to science, variety is what it’s about this weekend It’s no mystery why “Mystère” continues to dazzle audiences almost 20 years after its debut in Las Vegas. Cirque’s ever-dazzling storytelling and acrobatic work come to a perfect union in “Mystère,” which explores universal themes from birth and rebirth…

Vegas Weekender: Dive into summer fun

From pool clubs to nightlife the party scene doesn’t stop this weekend in Vegas. Shows: Run away with the circus Cirque du Soleil’s “Mystère” at Treasure Island is a wondrous world of  mystifying creatures who perform a series of incredible acrobatic and gymnastic feats. Catch the show at 7 and 9:30 p.m. Saturday…

The best Cirque du Soleil show for you in Vegas

By Caroline Fontein VEGAS.com You’re in Vegas, and you want to see a Cirque du Soleil show. With seven productions on the Las Vegas Strip, it can be hard to figure out which one you’ll like the best. All of their shows are amazing, but they each offer something different,…

Second annual Cirque Week in Vegas

 By Caroline Fontein VEGAS.com Cirque du Soleil draws back the curtain and gives fans a behind-the-scenes look at their shows in Vegas for the second annual Cirque Week on December 1 – 10. With seven ongoing shows in the Entertainment Capital of the World and one touring production, this week-long…

Vegas Weekender: Vegas celebrates Mexican Independence

Memorial Day and Labor Day weekends take the top billing for holidays in Las Vegas but Mexican Independence Day isn’t far behind. While Sept. 16 marks the anniversary of Mexico’s fight for independence from Spain, the only thing tourists will be fighting for in Vegas is what event to attend.…

Vegas shows for the ages

By Caroline Fontein VEGAS.com The entire family is coming with you to Vegas, and you want to see a show. There are plenty of options to choose from in the Entertainment Capital of the World, but ensuring that you book the best-suited show for your age group is something to consider. You…