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February 10, 2016

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Celebrity Sightings

Agassi Serves an Ace

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Andre Agassi Foundation for Education red carpet.

Curtis Stone, Matt Erickson, Jose Andres and Rob Floyd attend Dine-N-Dash on Friday, Feb. 5, 2016, in the Foundry at SLS Las Vegas.
Jose Andres hosts Dine-N-Dash with Curtis Stone, talks marriage of Chinese, Mexican cuisine
Q+A:
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
It was a double whammy when celebrity chef Jose Andres stormed into town for his first-ever Dine-N-Dash dinner crawl. Only this rambunctious and enthusiastic culinary king could turn a dine-around into an extraordinary eating extravaganza at SLS Las Vegas.
Bullet For My Valentine headlines the Joint on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, at the Hard Rock Hotel.
Photos: Bullet For My Valentine is right on target at the Joint
Hard Rock Hotel:
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
If Welsh heavy metal band Bullet For My Valentine’s goal was for the U.S. to become more acquainted with Bullet and British rock music, the band surely woke the demon to a welcomed succession of future visits.
Ex-bodyguard testifies about Paltrow messages
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
A jury hearing a case against an Ohio man charged with stalking Gwyneth Paltrow heard testimony Tuesday about pornographic messages and sex toys he sent her earlier in her career.
Las Vegas twins Emily and Haley Ferguson are back to work at Marquee in the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas after competing in Season 16 of ABC’s “The Bachelor.”
Strip Scribbles: Two new L.V. shows lose investors; ‘The Bachelor’; Chinese New Year
Las Vegas:
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
“Angels” who finance Broadway shows and Strip productions can be unreliable. Executive producers who fund Hollywood movies also earn notoriety for their inability to come up with money on deadline.
Dr. Alex Schiller at home in Naples, Italy.
‘Never Sleep Alone’ enthusiastic sexual evangelism in ‘Absinthe’ tent revival
Caesars Palace:
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
You know mischief and monkey business are afoot when you’re handed an envelope with a mask, condom and three very personal sex questions along with your first glass of champagne. Love Dr. Alex Schiller wastes no time in getting to the point.
UFC 197 fighters Holly Holm and Miesha Tate are faced-off by UFC President Dana White during a news conference also featuring Conor McGregor and Rafael dos Anjos on Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016, at MGM Grand.
UFC donates $1M to KMA; Diane Keaton’s wine; ‘Love’ reimagining; L.T.’s 57th at Sapphire
Wicked Whispers & Racy Rumors:
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
In advance of the Tony Bennett 90th birthday salute planned as a benefit for Keep Memory Alive on May 21, I’m hearing that UFC led by Dana White has made a $1 million donation to kick-start fundraising for the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health.
Opening night of Jennifer Lopez’s “All I Have” on Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016, at Axis at Planet Hollywood.
Tonight in L.V.: J.Lo, Westgate Superbook, Donny & Marie in wax, ‘Twisted Vegas’
Las Vegas:
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
Time-share titan David Siegel has flown in from his Florida home for today’s unveiling of his newly renovated Race & Sports Superbook at Westgate Las Vegas. He’ll handle this afternoon’s ribbon cutting and champagne toast.
Method Man and Redman perform during the grand opening weekend of the Foundry on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, at SLS Las Vegas.
Lil Wayne dazzles full house at the Foundry grand opening
SLS Las Vegas:
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
Wearing a black hoodie that hid his signature dreadlocks, Lil Wayne performed for just under a half hour ripping off classics like “I’m Goin’ In,” “A Milli,” “Go DJ,” “Lollipop” and “Mrs. Officer” to a full house.
Hall & Oates at the Joint in the Hard Rock Hotel on Friday, Aug. 2, 2013.
Hall & Oates: Great duo, great deal at MGM Grand
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
Hall & Oates are rightfully billed as a multiplatinum rock duo, but you won’t have to dole out multiplatinum prices to see them play MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sept. 23. ...
Celebrity chef Giada De Laurentiis arrives during the VIP grand opening of Giada, the first Giada De Laurentiis restaurant, on Monday, June 2, 2014, in the Cromwell.
Strip Scribbles: $1K Nobu dinner; Giada; Chinese New Year; $2.3M Broncos win; ‘Jason Bourne’
Las Vegas:
Monday, February 8, 2016
We have the scoop on highlights of this year’s 10th anniversary Vegas Uncork’d festivities here April 28-May 1. For the first time, Uncork’d will go off-Strip, so expect chefs, foodies and restaurateurs checking out our downtown dining scene.
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt arrive at the world premiere of her new film "Maleficent" at El Capitan Theater on Wednesday, May 28, 2014, in Los Angeles.
Angelina Jolie to produce film about Celine Dion? NASCAR, Wynn, Tropicana, ‘Top Chef’
Wicked Whispers & Racy Rumors:
Monday, February 8, 2016
Would Angelina Jolie’s husband, fellow Oscar winner Brad Pitt, star as impresario showman Rene Angelil, who guided Celine and his rags-to-riches journey to global stardom? Rene died last month here at age 73.
A couple sits on a bluff overlooking the Missouri River as the full moon rises in the distance Monday, Sept. 28, 2015, in Kansas City, Mo.
Moon-themed hotel, once eyed for L.V., lands in Coachella Valley
Hospitality:
Monday, February 8, 2016
The $4 billion, 4,000 all-suite, five-star lunar-themed Moon World Resorts that once looked for space in Las Vegas has landed in Coachella Valley in California. My sources advise that the official announcement will be made Tuesday for the venture.
Wolfgang Puck and Eric Klein on Saturday, Oct. 17, 2015, in Downtown Summerlin.
Tonight in L.V.: Wolfgang Puck’s Monday Night Flights, Cook E Jarr, Justin Credible, Kelly Clinton
Las Vegas:
Monday, February 8, 2016
SKAM artist DJ Justin Credible spins at Marquee in the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. DJ Technicolor is at nearby Bond. Lounge lizard Cook E Jarr entertains at Napoleon’s in Paris Las Vegas. Kelly Clinton Holmes hosts her weekly Open Mic Cabaret at Bootlegger Bistro.
Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton passes against the Denver Broncos during the first half of Super Bowl 50 on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif.
Monday By the Numbers: Sports books’ semi-Super profit, Chinese New Year and supercharged cars
Monday, February 8, 2016
This week, Monday By the Numbers takes a spin with Super Bowl 50, Chinese New Year and our friends at Dream Racing, the supercar attraction, which in January celebrated its fourth ...
Dr. Alex Schiller of “Never Sleep Alone” at “Absinthe” on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016, outside Caesars Palace.
Dr. Alex Schiller: People are still hoping for Cinderella dream in Tinder world
Caesars Palace:
Monday, February 8, 2016
It’s appropriate for the week leading to Valentine’s Day that love Dr. Alex Schiller premieres her controversial, immersive-theatrical production “Never Sleep Alone” under the “Absinthe” tent at Caesars Palace.
Beyonce announces Formation World Tour
Sunday, February 7, 2016
Beyonce is working overtime this weekend: After releasing a new song Saturday and performing at the Super Bowl on Sunday, she's announced a new stadium tour.
Beyonce, Coldplay singer Chris Martin and Bruno Mars perform during halftime of Super Bowl 50 on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif.
Super Bowl 50 halftime a sky full of stars Coldplay, Beyonce, Bruno Mars
Music:
Sunday, February 7, 2016
The Pepsi Super Bowl 50 Halftime Show at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif., was billed as a musical presentation of the past, present and feature. The headliners: Coldplay, Beyonce and popular Las Vegas headliner Bruno Mars.
Oscar Goodman speaks with the media on opening night of Oscar's Steakhouse in the Plaza on Monday, Dec. 19, 2011.
An Oscar Goodman-Pete Rose gambling summit? Bet on it
Sunday, February 7, 2016
During the past two days, we’ve hit Brody Dolyniuk’s orchestral production at the Smith Center, visited Mr. Lucky’s 24/7 at Hard Rock Hotel, met up with the L.V. Phil, Storm Large and Pink Martini before that performance ...
Sanders appears on ‘SNL’ with Larry David
Saturday, February 6, 2016
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has made a cameo appearance on "Saturday Night Live" with Larry David, the comic who has done a dead-on impersonation …
In this April 17, 2015 photo, Angus Young of AC/DC performs at the 2015 Coachella Music and Arts Festival in Indio, Calif.
Celebrity preview: AC/DC, Awolnation, Lil Wayne, Tyga, Ne-Yo, Curtis Stone, Jose Andres
Las Vegas:
Friday, February 5, 2016
It’s a culinary weekend, as award-winning chef Jose Andres is joined by Australian hunk star chef Curtis Stone for Dine-N-Dash at SLS Las Vegas. The dynamic duo guide seven SLS restaurants, just like a pub crawl, then it’s two theatrical presentations.
Emily King.
Q+A: Brooklyn Bowl headliner Emily King talks tour, ‘The Switch,’ videos
Linq Promenade:
Friday, February 5, 2016
After serving as opening act for several entertainers, including Alicia Keys, Nas and most recently Sara Bareilles and Maroon 5, Grammy-nominated singer Emily King is finally embarking on her first headlining tour.
Rene-Charles Angelil, Celine Dion, Patrick Angelil, Andre Angelil, Jean-Pierre Angelil and Anne-Marie Angelil attend the “Celebration of Life” for Rene Angelil, the husband and manager of Dion, at the Colosseum on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, at Caesars Palace.
Rene Angelil’s ‘Celebration of Life’: ‘He went through life wanting everybody to smile’
Celine Dion:
Friday, February 5, 2016
Caesars Palace superstar Celine Dion said of her late husband and manager, “Rene always surrounded me with the best people. Rene never, ever hated anyone or had a bad opinion of someone. He loved life so very much, and life loved him.”
Paul Johnson, shown here portraying Stacee Jaxx, has taken over the role of Drew full-time in “Rock of Ages” at the Rio.
Paul Johnson nails it down as the new Drew in ‘Rock of Ages’
Thursday, February 4, 2016
Paul Johnson can at once rock, and build, the house. A man who hammers it down on and off the stage, Johnson has ascended the spiral staircase of “Rock of Ages” at ...
A composite image of Kylie Jenner, Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna.
Strip Scribbles: Rob Kardashian + Blac Chyna, Ian Ziering, Dennis Rodman
Las Vegas:
Thursday, February 4, 2016
Let’s hope that new romantic duo Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna won’t be dancing the light fantastic this Super Bowl 50 Weekend here. She’s the ex-fiancee and mother of rapper Tyga’s 3-year-old son, King Cairo, and he’s appearing at Drai’s on Friday.
Alex Goude and his “Twisted Vegas” cast arrive Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, at Westgate Las Vegas.
Photos: ‘Twisted Vegas’ cast arrives at Westgate Las Vegas
Theater:
Thursday, February 4, 2016
It wasn’t the most luxurious of arrivals, but it certainly was unique — maybe even a little “Twisted”! It was a U-Haul truck that brought the cast of the new show “Twisted Vegas” to Westgate Las Vegas valet Wednesday morning.

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