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July 25, 2016

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Celebrity Sightings

Agassi Serves an Ace

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Andre Agassi Foundation for Education red carpet.

William Shatner, from left, Brent Spiner, Michael Dorn, Jeri Ryan and Scott Bakula attend the "Star Trek" panel on day 3 of Comic-Con International on Saturday in San Diego.
A title and ship for new 'Star Trek' series: 'Discovery'
Sunday, July 24, 2016
The next chapter of the "Star Trek" franchise will be called "Star Trek: Discovery." The title and footage of the starship Discovery were teased at the end …
Ciara reminisces about her Sin City bachelorette party as she shares throwback swimsuit snap
Saturday, July 23, 2016
She tied the knot with Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson in a lavish ceremony in England on July 6. And on Thursday, Ciara looked a few weeks back to the secret bachelorette festivities from before the couple's big day ...
Clint Holmes performs during the VIP celebration of "Clint Holmes: Between The Lines" at The Palazzo, Wednesday, July 20, 2016.
Review: Clint Holmes turns Palazzo Theater into a playground for grown-ups
Friday, July 22, 2016
Early this week, Clint Holmes made the off-handed remark, “Everyone’s shows are closing while mine is opening.”
Deepak Chopra is seen during the 2015 Essence Music Festival at Ernest N. Morial Convention Center on Saturday, July 4 2015 in New Orleans, LA.
Deepak Chopra set to headline Reynolds Hall; Cabaret Jazz stocks lineup
Thursday, July 21, 2016
Deepak Chopra is playing the big room at the Smith Center for the Performing Arts on Oct. 28.
A promotional photo of the Las Vegas band Santa Fe & The Fat City Horns.
Seeking a new ‘backyard,’ Santa Fe closes out run at South Point
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
The Monday night performance was the band’s final show at South Point after opening in the showroom Labor Day weekend. The reason for leaving is simple: Fan support for the band was not strong enough …
Jennifer Lopez performs during Day 2 of the 2015 iHeartRadio Music Festival on Saturday, Sept. 19, 2015, at MGM Grand Garden Arena.
Monday By the Numbers: J.Lo’s dates, a legendarily rich magician … and puppets
Monday, July 18, 2016
This week, Monday By the Numbers hits on Jennifer Lopez (wait, that came out wrong) and her added added dates at Planet Hollywood, David Copperfield and his untrammeled wealth and some puppet action at …
The fifth anniversary of “Absinthe” on Thursday, March 31, 2016, at Caesars Palace.
Hot-selling ‘Absinthe’ plotting a move out of Caesars Palace
Sunday, July 17, 2016
The future of one of the Strip’s most successful and celebrated productions has spun into uncertainty.
“Steve Wynn’s Showstoppers” in Encore Theater at Wynn Las Vegas.
'Steve Wynn's Showstoppers' to end run Sept. 30
Saturday, July 16, 2016
A project inspired by the great numbers of some of Broadway's legendary musicals, "Steve Wynn's Showstoppers" has abruptly set a closing date of Sept. 30.
Boston performs for a crowd of more than 4,000 at Downtown Las Vegas Events Center, Friday, July 15, 2016.
Downtown Las Vegas takes on a Boston hue in rockin’ DLV show
Saturday, July 16, 2016
The night was a celebration of Boston’s 40th anniversary and DeYoung’s remarkable verve even as he is now DeOld — 69, as he happily told the crowd early in the evening.
The view of the Tropicana on the Las Vegas Strip. “Raiding the Rock Vault” is ending its residency at Tropicana Theater.
‘Raiding the Rock Vault’ sets July 31 closing at Tropicana
Saturday, July 16, 2016
The Las Vegas rock musical that has outlasted a series of ownership and venue changes is set to pull the plugs and pack the amps July 31. “Raiding the Rock Vault” is ending its residency at Tropicana Theater at the end of the month.
Cirque du Soleil CEO Daniel Lamarre, in white suit, appears with others at a red carpet event for the Beatles "Love" 10th anniversary celebration, Thursday, July 15, 2016.
In ‘Love’ celebration, Cirque plans for tomorrow and revamps ‘Yesterday’
Friday, July 15, 2016
Cirque’s stage shows opened 20 years ago with “Mystere” at Treasure Island, and with the most recent activity on the Strip completed, there is a feeling the company has finally settled on the right amount of “content” (or, shows) in Vegas.
Giles Martin and his father, Sir George Martin, in the listening room at The Love Theater at the Mirage on Tuesday, June 7, 2011. They were in town to celebrate the fifth anniversary of Cirque du Soleil's "Love" at the Mirage on June 8.
Giles Martin reshapes, and protects, the Beatles’ legacy
Thursday, July 14, 2016
Giles Martin was seated on a director’s chair onstage at the Love Theater at the Mirage when he was unexpectedly upstaged by an underdressed interloper.
Briana Cuoco performs as "The Courtesan" during a "Baz" show rehearsal at Palazzo Theater, Sunday, July 3, 2016.
Review: ‘Baz’ opens with a little party — and now the real fun begins
Wednesday, July 13, 2016
Stop me, or not, if you have heard this one: A terrifically talented show boasting an innovative concept and fueled by generous investment has opened on the Strip.
Mark Shunock and James Mulligan during the second anniversary of “Mondays Dark” at the Joint on Monday, Dec. 14, 2015, in the Hard Rock Hotel.
Mark Shunock makes The Space for 'Mondays Dark'
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
Mark Shunock is ready for the next phase of "Mondays Dark," at least in terms of the “where” of it all. He has secured space at a place he’ll call The Space, a 9,000-square-foot multipurpose events center off Polaris and Harmon avenues …
A scene from “Idaho! The Comedy Musical” at the Smith Center.
Review: ‘Idaho! The Comedy Musical’ ain’t no rectangle
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
The musical production of the Smith Center for the Performing Arts has formally opened at Reynolds Hall and plows ahead to a Sunday closing.
Chris Brown made his debut as a Drai’s Nightclub resident performer in May 2015.
Drai’s officials tell Chris Brown: We need to talk
Monday, July 11, 2016
In the face of published reports that Chris Brown has been ousted from Drai’s, officials representing the club say that first, they need a conversation with the oft-troubled ...
In this May 4, 2015, file photo, Derek Jeter, right, and Hannah Davis arrive at The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute benefit gala celebrating "China: Through the Looking Glass" in New York.
Derek Jeter marries Sports Illustrated model Hannah Davis
Monday, July 11, 2016
Derek Jeter has reportedly married his longtime girlfriend, Sports Illustrated swimsuit model Hannah Davis. TMZ and the New York Post have published photos of the weekend ceremony at ...
Caesars Palace headliner singer-songwriter Matt Goss attends the 19th annual Keep Memory Alive “Power of Love” gala for the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health honoring Andrea Bocelli and wife Veronica Bocelli on Saturday, June 13, 2015, at MGM Grand Garden Arena.
The Gossy run is set to end at Caesars Palace
Monday, July 11, 2016
Matt Goss is set to close out his Caesars Palace run in September. Rumblings around the scene are that the Gossy Room is to be redesigned and reopened under a famous nightclub brand specializing in live music.
Chaka Khan performs during the 2013 Keep Memory Alive "Power of Love" Gala celebrating the joint 80th birthdays of Sir Michael Caine and Quincy Jones at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday, April 13, 2013.
Chaka Khan and sister enter rehab over prescription drugs
Sunday, July 10, 2016
Chaka Khan and her sister have entered a drug rehabilitation program to battle their addictions to prescription drugs, and Khan says the death of her good friend Prince helped hasten her decision to get help ...
Rappers The Game, left, and Snoop Dogg, center, appear at a peaceful unification march Friday, July 8, 2016, outside the graduation ceremony for the latest class of Los Angeles Police recruits in Los Angeles. Snoop shook hands with police officials and told reporters he hoped his presence would help reintroduce the black community to the police department and open a dialogue. The gathering came a day after the shooting deaths of multiple police officers in Dallas on Thursday night.
Latest police shootings inspire wave of celebrity activism
Sunday, July 10, 2016
In the days after the shooting deaths of two black men by police, celebrities are doing more than just expressing frustration. They're demanding action, and in some cases, leading it ...
Melody Sweets lets a scarf dangle as a target during the video shoot for Sweets' "Shoot 'em Up" at Grand Canyon Ranch on April 22, 2014.
Melody Sweets’ ‘Call of the Wild! Jungle Burlesque’ swings into Caesars on July 30
Friday, July 8, 2016
Having embarked on thematic treks through the Old West, a turn-of-the-century circus and Coney Island, Melody Sweets is taking to the wilderness for her next solo show.
The new production ‘Mindfreak Live!’ by Criss Angel at the Luxor.
Review: ‘Mindfreak Live!’ is Criss Angel saying, ‘Watch me now!’
Thursday, July 7, 2016
Criss Angel wants it. He wants it so badly. He wants to be the biggest, baddest, greatest magician in the history of recorded time, space and dimension. He wants that so bad he can ...
In this Oct. 26, 2015 file photo, Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson arrives at Media's Tribute to African-American Achievements in Television in Beverly Hills, Calif. Judge Ann Nevins has ordered the rapper to appear in bankruptcy court in Hartford, Conn., on Wednesday, March 9, 2016, to explain Instagram photos, with one depicting him next to piles of cash arranged to spell out "broke."
Connecticut judge OKs bankruptcy plan for rapper 50 Cent
Wednesday, July 6, 2016
A federal bankruptcy court judge in Connecticut on Wednesday approved a plan for 50 Cent to reorganize his finances and pay back …
Singer Ciara, second from left, and Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson sit courtside while an NBA game Feb. 9 between the New York Knicks and Washington Wizards in New York.
Singer Ciara, NFL player Russell Wilson tie the knot
Wednesday, July 6, 2016
Singer Ciara has one, two stepped down the aisle with NFL player Russell Wilson. The couple both posted the same photo Wednesday on Twitter and Instagram showing Ciara in a wedding gown and Wilson …
Timbaland performs July 2, 2016, at the Flamingo's GO Pool.
Q+A: Timbaland 'just getting started' again after divorce
Tuesday, July 5, 2016
Before his recent show at the Flamingo's GO pool, super producer Timbaland sat down with the Sun to talk his latest music ventures, his new outlook on life and why he’s voting for Hillary Clinton in ...