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May 5, 2016

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Celebrity Sightings

Agassi Serves an Ace

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Andre Agassi Foundation for Education red carpet.

Soccer star David Beckham attends a meeting of the Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee on Thursday, April 28, 2016, at UNLV.
Strip Scribbles: David Beckham, Miss USA, Elaine Wynn and Brian Malarkey
Las Vegas:
Monday, May 2, 2016
David Beckham did turn up, as I predicted, for Thursday’s news conference promoting the Sheldon Adelson-sponsored Las Vegas Dome stadium he wants to build as a 60,000-seat attraction to lure the Oakland Raiders here.
Gigi Hadid celebrates her 21st birthday at Intrigue on Saturday, April 30, 2016, at Wynn Las Vegas.
Gigi Hadid toasts 21st at Intrigue minus Zayn Malik; Leonardo DiCaprio at club opening
Wynn Las Vegas:
Sunday, May 1, 2016
Supermodel Gigi Hadid had her million-dollar and never-ending long legs on full display when she celebrated her 21st birthday Saturday night at Intrigue Nightclub minus boyfriend singer Zayn Malik.
In this Feb. 12, 2016, photo, Rihanna attends the Jfenty Puma by Rihanna fashion show in New York. Rihanna will receive the Rock Star Award at the annual event honoring black women, BET announced Monday, March 14.
Rihanna’s strong voice, new album ‘Anti’ take charge at Mandalay Bay
Music:
Sunday, May 1, 2016
Rihanna had the requisite wardrobe changes, choreographed numbers and production tricks, though they were all employed in unexpected moderation. The emphasis was on showcasing her voice through the new material.
The Band Perry headlines the Chelsea on Friday, April 29, 2016, at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.
The Band Perry — Kimberly, Reid and Neil — shares spotlight, rocks Chelsea
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas:
Sunday, May 1, 2016
At first glance, you would be hard pressed to label the trio The Band Perry as country. In fact, if you were to watch Friday night’s concert at the Chelsea in the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas on mute, you might mistake this group for a rock band.
Seth MacFarlane, shown in the recording studio, has a passion for orchestral music dating as far back as the 1930s.
Animated Seth MacFarlane puts on showstopper at Encore Theater
Sunday, May 1, 2016
During Seth MacFarlane’s orchestral spectacle at Encore Theater in Wynn Las Vegas on Friday night, a gentleman seated near the stage in the middle of the venue sang in duet with the star ...
Steve Wynn, chairman and CEO of Wynn Resorts, gives a keynote address during the annual Electronics For Imaging (EFI) users conference at Wynn Las Vegas Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016.
Wynn’s empire is never ‘Never’ land; we hit stage with Mr. Las Vegas
Saturday, April 30, 2016
The Kats Report Bureau cut a swath through the Venetian/Palazzo and Wynn Las Vegas over the past two nights. The Palazzo porte-cochere was the unlikely venue for a sit-down dinner of 300 refined scenesters during the …
Stevie Wonder, Snoop Dog acts canceled by rain
Saturday, April 30, 2016
Thunderstorms forced the cancellation of Saturday's late acts at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, including scheduled appearances by Stevie Wonder, rapper Snoop Dogg, Beck …
Strahan-Ripa breakup isn't TV's first botched transition
Saturday, April 30, 2016
"Live with Kelly and Michael" host Kelly Ripa emerged from her brief "strike" this past week on stronger footing, having extracted an apology from Walt Disney Co. officials for giving her little advanced word that …
Eric Church brings his “The Outsiders World Tour” to the Chelsea on Friday, Jan. 16, 2015, in the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Church takes the stage Saturday, as well, in a second sold-out show.
Q+A: Eric Church talks fatherhood, ‘Mr. Misunderstood’ and Las Vegas
Hard Rock Hotel:
Saturday, April 30, 2016
Eric Church has become a Las Vegas regular with performances at the Chelsea in the Cosmopolitan, iHeartRadio Music Awards, ACM Awards and a private show at Mandarin Oriental.
Rihanna's "Diamonds" tour concert at Mandalay Bay Events Center on Friday, April 13, 2013.
Celebrity preview: Rihanna, Band Perry, Seth MacFarlane, Eric Church, Billy Joel, Gigi Hadid, Zayn
Las Vegas:
Friday, April 29, 2016
It’s truly an embarrassment of riches this weekend in the Las Vegas entertainment scene, but let’s start with the offbeat before we get to the star-studded headliners and extraordinary parties.
Daniel Boulud, Tyra Banks and Emeril Lagasse attend a dinner outside Palazzo for Vegas Uncork’d on Thursday, April 28, 2016, in Las Vegas.
2016 Vegas Uncork’d photos: Dining outside Palazzo, $1,000 Nobu dinner
Food:
Friday, April 29, 2016
The nearly 100 celebrity chefs here for the 10th annual Vegas Uncork’d by Bon Appetit celebrate with tonight’s Grand Tasting at Garden of the Gods pool oasis at Caesars Palace.
Billy Joel at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday, June 7, 2014, in Las Vegas. Gavin DeGraw was the opening act.
10 reasons to see Billy Joel at T-Mobile Arena on Saturday night
Music:
Friday, April 29, 2016
With one day remaining until legendary entertainer Billy Joel takes the stage to perform his greatest hits at T-Mobile Arena, his producers wanted to share the Top 10 reasons why we all love the six-time Grammy Award winner and “Piano Man.”
The grand opening of Human Nature’s “Jukebox” on Thursday, April 21, 2016, at the Venetian with Human Nature and cast members of Excalibur headliners Thunder From Down Under.
Human Nature’s ‘Jukebox’ opens up request line at the Venetian
Friday, April 29, 2016
During opening night of their new production “Jukebox” at the Venetian’s Sands Showroom, the guys from Human Nature ask the audience to call out some of their favorite songs. At one point, the affable foursome ...
Hakkasan Group brings Jewel Nightclub to Aria in May.
Intrigue, Jewel delivering some extreme club makeover
Friday, April 29, 2016
I visited Jewel at Aria on Tuesday, which was just a hard-hat tour amid a skyscape of LED lights, but it does represent a club experience. ...
James Algate, vice president of music at Hakkasan Group; Nick McCabe, president, Hakkasan Group; Shawn Sullivan, partner and studio manager, Rockwell Group (the designer of new nightclub Jewel at Aria); and Derek Silberstein, executive vice president of operations at Hakkasan Group take part in a panel discussion Tuesday, April 26, 2016, outside Jewel.
New Jewel nightclub at Aria ‘will deliver unparalleled experience’
Nightlife:
Friday, April 29, 2016
The main takeaway from the hard-hat tour Tuesday of the new nightclub Jewel, the latest nightlife offering by Hakkasan Group scheduled to open May 19 at Aria, is that the venue will be intimate.
Britney Spears is flanked by A.J. McLean and Kevin Richardson of the Backstreet Boys on Friday, Feb. 26, 2016, at Axis at Planet Hollywood.
Hey, Britney Spears fans: Calm down, take a deep breath and be patient
Wicked Whispers & Racy Rumors:
Friday, April 29, 2016
Fans of pop princess and Planet Hollywood headliner Britney Spears are a zealous bunch. They keep begging me for more inside news on the “Britney: Piece of Me” headliner at Axis at Planet Hollywood whenever I toss them a gem.
Opening night of Lionel Richie’s residency “All the Hits” on Wednesday, April 27, 2016, at Axis at Planet Hollywood.
Lionel Richie has fans dancing on the ceiling all night long at Axis
Planet Hollywood:
Thursday, April 28, 2016
Superstar singer-songwriter supreme Lionel Richie is the consummate entertainment professional, so much so that he has his audience of 4,200 at Axis at Planet Hollywood in the palm of his hand.
Charlotte McKinney, with Andrea Wynn, Steve Wynn and Nick Cannon, hosts the grand opening of Encore Players Club on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016, at Encore.
Intrigue at Wynn Las Vegas to open with star-studded parties
Nightlife:
Thursday, April 28, 2016
The never-ending battle for nightlife supremacy in Las Vegas rages on, and hotel tycoon Steve Wynn with nightclub king Sean Christie up the ante this weekend. It’s the opening of their venue Intrigue.
The saber-off ceremony led by Daniel Boulud kicking off Vegas Uncork'd by Bon Appetit on Thursday, April 28, 2016, at the Venetian.
2016 Vegas Uncork’d: $1,000 Nobu dinner, outdoor dining, Container Park
Food:
Thursday, April 28, 2016
It’s an incredible kickoff for the 10th anniversary Vegas Uncork’d four-day food festival of superstar chefs, and it started at lunchtime today with the sabering of a magnum of Mionetto Prosecco.
2013 Tiger Jam with headliner Kid Rock and host Tiger Woods at Mandalay Bay Events Center on Saturday, May 18, 2013.
Tonight in L.V.: Tiger Jam, Naughty By Nature, Intrigue, Calvin Harris, Skrillex
Las Vegas:
Thursday, April 28, 2016
Golf great Tiger Woods hosts his Tiger Jam fundraising celebrity golf invitational at Shadow Creek ahead of other Tiger Jam festivities this weekend. Naughty by Nature headlines Throwback Thursday at LAX in the Luxor.
The Band Perry — siblings Kimberly, Neil and Reid Perry.
Neil Perry of The Band Perry talks accordion, Miss Universe and Justin Bieber
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas:
Thursday, April 28, 2016
Neil Perry, at age 25, is the baby of the award-winning country trio The Band Perry that also includes sister Kimberly Perry, 32, and brother Reid Perry, 27. How does working with family play out in the band — and in life?
Derrick Barry of Las Vegas is competing in Season 8 of “RuPaul’s Drag Race” on Logo.
Strip Scribbles: Helldorado Days, ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race,’ ‘Ink Master,’ Honey Salt
Las Vegas:
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
PBR’s Last Cowboy Standing, the last stop in the first half of the 2016 PBR Built Ford Tough Series, joins Helldorado Days for two days May 13-14. PBR is now one of America’s 10 most popular sports.
Justin Bieber hosts and performs at Rehab on Saturday, May 2, 2015, at the Hard Rock Hotel.
Billboard Music Awards, with Justin Bieber and Pink, to air live from T-Mobile
Las Vegas Strip:
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
The three-hour 2016 Billboard Awards on May 22 with Ludacris and Ciara hosting from T-Mobile Arena will air simultaneously across all time zones in the USA, no three-hour delay between Eastern and Pacific times.
Britney Spears and Lionel Richie on Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015, at Axis at Planet Hollywood.
Tonight in L.V.: Lionel Richie, Wayne Newton, Brett Maly, Panevino, Devil Driver, Holy Grail
Las Vegas:
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
“Pawn Stars” art expert Brett Maly from the History Channel will showcase amazing art by masters Picasso, Da Vinci, Dali, Warhol and Basquiat at a unique Art Encounter dinner at Panevino.
Lisa Marie Smith
Lisa Marie Smith of ‘Pin Up’ flips calendar for spin with ‘Baz’
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
When Lisa Marie Smith first saw “For The Record: Baz” at Light in Mandalay Bay last June, she gazed at the stage and said, “I am going to be in that show.” She is now in that show. The ...