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May 6, 2016

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Comedy

Photo: Beauty and the Beast.
Tonight in L.V.: ‘Beauty and the Beast,’ Chinese dance troupe, N9NE happy hour, DJ John Cha
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Las Vegas:
The world-renowned Chinese National Song & Dance Troupe performs “National Beauty” at Orleans Showroom. The production is best described as a dance poem inspired by bamboo painting, calligraphy, tea ceremonies and Chinese medicine.
Photo: Andrew Dice Clay, now starring in
Monday By the Numbers: Dice rolls to Showtime and looks to fill Tropicana Theater
Monday, April 11, 2016
Today, Monday By the Numbers hits the remote for “Dice,” the series starring Andrew Dice Clay set to premiere Sunday at 9:30 p.m. on Showtime. Following up on what we’ll call a “lingering” scoop, Clay is planning a one-off show at Tropicana Theater at 10 p.m. May 28 as part of ...
Photo: Las Vegas entertainer Wayne Newton performs on ope
A pair of hot Las Vegas celebs? Wayne Newton and Jerry Lewis
Monday, April 11, 2016
Hey, idea time: Wayne Newton and Jerry Lewis might be able to parlay their Las Vegas affiliation into some genuine notoriety. It has been a whopper of a stretch for this pair of Las Vegas legends who see no need to cede the spotlight any time soon. Newton has helped open T-Mobile Arena and is set for a pair of ...
Photo: Kim Kardashian and Kanye West arrive at the 2015 C
Celebrity preview: GNR, Ellie Goulding, Kim Kardashian West, Cole Swindell, ‘Beauty and the Beast’
Friday, April 8, 2016
Las Vegas:
If you’re the biggest nightclub in town, how do you orchestrate your third anniversary of success when rock legends Guns N’ Roses, with openers Alice in Chains, are reuniting with two performances just steps opposite your front door?
Photo: George Lopez
George Lopez brings his many talents to The Mirage
Friday, April 8, 2016
Films, television shows, author, stand-up comedy…Lopez is one multi-faceted individual.
Photo: The 2015 Electric Daisy Carnival from June 19-21,
Tonight in L.V.: EDC Charity Auction, ‘The Track,’ Improv comedy, Fergie, Ikon, Mike Attack
Tuesday, April 5, 2016
Las Vegas:
The UNLV Film Department screens the world premiere of its movie “The Track,” about sex trafficking in Las Vegas, at Brenden Theaters at the Palms. The film shot exclusively here stars Missy Yager (“Mad Men”) and Sam Trammell (“True Blood”).
Photo: 2016 ACM Awards hosts Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentle
Celebrity preview: ACM Weekend with Luke, Dierks, Blake, Miranda, Dolly, Katy, Carrie and Kenny
Friday, April 1, 2016
Las Vegas:
If country music isn’t your cup of tea, there are still plenty of other options in the Entertainment Capital of the World this weekend: Adam Lambert and Santigold at the Foundry, DJs Tiesto and Steve Aoki at Wet Republic — and much more.
Photo: The 94th birthday of Las Vegas comedy legend Marty
Photos: Marty Allen still a knockout at 94th birthday show at Rampart
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
Comedy:
Don’t expect legendary entertainer Marty Allen to slow down now that he’s celebrated his 94th birthday. The veteran comedy star and wife, singer Karon Kate Blackwell, returned from tour dates in Texas and California to Las Vegas for his weekend of partying.
Photo: Human Nature  Phil Burton, Mike Tierney, Andrew Ti
Tonight in L.V.: Human Nature, ‘50 Shades! The Parody,’ Nervo, The Still, Improv comedy
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
Las Vegas:
Australian pop-soul quartet Human Nature previews its new show “Jukebox” to kick off a new three-year contract at the Venetian in advance of its formal April 21 premiere. Aussie DJ duo and sisters Nervo are at Omnia in Caesars Palace.
Photo: Marty Allen, right, is shown goofing off with John
Hair-raising 94th for Marty Allen and 1,000 of his friends
Monday, March 28, 2016
There is no older entertainer filling ballrooms than the man born Morten David Alpern on March 23, 1922, in Pittsburgh. Marty Allen celebrated his 94th birthday in grand fashion Saturday at ...
Photo: Lance Armstrong and Dan Bilzerian.
Strip Scribbles: Dan Bilzerian, Lance Armstrong, Reba’s divorce, ACM Awards
Monday, March 28, 2016
Las Vegas:
With just days to go, social-media multimillionaire playboy Dan Bilzerian has been training here with Lance Armstrong in his attempt to win a $1.2 million bet to pedal a bike the 300 miles from L.A. to Las Vegas in 48 hours.
Photo: Justin Bieber hosts and performs at Rehab on Satur
Celebrity preview: Justin Bieber, Sophia Loren, Slayer, Ice-T and Coco, David Guetta, Travis Barker
Friday, March 25, 2016
Las Vegas:
This Easter Weekend finds show-business success at opposite ends of the age spectrum. From the legendary screen goddess Sophia Loren, now 81 years old, to baby-faced Justin Bieber, who just celebrated his 22nd birthday, it’s poise vs. pop!
Photo: Third Eye Blind.
Tonight in L.V.: ARTTEC with Third Eye Blind, Afrojack, Mike Attack, The Sword, Yuck
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Las Vegas:
Kevin Cadogan and Arion Salazar, founding members of Third Eye Blind, perform at the ARTTEC “Friendraiser” at the House of Blues Foundation Room atop Mandalay Bay. The Hogwarts Express steams to life with wizards and Muggles at Discovery Children’s Museum.
Photo: Marty Allen and Karon Kate Blackwell enjoy a fun m
Monday By the Numbers: An ode to a comic for the ages
Monday, March 21, 2016
This week, Monday By the Numbers is dedicated to one of our favorite comedy legends. First, a quick story about this man, one I have told before: About a decade ago, I was working out on a StairMaster at Las Vegas Athletic Club ...
Photo: Jerry Lewis and his wife, Sam, shown during his 90
Jerry Lewis’ nutty 90th: Jokes, revelry and two cakes
Saturday, March 19, 2016
The Kats Report:
Throughout the day Wednesday, Jerry Lewis was wondering if anything was being planned for his 90th birthday. He was asking his family such cryptic questions as, “Are we doing anything tonight?” Of course. Lewis was given a surprise wingding at ...