Las Vegas Sun

September 29, 2016

Currently: 75° — Complete forecast

Dance

Photo: Auditions for Cherry Boom Boom Live on Tuesday, Ma
Photos: Cherry Boom Boom at Tropicana ‘fierce and strong, sexy and sultry’
Thursday, June 23, 2016
Adult Entertainment:
At Nevada Ballet Theatre studios in Summerlin, I sat watching seven of the 12 dancers of the new show Cherry Boom Boom arriving at the Tropicana in September. This is ferocious, fiery and fierce dancing.
Photo: Absinthe star Melody Sweets.
Tonight in L.V.: Burlesque Hall of Fame, Heart, Kevin Fowler, Global Citizen Collective, Movie Night
Thursday, June 2, 2016
Las Vegas:
The Burlesque Hall of Fame starts its four-day, bump-and-grind weekend of parties for the 26th Annual Miss Exotic World contest and 59th Annual Titans of Tease Striptease reunion. It’s one of the world’s biggest and most prestigious burlesque gatherings.
Photo: The Mike Hammer Celebrity Go-Kart Race benefiting
Strip Scribbles: Zowie Bowie, ‘One Night,’ Wanya Morris, dance crews, tourism
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
Las Vegas:
More on that quick hit in Monday’s Strip Scribbles about Zowie Bowie (Chris Phillips) landing a seven-month residency starting May 13 at the 35,000-square-foot pool deck Citrus at Downtown Grand.
Photo: Alex Goude and his Twisted Vegas cast arrive Wedne
‘Twisted Vegas’ closes at Westgate Las Vegas, might return in fall
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
Theater:
French-TV personality Alex Goude has confirmed that he’s brought his variety show “Twisted Vegas” to an end after 70 performances at Westgate Las Vegas. It officially premiered here Feb. 18.
Photo: Corey Thunder Law of The Harlem Globetrotters laug
Tonight in L.V.: Harlem Globetrotters, Alvin Ailey, Martin Garrix, Jeff Civillico, Guy Russo
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
Las Vegas:
The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater presents three world premieres and two company premieres over two nights at Reynolds Hall in the Smith Center for the Performing Arts in Symphony Park.
Photo: Jubilee! at Ballys photographed by Denise Truscell
Strip Scribbles: Showgirl Museum, Alvin Ailey, NAB, Prima Jr., fireworks
Monday, April 18, 2016
Las Vegas:
The more than 20,000 items in the Showgirl Museum are valued at more than $50 million, having been repaired and restored to their original beauty. Designer Grant Philipo assembled the treasured collection over the last 30 years.
Photo: Rehearsal for Cirque du Soleil's
Dramatic changes continue in Cirque’s ‘The Beatles Love’ at the Mirage
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Theater:
Dramatic changes are continuing in Cirque du Soleil’s “The Beatles Love” at the Mirage in advance of the now-set 10th anniversary celebration July 14 with Sir Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr and widows Yoko Ono and Olivia Harrison.
Photo: Rehearsal for One Night for One Drop photographed
For Cirque, all-star spectacular is ‘One’ for the books at Smith Center
Saturday, March 19, 2016
Often the most apt assessment of an experience is what you said just as it finished. Such as, “That kicked ass.” Those are three words to mark the fourth “One Night For One Drop” on Friday night at the Smith Center …
Photo: Billy Idol headlines at House of Blues on Wednesda
Celebrity preview: Billy Idol, Joe Jonas, Trey Songz, Big Sean, Engelbert, ‘One Drop’
Friday, March 18, 2016
Las Vegas:
In a sense, it’s an aging British musical invasion weekend in the Entertainment Capital of the World: Rockers Rod Stewart and Billy Idol lead the charge with smooth-as-silk romance royal Engelbert Humperdinck. All are still heartthrobs, too!
Photo: Rehearsal for One Night for One Drop photographed
Preview: ‘One Night for One Drop’ first rehearsal at the Smith Center
Friday, March 18, 2016
Cirque du Soleil:
Wow! This fourth edition of the “One Night for One Drop” Cirque du Soleil spectacular to be unveiled tonight is not just extraordinary. It’s a mind-blowing, incredible performance piece. For the first time, Cirque is staging the production away from the Strip.
Photo: Michael Flatley, second from left, and Robin Leach
Strip Scribbles: Michael Flatley, March Madness, St. Patrick’s Day, Liberace
Thursday, March 17, 2016
Las Vegas:
How appropriate it is on St. Patrick’s Day that Irish dance duke Michael Flatley will make his final U.S. performance in “Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games” at the Colosseum in Caesars Palace.
Photo: One Night for One Drop: Quest for Water rehearsal
‘One Night for One Drop’: ‘It’s a breathtaking, nerve-wracking, down-to-the-wire adventure’
Thursday, March 17, 2016
Cirque du Soleil:
Entertainment industry stars, performers and executives from around the world arrive in Las Vegas today for Friday night’s fourth-annual “One Night for One Drop” Cirque du Soleil spectacular at the Smith Center for the Performing Arts.
Photo: Ash Armand, Vin Armani, Brace Land, Bradley Lords
Tonight in L.V.: ‘Gigolos,’ Michael Flatley, Roseanne, Presto One, Beatnick
Thursday, March 17, 2016
Las Vegas:
Here’s hoping you find a four-leaf clover this St. Patrick’s Day in Las Vegas. Erin Go Bragh! Our Las Vegas bare-chested handsome hunks who are paid to play are back for Season 6 of “Gigolos” premiering on Showtime at 11 p.m.
Q&A: Michael Flatley
Q&A: Michael Flatley
Friday, March 11, 2016
Revered performer talks final shows, legacy of ‘Lord of the Dance.'
Photo: Entertainer Clint Holmes and wife singer Kelly Cli
Tonight in L.V.: Kelly Clinton Holmes, Jamz, Cook E Jarr, Virgil Abloh
Monday, February 29, 2016
Las Vegas:
The Jamz All-Star dance national championship is at Orleans Arena. Veteran entertainer Cook E Jar performs at Napoleon’s Lounge in Paris Las Vegas. Metric, Goldboot and Joywave headline at Brooklyn Bowl in the Linq Promenade.