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May 5, 2016

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Photo: Cirque du Soleils Mystere at Treasure Island.
These shows have legs in Las Vegas
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Gambling has lost much of the spotlight in recent years in Las Vegas as visitors have turned their attention — and wallets — to world-class spas, mega-nightclubs and star DJs, celebrity chefs and their restaurants and more.
Photo: Singer/drummer Dan Reynolds and drummer Daniel Pla
Favorite hotel of world’s millionaires? Hint: It’s in Las Vegas
Wednesday, April 13, 2016
In second place in the survey by New World Wealth was New York City’s Plaza, followed by Mandarin Oriental in London, Hotel du Cap Eden Roc in Antibes, France, and Raffles Hotel in Singapore.
Former Bellagio dealer, 2 others get prison time in cheating case
Former Bellagio dealer, 2 others get prison time in cheating case
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
An ex-Bellagio craps dealer and two friends were each sentenced Tuesday to at least four years in Nevada state prison for using phantom "hop" bets to cheat the Las Vegas Strip resort out of more than $1 million. The dealer ...
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: DJ Joe Jonas, right, with brother Nick Jonas and D
Photos: Joe Jonas DJs at Hyde Bellagio, brother Nick Jonas joins him
Monday, March 21, 2016
Singer, musician, actor and bleach-blond Joe Jonas of DNCE and The Jonas Brothers delivered a DJ set at Hyde Bellagio on Saturday night that included his current hit “Cake By the Ocean” and brother Nick Jonas’ smash “Jealous.”
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: Nervo flanks Steve Aoki at Wet Republic in MGM Gra
Tonight in L.V.: Nervo, DJ Karma, Honey Salt, Improv comedy, Nickel Beer Night
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
Las Vegas:
Australian DJ duo and sisters Nervo are at Omnia in Caesars Palace. DJ Karma is at Hyde Bellagio. John Henton, Dylan Mandlsohn and Marty Foster headline at the Improv in Harrah’s through Sunday.
Photo: One Night for One Drop: Quest for Water rehearsal
Young dancers set to steal spotlight at Cirque’s ‘One Night for One Drop’
Friday, February 26, 2016
The Smith Center:
Two youngsters are set to steal the “One Night for One Drop: Quest for Water” benefit show staged by Cirque du Soleil despite the fact that the big star power will shine with Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter and pop princess Leona Lewis.
Photo: Alicia Vikander with cast members from Cirque du S
Monday By the Numbers: A standing ‘O’ for one of Cirque’s greatest shows
Monday, January 25, 2016
This week, Monday By the Numbers delves (or, dives) into “O” at Bellagio. This show remains one of Cirque’s bestselling and most-appreciated productions, (water) logging more than 17 years on the Strip. I caught the show again ...
Photo: Elton John's The Million Dollar Piano at
Tonight in L.V.: Sir Elton John, Rick Moonen, Ethan Wayne, DJs Shift, Crooked, Burns
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Las Vegas:
Sir Elton John returns to the Colosseum at Caesars Palace to resume his residency “The Million Dollar Piano” through Jan. 31. DJ Crooked is behind the wheels of steel for the Lost Angels industry night party at Hyde Bellagio.
Photo: Former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson, lef
Tyson revisits Lewis dustup in new podcast; Fator had a hand in ‘Puppet Up!’
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Always expanding his business horizons, Mike Tyson is about to launch a podcast with co-host Peter Rosenberg of the Hot 97 Morning Show in New York. One of the early guests, already recorded, is Lennox Lewis. ...
Cirque du Soleil plans changes for ‘Believe,’ ‘Love’ and ‘O’
Monday, January 18, 2016
“We’re going to be major overhauling the Criss Angel ‘Believe’ show with him. He’s bringing in all-new illusions, new lighting, new costumes, and we’re probably going to do ...
Photo: Bradley Lords, Ash Armand, Brace Land, Vin Armani
Strip Scribbles: ‘Gigolos’ returns for Season 6 on Showtime on March 17
Monday, January 18, 2016
Las Vegas:
Our hometown handsome hunks return to Showtime with Season 6 of “Gigolos” on March 17. The reality-TV shows focus on the male escort agency Cowboys4Angels run by Garren James.
Granola lovers’ Heaven debuts; pizza and amusement rides head to Boulevard mall
Granola lovers’ Heaven debuts; pizza and amusement rides head to Boulevard mall
Thursday, January 14, 2016
Openings & Closings:
Harvest by Roy Ellamar offers New American cuisine as a store dedicated to Nike products premieres at the Miracle Mile Shops at Planet Hollywood ...
Photo: Nervo flanks Steve Aoki at Wet Republic in MGM Gra
Tonight in L.V.: Nervo at Omnia, ‘Alice’ at Brooklyn Bowl, DJ Ikon at Hyde
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
Las Vegas:
“Alice — A Steampunk Fantasy Concert” goes through the looking glass and down the rabbit hole at Brooklyn Bowl in the Linq Promenade where you can join the Mad Hatters tea party.