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April 30, 2016

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CityCenter\'s Aria Makes Debut

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CityCenter's Aria makes it long awaited debut to the public.

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’
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.
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. ...
A view of Mandalay Bay as seen from Rivea at Delano Las Vegas on Feb. 2, 2016.
Strip Scribbles: Mandalay Bay completes $100M remodel; EDC; Derek Jeter; XXX film; drag brunch
Las Vegas:
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
The final phase of the resort-wide remodel of more than 3,000 guest rooms and suites costing $100 million has been completed at Mandalay Bay. The redesigned accommodations feature modern designs in three collections.
Billy Joel at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday, June 7, 2014, in Las Vegas. Gavin DeGraw was the opening act.
Monday By the Numbers: Billy Joel, with a dash of ‘Zark’
Monday, April 25, 2016
This week, Monday By the Numbers reminds, “I love you just the way you are,” in honor of William Martin Joel. ...
Cassiopee’s sand painting in Cirque du Soleil’s “Zarkana” at Aria.
Sad end of Cirque’s ‘Zarkana’ makes way for convention space at Aria
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
When the curtain comes down on Cirque du Soleil’s “Zarkana” at Aria on April 30, it will mark the end of 2,053 performances. The production played 381 in New York, Madrid and Moscow and 1,672 here on the Strip.
In this March 20, 2012, file photo, Vince Neil speaks at a Motley Crue and KISS tour news conference in Los Angeles.
Motley Crue’s Vince Neil accused of battery in Las Vegas
Friday, April 8, 2016
Mötley Crüe frontman Vince Neil was cited for misdemeanor battery Thursday evening after allegedly pulling a woman to the ground by the hair, according to Metro ...
Andre Agassi plays doubles for fans on hand at the grand opening of Life Time Athletic on Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014, in Green Valley.
Strip Scribbles: Downtown farming, 1980s on CNN, Andre Agassi, ‘Ink Master’
Las Vegas:
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Celebrity chef Geno Bernardo, late of Nove Italiano at the Palms and now at the hit Herringbone in Aria, has joined forces with the Desert Blooms farm folks near Pahrump to develop a hydroponic farm on former downtown Las Vegas parking lots.
A rendering of Hakkasan Group’s nightclub Jewel, which is going in the former space of Haze at Aria and opens May 19, 2016.
Jewel at Aria announces grand opening weekend artist lineup
Thursday, March 17, 2016
The new nightclub Jewel at Aria has announced today its grand opening weekend talent lineup. Starting Thursday, May 19, Jewel will open its doors with headliners Jamie Foxx, DJ Irie, The Chainsmokers, Lil Jon and more.
Director Hassan El Hajjami attends “One Night for One Drop: Quest for Water” rehearsal Friday, Jan. 15, 2016, at Aria. Singer Leona Lewis is the guest artist at “Quest for Water” on March 18 at the Smith Center.
‘One Night for One Drop’ director: ‘It’s the biggest challenge of my life’
Cirque du Soleil:
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Cirque du Soleil director Hassan El Hajjami, formerly of “The Beatles Love” at the Mirage, is running on all cylinders, pots of coffee and likely zero sleep as he plans curtain up on Friday’s “One Night for One Drop” benefit performance at the Smith Center.
“One Night for One Drop: Quest for Water” rehearsal with Miles Brown and Robin Leach at Aria.
Young dancers set to steal spotlight at Cirque’s ‘One Night for One Drop’
The Smith Center:
Friday, February 26, 2016
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.
A rendering of Hakkasan Group’s nightclub Jewel, which is going in the former space of Haze at Aria in the spring of 2016.
Jewel at Aria sets May 19 opening, to feature five themed VIP skybox suites
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Jewel at Aria is set to host 2,000 guests in two spaces — a main club and mezzanine level with five themed VIP skybox suites. Tall, mirrored doors will welcome guests to Jewel, while VIP partygoers will walk through a tunnel of arched bronze portals.
Guest columnist star chef Rick Moonen, second from left, and counterparts in Milan, Italy.
Moonen, Mina, Andres, Blau and Canteenwalla make James Beard list
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Once again, the James Beard Foundation has kissed off all but one of our Las Vegas chefs community. Just one chef, Rick Moonen of RM Seafood at Mandalay Bay, received recognition — and only in the local West region.
Mike Tyson at Tournament of Kings in Excalibur.
Star Surveillance: Mike Tyson, Alicia Vikander, Ja Rule, DJ Pauly D, Terry Fator
Las Vegas:
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Oscar nominee Alicia Vikander (“The Danish Girl”), here filming the “Bourne Identity” sequel with Matt Damon, dined at chef Brian Malarkey’s new Herringbone at Aria with co-star Vincent Cassel.
Director Hassan El Hajjami attends “One Night for One Drop: Quest for Water” rehearsal Friday, Jan. 15, 2016, at Aria. Singer Leona Lewis is the guest artist at “Quest for Water” on March 18 at the Smith Center.
New ‘One Drop’ director Hassan El Hajjami brings water to his village
Cirque du Soleil:
Wednesday, January 20, 2016
I talked with new artistic director Hassan El Hajjami and Jerry Nadal, senior VP of Cirque’s Resident Show Division, who revealed that the new show “Toruk” inspired by James Cameron’s Oscar-winning “Avatar” might be headed here.
Brigg's Oyster Co. debuted Nov. 23, 2015, at Suncoast.
Seafood rules hotel dining as Santa Fe, Suncoast welcome oyster spots
Openings & Closings:
Thursday, January 7, 2016
Aria welcomes Southern California-inspired seafood restaurant Herringbone as two oyster joints try to make a splash ...