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Performers stand onstage during the "Kabuki Spectacle" on Friday, Aug. 14, 2015, at Bellagio. Singers and dancers performed the ancient Japanese storytelling art as the Bellagio Fountains functioned as a massive watery movie screen behind them, displaying animated scenes.
Kabuki show debuts at Bellagio as MGM eyes Japan
Friday, August 14, 2015
Las Vegas can be many things to many people, but MGM Resorts International wants leaders and visitors from Japan to know that its resorts are more than gambling hubs. The company, which has long sought to build a resort-casino in Japan, is hosting an elaborate "Kabuki Spectacle" this weekend (it got underway Friday night, with showings Saturday and Sunday nights) on the Las Vegas Strip. Singers and ...
An artist’s rendering of Kabuki at the Bellagio Fountains.
Celebrity preview: Kelly Clarkson, Pentatonix, Heart, Mat Franco, Hello Kitty, Kabuki at Bellagio
Las Vegas:
Friday, August 14, 2015
In no way think that the Japanese art form of Kabuki is a spinoff of karaoke. This weekend’s spectacle of Kabuki in and around the Fountains of Bellagio will be a spectacular vision and not a sing-along!
An artist’s rendering of MGM Resorts International’s project the Park, which will connect New York-New York and Monte Carlo with an eight-acre outdoor experience.
Big changes ahead for MGM Resorts
Monday, August 10, 2015
From Nevada to the East Coast and beyond, the empire of properties controlled by casino juggernaut MGM Resorts International is in the midst of a major evolution ...
Performers Fall Out Boy at the 2015 Billboard Music Awards on Sunday, May 17, 2015, at MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Celebrity preview: Fall Out Boy, Wiz Khalifa, Ringo Starr, Christina Milian, ‘Star Trek’
Las Vegas:
Friday, August 7, 2015
Olivia Newton-John is here this weekend for the 35th anniversary of “Xanadu.” With gorgeous daughter Chloe Lattanzi, the duo will premiere their first music-video collaboration, “You Have to Believe,” at Share Nightclub on Saturday.
Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler attends “Absinthe” on Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015, at Caesars Palace.
Sean & John back in the saddle with Steven Tyler; Elvis residency in Las Vegas still a possibility
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
The ever-scurrying tap-dance tandem of Sean and John Scott were among the members of “Absinthe” to meet Steven Tyler on Sunday night after the show’s performance at Caesars Palace. This was not the first meeting among the twins and Tyler, but it was ...
A rendering shows the $800 million MGM Springfield in Massachusetts.
MGM Resorts files lawsuit against Connecticut officials
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
Casino developer MGM Resorts International filed a lawsuit Tuesday against several top state officials, including Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, saying a law he signed that could lead to a third tribal casino in the state is unconstitutional because ...
This is a rendering of a casino gaming lounge of the future by Gamblit Gaming, a technology provider based in Glendale, Calif.
MGM Resorts CEO: Slots of future will be more social, interactive
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
Time and technology are catching up with traditional slot machines, which don't hold the same appeal for younger players as they do for their parents. Slots simply can't offer …
Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler attends “Absinthe” on Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015, at Caesars Palace.
Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler, Lee ‘Q’ O’Denat attend ‘Absinthe’ at Caesars
Monday, August 3, 2015
Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler celebrated the success of his raucous, sold-out Saturday night concert at MGM Grand Garden Arena by, well, relaxing at the just as raucous and raunchy “Absinthe” at Caesars Palace on Sunday night.
Aerosmith lead guitarist Joe Perry and lead singer Steven Tyler perform Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015, at MGM Grand Garden Arena.
Review + photos: Steven Tyler shines with Aerosmith at MGM Grand
Sunday, August 2, 2015
Crouched over a mic stand dressed in a top hat, floor-length sequin wrap, silver-studded black pants and fuchsia ruffled shirt, the center of attention was Steven Tyler, the flamboyant frontman of Aerosmith.
Aerosmith's "The Global Warming Tour!" at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012.
Celebrity preview: Aerosmith, Johnny Mathis, Danzig, Ziggy Marley, Chromeo, Jay Leno
Las Vegas:
Friday, July 31, 2015
When you have music legends Aerosmith and Johnny Mathis appearing in the same city in the same weekend, you know it’s going to be a blockbuster experience. Two different music formats and longtime top-of-the-charts winners.
MGM Resorts hires former Nevada congressman to brand casino
Friday, July 31, 2015
Former Nevada Congressman Steven Horsford is helping MGM Resorts International make sure the casino company keeps its word to Prince George's County officials and ...
In this April 15, 2015, photo, Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend perform with The Who at the tour opener of "The Who Hits 50! U.S. Tour" at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Fla. Kanye West, Sam Smith, Janet Jackson and The Who are some of the A-Listers set for the iHeartRadio Music Festival from Sept. 18-19 at MGM Grand Garden Arena.
Kanye, The Killers, Sam Smith, The Who, Coldplay set for iHeartRadio Music Festival at MGM Grand
Thursday, July 30, 2015
Kanye West, Sam Smith, Janet Jackson and The Who are some of the A-listers set for the iHeartRadio Music Festival from Sept. 18-19 at MGM Grand Garden Arena. Lil Wayne, Coldplay, The Weeknd and Blake Shelton also will perform in Las Vegas.
Guy Savoy, right, with Mathieu Chartron, hosts a Master Series Dinner for 2014 Vegas Uncork’d on Thursday, May 8, 2014, at Restaurant Guy Savoy in Caesars Palace.
Aureole, Delmonico, Joel Robuchon, Picasso, Guy Savoy win Wine Spectator top awards
Monday, July 27, 2015
Five Las Vegas restaurants have received the highest honor, the Grand Award, in Wine Spectator’s 2015 Restaurant Awards, which highlights global restaurants that offer the best wine selections.
Bassist Geddy Lee of Rush performs for a packed house during their concert at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday, July 25, 2015.
If this is it for Rush, they leave on a high note
Sunday, July 26, 2015
Rush-infused memories are so plentiful and indelible, we don’t always know where to begin or end. On Saturday night, the band took that task themselves, rolling in reverse from finish to start during its “R40 Tour” stop.
Kourtney Kardashian celebrates her 36th birthday with Scott Disick and friends at 1OAK on Saturday, April 18, 2015, in the Mirage.
Celebrity preview: Mariah Carey, Scott Disick, Brantley Gilbert, Joe Jonas, Willie Nelson, Lyle Lovett
Las Vegas:
Friday, July 24, 2015
Are reality-TV stars Scott Disick and Kourtney Kardashian back together after their split after 10 years and three children? Who knows, but we do know that Las Vegas regular Disick — actually, most of the Kardashians are Las Vegas regulars — hosts at 1OAK in the Mirage.
Rush's "Clockwork Angels Tour" concert at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Friday, Nov. 23, 2012.
On 40th anniversary, 40 reasons to still dig Rush
Thursday, July 23, 2015
The timeless band Rush, my fave, fave, favorite for nearly all of its 40 years of existence, is back for its “R40” anniversary tour Saturday night at MGM Grand Garden Arena.
A true living legend, Willie Nelson is at the Chelsea on Sunday, July 26, 2015, in the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.
Weekend best bets: Rush, Willie Nelson, Lyle Lovett and ‘Avenue Q’
Las Vegas:
Thursday, July 23, 2015
It's a great weekend for old-school country fans with two genre greats stopping through with shows in Las Vegas. But if that's not your thing, there's still a musical, a bar bash and more in store for the days ahead.
Luke Hemmings, Ashton Irwin, Calum Hood and Michael Clifford of 5 Seconds of Summer accept the award for New Artist of the Year at the 42nd Annual American Music Awards at Nokia Theater L.A. Live on Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, in Los Angeles.
Celebrity preview: 5 Seconds of Summer, Alice in Chains, ‘Dirty Dancing,’ J. Cole, Nervo, Sugar Ray
Las Vegas:
Friday, July 17, 2015
In the immortal words of Rihanna, “Please don’t stop the music.” And it won’t this weekend with options galore: 5 Seconds of Summer, Barenaked Ladies, Violent Femmes, Alice in Chains, J. Cole, Big Sean, Jeremih, Nervo, Sugar Ray, Better Than Ezra — and more.

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