Photos: Liberace Mansion returns to life with Opera Las Vegas gala

The Opera Las Vegas benefit at the Liberace Mansion on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, in Las Vegas.

Richard Brusky

The Opera Las Vegas benefit at the Liberace Mansion on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, in Las Vegas.

Music:
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 @ 4:04 p.m.
The razzle-dazzle that Mr. Showmanship was known for around the world was back in full force over the weekend with the official reopening of the Liberace Mansion, and it was a glittering and black-tie affair.
The new-look “Zumanity” at New York-New York.

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Cirque du Soleil:
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 @ 2:02 p.m.
Every act has been spruced up, pushing the playful provocation farther with the new look that artistic director Ria Martens and cutting-edge Parisian choreographer Yanis Marshall have brought to the reinvigorated show.
Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett wave to a standing-ovation audience at the Chelsea in the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas on Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2014, at the end of their performance.

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Music:
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 @ 11:58 a.m.
“Cheek to Cheek” marks Lady Gaga’s third consecutive No. 1 album release in three years and makes her one of only two female artists this decade to have three No. 1 albums. The Axis performances will be accompanied by a big band.
Veronica Vain.

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Adult Entertainment:
Tuesday, March 3, 2015 @ 2 a.m.
I know that this is the right path for me: I have the brains, sexuality, passion, confidence and personality to be successful if I play my cards right. Still, I hope that I do not become some sort of inspiration to women to follow.
Britney Spears with Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation kids on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, at Zappos.com in downtown Las Vegas.

Photos: Britney Spears + Steven Tyler; with boyfriend, sons at Mirage, Wynn

Music:
Monday, March 2, 2015 @ 11:03 p.m.
The pop princess and Planet Hollywood headliner also launched her Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation charity partnership downtown at the Zappos.com campus with its chief, Tony Hsieh.
Venetian and Palazzo Vice President of Food and Beverage Sebastien Silvestri presents “Rock of Ages” guest star Joey Fatone with the key to the Bourbon Room on Friday, Feb. 27, 2015, at the Venetian.
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Las Vegas:
Monday, March 2, 2015 @ 6:30 p.m.
Singer and actor Joey Fatone of ’N Sync fame had a surprise official welcome celebration with his cast mates on his fifth night as Dennis Dupree in “Rock of Ages” at the Venetian on Friday night.
New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, center, parties at Surrender on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, in Encore.
Photos: Rob Gronkowski gets his gronk on at Surrender in Encore
Nightlife:
Monday, March 2, 2015 @ 5:34 p.m.
Rob Gronkowski, tight end for Super Bowl champions the New England Patriots, partied like a 25-year-old Super Bowl winner Saturday night at Surrender Nightclub in Steve Wynn’s Encore.
The Amazing Johnathan talks about his career and being OK with his current illness during "ENTSpeaks" on Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, at Inspire Theater downtown.
The Amazing Johnathan cracks jokes, entertains staff while battling for his life
Monday, March 2, 2015 @ 3:34 p.m.
Maniacal magician The Amazing Johnathan spent the weekend marking the 10th consecutive day in a hospital in his fight with cardiomyopathy, a degenerative weakening of his heart muscle with Type 2 diabetes.
On June 17, 2010, Wayne Brady's wax figure was unveiled, and the actor and comedian returned to The Venetian.
Wayne Brady pulls off unlikely improv with marathon of mirth
The Mirage:
Monday, March 2, 2015 @ 12:30 p.m.
Fans, including Rio headliner Penn Jillette, who was there celebrating his wife Emily’s birthday on Friday, gave Wayne such a warm welcome back to his hometown that I felt he never wanted to bring the curtain down.
Hakkasan celebrates resident DJ Tiesto’s Grammy Award win Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, at MGM Grand.
Photos: Hakkasan celebrates resident DJ Tiesto’s Grammy win
MGM Grand:
Monday, March 2, 2015 @ 10:29 a.m.
Saturday night was an award-winning evening as Hakkasan at MGM Grand hosted a celebration for resident DJ Tiesto in honor of him winning his first Grammy Award in February for Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical, for John Legend’s “All of Me.”
Pentatonix at the Chelsea on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, in the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.
Photos: Pentatonix make a cappella cool at sold-out Chelsea concert
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas:
Monday, March 2, 2015 @ 8:56 a.m.
Pentatonix, the Grammy Award-winning a cappella group and Season 3 winners of NBC’s “The Sing-Off,” have recently performed everywhere from the tree-lighting ceremony at Rockefeller Center to the Kennedy Center Honors.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao are shown in this composite from file photos.
Beware of ticket scams for Mayweather Jr.-Pacquiao fight May 2 at MGM
Boxing:
Sunday, March 1, 2015 @ 8:55 p.m.
It’s a warning not to get scammed. We don’t want our Las Vegas visitors and locals ripped off trying to purchase hard-to-get tickets for the May 2 fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao at MGM Grand Garden Arena.
Liberace, the piano virtuoso who became known as "Mr. Showmanship," is shown with Elvis Presley at the Riviera in Las Vegas in November 1956.
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Las Vegas:
Friday, February 27, 2015 @ 6 p.m.
The glitz and glamour of Liberace is reborn this weekend — along with his famed mirror-decorated and rhinestone-covered pianos — with a gala to benefit Opera Las Vegas as his mansion is reopened. It’s 28 years to the month that Wladziu Valentino Liberace died.
Day 2 of the inaugural Route 91 Harvest country music festival with headliner Dierks Bentley on Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014, at MGM Resorts Village.
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Music:
Friday, February 27, 2015 @ 4:03 p.m.
Jake Owen, A Thousand Horses, Frankie Ballard, Mark Chesnutt, Easton Corbin, Clare Dunn, Brett Eldredge, Gloriana, Joe Nichols, Jon Pardi, Chase Rice, The Cadillac Three, Thomas Rhett, Austin Webb and Drake White also will join the all-star lineup.
Kerry Simon and Sammy Hagar celebrate the second anniversary of KGB (Kerry's Gourmet Burgers) in Harrah's on Saturday, June 2, 2012.
Ailing Kerry Simon to close Simon in Palms Place, KGB in Harrah’s
Dining:
Friday, February 27, 2015 @ 1:47 p.m.
Vegas DeLuxe has learned exclusively that KGB in at Harrah’s and his popular Simon Restaurant & Lounge in Palms Place will be shuttered shortly. Carson Kitchen downtown will remain open.