“Riverdance.”
Review: ‘Riverdance’ is riveting at the Smith Center
Theater:
Thursday, January 28, 2016
At times, the dancers in “Riverdance” at the Smith Center seem to float in midair. They jump, leap, twist and turn in perfect sync that rivals the Radio City Rockettes for precision. It is remarkable and riveting.
“Grease 2” (1982).
Tonight in L.V.: ‘Grease 2’ + Adrian Zmed, Charles Kelley, Rick Moonen, Charli XCX
Las Vegas:
Thursday, January 28, 2016
Charles Kelley of Lady Antebellum goes solo for one night at House of Blues in Mandalay Bay. Celebrity chef Rick Moonen throws a screening party for his appearance on the new Bravo reality-TV cooking series “Recipe for Disaster.”
“Sexxy” at Westgate Las Vegas, with star Jennifer Romas fourth from right, celebrates its first anniversary Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016, in Las Vegas.
‘Sexxy’ toasts first anniversary as star Jennifer Romas battles knee injury
Westgate Las Vegas:
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
It might be the best-kept show-business secret in Las Vegas: What’s in the bath water at “Sexxy” in Westgate Las Vegas that allows star, choreographer and producer Jennifer Romas to slither over the porcelain tub for four thrilling minutes of ecstasy?
Kenny Chesney's "Big Revival Tour" at The Joint on Friday, April 3, 2015, in the Hard Rock Hotel.
Strip Scribbles: ACM lineup expands, Super Bowl 50 chefs, Fetish & Fantasy Ball
Las Vegas:
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
The Academy of Country Music has announced that Brandy Clark, Brett Eldredge, Martina McBride, Maren Morris, Chase Rice and A Thousand Horses will perform at the 4th ACM Party For a Cause Festival, rounding out the Las Vegas Festival Grounds lineup from April 1-3.
Britney Spears and Lionel Richie on Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015, at Axis at Planet Hollywood.
Britney Spears returns for revamped ‘Britney: Piece of Me’ at Axis
Planet Hollywood:
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Pop princess Britney Spears moves her cast and crew back to Las Vegas on Thursday to start onstage rehearsals of her new-look “Britney: Piece of Me” at Axis at Planet Hollywood. I’m reliably told that about 75 percent of the hit show will be new.
Opening night of Mariah Carey’s “Mariah #1 to Infinity” at the Colosseum on Wednesday, May 6, 2015, at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas.
Mariah Carey, back at Caesars Palace, has marriage on her mind
Music:
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Mariah Carey became engaged to Australian billionaire James Packer a week ago in New York, and she’s now sporting a $10 million-plus, 35-carat diamond ring. The couple has moved into a luxury $250,000-a-month leased estate outside L.A.
Vince Neil, center, joins his friends from Slaughter, who headlined Downtown Las Vegas Events Center on Friday, Oct. 2, 2015.
Vince Neil to compete on ‘Celebrity Apprentice’ hosted by Arnold Schwarzenegger
Television:
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Rock icon and Las Vegas resident Vince Neil of Motley Crue fame is set to appear on NBC’s next “Celebrity Apprentice” with action star and former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger hosting in place of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump.
Jessica Drake on the 2016 AVN Awards red carpet Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016, at the Joint in the Hard Rock Hotel.
2016 AVN/AEE wrap-up: Jessica Drake, Jesse Jane, Steven Hirsch — and Donald Trump?
Hard Rock Hotel:
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
For the “Oscars of Porn,” they were see-through, they were peek-a-boo, they were almost next-to-nothing, and some of the 500 porn princesses who paraded on the 2016 AVN Awards red carpet didn’t even bother with underwear.
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.
Sheridan Su.
Ben Vaughn: Five chefs who are transforming the way we eat in Las Vegas
Contributing Columnist:
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
These days, I’ve traded my knife for a keyboard, but coming from my perspective as a chef, when I view food, ingredients, techniques and methods of preparation, I always revert back to what I remember so fondly over my own cutting board.
Mike Tyson and Gene Simmons at KISS by Monster Mini Golf on Wednesday, June 13, 2012, in Las Vegas.
Strip Scribbles: KISS By Monster Mini Golf to Rio? Miss Hooters, Billboard Music Awards
Las Vegas:
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
One of the world’s largest bikini pageants, Miss Hooters International, will celebrate its 20th anniversary in May at the Palms. One hundred gorgeous girls will be selected from more than 18,000 Hooters employees who work in one of the 400 locations.
Season 16 of ABC’s “The Bachelor” was filmed partly in Las Vegas. Emily Ferguson of Las Vegas is pictured here.
‘The Bachelor’ recap: Which Las Vegas twin was left in Sin City?
Television:
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
It was a case of and then there was one. Twins and Las Vegas natives Emily and Haley Ferguson had a double date with “The Bachelor” Ben Higgins. Ben took them to meet their mother in the hope of getting advice from her as to which twin he’d be most compatible.
Rehearsal of "Twisted Vegas" by Alex Goude on Friday, Jan. 22, 2016, at Westgate Las Vegas.
Photos: Rehearsal of Alex Goude’s ‘Twisted Vegas’ at Westgate Las Vegas
Theater:
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Contributing photographer Tom Donoghue last Friday shot a sneak preview rehearsal of the show “Twisted Vegas” set to open Feb. 9 at Westgate Las Vegas with French comedian, magician and TV talk-show host Alex Goude.
The Tyler Robinson Foundation benefit gala “Imagine a World Without Cancer” headlined by Imagine Dragons on Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015, at the Four Seasons. Cast members of “Rock of Ages” at the Venetian are pictured here with the Las Vegas band.
Recharged ‘Rock of Ages’ cast moves into new home at the Rio
Theater:
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
If anything, the move from the Venetian to the Rio for the high-energy cast of “Rock of Ages” has recharged them and turned the big-hair show into a real party. With seating in the round, the cast is closer to the audience and runs around the showroom with renewed vigor.
“Riverdance.”
Preview: ‘Riverdance’ tap dances its way to Smith Center
Theater:
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
It’s difficult to believe that the Irish dance phenomenon “Riverdance” celebrates its 20th year this year. On a world tour, the global dance show is at the Smith Center tonight through Sunday after sold-out stops in Asia and Europe.