The Killers frontman Brandon Flowers performs solo at Bunkhouse Saloon on Saturday, March 21, 2015, in downtown Las Vegas.
Photos: The Killers’ frontman Brandon Flowers performs solo at Bunkhouse
Music:
Monday, March 23, 2015
The Henderson-raised singer-songwriter glammed it up Las Vegas lounge style in a shiny jacket, and, based on the photo gallery, looked liked he had a great time performing — even managing to break from his rock-star lead-singer life and smiling.
John Legend arrives at Cirque du Soleil’s “One Night for One Drop” on Friday, March 20, 2015, at 1 OAK in the Mirage.
Photos: Star-studded ‘One Drop’ includes John Legend, Camila Alves, Plain White T’s, ‘Real Housewives’
Cirque du Soleil:
Sunday, March 22, 2015
Director Mukhtar Omar Sharif Mukhtar’s Cirque du Soleil production sponsored by MGM Resorts International raised funds for One Drop, the nonprofit created by Cirque founder Guy Laliberte with proceeds assisting global water-access initiatives.
Chaz Wolcott.
Q+A: Henderson-raised Chaz Wolcott is living his dream onstage in ‘Newsies’
The Smith Center:
Sunday, March 22, 2015
“Newsies” is absolutely one of the best shows, in a sea of many wonderful shows, to grace the Smith Center stage since the performing arts center opened three years ago. The story is captivating, and the choreography is jaw-dropping and awe-inspiring.
Grammy Award-winning DJ Afrojack.
Q+A: DJ Afrojack says ‘music is the favorite part of my career’
Caesars Palace:
Saturday, March 21, 2015
“Las Vegas is not just a place you visit. Las Vegas is an experience; it is a completely different world within our world. Las Vegas has no limits. It is one of my favorite places in the world because it is so special and different. I enjoy spending time there.”
Caesars Palace President Gary Selesner and Caesars Palace headliner Celine Dion attend the closing-night party for IPW 2013 at Garden for the Gods pool at Caesars Palace on June 12, 2013, in Las Vegas.
Celine Dion says she will return to Caesars Palace in August
Music:
Friday, March 20, 2015
Celine Dion will reveal the August start date and details of ticket sales on ABC’s “Good Morning America” next Wednesday. She says that she’ll perform more of her hits and fewer covers in the reimagined show.
Miley Cyrus performs during the 2013 iHeartRadio Music Festival in MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013.
Celebrity preview: Miley Cyrus, Kourtney + Khloe, John Legend, ‘Newsies,’ Afrojack, Dan + Shay
Las Vegas:
Friday, March 20, 2015
The third-annual “One Night for One Drop” spectacular with Oscar- and Grammy-winning John Legend and a 110-strong cast of Cirque du Soleil performers at the Mirage is set to dominate the entertainment scene.
Rehearsal for "One Night for One Drop" on Thursday, March 19, 2015, at the Mirage.
‘One Night for One Drop’ preview: Third production is a genius achievement
Cirque du Soleil:
Thursday, March 19, 2015
Just 24 hours remain now until the curtain goes up on the third-annual Cirque du Soleil “One Night for One Drop” spectacular featuring the largest cast of any Cirque show anywhere in the world.
Bill Maher at Pearl at the Palms on Saturday, March 23, 2013.
Weekend Best Bets: ‘One Night,’ Bill Maher, ‘Newsies,’ motorcycle auction, balloon festival
Las Vegas:
Thursday, March 19, 2015
March Madness kicks off this weekend, but if you need a break from all the sports mayhem, there’s plenty else to enjoy in town from Strip and the Smith Center stages to the skies over Pahrump. Here’s a look at our weekend best bets.
Elton John performs at his Elton John AIDS Foundation’s 13th Annual "An Enduring Vision" benefit at Cipriani's Wall Street on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, in New York.
Strip Scribbles: Elton John’s 100th show; Barry Manilow; Sheri’s Ranch; Redfoo on ‘DWTS’
Las Vegas:
Thursday, March 19, 2015
On Monday, Sir Elton John will celebrate the 100th performance of his critically acclaimed resident show “The Million Dollar Piano” at the Colosseum in Caesars Palace with a sold-out crowd of fans.
Lydia Ansel performs during “Divas” night at “Mondays Dark” hosted by Mark Shunock benefiting Dress for Success on Monday, March 16, 2015, in Vinyl at the Hard Rock Hotel.
‘Mondays Dark’ photos: Mark Shunock, Joey Fatone and 15 dazzling ‘Divas’
Hard Rock Hotel:
Thursday, March 19, 2015
It was two men and 15 “Divas” at Monday night’s “Mondays Dark” fundraising show at Vinyl in the Hard Rock Hotel hosted by Mark Shunock, of “Rock of Ages” at the Venetian, to benefit Dress for Success.
Penn & Teller celebrated their 14th anniversary Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015, at the Rio.
Penn & Teller to return to Broadway from July 7-Aug. 16
Magic:
Thursday, March 19, 2015
The opening night will be announced soon, and tickets go on sale April 16. This is a rare opportunity for New Yorkers and tourists to see Penn & Teller on the East Coast; they return to their Las Vegas run at the end of the Broadway engagement.
Steve Cyr in FHM in June 2010.
‘Whale hunter’ Steve Cyr: Still in search of Las Vegas’ biggest bettors
Gambling:
Thursday, March 19, 2015
Even in the tighten-your-belt Las Vegas economy, high-rollers and VIPs are still invading the Strip every weekend and filling our nightclubs and their coffers with outrageous sums of money spent on dance-floor booths and big-ticket bottle charges.
This steak fortunately was not photographed with a cell phone with the flash on — and therefore is not pea green in color.
No more pea-green steak: Ben Vaughn’s tips on snapping food photos
Guest Columnist:
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
While I don’t particularly care to share every waking moment of my life on social media, I do like to share my food from time to time. Speaking of, follow me on Twitter @benvaughn.
Michael Jackson performs during his "HIStory Tour Part II" across Germany and Europe at the Weserstadion in Bremen, Germany, on May 31, 1997.
Memories of 60 years of the Riviera: Michael Jackson’s stamp of approval
The Strip:
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
For many years, the Walk of Fame outside the Riviera featured handprints and autographs by celebrities including Michael Jackson, Dolly Parton, The Smothers Brothers, Robert Goulet, Sugar Ray Leonard and Don King.
Dan DeLuca, center, stars at Jack Kelly in the Tony Award-winning "Newsies" at the Smith Center for the Performing Arts from March 17-22, 2015.
Review: Dancing, music propel high-energy ‘Newsies’ at Smith Center
Theater:
Wednesday, March 18, 2015
You will marvel at the dance number on torn newspaper front pages. You will wonder where the energy and enthusiasm come from racing up and down those sets. Why they never tripped, fell or collided was a miracle unto itself.