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Penn & Teller
Penn & Teller cancel shows after Teller hurts back
Monday, July 2, 2018
Penn & Teller's magic shows are on hiatus because Teller's back injury has flared up. The duo canceled a performance in Mississippi on Friday, with Teller tweeting ...
In an undated photo, items Penn Jillette likes to travel with, backstage at Penn & Teller Theater at Rio Las Vegas. Almonds, a computer bag, a Monkees hat, an iPad — and a deck of cards are just a few of the things that Jillette prefers to travel with.
What the magician Penn Jillette can’t travel without
Sunday, July 23, 2017
Here is what magician and author Penn Jillette packs on every trip ...
Penn Jillette attends the 10th anniversary celebration for Carrot Top on Sunday, Dec. 6, 2015, at Luxor.
Penn Jillette unplugged ... in acoustic debut at Smith Center
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Rio headliner magician Penn Jillette performed an original song, “No Martyrs, No Saints,” a tribute to late author and social critic Christopher Hitchens. ...
Bill Medley of The Righteous Brothers performs during the Composers Showcase at Cabaret Jazz on Wednesday, May 25, 2016, in the Smith Center for the Performing Arts.
Bill Medley totally righteous at Composers Showcase; Penn Jillette’s latest book to diet for
Friday, May 27, 2016
The Kats Report Bureau once again was ensconced at Composers Showcase of Las Vegas on Wednesday night, and it was a genuine Hall of Fame experience. For the first time, a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame performed ...
Penn & Teller again play the ‘Fool’; Globetrotter recalls unseen win
Penn & Teller again play the ‘Fool’; Globetrotter recalls unseen win
Saturday, April 16, 2016
The Kats Report Bureau returned to the Rio on Friday night to witness the final taping of the third season of “Penn & Teller: Fool Us.” As John Lennon once said, “I play guitar, and sometimes I play the fool,” which fits some …
Penn Jillette attends the 10th anniversary celebration for Carrot Top on Sunday, Dec. 6, 2015, at Luxor.
Penn Jillette juggles dieting in new book; leaner Jeff Beacher plays hide-and-seek
Saturday, March 26, 2016
In a highly coincidental development, or rather a coincidental reduction, Penn Jillette and Jeff Beacher have shed a combined 330 pounds dating to 2014. ...
Patrick Bristow stars in “Puppet Up! Uncensored.”
Winging it from L.A. with ‘Puppet Up!’; Penn & Teller have sweet 15 at the Rio
Friday, January 8, 2016
“Puppet Up!” is a happy blend of the finer moments of “Avenue Q,” for its ribald humor and exposed human performers, and “Second City,” which played Bugsy’s Cabaret at Flamingo Las Vegas for a couple of years before ...
Christian Hodgson, Sabrina Plaisance Sia (Carol), Chelsea Phillips-Reid (Pam), Zipporah Peddle (Bev) and William Credell during a rehearsal for “50 Shades! The Parody” at Windows Theater on Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, in Bally’s. The show opens Feb. 3.
Monday By the Numbers: Penn & Teller hits 15; ‘50 Shades’ hits 69
Monday, January 4, 2016
The 2016 lid-lifter for Monday By the Numbers actually starts with a 15 thanks to one of our very favorite entertainment teams. Also in play is a “joke” dish as described by the staff at the Omelet House and ...
Matt Donnelly and Penn Jillette prepare for Penn’s Sunday School Podcast during a Church of Bacon fundraiser and barbecue Sunday, Oct. 25, 2015, at Jillette’s house. The house is to be converted into a skeptic and atheist community center and home of the Church of Bacon.
Penn Jillette’s atheist fundraiser: Bacon, skepticism and Trump on the side
Monday, October 26, 2015
Gaining followers as he sheds weight, Penn Jillette realized a vision in the desert Sunday afternoon: The Slammer, his famous first Las Vegas home, has become a fortress for atheist and skeptical philosophies. That, and some ...
Siegfried & Roy feed a tiger cub during a Make-a-Wish Foundation event Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015, at the Mirage.
Public tour of Little Bavaria? Siegfried says, ‘Absolutely not’
Friday, October 23, 2015
Many Las Vegas homes and sites have been opened over the years, among them Liberace Mansion, the Mob Museum and just last month Wayne Newton’s Casa de Shenandoah. But don’t count on a public tour of ...
Wayne Newton at his home Casa de Shenandoah on Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015, in Las Vegas.
Casa de Shenandoah shines amid stars; Piff parlays ‘AGT’ run into headlining gig
Friday, September 18, 2015
The Wayne Newton museum is now open, and the VIP party Thursday drew an impressive and wide-ranging collection of Las Vegas name-checks. Carrot Top; Lance Burton; Clint Holmes and Kelly Clinton-Holmes; Sabrina Bryan; Melody Sweets of “Absinthe”; Mark Shunock, Troy Burgess and Robert Torti of “Rock of Ages”; Jennifer Cox; Chippendales guest host Tyson Beckford; and ...
Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman points to the Manneken Pis Las Vegas statue at The D Las Vegas on Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015, in downtown Las Vegas.
A trickle of notes from The D Las Vegas, Penn Jillette and future of ‘Baz’
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
If you are Derek Stevens or Greg Stevens, urine luck. Manneken Pis is a great complement to the Long Bar inside The D Las Vegas downtown, for one obvious reason …
Penn Jillette and Teller perform in "Penn & Teller on Broadway," a six-week engagement playing at Marquis Theater in New York through Aug. 16, 2015.
Penn & Teller making profits magically appear; David Perrico clears the wall at Rocks Lounge
Monday, August 10, 2015
Penn & Teller are leaving them wanting more in their run at Marquis Theater in New York. The latest “financials” are the most impressive yet for the duo’s first Broadway run in nearly ...
Mario Lopez attends “Vegas Nocturne” at Rose. Rabbit. Lie. in the Cosmopolitan on Friday, April 11, 2014, in Las Vegas.
‘Vegas Nocturne’ still alive — in New York; Mac King faces down Penn & Teller on ‘Fool Us’
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
The Spiegelworld Production “Vegas Nocturne” lives on, if in a scaled-back form. The show that closed a year ago at Rose. Rabbit. Lie. in the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas is set for a one-off Thursday night at the Slipper Room in New York.
Donald Trump, Ivanka Trump, Lil Jon, Penn Jillette and Trace Adkins on the finale of "All-Star Celebrity Apprentice" on NBC on Sunday, May 19, 2013.
Of Donald Trump’s Twitter onslaught, Penn Jillette says, ‘I’m embarrassed to say I like this’
Thursday, July 16, 2015
Seemingly out of the dark, Donald Trump sent out a pair of acidic tweets this morning blasting Penn Jillette and the current version of the Penn & Teller show on Broadway at Marquis Theater.