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Now Playing Onstage in Las Vegas - Week of 2/20/2018 Now Playing Onstage in Las Vegas - Week of 2/20/2018
by BWW on February 20, 2018 in Las Vegas

Upcoming Shows - Week of 2/20/2018 for Las Vegas (more...)
Tribute to Sir Elton John and Billy Joel' Perform at Suncoast in March Tribute to Sir Elton John and Billy Joel' Perform at Suncoast in March
by BWW News Desk on February 19, 2018 in Las Vegas

Bee Gees Gold and "Piano Men: Tribute to Sir Elton John and Billy Joel" will bring their celebrated tribute performances to Suncoast Showroom in March. Guests can also enjoy free dance parties and live entertainment throughout the month. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Feb. 18 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Feb. 18
by Audition Roundup on February 18, 2018 in Las Vegas

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, February 18, 2018 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Feb. 18 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Feb. 18
by Audition Roundup on February 18, 2018 in Las Vegas

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, February 18, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 2/16 - HUNCHBACK, HAMILTON, FRANKENSTEIN, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 2/16 - HUNCHBACK, HAMILTON, FRANKENSTEIN, and More!
by BWW Special on February 16, 2018 in Las Vegas

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature HUNCHBACK, HAMILTON, FRANKENSTEIN, and More! (more...)
'LIT AF Tour' Hosted By Martin Lawrence Comes To Mandalay Bay Events Center 'LIT AF Tour' Hosted By Martin Lawrence Comes To Mandalay Bay Events Center
by BWW News Desk on February 15, 2018 in Las Vegas

Comedian, actor, director and producer Martin Lawrence will return to the stage as the host of 2018's hottest comedy event: the "LIT AF Tour" at the Mandalay Bay Events Center Saturday, April 7 at 7:30 p.m. Coming off the 20th anniversary of Def Comedy Jam, where he is known as the legendary host, Lawrence has made a triumphant return to the stand-up stage wowing audiences with his signature style of hilarious stories, social commentary and more. The "LIT AF Tour" stars Lawrence as the high-powered host who will present a lineup of comedians including Deon Cole, Rickey Smiley, Bruce Bruce and Benji Brown. (more...)
Las Vegas Philharmonic Performs A LITTLE ROMANCE, 3/15 Las Vegas Philharmonic Performs A LITTLE ROMANCE, 3/15
by BWW News Desk on February 12, 2018 in Las Vegas

??????? The Las Vegas Philharmonic performs its second Spotlight concert of the season, titled "A Little Romance," on Thursday, March 15, 2018 at 7:30 PM in Troesh Studio Theater at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts featuring three of the Las Vegas Philharmonic's principal musicians: Janis McKay (bassoon), Bill Bernatis (horn) and Voltaire Verzosa (piano) performing classical works for duet and trio. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Feb. 11 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Feb. 11
by Audition Roundup on February 11, 2018 in Las Vegas

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, February 11, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
HBO's “Real Time” Host Bill Maher Announces Additional Dates for 2018 Aces of Comedy Series HBO's “Real Time” Host Bill Maher Announces Additional Dates for 2018 Aces of Comedy Series
by BWW News Desk on February 09, 2018 in Las Vegas

Bill Maher, a seasoned comedian and Aces of Comedy Series veteran, has added May 18 - 19 to his 2018 schedule. Tickets to see him live at the Terry Fator Theater inside The Mirage Hotel & Casino are on sale now. All shows are scheduled to begin at 10 p.m. (more...)
John Lloyd Young Returns To The Space John Lloyd Young Returns To The Space
by BWW News Desk on February 09, 2018 in Las Vegas

Coming straight from sold-out shows at the historic Cafe Carlyle in NYC, Tony Award-winner performer John Lloyd Young returns to The Space for another two-night engagement making him the first internationally-acclaimed performer to return to The Space's stage.  The star of the hit musical "Jersey Boys" on both Broadway and the Clint Eastwood-directed film, is set to grace the stage for two nights only on Friday, March 2 and Saturday, March 3. This very special evening with Broadway Superstar John Lloyd Young will feature a variety of music from Young's award-winning Broadway career and as a solo artist. Tickets are extremely limited are and available at www.thespacelv.com.  (more...)
Harry M. Howie Welcomes OPIUM Cast To The Cosmopolitan Of Las Vegas Harry M. Howie Welcomes OPIUM Cast To The Cosmopolitan Of Las Vegas
by BWW News Desk on February 08, 2018 in Las Vegas

The cast of Las Vegas' most anticipated new show, OPIUM by Spiegelworld arrived at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas today in an over-the-top ceremony complete with eccentric space helmets, psychedelic capes, tribal drums, tin foil and plenty of confetti. Creators of the hit show ABSINTHE will begin pre-launch training with the cast of comic performers and musicians from across the galaxy ahead of preview performances beginning March 13 in the OPIUM Theatre adjacent to Rose. Rabbit. Lie. Tickets are on sale now for performances through Sept. 9, and can be purchased at Spiegelworld.com. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 2/9 - DOGFIGHT, MOTOWN, WAITRESS and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 2/9 - DOGFIGHT, MOTOWN, WAITRESS and More!
by BWW Special on February 09, 2018 in Las Vegas

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature DOGFIGHT, MOTOWN, WAITRESS and More! (more...)
Las Vegas Comedy Institute To Offer More Standup & Improv Workshops Las Vegas Comedy Institute To Offer More Standup & Improv Workshops
by BWW News Desk on February 08, 2018 in Las Vegas

Whether you're a working comedian or just hoping to use humor to punch up your presentations, build your confidence or public speaking ability, Don Barnhart is one of the most sought out comedy coaches in the industry because he actually does it for a living. (more...)
'Man On Fire' Star Chris D'Elia Will Heat Up The Aces Of Comedy Series This Summer 'Man On Fire' Star Chris D'Elia Will Heat Up The Aces Of Comedy Series This Summer
by BWW News Desk on February 06, 2018 in Las Vegas

???????Currently one of the most popular comedians in the industry, Chris D'Elia will return to the Aces of Comedy series Saturday, Aug. 25 at 10 p.m. Tickets to see him live at the Terry Fator Theater inside The Mirage Hotel & Casino are on sale now. (more...)
Paul Simon to Come to MGM Grand Garden Arena Sunday, 5/27 Paul Simon to Come to MGM Grand Garden Arena Sunday, 5/27
by BWW News Desk on February 05, 2018 in Las Vegas

Legendary songwriter, recording artist and performer Paul Simon will bring his farewell concert tour to Las Vegas Sunday, May 27 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. Homeward Bound - The Farewell Tour will encompass shows across North America, the United Kingdom and Europe, with Simon and his band bringing to the stage a stunning, career-spanning repertoire of timeless hits and classic songs which have permeated and influenced popular culture for generations.  (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Feb. 4 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Feb. 4
by Audition Roundup on February 04, 2018 in Las Vegas

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, February 4, 2018 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Las Vegas Acquires 2019 Second Round Pick From Indiana Fever In Exchange For Kayla Alexander And 2019 Third Round Pick Las Vegas Acquires 2019 Second Round Pick From Indiana Fever In Exchange For Kayla Alexander And 2019 Third Round Pick
by BWW News Desk on February 02, 2018 in Las Vegas

Las Vegas Aces President of Basketball Operations and Head Coach Bill Laimbeer announced today that the Aces have acquired the Indiana Fever's second round pick in the 2019 WNBA draft in exchange for center Kayla Alexander and the Aces' third round pick in the 2019 draft. (more...)
REMEMBERING LUTHER: THE NIGHT I FELL IN LOVE to Headline in Las Vegas REMEMBERING LUTHER: THE NIGHT I FELL IN LOVE to Headline in Las Vegas
by BWW News Desk on February 01, 2018 in Las Vegas

One man's voice… became everyone's music… The incomparable Luther Vandross, the man, THE VOICE, the legend! Luther's voice shattered barriers, shaped our lives and made us all believe in "The Power of Love." Now, experience it LIVE with your loved one as Broadway in the H.O.O.D brings Remembering Luther: The Night I Fell In Love; starring Abraham McDonald, winner of Oprah Winfrey's Oprah Show Karaoke Challenge, to Las Vegas! Debuting Valentine's Day weekend, February 16 - 18, 2018, in Myron's Cabaret Jazz Theatre at The Smith Center for The Performing Arts! (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 2/2 - WAITRESS, LES MIS, PRISCILLA, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 2/2 - WAITRESS, LES MIS, PRISCILLA, and More!
by BWW Special on February 02, 2018 in Las Vegas

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature LES MIS, WAITRESS, PRSCILLA, and More! (more...)
Suzzy Roche and Lucy Wainwright Roche Come to The Sheen Center Suzzy Roche and Lucy Wainwright Roche Come to The Sheen Center
by BWW News Desk on January 30, 2018 in Las Vegas

Launching the new live music series Back On Bleecker Street: Music For Social Change,Suzzy Roche and Lucy Wainwright Roche bring their latest collaboration, 'Mud and Apples,' to the stage of The Sheen Center's Loreto Theater. The album is a mix of original songs and covers of much-loved music by icons such as Joni Mitchell and Stevie Nicks. The concert includes a discussion with Suzzy and Lucy hosted by Dennis Elsas of WFUV Radio.   (more...)
ABSINTHE Will Perform Two Shows Every Night Of The Year Beginning 5/14 ABSINTHE Will Perform Two Shows Every Night Of The Year Beginning 5/14
by BWW News Desk on January 30, 2018 in Las Vegas

???????In celebration of seven record-breaking years on The Strip, Las Vegas' #1 show, ABSINTHE will perform two shows per night, seven days a week, 365 days a year at Caesars Palace beginning Monday, May 14. Tickets for the new Monday and Tuesday shows go on sale today, Jan. 30, at 10 a.m. and can be purchased at AbsintheVegas.com. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jan. 28 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jan. 28
by Audition Roundup on January 28, 2018 in Las Vegas

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, January 28, 2018 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Gordon Ramsay Opens HELL'S KITCHEN Restaurant at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas Gordon Ramsay Opens HELL'S KITCHEN Restaurant at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas
by BWW News Desk on January 27, 2018 in Las Vegas

Multi-Michelin star chef and television personality Gordon Ramsay, joined by the finalists of Season 17 HELL'S KITCHEN All-Stars and famous faces from the sports and entertainment world, celebrated the official grand opening of the first-ever Gordon Ramsay HELL'S KITCHEN restaurant at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. (more...)
Vegas Comedian And Hypnotist Don Barnhart's New Book Nominated For Multiple Awards Vegas Comedian And Hypnotist Don Barnhart's New Book Nominated For Multiple Awards
by BWW News Desk on January 26, 2018 in Las Vegas

When he's not performing nightly at Jokesters, comedian Don Barnhart is busy writing, acting, producing and directing and his two books have been nominated for an Author Academy Award. (more...)
Boyd Gaming Spreads Love With Romantic Valentine's Day Specials Boyd Gaming Spreads Love With Romantic Valentine's Day Specials
by BWW News Desk on January 26, 2018 in Las Vegas

Boyd Gaming properties across southern Nevada are offering romantic dining experiences for a Valentine's Day to remember on Wednesday, Feb. 14. Reservations are strongly recommended. (more...)