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INFERNO: THE FIRE SPECTACULAR Celebrates 100th Performance INFERNO: THE FIRE SPECTACULAR Celebrates 100th Performance
by BWW News Desk on June 19, 2018 in Las Vegas

"INFERNO: The Fire Spectacular," the stunning production featuring Europe's Internationally acclaimed Magic Master, Joe Labero alongside London's hottest fire group, The Fuel Girls, in a fiery magical and sexy spectacular, celebrated its 100th performance at the Paris Theater at Paris Las Vegas, Sunday, June 17, 2018. (more...)
Los Angeles' Houston Hospitality To Open First Las Vegas Nightlife Venue At Park MGM Los Angeles' Houston Hospitality To Open First Las Vegas Nightlife Venue At Park MGM
by BWW News Desk on June 19, 2018 in Las Vegas

Los Angeles-based Houston Hospitality, founded by trendsetting fraternal twin brothers Jonnie and Mark Houston, will redefine the Las Vegas Strip's nightlife landscape with the Dec. 31, 2018 opening of On The Record at Park MGM. (more...)
BWW Previews: RIBBON OF LIFE - THE SHOW MUST GO ON at The Foundry At SLS Las Vegas BWW Previews: RIBBON OF LIFE - THE SHOW MUST GO ON at The Foundry At SLS Las Vegas
by Debbie Hall on June 19, 2018 in Las Vegas

On July 11, 1987, performers and crews from the Las Vegas Strip came together to debut "Golden Rainbow" at the Ziegfeld Theatre at Bally's to benefit those diagnosed with HIV/AIDS. The 32nd annual show, Ribbon of Life "The Show Must Go On" will be presented at The Foundry at SLS Las Vegas on June 24. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 17 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 17
by Audition Roundup on June 17, 2018 in Las Vegas

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, June 17, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
BWW Feature: Composer KRIS BOWERS with Dear White People and For The People BWW Feature: Composer KRIS BOWERS with Dear White People and For The People
by Debbie Hall on June 18, 2018 in Las Vegas

Emmy-winning composer Kris Bowers scores compositions that step beyond the traditional boundaries of genre to form new and thrilling music. Bowers currently scores Netflix's “Dear White People,” and Shonda Rhimes' “For The People,” starring Hope Davis. (more...)
The Original Lakeside, Jed Madela, K Brosas and Henry Kapono Perform at Sam's Town in July
by BWW News Desk on June 14, 2018 in Las Vegas

Sam's Town Hotel and Gambling Hall will bring top entertainment to Sam's Town Live! in July, including performances by funk band The Original Lakeside, Filipino recording artist Jed Madela, comedienne K Brosas and celebrated Hawaiian vocalist, guitarist, songwriter and composer Henry Kapono. July entertainment will also feature UFC and WWE viewing parties as well as the Las Vegas Elvis Festival. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/15 - HALF TIME, THE KING AND I, ON YOUR FEET, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/15 - HALF TIME, THE KING AND I, ON YOUR FEET, and More!
by BWW Special on June 15, 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 A CHORUS LINE, BEAUTIFUL, and More! (more...)
Party With Perez This Summer When Perez Hilton Joins Chippendales As Special Celebrity Guest Host Party With Perez This Summer When Perez Hilton Joins Chippendales As Special Celebrity Guest Host
by BWW News Desk on June 13, 2018 in Las Vegas

Get ready to "Party with Perez" this summer when Perez Hilton, the original celebrity social media influencer, joins Chippendales as the special guest host at Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino.  (more...)
Open Position: Digital Marketing / Junior Sales Associate Open Position: Digital Marketing / Junior Sales Associate
by BWW News Desk on June 13, 2018 in Las Vegas

Want to join the BroadwayWorld.com team for a great, full-time opportunity? We're seeking an eager and ambitious individual to cooperate with the site's sales and marketing team on a variety of special projects. (more...)
Eastside Cannery Visitor Scores $166,433 Playing EZ Pai Gow Poker Eastside Cannery Visitor Scores $166,433 Playing EZ Pai Gow Poker
by BWW News Desk on June 12, 2018 in Las Vegas

???????A Las Vegas resident turned her visit to Eastside Cannery into a $166,433 payday when she won the progressive jackpot playing EZ Pai Gow Poker on Sunday, June 10. (more...)
Brent Barrett And Vocalist Heidi Webster Guest Star In The Cocktail Cabaret At Caesars Palace Brent Barrett And Vocalist Heidi Webster Guest Star In The Cocktail Cabaret At Caesars Palace
by BWW News Desk on June 12, 2018 in Las Vegas

???????Longtime favorite Broadway stage veteran, Brent Barrett, currently on the national tour of "Chicago" as the razzling-dazzling Billy Flynn, will wow audiences as a special guest emcee in "The Cocktail Cabaret" at Cleopatra's Barge at Caesars Palace from June 13 through16, at 6 p.m. nightly.  Lovely singer Heidi Webster of the dynamic diva vocal group Lady Luck and "Showstoppers" will step in for Maren Wade. (more...)
BWW Feature: THE COCKTAIL CABARET at Cleopatra's Barge At Caesars Palace BWW Feature: THE COCKTAIL CABARET at Cleopatra's Barge At Caesars Palace
by Debbie Hall on June 11, 2018 in Las Vegas

Broadway star Brent Barrett will wow audiences as a special guest emcee in "The Cocktail Cabaret" on Cleopatra's Barge in Caesars Palace June 13-16. (more...)
LV Philharmonic 2017-18 Season Performances To Air On Nevada Public Radio LV Philharmonic 2017-18 Season Performances To Air On Nevada Public Radio
by BWW News Desk on June 11, 2018 in Las Vegas

???????The Las Vegas Philharmonic has partnered with  Nevada Public Radio for the third year to broadcast performances from its just concluded 2017-18 season on Classical 89.7 FM Sundays at 2pm, starting July 1. Each broadcast will be 90 minutes to two hours in length and will include conversation with Music Director, Donato Cabrera and Nevada Public Radio's Dave Becker as well as full length performances by your symphony orchestra. (more...)
Interview: William Thomas Evans of BAZ-A MUSICAL TOUR DE FORCE at The Palazzo Theatre at The Venetian Las Vegas Interview: William Thomas Evans of BAZ-A MUSICAL TOUR DE FORCE at The Palazzo Theatre at The Venetian Las Vegas
by Marina Kennedy on June 11, 2018 in Las Vegas

'BAZ-A Musical Tour de Force' continues to attract crowds as one of most fun and vibrant shows on the Las Vegas Strip. Broadwayworld.com had the pleasure of interviewing William Thomas Evans who plays Maestro in the show. (more...)
MARILYN! THE NEW MUSICAL to Close in Las Vegas MARILYN! THE NEW MUSICAL to Close in Las Vegas
by Stephanie Wild on June 10, 2018 in Las Vegas

According to the Las Vegas Review-Journal, an announcement was made on Friday that Marilyn! The New Musical would be closing on June 17. Counting its previews, the show will have performed only 23 shows at the Paris Las Vegas. (more...)
BWW Review: LA CENERENTOLA  at JUDY Bayley Theatre BWW Review: LA CENERENTOLA at JUDY Bayley Theatre
by Maria Nockin on June 11, 2018 in Las Vegas

Cinderella has fled the royal ball having left her bracelet with the Prince as a remembrance. On June 8, 23018, Opera Las Vegas presented a jubilant version of Gioacchino Rossini's LA CENERENTOLA (CINDERELLA) in Las Vegas at the University of Nevada's Judy Bayley Theatre. Director Audrey Chait injected some form of comedy, often slapstick, into every possible situation and the result was an evening of one laugh after another. (more...)
BWW Feature: MARILYN! THE NEW MUSICAL at Paris Las Vegas BWW Feature: MARILYN! THE NEW MUSICAL at Paris Las Vegas
by Debbie Hall on June 09, 2018 in Las Vegas

"Marilyn! The New Musical" debuted at Paris Las Vegas on Marilyn Monroe's birthday on June 1. (more...)
Award-Winning Comedian Patton Oswalt To Perform At KÀ Theatre 9/22 Award-Winning Comedian Patton Oswalt To Perform At KÀ Theatre 9/22
by BWW News Desk on June 07, 2018 in Las Vegas

Laugh the night away with Emmy and GRAMMY Award-winning comedian, actor and writer Patton Oswalt. He will perform his can't-miss stand-up comedy routine for one night only at KÀ Theatre Saturday, Sept. 22 at 9 p.m. (more...)
The Cocktail Cabaret At Caesars Palace Announces Summer Schedule And New Show Time The Cocktail Cabaret At Caesars Palace Announces Summer Schedule And New Show Time
by BWW News Desk on June 07, 2018 in Las Vegas

???????"The Cocktail Cabaret" on the Las Vegas Strip at the famed Cleopatra's Barge at Caesars Palace returns with its original cast, a new summer schedule and a new show time at 6 p.m. with performances Wednesday through Saturday.   (more...)
CIRQUE DU SOLEIL in Las Vegas-Fun Facts About the Shows CIRQUE DU SOLEIL in Las Vegas-Fun Facts About the Shows
by Marina Kennedy on June 06, 2018 in Las Vegas

Cirque du Soleil now has seven shows in Las Vegas for guests of the city to enjoy. All of them feature music, acrobatics, dance, and incredible staging along with dazzling costumes and remarkable special effects. Courtesy of Cirque du Soleil, we have two interesting fun facts for each of the shows. (more...)
Las Vegas Philharmonic Announces Competition Results Las Vegas Philharmonic Announces Competition Results
by BWW News Desk on June 06, 2018 in Las Vegas

The Las Vegas Philharmonic held its Cox Communications Young Artists' Concerto Competition on Saturday, May 12, 2018 at the College of Southern Nevada, Cheyenne Campus.  The annual competition provides young musicians the opportunity to showcase their talents in front of professional musicians.  This year's competition included a dozen student musicians from Las Vegas middle and high schools competing in piano, woodwinds, strings and brass.  (more...)
BWW Feature: MYRON MARTIN Of The Smith Center For The Performing Arts BWW Feature: MYRON MARTIN Of The Smith Center For The Performing Arts
by Debbie Hall on June 06, 2018 in Las Vegas

Myron Martin, president and CEO of The Smith Center for the Performing Arts in Las Vegas, influences the Tony Awards with his vote. The excitement builds as he and others will get to see the results on June 10 during the 72nd annual award show broadcast live on CBS 8 p.m. PT7 p.m. CT. (more...)
Former Hells Angels Leader Brings OUTLAW To Las Vegas Former Hells Angels Leader Brings OUTLAW To Las Vegas
by BWW News Desk on June 05, 2018 in Las Vegas

After enjoying packed performances in Ventura, Santa Barbara and Palm Desert, California, former Hells Angels leader George Christie is set to bring his new one-man show, 'Outlaw,' to the Art Square Theatre in Las Vegas, Nevada, June 22-24. (more...)
Photo Flash: Get a First Look at MARILYN! THE NEW MUSICAL in Las Vegas Photo Flash: Get a First Look at MARILYN! THE NEW MUSICAL in Las Vegas
by BWW News Desk on June 02, 2018 in Las Vegas

Marilyn! The New Musical officially opened last night, June 1, just in time for Marilyn's birthday. The original musical based on the life of Marilyn Monroe opened at Paris Las Vegas. Written, directed and produced by Tegan Summer, CEO of Prospect House Entertainment, in partnership with Authentic Brands Group, owner of the Estate of Marilyn Monroe, the new musical features acclaimed Broadway actress Ruby Lewis as the resident Marilyn Monroe. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/31 - A CHORUS LINE, BEAUTIFUL, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/31 - A CHORUS LINE, BEAUTIFUL, and More!
by BWW Special on June 01, 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 A CHORUS LINE, BEAUTIFUL, and More! (more...)