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Magician Siegfried Fischbacher of SIEGFRIED & ROY Passes Away From Cancer At 81 Photo Magician Siegfried Fischbacher of SIEGFRIED & ROY Passes Away From Cancer At 81
by Stephi Wild - Jan 14, 2021

Siegfried Fischbacher, whose 50-year collaboration with Roy Horn created “Siegfried & Roy,” the most successful magic act in history, died last night at his home in Las Vegas from pancreatic cancer. He was 81.

Magician Roy Horn of SIEGFRIED & ROY Passes Away From COVID-19 Complications Photo Magician Roy Horn of SIEGFRIED & ROY Passes Away From COVID-19 Complications
by A.A. Cristi - May 8, 2020

Roy Uwe Ludwig Horn, whose collaboration with Siegfried Fischbacher created the world-renowned duo Siegfried & Roy, died of complications from COVID-19 today in a Las Vegas hospital. He was 75.

Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of 20/20 on ABC - Friday, April 17, 2020 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of 20/20 on ABC - Friday, April 17, 2020
by TV Scoop - Apr 15, 2020

Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of 20/20, airing on ABC on Friday, April 17, 2020!

Siegfried and Roy Biopic is Coming to the Big Screen
by Stephi Wild - Sep 30, 2019

According to Variety, the life story of Siegfried and Roy is coming to the big screen. Michael Bully Herbig partners with UFA Fiction to direct this upcoming biopic about the world famous entertainers.

Photo Flash: Lionel Richie Honored at Keep Memory Alive's 23rd Annual Power of Love G Photo Photo Flash: Lionel Richie Honored at Keep Memory Alive's 23rd Annual Power of Love Gala
by Stephi Wild - Mar 17, 2019

Keep Memory Alive's 23rd annual Power of Love® gala at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday, March 16, brought top artists and cultural icons Shania Twain, Snoop Dogg, Anthony Anderson, NE-YO, Anthony Mackie, Miguel, Leona Lewis, Bernie Williams, John O'Hurley, Pedro Capó, Greg Phillinganes, Peta Murgatroyd, and more together to honor music legend Lionel Richie and raise crucial funds and awareness for Cleveland Clinic Nevada.

OPIUM Blasts Off At The Cosmopolitan Of Las Vegas, 4/8 Photo OPIUM Blasts Off At The Cosmopolitan Of Las Vegas, 4/8
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 9, 2018

During last night's galactic premiere of OPIUM, the crew of the Orbital People Mover 4.2 (OPM 4.2) blasted off on their inaugural interplanetary flight from the planet Uranus, successfully landing at the OPIUM Theatre at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Earth. On its maiden voyage, the starship's passengers were treated to a stellar performance by an irreverent ensemble crew of fools, many showcasing their peculiar talents - from sword swallowing and singing, to feats of danger, wonder, extreme athleticism, and more. The thrilling, at-capacity premiere flight was met with wild applause and a standing ovation by the ship's passengers upon touchdown.

OPIUM Blasts Off At Cosmopolitan Of Las Vegas 4/8 Photo OPIUM Blasts Off At Cosmopolitan Of Las Vegas 4/8
by Tori Hartshorn - Apr 9, 2018

During last night's galactic premiere of OPIUM, the crew of the Orbital People Mover 4.2 (OPM 4.2) blasted off on their inaugural interplanetary flight from the planet Uranus, successfully landing at the OPIUM Theatre at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Earth. On its maiden voyage, the starship's passengers were treated to a stellar performance by an irreverent ensemble crew of fools, many showcasing their peculiar talents - from sword swallowing and singing, to feats of danger, wonder, extreme athleticism, and more. The thrilling, at-capacity premiere flight was met with wild applause and a standing ovation by the ship's passengers upon touchdown.

Photo Flash: Caesars Palace Las Vegas Honors French Singer & Actress Line Renaud with Photo Photo Flash: Caesars Palace Las Vegas Honors French Singer & Actress Line Renaud with Street Sign
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2017

The iconic Caesars Palace honored legendary French performer and activist Line Renaud with a street sign at the Las Vegas resort on Thursday, Sept. 28. Led by Caesars Palace President Gary Selesner, the street naming celebration included a proclamation by Clark County Commissioner Steve Sisolak, who also presented Renaud with the Key to the Las Vegas Strip. Line Renaud Road is located near the resort's Augustus Tower valet entrance, off Flamingo Road. Scroll down for photos!

Siegfried & Roy Honored at Las Vegas Philharmonic Gala Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2014

'The music is there waiting for you; all you have to do is listen.' So says Roy Horn, one half of the iconic entertainment duo, Siegfried & Roy. In recognition of their pioneering and inspiring role in Las Vegas's entertainment history, their commitment to the city of Las Vegas and in acknowledgement of their SARMOTI Foundation, the Las Vegas Philharmonic will honor Siegfried Fischbacher and Roy Horn at its 2014 Diamonds Are Forever Gala to be held tonight, March 1st at the Aria Resort and Casino.

Musical Tribute to Siegfried & Roy Set for Las Vegas Philharmonic's Gala, 3/1
by Tyler Peterson - Feb 12, 2014

A special musical tribute to entertainers Siegfried & Roy will be performed by members of the Las Vegas Philharmonic at the orchestra's Diamonds Are Forever Gala on Saturday, March 1st at the Aria Resort & Casino.

Siegfried & Roy to Be Honored at Las Vegas Philharmonic Gala, 3/1
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2013

"The music is there waiting for you; all you have to do is listen." So says Roy Horn, one half of the iconic entertainment duo, Siegfried & Roy. In recognition of their pioneering and inspiring role in Las Vegas's entertainment history, their commitment to the city of Las Vegas and in acknowledgement of their SARMOTI Foundation, the Las Vegas Philharmonic will honor Siegfried Fischbacher and Roy Horn at its 2014 Diamonds Are Forever Gala to be held Saturday, March 1st at the Aria Resort and Casino.

Photo Flash: Neil Patrick Harris and More Launch Magic Castle's 50th Anniversary Celebrations
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2013

On January 2nd, professional performing magicians and an eclectic list of celebrity guests launched a year-long celebration for an Iconic Hollywood Landmark's 50th anniversary. Check out photos from the event below!

Neil Patrick Harris, Siegfried & Roy and Others to Honor Harry Houdini October 24th
by Robert Diamond - Oct 3, 2008

Siegfried Fischbacher, Neil Patrick Harris and Magic Castle co-founder Milt Larsen will unveil the newly renovated star of history's most famous illusionist - Harry Houdini. Among those contributing to the restoration include top magicians such as: David Copperfield, Lance Burton, Tihany, Marvyn Roy (Mr. Electric), as well as Siegfried and Roy.

Phantom Opening Night Gala in Vegas
by Robert Diamond - Jun 25, 2006

Ok PHANTOM 'Phans'... I have found your nirvana...and you can find it at the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas, where I attended the lavish opening of PHANTOM: The Las Vegas Spectacular last night (Saturday, June 24th at 7pm).