Comedy

Plus, a taco-eating contest and the Government Center's latest exhibit. This is everything you absolutely, positively must get out and do this week.

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July 27th, 2016

Plus, a taco-eating contest and the Government Center's latest exhibit. This is everything you absolutely, positively must get out and do this week.

  • A&E

    The comedian is likely best known as Stuttering John on The Howard Stern Show and the announcer for Jay Leno's Tonight Show.

  • Kats Report

    Tommy Wind Theater is a cozy family operation housed in the 21,000-square-foot fortress that was once Club Utopia and most recently Boulevard Theater across from ...

  • Kats Report

    It was a uniquely Keep Memory Alive “Power of Love” Gala type of moment when the guy on the Segway custom-painted with metallic flames arrived ...

  • Kats Report

    “I did 21 shows per week—this was before SNL, so that was my schedule—and they actually offered to pay you in chips in those days.”

  • A&E

    Having Morgan back onstage giving love and receiving it back is a win not just for the comedian, but for comedy, period.

  • A&E

    The comedian simmered with anger, like someone who could have used the self-help book written by his Arrested Development alter ego, Tobias Fünke.

  • A&E

    "If there are 30 people who aren’t laughing, but 1,800 who are, then I’m doing my job," says the actor/comedian, who plays the Joint this ...

  • Kats Report

    Soon, there will be no more nights at the Improv. The Improv Comedy Club at Harrah’s, a house of hilarity since April 1995, is reportedly ...

  • Kats Report

    Brad Garrett is in a bittersweet mood this week, celebrating the fourth anniversary of his club at MGM Grand Underground while feeling the loss of ...

  • Kats Report

    Andrew Dice Clay is in full stride at the moment, a TV star once more with a booking on the Strip. His sitcom “Dice” debuted ...

  • Kats Report

    The Kats Report Bureau returned to the Rio on Friday night to witness the final taping of the third season of “Penn & Teller: Fool ...

  • Kats Report

    The Kats Report Bureau at this writing is the food court at the atrium level of the Luxor, and from this position I can see ...

  • Kats Report

    Today, Monday By the Numbers hits the remote for “Dice,” the series starring Andrew Dice Clay set to premiere Sunday at 9:30 p.m. on Showtime. ...

  • Kats Report

    Throughout the day Wednesday, Jerry Lewis was wondering if anything was being planned for his 90th birthday. He was asking his family such cryptic questions ...

  • Stage

    "We have a troupe that performs an improvised comic book. We have a version of live drunk history, improvised plays and musicals—and our headliner, Jetzo, ...

  • Film

    Though comically stylized, WTF, starring Tina Fey, feels genuine.

  • Kats Report

    Steve Martin will be joined by Martin Short on March 6 at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace. The show is titled “An Evening You Will ...

  • Kats Report

    If you are asking the musical question, “Where’s the 'Love' at Mirage?": The Cirque-Beatles production is dark for upgrades to the show, which eventually will ...

  • A&E

    SNL's Sasheer Zamata and Girl Code stars Nicole Byer, Carly Aquilino and Jamie Lee join the all-star, female-only lineup.

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    Since opening in April on the Strip, T-Mobile Arena has had a relatively smooth entry into the event game in Las Vegas. The first major ...

  • Kats Report

    Early this week, Clint Holmes made the off-handed remark, “Everyone’s shows are closing while mine is opening.”

  • FeaturedCaesars PalaceLas Vegas Strip

    It’s hard to comprehend now what Caesars palace meant to Las Vegas when it first opened in 1966. It had just 680 rooms (today: 4,610) ...

  • AllAggregateMusic

    As the frontman for the superstar rock band formed in Las Vegas, Reynolds appears with such stars as Josh Groban, Michael Bolton, Ann and Nancy ...

  • Music

    If Tom DeLonge wanted to witness something paranormal, he only needed to attend his former band’s concert Saturday night at The Joint in the Hard ...

  • Kats Report

    Deepak Chopra is playing the big room at the Smith Center for the Performing Arts on Oct. 28.

  • Industry Weekly

    It's nothing less than an icon of late-night Vegas eats.

  • Dining

    The time has come to truly pull back the curtain on this uncompromising, masterful chef.

  • Industry Weekly

    Each sandwich is so good you’ll want to order another right after you’ve devoured the first.

  • Kats Report

    This week, Monday By the Numbers tilts nostalgically to Flamingo Las Vegas headliner Olivia Newton-John and Cindy Williams.

  • Opinion

    The Republican conclave in Cleveland was itself a tale of two cities. There were the best of times: the Trump children speaking about their father ...

  • Opinion

    We applaud Donald Trump for his promise, at the start of his acceptance speech as the Republican Party’s candidate for president, to set out “a ...

  • Kats Report

    The Kats Report Bureau at this writing is MDV Entertainment rehearsal studios off West Oquendo Road in VegasVille. The moment caught is indeed a rehearsal, ...

  • Industry Weekly

    This year is shaping up to be a big one for the Aussie rapper-model.

  • Industry Weekly

    Also, catch Clinton Sparks at Light, Calvin Harris at Omnia, Joe Jonas at Hyde, Kaskade at Encore Beach Club and more.

  • Industry Weekly

    When he isn't DJing, he's leading the Funk All Stars.

  • Kats Report

    The entertainer performs in Jersey Boys, one of a handful of production shows with impending closings.

  • Film

    It’s just like a Star Trek episode—in only the best way.

  • Music

    Most of the creative/visual team actually hails from Las Vegas, and includes some of the city’s best digital and motion graphics artists.