Homepage

Las Vegas books a cultural win with American Dreams

April 24th, 2017

The Friday-Saturday series of literary events showcased enlightening performances from national and local writers.

  • Intersection

    A Station Casinos exec purchased a fake Mark Rothko ten years ago and recently settled a related lawsuit.

  • Music

    The film composer's show had more epic quiet-to-loud moments than many shoegaze bands can muster in a career

  • Print

    Elvis, space aliens, the Colorado River and more

  • Stage

    White Rabbit, Red Rabbit will be performed on consecutive Thursdays at five local theaters.

  • Music

    UFC president Dana White was up close for Godsmack—and not ensconced in some VIP area.

  • Music

    The closing set provided a proper send-off for a successful first-year festival.

  • Film

    The entire plot of this stylish, occasionally clever action movie amounts to little more than a bunch of idiots shooting at each other.

  • A&E

    The TV star and former Jersey Boys favorite is back in Vegas this week.

  • Stage

    White Rabbit, Red Rabbit will be performed on consecutive Thursdays at five local theaters.

  • Intersection

    Curbed is the most recent publication to enter the fray with an ambitious package about Las Vegas.

  • Industry Weekly

    The man behind Moscow Copper Co. is building a Muleseum in Las Vegas.

  • Film

    The title promises something a lot more fantastical than the movie delivers, and the dull restraint is a poor substitute for all-out jungle madness.

  • AggregateHome AggregateBreaking News

    The rowdy, sign-toting crowd at the Arts District Saturday morning for the March for Science stayed true to its protest cry: “Science not silence!” ...

  • Nightlife

    "The business is now primed for continued success and ready to move into its next exciting phase of development."

  • NewsAllSports

    While Craven, who is supervising the project, isn’t as bold as Gillett in claiming construction is ahead of schedule, he is confident the Golden Knights ...

  • NewsAllAggregate

    Las Vegas has taken a beating from the architecture establishment over the years, with critics characterizing the city’s resorts and casinos as a carnival of ...

  • AggregateHome AggregateBreaking News

    The rowdy, sign-toting crowd at the Arts District Saturday morning for the March for Science stayed true to its protest cry: “Science not silence!” ...

  • A&E

    The annual observance rewards Clark County School District teachers with lavish gifts, prize money and an elegant ceremony for their hard work positively affecting students’ ...

  • Music

    With its ample dancefloor pit and varied perspectives, the Chelsea may be the right venue for a festival-suited act like Empire of the Sun.

  • Industry Weekly

    The fashion and lifestyle blog launched by Kelley and Victoria Fertitta is bright, fresh and full of energy, not unlike the sisters themselves.

  • A&E

    The TV star and former Jersey Boys favorite is back in Vegas this week.

  • Music

    The Oscar-winning film composer talks stage fright and the "BRUMMMMM" sound from "Inception."

  • Industry Weekly

    He’s honored as Worldwide Record Store Day Legend while he returns to his residency production at the Colosseum.

  • Music

    So much metal, so little un-punctured eardrum.

  • Dining

    Chef Vic “Vegas” Moea’s latest offering is perfect for hungry students

  • Stage

    White Rabbit, Red Rabbit will be performed on consecutive Thursdays at five local theaters.

  • Reviews

    Momofuku stole the spotlight, but the new Japanese offering at Cosmopolitan is worth your time.

  • Industry Weekly

    Snoop headlines the Mount Kushmore Wellness Retreat Tour at Mandalay Bay Beach.

  • Music

    From the downtuned metalcore of A Friend, A Foe to the melodic edge of We Gave It Hell, these locals are ready to represent at ...

  • Music

    Goldenvoice has grown the festival map out to accommodate another 25,000 people, which puts estimated attendance at 125,000.

  • A&E

    The Strip isn’t the only place to cruise … but it made the list, too.

  • Intersection

    There’s just one catch: NV89 isn’t on Las Vegas’ broadcast dial.

  • Intersection

    Curbed is the most recent publication to enter the fray with an ambitious package about Las Vegas.

  • A&E

    Published Sun, Apr 23, 2017 (2 a.m.)

    The annual observance rewards Clark County School District teachers with lavish gifts, prize money and an elegant ceremony for their hard work positively affecting students’ ...

  • AggregateHome AggregateBreaking News

    Published Sat, Apr 22, 2017 (8:36 p.m.)

    The rowdy, sign-toting crowd at the Arts District Saturday morning for the March for Science stayed true to its protest cry: “Science not silence!” ...

  • Music

    Published Thu, Apr 20, 2017 (midnight)

    So much metal, so little un-punctured eardrum.

  • A&E

    Published Thu, Apr 20, 2017 (midnight)

    Her middle-grade novel, One Hundred Spaghetti Strings, is out this month by Harper.

  • Music

    Published Thu, Apr 20, 2017 (midnight)

    Lone band founder and guitarist/songwriter talks festivals, fans and DJ gigs at the Hard Rock.

  • Music

    Published Thu, Apr 20, 2017 (midnight)

    The Vegas-birthed band plays Las Rageous Saturday at 6:50 p.m.

  • Music

    Published Thu, Apr 20, 2017 (midnight)

    From the downtuned metalcore of A Friend, A Foe to the melodic edge of We Gave It Hell, these locals are ready to represent at ...

  • NewsAllAggregate

    Published Tue, Apr 18, 2017 (2 a.m.)

    Las Vegas has taken a beating from the architecture establishment over the years, with critics characterizing the city’s resorts and casinos as a carnival of ...

  • Music

    Published Sat, Apr 15, 2017 (2 a.m.)

    While sitting dead-center in the Venetian’s cavernous Opaline Theatre and allowing the warmth of Steely Dan’s 1977 jazz-rock opus “Aja” to wash over me ...

  • SportsCultureFeatured

    Published Thu, Apr 13, 2017 (12:02 a.m.)

    Is it a bad rap? It's time for us to parse out the reputation and the culture of the Raiders.

  • Dining

    Published Thu, Apr 13, 2017 (midnight)

    Local institution Metro Pizza has played a pivotal role in the development of the biggest pizza biz show in the world.

  • NewsAllSports

    Published Wed, Apr 12, 2017 (5:31 p.m.)

    The Vegas Golden Knights have their first head coach. Former Florida Panthers coach Gerard Gallant has been pegged to lead the city’s first major league ...

  • A&E

    Published Thu, Apr 6, 2017 (11:23 a.m.)

    Don Rickles, the big-mouthed, bald-headed "Mr. Warmth" whose verbal assaults endeared him to audiences and peers and made him the acknowledged grandmaster of insult comedy, ...

  • NewsAllAggregate

    Published Thu, Apr 6, 2017 (2 a.m.)

    The line at this new chicken restaurant in North Las Vegas wrapped out the front door and around the side of the building. The wait ...

  • A&E

    Published Thu, Apr 6, 2017 (12:02 a.m.)

    You may have noticed a whole lot of action lately at the previously inactive Tropicana, and I’m not talking about when Food Network chef Robert ...

  • FeaturedOutdoors

    Published Thu, Apr 6, 2017 (midnight)

    Work your way through this local outdoors event checklist.

  • FeaturedOutdoors

    Published Thu, Apr 6, 2017 (midnight)

    April is an ideal time to hit Lake Mead, and you don’t even need your own boat.

  • FeaturedOutdoors

    Published Thu, Apr 6, 2017 (midnight)

    Zombies, Run! is a workout tracker and immersive storyteller.

  • FeaturedOutdoors

    Published Thu, Apr 6, 2017 (midnight)

    Sometimes the hardest part is simply finding a decent trail to keep both your feet and mind happy.

  • FeaturedOutdoors

    Published Thu, Apr 6, 2017 (midnight)

    Collect 15 stamps and you'll receive a free yearlong pass.