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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, for the band to work it out in advance of …

The scene: Sweets’ raging band, Anderson’s odd Emmy nod, and a Vault-ian memory

July 28th, 2016

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, for the band to work it out in advance of …

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

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

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

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

  • "I have been making these movies most of my adult life. I’m really proud of them and was really thrilled to come back and play ...

  • This week, Monday By the Numbers hits on Jennifer Lopez (wait, that came out wrong) and her added added dates at Planet Hollywood, David Copperfield ...

  • The future of one of the Strip’s most successful and celebrated productions has spun into uncertainty.

  • A project inspired by the great numbers of some of Broadway's legendary musicals, "Steve Wynn's Showstoppers" has abruptly set a closing date of Sept. 30.

  • The night was a celebration of Boston’s 40th anniversary and DeYoung’s remarkable verve even as he is now DeOld — 69, as he happily told ...

  • The Las Vegas rock musical that has outlasted a series of ownership and venue changes is set to pull the plugs and pack the amps ...

  • Cirque’s stage shows opened 20 years ago with “Mystere” at Treasure Island, and with the most recent activity on the Strip completed, there is a ...

  • Giles Martin was seated on a director’s chair onstage at the Love Theater at the Mirage when he was unexpectedly upstaged by an underdressed interloper.

  • Stop me, or not, if you have heard this one: A terrifically talented show boasting an innovative concept and fueled by generous investment has opened ...

  • The VegasVille scene is once more a veritable cornucopia of news nuggets. It is time to impart.

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