Cirque du Soleil

The rise of professional sports, musical residency chairs, trading dancefloors for video games and more.

The top Las Vegas entertainment stories of 2018

December 27th, 2018

The rise of professional sports, musical residency chairs, trading dancefloors for video games and more.

  • A&E

    "Once I drop in it’s like this second persona kicks in, this rockstar inside of me just comes out and I’m like, okay, here we ...

  • Arts & EntertainmentComedyCirque du Soleil

    The Cirque artists performing in these shows were hand-selected by the company's senior artistic director.

  • A&E

    She has gigs booked at Wynn’s Encore Theater March 30 and 31.

  • A&E

    After a 10-year run, “Mindfreak Live!”at Luxor will close Oct. 28, Cirque du Soleil and Criss Angel Productions announced today. “It has been an extraordinary ...

  • FeaturedCirque du SoleilZumanity

    “The Cyr wheel is a mystical apparatus. There’s something about whirling dervishes that is very entrancing.”

  • Music

    Also tapped for the December 1 T-Mobile Arena show: Cirque du Soleil, David Copperfield, Boyz II Men.

  • Arts & EntertainmentMirageCirque du Soleil

    The new Magical Technical Tour gets you up close with the sights and sounds of the beloved Cirque du Soleil production. ...

  • A&E

    "People who might not go to a Cirque shoe or go to the ballet will sit together and enjoy watching these worlds collide.”

  • Industry Weekly

    “To me it’s all about the growth of the artist, the team being together and moving in one direction.”

  • A&E

    Check out a free performance of an all-new number not from the show on August 29 at Mandalay Bay.

  • A&E

    The transaction gives Cirque another well-known creative asset and should provide BMG with the resources and vision to expand its show to new parts of ...

  • Fine Art

    ‘Parade: The Collective’ will be held at Neonopolis’ Metropolitan Gallery of Las Vegas Art Museum.

  • A&E

    The Red Barn sign — from one of Las Vegas' first gay bars — will be the first Neon Museum piece to visit the Fashion ...

  • A&E

    The annual charity event, now in its fifth year, raises money for communities in need.

  • Arts & EntertainmentCirque du SoleilT-Mobile Arena

    Cirque du Soleil has seven permanent resident shows in seven different casino resorts on the Las Vegas Strip. But come January, its new touring production ...

  • NewsAllAggregate

    Arts Nomades will be available for about 1,200 students at Quannah McCall and Gilbert elementary schools. The free program will feature one-hour weekly lessons from ...

  • 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 ...

  • Kats Report

    Monday By the Numbers is a mix of clipped hair, concrete, champagne and, most important from our friends at Cirque du Soleil, a healthy splash ...

  • Kats Report

    Caesars Entertainment is abuzz lately with new or updated shows, including Paul Zerdin’s “Mouthing Off” toggling with Frankie Moreno at PH Showroom and Wayne Newton’s ...

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    There were plenty of surprises last week when downtown developer Derek Stevens rolled out his ambitious plans for the Circa Resort & Casino, but the ...

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    The house sits on a 13,068-square-foot lot and has what the client brochure describes as “one of the largest pools in the neighborhood.” The mid-century ...

  • A&E

    When Lady Gaga signed on for her first Las Vegas residency at Park MGM, the pop superstar immediately brought in ...

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    A chilly January morning is the perfect time to hike Red Rock National Conservation Area. Enjoy fresh air, expansive views and … a trail littered ...

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    The unique sound of Victor Flores’ voice and his friendly smile have become a regular part of Spanish-speaking TV in Las Vegas. He’s employed at ...

  • A&E

    The event at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino culminates in an awards show featuring Cardi B.

  • Arts & EntertainmentNewsAll

    The objective for the weekender isn’t just a flashy, fleshy parade. The goal is to create an expressive, sex-positive event that respectfully honors the art ...

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    Through its offerings, the nonprofit serves approximately 500 individuals a year, from newborns to those 25 years of age, and contracts with the Clark County ...

  • NewsAllSports

    Tony Machado stands about 20 yards from the hole at Chimera Golf Club ahead of his second shot. He makes great contact with the soccer ...

  • A&E

    The alter ego of star cabaret performer Big Mike Geier is coming to Cleopatra’s Barge at Caesars Palace for a nine-date residency. And you owe ...

  • Nightlife

    “This March, we will welcome back several returning brands and artists from last year and have made some incredible additions to the lineup."

  • Dining

    The bone-in bird is slow-cooked in a sauce based on achiote, a reddish-orange spice, which lends an earthy, slightly peppery tang to the tender poultry.

  • A&E

    Listen to our extensive conversation with the man behind The Drink, the N9NE Group, La Cave, La Comida, Crush and MB Steak.

  • FeaturedLas Vegas

    Mass transit improvements, Maryland Parkway’s revival and a seat among the world’s great food cities, to name just a few.

  • Incidental Tourist

    "Well, we’re a couple guys from Detroit and we’re interested in buying a casino."

  • Dining

    My favorite plate is hands down the signature smoked black cod. Bite-sized pieces of white fish are slathered in a tantalizing barbecue sauce, lending the ...

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    Two-thirds of Americans can't pass a basic financial literacy test, according to a study of 80,000 people by FINRA Investor Education Foundation. That means the ...

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    The government shutdown, which began December 22, is the longest on record, causing national parks to rely on volunteers and donations to stay open.

  • A&E

    The celebrity-packed show featured Angel's greatest hits illusions, including the signature and still mind-boggling levitation routine, and plenty of new tricks as well ...

  • A&E

    We don’t yet have all the pieces. We still need a permanent fine art museum, for example, and we don’t have enough “third places” to ...