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Moonchild at the Bunkhouse and Ben Vereen at the Smith Center.

An Area 51 celebration, The Joy Formidable, sketch comedy and more happening this week in Las Vegas

September 18th, 2019

Moonchild at the Bunkhouse and Ben Vereen at the Smith Center.

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  • A&E

    Climbing documentary Reel Rock 13 shows at Clark County Library.

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    The Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekender returns to the Orleans.

  • Stage

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  • A&E

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    Also: Comedian Chris D’Elia, Broncho and the Great American Foodie Fest.

  • A&E

    James Taylor kicks off his Colosseum run, plus Downtown Summerlin hosts GREENFest.

  • Stage

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    The agile, oversexed lunatics who brought us Absinthe will soon try their hand at an old-timey saloon show.

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    “It defies description; it kinda becomes its own animal. Just a wild night.”

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