Scott Den Herder
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Thursday, April 30, 2009
John Maxson, 36, has performed in Cirque du Soleil's "O" for 11 years. Getting older has made it more difficult to stay in shape, and he has had to adjust his workout to prevent injuries.
Friday, March 6, 2009
Theron Denson sang in a gospel church in West Virginia. People told him he sounded like Neil Diamond. He then got a desk job at a hotel, where he sang Neil Diamond songs. It eventually got him fired. Now he's in Las Vegas, trying to make it as a Neil Diamond impersonator. Oh yeah, he's also African-American.
Saturday, Feb. 14, 2009
Former American Idol contestant Excentric's unique style earned him a few appearances on the show despite never making it through preliminary rounds. He sat down with Las Vegas Weekly to discuss his dreams, music and thoughts on love.
Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2009
In 2007 Ira Isaacs was charged by the Department of Justice with multiple counts of distributing obscene material. The 57-year-old pornographer, who is based in Los Angles, had been producing films since 1999 on the extreme spectrum of the adult industry, so much so that he calls his videos shock art rather than porn.
Thursday, Nov. 20, 2008
This Friday's show at The Comedy Fest will be the Canadian sketch comedy troupe's first Vegas performance. But if they have it their way, it won't be their last.
Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2009
Kalika Moquin recently has been linked romantically to Tiger Woods. Here is Las Vegas Weekly's profile of Moquin at the 2008 Vegas Prom from the magazine's Women of Nightlife coverage last year. Currently the marketing director for The Bank nightclub, Moquin was marketing director of Bare Pool Lounge when this video was shot.
Friday, Nov. 13, 2009
Las Vegas Weekly film critic Josh Bell reviews Roland Emmerich's latest disaster movie 2012, plus Pirate Radio, set in Britain in the 1960s.
Friday, Oct. 30, 2009
The Midnight Massacre Theater is a locally produced public access show that strangely enough doesn't air in Las Vegas -- except during Halloween. The show's host Sean Smith adds jokes to old horror movies, attempting to resurrect some entertainment value in some poorly produced films. But a lot of humor also happens behind the scenes. The Midnight Massacre Theater will be televised in Las Vegas on Friday, Saturday and Sunday at midnight on KCLV Cox channel 2.
Friday, Sept. 4, 2009
Josh Bell, film critic for Las Vegas Weekly, reviews the theatrical releases of two comedies, "Extract" and "World's Greatest Dad."
Friday, Sept. 4, 2009
DUWOPRose has been involved the Las Vegas Hip Hop Community for the last 10 years. When other deejays embraced digital music, she rejected it. Instead, she chose to stick with vinyl records, the medium that launched DJ culture decades ago. She has decided to leave Las Vegas, taking a piece of that history with her. Vinyl deejays like DUWOPRose are becoming a rare breed not only in Vegas but all over the world, driven toward extinction by the digital revolution.