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Garth Brooks Returns to Las Vegas

Garth Brooks returns to Las Vegas this June and July for limited engagements. The Grammy award-winning country singer will perform at the Wynn Hotel inside the Encore Theatre. The theater boasts intimate seating, with all seats very close to the singer. While watching the show you will not see fancy lights, glamor, or pretentiousness, just up close action from the man himself.

AOL has called the Garth Brooks show, “Stunning.” The LA Times has called it, “Genius.” Variety magazine has called his performance, “Passionate.” CMT calls Brooks, “The pivotal figure in the history of country music, no matter how much some country purists would like to deny it.” USA Today calls his latest show, “The antithesis of Vegas glitz.”

Brooks officially retired from singing in 2000 to spend more time with his family. However he never officially left the music spotlight. The artist has released a total of 19 records, including  77 singles in his illustrious music career. Since partially coming back to performing live in 2005, he has performed several times and released two compilation albums of his biggest hit songs.  The Recording Industry Association has proclaimed Brooks to be the best-selling solo artist of the 20th century in the U.S. He’s been awarded with 16 American Music Awards, 2 Grammy Awards, 24 Billboard Music Awards, 18 Academy of Country Music Awards, 11 Country Music Association Awards, 10 People’s Choice Awards,  and 5 World Music Awards.

Attendees of the show can expect to hear many of his best fits including, “if tomorrow never comes,” “the river,” “we shall be free,” and “friends in low places.”  Garth’s shows in the past have been engaging and funny, and with a lot of interaction with the audience. The celebrity has been known to ask the audience for requests, as well as providing history into the meaning and back story of his songs.

Click this link for more information about availability of ticket reservations, show times, prices, and to Buy Tickets to Garth Brooks Shows.

 

Las Vegas Shows Break Record High Prices

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Ticket prices for popular Las Vegas shows have gone up according to recent surveys conducted by the Las Vegas Advisor. The site claims that show prices have increased $2.78 per ticket, which has eliminated the decrease in ticket prices of $2.50 seen last year. The survey found 28 shows with ticket options over $100, up from only 23 shows last year. According to the report show prices are now the highest levels they have been in over twenty years and come out to an average of $76.46 a ticket.

According to the survey, Barry Manilow’s ticket at $190.96 at the Paris Hotel tops the chart for being the most expensive show. Other big names like Celine Dion at Caesars costing a minimum of $164.65, and Donny & Marie Osmond at the Flamingo priced at $171.11 were close contenders for the top priced ticket.

Here’s a list of the top Las Vegas show ticket prices:

Donny and Marie: $95-$260
Viva Elvis!: $158.48
LOVE: $137.44
O: $137.44
KA: $130.70
Believe: $123.44
Mystere: $106
Zumanity : $112.55
Barry Manilow: $95-$299
Celine Dion: $$$

It can be difficult to find discounts for many of the top shows. However, going to a matinee show, or purchasing a hotel package can often be a way to discover show deals. Many hotel casinos also offer players deals, and you can also find deals at half priced booths around Las Vegas.

 

Avenue Q at the Wynn

Avenue Q, Wynn Las Vegas

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Avenue Q Closed after a 6 month run in Las Vegas

Winner of the 2004 Tony award for best musical, Avenue Q is now available for the first time in Las Vegas. Originally from Broadway, Avenue Q is an undeniably funny show detailing the lives of an assorted group of humans and puppets from a New York neighborhood.

Packed with great songs and funny parodies the puppets from Avenue Q go about their day with hilarious results. If the thought of seeing a beloved Muppet naked offends you, then this show is not for you. 12 and over only!

Here’s what others have said about the show:

“AVENUE Q is the best show of the year. Just when you’re wheezing with laughter from the hummable, hilarious tunes, you’re blindsided by a beautifully sincere love song. There’s no handy way to describe AVENUE Q, except as one of the funniest shows you’re ever likely to see.”

– Entertainment Weekly

“A BREAKTHROUGH MUSICAL! SAVVY, SASSY & DELICIOUS, this thoroughly infectious show is unfailingly tuneful and DISGUSTINGLY IRRESISTIBLE! ‘Avenue Q’ qualifies as a serious blessing.”

– Ben Brantley, The New York Times

“WICKED FUN FOR GROWNUPS! Subversive and uproarious, THE MOST FUN ONSTAGE THIS YEAR.”

– The New Yorker

Avenue Q is currently performing at the Broadway Theater at the Wynn Las Vegas.

Avenue Q

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3131 Las Vegas Blvd South

Las Vegas, Nevada 89109

 

Show Times: 6:30 and 10:00 p.m. Tue – Sat.


Blue Man Group, Las Vegas

Blue Man Group, Las Vegas

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After many years at the Luxor Hotel, the Blue Man Group has relocated to a new custom built theater at the Venetian Hotel. In what has been called “visually stunning,” “wildly inventive,” and “hysterically funny” the Blue Man Group Show is offering more excitement and an even bigger production from their new 1760 seat venue.

Be prepared to get caught up in the action as the Blue Man Group climbs into the audience for volunteers, throws things wildly down aisles and transforms ordinary household goods into works of art. Take part in this intense and outrageous experience that is impossible to thoroughly describe.

Here’s what others have said about the show:

“One of the most delightful performance pieces ever staged!

– The New York Times

A sensation.”

– Time Magazine

An absolutely ecstatic experience…the most inventive theater to come along in ages…”

– USA Today

Hilarious…full of wonderments…the most tantalizing boundary-pusher afoot.”

Los Angeles Times

Hysterically funny.”

– San Francisco Examiner

Blue Man Group is currently performing at the Venetian Hotel.

Blue Man Group


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at the best prices in Las Vegas.

3131 Las Vegas Blvd South

Las Vegas, Nevada 89109

Show Times: 6:30 and 10:00 p.m. Tue – Sat.


Clint Holmes

Clint Holmes, Las Vegas

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Clint Holmes is an all around entertainer. Clint can sing, dance and entertain and each show he performs exposes his jazz comedian riffling style of entertaining. While Clint is a well rounded entertainer it’s in his music that he truly shines. In fact he was recently voted “Best Singer in Las Vegas ” by the readers of the Las Vegas Review-Journal.

Clint Holmes is currently performing at Harrahs Hotel.

Clint Holmes

Las Vegas Tickets

In the Clint Holmes Theater

Monday – Saturday at 7:30 p.m.

Category: Comedy, Variety, Magic, Family Friendly

Harrah’s Las Vegas

3475 Las Vegas Blvd. South

Las Vegas, NV, 89109


Folies Bergere

Folies Bergere, Las Vegas

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Folies Bergere is a part of Las Vegas entertainment history having originally started in 1959 and playing off and on ever since. Modeled after a Parisian burlesque show of the same name, Folies Bergere changes almost every year and entertains 40,000 people monthly.

The show is an exotic French cabaret complete with showgirls, music, dancing and takes the audience through the history of dance in Paris, Holly wood and Las Vegas.

The Tiffany showroom at the Tropicana provides a large number of booth seating and a good views from almost all seats.

Folies Bergere is currently performing at the Tropicana Hotel.

Folies Bergere

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Tiffany Showroom

7:30 p.m.* & 10 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday.

8:30 p.m. Tuesday & Friday

Dark Sundays

Tropicana Hotel Las Vegas

3801 Las Vegas Blvd S

Las Vegas, NV 89109

800-829-9034


Forever Plaid

Forever Plaid, Las Vegas

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“Forever Plaid” is a warm musical show, rich in nostalgia and comedy.  A great blend of popular show and dance music from the 50s and ’60s. You can now purchase the Forever Plaid album with all of your favorite songs of the past.

Forever Plaid is currently performing at the Gold Coast Hotel.

Forever Plaid

Las Vegas Tickets

Tuesday – Sunday

(Dark Monday)

Plus a Sunday 3:00 PM Matinee

7:30 PM

$39.95 plus tax

The Gold Coast Hotel

4000 W. Flamingo Rd

Las Vegas, Nevada 89103


Hairspray Broadway Show

Hairspray Las Vegas

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Hairspray is based on the New Line Cinema film of the same name. It features dancing, music and very big hair. Follow the life of a 60’s teen as she fights to become a celebrity dance queen all while winning the heart of heartthrob Link Larkin and knocking the reigning dance princess out of the picture.

Hairspray is currently performing at the Luxor Las Vegas.

Hairspray

Las Vegas Tickets

3900 Las Vegas Blvd. South

Las Vegas, NV 89119

800-288-1000


Haunted Vegas

Haunted Vegas Tour

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Take a tour of Las Vegas’s most haunted locations. Did you know that Elvis is said to still haunt the Hilton Hotel where he was spotted once by Wayne Newton himself. From Tupac Shakur to Liberace, find out where the supernatural is found on this 2.5 hour tour of the most spooky spots in Las Vegas.

The Haunted Vegas Tour and Show starts out at the Greek Isles Hotel with a 30 minute show featuring creepy characters and continues through the streets of Vegas and highlighting tales of murders, suicides and spirits.

Haunted Vegas Tour and Show

Las Vegas Tickets

Celebrity Room

Greek Isles Hotel and Casino

305 Convention Center Drive

Las Vegas , NV 89109

Phone: (702) 737-5540

Price: $46.25 VIP- $57.20


KA Cirque Du Soleil

Ka, Las Vegas

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KA the unprecedented new theatrical show from Cirque du Soleil at MGM Grand combines acrobatic performances, martial arts, puppetry, multimedia and pyrotechnics to illustrate the nature of duality. It’s the epic saga of separated twins who embark on a perilous journey to fulfill their destinies. KA applies the visual vocabulary of cinema to a dazzling live event that is more about storytelling than any previous Cirque du Soleil production.

At a cost of $135 million, Cirque Du Soleil has once again raised the bar in Las Vegas production shows with a stage that revolves, raises and lowers as well as rotates on its edge, all while the characters of KA, fight, climb, dance and fall from its surface.

KA is currently performing at the MGM Hotel.

KA by Cirque Du Soleil

Cirque du Soleil Events

MGM Grand

3799 Las Vegas Blvd. South

Las Vegas, NV 89109

800-646-7787


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