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January 28, 2015

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Celebrity Sightings

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Andre Agassi Foundation for Education red carpet.

Holly Madison, seated, backstage with other performers at the grand opening of 1923 Bourbon & Burlesque by Holly Madison at Mandalay Bay on Thursday, May 1, 2014, in Las Vegas.
1923 edges back toward Ivan Kane vibe; Gold Coast pulling apart showroom
Monday, January 19, 2015
The Kats Report Bureau at this writing is Yard House at Town Square, just a handspring from Baobab Stage Theater, where the venue’s proprietor, Wassa Coulibaly, is heading up another of her “Midnight Cabaret” burlesque shows.
Andrea Wynn, Steve Wynn and choreographer Marguerite Derricks attend the press conference for “Steve Wynn’s Showstoppers” in Encore Theater on Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, in Wynn Las Vegas.
Monday By the Numbers: Wynn and Encore’s half-billion profit haul; what ‘Sexxy’ jams into an hour
Monday, January 19, 2015
The latest data culled from our scrambling around the scene in Las Vegas. It’s a column called Monday By the Numbers. Enjoy these statistical synapses:
Adult entertainer Dana DeArmond is the 2015 AVN Awards red carpet host Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, at the Joint in the Hard Rock Hotel.
Q+A: Dana DeArmond — from Disney World to 2015 AVN Awards red carpet
Adult Entertainment:
Monday, January 19, 2015
“I try to keep it classy, but I drink a lot of whiskey and that means dollars and strippers. I’ll party at Sapphire after the awards, make it rain on some strippers. It’s going to be a very full weekend ahead for me. I love Sapphire. It’s like the Costco of strippers — 70,000 square feet.”
Scott Disick, second from right with microphone and with Cesar Paniagua, Ilan Sharone and Josh Altman, hosts at 1 OAK on Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015, in the Mirage.
Photos: Scott Disick hosts at 1 OAK, talks baby, real estate
The Mirage:
Sunday, January 18, 2015
The always stylish Scott Disick, in a black sweater, black denim and brown shoes, partied at the nightclub with pals Cesar Paniagua, Ilan Sharone and Josh Altman, as well as took a photograph with nightclub co-founder Eli Pacino.
William Lifestyle and Brody Jenner at Tao on Friday, Jan. 16, 2015, in the Venetian.
Photos: Brody Jenner and William Lifestyle host and DJ at Tao
The Venetian:
Sunday, January 18, 2015
Reality-TV star and heartthrob turned DJ Brody Jenner hosted and spun at Tao in the Venetian on Friday night. Jenner, who kept it casual in a black cap and black T-shirt, performed a DJ set along with pal William Lifestyle for partygoers.
Bermane Stiverne vs. Deontay Wilder at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015, in Las Vegas.
Photos: Deontay Wilder defeats Bermane Stiverne at MGM Grand
Boxing:
Sunday, January 18, 2015
Heavyweight boxing returned to the spotlight on the Strip and in the sports world Saturday night when Deontay Wilder defeated Bermane Stiverne at MGM Grand Garden Arena.
The Las Vegas Fire & Rescue fundraiser at Slotzilla on Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015, in downtown Las Vegas.
Photos: Las Vegas firefighters compete at Slotzilla for charity
Fremont Street Experience:
Sunday, January 18, 2015
In the Slotzilla race among the firefighters, Ana Wintersteen of the Henderson Fire Department was the winner. Garrett Dodrill, Jennifer Delgado and Greg Martin were among the other Las Vegas firefighters who participated in the fundraiser.
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers and Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson at the 2014 Michael Jordan Celebrity Invitational Pro-Am Golf Tournament on Thursday, April 3, 2014, at Shadow Creek Golf Course in Las Vegas.
Photos: Packers QB Aaron Rodgers vs. Seahawks QB Russell Wilson
NFL:
Sunday, January 18, 2015
Aaron Rodgers of the Green Bay Packers and Russell Wilson of the defending Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks have already battled each other — right here in Las Vegas.
Eric Church brings his “The Outsiders World Tour” to the Chelsea on Friday, Jan. 16, 2015, in the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Church takes the stage Saturday, as well, in a second sold-out show.
Review: Take me to church — Eric Church — at the Cosmopolitan
Music:
Saturday, January 17, 2015
On Friday evening, Eric Church’s “The Outsiders World Tour” stop was an enjoyably loose, fly-by-the-seat-of-your-pants, jam-band performance with one of country’s more charismatic and baddest boys (he’s back at the Chelsea tonight, as well).
Vocalists Kerry O’Malley, Lindsay Roginski, Nicole Kaplan, David Burnham, Randal Keith and Andrew Ragone attend the press conference for “Steve Wynn’s Showstoppers” in Encore Theater on Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, in Wynn Las Vegas.
Hits keep coming for ‘Showstoppers’; Michael Grimm unveiled at Silverton
Friday, January 16, 2015
Two numbers have been added to “Steve Wynn’s Showstoppers” beginning Thursday night. Michael Grimm is opening a new autobiographical music showcase, titled aptly “Grimm,” at the Silverton’s Veil Showroom beginning Saturday night.
Eric Church performs at the Chelsea on Saturday, April 26, 2014, in the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.
Celebrity preview: Eric Church, Elton John, Mary Wilson, Styx, Brody Jenner and Scott Disick
Las Vegas:
Friday, January 16, 2015
The excitement in the past few days has been all about Mariah Carey’s addition to the Caesars Palace lineup, but we mustn’t forget that Sir Elton John is still the “Rocket Man,” and Britain’s musical lord is back at the Colosseum from Friday through Jan. 24.
Rob Schneider and Joyce Van Patten in Columbia Pictures' "Grown Ups."
Q+A: Father-figure comedian Rob Schneider brings the laughs to South Point
Comedy:
Friday, January 16, 2015
Forget “Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo.” It should be “Deuce Bigalow: Father of the Year, Yo.” When I hopped on the phone Wednesday to chat with longtime comedian and actor Rob Schneider, I apologized in advance for my coughing from a cold.
U.K. producer and DJ Gareth Emery.
Q+A: DJ Gareth Emery talks Sirius XM show, Noel Gallagher and Neon Museum
Music:
Friday, January 16, 2015
After a decade of nonstop touring, U.K. producer and DJ Gareth Emery, 34, is looking forward to a year of less travel, more time in the studio and becoming a father for the first time in March.
Jesse Jane hosts the 2014 AVN Awards after-party Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014, at Pure in Caesars Palace.
2015 AVN Adult Entertainment Expo preview: Porn stars, awards, parties
Hard Rock Hotel:
Friday, January 16, 2015
Yes, it’s time again for the parade of porn and cavalcade of cleavage at the 2015 AVN Adult Entertainment Expo and AVN Awards starting Wednesday at the Hard Rock Hotel.
Bob Anderson
Q&A: Bob Anderson brings Frank Sinatra’s music—and image—to life at The Palazzo
Friday, January 16, 2015
He does impressions of many of the greats, but the Chairman of the Board is his favorite.
Mickie Mouse and Minnie Mouse arrive for an opening number during "Disney On Ice: Rockin' Ever After" at the Thomas & Mack Center Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014. The show plays at the center through Sunday.
Weekend best bets: ‘Disney on Ice,’ Rob Schneider, Ira Glass, Kyle Gass
Thursday, January 15, 2015
Whether you’re looking for laughs or a little public radio wisdom this weekend, there’s no shortage of great live shows for your entertainment. Here’s our weekend best bets.
Miss Nevada USA turned Miss USA Nia Sanchez of Henderson preps for the 2015 Miss Universe Pageant in Miami this week.
Strip Scribbles: Miss USA at Miss Universe; Rio turns 25; Justin Timberlake with gum
Las Vegas:
Thursday, January 15, 2015
Miss Nevada USA Nia Sanchez of Henderson, who went on to become our first Miss USA, has been on a whirlwind schedule with her 87 Miss Universe Pageant rivals in Florida.
Michael Mina at the All-Star Feast on Saturday, May 10, 2014, in the Buffet at Aria.
Q+A: Star chef Michael Mina toasts opening of Bardot Brasserie at Aria
Dining:
Thursday, January 15, 2015
“It was time to change it up,” explained Michael. “This is my 26th restaurant, but I’ve never done a truly Parisian one. I have RN 74 in San Francisco, which is a salute to the Burgundy countryside, but that’s modern interpretations of regional French cuisine. I wanted the real deal.”
Mariah Carey performs at the BET Awards at Nokia Theater on Sunday, June 30, 2013, in Los Angeles.
Mariah Carey: Facts and figures as she sets up to play the Colosseum
Thursday, January 15, 2015
Mariah Carey has been a top-selling singer since the release of her self-titled album in 1990 and is recognized as the bestselling female artist ever.
Mariah Carey performs the final stop of her "The Angels Advocate Tour" at the Colosseum in Caesars Palace on Feb. 27, 2010.
They belong together: Mariah Carey is newest Caesars Palace headliner
Music:
Thursday, January 15, 2015
Pop diva Mariah Carey made it official this morning that she will be the new headline star added to the Colosseum at Caesars Palace lineup filling in during Celine Dion’s prolonged and delayed absence.
The MGM Arena construction site on the Strip behind New York-New York and Monte Carlo on Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015, as seen aboard a Maverick Helicopter.
Photos: Rock in Rio USA, MGM Arena construction sites progressing on the Strip
Las Vegas:
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Construction at the Rock in Rio USA site at the north end of the Strip opposite SLS Las Vegas and the 20,000-seat MGM Arena behind New York-New York and Monte Carlo is progressing at a rapid rate.
John Payne and Robin McAuley perform with other band members during rehearsal for "Raiding the Rock Vault" in the LVH Theater at LVH on Wednesday, March 6, 2013.
John Payne, ‘Rock Vault’ settle it down; 1923 summons DJ duo in official ‘relaunch’
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
The lawsuit filed by John Payne against his former “Raiding the Rock Vault” collaborator Sir Harry Cowell and officials with the former operators of LVH has been settled.
Gordon Ramsay and his Gordon Ramsay Pub & Grill staff attend the Grand Tasting of 2014 Vegas Uncork’d by Bon Appetit on Friday, May 9, 2014, at Garden of the Gods in Caesars Palace.
2015 Vegas Uncork’d announces chef lineup for April 23-26
Food:
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Tickets have been selling fast for the ninth edition of Vegas Uncork’d by Bon Appetit from April 23-26, and that’s before the full list of headlining chefs was known and which we can now reveal.
Mariah Carey performs the final stop of her The Angels Advocate Tour at The Colosseum in Caesars Palace on Feb. 27, 2010.
Strip Scribbles: Caesars Palace headliner Mariah Carey? Plus, Mob Museum on the move
Las Vegas:
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Does it have anything to do with pop princess Mariah Carey’s appearance with Dax Shepard and Sharon Von Etten on Thursday’s “The Ellen DeGeneres Show”?
Erin Andrews interviews Derek Hough and Amy Purdy on ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars” on Tuesday, May 20, 2014.
Amy Purdy brings her miraculous story home to Las Vegas
Books:
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
The heroine comes home! Courageous Amy Purdy, who fought back after losing her legs and went on to become a medal winner in Paralympics snowboarding, returns to Las Vegas on Thursday to promote her new book “On My Own Two Feet.”

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