R.U.N For The Exit – Cirque du Soleil’s Latest is an EPIC DISASTER

Tone-deaf stunt show-cum-blockbuster confuses vulgarity and violence for action… UPDATE 1/7/20 VitalVegas.com has reported that ticket sales for R.U.N have been suspended beyond 4/30/20. It is not known at this time whether the show is being permanently closed or shut down for retooling. But it’s worth noting that all other Cirque du Soleil shows in … Continue reading “R.U.N For The Exit – Cirque du Soleil’s Latest is an EPIC DISASTER”

Everything You Need to Know About ‘R.U.N by Cirque du Soleil’

Breaking down the high-octane elements of Cirque’s new spectacle… Strap yourself in tight and prepare for the ride of your life at R.U.N, the latest offering from Cirque du Soleil. R.U.N is a high-octane thriller that’s part action movie, part stunt show and totally unlike anything you’ve ever seen.   Billed as “The First Live … Continue reading “Everything You Need to Know About ‘R.U.N by Cirque du Soleil’”

BEHIND THE CURTAIN: KIM SCOTT OF CIRQUE DU SOLEIL

  Excerpts from my article for Best Of Vegas… There’s a memorable scene in 1977’s Annie Hall in which Woody Allen says “Those who can’t do…teach. And those who can’t teach…teach gym.” In the acrobatic world of Cirque du Soleil, that statement couldn’t be further from the truth. Behind the curtain of every Cirque show is an army … Continue reading “BEHIND THE CURTAIN: KIM SCOTT OF CIRQUE DU SOLEIL”

2019 – The Year in Review: ‘What The CL#@K!?’ The First Half-Dozen

  A look back at the first half of a year filled with memorable and some truly bizarre happenings in Sin City… When this writer relocated here from Oregon a short 14 months ago, I knew that it would be a huge lifestyle change. But even for the folks who’ve lived here the vast majority … Continue reading “2019 – The Year in Review: ‘What The CL#@K!?’ The First Half-Dozen”

2019 – The Year in Review: See It or Skip It?

A quick-reference guide for current shows and my take on their worthiness for your hard-earned discretionary income… With all of the productions that have come and gone in 2019, it’s tough to know what is playing, let alone what to see. This is the most complete list of titles I could compile as of 12/22/19. … Continue reading “2019 – The Year in Review: See It or Skip It?”

2019 – The Year in Review: Entertainment Highs and Lows

Taking a look back at the best, worst and notable in production shows of 2019…. As in recent years, the Las Vegas entertainment arena of 2019 was volatile, to say the least. Some headliners soared while others became a blip. Expensive new productions were met with skepticism or downright disdain. And still, those rotten brown … Continue reading “2019 – The Year in Review: Entertainment Highs and Lows”

‘Avengers’ and ‘Hunger Games’ Assemble on the Strip

These immersive attractions offer a one-two punch for movie fans… Click HERE to read via BestOfVegas.com… Vegas visitors have long enjoyed attractions based on Hollywood films. From MGM Grand‘s original “Emerald City” motif to Excalibur’s Polar Express 4D and Las Vegas Hilton’s Star Trek: The Experience, just about every major casino has hosted a movie-based … Continue reading “‘Avengers’ and ‘Hunger Games’ Assemble on the Strip”

HOT GUYS OF VEGAS: New Boys In Town

Two new adult productions have brought an avalanche of fresh hunks to Sin City… You may have seen my recent reviews on Spielgelworld’s ATOMIC SALOON SHOW at Venetian and BLANC DE BLANC at Sahara. Both productions are excellent and packed with amazing acrobatics, saucy wit and moments of lunacy. They’re also dripping with stripped-down musclemen … Continue reading “HOT GUYS OF VEGAS: New Boys In Town”

Jeff Civillico – Physical Comedy At Its Best

Crowd-pleasing entertainer juggles his way into your hearts… What do you get when you combine the rubber-faced madness of early Jim Carrey with the heart-stopping physical comedy of Buster Keaton and Jerry Lewis? Whatever your mind can conjure, it’s unlikely to resemble the reality of handsome headliner Jeff Civillico. Vegas fans have been lining up … Continue reading “Jeff Civillico – Physical Comedy At Its Best”

Hot Guys of Vegas: Mathieu Bolillo

France’s man of mystery lets his body do the talking… There are performers and celebrities who could chat all day about themselves. Without them, we wouldn’t have gossip websites, grocery store tabloids and gab sessions with Ellen Degeneres. Mathieu Bolillo is different. Taking the lead from Olivia Newton-John, he prefers to just get physical. My … Continue reading “Hot Guys of Vegas: Mathieu Bolillo”