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 3/8/20 I just attended the final performance of R.U.N, which was abruptly shuttered. I got the impression that the majority of the audience was comprised of friends and family. The show began about 15 minutes late. There was a lengthy cast/crew onstage farewell and … 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”

‘Quarantine Fitness’ With Sin City Celebs

Vegas performers and influencers share their tips for staying healthy while at home…. A strong body and clear mind both aid in warding off infection. They also help in reducing stress during these tenuous times, Nobody knows for certain how long the quarantine will last, but when restrictions are lifted, the stars of the Strip … Continue reading “‘Quarantine Fitness’ With Sin City Celebs”

Vegas Goes Dark – The Beginning of the End…or a New Beginning?

The day we never could have imagined is upon us. Can ‘Sin City’ rise from the ashes and learn from its mistakes? This evening, Governor Steve Sisolak shut down the City of Las Vegas, along with the rest of the state, for a minimum of thirty days. In order to slow the rampant spread of … Continue reading “Vegas Goes Dark – The Beginning of the End…or a New Beginning?”

New ‘AUSSIE HEAT’ Show Debuts at MOSAIC ON THE STRIP

Top-rated male revue brings the fun closer than ever at new venue… Click HERE to read the BestOfVegas version of this article on their awesome site. They’re fun. They’re flirty. And they’ve never been more within reach. That’s because Aussie Heat, the sizzling hands-on dance revue from Down Under is now delivering their wild, sexy … Continue reading “New ‘AUSSIE HEAT’ Show Debuts at MOSAIC ON THE STRIP”

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”