“Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man” Celebrates with New Stars Scheana Shay and Chester Lockhart Thursday, January 11
Shay and Lockhart were joined by celebrities and VIP guests to toast their premiere in the smash-hit Las Vegas production
Scheana Shay and Chester Lockhart shined in the smash-hit comedy “Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man” in the Anthony Cools Showroom at Paris Las Vegas, Thursday, January 11. An exclusive group of celebrity and VIP guests attended the star-studded event and enjoyed the new stars of the Las Vegas show before heading to Alexxa’s Bar to celebrate the premiere and its new cast.
Celebrity guests in attendance included Carlie Craig (“MADtv”), Mikalah Gordon (Rose. Rabbit. Lie., “American Idol”), Robby Hayes (“The Bachelorette,” “Bachelor in Paradise”), Chad Johnson (“The Bachelorette,” “Bachelor in Paradise”), Jef Holm (“The Bachelorette”), Jasmine Goode, Danielle Lombard, and Alexis Waters (“The Bachelor”), Jesse Montana (“Vanderpump Rules”), Melody Sweets, Ricardo Laguna, the cast of “WOW,” Jason Tenner (“Purple Reign”), David Goldrake (“Imaginarium”), Tenors of Rock, Tommy Wind (“Masters of Illusion”), cast members from “BAZ – A Musical Mash-Up,” and more.
Following the show, which received a standing ovation from a full-house of enthusiastic guests, the stars and their celebrity and VIP guests headed to Alexxa’s Bar, where the new cast celebrated in true Las Vegas style, enjoying cocktails and dancing the night away.
A hilarious and highly informative production, “Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man” was a surprise sensation in New York City, before making its Las Vegas debut with Kendra Wilkinson and Jai Rodriguez.
Now a pop culture phenomenon, “Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man” was recently featured in three reality television series whose stars performed in the show, including “Kendra on Top,” “Real Housewives and New York,” and “Shahs of Sunset.” The source material, the internationally bestselling book of the same title, has been published in more than 50 countries and translated into 17 languages.
A co-production of Adam Steck’s SPI Entertainment with Matt Murphy and Shawn Nightingale, “Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man” is the perfect show for couples, girls’ or guys’ nights out, birthday parties, bachelorette parties, and even an adventurous office outing ready to take the term “team building exercises” to a whole new level.
“Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man” performs nightly (dark Wednesdays) at 7 p.m. with additional 11 p.m. shows Saturday nights. Tickets are now on sale and start at $39 (plus taxes and fees). A VIP ticket upgrade will be available and includes a meet-and-greet and souvenir photo with the stars. For more information, visit https://www.caesars.com/paris-las-vegas/shows/sex-tips or follow the show on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram @SexTipsVegas.
ABOUT SPI ENTERTAINMENT
SPI Entertainment, helmed by award-winning Producer Adam Steck, is a leading Theatrical Production Company with six buzzed-about resident shows in the entertainment capital of the world, Las Vegas, and several shows touring internationally. With a successful track record of building entertainment brands and partnering with world-class celebrities, SPI has become the preeminent Theatrical Producer & Talent Agency in Las Vegas and beyond. SPI Entertainment is behind dozens of sold-out and critically acclaimed shows such as Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth Round 2 at MGM Grand, Human Nature: Jukebox at The Venetian, Boyz II Men at The Mirage, The Australian Bee Gees Show at The Excalibur, Divas – Starring Frank Marino at The LINQ, Rolling Stones Exhibitionism at The Palazzo Hotel and more. One of SPI’s biggest hits include Australia’s Thunder from Down Under at The Excalibur, one of the longest running productions in the history of Las Vegas and highest-grossing male revue in the world, with over 1,000 shows a year throughout the United States and beyond.
ABOUT MATT MURPHY
MATT MURPHY (Playwright/Producer) is the playwright and producer of Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man (Off-Broadway, National Tour, Las Vegas). As producer, Matt’s Broadway productions include Side Show, the Tony Award-winning musical Memphis, Thurgood, starring Laurence Fishburne, and Impressionism, starring Joan Allen and Jeremy Irons. In addition, Matt has produced the Off-Broadway and touring hits of Altar Boyz, The Berenstain Bears LIVE!, and Virtually Me!, which was recently profiled on Fox News for its efforts to educate students about the increasingly challenging issue of cyber-bullying. www.MattMurphyProductions.com
ABOUT SHAWN NIGHTINGALE
SHAWN NIGHTINGALE (Producer) is a native of Cape Cod who grew up around theatre in Provincetown, MA. Shawn produced the critically-acclaimed musical Side Show on Broadway and he has produced and worked with Joan Rivers, David Sedaris, Whoopi Goldberg, Lainie Kazan, John Waters, Margaret Cho, Paula Poundstone, Taylor Dayne, Bruce Vilanch, and the Tony Award-winning Elaine Stritch (At Liberty). In addition to his work in live entertainment, Shawn produced and starred in the short film The Appointment and P-Town the series. Shawn owns a consulting business and is on the board of directors for numerous non-profit companies as a business advisor.
ABOUT PARIS LAS VEGAS
Paris Las Vegas brings the passion and sophistication of the City of Light to the heart of the Las Vegas Strip, transporting guests to Europe’s most romantic city. Distinctive for its dramatic 50-story replica Eiffel Tower and authentic architectural reproductions, Paris Las Vegas features more than 2,900 hotel rooms and suites. Additionally, the resort offers an 85,000 square-foot casino; the two-acre Soleil Pool; Las Vegas’ first rooftop bar and grill, BEER PARK, spanning 10,000 square feet; Paris Spa by Mandara; two wedding chapels; unique French retail shopping located along the resort’s Le Boulevard Districtand the opulent nightlife venue Chateau Nightclub & Rooftop. Eleven restaurants include a distinctive array of fine cuisine such as Chef Joho’s acclaimed Eiffel Tower Restaurant, French-bistro Mon Ami Gabi, Steve Martorano’s signature Italian-American dishes at Martorano’s and internationally-renowned Gordon Ramsay Steak. Performing in the 1,477-seat Paris Theater is INFERNO, a fire spectacular featuring a dazzling display of pyrotechnics, fire stunts and illusions. For more information, please visit parislasvegas.com.