AUSTRALIAN BEE GEES & CLINT HOLMES TAP INTO OKTOBERFEST AT HOFBRÄUHAUS LAS VEGAS

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AUSTRALIAN BEE GEES & CLINT HOLMES TAP INTO OKTOBERFEST AT HOFBRÄUHAUS LAS VEGAS

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WHO:  Australian Bee Gees keep the fever of Oktoberfest alive while tapping the keg and singing a few iconic hits for guests on Friday, October 7.

One of the country’s finest vocalists, Clint Holmes, brings sophistication to the Haus as he taps the keg of Oktoberfestbier on Saturday, October 8.

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WHAT: Hofbräuhaus Las Vegas offers guests an authentic Oktoberfest experience. The restaurant is the only place in Las Vegas beer lovers can taste the same Oktoberfestbier that is served at Oktoberfest in Munich, Germany. The full-bodied lager is brewed to perfection and sports a 6.3 percent alcohol by volume. Guests can test their strength every weekend during the Oktoberfest Stein-Holding contest for a chance to win a six-pack of Oktoberfestbier and be entered in a drawing for a dinner for 10. The fun continues with spankings, live entertainment, bar games, prizes and more! Oktoberfest runs now through October 31, 2016.

WHEN: AUSTRALIAN BEE GEES – Friday, October 7 2016 at 8 p.m.
CLINT HOLMES – Saturday, October 8, 2016 at 7 p.m.

WHERE: Hofbräuhaus Las Vegas – 4510 Paradise Road, Las Vegas, NV 89169

For more information or to make a reservation, please contact Hofbräuhaus Las Vegas at 702.853.BEER (2337), or visit the
restaurant’s NEW website online at HofbrauhausLasVegas.com.

The World’s Biggest Beer Party at Hofbrauhaus Las Vegas – Oktoberfest Kicks Off Friday, September 16

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THE WORLD’S BIGGEST BEER PARTY AT HOFBRÄUHAUS LAS VEGAS 

Annual Oktoberfest Kicks Off September 16 with Legendary Magicians Siegfried & Roy®

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Get ready to raise a stein, stand on the benches and sing along to classic hits as Hofbräuhaus Las Vegas kicks off Las Vegas’ only authentic Oktoberfest with the magicians of the century Siegfried & Roy®. The keg tapping ceremony will begin at 7 p.m. on Friday, September 16 and reservations are highly encouraged. The Oktoberfest celebration happens every day through October 31 and features celebrity keg tappers every Friday and Saturday night along with live entertainment, traditional Bavarian fare and plenty of beer.

 

This year’s keg tappers span a variety of Las Vegas’ well-known strip performers such as Clint Holmes, Australian Bee Gees, Chippendales, Frank Mir, Ricardo Laguna, Rich Little, Murray Sawchuck and more. The full line up of keg tappers can be viewed on the restaurant’s website.

 

One of the highlights of the six weeks of festivities is the limited-time Oktoberfestbier imported straight from the brewery in Munich, Germany. Hofbräuhaus Las Vegas is the only place in Nevada where beer lovers can taste the original brew that thousands of people drink at the official Oktoberfest celebration in Munich.

 

“Every year, we are thrilled to bring the city of Las Vegas an authentic Oktoberfest experience,” said Klaus Gastager, Vice President HBavaria LLC. “From our live bands direct from Bavaria to the authentic German food and beer, guests can truly experience what Oktoberfest is like at our Haus. There’s nothing else like it in this city.”

 

ABOUT HOFBRÄUHAUS LAS VEGAS:

Hofbräuhaus Las Vegas is the first German/Bavarian beer hall and restaurant in Las Vegas. This faithful reproduction of the world’s most famous beer hall, the original, centuries-old Hofbräuhaus in Munich, Germany, is an authentic and entertaining blend of tradition and fun. From its hand-painted ceilings and live bands to its imported beer and delicious food, Bavarian hospitality abounds – at Hofbräuhaus Las Vegas, it is Oktoberfest every day!

 

For more information or to make a reservation, please contact Hofbräuhaus Las Vegas at 702.853.BEER (2337), or visit the restaurant’s NEW website online at HofbrauhausLasVegas.com.

Video/Photos: Minus5 Ice Bar at The Shoppes at Mandalay Place Debuts All-New Ice Display and Ice Lounge

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MINUS5 ICE BAR AT THE SHOPPES 
AT MANDALAY PLACE DEBUTS ALL-NEW 
ICE DISPLAY AND ICE LOUNGE

Last night (Wednesday, Feb. 24), Minus5 Ice Bar at The Shoppes at Mandalay Place, America’s first ice bar which opened in 2008, debuted its all-new ice display and ice lounge. Guests experienced the revamped space featuring a 1,300 square-foot ice bar made of 120 tons of 100% pure Canadian ice and a newly expanded 3,000 square-foot ice lounge.
Celebrity appearances for the evening included cast members from the Australian Bee GeesDefending the CavemanFANTASYRaiding the Rock Vault, and many more.
Minus5 Ice Bar showcased its museum-quality carvings, designed by a team of award-winning ice carvers. Guests mixed and mingled while enjoying the eclectic mix of replica-inspired sculptures such as the Las Vegas Skyline, Las Vegas Welcome Sign, the Iron Throne from HBO’s Game of Thrones, and much more.
In addition, guests enjoyed passed hors d’oeuvres and warmed up with cocktails in the Ice Lounge, adjacent to Minus5 Ice Bar. The ice lounge features seating for up to 500 guests on a flow, including a 20-seat bar and two private rooms that can accommodate up to 80 guests each, making it a great destination for private events.
This location is open daily, Sunday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 2 a.m. and Friday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 a.m. For more information about Minus5 Ice Bar, visit www.minus5experience.com.
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The Australian Bee Gees Show Wins Best Tribute Show in Las Vegas

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The Australian Bee Gees Show Wins Best Tribute Show in Las Vegas

 

The Las Vegas Review-Journal announced its annual BEST OF LAS VEGAS AWARDS and The Australian Bee Gees Show received high honors in the Entertainment Category earning Best Tribute Show, Editors Pick!

Playing nightly at Excalibur Hotel & Casino, The Australian Bee Gees show entered its 5th year performing for Las Vegas audiences and has been going strong worldwide since 1996. The tribute band has performed more than 5,000 shows in more than 42 countries.

Capturing the look, sound and personality of one of the most successful groups in music history, they are considered “The best Bee Gees tribute in the world!” according to Teri Bridge, President of the official Bee Gees Fan Club in Miami.

Some of the comments from this year’s voters included:

“World class!”  

-Readerpmillzy1

It’s musically authentic, eye catching, appropriate for my kids . . . !”    

-Rightleyso

“Best Tribute show in Vegas, hands down! These blokes are the greatest!”    

-Beth.moffat.18

“These guys capture the essence of the brothers Gibb like no one before,” said Adam Steck, CEO of SPI Entertainment and co-producer of The Australian Bee Gees Show. “This multi-media concert spectacular excites and thrills our audiences nightly. It’s very exciting that they won this!”

The Australian Bee Gees perform Saturday – Thursday at 7 p.m. Ticket prices are $54.95 and $65.95, not including applicable taxes and service fees. Tickets can be purchased at the Excalibur box office, online at excalibur.com>or by phone at (702) 597-7600.

The Australian Bee Gees Show – A Tribute to the Bee Gees is a 75-minute multi-media concert event with a contemporary perspective featuring state-of-the-art sound, superb lighting and giant screens streaming video clips, live camera images and stunning graphics. For more information about the show, visit abgshow.com.

About SPI Entertainment
SPI Entertainment is a leading Production Company & Talent Agency with six successful resident, award-winning shows in the entertainment capital of the world, Las Vegas, and more than 10 shows touring internationally. With a successful track record of building entertainment brands and partnering with world class entertainers, SPI has become the preeminent Theatrical Producer & Talent Agency in Las Vegas and beyond. Current Productions include Smokey Robinson Presents: Human Nature – The Motown Show, Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth, Australia’s Thunder From Down Under, Divas – Starring Frank Marino, The Australian Bee Gees Show, Boyz II Men, American Storm, RockTellz & CockTails Presents Meat Loaf and

The Jacksons. For more information about SPI Entertainment visit spientertainment.com

About Excalibur
A myriad of entertainment, enjoyable food and comfortable accommodations make for an inviting atmosphere within the castle walls at Excalibur. The resort offers 3,981 guest rooms, dozens of shops, an expansive pool complex, a wedding chapel featuring Medieval costume ceremonies, the relaxing Spa at Excalibur and a convention area with more than 12,000 square feet of meeting and banquet space. Excalibur also is home to a wide range of dining and entertainment experiences including the fresh, Italian fare of Buca di Beppo, Dick’s Last Resort, The Steakhouse at Camelot, the Tournament of Kings dinner show, the all-male revue Thunder From Down Under and the sounds of The Australian Bee Gees. Excalibur is a wholly owned subsidiary of MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM). For more information and reservations, visit excalibur.com or call toll free at (800) 937-7777 or find us on Facebook and Twitter.

 

Updated Entertainment Schedule for Excalibur Hotel & Casino

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UPDATED PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE FOR THE AUSTRALIAN BEE GEES AND THUNDER FROM DOWN UNDER
AT EXCALIBUR HOTEL & CASINO

 

Effective immediately, Excalibur Hotel & Casino headliners The Australian Bee Gees will perform at 7 p.m. Saturdays and Australia’s Thunder From Down Under will perform at 9 p.m. and 11 p.m. Saturdays. Please see below for the complete schedule.

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The Australian Bee Gees Show – A Tribute to the Bee Gees
The Australian Bee Gees Show – A Tribute to the Bee Gees is a 75-minute, multi-media musical celebration of this legendary trio’s success as performers and songwriters in the 60s, 70s and 80s. The production features state-of-the-art sound, superb lighting and giant screens streaming video clips and stunning graphics. It is the definitive live celebration of five decades of memorable music written by the Brothers Gibb, making them one of world’s best-selling musical artists of all-time.

 

Dates/Time: Saturday – Thursday:  7 p.m.
Dark: Friday
Prices: $44.95, $54.95 and $59.95 (not including applicable service charges and taxes)

 

Buy: Tickets can be purchased at the Excalibur box office, online at excalibur.com or by phone at (702) 597-7600.

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Australia’s Thunder From Down Under
Australia’s Thunder From Down Under – the sizzling adult male revue that has been seen on national TV shows including “Project Runway,” “Drop Dead Diva” and “Ellen” – is heating up the castle with 12 performances weekly. The troupe of highly acclaimed, award-winning Australian dancers provides a sensual and celebratory adventure every night. Guests must be 18 years of age or older.

 

Dates: Nightly
Times: Monday – Wednesday:  9 p.m.
            Thursday, Saturday and Sunday:  9 p.m. and 11 p.m.
            Friday:  7 p.m., 9 p.m. and 11 p.m.
Prices: $40.95, $50.95 and $60.95 (not including applicable service charges and taxes)

 

Buy: Tickets can be purchased at the Excalibur box office, online at excalibur.com or by phone at (702) 597-7600.

 

Photos/ Recap: MAMMA MIA! Celebrates Opening Night at The New Tropicana Las Vegas – Friday, May 16

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MAMMA MIA! CELEBRATES OPENING NIGHT AT
THE NEW TROPICANA LAS VEGAS FRIDAY, MAY 16

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On Friday night (May 16, 2014) the Las Vegas production of Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus’ global smash-hit musical MAMMA MIA! celebrated its grand opening at The New Tropicana Las Vegas in the newly transformed Tropicana Theater.

 

The high-energy performance had the crowd channeling their inner “dancing queens” throughout the performance that ended with a standing ovation for the company. The talented cast includes Christine Sherrill as Donna Sheridan, Kimbre Lancaster as Sophie Sheridan, Mary Callanan as Rosie, Alison Ewing as Tanya, Trey Ellett as Harry Bright, Steve Judkins as Bill Austin, Sean AllanKrill as Sam Carmichael and Jordan Bondurant as Sky.

 

Notable names in attendance at opening night included: Judy Craymer (global producer/creator of MAMMA MIA!); Alex Yemenidjian (Chairman and CEO of The New Tropicana Las Vegas); the Sister Wives (of TLC’s hit television show); Mary Wilson (The Supremes); Frank Marino (Frank Marino’s Divas Las Vegas); Jaymes Vaughn (Chippendales);  Ricardo Laguna (Professional BMX rider); Jabbawockeez (world famous dance crew); the cast of ROCK OF AGES; the cast of MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET; the cast of JERSEY BOYS; Murray Sawchuck (The Laugh Factory); the Australian Bee Gees; and Jeff Civillico (The Quad headliner).

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Credit: © Erik Kabik

About MAMMA MIA!

MAMMA MIA! performs in the recently transformed Tropicana TheaterSunday through Thursday at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday at 5:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. There will be no show on Fridays. Tickets range from $49 to $135 plus applicable taxes and fees and can be purchased at http://Trop.LV/TLVMammaMia, by phone at 800-829-9034 or at the Tropicana Show Tickets desk. Special hotel packages are also available for a two- to three-night stay at the New Tropicana Las Vegas.

 

Inspired by the storytelling magic of ABBA’s timeless songs, MAMMA MIA! is Judy Craymer’s vision of staging writer Catherine Johnson’s sunny, funny tale of family and friendship unfolding on a tiny Greek island. On the eve of her wedding, a daughter’s quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother’s past back to the island they had last visited 20 years ago. Songs including “Dancing Queen,” “The Winner Takes It All,” “Money, Money, Money” and “Take a Chance on Me” are all featured in this feel-good night of fun and laughter.

 

With music and lyrics by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus, MAMMA MIA! is written by Catherine Johnson, directed by Phyllida Lloyd and choreographed by Anthony Van Laast. The production is designed by Mark Thompson, with lighting design by Howard Harrison, sound design by Andrew Bruce and Bobby Aitken, and musical supervision, additional material and arrangements by Martin Koch.

 

THE AUSTRALIAN BEE GEES SHOW CELEBRATES 1,000 PERFORMANCES IN LAS VEGAS

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THE AUSTRALIAN BEE GEES SHOW CELEBRATES 1,000 PERFORMANCES
IN LAS VEGAS

IN ADDITION TO THIS ACHIEVEMENT, NEW SONGS, VIDEO PROJECTIONS AND COSTUMES HAVE BEEN
ADDED

THE AUSTRALIAN BEE GEES SHOW celebrated its 1,000th performance in Las Vegas on Thursday, March 20 with a pre-show event to celebrate the production’s accomplishments, including new songs, arrangements, video projections and costumes. Local celebrities and notables in attendance included President and COO of Excalibur Hotel & Casino Renee West, Chris Phillips (Zowie Bowie), comedian Jeff Civillico, all-girl rock band Doll Face, as well as cast members from Thunder From Down Under, FANTASY, Tournament of Kings and JABBAWOCKEEZ.

“We are very proud of this show, and we are excited for the audience to see the new elements that have been added.” said Adam Steck, founder and CEO of SPI Entertainment, Inc.  “The 1,000 show milestone is a tribute to the quality of the performers on stage as well as a testament to the timeless music of the Bee Gees.”

THE AUSTRALIAN BEE GEES SHOW channels Maurice, Robin and Barry Gibb with their spot-on vocals, striking visual resemblance and captivating stage presence. The group has performed in over 40 countries and in front of more than 1 million people. The show has been in residency at The Excalibur since February 2011.

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President and CEO of SPI Entertainment Adam Steck

Chris Phillips and Lydia AnseFANTASY with Australian Bee Gees 1000 ShowJabbawockeez at Australian Bee Gees 1000Jeff Civillico and Jessica Jannes

THE AUSTRALIAN BEE GEES SHOW performs Saturday through Thursday nights at 7 p.m. in the Thunder From Down Under Showroom at Excalibur Hotel & Casino. Ticket prices range from $44.95 to $59.95 plus taxes and fees. Tickets can be purchased by visiting the Excalibur Box Office, or by visiting abgshow.com or ticketmaster.com  Tickets can also be purchased by calling 702-597-7600.

 

About SPI Entertainment
SPI Entertainment is a leading Production Company & Talent Agency with six successful resident award-winning shows in the entertainment capital of the world, Las Vegas, and more than 10 shows touring internationally. With a successful track record of building entertainment brands and partnering with world class entertainers, SPI has become the preeminent Theatrical Producer & Talent Agency in Las Vegas and beyond. Current Productions include Smokey Robinson Presents: Human Nature – The Motown Show, Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth, Australia’s Thunder From Down Under, Divas – Starring Frank Marino, The Australian Bee Gees Show, Boyz II Men and RockTellz & CockTails Presents Meat Loaf and The Jacksons. www.SPIentertainment.com