La Cage Set to Reopen at Riviera Hotel & Casino on Wednesday, Feb. 29

Back By Popular Demand – The Original and Most Famous Female Impersonator Show is Back Home at the Riviera Hotel & Casino

La Cage, the original and world’s most famous female impersonator show, is coming back home to the Riviera Hotel & Casino by popular demand, opening Wednesday, Feb. 29 at 7:30pm in the Crazy Girls Showroom.

Longtime producer and director of the show, Norbert Aleman, saiys, “I am so excited and proud to be opening La Cage back at the Riviera. The cast is just incredible, you won’t believe your eyes or the authenticity of the talent, and La Cage is, of course, “the original” and one of the longest-running shows on the Strip for 27 years strong. It’s a must-see!”

La Cage star Jimmy Emerson has performed as the comedy lead and alternate host of the show for more than 27 years, and is overjoyed to be coming back home to the original venue inside the Riviera after an extended tour of Europe. Emerson heads the talented cast as the show’s hilarious emcee, impersonating the outrageous trailer-trash bimbo, Tammy Spraynette. The show is fabulous and funny. Jimmy Emerson, the number one comedic female impersonator, has that kind of incredible sense of humor that draws you to him and makes you feel like you’ve known him all your life. Other unbelievable talents in the show impersonate celebrities Britney Spears, Madonna, Lady Gaga, Liza Minnelli, Dolly Parton, Celine Dion, Barbra Streisand, Reba McEntire, and Bette Midler.

La Cage Starring Jimmy Emerson takes the stage Wednesdays through Mondays at 7:30pm in the Crazy Girls Showroom inside the Riviera Hotel & Casino. Tickets are available at the Riviera box office or at www.RivieraHotel.com.

About The Riviera Hotel & Casino
Celebrating more than 55 years of non-stop entertainment, the newly renovated Riviera Hotel & Casino is one of the iconic gaming and hotel destinations in Las Vegas. Located on the north end of the Las Vegas Strip, the Riviera brings a rich tradition of quality, service and hospitality excellence. The Riviera features more than 2,000 rooms and suites as well as 160,000 square feet of meeting space. Headlining entertainment includes Confessions of a Rock Star, starring Pat DiNizio from The Smithereens, the legendary Crazy Girls and nightly performances inside the Riviera Comedy Club. The Royale Pavilion hosts some of the top names in music and entertainment. R Steak & Seafood headlines wonderful dining options, providing “affordable elegance” in a modern setting.

With more than 100,000 square feet of casino space, the Riviera offers convenient gaming options for locals and visitors alike. Table game features include 10x odds on Craps, Single-0 Roulette and 3/2 Single Deck Blackjack, the only casino on the Las Vegas Strip where those odds are available. The Riviera has an expansive Asian Table Gaming area, poker area and more than 900 slot machines. Lucky’s Race & Sports Book offers 37 high-definition televisions, individual carrels for horseplayers and the only walk-up wagering window in Las Vegas’ main corridor. For more information on any of the property’s amenities, visit www.RivieraHotel.com .

“Name That Tune” marks its return with live game show at Imperial Palace Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas

 

“Name That Tune” marks its return with live game show at

Imperial Palace Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas

Las Vegas favorites, Chris Phillips and Marley Taylor of Zowie Bowie, to host live version of the classic game show

 

“Name That Tune,” one of America’s most beloved game shows of all time, makes its live debut at Imperial Palace Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, beginning Thursday, August 18. An up-to-date, fast-paced version of the iconic daytime game show, Name That Tune Live! will give 100 participants per show the chance to win thousands of dollars in cash and prizes. With a live DJ, a musical catalog ranging from country to rock n’ roll to Broadway show tunes to Lady Gaga and an amazing set by Emmy Award-winning designer Andy Walmsley, (“American Idol,” “So You Think You Can Dance,” and “The Sing Off,” among others), Name That Tune Live! will be an interactive experience unlike any other and one of the best entertainment values on the famed Las Vegas Strip.

 

“Of the many great shows we’ve produced in Las Vegas over the years, the interactive nature and iconic musical history Name That Tune Live! brings to the Las Vegas Strip have me particularly excited,” said Adam Steck, founder and CEO of SPI Entertainment. “It will help fill a void in the Las Vegas entertainment scene, providing musical fun with a very affordable price.”

 

Talented duo and Las Vegas favorites, Chris Phillips and Marley Taylor of Zowie Bowie, will guide the contestants along a musical escapade, including many of the famous games and several new twists to the old format. Since moving to Las Vegas from Arizona in 2006, Zowie Bowie has established itself as one of the city’s favorite bands. Their unbridled energy and high-voltage band creates a sizzling and sexy sound, that has become a Las Vegas mainstay.

 

“Imperial Palace offers some of the best entertainment options Las Vegas has to offer and Name That Tune Live! is no different,” said Rick Mazer, President of Imperial Palace Hotel & Casino. “The television game show has been an American icon for almost 60 years and I know that the stage version will offer our guests a fun, interactive and memorable experience.”

“‘Name That Tune’ is a brand most people know and love,” said Noah Rubenstein, Prestige Entertainment Group LLC. “With the proliferation of music today, we are excited to be bringing Name That Tune Live! to Las Vegas. It’s a game many people grew up watching, and for those who are new to it, it is easy to play. It’s in the name.”

 

Produced by SPI Entertainment in association with Panacea Entertainment, Name That Tune Live! will run Wednesday through Monday, dark on Tuesdays, in the Human Nature Theatre at Imperial Palace Hotel & Casino at 3 p.m. There will be an additional 7:30 p.m. performance on Fridays. Tickets are $49.95 plus tax and applicable fees and can be purchased at the Imperial Palace box office, by calling 1-888-777-7664 or visiting imperialpalace.com. For group reservations of 12 or more, call 702-967-4799 or email jschneider1@caesars.com or darnson@caesars.com. Prices, show dates and times are subject to change without notice. Tickets are non-refundable, non-exchangeable and cannot be combined with any other offer.

 

Created by Harry Salter, “Name That Tune” premiered on NBC Radio in 1952 and was followed by its prime time television premiere on NBC and CBS in 1953. After a four-year run and a 17-year hiatus, the show returned to NBC from 1974 – 1981, with Tom Kennedy and then Jim Lange as the hosts. The reincarnation of the show featured four rounds, including the famous “Golden Medley” round of guessing seven songs in less than 30 seconds. “Name That Tune” featured several famous singers through its run including, Kathie Lee Gifford and Steve March.

 

About SPI Entertainment
SPI Entertainment Inc. is a leading Production Company & Talent Agency with six successful resident award-winning shows in the entertainment capital of the world, Las Vegas, and over 10 shows touring internationally.
 
About Prestige Entertainment Group LLC
Prestige Entertainment Group LLC is a boutique marketing services and promotions company that supports its partners’ promotional and premium needs on a global basis. Prestige Entertainment Group LLC has a vast network of sources and has partnered with such global brands as Exxon Mobil, Miller, Energizer, Colgate and countless others. Prestige Entertainment Group LLC is led by the Rubenstein family, in North Hollywood, with more than 50 years in business and extensive experience in more than 45 countries.
 
About Imperial Palace Las Vegas
Centrally located in the heart of the Las Vegas Strip, Imperial Palace Hotel and Casino is famous for its comfortable atmosphere and friendly customer service. The resort offers 2,640 rooms and suites, nearly 75,000 square-feet of casino space offering world-class gaming and 40,000 square-feet of meeting and banquet space. Celebrity impersonating “Dealertainers,” bring high energy to the casino floor as they sing, dance and deal while top-notch entertainers dazzle audiences including Australia’s singing sensation “Human Nature” and Frank Marino’s “Divas Las Vegas.” A must-see attraction includes The Auto Collections, the world’s largest classic car showroom with more than $200 million of inventory on display and for sale. For more information visit imperialpalace.com. Find Imperial Palace on Facebook – facebook.com/imperialpalace and follow on Twitter – twitter.com/imperialpalace.
 
Imperial Palace, along with all Caesars Entertainment Las Vegas resorts, including Caesars Palace, Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino, Paris Las Vegas, Flamingo Las Vegas, Harrah’s, Bally’s, Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino and Bill’s Gamblin’ Hall & Saloon, proudly prohibit adding hidden resort fees to hotel guest room rates. For information on No Resort Fees visit caesars.com/vegasnoresortfees.

Four Queens Hotel & Casino thrilled with ‘La Cage’ opener

Four Queens Hotel & Casino thrilled with ‘La Cage’ opener
An Evening At La Cage quietly opened last Wednesday at the Four Queens Hotel & Casino, on its way to its upcoming grand opening. Audiences and management could not be happier with the new show.
Star of  An Evening At La Cage Jimmy Emerson said, “This is the La Cage I envisioned. It is just amazing to see it come to life. It’s only been a few days now, but the audiences have been so enthusiastic. They obviously love this show. I love this show. I want everybody to love this show.”
Lisa Robinson, director of communications and entertainment for the Four Queens, said on Thursday, “I have been in my office all morning buzzing around telling everyone who asks how excited I am about the show—and people are asking!”
An Evening at La Cage is produced by Starr Pro Productions with a special licensing agreement with producer Norbert Aleman and features not only the considerable comedic talents of Jimmy Emerson but a stellar cast of actors who provide a non-stop, high-powered presentation full of brilliant impersonations of some of America’s most recognizable entertainers, including Lady Gaga, Barbra Streisand, Carrie Underwood, Madonna, Reba McEntire, Jennifer Lopez and Michael Jackson. Cast members are Brent Allen, Ryan Zink, Andrew Ryan, Carlos Rodriguez,  Jay Sanchez and Lane Lassiter.
Show times are 9 pm, Wednesday through Sunday. For tickets, buy online at tickets.fourqueens.com or contact the Four Queens box office, 1-800-634-6045 or 702-387-5175. The La Cage website is lacagefourqueens.com.

Blue Man Group Adds Lady Gaga Props And “Bad Romance” PVC Instrumental To Nightly Performances

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
BLUE MAN GROUP ADDS LADY GAGA PROPS AND

“BAD ROMANCE” PVC INSTRUMENTAL TO NIGHTLY PERFORMANCES

 

Blue Man Group debuts creative additions to nightly shows including a PVC instrumental of Lady Gaga’s famed single “Bad Romance.” In true Lady Gaga style, Blue Man Group plays the extremely popular tune while donning some of the icon’s famous looks including the lobster and gyroscope hats. “Bad Romance” is one of several classic and hit songs performed by the Blue Men on the PVC instrument.

About Blue Man Group Las Vegas
Wildly popular around the world, Blue Man Group defies simple description. A musical feast? Yes. A roller coaster of comedy? Absolutely. A stunning mix of technology and raw imagination? You bet. It’s all that and so much more. This explosion of color, humor, music, and technology comes to life every night in the custom-built Blue Man Group theatre at The Venetian® in Las Vegas. The show’s contagious energy engages the audience, thrilling adults and kids alike. It’s intense, exciting, interactive and above all – a must-see.

Ticket prices start at $59 plus tax and service fees. Call 702.414.9001 or 1.800.blueman for ticket and show information. Special military and children’s pricing available. Ask about Blue Man Group’s dinner and VIP packages. Blue Man Group will be moving to the Monte Carlo Resort & Casino in the fall of 2012. Visitwww.blueman.com/vegas for more information.