Las Vegas Musical Version of Les Misérables to Raise Money for UNLV Performing Arts Center and Golden Rainbow

LES MISÈRABLES
LAS VEGAS MUSICAL VERSION OF ICONIC LES MISÈRABLES 
TO RAISE MONEY FOR UNLV PERFORMING ARTS CENTER 
AND  GOLDEN RAINBOW
Four shows will feature variety of Las Vegas Talent 

 

 Les Misérables, the musical adaption Victor Hugo’s famous tale of Jean Valjean breaking parole during France’s June Rebellion, will take stage February 7, 8, 14 and 15 at 7 p.m. at UNLV’s Artemus W. Ham Concert Hall. The performance is a fundraiser for UNLV’s Performing Arts Center and School of the Arts in addition to Golden Rainbow, a nonprofit organization that provides housing and financial assistance to those with HIV and AIDS living in Southern Nevada. Tickets begin at $25 and may be purchased at www.unlvtickets.com or by calling (702) 895-ARTS (2787).

 

The musical event of Les Misérables will be lead by musical director Bill Fayne, a popular figure in Las Vegas music who has worked in the past with Barbara Streisand and Clint Holmes. Andrew Wright, head of Ragtag Entertainment, will produce the show. He and Fayne have collaborated for productions including Company, which won them a Best of Las Vegas Award, and Putting It Together at The Smith Center among others.

 

“There is passion on so many levels,” said Wright. “This is a winning combination of direction and performance to help causes dear to our hearts.”

 

The production of Les Misérables features diverse performers from local Strip shows, Broadway, opera and the general community.  Featured performers include:

 

Tim Molyneux, Weekend 1 Jean Valjean
Rock tenor
Randal Keith, Weekend 2 Jean Valjean
A former Jean Valjean in Les Misérables productions including Broadway and member of Las Vegas Phat Pack
Benjamin Loewy, Javert Weekend 1
Local dramatic actor
Carnell Johnson, Javert Weekend 2
Las Vegas opera standout
Ellie Smith, Eponine
Miss Northeast Nevada and 2012 Miss Teen Nevada
Bruce Block, Thernardiere
Comedian and magician who appeared twice on America’s Got Talent
Kellie Wright, Madame Thenardiere
Musical actress and former Jubilee singer
Ayler Evan, Enjolras
Musical performer including Bobby in Company at LVH
Alex Mendoza, Ensemble
Performer at Venetian and recent performer in Fresno Les Misérables production
Cyndi Lee, Ensemble
Former Jubilee singer
Ian Gargantiel, Ensemble
Las Vegas opera standout and Venetian performer
Marco Varela, Ensemble
Seattle Opera tenor

 

More information about Ragtag Entertainment may be found at www.ragtagentertainment.com. For information about UNLV, head to www.unlv.edu and to learn more about Golden Rainbow, visit www.goldenrainbow.org.

Rudy Foundation and The Las Vegas Young Entertainers present Helen Joy¹s Broadway Vignettes

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Rudy Foundation and The Las Vegas Young Entertainers present

Helen Joy’s Broadway Vignettes

WHAT: As part of its youth performing arts initiative, the Rudy Foundation in association with The Las Vegas Young Entertainers present Helen Joy’s Broadway Vignettes. An annual production, which brings together some of Las Vegas’ most talented young performers, Broadway Vignettes is an animated show filled with solo and ensemble performances of songs from Broadway favorites like WickedSeussical, South PacificMatilda the Musical, and Les Miserables.

This year, all proceeds will support the Rudy Foundation Scholarship Fund, a program designed to provide support, awareness, and funding to embolden youth performance programs while bolstering community involvement.

WHO: Helen Joy’s Broadway Vignettes features young performers, ages 7-12, supported by several experienced vocalists and mentors.

WHEN: Friday, August 2 and Saturday, August 3
7p.m. both nights

TICKETS: Tickets are $12 per person and available for purchase online at www.showtix4u.com.

WHERE: Summerlin Library and Performing Arts Center
1771 Inner Circle Drive
Las Vegas, NV 89134

 

Broadway Vignettes is a production that empowers youth in their talented pursuits through its interdisciplinary approach to performance and production preparation using solo and ensemble pieces from Broadway musicals. From initial rehearsals to opening night, the Broadway Vignettes format provides young individuals the education, tools, and resources essential in all steps of the show’s production to performance.

 

About Rudy Foundation:
Rudy Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to strengthening communities by bringing people together, providing scholarship opportunities in the areas of education, sports, and the performing arts, and making a positive impact on the lives of others. For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/RudyFoundation.

 

About Las Vegas Young Entertainers:
Known in Las Vegas throughout the late 1970’s for her production of Helen Joy & the Joy Bells, Joy instructed, directed, and mentored the talented youth of Las Vegas through private lessons and community musical productions affectionately calling her students Helen Joy’s Young Entertainers. A former accomplice of Director Helen Joy, Sandi Jones now continues Helen Joy’s tradition of encouraging youth performing arts in the community directing The Las Vegas Young Entertainers. Now the collective moniker for young students developing their stage and vocal dynamics through private lessons, The Las Vegas Young Entertainers focuses on building personal development and improving self-esteem through performing arts. For more information, visit http://www.thelvye.com.

August Listings: The Smith Center for the Performing Arts

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The Smith Center for the Performing Arts
**August Performance Listings**

 

The Smith Center
Wednesdays and Saturdays, 10:30 a.m.
Free to the public
The Smith Center for the Performing Arts offers free, guided walking tours of the world-class campus on Wednesdays and Saturdays at 10:30 a.m. highlighting its architectural accomplishments, artwork and historic overview. Tours last approximately 60 minutes and are limited to 20 patrons per tour. To register for a tour, please visit www.TheSmithCenter.com.

 
August Show Listings
As of July 2, 2013

 

REYNOLDS HALL

 

Les Misérables
Wednesday-Thursday, August 7-8 at 7:30 p.m., Friday-Sunday, August 9-11 at 2 and 7:30 p.m.
Ticket prices start at $26
Reynolds Hall
Heralded as one of the most moving musicals of all time, “Les Misérables” is an epic and uplifting story that captures the survival of the human spirit. Called “an unquestionably spectacular production from start to finish” by The New York Times, “Les Misérables” is the winner of eight Tony Awards and has been seen by nearly 60 million people worldwide. The musical features its original famed scores including “I Dreamed a Dream,” “On My Own,” “Stars,” “Bring Him Home,” “One Day More,” “Empty Chairs at Empty Tables” and “Master of the House.” Since opening at the Barbican Theatre in 1985, “Les Misérables” has been adapted into 21 different languages in more than 40 countries. Now celebrating its 25th anniversary, the musical features glorious new staging and spectacular reimagined scenery.

An Evening with Willie Nelson & Family
Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 7:30 p.m.
Ticket prices start at $39
Reynolds Hall
With a career spanning more than six decades, country music star, American music legend, and ten-time Grammy®-winner Willie Nelson comes to The Smith Center for the first time since opening night for a one-night-only performance. Nelson is one of the world’s most famous troubadours and a unique interpreter of the Great American Songbook. Historic recordings include “Crazy,” “Hello Walls,” “Red Headed Stranger” and “Stardust.”

Chris Isaak Tour 2013
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 7:30 p.m.
Ticket prices start at $29
Reynolds Hall
With a new set and new wardrobe, Chris Isaak’s ever evolving show will be filled with an intimate mix of his classic hits, classic originals, and classic covers; from Elvis, Johnny Cash, to Jerry Lee from his latest album Beyond the Sun.

An Evening with Lyle Lovett & His Large Band
Friday, August 16, 2013 at 7:30 p.m.
Ticket prices start at $29
Reynolds Hall
A singer, composer and actor, Lyle Lovett has broadened the definition of American music in a career that spans 14 albums. His newest album “Release Me” is quintessential Lyle, mixing a smart collection of originals and songs written by some of his favorite songwriters. “An Evening with Lyle Lovett & His Large Band” will fuse storytelling and sly humor into legendary alt-country music with hints of blues, gospel, and swing for an unforgettable performance.

Buddy Guy with Special Guest Quinn Sullivan
Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 7:30 p.m.
Ticket prices start at $29
Reynolds Hall
For more than 50 years, Guy has been an invaluable American treasure, linking a proud but often underappreciated American musical past with a new generation of master musicians destined to keep the blues alive. The five-time Grammy® Award Winner, Rock n’ Roll Hall of Famer and 2012 Kennedy Honor Recipient belongs to an era that pioneered the blues, working alongside such legendary figures as Muddy Waters, Howlin’ Wolf, Sonny Boy Williamson, Koko Taylor, B.B. King and Little Walter. He’s been a tremendous influence on virtually everyone who’s picked up an electric guitar in the last half century, including Clapton, the Rolling Stones, Jimmy Hendrix, Jimmy Page, Slash, ZZ Top, Stevie Ray Vaughan and John Mayer.

Audi Speaker Series Presents Jimmy Connors: What It Takes
Friday, August 23, 2013 at 7:30 p.m.
Ticket prices start at $32
Reynolds Hall
Tennis icon, coach and author Jimmy Connors will take questions and tell the stories of his life both inside and outside of tennis. One of the most decorated athletes of all time, Jimmy will discuss how his mother, who taught him the game, instilled in him an “us-against-the-world” mentality that he embraced as his birthright. Learn how Jimmy had to be more focused than all the other players; how he had to outthink them. This is a story of rising out of a difficult situation to become the best of the best.

 

CABARET JAZZ

 

Clint Holmes
Friday, August 2, 2013 and Saturday, August 3, 2013 at 8:30 p.m.; Sunday, August 4, 2013 at 2 p.m.
Ticket prices start at $35
Cabaret Jazz
A master entertainer, Clint Holmes never performs the same show twice. Instead, he features a constantly evolving kaleidoscope of music every single night, ranging from contemporary to jazz to Broadway. Showcasing the greatest songwriters from around the world, he creates a spellbinding evening of music that’s both live and alive. August will be INSPIRED.

Billy Stritch sings The Mel Tormé Songbook
Friday, August 23, 2013 and Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 7 p.m.
Ticket prices start at $39
Cabaret Jazz
“Billy Stritch sings the Mel Tormé Songbook” is a tribute to one of the legendary jazz singers of all time, Mel Tormé, and features some of Tormé’s greatest arrangements, including “Just One Of Those Things,” “Lulu’s Back In Town” and “A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square.” Billy, backed by bass and drums, also swings his way through Mel’s great hit songs including “Blue Moon” and “Mountain Greenery” in what Stephen Holden of The New York Times called “a loving tribute from one singer to another!”

 

TROESH STUDIO THEATER

 

Dixie’s Tupperware Party
Thursday, August 1, 2013 through Sunday August 4, 2013 at 7 p.m.
Saturday, August 3, 2013 and Sunday, August 4, 2013 at 3 p.m.
Ticket prices start at $33
Troesh Studio
Dixie Longate, the fast-talking Tupperware Lady, packed up her catalogues, left her children in an Alabama trailer park and took Off-Broadway, London & Melbourne by storm. Now, Dixie travels the country throwing good old fashioned Tupperware Parties filled with outrageously funny tales, heartfelt accounts, giveaways, audience participation and an assortment of Tupperware sold on a theater stage. Loaded with the most up-to-date products available for purchase, see how Ms. Longate became a member of the illustrious “#1 Tupperware Seller in the World” Club, as she educates her guests on the many alternative uses she has discovered for her plastic products! “Not your grandmother’s Tupperware Party!” – NBC’s “The Today Show”

 

About The Smith Center for the Performing Arts
The hallmark of downtown Las Vegas’ 61-acre urban development known as Symphony Park, The Smith Center for the Performing Arts is a public-private partnership that opened in March 2012. Heralded as the city’s Heart of the Arts®, The Smith Center is an architectural triumph and long-awaited cultural achievement that educates and entertains the citizens of Southern Nevada. The $470 million world-class performing arts center offers a blend of performances by resident companies, first-run touring attractions, lectures and internationally acclaimed performers in music, theater and dance. The five-acre campus features four performance spaces including the 2,050-seat Reynolds Hall, a 258-seat Cabaret Jazz club, the 250-seat Troesh Studio Theater and the 1.7-acre Donald W. Reynolds Symphony Park for outdoor concerts. Additionally, the campus is home to the Discovery Children’s Museum that opened in March 2013. For more information about The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, please visit www.TheSmithCenter.com. Keep up with news and events on Facebook and follow The Smith Center on Twitter at @SmithCenterLV.

Season Subscriptions to 2013-2014 Broadway Las Vegas® at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts Now Available

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Season Subscriptions to 2013-2014 Broadway Las Vegas® at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts Now Available

“The Book of Mormon” to anchor season

  

New season subscriptions for the highly anticipated 2013-2014 Broadway Las Vegas® series at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts are now available.

Broadway Las Vegas season subscribers see all of the season productions with exclusive benefits, including the best seats at the best prices, the ability to keep seats from season to season and flexibility to change tickets dates.

The upcoming season, sponsored by Southern Nevada Ford Stores, brings many of Broadway’s most beloved and famed musicals and plays to Las Vegas for the first time. From the creators of “South Park” and winner of nine Tony Awards, “The Book of Mormon” will play a limited engagement June 10 through July 6. Season ticket holders receive priority ticket opportunities to shows; the best way to guarantee seats to “The Book of Mormon.”The 10-show series features timeless Broadway classics as well as some of today’s newest productions. Combined, the celebrated roster of productions represents an impressive 40 Tony® Award wins.

The Broadway Las Vegas 10-show package begins at $273. Tickets for individual performances go on sale at a later date beginning with “Les Miserables” on May 24.

Orders for new subscriptions for the 2013-2014season visiting www.TheSmithCenter.com, by phone at 702-749-2847 or 808-326-6868 (TTY) and at the Box Office located at 361 Symphony Park Ave. On sale dates for tickets to individual shows will be announced at a later date.

For preferred seating and special rates for groups of 10 or more, contact 702-749-2348.

More information on the 10 productions below.

LES MISÉRABLES
Wednesday, Aug. 7 – Sunday, Aug. 11
Cameron Mackintosh presents a brand new 25th anniversary production of Boublil & Schönberg’s legendary musical, “Les Misérables” LES MISÉRABLES, with glorious new staging and dazzlingly reimagined scenery inspired by the paintings of Victor Hugo. This new production has been acclaimed by critics, fans and new audiences and is breaking box office records wherever it goes. The New York Times calls this “Les Misérables” “an unquestionably spectacular production from start to finish.” NY1-TV proclaims “musical theatre fans can rejoice: ‘Les Miz’ is born again.”

 

THE WIZARD OF OZ
Tuesday, Sept. 10 – Sunday, Sept. 15
An enchanting adaptation of Frank Baum’s 1900 novel “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz” and the timeless 1939 MGM screenplay, “The Wizard of Oz” is an Andrew Lloyd Webber production entirely reconceived for the stage. Featuring the classic songs from the Oscar®-winning movie score, including “Over the Rainbow,” “We’re Off to See the Wizard” and “If I Only Had a Brain,” “The Wizard of Oz” opened in March 2011 and features character favorites Dorothy, Scarecrow, Tin Man, Lion and Toto as well as new songs from Webber and Tim Rice.

 

WAR HORSE
Wednesday, Oct. 2 – Sunday, Oct. 6
A heart-warming tale of loyalty and friendship, and winner of five 2011 Tony Awards, “War Horse” tells the story of young Albert and his beloved horse, Joey. This powerfully moving and imaginative drama, filled with stirring music and songs, is a show of phenomenal inventiveness that is currently playing to packed houses in London and around the world. At its heart are astonishing life-sized puppets created by South Africa’s Handspring Puppet Company, that bring to life breathing, galloping, charging horses strong enough for men to ride.

 

SISTER ACT
Tuesday, Oct. 15 – Sunday, Oct. 20
“Sister Act” is Broadway’s feel-amazing musical comedy smash. The New York Post calls it “Ridiculously fun,” and audiences are jumping to their feet in total agreement. Featuring original music by eight-time Oscar® winner Alan Menken (“Beauty and the Beast,”“The Little Mermaid,”“Little Shop of Horrors”), “Sister Act” tells the story of Deloris Van Cartier, a wannabe diva whose life takes a surprising turn when she witnesses a crime and the cops hide her in the last place anyone would think to look—a convent. Under the suspicious watch of Mother Superior, Deloris helps her fellow sisters find their voices as she unexpectedly rediscovers her own.

EVITA
Tuesday, Nov. 26 – Sunday, Dec. 1
Eva Perón used her beauty and charisma to rise meteorically from the slums of Argentina to the presidential mansion as First Lady. Adored by her people as a champion for the poor, she became one of the most powerful women in the world — while her greed, outsized ambition and fragile health made her one of the most tragic. “Evita” tells Eva’s passionate and unforgettable true story, and features some of theater’s most beautiful songs, including “Don’t Cry for Me Argentina,” “Another Suitcase in Another Hall” and “High Flying, Adored.” Don’t miss the stunning new production of “Evita,” directed by Michael Grandage and choreographed by Rob Ashford, that Channel 4 New York calls “The hottest ticket in town!”

MAMMA MIA!
Tuesday, Jan 7Sunday, Jan. 12
“MAMMA MIA!” is the ultimate feel-good show that has audiences coming back again and again to relive the thrill. The smash-hit musical combines ABBA’s greatest hits, including “Dancing Queen,” “S.O.S.,” “Super Trouper,” “Take A Chance on Me” and “The Winner Takes It All,” with an enchanting tale of love, laughter and friendship.

FLASHDANCE – THE MUSICAL
Tuesday, Jan. 28 – Sunday, Feb. 2
Celebrating its 30th anniversary, the pop culture phenomenon “Flashdance” tells the inspiring and unforgettable story of Alex Owens, a Pittsburgh steel mill welder by day and a bar dancer by night with dreams of one day becoming a professional performer. When romance with her steel mill boss threatens to complicate her ambitions, Alex learns the meaning of love and its power to fuel the pursuit of her dream. Featuring a score that includes the biggest hit songs from the original movie, the stage musical also features 16 brand new songs with music by Robbie Roth and lyrics by Robert Cary and Robbie Roth.

THE GERSHWINS’ PORGY AND BESS
Tuesday, April 15 – Sunday, April 20
Time Magazine exclaims “The Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess” is, “A don’t miss theatre event! The #1 Broadway musical of the year.” Winner of the 2012 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical, “The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess” features stunning new staging, accompanied by a magnificent 23-piece orchestra and includes such legendary songs as “Summertime,” “It Ain’t Necessarily So” and “I Got Plenty of Nothing.” Praised by the New Yorker as “A great achievement!,” the classic story is set in Charleston’s fabled Catfish Row, where the beautiful Bess struggles to break free from her scandalous past that can only be rescued by the courageous Porgy. Threatened by her formidable former lover Crown, and the seductive enticements of the colorful troublemaker Sporting Life, Porgy and Bess’ relationship evolves into a deep romance that triumphs as one of theater’s most exhilarating love stories.

ONCE
Tuesday, May 20 – Sunday, May 25
Winner of eight 2012 Tony Awards including Best Musical and winner of the 2013 Grammy® Award for Best Musical Theater Album, “ONCE” is a truly original Broadway experience. Featuring an impressive ensemble of actor/musicians who play their own instruments onstage, “ONCE” tells the enchanting tale of a Dublin street musician who’s about to give up on his dream when a beautiful young woman takes a sudden interest in his haunting love songs. As the chemistry between them grows, his music soars to powerful new heights but their unlikely connection turns out to be deeper and more complex than an everyday romance. Emotionally captivating and theatrically breathtaking, “ONCE” draws audiences in from the very first note and never lets go. It’s an unforgettable story about going for your dreams, not living in fearand the power of music to connect all of us.

THE BOOK OF MORMON
Tuesday, June 10 – Sunday, July 6
Ben Brantley of The New York Times calls it “the best musical of this century.” Entertainment Weekly says it’s “the funniest musical of all time.” From “South Park” creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone, it’s “The Book of Mormon,” winner of nine Tony Awards including Best Musical. Jon Stewart of “The Daily Show” calls it a “crowning achievement. So good it makes me angry.”

 

 

About The Smith Center for the Performing Arts

The hallmark of downtown Las Vegas’ 61-acre urban development known as Symphony Park, The Smith Center for the Performing Arts is a public-private partnership that opened in March 2012. Heralded as the city’s Heart of the Arts®, The Smith Center is an architectural triumph and long-awaited cultural achievement that educates and entertains the citizens of Southern Nevada. The $470 million world-class performing arts center offers a blend of performances by resident companies, first-run touring attractions, lectures and internationally acclaimed performers in music, theater and dance. The five-acre campus features four performance spaces including the 2,050-seat Reynolds Hall, a 258-seat Cabaret Jazz club, the 250-seat Troesh Studio Theater and the 1.7-acre Donald W. Reynolds Symphony Park for outdoor concerts. Additionally, the campus is home to the Discovery Children’s Museum that opened in March 2013. For more information about The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, please visit www.TheSmithCenter.com. Keep up with news and events on Facebook and follow The Smith Center on Twitter at @SmithCenterLV.

 

 

*PHOTOS/VIDEO* The Smith Center brings 10 Broadway shows and 40 Tony Awards® to Las Vegas in 2013-2014

The Smith Center brings 10 Broadway shows and 40 Tony Awards® to Las Vegas in 2013-2014

It was a monumental evening tonight at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts as president and CEO, Myron Martin, hosted the center’s first-ever President’s Reception. Held in the intimate Troesh Studio Theatre inside Boman Pavilion, Martin welcomed guests to an evening of cocktails and hors d’oeuvres as he remarked on the success of The Smith Center’s first year before announcing the 2013-2014 Broadway Las Vegas® season.

Sponsored by Southern Nevada Ford Stores, the upcoming Broadway Las Vegas season is comprised of 10 of Broadway’s most beloved productions featuring many timeless classics and some of the most recent smash hits. Combined, the 10-part series, which includes the previously announced “The Book of Mormon,” brings an impressive 40 Tony Awards® to Las Vegas.

After unveiling the new season, Martin welcomed a surprise guest to the stage – the star of one of the upcoming productions, Joey from “War Horse.” At 10-feet long and eight-feet tall, Joey is the astonishing horse puppet that brings the timeless book and classic screenplay to life on stage. Controlled by three specialized puppeteers, each with different roles, Joey entertained guests and brought smiles into the room as he demonstrated stage techniques and galloped across the theater.

The upcoming season includes “Les Misérables,” Wednesday, Aug. 7 – Sunday, Aug. 11; “The Wizard of Oz,” Tuesday, Sept. 10 – Sunday, Sept. 15; “War Horse,” Wednesday, Oct. 2 – Sunday, Oct. 6; “Sister Act,” Tuesday, Oct. 15 – Sunday, Oct. 20; Evita,” Tuesday, Nov. 26 – Sunday, Dec. 1; “Mamma Mia!” Tuesday, Jan 7 – Sunday, Jan. 12; “Flashdance – The Musical” Tuesday, Jan. 28 – Sunday, Feb. 2; “The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess,” Tuesday, April 15 – Sunday, April 20; “Once,” Tuesday, May 20 – Sunday, May 25; and “The Book of Mormon,” Tuesday, June 10 – Sunday, July 6.

Guests also enjoyed signature cocktails provided by Wirtz inspired by the Broadway Las Vegas season and exquisitely presented hors d’oeuvres spreads created by Culinary Arts Catering.

For more information on the 2013-2014 Broadway Las Vegas season, including subscription information for current and prospective season ticket holders, visit www.TheSmithCenter.com.

Photo Credit Erik Kabik

‘Broadway Celebration’ Debuts at The Broadway Theater at New York-New York Hotel & Casino

‘Broadway Celebration’ Debuts at The Broadway Theater at
New York-New York Hotel & Casino

New York New York Hotel & Casino welcomes “Broadway Celebration,” a New York-style extravaganza featuring Broadway’s most renowned show tunes. The unforgettable show premieres Sept. 1, and will perform Tuesday – Sunday (dark Monday) at 6 p.m.

Presented by producer David King and Spirit Productions, “Broadway Celebration” takes audiences from the neon lights of The Strip to the bright lights of Broadway. The show is a non-stop tribute to hit songs from the world’s most renowned musicals including “Phantom of the Opera,” “Cabaret,” “Chicago,” “Grease,” “Cats,” “Hairspray” and “Les Misérables,” among others. Combining the most popular Broadway hits into one exceptional production, the show is a must-see experience.

The Broadway Theater is also home to “Dancing Queen,” the hottest ‘70s party on The Strip. Transporting audiences back to a time when disco ruled and the fun was non-stop, the dance celebration features timeless songs of the era including favorites by the legendary group ABBA such as “Dancing Queen” and “Waterloo.” The show also celebrates highlights from the blockbuster ‘70s film “Saturday Night Fever.” The glittering production stars singers and dancers clad in beautiful costumes stepping to dazzling choreography.

Tickets for “Broadway Celebration” and “Dancing Queen” start at $49.95 each, plus tax and service charges, but for a limited time only, guests can enjoy both shows for $69, plus tax and service fees. Tickets are now on sale at the Zumanity box office at New York-New York. To charge by phone with a major credit card, call New York-New York at (866) 606-7111 or (702) 740-6969.  Tickets also are available for purchase at newyorknewyork.com.

About New York-New York:
Inspired by the famous energy and landmarks of New York City, New York-New York Hotel & Casino features 12 New York-style skyscrapers showcasing 2,023 guest rooms and suites.  Other featured Big Apple icons include a 150-foot-tall replica of the Statue of Liberty and a 300-foot-long replica of the Brooklyn Bridge.  Within the resort, guests discover all the energy and excitement of the city that never sleeps, from enticing entertainment including the provocative and sensuous Cirque du Soleil® production, Zumanity, the thrilling Roller Coaster and the fun-filled dueling pianos of Bar at Times Square to tantalizing restaurants such as The Sporting House Bar & Grill, Gallagher’s Steakhouse, Il Fornaio and Nine Fine Irishmen, an authentic pub offering the best of Irish drink, food and music.  Additionally, New York-New York offers more than 24,000 square feet of meeting space and a rejuvenating spa and salon.  New York-New York is a wholly owned subsidiary of MGM Resorts International™ (NYSE: MGM).  For more information and reservations, visit newyorknewyork.com or call toll free at (866) 815-4365 or find us on Facebook and Twitter.

 

About Spirit Productions:
Spirit Productions is one of the most successful theatrical production companies in the world today. The company has more than 20 hit shows touring the world to critical acclaim.  Its flagship show “Spirit of the Dance” has received nine global awards and has been seen by more than 30 million people worldwide. Spirit Productions provides a unique portfolio of shows to theaters, casino and corporate events across the country and worldwide.