Mondays Dark Turns Five with Blowout Celebration on Monday, Dec. 17!

 

CELEBRATION, CHEERS AND CHARITY AT
THE 5TH ANNIVERSARY OF MONDAYS DARK

Philanthropist and Entertainer Mark Shunock Leads End of Year Celebration on Monday, December 17 at The Joint!  More than 40 Charities in one Venue!

 

Break out the champagne, raise a glass and toast Las Vegas’ Philanthropic Event of the Year, Mondays Dark, as they celebrate their 5th Anniversary on Monday, Dec. 17 at The Joint inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas!

 

Mondays Dark begins at 8 p.m. with doors at 7 p.m. $20 and $40 reserved tickets are available now online at www.MondaysDark.com. Tickets are extremely limited, so get them before they’re gone.

 

Guests can enjoy a stellar night of entertainment from Vegas’ top entertainers and bid on luxurious live & silent auction items including art, show and concert tickets, dining packages, spa treatments, jewelry, and more.

 

The 2018 charity partners included White Horse Youth Ranch, St. Jude’s Ranch for Children, Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Miracle Flights, Baby’s Bounty, Tyler Robinson Foundation, HELP of Southern Nevada, New Vista, Positively Arts Foundation, Speedway Children’s Charities, Forgotten Not Gone, Cure 4 The Kids Foundation, Sin Sity Sisters, Leaders in Training (LIT), Down Syndrome Organization of Southern Nevada, Alzheimer’s Association, Officer Down, Adam’s Place, Yellow Pants Project, Children’s Heart Foundation, and Las Vegas Firefighter Youth Hockey.

 

The lineup of entertainers for the event will be announced soon. Mondays Dark will announce the 2019 charity lineup at the anniversary event, with another 21 local charities in store, that’s 42 local organizations under one roof. 2019 will is be a monumental year for Mondays Dark, as the event surpass the $1 million raised for Las Vegas non-profits.

 

Founder Mark Shunock, will once again host the Mondays Dark celebration he began back in 2013 while starring in the hit Broadway musical, “Rock of Ages.”  During his time here, Shunock wanted to give back to Vegas and support local charities in the area.  Enlisting some of his entertainer friends, Mondays Dark was born.  Five years in, Mondays Dark has been named “Best of the City” from Vegas Seven in 2014 and “Best of Vegas” from Las Vegas Weekly the following year.  In addition, Shunock received the 2014 Angel Award for Cultural Advocate/Entertainer of the Year and recently won Best Philanthropist from “Best of Las Vegas” and the Las Vegas Review Journal and the Impact Award from the Association of Fundraising Professionals Las Vegas Chapter for Mondays Dark.

 

Shunock opened The Space, a community-driven arts complex that is the haven of all arts and artists in Las Vegas and is the permanent home to Mondays Dark. During its first two years, The Space has hosted a variety of locally-produced plays and musicals, 21 Mondays Dark events, theater workshops, community gatherings, private parties, concerts by top entertainers, burlesque, comedy showcases and so much more. A few familiar faces seen onstage thus far include Vegas headliner Penn Jillette, award-winning performer John Lloyd Young, Tony-Award winner Alice Ripley, and FX comedy series “Baskets” star and comedian Louie Anderson.

 

Currently, Shunock can be seen as the MC in “Magic Mike Live” and the in-arena host for the Vegas Golden Knights.

 

ABOUT MONDAYS DARK AND THE SPACE:
As Las Vegas’ premier entertainment community and the city’s most anticipated fundraising event, Mondays Dark was founded in November 2013 by entertainer and philanthropist Mark Shunock.  Shunock’s goal was to provide the community a sizzling mix of entertainment, music and comedy while supporting local charities such as Opportunity Village, Nevada SPCA, Orion Cancer Foundation, Keep Memory Alive, AFAN Aid for Aids of Nevada, and Habitat for Humanity to name a few.  Since its launch, Mondays Dark has raised more than $800,000 for Las Vegas charities, one event at a time, one ticket at a time. With the opening of The Space, Mondays Dark opens the doors to a wide variety of additional community outreach to Las Vegas; from local productions to children’s workshops, from targeted fundraisers to Mondays Dark events, and from fashion shows to weddings. For additional information on Mondays Dark, including updates on The Space, programming and charitable events, please visit www.MondaysDark.com or www.thespacelv.com. Connect via Instagram @MondaysDark, Twitter @Mondays_Dark or Facebook at www.facebook.com/MondaysDarkLasVegas. Mondays Dark is a 501(c)3 organization.

 

Channing Tatum’s Magic Mike Live Comes to London

 

CHANNING TATUM’S MAGIC MIKE LIVE
COMES TO LONDON
MAGIC MIKE LIVE TO OPEN AT THE HIPPODROME CASINO ON WEDNESDAY 28 NOVEMBER 2018
PREVIEWING FROM SATURDAY 10 NOVEMBER

 

One year after its acclaimed launch in Las Vegas, Channing Tatum is bringing a brand new production of Magic Mike Live to the Hippodrome Casino in London’s Leicester Square.  Conceived and co-directed by Tatum, Magic Mike Live is a large-scale, live production show based on the hit films Magic Mike and Magic Mike XXL, which will open in The Theatre at the Hippodrome Casino on Wednesday 28 November 2018, following previews from 10 November.

 

The Theatre at the Hippodrome Casino is being transformed into a magical, intimate, 325-seat performance space for Magic Mike Live.  From the bespoke entrance off Cranbourn Street, to the specially curated lounge and bar experience, to the cast of world-class performers, Magic Mike Live is a complete evening of unparalleled entertainment for guests aged 18 and up.  They will enter Magic Mike’s mythical Club Domina and marvel as a group of extraordinary artists perform a 360-degree dance and acrobatic spectacular in front of, behind, and above them.  Sexy dance routines intertwined with one-of-a-kind acts, will be presented by a diverse cast of performers from around the world for this hot new production.

 

“In so many ways Magic Mike Live is a perfect fit for us,” said Simon Thomas, CEO of The Hippodrome Casino.  “Since 1900, the venue has been delighting, shocking and reinventing the way London and its visitors are entertained. This is yet another example of how the Hippodrome resolutely refuses to stand still. As we prepare to close our theatre for a three-month, multi-million pound refurbishment, my senior management and our 730 employees look forward to joining all of London in giving Channing Tatum, the incredibly talented performers and his world-class production team, the warmest welcome the capital can muster.”

 

The show has been hailed as “the modern strip show we deserve” by USA Today and celebrated as “the show that has everything you could ever want” by Glamour UK.

Magic Mike Live in London is co-directed by Channing Tatum and Alison Faulk, with Teresa Espinosa as associate director, and choreographed by Alison Faulk, Teresa Espinosa and Luke Broadlick.  The Executive Producer is Vincent Marini with General Management by David Ian Productions. The production designer is Rachel O’Toole, with scenic design by Rob Bissinger and Anita LaScala (Arda Studio), costume design by Marina Toybina, lighting design by Philip Gladwell and video design by Luke Halls.  Musical supervisor is Jack Rayner, with sound design by Nick Kourtides.  Dreya Weber is aerial choreographer & aerial apparatus designer.  Production management is by Simon Gooding and Matt Jones and casting is by Jason Styres CSA.

 

Magic Mike Live is produced in London by Channing Tatum, Reid Carolin, Greg Jacobs, Peter Kiernan, Steven Soderbergh, Nick Wechsler and United Talent Agency in association with Warner Bros., Vincent Marini, The Hippodrome Casino, Bruce Robert Harris and Jack W. Batman, TSG Entertainment & Ashley DeSimone, Richard Winkler, and The Creative House.

 

LISTINGS INFORMATION
Magic Mike Live
The Theatre at the Hippodrome Casino
Cranbourn Street
Leicester Square
London WC2H 7JH

Website:  www.magicmikelondon.com

Twitter:  @MagicMikeLDN

Facebook:  @MagicMikeLDN

Instagram:  @MagicMikeLiveLDN

Box Office:  0844 453 9091

Performances:  Tuesday to Sunday 7.30pm and Thursday to Sunday 10.00pm

Ticket Prices:  from £29.00 including booking fees

Current Booking Period:  to Sunday 28 April 2019

Running Time:  approximately 90 minutes

Magic Mike Live guests must be at least 18 years to attend – appropriate photo ID will be requested on arrival at the venue – gambleaware.org

 

KENDRA SCOTT CELEBRATES FIRST ANNIVERSARY OF LAS VEGAS STORE WITH THE CAST OF MAGIC MIKE LIVE ON SATURDAY, JUNE 2

 

 

 

 

 

 

KENDRA SCOTT CELEBRATES FIRST ANNIVERSARY OF LAS VEGAS STORE WITH THE CAST OF MAGIC MIKE LIVE ON SATURDAY, JUNE 2

Proceeds from the weekend to benefit Mondays Dark

 

 On Saturday, June 2, leading fashion accessory brand, Kendra Scott will celebrate the first anniversary of its Las Vegas Store located inside the Fashion Show Mall with cast members from the hit Las Vegas show Magic Mike Live. In celebration of the milestone, Kendra Scott will host an in-store event in partnership with Mondays Dark, a locally based variety show founded by Mark Shunock that donates 100% of its proceeds to local charities. Guests that spend $100 or more at Kendra Scott or donate $20 directly to Mondays Dark will have the opportunity to take a photo with cast members from Las Vegas’ “hottest show,” Magic Mike Live. 20 percent of proceeds from June 2 will benefit Mondays Dark.

 

In addition to photos and fun, the day will feature shopping, philanthropy and a lineup of alcohol-infused Sin City cupcakes along with an in-store raffle where lucky winners will receive a pair of tickets to see Magic Mike Live at the Hard Rock Hotel.  Throughout the weekend (June 1-3, 2018), if patrons go in-store or call and mention Mondays Dark, 20 percent of those proceeds will also go back to the charity. For more information, please visit MondaysDark.com.

 

 

ABOUT KENDRA SCOTT

Kendra Scott is a leading fashion accessories brand inspired by the personal experiences, travel, and sense of community of its CEO and designer, Kendra Scott. Sold at premiere retailers including Selfridges (UK), Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom, Bloomingdale’s and over 600 specialty boutiques worldwide, the brand boasts a thriving web business and numerous namesake stores across the country. Kendra Scott is known for its kaleidoscope of beautiful accessories as well as the innovative and customizable Color Bar™ experience. As the brand continues to grow, the company remains true to its founding philosophy of “Family, Fashion, Philanthropy.”

 

ABOUT MAGIC MIKE LIVE LAS VEGAS

Hailed as “the modern strip show we deserve” by USA Today, declared “the most-buzzed-about new production” in Las Vegas by the Las Vegas Review-Journal and celebrated as “the show that has everything you could ever want” by Glamour UK, MAGIC MIKE LIVE LAS VEGAS is an all-new, first-class entertainment experience based on the hit films Magic Mike and Magic Mike XXL. Serving as “the cure to the common male revue” (Las Vegas Sun), the show recreates the mythic Club Domina as a cabaret nightclub space inside the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino that has been fully redesigned to capture the magnetism of the Magic Mike franchise.  The state-of-the-art venue is designed with the capabilities to house a show that features 13 of the hottest and most talented men in the country performing in front of, behind, above and all around the audience.  Conceived by Channing Tatum and co-directed by Tatum and film franchise choreographers Alison Faulk and Teresa Espinosa, the show features sexy and daring themed dance and strip routines punctuated by one of a kind acts from a wildly diverse cast of performers.  MAGIC MIKE LIVE LAS VEGAS is a sizzling 360 degree dance and acrobatic strip tease spectacular guaranteed to bring on the heat.

HARD ROCK HOTEL & CASINO LAS VEGAS & MAGIC MIKE LIVE TO APPEAR ON NBC HIT SHOW THIS IS US – TONIGHT, FEB. 27

 

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HARD ROCK HOTEL & CASINO LAS VEGAS AND MAGIC MIKE LIVE
TO APPEAR ON NBC’S HIT SHOW THIS IS US
TONIGHT, FEB. 27

 

 

Tonight, Tuesday, Feb. 27, NBC’s hit show This is Us takes their luck to Las Vegas at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino and to Las Vegas’ hottest show MAGIC MIKE LIVE LAS VEGAS. Toby and Kate take on the famed city for their bachelor and bachelorette parties in tonight’s all new episode. While Toby goes off with Kate’s brothers, Kate enjoys the sizzling production of MAGIC MIKE LIVE as she celebrates her impending nuptials with her closest friends.

Check local listings for showtimes on NBC in your area.

 

About Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino  is Las Vegas’ off-strip playground, just minutes and less than three miles from McCarran International Airport. Hard Rock Hotel & Casino offers an energetic entertainment and gaming experience with the services and amenities associated with a boutique luxury resort hotel. The property is known for its innovative nightlife and music scene where acts such as The Rolling Stones, Bon Jovi, Paul McCartney, Incubus, Foo Fighters, Carlos Santana, Mötley Crüe, Guns N’ Roses and KISS have all performed. Features of the property include the newly-remodeled 11-story Casino Tower with 640 rooms and suites, 17-story Paradise Tower with 490 rooms and suites; the 15-story HRH All-Suite Tower with 359 suites, eight spa villas and seven penthouse suites, which has received the AAA Four Diamond Award; 60,000 square feet of casino space featuring High-Limit gaming and Asian gaming amenities; 110,000 square feet of flexible meeting and convention space, which was named a Smart Meetings 2016 Platinum Choice Award winner; more than $4 million in rare music memorabilia; Reliquary Spa; Kelly Cardenas Salon – a Paul Mitchell® Focus Salon; 4.8 acres of tropical pool paradise, which was voted as the No. 1 “Best Hotel Pool” in the 2015 USA Today 10Best Readers’ Choice contest; the world-famous pool party Rehab Beach Club; live music/entertainment venues The Joint, Vinyl, Club Domina, the home of Magic Mike Live Las Vegas, and coming in 2018, The Voice: Neon Dreams; restaurants Culinary Dropout, Nobu, Pink Taco, Mr. Lucky’s Café, Goose Island Pub, 福Fú Asian Kitchen, Oyster Bar, Pizza Forte, Dunkin’ Donuts and MB Steak; a fitness center; trendsetting retailers John Varvatos, Affliction, Hart & Huntington Tattoo Co., Chill by Hudson, Hootenanny, Bezel, Day + Night and Shine. For room availability and additional information call 800.HRD.ROCK (800.473.7625) or visit hardrockhotel.com. Follow Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for the latest news and updates.

About MAGIC MIKE LIVE LAS VEGAS
Hailed as “the modern strip show we deserve” by USA Today, declared “the most-buzzed-about new production” in Las Vegas by the Las Vegas Review-Journal and celebrated as “the show that has everything you could ever want” by Glamour UK, MAGIC MIKE LIVE LAS VEGAS is an all-new, first-class entertainment experience based on the hit films Magic Mike and Magic Mike XXL. Serving as “the cure to the common male revue” (Las Vegas Sun), the show recreates the mythic Club Domina as a cabaret nightclub space inside the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino that has been fully redesigned to capture the magnetism of the Magic Mike franchise.  The state-of-the-art venue is designed with the capabilities to house a show that features 13 of the hottest and most talented men in the country performing in front of, behind, above and all around the audience.  Conceived by Channing Tatum and co-directed by Tatum and film franchise choreographers Alison Faulk and Teresa Espinosa, the show features sexy and daring themed dance and strip routines punctuated by one of a kind acts from a wildly diverse cast of performers.  MAGIC MIKE LIVE LAS VEGAS is a sizzling 360-degree dance and acrobatic strip tease spectacular guaranteed to bring on the heat.

 

MAGIC MIKE LIVE LAS VEGAS currently performs Wednesdays through Sundays at 8 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. Ticket prices start at $49, with weekend prices starting at $55. Tickets are available for purchase by phone at 800-745-3000 or online at www.Ticketmaster.com or MagicMikeLiveLasVegas.com. A $45 VIP meet and greet add-on is available with any ticket purchase and includes a meet and greet with the cast and a souvenir photo. For groups of 10 or more, please call 866-633-0195 or email Sales@BASEentertainment.com.

 

For more information, please visit MagicMikeLiveLasVegas.com.