BRINGING HAPPY BACK EXPERIENCE TO DEBUT LIVE FROM LAS VEGAS JANUARY 31

BRINGING HAPPY BACK EXPERIENCE TO DEBUT LIVE FROM 
LAS VEGAS JANUARY 31, 2019
 
The suicide awareness event will utilize art, dance, music and video to promote mental wellness and inspire people to fight for their lives
WHAT:  The Bringing Happy Back Experience is a one-of-a-kind, interactive event that will encourage the community to share personal stories, experiences and talents with the sole purpose of helping others find their way back from tragedy, depression or adversity. Las Vegas will unite to assure the rest of the world that their lives matter, empowering people to fight for their lives, ask for the help they deserve, and get their happy back. The memorable evening will be filled with entertainment, education, and empowerment, beginning with a cocktail reception and informative expo including live music and vendor stations – all strategically crafted to motivate and encourage individuals to do whatever it takes to create a healthier and happier life. Over 300 colleges and universities nationwide will be live-streaming the event to boost awareness among students and faculty. A portion of ticket proceeds will benefit the American Foundation For Suicide Prevention.
WHO:A memorable lineup of various locally and nationally recognized talent will amuse guests, including: Brandon Nix of Baz and Rock of Ages, Douglas Crawford of Jersey Boys, Shaun Degraff, Ofi, The Soul Juice Band, Xico Peligroso, Jaclyn McSpadden of Vegas The Show, Anne Martinez of Baz and Alice Steampunk, Ashley Fuller, James Simpson, Paul Johnson, Tom Yankton, former member of the Rascal Flattsand more.
WHEN:The event will take place on January 31st, 2019 at 6:30 p.m.
WHERE:The Bringing Happy Back Experience will take place at Myron’s Cabaret located inside the Smith Center For The Performing Arts: 361 Symphony Park Avenue, Las Vegas, NV 89106.
Why: Event founder and producer Tonya Farrens lost her father to suicide in 2015. The event is taking place in commemoration of his 73rd birthday, as well as a means of taking away the stigma of suicide, and to let people know that it’s okay not to be okay.
Sponsorship opportunities are available for this event, but limited. For more information, please visit www.bringinghappyback.org [bringinghappyback.org] or call 702-426-2488. Tickets are now on sale by visiting www.thesmithcenter.com [thesmithcenter.com].

house seats Las Vegas Announces The Set List to Benefit Rudy Foundation, July 9

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house seats Las Vegas Announces The Set List to Benefit Rudy Foundation, July 9

 

house seats Las Vegas, in conjunction with Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, presents The Set List, an exciting celebration of great albums in music history. The Set List continues its season by honoring the top selling album of 1987, Slippery When Wet by Bon Jovi. The special event, benefiting Rudy Foundation, will take place Thursday, July 9 at 11 p.m at Vinyl inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. Tickets are now on sale at www.houseseatspresents.com.

 

Slippery When Wet, a concert celebration, will feature Las Vegas vocalists Brandon Nix, Lily Arce, and Paul Johnson alongside the musical styling of Vincent Verderame and various members of the Las Vegas Blue Man Group band. Brandon Nix has been living and rocking in Vegas for 11 years can be seen performing nightly in “Rock of Ages” at The Venetian. The talented Lily Arce can be seen in “FANTASY” at the Luxor Hotel & Casino, as well as the highly acclaimed Cirque du Soleil show “O” at Bellagio Hotel & Casino.

 

Bringing his voice to Las Vegas, Paul Johnson appeared in “Peepshow” and has been seen on Holland America Cruise Lines and at Tuacahn Regional Theater. Musical director for Slippery When Wet is Vince Verderame, who has played with Blue Man Group Las Vegas as well as Blue Man Group touring for the last 15 years.

 

Slippery When Wet was released on August 18, 1986 and went on to sell over 25 million copies worldwide. The best selling album includes such iconic songs, “You Give Love a Bad Name,” “Livin’ on a Prayer”, and “Wanted Dead or Alive.” All songs from this album will be performed in their entirety. A portion of the proceeds from this event will directly benefit Rudy Foundation.

 

Rudy Foundation is a 501©(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.

 

Tickets for Slippery When Wet are $20 for general admission and $30 for reserved seating.

 

house seats presents The Set List celebrates great albums in music history by paying tribute to the album and creating exciting new arrangements. Future performances for The Set List include, Michael Jackson’s Thriller in October and Frank Sinatra’s The Main Event in December.

 

house seats, LLC was born almost 10 years ago out of a necessity for shows in Las Vegas to continue to have full house audiences. Loosely based on the term “papering the house,” house seats built a custom online platform for matching its members to the audience that shows needed. Las Vegas based house seats began offering access to complimentary tickets and offers unique experiences to its paid membership.

 

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is Las Vegas’ off-strip playground, just minutes and less than three miles from McCarran International Airport. The premier destination entertainment resort is owned by Brookfield Real Estate Finance Fund II and managed by WG-Harmon, LLC, a subsidiary of Warner Gaming, LLC. Built in 1995, the property completed a $750 million expansion in 2010. Hard Rock Hotel & Casino offers an energetic entertainment and gaming experience with the services and amenities associated with a boutique luxury resort hotel.

 

Rudy Foundation is a 501©(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. Its subsidiary, Rudy International Motivational Speakers Ltd., was honored with the 2014 Best of Henderson Award in the Trade Show Arrangement category by the Henderson Award Program. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/rudyfoundation.