‘Up, Up & Away’ Starring Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis, Jr. and
‘An Evening With’ Night Ranger Perform at The Orleans Showroom in April
The Orleans Showroom will bring highly acclaimed entertainers to The Orleans Hotel and Casino in April, including “Up, Up & Away” Starring Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis, Jr. and “An Evening With” Night Ranger. April entertainment will also feature free live entertainment at Bourbon Street Lounge, Prime Rib Loft and Bailiwick All American Pub + Eatery throughout the month.
For a full lineup of entertainment acts at Boyd Gaming citywide properties, visit: www.boydgaming.com/headliner-event-calendar.
The Orleans Showroom
“Up, Up & Away” Starring Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis, Jr.
Saturday, April 4
“Up, Up and Away” starring Marilyn McCoo and Billy Davis, Jr. is a musical celebration of their iconic hits and tributes to musical legends, including The 5th Dimension and The Beatles.
McCoo and Davis will perform their celebrated pop-soul classics, including “Up, Up and Away,” “Aquarius/Let The Sunshine In,” “Worst That Could Happen,” “Stoned Soul Picnic,” “Sweet Blindness,” “Wedding Bell Blues” and “One Less Bell to Answer.”
McCoo and Davis, both former members of The 5th Dimension, have long careers as recording artists, performers and authors. The couple has won seven Grammy Awards in addition to earning 15 gold and three platinum records. In 2004, the couple wrote a book celebrating more than 45 years of marriage and shared their secrets to staying happy. On television, the couple starred in the “The Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis, Jr. Show,” the first variety series starring an African-American musical couple.
McCoo and Davis have also found success in their solo careers. McCoo hosted the popular television music series “Solid Gold” for five years, and Davis accomplished his lifelong dream when he recorded a religious album titled, “Let Me Have a Dream” with gospel legend the Rev. James Cleveland.
Showtime is 8 p.m. Tickets start at $34.95 plus tax and fees, and can be purchased by calling Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000; online at www.orleanscasino.com; or in-person at The Orleans, Suncoast, Gold Coast, Sam’s Town, Aliante, Cannery and Eastside Cannery. Tickets may also be purchased the day of the show (depending upon availability) at the venue box office.
“An Evening With” Night Ranger
Saturday, April 18
The group earned international acclaim in the early ‘80s with the release of its debut album “Dawn Patrol” and its hit single, “Don’t Tell Me You Love Me.” Their follow-up effort, 1984’s “Midnight Madness,” contained Night Ranger’s best-known hit, “Sister Christian,” as well as “When You Close Your Eyes” and “Rock in America.” “Sister Christian” peaked at No. 5 on the Billboard charts. Both albums went on to receive platinum status, as did the band’s third album “Seven Wishes,” which was released in 1985.
With a career spanning more than 35 years, Night Ranger has sold more than 17 million albums worldwide and performed for audiences around the world. The band released its latest album “Don’t Let Up” in 2017 and newest single, “Truth,” in 2018.
Night Ranger consists of Jack Blades on vocals and bass guitar, Kelly Keagy on drums and vocals, Brad Gillis and Keri Kelli on lead and rhythm guitar and Eric Levy on keyboard.
Showtime is 8 p.m. Tickets start at $40 plus tax and fees, and can be purchased by calling Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000; online at www.orleanscasino.com; or in-person at The Orleans, Suncoast, Gold Coast, Sam’s Town, Aliante, Cannery and Eastside Cannery. Tickets may also be purchased the day of the show (depending upon availability) at the venue box office.
Bourbon Street Lounge
Bourbon Street is a modern 140-seat lounge where guests can enjoy free-spirited productions from the best in live entertainment, unobscured sightlines throughout the venue and a video poker bar. Schedule is subject to change.
April 1, 15, 22 and 29 Showtime All-Stars 7 p.m. – 10 p.m.
April 2, 16, 23 and 30 PUSH 9 p.m. – 1 a.m.
April 3 and 4 Nitro 9 p.m. – 1 a.m.
April 6-12 Rockabilly Varies
April 14 Jerry Tiffe 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
April 17-18 Premier 9 p.m. – 1 a.m.
April 21 Swing It Girls 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
April 28 Kimmie & The Keepsakes 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Prime Rib Loft
Famous for its delectable cuts of prime rib and classic ambiance, Prime Rib Loft will showcase free live entertainment throughout the month to pair perfectly with its memorable dining experiences. Schedule is subject to change.
Sundays in April Calvin Brooks 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Bailiwick All American Pub + Eatery offers a fun and lively environment with handcrafted gastropub fare, specialty cocktails, an expansive draft and craft beer selection and free live entertainment throughout the month. For Bailiwick’s April entertainment lineup, visit www.orleanscasino.com/dine/casual-dining/bailiwick.
About The Orleans Hotel and Casino
Located just minutes from the world-famous Las Vegas Strip, The Orleans Hotel and Casino is a Boyd Gaming casino resort featuring more than 1,800 newly renovated guest rooms and suites, a diverse selection of remarkable dining experiences, and chart-topping entertainers performing weekly. The Orleans offers a rich resort experience with exceptional dining experiences, like Alder & Birch Cocktails and Dining, Ondori Asian Kitchen and Bailiwick. The casino floor features all the hottest new slot machines and 60 table games, including Blackjack, Roulette, Baccarat and more. Additional amenities include a 52-lane bowling alley, an 18-screen movie theater, a spa, a poker room, a keno lounge, and a race and sports book. More information on The Orleans Hotel and Casino can be found at www.orleanscasino.com, on Facebook and Twitter. The Orleans Hotel and Casino is a property of Boyd Gaming. Founded in 1975, Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE: BYD) is a leading geographically diversified operator of 29 gaming entertainment properties in 10 states. With one of the most experienced leadership teams in the casino industry, Boyd Gaming prides itself on offering its guests an outstanding entertainment experience, delivered with unwavering attention to customer service. For additional Company information and press releases, visit www.boydgaming.com.
For more information about Boyd Gaming citywide entertainment, please visit www.boydgaming.com/headliner-event-calendar.