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‘Zumanity’ and ‘Le Rêve’ close, Area15 opens and more.

Year in Review: Key Strip entertainment and local culture happenings

‘Zumanity’ and ‘Le Rêve’ close, Area15 opens and more.

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    The spot has always carried an element of mystery, with most artists recording in complete secrecy. “This is when an artist is at their most ...

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    “These girls are working their butts off and preparing for something very special. They want to make Mama Ru proud.”

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    “The week before we started shooting I definitely had a moment of panic. I started thinking about all the ways I’m going to ruin ‘Star ...

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    Hungry gamers can munch on pizza and nachos, and thirsty ones will discover a far deeper beer list than you’d expect in a place where ...

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    Over the course of his first working decade, Burton created an instantly recognizable visual aesthetic, which he is constantly expanding and revising; in essence, he ...

  • Music

    The band will play the album in full three times at MGM Grand Garden Arena.

  • A&E

    “I knew that he was a catch, so I was, like, ‘All right, Ali, you gotta make this dude believe that your body is a ...

  • Nightlife

    This massive karaoke bar, now open on the second floor of Neonopolis, is an offshoot of the 30-year-old Bourbon Street original. The Vegas location has ...

  • A&E

    He’s got massive hit movie musicals under his belt—2012’s ‘Les Misérables’ and 2017’s ‘The Greatest Showman’—and a stack of Playbills reaching back to a 1998 ...

  • Music

    From ‘Band on the Run’ to ‘Egypt Station’ and points between.

  • Music

    While his modern R&B peers opt for trapped-out beats and drug-filled sex fantasies, the young singer is earnest and wholesome, embracing a sound that’s equal ...

  • Music

    The singer has always been recognized first for her powerful, soulful voice, but right behind that, for her chameleonic and influential sense of style and ...

  • Music

    “It’s about time,” Questlove told Las Vegas Weekly last month. The Roots bandleader/drummer and Janet Jackson fanatic attended the Rock Hall ceremony with Jackson’s group, ...

  • Music

    The pop star is in a particularly awe-inspiring groove right now. In the past year, she has released two full-lengths, 2018’s ‘Sweetener’ and February’s ‘Thank ...

  • A&E

    “There’s always electricity in the room there,” the ‘Late Night’ host says.

  • A&E

    “[We want to] create an environment of fun and joy that people can walk out of and say, “Yes, the revolution can be fun. The ...

  • Music

    The singer-songwriter, who performs three shows at Encore Theater, hasn’t played a concert here since 2010.

  • Nightlife

    Competition breeds creativity, and that’s what brings us to the Barbershop Cuts & Cocktails, Clique Hospitality’s second project at the Cosmopolitan, launching its grand opening ...

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    Those who stayed for every single film of the marathon without leaving their cars for any, yes any, reason — would be rewarded with a ...

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    A son of Nevada rancher and states’ rights advocate Cliven Bundy was jailed in Henderson on warrants for violating a domestic violence restraining order ...

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    Nevada isn’t offering appointments or pre-registration for the public to receive the coronavirus vaccine. Rather, the state asks you complete a survey to be notified ...

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    Two people were slain in a shooting at an apartment complex Friday evening just east from the Las Vegas Strip, according to Metro Police. Multiple ...

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    Mass COVID-19 vaccinations for the general public could begin as early as next week in Las Vegas. Frontline healthcare workers, who became the first group ...

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    The coronavirus pandemic brought Las Vegas conventions to a jarring stop last year, but tourism officials hope trade shows gradually return in 2021. The World ...

  • AllSportsRaiders

    An NFL roster never stays the same from one season to the next, and almost always undergoes significant changes, so Jon Gruden knew the victory ...

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    Nevada is coming up short when it comes to the COVID-19: It’s in the bottom 10 states for vaccine distribution, and the federal government’s allocation ...

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    Newly elected Nevada Assemblywoman Annie Black of Mesquite was in Washington this week in support of President Donald Trump’s false claims of election fraud ...

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    A reckless driver trying to evade Bullhead City, Ariz., police crashed early Tuesday morning, leaving his passenger with life-threatening injuries ...

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    Funeral homes and the county coroner in Las Vegas are preparing for a post-holiday spike in coronavirus deaths by adding storage space for corpses.

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    Every winter thousands of visitors from the Las Vegas area head to Mount Charleston for a day of sledding on its idyllic, snowy slopes. But ...

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    Sheldon Adelson, who rose from a modest start as the son of an immigrant taxi driver to become a billionaire Republican powerbroker with a casino ...

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    An already tight Las Vegas-area housing market became even more condensed last month, according to a report released today. Continuing a trend seen during the ...

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    Las Vegas developer Lorenzo Doumani hopes a planned off-Strip resort will attract a wide range of customers, especially tech companies in town for conventions.

  • A&E

    Westgate Las Vegas resident headliner Barry Manilow has postponed February, March and May scheduled performances for later in the year ...

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    Andrew Magness teaches his students at Valley High School that the U.S. Capitol building is a symbol of democracy. So, when a mob of pro-President ...

  • A&E

    Las Vegas attractions: Wynn’s revamped Lake of Dreams, the Adventuredome’s NebulaZ thrill ride and more.

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    A 29-year-old man is accused of killing his grandmother, who had been reported missing and whose remains were found Tuesday in Nye County, according to ...

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    Video conferencing meetings have skyrocketed and "people are looking at themselves from a camera positioned below them, often with poor lighting. You can see a ...