New York City Ballet’s The Nutcracker at Galaxy at the Cannery Theatre–One Night Only!


The New York City Ballet’s “The Nutcracker” In Las Vegas

One Night Only!


Galaxy at the Cannery Theatre presents the timeless classic George Balanchine’s “The Nutcracker” performed by the New York City Ballet and appearing on movie screens across the country. The performance will be broadcast one night only — in High Definition — Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at 7:30 p.m.in the comfort of the Galaxy at the Cannery Theatre, North Las Vegas’ only all digital theatre.  The performance is filled with Ballerinas, Marching Toy Soldiers, little Marie and the valiant Nutcracker all in dazzling costumes and choreographed to Tchaikovsky’s brilliant score heard through the Galaxy at the Cannery’s Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround Sound. 

Tickets are on sale now at the Galaxy at the Cannery Box Office as well as online:


Galaxy at The Cannery Theatre is located at 2121 E Craig Road,(Craig at Losee) North Las Vegas, NV 89030.  (702) 639-9779.


adult: $20.00

senior: $18.00

child: $16.00

Galaxy Theatre at The Cannery is home to 14 screens and is North Las Vegas’ only All Digital Theatre. In addition it offers the largest screen in Nevada equipped with Digital Fusion Experience (DFX) which combines the most cutting-edge audio and production technologies in the industry.  DFX is a fusion of Dolby Surround 7.1 that produces 16,000 watts of power to a series of JBL Speakers, Christie Brilliant 3D projection and a towering multi-story high movie screen creating an explosive, larger-than-life movie adventure. Galaxy Theatre at The Cannery also offers an auditorium with D-Box technology with allows seats to move in sync with the action on the screen providing realistic motion effects to the moviegoer. In addition to the latest released blockbuster movies, the theatre also offers special events including simulcasting of Opera and Philharmonic performances. For the latest information, go to www.galaxytheatres.com.

Cannery Casino Resorts, LLC, owns and operates the Cannery Casino & Hotel in North Las Vegas; the Rampart Casino within the Resort in Summerlin, also home of the J.W. Marriott Resort; and Eastside Cannery Casino & Hotel. The company also owns and operates the Meadows Racetrack & Casino in Washington County, PA. Cannery Casino Resorts can be reached at (702) 856-5300. The specific property websites are as follows: Cannery Casino & Hotel, www.cannerycasino.com and Eastside Cannery Casino & Hotel, www.eastsidecannery.com; Rampart Casino, www.rampartcasino.com. The Meadows Racetrack & Casino can be reached at (724) 503-1200, (877) 824-5050, or by visiting www.meadowsgaming.com.


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Embers in Boca Park to Celebrate Repeal Day Dec 5

Embers Grille + Spirits Celebrates Repeal Day December 5

Summerlin Eatery Offers Prohibition Era Cocktails and Food Specials


Embers Grille + Spirits, which recently opened in Summerlin’s Boca Park, will toast to the anniversary of Repeal Day on December 5.  The holiday celebrates the anniversary of the 1933 repeal of Prohibition and the party taking place at Embers will honor the occasion with hand-crafted cocktails, tasty food specials, music from the era, contests and giveaways.  Revelers are encouraged to get into the spirit by wearing period costumes as they gather with friends to pay tribute to their constitutional right to drink alcohol.


The party will feature Prohibition era cocktails such as The Jack Rose, The Bees Knees and a house made “Bathtub Gin” along with a selection of drinks from the current Embers menu including the Aviation, Sazerac and Negroni, all for seven dollars each.  Those imbibing will want to fill up on savory Tri Tip or Short Rib Sliders, the Eggplant and Fresh Mozzarella Melt and more, each specially priced at six dollars.


Embers Grille + Spirits opened in September and has quickly become a Summerlin neighborhood favorite with its approachable fare, modern atmosphere and welcoming staff.  The independent restaurant and bar offers Angus steaks, ribs, seafood and new American classics from Executive Chef Brett Chumley, an accessible wine list and an extensive cocktail menu.  Embers, located in Summerlin’s  Boca Park, is open from 3 pm to 11 pm Monday –Thursday, 3 pm – 2 am on Friday and Saturday and from 1 pm to 11 pm on Sunday. For reservations or more information call 702.778.2160 or visit www.emberslasvegas.com

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9 Group and Palms Casino Resort Sighting – Jimmy Johnson


Nascar driver Jimmy Johnson along with some friends had dinner at N9NE Steakhouse inside the Palms Casino Resort on Wednesday night.

 Jimmy had the Rock Shrimp, Tuna Tartar and enjoyed the Snapper for his entrée.

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Star-Studded Red Carpet Celebrates Opening of Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour in Vegas



Electrifying Red Carpet Celebrates the Opening of

Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour™ in Las Vegas December 3

WHAT:  A red carpet premiere with celebrities, Jackson family members and the Cirque du Soleil creative team will kick off the highly anticipated three-week engagement of Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour™ at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino. The VIP guests will walk the carpet prior to seeing the critically acclaimed show by Cirque du Soleil.


WHO: Celebrities expected to appear include: Bruno Mars, James Gandolfini, Taye Diggs, Justin Long, Babyface, Nigel Lythgoe (American Idol & So You Think You Can Dance), Mike McCready (Pearl Jam), John Landis (Director “Thriller”  and “Black and White” Music Videos),  Berry Gordy (Producer, Founder of Motown Records), Allison Janney, Jason Biggs, Aaron Paul (Breaking Bad), Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad), Alex Meraz (Twilight), Edi Gathegi (Twilight), Mark Salling (Glee), Kevin McHale (Glee), Harry Shum Jr. (Glee),  Rashida Jones (Parks and Recreation), Aubrey Plaza (Parks and Recreation), Orlando Jones (Seconds Apart), Rex Lee (Entourage), Robert Buckley (One Tree Hill), Jason Kennedy (E! Correspondent), Kristin Cavallari (Dancing with the Stars), Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan, Criss Angel (Illusionist), Carrot Top (Comedian) and Holly Madison (Peepshow)

Jackson family members expected to appear include: Jackie Jackson and Tito Jackson

Cirque du Soleil creative team expected to appear include: Daniel Lamarre (President & CEO of Cirque du Soleil), Jamie King (IMMORTAL Writer and Director), Travis Payne (IMMORTAL Choreographer), Kevin Antunes (IMMORTAL Musical Designer), Zaldy Goco (IMMORTAL Costume Designer), and Chantal Tremblay (IMMORTAL Director of Creation)

WHEN:                Saturday, Dec. 3   

WHERE:              Islander Ballroom D (North Convention Center)
                             Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino
                             3950 Las Vegas Boulevard South
                             Las Vegas, NV 89119


INFO:  A riveting fusion of visuals, dance, music and fantasy that immerses audiences in Michael’s creative world and literally turns his signature moves upside down, Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour unfolds Michael Jackson’s artistry before the eyes of the audience. Aimed at lifelong fans as well as those experiencing Michael’s creative genius for the first time, the show captures the essence, soul and inspiration of the King of Pop, celebrating a legacy that continues to transcend generations. 

Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour will be playing at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas from December 3 to December 27. For more information, visit the Cirque du Soleil website at www.cirquedusoleil.com/MichaelJackson


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Drink Specials Plus Santa Hats as a Ticket to Open Bar


Rockhouse Bar & Nightclub will celebrate Christmas weekend by throwing a sexy Santa party on Friday, Dec. 23 and Saturday, Dec. 24. For two days, a $15 branded Santa hat will be party goers ticket to an open bar from 9 p.m. to midnight, plus $5 shots and two-for-one Budweiser products. 


The Rockhouse ladies will dress for the occasion in sexy Santa apparel as they add some fun to the themed weekend. Not only will it be the number one spot to celebrate the festive time of year, but football fans can catch one of the biggest games of the season. On Saturday, Dec. 24, the ultra-dive bar will have New York Giants versus New York Jets game on 28 high-definition television screens throughout the bar and patio.


Day or night, it’s always the right time to party at Rockhouse. Whether people watching on the rowdy Strip-side patio by day, or dancing on the bar with an 80-ounce guitar by night, the ultra-dive bar is one of Vegas’ best-kept secrets. Rockhouse gives partygoers the ultimate nightlife experience – minus the “VIP” attitude. With bottle service that won’t break the bank, a Strip-view daiquiri bar and casual dress code, Rockhouse is a must-visit hot spot for locals and tourists alike.


Blending a local dive bar with the glamour of Sin City’s party scene at a convenient center Strip location, Rockhouse is the top party destination on the Strip. Las Vegas’ only ultra-dive bar features top-notch lighting and sound with the best DJs in Las Vegas blending upbeat rock, hip-hop and dance. With beautiful bartenders pouring drinks from the bar tops, playing in the giant bird cage and dangling from tire swings suspended from the ceiling, Rockhouse is the spot where the party never stops. Rockhouse is located on Las Vegas Blvd. in front of Imperial Palace, directly across from Caesars Palace in the middle of the Las Vegas Strip.  The daiquiri and main bar open daily at 10 a.m. and the adjacent nightclub is open from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. nightly. For more information visit www.therockhousebar.com, and for bottle and table reservations call 702.731.9683 or email info@rockhousebar.com.  Stay updated and follow Rockhouse on Twitter @RockhouseVegas and Facebook www.facebook.com/Rockhouselv.


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Celebrate Christmas Eve with Drink Specials Saturday, December 24


‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the Saloon, not a creature was sober, not even a buffoon. The stockings were hung above the bar with care, in hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be sitting in the next bar chair.


McFadden’s Restaurant and Saloon at Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino will kick off their Christmas Eve celebration with a holiday inspired pregame open bar from 8 p.m. until 10 p.m. for only $15. Guests will continue celebrating the pre-holiday evening with an open bar from 11 p.m. until 1 a.m. for only $20. So this year instead of settling in for a long winter’s nap, come into McFadden’s and don’t forget the drinking cap. The rowdy Irish pub will have dancing and drinking from wall to wall, so drink away, drink away, drink away all.


Sin City’s rowdiest party bar has hosted such celebrities as Steve-O, Vanilla Ice, a handful of Playboy Playmates and a variety of adult entertainers. McFadden’s presents nightly specials including: Laid Back Mondays, Ultimate Karaoke Tuesdays, Wayback Wednesdays, Beerfest Thursdays, The Party Open Bar Saturdays and Sin Sundays. McFadden’s gorgeous Lucky Charms and jovial Ministers of Hospitality ensure everyone has fun, whether they’re there to watch the game, throw back a few drinks, play beer pong, or simply enjoy a bite to eat. Best known for its beers and libations, McFadden’s offers a full bar featuring dozens of favorite draught beers, 90-ounce fishbowl cocktails and frozen drinks.


McFadden’s Restaurant and Saloon is open from 4 p.m. until 2 a.m. on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 4 p.m. until 4 a.m. on Saturday 11 a.m. until 4 a.m. and 11 a.m. until 2 a.m. on Sunday. For more information, call 702.270.6200 or visit www.McFaddensVegas.com. Be sure to follow McFadden’s on Twitter @McFaddensLV and become a fan at www.Facebook.com/McFaddensLasVegas.

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Las Vegas’ newest hidden gem, The Barrymore, will offer an exceptional New Year’s Eve experience of food, wine and atmosphere. The new culinary sensation will allow guests commemorate the end 2011 with a fantastic feast, and start 2012 with a champagne toast, all while celebrating with friends and family.


“We’re offering guests the chance to relax and spend New Year’s Eve with their loved ones while enjoying great food and wine,” said Chef Anthony Meidenbauer. “The Strip can be very overwhelming, and The Barrymore’s celebration is a way to ring in the New Year without the craziness.”


The New Year’s Eve prix fixe menu will start with veal sweet breads, white truffle gnocchi and parmesan foam. Next, diners will enjoy short rib and foie gras tortellini with a white verjus sauce. For the main course, guests will relish petite Buffalo filet mignon and roasted Maine lobster ‘Surf-n-Turf.’ The meal will finish with a white chocolate dome for dessert, and a complimentary champagne toast at midnight. The prix fixe menu will be offered for $59 per person, and guests may add a wine pairing for $26. For reservations, guests may call 702.407.5303.


Lauded an “off the Strip gem” by the New York Post, The Barrymore is located inside the Royal Resort on Convention Center Drive, providing a convenient location for business lunches or relaxing meals. This quaint dining spot is open for breakfast daily at 8 a.m. and again at 11:30 a.m. until 10 p.m. Sunday through Thursday, and Friday and Saturday until midnight. For reservations, call 702.407.5303 or please visit www.BarrymoreLV.com for more information. Follow The Barrymore on Twitter @BarrymoreLV, or become a Facebook fan at facebook.thebarrymorelasvegas.com.


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R&B star Joe to bring soulful sounds to Boulder Station



R&B star Joe to bring soulful sounds to Boulder Station

Saturday, February 11 at 8 p.m.


R&B singer and producer, Joe, will bring his soulful sounds to Las Vegas, as he performs at The Railhead inside Boulder Station on Saturday, Feb. 11 at 8 p.m.

With a long list of hits to his name, Joe has established himself as one of music’s most successful R&B stars. Joe reached worldwide fame with the album, My Name is Joe, which climbed to number two on the Billboard 200 chart and received triple platinum certification. Joe continued his success with the albums, Better Days and And Then…, both of which received gold certification and featured several hit singles, including “Let’s Stay Home Tonight,” “More and More,” “Rid Wit U” and “Priceless.” In 2011, Joe released The Good, The Bad, The Sexy, which debuted at number eight on the Billboard 200 and number two on the Hot R&B/Hip Hop albums charts. Building off the success of his albums, Joe has received several Grammy Award nominations, including “Best R&B Album” and “Best Male R&B Vocal Performance.”

Tickets are available for $22, $32, $42 and $52 plus tax and applicable fees. Tickets are on-sale now and can be purchased at any Station Casinos Reward Center and The Fiestas, by calling 800-745-3000 or logging onto www.stationcasinos.com/concerts. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show begins at 8 p.m. Guests under 21 must be accompanied by an adult.


About Station Casinos entertainment

Station Casinos’ concert and entertainment lounge venues include: The Railhead at Boulder Station, a 650-seat venue; Ovation, a 500-seat venue, Grand Events Center, a 2,000-seat venue, and The Backyard, a poolside venue accommodating up to 4,000 guests, at Green Valley Ranch; Club Tequila at Fiesta Rancho, a 380-seat venue; Louie Anderson Theater at Palace Station, a 200-seat venue; Rocks Lounge, a 350-seat venue, The Sandbar, a poolside venue accommodating 4,000 guests, and the Amphitheatre at Red Rock accommodating up to 8,800 guests, at Red Rock Resort; Chrome Showroom at Santa Fe Station, a 550-seat venue; Club Madrid, a 500-seat venue, and Sunset Amphitheater, an outdoor venue accommodating up to 5,000 guests, at Sunset Station; Dallas Events Center, a 1,800-seat venue and South Padre, a 300-seat venue, at Texas Station and Access Showroom, a 600-plus seat venue at Aliante Station. For up-to-the-minute news, connect with Station Casinos on Facebook or follow on twitter @stationcasinos.

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Menopause the Musical Celebrates 2,500 Performances in Las Vegas

Menopause the Musical® Celebrates 2,500
Performances in Las Vegas


Since making a modest debut in a converted perfume shop in downtown Orlando, Fla. in 2001, Menopause The Musical® has grown into a cultural phenomenon, entertaining and inspiring audiences worldwide. Celebrating its 2,500th performance Sunday, Dec. 4 at Luxor Hotel and Casino, the hysterical show has launched a women’s movement that has superseded entertainment, empowered its audiences and become a must-see show for audiences of all ages.

“Having produced shows in cities from Broadway to Brisbane, we have never been associated with a theatrical phenomenon such as Menopause The Musical®,” said Producer Kathi Glist. “We love making audiences laugh every night and to have been embraced by the Las Vegas community is exciting beyond words.”

Consisting of parodies from classic songs of the ‘60s, ‘70s and ‘80s, Menopause The Musical® is filled with optimism, friendship and laughter.  The show has performed in more than 450 U.S. cities and 15 countries including Australia, Canada, England, Ireland and South Korea, among others.

Menopause The Musical® is the longest-running scripted production in Las Vegas and the spectacular cast includes Paige O’Hara, who voiced the character of Belle in the Disney classic “Beauty and the Beast,”, Laura Lee O’Connell, who has performed in the musical throughout the country, Lisa Mack, Vita Corimbi, Lori Legacy, Cheryl Spencer, Richel Kompst and Annette Verdolino, who has been nominated as “Best Actress in a Musical” on BroadwayWorld.com. With such an amazing group of actresses performing in the show nightly, Las Vegas Review-Journal’s Len Butcher said, “Dollar for dollar, it’s the best show in town.”

Menopause The Musical® performs in the Atrium Showroom at Luxor Wednesday – Monday at 5:30 p.m. and Tuesday at 8 p.m. During Carrot Top’s monthly dark week, all performances are scheduled for 8 p.m.  Tickets, priced at $65 and $49.95 (not including tax and service fee), can be purchased by calling (702) 262-4400 or visiting www.luxor.com.

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MGM Grand’s Crazy Horse Paris Announces Dark Dates November 30 – December 14; Special Performance Times for New Year’s Eve 2011

MGM Grand’s Crazy Horse Paris Announces Dark Dates

November 30 – December 14

Special Performance Times for New Year’s Eve 2011


 MGM Grand’s Crazy Horse Paris, Las Vegas’ sexiest French cabaret, will be dark Wednesday, Nov. 30 – Tuesday, Dec. 13 and will resume regular performances Wednesday, Dec. 14.  Additionally, special performance times for Saturday, Dec. 31 are 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.  New Year’s Eve performance times will take the place of regularly scheduled shows, resuming Sunday, Jan. 1 at 8 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.


MGM Grand’s Crazy Horse Paris performs Wednesday through Monday at 8 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. and is dark Tuesday.  Guests must be at least 18 years of age to attend the show.  Tickets are priced at $60.50 and $50.50 and can be purchased at MGM Grand ticketing outlets, by phone at (702) 891-7777 or online at www.mgmgrand.com


About MGM Grand’s Crazy Horse Paris:
Since its inception in 1951 in Paris, Crazy Horse has been a cultural phenomenon offering unique shows that engage the eye as much as the imagination. Crazy Horse shows rely on raw body talent and beauty rather than technology and combine sensuous choreography with various luminary and projection effects to create a moving canvas of skin, where reflections and images meet in a kaleidoscope of colors and textured designs.



About MGM Grand Hotel & Casino:
MGM Grand, a AAA Four Diamond resort with 5,044 elegant rooms and suites, offers the ultimate Vegas experience.  MGM Grand features the astonishing KÀ by Cirque du Soleil®, the beautiful women of MGM Grand’s Crazy Horse Paris, and world-class entertainment at the Grand Garden Arena and Hollywood Theater.  The resort offers signature restaurants by celebrity chefs and restaurateurs including Joël Robuchon, a Michelin three star, Forbes Five Star, AAA Five Diamond award-winning fine dining establishment.  This vibrant property also features a state-of-the-art, non-smoking conference center, the Grand Spa, Cristophe Salon, an inviting pool complex featuring the tantalizing daylife of WET REPUBLIC, dynamic nightclubs, the Lion Habitat and CSI: The Experience.  Upscale accommodations include The Mansion, an exclusive hotel within the hotel; the luxurious two-story SKYLOFTS at MGM Grand; and The Signature at MGM Grand, a luxury all-suite, non-gaming hotel located adjacent to the main resort.  MGM Grand is a wholly owned subsidiary of MGM Resorts International™ (NYSE: MGM).  For more information and reservations, visit www.mgmgrand.com or call toll free at (877) 880-0880 or find us on Facebook and Twitter.

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