Las Vegas Archive

  • Fast Company: “This is your brain on Cirque du Soleil”

    Fast Company: “This is your brain on Cirque du Soleil”

    The beloved entertainment giant is working with a neuroscientist to try to measure the emotion of awe. It’s all in the name of designing better shows.

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  • Enjoy an Epic Behind-The-Scenes Experience with KÀ 360

    Enjoy an Epic Behind-The-Scenes Experience with KÀ 360

    Hailed as one of the most epic shows on The Las Vegas Strip, KÀ is ushering in the summer season with a updated times for its highly popular open house, dubbed KÀ 360. Designed to bring wonder and delight to fans in a whole new way, the complimentary open house will take place every Saturday and Tuesday at 12 p.m. and 12:30 p.m. beginning June 9, 2018.

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  • New Show Schedule for Beatles LOVE & MJ ONE

    New Show Schedule for Beatles LOVE & MJ ONE

    Cirque du Soleil, the world leader in entertainment, has made a home in Las Vegas providing The Strip with a series of hit resident shows. As summer begins, the show schedules for two of Las Vegas' top shows, Michael Jackson ONE and The Beatles LOVE, will change.

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  • Get Glimpse Into Beatles LOVE With “Magical Technical Tour”

    Get Glimpse Into Beatles LOVE With “Magical Technical Tour”

    After nearly nine million guests have enjoyed captivating performances and show-stopping numbers, Cirque du Soleil has opened the doors to The Beatles LOVE to the public for free - giving Beatles and Cirque du Soleil fans alike a rare inside look at the world's most celebrated and revolutionary experience.

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  • One Night For One Drop Surpasses $35 Million Goal

    One Night For One Drop Surpasses $35 Million Goal

    Marking World Water Day, ONE DROP, the international foundation created by Cirque du Soleil founder Guy Laliberté to bring safe water access to people across the globe, is proud to report that its signature fundraising event, One Night for One Drop, has surpassed the $35 million goal it set for itself when the event inaugurated in 2013.

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  • Mukhtar Gusengadzhiev Jailed for 22 years for Sex Crimes

    Mukhtar Gusengadzhiev Jailed for 22 years for Sex Crimes

    Mukhtar Gusengadzhiev, previously of Cirque du Soleil's Zumanity, was convicted of abusing six underage girls including a relative and the nine-year-old daughter of a former girlfriend. He's been jailed for 22 years.

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  • Cirque Brings “Clowns After Midnight” to Vegas Theatre Hub

    Cirque Brings “Clowns After Midnight” to Vegas Theatre Hub

    The comedic side of Cirque will be on full display at the Clowns After Midnight performances at the Vegas Theatre Hub this week. The presentation will showcase 11 Cirque artists — none of whom perform as clowns — in 13 acts created during a seven-day workshop series led by Calcutt, who describes the resulting show as “Saturday Night Live” with clowns.

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  • Jewel’s ONOD Story Leaves A Lasting Impression

    Jewel’s ONOD Story Leaves A Lasting Impression

    Jewel did something most can’t. She showed us pivotal pages from her diary at the “One Night For One Drop” event. What most may deem as vulnerable is downright courageous. And, it’s a much-needed narrative in a time when the world finds itself in despair.

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  • Cirque’s ‘One Night’ is a late night on the Strip

    Cirque’s ‘One Night’ is a late night on the Strip

    About the moment Piff the Magic Dragon descended to the stage while hooked to an aerial harness, we knew this was a show uncommon even by Cirque standards. “I’m Piff the Magic Dragon,” said the performer whose legal name is Jon van der Put. “You might have heard of my brother … Steve.” The line always kills, especially during a sold-out charity show.

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  • Guy Laliberté Dishes One Night For One Drop

    Guy Laliberté Dishes One Night For One Drop

    Each year, a visual extravaganza descends on Las Vegas in the form of One Night for One Drop, an annual philanthropic event in which Cirque du Soleil cast and crew donate their talent and time to create a unique and breathtaking theatrical in support of One Drop, an international non-profit organization dedicated to providing access to safe water.

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  • Jewel featured in One Night for One Drop show

    Jewel featured in One Night for One Drop show

    In its five years, Cirque du Soleil’s “One Night for One Drop” shows has raised millions of dollars for its water charity — and played host to such stars as William Shatner and Leona Lewis. Now, in somewhat of a departure from stories told previously, this year’s theme will be inspired by the unbelievably tough life and hardships that singer-songwriter Jewel has overcome in her life — and she will perform in the new production set for March 2 in the “Michael Jackson One” theater at Mandalay Bay.

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  • It’s ‘One Night,’ for Jewel on the Strip

    It’s ‘One Night,’ for Jewel on the Strip

    Jewel is at the center of “One Night For One Drop” event on Friday night at MJ One Theater at Mandalay Bay. The sixth annual “One Night For One Drop” show is again a grassroots effort driven by the extended Cirque du Soleil family. Nicky and Laetitia Dewhurst of “Zumanity” at New York-New York, direct the performance, with composition and music direction from Jean-Francois Blais of “Zumanity.”

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  • USA TODAY: “Jewel Has a Cirque Show About Her Life”

    USA TODAY: “Jewel Has a Cirque Show About Her Life”

    Here's something that might sound like a folksy fever dream: Jewel is starring in an Cirque du Soleil show about her life, told via acrobats dressed as animals. But come March 2, that dream will be a reality at the Michael Jackson One Theater at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. Jewel, the 43-year-old Alaskan songstress, is sharing her unconventional path to success in fundraiser One Night for One Drop.

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  • Jewel Inspires and Stars in this year’s “One Night” Show

    Jewel Inspires and Stars in this year’s “One Night” Show

    Cirque du Soleil’s annual One Night for One Drop event has featured some big names in recent years, including singer Leona Lewis and pop culture icon William Shatner. But this year’s show, set for March 2 at the Michael Jackson One Theatre at Mandalay Bay, doesn’t just have a star. It’s all about that star.

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  • See Jewel’s Stunning “One Night” Costume

    See Jewel’s Stunning “One Night” Costume

    When Jewel‘s journey is brought to life on stage for one night only next month in Las Vegas, the star will be wearing a costume inspired by her home state of Alaska. On Mar. 2, all Cirque du Soleil shows in Las Vegas will shut down to participate in the One Night for One Drop event, which will feature guest performers alongside Cirque artists at the Michael Jackson ONE Theatre at Mandalay Bay.

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