ONOD Archive

  • William Shatner to Perform in ONE NIGHT FOR ONE DROP

    William Shatner to Perform in ONE NIGHT FOR ONE DROP

    On Friday, March 3rd, actor William Shatner will perform alongside multi-platinum selling vocal group The Tenors in the fifth annual One Night for One Drop. Taking place exclusively in the Zumanity Theatre, the star-studded gala will also feature GRAMMY-nominated rapper Redfoo from LMFAO, America's Got Talent (AGT) winner Grace VanderWaal, international superstars Duo Sky Angels, AGT finalists Malevo and others.

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  • “One Night” Inspired by a Lifetime of Nights

    “One Night” Inspired by a Lifetime of Nights

    The scene is that of a little boy, gazing from the wings of an old vaudevillian theater. Through the lights descending on that stage, he watches in fascination as the ringmaster introduces an act in that night’s circus. For now, this act exists only in the memories of Nicky Dewhurst. But it will be performed for the masses soon enough during the annual “One Night for One Drop” charity production.

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  • ONOD 5: “The paint comes out now to make our masterpiece”

    ONOD 5: “The paint comes out now to make our masterpiece”

    Nearly five years ago, Krista Monson created the first “One Night for One Drop” show for Guy Laliberte’s commitment to the One Drop water charity he founded. Now she’s returned as the overall director of creation for the next spectacular production March 3 at “Zumanity” Theater in New York-New York.

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  • ONOD 5: “We want to bring back the blood, sweat and tears”

    ONOD 5: “We want to bring back the blood, sweat and tears”

    The new benefit performance in March promises to be radically different than the previous four one-night-only productions. Husband-and-wife creators Nicky and Laetitia Dewhurst, working alongside director Krista Monson, the creator of the first “One Drop,” promise that it will be “more dangerous and daring” than ever before.

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  • Don’t Forget – One Night For One Drop Fathom Event – TONIGHT!

    Don’t Forget – One Night For One Drop Fathom Event – TONIGHT!

    One Night for ONE DROP is an annual celebration around World Water Day to bring awareness and raise funds for water issues worldwide. This completely original, only-one-night production features artists from each of the eight Las Vegas Cirque du Soleil productions, alongside renowned guest performers.

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  • One Night for One Drop Means One Community

    One Night for One Drop Means One Community

    The “One Night for One Drop” charity show Friday marks the first time Cirque du Soleil has staged a full production in Las Vegas outside one of its resident theaters. The fourth installment benefiting Cirque’s nonprofit, water-conservation organization One Drop Foundation is set for 7:30 p.m. at Smith Center’s Reynolds Hall.

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  • Seven Questions for One Night for One Drop’s Hassan El Hajjami

    Seven Questions for One Night for One Drop’s Hassan El Hajjami

    Seven Questions for One Night for One Drop’s Hassan El Hajjami. The artistic director on how he got involved, his youthful doppelgänger and the world’s water crisis.

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  • Young Dancers Set to Steal Spotlight at ONOD

    Young Dancers Set to Steal Spotlight at ONOD

    Two youngsters are set to steal the “One Night for One Drop: Quest for Water” benefit show staged by Cirque du Soleil despite the fact that the big star power will shine with Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter and pop princess Leona Lewis. Audiences will leave the Smith Center on March 18 after they’ve seen Miles “Baby Boogaloo” Brown and Fremont Street Experience performer Drew “Redtro” Arce saying, “A star is born.”

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  • Leona Lewis joins Cirque’s One Night for One Drop

    Leona Lewis joins Cirque’s One Night for One Drop

    “X Factor” winner Leona Lewis, the singer-songwriter with the amazing four-octave, mezzo-soprano vocal range, has sold 20 million albums since she won her $1.3 million recording contract with Simon Cowell’s record label from Season 3 of the hit British TV show. Now the 30-year-old animal-welfare campaigner is about to make her debut on the Las […]

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