Matt Sayles/ Assocaited Press Bruno Mars and Cardi B perform” Finesse “at the 60th yearly Grammy Awards at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018, in New York.
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. There are many fascinating alternatives worth mixing into your well balanced Vegas home entertainment diet plan this weekend, including Latin music and dance for an excellent cause, a new show from two names you know and the Nevada Ballet Theatre’s take on a classic.
RISING: An ADVANTAGE FOR PUERTO RICO Acid Rock Live Las Vegas– the Hard Rock Café on the Strip throughout from the Park– turns its monthly Latin music night into a fundraising concert to benefit post-hurricane Puerto Rico thanks to the Stardust Foundation and acclaimed Puerto Rican pop artist Melissa Otero. Signing Up With Otero are 15-year-old vocalist Adiel Torres and entertainers from Long Island’s Martinez Dance Studio. Feb. 16, info at < a href="
http://www.hardrock.com/live/locations/lasvegas/calendar.aspx?category=-1&date=2/16/2018&display=event&eventid=760457″ target=” _ blank “> hardrock.com. BRUNO MARS Bruno goes back to his Park Theater residency this weekend a little heavier than the last time he played Vegas; the 6 Grammy Awards he won in January are a lot to bring. Feb. 16-17 and 19, details at mgmresorts.com.” SOUNDTRACK “The most recent and most main collaboration in between 2 of the best-known performers in Las Vegas– Clint Holmes and Earl Turner– opened on Valentine’s Day. This high-energy show provides ample space to this set of diverse entertainers to pay tribute to their greatest influences like Stevie Wonder, James Brown, Prince, Frank Sinatra and Sammy Davis Jr. And because “Soundtrack” is presented in the renowned International Theater at the Westgate, anticipate an Elvis number, too. The show performs at 7 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays. Feb. 16-17, info at westgatedestinations.com. Associated content
HENDERSON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA For more than 25 years, the Henderson Chamber orchestra has actually thrived as a growing group of volunteer artists, board members and donors. This weekend’s event consists of a pre-show supper, a meet-and-greet with conductor Alexandra Arrieche and a performance of Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov’s “Scheherazade” at the Grand Occasions Center at Green Valley Cattle Ranch Resort. Feb. 17, information at stationcasinoslive.com.
BEAUTY AND THE MONSTER With music by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky and choreography by Lew Christensen, the Nevada Ballet Theatre premiere of “Appeal and the Beast” will exist at The Smith Center’s Reynolds Hall at 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday plus an evening performance at 7 p.m. Saturday. This promises to be one of NBT’s most aesthetically magnificent pieces yet. Feb. 17-18, info at nevadaballet.org.