july74
 
 
 
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Oh, so you say you like Michael Jackson? You're a Prince fan too? Or perhaps Lady Gaga and Whitney Houston are more your style. Well, even if you are just really wanting to see the likes of Elvis Presley while you're in Vegas, we can assure you that "Legends in Concert" is one entertaining tribute show that brings the likes of all of the aforementioned performers (and then some) to life.Thriving as one of the longest-running shows here in Sin City, this production captivates audiences with non-stop song and dance numbers from incredible tribute artists who revive and recreate some of the world's most iconic performers.The show brings to life the biggest names in music, so brace yourself for an upbeat harmonious experience. Complete with backup dancers, an on-stage orchestra, dazzling costumes and, of course, powerhouse voices that are just about as good as it gets, onlookers get to experience several tribute artists per show since each performer sings just a few songs before switching to the next act.With the intimate layout of the showroom, there are several moments in the show where audience members are involved. From Barry White walking out into the audience to serenade an admirer to Elvis Presley taking song suggestions from the audience during his acoustic jam session at the front of the stage, the audience remains connected to the show and the performers throughout the entire production.Projected video montages pay homage to the original acts as footage from the performers in question gives audiences a reference point and a deeper appreciation for the talent and the charisma of the performers that are bringing the days of yesteryear back to life before their eyes.Don't miss your chance to catch "Legends in Concert" for your opportunity to experience the essence and energy of some of the greatest performers in the history of showbiz.
 
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fromEngland, UK
Gender:Female
Travel Purpose:Vacation/Pleasure
Travel Companions:Family
Purchase Frequency:Once a year
Gambler:No
Yes, I recommend this product.
Good Show
PostedAugust 18, 2013
Good Show, would recommend the only thing that needs improving is when Michael Jackson sang "thriller" the zombies could've looked more real.
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Dec. 4, 1956.In a rock 'n' roll moment so surreal you'd swear it was scripted for a movie, music superstars Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Johnny Cash came together in the afternoon for an impromptu jam session at Sun Record Studios in Memphis.It was a moment that should never have happened. Presley, who had recorded for Sun Records, was now an RCA artist. Johnny Cash had just stopped by to listen to Carl Perkins' recording session (or pick up a check, depending on what version of the legend you believe). Jerry Lee Lewis was a relatively unknown performer outside of Memphis and was there just to provide some piano pizzaaz on Perkins' recording.It was a one-in-a-million chance that these four rock 'n' roll superstars would meet and become, for a few hours, the Million Dollar Quartet.More than 50 years later, the moment has been been musically brought to life in the hit Broadway show "Million Dollar Quartet" now playing at Harrahs Las Vegas.We know exactly what was sung on that fateful December day at Sun Records because Jack Clement, the engineer for Perkins' session, recorded it. The session mainly featured gospel songs, but also a number of country and western songs by Bill Monroe, Ernest Tubb, Hank Snow and Gene Autry. Elvis' recent (at the time) hits "Don't Be Cruel" and "Love Me Tender," as well as Lewis' song "End of the Road.""Million Dollar Quartet" the show takes a little more license, using that famous recording session as a springboard to imagine what it would sound like if Presley, Cash, Perkins and Lewis had the benefit of time to sing their greatest hits.Featured songs in the show include "Blue Suede Shoes," "Real Wild Child," "Who DO You Love?," "Folsom Prison Blues," "I Walk the Line," "Hound Dog, "Great Balls of Fire," "Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On," "See You Later, Alligator," "Riders in the Sky," and more.The show gives a nod to the original session with performances of "Peace In The Valley," "Brown Eyed Handsome Man," and "Down By The Riverside."It was 25 years before the recordings of that December day were rediscovered and released. And another six years after that before the complete jam session was made available to the public."Million Dollar Quartet" ensures that Dec. 4, 1956, will be a day you'll never forget.
 
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fromEngland, UK
Age:35 to 44
Gender:Female
Travel Purpose:Vacation/Pleasure
Travel Companions:Family
Purchase Frequency:Once a year
Gambler:No
Yes, I recommend this product.
Simply Amazing!
PostedAugust 18, 2013
What a show!! Brilliant. All characters were all enthusiastic and seemed to love playing their part. It was funny as well as story telling and great music. Everybody was up on their feet! They rocked the place!
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On a scale from one to Elvis, Trent Carlini is ‘The King.’ Vegas might have hundreds of Elvis impersonators driving pink Cadillacs down the strip but we only know one to be true. Carlini is widely regarded as one of the best impersonators in Vegas. Hold on to your drawers, the panty dropper is making Viva Las Vegas his love boat once again with his hip-shaking hits.  Ever wonder how bedazzling became a “thing?” Take one look at Elvis’ wardrobe and you are sure to be blinded for a few days. Slide down your sunglasses and let the voice of Trent Carlini take you to a warm summer beach in the 60s. Don’t lie; we know you love a good beach with hot lifeguards and sand between your toes. Is it getting warm in here or is that just us?Slick back the hair and let the sideburns do the talking, Trent Carlini ‘The King,’ will sing all time favorite hits “Hound Dog,” “Jailhouse Rock” and “Can’t Help Falling in Love.”
 
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fromEngland
Age:35 to 44
Gender:Female
Travel Purpose:Other
Travel Companions:Family
Purchase Frequency:Once a year
Gambler:Yes
Game:Blackjack
No, I do not recommend this product.
What an embarrassment.
PostedAugust 18, 2013
The whole show was an embarrassment, the woman dancing has nothing to do with Elvis and she was very distracting when the footage of the REAL Elvis was on. Trent Carlini was the worst impersonator ive ever heard and seen and found it uncomfortable to watch. His dancing moves were chronic, he seemed to do "the twist" a lot. His singing was below average and kept pulling the mic away from his mouth when trying to hit the big notes. He asked his audience to get up and dance even though he was supposed to be entertaining us! He asked for all the men to stand up and thrust their hips. His blue jumpsuit had holes in as if it had been ironed over the sequins or jewels. The video he had made of himself was embarrassing, would have much preferred footage of the REAL Elvis. He had forgot to put his sideburns on for the first part of the show but put them on for the second part. Its certainly not a show i would want to see again and felt i was ripped off. Not for a true Elvis fan. However i did see Tyler James and he was amazing and free!!!
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On a scale from one to Elvis, Trent Carlini is ‘The King.’ Vegas might have hundreds of Elvis impersonators driving pink Cadillacs down the strip but we only know one to be true. Carlini is widely regarded as one of the best impersonators in Vegas. Hold on to your drawers, the panty dropper is making Viva Las Vegas his love boat once again with his hip-shaking hits.  Ever wonder how bedazzling became a “thing?” Take one look at Elvis’ wardrobe and you are sure to be blinded for a few days. Slide down your sunglasses and let the voice of Trent Carlini take you to a warm summer beach in the 60s. Don’t lie; we know you love a good beach with hot lifeguards and sand between your toes. Is it getting warm in here or is that just us?Slick back the hair and let the sideburns do the talking, Trent Carlini ‘The King,’ will sing all time favorite hits “Hound Dog,” “Jailhouse Rock” and “Can’t Help Falling in Love.”
 

Upcoming shows...(The King starring Trent Carlini)

Will there anymore shows into the month of June...I'll be there in June between the 11th and 18th of June...and I can't see any scheduled past May 15th...Please help me. Thanks, AL
I think Trent Carlini is on all the time. Please don't waste your money though, i went to see him on the 12th august 2013 and he was chronic. If you are a true Elvis fan don't see Trent. However i saw a guy called Tyler James who plays at the fremont in vegas and he was amazing and free.
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