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Imagine yourself at a Vegas magic show

 

Dirk ArthurSit back, relax and prepare to be mesmerized by world-renowned magicians and illusionists in the entertainment capital of the world.

Two of the most well-known magicians of their time, Penn & Teller, draw large crowds with a unique mix of comedy and magic involving knives, guns, fire, a showgirl and so much more at the Rio Hotel.  Known as the "Bad Boys of Magic" for supposedly revealing secrets to their tricks, these magicians still manage to leave you guessing.

Planet Hollywood's Miracle Mile Shops theaters play host to a plethora of comedians and entertainers. One eccentric magician whose strange sense of humor and unusual stage antics have earned him recognition by the International Magic Awards for "Best Comedy Magician," The Amazing Johnathan tantalizes audiences with his adult-themed show at the Harmon Theater.  New to Vegas, illusionist Michael Turco, who had a recent stint on NBC's America's Got Talent, is set to bring his new show to the Saxe Theater on February 16; he'll team up with Dancing with the Stars dancer Lacey Schwimmer, who choreographs the show!  Finally, back after a 10-year hiatus, the first female magician to have her own headlining magic show on the Strip during the 1990s, Melinda - First Lady of Magic, launches her comeback as an act in V - The Ultimate Variety Show.

Nathan Burton is sure to turn a few heads in his production at the Flamingo that offers an action-packed magic show that's great for the entire family. Criss Angel's BELIEVE by Cirque du Soleil at Luxor takes you deep inside the creative and mythical world of imagination in this fairy tale performance. Mind reader and prankster Mike Hammer will leave you on the edge of your seat with his double-edged razor-blade swallowing trick at the Four Queens Hotel and Casino, while Mac King will have you laughing out loud at his quirky sense of humor and visual gags at Harrah's.

Don't miss Magic of Paris at the Paris Hotel and Casino to see (or not see) illusionist Stephane Vanel. Also, the new Vegas Magic Theatre at Gold Coast features magician Ben Stone and a variety of entertainers ranging from illusionists, comedy magicians and variety acts - every week is a different show! Finally, catch a glimpse of Dirk Arthur's show, Wild Magic, at O'Shea's Casino for the rare opportunity to see him interact with 400- to 600-pound Siberian tigers!

Get ready to be amazed and ask yourself "How'd they do that?!" Book your trip today and see the world's greatest magicians day and night, only in Vegas.

When it's fun to spend a few hours with The Mechanic

Usually, spending a couple of hours with the mechanic isn't highly on everyone's list nor something you generally look forward to doing.

But when "The Mechanic" is Jason Statham's new hit movie and you're attending the red carpet premiere at Planet Hollywood, well, that's not so bad. Plus, you don't even need to beg for a rental car.

Statham was there, but wasn't about to reveal (at least to us) his plans for the evening: VIDEO

There were plenty of other stars on the carpet, including "Peepshow" stars Holly Madison and Laura Croft, mixed martial arts icon Randy Couture, actor Jason Flemyng, "The Mechanic" Director Simon West, Flamingo Las Vegas comedian/magician Nathan Burton, and the former host of "The Price is Right" at Bally's, Joey Fatone. We asked Fatone about the transition from boy band star to Vegas game-show host:  VIDEO.

Check out our Facebook page for more videos featuring Madison and West and other pictures from the red carpet, and make sure you see Statham in the action in theaters. "The Mechanic" opens nationwide today!

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