The city of Las Vegas is often dubbed the Entertainment Capital of the World. The vibrant city is viewed as the most exciting place on Earth because it is home to a large number of shows, events, concerts, attractions, shopping, sports activities, sight-seeing tours, and a very rich nightlife. Las Vegas landed the top spot for the most fun city in America according to Business Insider.
Las Vegas continuously reinvents itself by creating new events, concerts and shows. More than 70% of visitors attend at least one show while visiting. 80% visit Las Vegas more than once per year.
More than 43 million people visited Las Vegas in 2019!
THE NEXT BIG THING
WHERE STARS ARE BORN AND LEGENDS ARE MADE!
The Apollo Theater is a national treasure and one of New York's most popular entertainment destinations.
For more than eight decades the Apollo has introduced the world to the pioneers of music, from Jazz and Swing to R&B and Hip-Hop.
Wednesday night in Harlem is amateur night at The
Apollo. the legendary showcase where countless stars
like James Brown, Luther Vandross and Michael
Jackson got their start.
No venue in the world has had a greater impact on entertainment and pop culture over the years than the Apollo and the theater is as vital and vibrant today as at any point in its history.
In 1987 the Apollo Theater launched the TV series "It's Showtime at The Apollo". Every Saturday night for over 20 years audiences across the US and around the world were entertained by Apollo's unique, distinctive brand of entertainment.
"It's Showtime at The Apollo" played a pivotal role in bringing life to the urban culture and introducing America to a new generation of music stars.
The 90's were a dynamic decade for music and Apollo was at the forefront, turning the world on to this new exciting sound and transforming up and coming artists into stars.
BlackStreetNo Diggity wins Grammy
Bobby Brown14 Million Albums Sold
En Vogue20 Million Albums Sold
MonicaGrammy Award Winner
JodeciBillboard Award Winner for Top R&B Album 1992
Erykah Badu4x Grammy Winner
Lauryn Hill12 Million Albums sold
Donell JonesTwo #1 Hits
ShaiPlatinum selling debut
Brandy40 Million Albums Sold
Toni Braxton40 Million Albums Sold
Jagged EdgeGrammy Winner
Vanessa Williams4 Million Albums Sold
Silk2x Platinum Selling Debut
R. Kelly100+ Million Records Sold
SWV20 Million Records Sold
NextBillboard #1 R&B Song 1998
Mary J. Blige
Boyz II Men
R&B and Hip-Hop Collectively Sold Over 200 Million Albums Throughout the 90's
LAS VEGAS' NEXT HIT SHOW
Rooted in the entertainment tradition of Apollo the show will capture the outrageous energy of a night out at the world famous Apollo Theater in Harlem.
From the moment the audience enters the Apollo Las Vegas Theater, they will be treated to a genuine Apollo experience. The tree of hope is waiting in the lobby for "good luck", replicas of the Apollo's famous murals line the walls and a documentary feature detailing the rich tradition and history of the theater is playing on video screens that ring the theater.
Apollo Vegas will be a proud Ambassador of the Apollo tradition and the nightly show will be designed with the same high entertainment standards audiences have come to expect at the Apollo.
Headline Music Acts: Featuring chart topping artists from the 90's to today.
Rotating Guest Hosts: Sinbad, Mark Curry, Tony Rock. Comedy Hosts with roots at the Apollo who know how to bring the Apollo spirit to Las Vegas.
Amateur Night: "Be Good or Be Gone" The world's original amateur competition, including "The Executioner", the "Tree of Hope", and the best and worst talent in America judged in the tradition of the toughest audience. Vegas get ready to boo!
Professional Guest Comedians: A rotating group of comics who've performed on the Apollo stage, with one comic performing each week.
The Apollo Vegas Players: A company of singers and dancers who appear nightly as role players and back up singers and dancers to bring the Apollo experience to life.
The Apollo Vegas Band: A resident band who will lay the foundation of incredible music.
With over 50 properties on three continents, Caesars Entertainment is the most successful and widely respected owner and operator of casinos and hotels in the world.
Caesar's is the premier name in casino entertainment and sets the standard for quality in its productions, presenting the biggest names in show business, including Celine Dion, Elton John, Brittany Spears and Jerry Seinfeld.
Caesar's is focused on building loyalty and value with its guests through a unique combination of great service, excellent products and unsurpassed entertainment.
SPI Entertainment, helmed by award-winning Producer Adam Steck, is a leading Theatrical Production Company with seven buzzed-about resident shows in the entertainment capital of the world, Las Vegas, and several shows touring internationally. With a successful track record of building entertainment brands and partnering with world-class celebrities, SPI has become the preeminent theatrical producer in Las Vegas and beyond.
SPI Entertainment is behind sold-out and critically acclaimed shows such as Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth Round 2 at MGM Grand, Human Nature: Jukebox at The Venetian, Boyz II Men at The Mirage, The Australian Bee Gees Show at The Excalibur, Divas – Starring Frank Marino at The LINQ, Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man at The Paris Hotel, Rolling Stones Exhibitionism at The Palazzo Resort and more. One of SPI’s biggest hits include Australia’s Thunder from Down Under at The Excalibur, one of the longest running productions in the history of Las Vegas and highest-grossing male revue in the world, with over 1,000 shows a year throughout the United States and beyond.
Over the past three decades, Producer/Director Don Weiner has been responsible for some of America's most popular and critically acclaimed television shows. Don created "It's Showtime at the Apollo", the iconic long running hit that aired weekly for twenty years. As a Producer and Director Don's credits include, "So You Think You Can Dance", "Are You Smarter Than A 5th Grader" and "The Uptown Comedy Club". Don also served as Producer and Director of "Magic's Secrets Finally Revealed", which premiered as the highest rated entertainment program ever on the Fox network.
Marcus King has a reputation for catapulting entertainers into international success and being an executive producer with a golden touch. Beyond his role of managing Jamie Foxx from an up and coming comedian to an Academy Award winning megastar, he has been behind award winning projects in all genres of entertainment, from sitcoms (Hanging with Mr. Cooper, The Jaime Foxx Show) to movies (Life Support starring Queen Latifah), Television Specials (Ray: The Genius of Love, Laffapalloza), Specials (Jamie Foxx: Straight From the Foxxhole), TV Series (Apollo Live) and Grammy winning music (Blame It). As a Manager, his unique ability to guide promising young music and comedy talent to stardom has earned Marcus King universal respect throughout the entertainment industry.
Cited by People Magazine as one of the "Top Ten Most Successful Young People in Hollywood" and featured on the covers of magazines such as Complex and Black Enterprises' 40 Under 40, Nick Cannon, 39 years old is a multifaceted entertainer, Film star, Comedian, Radio and TV Host, Musician, Writer, Director, Executive Producer and Philanthropist.
When he is not in front of the camera or a live audience, Cannon is busy running his highly successful Multi-Media Company NCredible entertainment, producing TV and Film projects including, Nickelodeon's Halo Awards, Teen Nick Top Ten, a music countdown show hosted by Cannon that ran for 8 seasons and Wild N Out on MTV2 now going into its 17th season. He also inked a multi-year first look production deal with NBC Universal to develop scripted and unscripted fare for the network. He's also hosted America's Got Talent, Lip Sync Battle Shorties and The Masked Singer.
Michael "Blue" Williams
Michael "Blue" Williams, legendary Hip-Hop Mogul, Artist Manager and Founder of Family Tree Entertainment. Blue has been responsible for managing the careers of such prominent artists as: Big Sean, OutKast, Ceelo Green and Cody Simpson. Other notable artists include: Monica Arnold, Jagged Edge, Macy Gray, Nas, Ginuine, Lyfe Jennings and the list goes on and on. Blue started on the road with the group Jodeci and eventually he was offered and took an opportunity to work for Queen Latifah and Shakim Compere who own Flavor Unit Entertainment. He eventually became President of Flavor Unit Management. Under the guidance of Blue, OutKast sold over 30 million records, won multiple Grammy's, had numerous endorsement deals and became the biggest rap group in the world. in 2009 Blue merged with Primary Wave Management and built it into a powerhouse management company. He left Primary Wave in 2013 and became partners with Nick Cannon at NCredible Entertainment, a multi-media company focusing on Management, Film, TV, Branding and Live Event Production.