Discover August 2017
All you need is LOVE
Whether you’re a fan of Beatles LOVE by Cirque du Soleil or not, the new and free Magical Technical Tour offers an amazing inside look into the production’s state-of-the-art technology, one-of-a-kind set pieces and theatre’s epic sound system. As part of the presentation, attendees will enjoy a demonstration of the show’s powerhouse opening number “Get Back” – removing artists from the equation to highlight the production’s immense capabilities. Saturdays, 1-1:30 p.m.
Mirage Hotel & Casino, 3400 Las Vegas Blvd. S., Las Vegas. 702-791-7111
Art meets Music in the Summer of Drumming
The Summer of Drumming is an exhibition of extraordinary original artwork created by rock icons Steve Smith of Journey, Steven Adler of Guns N' Roses, Carl Palmer of Emerson, Lake & Palmer (ELP) & ASIA, Bill Ward of Black Sabbath, Chad Smith of Red Hot Chili Peppers, Dave Lombardo of Slayer, and Chad Sexton of 311. Regular appearances by the artists are scheduled during the term of the exhibition, which will run through October 1, 2017. What a conversation starter to have a piece of rock iconography hanging on your wall.
The Gallery of Music & Art, The Forum Shops at Caesars, 3rd level, 3500 S. Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas. 702-366-9904. http://gma-lv.com
Immerse Yourself in Color
Imagine the joy of stumbling upon a world-renowned artist’s work hidden away in the unused recesses of Louis Vuitton, the French luxury handbag store, in The Shops at Crystals on the Las Vegas strip. James Turrell’s Akhob (Egyptian word for "pure water") is an immersive art installation, free and open to the public by appointment only. Plan ahead, parties of four to six can view the exhibit at any one time and reservations are always booked 3-4 weeks in advance. They are open Thursday through Monday, 11:30 am - 7:30 pm, closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
Louis Vuitton, 3720 S. Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas. 702-730-3150