As the awards season comes to an end, with the Academy Awards being held on Sunday, March 2, guests of Caesars Entertainment Las Vegas Resorts have the opportunity to enjoy their favorite award-winning entertainer year-round (Pictured: Celine Dion).
Caesars Entertainment offers a plethora of entertainment options that feature the Strip’s best shows and entertainers, who have been honored with everything from Academy and Emmy Awards to Billboard Music and People’s Choice Awards.
One of the most celebrated singers in the world, Celine Dion has received numerous awards in recognition of her long successful music career. Performing inside The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, which was built specifically for her show “A New Day…” in 1993, Dion has received countless awards including 12 World Music Awards, 43 Félix Awards, 10 Billboard Music Awards, 20 Juno Awards, five Grammy Awards, seven American Music Awards and several others making Dion a true entertainment icon.
World-renowned singer, songwriter and performer, Elton John, has had a monumental career spanning more than five decades. Elton is one of the top-selling solo artists of all time, winning a total of five Grammys for “Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal,” “Best Instrumental Composition,” “Best Male Pop Vocal Performance” and “Best Musical Show Album,” an Academy Award for “Best Original Song” for “Can You Feel the Love Tonight” and a Tony Award for “Best Original Musical Score” for “Aida.” Elton is also a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Songwriters Hall of Fame inductee. Elton is currently performing at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace with his show “The Million Dollar Piano.”
Legendary rock icon, Rod Stewart, has been said to have one of the most distinctive voices in pop music. Performing inside The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, Stewart’s show Rod Stewart: The Hits. is an intimate show experience where guests can enjoy his hit singles including “Maggie May,” “Hot Legs,” “Have I Told You Lately?” and “Some Guys Have All the Luck.” During more than his five decades of performing, Stewart has received a “Legend Award” and the first ever “Diamond Award” from the World Music Awards, a Grammy Award for “Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album,” the ASCAP Founders Award and has been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame both as a solo artist and a member of the band Faces, in addition to the UK Music Hall of Fame.
The newest headliner at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, Shania Twain, is an international superstar and the world’s best-selling female country artist of all time. An amazing and accomplished singer and songwriter, Twain has won an impressive 187 awards from 1993 to present day. She has won 39 BMI Songwriter Awards, 26 Canadian Country Music Awards, 12 Junos, nine Billboard Awards, five Grammys, five American Music Awards, four American Country Music Association Awards and two Country Music Awards. Twain recently also received a star on the renowned Hollywood Walk of Fame and has written her first memoir entitled “From This Moment On” which was on the New York Times Best Sellers list.
Known best for his role on NBC’s most popular and successful sitcom, “Seinfeld,” Jerry Seinfeld has headlined The Colosseum at Caesars Palace since Dec. 2003. Seinfeld has been awarded an Emmy Award for “Outstanding Comedy Series,” a Golden Globe for “Best Actor – Musical or Comedy Series,” three SAG Awards for “Outstanding Ensemble – Comedy Series,” two American Comedy Awards for “Funniest Male Performing in a TV Series” and an American Comedy Lifetime Achievement Award for “Comedy Club Stand-Up Comic Male.” Seinfeld’s book, “Seinlanguage,” was released in 1993 and went on to become a #1 New York Times bestseller. More recently Seinfeld launched his internet show “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee,” which has garnered critical raves and more than 10 million streaming views.
Flamingo Las Vegas:
Known best for her role as Sandy in the hit 70’s film “Grease,” Olivia Newton-John, the newest resident headliner at Flamingo Las Vegas, is an accomplished singer, songwriter and actress. Olivia’s music has been well-received in multiple genres including pop, country and adult contemporary and has sold an astonishing 100 million records worldwide garnering her numerous prestigious awards. Olivia has been awarded 10 American Music Awards, nine Billboard Awards, a Country Music Association Award, an Emmy and five Grammys. With over four decades in show business, Olivia’s appeal still seems to be timeless.
Harrah’s Las Vegas:
Million Dollar Quartet
A story about one of the greatest rock ‘n’ roll jam sessions in history, Harrah’s Las Vegas’ Million Dollar Quartet is a Tony Award-winning musical about four of the greatest legendary musicians in history. Set on Dec. 4, 1956, Sam Phillips, the “Father of Rock ‘n’ Roll” brought together Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Elvis Presley together at Sun Records studio in Memphis for the first and only time for a night of laughs, good company and great music.
Paris Las Vegas:
Jersey Boys at Paris Las Vegas is a runaway smash-hit and winner of the “Best Musical” Tony Award on Broadway, in London and Australia. The story of four blue-collar kids who became one of the greatest successes in pop music history, Jersey Boys follows the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons.
One of the most iconic pop artists to ever grace the stage, Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino headliner, Britney Spears, has received awards not only for her chart-topping hits but also for film and fashion. She has also received an Emmy for “Britney Spears Live from Las Vegas,” two BMI Film & TV Awards for “Best Original Song,” for Nickelodeon’s show “Zoey 101” and a Teen Choice Award for “Female Personality.” Her music honors include an American Music Award, two World Music Awards, a Grammy, eleven Billboard Awards, and several domestic and international MTV Music Awards. Spears has also been awarded “Celeb of the Year” by E! and has appeared five times on Forbes’ “Strongest Celeb 100” in the top 10.
One of the best-selling artists of all time with one of the best-selling albums of all time, Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino’s RockTellz and CockTails headliner Meat Loaf has sold more than 80 million records and has appeared in more than 50 movies and TV shows. Known best for his top-selling song, “I Would Do Anything for Love (But I Won’t Do That),” which earned him a Grammy Award for “Best Solo Rock Vocal Performance,” Meat Loaf has retained iconic status and popularity both abroad and in the US.
One of the highest-selling groups of all time, The Jacksons had nine number-one hits and 14 top-10 hits including “ABC,” “I Want You Back” and “I’ll Be There.” Their music redefined, reinvented and reinvigorated popular music which helped garner numerous awards including five NARM Gift of Music Awards for “Best Singing Group of the Year,” a “Special Commendation for Positive Role Models” awarded by the US Congress, keys to the city of Gary, Ind. and inductions into the Grammy Hall of Fame for their song “I Want You Back,” in addition to the Hit Parade Hall of Fame, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino:
Penn & Teller
Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino headliners Penn & Teller may be known for their comedy magic show but the eccentric duo are also award-winning entertainers. Prior to performing in Las Vegas, the two were awarded an Emmy for their PBS special, “Penn & Teller Go Public” and were recently nominated for a British Academy of Film and Television Arts Award for their documentary entitled, “Tim’s Vermeer.”
To learn more about Caesars Entertainment Total Vegas Resorts’ performers, or for show information, please visit: http://www.totalrewards.com/las-vegas/shows.html