On Tuesday, April 22, ABSINTHE’s “Green Fairy,” Melody Sweets, will join the Las Vegas company of Million Dollar Quartet onstage for a captivating encore performance.
Sweets will perform a rendition of Janis Martin’s “My Boy Elvis” alongside the cast at Harrah’s Las Vegas at the conclusion of the evening’s 7 p.m. show.
An accomplished vocalist and burlesque performer, Sweets debuted her first album “Burlesque in the Black” in 2012, showcasing her soulful sound and songs that may be heard nightly in ABSINTHE. Aside from her one-night-only appearance with Million Dollar Quartet, Sweets can be seen performing in ABSINTHE at Caesars Palace Wednesday-Sunday at 8 p.m. and 10 p.m.
The Las Vegas company of Million Dollar Quartet continues to welcome fellow performers to the stage to celebrate the music of the production’s era through live jam sessions. Sweets will join the lineup of past guest stars including Bally’s Las Vegas headliner and one-woman vocal phenomenon, Véronic DiCaire, “American Idol” winner Taylor Hicks, Stratosphere performer Frankie Moreno, E! reality star and Strip headliner Holly Madison, and Broadway star Pia Zadora.
The Vegas cast of Million Dollar Quartet features Benjamin D. Hale (Johnny Cash), Justin Shandor (Elvis Presley), Martin Kaye (Jerry Lee Lewis), Robert Britton Lyons (Carl Perkins), Marc D. Donovan (Sam Phillips) and Felice Garcia (Dyanne).
Tickets are available at the Showroom box office, by visiting HarrahsLasVegas.com or by calling (702) 777-2782.