“BAZ – A Musical Mash-Up” Celebrates a Landmark 500 Shows at The Palazzo Las Vegas

"BAZ - A Musical Mash-Up" Celebrates a Landmark 500 Shows at The Palazzo Las Vegas
“BAZ – A Musical Mash-Up”
celebrated its 500th performance at The Palazzo Las Vegas, Thursday, March 15. Following a rousing performance that received a standing ovation, cast members were presented on stage with a cake to commemorate the special occasion. 

Since its debut in 2016, “BAZ – A Musical Mash-Up” has racked up some impressive numbers, including:

  • 3,000 on-stage kisses exchanged by principle cast members
  • 75 uses of the word “love” during each performance
  • 50 Swarovski stones in costumes
  • 50 pairs of dance shoes
  • 40 pounds of glitter used to date
  • 30 yards of beaded fringe
  • 15 pairs of angel wings

“BAZ – A Musical Mash-Up” is a new-generation cabaret and high-energy movie-music mash-up that blends the world’s most iconic love stories as imagined by famed film visionary Baz Luhrmann. Inspired by Luhrmann’s signature take on “Romeo + Juliet,” “Moulin Rouge,” and “The Great Gatsby,” this theatrical concert features soul-stirring and stunning performances from an ensemble cast and band.

More than five years in the making, “BAZ – A Musical Mash-Up” is the creation of For The Record, a genre-bending theatrical company in Los Angeles with a vision of turning the soundtracks of iconic filmmakers into immersive theatrical concert experiences.

“BAZ – A Musical Mash-Up” performs Tuesday through Sunday at 8 p.m. at The Palazzo Theatre. Tickets start at $59 (plus tax and applicable fees) and can be purchased at any box office at The Venetian or The Palazzo, online at palazzo.com, or by calling 702.414.9000 or 866.641.7469.