Voice of Vegas—Talent Thrives In Las Vegas
“America’s Got Talent” Holding Auditions at Bally’s
NBC’s hit reality show “America’s Got Talent” will begin a nationwide search for season 10 hopefuls. Auditions will get underway Feb. 12 at Bally’s. Tryouts will be 90 seconds in front of the show’s producers and the cream-of-the crop will be asked to perform in front of the judges for a slot in the show. Returning judges are Heidi Klum, Howard Stern, Mel B and Howie Mandel. If you are unable to make the Vegas tryouts, auditions will also take Feb. 14-15 in Los Angeles. Registration forms are available at agtauditions.com.
Joey Fatone Returns to Vegas for Limited Engagement in Rock of Ages
Television host and entertainer Joey Fatone will debut in The Venetian’s smash-hit musical Rock of Ages as the first-ever celebrity guest, beginning Feb. 20. Fatone will join the cast in the role of Bourbon Room owner Dennis Dupree for a limited engagement. Rock of Ages tickets range from $56-$145 plus tax and fees. Troy Burgess, who originated the roles of Dennis Dupree in Las Vegas, will return at the conclusion of Fatone’s engagement. Call 866-641-7469.
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