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Cowabunga Bay provides plenty of fun in the hot summer sun

Cowabunga Bay provides plenty of fun in the hot summer sun

By Joe Buda Informer Media Group Escaping the Las Vegas summer weather is a must for some residents. But our sweltering summer heat is no reason to ignore the great outdoors. For those residents (and visitors too) who want some thrills while cooling off, Cowabunga Bay is the answer. Cowabunga Bay has a retro surf […]

DON’T BREATHE Movie Review

DON’T BREATHE Movie Review

By Victoria Alexander, Film Critic Las Vegas Informer Unsettling and terrific horror thriller. How the hell did Rocky (Jane Levy) get herself into the dire situation that opens DON’T BREATHE? Rocky, her boyfriend Money (Daniel Zovatto) and their friend Alex (Dylan Minnette) survive in Detroit by breaking into rich people’s houses and taking stuff. Rocky […]

Jackson Browne and Culture Club perform at The Pearl at Palms Casino Resort

Jackson Browne and Culture Club perform at The Pearl at Palms Casino Resort

The Pearl at Palms Casino Resort and its team continued to do what they do best – bring big name acts of all genres to the most intimate, state-of-the-art concert theater. This weekend, crowds enjoyed the sounds of Jackson Browne on Saturday. The singer/songwriter performed a two-part set which included hits like “Somebody’s Baby” and “Running […]

BEN HUR Movie Review

BEN HUR Movie Review

By Victoria Alexander, Film Critic Las Vegas Informer Two stunning scenes and two boring actors without charisma. They neutered their characters. Messala ruined the Ben-Hur family simply out of necessity – he was just doing his job. Remaking, or re-imagining, or whatever, BEN-HUR was put in the hands of a very stylish director, Timur Bekmambetov. […]

Paint in The Park: Unleash your inner artist with Pinot’s Palette

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Paint in The Park: Unleash your inner artist with Pinot’s Palette

By Debbie Hall, Informer Media Group The expression of art is important and can be fun, regardless of anyone’s skill level. Paint in The Park with Pinot’s Palette is the chance to explore artistic expression in a relaxed setting. Held the last Wednesday of every month, Paint in The Park is a lively event that […]

Summerland Tour Lineup Brings Blast From The Past To Downtown Las Vegas Events Center

Summerland Tour Lineup Brings Blast From The Past To Downtown Las Vegas Events Center

The anticipated Summerland Tour provided an unforgettable night of old classics and new favorites at Downtown Las Vegas Events Center (DLVEC) on Aug. 12. Founded by Everclear’s lead singer Art Alexakis in 2012, the tour has been named “The 10 Hottest Summer Package Tours” by Rolling Stone. The night kicked off with beloved band Sponge, […]

FLORENCE FOSTER JENKINS Movie Review

FLORENCE FOSTER JENKINS Movie Review

By Victoria Alexander, Film Critic Las Vegas Informer Meryl Streep is brilliant and the sun is shining on Hugh Grant again. Their performances are extraordinary. Hugh Grant has starred in several memorable films. For me, his best performances were in FOUR WEDDINGS AND A FUNERAL (1994), NOTTING HILL (1999) and ABOUT A BOY (2002).  Grant […]

Cindy Williams spotted at The Composers Showcase of Las Vegas

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Cindy Williams spotted at The Composers Showcase of Las Vegas

Cindy Williams, famous for her role as Shirley Feeney in “Laverne and Shirley” and currently appearing in “Menopause the Musical!” enjoyed the The Composers Showcase of Las Vegas at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts. There had been a three month hiatus of the very popular show with award-winning host Keith Thompson (conductor of […]

SUICIDE SQUAD Movie Review

SUICIDE SQUAD Movie Review

By Victoria Alexander, Film Critic Las Vegas Informer Delivers exactly what it promises and what you expect. The best popcorn movie of the summer. I’m tired of heroes. I’m not interested in anything called “The Justice League.” What is the best thing about thrillers? The villain. You must have a terrific, dangerous, psychopath as a […]

Duran Duran: Still electrifying audiences in 2016

Duran Duran: Still electrifying audiences in 2016

Written by Wendy Gelbart and photography by Kate Gelbart, Informer Media Group Before I can review Duran Duran’s show held at the Mandalay Bay Event Center on July 29, I have to issue a quick disclaimer: I absolutely adore the band, but I couldn’t always say that out loud. Having grown up as part of […]

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