Caesars Entertainment Corporation

  1. MGM & AEG Building a 20,000-Seat Arena on the Las Vegas Strip

    June 19, 2013 6:11 AM EDT Years of talk about building an arena capable of hosting professional sports and big-name concerts yielded an announcement Tuesday that casino giant MGM Resorts International and entertainment company AEG will build a privately financed 20,000-s ...

  2. Britney Spears Las Vegas Residency Reportedly Narrowed Down to 2 Casinos

    February 05, 2013 7:56 PM EST Despite recent reports to the contrary, Britney Spears is still in “deep negotiations” to headline a Las Vegas residency in the near future, says her manager Larry Rudolph. “I’d be shocked if it didn’t happen,” Rudolph told Extra on Tuesday. “[W ...

  3. 'American Idol's' Taylor Hicks Announces Las Vegas Residency

    April 19, 2012 9:13 PM EDT "American Idol" season 5 winner Taylor Hicks will return to the city where he first auditioned for the show that made him famous: Las Vegas. The Birmingham, Alabama native has signed on with Caesars Entertainment-owned Bally's Hotel ...

  4. Industry Vet Steve Blanck Dies

    April 06, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Dedicated talent agent and devoted Phillies fan, Steve Blanck, died February 10 in Hemet, Calif., at the age of 62. Blanck died while recovering from emergency surgery caused by his long battle with lung disease. Blanck was born in Philadelphia an ...

  5. Still Ailing, Braxton Scraps Vegas Performances

    May 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT A Las Vegas hotel has announced that the rest of Toni Braxton's scheduled shows have been canceled so the singer can focus on her health. The show, "Toni Braxton: Revealed," at the Flamingo Las Vegas had been dark since the 40-year- ...

  6. Harrah's, C3 Presents Announce Artist Bookings

    April 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT After striking a national deal several months ago to program and promote music at about 20 Harrah's properties, Austin, Texas-based C3 Presents has locked down a number of artist bookings for the company's casino properties in the upcomi ...

  7. C3 Presents Expands Harrah's Pact

    January 29, 2008 12:00 AM EST Austin-based C3 Presents has expanded its relationship with Harrah's casinos and will now book and promote live music at about 20 Harrah's properties across the country going forward. C3 had already been working with Harrah's proper ...

  8. AEG, Harrah's Partner For Las Vegas Arena

    August 22, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Los Angeles-based AEG and Harrah's Entertainment have entered into a partnership to develop an approximately 20,000-seat arena that will sit one block east of the Las Vegas Strip. Scheduled for a 2010 completion date, the privately financed a ...

  9. Rod Stewart Ordered to Pay $3 Million

    March 06, 2006 12:00 AM EST Stems from a canceled Vegas show in 2000. A federal judge has ordered Rod Stewart to pay a Las Vegas casino more than $3 million for a canceled show in December 2000. U.S. District Judge Larry Hicks ordered the British rocker's lawyers to pay ...

  10. HOB Atlantic City Names Buyer

    January 27, 2005 12:00 AM EST N.J. vet Levinstone shifts to new club. Promoter Stan Levinstone, former principle in Concerts East, will be the talent buyer at the new House of Blues in Atlantic City, N.J. As previously reported, the 10th HOB club will be the company's lar ...

  11. HOB Plans Biggest Club For Atlantic City

    January 06, 2005 12:00 AM EST ,200-capacity venue to open at Showboat. House of Blues will open its biggest club to date at Showboat, The Mardi Gras Casino, in Atlantic City, N.J. The club, HOB’s 10th, is scheduled to open Fourth of July weekend. HOB says the venue will have ...

  12. Toby Keith Plans Vegas Venue

    August 30, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Three Harrah's partnerships in works. Three Harrah's partnerships in works. News ...

  13. Toby Keith Plans Vegas Venue

    August 30, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Three Harrah's partnerships in works. Harrah’s Las Vegas Casino & Hotel is planning a themed bar, restaurant and entertainment venue with country singer Toby Keith. It is first of three U.S. venues being developed in partnership with the ...