John Katsilometes, Las Vegas Review-Journal

John Katsilometes

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Henderson, NV, United States

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  • Las Vegas Review-Journal
Past:
  • Best Of Las Vegas
  • LasVegasSun.com

Recent articles by John:

Strip venue shuts down without warning; 3 shows closing

A success story during the pandemic reopening has closed, with no warning and no fanfare. → Read More

Derek Hough has no plans for quickie Vegas wedding

Derek Hough, alongside his fiancee Hayley Ebert, is the only dance pro to headline on the Strip. → Read More

Wayne Newton has COVID, cancels Strip shows

A case of COVID has benched Wayne Newton. But Mr. Las Vegas says he will be back within the month. → Read More

‘Elvis’ in Las Vegas: A hit with some misses

As “Elvis” reminds, it is a challenge to deliver a stylish, yet honest, depiction of Presley’s life in a theatrical experience. → Read More

Todd Quinones to exit KTNV, ready for new challenge

His final day on the air is Friday, in his usual 4:30 to 7:30 a.m. slot. → Read More

Jeff Ross’ ‘Lenny or Squiggy?’ joke rankled Penny Marshall

Jeff Ross is bringing his roast-centric, stand-up show to Virgin Hotel on Friday night. → Read More

Steve Martin, Martin Short to premiere at Encore Theater

Steve Martin and Martin Short have played Las Vegas Strip venues for 11 years, but never the Encore Theater. → Read More

Adele’s last shot this year at Caesars is the fall

Adele can still fulfill her promise to play at least 24 dates this year at Caesars Palace. → Read More

Jerry Brown hits ‘grand slam’ with move to KLAS

Veteran Vegas weatherman Jerry Brown says of his move to Channel 8, “I love to work, and I love the weather.” → Read More

Adele’s Vegas options dwindling amid Caesars layoffs

With Adele’s future uncertain, nearly a dozen workers at the Colosseum will be laid off for the summer. → Read More

Princess Diana exhibit to grace the Strip

“Princess Diana: A Tribute Exhibition” is due to open in August at The Shops at Crystals. → Read More

Lovett takes on Las Vegas with Isaak at Virgin Hotels Las Vegas

Lyle Lovett jokes — or is he serious — about flipping a coin with Chris Isaak to see who will open in Vegas. → Read More

Luke Bryan adds Las Vegas dates around NFR

Luke Bryan’s show at Resorts World returns with the National Finals Rodeo. It opened with the Super Bowl → Read More

Sting extends Strip production into 2023

Sting’s “My Songs” residency at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace added six shows for next April. → Read More

Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo first announced show Pearl at the Palms

Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo play Pearl Concert Theater, which hasn’t had a show since Billy Idol in March 2020. → Read More

Despite confusion, Elvis weddings still allowed in Vegas

Chapel operators in Las Vegas are making sure those seeking Elvis-themed weddings know they’re still offered. → Read More

Lionel Richie, Megan Thee Stallion among iHeart Festival headliners

The iHeart Radio Music Festival brings variety once more to Las Vegas in September. → Read More

Priscilla Presley says Elvis licensing effort ‘is a good thing’

Priscilla Presley says she backs Authentic Brand Group’s efforts to team with the city’s Elvis-themed chapels to preserve her late husband’s image. → Read More

Priscilla Presley says Elvis licensing effort ‘is a good thing’

Priscilla Presley says she backs Authentic Brand Group’s efforts to team with the city’s Elvis-themed chapels to preserve her late husband’s image. → Read More

Boy George has new Vegas catch phrase in Strip return

Boy George of Culture Club says Las Vegas has “become a super-hip place to be.” → Read More