The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas August Entertainment Schedule

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas August Entertainment Schedule

August 09, 2017 2:34 PM
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The Chelsea

Inspired by some of the world’s most iconic venues, The Chelsea is a 40,000 square-foot transformable space featuring remnant brick tiling, an eclectic collection of stage production props, a vintage lobby bar, private VIP opera boxes and a memorable grand staircase complete with a dramatic chandelier. The venue’s stage attracts some of today’s hottest acts.

Deep Purple & Alice Cooper with special guest The Edgar Winter Band

Saturday, August 12

6:30 p.m.; Doors at 6 p.m.

Tickets: $45; Reserved seats starting at $45

English rock band Deep Purple is considered to be a pioneer of heavy metal and modern rock music since they formed in Hertford in 1968 with founding members including guitarist Blackmore, vocalist Rod Evans, bassist Nick Simper, keyboardist Jon Lord and drummer Ian Paice. The band got its start with their debut album, Shade of Deep Purple. With hit songs throughout their 40-year tenure, such as “Smoke On the Water” and “Highway Star,” Deep Purple has paved the way as an exceptionally influential rock group. Deep Purple is currently made up of founding member Ian Paice, Roger Glover, Ian Gillan, Steve Morse and Don Airey. In addition to being featured in Guinness Book of World Records as “the globe’s loudest band” for a 1972 concert at London’s Rainbow Theatre, the band has sold more than 100 million albums worldwide.

American singer, songwriter, actor and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, Vincent Damon Furnier, better known as Alice Cooper, is recognized for his distinctive raspy voice and eccentric stage shows. Alice Cooper was originally a band that got its start in 1969 and consisted of Furnier on vocals and harmonica, lead guitarist Glen Buxton, rhythm guitarist Michael Bruce, bass guitarist Dennis Dunaway and drummer Neal Smith. Their 1971 hit song “I’m Eighteen” off their album, Love It to Death, launched their careers into the spotlight. Furnier adopted the band’s name as his own in the 1970s and began his solo career with hit albums such as Welcome to My Nightmare and Welcome 2 My Nightmare. Since launching his solo career, Cooper has released more than 19 solo albums.

Fleet Foxes

Sunday, August 13

8 p.m.; Doors at 7 p.m.

Tickets: $26; Reserved seats starting at $26

Seattle’s indie folk band, Fleet Foxes, earned its international musical career from its self-titled debut album released in 2008 which includes hit song “White Winter Hymnal.” Current members of the band include lead vocalist and guitarist Robin Pecknold, guitarist and mandolin player, Skyler Skjelset, keyboardist and mandolin player, Casey Wescott, bass guitarist and guitarist, Christian Wargo, and upright bassist, violinist and percussionist, Morgan Henderson. The band’s highly anticipated new album, Crack-Up, will be released in June 2017 and comes six years after the band’s last album.

Bryan Ferry

Thursday, August 17

8 p.m.; Doors at 7 p.m.

Tickets: $29; Reserved seats starting at $29

From his earliest recordings with Roxy Music in the early 1970s, Bryan Ferry has taken his place as one of the most iconic and innovative artists to emerge in pop music. His first solo album, These Foolish Things, introduced Ferry’s cover versions of recordings by artists whom he admires, including “It’s My Party” by Leslie Gore and “Piece of My Heart” by Janis Joplin. Ferry, whose careers spans over 40 years, is known for his ultra-modern cover performance of the best hit songs. Ferry’s fourteenth and latest solo album, “Avonmore” was hailed by fans and critics alike as a modern classic.

Die Antwoord

Wednesday, August 23

8 p.m.; Doors at 7 p.m.

Tickets: $29; Reserved seats starting at $39

Originally from Cape Town, South Africa, the electronic hip-hop duo Die Antwoord was formed in 2008 by rappers Ninja and Yolandi Visser along with producer God, formerly known as DJ Hi-Tek. The group’s debut album $O$, released in 2009, was released for complimentary download online and gained Die Antwoord international attention with the accompaniment of its music video for hit song “Enter the Ninja.” Their newest single “Love Drug” is set to drop today and the duo’s fifth and final album, Book of Zef, is set to be released this year.

Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue and St. Paul & The Broken Bones

Saturday, August 26

8 p.m.; Doors at 7 p.m.

Tickets: $35; Reserved seats starting at $45

Troy Andrews, better known as his stage name Trombone Shorty, is a musician from New Orleans. As the younger brother of trumpeter and bandleader, James Andres, and the grandson of singer and songwriter, Jessie Hill, Trombone Shorty has been surrounded with music his entire life. He is best known for his skills in trombone and trumpet, but can also play the drums, organ and tuba. Working with some of the biggest names in rock, pop, jazz and funk, Trombone Shorty started his own band, Orleans Avenue, and has been touring with them since 2009.

A six-piece soul band from Birmingham, AL, St. Paul and The Broken Bones has been bringing the funk since they formed in 2012. With two albums and two singles under its belt, the band has opened for many iconic bands while touring, including The Rolling Stones. The band is composed of vocalist Paul Janeway, guitarist Browan Lollar, bassist Jesse Phillips, drummer Andrew Lee, keyboardist Al Gamble and trumpeter Allen Branstetter. Their second album, Sea of Noise, was released in September 2016 and continues to climb the charts.

Foreigner with Cheap Trick

Sunday, August 27

7 p.m.; Doors at 6 p.m.

Tickets: $45; Reserved seats starting at $45

Since the 1977 release of their first hit “Feels LikeThe First Time” and their self-titled debut album on Atlantic Records, FOREIGNER has been universally hailed as one of the world’s most popular rock acts with 10 multi-platinum albums, 16 Top 30 hits, and worldwide album sales exceeding 75 million.  Responsible for some of rock and roll’s most enduring anthems including “Juke Box Hero,” “Cold as Ice,” “Feels Like The First Time,” “Urgent,” “Head Games,” “Say You Will,” “Dirty White Boy,” “Long, Long Way From Home,” and the worldwide #1 hit, “I Want To Know What Love Is,” FOREIGNER continues to rock the charts more than thirty years into the game. 

Recent albums like Juke Box Heroes, a new compilation of digitally recorded Foreigner hits, and The Best of Foreigner 4 & More, recorded live from The Borgata, Atlantic City, both entered the Billboard Top 200 chart. Foreigner also featured strongly in every category in Billboard's recently released “Greatest of All Time” listing.  Catalog sales often eclipse those of Aerosmith, The Rolling Stones, The Who, Def Leppard, Van Halen and most of their Classic Rock peers (Source: Nielsen SoundScan 2/11/16 - 2/3/16).

Inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2016, CHEAP TRICK is undoubtedly one of the most influential classic rock groups of the past 50 years. They have performed over 5,000 shows spanning four decades and have sold 20 million records worldwide. CHEAP TRICK formed in 1974 and while they have evolved throughout the years, the band continues to reach mainstream and critical success. Hits such as "I Want You To Want Me," "Dream Police," and "Surrender" have cemented the group as one of America's top rock 'n' roll bands of all time. In 2016, CHEAP TRICK released its 17th studio collection, Bang Zoom Crazy…Hello.

Hartbeat Weekend Presents Usher

Friday, September 1

8 p.m.; Doors at 7 p.m.

Tickets: $49; Reserved seats starting at $49

Eight-time Grammy-Award winner Usher joins the wildly popular weekend with a concert at The Chelsea. Usher has been ranked by the Recording Industry Association of America as one of the best-selling artists in American music history, having sold over 65 million albums worldwide. He has won numerous awards including eight Grammy Awards and was named the #1 Hot 100 artist of the 2000s decade. Billboard named him the second most successful artist of the 2000s decade, with his career-propelling 2004 album “Confessions” being ranked as the top solo album of the 2000s decade. Usher has attained nine Hot 100 #1 hits (all as a lead artist) and 18 Hot 100 top-10 singles. 2016 proved to be a big year for Usher not only in Music but also in Film and his philanthropic endeavors.  Musically, Usher released his much anticipated 8th studio album entitled “Hard II Love” which has already spawned his 15th number one single with the song “No Limit.”

Hartbeat Weekend Kevin Hart & Friends

Saturday, September 2

First show: 7 p.m.; Doors at 6 p.m.

Second show: 10:30 p.m.; Doors at 9:30 p.m.

Tickets and reserved seats starting at $49

Guests must be 18+ to attend

Hosted by Hart, HartBeat Weekend features comedic, stand-up performances of Kevin Hart & Friends inside The Chelsea. The evening will showcase stand-up acts by Hart’s uproarious comedian comrades.

Hartbeat Weekend Presents Dave Chappelle

Sunday, September 3

9 p.m.; Doors at 7 p.m.

Tickets and reserved seats starting at $69

Dave Chappelle is a comedian, actor, and producer who’s brash, clever, in-your-face brand of humor has made him one of the most respected entertainers of his generation. The panoramic monologue he delivered during his debut on Saturday Night Live was the highest rated SNL in three years. In March 2017, Chappelle returned to television via streaming giant Netflix with two highly-anticipated specials, The Art of Spin, and Deep in the Heart of Texas, filmed in Los Angeles, CA and Austin, TX respectively. Esquire Magazine has called him “the comic genius of America,” and he was featured on the cover of GQ Magazine’s Man of the Year issue in 2015. In April 2017, he graced the cover of The New York Times’ T-Magazine.

Ricardo Arjona

Friday, September 15

9 p.m.; Doors at 8 p.m.

Tickets: $89; Reserved seats starting at $99

Guatemalan singer-songwriter Ricardo Arjona is one of the most successful Latin American artists of all time with more than 40 million albums sold. Arjona is often referred to as El Animal Nocturno thanks to his breakthrough success with his four studio album which bears the same name. While his music ranges from ballads to Latin pop, Arjona is known for his lyrical style, and often addresses topics such as love, sexuality, violence, racism and immigration in his music. His biggest hit song "Fuiste Tú” was the second single released off his 2011 album Independiente and sustained his success as an influential artist. Arjona’s newest album, Circo Soledad, which was recently released, debuted at Number one on Billboard’s Latin Pop Album chart.

Pepe Aguilar
Saturday, September 16
10:30 p.m.; Doors at 9 p.m.
Tickets: $49; Reserved seats starting at $49
 
Mexican-American artist Pepe Aguilar has been around the music industry his entire life. As the son of recording legends Antonio Aguilar and Flor Ilvestre, Aguilar was influenced and encouraged at an early age by his parents to begin singing. Among his most famous albums are 1998’s Por Mujeres Como Tu, which spent nearly a year on the Latin and Mexican charts and 1999’s Por una Mujer Bonita, which won him a Grammy for Best Mexican-American/Tejano Music Performance. With four Grammy awards and four Latin Grammy awards, Aguilar has become a strong influence in the Latin scene with his modern pop music. His latest album, No Lo Habia Dicho was released last year and is his 26th studio album.

Nas

Support: Wale

Friday, Oct. 6

8 p.m.; Doors at 7 p.m.

Tickets: $32; Reserved seats starting at $40

American hip-hop artist Nas has been considered one of the greatest rappers of his generation. His debut album Illmatic released in 1994 gained him recognition from both critics and the hop-hop community. Nas’ follow-up album It Was Written, which features hit songs “If I Ruled the World (Imagine That)” and “The Message,” debuted at number one on the Billboard 200 and remained in that spot for four consecutive weeks. The same album went double platinum two months later and made Nas internationally known. Earlier this year, Nas released the song “Angel Dust” as part of the soundtrack for the TV series The Get Down on Netflix, a show that Nas is also the executive producer of.

Maxwell

Support: Raphael Saadiq

Saturday, Oct. 7

8 p.m.; Doors at 7 p.m.

Tickets: $39; Reserved seats starting at $69

American singer-songwriter Maxwell was extremely influential in defining and shaping the “neo-soul” movement that rose to prominence over the latter half of the 1990’s. His recurring theme of romantic monogamy set him apart from the majority of other R&B artists. Maxwell’s debut album Maxwell’s Urban Hang Suite, featuring hit song “Ascension (Never Wonder),” spent 78 weeks on Billboard 200, went platinum within a year and earned him a Grammy nomination. His fifth and latest album, blackSUMMERS’night, was released last summer.

The Script

Sunday, Oct. 15

8 p.m.; Doors at 7 p.m.

Tickets: $27.50; Reserved seats starting at $47.50

Prevalent rock band, The Script, first formed in 2001 in Dublin, Ireland. Since then, the band has consisted of the three founding members: lead vocalist and keyboardist Danny O’Donoghue, lead guitarist Mark Sheehan and drummer Glen Power. After its debut single “We Cry,” the group received heavy airplay in both Ireland and Britain. The trio gained even more admiration with its 2008 self-titled debut album, which featured hit songs such as “The Man Who Can’t Be Moved” and “Breakeven (Falling to Pieces).” Success continued for The Script and eventually the band’s 2010 album, Science and Faith, reached number three on the Billboard 200 in the United States. Its newest song, “Rain,” was just recently released off its fifth and latest album late last week.

PIXIES

Saturday, October 21

8 p.m.; Doors at 7 p.m.

Tickets: $25; Reserved seats starting at $25

American alternative rock band PIXIES formed in 1986 in Boston. Currently made up of lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist Black Francis, lead guitarist Joey Santiago, bassist and vocalist Paz Lenchantin and drummer David Lovering, PIXIES are known for its psychedelic and surf rock sound. The band launched its career with hit song “Where is my mind” off their second album Surfer Rosa. PIXIES popularity grew even more when they announced in 1993 that they were disbanding. After an 11 year hiatus, the band reunited for sold-out world tours in 2004. The band’s newest album, Head Carrier, was released last year and includes hit song “Um Chagga Lagga.”

Boulevard Pool

Boulevard Pool is a multilevel pool experience by day and an intimate outdoor concert venue with unobstructed sightlines of The Strip by night

Boulevard Pool transforms its Marquee into a colossal movie screen for Dive in Movies, showing favorite films from high above the Las Vegas Strip every Monday night through Labor Day (Sept. 4). Guests are also invited to enjoy a night swim while watching their favorite blockbusters. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the movie begins at 7:30 p.m. Cost of admission is $5 per person for non-hotel guests or complimentary for hotel guests and children under the age of 5.

Schedule of upcoming movies:

  • August 7 –The Great Outdoors
  • August 14 – It’s Complicated
  • August 21 – World War Z (2013)
  • August 28 – Father of the Bride
  • September 4 – Hitch

Marquee Nightclub & Dayclub

A premiere entertainment haven, Marquee Nightclub & Dayclub attracts celebrities, world-class DJs and partygoers from all over the globe for some of the most extravagant events the industry has to offer. With 60,000 square-feet of space in the midst of the excitement only found on the Las Vegas Strip, it is no wonder the venue is a nightlife hotstpot featuring an ultra-pool, mixed format room and a lavish VIP retreat. During the day, the venue serves as an adult oasis, featuring a vibrant beach club scene with cabanas, a spa and infinity plunge pool.

Tritonal at Marquee Nightclub

Aug. 7

Doors at 10:30 p.m.

GA prices starting at $22.94

Dash Berlin at Marquee Dayclub

Aug. 10

Doors at 11 a.m.

GA prices starting at $22.94

Cedric Gervais at Marquee Dayclub

Aug. 11

Doors at 11 a.m.

GA prices starting at $22.94

Dash Berlin at Marquee Nightclub

Aug. 11

Doors at 10:30 p.m.

GA prices starting at $22.94

DJ Mustard at Marquee Dayclub

Aug. 12 and 26

Doors at 11 a.m.

GA prices starting at $22.94

Eric DLux at Marquee Nightclub

Aug. 12

Doors at 10:30 p.m.

GA prices starting at $22.94

Kungs at Marquee Dayclub

Aug. 13

Doors at 11 a.m.

GA prices starting at $22.94

DJ Mustard at Marquee Nightclub

Aug. 14 and 19

Doors at 10:30 p.m.

GA prices starting at $22.94

Andrew Rayel at Marquee Dayclub

Aug. 18

Doors at 11 a.m.

GA prices starting at $22.94

DJ Ruckus at Marquee Nightclub

Aug. 18

Doors at 10:30 p.m.

GA prices starting at $22.94

Carnage at Marquee Dayclub

Aug. 19

Doors at 11 a.m.

GA prices starting at $22.94

Nora En Pure at Marquee Dayclub

Aug. 20

Doors at 11 a.m.

GA prices starting at $22.94

DJ Vice at Marquee Nightclub

Aug. 21 and 25

Doors at 10:30 p.m.

GA prices starting at $22.94

DJ Ruckus at Marquee Dayclub

Aug. 25

Doors at 11 a.m.

GA prices starting at $22.94

Mike Attack at Marquee Dayclub

Aug. 27

Doors at 11 a.m.

GA prices starting at $22.94

Carnage at Marquee Nightclub

Aug. 28

Doors at 10:30 p.m.

GA prices starting at $22.94

CliQue Bar & Lounge

Offering artisanal cocktails and house-made mixers, the ultra hip and swanky cocktail lounge CliQue adds another dimension to the resort’s dynamic bar collection. Aside from classic cocktails, CliQue features an array of shooters, bubbles and aperitifs all while creating a lasting tableside experience. The imaginative concept features timeless musical stylings as well as live music.

#MyCliQueMondays

Monday evenings from 9 p.m. - close

Featuring music selections from the city’s top DJs including Stretch, NEVA, D Miles and Kid Conrad.

Unplugged

Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 9 p.m. - midnight

Featuring live music from some of the city’s best entertainers including Cass & Rios, Rein Garcia, Wise and Street Folk.

Wednesday Night Live DJs

Wednesday evenings from 9 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.

Featuring live music selections from some of the city’s top DJs including Slyde & Josh.

Serving The Beats

Friday and Saturday from 9 p.m. - 3 a.m.

Cherish the weekend nights with live captivating DJs including G-Squared, Break, Kid Conrad and Stretch.

STK

A new-style Las Vegas steakhouse from The One Group and Executive Chef Stephen Hopcraft, STK features a bustling bar scene, an inspired menu, and a relaxed dining atmosphere with a sexy vibe created by the in-house DJ. STK is a Las Vegas celebrity hotspot that breaks with tradition, offering a flirty take on the classic American steakhouse

Magnum Monday with DJ M!ke Attack

Monday evenings starting at 7:30 p.m.

Ultra DJs

Tuesday through Sunday evenings starting at 7:30 p.m.

BOND

More than a lounge but not quite a club, more than a gaming pit but not quite a casino, BOND pulls together just the right elements of each. The result: a magnetic cocktail house where exotic things happen around all who walk inside. The epicenter of wildly poetic spectacle, carefully constructed yet seemingly spontaneous scenes fall into place with fascinating grace. A mash-up of LED art, live performance and upbeat house music, BOND toys with expectations drawing in passersby and compelling those within to stay. Seeming opposites commingle to infectious affect creating a scene no one can properly describe but everyone rushes to see.

DJ Cyberkid

Aug. 7 and 21 from 9 p.m. - 2 a.m.

DJ Mike Attack

Aug. 8 and 22 from 9 p.m. - 1 a.m.

DJ Stephi K

Aug. 9 and 23 from 9 p.m. - 1 a.m.

DJ Earwaxxx

Aug. 10 and 24 from 9 p.m. - 1 a.m.

DJ Atom E

Aug. 11 and 12 from 9 p.m. - 3 a.m.

DJ Zsusanna

Aug. 13 and 27 from 9 p.m. - 1 a.m.

DJ Crykit

Aug. 14 and 28 from 9 p.m. - 2 a.m.

DJ John Cha

Aug. 15 and 29 from 9 p.m. - 1 a.m.

DJ Mike Carbonell

Aug. 16 and 30 from 9 p.m. - 1 a.m.

DJ Lisa Pittman

Aug. 17 and 31 from 9 p.m. - 1 a.m.

DJ Yo Yolie

Aug. 18 and 19 from 9 p.m. - 3 a.m.

DJ Lee Orchard

Aug. 20 from 9 p.m. - 1 a.m.

DJ Spair

Aug. 25 and 26 from 9 p.m. - 3 a.m.

Rose.Rabbit. Lie

Rose.Rabbit.Lie. is a modern supper club serving reinvented American classics alongside live music and entertaining performances. Inspired by social clubs of the past, Rose.Rabit.Lie is a place where familiar dishes take surprising twists and turns, cocktails are mixed with subtle flair, and spontaneous, live entertainment adds to an already extraordinary evening.

Live entertainment Wednesday – Saturday

Beginning at 7 p.m.

Performers include:

Band director and bass guitarist Douglass Collier

Pianist Blaine Mcgurty

Drummer Alex Bailey

Electric guitarist Carlinhos Rocha

Vocalist Mikalah Gordon

Vocalist Malik Pointer

Break dancer Bailey “Bailrok” Munoz

Tap dancer Kenji Gus

Pop-and-lock robot “Robotron” Robert Scott