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April 09, 2001 3:51 AM
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Headliners

Steps Ahead
Blue Note (862-8307) 8 & 10:30 p.m., Thurs.–Sat.

Loretta Lynn
The Railhead (432-7575) 7 p.m., Thurs.–Sun.

Joe Jackson
Hard Rock Hotel (693-5066) 8 p.m., Sat.

Kenny Loggins
LV Hilton (732-5755) 9 p.m., Fri. & Sat.

George Carlin
MGM Grand (474-4000) 9 p.m., Thurs.–Tues.

Bo Diddley
The Orleans (365-7075) 8 p.m., Thurs.–Sat.

Ralph Harris/John Heffron/Gary Brightwell
Harrah’s Improv (369-5111) 8 & 10 p.m., Tues.–Sun.

Bela Fleck & the Flecktones
Sam’s Town (450-8300) 8 p.m., Sat.

Paul Revere & the Raiders
Stratosphere (380-7777) 8 p.m.,Thurs. 7 & 10 p.m., Fri. & Sat.

Fattburger
Palace Station (367-2411) 8 p.m., Sat.

Hemlock,Downer,Joynt Chiefs,Drunk w/Power, Excon
House of Blues (632-7600) 6:30 p.m., Fri.

“Barney’s Musical Castle”
Thomas & Mack Center (895-3900) 7 p.m., Wed.–Fri.; 11 a.m. & 2:30 p.m., Sat.

Pat Goodwin, Barry Friedman
Catch A Rising Star (597-7600) 7:30 & 10 p.m., Tues.–Sun.

Save Ferris w/Sense Field & Special Guest
House of Blues (632-7600) 6:45 p.m., Sat. 

Production Shows

Bill Acosta: Lasting Impressions
Flamingo (733-3333)
Slick production features a live band and eight topless dancers: 10 p.m. Saturdays through Thursdays plus 7:30 p.m. on Tuesdays.

American Superstars
Stratosphere (380-7777)
Rock ‘n’ roll celebrity tribute with live band, dancers: 7 p.m., Sunday, Mondays and Tuesdays; 7 and 10 p.m. Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays in Broadway Showroom (Under 5 not admitted).

An Evening at La Cage
Riviera (794-9433)
Frank Marino stars as a catty Joan Rivers: 7:30 and 9:30 nightly except Tuesdays.

Blue Man Group
Luxor (262-4400)
The New York-based show blends art, comedy, improvisation and percussive music: Call for showtimes, which may vary from week to week.

Bottoms Up
Flamingo (733-3240)
A blend of vaudeville and sitcom:  2 and 4 p.m. except Sundays (18 or older).

Caesars Magical Empire
Caesars Palace (731-7333)
A multi-chambered magical mystery tour with dinner Tuesdays through Saturdays.

Crazy Girls
Riviera (794-9433)
Topless revue features eight showgirls and recorded music: 8:30 and 10:30 nightly (Must be 18).

De La Guarda
Rio All-Suite Casino Resort (252-7776)
Argentinian circus blends performance art with dance club vibes for a wild and booming interactive experience. No seating in the 70-minute show, so wear comfortable shoes!

EFX ALIVE!
MGM Grand (891-7777)
Rick Springfield stars in this rock and roll version of the long running stage extravaganza. Tuesdays through Saturdays, two shows nightly.

Folies Bergere
Tropicana (739-2714)
Tribute to the Parisian Music Hall: 7:30 and 10 nightly except Thursdays. (Early show not topless; Must be 18 to attend late show.)

Karen Denise’s Naked Angels
Plaza (386-2110)
Adult review with sensuous showgirls and special guest, comedian Pete Barbutti. Tuesday through Sundaty, 8 p.m. & 10 p.m.

Andre-Philippe Gagnon
The Venetian (948-3007)
French-Canadian singing impressionist has drop-dead renditions of pop stars: 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays; 6:30 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.

Danny Gans
The Mirage (792-7777)
Singing impressions with 200 voices: 8 p.m. daily except Mondays and Fridays.

Hip-nosis
Flamingo O’Shea’s (737-1343)
R-rated show uses members of the audience for hilarious stunts: 9 p.m. Tuesdays — Saturdays (must be 18). (Midnight show at the Flamingo, Fridays & Saturdays.)

Honky Tonk Angels
Gold Coast (367-7111)
Tribute to top country females, including Patsy Cline and Dolly Parton, at 8 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays.

The Illusionary Magic of Rick Thomas
Tropicana (737-2515)
Charming magician performs with white tigers daily at 2 and 4 p.m. except Fridays.

Jubilee!
Bally’s Las Vegas (739-4567)
Lavish production with sinking of Titanic, and other spectacular acts nightly except Tuesdays, 7:30 and 10:30.

Lance Burton: Master Magician
Monte Carlo (386-8224)
Stunning illusions are a blend of intimate cabaret and high-powered extravaganza: 7 and 10 p.m. Tuesdays — Saturdays, 7 p.m. Sundays.

Legends in Concert
Imperial Palace (794-3261)
Venerable celebrity-impersonation revue features believable performers: Featuring Elvis, Rod Stewart and more, 7 and 10:30 Mondays — Saturdays.

Legends of Comedy
Frontier (794-8200)
A tribute to America’s classic comics, including Jack Benny, Rosanne, Jay Leno, George Burns, Rodney Dangerfield; 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. daily except Sunday.

Les Trix
San Remo (597-6428)
An eclectic blend of magic, comedy, cockatoos and cleavage:  8 and 10:30 nightly except Mondays. Late show topless, (must be 18).

Melinda, First Lady of Magic
The Venetian (948-3007)
Sultry Melinda mesmerizes the audience with large-scale illusions: 6:30 Mondays Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, 6:30 and 8:30 Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus
Flamingo (733-3333)
Broadway quality music theater based on the best-seller: 10 p.m. Fridays, 3 and 7:30 p.m. Sundays, 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays.

Michael Flatley’s Lord of the Dance
New York-New York (740-6815)
This high-energy River Dance clone is ignited by talented young performers tapping their way as good and evil match wits: 7 and 10 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 9 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays; Saturdays at 3 and 8 p.m.

Midnight Fantasy
Luxor (262-4400)
Tasteful topless revue: 8:30 and 10:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays; 10:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays; 8:30 p.m. Sunday (Must be 21 or older).

Mystère
Treasure Island (894-7722)
An offshoot of the genre-stretching Cirque du Soleil: 7:30 and 10:30 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays.

Houdini Lives Again
The Plaza (386-2110)
Dixie Dooley performs re-creations of Houdini’s greatest magic and escapes. Showtime at 4 p.m., Tuesday through Sunday.

O
Bellagio (693-7722)
The spectacular production by Cirque du Soleil showcases a cast of 74 synchronized swimmers, trapeze artists, contortionists and others: 7:30 and 10:30 p.m. Fridays through Tuesdays.

The Rat Pack is Back
Sahara Hotel (737-2515)
An entertaining and nostalgic trip back to Las Vegas’ Golden Age with Steve Lippia starring as the show’s charismatic ringleader. Co-stars include Tony Tillman, Rick Michel and Mark Cohen. Show times are 6:30 and 9 p.m. on Monday and Wednesday, with 8 p.m. shows on Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Tuesday.

The Scintas
Rio All-Suite Resort  (252-7776)
Family affair with musical variety and comedy: Show opens April 12.

Siegfried & Roy
The Mirage (791-7111)
Where else can you find a fire-breathing dragon, white tigers and a vanishing (and reappearing) elephant? 7:30 and 11 p.m. Fridays through Tuesdays.

Skintight
Harrah’s Las Vegas (369-5222)
A late-night adult review: 10:30 p.m. Sundays, Mondays and Saturdays, 7:30 and 10:30 Wednesdays (Must be 18).

Splash 2000
Riviera (794-9433)
Features ice skaters and specialty acts: 7:30 and 10:30 nightly. (Sunday early show is covered, must be 18 for all other shows.)

Clint Holmes
Harrah’s (369-5111)
Clint Holmes stars in this popular laissez faire production: 7:30 p.m. Monday thru Thursday and Fridays; 7:30 and 10 p.m. Thursdays and Saturdays.

Tournament of Kings
Excalibur (597