Barry Manilow takes the stage at Mandalay Bay’s Storm Theatre

Jun 4, 2002 8:03 AM

One of America’s most beloved performers, Barry Manilow, will perform Thursday through Saturday. Show times are 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. Saturday. For ticket information, call (702) 632-7580.

Barry Manilow’s award winning career includes the classics Copacabana, Mandy, Weekend in New England, and Tryin’ to Get the Feelin’ Again and dozens more.

Acclaimed by Radio & Records magazine as the No. 1 Adult Contemporary Artist of All Time, Manilow has released 31 albums to date. In 1998, Manilow released Sings Sinatra, a tribute to the great songs that Frank Sinatra made famous, and the album was nominated for two Grammy Awards. Last November, Manilow released Here at the Mayflower, his first new material in more than 10 years, which has been in the Top 5 on the Billboard music charts.

The pop superstar’s unparalleled career touches every facet of music: including performing, composing, arranging and producing. Manilow has received Grammy, Emmy and Tony Awards and has been nominated for an Academy Award. He has written the songs and musical scores for several motion pictures as well as several stage musicals. Rolling Stone magazine captured the enduring appeal of Manilow when it called him "a giant among entertainers" and proclaimed him to be "the showman of our generation."