Las Vegas: Top 5 Shows By BlackBook

TomJones1. KA at MGM Grand (Strip: Central) - With martial-arts-inspired acrobatics, thundering music, and a set that rotates 360 degrees, KA is the least airy-fairy of the Cirque de Soleil offerings.2. O at Bellagio (Strip: Central) - Cirque de Soleil performers + giant tanks of water = jaw-dropping acrobatics. 3. Tom Jones at MGM Grand (Strip: Central) - Come for the kitsch, stay for the charisma. There’s a reason he’s been doing this for 40 years. 4. Cher at Caesars Palace (Strip: Central) - 17 Bob Mackie costume changes. An entrance that involves descending from the ceiling. Truly, in coming to Vegas, Cher has come home. 5. Phantom: The Las Vegas Spectacular at The Venetian (Strip: Central) - Onstage fireworks, a falling giant chandelier and—we think—some people singing.

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