RED MERCURY ENTERTAINMENT ANNOUNCES THEATER MANAGEMENT AGREEMENT WITH STRATOSPHERE CASINO, HOTEL & TOWER
Las Vegas-based entertainment company to manage Theater and Box Office operations
and introduce new programming and events for 2016
Las Vegas, Nev. (May 26, 2016) – Red Mercury Entertainment, (www.RedMercuryEnt.com), has announced a venue management agreement with Las Vegas’ Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower to bring shows and events to the Stratosphere Theater and run the Theater’s box office. The management agreement will begin July 12, 2016 with Red Mercury Entertainment managing theater and box office operations and further advancing the entertainment experience with new programming and events for 2016. Stratosphere will continue to manage entertainment operations.
“Red Mercury Entertainment has been working with the Stratosphere team over the past year and in furtherance of that relationship will take over box office and theater operations,” said Darin Feinstein, owner and managing partner of Red Mercury Entertainment. “We plan to compliment the current programming with new productions and events.”
“This represents a new chapter for Stratosphere as we enlist the management team of Red Mercury Entertainment to add to the award-winning live entertainment on the north end of the iconic Las Vegas Strip,” said Matt Mascali, Stratosphere VP of Entertainment. “We look forward to elevating this successful relationship and providing great entertainment options to our guests into the future.”
Current Stratosphere Entertainment programming includes:
MJ LIVE, the world’s most successful Michael Jackson tribute show, has performed successfully in the Stratosphere Theater since March of 2016, under the direction of co-producers by Dick Feeney, Darin Feinstein and Carlos Reynoso. Shows perform seven nights a week at 7 p.m.
PIN UP™, starring PLAYBOY’s 2011 Playmate of the Year® Claire Sinclair and featuring a hot live band, talented singers and incredible dancers is inspired by the classic pin up calendars from the 1940s, ’50s and ’60s. Must be 18 or older. Shows perform at 9:30pm Thursday through Monday.
New Stratosphere Entertainment programming includes:
SPY ESCAPE & EVASION, opening August 17, 2016, is a widely effective two-day seminar and training course taught by Ex-CIA agent Jason Hanson designed to keep individuals and their families safe from danger. After almost a decade in the CIA, Hanson brings real-world spy safety experience and techniques direct to students, teaching critical skills and valuable information that 99 percent of Americans will never know about or have access to learn, until now.
About Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower
Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower is a Las Vegas Strip resort with an 80,000-square-foot casino. The 1,149-foot Stratosphere Tower is the tallest freestanding observation tower in the United States, featuring the Top of the World restaurant and highest view of the Las Vegas Strip from the Observation Deck as well as SkyJump Las Vegas and thrill rides Big Shot, X-Scream and Insanity. Known as a great value to gamblers, Stratosphere is located close to the Convention Center at the gateway to downtown Las Vegas. It features 2,427 guest rooms and suites, uniquely themed restaurants, the Tower shops, and an original production show, PIN UP™ featuring Claire Sinclair as well as MJ LIVE, the world’s most successful Michael Jackson tribute show and L.A. Comedy Club, showcasing the hottest up-and-coming stand-up comics. Additionally, Stratosphere’s ace | PLAY™ program allows players to enjoy awards, comps and exclusives based on their loyalty to American Casino & Entertainment’s four properties: Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower on the Las Vegas Strip, Aquarius Casino Resort in Laughlin, Nevada, and two Arizona Charlie’s locations in Las Vegas. For more information, visit StratosphereHotel.com, call 702-380-7777 or 800-99-TOWER (998-6937).
About Red Mercury Entertainment
Red Mercury Entertainment is a Las Vegas-based full service entertainment company that provides comprehensive solutions for entertainment, technical direction, box office operations, showroom management and marketing for resort partners and casinos with more than 20 years of experience in the entertainment industry. For more information on Red Mercury Entertainment, visit www.RedMercuryEnt.com.
Chandra Knee Stepanovich
Vice President of Public Relations
Red Mercury Entertainment/ Black Star Investments