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June 11, 2018

MARILYN! Summer Hiatus

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   ***Updated Listing Information*** Name:                                  MARILYN! THE NEW MUSICAL   Address:                              Paris Theater Paris Las Vegas 3655 S. Las Vegas Blvd. Las Vegas, NV 89109   Phone:                                 855-234-7469   Tickets:                                Ticket prices start at $49, plus applicable taxes and fees.   Website Address:            www.marilynvegas.com   After launching to critical acclaim, MARILYN! THE NEW MUSICAL will be going on a summer hiatus from Tuesday, June 19 through Monday, Sept. 3 in order to further refine the show and prepare for the Las Vegas-created production to launch a national tour. Performances at Paris Las Vegas will resume Tuesday, Sept. […]
May 29, 2018

Behind the Scenes of MARILYN! The New Musical

FOX5 Vegas – KVVU  Source: http://www.fox5vegas.com/video?autoStart=true&topVideoCatNo=default&clipId=14347664
May 29, 2018

Some Like It Hot

But will enough people like a Monroe-themed casino musical to help Marilyn! beat the odds? So many possible reasons why casino-based entertainment is in a slump. So many more when it comes to explaining why Broadway musicals come to Las Vegas, not from Las Vegas. Might as well start with the funny one. “As soon as you land at McCarran airport, you’re all of a sudden cheesy. There’s a cheese mist on the runway.” This is from Tegan Summer, who knows what he faces as the writer, director, and producer of Marilyn! The New Musical, which officially debuts June 1 […]
May 29, 2018

New Las Vegas musical gives voice to the life of Marilyn Monroe

The life and lore of Marilyn Monroe are about to spring to life in a new musical in Las Vegas. “Marilyn! The New Musical” shares the story of the blond bombshell from the difficult years of childhood, when she was Norma Jeane Mortenson, to her rise to superstardom in the 1950s, when she became one of the world’s best-known sex symbols. The story unfolds through the eyes of the movie star’s trusted chauffeur. The musical features 15 original songs plus classics such as “Diamonds Are a Girl’s Best Friend” and “My Heart Belongs to Daddy.” There’s also a rendition of Monroe’s legendary […]
May 29, 2018

‘MARILYN! THE NEW MUSICAL’ BRINGS THE ICONIC MOVIE STAR TO LIFE

BY BROCK RADKE  MAY 18, 2018 Hollywood and Las Vegas have had a long-lasting pop-culture relationship. Those glamorous connections are sure to be fortified with the opening of Marilyn! The New Musical, an original production exploring the mystique of a true American icon. Written, directed and produced by Tegan Summer in partnership with Authentic Brands Group, owner of the estate of Marilyn Monroe, the 90-minute musical features 20 original songs as well as classics like “Diamonds Are a Girl’s Best Friend” and “My Heart Belongs to Daddy.” The story follows Monroe’s rise from troubled teen Norma Jeane Mortenson to a blonde […]