Mr. Las Vegas is back on the Vegas stage as Wayne Newton presents his new show “Up Close And Personal,” drawing on more than 50 years of entertaining to create a unique experience filled with stories, hit songs and musical showmanship.
Las Vegas actor, singer and entertainment legend, Mr. Las Vegas Wayne Newton makes his return to the stage after more than five years with his all-new and original production, “Wayne Newton: Up Close and Personal,” at Flamingo.
After working since he was just four years old, Newton took some time off to spend with his family and to get his iconic estate “Casa de Shenandoah” open for tours. Now, Newton is back with “Wayne Newton: Up Close and Personal,” a show unlike any he has ever done before, boasting a compilation of all of his extraordinary talents.
Newton sings crowd favorites including the platinum record hit, “Danke Schoen,” as well as engages with the audience by answering questions, making for a truly extraordinary experience. His vast musical talents are on display as he plays an assortment of the many instruments he has perfected. Voted Nevada Magazine’s “Best Entertainer” eight years in a row, he has performed more than 30,000 shows in Las Vegas. Newton shares the fantastic stories and videos that were impactful and influential on his legendary 50+ year career.
“I can’t tell you how thrilled I am to return home to the Las Vegas stage, especially to perform such a personal and unique show. This will be very different and a more intimate show than I’ve done in the past and I’m looking forward to interacting with each audience and sharing stories from my life in Las Vegas, some of which I’ve never told before,” Newton said.
Experience a Vegas night like no other in the presence of Vegas icon Wayne Newton. His Up Close and Personal show finds Mr. Vegas singing some of his all-time best hits, plus taking time to chat with the audience about his years in show biz. You’ll hear intimate stories, plus you’ll get to see video footage from his life in and out of the spotlight.
• Wayne Newton, Mr. Las Vegas, Announces New Dates of “Wayne: Up Close and Personal”. Flamingo Las Vegas and the legendary Wayne Newton proudly announce new dates of his show, “Wayne: Up Close and Personal,” in the Wayne Newton Theater inside Bugsy’s Cabaret. Having achieved “headliner” status for the first time in his career at Flamingo in the 1960s, Mr. Las Vegas will make a triumphant return to the iconic resort beginning Jan. 24. Performance dates are set for January, February, March, April, May and June. “Wayne: Up Close and Personal” presents the entertainer in an intimate setting where he will interact with the audience, perform some favorite songs and share personal career highlights through songs, film clips, anecdotes and audience Q&A.