Las Vegas' Best Imitators
The best Las Vegas show impersonators.
By: Lark Ellen Gould
Las Vegas entertainers provide “faux-midable” competition for the celebrities and vocalists they impersonate, living or dead. Elvis imitation is practically an industry unto itself in this town. Joan Rivers, Britney Spears, Barbra Streisand and Michael Jackson are part of a long list of stunning faux talent who grace the stages of the Strip on any given evening. Here’s our list of impersonator favorites in Las Vegas shows.
Showtimes: Tuesday through Saturday at 7:30 p.m. through 2013.
Showtimes: Tuesday through Saturday at 7:30 p.m. into 2013.
Showtimes: Monday through Saturday at 7:30 p.m.; Sunday at 2:30 p.m. through November 2011.
Showtimes: Saturday through Thursday at 10 p.m. through 2011.
Showtimes: Sunday through Friday at 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. through 2014.
Impersonation shows, whether comedy, crooning or crowded tributes, make a comely complement in a city known for the real thing playing right down the street.
Treasure Island Las Vegas
Renovated guest rooms, amazing pirate decor and a classic Cirque du Soleil show make this resort like a Caribbean paradise.
Paris Las Vegas
Built in 1999 at a cost of $785 million, the 24-acre Paris Las Vegas offers up the pleasures of Sin City against a backdrop of the City of Lights' most famous landmarks.
Since 1989 the Mirage has made a name for itself as a top-notch Vegas resort with all the trimmings of a South Seas paradise.
Tropicana Resort and Casino
One of the grande dames of Las Vegas, the Tropicana first opened its lavish doors in 1957 and was quickly dubbed the "Tiffany of the Strip" by the Saturday Evening Post.
Waterfalls, aquariums, palm trees and an 11-acre tropical lagoon all smack in the middle of the Vegas Strip, not to mention the desert: It's Mandalay Bay.
Luxor Las Vegas
From the moment visitors step into the massive onyx-colored glass pyramid that is Luxor Las Vegas, they are confronted with ancient Egypt on a grand scale.
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Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino
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