LIGHT NIGHTCLUB AT MANDALAY BAY IN LAS VEGAS
ANNOUNCES APRIL 26 OPENING WEEKEND SCHEDULE
Â WITH SUPERSTAR LINEUP OF AXWELL AND NICKY ROMERO
LIGHTâ€“ the state-of-the-art nightclub byÂ Cirque du SoleilÂ andÂ The Light Groupâ€“ will open atÂ Mandalay BayÂ the weekend ofÂ April 26Â with headlinersÂ Nicky RomeroÂ andÂ Axwell. OnFriday, April 26,Â LIGHTÂ residentÂ DJ Nicky RomeroÂ will be joined byÂ ClockworkÂ andÂ Andy Caldwell. OnÂ Saturday, April 27,Â AxwellÂ will embark on his inauguralÂ Las VegasÂ residency as he takes overÂ LIGHTÂ withÂ Hook N Sling. Â Check out the opening weekend video at:Â http://youtu.be/rLP-
LIGHT,Â the first-ever nightclub turned on byÂ Cirque du Soleil, will merge cutting-edge creativity with incredible music to produceÂ a new kind of nightlife experience.Â Headlining DJs and performersÂ will lead the charge, coupled withÂ exclusively built performance elements and visuals, innovative video mapping, lighting, sound and special effects, as well asÂ avant-garde costumesÂ andÂ unique choreography imagined byÂ Cirque du Soleil.
â€œFusing the worldâ€™s top DJ talent with theÂ Cirque du SoleilÂ experience was a career highlight for me and I cannot wait to start to see these shows begin,â€ saysÂ LIGHT Music and Marketing Director Amy Thomson.
Along with having an amazing opening line-up, visitors toÂ LIGHTÂ will always have the best in DJ entertainment asÂ LIGHTÂ has confirmed partnerships with world-renowned DJs includingÂ Skrillex, Axwell, Sebastian Ingrosso, Alesso, Baauer, Nicky Romero, Thomas Gold, A-Trak, Mat ZoÂ andÂ Otto KnowsÂ as well asÂ Alvin Risk, Andy Caldwell, Bassjackers, Carl Kennedy, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, Hook N Sling, Sebastien Drums, Stafford BrothersÂ andÂ Steve Powers. This all-star lineup of resident musicians atÂ LIGHTÂ continues to break boundaries with the recent addition ofÂ Krewella. Hailing fromÂ Chicago, the party-rocking electro trio made up ofÂ Jahan Yousaf, Yasmine YousafÂ andÂ Kris “Rain Man” TrindlÂ are just heating up on the worldâ€™s electronic music circuit withÂ â€œAlive,â€Â their current hit which spent the last 23 weeks on theÂ BillboardÂ Dance/Mix airplay charts.Â KrewellaÂ will begin their residency atÂ LIGHTÂ onÂ May 1, with eight performances planned forÂ 2013.
Designed as an experience to play with your senses,Â LIGHTÂ will offer far more than the traditional nightclub. Upon arriving atÂ LIGHT, guests enter the realm of the unknown, as everyone in the club is part of the show. The chic, fashion-forwardÂ 38,000-square-foot venueÂ featuringÂ state-of-the-art production, theatrics, and, of course,Â world-renowned DJsÂ and performers will turn on a new kind of passion and creativity, redefining a â€œnight outâ€ and creating a unique, memorable event each night.
LIGHTâ€™sÂ TwitterÂ followers will be provided a unique opportunity to take part in the official presale startingÂ Tuesday, March 26. Utilizing the social media channel,Â #TicketTuesdayÂ will feature contests each week where guests who buy tickets and tweet the hashtag can win a meet and greet with one of the DJs, a complimentary bottle or dinner at one ofÂ The Light Groupâ€™s signature restaurants atÂ Mandalay BayÂ and other amazing prizes.Â Grand Opening weekend tickets will go on sale to the public on Thursday March 28. For more information onÂ LIGHTÂ and tickets, please visitÂ www.haveyouseenthelight.com.