December 4, 2023

RESORTS WORLD THEATRE IN LAS VEGAS NAMED BILLBOARD’S 2023 NUMBER-ONE-GROSSING VENUE IN THE WORLD IN ITS CATEGORY FOR THE SECOND YEAR IN A ROW

Resorts World Theatre in Resorts World Las Vegas has Ranked No. 1 amongst venues with under 5,000 capacity

LAS VEGAS, NV (DECEMBER 4, 2023) – For the second year in a row, Resorts World Theatre at Resorts World Las Vegas has been named the world’s highest-grossing venue under 5,000 capacity on Billboard’s Annual Top Grossing Venues list for 2023. Based on reporting from November 1, 2022, to September 30, 2023, the 5,000-seat venue scored No. 1 on the 2023 year-end boxscore chart.

Designed for the world’s top entertainers, the 5,000-capacity theatre, exclusively programmed and operated by Concerts West and AEG Presents, opened its doors on December 1, 2021, with the sold-out premiere of Carrie Underwood’s “REFLECTION: The Las Vegas Residency.” Since opening, Resorts World Theatre has hosted a superstar lineup of sell-out engagements including Carrie Underwood, Katy Perry, Luke Bryan, Kevin Hart, Michael Bublé, Theo Von, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler, and others.

“To have Resorts World Theatre named the world’s highest-grossing venue under 5,000 capacity for the second year in a row is a tremendous honor and achievement,” says Bobby Reynolds, Senior Vice President, AEG Presents Las Vegas. “This accolade and the venue’s continued success is a testament to the incredible talents who have made this stage their home with sold-out, headlining residencies throughout the year, our staff and Resorts World Las Vegas partners, and to the hundreds of thousands of fans who have joined us for these only-in-Las-Vegas performances.”

“It’s been an incredible year for the theater,” says Drew Strozza, Vice President of Entertainment, Resorts World Las Vegas. “We’ve had a number of sold-out nights for our residency shows, and we’re extremely proud of the caliber of entertainment we’ve provided. We look forward to another exciting year and can’t wait to share some exciting upcoming announcements.”

Carrie Underwood continues her critically acclaimed “REFLECTION: The Las Vegas Residency” at Resorts World Theatre in 2023 with shows running now through December 16, 2023, and dates throughout 2024.

This year, Katy Perry concluded her celebrated residency, Katy Perry: PLAY the extremely successful production that captivated hundreds of thousands of fans for the past two years at Resorts World Theatre.

Country superstar Luke Bryan also announced the final dates of his record-breaking headlining engagement, “Luke Bryan: VEGAS,” which returns to Resorts World Theatre on  December 29, 2023, and includes an exciting New Year’s Eve performance before the final show on January 6, 2024.

2024 will also see comedic presentations at Resorts World Theatre like the Impractical Jokers’ The Drive Drive Drive Drive Drive Tour on January 13, 2024, and Shaq’s All Star Comedy Jam with Deon Cole, D. L. Hughley, Earthquake, and Desi Banks over Big Game Weekend, February 10, 2024.

The 5,000-capacity theatre at Resorts World Las Vegas, exclusively programmed and operated by Concerts West / AEG Presents, is a state-of-the-art, multi-level venue designed by the award-winning international design firm, Scéno Plus. The intimate venue, with the furthest seat only 150 feet from the stage, features unparalleled comfort, unobstructed sightlines, and an unmatched spatial audio experience through more than 200 L-Acoustics speakers powered by L-ISA Immersive Hyperreal Sound technology.

To purchase tickets and for more information on upcoming performances at Resorts World Theatre, visit rwlasvegas.com/entertainment.

ABOUT RESORTS WORLD LAS VEGAS
Since opening in 2021, Resorts World Las Vegas has become the premier destination on the Las Vegas Strip. Developed by Genting Berhad, a publicly traded Malaysian corporation registered with the Nevada Gaming Commission, the $4.3 billion resort is dedicated to providing guests with a one-of-a-kind luxury experience, complete with exceptional service, exquisite design, and unparalleled amenities. In a partnership with Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Resorts World Las Vegas integrates three of Hilton’s premium brands into its resort campus. With over 3,500 guest rooms and suites, featuring modern design and luxurious touches, the property consists of Las Vegas Hilton at Resorts World, the resort’s full-service brand; Conrad Las Vegas at Resorts World, Hilton’s lifestyle luxury brand; and LXR, Hilton’s network of independent luxury properties, which operates as Crockfords Las Vegas, Genting’s internationally renowned ultra-luxury brand. The fully integrated resort boasts a wide range of world-class amenities and services including a 117,000 square foot state-of-the-art fully cashless casino floor, a 5,000 capacity theatre featuring the industry’s top headlining talent, distinct day and nightlife venues, a curated retail collection featuring designer and boutique shops, a stunning 27,000-square-foot spa and wellness center, over 50 food and beverage offerings from across the globe and more. Resorts World Las Vegas has ushered in a new world for luxury resorts and invites guests to indulge with friends. Resorts World Las Vegas is Sharecare Health Security VERIFIED™ with Forbes Travel Guide while all three hotel brands are LEED Gold Certified. For more information, please visit rwlasvegas.com or find us on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Instagram.

ABOUT AEG PRESENTS
Combining the power of the live event with a focus on true artist development, AEG Presents is a world leader in the music and entertainment industries. Operating across five continents, the company has an unparalleled commitment to artistry, creativity, and community. Its tentpole festivals and multi-day music events — which include the iconic Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival and the legendary New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival alongside British Summer Time at Hyde Park, Stagecoach, Hangout Festival, Electric Forest, Rock En Seine, and All Points East — continue to set the bar for the live music experience. AEG Presents promotes global tours for artists such as Justin Bieber, Blackpink, Kenny Chesney, Celine Dion, Elton John, Karol G, Paul McCartney, Katy Perry, The Rolling Stones, Ed Sheeran, Taylor Swift, and Tyler, The Creator, in addition to — through its network of clubs, theatres, arenas, stadiums and renowned partner brands such as The Bowery Presents, Concerts West, Frontier Touring, Goldenvoice, Marshall Arts, Messina Touring Group, PromoWest Productions, and Zero Mile Presents — creating and developing an unmatched infrastructure for artist development and audience reach. More information can be found at www.aegpresents.com.

Press inquiries for Resorts World Theatre:
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Press inquiries for Resorts World Las Vegas:
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