Jan. 1, 2017, the Las Vegas Company of the smash-hit musical ROCK OF AGES took its final bow at Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino after a rockin' four-year run on The Strip.
Dane Biren (“Franz”) talks about his favorite moments during his run and has a quiz for Krystal and Jeff.
After rocking Sin City for four years, ROCK OF AGES, Las Vegas' most beloved big-haired musical, will belt out the power ballads and rock anthems of the 80s for the final time on Jan. 1, 2017.
ROCK OF AGES stars Paul Johnson and Prett Stoelker's journey from ensemble and supporting characters to lead roles!
Anyone who donates blood at any Las Vegas-area United Blood Services location between Monday, Aug. 1 and Sunday, Aug. 7, will receive one complimentary ticket voucher to see ROCK OF AGES
"ROCK OF AGES was born to be in Las Vegas. It's sassy, brash, high energy and has the entire crowd on their feet by the end of the show."
Relax: No one sacrifices chickens, bathes in Crisco or snacks on chocolate-covered grasshoppers … that we know of. (And if they do? What’s sacrificed, bathed in and digested in Vegas, stays in Vegas.)
This is the high energy, soul inspiring, feel good 80’s musical which has rocked Broadway, London, the Venetian and now Rio….
Original rocker Mitchell Jarvis is returning to ROCK OF AGES in Las Vegas this spring. The actor just announced the news on Facebook -- he will join the cast as 'Lonny' for three months from March 1 to the end of May.
Check out the interview below to hear about Rock of Ages, mullets, NSYNC Karaoke, and Seafood Buffets.
The show has moved from the Venetian to the Rio and let us be the first to tell you that the Rio’s intimate venue (just over 430 seats) made this production 100 times better.
The spoofy '80s jukebox musical "Rock of Ages" will relocate all fist-pumping and lighter-sparking activity to the Rio, reopening off-Strip on Jan. 25 after it ends three years at The Venetian on Jan. 3.
Rock of Ages star Bob Torti appeared on KTNV-TV (ABC)’s Valley View Live! yesterday to serve as a guest co-host.
MONDAYS DARK, created and produced by Mark Shunock, star of "Rock of Ages" at The Venetian Las Vegas, celebrated its two-year anniversary with a high-energy performance including music, comedy, dance and a surprise performance of "Electric Youth" by pop icon Debbie Gibson on Monday, Dec. 14 at The Joint inside the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.
Award-winning musical Rock of Ages will move from The Venetian to the Rio All-Suite Hotel and Casino in January 2016.
To celebrate our upcoming 1,000th Vegas performance, ROCK OF AGES is teaming up with Positively Arts Foundation, Inc. to give 16 young ROCKERS a chance to learn from the pros!
REO Speedwagon lead guitarist Dave Amato stops by to rock out with ROCK OF AGES Vegas!
Rock of Ages cast members will be participating in the upcoming “Solo Strips” charity performance on Sept. 28
On Friday (Sept. 18, 2015), 16 local-area high school students visited the ROCK OF AGES Theatre to participate in the Positively Rockin' Master Class, held in celebration of ROCK OF AGES' 1,000th performance at The VenetianLas Vegas today, Sept. 19.
ROCK OF AGES, is kicking off the holiday season with a killer Cyber Monday ticket offer.
Rock of Ages Director, Kristin Hanggi and Justin Mortelli collaborate on new music video 'Love Too Much'.
· Rock of Ages director Kristin Hanggi and cast member Justin Mortelliti are mentioned in an article on BroadwayWorld.com which discusses a music video directed by Hanggi and starring Mortelliti. The video is for an original song, “Love Too Much” written by musician and producer John Davisi. Please find the direct link below.
In honor of the 30th anniversary of "We Built This City," ROCK OF AGES' Colt Prattes lays down his top 5 Vegas hot spots!
Drop those wine coolers! Minus5 Ice Bar announces the "On the Rocks of Ages" cocktail!
ROCK OF AGES Vegas' Tiffany Engen and Dane Biren visit KTNV's The Morning Blend to teach some KICK-ASS moves for National Dance Day!
It's the most fun you can have without a jello shot in your hand - The #SummerOfRock Epic Rock vs. Epic Fail Quiz!
Take the quiz and get a FREE double upgrade to front orchestra seating on performances through September 7th!
BLOWIN' MINDS and MELTIN' FACES is a lot of hard work, but our cast knows what it takes to get the job done!
Debbie Gibson attends ROCK OF AGES VEGAS at The Venetian, gives Lonny a hand during the show, and takes photos with the cast.
Becca Kotte and Rustin Cole Sailors perform "High Enough" on KTNV's The Morning Blend and spread the word about National Bourbon Day at The Bourbon Room.
Chris Cicchino, lead guitarist for Arsenal at ROCK OF AGES VEGAS, is named June 2015's "Sin City Shredder" by Sin City Presents Magazine.
Lance Bass rocks out at the Venetian Las Vegas to support his former *NSYNC bandmate Joey Fatone.
"If Fatone’s presence implies any kind of value-add promise for the ticket, consider his end of the bargain fulfilled."
Joe Gatto, Sal Vulcano and James Murray of TruTV's Impractical Jokers stop by ROCK OF AGES.
BroadwayWorld.com Las Vegas shares Dane Biren's inside look at how the Vegas cast is handling the excitement of Joey Fatone joining ROCK OF AGES.
ROCK OF AGES cast members Becca Kotte, John Krause, and Mark Shunock serve as celebrity head shavers at the sixth annual St. Baldrick's Foundation event at New York - New York Hotel & Casino.
"I’m having a great time; it’s a blast." - Joey Fatone talks about settling into the Bourbon Room with Robin Leach.
Vice President of Food and Beverage for The Venitian and Palazzo Sebastien Silvestri presents Joey Fatone with a commemorative key to The Bourbon Room on-stage after a recent performance.
Joey Fatone is ready to bring you on a "sex, drugs & rock n' roll" kind of journey.
Joey Fatone talks about his career and answers questions from fans submitted online.
“I am always, always trying to reinvent myself.” - Joey Fatone talks with The Kats Report.
ROCK OF AGES makes Thrillist's list of "The 15 Best Make-Out Spots in Vegas."
PerezHilton.com releases first photo of Joey Fatone as Dennis Dupree in ROCK OF AGES Vegas.
ROCK OF AGES has been nominated for two Best of Las Vegas Awards: Best Musical and Best Overall Show. Click "Read More" below to vote!
As Joey Fatone gets ready to join ROCK OF AGES on February 20th, Dane Biren (Franz) gives fans an inside look at how the Vegas cast is handling the excitement.
"I think it’s a great space to just get out your troubles, go and party, hang out, have a couple drinks and just kind of rock on."
Joey Fatone talks ROCK OF AGES with VEGAS.com as he gets ready to join the cast on February 20th!
Beginning February 20th, Joey Fatone will join the cast of ROCK OF AGES at The Venetian Las Vegas in the role of Dennis Dupree.
Broadway.com has photos from Broadway's closing night party, including a "Sherrie" reunion and a celebratory cake designed by 2 Sweet LLC .
Playbill.com's video from Broadway's farewell performance includes highlights from the show and a star-studded finale featuring ROCK OF AGES alumni.
Original ROCK OF AGES cast memebers Constantine Maroulis, Mitchell Jarvis, Adam Dannheisser, Ericka Hunter, Paul Shcoeffler, Andre Ward, and Michael Minarik reminisce on the show's 6 year Broadway run.
Theatermania features ROCK OF AGES closing cast and crew in a special music video send-off for the show and its fans.
Cast and Crew of ROCK OF AGES Vegas celebrate 2nd anniversary at The Venetian with a commemorative cake designed by Carlo's Bakery, made famous by TLC's Cake Boss Buddy Valastro.
Ultimate 80s crush? Worst job? Possible stripper name? ROCK OF AGES new leading lady Lauren Zakrin answers the tough questions in this feature with BroadwayBox.com.
Broadway.com releases the first episode of Frankie J. Grande's backstage vlog "The Final Countdown."
Becca Kotte (Sherrie) and John Krause (Drew) stop by the News 3 KSNV studio to discuss ROCK OF AGES VEGAS' Cyber Monday offer and give away tickets to the show.
Five-time Tony Award-nominated ROCK OF AGES will play its final Broadway performance on Sunday, January 18, 2015 after 22 preview and 2,328 performances, solidifying its spot as the 27th longest running show in Broadway history.
“I’ve always loved Franz’s quirky lust for life and new things. Everything is new and shiny and pretty to him."
- Frankie Grande
Photos from Frankie Grande’s first curtain call and opening night party with ROCK OF AGES cast and creative, family, and friends.
Starting November 10th, Big Brother star Frankie Grande takes on the role of Franz in ROCK OF AGES on Broadway!
"On Monday, October 27, YouTube sensation Chester See, who has over 1.5 million subscribers and 160 million channel views, will make his Broadway debut as wild rock idol Stacee Jaxx!"
Playbill.com follows Constantine Maroulis as he meets fans, shows off some ROCK OF AGES memorabilia, and crashes a Newsies cast photo at the 2014 BC/EFA Broadway Flea Market.
The New York Post catches up with Abe Calimag, ROCK OF AGES super fan who has seen the show 500 times!
Jon Robert Hall, Vegas’ Stacee Jaxx, talks about rowdy crowds, Bon Jovi, and his life before the Bourbon Room in this feature with Las Vegas Magazine.
ROCK OF AGES Las Vegas has declared October “National ‘80s Appreciation Month” or “ROCKTOBER,” and is celebrating with an amazing ticket offer.
The Las Vegas Sun goes backstage with ROCK OF AGES Vegas rockers Arsenal to talk about their impressive resumes and the equipment they use to keep the show on track at each performance.
Ever wonder what makes Constantine Maroulis tick? Then check out his answers on this Paybill.com questionnaire, covering everything from guilty pleasures and favorite TV shows to pre-show rituals and his biggest challenge in returning to ROCK OF AGES.
Carrie St. Louis may have entered the Broadway spotlight quickly, but she's already found her groove. "It's not going to be easy all the time, but this is my dream," says Carrie on staying grounded while fulfilling her dream.
Carrie St. Louis filled out Playbill.com's questionnaire talking about her performance idols, late-night snakcing, her special skills and more!
Watch the ROCK OF AGES cast rock on at Broadway in Bryant Park Thursday July, 31.
"I thought I was going to be an opera singer, but after two years of studying [at USC], I realized I'd always go home and belt show tunes in my car. I want to stick with what I'm really passionate about" says Carrie St. Louis on playing Sherrie in ROCK OF AGES.
Carrie St. Louis shares the inside scoop of her favorites from the 80's.
“In Rock of Ages, our costume designer Gregory Gale takes us back to the ‘80s with some pretty amazing clothes. Because I play the son of a business man, I stay very professional looking in Act 1, and then let my colors shine a bit more in Act 2. (Especially my shiniest costume!)” says Cody Scott Lancaster of his fashion evolution throughout the show.
MSG Network hockey analyst and retired New York Rangers star Ron Duguay makes his Broadway debut with a walk-on part in ROCK OF AGES!
ROCK OF AGES and the New York Rangers host a two week power play in celebration of the Stanley Cup Final!
Former Rangers all-star and MSG Network Hockey Analyst Ron Duguay made a one-night-only cameo for the New York Rangers and ROCK OF AGES' celebration of the Stanley Cup Final.
The Great White Way will face off with hockey greatness Tuesday night when Rangers legend Ron Duguay makes his Broadway debut in ROCK OF AGES at the Helen Hayes Theatre.
The free outdoor concert in the heart of the Theatre District celebrated Broadway with star appearances and exciting performances including the cast of ROCK OF AGES!
The stars of ROCK OF AGES closed the set with "Don't Stop Believin'"!
It’s time for Vegas Seven’s annual Best of the City competition and we need your help! Vote for ROCK OF AGES for “Best Residency” in the Arts & Entertainment category. But hurry, voting ends June 1st.
Does your hair rock so hard it could front its own band? For a limited time, those killer locks can earn you a radical weekend of thrills in Las Vegas with ROCK OF AGES!
Find just the right post-theater bar after going to see the totally tubular musical throwback to the Reagan era.
Find just the right pre-theater restaurant before going to see Broadway’s homage to all things 80s.
Randi Zuckerberg continues her run in ROCK OF AGES, Broadway's hit jukebox hair metal musical, through April 6th as community leader Regina!
Celebrating their show’s fifth anniversary on stage, the ROCK OF AGES cast performs a special medley on the TODAY show’s plaza.
Tech queen Randi Zuckerberg made her Broadway debut in ROCK OF AGES Friday to a crowd including Spotify founder Daniel Ek, Star Jones and Heather Thomson.
Randi Zuckerberg talks about writing a children's book and how her ROCK OF AGES role fulfills one of her own childhood dreams.
The former Facebook exec debuts March 14 in a two-week stint, unfamiliar territory for someone who has never before performed on Broadway.
To mark its fifth anniversary on Broadway, ROCK OF AGES is getting social!
Social media rock star Randi Zuckerberg makes her Broadway debut in ROCK OF AGES as community leader "Regina" (ruh-GINE-ah) for two weeks only - through March 28 (#RandiRocks). The party continues through April 14 with additional 'social' surprises to be announced.
As much fun as it is to knock ’80s hair-metal, it’s an even better time watching Kate Rockwell get wild, wild, wild in ROCK OF AGES.
Part girl-next-door, part ‘80s-video-vixen, Kate Rockwell serves it any way you want it as leading lady Sherrie in Broadway’s ROCK OF AGES. Rockwell is slaying audiences with her killer comedy bits and rafter-raising vocals.
Uncovering the Bromance Behind ROCK OF AGES Stars Genson Blimline & Adam Dannheisser
Rock of Ages invaded Super Bowl XLVIII, storming MetLife Stadium with loads of leather, big hair, and that timeless thing we like to call Rock and Roll. Click "Read More" to see our video recap.
Rock of Ages’ week-long celebration of the Super Bowl continues Friday and Saturday with walk-on appearances by Panthers running back DeAngelo Williams and four time Pro-Bowl running back Ahman Green. Earlier this week, Green Bay Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb and Detroit Lions running back Joique Bell joined the cast on stage.
Friday, January 31: DeAngelo Williams
Saturday, February 1: Ahman Green
Randall Cobb, Joique Bell and Ahman Green will make their Broadway debuts with more names to be announced soon as part ofRock of Ages' week-long celebration of the football championship dubbed#BroadwayBlitz.
January 28: Green Bay Packer wide receiver Randall Cobb
January 29: Detroit Lions running back Joique Bell
February 1: running back Ahman Green
The National Football League has handpicked Broadway's Rock of Ages to perform on Super Bowl Boulevard's Roman Numerals Stage, located at 42nd Street and Broadway, on Thursday, January 30 at 5pm, to help celebrate Super Bowl XLVIII. The high-octane musical will also perform on Super Bowl Sunday (February 2) during the final hour before kickoff at the official NFL Tailgate Party at the Meadowlands Racetrack grandstand as well as at the Game Day Fan Plaza outside MetLife Stadium.
Green Bay Packers' wide receiver Randall Cobb discusses his one-night-only appearance in Broadway's Rock of Ages with Sports Illustrated Now.
Rock of Ages has won the following categories in the 2013 BroadwayWorld Las Vegas Awards winners have been announced:
Coin presents an original documentary series about the story behind the hit Broadway musical "Rock of Ages." We track how the musical went from a bar on Hollywood Boulevard to being one of the longest running shows on Broadway, with additional productions in Las Vegas and around the globe.
FOX's own Michael Tammero was lucky enough to go behind the scenes at "Rock of Ages" — and he even appeared in a recent production as a bartender in the infamous Bourbon Room!
We've been rockin' Las Vegas for a year now! Take a look at how we celebrated our first anniversary at Insert Coin(s).
VEGAS.com Expert Nicole Lucht breaks out her jean mini skirt, concert t-shirt and ’80s hair to rock out with Stacee Jaxx from Rock of Ages at The Venetian.
Adam Dannheisser, who plays Dennis in the Tony-nominated musical ROCK OF AGES at the Helen Hayes Theatre comments on his recent theatregoing experiences, what productions he's looking forward to and more.
Meet Brandon Nix, an original cast member of Las Vegas’ “ROCK OF AGES” and serves as swing for all eight male roles.
They call it “Broadway’s Best Party”, and for good reason. As any child of the 80′s will tell you, ROCK OF AGES isn’t just a musical, it’s an experience.
Detroit Tigers Triple Crown winner Miguel Cabrera had “Nothin' But a Good Time” on November 3 when he caught a performance of the hit ‘80s jukebox musical ROCK OF AGES with his wife, Rosangel.
Saturday, restaurateur Guy Fieri hosted his own late night ROCK OF AGES party at Guy’s American Kitchen and Bar. The event featured the cast of Broadway’s Rock of Ages show, leaving guests enamored by both the food and the entertainment.
“For stage, I think what makes a costume memorable is staying true to the writing, character and scene,” Gale said. "For Halloween, I think the most memorable costumes have a sense of humor and make a social, art or pop culture reference."
Question on October 18th's episode of Jeopardy: “Constantine Maroulis Originated The Role of Aspiring Rocker Drew on Broadway in this Musical” #ROCKOFAGES!
Follow Kate Rockwell for a rocker-inspired Halloween shopping spree at her local NYC Target. From leather and lace to glitter and studs, Kate gives us her very best pointers on the rocker-chic look in this installment of the My Target series.
Hollis Stern, a "groupie" of ROCK OF AGES since 2008, has rocked in the audience more than 200 times and Sarah Packard, a self-proclaimed "RoA-holic", has seen ROCK OF AGES 109 times on Broadway, Off-Broadway, on tour and in Toronto!
Kate Rockwell and Tommy Kessler from ROCK OF AGES on Broadway performed the National Anthem at the New York Jets Vs. New England Patriots Game at MetLife Stadium on October 20, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. See photos from the event.
Sometimes it pays to be friends with a sufferer of EHD (Excessive Hosting Disorder). All those swag bags meant Emmy Award host Neil Patrick Harris could regift items like comfy ROA slippers!
Way to kick some serious ass on Wheel of Fortune, Melissa! Only two letters and she correctly pegged ROCK OF AGES. #NoVowelsNecessary
Even in its 5th year, ROCK OF AGES is still a rock-solid pop culture standby. Just ask Two Broke Girls!
BROADWAY ON THE HUDSON concert, presented by United Airlines, took place in lower Manhattan on September 27th. The free concert featured a performance from ROCK OF AGES by Joey Calveri (Stacee Jaxx).
Check out this Cosmo UK interview with our very own Kate Rockwell (Sherrie) and Aaron Finley (Drew) to read what they have to say about what the demands are for Broadway performers and how they managed to make it onto the big stage.
Kate Rockwell (Sherrie) shows you her favorite places to hang out in midtown Manhattan when she's not performing in ROCK OF AGES on Broadway.
Aaron C. Finley is making his Broadway debut as Drew in ROCK OF AGES on Broadway. Get to know Aaron through Broadway.com's exclusive interview.
In his Broadway.com "First Person" feature, Adam Dannheisser reveals the "drunken bra-flingers, wild parties" and more at ROCK OF AGES on Broadway.
A huge fan of ROCK OF AGES, Access Hollywood's Michelle Beadle is practically a regular in the seats. But, never in her wildest dreams did she think she'd get to be a part of the Broadway production – until now!
Adam Lambert had “nothin’ but a good time” at Broadway’s ROCK OF AGES on June 16: The singer-songwriter and American Idol alum headed to the Helen Hayes Theatre to support a dear friend—Rock of Ages swing Jennifer Rias, who was also his high school prom date! After the show, Lambert joined Rias on a backstage tour, where he met ROCK OF AGES stars Justin Matthew Sargent, Kate Rockwell, Adam Dannheisser, Genson Blimline and more.
From South Jersey to Sin City, Justin Mortelliti has come a long way.
The 1998 graduate of Washington Township High School is living his dream starring as Drew in the Las Vegas production of ROCK OF AGES. And this version of the popular rock musical is a “little more risqué” than the Broadway one, Mortelliti said.
“They get wild in Vegas,” he said. “People even run up on the stage with us.”
Each Friday, BroadwayWorld interviews one of your favorite Broadway stars. This week, BroadwayWorld caught up with Joey Calveri from ROCK OF AGES. Want to know what hooked him to a career in the theater? His dream roles? His Broadway crushes? Read on at the source!
Members of the current cast of ROCK OF AGES picked their favorite songs that landed on the ROA "Cutting Room Floor" as part of Playbill.com's Playbill Playlist series. Playbill.com asked Kate Rockwell, Adam Dannheisser, Genson Blimline, Justin Matthew Sargent and Joey Calveri to pick their favorite 1980s classic rock hits that are not featured in the Broadway musical — but could be — and why they made the list.
Head over to Playbill to see what songs they picked and why!
Michael Minarik, currently performing on Broadway in ROCK OF AGES, offers advice to aspiring thespians.
Each Friday, BroadwayWorld interviews one of your favorite Broadway stars. This week, BroadwayWorld caught up with Justin Matthew Sargent from ROCK OF AGES. Want to know what hooked him to a career in the theater? His dream roles? His Broadway crushes? Read on at the source!
On March 21, Late Night host Jimmy Fallon has a rocking time on Broadway when he stopped by ROCK OF AGES. After having his face melted off by the classic rock jams of "Can't Fight This Feeling" and "Don't Stop Believin'," Fallon headed backstage at the Helen Hayes Theatre to meet and take photos with the cast.
The Inner Circle, a group of current and former city hall reporters, holds the dinner each year to lampoon city officials. Bloomberg's rebuttal performance featured the casts from the Annie revival, Nice Work If You Can Get It and ROCK OF AGES.
ROCK OF AGES has been melting faces Sunset Strip-style for nearly four years on Broadway. Playbill.com photographer Monica Simoes recently gained unprecedented backstage access and shot a series of portraits featuring the world famous Bourbon Room and rockin' cast.
Drawing on the style of 80's rock photography, Simoes captured the scene at the Helen Hayes Theatre pre-show, cast members prepping for the performance, onstage shots from the wings and the final curtain call.
If you thought Yankees First Baseman Mark Teixeira was skilled on the field, you should see him rock out onstage! Teixeira made his Broadway debut on January 29 in the '80s Jukebox hit ROCK OF AGES alongside stars Justin Matthew Sargent and Kate Rockwell. Teixeira made a special one-night-only cameo as Mark, a bartender at the musical's fictional L.A. hotspot, The Bourbon Room. Teixeira, who is a huge fan of both Broadway and '80s Rock, had a blast performing onstage at the Helen Hayes Theatre.