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The Martin & Lewis Tribute Appears Sunday, September 2-

August 23rd, 2018 • by Sandy Zimmerman

The Martin and Lewis Tribute Appears Sunday, September 2 By Sandy Zimmerman (Photos by the Martin and Lewis Tribute Show)

I had the opportunity to interview Tom Stevens, a talented performer living in Las Vegas. Tony Lewis, the other half of the Martin and Lewis Tribute, lives in Australia and will be flying in next week for their appearance at the Suncoast Hotel.

It is amazing how Tony Lewis, from as far away as Australia, and another man, Tom Stevens, from across the globe living in the United States, could get together to produce a show!

For 27 years, Tony Lewis had been seeking a Dean Martin partner to join him and was blown away when seeing Tom Steven’s Dean Martin video. Tony knew Tom would be perfect! Tony and Tom met on the telephone and afterwards Tom enthusiastically photo-shopped his “Dean” picture next to Tony’s and the response was phenomenal.

The duo were booked in Australia before meeting in person! They only had a few months to create an act and sent everything back and forth until Tom arrived with only three days to rehearse their new act.

As two professionals, their success united the pair. Tony Lewis has 30 years of experience as Jerry Lewis in Australia while Tom Stevens appeared in Las Vegas celebrating more than 15 years and over 1,000 shows performing his tribute to Dean Martin.

Since Tom Stevens’ first appearance at the Dean Martin Festival in 1998, he received the “Best Dean Martin Tribute Artist” and Dean’s daughter agreed.

They both have amazed audiences and are known for their own shows yet together they truly are the essence of the famous duo. Tom and Tony chose some of the classic comic routines and have even added new ones to their show.

Many of the tribute artists don’t look like the celebrities but the resemblance is uncanny the way Tony and Tom really do! Tom is a singer and Tony, a comedian, just like Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis.

The public loves these tribute shows and they are very popular today as a way to hear the songs and enjoy the tributes to their favorite performers.

I reviewed Dean Martin at Bally’s Hotel when he performed
by himself and Jerry Lewis the same at the South Point Hotel,
and am looking forward to seeing the Martin and Lewis Tribute,
Sunday, September 2, at 3 PM, in the Suncoast Hotel,
9090 Alta Drive and South Rampart.

Showtime is 3 p.m. Tickets start at $14.95 plus taxes and fees,
and can be purchased by calling Ticketmaster at 800.745.3000;
online at www.suncoastcasino.com  or in-person at Suncoast,
The Orleans, Gold Coast and Sam’s Town. Tickets may also be purchased the day of the show (depending upon availability) at the venue box office. www.martinandlewistribute.comwww.suncoastcasino.com


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American Country Awards-2011

December 22nd, 2011 • by Sandy Zimmerman

Multi-Platinum winner/ Co-Host of the American Country Awards

(Photos shot by Sandy Zimmerman during the red carpet and in the Garden Arena studio.)

I love attending the Academy Awards and all of the other major professional recognitions of excellence in their crafts.  This was my first time covering the American Country Awards as I went to interview the celebrities on the Red Carpet.  

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Carrie Underwood, Artist of the Year-Female.

 

The excitement began as the celebrities arrived. Even though it was unusually cold this afternoon, the females walked the red carpet in their beautiful gowns along with the males in western attire.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Craig Campbell, ACA Performer, 3 time Nominee,

There were some new names in country music and many of countries’ superstars. Multi-platinum recording artist Trace Adkins, co-host with Tony award winner Kristin Chenoweth, admitted he had not followed instructions when he hosted last year’s ACA awards but now perhaps Kristin will keep him in line. During the duo’s hilarious scene, Kristin was hanging by her specially designed jeans which fit around both of them while Trace swung her back and forth. Trace’s well built body stands 6’6” with Kristin’s small 4’11” made this even wilder.

 
 
 
 
 
 

American Idol's Scotty McCreery, New Artist of the Year,

The audience enjoyed the featured performances by Alabama, Toby Keith, Eli Young Band, The Band Perry, Scotty McCreery, Pistol Annies, Blake Shelton, Thompson Square and Chris Young.    

 
 
 
 
 
 

Chris Young, Breakthrough Artist, Single of the Year Award

 


Paula Poundstone is Different!

May 15th, 2011 • by Sandy Zimmerman

(Photos shot by Sandy Zimmerman during the live show.)

I had a chance to interview comedian Paula Poundstone before

her show and felt she had a refreshing “honesty” about herself.

Paula spoke to me just as she did to the audience at the Suncoast

Hotel.

“My act is autobiographical. I talk about raising three kids and

16 cats.

Just like every other parent, I try to strike that balance.

Fortunately I love my work and I love taking care of my kids so

those are my two favorite things to do which is lucky because

that’s all I ever get to do except for an occasional game of ping

pong.”

Sixteen cats are a lot of cats and a lot of litter boxes!

She complained, “A lot of people say ‘how did you get 16 cats?’

I’ll tell you exactly how I got 16 cats, I had 15 and I got one more.

I swear, I sift litter so much I have a callous on my hand.

I’m a trained professional sifter which is ironic because I never

enjoyed the beach that much.

Sifting is my main job.



Backstage with Claire Sinclair-Playboy’s Playmate

March 26th, 2011 • by Sandy Zimmerman

“Backstage with Claire Sinclair”

By Sandy Zimmerman

(Photos shot by Sandy Zimmerman backstage after the show except the poster by Playboy.)

The MGM Grand’s intimate “Crazy Horse Paris” French spectacular revue

has been thrilling Las Vegas audiences since 2001.

When they added Claire Sinclair to the mix, Claire brought her blazing

sensuality blended with a classic beauty. Clair’s performance added a touch

of innocence to her act as she moved around the show’s famous signature Red Lip-shaped “Dali

Couch” and suddenly transformed herself like a firecracker exploding.

It was like a “Dance of Love”!

Claire won Playboy’s 2010 “October Playmate of the Month” and it seemed as though the world

opened up to her.

She made her first solo appearance as guest star in “Crazy Horse Paris”, last October,

again during the year, and is now returning April 20-27.

After the show, I met Claire in the backstage lounge.

Even though Claire was just wearing a long red robe, she really looked great.

Clair spoke about her act, “This was my first time on stage and

I have never danced professionally before in my life, or been on a stage for anything.

It was pretty intense for a first time thing.”

I asked, “How long did you have to train for your solo number?  Clair answered,

“About one-and-a-half weeks.” This was amazing because she had

never taken dance lessons and still had the ability to capture the “feeling” of passion in her

movements on and around the lip-shaped couch.


Under the Spell of the King of Romance

February 26th, 2011 • by Sandy Zimmerman

“Under the Spell of the King of Romance”

By Sandy Zimmerman

(Photos shot by Sandy Zimmerman during the live concert.)

Engelbert Humperdinck’s opening night, at the Orleans’ Hotel, was very special marking the

beginning of a new tour to introduce his latest album “Released” on Universal Records.

Romance and love have always been the theme of Engelbert’s shows and

tonight he sang with all of the passion of over four decades in show business.

A man known as the symbol of “love”, Engelbert’s golden voice

thrilled the audience.

His songs still had all the tenderness and emotional fire of the times I reviewed his concerts in the

80’s, 90’s, and continuing up to the present time.

Always satisfying audiences, Engelbert will be celebrating his 75th birthday this year.

As Engelbert said, “I want to take you back in time to bring some songs which made it

possible for me to be here this evening.”

And that is exactly what the enthusiastic audience wanted to hear.

Engelbert was as charming as ever.

Please Note:  Discover the Ultimate Entertainment’s Las Vegas show reviews feel Engelbert Humperdinck is still a romantic singer!


You Can Live the Fantasy

February 23rd, 2011 • by admin

“You Can Live the Fantasy!”

By Sandy Zimmerman

It all began in DJ Loczi’s vivid imagination and later became a fantasy

of lights, sounds, animation, special effects, and everything else he

could squeeze into his “Electric Dream” extravaganza.

An incredible

experience

awaits you unlike

anything you

have ever

known.

Let yourself go

and feel the

excitement while

all of your senses

are reeling.

Electric Dream surprises everyone because it is only happening AT

THAT MOMENT and changes according to the whims of the star DJ

Loczi.

Better not look away or you will miss something.

He revs up the dancers with his music then completely changes the

mood.

For the first time, a spectacular production show is appearing in a

night club setting combining all of the thrills of “Electric Dream” with

the romance of dancing.

Some people watch the show while they are dancing, than stop to see

the special effects and continue to dance, while others want to give

their full attention to the show.

DJ Loczi is really an important part of the show.

Watch his face changing with the beat sometimes he seems captivated

caught in an uncontrollable frenzy.

Loczi is ONE with the music.

Like a conductor, Loczi is aware of everything that is happening,

giving cues to the next act, orchestrating all of the pieces that are

involved in this multi-dimensional production.

DJ Loczi explained, “Realistically what I offer and what is very unique

is I might play Aretha Franklin or James Brown, and then an original

track.

Realistically the music is very diverse. We take songs which were

iconic at the original studio 54 and rebuilt, re-mastered, remixed to make them fresh and

relevant for today’s dance floor.

So someone who never experienced that song and never understood

how powerful that song was at the iconic studio 54 in New York are

now hearing it for the first time and realizing WOW this is a really

amazing piece of music.


Whodunit?

February 16th, 2011 • by Sandy Zimmerman

“Whodunit?”

By Sandy Zimmerman

(Photos shot by Sandy Zimmerman during the live show.)

The laughs began the moment I arrived at the showroom’s doors and continued throughout the

entire evening.

The award winning “Marriage Can Be Murder” dinner theater seems to get better and better since I

saw it many years ago.

Have you ever wanted to be part of a play, to join the cast of characters and find the answer to the

question “Whodunit”?

This is your chance at “Marriage Can Be Murder’s” bright, hilarious, non-stop interactive theater!!!

Look at the person sitting next to you, he or she may be the killer.

The audience doesn’t just sit and have a quiet dinner while watching the play because they are

involved in the show.

“Murder” is interactive theater at its zaniest- people are being stabbed, poisoned, and shot all around

you.

Clues are made available during this murderous evening to help you solve the crime.

A shot rings out . . . a guest screams, salads are served, and the mystery begins!

The cast instructed the audience to ask each other questions to try to find clues to the identity of the

killer.

Who touched the cup of coffee?  What did he say?

It was a great cast with special accolades to Christy Copeland’s stellar performance as a blonde

bimbo.

I enjoyed the way she used her eyes, facial expressions, and body movements to emphasize the

funny dialogue.

Be ready for anything and everything to happen!

The talented actors and actresses work at their roles!

You will receive paper to keep track of the clues as there are

prizes for the person who guesses the murderer.


The sound man helps create the mood for murder and laughs with a soundtrack of music

and special effects.

And this exciting show is topped off with a delicious dinner to satisfy guests

during the evening.

Select from saucy salmon, tender sirloin of beef with mushroom sauce,

or lemon chicken Picatti


Connie Stevens Shines

February 12th, 2011 • by admin

Connie Stevens Shines at the South Point

By Sandy Zimmerman

(Photos shot by Sandy Zimmerman during the live show)

Connie Stevens began the show by welcoming the audience as Concetta Rosalie Ann Ingolia, her

birth name, and then moved into an upbeat act.

It was a happy show with a great mix of songs from her hits to country.

Connie had all of the energy and enthusiasm that her fans remembered so well.

Connie frequently spoke to the audience creating a warm friendly feeling that they were part of the

show. She joked about losing weight by following some of the famous diets today as most people

could relate to the struggle.

Her special tribute to the military was sensitive with a few moments of pride,

“We have the finest young military

I have ever seen.”

The veterans in the audience were

asked to stand while she thanked them.

Connie feels, “Veterans are my favorite

Americans.”

I was invited backstage to Connie Steven’s

dressing room, a great time to see

her interacting with

friends, grand children, other family,

and invited guests.

Connie is as charming off-stage as she is

talented in her show.

Actress, singer, and film producer/ director, Connie does it all! After four decades of trips

entertaining the troops in Viet Nam, the Persian Gulf, Korea, and around the world at every major

base, and hospital, Connie has continually been involved in projects.

She produced an award-winning feature film documentary called “Healing”, dedicated to the women

and the young warriors who served in the U.S./Viet Nam conflict.

During her show, Connie spoke of bringing 100 women for a reunion in Viet Nam, in 1995, to find

closure.

“Healing” was dedicated to them as their story.

Introduced by Jack Valenti, President of the Motion Picture Association of America, she personally

directed, edited and donated the proceeds to several veteran charities.


Martin Nievera Sings about Love

January 29th, 2011 • by admin

“Martin Nievera Sings about Love”

By Sandy Zimmerman

I was not familiar with Martin Nievera’s music when I walked into the

Suncoast Hotel’s showroom but felt their Entertainment Director had a

knack for always choosing the best talent.

When Martin entered

the stage,

his fans eagerly

welcomed him.

Born in the Philippines,

Martin has that island charm

that is so

appealing to the ladies.

He started to sing and I could immediately see why he has been so

popular since the 80’s.

Martin’s music is romantic with such songs as “Say That You Love Me”

discussing sharing dreams with each other and making them come true.

He sang ballads in English with a few beautiful Philippine numbers.

These songs are universal for people around the world. 

Martin knows how

to sell

his songs,

each seems

very special to his

audience.

I enjoyed the way

he seemed to become

caught up in the emotion of the lyrics.

Martin’s renditions are powerful and moving;

He does not simply stand on the stage and sing.

Martin shows his feelings when he sings.

This is a man who has been involved in many aspects of show biz as a

singer, songwriter, actor, and producer.

Perhaps one

of the reasons

for Martin’s success,

his music entertains

in

many genres.

From the beginning, Martin’s albums ranked gold and platinum as a

testament to his talent.

It seemed almost every album he recorded turned to gold, platinum,

and double platinum or triple platinum, from 1982 and into the 2000’s.

Winning award after award in the Philippines and the United Stated,

first in 1982 for Most Promising Entertainer of the Year,

and in addition, multiple awards for outstanding performance,

Best Showbiz Talk Show Host, Best Male Performer in a Recording,

Entertainer of the Year,

Gold Record Awards, and others.

Some of Martin’s songs are “Forever” and “Kailangan Mo, Kailangan

Ko,” with Asia’s Songbird Regine Velasquez;


A Tribute to Frank Sinatra

January 16th, 2011 • by Sandy Zimmerman

A Tribute to Frank Sinatra

By sandy Zimmerman

Frank Sinatra with Royalty

When the thrills of

listening to

Frank Sinatra’s golden

voice are combined with a

rendition of

extraordinarily choreographed

dancing by Twyla Tharp, this is an evening to remember!

Yes, “SINATRA Dance With Me” actually features original recorded masters of Frank Sinatra’s voice

backed with a live, on-stage, 17 piece band, and 14 of the world’s finest dancers.

This tribute to Frank Sinatra and his music delights Frank’s fans and also wins him a new following.

They chose the perfect mix of songs from his 60 years in show business.

These are the songs that have a meaning to all of the people who remember his concerts and

appearances as well as films.

Everything about the “SINATRA Dance With Me” production was first class as I watched unique,

imaginative dance numbers which amazed and amused me.

Conceived, choreographed and directed by Twila Thorp, her name stands with all of the greats

who have put their stamp in the art of dance.

The show’s score combines classic vocal performances from the Sinatra catalog and archives along

with signature Sinatra arrangements (Nelson Riddle, Billy May, Quincy Jones) and some brand new

orchestrations.

“SINATRA Dance with Me” includes some of Frank Sinatra’s most adored songs with lyrics that speak

about love and feelings: “Stardust”,” I’ve Got the World on a String”, “Let’s Fall in Love”,

“Fly Me to the Moon”, “I’ve Got a Crush On You”, “Body and Soul”, “ It’s All Right With Me”,  “You Make

Me Feel So Young”, “Witchcraft”, “Yes, Sir, That’s My Baby”, “Learnin’ the Blues”, “That’s Life”, “Makin’

Whoopee”, “Jumpin’ at the Woodside”, “Saturday Night is the Loneliest Night of the Week”, “Pick

Yourself Up”, “Let’s Face the Music and Dance”, “Teach Me Tonight”, “Take Five”, “One for My Baby”,

“The Way You Look Tonight”, “My Funny Valentine”, “My Way”.


A Mix of Holiday, Motown & Classic Hits

January 5th, 2011 • by Sandy Zimmerman

“Boyz II Men:  A Mix of Motown and Classic Hits!”

By Sandy Zimmerman

(Photos by Sandy Zimmerman shot during the show.)

Four- time Grammy-winning

Boyz II Men

offers just

what you

need to

brighten

your evening

with holiday

cheer yet

they have also

packed a lot of

their classic

hits and, of course,

Motown hits into their show.

It’s a holiday show

which doesn’t forget

to bring

us memories of our

favorite songs.

The choreography

was

exceptional

as Nathan

Morris, Shawn

Stockman, and Wayna

Morris kept on moving

around the stage,

always emphasizing each song as they seemed to feel the emotion

of lyrics.

Nathan Morris moved the audience

when he bent down

on one

knee then kneeled

on the stage floor

while singing.

It is this dramatic

emphasis which

puts it over

the top.

First we heard

“Stardust” and

other familiar

classics then the

mood turned to the Motown sound we love.

And like a precious jewel

set between the other music,

the holiday was set to music with

“The Christmas Song (Chestnuts

Roasting on an Open Fire)”, “I Saw

Mamma Kissing Santa Claus”,

“Oh, Come All Ye Faithful”,

and other

numbers

from their

inspirational Christmas Interpretations album.


Striptease-The Show

November 25th, 2010 • by Sandy Zimmerman



“SHOW REVIEW: Striptease- The Show”

By Sandy Zimmerman

Packed with a breathtaking display of primal movements,

Striptease The Show, presents the art of striptease the way it was

meant to be seen.

Just let your senses reel as you are part of the fantasy!

These four gorgeous ladies- Aspen Reign, Tali De’Mar, Taya Parker,

and Jenny Romas, each have their own unique styles and original

choreographed numbers to thrill audiences.

They performed with the finesse and grace of divas.

Striptease is an ancient art which has grown through the ages.

For the first time in one show, you will see provocative numbers

from several striptease genres of the different styles of the 20’s,

30’s, 40’s, and today.

This is not like any striptease show you have ever seen because

there are four headliners instead of just one and they each are

exceptionally talented in the art of stripping.

There are no comedians, no specialty acts, only striptease!


Hosted by Taya Parker, winner of VH1’s Brett Michaels “Rock of

Love” and 2009 Penthouse Pet of the year, she portrays a Roman

Goddess arriving in a chariot to dance with the only man in the

show.

You may have seen Jenny Romas on “America’s Got Talent”,

season four, when her act jumped up to the top 10.

In Striptease the Show, Jenny’s Jail scene was very emotional.

Later she danced around a pole then climbed up to the top and

spun around.



Penn & Teller Are Amazing!

November 13th, 2010 • by Sandy Zimmerman

SHOW REVIEW: “Penn and Teller Are Amazing!”

By Sandy Zimmerman

Most magic acts guard their secrets but not Penn and Teller.

 Before the show began, the audience was invited to the stage to

sign their names on a list which would be used on the show.

This became an opportunity for each person to examine the

large open box on the stage.

Some people looked inside while others even sat in the box.

After everyone saw the box was really empty,

the show began with Teller suddenly climbing out of the box!

Penn and Teller

are the perfect

comedic magic

duo because

they are

opposites

in their

appearance,

personality and style.

It is amusing just to watch these two men perform.

Penn’s tall, large statue is a striking contrast to Teller’s short,

smaller body.

They complement each other.

With so many surprises during the show, you will soon realize

Penn and Teller are not like any of the other magicians.

Known as the “Bad Boys of Magic”, they are dedicated to

unlocking the secrets of magic for the public.

After performing each slight-of-hand trick, Penn immediately

demonstrated the mystery behind how the trick was done by

turning around and repeating the trick again from a differen

t angle.

Even the simplest activity can be complex.

Penn explains, “You need to know the basic principles of magic.

The answer is misdirection, secretly exchanging one object for

another.

Magicians give the impression they are holding an object but

their hand is really empty.

They move the object to where it is needed.”

Not only do they expose the tricks but Penn feels, “All ESP, all

psychic events, all mind readers, all supernatural events are

bull ….!”

Many psychics and magicians use plants, people in the audience,

but we do not do that.”  

During one clever “escape” illusion, Teller’s hands and feet were

tied then he climbed into a large trash bag which Penn filled with

Helium.

When the bag flew up into the air everyone in the audience

wondered “What happened to Teller?”

Penn performed a dangerous nail gun illusion with split second

accuracy.

  


Rick Springfield

August 29th, 2010 • by Sandy Zimmerman


SHOW REVIEWS:  Rick Springfield

By Sandy Zimmerman

(Photos shot by Sandy Zimmerman during the concert.)

The audience filled the Mandalay

Bay’s beautiful beach while

some people were even standing in

the shallow part of the pool

which was the closest you could

get to the stage.  Rick

Springfield’s concerts are always

special yet this tropical

atmosphere made it even more

spectacular.  Instead of sitting in

an enclosed showroom these lovely warm summer evenings, the

Mandalay Bay had an alternative.

I enjoyed Rick’s performance and complete dedication to his

audience.  As a first timer to Rick’s concert, I was totally

impressed by his powerful performance. 

Everything Rick did

seemed to rev up the audience and built until they were

screaming his name.  Rick kept moving around while playing his

guitar, seemingly caressing it then frantically flinging the

instrument in all directions as he played.  Rick continued to

move more and more, kicking his foot in the air, and suddenly

surprised everyone by lying on top

of one of the member of the band’s

backs.

An airline stewardess carried a

sign with a special message for

Rick.  She mentioned, “After

attending 10 of his concerts, he

would know what it means.”

Born in Sydney, Australia, Rick

rose to fame as easily as a comet

flies across the sky.

It all began on his 13th birthday when he was

given a guitar.  Rick’s many talents were first recognized in

Australia with a Top 10 record, in 1971.   After moving to the

United States in 1972, Rick’s acting talents were recognized in the

Rockford Files, Wonder Woman and Battlestar Galactica.  Mission

Magic, a cartoon on ABC, was created to showcase Rick’s music as

a popular songwriter.

 

 


Al Green

August 29th, 2010 • by Sandy Zimmerman

“SHOW REVIEWS: Al Green”

By Sandy Zimmerman

(Photos were shot by Sandy Zimmerman during the show.)

Al Green’s charisma and extraordinary talent make every

show a celebration.

When you want to experience

the “real thing”, Al presents R&B as

it was meant to be heard!

His musical interpretations are

“Souly” his own, personalized by

him.

The showroom brightened

when Al began the show singing

his classic hits.

He puts such feeling into each song!

One of the highlights of the evening, Al sang Roy Orbison’s “Prett

Woman” adding his own special touches. 

Known for his R&B, pop, and

gospel music, Al’s show

really affected the

audience as they

continually applauded and

danced at their seats.

Al yelled, “Let’s party like it

was 1999”.

Yes, that was the feeling in

the showroom.

Al discussed his recent tour,

“It was strange performing in

Lisbon, Portugal and some of the 12 other countries where they

do not understand English.”

This shows music goes a long way to unite people around the

world.

After joking about hiring his family, Al introduced his three

daughters Alva, Rubi and Kora, the backup singers.

When the show was over, the members of the

audience eagerly joined the After Party to

continue the festivities.

Among the VIP’s, I was happy to see the star of

Little Anthony and the Imperials, Anthony Gourdine,

who recently starred at the Las Vegas Hilton.

 

 

 


Jason Alexander Surprised the Audience!

July 5th, 2010 • by Sandy Zimmerman

By Sandy Zimmerman

(Photos shot by Sandy Zimmerman during the show)

After enjoying Seinfeld’s television sitcom programs for years, I was happy to be invited to the special VIP/ Press performance of Jason Alexander starring as Donny Clay the world’s Fourth- Best Motivational Speaker.

What a surprise!   When Jason entered singing and dancing, I was shocked.   It was quite a different Jason than the man we have gotten to know so well as the neurotic George Costanza in the successful television sitcom Seinfeld episodes.  I had never thought of him as a  song and dance man.

Jason was a slimmer, high energy  ball of fire captivating the audience with his multi-talented performance as a know-it-all motivational guru.  The show’s advertisements said partial nudity which was confusing, I wondered is Jason going to appear nude?   I do not want to spoil the surprise, but this hysterical  almost nude  interlude is quite revealing!

Self-improvement is not the usual subject for Las Vegas shows.  Anyone who has ever attended a motivational seminar  How to succeed and also everyone else who did not attend will appreciate this show.  In fact, it may even help if you can stop laughing long enough to take Jason’s advice.  Making it fun to improve yourself may be a new tactic some of the  real motivational gurus may want to consider.  He began by stating,  “Nobody is satisfied. Is everyone in the audience satisfied with their job or relationship?  Do you think Warren Buffet, Ringo, and Madonna are happy? Each person wants to be more than what they are.  My job is to help people improve their lives.

But this is a spoof about motivational speakers, with original skits and lots of laughs.

You MUST watch for the pre-recorded sequence, during Lesson #5, when an unwavering Jason gets former American Gladiator Wolf to engage in a sketch about commitment.

Jason literally holds on to his commitment.

This gives a whole new meaning to the word commitment!


“The Magic of Julio Iglesias”

June 25th, 2010 • by Sandy Zimmerman

(Photos shot by Sandy Zimmerman during the live concert.)

Seeing Julio Iglesias perform was exhilarating, a time to savor and enjoy!

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The James Bond Wine Table

May 15th, 2010 • by admin
When you visit Del Friscos, do not miss seeing the most amazing $1.2 million dollar James Bond table. Looking like a normal table at first, Jacque touched her remote control pad and the table suddenly opened to present the James Bond OO7 Films Wine Collection. Eighteen magnums of Cabernet wine from Napa Valley wineries each represent different Bond films. These one- of-a kind bottles are each laser-edged.

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