Media Release


Monday, May 12, 2014
For Immediate Release
Parks, Recreation & Neighborhood Services

Contact: Margaret Kurtz
Telephone: 229-6993


Talented Seniors Take The Stage For Senior Idol Showcase June 12
Tickets On Sale Now At City Of Las Vegas Centers


Tickets are now on sale for the city of Las Vegas’ Senior Idol Showcase Thursday, June 12, at Charleston Heights Arts Center, 800 S. Brush St. Talented individuals and groups age 50 and older will take the stage starting at 3 p.m. to perform a variety of acts, including singing, dancing, playing musical instruments and comedy.

Tickets can be purchased for $5 each at the following locations:

  • Centennial Hills Active Adult Center, 6601 N. Buffalo Drive, 702-229-1702.
  • Derfelt Senior Center, 3343 W. Washington Ave., 702-229-6601.
  • Doolittle Senior Center, 1930 N. J St., 702-229-6125.
  • East Las Vegas Community and Senior Center, 250 N. Eastern Ave., 702-229-1500.
  • Las Vegas Senior Center, 451 E. Bonanza Road, 702-229-6454.
  • Lieburn Senior Center, 6230 Garwood Ave., 702-229-1600.

“Past performers have been of all different levels, from amateurs to ex-professionals,” said Darci Lund, Senior Idol coordinator. “This year our showcase will offer entertainers who have performed on Broadway, television, movies, opera house stages and Las Vegas showroom stages, as well as wonderful amateurs. Prepare to be impressed!”

Influenced by the hit television show “American Idol,” the 11th annual Senior Idol Showcase has grown into a much-anticipated annual event. Last year, 24 acts took the stage for a sold-out show. For more information, call Las Vegas Senior Center at 702-229-6454.


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