The STRAT Hotel, Casino & SkyPod Announces Partnership with SPI Entertainment
May 27, 2021
SPI Entertainment to Join Lineup at The STRAT Theater with a Variety of Award-Winning Shows, Coming Soon
LAS VEGAS – (May 27, 2021) – The STRAT Hotel, Casino & SkyPod's is partnering with SPI Entertainment, Las Vegas’s leading theatrical production company, to bring a variety of unforgettable entertainment experiences to The STRAT Theater.
“SPI Entertainment is synonymous with entertainment on the Las Vegas Strip. They have produced some of the city’s most thrilling and celebrated shows that have enthralled audiences from around the globe,” said Golden Entertainment, Inc.’s Senior Vice President of Marketing and Entertainment, Brad Goldberg. “We’re ecstatic to be partnering with them to introduce an exciting lineup of productions and residencies at The STRAT.”
The 7,790-square-foot STRAT Theater, with more than 600 seats, will be the new home to an entertaining mix of shows exclusively programmed by SPI Entertainment. The lineup of shows will be announced at a later date.
“The STRAT has completed a dramatic transformation and through this partnership, I look forward to bringing entertainment that matches the property’s incredible new surroundings,” said Adam Steck, the founder and chief executive officer of SPI Entertainment. “From never-before-seen shows to rock ‘n’ roll, we look forward to bringing a fun, high-energy mix of shows that will have audiences on their feet.”
Joining Steck and SPI Entertainment are industry veterans Eric D’Richards and Bob Capucci. Overseeing operations at The STRAT Theater, D’Richards will serve as the theater’s general manager and Capucci will lead as technical director. SPI Entertainment Senior Vice President Alex Schechter will work with Steck on strategy for production and showroom operations.
SPI Entertainment’s award-winning shows include Australia’s Thunder from Down Under, The Australian Bee Gees Show, Boyz II Men, Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth, Human Nature, Cesar Milan: Unleashed and more.
More information about performances and ticket purchases will soon be available on The STRAT website. Free self-parking and valet are always available at The STRAT Hotel, Casino & SkyPod.
About The STRAT Hotel, Casino & SkyPod:
The STRAT Hotel, Casino & SkyPod, formerly the Stratosphere, Casino, Hotel & Tower, has introduced a full reinvention of the iconic property since Golden Entertainment, Inc. took ownership in late 2017. Located on the north Strip at the gateway to the Arts District at 2000 S. Las Vegas Blvd., the hotel offers 2,427 guest rooms, including the newly remodeled “Elevate” series rooms and suites, and an 80,000-square-foot casino. The SkyPod, located at the top of the iconic tower at 1,149 feet high, is comprised of Top of the World, serving award-winning cuisine in a 360 degree rotating dining room on the 106th floor; the Observation Deck, which offers SkyJump Powered by MTN DEW, 108 Eats and 108 Drinks, located on the 108th floor; and thrill rides, located at the top of the tower, including: Big Shot, Insanity and X-Scream. The STRAT’s main floor has introduced PT’s Wings & Sports, View Lounge and STRAT Café, each offering chef-driven cuisine; the William Hill Sports Book; and REMIX Lounge. The STRAT offers two resort-style pools, the 21-and-over WET24 Adult Pool & Bar, located on the rooftop of the 25th floor; and the Elation Pool, with three oversized spas and poolside café, open daily for all ages. A variety of shops and entertainment include MJ LIVE, a Michael Jackson tribute show; and L.A. Comedy Club, which showcases up-and-coming stand-up comics. Golden Entertainment, Inc.’s innovative guest loyalty rewards program, True Rewards, is now available at The STRAT and 140+ other locations. Free valet and self-parking are available anytime for all guests. More information is available at www.TheSTRAT.com or by calling 702-380-7777. The STRAT is on social media at Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.
About SPI Entertainment
SPI Entertainment, helmed by award-winning producer, Adam Steck, is a leading theatrical production company with several buzzed-about resident shows in Las Vegas and numerous shows touring internationally. With a successful track record of building entertainment brands and partnerships with world-class celebrities, SPI has become the preeminent theatrical producer in “The Entertainment Capital of the World” and beyond.
SPI Entertainment is behind sold-out and critically acclaimed shows such as Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth Round’s 1 and 2 at MGM Grand, Human Nature: Jukebox at The Venetian, Boyz II Men at The Mirage, The Australian Bee Gees Show at The Excalibur, Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man at The Paris Hotel, Rolling Stones Exhibitionism at The Palazzo Resort and more. One of SPI’s biggest hits include Australia’s Thunder from Down Under at The Excalibur, one of the longest running productions in the history of Las Vegas and highest-grossing male revue in the world, with more than 1,000 shows a year throughout the United States and beyond.
About Golden Entertainment, Inc.
Golden Entertainment, Inc.’s casino, tavern and distributed gaming operations include 17,600 slots, 150 table games, and 7,300 hotel rooms. The company’s 10 casino resorts include The STRAT Hotel, Casino & SkyPod, Arizona Charlie’s Decatur and Arizona Charlie’s Boulder in Las Vegas; Aquarius Casino Resort, Colorado Belle Hotel & Casino Resort and Edgewater Hotel & Casino Resort in Laughlin, Nevada.; Rocky Gap Casino Resort in Flintstone, Maryland; and Pahrump Nugget Hotel & Casino, Gold Town Casino and Lakeside Casino & RV Park in Pahrump, Nevada. Through its distributed gaming business in Nevada and Montana, Golden Entertainment operates video gaming devices at over 1,000 locations and owns more than 65 taverns in Nevada, including PT’s Pub, PT’s Gold, PT’s Ranch, PT’s Brewing Company, Sean Patrick’s, Sierra Gold, SG Bar and PT’s Wings & Sports. Golden Entertainment is licensed in Illinois and Pennsylvania to operate video gaming terminals. The company’s signature rewards program, True Rewards, offers players the opportunity to earn and spend rewards at over 140 locations. More information is available on the company’s website: http://www.goldenent.com/.
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