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March 28, 2016
50 Shades! The Parody Celebrates One-Year Anniversary at Bally’s Las Vegas
Las Vegas Strip Musical Continues to Gain Momentum and Perform for Sold Out Audiences
LAS VEGAS – The Las Vegas Strip hit show, “50 Shades! The Parody,” is celebrating its first anniversary at the Windows Showroom at Bally’s Las Vegas. The filthy and funny “50 Shades! The Parody” is also moving to a brand new naughty time slot of 9:30pm.
Over the past year, the 69-minute “50 Shades! The Parody” has been performed nearly 350 times for over 50,000 audience members in Las Vegas. Based on the best-selling “Fifty Shades of Grey” trilogy, the show is a hilariously naughty satire created for audiences 18 and over that explores the steamy relationship between Christian Grey and Anastasia Steele, as seen through the eyes of a trio of girlfriends reading the novel at a book club meeting. As the women devour the novel, the character’s delicious affair comes to life before their eyes.
The exuberantly talented cast includes acclaimed singer, actress and entertainer Maren Wade, along with Sabrina Sia, Adriana Lomysh, Christine Hudman, Philip Drennen, Matt Donnelly, Paul Mattingly, Mark Romain, Marlana Dunn, Chris Hodgson and James Simpson. The accomplished and experienced cast has performed in numerous theatre, Broadway and off-Broadway productions and tours worldwide.
“People come to the show not knowing what exactly to expect, but walk out with the biggest smiles. I absolutely love being part of such a well-written and hysterical musical with such a gifted cast, who keeps the audience laughing the entire time,” said Maren Wade, who plays the role of Anastasia Steele.
The “Fifty Shades of Grey” trilogy has shattered sales records around the globe with more than 100 million copies sold worldwide and was developed into a feature film in 2015. The musical followed in its footsteps with sold-out audiences across the country left begging for more, and it continues to receive rave reviews with audiences rolling on the floor and dancing in the aisles. Proclaimed “filthy and funny” by New York Daily News and “clever and wildly entertaining” by Variety. “50 Shades! The Parody” features a sassy original score, including the popular songs “Open Your Book,” “I Don’t Make Love,” and “There is a Hole Inside of Me.” “50 Shades! The Parody” is on tour across the United States and has had international success in Germany, France, the Netherlands and several additional countries.
50 Shades! The Parody
“50 Shades! The Parody” is performed Tuesday through Sundays at 7:30 p.m. in the Windows Showroom at Bally’s Las Vegas. The performance time will be changing to 9:30 p.m. as of April 19, 2016. For more information or to secure your tickets, please visit http://www.50shadeslasvegas.com. Tickets start at $69 plus tax and are available at the Bally’s Las Vegas box office, online at http://www.50shadeslasvegas.com or by calling (702) 777-2782. “50 Shades! The Parody” is not associated with, endorsed or authorized by E.L. James or Vintage Books.
About Bally’s Las Vegas
Bally’s Las Vegas is located on the center of the world-renowned Las Vegas Strip, across from Caesars Palace and next to Paris Las Vegas. The 44-acre resort features two 26-story hotel towers including the Jubilee Tower http://www.ballyslasvegas.com/hotel.html and offers more than 2,800 guestrooms, including 244 suites. The resort features highly acclaimed restaurants including BLT Steak and Sea Thai, as well as the famous Sterling Brunch, a relaxing pool oasis, a lavish spa and casino space featuring a Party Pit, poker room, 1,100 slot machines and a first-class Race & Sports Book known for its stadium-style seating and abundance of high-definition television screens. For more information, please visit http://www.ballyslasvegas.com. Find Bally’s on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/ballysvegas) and follow on Twitter (http://www.twitter.com/ballysvegas).