Presenting a new blend of circus meets cabaret with a touch of burlesque, Ignite opens at the Harveys Lake Tahoe Cabaret on Saturday, January 26. This hybrid entertainment, dubbed “cabaresque,” is the creation of Tahoe native Madeline Feldman, 27, producer of over 20 productions and owner of Prestige Productions. Prestige is most recently known for “Essence” at Harrah’s Reno, Reno’s #1 rated show on Yelp, and “Electrify,” the 100% sold-out show from last winter, the Hard Rock Tahoe’s first resident production.
Recognizing the demise of classic “show girl” productions, such as Jubilee at Bally’s Las Vegas, and the rise of remixed music and laser light shows, Prestige Productions aims to disprove the notion that old fashioned and “new age” are mutually exclusive. Continue reading
The Nevada Division of State Parks, within the Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, has announced that, of approximately 10,000 entries, the #1 winning photo of Aspira’s 2018 America State Parks Photo Contest showcases the ever-inspiring Sand Harbor – Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park. Launched in 2017, the first annual photo contest received more than 8,000 entries nationwide, and last year’s winning photo featured Nevada’s own Ward Charcoal Ovens State Historic Park.
This year’s winning photo of Sand Harbor was taken by Karen Wong, a stay-at-home mom of two boys, who says she’s had no photography experience and simply captured the image using her smart phone. Wong saw the contest announcement on Facebook and decided to submit her beautiful photo. Continue reading