LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Some stay exhibits is not going to be returning to properties run by Caesars Leisure in Las Vegas, leaving a whole lot of employees with out employment.
This announcement got here as a shock to many performers and crews working behind the scenes, however the affect stretches far past these venues.
“It is somewhat heart-wrenching as a result of it is one other roadblock to recover from as a way to again on stage, “stated Danielle Flahive, a performer in Loopy Women, whose present has been cancelled for now.
The X Rocks Vegas Present at Bally’s can also be gone for now and co-producer Matt Stabile says the crew have misplaced extra than simply their jobs.
“We have been teetering on 7 years of being open, and people women grew to become household and shut associates after which swiftly that’s taken away from them. We’re going to attempt to use them in our different productions,” Stabile stated who additionally produces X Burlesque at Flamingo and X Nation at Harrah’s.
In the meantime, the monetary affect may resonate with extra than simply the performers, together with many sides of working a theater present together with PR, advertising and marketing, administrative positions and extra.