LAS VEGAS, NV. (September 13, 2017) – Reality TV stars and critically acclaimed magician and pianist duo, JARRETT & RAJA (www.jarrettandraja.com), have entertained audiences worldwide with their amazing and unique blend of magic, music and comedy. The Strip’s newest hit family show includes music director Jeff Neiman, soulful singing, and spectacular illusions! Directed by Doug Baker (Tournament of Kings), “Magic vs Music” will make their debut in the Stratosphere Theater on October 18 performing Wednesday through Sunday at 4pm with tickets starting at $39.99.
Chosen from a field of 43,000, JARRETT & RAJA appeared as entrepreneurs on ABC’s “Shark Tank” where they debuted their newest illusion, the (world’s first) Piano Aquarium. As Howie Mandel’s Wild Card pick, JARRETT & RAJA were the sensational magic act on NBC’s “America’s Got Talent” (Season 7). They were one of only 5 popular AGT acts chosen to headline in the 2013 “America’s Got Talent LIVE” at the Palazzo Hotel & Casino (Las Vegas). Since then, they continue to shoot TV shows in LA, NYC, and London. Other national TV appearances include The CW’s “Masters of Illusion”, SyFy’s “Wizard Wars”, BBC’s “The Slammer”, and CBS’ “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert”.
With roots from The Juilliard School in New York City, the showmen have been seen live at Hollywood’s Magic Castle, Singapore’s Resorts World, London’s West End, and Edinburgh’s Fringe Festival. Director Kenny Ortega (“High School Musical”, Michael Jackson’s “This is It!”) brought them to London for special appearances with David LaChapelle, Pamela Anderson and The Pussycat Dolls. JARRETT & RAJA have performed with the band One Republic in LA and wowed audiences at the legendary Vegas spectacle, “JUBILEE!” at Bally’s Hotel & Casino. The magic pair headlined a two year residency in Singapore along with world renowned Cirque du Soleil acts in Resorts World’s $35M spectacular, “Voyage de la Vie”, directed by Phil McKinley (“Showstoppers”, “Le Reve”) and produced by Britain’s STUFISH Entertainment (U2, Madonna, Elton John).
A Harry Blackstone, Jr. protégé, Jarrett Parker was mentored by the creative mind behind Doug Henning and numerous Broadway hits, Charles Reynolds. As a solo act, he opened for Michael Jackson, Bill Cosby, and Debbie Reynolds. Pianist Raja Rahman is a graduate of The Juilliard School. Raja has toured Europe with legendary conductors Rostropovich, Solti, and Iona Brown.
Jarrett & Raja “Magic vs Music” will perform five nights a week, Wednesday through Sunday at 4 p.m., with ticket prices starting at $39.99 for general admission, $49.99 for preferred seating $69.99 for VIP and VIP booth seating inside the Stratosphere Theater. For show tickets visit, www.StratosphereHotel.com, www.TicketBat.com, the Stratosphere Box Office, or call 702.944.4919.
About Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower
Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower is a Las Vegas Strip resort with an 80,000-square-foot casino. The 1,149-foot Stratosphere Tower is the tallest freestanding observation tower in the United States, featuring the Top of the World restaurant and highest view of the Las Vegas Strip from the Observation Deck as well as SkyJump Las Vegas and thrill rides Big Shot, X-Scream and Insanity. Known as a great value to gamblers, Stratosphere is located close to the Convention Center at the gateway to downtown Las Vegas. It features 2,427 guest rooms and suites, uniquely themed restaurants, the Tower shops, MJ LIVE, the world’s most successful Michael Jackson tribute show, The World’s Greatest Rock Show, and L.A. Comedy Club, showcasing the hottest up-and-coming stand-up comics. Additionally, Stratosphere’s ace | PLAY™ program allows players to enjoy awards, comps and exclusives based on their loyalty to American Casino & Entertainment’s four properties: Stratosphere Casino, Hotel & Tower on the Las Vegas Strip, Aquarius Casino Resort in Laughlin, Nevada, and two Arizona Charlie’s locations in Las Vegas. For more information, visit StratosphereHotel.com, call 702-380-7777or 800-99-TOWER (998-6937).
About Red Mercury Entertainment
Red Mercury Entertainment is a Las Vegas-based full service entertainment company that provides comprehensive solutions for entertainment, technical direction, box office operations, showroom management and marketing for resort partners and casinos with more than 20 years of experience in the entertainment industry. For more information on Red Mercury Entertainment, visit www.RedMercuryEnt.com.