“Rock of Ages” Celebrates Radical Second Anniversary at The Venetian Las Vegas

"Rock of Ages" Celebrates Radical Second Anniversary at The Venetian Las Vegas
Last week the cast of the smash-hit musical, ROCK OF AGES, celebrated its second anniversary at The Venetian Las Vegas (Photo credit: Denise Truscello / WireImage / www.DeniseTruscello.net)

Rock of Ages' narrator Mark Shunock with second anniversary cake
Rock of Ages’ narrator Mark Shunock with second anniversary cake

Photo credit: Denise Truscello / WireImage / www.DeniseTruscello.net.

Following a full standing ovation from the crowded theatre during the show’s finale, ROCK OF AGES’ raucous narrator Mark Shunock (“Lonny”) addressed the house, sharing words of gratitude for the audience and community’s ongoing support of the production.

Cast of Rock of Ages Las Vegas celebrates second anniversary at The Venetian Las Vegas
Cast of Rock of Ages Las Vegas celebrates second anniversary at The Venetian Las Vegas

Photo credit: Denise Truscello / WireImage / www.DeniseTruscello.net.

At the conclusion of his speech, the company was presented with a commemorative ‘80s-themed cake, replicating the show’s set and featuring members of the cast designed by Carlo’s Bakery, made famous by TLC’s Cake Boss Buddy Valastro.

Cast of Rock of Ages Las Vegas celebrates second anniversary at The Venetian Las Vegas
Cast of Rock of Ages Las Vegas celebrates second anniversary at The Venetian Las Vegas

Photo credit: Denise Truscello / WireImage / www.DeniseTruscello.net.

Since its debut at The Venetian Las Vegas, ROCK OF AGES has rocked out with more than 700 audiences and has received critical acclaim for being “impossible to resist!”

Cast of Rock of Ages Las Vegas celebrates second anniversary at The Venetian Las Vegas
Cast of Rock of Ages Las Vegas celebrates second anniversary at The Venetian Las Vegas

Photo credit: Denise Truscello / WireImage / www.DeniseTruscello.net.

A fan and celebrity favorite, the Las Vegas production has welcomed several celebrity guests including Twisted Sister front man Dee Snider, Def Jam Co-Founder Russell Simmons, GLEE stars Dot-Marie Jones and Darren Criss, Poison drummer Rikki Rockett, American Idol contestant Adam Lambert and others.

Cast of Rock of Ages Las Vegas celebrates second anniversary at The Venetian Las Vegas
Cast of Rock of Ages Las Vegas celebrates second anniversary at The Venetian Las Vegas

Photo credit: Denise Truscello / WireImage / www.DeniseTruscello.net.

Rock of Ages Las Vegas Second Anniversary Cake Designed By Carlo's Bakery at The Venetian Las Vegas
Rock of Ages Las Vegas Second Anniversary Cake Designed By Carlo’s Bakery at The Venetian Las Vegas

Photo credit: Denise Truscello / WireImage / www.DeniseTruscello.net.

ROCK OF AGES performs nightly at 8 p.m. at The Venetian Las Vegas. For more information, please visit www.RockOfAgesVegas.com.