Melody Sweets Presents “Big Top Circus & Burlesque” at ABSINTHE at Caesars Palace Friday, June 26

One Night Only! Melody Sweets Presents "Big Top Circus & Burlesque" at ABSINTHE at Caesars Palace Friday, June 26
Big Top Circus & Burlesque is here! Friday night, June 26 at ABSINTHE at Caesars Palace…with special guest appearances by the ABSINTHE cast as you’ve never seen them before! 

All Proceeds from the One-Night-Only Performance to Benefit UNLV College of Fine Arts

From center stage to center of the ring, ABSINTHE’s dazzling Green Fairy, Melody Sweets, will transform the ABSINTHE Spiegeltent at Caesars Palace into a circus spectacular for one-night-only on Friday, June 26. Following the success of her sold-out “Wild Wild West Burlesque” show and “XXXmas – A Burlesque Spectacular,” Sweets invites guests to return for an evening of excess at “Big Top Circus and Burlesque.” 

Sweets will perform a variety of songs including original numbers from her debut album Burlesque in the Black and covers of some of her favorite hits. Tickets are on sale now at Doors open at midnight and  attendees must be 18+. All proceeds from the event will benefit the UNLV College of Fine Arts.

Celebrating the sexy side of circus, revelers are invited to arrive early and join in the fun with face painting by Skin City Body Painting. In addition, guests can enjoy circus-inspired antics in the courtyard prior to doors opening at midnight with the performance to begin shortly thereafter.

“Big Top Circus and Burlesque” will feature performances by ABSINTHE’s Duo Fevrier, Lijana Wallenda of The Flying Wallendas and her Wire Walking Wonders, Miss Exotic World, Dirty Martini, Laugh Extractor Jimmy Slonina of Cirque Du Soleil, 2014 King of Burlesque, Mr. Gorgeous the Human Cannonball, 1923’s Buttercup Delight, Special guests from Frank Marino’s DIVAS and LIVE MUSIC by an all-star band, including David Perrico of Pop Evolution, Eric Plante of by Cirque Du Soleil, Steven Lee of Donny and Marie, Mike Benigno of MJ Live! and others.

  • Doors open at midnight with the performance beginning shortly thereafter.
  • Limited pre-sale tickets are available for $20 and may be purchased online at
  • $25 tickets will be available at the door.
  • There will also be a limited number of $15 tickets available for purchase at the door for UNLV students with valid student ID.