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“One Night for One Drop” Draws Star-Studded Turnout at Sixth Annual Philanthropy Event in Las Vegas

March 4, 2018 by  

"One Night for One Drop" Draws Star-Studded Turnout at Sixth Annual Philanthropy Event in Las Vegas
On Friday, March 2, some of the biggest names in music came together to support the sixth annual One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil, raising funds and awareness to benefit critical water issues worldwide (Pictured: Cast members of the sixth edition of “One Night for One Drop” – Photo credit: Brenton Ho / www.KabikPhotoGroup.com). 

Sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Photo credit: Brenton Ho / www.KabikPhotoGroup.com

Held inside the Michael Jackson ONE Theatre at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, this year’s production was inspired by the life of GRAMMY-nominated singer-songwriter Jewel.

Jewel performs in the sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Jewel performs in the sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Photo credit: Brenton Ho / www.KabikPhotoGroup.com

Presented by MGM Resorts International, the electrifying, one-night-only performance captivated the sold-out audience by taking them through pivotal moments throughout Jewel’s life and making them relatable using popular themes such as family, love, betrayal and the courage to forgive.

Sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Photo credit: Brenton Ho / www.KabikPhotoGroup.com

Jewel was accompanied by breathtaking performances by artists from all seven resident Cirque du Soleil shows.

Sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Photo credit: Brenton Ho / www.KabikPhotoGroup.com

Highlights from the show included Jewel’s beautiful performances to her hit songs “Foolish Games,” “Hands,” “Standing Still,” “Save Your Soul,” “Intuition” and new song “Mercy.”

Sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Photo credit: Brenton Ho / www.KabikPhotoGroup.com

An unforgettable opening with Arab’s Got Talent winner Emanne Beasha performing to an all-new, specifically composed song “Surreal Alaska.” An awe-inspiring performance of “Wonderful World” in minor-key by YouTube sensation Chase Holfelder and much more.

Emanne Beasha at the sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Emanne Beasha at the sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Photo credit: Brenton Ho / www.KabikPhotoGroup.com

Following the performance, guests were invited to an after party to enjoy performances by Nicholas Petricca of the popular pop/rock band Walk The Moon who performed their hit song “Shut Up and Dance,” a stellar performance by music icon CeeLo, a seductive performance by cast members of Magic Mike Live to Ginuwine’s “Pony” and music by DJ Craig Cruze and DJ Unimerce.

Penn Jillette at the sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Penn Jillette at the sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Photo credit: Brenton Ho / www.KabikPhotoGroup.com

Steve Wozniak at the sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Steve Wozniak at the sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Photo credit: Brenton Ho / www.KabikPhotoGroup.com

The Gazillionaire, Wanda Widdles and the Green Fairy from ABSINTHE at the sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

The Gazillionaire, Wanda Widdles and the Green Fairy from ABSINTHE at the sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Photo credit: Brenton Ho / www.KabikPhotoGroup.com

Piff the Magic Dragon at the sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Piff the Magic Dragon at the sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Photo credit: Brenton Ho / www.KabikPhotoGroup.com

Nicholas Petricca of Walk The Moon at the sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Nicholas Petricca of Walk The Moon at the sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Photo credit: Jeff Ragazzo / www.KabikPhotoGroup.com

Her Highness Princess Nejla Bint Asem at the sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Her Highness Princess Nejla Bint Asem at the sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Photo credit: Jeff Ragazzo / www.KabikPhotoGroup.com

Jewel's Family at the sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Jewel’s Family at the sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Photo credit: Brenton Ho / www.KabikPhotoGroup.com

Cast Members of 2018 One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Cast Members of 2018 One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Photo credit: Brenton Ho / www.KabikPhotoGroup.com

Nevada Ballet Theatre at the sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Nevada Ballet Theatre at the sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Photo credit: Brenton Ho / www.KabikPhotoGroup.com

Blue Man Group at the sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Blue Man Group at the sixth edition of One Night for One Drop imagined by Cirque du Soleil

Photo credit: Brenton Ho / www.KabikPhotoGroup.com

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