An only-in-Vegas moment: Shania Twain, Piff the Magic Dragon and Mr. Piffles onstage at Caesars

Vegas DeLuxe
By Don Chareunsy
June 4, 2014

In definitely one of the most unusual collaborations — ever — in Las Vegas, Caesars Palace headliner Shania Twain was joined onstage Tuesday night by Piff the Magic Dragon and his Chihuahua, Mr. Piffles, during Twain’s show “Shania: Still the One” at the Colosseum.

Piff and Mr. Piffles star in “Vegas Nocturne” at Rose. Rabbit. Lie. in the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. RRL sister show “Absinthe” is performed in the Spiegelworld tent outside Caesars Palace and next to Serendipity 3.

Twain talked up “Vegas Nocturne” and how much she loves the erotic and unique show — and Piff and Mr. Piffles, as they’ve become besties as of late. The Canadian superstar invited Piff to join an onstage singalong with audience members as she held Mr. Piffles.

Twain had a busy weekend, as she attended The Backstreet Boys concert at Axis in Planet Hollywood (BSB’s opening act was Canadian singer Avril Lavigne, whose husband, Nickelback frontman Chad Kroeger, also was in town) and joined the boyband at their afterparty Saturday night at Chateau in Paris Las Vegas.

Don Chareunsy is senior editor for arts and entertainment of the Las Vegas Sun.

Robin Leach has been a journalist for more than 50 years and has spent the past decade giving readers the inside scoop on Las Vegas, the world’s premier platinum playground.

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