August 5, 2010 by VegasNews
“The Price is Right – Live” Stage Show at Bally’s Las Vegas welcomes special celebrity host Drew Lachey for an exclusive limited run, Aug. 10-21, 2010. The show, from FremantleMedia, the producers of “American Idol” and “The Price Is Right” TV shows, features such fan-favorite games as “Plinko,” “Cliff Hangers,” “The Big Wheel,” and of course, “The Showcase.” Drew Lachey will enlist audience members play for their chance to win thousands of dollars in cash and prizes.
“I have been a fan of the show for years, so I am thrilled to be part of this live experience on the Las Vegas Strip,” said Lachey. “I can’t wait to see contestants ‘Come on Down!’”
A native of Cincinnati, Ohio, Drew Lachey is a past winner of ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars.” He took home first place, beating out 10 other dance couples in 2006. Lachey served as co-host of “Dancing with the Stars” the following season, and hosted ABC’s “Dance War: Bruno vs. Carrie Ann.” Drew most recently hosted HGTV’s “$250,000 Dollar Challenge.”
Lachey is best known for his pop group 98 Degrees, which he joined with his brother, Nick, in 1995. After four successful albums, the band decided to take a break. Since then Lachey has appeared on several TV shows, including As the World Turns, Sabrina the Teenage Witch, Newlyweds: Nick and Jessica and also in the musicals HAIRSPRAY, RENT and Monty Python’s SPAMALOT on Broadway.
“The Price is Right – Live” Stage Show at Bally’s Las Vegas is presented Tuesday through Thursday and Saturday at 2:30 p.m. and on Fridays at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $49.50 (plus tax and service charge) and are available at the Bally’s and Paris box offices, or by calling 702-967-4567 or toll free at 1-877-374-7469. Tickets can also be purchased via www.ballyslasvegas.com.There is no age requirement for ticket holders. Contestants must be 21 years of age or older.