Caesars Palace Rose Out of the Desert to Become American Icon

Caesars Palace created “immersive theming” and helped shape the history of Las Vegas with its centurion doorman and “Cleopatra” waitresses, not to mention an abiding love of spectacle. The Hollywood Reporter provides a 50th anniversary review of the iconic casino, from the Rat Pack to Evil Knievel, from Liberace to the Hangover boys. It’s been a wild ride.

Caesars Palace Turns 50: An Oral History of the Las Vegas Hotel and Casino, 7.15.16