Tshlene Henreid

Tshlene Henreid

Kimberley đź’– It’s taken me days to come up with the words for the woman who was on a mission to keep me encouraged. I simply do not have the words above & beyond gratitude!
Kimberley Knight Producer my Angel!!! You have helped so many just because you can & as for me & my challenges, you never blinked or doubted my ability. God bless you & Ron Knight Producers ❤️ for reminding us AGE IS NOTHIN BUT A NUMBER!
I will truly do my best to represent the Lady Vegas Pageant 2017 well!
See you soon xoxoxo 🦋 💕 💜 🦋 💕
A time to remember!!!
Tshlene Henreid
2017 Diamond Lady Vegas

Michael Gallagher – Between Sins

Michael Gallagher – Between Sins

Hey Mr. Knight – I posted this song a week back and it got 130,000 plays, it’s my thanx 2 u……
and I just wanted u guys to know, that ur a dieing breed up n this industry…
Between Sins ya baby!!! fired up 4 the Music and Fashion Expo in Las Vegas…..
props `2 my main man Ron Knight…….if ur a serious artist, he’s the real deal…best showcasing event ever – and ain’t no better promoter than him y’all……..
Bonus – one of my songs was just used in a Marvel Movie – Dr. Strange.

Michael Gallagher – Between Sins

Ron Knight

Ron Knight

CEO Entertainmentfirst &
International Singing Sensation

Ron Knight created Entertainmentfirst in 1999 upon moving to Las Vegas.
CEO of Entertainmentfirst, CEO of Ebonytown Records, International Entertainer and Founder/Creator of the Music and Fashion Expo Las Vegas & Australia.

Born in East Orange, New Jersey, lived and studied music and business in Los Angeles at UCLA and LA City College from the age of 18yrs (starting his own bands), and then moved to Australia at 30yrs. Now residing in Las Vegas and traveling internationally to produce live entertainment events, producion shows, expos and beauty pageants around the world.

Ron Knight is enjoying a successful International Singing Career that allows him and his show to travel the world with his sensational voice and with 45yrs of experience in the Entertainment and Record Industries he has appeared on many major Television Networks including; Fox TV Network USA, Channel 9, Channel 10 & Channel 3 NBN Australia, he now has the knowledge to pass on to the younger generations who also need to learn the business of Entertainment.

Ron has enjoyed performing with many known celebrities of today’s music and entertainment scenes such as; Stevie Wonder, Tina Turner, Chaka Chan, Smokey Robinson, Sam Neill, Isley Brothers, The Temptations, the late Lou Rawls, Sammy Davis Jr., Tony Curtis,  Bobby Womack and had the pleasure of working with the one and only Wolf Man Jack …….and this is just to name a few.

To Learn more about the Dynamic International Entertainer
RON KNIGHT
click here for his online press kit 

 

Kimberley Knight

Kimberley Knight

VP Entertainmentfirst

Born in Australia, Kimberley is a trained dancer, choreographer and event specialist. She has travelled the world in her chosen field of dance, working in Cabaret Shows & Variety Shows throughout Spain, Japan, Australia and the USA.

In 1998, Kimberley made Las Vegas her home when she was asked to choreograph a show at the Showboat Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas for Entertainer Ron Knight.
Her skills range from dancing, costume design and creation, graphics, flyer & web designs plus event planning, live event production & beauty pageant competitions.

In Australia, Kimberley also owned and operated a performing arts school where she taught dance (ballet, tap, jazz, contemporary dance) & the basics of modeling and has created the Newcastle Dance Awards scholarship program to help young dancers in her home town reach their potential.

Residing in Las Vegas, Kimberley is VP/Director of Events at Entertainmentfirst where she has assisted Ron Knight in producing the Music and Fashion Expo Event Series (now celebrating 13years) which includes the following Entertainmentfirst Beauty Pageants;
* The Lady Vegas 40+ Pageant (A pageant that is open to women from around the world 40+).
* The Miss Las Vegas Classic Beauty Pageant (teaching young women the necessary skills to enter national pageants)
* The Lady Nova 40+ Pageant in Australia
*The Miss Hunter Valley Classic Beauty Pageant.

With Kimberley’s design skills she also owns a clothing label “Knight Apparell” designing and making womens clothing and costumes for the Entertainmenfirst Showgirls of Las Vegas each year for corporate events and production shows.

Newcastle Dance Awards

Newcastle Dance Awards

We at Entertainmentfirst are proud to bring this Amazing Opportunity to the Newcastle community that you and your children live, play and dance in………
Our new dance scholarship program “Newcastle Dance Awards” is a competition based event to find the best dance students in Newcastle and surrounding areas including; Maitland, Port Stephens, Lake Macquarie, Central Coast and the Hunter Valley, each and every year and award monetary scholarships to help dancers continue their dance studies.

ABOUT OUR SCHOLARSHIP COMPETITION

The Newcastle Dance Awards is an open dance scholarship program for dancers ages 8yrs – 17yrs, we are happy to offer 10 age categories in this competition to allow for complete fairness based on age factor and each level of learning skills.

  • Open to both Male and Female competitors
  • Dance competitors must be Ages 8-17yrs
    (D.O.B. Must be submitted – a birth certificate may be asked for to prove D.O.B.)
  • Dancers must currently reside and train in Newcastle or surrounding areas including Maitland, Port Stephens, Lake Maquarie, Central Coast and the Hunter Valley.
  • Entry fee to compete is $55.00 (must be paid online before March 1, 2018) non-refundable
  • Each dancer will be allowed a 3min routine with competitors own choice of music on CD
  • Costumes are encouraged (no nudity allowed)
  • All styles of dance are allowed – our judges are looking for technique & performance talent!

Click here to read more rules and regulations

REGISTER NOW – CLICK HERE

As we may have to keep the number of entrants we accept to a maximum of 300 competitors each year (30 dancers for each age division)
We advise you to get registered early so your child does not miss out on this exciting opportunity to win scholarship funds.

Any dance student ages 8-17yrs residing in Newcastle, Maitland, Port Stephens, Lake Macquarie, Central Coast & Hunter Valley areas can be part of this amazing opportunity to win their age division and be awarded monetary scholarships to continue your dance training with their dance school.

We are looking for talented dancers in all styles of dance included but not limited to;
Classical Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, Contemporary, Irish, African Tribal, Latin, Ballroom, Break dancing

All dancers compete first in their AGE DIVISION.
Top 3 dancers in each division move to SEMI-FINALS (30 dancers)
Top 1 dancer in each age division move to FINALS to WIN JR & SN SCHOLARSHIP FUNDS

AGE DIVISION ROUNDS:
Each Dance Competitor will be placed in their age division round 8yrs, 9yrs, 10yrs……….17yrs.

SEMI FINALS:
Top 3 competitors for each division will be chosen by judges and announced at the end of each age division round to proceed to perform for the semi-finals. (See time schedule when posted.)

FINALS & SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS:
Top dancer for each age division will be awarded prizes &/or scholarships.
Top dancers from each division will compete in the finals for their chance to win either the $500 Junior or $500 Senior Major Scholarship Prize.

JUDGING PANEL – Our Judging panel will be announce in early February 2018
Our panel of judges will be a mixture of professional and/or ex-professional dancers from our region and scholarship sponsors of $1K or more.
COMPETITION VENUE –  Our Venue will be announce in early February 2018
The Venue will be chosen to match our competition numbers and corporate sponsorship involvement.
* Tickets will be available for purchase to watch each age division

LET’S AWARD THE ELITE TALENT IN NEWCASTLE

We are proud to bring this Amazing Opportunity to the Newcastle community that you and your children live, play and dance in. Our new dance scholarship program 

“Newcastle Dance Awards” is a competition based event to find the best dancer students in Newcastle, Maitland, Port Stephens, Lake Macquarie, Central Coast & Hunter Valley areas each and every year and award them monetary scholarships to help dancers continue their dance studies.

Over the past 5 decades, Newcastle in Australia has been a town that has produced some of the finest dancers performing around the world. We have seen amazing dancers position themselves into companies both within Australia and abroad.
Some examples;
Marisa Burgess – Moulin Rouge – Paris
Elizabeth Toohey – Australian Ballet Principal
Dein Perry – Award winning choreographer, dancer and actor –
Shows include; “Hot Shoe Shuffle”, “Tap Dogs”, “Steele City” & Director of the tap movie; “Bootmen”
Damian Smith – San Francisco Ballet Principal
Robert Curran – Australian Ballet Principal
Nicole Padgett – Vienna Ballet
Bronwyn White – Founder of the Hunter Regional Dance Company
David Harris – Broadway NYC – “Les Miserables”, “Goodspeed’s production of Anything Goes”
Jane Finney – Australia Ballet
Gian – Russian Ballet & Australian Ballet
just to name a few………………..

We at the Newcastle Dance Awards believe that there are many more to come. With over 170 dance schools in Newcastle, Central Coast and the Hunter Valley area that train all genres of dance we are creating a community support team for the dance world here in our home town, it is both important and necessary that we as a community support the youth of today to strive for excellence and know that their hard work and dedication can be rewarded.
There are 1000’s of families in Newcastle, Central Coast and the Hunter Region that are able to support their children and enable them to be trained by the wonderful dance professionals, so we want to support the studios and their students. Please help us help the children with their passion for dance.

Click here to Pay the Registration Fee of $55

Click here to fill out the Registration Form

Sweet Soul Music Tour – Starring Ron Knight

Sweet Soul Music Tour – Starring Ron Knight

Ron Knight and the Fabulous Daze offers your venue a high-quality, professionally choreographed and costumed 90min Variety Show direct from Las Vegas.
            
A Great night of Entertainment for your Members and guests, with
Dinner-Dance options and Special Event Dates also available upon request.
Eg: Melbourne Cup, New Years Eve, New Years Day, Christmas Parties, Birthday Parties, Australia Day, Valentines Day

Your venue has a choice of booking this show in 2 ways;
With professional backing tracks + Ron Knight and the Fabulous Daze.
With a professional 4 to 7 piece band + Ron Knight and the Fabulous Daze.

Book the Sweet Soul Music Tour for your venue today and enjoy songs by the great artists we know and love from yesterday including; Tom Jones, Stevie Wonder, Elvis, The Temptations, Diana Ross and the Supremes, Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jr., Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell, Little Richard, Barry Manilow, Charlie Pride, Elton John, Lou Rawls, Barry White, Nat King Cole and many, many more…….

RON KNIGHT’S PERFORMANCE HISTORY

TV SHOWS;
* FOX TV Network USA – Ron Knight Guest Performance as James Brown on show “Performing As” 30million viewers
* Discovery Channel & Travel Channel with Worldwide Distribution – Casino Diaries – Guest entertainer/story on Ron
* Channel 9 Australia – Ron Knight was a Star Search winner in 1986 – 10 episodes

* Channel 10 – Good Morning Australia with Gordon Elliot – Sydney Australia

* NBN Television – 8 appearances

* Late Night – Sydney Australia

SPECIAL EVENTS;

* LA – Performed as Social Security Band with Ike & Tina Turner, Chaka Khan, Billy Joel, Chicago & Lou Rawls

* LA – Performed at the Collesseum, Hollywood Paladium

* Performed live in Australia with the original Temptations – Newcastle Entertainment Center

* Performed live in Las Vegas with the Isley Brothers – Sams Town Live

* American Anthem Singer for major boxing matches in Australia

* Davis Cup Tennis – special performance Mildura, Australia

MAJOR VENUES PLAYED; LAS VEGAS

*Showboat Hotel & Casino, Mandalay Bay, Four Seasons Hotel, MGM Grand, Monte Carlo, Sahara Hotel, Stratosphere, Station Casino, Palms Hotel & Casino, Sunset Station Casino, Palace Station Casino, The Vegas Club, Alexis Park Resort…….

LOS ANGELES

*L.A. Colloseum, Shrine Auditorium, Boneventure Hotel, Disneyland, Queen Mary, Fox Studios, U.S.O Club Edwards Airforce Base, Beverly Hills Hotel, Laemle Theatre, Troubador, Red Velvet Club, Starwood Total Experience, Whisky A Go Go,

AUSTRALIA

*Lassiters Casino, Burswood Casino, Crown Casino, Diamond Beach Casino, Sheraton Hotels, Grand Hotel Mildura, Twin Towns Memorial Services, Banora Country Club, Broncos Leagues, Cantebury Leagues, Eastern Suburbs Leagues, Western Suburbs Leagues, Hunter Valley Winery, Panthers (Penrith & Newcastle), Sutherland Entertainment Center, Sydney City Tattersall’s, St. George Leagues, Euston Club, Wentworthville Leagues, Manly Leagues, Gosford RSL, North Syd Leagues, Riva Club Syd, Jockey Club, Bourbon & Beef  Sydney.

 

 

Music and Fashion Expo Las Vegas

Music and Fashion Expo Las Vegas

Music and Fashion Expo Las Vegas

The Music And Fashion Expo is an Annual event produced by Entertainmentfirst in Las Vegas.

A Dynamic Showcasing Expo held inside the U.S.A. for National and International Singers, Solo Artists, Music Groups, Bands, Models, Beauty Pageant Contestants (Teen, Miss, Ms & Mrs) and women 40+, Fashion Designers, Fashion Labels, Artists and Companies to Showcase and Promote their Products and Originality, gaining more exposure in the Entertainment and Fashion World of today.
We are inviting you to an event that will be part of today’s Entertainment World for years to come.

It is our aim to provide you with an Arena that gives you the highest possible visual advantages as you will showcase for Agencies, Press & Entertainment Industry Professionals that are looking for a “NEW SOUND”, “NEW FACE”, “NEW STYLE” or “NEW FILM” to promote and distribute to the world

 

             

THE ANNUAL MUSIC AND FASHION EXPO LSAS VEGAS
also hosts these amazing beauty pageants each year…………

              

Lady Vegas International 40+ Pageant

Lady Vegas International 40+ Pageant

Welcome to the Lady Vegas International 40+
Beauty Pageant……..

The Lady Vegas International Pageant is for sophisticated women 40+ from around the world.
Empowering women to share their life stories and to re-find their self-esteem is important to us.
Sometimes women need a little fun to help them carry on living life to it’s fullest after 40.
Hosted by the Music and Fashion Expo Las Vegas at the Alexis Park All Suites Resort Las Vegas.

Women from around the World who are 40+ DESERVE SOME ATTENTION TOO and we would like to show you that we appreciate your strength, beauty and confidence in being YOU!!!

Calling all naturally born females – Come join us in Las Vegas to celebrate being over 40 years young while competing in our LADY VEGAS INTERNATIONAL BEAUTY PAGEANT.

 

Please see our pageant website for all details on becoming a contestant.

Visit our Lady Vegas Pageant website

2017 TITLE WINNERS

 
2017 SAPPHIRE LADY VEGAS  * 2017 DIAMOND LADY VEGAS * 2017 RUBY LADY VEGAS