Absinthe’s “Green Fairy” Melody Sweets took the stage at Harrah’s Las Vegas alongside the cast of the smash-hit musical Million Dollar Quartet for a sizzling encore performance of Janis Martin’s “My Boy Elvis” on Tuesday night.
Following the finale of Million Dollar Quartet, Sweets was welcomed to the stage with applause from the packed showroom. The audience cheered and danced along to the high-energy performance, giving Sweets and the cast a standing ovation at the conclusion of the song.
An accomplished vocalist and burlesque performer, Sweets debuted her first album “Burlesque in the Black” in 2012, showcasing her soulful sound and songs that may be heard nightly in Absinthe. Sweets is the sixth performer to join the cast of Million Dollar Quartet onstage to celebrate the music of the production’s era through live jam sessions. Previous entertainers that have graced the stage with the cast include Bally’s Las Vegas headliner and one-woman vocal phenomenon, Véronic DiCaire, “American Idol” winner Taylor Hicks, Stratosphere headliner Frankie Moreno, E! reality star Holly Madison and Broadway star Pia Zadora.
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