Press Quotes

"Ivan Kane has almost single-handedly made nightlife sexy." - Vegas Magazine


"Club puts new bloom on old va-va-va voom." - USA Today


"... Kane is the West Coast nightlife impresario who pretty much created the "new burlesque" movement in the last decade." - Philly.com


"The original burlesque show to which all others are compared." - UrbanDaddy.com


"... entertainment like no other casino in town." - pressofAtlanticCity.com


"It would make the old Rat Pack feel right at home." - Access Hollywood


"Best burlesque show in town." - Access Hollywood


"Recently, Nicole (Kidman) and I have been going to Forty Deuce ... Nicole and I are awestruck!" - Naomi Watts on David Letterman


"The hottest spot in L.A. is Ivan Kane’s Forty Deuce." - New York Post


"One of the hottest clubs around!" - E! Entertainment Television


"L.A.’s hottest night spot- the retro Forty Deuce." - EXTRA


"Take an old school walk on the wild side." - Los Angeles Magazine


"The trendsetter of the feather boa revival is Ivan Kane’s Forty Deuce!" - Rolling Stone Magazine


"A return to Rat Pack roots wrapped around the best burlesque shows ..." - TIME Magazine


"Top 10 Young Hollywood Obsessions: Ivan Kane’s Forty Deuce." - Movieline’s Hollywood Life


"An intimate, classy lounge where women titillate." - New York Times


"Back-alley striptease lounge created by club great Ivan Kane." - LA Confidential


"Where do stars go when they want to party? Ivan Kane’s Forty Deuce!" - Entertainment Tonight


"The art of taking it off has taken off in Hollywood." - Entertainment Weekly


"Ivan Kane’s Forty Deuce celebrates striptease as an art form." - Los Angeles Times


"This is truly burlesque reinvented, as only Ivan Kane can do." - The Los Angeles Times


"Forty Deuce is the cherry on top of LA’s saucy scene." - Los Angeles Times


"The club king, Ivan Kane, is at the vanguard of the scene." - The Daily Telegraph ~ London


"The twenties-style speakeasy is drawing Hollywood’s A-list." - Travel + Leisure


"... a nightclub in the round with DJs and dancing complemented by the drama and excitement of the burlesque shows." - examiner.com


"... Master of burlesque." - Courier Post


"... integrates the nightclub experience with a concert and Broadway show elements." - The Wall Street Journal


"... Amazing dancers, classy execution ... lots of taste ... great club!" - The Hollywood Reporter


"... If you’re in the mood for some classic burlesque ... stroll your gams over to Forty Deuce." - Maxim Magazine


"Speakeasy chic ..." - InStyle Magazine


"There is NOTHING like it in LA." - LA.COM


"Like a diamond in the rough ... one stumbles upon a gem in Los Angeles – Ivan Kane’s Forty Deuce." - LA2Day


"... the performances will seduce your fantasy to get lost in the Forty Deuce experience." - LA2Day


"... a sparkling and refreshing Hollywood phenomenon!" - LA2Day


"... scintillating performances enjoyed by both female and male patrons." - LA2Day


"A show that will blow you away. The musicianship is phenomenal. This blonde goddess brought the house down. This is the ultimate Las Vegas burlesque show!" - LAsThePlace.com


"... no detail has been overlooked in crafting the perfect ambience." - M Lifestyle Magazine


"The vibe is audacious, seductive and thrilling." - M LifeStyle


"... they can dance circles around Madonna." (referring to Ivan Kane’s Royal Jelly dancers) - Daily Variety


"You could see more skin, but you couldn’t have more fun." - Daily Variety


"... a postmodern speakeasy hopping with frantic energy ..." - The Las Vegas CityLife


"Kane’s club remains the crown jewel here (Las Vegas)." - The Las Vegas CityLife


"... (Forty Deuce) makes night clubbers feel their sexy best." - Las Vegas Travel Guide


"... a sexual energy you won’t find anywhere else." - Poker Life Magazine


"Kane has established some of the country’s trendiest clubs; built around spectacle and unmatched ambience." - Poker Life Magazine


"Kane’s name has become a rubber stamp of approval for the (nightlife) industry." - Poker Life Magazine


"These women are HOT." - Las Vegas Magazine


"... vintage naughtiness and the pulsating rhythms of modern music are blended into a seamless scenario of nightly seduction." - Vegas Essential Magazine


"This venue is one of the most unique and engaging in town. Service impeccable; performers put on the best burlesque show in Vegas!" - Vegas Essential Magazine


"Unlike any other cocktail saloon in town, dropping by Forty Deuce is a must to complete any Sin City weekend." - Las Vegas Magazine


"I enjoy going with my wife to Ivan Kane’s Forty Deuce ... it’s sexy and provocative." - E.T co-anchor Mark Steines to Las Vegas Magazine


"Club impresario, Ivan Kane ... is out to reclaim the top spot with his new revue, Royal Jelly!" - Angeleno Magazine