Producer of Entertainment. Creator of Excitement.
The Farrington Brand
Master of “You CAN do that!”, producer of entertainment, and creator of excitement. Blair Farrington has dedicated his life to creating theatrical wonderment for audiences from Las Vegas to New York to Tokyo. His ability to overcome daunting challenges in his personal and professional life - from beating Cancer to inspiring the Las Vegas entertainment industry in recovering from catastrophic events - serves as a daily reminder that anything is possible. Through it all, Blair is best known for his creative vision, graceful leadership, and being kind in an unkind world.
Owner of Farrington Entertainment & Productions, BAZ Theatrical LLC & Imagination Costume, Blair Farrington has a career that spans over 40 years in the entertainment business. Blair’s body of work as creative producer, director, designer and entertainment services provider includes creation and management of the $25,000,000 casino entertainment attraction at the Rio-All Suites “Masquerade Show in the Sky”, winner Themed Entertainment Association’s “Best Live Show Attraction”; The award- winning “Venetian Gondola Entertainment Attraction” Venetian Las Vegas ; Conceptual design of the multi-use state-of-the-art Copacabana Entertainment Complex housing Club Rio & producer-director of the award winning Copacabana Dinner Show; Design Consultant for the multi-use convention and concert venue at the Borgata Hotel and Casino AC; Design Consultant Lava Dance Club at Turning Stone Resort New York; Original entertainment branding attractions including development of Caesar and Cleopatra icons for Caesars Palace and Caesars AC and creator of the VIP-High-Roller “Toga Extravaganzas”, “Fat Tuesday Celebration”- parade and shows Harrah’s Casino New Orleans, as well as original theatrical productions for theatre properties in NY, Tokyo, Singapore, & Mexico.
Press Event Producer responsible for creative design/branding & direction for Celebrity Residency - Britney Spears “Piece of Me” Planet Hollywood 2013 and new residency ‘”Domination” Park MGM 2019; PRSA Pinnacle award for Gwen Stefani “Just A Girl” Planet Hollywood 2018, Mariah Carey – “# 1 to Infinity” Caesars Coliseum 2015.
Corporate event shows: Producer/Director- Caesars 50th Birthday Celebration starring Tony Bennet, J-Lo, Donny & Marie & Wayne Newton; Walmart Annual Shareholders meetings, State Farm, IBM, Microsoft, Wynn Las Vegas NYE, Hard Rock Las Vegas Super Bowl and Hollywood Fl. NYE, Trump Taj Mahal Grand Opening, M Resort Grand Opening, Venetian Las Vegas Grand Opening.
Television credits include producing/directing branded commercial productions for The Merv Griffin Show - Hollywood; Directing HBO’s “Comic Relief” - Katrina Relief; The Seoul ’88 Olympics television special starring Bob Hope and Brooke Shields; Producer multiple-award winning commercial branding campaigns for the Rio ALL-Suites Hotel, Caesars Entertainment, Harrah’s Las Vegas and the Aladdin Las Vegas. Additional award-winning television commercials; David Cassidy & Sheena Easton, Carnival World Buffet, The Copacabana Dinner Show, & the Scintas. The Latin Grammy’s.
Blair’s Imagination Costume design/fabrication of costumes and production for Disney’s “California Adventure” Theme Park Parade, Bette Midler’s “The Showgirl Must Go On”, Cher at the Coliseum - Caesars Palace, Donny & Marie-Flamingo LV, Broadway’s “Drowsy Chaperone”, Broadway’s “Swing” The Musical, “Phantom” The Las Vegas Spectacular.
Theatrically, Mr. Farrington is the Producer & GM at “BAZ” Star-Crossed-Love at the Palazzo Theatre with his company BAZ Theatrical. Currently Co-Producer on Marilyn! The New Musical, He also booked Broadways “Footloose” , “De La Guarda” and “Tap Dogs” for Las Vegas engagements.
Circus of the Stars
Cirque du Soleil
Donny and Marie Osmond
Hard Rock Hotel
Merv Griffin Enterprises
New Fujita Hotel, Japan
Seneca Niagara Casino
Turning Stone Resort
Twentieth Century Fox
U.S. Ski Team
World Market Center
Winner THEA Award for Outstanding Achievement - Live Shows
Winner LA La Award for Special Events Entertainment Production (ISES)
Westie Award for Best Entertainment Production (ISES)
Westie Award for Best Entertainment Over $100,000 (ISES)
Recipient of Best Amusement Attraction, The Best of Las Vegas (Las Vegas Review Journal)
Winner of Three Addy Awards
Winner of Three Electronic Media Awards(WIC)
“Wow. What more can a person say. Sex, Love, and Rock and Roll, [it] was everything I had envisioned and more. Your love of your work and knowledge of your craft shows through in every aspect. You once again have proven to me that you are the best.”
CEO Harrah’s Entertainment
Merv Griffin Entertainment
“Congratulations Blair on another spectacular production! Thank you for all the hard work and creativity you put into every show. You are the Best!”
“There are many people with good ideas, but you are one of the few that turn creative vision into reality. You always deliver!”
Anthony Marnell II
Marnell Corrao Associates
“Thank you for maintaining such high standards. Your professionalism and talent are duly noted!”