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12 June 2005

Stephan Miermont (former champion synchronized swimmer and coach, among other accomplishments) is directing a new Las Vegas show called Azure. The show is in the new saltwater tank at the Silverton Hotel, with live performances every hour in the evening.

1996 US Olympic gold medalist Heather Carrasco is among the cast. Catherine Garceau, 2000 Canadian bronze medalist, also performs in the show, as well as 2000 US Olympic team member, Kristina Lum.

"This completely innovative show is performed entirely underwater inside an 120,000-gallon saltwater aquarium. Our beautiful mermaids and mermen swim among over 4,000 fish and breathtaking coral, while performing innovative choreography..." (Silverton Hotel PR)

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