Fans wearing pink VIP lanyards are led out of the doors to the Colosseum at Caesars Palace, into the hot early evening. They walk toward the ride-hailing and tour bus boarding area.
This is when you know something’s odd.
Usher’s show is inside, of course. These ticket holders are not boarding a bus. But rare is the show when a Strip headliner directs fans to actually leave the building, before the performance.
The dozens of fans finally head through heavy, unmarked metal doors, the…