Events

Las Vegas

Women in Film Screening of "Big"

When: 12-20-2017
Category: Film
City: Las Vegas

After a wish turns 12-year-old Josh Baskin (David Moscow) into a 30-year-old man (Tom Hanks), he heads to New York City and gets a low-level job at MacMillen Toy Company. A chance encounter with the owner (Robert Loggia) of the company leads to a promotion testing new toys.

The Las Vegas Writes Project Reading at The Writer's Block

When: 12-21-2017
Category: Literary
City: Las Vegas

Back to Where You Once Belonged - Las Vegas Writes Reading and Conversation with the authors
Join us for an evening of short readings from Back to Where You Once Belonged: Las Vegas Writers Weigh the Power of the Past, the 2017 volume in the Las Vegas Writes series.

40th Anniversary Concert

When: 1-19-2018
Category: Music
City: Las Vegas

Join Trinkle Brass Works in celebrating 40 years of performances in a memorable concert of brass, organ, and timpani repertoire by Franke, Strauss, Purcell, Bach, Haufrecht, Casals, Gabrieli, Barber and Tomasi.

Company

When:
1-19-2018 to 2-4-2018
Category: Theater
City: Las Vegas

Set firmly in, and often about, New York, Company follows five married, once married, or soon to be married couples and their mutual friend, Robert, a 35 year old bachelor who has been unable to connect in a long-term relationship.

FLY in Concert

When: 1-27-2018
Category: Dance
City: Las Vegas

Known as "The Gentlemen of Hip Hop", FLY is pure fun - youthful energy, risk-taking movement, and clever choreography set to a mix of surprising musical selections.

Time Stands Still

When:
2-2-2018 to 2-18-2018
Category: Theater
City: Las Vegas

Time Stands Still examines the lives of one couple who are journalists and make a living out of documenting the horrors of war. When Sarah and her boyfriend, James, come back from covering the Iraq War, they are physically bruised and emotionally beaten.

NBT presents "Beauty and the Beast"

When:
2-17-2018 to 2-18-2018
Category: Dance
City: Las Vegas

Venture into a colorful world of magic and enchantment with the time honored tale of "Beauty and the Beast". Set to a lyrical score by Tchaikovsky, this NBT Company Premiere is a visually spectacular production celebrating the transformative power of love.

A View from the Bridge

When:
3-9-2018 to 3-25-2018
Category: Theater
City: Las Vegas

A tragedy in the classic form...the central character is a long-shoreman, Eddie Carbone, a Brooklyn laborer, who holds family and honor above all else. He and his wife have raised a niece as their own.

The Whipping Man

When:
3-16-2018 to 4-1-2018
Category: Theater
City: Las Vegas

It is April, 1865. The Civil War is over and throughout the south, slaves are being freed, soldiers are returning home and in Jewish homes, the annual celebration of Passover is being celebrated.

An Act of God

When:
5-4-2018 to 5-20-2018
Category: Theater
City: Las Vegas

The One with the first and last word on everything has finally arrived to set the record straight. After many millennia, and in just 90 minutes, God (assisted by His devoted angels) answers some of the deepest questions that have plagued mankind since Creation.

NBT presents "Ballet & Broadway"

When:
5-5-2018 to 5-6-2018
Category: Dance
City: Las Vegas

"Carousel (A Dance)"
Music by Richard Rodgers
Choreography by Christopher Wheeldon

"Slaughter on Tenth Avenue"
Music by Richard Rodgers
Choreography by George Balanchine

Laughlin

The Art of Mike Schwartz

When:
10-15-2017 to 1-7-2018
Category: Gallery
City: Laughlin

Mike Schwartz paints to amuse the viewer with bright splashes of vivid colors, a sharp contrast to the dark days he spent as a teenager in the Auschwitz concentration camp during the Holocaust.

Minden

Artist Nancy Raven At Copeland Gallery

When:
11-9-2017 to 1-1-2018
Category: Visual Arts
City: Minden

Carson Valley Arts Council (CVAC) presents local artist and photographer Nancy Raven at the Copeland Gallery in Minden from November 9, 2017 through January 1, 2018. The exhibit can be viewed Monday through Saturday10am to 5pm.

Artist Vicki Kingman at Copeland Gallery

When:
1-2-2018 to 3-1-2018
Category: Visual Arts
City: Minden

Carson Valley Arts Council (CVAC) presents Watercolor Artist Vicki Kingman at the Copeland Gallery in Minden from January 2, 2018 through March 1, 2018. The exhibit can be viewed Monday through Saturday10am to 5pm. Reception for artist on January 5, 2018 5 to 7pm.

Diego's Umbrella Comes to Minden

When: 2-9-2018
Category: Music
City: Minden

Diego’s Umbrella is San Francisco’s ambassadors of gypsy rock. The band’s entertainment style combines a mix of Gypsy Rock, strings of flamenco and punk rock energy.

Little Faith in Concert

When: 3-9-2018
Category: Music
City: Minden

Little Faith is a jazz-informed, all-Gospel combo. Little Faith reaches back to American music's bedrock for a genuinely inspirational sound.

The Haunted Windchimes Come to Minden

When: 4-13-2018
Category: Music
City: Minden

The Haunted Windchimes are a traditional folk and blues group that brings songs of a vintage quality that have an amazing blend of harmonies with a wide range of instrumental mastery on fiddle, mandolin, guitar, concertina, ukulele and banjo.

North Las Vegas

Desert Notes

When:
10-10-2017 to 12-30-2017
Category: Visual Arts
City: North Las Vegas

In January of 2015, four artists who met at the University of Iowa while getting their MFA, spent ten days in the desert in residency at the Goldwell Open Air Museum. They returned in February of 2017 where they finished the work they began two years earlier.

Margaret Noble: Resonating Objects

When:
11-10-2017 to 1-20-2018
Category: Visual Arts
City: North Las Vegas

The College of Southern Nevada Department of Fine Arts will host an exhibition of interactive sound and light sculptures by California artist, Margaret Noble.

Marianic Parra: "In Dreamy Solitude"

When:
11-17-2017 to 1-27-2018
Category: Visual Arts
City: North Las Vegas

The College of Southern Nevada Department of Fine Arts will host an exhibition of drawing, painting and mixed media artwork by Béziers, France, artist and author Marianic Parra. Parra’s artwork explores the natural forms as Parra hopes to endear her work with graciousness, generocity and spirit.

Reno

Wild Horses of Washoe Valley

When:
11-1-2017 to 12-31-2017
Category: Gallery
City: Reno

Art Exhibit at South Valleys Library Gallery by local photographer Marylou Schindler

Succulence

When:
11-20-2017 to 12-22-2017
Category: Visual Arts
City: Reno

Succulence features work by local Reno artist Katera Neil. Neil is a mixed media artist whose work focuses on want, temptation, and the inevitability of rot. Her graphic sensibilities create a dialogue between her pieces and the advertising on which she comments.

Buttcracker 8 The Biggest Little Buttcracker

When:
11-24-2017 to 12-23-2017
Category: Theater
City: Reno

Brüka Theatre proudly presents the ridiculous parody: Buttcracker 8 – The BIGGEST little Buttcracker in the world – a histerical, historical time travel adventure.

Joan Arrizabalaga: 4 Easy Pieces

When:
11-30-2017 to 2-23-2018
Category: Visual Arts
City: Reno

University of Nevada, Reno art department alumnus Joan Arrizabalaga will mount a solo exhibition as part of University Galleries' exhibition series that investigates the permanent collection.

"The Eight: Reindeer Monologues"

When:
12-8-2017 to 12-23-2017
Category: Theater
City: Reno

Are you looking for something different for Christmas this year? Tired of Christmas Carol and Gift of the Magi? Well, this is the script for you: eight reindeer dishing about the real Santa. All those rumors you've heard about him and the elves? About Rudolph's little secret?

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