Events

Reno

Performing Arts Series: Lula Washington

When: 11-2-2017
Category: Dance
City: Reno

Lula Washington is the founder and director of Lula Washington Dance Theatre. Founded with her husband, Erwin Washington, in 1980, the dance company aims to provide a creative outlet for minority dance artists in the inner city.

Collateral & Co. Gunpowder & Femme

When:
11-4-2017 to 11-6-2017
Category: Dance
City: Reno

In Collateral&Co.'s first show, broken into two parts, the company explores both the collateral effects of gun violence and what it means to be both feminine and strong in one's resolve.

Reno Wind Symphony: Veteran’s Day Salute

When: 11-5-2017
Category: Music
City: Reno

The Reno Wind Symphony pays special tribute to the veterans of the armed forces through concert band music. Radio personality Ross Mitchell will serve as emcee for the concert.

Nevada Wind Ensemble

When: 11-6-2017
Category: Music
City: Reno

This concert will showcase members of the Nevada Wind Ensemble, vivid contrasting musical works, and featured guest conductor Dr. Rickey Badua, director of bands at Cal-Poly, Pomona.

University Percussion Ensemble and World Percussion Ensemble Fall Concert

When: 11-7-2017
Category: Music
City: Reno

This concert will feature the University of Nevada, Reno’s Percussion Ensemble and World Percussion Ensemble.

AHVCS Forum Lecture: Caitlin Earley, "The Captive and the King: Bodies, Politics, and Power in Ancient Maya Art"

When: 11-8-2017
Category: Arts Learning
City: Reno

Art History and Visual Culture Studies Forum Lecture series presents Caitlin Earley and "The Captive and the King: Bodies, Politics, and Power in Ancient Maya Art." The AHVCS Forum promotes new research in art history and visual culture studies.

Artist Talk: Nicole Pietrantoni

When: 11-9-2017
Category: Arts Learning
City: Reno

Come hear Nicole Pietrantoni discuss her fascinating installations, artists’ books, and works on paper that combine digital and traditional printmaking techniques. Her artistic research and work examines the complex relationship between human beings and nature.

Reno Chamber Orchestra with Michael Sachs (guest conductor and trumpet)

When: 11-11-2017
Category: Music
City: Reno

Michael Sachs, Principal Trumpet of the Cleveland Orchestra for nearly thirty years, guest conducts this second performance of the RCO’s 2017-18 season. The concert begins with a symphony for strings written by Felix Mendelssohn when he was a teenager. Then Mr.

Reno Chamber Orchestra with Michael Sachs (guest conductor and trumpet)

When: 11-12-2017
Category: Music
City: Reno

Michael Sachs, Principal Trumpet of the Cleveland Orchestra for nearly thirty years, guest conducts this second performance of the RCO’s 2017-18 season. The concert begins with a symphony for strings written by Felix Mendelssohn when he was a teenager. Then Mr.

MFA Midway: Mark Combs and Mahedi Anjuman

When:
11-13-2017 to 11-22-2017
Category: Visual Arts
City: Reno

Current second-year Master of Fine Arts in the Visual Arts students' group exhibition of current work demonstrating progress through the program. Featured artists include Mark Combs and Mahedi Anjuman.

Fall Dance Festival

When:
11-16-2017 to 11-18-2017
Category: Dance
City: Reno

The Fall Dance Festival will showcase faculty and selected student choreography with performance by University of Nevada, Reno students.

Nevada Chamber Opera: Scenes Program

When:
11-17-2017 to 11-18-2017
Category: Music
City: Reno

This year's opera scenes program will include opera and musical theater scenes from around the world. Highlights featuring brilliant composers from Mozart to Bernstein will be included. Come out for a musical night of theatrical delights!

University Symphony Fall Concert No. 2

When: 11-21-2017
Category: Music
City: Reno

This is the University Symphony’s second concert for the fall. It promises to be a musical experience for the ages.

Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol

When:
11-24-2017 to 12-17-2017
Category: Theater
City: Reno

Written by: Tom Mula
Directed by: Chad Sweet
Dates:
Evening Showdates: 11/24, 11/25, 11/30 (tt), 12/1, 12/2, 12/7 (tt), 12/8, 12/9, 12/14 (tt), 12/15, 12/16 @ 7:30pm
Matinee Showdates: 11/25 (PWYC), 11/26, 12/3*, 12/10, 12/17 @ 2:00pm

RENT 20th Anniversary Tour

When:
11-24-2017 to 11-26-2017
Category: Theater
City: Reno

In 1996, an original rock musical by a little-known composer opened on Broadway and forever changed the landscape of American theatre. Two decades later, Jonathan Larson’s RENT continues to speak loudly and defiantly to audiences across generations and all over the world.

Annual Student Exhibition

When:
11-27-2017 to 12-7-2017
Category: Visual Arts
City: Reno

End of semester exhibition of student art works. A mega-exhibition that is the highlight of the fall season.

Chamber Singers and Fall Symphony Choir: Messiah

When: 11-28-2017
Category: Music
City: Reno

The concert features performances from the University Chamber Singers, Symphonic Chorus and Concert Chorus, all under the direction of faculty member Paul Torkelson.

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.

Apex Concerts: 40 Years of Kalichstein-Laredo-Robinson Trio

When: 11-30-2017
Category: Music
City: Reno

Apex Concerts continues its seventh season with a visit by one of the most revered chamber ensembles of past four decades: the Kalichstein-Laredo-Robinson Trio.

Composers' Concert

When: 12-3-2017
Category: Music
City: Reno

The Composers’ Concert features new electronic and acoustic music by University of Nevada, Reno student composers.

AHVCS Forum Lecture: Inge Bruggeman, "Active Reading: Experiencing the Book as Action and Activity."

When: 12-6-2017
Category: Arts Learning
City: Reno

Art History and Visual Culture Studies Forum Lecture series presents Inge Bruggeman, "Active Reading: Experiencing the Book as Action and Activity." The AHVCS Forum promotes new research in art history and visual culture studies.

Nevada Wind Ensemble with Gaudete Brass: Celebrating Leonard Bernstein

When: 12-8-2017
Category: Music
City: Reno

The Nevada Wind Ensemble collaborates with the Chicago-based Gaudete Brass Quintet, featuring the music of Leonard Bernstein and more. These talented performers, guest artists, and moving music will be a great end to the semester's performances--you won't want to miss it.

A.V.A. Ballet Theatre and the Reno Philharmonic's The Nutcracker

When:
12-8-2017 to 12-10-2017
Category: Dance
City: Reno

The stage at the Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts will be alive with a sugar plum fairy and dancing mice as A.V.A. Ballet Theatre presents the annual Nutcracker Ballet on December 8, 9, 10, 2017. A.V.A.

RENO

FREE Jingles Family Art Festival

When: 11-18-2017
Category: Festival
City: RENO

Eight creative art stations for kids, face painting, one free book per child, historical tours of The Lake Mansion, photos/visit with Santa, & more!!
FREE (no registration required)

Victorian Holiday Tea, Tour & Social

When: 12-3-2017
Category: Historical
City: RENO

Arts for All Nevada fundraiser! Purchase tickets below.

Corporate, individual, service organization, or foundation sponsorships are available – please e-mail meh@artsforallnevada.org if interested.

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