The Band Director Who Brought Marching Bands to the Movies… And the Theater

Don P. Roberts is probably the only high school band director with top credits on both a blockbuster film and hit stage produ

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Guest Blog: Bringing a New Piece – And Instrument – to Classical Music

By Donato Cabrera, Music Director, Las Vegas Philharmonic As an artist dedicated to making sure that West

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Storm Large Isn’t Afraid to Go There

Wednesday, January 11, 2017. While Storm Large might be best known for her sultry vocals, the internationally hailed vocal

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Community Hero: Drummer Brings Rhythm to the Disabled, Kids & Seniors

Steven Clark has witnessed this among world-renowned musicians and 4-year-olds alike: Hitting a drum can change your life.

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Q&A with Oscar Goodman – How The Smith Center Has Changed Las Vegas

With The Smith Center ringing in its fifth anniversary in 2017, there’s no better time to spotlight the many community lead

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The True Story Behind Finding Neverland

People young and old recognize the tale of Peter Pan, but do they know the story of how this beloved character came to be? Hi

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Ira Glass’ Tips for Masterful Storytelling

Ask Ira Glass how his NPR show “This American Life,” gained millions of followers nationwide, and he isn’t totally sure

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The Smith Center Turns Five

The Smith Center for the Performing Arts exists today because of community members like you – and it has continued to grow

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Motown’s Finishing School

Monday, December 12, 2016. The music of Motown has entertained Americans for generations, but many fans might not know the

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Bringing the Blind to Broadway

Friday, January 6, 2017. Many Smith Center performances find Chanelle Carson tucked in a room at the back of Reynolds Hall

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