Oleta Adams has inspired a growing legion of fans in the U.S. and Europe with journeys of the heart via songs that draw deeply from her roots in gospel, while crossing effortlessly into the realms of soul, R&B, urban, and popular music.
Saturday, November 22, 2014, 7:30p.m.
Bulgarian conductor Danail Rachev, Music Director of the Eugene Symphony, leads the Las Vegas Philharmonic’s premiere performance of Brahms’ First Symphony, a work that was to reinforce the public’s high opinion of the composer as successor to Beethoven.
Sunday, November 23, 2014, 7:30p.m.
The celebrated NPR humorist comes to The Smith Center for an evening of cutting wit, social satire, and riveting conversation, including a question and answer session! In celebration of his latest #1 bestselling New York Times release Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls, experience live the hilarious brilliance that created his national bestsellers.
November 25-30, 2014
PIPPIN is back on Broadway for the first time since it thrilled audiences 40 years ago… the show the New York Times declared “ASTONISHING. A PIPPIN FOR THE 21ST CENTURY.” It won the Tony Award® for BEST MUSICAL REVIVAL! With a beloved score by Tony® nominee STEPHEN SCHWARTZ (GODSPELL, WICKED), PIPPIN tells the story of a young prince on a death-defying journey to find meaning in his existence.
Friday, November 28, 2014, 8:00p.m.
Emmy nominated Lon Bronson and his iconic horn infused 14 piece All-Star Band, will perform an evening of all Beatles selections, featuring guest vocalist Brody Dolyniuk.
November 28-December 6, 2014
It’s “CSI: Bethlehem” in this holiday mystery extravaganza, from the author of Late Nite Catechism, as Sister takes on the mystery that has intrigued historians throughout the ages – whatever happened to the Magi’s gold?
Friday, December 5, 2014, 8:30p.m., Saturday, December 6, 2014, 8:30p.m., Sunday, December 7, 2014, 2:00p.m.
The acclaimed singer named Las Vegas Entertainer of the Year three times, Singer of the Year four times and awarded the Sammy Davis Jr. Foundation award, performs a spellbinding evening of holiday music that’s both live and alive.
Saturday, December 6, 2014, 2:00p.m. & 7:30p.m.
The full orchestra will be joined by the men and women of the Las Vegas Master Singers and other special guests to present a seasonal program including classical selections from Tchaikovsky and Vaughan Williams alongside Leroy Anderson favorites.
Sunday, December 7, 2014, 7:30p.m.
From the creator of Symphonic Rockshow comes Brody Dolyniuk’s newest production: Totally 80s Symphonic! Combining 80s pop and new wave hits with the sound of a 21-piece orchestra, the show promises to breathe new life into songs from A-ha, Eurythmics, The Cure, Tears For Fears and more.
Saturday, December 13, 2014, 2:00p.m. & 7:00p.m.
Infinitely versatile songstress Kristen Hertzenberg and critically-acclaimed pianist Philip Fortenberry return to Cabaret Jazz with “Holidays from the Heart.”