They delivered the papers, until they made the headlines…Direct from Broadway comes Newsies, the smash-hit, crowd-pleasing new musical from Disney. Winner of the 2012 Tony Awards for Best Score and Best Choreography, Newsies has audiences and critics alike calling it “A musical worth singing about!” (The New York Times). Filled with one heart-pounding number after another, it’s a high-energy explosion of song and dance you just don’t want to miss.
Friday, March 20, 2015, 7:00p.m., Saturday,March 21, 2015, 7:00p.m.
In his young career, ukulele wizard Jake Shimabukuro has already redefined a heretofore under-the-radar instrument, been declared a musical “hero” by Rolling Stone, wowed audiences on TV, earned comparisons to Jimi Hendrix and Miles Davis, and even played in front of the Queen of England.
Sunday, March 22, 2015, 2:00p.m.
“Conversations With Norm” is a quarterly presentation hosted by man-about-town columnist Norm Clarke, who has been covering the celebrity scene for the Las Vegas Review-Journal since 1999. Las Vegas power couple, Mayor Carolyn Goodman and former Mayor Oscar Goodman will be the guests for Norm’s March 22nd show.
March 26-March 29, 2015
Ballet is different up close. Only available to Nevada Ballet Theatre season subscribers, this performance brings the audience back to Nevada Ballet Theatre’s Summerlin studios for an inside view of the artistic process. In this intimate setting, choreographers and dancers push their creativity to new heights with a collection of original pieces-presented as an exclusive benefit for our most loyal patrons.
Saturday, March 28, 2015, 7:30p.m.
Classical showpieces famously (and frequently!) quoted in pop-culture are instantly recognizable as Music Director Donato Cabrera delves into this fiery, fast-paced repertoire that promises to deliver a memorable night at the symphony.
Monday, March 30, 2015, 7:30p.m.
Widely regarded as one of the world’s leading orchestras, The London Symphony Orchestra brings together the greatest players from across the globe to amaze and astound audiences. Making a special appearance at The Smith Center, the Orchestra will be conducted by 11-time Grammy® winner Michael Tilson Thomas and will feature Yuja Wang.
Friday, April 3, 2015, 8:30p.m., Saturday, April 4, 2015, 8:30p.m., Sunday, April 5, 2015, 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 spell-binding evening of music that’s both live and alive.
Wednesday, April 15, 2015, 6:00 p.m.
Based on The New York Times best-selling children’s book series by author Annie Barrows and illustrator Sophie Blackall, Ivy + Bean The Musical, is the story of an unexpected friendship between two very different second graders.
Thursday, April 16, 2015, 7:30p.m.
With a wonderful, dry sense of humor (and sometimes with music), Garrison Keillor, the acclaimed host of A Prairie Home Companion, captivates audiences using his unique blend of comedy, class, charisma, and wisdom.