A vibrant concert that demonstrates that love means the same in any language featuring music from Ricardo Castro’s 1900 Mexican opera, Atzimba, and Joaquín Rodrigo’s Concierto de Aranjuez featuring sensational classical guitarist Pablo Sáinz Villegas. The second half is dedicated to Rimsky-Korsakov’sScheherazade.
Saturday, April 26, 2014, 7:30p.m.
Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 6:30p.m.
Enjoy an evening of great music from the best of Southern Nevada’s young musicians! Student musicians, ages 8‐18 perform in the last of a series of family concerts for the season. Some music selections include: Highlights from Porgy & Bess, American Landscape by Newbold, Holst’s “Brook Green Suite” a Sammartini symphony, and Heikki Suolahti’s “Sinfonia Piccola”. Also featured is a Youth Philharmonic Soloist, (Catherine Patton, Violin) Performing “Introduction & Rondo Capriccioso” by Saint-Saens.
Thursday, May 1, 2014, 7:30p.m.
One of the most beloved and celebrated musical ambassadors of our time, soprano Renée Fleming is known for her sumptuous voice, consummate artistry, and compelling stage presence. She has performed across the world, from the Beijing Olympics to Buckingham Palace to the Obama Inaugural Celebration. For her first-ever public performance in Las Vegas, she will sing beloved songs and arias ranging from grand opera favorites to Broadway and The Great American Songbook.
Sunday, May 4, 2014, 7:30p.m.
The popular vocal quartet (formerly Jersey Boys) will be back in town for a one night performance of classics from the ‘50s, ‘60s and ‘70s.Their opening act, Gentleman’s Rule, is the next generation of a capella entertainment.
Friday, May 9, 2014, 7:30p.m., Saturday, May 10, 2014, 7:30p.m.
Nevada Ballet Theatre’s season culminates with Coppélia. Perfect for the whole family, this charming story of a young couple in love, a toymaker, and his doll that comes to life finds new fans in every generation. Choreographed by James Canfield and set to the exuberant score of Léo Delibes, a wild mix of abracadabra and comic chaos is unleashed in this classical ballet.
Sunday, May 11, 2014, 3:00p.m.
Don’t miss this warm and uniquely affecting experience filled with comical insights and wildly, witty observations about the human condition. Get together with Lily Tomlin for an unforgettable night of fun and sidesplitting laughter. “Tomlin is amazing” (The NY Times) and “as always a revelation” (The New Yorker)
Monday, May 12, 2014, 7:00p.m.
Join us for a celebration of local high school musical theater on the main stage of Reynolds Hall. The Smith Center will present the Nevada High School Musical Theater Awards recognizing nominees for Best Lead Actor and Actress from this year’s local high school musical theater productions.
Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 7:30p.m.
The classic coming of age story brought to life in the original one man show. Written and performed by Chazz Palminteri. A Bronx Tale tells the story of Calogero Anello, a young boy from a working class family who gets involved in the world of organized crime.
Saturday, May 17, 2014, 7:30p.m.
The Las Vegas Philharmonic says au revoir to its 2013-14 season with a musical romp around Paris. Sarah Hicks, Principal Conductor, Pops & Presentations of the Minnesota Orchestra, will lead French favorites such as Debussy’s Claire de lune, Bizet’s Farandole from L’Arlesienne, Jacques Brel’s Ne me quitte pas as well as Colombo’s accordion-laced Indifference and Passion.
May 20-25, 2014
Winner of eight 2012 Tony Awards® including BEST MUSICAL, ONCE is a truly original Broadway experience. Featuring an impressive ensemble of actor/musicians who play their own instruments onstage, ONCE tells the enchanting tale of a Dublin street musician who’s about to give up on his dream when a beautiful young woman takes a sudden interest in his haunting love songs. It’s an unforgettable story about going for your dreams… not living in fear… and the power of music to connect all of us.