Songs, Stories & Surprises weave a tale of courage, intrepidity, & a daring approach to living life. Love, aspirations, fear, loss, magic, possibility, compassion, empathy, will all be explored through music, stories, & a few surprises illustrating the remarkable resilience of the human spirit.
Thursday, April 9, 2015, 6:30p.m.
The Las Vegas Youth Orchestras & Symphonic Band “New Horizons” season finale concert featuring students from across the Las Vegas Valley. Our Concerto Competition winner will perform a solo piece highlighted in the Philharmonic group. All graduating seniors will be recognized for their participation in LVYO.
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.
Saturday, April 18, 2015, 7:30p.m.
Bruce Hornsby’s work displays a creative iconoclasm that’s been a constant in the artist’s two-and-a-half decade recording career. His performance will offer a glimpse of a restless spirit who continues to push forward into exciting new musical terrain.
Saturday, April 25, 2015, 7:30p.m.
Music Director Donato Cabrera completes his first Masterworks Series with a program featuring composers over a one hundred-year span including the stunning keyboard showcase of Rachmaninoff’s 24 variations based on Paganini’s Caprices for violin to be performed by thrilling young pianist Joyce Yang.
April 28-May 3, 2015
Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella is the Tony Award®- winning Broadway musical from the creators of The Sound of Music and South Pacific that’s delighting audiences with its contemporary take on the classic tale.
Saturday, May 9, 2015, 7:30p.m., Sunday, May 10, 2015, 2:00p.m.
One of ballet’s most enduring and celebrated works since its 1841 premiere, it is the story of a young woman whose love survives— beyond death—to save the man who betrayed her. Be transported into a haunting world of secrecy and spirits, and discover why dance is not for the faint of heart.
Monday, May 11, 2015, 7:30p.m.
ThePianoGuys, the remarkable classical/pop crossover music stylists, will treat audiences of all ages for a night of “Wonders,” hits from their fourth studio album, such as “Let It Go” from the movie Frozen, “Kung Fu Piano: Cello Ascends” and “Story of My Life.”
Wednesday, May 13, 2015, 7:30p.m.
Grammy® Award-winning singer-songwriter-guitarist Boz Scaggs has been making musical hits since the ’60s, blending pop, rock and R&B in crowd favorite songs including “Lido Shuffle” and “Lowdown.” During his evening here at The Smith Center, Scaggs will feature tracks from his gorgeous new collaboration album, A Fool to Care, as a part of his impressive live repertoire.