Based on the hit DreamWorks film and the incredible true story that inspired it, CATCH ME IF YOU CAN is the high-flying, splashy new Broadway musical that tells the story of Frank W. Abagnale, Jr., a teenager who runs away from home in search of the glamorous life. With nothing more than his boyish charm, a big imagination and millions of dollars in forged checks, Frank successfully poses as a pilot, a doctor and a lawyer — living the high life and winning the girl of his dreams. But when Frank’s lies catch the attention of FBI agent Carl Hanratty, Carl chases Frank to the end…and finds something he never expected.
June 18-23, 2013
June 30, 2013, 1:00pm
“Ribbon of Life” is one of the largest HIV/AIDS fundraisers in the state of Nevada and is Golden Rainbow’s main source of revenue. The fundraising spectacular is unlike any other production in the city and features some of the best performers from the Las Vegas Strip in original acts. Showcasing new numbers and talent, each year’s audience is always surprised, thrilled and inspired by performances that are exclusive to the event.
July 4, 2013, 4p.m.- 10p.m.
The Las Vegas Philharmonic proudly presents a new Fourth of July celebration at The Smith Center on Independence Day, Thursday, July 4th, 2013
July 5, 2013, 7:30pm
Jethro Tull’s Ian Anderson will be performing both his composition THICK AS A BRICK in its entirety for the first time since 1972, and his new album, THICK AS A BRICK 2 for a world tour, which began April, 2012, in the UK.
July 6, 2013, 7:30p.m.
The show is often described as a “rock and comedy multi-media extravaganza, featuring his band of 3 decades.”
Few would have guessed that “Weird Al” Yankovic, who as a shy, accordion-playing teenager got his start sending in homemade tapes to the Dr. Demento Radio Show, would go on to become the biggest-selling comedy recording artist in history with over 12 million album sales. His most recent album Alpocalypse was released on June 21, 2011, charting at #9 Billboard – the highest debut of his storied career.
August 7-11, 2013
Cameron Mackintosh presents a brand new 25th anniversary production of Boublil & Schönberg’s legendary musical, LES MISÉRABLES, with glorious new staging and dazzlingly reimagined scenery inspired by the paintings of Victor Hugo. This new production has been acclaimed by critics, fans and new audiences and is breaking box office records wherever it goes. The New York Times calls this LES MISÉRABLES “an unquestionably spectacular production from start to finish.” The London Times hails the new show “a five star hit, astonishingly powerful.”
August 13, 2013, 7:30p.m.
If ever the words “living legend” were more than just public relations bluster, the application would be to Willie Nelson. Country music star, activist, songwriter American music legend, and ten-time Grammy-winner Willie Nelson is one of the world’s most famous troubadours and a unique interpreter of the Great American Songbook.
August 14, 2013, 7:30pm
Considering how unmistakably Chris Isaak’s music has been inspired by that of the greats out of Sun Records, it is no surprise that his 2013 tour, stopping in Las Vegas, will be filled with an intimate mix of his classic hits, classic originals, and classic covers from Elvis to Johnny Cash to Jerry Lee from his latest album “Beyond the Sun.”
August 16, 2013, 7:30p.m.
A singer, composer and actor, Lyle Lovett has broadened the definition of American music in a career that spans 14 albums. Coupled with his gift for storytelling, the Texas-based musician fuses elements of country, swing, jazz, folk, gospel and blues in a convention-defying manner that breaks down barriers.
August 22, 2013, 7:30p.m.
For more than 50 years, Guy has been an invaluable American treasure, linking a proud but often underappreciated American musical past with a new generation of master musicians destined to keep the blues alive. The 5-time Grammy Award Winner, Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and 2012 Kennedy Honor Recipient belongs to an era that pioneered the blues.