Join veteran National Geographic photographer Jodi Cobb on a whirlwind retrospective of a distinguished career that has spanned four decades. Known for breaking through barriers and going undercover to reveal hidden societies, Cobb has captured fascinating glimpses of worlds such as Japan’s secret Geisha culture and the cloistered lives of Saudi Arabian women. Her landmark story “21st Century Slavery” exposed a wide range of human trafficking, generating more reader accolades than any other story up to that point in the Geographic’s history. Travel with this inspiring woman as she chronicles her public—and private—path from young photojournalist to world-renowned photographer....LEARN MORE
Performed in our intimate NBT Summerlin Studios, The Studio Series is a behind-the-scenes look at the making of dance. Seated within mere feet of the performance, the passion and commitment of each artist is on full display, leaving everyone moved by performance’s end. This unique access to NBT is one of the most talked about events of the season....LEARN MORE
Throughout its celebrated 40 years, Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo has entertained audiences worldwide with its playful presentation of classic ballets in parody form. While amazing and delighting ballet connoisseurs with its all-male cast’s spot-on choreography of every role in renowned traditional and modern ballets — including dancing the women’s parts en pointe — they also thrill dance enthusiasts and newcomers alike with their comic and exaggerated depictions of performance foibles and accidents. This wholly one-of-a-kind company seeks to honor dance while bringing smiles to audiences’ faces, including with male cast members decked out in tutus and taking on delicate roles such as swans, sylphs, water sprites, romantic princesses, angst-ridden Victorian ladies and more....LEARN MORE
Building widespread acclaim from recording four albums for the popular television series “Ally McBeal” — plus appearing as a regular on the show — Vonda Shepard has sold over 12 million albums and earned two Golden Globe Awards, two Emmys, two Screen Actors Guild Awards and a Billboard Award for selling the most television soundtracks in history. Touring around the world, Shepard will take the spotlight at Myron’s Cabaret Jazz to perform the many hits from her 14 albums, while backed by a gifted quartet of artists who have played with the music industry’s top stars....LEARN MORE
Thursday, March 26, 2020
Spotlight on Beethoven, Mozart and Friends
Curated by: Stephen Caplan, Principal Oboe
A delightful evening of chamber music featuring works from Bach, Britten, Beethoven, Mozart and more! ...
Celebrated worldwide for recording a torrent of hits as a founding member of Motown supergroup the Supremes, Mary Wilson continues to lead a prominent solo career, packing top venues across the globe. She returns by high demand to The Smith Center, fresh on the heels of releasing her new book chronicling her glittering career, “Supreme Glamour,” which also coincides with the Supremes’ 60th anniversary since the original members began singing together as the Primettes....LEARN MORE
A living jazz legend, 10-time Grammy winner Arturo Sandoval remains among the world’s most celebrated performers on trumpet and flugelhorn, on top of his acclaim as a renowned classical artist, pianist and composer.... LEARN MORE
Explore Kurt Weill’s America through some of his most notorious works.
Donato Cabrera, conductor
Special Guest Artists To Be Announced
Weill Symphonic Nocturne from Lady in the Dark
Weill Symphony No. 2
Weill The Seven Deadly Sins
Weill Mack the Knife...
Michael Grimm returns with Memphis inspired originals and famous tunes by Otis Redding, Aretha Franklin, Al Green and Sam & Dave, just to name a few. Get ready to sing along, toe tap and walk-on into Memphis.... LEARN MORE
Featuring a book by Tina Fey, MEAN GIRLS tells the story of a naïve newbie who falls prey to a trio of lionized frenemies. Entertainment Weekly calls it “A MARVEL: dazzling and hilarious!” and USA Today says, "We'll let you in on a little secret, because we're such good friends: GET YOUR TICKETS NOW!"...LEARN MORE