Dr. Michael Green's Suggested Events!
December 2013 Event Schedule
The National Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement (Mob Museum)
Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort State Park
Las Vegas Springs Preserve
Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas (located at the Springs Preserve)
Clark County Museum
Clark County Wetlands Park
Hoover Dam Museum/Boulder Dam Hotel
Hoover Dam Tour
Bonnie Springs Old Nevada
Old Spanish Trail Park
Floyd Lamb Park at Tule Springs
Marjorie Barrick Museum of Natural History, UNLV
The Mob Attraction (Tropicana Hotel)
Atomic Testing Museum (near UNLV)
Howard W. Cannon Aviation Museum, McCarran International Airport
Neon Museum, Las Vegas
Morelli House/Las Vegas Junior League
Red Rock Canyon Natural Conservation Area
Las Vegas Museum of Natural History
Nevada State Railway Museum (weekends in Boulder City)
Valley of Fire State Park
Spring Mountain Ranch Visitors Center
Lied Discovery Children’s Museum
Nevada Test Site Tour
Searchlight Historic Museum, Searchlight Community Center
Lost City Museum, Overton
Virgin Valley Heritage Museum, Mesquite
Pahrump Valley Museum, Pahrump
Goldwell Open Air Museum
Beatty Museum and Historical Society, Beatty
Lincoln County Courthouse, Pioche
Lincoln County Historical Museum, Pioche
Caliente Railroad Depot, Caliente
“Bodies” at The Luxor
“Titanic” at The Luxor
“Warhol Out West,” Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art
Through December 1—“Jane Asari: Journey of the Heart,” Spring Valley Library Art Gallery
Through December 3—“Moods in Color by Rita Steffen,” Windmill Library Art Gallery
Through December 3—“Experience Nano: Imagine and Discover a World You Can’t See,” Discovery Children’s Museum, http://www.discoverykidslv.org/exhibits/traveling-featured-exhibit/
Through December 4—“Robert Beckmann-Car Wash,” Downtown Contemporary Gallery, http://downtown-contemporary.com/
Through December 6—“Cathryn Sugg,” CSN Fine Arts Gallery, Cheyenne
Through December 7—“Matthew Schlagbaum,” Las Vegas Contemporary Arts Center, www.lasvegascac.org
Through December 8—“Annual Woodturners Association Exhibition,” Summerlin Library Art Gallery
Through December 10—“Sonya Young: Glimps,” Centennial Hills Library Art Gallery
Through December 13—“Seeing Voices: Contemporary Drawing,” Donna Beam Fine Arts Gallery, Alta Ham Fine Arts, UNLV
Through December 16—Pinnacle Gallery Children’s Art Exhibit, The Pinnacle Building, South Water Street, Henderson
Through December 17—“Shari Bray: Primitive Contemporary,” Enterprise Library Art Gallery
Through December 20—“Passage to the Future: Art from a New Generation in Japan,” UNLV, Marjorie Barrick Museum/Harry Reid Center, Main Gallery
Through December 20—“Impressions at Siena,” St. Rose Dominican Hospital-Siena Campus, Third Floor Lobby
Through December 20—“Dorothy Slikker,” Pahrump Library Art Gallery
Through December 20—“Wally’s World: The Loneliest Art Collection in Nevada,” Beatty Museum and Historical Society, Beatty
Through December 23—“Family Flowers: Traditional Embroidery from Southern Mexico,” Nevada State Museum
Through December 23—“Anthony Bondi: Neon Metropolis,” Sin City Gallery, http://www.sincitygallery.com/Current_Exhibition.html
Through December 27—“Eye of the Beholder II,” Pahrump Courthouse Gallery
Through December 28—“Linda Alterwitz and Ruth Thomas, Inside Out: From Vegas to Wales,” Charleston Heights Arts Center Gallery
Through December 28—“Desert Companion Photography Exhibit,” Green Valley Library Conference Room (207-4261 to verify room’s availability)
Through December 28—“Lucky 13,” Mesquite Fine Arts Center Gallery, http://www.mesquitefineartscenter.com/gallery-events#!__exhibitions
Through January 2—“Public Employee Art Exhibit,” Las Vegas City Hall Chamber Gallery
Through January 5—“Lamar Marchese: Pow Wow Portraits,” Clark County Library Art Gallery
Through January 9—“Julian P. Eusebio: Life in the Philippines,” Mesquite Library Art Gallery
Through January 10—“Sean Russell: Unanimous Decision,” Winchester Cultural Center Gallery
Through January 12—“Echoes of War: The Mind of Christian Gabriel,” West Las Vegas Art Gallery
Through January 14—“Nevada Watercolor Society Fall Membership Show,” Sahara West Library Art Gallery
Through January 15—“Illustrations by Herb Russel,” Laughlin Library Art Gallery
Through January 21—“José Bellver: Canon 21,” Sahara West Library Art Gallery
Through January 21—“Leonard G. Iannacone: Historic Rhode Island,” Rainbow Library Art Gallery
Through February 2—“Amy Kline: Pottery West Studio Show,” West Charleston Library Art Gallery
Through February 13—“Jeff Fulmer: Posts,” Las Vegas City Hall Grand Gallery
Through February 18—“Karen Wheeler and Friends,” Whitney Library Art Gallery
December 1—American Guild of Organists Advent-Christmas Recital, Christ Church Episcopal, 4 p.m.
December 1—“Evita,” The Smith Center, Reynolds Hall, http://www.thesmithcenter.com/events/evita/
December 1—“Sister’s Christmas Catechism: The Mystery of the Magi’s Gold,” The Smith Center, Cabaret Jazz, http://www.thesmithcenter.com/events/sisters-christmas-catechism/
December 1-31—“Joy Contest,” City of the World Art Gallery, http://cityoftheworld.org/upcoming-shows-events/
December 2—“Climate Change Perception and Policy Support in Rural Nevada,” UNLV, Carlson Education Building, Room 218, 11:30 a.m.
December 2—“The European Union—A Personal Experience,” UNLV, Student Union, Room 205, 2 p.m.
December 2—“Butoh, Synergic Global Art,” UNLV, Baepler Xeric Garden, 5 p.m.
December 2—“MFA Talks,” UNLV, Barrick Museum/Harry Reid Center Auditorium, 7 p.m.
December 2—Desert Chorale’s 28th Annual Christmas Celebration Concert, UNLV, Artemus W. Ham Concert Hall, 7:30 p.m.
December 2—Guitar Ensemble Concert, UNLV, Beam Music Center, Room 159, 7:30 p.m.
December 2—“The Art of the Aria,” UNLV, Beam Music Center, Rando Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m.
December 3—Mesquite Fine Arts Center Gallery Brown Bag Lecture, Noon, http://www.mesquitefineartscenter.com/gallery-events#!__gallery-events/brown-bag
December 3—“Faculty Recital: McKay, Bernatis, Hoft,” UNLV, Beam Music Center, Rando Recital Hall, 4:30 p.m.
December 3—New Horizons Band & Brass Ensemble Concert, UNLV, Beam Music Center, Rando Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m.
December 3—“A Mari-Achi Christmas: Mariachi Sol de Mexico de José Hernandez,” The Smith Center, Reynolds Hall, 7:30 p.m., http://www.thesmithcenter.com/events/a-mari-achi-christmas-mariachi-sol-de-mexico/
December 3-February 11—“Orlando Montenegro-Cruz: Freefall,” Spring Valley Library Art Gallery
December 4—Morelli Quintet Recital, UNLV, Beam Music Center, Room 160, 5 p.m.
December 5—“Convocation,” UNLV, Beam Music Center, Rando Recital Hall, 2:30 p.m.
December 5—“UNLV Opera Theater: Eat, Pray, Love: Scenes from Romeo and Juliet, Hänsel und Gretel,” UNLV, Beam Music Center, Rando Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m., $10/$8
December 5—“Everything You Need to Know About the Social Security Benefits Formula, But Don’t Even Know to Ask,” Barrick Museum Auditorium/Harry Reid Center, 7:30 p.m.
December 5-7—Signature Productions Christmas Show 2013, Summerlin Library Theatre, 702-878-7529
December 5-8—“Steve Solomon’s My Mother’s Italian, My Father’s Jewish & I’m Home for the Holidays … The Therapy Continues,” The Smith Center, Troesh Studio Theater, http://www.thesmithcenter.com/events/steve-solomons-my-mothers-italian-my-fathers-jewish-im-home-for-the-holidays-the-therapy-continues/
December 5-21—“The Chalk Boy,” Cockroach Theatre, http://flavors.me/cockroachtheatre#748/custom_plain
December 5-February 9—“Steven Dansky: 18b Aerosol Paintings of Las Vegas,” Windmill Library Art Gallery
December 6—“Convocation,” UNLV, Beam Music Center, Rando Recital Hall, 2:30 p.m.
December 6—First Friday, downtown Las Vegas, 5-11 p.m.
December 6—Guitar Society of Las Vegas Annual Holiday Concert, West Charleston Library, Lecture Hall, 7 p.m.
December 6—Faculty Recital: Daniel Gaisford & Andrew Smith, UNLV, Beam Music Center, Rando Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m.
December 6 (7 p.m.)-7 (2 p.m.)—Fall Dance Concert, CSN Cheyenne, Horn Theatre, $10 Adults, $8 Students/Seniors
December 6-15—“Scrooge, The Musical,” Charleston Heights Arts Center/Rainbow Company, http://www.artslasvegas.org/listings/248.htm
December 6-22—“Hunter Gatherers,” Las Vegas Little Theatre, Black Box, http://www.lvlt.org/BlackBox201314.html
December 6-22—“The Chalk Boy,” Cockroach Theatre,
December 7—“Kaulana Na Pua,” Winchester Community Center, 1 p.m., $10 in advance, $12 on concert day
December 7—“Amira’s Winter Frolic: The Culture of Bellydancing,” Sahara West Library, Multipurpose Room, 1 p.m.
December 7—Las Vegas Philharmonic, Pops II, “We Love the Holidays!” The Smith Center, Reynolds Hall, 2 and 7:30 p.m.
December 7—“Opera Concert,” Clark County Library Main Theater, 7 p.m., 702-449-7022
December 7-24—“Benjamin Schmitt,” Trifecta Gallery, http://www.trifectagallery.com/
December 7-January 25—“Reflections of the Ebony Guys, Dolls & Techs,” West Las Vegas Arts Center Community Gallery
December 8—CSN Jazz Combos and Jazz Singers, CSN Cheyenne, BackStage Theatre, 2 p.m., $8 Adults, $5 Students/Seniors
December 8—“Christmas with the Las Vegas Brass Band,” Clark County Library, Main Theater, 2 p.m.
December 8—“Heart & Music,” Onyx Theatre, 2 p.m., $15, http://www.onyxtheatre.com/
December 8—Master’s Recital-Zhu Sun, piano, UNLV, Beam Music Center, Rando Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m.
December 9—CSN Orchestra, CSN Cheyenne, Horn Theatre, 7:30 p.m., $8 Adults, $5 Students/Seniors
December 9-13—“REpresentations, Reclaimed Mixed Media Landscapes,” UNLV, Archie C. Grant Hall, Room 123
December 10—Barbershop Harmony Christmas Show, Summerlin Library Theatre, 7 p.m.
December 10—CSN Concert Band and Mariachi Band, CSN Cheyenne, Horn Theatre, 7:30 p.m., $8 Adults, $5 Students/Seniors
December 10—Nextet Concert, UNLV, Beam Music Center, Rando Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m.
December 10-February 23—“Harold Bradford & Aldolfo Gonzalez: Cross Sections,” Summerlin Library Art Gallery
December 11—“Encore Show Choir,” Winchester Community Center, 6 p.m., $7
December 11—Jazz Combos and Vocalists, Clark County Library Theater, 7 p.m.
December 11—CSN Big Band and Steel Drum Band, CSN Cheyenne, Horn Theatre, 7:30 p.m., $8 Adults, $5 Students/Seniors
December 12—Henderson Symphony Orchestra WinterFest 2013 “Sounds of the Season,” Henderson Convention Center, 7 p.m.
December 12—Celebrity City Chorus Holiday Concert, Clark County Library, Main Theater, 7 p.m., $12-15, 480-9183
December 12—Winter Choral Concert, CSN Cheyenne, Horn Theatre, 7:30 p.m., $8 Adults, $5 Students/Seniors
December 12—“DMA Chamber Recital-Jonathan Baltera, Baritone,” UNLV, Beam Music Center, Rando Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m.
December 12-21—“The Void, the Grid, and the Sign,” Las Vegas Academy, Lowden Theater for the Performing Arts, http://lvacademytheatre.org/?page_id=2618
December 12-February 4—“Rita Steffen: Moods in Color,” Centennial Hills Library Art Gallery
December 13—Faculty Recital: Tiana Heppner-Harjo, viola, UNLV, Beam Music Center, Rando Recital Hall, 5:30 p.m.
December 13-14—“Tom Dreesen: An Evening of Laughter and Stories of Sinatra,” The Smith Center, Cabaret Jazz, 7 p.m. http://www.thesmithcenter.com/events/tom-dreesen/
December 13-15—“The Best Christmas Pageant Ever,” Las Vegas Little Theatre, Mainstage, www.lvlt.org
December 13-January 6—“Annual Student Show,” CSN Fine Arts Gallery, Cheyenne
December 13-January 6—“Art 298 Portfolio-Student Show,” CSN Artspace, Cheyenne