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‘Five Lesbians’ makes quiche a gourmet treat

The Annual Quiche Breakfast of the Susan B. Anthony Society for the Sisters of Gertrude Stein is back in the Fischer Black Box at Las Vegas Little Theatre by popular demand for a limited encore presentation. After winning the Best of the Las Vegas Fringe Festival last month, the hilarious Poor Richard’s Players’ production of “Five Lesbians Eating a Quiche,” written by Evan Linder and Andrew Hobgood (men, it must be duly noted), it’s easy to see why.

Uninspired ‘Cabaret’ misfires in too many critical areas

The Onyx Theatre’s underground atmosphere should provide the perfect setting for a musical about moral decay, but this production of “Cabaret” directed by Brandon Burk for Off-Strip Productions lacks luster. The scenes are disjointed, and the pacing is slow.

Maryland Parkway art project gets federal grant

A future Maryland Parkway facelift received a $50,000 grant Wednesday from the National Endowment for the Arts to bankroll public art. The Maryland Parkway project — which stretches from McCarran International Airport to downtown Las Vegas — is one of 66 projects nationwide receiving “Our Town” grants.

UNLV announces lineups for performing arts series

Branford Marsalis with an orchestra, saxophonist Paul Taylor, the Orquesta Sinfonica del Estado de Mexico, Tango Buenos Aires and the “Jersey Boys” alumni Midtown Men lead the lineup for the 2014-15 season at UNLV’s Performing Arts Center.