Things to do in Henderson/Anthem Jan. 21-27, 2014

In Your Neighborhood

  • The M Resort, 12300 Las Vegas Blvd. South, plans a comedy night at 9 p.m. Fridays in January. Admission is free with a two-drink minimum. Acts are slated to include Lenny Windsor, Donnie Johnson, Jason Harris and Phil the Filipino on Jan. 24; and Geechy Guy, Mike Simpson, Nick Guerra and Phil the Filipino on Jan. 31. Visit
  • The Galleria at Sunset mall, 1300 W. Sunset Road, is scheduled to feature art from Brown Middle School students through Jan. 25. Works are expected to be displayed at the Children’s Art Gallery next to Kohl’s on the second floor. An event to honor the student artists is scheduled at 3 p.m. Jan. 25. Visit
  • The TCB Jazz Trio is scheduled to perform from 5 to 8 p.m. Feb. 23 at E-String Bar and Grill, 2031 W. Sunset Road. Tickets are $10, and registration is required. Call 702-453-8451.
  • Comedian Jay Mohr is slated to perform at 7:30 p.m. Jan 24-26 at the South Point, 9777 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Tickets start at $35. Visit
  • Nashville Unplugged is slated to feature guest songwriter Earl Bud Lee at 8 p.m. Jan. 24 at Sunset Station, 1301 W. Sunset Road. Admission is $5. Visit

Worth a Drive

  • A free Southern Nevada Chapter of the American Guild of Organists concert featuring Jonathan Dimmock is scheduled at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 24 at the Dr. Arturo Rando-Grillot Recital Hall at UNLV, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway. Visit or call 702-895-2787.
  • The Stratosphere, 2000 Las Vegas Blvd. South, plans to offer free passes to its indoor and outdoor observation decks every Friday, Saturday and Sunday in January to residents with a valid Nevada ID. Admission for children accompanied by an adult is also free. Passes are to be issued at the Stratosphere ticketing booth near Roxy’s Diner. The tower is open from 10 a.m. to 1 a.m. Sunday to Thursday and 10 a.m. to 2 a.m. Friday and Saturday. Call 702-380-7777.
  • Faith Lutheran Theatre Company’s International Thespian Society plans to perform “The Drowsy Chaperone” through Jan. 26 at the Performing Arts Center at Faith Lutheran Middle School and High School, 2015 S. Hualapai Way. Performances are slated for 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, with a 4 p.m. matinee on Sunday. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at
  • The 2014 Las Vegas Jewish Film Festival is planned at the Adelson Educational Campus, 9700 Hillpointe Road, through Jan. 26. Tickets are $10 to $50. Call 702-239-2277.
  • A Scottish ceilidh is scheduled from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Jan. 25 at the Clark County Library, 1401 E. Flamingo Road. The event is set to feature the Las Vegas Highland Dance Association and Desert Skye Pipes & Drums. Visit or call 702-507-3400.
  • The Thin Mint Sprint 5K and the 1 Mile Shortbread Shuffle are scheduled at 8 a.m. Jan. 25 at Town Square Las Vegas, 6605 Las Vegas Blvd. South. The event is set to benefit the Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada. Registration is $25 before Jan. 24 for the Thin Mint Sprint 5K and $15 for the 1 Mile Shortbread Shuffle. The event is set to be followed by the Cookie KickOff carnival at 9:30 a.m. Admission to the carnival is free and open to the public. Visit
  • The Winchester Cultural Center Gallery, 3130 McLeod Drive, plans a reception for artist Bobbie Ann Howell from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Jan. 24. The photographic collages and cut paper works exhibit is scheduled through March 24.
  • The Las Vegas Little Theatre is set to show “Barefoot in the Park” through Jan. 26 on the Mainstage, 3920 Schiff Drive. Performances are scheduled for 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $24 for adults and $21 for students and seniors. Visit or call the box office at 702-362-7996.
  • “Leonardo da Vinci: Machines in Motion,” a hands-on exhibition of 40 machines built based on drawings by Leonardo da Vinci, is set to be on display Jan. 26 through May 4 at the Origen Museum at the Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd. The exhibition is included with admission to the preserve. Visit or call 702-822-7700.
  • Congregation P’nai Tikvah plans to host “Grandma Sadie Is Getting Married … Again?”, an interactive dinner theater, at 5 p.m. Jan. 26 at the Adelson Educational Campus, 9700 Hillpointe Road. Tickets are $75 and $100. Visit, email or call 702-436-4900.
  • “Harriet’s Return,” an interactive student performance based on the life of Harriet Tubman, is scheduled from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Jan. 24 at the West Las Vegas Library, 951 W. Lake Mead Blvd. Visit or call 702-507-3980.
  • Ni Hao New Year, a celebration of Chinese New Year for children 11 or younger, is scheduled from 11 a.m. to noon Jan. 25 at the Clark County Library, 1401 E. Flamingo Road. Visit or call 702-507-3400.
  • “Flashdance — The Musical” is scheduled at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 28-31 and at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Feb. 1 and 2 and at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, 361 Symphony Park Ave. Tickets are $34 to $37. Visit or call 702-749-2012.
  • USA Sevens Rugby is scheduled from Jan. 24-26 at Sam Boyd Stadium, 7000 E Russell Road. Fans will have the opportunity to see 16 of the top international Sevens Rugby teams play 45 matches over three days as teams attempt to gain points in the 2013-14 HSBC Sevens World Series standings. Tickets can be purchased at
  • British blues artists Kim Simmonds and Savoy Brown, featuring special guest Ward’s Envy, are scheduled to perform at 7 p.m. Jan. 23 at the Railhead at Boulder Station, 4111 Boulder Highway. Admission is $5 at the door. Visit
  • Tommy Emmanuel, featuring special guest Martin Taylor, is scheduled to perform at 8 p.m. Jan. 24 at the Railhead at Boulder Station, 4111 Boulder Highway. Tickets range between $25 and $50. Visit
  • Country music legend Moe Bandy is scheduled to perform at 8 p.m. Feb. 28 at the Railhead at Boulder Station, 4111 Boulder Highway. Tickets cost between $15 and $30 and can be purchased through

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