Things To Do in the Summerlin area, March 18-24


IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD

A workshop to create “Divergent” T-shirts is slated for 4:30 p.m. March 18 at the Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave. Teens are invited to declare their faction and create a T-shirt. Bring a plain T-shirt and the library will supply the rest. Signups are required by calling 702-507-3644 or registering at the Children’s Services desk.

The Summerlin Library, 1771 Inner Circle Drive, plans to screen “Planes” at 2 p.m. March 19. Call 702-507-3863.

Elvis Monroe is set to appear March 20 in Rocks Lounge at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Doors are set to open at 8 p.m. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit redrock.sclv.com or call 702-797-7777.

Tibetan Bells and Crystal Bowls is planned for 7 to 8:30 p.m. March 21 at the Willows Community Center, 2775 Desert Marigold Lane. An evening of sound healing and meditation is planned. The cost is $25 for Summerlin residents and $32.50 for nonresidents. Space is limited, and RSVPs are required. Call 702-240-6500.

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Songwriters Hall of Fame inductee Felix Cavaliere is set to perform at 7:30 p.m. March 22-23 at the Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive. Tickets start at $15.95, plus tax and fees. Visit suncoastcasino.com or call 702-636-7075.

Grant Griffin is set to perform at 2 p.m. March 23 at Hatties’ House, 9109 Lazy Hill Circle. Tickets are $15, and a portion will benefit the Gateway Arts Foundation’s scholarship fund for young Las Vegas musicians. Visit gatewayartsfoundation.org or call 702-255-0695.

Desert Productions plans to present the free variety show “Las Vegas Has Talent!” at 2 p.m. Tuesdays at the Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive. Contestants 18 or older must sign up in advance at desertproductionslv.com. Applications will be accepted through April 8. The final showdown is set for May 6, when one grand prize winner will receive a $1,000 cash prize and a chance to make a guest appearance in the Suncoast’s long-running variety show, “Variety at The Suncoast,” which starts at 2 p.m. Thursdays in the Showroom. Visit suncoastcasino.com.
Bonkerz Comedy Club inside the Rampart Casino, 221 N. Rampart Blvd., has acts slated for 7 p.m. Thursdays. Marc Patrick and guest PJ McGuire are slated for March 20. Diaz Mackie and guest Cody Morley are slated for March 27. Helen Hong and guest Chad Shapiro are slated for April 3. Darren Moore and guest Jeffrey Peterson are slated for April 10. Laura Hayden and guest Matt Baca are slated for April 17. Phil Johnson and guest Matt Gubser are slated for April 24. Tickets are $15 per person and include a drink. Purchase tickets at the casino cage or by calling 702-507-5980.
Addison’s Lounge in the Rampart Casino, 221 N. Rampart Blvd., hosts weekly live entertainment. The Dummkopfs are set for 3 to 6 p.m. March 20 and 27. Deja Vu is scheduled for March 21 and 22 and The NiteKings March 28 and 29. Wes Winters is scheduled from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays and Mark O’Toole from 6 to 10 p.m. Wednesdays. All shows are complimentary and begin at 8 p.m., unless otherwise noted. Call 702-507-5900.
J.C. Wooloughan’s Irish Pub inside the Rampart Casino, 221 N. Rampart Blvd., plans to host live music starting at 9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. The Dayna Collins Band is scheduled for March 21 and 22 and Refill March 28 and 29. Call 702-869-7725.

The Rampart Casino’s Round Bar, 221 N. Rampart Blvd., plans to present live music throughout the week. Cool Change is set for 6:30 p.m. and Sina & Pete for 11 p.m. March 21 and 22. More & Gendel is set for 6:30 p.m. and Sina & Pete for 11 p.m. March 28 and 29. Nicholas Cole is scheduled for 7 to 11 p.m. Thursdays. Call 702-507-5900.

The exhibit “Drawing with Paint” by artist Elizabeth Casper is planned during regular library hours through April 1 at the Rainbow Library, 3150 N. Buffalo Drive. The exhibit explores Casper’s recent works in an Impressionist style, including children, landscapes and animals. Call 702-507-3710.

The exhibit “Hidden Images” by Audrey Fox is scheduled to be on display during regular library hours through April 20 at the Summerlin Library, 1771 Inner Circle Drive. The exhibit explores surrealist landscapes, still life and sculptures in a variety of mediums. Call 702-507-3860.

The exhibit “In Perfect Harmony” by Maria Arango Diener is scheduled during regular library hours through May 4 at the Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave. The exhibit is a collaborative series of woodcut puzzle prints. Call 702-507-3630.

WORTH A DRIVE

Putting the Sin in Sin City: 60 Years of Burlesque in Las Vegas, a panel discussion featuring burlesque performers from the 1950s to the present, is scheduled at 7 p.m. March 20 at the Clark County Library, 1401 E. Flamingo Road. Visit lvccld.org or call 702-507-3400.

The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave., is set to host “As Time Goes By,” a charity gala concert to benefit the orphanage and shelter project of the Knights of Rizal Henderson Chapter, from 5 to 10 p.m. March 20. Tickets start at $100. Call 702-759-0100 or visit korhendersonnv.com.

Performances of “Men in Suits” are scheduled for March 21-30 at the Las Vegas Little Theatre, 3920 Schiff Drive. Performances are scheduled for 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $15. Visit poorrichardsplayers.com.

The Legacy of Matthew Shepard, presented by his mother, Judy Shepard, is scheduled at 7 p.m. March 24 at The Center, 401 S. Maryland Parkway. Visit thecenterlv.com or call 702-733-9800.

The musical “Songs for a New World” is scheduled at 8 p.m. March 21, 22 and 27-29 and April 3-5 and at 2 p.m. March 30 at the Onyx Theatre, 953-16B E. Sahara Ave. Tickets are $24. Visit onyxtheatre.com or call 702-732-7225.

The Winchester Cultural Center, 3130 McLeod Drive, is scheduled to host Toumani Kouyate, one of the world’s top kora (African harp) players at 7 p.m. March 21. Tickets cost $10 in advance or $12 the day of the concert. The event is open to people of all ages. Call 702-455-7340.

The Myron Heaton Chorale is set to perform “Songs of America” at 7 p.m. March 21 at Silvestri Junior High School, 1055 E. Silverado Ranch Blvd. The school’s Sensation Singers are set to perform a few pieces and join the chorale for two numbers. Admission is free. Visit myronheatonchorale.org.

The Las Vegas Improvisation Players are set to perform at 7 p.m. March 22 at the American Heritage Academy, 6126 S. Sandhill Road. Tickets cost $10 and are available at the door, which opens at 6:40 p.m. Admission is open to people of all ages. Visit lvimprov.com or contact Paul Lirette at 702- 405-0192 or info@lvimprov.com.

The Nicholas J. Horn Theatre at the College of Southern Nevada, 3200 E. Cheyenne Ave., is set to host an informal dance concert at 1 p.m. March 26. Admission is free. Call 702-651-5483.

Theater students at Bonanza High School, 6665 Del Rey Ave., are set to perform “Little Shop of Horrors” at 6 p.m. March 26-28. Tickets are $7. For more information or to purchase tickets, call Sessa at 702-799-6699, ext. 4097, or visit showtix4u.com.

Performances of “True West” are scheduled through March 30 at the Las Vegas Little Theatre, 3920 Schiff Drive. Performances are scheduled for 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $15 for adults and $14 for students and seniors. Visit lvlt.org or call the box office at 702-362-7996.

As part of the Life Cube Project, a 4-foot-by-4-foot component of the project is set to be on display during regular business hours through March 21 at Las Vegas City Hall, 495 S. Main St. Visitors are encouraged to write down their wishes, dreams, goals and aspirations on postcards and deposit them into the cube, which is set to be transported March 21 to the main project site on Fremont Street between Ninth and 10th streets and burned in a fire ceremony as part of a public art performance. Visit thelifecube.org.

In celebration of Women’s History Month in March, the Neon Museum, 770 Las Vegas Blvd. North, is revising its regular tours to include facts about the valley’s notable and influential women. Visit neonmuseum.org or call 702-387-6366.

“Extraterrestrial Art,” an exhibition of the copies of paintings and drawings created by a variety of artists depicting extraterrestrial experiences, is set to be on display during regular business hours through April 15 at the Enterprise Library, 25 E. Shelbourne Ave. To register for tours, call 702-507-3760.

“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 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 springspreserve.org or call 702-822-7700.

More than 100 baskets constructed by the Las Vegas Paiute, Moapa Paiute, Chemehuevi, Shoshone and Panamint communities are set to be on display through May 31 for the Tribal Treasures: Regional Baskets and Their Collectors exhibit in the Heritage Gallery at the Clark County Museum, 1830 S. Boulder Highway. Visit clarkcountynv.gov.

Ballroom dancing is planned from 3 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays and from 2 to 4:30 p.m. Fridays at the Las Vegas Senior Center, 451 E. Bonanza Road. Music is provided by Boyd Coulter’s Good Times Band. The cost is $4 per person. Call 702-795-8140.

PLAN AHEAD

The Vegas Voice Afternoon Affair is slated for March 26 in Rocks Lounge at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Doors are set to open at 12:30 p.m. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit redrock.sclv.com or call 702-797-7777.

The Sahara West Library Marshmallow Madness Challenge for ages 6 to 11 is planned from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. March 26 at the library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave. Kids can put their creative abilities to use building the tallest tower from marshmallows. Call 702-507-3630.

The Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave., is scheduled to host part two of the TechArt Studio workshop for teens from 5:30 to 7 p.m. March 27. The workshop teaches teens digital video production from editing to music to storyboarding. Teens will use equipment from the TechArt Studio creative lab to create their own movies. The workshop is free, but registration is required. Call 702-507-3644 or visit the Children’s Services Desk.

The Viva la Vita Bella — Italian Festival is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 28-29 at the Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave. Visit lvccld.org.

The Extreme Thing Sports & Music Festival is set for 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. March 29 at Desert Breeze Park, 8275 Spring Mountain Road. Admission is $20 with a $35 combo package available that includes general admission, an event T-shirt and an event poster. Tickets are available through all Ticketmaster outlets or at extremething.com.

Arts, Eats & Beats is set for 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 29 and 30 at Village Square, 9400 W. Sahara Ave. The event will benefit Three Square food bank. Cuisine from various locations will be served. Visit govillagesquare.com.

The Diamonds plan to perform at 7:30 p.m. March 29 and 30 at the Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive. Tickets start at $15.95, plus tax and fees. Visit suncoastcasino.com or call 702-636-7075.

A concert featuring the I Capricci Trio with Tamara Kezerov on piano, Carlene San-Filipo on violin and Elena Kapustina playing cello is slated for 3 p.m. March 30 at Mountain View Presbyterian Church, 8601 Del Webb Blvd. Admission is free with a goodwill offering to be taken. Call 702-341-7800.

Signature Productions plans to present “Les Misérables” March 31-April 26 at the Summerlin Library and Performing Arts Theater, 1771 Inner Circle Drive. Shows are set for 7:30 p.m. nightly except Tuesdays and Sundays, along with two matinee shows at 2 p.m. April 12 and 26. Tickets are $30 for adults and $28 for seniors and students. Visit signatureproductions.net or by call 702-878-7529.

Station Casinos and 95.5 The Bull plans to present the sixth annual All-Star Guitar Pull at 7 p.m. April 3 in the Red Rock Ballroom at Red Rock Resort , 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. All proceeds will go to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. The lineup includes Gary Allan, Sheryl Crow, Kacey Musgraves, Thomas Rhett, Kellie Pickler, Parmalee, Dustin Lynch and Lindsay Ell. Doors are set to open at 6 p.m. Guests younger than 21 must be accompanied by an adult. Tickets are $29, $39, $49 and $59, plus tax and fees, and a special VIP Package, including table seating and a meet-and-greet with the artists, is $100, plus tax and fees. For tickets, visit any Station Casinos Reward Center and the Fiestas, sclv.com/concerts or call Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000 or visit ticketmaster.com. For more information, visit 955thebull.com.

The Las Vegas Shakespeare Company is scheduled to present “Willie Wonka” at 7:30 p.m. April 4, 5, 11 and 12 and at 4 p.m. April 6 and 13 at the Henderson Pavilion, 200 S. Green Valley Parkway. Tickets cost $10. Visit hendersonlive.com.

The Las Vegas Astronomical Society plans to present a multimedia presentation of the topic of the day at 6 p.m. April 5 at the Red Rock Canyon Conservation Area Visitors Center, 1000 Scenic Loop Drive. Viewing of the night sky will immediately follow. The gate will close at 8 p.m. The event is open to all ages. No registration is required. Call 702-515-5367.

The Grand Ballroom at the JW Marriott, 221 N. Rampart Blvd., is set to host the resort’s premier entertainers: John Acosta’s Vegas Bee Gees are scheduled for 4 p.m. April 12, and The BusBoys with special guest Otis Day are set for 8 p.m. April 12 and 4 p.m. April 13. Tickets are $15 plus tax and are available at the casino cage.

The Gateway Arts Foundation and the Na Hula Hali’a Aloha Cultural Preservation & Friends have slated “Na Mea Hawaii — The Hula Show” for 2 p.m. April 13 at the Starbright Theatre, 2215 Thomas W. Ryan Blvd. Tickets are $12 for Sun City Summerlin residents and $15 for nonresidents. Visit suncity-summerlin.com/starbrighttheatre.htm.

Mistinguett Productions plans to present Stevaughn Freschette in “Prince of Romance” at 7 p.m. April 19 at the Starbright Theatre, 2215 Thomas W. Ryan Blvd. Tickets are $15 for Sun City Summerlin residents and $18 for nonresidents. Visit suncity-summerlin.com/starbrighttheatre.htm.

The Silvertones plan to perform “We Feel a Song Coming’ On” at 7 p.m. April 26 and 2 p.m. April 27 at the Starbright Theatre, 2215 Thomas W. Ryan Blvd. Tickets are $8. Call 702-256-6220, or 702-838-2908 or 702-254-3427.

The Nevada Ballet Theatre plans to present “Coppelia, or The Girl with the Enamel Eyes” May 9 and 10 at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, 361 Symphony Park Ave. Call 702-749-2000.

ONGOING EVENTS

An Open Mic Night is set from 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. Fridays at Grape Street Cafe, 7501 W. Lake Mead Blvd. Musicians, comedians and magicians are welcome to take the mic and show off their talents. Jason Hutchings, a local musician and songwriter, produces and hosts the events. Call 702-228-9463.

The Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive, plans to offer free entertainment from 8 p.m. to midnight Fridays unless otherwise noted. Visit suncoastcasino.com or call 702-636-7075.

Line dance lessons are scheduled from 2 to 4 p.m. Thursdays in Rocks Lounge at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit redrock.sclv.com or call 702-797-7777.

Live complimentary music is scheduled at Tivoli Village, 440 S. Rampart Blvd. Pizza Lounge plans to host music from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays. View Wine Bar & Kitchen at the Market LV plans music from 6 to 10 p.m. Thursdays and 6 to 11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. La Casa Cigars & Lounge has a Cuban jazz band scheduled from 8:30 p.m. to midnight Wednesdays, a saxophonist from 8:30 p.m. to midnight Thursdays, jazz and Motown from 8 p.m. to midnight Fridays and the Sinatra Band from 8:30 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturdays. Visit tivolivillagelv.com.

Bluesman Bobby Jonz is set to headline a Celebrity Guests Dinner Show from 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesdays at The Mad Greek Cafe, 8565 W. Sahara Ave. The show is free to diners. Call 702-242-7669 for reservations.

The Las Vegas Farmers Market is open from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays at Gardens Park, 10401 Garden Park Drive, and Wednesdays at Bruce Trent Park, 8851 Vegas Drive. Find produce from regional farmers, baked goods and artisan crafts. Visit lasvegasfarmersmarket.com or call 702-562-2676.

The fresh52 Farmers Market at Tivoli Village, 440 S. Rampart Blvd., is set to operate from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays. Visit fresh52.com.

Dave Ritz is slated to perform from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Fridays in T-Bones Chophouse at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Guests must be 21 or older. Nick Mattera is scheduled from 7 to 11 p.m. Thursdays and Saturdays (dark March 22) and Rick Duarte from 7 to 11 p.m. Saturdays. Visit redrock.sclv.com or call 702-797-7777

Josh Royse is set to perform from 6 to 10 p.m. Thursdays at Onyx Bar inside Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit redrock.sclv.com or call 702-797-7777.

Daniel Park is set to perform from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays in the Onyx Bar at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit redrock.sclv.com or call 702-797-7777.

The Dirty are scheduled to perform the second Thursday of each month in Rocks Lounge at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Doors are set to open at 8 p.m. The show is for guests 21 or older. Visit redrock.sclv.com or call 702-797-7777.

Ashley Red plans to perform from 11 p.m. to 2 a.m. Saturdays in Rocks Lounge at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit redrock.sclv.com or call 702-797-7777.

Zowie Bowie featuring Chris Phillips is scheduled to perform at 10 p.m. Fridays in Rocks Lounge at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Doors open at 10 p.m. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit redrock.sclv.com or call 702-797-7777.

 

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