1. Cinevegas:The local film festival is set to return after a six-year hiatus and is planned for Aug. 13-15 at the Inspire Theatre, 107 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Films to be screened include “Call Me Lucky,” “Guiseppe Makes a Movie,” “Jauja” and the short film “The Paranormal Idiot.” Tickets begin at $12. Visit inspirelasvegas.com or call 702-489-9110.
2. “Hedwig and the Angry Inch”: Performances of the musical are scheduled at 8 p.m. Aug. 13-15, 20-22, 27-29 and 5 p.m. Aug. 16 at the Onyx Theatre, 953-16B E. Sahara Ave. Tickets are $25 for general admission and $28 for VIP, which includes splash zone seating and limited edition swag. Visit onyxtheatre.com or call 702-732-7225.
3. Kabuki Spectacle:Japanese actor Ichikawa Somegoro is set to perform a high-tech rendition of Kabuki masterpiece “Koi Tsukami” at 9:15 p.m. Aug. 14 and 9:15 and 11:45 p.m. Aug. 15 and 16 at the Bellagio Fountains, 3600 Las Vegas Blvd. South.
4. Back to School Back Packs:The event, hosted by Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada, is set to culminate from 9 to 11 a.m. Aug. 15 at Catholic Charities, 1501 Las Vegas Blvd. North, when backpacks with school supplies are set to be given to children of Catholic Charities’ client families. Donations of school supplies will be accepted through Aug. 14 from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Catholic Charities, from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. at 915 S. Rainbow Blvd. and from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. at 4840 S. Eastern Ave. Visit catholiccharities.com or call 702-385-2662.
IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD
Family Fun Day: This family event is planned from 3 to 5 p.m. Aug. 13 at Southwest Medical Associates, 420 N. Nellis Blvd. Activities for kids, snacks, giveaways and information on Health Plan of Nevada’s Smart Choice are planned.
Survivor Stories: “Survivor Stories: Hiroshima” is planned for 6 p.m. Aug. 13 at the National Atomic Testing Museum, 755 E. Flamingo Road. Speakers will share their stories of survival following the Little Boy bomb being dropped on Hiroshima on Aug. 6, 1945. Admission is free for museum members and $10 for nonmembers. RSVP by calling 702-794-5151. For membership information, visit nationalatomictestingmuseum.org.
Movies at Town Square: Screenings are planned at 6 p.m. on The Green in the shopping center at 6605 Las Vegas Blvd. South and include “Finding Nemo,” Aug. 13; “Cinderella,” Aug. 20 and “The Wedding Singer,” Aug. 21. Visit mytownsquarelasvegas.com.
Movies at Container Park: “Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade” is set to be shown at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 13, and “Indiana Jones and the Crystal Skull” is set to be shown at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 20 at Downtown Container Park, 707 Fremont St. Visit downtowncontainerpark.com.
Cinema in the Circle: Movie screenings are planned at 6:30 p.m. by the the Huntridge Foundation and West Huntridge Neighborhood Association at Huntridge Circle Park, 1251 S. Maryland Parkway. Upcoming movies include “Rock ‘N Roll High School,” Aug. 14; “Freaky Friday,” Sept. 11; and “Walk the Line,” Oct. 9. Visit tinyurl.com/citchplv.
The Broadway Dreamers Fantasy Camp Showcases: The performances featuring students of the five-week Broadway Dreamers Fantasy Camp is scheduled from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Aug. 14 and 20 at Kahunaville Showroom in Treasure Island, 3300 Las Vegas Blvd. South. The camps are a collaboration between nonprofit Positively Arts Foundation and Broadway Dreamers, a collection of Broadway, Disney and Cirque du Soleil stars. Tickets are $20 or $10 with a local ID. Visit pafgive.org.
Author talk: New York Times and USA Today best-selling author Shelley Shepard Gray is slated to discuss the art of writing and her Amish Brides of Pinecraft series at 7 p.m. Aug. 14 at the Clark County Library, 1401 E. Flamingo Road. Visit lvccld.org.
Reckless In Vegas: The group is set to perform 1960s music with a contemporary rock back aesthetic at 8 p.m. Aug. 14 at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, 361 Symphony Park Ave. Tickets are $35 to $45. Call 702-749-2000 or 808-326-6868 or visit thesmithcenter.com.
Midnight Mayhem: This event is scheduled from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Aug. 14 at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, 7000 Las Vegas Blvd. North. The event is The Strip at the speedway’s safe alternative to illegal street racing. The speedway staff encourages enthusiasts to race one another on the safer confines of its NHRA-sanctioned, quarter-mile drag strip. Midnight Mayhem is open to any street-legal vehicle and any licensed driver. Entry fee is $15 to race or ride along and $5 admission for spectators. Visit lvms.com or call 702- 632-8213.
Batteries Included Friday Night Lights Field Day: The event for participants 13 to 18 is scheduled at 9:30 p.m. Aug. 14 at Doolittle Park, 951 W. Lake Mead Blvd. Call 702-229-2330.
Calling Commodore enthusiasts: The Clark County Commodore Computer Club plans to meet from 9 to 11 a.m. Aug. 15 at the Clark County School District’s Adult Education Campus, 2701 E. St Louis Ave., in Room 16. The recent CommVEx Commodore Expo will be discussed, and demonstrations and free door prizes are planned. Email Al Jackson at firstname.lastname@example.org or Forrest Nettles at email@example.com, or call 702-363-3331.
A Starry Night: This event is set to benefit Make-A-Wish Foundation of Southern Nevada and is planned from 8 to 10 p.m. Aug. 15 at the Bellagio, 3600 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Celebrity appearances and disc jockeys are to be on hand for the event, which is benefiting 6-year-old Owen who has a rare form of muscular dystrophy. Tickets are $49 and may be purchased at ladieswhodine.com/events.
Phil Vassar: The country artist is set to perform at 8 p.m. Aug. 15 at The Railhead at Boulder Station, 4111 Boulder Highway. Tickets range from $19.95 to $42.50, and attendees must be 21 or older. Visit stationcasinos.com.
Making Comics: Comic book writer Russell Lissau is set to talk about the business at 11 a.m. Aug. 15 at the Clark County Library, 1401 E. Flamingo Road. The event is free. Call 702-507-3458.
Free poetry workshops on Beat Poetics: Workshops are scheduled from 2 to 4 p.m. Aug. 15 and Sept. 12 at the Winchester Cultural Center, 3130 McLeod Drive, conducted by new Clark County poet laureate Bruce Isaacson. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
Middle School Survival: The guidance classes are planned at 3 p.m. Aug. 15 at the Clark County Library, 1401 E. Flamingo Road, 702-507-3436; and 4 p.m. Aug. 17 at the Windmill Library, 7060 W. Windmill Lane, 702-507-6041. Learn about library resources, practice opening combination locks and get other answers to questions about middling school. The events are free.
The eighth annual Cox Back-to-School Fair:The event is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 15 at the Boulevard Mall, 3528 S. Maryland Parkway. Participants include several divisions of the Clark County School District with information on food service, bus transportation, zoning and more. Low-cost immunizations are set to be provided through First Med Health and Wellness Center in partnership with Immunize Nevada. Visit tinyurl.com/btscox.
Beach Party Splash: This event is scheduled from noon to 6 p.m. Aug. 16 at the Municipal Pool, 431 E. Bonanza Road, and is set to include swimming, games, dancing, treats, prizes and a disc jockey. The cost is $4. Visit lasvegasnevada.gov or call 702-229-6309.
Los Van Van: The concert by the Cuban musical group is scheduled at 10 p.m. Aug. 16 at Sam’s Town, 5111 Boulder Highway. Tickets start at $50. Visit samstownlv.com or call 702-636-7075.
Movies at the library: The screenings are planned at 1 p.m. at the Clark County Library Theater, 1401 E. Flamingo Road. Upcoming movies include “Singing in the Rain,” Aug. 18 and “Damn Yankees,” Aug. 25.
“Medicare 101”: The seminar is scheduled 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Aug. 19 at Southwest Medical Associates Lifestyle Center ’ East, 5820 S. Eastern Ave., Suite 100. Call 855-861-8277.
Stirling Club Business Network Group Luncheon: This event is planned at 11:30 a.m. Aug. 19 at Gordon Biersch, 3987 Paradise Road. Tickets are $26 and RSVP is required. The guest presenter is set to be Santo Parisi, a Stirling Club VIP member. Visit celebrityspeakersentertainment.com.
Entrepreneur event: The city of Las Vegas, in conjunction with The Nevada Small Business Development Center, is set to host a free event for residents looking to start a new business from 7:15 to 9 a.m. Aug. 20 at Las Vegas City Hall, 495 S Main St. The event is to help potential entrepreneurs assess their ideas and investment and explain requirements for beginning a business in Las Vegas. Featured speakers include Cathy Brooks, local business owner at the Hydrant Club in downtown Las Vegas, city business license experts and Kathy Carrico from the center. Seating is limited, and registration is required. RSVP by visiting nevadasbdc.org and clicking on “training calendar.” For more information, call Carrico at 775-784-6879 or email email@example.com. For questions for the city of Las Vegas, call Jim Rickett at 702-229-6482.
Boulder Blues: The show features Eric Sardinas, set to perform at 6 p.m. Aug. 20 at The Railhead at Boulder Station, 4111 Boulder Highway. Tickets are $5, and attendees must be 21 or older. Visit stationcasinos.com.
Qmmunity Connections Resource Fair: The free event is planned from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 21 at The Center, 401 S. Maryland Parkway. This resource fair for the LGBTQ community is set to provide information on a range of services, including mental health agencies, legal services, homeless shelters, utility companies, health and wellness providers, mortuaries, disability resources, employment assistance and food pantries. Participating organizations include Gender Justice Nevada, HELP of Southern Nevada, American Heart Association, Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada, Desert Parkway Behavioral Healthcare Hospital and more.
Jonny Lang: The blues singer and guitarist is set to perform at 8 p.m. Aug. 21 at The Railhead inside Boulder Station, 4111 Boulder Highway. Tickets start at $30. Visit sclv.com/concerts.
The Premiere of “Ace”: Performance of the new musical are scheduled at 1 p.m. Aug. 22 and 23 at Judy Bayley Theatre at UNLV, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway. Tickets are $30. Visit pac.unlv.edu or call 702-895-2787.
“G’Day Las Vegas”: The performance by Greg Bonham and an eight-piece band is scheduled at 8 p.m. Aug. 22 at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, 361 Symphony Park Ave. Tickets are $40 to $45. Visit thesmithcenter.com or call 702-749-2012.
West Las Vegas Arts Center classes: Register for fall classes at the center, 947 W. Lake Mead Blvd., through Aug. 29. Classes include African dance for children, ballet, street funk/hip hop, audio engineering, private piano/voice lessons and more. Visit artslasvegas.org or call 702-229-4800.
Safe Key Sign Ups: Registration is open for the Safekey before-/after-school care program in more than 68 Clark County School District sites. Safekey is offered for children in kindergarten through fifth grade, from 7 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. There is a one time registration fee: $20 per child per school year. Mornings are $7 per day and afternoons are $10 per day. The first day of school is Aug. 24, 2015. Visit recreation.lasvegasnevada.gov or call 702-229-3399.
Hiroshima and Nagasaki exhibit: This exhibit from the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum is set to be on display from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday through Aug. 31 at the National Atomic Testing Museum, 755 E. Flamingo Road. The exhibit is included with museum admission. Visit tinyurl.com/atom-muse or call 702-794-5151.
“Celebrating Life! 2015 Winners Circle”: An exhibition of work by artists 50 or older is set to be on display from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays through Sept. 12 at Las Vegas City Hall, 495 S. Main St. Visit artslasvegas.org or call 702-229-1012.
Frankie Moreno: Performances are set in Cabaret Jazz at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, 361 Symphony Park Ave., at 8 p.m. Tuesdays through Sept. 29. Tickets start at $25 for single shows and $250 for the 10-show series. Call 702-749-2000 or 808-326-6868 or visit thesmithcenter.com.
“Really Bad Rice”: Exhibition featuring the work of artist Greg Allred through Oct. 8 during regular business hours at the Las Vegas City Hall Chamber Gallery, 495 S. Main St. Sculptures incorporate common objects, made of steel, in unlikely relationships. Visit artslasvegas.org or call 702-229-1012.
WORTH A DRIVE
Vegas Kendama Kids:
The group plans meetings from 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 13 and 20 at Mission Hills Park, 551 Mission Drive. Kendama is a traditional Japanese cup-and-ball game. Members learn new kendama tricks and socialize at the meetings. The group gathers Thursdays but plans to change its meeting days after school starts. Visit facebook.com/vegaskendamakids.
In Its Entirety Concert Series: ELO — Electric Light Orchestra Greatest Hits Album and the Very Best of STYX are set to be performed in their entirety at 7:30 p.m.’ ’Aug’.’ 14’ in Rocks Lounge at Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Ticket’s start at $15. Visit sclv.com/concerts, ticketmaster.com or call 800-745-3000.
Hello Kitty’s Supercute Friendship Festival:The interactive musical and lifestyle event featuring Hello Kitty and her friends on multiple stages, dancing, exhibits, art, fashion and collectibles is scheduled Aug. 14-16 at the Orleans Arena, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Tickets start at $19. Visit orleanscasino.com or call 702-284-7777.
Summer Rock Concert Series: Free concerts are scheduled from 7 to 9 p.m. Fridays in the Veil Pavilion at the Silverton, 3333 Blue Diamond Road. Performers scheduled include: Crown Avenue on Aug. 14, Roxy Gunn on Aug. 21 and Vinyl Vault on Aug. 28. Visit silvertoncasino.com.
Ranger-led hike to Sandstone Canyon:A hike for participants 7 or older is scheduled from 8 to 10 p.m. Aug. 14 and 31 at Spring Mountain Ranch State Park, 6375 state Route 159, about 10 miles west of the 215 Beltway. Attendees should bring water and a flashlight and wear closed-toed shoes. Participation is free with park admission, which is $7 for Nevada residents or $65 for an annual pass. Visit parks.nv.gov.
One Drunk Puppy: A wine-tasting event to benefit The Animal Foundation is scheduled from 6 to 9 p.m. Aug. 15 in the Veil Pavilion at the Silverton, 3333 Blue Diamond Road. Tickets are $30 in advance and $40 at the door. Visit silvertoncasino.com.
“Elvis My Way”: Brandon Bennett plans to present his Elvis tribute at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 15 and 16 at the Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive. Tickets start at $15.95. Visit suncoastcasino.com or call 702-284-7777.
Aloha Hau’oli Splash Day: Inspirada plans the event from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 15. The community is set to open three of its four swimming pools to the public for the celebration, scheduled to include games and activities at the splash pads in Capriola and Aventura parks. The pools are in Potenza Park, 2355 Via Firenze, and Aventura Park, 2525 Via Firenze. Capriola Park is at 2155 Via Firenze. Attendees also can tour homes in the community and enjoy refreshments, including hot dogs, corn dogs and Hawaiian-style fare. Visit inspirada.com.
Back-to-school event: A celebration to mark the upcoming school year is planned from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 15 at Antonello Elementary School, 1101 W. Tropical Parkway in North Las Vegas. A barbecue, disc jockey and clown creating balloon animals are planned, and backpacks are set to be distributed. Call 702-799-8380.
CSNSongs: A tribute group performing the hits of Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young is slated to play at 8 p.m. Aug. 15 and 16 in the showroom at The Orleans, 4500 W. Tropicana Ave. Tickets start at $19.95. Visit orleanscasino.com or call 702-365-7111.
Water on the Meadow: Families are invited to play in the sprinklers and slip and slide down a 50-foot water-covered plastic runway from 1 to 3 p.m. Aug. 16, 22 and 30 at Spring Mountain Ranch State Park, on state Route 159 about 10 miles west of the 215 Beltway. Participation is free with park admission, which is $7 for Nevada residents or $65 for an annual pass. The event is also set to include an interactive program about water conservation. Visit parks.nv.gov.
The Jewish Genealogy Society of Southern Nevada: The group plans to meet at 1 p.m. Aug. 16 on the first floor of the Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave. Call president Laura Moskowitz at 702-243-5917 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit jgssn.org.
Velasquez Memorial Soccer Tournament & Carnival: The event is set from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 16 at Tropical Breeze Park, 1505 E. Tropical Parkway, to benefit the second annual Velasquez Memorial Scholarship program. The scholarships go to local students in the Velasquez family’s name through the Project 150 Youth Council. Players must be 7 or older. Registration is $20. Visit tinyurl.com/osuyn6h.
The Mane Event:The free equestrian competition is scheduled Aug. 18-23 at the South Point Arena & Equestrian Center, 9777 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Attendees can also exhibit and purchase Western items such as jewelry, shirts, boots, hats and more at the Western Gift Show in the arena’s concourse. Visit southpointarena.com/events.
Back to School Film & Fair:Free school supplies for children 5 to 12 are set to be given away at a screening of “Cinderella” at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 20 at West Charleston Lions/Essex Park, 600 Essex Drive. Bring blankets or low folding chairs. Popcorn will be provided while it lasts. Admission is free. Call 702-229-6405.
Junior Master Gardener Open House: The University of Nevada Cooperative Extension plans to host a Junior Master Gardener Open House from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 22 at the Research Center and Demonstration Orchard’s Children’s Garden, 4600 Horse Drive. Speak with Junior Master Gardener ambassadors and experience a make-and-take project and tours of the children’s demonstration gardens. Registration for the fall sessions is planned at the open house. The Junior Master Gardener program is open to children ages 7 to 12. The eight-session per semester class fee is $52. Classes are held from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. every other Saturday at the orchard beginning Sept. 5. Students must register to participate. Contact Karyn Johnson at 702-257-5523 or email@example.com.
Super Summer Theatre:”Tarzan” is planned for 8:05 p.m. Aug. 12-29 at Spring Mountain Ranch State Park, 6375 state Route 159, about 10 miles west of the 215 Beltway. Parking is set to open at 5 p.m., and meadow seating at 6 p.m. Guests are encouraged to bring a blanket or rent a chair in general admission grass seating. Picnics are welcome, and concessions are sold. Tickets are $12 in advance and are available at showtix4u.com. A limited number of tickets may be available at the gate for $20. The season-closing “Lend Me A Tenor” is set for 7:05 p.m. Sept. 10-26. Visit supersummertheatre.org.
Dino Summer: The visiting exhibit is planned at the Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd., through Sept. 20. It is set to feature an animatronic Tyrannosaurus rex and triceratops, interactive video games and a dino bone dig. The attraction is also scheduled to offer a 30-minute live animal show titled “Eat or Be Eaten: Predators and Prey” at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. daily through Aug. 23 and Aug. 29 and 30. The show is set to feature Springs Preserve zoologists and staff members with a rotating cast of animals, including bugs, lizards, snakes and small mammals. Audience members can participate in trivia games to win prizes. A behind-the-scenes tour, offering a chance to get up close with the animals, is planned from noon to 1 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. The dinosaur exhibit and predator show are free for members or with paid general admission. The tour is an additional $3 for members or $5 for nonmembers. Visit springspreserve.org.
50th Western reunion: Western High School’s class of 1965 plans to host its 50th reunion Oct. 16 and 17 at the Elks Lodge, 4100 W. Charleston Blvd. Call Kathy Keller at 702-736-3155 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
“Working to Save Both Nature and Society in Africa: A Conservationist’s View”: The lecture by geographer and photographer Dr. Robert Ford is scheduled at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 26 at Barrick Museum Auditorium at UNLV, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway. Visit pac.unlv.edu or call 702-895-2787.
Picnic by Design: The event, hosted by The Center in partnership with Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS, is scheduled from 6 to 10 p.m. Sept. 12 at Symphony Park, 361 Symphony Park Ave. Before the event, designers will create over-the-top picnic baskets to be sold online to the Las Vegas community. On Sept. 12, guests who have purchased a basket can enjoy a picnic dinner experience using their basket. All proceeds are to benefit The Center and and the foundation. Visit thecenterlv.org/picnic or call 702-802-5403.
LGBTQ Senior Prom: The inaugural gathering for those older than 50 is planned for Pride Week from 6:30 to 11 p.m. Sept. 12 at The Center, 401 S. Maryland Parkway. The theme for the evening is “You’re The One That I Want” from the movie “Grease,” and will feature music, dancing and pop culture from the 1950s. Suggested donations are $10 per person.
“Decorating from Top to Bottom with Thom Filicia”: Tickets for this conversational presentation are available for the event scheduled from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 24 in the Atrium of Building A at World Market Center, 475 S. Grand Central Parkway. The event is set to include cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and a silent auction with proceeds benefiting the Las Vegas Philharmonic and the Interior Design Society. Tickets are $50 at the door or $5 in advance. Visit lvdesign.com.
Pawn Stars Poker Run: The event benefiting the Epilepsy Foundation of Nevada and led by Rick Harrison is scheduled at 10 a.m. Oct. 4 at the Gold and Silver Pawn Shop, 713 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Early registration is $30 per rider and $20 per passenger. Visit epilepsy.com/nevada.
Downtown Brew Fest: Tickets are on sale for the event scheduled from 9 to 5 p.m. Oct. 24 at Clark County Government Center Amphitheater, 500 S. Grand Central Parkway. It is set to include Festaurant Row, with beer-inspired dishes and the opportunity to sample over 200 local, regional, and international brews from more than 60 breweries. Tickets begin at $30. Visit downtownbrewfestival.com.
Rise Against: The group is scheduled to perform 8 to 11 p.m. Nov. 21 at the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center, 200 S. Third St. Tickets are $39.50 to $79.50. Visit dlvec.showare.com or call 702-388-2100.
ONGOING EVENTS AND EXHIBITS
Social CirKish: Acrobatic performance and social skill development classes for youths 13 to 19 are planned from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursdays at the The Center, 401 S. Maryland Parkway. Email Shannon Pates Xhola at email@example.com.
Sevens Live!: Poet Lee Mallory plans to present Sevens Live!, a music, comedy and spoken-arts showcase, from 7 to 9 p.m. Mondays inside the Cantina at the Silver Sevens, 4100 Paradise Road. Admission is free with a one-drink minimum. Call 702-733-7300.
“Matt and Mattingly’s Bucket Show”: Performances are scheduled at 10 p.m. Wednesdays at the Art Square Theatre, 1025 S. First St., Suite 145. The two-man improv show with musical accompaniment is free, but audience members are encouraged to pay what they want into a bucket at the end of the performance. Visit mattandmattingly.com.
Fit4Mom Stroller Strides: Classes are scheduled at 8:30 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays until July inside Town Square Park at Town Square Las Vegas, 6605 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Visit lasvegas.fit4mom.com or call 702-882-1795.
African drum class: Master teacher “Papa” Diarra Zumana is scheduled to instruct this class from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays at the Baobab Stage at Town Square Las Vegas, 6605 Las Vegas Blvd. South. The cost is $20. Visit baobabstage.com or call 702-202-8010.
Rhythm of Life drum classes: Percussionist and musical facilitator L.A. are scheduled to instruct classes from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursdays at the City of the World gallery at 1229 S. Casino Center Blvd. The cost is $35 per class. Visit cityoftheworld.org or call 702-409-7549.
“Improv Kingdom”: The show is scheduled at 8 p.m. Mondays at the Baobab Stage at Town Square Las Vegas, 6605 Las Vegas Blvd. South. A drop-in improv class is scheduled at 6 p.m. The cost is $10 for the class or the show or $15 for both. Visit tinyurl.com/impkdom or call 702-202-8010.
“Don’t Quit Your Day Job”: The weekly show is scheduled at 10 p.m. Saturdays at the Onyx Theatre, 953-16B E. Sahara Ave., and features a one-on-one interview with a special guest designed to inspire improvised scenes. Tickets are $10. Visit onyxtheatre.com or call 702-732-7225.