IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD
A family concert is planned for 7:30 p.m. today at Mountain View Presbyterian Church, 8601 Del Webb Blvd. Admission is free with a passing of the hat offering. Call 341-7800.
Faith Lutheran Jr/Sr High School plans a middle school mainstage production of the musical "Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka" at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 4 p.m. Sunday at the school’s 2015 S. Hualapai Way campus. Visit faithlutheranlv. thundertix.com or call 804-4400.
Comedian Norm Crosby plans to perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive. Tickets are available starting at $15.95. Visit suncoastcasino.com or call 636-7075.
Bishop Gorman’s Theater Guild plans to present "Oklahoma!" at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, March 9-10 and 16-17 and at 2 p.m. Sunday and March 11 and 18 at the school’s House of Performing Arts, 5959 S. Hualapai Way. Tickets are $12 to $15. Visit bishopgorman.org, call 476-4175 or email performingarts@bishop gorman.org.
The first Las Vegas Jewish Music Festival plans to feature a hip-hop concert by Hadag Nahash at 6 p.m. Sunday at Temple Beth Sholom, 10700 Havenwood Lane. Tickets range from $10 to $100. Visit lvjewishmusicfestival. com or call 804-1333, ext. 128.
WORTH A DRIVE
First Friday is slated to take place in the 18b Arts District downtown from 5 to 11 p.m. Friday. Many galleries also host open house previews with artist receptions from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday. The March event’s theme is "First Vegas Burn!: The Flame of Change." A public burn, car extravaganza and various performances are scheduled. For information on parking, shuttles and a schedule of entertainment, visit firstfridaylasvegas.com.
The Southern Nevada Musical Arts Society plans to perform "Broadway! One Hundred Fabulous Years" at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Nicholas J. Horn Theatre at the College of Southern Nevada’s Cheyenne campus, 3200 E. Cheyenne Ave. Tickets are $12 for adults and $9 for seniors, students, military personnel and the disabled. Visit csn.edu/pac or call 651-5483.
A Shade Tree and Noah’s Animal House charity bingo event is set for 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Riviera, 2901 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Play packages are $50, $75 or $100. A $2,000 prize pool is planned. Check-in is set for 6:30 p.m. Walk-ups are welcome. Email bingo@preferredpublic relations.com or call 385-0072.
The Junior League of Las Vegas plans a vintage-inspired rummage sale, Rummage Redefined —- Everything Old is New Again, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Morelli House, 861 E. Bridger Ave. Items for sale include clothing, books, toys and furniture. Food trucks LBS Patty Wagon and Grouchy John’s Coffee will be on hand. All Events Disc Jockeys will provide music.
Turtle Island Quartet plans a concert celebrating the music of John Coltrane and Jimi Hendrix for 7 p.m. Friday at the Historic Fifth Street School, 401 S. Fourth St. Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door. Visit artslasvegas.org.
The Las Vegas Academy Theatre plans to present "Guys and Dolls" at 7 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays and 2 p.m. Saturdays through March 17 in the Lowden Theater, 315 S. Seventh St. Tickets are $18. Call 799-7800 or visit lvacademytheatre.org.
The first full weekend of the month, Bank of America cardholders receive free admission to museums nationwide. Local attractions participating include: the Springs Preserve, the Lied Discovery Children’s Museum and the Las Vegas Natural History Museum. Visit museums.bankofamerica.com. Only the cardholder is admitted free, and adults visiting Lied must be accompanied by children.
Roos-N-More, a nonprofit zoo that houses exotic animals for educational purposes, has scheduled open zoo days at its Moapa facility from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday and March 18. Admission is $10. Visit roosnmore.org or call 467-3585.
Sam Wolfson’s "Play Dates," a romantic comedy about love, falling in, falling out and everything in between, is set to run at 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays through March 11 at the Las Vegas Little Theatre, 3920 Schiff Drive. Tickets start at $21. Visit lvlt.org.
RagTag Entertainment’s "An Inappropriate Evening with Shel Silverstein" is planned for 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at the Las Vegas Little Theatre, 3920 Schiff Drive. Enjoy short plays, poems and even a visit by Uncle Shelbie, played by Paul Draper. Come early for an open mic scheduled from 7 to 8 p.m. where you can present original poems in the style of Shel Silverstein or read your favorites by the author. Tickets are $12 for adults or $11 for seniors or students. Visit lvlt.org.
A University Forum Lecture titled "Inside the Experience of a Virtuoso," a talk on a musical investigation pursued by University of Nevada, Las Vegas, professor of psychology Russell T. Hurlburt and UNLV director of classic guitar studies Ricardo Cobo, is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. today in the auditorium of the Marjorie Barrick Museum at UNLV, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway. Visit go.unlv.edu/liberalarts/events.
The Scintas plan to perform at 7:30 p.m. March 10 and 11 at the Suncoast, 9090 Alta Drive. Tickets are $29.95. Visit suncoastcasino.com or call 636-7075.
"Yesterday Once More," a tribute to the 1970s music group The Carpenters, is planned for 7:30 p.m. March 24 and 25 at the Suncoast Showroom, 9090 Alta Drive. Tickets start at $15.95. Visit suncoastcasino.com or call 636-7075.
The Kwak Ballet Company plans a performance for 2 p.m. March 10 at the Charleston Heights Arts Center, 800 S. Brush St. Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 on event day. Visit artslasvegas.org or call 229-6383.
The Rainbow Company plans to present "Sleeping Beauty" April 28-May 6 at the Charleston Heights Arts Center, 800 S. Brush St. The show will be a gleeful version of the classic story, featuring a weapon-wise, no-nonsense heroine who combats a malevolent wizard and his bumbling sidekick. Auditions are planned for 1 p.m. Saturday. Roles are available for those age 12 through adult. There is no cost to audition. Participants are encouraged to dress comfortably. Call 229-6553 or 229-6383, or visit artslasvegas.org.
"The Eye of Africa," a show featuring Harriet Smith’s images of animals from her photographic journey through southern and eastern Africa’s national parks, is scheduled to be on display through April 3 at the Sahara West Library, 9600 W. Sahara Ave. Visit lvccld.org or call 507-3630.
A show featuring Kevin C. Buckley’s illustrations in graphite, colored pencil, pen and ink is scheduled to be on display through March 11 at the Rainbow Library, 3150 N. Buffalo Drive. Visit lvccld.org.
Onyx Bar offers free entertainment Tuesdays through Thursdays in Red Rock Resort, 11011 W. Charleston Blvd. Guests must be 21 or older. Enjoy the sounds of guitarist/vocalist Ray Fortune as he performs hits from a variety of genres from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Toto Zara performs Latin dance and soul music from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursdays. Visit stationcasinos.com.
The fresh52 Farmers Market at Tivoli Village, 302 S. Rampart Blvd., is set to operate from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays. Visit fresh52.com.