Things to do in Sunrise/Whitney

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Three Square, 4220 N. Pecos Road, plans to host a bingo event at 7 p.m. Wednesday , with doors set to open at
5:30 p.m. Packages, which include drinks, raffle tickets and games, begin at $10. Call Deb Diaz at 644-3663, ext. 301, or email to RSVP.

Center Circle, a band that specializes in performing rock anthems from the ’60s to the present and alternative rock, dance, R&B, top 40s and originals, is scheduled to perform at 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Marilyn’s Lounge in the Eastside Cannery, 5255 Boulder Highway. Admission is free but limited to adults 21 or older. Visit or call 856-5300.

Seth Turner and the High Desert Drifters are set to play at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Roxy’s in Sam’s Town, 5111 Boulder Highway. Admission is free but limited to adults 21 or older. Visit or call 456-7777.

An art show featuring the work of award-winning photographer Irving Lopez is set to be on display Thursday through June 5 at the Whitney Library, 5175 E. Tropicana Ave. Visit or call 507-4010.

An exhibition featuring the drawings and paintings of John Miller is scheduled to be on display through today at the Whitney Library, 5175 E. Tropicana Ave. Visit or call 507-4010.

“Transfiguration Phase,” an exhibit of mixed-media paintings and drawings by Orlando Montenegro, is scheduled to be on display through March 23 at the Winchester Cultural Center, 3130 S. McLeod Drive. The works explore the body’s relationship to its environment and to the landscape through abstraction. Visit or call 455-7340.

Worth A Drive

March Music Madness, a free afternoon of concerts hosted by the College of Southern Nevada’s Associated Students of CSN student government, is planned from noon to 5 p.m. Thursday in Palm Tree Circle in front of the Student Services Building on the Cheyenne campus, 3200 E. Cheyenne Ave. Visit or call 651-4380.

The Las Vegas Academy Theatre plans to present “Guys and Dolls” at 7 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday, with a 2 p.m. matinee scheduled for Saturday in the Lowden Theater, 315 S. Seventh St. Tickets are $18. Call 799-7800 or visit

The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour plans a stop at the Clark County Library, 1401 E. Flamingo Road, at 7 p.m. Thursday in the main theater. Movies centered around exotic locations and adventure will be screened. Wristbands are set to be distributed beginning at 6 p.m. Visit

J.R. Pony Parties, an educational farm, welcomes the public to visit from 10 a.m. to noon during Open Gate Days scheduled for today and March 20, April 10 and 17 and May 1, 15 and 28 at 1753 Fairhaven Ave. Admission is $5, which includes pony rides, visits to the goat barn and more. Visit or call 631-4142.

The Smith Center for the Performing Arts is open at 361 Symphony Park Ave. Performances scheduled for March include Imagination Movers on Friday, The Canadian Tenors on Saturday, SFJAZZ Collective Music of Stevie Wonder on Saturday and Sunday, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater on March 20-21, Straight No Chaser on March 25, Savion Glover’s Bare Soundz on March 27, The Pink Floyd Experence on March 30 and Branford Marsalis on March 31. Ticket prices vary by peformance and start at $26.

The Las Vegas Philharmonic’s opening performance in the new venue, a Masterworks IV concert scheduled for 8 p.m. March 24, is slated to feature soprano soloist Marie Plette and mezzo-soprano soloist Eugenie Grunewalk, along with choral artists from the Las Vegas Master Singers, the Southern Nevada Musical Arts Society and the University of Nevada, Las Vegas Concert Singers and Chamber Chorale. Tickets start at $42. For a complete schedule, call 982-7805 or visit The center’s free public open house with tours and entertainment to celebrate its opening was originally scheduled for Sunday , but has been delayed in expectation of rain. To reserve a tour time once the event has been rescheduled, visit

Bishop Gorman’s Theater Guild plans to present “Oklahoma!” at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and at 2 p.m. Sunday at the school’s House of Performing Arts, 5959 S. Hualapai Way. Tickets are $12 to $15. Visit, call 476-4175 or email performingarts@bishop

The Gary Anderson Jazz Quintet is set to perform a free concert at noon Friday in the jury assembly room at the Lloyd D. George U.S. Courthouse, 333 Las Vegas Blvd. South. Visit

The University of Nevada, Las Vegas’ Opera Theater plans to present “Carmen” at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Artemus W. Ham Concert Hall, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway. Tickets are $25, $15 for UNLV faculty, staff, seniors and military personnel and $5 for students with a valid ID. Call 895-2787 or visit

Zumbathon is planned from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at Veil Pavilion at the Silverton, 3333 Blue Diamond Road. Doors are set to open at 6 p.m. Admission is five green canned food items to benefit Three Square food bank. Zumba will be taught by top instructors. Visit

Steven Dietz’s play “Yankee Tavern” is scheduled at 2 p.m. Sundays and 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays through March 18 in Las Vegas Little Theatre’s Fischer Black Box, 3920 Schiff Drive. Tickets start at $10. Jeffrey Hatcher and Mitch Albom’s “Tuesdays with Morrie” is set to open Friday and run at 2 p.m. Sundays and 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays through April 1 in the theater’s Studio Theatre. Tickets start at $11. Visit

The Vanguard University Choir plans a free concert at 11 a.m. Sunday at Summerlin Community Baptist Church, 2100 Snow Trail. Call 256-8868.


An April Fools’ Day concert featuring The Hot Club of Las Vegas is scheduled at 2 p.m. April 1 in the Nicholas J. Horn Theatre at the College of Southern Nevada Cheyenne campus, 3200 Cheyenne Ave. Tickets are $8 for adults, $5 for students/seniors. Call 651-5483 or visit

R&B performer Sham Lewis is scheduled to perform at 9 p.m. March 23 and 24 at Marilyn’s Lounge in the Eastside Cannery. Admission is free but limited to adults 21 or older. Visit or call 856-5300.

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