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June 23, 2017

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Fine Arts

Photo: Valley of Faces takes a journey to Basin
Artists paint the faces they see in Basin and Range National Monument
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Two hours north of Las Vegas, there’s an eerie place where rocks and shadow take on familiar forms.
In Stone interviews, Putin says he asked about joining NATO
Monday, June 12, 2017
In a series of interviews with American film director Oliver Stone, Putin said he inquired about Russia joining the alliance when then U.S. President Bill Clinton visited Moscow in …
Photo: The cast of
Tony Awards on Sunday take place under 'Hamilton' shadow
Sunday, June 11, 2017
The leading musical Tony nominees on Sunday are "Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812" with 12 nominations, "Dear Evan Hansen" with nine and "Hello, Dolly!" with 10. The top play nominees are …
Photo: Glass artist Dale Chihuly is a pioneer of the glas
At 75, Dale Chihuly discusses struggles with mental health
Saturday, June 3, 2017
The private studio of glass artist Dale Chihuly reflects his long obsession with collecting. Sheets of stamps cover one table; pocket knives are marshaled on another. Carnival-prize figurines from the first half of the 20th century line shelves that reach the ceiling. Chihuly has struggled with his mental health, by turns fragile and luminous like the art he makes. ...
Photo: Antonio Restivo
Q&A: Antonio Restivo
Friday, June 2, 2017
‘Tournament of Kings’ entertainer enlightens on the attraction of flame and playing an evil wizard.
Photo: A look at the current state of Chris Bauder's
The case of the missing reptile art
Friday, May 19, 2017
One of six pink crocodile sculptures that surrounds a golden lion in a busy intersection’s median has gone missing. ...
Photo: Worlds Greatest Rock Show
World's Greatest Rock Show brings the hits
Friday, May 19, 2017
Tribute jam is a power punch of rock 'n' roll history.
Photo: The Hollywood Reporter said on April 25, 2017, tha
Report: Jeff Goldblum signs on for 'Jurassic World' sequel
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
The Hollywood Reporter says Goldblum will reprise his role as Dr. Ian Malcolm in next year's "Jurassic World" sequel. Goldblum played the mathematician in the …
Photo: Frank Marinos Divas Las Vegas
The stars align with ‘Frank Marino’s Divas Las Vegas’
Friday, April 7, 2017
Frank Marino's Divas Las Vegas
Photo: Garrison Keillor
Garrison Keillor brings small town to Smith Center
Friday, March 31, 2017
Live show captures the spirit of the radio production.
Photo: Galen Browns hanging Trees installation is one of
'Tilting the Basin' unites the state’s art scenes in a glorious show of strength
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Nevada is home to first-rate artists who can hold their own anywhere.
Photo: Fred Berger, producer of
PwC's hard-won reputation under threat after Oscars mix-up
Monday, February 27, 2017
The company was responsible for a colossal mistake at the 89th Academy Awards on Sunday night when actors Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty wrongly announced the top Oscar to "La La Land," instead of "Moonlight." The presenters, it turned out, had been given the wrong envelope by tabulators PwC, in this case …
Jordan Peele's 'Get Out' scares up big $30.5 million debut
Sunday, February 26, 2017
Great reviews and buzz propelled comedian Jordan Peele's directorial debut, the micro-budget thriller "Get Out," to a chart-topping opening weekend with $30.5 million according to studio estimates Sunday ...
Photo: Emma Stone arrives at the 10th Annual Women in Fil
The Oscars: Emma Stone's style is irresistible
Sunday, February 26, 2017
Few actresses are more likable than Oscar nominee Emma Stone. She is spunky, talented, self-deprecating and slightly goofy. But unlike some approachable actresses, who stick with the pretty if bland aesthetic, Stone is …
Photo: A mural by artist Shepard Fairey in Downtown Las V
Buildings become canvases in Las Vegas' explosion of murals by Shepard Fairey, D*Face and others
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Message to graffiti artists and taggers in downtown Las Vegas: It may be time to move on. You’re being upstaged by ...