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November 19, 2017

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Fine Arts

Photo: Clark County's public art project "Center
Cool heads prevail on Eastern Avenue median project
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Two large steel art installations in the median of Eastern Avenue near the 215 Beltway have heads turning. The final pieces of Clark County’s “Centered” art median project were installed last month, featuring a pair of large steel heads titled, "Norte y Sur," created by Las Vegas artist Luis Varela-Rico. ...
Photo: A scene from the Nutcracker performed by the Nevad
Nevada Ballet Theatre kicks off the season with a holiday classic
Sunday, November 12, 2017
"The Nutcracker" by the numbers: Guess how many cubic feet of material it takes to make it snow on the Sugarplum Fairy during each performance.
Photo: WOW
WOW creates a fantastical tableau
Friday, October 20, 2017
Dramatic, 3-D projections provide stunning backdrops for performances of all types.
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
Divas Las Vegas cast
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 …