Smith Center performances are still being cancelled or postponed. They are looking into the future to reschedule many of the shows. If you had tickets to a show that was cancelled, you may or may not have received that information. Many of the performances have been rescheduled, some new dates are not until next year. See here for more information and your options.
You can see the Smith Center’s full schedule here, or see it in Calendar form here. There are so many great shows happening, I couldn’t possibly list them all. Here’s just a snippet of the upcoming events happening at the Smith Center, make your plans early to visit this amazing cultural resource in the desert!The Smith Center for the Performing Arts welcomes an extraordinary lineup to Las Vegas, featuring one-night-only signature performances, acclaimed theatrical productions, spectacular ensembles, hit bands and more. Theater regulars and novices alike will enjoy the many talents that the Smith Center showcases each month.
Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo
Thursday, April 15th, *2021 Ticket prices run $29-$99
This show merges ballet with comedy, performing parody ballets— featuring all-male casts. They present playful and entertaining performances, rife with both physical comedy and impressive technique. Its all-male cast production performs classic and modern ballets with impeccable precision, including dancing the women’s parts en pointe.
An Evening with Vonda Shepard
Friday and Saturday, May 7th & 8th, *2021 Tickets run $$39-$65
Vonda Shepard will take the spotlight at Myron’s Cabaret Jazz to perform the many hits from her 14 albums, while backed by a gifted quartet of artists who have played with the music industry’s top stars.
Kansas: Point of Know Return Tour
Sunday, July 5th, 2020 at 7:30 pm Tickets run $40-$125
KANSAS endures as one of America’s most iconic progressive rock bands. Returning to The Smith Center by popular demand, KANSAS brings you their “Point of Know Return Tour.” Witness the record breaking album sung in its entirety with deep cuts and fan favorite songs including international megahit, ”Dust in the Wind.”
An Evening with Mary Wilson of the Supremes
Saturday, August 1st, 2020 at 7pm Tickets run $39-$69
& Sunday, August 2nd, 2020 at 3pm
Mary Wilson continues to lead a prominent solo career, packing top venues across the globe. She returns by high demand to The Smith Center, fresh on the heels of releasing her new book chronicling her glittering career, “Supreme Glamour,” which also coincides with the Supremes’ 60th anniversary since the original members began singing together as the Primettes.
Carol Burnett: An Evening of Laughter and Reflection
Friday, November 6th, 2020 at 7:30pm Tickets run $49- $179
Hailed as one of America’s most beloved comedy icons, Carol Burnett returns to The Smith Center to reveal rare stories and answer questions about her legendary life and career. Promising an unscripted evening of fun and spontaneity, Burnett will conduct an unfiltered Q&A session with the audience and show thrilling video clips from her entertainment career. The show’s format serves as a throwback to the famous openings of “The Carol Burnett Show,” where her studio audience had the opportunity to engage Burnett with questions.
Saturday, August 15th, 2020 at 7:30pm Tickets run $39- $89, plus VIP packages
Lindsey Buckingham is widely considered one of the greatest living guitar players and songwriters of our time. A Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee and 3 time GRAMMY winner, Buckingham is best known as the producer, guitarist, vocalist and chief songwriter for Fleetwood Mac and as a widely celebrated solo artist.
Hamilton – Reynolds Hall
Thursday, September 10 through Sunday, October 11, 2020. Tickets on sale TBD
Get these highly coveted tickets guaranteed by purchasing shows in the Broadway 2020-2021 Series. HAMILTON is the story of America’s Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant from the West Indies who became George Washington’s right-hand man during the Revolutionary War and was the new nation’s first Treasury Secretary. Featuring a score that blends hip-hop, jazz, blues, rap, R&B, and Broadway, HAMILTON is the story of America then, as told by America now. With book, music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, direction by Thomas Kail, choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler and musical supervision and orchestrations by Alex Lacamoire, HAMILTON is based on Ron Chernow’s biography of Founding Father Alexander Hamilton.
If you’re interested in the theater, you’ll want to keep an eye out for a post on their Broadway series also. I’ve had season tickets in the past and the lineup is always worthwhile. The current 2019-2020 season only has a few shows left, including Mean Girls and Once on this Island, but tickets for the 2020-2021 season will go on sale soon. See the link above for the Broadway Series list, it’s going to be stellar! The Smith Center is located at 361 Symphony Park Ave., Las Vegas, NV. (All photos courtesy thesmithcenter.com)
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