The Reno Philharmonic will be hosting Hear the Future, their annual gala, on Saturday, May 16, honoring Dick and Charlotte McConnell, longtime benefactors of the orchestra. The gala will feature a delicious meal and a performance by the Reno Philharmonic Youth Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Dr. Jason Altieri. However, the highlight of the […]
Sculpture Fest goes through Sunday. Here’s a sample of what you may see over the weekend. Photos by Bob Conrad and Emmett Esnard.
Each year, the Renown Health Foundation and University of Nevada School of Medicine join together for the Artist in Residence Program. On Thursday, May 14 from 3:30 to 6 p.m., the Tahoe Tower Lobby at Renown Regional Medical Center will turn into an art gallery to showcase the artwork of four medical school students who […]
In conjunction with Artown, Circus Circus Reno is hosting another 24-hour Mural Marathon. Artists will compete for a grand prize while painting individual murals on one of seven (7) panels on the exterior of the Circus Circus main building facing Virginia Street. All murals will remain on display on the Circus Circus Building for a year, until the […]
Written by Pulitzer Prize winner David Lindsay-Abaire and directed by Stacey Spain, Good People takes the audience to South Boston where people are using this month’s paycheck to cover last month’s bills and bingo is a hot night out. Meet single mom Margie Walsh, who can’t seem to keep a job. After being let go […]
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Reno’s first Sculpture Fest, May 8-10, 2015, is promising to showcase larger-than-life art installations by local and national artists, including the city itself when Android Jones 3D projection maps the Whitney Peak Hotel at sundown. The event features nine sculptors, seven of which are making pieces specifically for this event. An evening concert featuring The Polish Ambassador & Wildlight, […]
People flock to Lake Tahoe year-round for sun, fun, and adventure, whether in the water or on the slopes. Now, locals and tourists alike can get a taste of the lake with “The Tahoe Recreation Experience: Fun at the Lake” exhibit opening at the University of Nevada, Reno. The project was curated by students at […]
CARSON CITY — Nevada poets Laura Wetherington and Jared Stanley will discuss their work and read poetry at 4 p.m. May 7 at the main gallery inside Western Nevada Community College, 2201 W. College Parkway in Carson City. The event is free. Both Wetherington and Stanley earned special recognition from the Nevada Arts Council through […]
Sundance Books and Music loves celebrating all things book related and Childrens Book Week is no exception. There are having two special storytimes during the month of May to honor the holiday. Story Time with Paula Robison Tuesday, May 5,10:30-11:15 a.m. Story Time with Ellen Fockler Saturday, May 9,11-11:45 a.m. Paula Robison is a Reno-based […]