The Moth, presented by the Black Mountain Institute


Nov. 14, 2018, 7:30pm

Campus Location



At this Moth Mainstage, presented by Black Mountain Institute, storytellers include the world’s most famous silent magician, the host of a forward-looking historical podcast, and a Las Vegas novelist, professor, and editor.

Teller, the illusionist, writer, and painter, will headline the show—The Moth’s debut in southern Nevada—along with Chenjerai Kumanyika, the Peabody winning co-host of the podcast “Uncivil” and local hero, the writer Erica Vital-Lazare.

Other storytellers include Vikram Krishnasamy, who works at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta and Ruby Cooper, a mother, grandmother, teacher, writer based in Los Angeles. The show will be hosted by the comic author and longtime host of the Moth podcast Dan Kennedy.


All Seats - $15

$10 discounted tickets are available for all students.

Admission Information

Order Your Tickets
  • At the UNLV Performing Arts Center Box Office - Conveniently located on the north-east end of campus attached to the south face of the parking garage; view maps and directions for more information
  • Over the Phone - Call (702) 895-ARTS (2787)
  • Online - Buy here.  

​Please note: Additional fees apply to phone and internet purchases.

Event Parking

UNLV Performing Arts Center patrons are welcome to park in the Cottage Grove Parking Garage. Parking is free after 7 p.m. Monday - Thursday, after 1 p.m. Friday, and all weekend. Visit UNLV Parking and Transportation Services for more information. 

Contact Information

Performing Arts Center Box Office