News: Department of Theatre

Much Ado About Nothing production
Arts and Culture | September 24, 2015
Theater professor Lezlie C. Cross on Beatrice, one of Shakespeare’s wittiest heroines, and the example she set for modern feminists. Learn more at her free University Forum lecture Sept. 30.
National Circus and Acrobats of the People's Republic of China
Arts and Culture | September 15, 2015
The spectacle of Beijing’s preeminent circus will have the whole family on the edge of their seats.
Poster for Much Ado About Nothing
Arts and Culture | September 15, 2015
Performances are in the Judy Bayley Theatre. Tickets are just $27.50-$33, and discounts are available. UNLV students can purchase one ticket for $10 with valid ID.
water splahes on an open hand
Arts and Culture | September 9, 2015
Performances run through Sept. 27 in the UNLV Black Box Theatre. Tickets are just $16.50. UNLV students can purchase one ticket for $10 with valid ID.
PAC Season poster
Arts and Culture | August 26, 2015
Southern Nevada’s longstanding performing arts venue will feature the acclaimed Charles Vanda Master Series, The Allegro Guitar Series, and the Chamber Music Series.
Cast of ACE
Arts and Culture | July 22, 2015
Broadway veterans and local Las Vegas professionals lead the cast of the Nevada Conservatory Theatre’s new musical “ACE.” Get tickets for the Aug. 22 and 23 performances.
ACE: A new American Musical
Arts and Culture | June 17, 2015
The Nevada Conservatory Theatre will present the new musical “ACE” in a fully-staged concert setting for two performances Aug. 22-23.
UNLV stamp in the concrete
Arts and Culture | April 17, 2015
An eclectic group of six vie for the spelling championship of a lifetime May 1-10. Directed by Tim Bennett.
Judy Bayley Theatre
Arts and Culture | March 30, 2015
Featuring Shakespeare's "Much Ado about Nothing," Quiara Alegría Hudes's "Water by the Spoonful," Harper Lee’s seminal "To Kill a Mockingbird," Cole Porter’s "Kiss Me, Kate," as well as special holiday shows.
Venus in Fur
Arts and Culture | March 10, 2015
David Ives' play, in collaboration with Cockroach Theatre, runs March 19-29 in the UNLV Black Box Theatre as well as at the Cockroach Theatre in Art Square in downtown Las Vegas.
Annual Nevada Entertainer/Artist Hall of Fame cover photo
Arts and Culture | February 5, 2015
This year's ceremony honors Dr. Keith Boman, arts advocate; Gary Nelson, director; and Paul Curtis Steelman, architect.
Six Characters in Search of an Author
Arts and Culture | February 4, 2015
The play, written by Luigi Pirandello, runs Feb. 20-29 and is directed by Jean Randich.