News: Performing Arts Center

artwork of figures in colorful jumpsuits in desert
Arts and Culture | August 15, 2022

Exhibitions highlight painting, photography, sculpture, video, and more by artists from around the globe. 

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Arts and Culture | August 15, 2022

Each time Cirque Mechanics takes the stage, audiences are thrilled and amazed by the matchless skill and innovation of its creators, acrobats, and groundbreaking storylines framed by remarkable machines and devices.


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Arts and Culture | August 9, 2022

Rey is regarded by flamenco aficionados as among the world’s top premier flamenco guitar virtuosos.

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Arts and Culture | July 29, 2022

Opening reception for the exhibition curated by professor Erika Abad will be Sept. 2.

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Arts and Culture | July 21, 2022

All the music on new Clocks in Motion Percussion album, Oneira, composed by UNLV's Jennifer Bellor.

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Arts and Culture | July 18, 2022

The Flashlight has become a treasured part of the UNLV landscape. Here's the back story on how it came to be.

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Arts and Culture | July 18, 2022

Join the Barrick Museum as it says goodbye to Spirit of the LandStill Motion, and The Mojave Project

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Arts and Culture | July 12, 2022

Tickets go on sale Aug. 30 at the UNLV Performing Arts Center Box Office.

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Arts and Culture | May 18, 2022

Theatre MFA candidate Skylar Schock and theatre and film professor Adam Paul executive produce the event, an evening of stand-up comedy, followed by a talk-back with the comics aimed at opening up conversation and sharing resources for mental health.

jazz ensemble posing with instruments
Arts and Culture | May 10, 2022

The UNLV Jazz & Commercial Music program has garnered 39 DownBeat Student Music Awards since 2010.

painting of a Black woman with a ponytail
Arts and Culture | May 10, 2022

The upcoming season celebrates theater with a variety of productions the entire family will love.

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Arts and Culture | April 28, 2022

The biannual Open Studios is an opportunity for the community to visit the graduate studios and meet the artists.