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Nevada Conservatory Theatre News

With more than 2,000 season subscribers and 18,000 attendees each year, the Nevada Conservatory Theatre is among the most notable and best-attended performing arts organizations in Las Vegas.

Current Nevada Conservatory Theatre News

Arts and Culture | January 12, 2021

This year, the university honors both 2020 and 2021 recipients - and the line-up of Las Vergas luminaries couldn't be brighter!

woman seated in art gallery
Arts and Culture | April 15, 2020

Each weekly episode focuses on a different art theme.

UNLV students rehearse a dance performance.
Arts and Culture | March 5, 2019

Lawmakers to hear from faculty, students on first-ever ‘Fine Arts Day.’

Norma Saldivar talking to students
People | January 29, 2018

This new department chair says the move to UNLV allows her to continue her commitment to developing new generations of theater devotees.

woman and man
Arts and Culture | January 26, 2018

Excluded as a black man from the major leagues during his prime, Troy Maxon's bitterness takes its toll on his relationships with his wife and son.

Nevada Conservatory Theatre In The News

Las Vegas Review Journal
December 6, 2019

UNLV’s Master of Fine Arts candidates show off their recent works Friday at the Open Studios event.

Las Vegas Weekly
December 5, 2019

Since it was first published in 1950, C.S. Lewis' beloved Chronicles of Narnia fantasy series has delighted generations of kids and adults. In The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, young Lucy leads her siblings through a mysterious wardrobe, leaving behind besieged World War II-era England for the otherworldly land of Narnia.

Las Vegas Review Journal
April 30, 2018

Like Shakespeare’s Hamlet, Pippin is a prince — the son of the medieval king Charlemagne.

Las Vegas Weekly
January 25, 2018

It’s an hour before curtain on opening night. There’s a jolly, frantic feeling among the cast and crew as they make the final preparations for the first production from the new student-run theater group, UNLV Second Stage.

Las Vegas Review Journal
September 29, 2017

Players come and go, but the team plays on. That’s as true in the theater as it is on the athletic field. The latest case in point: Nevada Conservatory Theatre, UNLV’s professional theater training program, which launches its 2017-18 season Friday with “Take Me Out,” playwright Richard Greenberg’s comedy-drama about a beloved baseball star’s revelation that he’s gay.