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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

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Arts and Culture | November 28, 2022

This heartwarming memory play by two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Lynn Nottage runs in the Judy Bayley Theatre on Dec. 9-18.

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Arts and Culture | October 5, 2022

The theatre professor on the current political parallels, misunderstandings surrounding Chekhov's works, and what it's like to collaborate with Fine Arts faculty.

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Arts and Culture | September 27, 2022

The last of the great Chekhovian canon, The Cherry Orchard examines the lives of an aristocratic Russian landowner and her family at the turn of the 20th century.

 

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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 12, 2022

In Shakespeare's enchanting comedy, misguided passions mix with magic spells to blur the lines between order and disorder, reality and illusion.

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Arts and Culture | February 27, 2022
Stage director Linda Lister and music director/conductor Darryl Cooper helm this double bill of divas.

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.