Posts tagged as: The Smith Center

2013 Best Musical ‘Kinky Boots’ to make a stomp in Vegas

2013 Best Musical ‘Kinky Boots’ to make a stomp in Vegas

“Kinky Boots,” the Broadway hit about fetish footwear, will have Vegas kicking up its heels when it comes to The Smith Center September 2014. The show won the 2013 Tony Awards for “Best Musical” and “Best Score.” (It also won for its leading man, choreography, orchestration and sound design.) A struggling family-owned English shoe factory [...]

Celebrate Mardi Gras, Vegas-style

Celebrate Mardi Gras, Vegas-style

Mardi Gras is French for “Fat Tuesday,” referring to the practice of the last night of drinking, debauchery and eating rich, unhealthy foods before the ritual fasting of the Lenten season.  While New Orleans might be the king when it comes to Mardi Gras, it isn’t the only city that knows how to celebrate. Plenty [...]

Ten of the most unique chandeliers in Vegas

Ten of the most unique chandeliers in Vegas

From historic elegance to high-tech swagger, the chandeliers that illuminate the casinos and other attractions in Las Vegas run the gamut. A variety of materials have been used to convey their unique designs – things like dazzling crystals, hand-blown glass, saxophones and even empty tequila bottles. Although some of these eye-catching pieces appear to be [...]

Architecture and art at The Smith Center in downtown Las Vegas

Architecture and art at The Smith Center in downtown Las Vegas

Innovation, craftsmanship and sustainability are key to the new performing arts center By Renée LiButti VEGAS.com A unique facility that boasts unrivaled presentation capabilities, The Smith Center is a showcase work of both architecture and art. The $470 million complex opening on March 10 is the result of a harmonious combination of structural and fine [...]

Take your seat in downtown Las Vegas!

Take your seat in downtown Las Vegas!

The curtain is rising on The Smith Center for the Performing Arts By Renée LiButti VEGAS.com The celebration is well underway. The subject of nearly two decades of discussion, planning, construction and anticipation, The Smith Center for the Performing Arts is opening on March 10 with a grand show produced by George Steven Jr., who [...]

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