Celebrate Liberace’s birthday in style

liberaceCan you imagine how Liberace would have spent his birthday if he were alive today? It would undoubtedly be bright, colorful and flashy with plenty of bling. While he may not be with us today, his legacy lives on forever.

Through Sunday, May 16, visit the Liberace Museum and get a chance to experience a variety of concerts, autograph signings and even some cake. Happy Birthday, Mr. Showmanship!

Tuesday, May 11
1 – 2 p.m.: Philip Fortenberry “Liberace and Me” show in the Cabaret Showroom (tickets are $15)
2 – 3 p.m.: Guided museum tour
2 – 4 p.m.: Liberace scholar Otto Ehling performance in the costume gallery
3 – 5 p.m.: Anna Nateece autograph session in the costume gallery
6 – 7 p.m.: Liberace movie in the Cabaret Showroom (The World of Liberace)
7 – 8 p.m.: Christopher Joel Carter IV in the Cabaret Showroom

Wednesday, May 12
11 a.m. – Noon: Guided museum tour
1 – 2 p.m.: Philip Fortenberry “Liberace and Me” show in the Cabaret Showroom (tickets are $15)
2 p.m.: Four Seasons String Quartet to play in Building One
2 – 3 p.m.: Guided museum tour
3 – 4 p.m.: Christopher Joel Carter IV in the costume gallery
7 – 9 p.m.: RagTagEntertainment/Travis Cloer show in the Cabaret Showroom (tickets are $20 in advance, $25 at the door)

Thursday, May 13
11 a.m. – Noon: Guided museum tour (Valeri Glava to play in Building One)
1 – 2 p.m.: Valeri Glava “A Musical Journey” show joined by Liberace scholar Christine Riegert (tickets are $10)
2 – 3 p.m.: Guided museum tour (Abigail Varghese to play in Building One for tour)
3 – 5 p.m.: Anna Nateece autograph session in the costume gallery
6 – 7 p.m.: Anna Kijanowska of UNLV faculty to play the classical piano in the Cabaret Showroom

Friday, May 14
11 a.m. – Noon: Guided museum tour
Noon – 1 p.m.: Lunch special with Andy Smith and the UNLV String Scholars (Café)
2 – 3 p.m.: Guided museum tour
3-5 p.m.: Christopher Joel Carter IV in the costume gallery
6 – 7 p.m.: Christopher Joel Carter IV and Abigail Varghese in the Cabaret Showroom

Saturday, May 15
11 a.m. – Noon: Guided museum tour
11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.: Danny Wright to play in Building One
1 – 2 p.m.: Philip Fortenberry “Liberace and Me” show in the Cabaret Showroom (tickets are $15)
2 – 3 p.m.: Guided museum tour
3 – 5 p.m.: Christopher Joel Carter IV with students in the costume gallery
7:30 – 9 p.m.: Lady “J” Huston concert in the Cabaret Showroom (tickets are $20 in advance, $25 at the door)

Sunday, May 16
11 a.m. – Noon: Danny Wright with Valeri Glava in the Cabaret Showroom
11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.: Abigail Varghese to play in Building One
Noon – 12:30 p.m.: Official birthday celebration with cake provided by Retro Bakery and singing of “Happy Birthday” (Retro Bakery cupcakes served to guests in attendance)
1 – 2 p.m.: Guided museum tour
2:30 – 3:30 p.m.: Ali Spuck “Here I Am” show in the Cabaret Showroom (tickets are $10)
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.: Liberace finale birthday celebration with Christopher Joel Carter IV in the Cabaret Showroom (tickets are $35 and include champagne and hors d’oeuvres)

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