Summer at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts

You may have heard that Hamilton is coming to Las Vegas and you probably also heard that tickets went so fast that if you were not in possession of a couple of seats seconds after they went on sale, you probably did not get any. Don’t fret, there is plenty of great entertainment happening at the Smith Center in Las Vegas. Who wanted to see Hamilton anyway? Well…

Performances at Reynolds Hall

Hamilton in Las Vegas

Well, yes it is playing in Las Vegas all summer with performances throughout June and July. If you don’t know the story Hamilton is about one of the founding fathers of our country and told through the eye of a modern-day storyteller. Imagine learning history with a brighter light shed on what really happened. Now imagine that history class being taught to the sound of hip-hop, jazz, blues, rap, R&B, and Broadway magic.

Dates for Hamilton at The Smith Center for the Performing Arts:

Friday, June 1, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, June 2, 2018 through Sunday, June 3, 2018 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.; Tuesday, June 5, 2018 through Friday, June 8, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, June 9, 2018 through Sunday, June 10, 2018 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.; Tuesday, June 12, 2018 through Friday, June 15, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, June 16, 2018 through Sunday, June 17, 2018 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.; Tuesday, June 19, 2018 through Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.; Friday, June 22, 2018 through Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 2 p.m.

Jackson Browne in Las Vegas

Friday, July 13, 2018 at 8 p.m.
Ticket prices start at $40
One of popular music’s greatest legends.

Through his five-decade career, Jackson Browne has written and performed many of popular music’s most cherished hits, just a few including “The Pretender,” “Running On Empty,” “Somebody’s Baby” and “Doctor My Eyes.” An inductee of both the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and the Songwriter’s Hall of Fame, Browne is credited with defining a genre of songwriting charged with honesty, emotion and personal politics.

Dave Koz and Friends Summer Horns Tour Featuring Gerald Albright, Rick Braun, Richard Elliot and Introducing Aubrey Logan

Saturday, July 28, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.
Ticket prices start at $33

“A musician of unflappable rhythmic aplomb.” – The New York Times

Returning to The Smith Center by popular demand, nine-time Grammy nominee Dave Koz performs his electrifying jazz-saxophone stylings with a powerhouse lineup of brass masters, including Gerald Albright, Rick Braun, Richard Elliot and Aubrey Logan. Following Koz’s first two highly successful Summer Horns Tours, this year’s tour showcases the same high-energy delivery of swinging hits, including songs from the hotly anticipated new album, “Dave Koz and Friends Summer Horns.” The first “Summer Horns” release debuted at No. 1 on Billboard’s Current Contemporary Jazz Albums chart.

Myron’s Cabaret Jazz

An intimate setting for a personal performances at Myron’s

Show List:

Ariana Savalas – Myron’s Cabaret Jazz

Friday, June 1, 2018 at 7 p.m.

Ticket prices start at $39

Ben Hale and Friends– Myron’s Cabaret Jazz

Saturday, June 2, 2018 at 7 p.m.

Ticket prices start at $25

Frankie Moreno – Myron’s Cabaret Jazz
Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at 8 p.m. 

Ticket prices start at $30

Giada Valenti – From Venice with Love – Myron’s Cabaret Jazz

Thursday, June 7, 2018 at 8 p.m.

Ticket prices start at $35

 Conversations with Norm – Myron’s Cabaret Jazz
Saturday, June 9, 2018 at 2 p.m.

Ticket prices start at $25

“Conversations with Norm” is a quarterly interview presentation hosted by former Review-Journal man-about-town columnist Norm Clarke, who covered the celebrity scene.

Frank LaSpina – Myron’s Cabaret Jazz

Sunday, June 10, 2018 at 2 p.m.; Sunday, July 1, 2018 at 2 p.m. 

Ticket prices start at $25

Paula Cole – Myron’s Cabaret Jazz  

Friday, June 15, 2018 at 7 p.m.; Saturday, June 16, 2018 at 7 p.m.
Ticket prices start at $39

Frankie Moreno – Myron’s Cabaret Jazz
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at 8 p.m. 

Ticket prices start at $30

Composer’s Showcase – Myron’s Cabaret Jazz

Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at 10:30 p.m.
Ticket prices start at $20

The Composers Showcase of Las Vegas is an entertainment forum that allows local composers and songwriters the opportunity to present original musical material to a supportive audience in an informal cabaret-style setting. Founded and hosted by Keith Thompson (Jersey Boys) and Michael Brennan (Le Reve)

 “The Great American Soul Book” performed by The Lon Bronson Band with Special Guest Star Larry Braggs

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 8 p.m.

Ticket prices start at $25

Michelle Johnson: Salute to Singer-Songwriters – Myron’s Cabaret Jazz
Friday, June 29, 2018 at 8 p.m.

Ticket prices start at $22

David Perrico Pop Strings Orchestra featuring The Las Vegas Tenors – Myron’s Cabaret Jazz

Saturday, July 14, 2018 at 8 p.m.
Tickets start at $25 

Frankie Moreno’s Summer Party – Myron’s Cabaret Jazz
Friday, July 20, 2018 at 8 p.m.

Ticket prices start at $30

The Donny Nova Band in Concert starring Corey Cott and Laura Osnes – Myron’s Cabaret Jazz

Saturday, July 21 at 6 p.m. & 8:30 p.m.
Ticket prices start at $39

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