Thanksgiving is on the tip of every tongue now, as they crave the taste of potatoes and pie. When it comes to counting up the holidays, here are some fun events to help pass the time.
11 / 04-11 / 13: A Midsummer Night’s dream
The University of Nevada, Reno’s School of Arts and the College of Liberal Arts present a re-enactment of Shakespeare’s play “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” The event will take place November 4-6 and November 10-13, 7:30 to 9:30 pm The parody play will take place at the Church of Fine Arts at the Redfield Studio Theater. Tickets cost $ 5 for students, $ 12 for seniors, and $ 15 for adults.
11/12/11/14: The Old Maid and the Thief: Radio Opera Cliffhanger Edition
The UNR opera workshop will perform pieces from “The Old Maid and the Thief” by Gian Carlo Menotti on November 12 from 7:30 pm to 9 pm. The performance will also take place on November 14 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. in the Harlan O & Barbara R. Hall recital hall and will cost seven dollars.
11/15: Double head concert for horn ensemble and trumpet ensemble
The university presents a double-title concert on November 15 at 7:30 p.m. in the Hall recital hall. The event is free and will feature a variety of different musical compositions ranging from jazz to pop.
26/10/12/24: Nevada Day Show
The Nevada Artists Association Gallery presents the Nevada Day art exhibit from noon to 4 p.m. which opened on October 26. The exhibition will judge all different mediums including 3D, acrylic, digital photography, dry media, pastel, photography, mixed media, oil, water media, and others. It is a recurring event.
The classic, autobiographical musical based on the American adventure life of Alexander Hamilton is finally coming to Reno. The performance dates of “Hamilton” are recurring from November 3 to 14 at different times. The event will take place at the Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts. Tickets are limited, so buy them while they’re available.
11/12: Vintage Christmas painting night
There will be a Vintage Christmas Painting Party at the Color Me Mine location in Reno on November 12 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Come paint a vintage Christmas tree with their unique glazes and have fun with your friends while you do. Banknotes start at ten dollars.
11/13: Craftsmen’s Day 2021
Join this group of artists, artisans and small businesses at the Hidden Valley Country Club for the Artisan Holiday Faire on November 13 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This event will have free parking and entry.
11/13: Hands on! Second saturday
At the Nevada Museum of Art, admission will be free to all visitors from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. for an event called Second Saturday. This event offers a program of fun hands-on activities. For the specific date of November 13th, there will be a public guided tour at 11am, a live performance by the “Red Hoop Singers” at 11:30 am and a reading for the launch of Sophie Sheppard’s book, “The Moon’s Tear: Le rÃªve d ‘ a night in the desert The second Saturday event is offered by the Estelle J. Kelsey Foundation.
11/13: Night In the City Concert Series with Randall King
The Night in the City concert series features Randall King for a night out at Virginia St. Brewhouse. Join the king, one of the new generations of modern traditionalists in the country, for an exciting country concert on November 13 from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. The event costs six dollars and is open to all ages 21 and over. Doors open at 6 p.m. for early risers.
11/15: Basement session
Join Note-Able Music Therapy Services at the McKinley Arts & Culture Center auditorium to find out how this program uses music to improve community health. The event is free and very educational if you are interested in learning how music helps your mental, physical and social health. It will take place on November 15 from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m.
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