November is finally among us Wolf Pack! Let’s see what this week’s events entails as we crawl our way through the remainder of the semester.
11/04-11/13: A Midsummer Night’s Dream
On Nov. 4-6 and on Nov. 10-13, from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., the University of Nevada, Reno’s School of Arts and College of Liberal Arts present a reenactment of Shakespeare’s play “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” The parody play will take place in the Church Fine Arts at the Redfield Studio Theatre. Tickets are $5 for students, $12 for seniors and $15 for adults.
11/05: Sonic Borders
On Nov. 5 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., visual media artist Guillermo Galindo will perform a set of compositions in this “Sonic Borders” concert at the Harlan O & Barbara R. Hall Recital Hall, located in the Church Fine Arts. The event is free.
In room 110 in the Church Fine Arts, the local Tech House DJ, Victor Crulich, will come to the university for a guest presentation and small performance. The event will occur on Nov. 9 from 1 p.m. to 2:20 p.m. There is no cost to attend.
10/26-12/24: Nevada Day Show
The Nevada Artists Association Gallery presents the Nevada Day art show from noon to 4 p.m. starting Oct. 26. The show will judge all different mediums including 3D, acrylic, digital photography, dry media, pastel, photography, mixed media, oil, water media, and others. This is a recurring event.
At the McKinley Arts and Culture Center, for anyone ages twelve and older, there will be a ceramics workshop available to learn new techniques or master old ones, for $45. The workshop will take place from 9:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.
The Nevada Museum of Art is hosting a Virtual Educator Evening for Las Vegas artist, Justin Favela on Zoom. The event will occur on Nov. 3 from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Favela will discuss his known sculptures that were based on his experiences with American pop-culture and the Latinx society.
The classic, autobiographical musical based on the life of Alexander Hamilton’s American adventures finally comes to Reno. The “Hamilton” performance dates are recurring from Nov. 3 until Nov. 14 at a range of different times. The event will take place at the Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts. Tickets are limited, so get them while they’re available.
On Nov. 4 from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. the Nevada Museum of Art will be hosting a virtual art discussion about the Latimer School: Lorenzo Latimer and the Latimer Art Club. The program will be hosted on Zoom, but registration is still required.
11/06: Tree of Life Wire Sculpture
At Copper Cat Studio on Nov. 6 two classes will be hosted by Sally King at 10 a.m. or 1 p.m. Each class will act as a guide on creating your own beaded tree of life sculpture. The event is available for anyone twelve or older and masks are required. Ticket prices range from $40 through Venmo and $43 through card.
The Nevada Museum of Art holds a workshop for people ages fifteen and older to learn from instructor MD Welch about Adobe Lightroom Classic CC. The event will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be another event on Nov. 13 and both require registration.
The Reno Holiday Market Extravaganza will occur at the Meadowood Mall on Nov. 6, from 10 a.m. till 9 p.m. Join the holiday shopping cheer from 30 local vendors. The event will have holiday music, Santa picture opportunities and fun giveaways.
11/06-11/07: Handmade For the Holidays
Join some local artists, small businesses and craftsmen for the fifth annual handmade craft fair at the Red Hawk Golf & Resort Event Center on Nov. 6 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and on Nov. 7 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.. The event will have free parking and admission.
11/06: Carin Leon
Carin Leon will be performing a concert at the Grand Sierra Theatre on Nov. 6 at 8 p.m. Tickets start at $85 and will run fast, so buy them while you can. There is also a list of COVID-19 regulations, so plan accordingly.
11/05-11/06: Dia de los Muertos Celebration
At the Nevada State Museum, on Nov. 5 and 6, there will be a free cultural event that occurs from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. It is the fifteenth annual celebration and it is family friendly. Don’t miss this beautiful, free-admission celebration.
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