Category: Performing Arts

A Talented Trio

| May 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Visual, literary and performing artists achieve acclaim Written by Alison Bender With the breadth of talent in the Tahoe region, it’s not easy to cull from a list of the area’s best artists. Between the mountain air, stunning scenery and the appreciative audiences, the area draws outstanding talent. For the Best of Tahoe issue, we […]

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“Coppelia” marries comedy and ballet at Sand Harbor

| July 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Written by Kyle Magin The bright lights of Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival will again illuminate the storytelling abilities of Sierra Nevada Ballet (SNB) next week as the company sets to perform Coppelia. The ballet classic—a comedy—begins its two-performance run in the Sierra Saturday at University of Nevada, Reno’s Nightingale Concert Hall. It’ll be featured at […]

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Les Misérables: From the Big Screen to the Village Green

| June 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Written by Kyle Magin In less than a week, the 50-member cast of the Tahoe Players’ production of Les Misérables takes the stage at Incline Village’s Village Green. Backed by an 18 piece orchestra including members of the Reno Philharmonic, it’ll mark the first Tahoe-area performance of the beloved classic by the Incline-based performing arts […]

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Weekend Outlook: June 20-23

| June 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

This weekend features the longest day of the year (Friday), a full moon (Saturday-Sunday), and a glorious-looking weather forecast. If you’re not up here and going full-tilt, you’re missing out. Here are a few reminders from us about what’s going on at The Lake and in Truckee this weekend. If you have an event to […]

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Full-Length Ballet comes to Sand Harbor

| July 13, 2012 | 1 Comment

The performance of Giselle features an area native By Kyle Magin Giselle, an iconic performance in the world of ballet, tells the story of a young peasant girl who falls in love with an unattainable interest, her death and the triumph of love over evil. It’s performed the world over by top ballet companies, one […]

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