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Arts Council Concert Saturday Night

Sō Percussion has redefined the scope and vital role of the modern percussion ensemble with innovative multi-genre original productions, sensational interpretations of modern classics, and an “exhilarating blend of precision and anarchy, rigor and bedlam,” (The New Yorker). Sō’s repertoire ranges from “classics” of the 20th century, by John Cage, Steve Reich, and Iannis Xenakis…

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Author Event Saturday — Don’t Skip Out on Me

by Carol Lloyd — Determined to prove his worth, a half-Paiute, half-Irish ranch hand from Tonopah who was abandoned by his parents, leaves his aging guardians to become a champion boxer before matches organized in Mexico and Las Vegas lead to his realization that he cannot change his identity or outrun his destiny. Vlautin’s writings…

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Champions for the Arts Advocacy Day

The Cultural Alliance Nevada hosts “Champions for the Arts” Advocacy day in Carson City today at the Nevda State Legislature. Artists, Arts Educators, Art Students, Arts Organizations from around the state will come together to participate in Arts Advocacy activities and meet their legislators. According to the organization, Nevada is home to 4,942 arts-related businesses…

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Day of the Dead Meets “An Evening With the Arts”

By Leanna Lehman —  The Churchill Arts Council held its 33rd annual fundraising dinner and silent auction Saturday, March 2nd at the Fallon Convention Center honoring Día de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, bringing a splash of color and culture to the annual event. The CAC has dedicated the last 33 years not…

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Tourism Authority Grants $47,000 to Local Organizations

By Rachel Dahl —  The Fallon Convention and Tourism Authority Board met January 15, 2019 in their regularly scheduled meeting and reviewed several grant applications from local organizations. Board members Kelly Frost and Jay Bhakta granted a total of $47,000 to six local community groups in support of events those groups host in Fallon that…

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