Henderson Libraries has a full slate of International Festival events in April and May. You learn about another culture, through classes, demonstrations, exhibits, and performances. Included: cooking demonstrations and classes, arts and crafts, language classes, discussions, and films.
The season ender is a collection of works choreographed by the bachelor of fine arts majors in dance, performance, and choreography. Thu–Sat 7:30P; Fri–Sun 2:30P, $18. Alta Ham Fine Arts Dance Studio One at UNLV, unlv.edu
This thrilling production will be accompanied by an exhilarating storyline to create a stunning vocabulary of movement intended to resonate with 21st century audiences. Fri 7P; Sat 2P, $5–$8. Nicholas J. Horn Theatre, 3200 E. Cheyenne Ave., csn.edu/pac
Accompanied by master harpist Mariano Gonzalez, these stellar dancers will blow you away with their fantastic moves and outstanding choreography. 7P, $11 in advance, $13 on show day. Winchester Cultural Center, 3130 McLeod Drive, clarkcountynv.gov
Dance the night away with a live band and hits by Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Benny Goodman, and Woody Herman. Refreshments, wine, and beer available for purchase. 7P, $15. Charleston Heights Arts Center, 800 S. Brush St., artslasvegas.org
Show business legends and members of some of the most renowned dance companies celebrate dance in all its forms. Proceeds benefit the Actors Fund and Future Dance. 7:30P, $26–$79. Reynolds Hall at The Smith Center, thesmithcenter.com
Wednesdays 6:30 to 8:45 p.m. Celebrate the beautiful ballroom dance styles of Scotland including driving reels, jigs, strathspeys or lilting airs. Dancers should wear comfortable clothes and soft shoes. Ages 13+ only. $5. Charleston Heights Arts Center, 800 S. Brush St.