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It's renditions of well-known songs, but she makes them her own.

The Lady Rizo brings her irreverent cabaret show Downtown

October 22nd, 2014

It's renditions of well-known songs, but she makes them her own.

  • The stage show, currently at the Smith Center, was written and directed by Nevada native Ryan Reid, granddaughter of Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid.

  • A nine-piece band and dancers in industrial-inspired costuming take Vegas down the rabbit hole once again.

  • The biggest complaints from fans? It's too short.

  • He used getting up on stage to help overcome his social anxiety.

  • It doesn't pack quite the emotional punch you'd expect.

  • But then again, this play has undone many a production company.

  • Want to show up in costume? Find out which MAC shade you'll need to complete the look.

  • The Broadway hit kicked off its first national tour on the Reynolds Hall stage.

  • The three-act comedy considers a late-19th century partnership between two women that may or may not be sexual.

  • As if Vegas wasn't kinky enough already ...

  • The entire cast—imported from Chicago’s Theater Wit—is uniformly excellent.

  • As heart-wrenching as it can be, it’s also a bitingly witty drama.

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