Selma Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day by watching this powerful movie about one of King’s greatest accomplishments, the 1965 voting-rights march from Selma to Montgomery in Alabama. Now playing.
The Nightly Show Comedian Larry Wilmore takes over The Colbert Report’s old time-slot with this Jon Stewart-produced panel-discussion show, which promises a diverse range of voices making fun of current events. Monday-Thursday, 11:30 p.m., Comedy Central; premieres January 19.
Dilated Peoples Evidence, Rakaa and Babu opened for Jurassic 5 at the Cosmo pool in July, but this time LA’s veteran hip-hop trio gets a headlining set to do its full, melodious thing. With Ekoh, NOVN, Mr. Ebranes, Cash Colligan; January 16, 8 p.m., $18-$22, Fremont Country Club.
UNLV VS. New Mexico The Runnin’ Rebels’ clashes with the Lobos are typically tight, but UNLV will have to play like the team that toppled then-No. 3 Arizona—not the one that fell to Reno at home—to keep this one close. January 21, 8 p.m., $20-$110, Thomas & Mack Center.
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat It’s not a dress, thank you very much. It’s a dreamcoat. The musical about Israel’s favorite son is so legit, almost the entire thing is sung. January 20-25, Tuesday-Sunday, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday & Sunday, 2 p.m., $28-$119, Smith Center’s Reynolds Hall.
Sunday Night Supper Series MTO Café took a break from its guest-chef-filled, monthly pop-up dinners in order to open its Summerlin restaurant. Now it’s back; let the tastiness resume. January 18, 5:30 p.m., $65, 702-380-8229 for reservations.
Oxtail soup at the Cal January is National Soup Month, a good excuse to indulge in one of our city’s favorite dishes, this meaty, magnificent cure-all at the Cal. Available 11 p.m.-9 a.m., $9.99, Market Street Cafe.