Nevada’s 150th Anniversary Celebrated at Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert at The Smith Center

Nevada's 150th Anniversary Celebrated at Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert at The Smith Center
On Sept. 22, 2014, The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert celebrated Nevada’s 150th anniversary and featured some of the best entertainers of the Las Vegas Strip as they came together for one night to celebrate Nevada’s cultural heritage (Photo © Erik Kabik/ erikkabik.com)

Frankie Moreno and Gilbert Magnet School Kids perform at the Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
Frankie Moreno and Gilbert Magnet School Kids perform at the Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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Proceeds the event benefitted The Smith Center’s education outreach programs.

Some of the performers included cast members of Cirque du Soleil, Jubilee!, Jersey Boys, Million Dollar Quartet and Penn & Teller plus singers Clint Holmes, Frankie Moreno, Las Vegas Mass Choir, Human Nature and more. There were also special appearances by Jerry Lewis, Susan Anton, Philip Fortenberry, Wayne Newton, Robin Leach, Antonio Fargas and Mark Shunock from “Rock of Ages”, plus tributes to Frank Sinatra and Mark Twain.

Jerry Lewis at the Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
Jerry Lewis at the Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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Wayne Newton at the Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
Wayne Newton at the Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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Clint Holmes at The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
Clint Holmes at The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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Penn & Teller at The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
Penn & Teller at The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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Frank Sinatra tribute at The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
Frank Sinatra tribute at The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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Susan Anton at The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
Susan Anton at The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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Antonio Fargas at The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
Antonio Fargas at The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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Myron Martin at The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
Myron Martin at The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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Frankie Moreno at The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
Frankie Moreno at The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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Philip Fortenberry at The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
Philip Fortenberry at The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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Mark Shunock at The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
Mark Shunock at The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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Mark Twain tribute at The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
Mark Twain tribute at The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert
The Nevada Sesquicentennial All-Star Concert

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