The Las Vegas Review-Journal reported on July 12 that the Smith Center, the city’s soon-to-open performing arts venue, will be selling tickets for its first season beginning July 26. Play-goers will be able to purchase tickets for a set of four Broadway plays making pit-stops in Las Vegas, and tickets to individual shows will be available later in the fall. Prices will range from $99 to $309 for the four-show packages and individual show tickets are expected to be in the $24 to $89 ballpark.

Performances schedule for the spring of 2012 include “The Color Purple” (April 3-8), “Mary Poppins” (May 22-27), “Million Dollar Quartet” (June12-17) and “Memphis” (July 18-22). “Wicked” will be playing in late August through early October 2012, but a ticket sale price and date has yet to be announced.

The 2,050-seat Reynolds Hall will be playing host to the guests and will be the permanent venue for the Las Vegas Philharmonic and Nevada Ballet Theatre. Other performing spaces, including a black box theater and a cabaret space, comprise the $502 million Smith Center, which is expected to open on March 10, 2012.

Find the Review-Journal’s full story here¬†and, for more information about the Smith Center, check out the link at the top of this post. For coverage of a public lecture from Smith Center designers, click here.

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