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Changing Gallery at Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas

Tom Dyer
Exhibits Manager



Wes Southerland




Les Folies Bergère:

Entertaining Las Vegas One Rhinestone at a Time

An exhibition of Folies Bergère photographs, artwork, and stage costume.

The exhibition explores the beauty, artistry, and extravagance of Vegas’ longest running Parisian cabaret show. Included in the exhibit are rarely seen photographs, artwork, documents, oral and video histories and spectacular stage costumes from the archives at the Las Vegas News Bureau, UNLV Libraries Special Collections and the Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas. The unique exhibition interprets the legacy of the stage show via the personal narratives of those individuals who brought life to Las Vegas’ Folies Bergère.

The exhibition will be on display through August 31st, 2017 and is presented concurrently at:

Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas
Open to the public Tuesday through Sunday, 9 am to 5 pm

Las Vegas Convention Center
Free and open to the public Monday through Friday, 8 – 5 p.m.

This exhibition is brought to you by the Las Vegas Convention and Visitor Authority’s Las Vegas News Bureau in partnership with the Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas.