The city of Las Vegas offers two family theatre options Feb. 14-22 at the Historic Fifth Street School. Rainbow Company will present “Spinning Nevada’s Past” Feb. 14-16. Each year, an original play featuring Nevada history is produced by the youth theatre company, using colorful historic characters and music that makes everyone smile. Appropriate for ages 7 through adult, the show will tour selected schools in Clark County this spring, following this debut. Show times are 7 p.m. Feb. 14-15 and 2 p.m. Feb. 15-16. Tickets are priced at $5 per person, available online at www.artslasvegas.org or by calling (702) 229-6553 or 229-6383. The Historic Fifth Street School is located at 401 S. Fourth St.
Children and adults alike will be entertained and engaged by “The Monster Who Ate My Peas™,” a tale about the value of will power, to be performed Saturday, Feb. 22, at 10:30 a.m. General admission is $3 per person. Presented by ArtsPower and based on the award-winning book written by Danny Schnitzlein and illustrated by Matthew Faulkner, the musical tells the funny and poignant story of a young boy who doesn't want to eat his peas. Visit www.artslasvegas.org or call (702) 229-3515 or 229-6383 for tickets, more information, and a full calendar of cultural events.