Still Dancing After All These Years

August 25, 2011

At 87 years old, Marta Becket still captivates audiences at the Amargosa Opera House she stumbled upon almost 45 years ago.  The September/October edition of Nevada Magazine highlights the legendary Marta, whose dedication to the arts has kept the Opera House alive all these years. Read the full article here:

A New Day in Amargosa

October 6, 2010

The old adage “The show must go” is definitely the sentiment of the Amargosa Opera House. Although Marta Becket no longer goes en point her creative spirit is still going strong. Saturday, October 30th marks the debut of a permanent American historic exhibition and dance performance entitled “If These Walls Could Talk.” A collaboration between Marta and Sandy Scheller this show includes mime, video footage, and art.

More details about the show including show times and tickets can be found at

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