The Downtown Reno Library will be closing starting Monday, November 27 for renovations to the elevator, and is expected to reopen with limited services on Monday, December 18.
Karen Burns presented by Pioneer Center Golden Encore: a lifelong learning entertainment program for seniors
KAREN BURNS – Reno/Tahoe entertainment historian, Karen Burns, recalls the legendary showroom headliners
through her personal backstage accounts and the art of theatrical costume design. Karen began as a local chorus
girl, dancing with Betha the Elephant at John Ascuaga’s Nugget as well as in the legendary show Hello Hollywood
Hello before becoming a sought-after producer of live events. Her costume collection is one of the largest in the