2008-2009 Season

Neil Berg's 100 Years of Broadway

Sunday, September 14, 2008

A cast of five Broadway stars accompanied by an all-star New York band recreates memorable moments from the finest shows of the century including The Phantom of the Opera, Les Miserables and Cabaret. Featured are Charles Bergell, Jean Valjean in Les Miserables; Kimilee Bryant, Christine in Phantom of the Opera; Carter Calvert, Patsy Cline, Peggy Lee and Mae West in It Ain't Nothin' but the Blues; Lawrence Clayton, C. C. White in Dreamgirls; and Danny Zolli, Jesus in Jesus Christ Superstar.
neilberg.com


It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play

Saturday, November 14, 2008

In this unique “live” broadcast adaptation, the ON AIR sign lights up and you're in the studios of WBFR Radio on Christmas Eve 1946. Experience Frank Capra's beloved story in a new and intimate way as more than 30 characters and numerous scenes from the classic movie spring to life in a beautifully detailed show that recalls a mainstay of our past – the live radio drama.
ncstage.org


Kellylee Evans

Thursday, February 12, 2009

With a smooth style that slides through jazz, soul, blues and world music rhythms, Canadian songbird Kellylee Evans is a unique voice in the urban-jazz world. She was nominated for the 2007 Juno Award along with Michael Buble and finished second of 160 contestants in the prestigious Thelonious Monk International Jazz Vocalist competition at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC.
kellyleeevans.com


Chapter 6

Tuesday, March 17, 2009

A cappella group Chapter 6's unique sound has been featured on everything from American Idol to Good Morning America to a National Symphony Orchestra concert at the Kennedy Center. Their show includes a blend of pop/jazz harmonies and tongue-in-cheek lyrics that are sure to bring spontaneous bursts of applause and laughter.
chapter6.com


Christine Lavin

Saturday, May 9, 2009

Comedienne, singer, and songwriter Lavin can turn any size theatre into her living room. Her zany antics and memorable lyrics will make this an evening you won't soon forget with song titles like “Sensitive New Age Guys” and “Tom Cruise Scares Me.” A founding member of “Four Bitchin' Babes,” Lavin has recorded numerous solo albums and sung with a who's who of folk music artists over her long career.
christinelavin.com


 

Upcoming Events

2014-15 Davis Theatre tickets are now on sale.

 

The Galleries will be closed Saturday and Monday, Aug. 30 and Sept. 1, for Labor Day. The arts council offices will also be closed Sept. 1.

 

Community Theatre: Noises Off

Sept. 11-28

Old Courthouse Theatre

Hilarious farce about a cast of itinerant actors rehearsing a flop. Call 704-788-2405 for tickets or more information.

 

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