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Wednesday, September 17, 2008, 7 pm
Artist: Canada's National Parks
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Tickets: $8
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Wednesday, October 15, 2008, 7 pm
Artist: Bavaria
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Tickets: $8
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Sunday, October 19, 2008, 3 pm
Artist: Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra
Description: Green Eyes, Amapola, Tangerine, I Understand, I'm Glad There Is You, Maria Elena, and So Rare- all great songs-and all hits of the fabulous Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra. The combined energy of the band with director Bill Tole's sweet, smooth, sentimental style and the elegance of vocalist Nancy Knorr will transport you from the 1940's right through the decades. Enjoy the sounds of American music-our history.
Tickets: $35, $32 for Seniors, $18 for students
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Saturday, October 25, 2008, 7 pm
Artist: The Adventures of Little Brown Bear
Description: Produced by River Raisin Youth Theatre, based on the stories told by Elizabeth Upham McWebb and adapted for the stage by Vicki Maxwell, this heartwarming show chronicles the curious bear that appears in seven books written by Monroe's beloved Aunt Bett. A children's theatre for the child in all of us!
Tickets: All tickets are $8
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Sunday, October 26, 2008, 2 pm
Artist: The Adventures of Little Brown Bear
Description: Produced by River Raisin Youth Theatre, based on the stories told by Elizabeth Upham McWebb and adapted for the stage by Vicki Maxwell, this heartwarming show chronicles the curious bear that appears in seven books written by Monroe's beloved Aunt Bett. A children's theatre for the child in all of us!
Tickets: All tickets are $8
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Saturday, November 1, 2008, 8 pm
Artist: Branson on the Road
Description: In the same tradition as the traveling road shows during the glory days of the Grand Ole Opry, Branson On The Road keeps you tapping, laughing and smiling. Classic country, hilarious comedy, bluegrass, rockabilly, hand-clappin' gospel, and great songs you know and love. Co-host Debbie Horton holds the distinction of being the only woman to have ever played lead guitar for Johnny Cash.
Tickets: $25, $22 for Seniors, $15 for students
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Saturday, December 6, 2008, 2 pm
Artist: The Nutcracker Ballet
Description: Continue the holiday tradition and share the magic of the Nutcracker Ballet! Hailed in its 2004 debut as Monroe's most lavish Nutcracker, this classic holiday ballet returns to the stage as a truly spectacular collaboration with lavish sets, scenery, and costumes. With music composed by Peter Tchaikovsky and choreographed by Gail Choate-Pettit, The Nutcracker is a spectacle that both children and adults of all ages will cherish forever.
Tickets: $16, $14 for Seniors, $10 for students
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Saturday, December 6, 2008, 7 pm
Artist: The Nutcracker Ballet
Description: Continue the holiday tradition and share the magic of the Nutcracker Ballet! Hailed in its 2004 debut as Monroe's most lavish Nutcracker, this classic holiday ballet returns to the stage as a truly spectacular collaboration with lavish sets, scenery, and costumes. With music composed by Peter Tchaikovsky and choreographed by Gail Choate-Pettit, The Nutcracker is a spectacle that both children and adults of all ages will cherish forever.
Tickets: $16, $14 for Seniors, $10 for students
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Sunday, December 7, 2008, 2 pm
Artist: The Nutcracker Ballet
Description: Continue the holiday tradition and share the magic of the Nutcracker Ballet! Hailed in its 2004 debut as Monroe's most lavish Nutcracker, this classic holiday ballet returns to the stage as a truly spectacular collaboration with lavish sets, scenery, and costumes. With music composed by Peter Tchaikovsky and choreographed by Gail Choate-Pettit, The Nutcracker is a spectacle that both children and adults of all ages will cherish forever.
Tickets: $16, $14 for Seniors, $10 for students
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Saturday, December 13, 2008, 8 pm
Artist: Peace and Joy: A Christmas Celebration
Description: A show that calls out to families everywhere! Acclaimed tenor Ciaran Sheehan and Soprano Gay Willis perform timeless classics from the Emerald Isle, show stoppers from the Broadway Stage, and enchanting Christmas music. Joined by Dublin-born concert pianist and Irish harpist Eily O'Grady Patterson, they bring a special romance to the season and the world's most beloved music. "Sheehan has the kind of soaring stage voice from which indelible Broadway moments are made." - J. Gerard, Hollywood Variety
Tickets: $35 , $32 for Seniors, $18 for students
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Sunday, January 18, 2009, 3 pm
Artist: Team Fiddle
Description: Baseball, hotdogs, apple pie - and extraordinary fiddle music. Enjoy a dinner buffet and a concert with our own Team Fiddle-a group of nearly two dozen award-winning musicians-as they play traditional fiddle and folk music. Team Fiddle has dazzled audiences throughout Michigan and Ohio with their sweet sound, and amazing energy. Celebrate their homecoming to the River Raisin Stage where they will dazzle you too!
Tickets: $20 and includes a dinner buffet
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Friday, January 30, 2009, 8 pm
Artist: Hal Ketchum
Description: Hal Ketchum has become one of country music's greatest singing-songwriting talents with hits like Hearts Are Going to Roll and song Small Town Saturday. With more than four million albums sold, fifteen Top 10 singles, and five Top 5 singles, his heart-felt lyrics, distinctive tenor voice and dynamic live performances have endeared him to fans and critics of rock, folk and country alike.
Tickets: $25, $22 for Seniors, $15 for students
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Saturday, February 7, 2009, 8 pm
Artist: Puttin' On The Hitz: The Great American Songbook
Description: From the timeless tunes of Tin Pan Alley to the bright lights of Broadway, THE GREAT AMERICAN SONGBOOK is a dazzling parade of American popular music from the pens of Gershwin, Porter, Arlen, and many more. The dynamic cast of eight singer/dancers plus a quartet of the finest jazz musicians tell the story of the first 30 years of America's "classic" music. With scintillating choreography, spectacular scenery and sophisticated costumes, you'll find there's no business like show business!
Tickets: $35, $32 for Seniors, $18 for students
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Friday, February 13, 2009, 8 pm
Artist: The Piano Men
Description: Tour an entire decade that begins with Your Song and winds along on a musical time machine, saluting two of the century's most popular contemporary songwriters. With Dove Award nominee recording artist Witter at the grand piano and his sizzling musicians on keyboards, guitar, bass, flute, sax and drums, you will enjoy an emotional return visit to specific landmarks in a pop culture timeline. Come Just the Way You Are!
Tickets: $25, $22 for Seniors, $15 for students
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Sunday, February 22, 2009, 2 pm
Artist: St. Vincent & the Grenadines: Caribbean Jewels
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Tickets: $8
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Friday, March 13, 2009, 7:30 pm
Artist: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Description: With its unforgettable zany characters, a hysterical, perfectly constructed book and witty songs such as Comedy Tonight and Bring Me My Bride, Forum has long been recognized as one of Broadway's funniest musical comedies. Outrageous and bawdy humor infuses this carefree story, while the Stephen Sondheim songs complement and carry this tale of misadventure and happy endings. Join us for a rambunctious romp through Ancient Rome!
Tickets: $25, $22 for Seniors, $15 for students
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Saturday, March 14, 2009, 7:30 pm
Artist: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Description: With its unforgettable zany characters, a hysterical, perfectly constructed book and witty songs such as Comedy Tonight and Bring Me My Bride, Forum has long been recognized as one of Broadway's funniest musical comedies. Outrageous and bawdy humor infuses this carefree story, while the Stephen Sondheim songs complement and carry this tale of misadventure and happy endings. Join us for a rambunctious romp through Ancient Rome!
Tickets: $25, $22 for Seniors, $15 for students
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Sunday, March 15, 2009, 2 pm
Artist: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Description: With its unforgettable zany characters, a hysterical, perfectly constructed book and witty songs such as Comedy Tonight and Bring Me My Bride, Forum has long been recognized as one of Broadway's funniest musical comedies. Outrageous and bawdy humor infuses this carefree story, while the Stephen Sondheim songs complement and carry this tale of misadventure and happy endings. Join us for a rambunctious romp through Ancient Rome!
Tickets: $25, $22 for Seniors, $15 for students
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Wednesday, March 18, 2009, 7 pm
Artist: Inside Switzerland
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Tickets: $8
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Saturday, March 28, 2009, 8 pm
Artist: Ricky Nelson Remembered
Description: Performing their father's hits including Travelin' Man, Hello Mary Lou, Poor Little Fool, I'm Walking and Garden Party with respect and enthusiasm, the Nelson brothers amaze audiences of all ages. They carry on the family tradition of their grandparents, Ozzie & Harriet, and father, Ricky while carving out their own musical identities with their chart topping songs: Love and Affection, After the Rain, and More Than Ever.
Tickets: $35, $32 for Seniors, $18 for students
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Saturday, April 4, 2009, 7 pm
Artist: Cinderella
Description: A Prince Charming and a pumpkin carriage are not just for little girls and dance aficionados! Performed by the River Raisin Ballet Company, experience this timeless fairy tale through the beautiful interpretation and language of dance. Like The Wizard of Oz and the Nutcracker Ballet, Cinderella will exceed your expectations of brilliant costumes and choreography.
Tickets: $15, $12 for Seniors, $8 for students
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Sunday, April 5, 2009, 2 pm
Artist: Cinderella
Description: A Prince Charming and a pumpkin carriage are not just for little girls and dance aficionados! Performed by the River Raisin Ballet Company, experience this timeless fairy tale through the beautiful interpretation and language of dance. Like The Wizard of Oz and the Nutcracker Ballet, Cinderella will exceed your expectations of brilliant costumes and choreography.
Tickets: $15, $12 for Seniors, $8 for students
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Friday, April 24, 2009, 8 pm
Artist: Colorado Children's Choir
Description: They have performed for kings and presidents, Popes and movie stars, and everyone at the Great Wall of China. Now these internationally acclaimed performers with a diverse repertoire and performance skills that rival stars three times their age, sing and dance their way to Monroe. Audiences of all ages will be on their feet, with standing ovations loud and long.
Tickets: $25, $22 for Seniors, $15 for students
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Saturday, April 25, 2009, 8 pm
Artist: Barrage
Description: Riverdance and Stomp all wrapped into one! Six violinists/vocalists, a drummer, a bass player, and guitarist- combine pulsating rhythms and amazing energy that will take your breath away. Witness this high-octane fiddle-fest that features an eclectic mix of music, song and dance.
Tickets: $25, $22 for Seniors, $15 for students
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