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CoMMA's 2012 season kicks off with the BackPorch series in July with our MainStage series starting in August. Between the music, musicals, comedies, dramas and Christmas events, you're are sure to find something you'll love! Get a season pass and come enjoy all our great shows at an even greater price!

In the Heart of the Blue Ridge…in the Heart of the Foothills…in the Heart of Morganton…

                                                                                          

“Feel the Beat” …atCoMMA.

Welcome to MainStage Morganton, 2014-2015, and what promises to be another stellar season on the CoMMA stage.  The stars not only come out but they truly shine as the talents and stories come to life in grand fashion in Season 28.

            If you are a past or current MainStage Season Subscriber, you know the value that goes with being in that same seat show after show, year after year.  Beyond a savings that isnearly 45% off the single ticket price, there are new and exciting benefits that undoubtedly enhance the performance attendance experience for all season ticketholders.

This season, for the first time, join us at Stage One, apre-performancewine receptionprior to four events for all MainStage season ticketholders.  At one hour prior to the stage lights going up, party with other MainStage’ers on the CoMMA mezzanine for some light refreshments and lighthearted fellowship.   Stage One is just how we say thank you for your continued dedication and support.

As for the season itself…Begin by sitting back and relaxing under the willow oaks in the summer fun BackPorch series.  The MainStage season opens with country music star and Grammy winner, Pam Tillis, followed by four national Broadway musical tours, incredible concert performances throughout the year, including a holiday spectacular with legend BJ Thomas, and closing in May with Blood Sweat and Tears...There’s not a theatre standing that offers what our Morganton performance place brings to the city.  Each event promises to please and awe.  Who else can put a ventriloquist act with “Mutts Gone Nuts” and make it work?  Who else boasts the unknown, “THE SHOW 3”, but CoMMA?  Look through this brochure, do the math and compare…CoMMA has no rival.

And if just perhaps the MainStage Morganton season package is not for you, we hope you will join us as a single ticket buyer through 2014 and 2015.  All the seats are good, and one has your name written on it!  But remember, CoMMA tickets are reserved seating, so there are more choices the earlier you make your purchase.

It’s really simple…call the CoMMA Box Office or come by and make plans for a season of joy, laughter,  and most of all, rhythm…like you’ve never experienced before.

 “Feel the Beat…”

                 

                                                                       Bill Wilson, Director

From the Director...

Welcome to MainStage Morganton, 2013-2014. As CoMMA enters Season 27, we know that it would not have been possible without the local and regional support of the tens of thousands who continually enjoy and support live stage performances in Morganton. So it is fitting and indeed proper that we say "Thank You" for your role in the memories and successes over the years.

The new MainStage season is offered on the following pages where you will find a wide variety of concerts, Broadway musicals, gripping drama and specialty offerings unsurpassed. There truly is something for everyone. Whether you choose to be a MainStage Morganton season ticketholder or decide to purchase the shows one event at a time, we promise that you will enjoy, and perhaps even be moved, with what lies in store.

By holding the line on ticket prices via blockbooking, artists eager to perform, and having created long-term relationships with quality artist management groups, MainStage Morganton has to be one of the best deals around...and you do not want to miss a second of the new MainStage season.

On behalf of the City of Morganton and those who come to our community as singers, dancers, actors, magicians, acrobats, and more, we truly appreciate the support and 'applause' of the best audience a performer could ever ask for.

So, what's not to like! It never gets old to say, "I know you're gonna love it!!!

- Bill Wilson , Director

ms-Masters-of-Motown-CollageFriday Aug. 23, 2013  |  7:30 pm

MASTERS OF MOTOWN has been called the most entertaining history lesson ever performed! This show authentically reproduces the look, choreography, style and sound made famous by a record label that was relatively unknown at the time but went on to profoundly influence the history of popular music. The performance goes beyond the music to preserve the integrity of the entire Motown experience. For many, MASTERS OF MOTOWN is the ultimate stroll down memory lane. For younger generations, the show offers a way to experience a period in our country's past that produced many of the greatest music acts ever recorded.

The show features a completely live performance with seasoned musicians and world-class performers from The TFC Band. This group has toured extensively world-wide for more than 30 years, performing at private events, festivals, casinos, corporate events and military bases from coast to coast and overseas, including tours of Europe and Africa. After having toured together for decades, The TFC Band created the MASTERS OF MOTOWN show in 2008 as a way to heighten the experience for their fans and deliver the full package—a stage show which captures the sights, sounds and feel of the Motown era.

Based in Virginia Beach, Virginia, the 10-person cast of MASTERS OF MOTOWN has performed to numerous sold-out audiences and garnered rave reviews across the country at venues ranging from community theaters and universities to performing arts venues and concert halls.

www.mastersofmotown.com

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Martha Reeves Medley

Marvin Gaye Medley

Smokey Robinson Medley

The Supremes Medley

Ticket Prices

Platinum - $27

Gold - $24

Silver - $22

Youth - $17

CoMMA Seating Chart

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Friday Aug. 22, 2014  |  7:30 pm

20140822-ms-pam-tillis-2-900px     Recording Artist PAM TILLIS has been a formidable force in country music since her first single hit the charts in 1990. She has racked up 14 Top Five hits including six that hit #1, and has sold over 6 million records. An accomplished songwriter, PAM has had her compositions recorded by artists as varied as Chaka Khan, Martina McBride, Highway 101, Juice Newton and Conway Twitty. She was one of the first women in Nashville to produce her own album, and she was awarded the coveted Female Vocalist of the Year by CMA in 1994. In 1999 PAM showed her trademark versatility by being the first female country entertainer to ever star in a Broadway Musical when she appeared in Smokey Joe's Cafe. PAM was inducted into the Grand Ole Opry in 2000.

     PAM TILLIS can tell you what it is like to win big awards, run a record label, sing on Broadway, and sell platinum records, but she'd much rather change the subject to the future. "I've traveled a million miles in my career," says TILLIS. "The next million don't scare me a bit."

www.pamtillis.com

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Ticket Prices

seating chart-200pxPlatinum - $31

Gold - $26

Silver - $24

Youth - $21

CoMMA Seating Chart

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25 years. Hundreds of shows. Plays. Musicals. Concerts. Dramas. Comedies. And some things that can't be categorized! Thousands of performers and thousands of spectators have passed through CoMMA's doors since 1986, and we look forward to thousands more! Check out out past seasons below.

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ms-Blues-Brothers-MainTuesday Sept. 24, 2013  |  7:30 pm

"Infectious and unbridled energy.... it blows the roof off..."  - Jeff Johnson, The Chicago Sun Times

THE OFFICIAL BLUES BROTHERS REVUE recreates the live concert experience, integrating the humor and songs from the original film and subsequent albums. Produced by Judy Belushi Pisano and Dan Aykroyd, the Revue pays homage to Chicago's rich history of blues, soul music and gospel in the true spirit of the original BLUES BROTHERS. Under the musical direction of Paul Shaffer, Jake, Elwood and the high-energy eight-piece Intercontinental Rhythm & Blues Revue Band lay down a big sound, performed with the passion and precision of the original BLUES BROTHERS. Fun for all ages, THE OFFICIAL BLUES BROTHERS REVUE strikes the right balance of humor, music and mayhem featuring Wayne Catania and Kieron Lafferty as Jake and Elwood.

The characters of Jake and Elwood Blues, created by John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd in 1978, were initially imagined as frontmen for a fictitious American blues and soul band. Since their film debut in 1980, the irreverent characters have resonated with people around the world and the BLUES BROTHERS have catapulted into a cultural phenomenon and musical, comedic, and cinematic legend.

www.bbrevue.com

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Ticket Prices

Platinum - $27

Gold - $24

Silver - $22

Youth - $17

CoMMA Seating Chart

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Thursday July 24, 2014 | 7:00 pm

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     THE SNYDER FAMILY BAND of Lexington, NC, features the talents of siblings Zeb and Samantha Snyder. Their dad, Bud, backs them on upright bass. Mom, Laine, occasionally joins in with harmony vocals, and eight-year-old Owen also makes special appearances singing or playing guitar. THE SNYDER FAMILY BAND delivers a fresh and exciting sound in a family-friendly show that is sure to delight all ages and audiences.

www.snyderfamilyband.com

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Ticket Prices

Single: $10.00

Senior/Youth: $6.00

+ 6.75% NC Sales Tax

A Musical Tribute to Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons

Thursday Sept. 25, 2014  |  7:30 pm

20140925-ms-oh-what-a-night-1-900px     OH WHAT A NIGHT! is an exciting musical revue written by Motown producer and creative consultant George Solomon, directed by award-winning producer/director Michael Chapman with choreography by Paul Holmquist. Sherry, Big Girls Don't Cry, Walk like a Man, Can't Take My Eyes Off You, My Eyes Adored You, Working My Way Back To You, Let's Hang On and Who Loves You are just some of the many hits you'll enjoy from the dynamic songbook of those boys from Jersey, FRANKIE VALLI & THE FOUR SEASONS.

     In 1990 FRANKIE VALLI & THE FOUR SEASONS were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. To this day their unique and irresistible music continues to thrill all ages. The personable cast of OH WHAT A NIGHT! stay true to the original recordings without trying to mimic or impersonate the group...And their interpretation of these classic hits are so true to the original recordings that it must be pointed out that the cast is singing live and not lip-synching. The end result is a show as fresh and relevant today as it is nostalgic for the purists. The audience gets to know and love four dynamic talents and cheer them on with each exciting, individual performance.

     This exhilarating family-friendly musical revue has been thrilling audiences with great choreography, boundless energy, humor and, of course, instantly recognizable classic pop songs that have become timeless.

www.frankievalliandthe4seasonstribute.com

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Ticket Prices

seating chart-200pxPlatinum - $26

Gold - $24

Silver - $22

Youth - $20

CoMMA Seating Chart

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Thursday Oct. 10, 2013 | 7:30 pm

ms-the-show-2-700pxIt was a great adventure last season - and we are just crazy enough to do it again. Take a chance and be one of the only ones to know what THE SHOW 2 is in the new MainStage Season.

As has become tradition, no one in the audience will know what THE SHOW 2 is until the curtain opens and the stage lights come up. We'll keep the secret until then ... and hope you will once the curtain closes on THE SHOW 2.

Ticket Prices

Platinum - $22

Gold - $19

Silver - $17

Youth - $12

CoMMA Seating Chart

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DAVID PENDLETON Ventriloquist

“MUTTS GONE NUTS”

Thursday Oct. 2, 2014  |  7:30 pm  | Double Bill

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     As one of the nation's premiere ventriloquists, DAVID will make you believe that anything can talk! A 20-year veteran entertainer, DAVID'S humor and stellar tech¬nique keeps audiences laughing from start to finish.

     DAVID brings to his show a wide range of comedic characters including lovable, but blunt Aunt Tilly, a 94 year-old spinster; quick-witted trouble-maker, Mack Elroy with his laid-back sidekick; Buford the Beagle; and rounding out the cast, Vern, a slightly misguided albino Vulture. Be prepared for a few surprise appear¬ances from members of the audience!

www.anythingcantalk.com

MUTTS GONE NUTS

     Disorderly duo, Scott and Joan Houghton and their hilarious pack of pooches have created a comedy dog thrill show like no other. Expect the unexpected in this top-notch presentation that includes: incredible high flying frisbee dogs, tightwire dogs, dancing dogs, magic dogs and of course, the one and only . . . Sammie the Talking Dog!

     Since 1985, comedy duo Scott and Joan Houghton have brought their unique blend of physical comedy and circus arts to audiences from Las Vegas to Tokyo. They spent three years with country star Lee Greenwood at his theater in Tennessee and seven years as the featured comedy act at Dolly Parton's Theaters in Branson, Orlando and Myrtle Beach.

     In 2005, the duo turned their attention to a creating a comedy dog act. Their nine amazing canine partners are all adopted from animal shelters and rescues. MUTTS GONE NUTS is sure to unleash havoc and hilarity as the Houghtons attempt to match wits with their mischievous mutts in a family-friendl y performance that is leaving audiences howling for more!

www.muttsgonenuts.com

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Ticket Prices

seating chart-200pxPlatinum - $20

Gold - $18

Silver - $16

Youth - $15

CoMMA Seating Chart

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ms-john-tesh-700pxFriday Nov. 8, 2013  |  7:30 pm

"I've always been a fan of using music to create a strong emotional connection, and I know these performances along will do just that." - JOHN

Twenty five years and 50 plus recordings into his multi-faceted, ever-evolving musical career, JOHN TESH is finally ready to swing—not metaphorically as in the cliché "for the fences," but literally. On his new Big Band collection and accompanying public television special distributed by APT titled "John Tesh Big Band Live!" the keyboardist fronts a full blown ensemble and horn section playing Great American Songbook classics. The projects mark an all-time first for the lifelong musician—letting his lead vocals shine front and center. For the four-time Emmy Award winner and two-time Grammy nominee, these projects are unique creative departures from his rich history as a composer and performer of "sports music," new age, contemporary jazz and inspirational works. More importantly, and in a deeper sense, they mark a return to his musical roots.

Tesh's highly successful and varied career path includes a 10-year run as anchor on Entertainment Tonight, six hit public television specials, including his landmark Live At Red Rocks in 1994, a string of #1 radio hits, his popular nationally syndicated radio show "Intelligence For Your Life" in which he has 14.5 million listeners, and a high profile advertising and marketing company. His musical accolades since releasing his debut album Tour De France in 1988 include seven million units in total sales; a Keyboard Magazine Award; a 2003 Grammy nomination for "Best Pop Instrumental Album" for his double CD The Power of Love; and gold certification for his Live At Red Rocks album.

With his latest musical ventures, Tesh not only pays homage to his early days as a musician, but also fashions a journey inside the jazz, big band and swing music that shaped the world from the early to mid 20th Century. Recorded at Capitol Records Studios in Hollywood, where Sinatra recorded many of his most enduring sides, John Tesh Big Band features exciting new arrangements of nine standards and three familiar Tesh originals. Tim Landers, Tesh's musical director for the past 25 years, chose Tony Guerrero and Willie Murillo, two veteran jazz trumpeters, to do the 25 piece horn arrangements and orchestrations, respectively. The classic selections include "The Summer Wind," "I've Got The World On A String," "The Way You Look Tonight," "Blue Skies," "In The Mood," "Sway" and "Beyond The Sea." The re-imagined Tesh originals are "Barcelona," "Spanish Steps" and "Give Me Forever."

www.teshmusic.com

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Ticket Prices

Platinum - $42

Gold - $37

Silver - $35

Youth - $32

CoMMA Seating Chart

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"JEKYLL & HYDE"

National Broadway Tour

Tuesday Oct. 21, 2014  |  7:30 pm

20141021-ms-jekyll-and-hyde-900px-vert     The epic struggle between good and evil comes to life on stage in this all new production of the musical phenomenon, "JEKYLL & HYDE". Based on the classic story by Robert Louis Stevenson and featuring a thrilling score of pop rock hits from multi Grammy and Tony nominated Frank Wildhorn & double Oscar and Grammy winning Leslie Bricusse, "JEKYLL & HYDE" has mesmerized audiences the world over.

     An evocative tale of two men – one a doctor, passionate and romantic – the other, a terrifying madman; and two women - one, beautiful and trusting –the other, beautiful and trusting only herself. Both women in love with the same man. Both unaware of his dark secret. Their story unfolds in this gripping musical thriller resplendent with a sumptuous score including the unforgettable, "This Is the Moment", "Someone Like You" and "A New Life".

     "Lush, appealing and genuinely moving" proclaims The Daily News, "JEKYLL & HYDE" is back. Don't miss it!

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Ticket Prices

seating chart-200pxPlatinum - $37

Gold - $35

Silver - $35

Youth - $32

CoMMA Seating Chart

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ms-oota-1Saturday Nov. 23, 2013  |  7:00 pm

MATHEMAGIC – Starring Bradley Fields
Friday Nov. 22  |  10:00 am – School Performance

"Among the top magicians in the entertainment world." - Tennessee State University

"Captivating and amazing!" - Smithsonian Institution

Actor, director and one of the most acclaimed magicians in the world, Bradley Fields began professionally at the age of fourteen. Working as apprentice to actor-magician, Jack Adams, Bradley began performing in schools, nightclubs, theaters, and on television. Using comedy, mime and characterization, Fields developed a style so original, that he became the first magician to appear in rock concerts and at such legendary nightspots as New York's Gaslight, the Bitter End, Washington's Cellar Door and Chicago's Quiet Knight. Newspaper critics at the time compared him to Marcel Marceau, Charlie Chaplin, and Harpo Marx. Variety said, "What was once standard boite fare is now a real novelty."Fields impresses with his work and he walks off to much appreciation." The Rochester Democrat & Chronicle called him "New York's funniest magician."

www.outofthinairshow.com

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Ticket Prices

Platinum - $15

Gold - $15

Silver - $15

Youth - $15

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THE CLEVERLYS

CHARLYHORSE

Thursday Nov. 6, 2014  |  7:30 pm

20141106-ms-cleverlys-charlyhorse     You ain't seen nuthin' like this! THE CLEVERLYS hail from a remote part of the Ozarks near Cane Spur, Arkansas. This off-the-wall country/comedy band has us wondering if they are on the level or completely off their rocker. It's just pure fun...especially if you have a little 'country' in your roots...and they play some fine music, too.

     CHARLYHORSE, a favorite on CoMMA's BackPorch, comes to the "big stage" for their first time. Superb musicianship accompanied by perfect harmonies make this a great opener on any stage.

www.thecleverlys.com

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Ticket Prices

seating chart-200pxPlatinum - $25

Gold - $23

Silver - $21

Youth - $20

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ms-2012-Promotional-PhotoTuesday Dec. 10, 2013  |  7:30 pm

The letter sweaters may only make a brief appearance at each Lettermen performance, but THE LETTERMEN harmony is non-stop. From their first hit in 1961 - - "The Way You Look Tonight" - - through current hits of today, the sound is undeniably Lettermen. 18 Gold Albums worldwide and scores of top singles attest to a popularity that has endured through several generations.

With over 10,000 sold out shows to their credit, THE LETTERMEN are constantly sending valentines to their audiences with each note of every love song. Versatility of group members and personal tastes let each display a variety of musical styles - - adapting through years to include whatever the current trend may be.

International audiences attest to the universal appeal of THE LETTERMEN. Successful tours abroad have included visits to Japan, the Philippines, Thailand, Singapore, Hong Kong, France, Mexico, and Saudi Arabia. The music of these true entertainers transcends all language barriers as it romances the soul, and warms the hearts of millions.

Whether singing acapella or backed by an entire symphony orchestra, THE LETTERMEN theme still remains the love song. Lending that well-known harmony to every arrangement, they have proven love ballads have an appeal that knows no boundaries and will continue to stand the test of time for many years to come...

The current Lettermen consist of Tony Butala (The group's founding original member), Donovan Tea (an accomplished singer and songwriter who joined the group in 1984), and Bobby Poynton (who first joined the Lettermen in 1989 and recently returned to the group). Their recording career continues going strong with their latest albums: "Best Of Broadway", and "Live in the Philippines". Other releases include "All I Ask Of You" - "Everything I Do (I Do For You)" - "Unchained Melody" - "Wind Beneath My Wings" - "My Heart Will Go On" (from Titanic), and some of Donovan Tea's own songs, "One More Summer Night" - "When I Look At Children", and "She's A Woman."

www.thelettermen.com

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Ticket Prices

Platinum - $27

Gold - $25

Silver - $22

Youth - $17

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MAMMA MIA!
National Broadway Tour

Wednesday Nov. 12, 2014  |  7:30 pm

20141112-ms-mama-1A mother. A daughter. 3 possible dads.
And a trip down the aisle
you'll never forget!

     Over 50 million people all around the world have fallen in love with the characters, the story and the music that make MAMMA MIA! the ultimate feel-good show!

     Writer Catherine Johnson's sunny, funny tale unfolds on a Greek island paradise. On the eve of her wedding, a daughter's quest to discover the identity of her father brings 3 men from her mother's past back to the island they last visited 20 years ago.

     The story-telling magic of ABBA's timeless songs propels this enchanting tale of love, laughter and friendship, and every night everyone's having the time of their lives!

     With more productions playing internationally than any other musical, MAMMA MIA! is the World's No.1 Show!

www.mamma-mia.com

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seating chart-200pxPlatinum - $59

Gold - $57

Silver - $55

Youth - $53

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Friday Dec. 5 at 7:00 pm

Saturday Dec. 6 at 3:00 pm & 7:00 pm

Sunday Dec. 7 at 3:00 pm
(Deaf Interpretation at this performance)

 

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Announcement: CoMMA is hosting a food drive through Dec. 22, 2013, to benefit Burke United Christian Ministries. With a donation of five non-perishable food items, CoMMA will sell Puddingstone tickets for "Buy One, Get One Free!" Donations will be accepted for BUCM even if tickets are not purchased. Food items can be dropped off at CoMMA from 12 noon to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday through Dec. 22, 2013.

ms-puddingstone-700pxSunday Dec. 22, 2013  |  3:00 pm

Puddingstone formed first as a trio, consisting of percussion, hammered dulcimer, harp and flutes. It has grown to a 6-7 member band and now includes vocals, guitar, synthesizer and sometimes fiddle.

Our name says it all – PUDDINGSTONE is a conglomerate of many different stones. The genres we play range from Americana such as fife and drum, Celtic, folk, New Age, Flamenco, Renaissance and even some classical such as Jesu Joy of Man's Desiring and Pachelbel's Canon. What makes a PUDDINGSTONE arrangement recognizable is the unique sound.

We have a dazzling array of ancient and modern instruments including hurdy gurdy, gemshorns, & viola de gamba as well as electronic wind machines and drum sets. The combination of the ancient and acoustic instruments with the electronic instruments is what gives us our signature sound.

We have been hailed as the "best kept secret in North Carolina". Our members all have professions that are additional to being musicians. Our professions include physician, teachers and business owners.

We have a very loyal following in North Carolina and are looking to expand our presence throughout the southeast. We performed in July 2007 as the kick-off group for the Best of Our State weekend sponsored by Our State Magazine. We were also featured on their events calendar with a photo in the March 2008 edition to promote our Luck 'o the Irish concert March 15 which featured the St. Joseph's Irish Dancers. A favorite concert for our fans is the traditional Christmas concert given at Old Salem, where people have been coming to see us for many years and consider it the start to their holidays.
PUDDINGSTONE performs for many different types of events - full length community concerts, chamber concerts, weddings, receptions, corporate events and more. The size of the group can be changed to accommodate space and budget requirements. Choose a trio, quartet or the full band to add the extra touch of excitement live music brings to any event.

www.puddingstone.jigsy.com

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Platinum - $10

Gold - $10

Silver - $10

Youth - $10

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BJ THOMAS "Home for Christmas"

Featuring The Young Crescendos of the Burke County Schools

Thursday Dec. 11, 2014  |  7:30 pm

20141211-ms-BJThomas     With over 70 million records sold, BJ's vocal versatility is as apparent today as it was when he recorded his first hit in 1967, I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry.

     Since the mid-1960s, BJ THOMAS has become one of the most recognized and respected voices of the American musical landscape. He has impacted many areas of popular music with 15 Top 40 pop hits, 10 Top 40 country hits, 5 Grammys, 2 Dove awards and 15 Gold and Platinum Records. He is the only artist to successfully move to the top of three music genres not as a crossover and also have crossover success.

     "As a singer," BJ states, "I have the chance to lift the spirits of the audience and make them feel good, at least for the evening."

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seating chart-200pxPlatinum - $32

Gold - $28

Silver - $26

Youth - $23

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Friday Dec. 19 at 7:30 pm.

20141219-Mipso-logo-256pxThe renegade traditionalists of Jacob Sharp on mandolin, Joseph Terrell on guitar, Libby Rodenbough on fiddle, and Wood Robinson on double bass, are doing their part to take three-part harmony and Appalachian influences into new territory. Formed in Chapel Hill in 2010, the three North Carolina songwriters of Mipso have wandered off the path blazed by Earl Scruggs and Doc Watson to find a new clearing for their southern string band sound.

mipsomusic.com

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ms-memphis-700pxWednesday Jan. 15, 2014
7:30 pm

"A SMASH. This INVENTIVE show has NONSTOP TALENT, REMARKABLE SONGS & VOCAL PYROTECHNICS. AN ORIGINAL, AUTHENTIC, EXTROARDINARY SHOW!" - Linda Winer, NEWSDAY

TURN UP THAT DIAL...From the underground dance clubs of 1950s Memphis, Tennessee, comes a hot new Broadway musical that bursts off the stage with explosive dancing, irresistible songs and a thrilling tale of fame and forbidden love. Inspired by actual events, "MEMPHIS" is about a white radio DJ who wants to change the world and a black club singer who is ready for her big break. Come along on their incredible journey to the ends of the airwaves — filled with laughter, soaring emotion and roof-raising rock 'n' roll.

Winner of four 2010 Tony Awards including Best Musical, "MEMPHIS" features a Tony-winning book by Joe DiPietro (I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change) and a Tony-winning original score with music by Bon Jovi founding member David Bryan. Directing is Tony nominee Christopher Ashley (Xanadu), and choreography is by Sergio Trujillo (Jersey Boys). The cast stars Tony nominee Adam Pascal, Tony nominee Montego Glover, Derrick Baskin, J. Bernard Calloway, and James Monroe Iglehart. Get ready to experience Theater's most exciting new destination... "MEMPHIS!"

www.memphisthemusical.com

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Ticket Prices

Platinum - $55

Gold - $50

Silver - $47

Youth - $45

* 6.75% NC sales tax applied to all ticket purchases.

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Friday Feb. 27 at 6:30 pm | Saturday Feb. 28 at 6:30 pm

We welcome you to the 2015 Whisnants Homecoming Celebration. Join us as The Whisnants celebrate, along with many of our gospel music friends, 35 years singing Southern Gospel Music

Ticket Prices:

$22.00 – Artist Circle Reserved Seating *
$17.00 – Reserved Seating
$32.00 – Combo Ticket – Admission to both nights! Available through Dec. 31, 2014

*Artist Circle Seating & Combo Tickets not available online, please call the box office at 828-433-7469

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Friday Jan. 16, 2015  |  7:30 pm

20150116-ms-theshow     Two years in a row, THE SHOW has been a hit. So, why stop a good thing? Get ready for THE SHOW 3. Take a chance and be one of the few who know what THE SHOW 3 is this year! 

     As has become tradition, no one in the audience will know what THE SHOW 3 is until the curtain opens and the stage lights come up. We'll keep the secret until then ... and hope you will once the curtain closes on THE SHOW 3.

Ticket Prices

seating chart-200pxPlatinum - $23

Gold - $22

Silver - $21

Youth - $20

CoMMA Seating Chart

Download and print the PDF above or click on the image to the right to view the seating chart online

ms-LennonSisters-700pxSunday Jan. 19, 2014  |  3:00 pm

THE LENNON SISTERS are an American Institution. Glamorous, yet unpretentious. Sophisticated, yet down-to-earth. Famous, yet approachable. No wonder America remains fascinated by THE LENNON SISTERS... America fell in love with them as the girls next door.

For 13 years on The Lawrence Welk TV Show, THE LENNON SISTERS, Dianne, Peggy, Kathy and Janet, charmed the nation with their sweet-voiced harmonies. The combination of their extraordinary natural vocal talents, hard working professionalism, striking looks, unassuming personalities and strong family values has earned them a place in the homes of millions of fans nationwide. That's why, as youngsters, they were dubbed "America's Sweethearts of Song" - and America still adores them today.

www.lennonsisters.com

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Ticket Prices

Platinum - $32

Gold - $28

Silver - $25

Youth - $22

* 6.75% NC sales tax applied to all ticket purchases.

CoMMA Seating Chart

Download and print the PDF above or click on the image to the right to view the seating chart online

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