Entertainment

Performing Arts Academy Shows

The Children's Performing Theatre of the Performing Arts Academy will present "The Story of the Nutcracker: A Musical Theatre with Ballet" on December 11, 12 and 13 at 7:00 p.m. at the Monroe High School auditorium. Tickets are available for $12.00.
On December 18 and 19, the troupe will perform "Frosty's First Adventure" at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are $10.00.
The Performing Arts Academy offers musical and theater education to area children and adults. Please call 513-594-7242 for more information about the Academy or their performances.

"Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" at LaComedia Includes Local Talent

submitted by Steven Urso
The Andrew Lloyd Weber Broadway hit, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is currently on stage at La Comedia Dinner Theatre in Springboro, Ohio. After enjoying a great meal to begin the evening, we were treated to a very well directed musical called Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. Read more »

Monroe Community Chorus Accepting New Members

The Monroe Community Chorus and Jazz Orchestra is gearing up for their 4th Annual Christmas Concert Series. The group is headed up by Larry Daniel, (Music Director at Monroe United Methodist Church), Mick Salyer (Music Director of Monroe Church of God), and Mike Ballamy (Music Director of Yankee Road Church of God). The concerts will be December 4th and 5th in the Monroe High School auditorium.

The Chorus is made up of approximately 50 voices from the area, and the Orchestra includes professional musicians from the Cincinnati Symphony, Blue Wisp, and the College Conservatory of Music.

Rehearsals begin in September, and participants will be provided with music and a listening CD to help them prepare. Please contact Larry Daniel at 539-8521 or 827-1483 for more information.

“Suites Cruise In” September 20th

Hawthorn Glen Senior Living Campus will be holding a "Cruise In" with antique cars (pre-1972) on Sunday, September 20th. This will be a family event with activities for the kids, door prizes and food. Proceeds from the event will be donated to the Alzheimer's Association. For more information, please visit www.hawthornglennc.com or call 863-7775.

Rain-out date is the following Sunday, September 27.

Footloose Rehearsal Photos

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