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Blues & BarBQ on the River

Robert Fowler Park, Geneva, AL
The Legendary Denise Lasalle, Bigg Robb, Calvin Richardson & 225 Uptown Band
Gates Open at 12 Noon, Showtime 3pm
Hosted by Darryle & Bud Neal




SEACT Shrek The Musical, Jr. Tickets On Sale

Dothan Opera House
SEACT.com and the Dothan Civic Center Box Office are selling tickets for Shrek The Musical, Jr., performing at the Dothan Opera House Sep. 15-19. Southeast Alabama Community Theatre launches a new season inviting everyone’s favorite ogre to the stage along with banished fairytale misfits, and runaways cast off by Lord Farquaad! Each performance runs 1 hour, 15 minutes with no intermission. SEACT considers the content “G” for general audiences.

Tickets are available online at www.SEACT.com, www.DothanCivicCenter.org, or by contacting the Dothan Civic Center Box Office (334) 615-3175. The box office is open 8:30 – 4:30 PM weekdays, and located on the second floor of the Dothan Civic Center. Tickets are $18 for adults and $16 for students/seniors 65+/military with ID. Performances are at 7:00 PM Sep. 15-19 and at 2:00 PM Sep. 19 only. The Dothan Opera House lobby opens at 6:00 PM (1:00 PM for matinee) with tickets on sale if the performance is not sold out. Reserved seating begins at 6:30 PM (1:30 PM for matinee).





Wallace Community College presents An Evening of Classical Guitar with Andrew Stroud

Sep 17, 2015 7 p.m

Wiregrass Museum of Art
The Wiregrass Museum of Art will be the venue for "An Evening of Classical Guitar" with Wallace Community College Music Instructor Andrew Stroud. An accomplished performer, Dr. Stroud will be performing a program of classical guitar selections. This is the first in the Wallace Community College International Artist Series, a series of concerts to be held at the museum.

Wallace Community College, Public Relations and Marketing
(334) 983-3521



Wiregras Youth Symphony and Orchestra

Cultural Arts Center on St,Andrews-Dowtown Dothan
Would your child like to learn to play a string instrument? Join the Tri-State Community orchestra as they present their Youth Fine Arts program, Wiregrass Youth Symphony and Orchestra, Saturday's beginning August 14, 2015. Already have some string skills, then join other youth in the wiregrass area as they tune their musical talents and perform musical arrangements for the community. contact: Racheal Cole, Youth Arts program Director (334) 796-5822 or visit the Tri-State Community orchestra Website and Facebook page

Racheal Cole Director (334) 796-5822


An Evening with Patti LaBelle

Marina Civic Center
Hess Entertainment is proud to announce an evening with Patti LaBelle at the Marina Civic Center on Thursday, February 25, 2016.

Pre-sale PREMIUM tickets will go on sale Friday, July 31st at 10 am. You can purchase your seats by visiting HERocks.com .


If you have any questions please call the Hess Entertainment offices at 850-588-6717 or email at Mark@HEStaff.com


Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis

Dothan Civic Center
An event to benefit The Exchange Center

Reserved Tickets:
$100.00 VIP Floor Rows A – C;
$60.00 Floor Rows D – Q, Risers and Lower Balcony;
$30.00 Upper Balcony





PorktoberQue

Sep 26, 2015 10am-6pm

Houston County Farm Center, Dothan
The 4th annual Oktoberfest and barbecue competition, PorktoberQue, will again be held the last weekend of September at the Houston County Farm Center in Dothan. The event features BBQ teams competing for $7700.00 in prize money under KCBS (Kansas City Barbecue Society) sanctioning and also promotes a German-style Oktoberfest. There are two stages featuring both polka music and contemporary music, an indoor biergarten, a "man cave" with TV’s for watching your favorite football games, a cornhole tournament, free bounce houses for the kids to play on, shopping with vendors and many food-related activities. For more information please visit our website www.PorktoberQue.com or call (334) 699-1475.

Kerry, 334-699-1475


April 6 – Steep Canyon Rangers & Della Mae

Ruby Diamond Concert Hall
April 6 – Steep Canyon Rangers & Della Mae, 7:30 p.m., Ruby Diamond Concert Hall: $50, $35, $25 or $15. Drawn together by their love of acoustic music, the Grammy Award-winning Steep Canyon Rangers adapt traditional bluegrass music that fits in today’s music. They have been featured on “Austin City Limits,” “The Late Show with David Letterman” and “Today.” Della Mae is an all-female bluegrass group that has become a sensation in the music world for combining vocal, instrumental and songwriting talent.





March 26 – Raisin’ Cane: A Harlem Renaissance Odyssey starring Jasmine Guy & The Avery Sharpe Trio,

, Richard G. Fallon Theatre:
March 26 – Raisin’ Cane: A Harlem Renaissance Odyssey starring Jasmine Guy & The Avery Sharpe Trio, 8 p.m., Richard G. Fallon Theatre: $50 or $15. Raisin’ Crane is in celebration and honor of the 1920’s Harlem Renaissance that featured Langston Hughes, Countee Cullen, Zora Neale Hurston, W.E.B. Du Bois and others as the voice of a new generation of African-Americans. These voices and thoughts come together on stage with award winning actress, singer and dancer Jasmine Guy and the acclaimed Avery Sharpe Trio.





March 19 (***Rescheduled from Jan. 29, 2014***) – Itzhak Perlman

Ruby Diamond Concert Hall
March 19 (***Rescheduled from Jan. 29, 2014***) – Itzhak Perlman, violinist, with Rohan De Silva, pianist, 7:30 p.m., Ruby Diamond Concert Hall: $95, $85 or $70. The reigning virtuoso of the violin, Perlman is beloved for his charm, humanity and talent. He elevated to international fame with an appearance on the “Ed Sullivan Show.” He has won four Emmy Awards, 15 Grammy Awards, a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award, Kennedy Center Honoree, Medal of Liberty, National Medal of Arts and numerous honorary degrees.





March 16 – Miloš Karadaglić

The Carriage House at Goodwood Museum
March 16 – Miloš Karadaglić, 7:30 p.m., The Carriage House at Goodwood Museum: $35. Karadaglic began playing the guitar at 8 years old and has grown into one of today’s most gifted classical guitar players. Whether it’s a non-traditional venue or large concert hall performance, Karadaglic’s passion for the guitar makes every performance an intimate experience.





March 2 – Danú,

Opperman Music Hall
March 2 – Danú, 7:30 p.m., Opperman Music Hall: $45 or $15. Danú is one of the leading traditional Irish ensembles of today. Recognized worldwide for its standing room only appearances, it has performed around the globe and recorded nine critically acclaimed albums. The ensemble of eight features group members on flute, tin whistle, fiddle, button accordion, bouzouki and vocals. It has won numerous awards from the BBC and Irish Music Magazine.





Feb. 28 – Joshua Bell, with the University Symphony Orchestra and Musical Director and Conductor Alexander Jiménez,

Ruby Diamond Concert Hall
Feb. 28 – Joshua Bell, with the University Symphony Orchestra and Musical Director and Conductor Alexander Jiménez, 7:30 p.m., Ruby Diamond Concert Hall: $85, $70, $55 or $15. Bell’s stage presence and beautiful tone on the violin have brought him universal acclaim. A recipient of an Avery Fisher Prize and the New York Recording Academy Honors, Bell was the first person appointed as music director of the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields orchestra. Under Bell’s leadership, the orchestra’s first CD debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Classical chart.





Feb. 15, 16 – Nellie McKay

The Carriage House at Goodwood Museum
Feb. 15, 16 – Nellie McKay, Feb. 15, 2 p.m., Pebble Hill Plantation: $100; Feb. 16, 7:30 p.m., The Carriage House at Goodwood Museum: $35. McKay, a musical mixture of cabaret and pop, has a melodious charm with socially conscious lyrics. Her music has been featured on hit TV shows like “Weeds,”“Grey’s Anatomy,” “NCIS,”“Privileged,” “Nurse Jackie,” and “Mad Men.” McKay, a woman of many talents, is also an actor, writer and Broadway star with a Theatre World Award for her performance as Polly in “The Threepenny Opera.”