A musician’s life on the road can be grueling.But those road-weary music-makers who land at Stargazers Theatre and Event Center are in for a treat: a home-cooked meal and the down-home warmth of owners John and Cindy Hooten, who know a little something about hospitality after owning and operating The Timber Lodge near Manitou Springs for 32 years.“We’ve been in the hospitality business since 1988. So to us, we don’t feel like we’re in the music business, but that we’re in the hospitality business,” said Cindy. “You make folks coming in the front door feel welcome. You make artists coming in the back door feel welcome. You put them together under this beautiful dome and watch the magic happen.”The Hootens are celebrating 10 years this month of operating that beautiful dome off Pikes Peak Avenue. They bought the property 11 years ago and spent 10 months renovating it. What was a United Artists Cinema 150 Cinerama Theater built in 1969 … [Read more...] about Stargazers Theatre celebrates 10 years
Marlon James appeared at the Fitzgerald Theatre Wednesday night. (Alastair Grant/AP Photo) Marlon James, the Man Booker Prize-winning author and Macalester College writer-in-residence, was all wit and charm Wednesday evening as he chatted with Minnesota Public Radio host Kerri Miller in front of a live audience at St. Paul's Fitzgerald Theatre. The breezy Jamaican genius has reasons to smile, if not be downright giddy. News came yesterday that “Black Leopard, Red Wolf,” the opening volume of James' Dark Star trilogy, debuted at number 4 on the New York Times hardcover fiction bestseller list. He joked that his mother would not be impressed. After his recent appearance on "Late Night with Seth Meyers," he imagined the sort of questions she might ask: "'Why didn't you cut your hair?' 'Why did you wear that suit?'" he said, smiling. "You know Jamaican mothers." The bestseller news arrives just days after actor Michael B. Jordan, who plays Killmonger in … [Read more...] about After hitting bestseller list, Macalester College’s Marlon James was all smiles at Fitzgerald Theatre
Tickets for the Only Fools and Horses musical are on sale, available from the official website via www.OnlyFoolsMusical.com. They can also be purchased on Ticketmaster and all dates will be hosted at the Haymarket Theatre in London. Tickets are priced from the cheapest in the Gallery for £10 to £55 in the Royal Circle. All tickets also include a £1.50 restoration levy. Only Fools and Horses opens on February 19, 2019 and has now extended its run until August 31. The show features an original score with contributions from the late Chas Hodges. Where's Haymarket Theatre and who's in the cast? The Theatre Royal Haymarket is a West End theatre in Suffolk Street, Westminster, which will be the home of the new Only Fools and Horses musical. The nearest tube station is Piccadilly Circus, with both Charing Cross and Leicester Square also walking distances away. Tom Bennett will inherit the famous role of Del Boy Trotter from Sir David Jason while … [Read more...] about Only Fools and Horses musical – how can I get tickets, where’s Haymarket Theatre and who’s in the cast with Paul Whitehouse?
The cast of Kinky Boots Credit: Helen Maybanks Archant Get those dancing shoes out the wardrobe as West End smash-hit Kinky Boots leads the latest season at Norwich Theatre Royal. Let it Be UK tour Credit: Anthony RoblingThe new season announcement also includes a smash-hit musical based on The Beatles and a much-loved CBeebies show live on stage. This is what you have got to look forward to in the second half of 2019 and early 2020 the theatre: 2019Caroline’s Kitchen, March 6 to 9 A spiky comedy about the chaotic life of a television cook starring Caroline Langrishe and Aden Gillett. The Norfolk and Norwich Festival, May 12 to 18 Cirque EloizeThe Norfolk & Norwich Festival has lined up an eclectic array of one-night delights at the theatre with legendary Malian/Cuban band Las Maravillas De Mali on May 12, hip-hop dance performance group Boy Blue presents Blak Whyte Gray on May 14 and Grammy Award-winning pianist Chilly Gonzales on May 15, Bells and Spells by Victoria … [Read more...] about Norwich Theatre Royal announce new season including Kinky Boots
This simulated image shows what the new Sony Digital Cinema at Galaxy Theatres' Boulevard Mall location is expected to look like. (Sony)This simulated image shows what the new Sony Digital Cinema at Galaxy Theatres' Boulevard Mall location is expected to look like. (Sony) When Galaxy Theatres opens its Boulevard Mall multiplex later this spring, it will be the home of the world’s first Sony Digital Cinema. The premium large-format theater promises a dual laser projection system, a powerful sound system and reclining seats. According to the companies, it will be the largest movie auditorium in Las Vegas. “This location in Las Vegas is the first in what will be a nationwide rollout of Sony Digital Cinema experiences, which will drive audiences to the movies,” Bob Raposo, head of cinema at Sony Electronics, said in a statement. The Sony Digital Cinema “is sure to make our Boulevard Mall location a destination for those seeking the best cinematic experience on every … [Read more...] about Galaxy Theatres opening new location in central Las Vegas