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FSU Musical Ensembles Join Forces to Present Festive Holiday Concert PDF Print E-mail
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Written by FSU News and Media Services   
Tuesday, 06 December 2016 17:56

A colorful collection of ensembles and musical groups from the Frostburg State University Department of Music will join forces to present their sixth annual Holiday Concert on Sunday, Dec. 11, at 3 p.m. in the Pealer Recital Hall of FSU’s Performing Arts Center.

The Vocal Jazz Ensemble, Chamber Singers and University Chorale will be conducted by Dr. James Reddan. The ensemble will perform the big band classic “Tuxedo Junction,” made famous by the Glenn Miller Orchestra, as arranged by Kirby Shaw, and the classic English Christmas carol “What Child Is This,” arranged by Darmon Meader.

The Chamber Singers have selected the popular American song “Hard Times Come Again No More” by Stephen Foster, arranged by Mark Keller, which was a favorite of both ...

Embassy Theatre Embraces Christmas Spirit PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Trish Morgan   
Tuesday, 06 December 2016 17:48

CUMBERLAND, MD - Embassy Theatre, 49 Baltimore Street, will be celebrating Downtown Cumberland 's "Home For The Holidays" event with a showing of two Christmas movies next Saturday, December 10.

12:00 pm - "A Christmas Carol" (1935 -  vintage version, which was the first of Dicken's "A Christmas Carol" with sound).

2:00 pm - "Santa Claus Conquers The Martians" (1964 - the Martians kidnap Santa Claus because there is nobody on Mars to give their children presents).

Admission is free, although there is a suggested donation of $2 per person. Complimentary hot chocolate and homemade treats will be available for all those making a donation.

In addition to the afternoon movies, Embassy will showcase "The Eight: Reindeer Monologues", an adults-only ...

"The Nutcracker" to be Performed by the Appalachian Ballet Theatre PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Appalachian Ballet Theatre   
Tuesday, 06 December 2016 17:41

NutcrackerThe Appalachian Ballet Theatre will grace the stage this December with the holiday favorite “The Nutcracker” at the Allegany High School Theatre. “The Nutcracker” is a wonderful ballet for the entire family, and is the perfect way to ring in the holiday season. For over one hundred years, the story of the ballet has proven irresistible to both children and adults alike. The “Nutcracker” can be seen on Saturday, December 10, at 7:30 PM and Sunday, December 11, at 2:00 PM at Allegany High School Theater, Cumberland. Tickets are $12.00 for adults and $6.00 for seniors and Children 12 and under. Ticket will be available at the door. Group Tickets are available. For ticket information call 301-729-6722.

Our Town Theatre to Host 9th Annual Christmas Market PDF Print E-mail
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Thursday, 01 December 2016 09:10

Our Town Theatre's 9th Annual Christmas Market will be held at St. Peter's Parish Social Hall on Saturday, December 3 from 9:00 am until 3 pm. We will have a variety of vendors on site for Christmas shopping. Join us for lunch and enjoy local musicians playing Christmas music and original pieces. Santa and Mrs. Claus will happily pose for pictures. Please make plans to attend and share the festive atmosphere with your friends and family. More information, including vendor names, available at

Embassy Theatre and Crabby Pig Offer Dinner and Theatre Package PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Trish Morgan   
Saturday, 26 November 2016 09:27

Embassy Theatre, a historic nonprofit theatre located at 49 Baltimore Street, Downtown Cumberland Mall, announces its dinner and theatre package for the upcoming "The Eight: Reindeer Monologues", December 9 and adults only comedy, directed by Tom Valentine.

The package consists of dinner and gratuity at Crabby Pig of Canal Place before the show, the theatre production at 8 pm on Friday or Saturday, autographed playbills and reserved seating.

Buyers of the package may choose from a variety of four entrees, numerous side dishes, soft drinks and homemade, in-house special-recipe desserts.

Guests have choice of one of the following:

                *Crab Cake Dinner, 1 ...


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