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FSU’s Center for Literary Arts Presents Eighth Annual One-Act-Play Festival PDF Print E-mail
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Written by FSU News and Media Services   
Monday, 18 September 2017 07:02

The Frostburg State University Center for Literary Arts will host its eighth annual One-Act-Play Festival on Saturday, Sept. 30, at the Palace Theater, 31 E. Main St. in Frostburg, featuring a full performance of the winning play and staged readings of the second- and third-place winners of the annual One-Act-Play competition.

The international competition’s festival also features a talkback with writers, actors and directors and a reception to follow. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m., and the performances will begin at 7 p.m.

Andrea Fleck Clardy, of Jamaica Plain, Mass., is the competition’s first-place winner. Her play, “Small Talk,” is about two colleagues and their spouses who are spending an evening together, an evening filled with wine ...

FSU Department of Theatre and Dance to Present Exciting Lineup for 2017-18 Season PDF Print E-mail
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Monday, 18 September 2017 06:55

For its 2017-18 season, Frostburg State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance will once again present something for everyone in an exciting season of drama, comedy, music and dance featuring the exceptional performance skills of FSU’s students.

The season kicks off Oct. 6 with a hilarious musical revue directed by Chris McCabe. “I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change” is a series of vignettes and songs portraying the awkwardness, complexity, truths and myths of modern love. From the quirky first date, to marriage, children and dating during the twilight years, “I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change” zooms in on the deeply human need for romance and connection. Performances will take place in the F. Perry Smith Studio Theatre of the Woodward ...

Cumberland Theatre to Present "Yankee Tavern" PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Trish Morgan   
Saturday, 02 September 2017 08:02
Yankee TavernCumberland Theatre will present "Yankee Tavern" starring Matt Bannister, Courtney Feiman, Nick Fruit and James Wicker. 
The production runs from September 7-17, with a start time of 8 pm on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. The Sunday matinees begin at 2 pm. There will be beer tastings at the Thursday shows. Furthermore, on the second Thursday of the run, September 14, there will be no evening show. That day ONLY, "Yankee Tavern" will be at 10 am. Special group rates are available for parties of 10 or more.
Bannister is delighted to be returning to the Cumberland Theatre stage after making his debut as The Actor in last years’ production of The Woman in Black. Originally from London, England, Matt moved ...
Hot Glass Exhibition and Works of Neal Redmond in Allegany Arts Council's Galleries PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Heidi Custer   
Wednesday, 09 August 2017 08:02
adam waimonThe Allegany Arts Council is pleased to announce two new art exhibitions on display through August. The Saville Gallery hosts a juried Hot Glass Exhibition and Competition. This show focuses on the medium of glass which manipulated by heat. The open call for entry brought responses from across the U.S. and several accepted artists hail from the tri-state area-- Elizabeth Braun, WV; John Fansmith PA; Nicolas Nies, Sherry Selevan, and Nikki O’Neill of MD. Others hail from Arizona to Rhode Island; Stephen Bruckner, NY; Karen Crosser Alge, Matthew Paskiet, Michael Scupholm, and Noel Welch, all from OH; David Graeve, TX; Jennifer Hecker, NY; Steven Ramsey, NE; Georgia Ryan, AZ; Nadine Saylor, IL; and Adam Waimon, RI. The juror for the exhibition is Nancy Weisser. An outstanding ...
South Pacific to End Palace's Summer Movie Musical Series PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Fred Powell   
Wednesday, 09 August 2017 07:53

South PacificFrostburg's Palace Theatre will end its summer movie musical series with the screening of South Pacific on Monday, August 21.  Directed by Joshua Logan and featuring the music of Rogers and Hammerstein, the film was released in 1958 and has a running time of 157 minutes.  Often considered the greatest musical romance, the film is set on a South Pacific island during World War II where love blooms between a young nurse and a secretive Frenchman who's being courted for a dangerous military mission.  

Doors open at 7:00 pm with showtime at 7:30 pm.  The concession and bar begin serving at 7:00 pm.  The Palace is located at 31 E. Main St. in downtown Frostburg.  For additional information, call 301-689-5605 or ...


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