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Roxy Regional Theatre presents a Musical Journey through the ’30s with the “Kit Kat Club”, August 26th – September 10th

 

Clarskville's Roxy Regional TheatreClarksville, TN – Despite global panic in the 1930s, people found themselves rallying the only way they knew how — through music.  Famed composer of the period Ira Gershwin once said, “A song without music is a lot like H2 without the O.”

Leading in to Season 34, the Roxy Regional Theatre is presenting a musical journey through the decade, cabaret style, with the new musical revue “Kit Kat Club”, August 26th – September 10th.

Created by Ryan Bowie and Sidney McCarty and directed by Bowie, this new musical revue is being presented as part of the Roxy’s “On The Terrazzo” Series, which features performances in the intimate setting of the theatre’s lobby.

(Top L to R) Katherine Sandoval Taylor, Reyna Bolton and Emily Rourke star in the Roxy Regional Theatre's "Kit Kat Club".

(Top L to R) Katherine Sandoval Taylor, Reyna Bolton and Emily Rourke star in the Roxy Regional Theatre’s “Kit Kat Club”.

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“Smokey Joe’s Cafe” at the Roxy Regional Theatre raises the roof

 

Clarskville's Roxy Regional TheatreClarksville, TN – “Smokey Joe’s Cafe” at the Roxy Regional Theatre is powerful, stunning and a roaring good time. The Roxy has put together a great cast of outstanding vocalists to pay tribute to early rock songwriting superstars Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller.

The longest running musical revue in Broadway history, this Tony Award-nominated and Grammy Award-winning production pays tribute to over three dozen of the greatest songs ever recorded during the golden age of American culture.

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Clarksville Gas and Water reports Franklin Street Water Outage and Road Closure

 

Thursday, August 12th, 2016

Clarksville Gas and Water Department - CGWClarksville, TN – Clarksville Gas and Water has turned off water service on Franklin Street between Seventh Street and Eighth Street to repair a water main leak.

The water outage will affect residents on Franklin Street.  Low water pressure may also affect area residents until the leak is repaired.

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Clarksville Community Centers to hold Open Houses this Saturday, August 6th

 

Clarksville Parks and Recreation DepartmentClarksville, TN – Have you visited your local Recreation Centers lately? On Saturday, August 6th, we open our doors for you to come in and check us out for FREE.

Visitors are invited to take a facility tour; participate in fitness activities to include volleyball, basketball, and the silver fitness program; learn about upcoming events and register-to-win prizes. The first 40 visitors to each Center will receive a free gift bag!

Burt-Cobb Community Center

Burt-Cobb Community Center

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Roxy Regional School of the Arts now Enrolling for Fall Session that begins on Saturday, September 10th

 

Clarskville's Roxy Regional TheatreClarksville, TN – Calling all aspiring young thespians! Pre-registration is now open for the Roxy Regional Theatre’s School of the Arts.

Since 1995, the Roxy Regional Theatre has been introducing youth ages 10 to 18 to the experience of live theatre and expanding their knowledge of the craft through the School of the Arts, which has brought such productions to the main-stage as “Disney’s The Little Mermaid Jr.”, “Aladdin Jr.”, “101 Dalmatians Kids”, “The Jungle Book Jr.” and this season’s “Shrek The Musical Jr”.

Roxy Regional School of the Arts production of Shrek The Musical Jr.

Roxy Regional School of the Arts production of Shrek The Musical Jr.

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Roxy Regional Theatre has Admission Special for “Smokey Joe’s Cafe” this Thursday, July 28th

 

Clarskville's Roxy Regional TheatreClarksville, TN – “Fools fall in love” and you will, too, with the Roxy Regional Theatre’s buy-one-get-one-free admission for military (w/ ID), current APSU students (w/ ID) and CitySaver coupon holders to “Smokey Joe’s Cafe” this Thursday, July 28th at 7:00pm.

The longest running musical revue in Broadway history, this Tony Award-nominated and Grammy Award-winning production pays tribute to over three dozen of the greatest songs ever recorded during the golden age of American culture.

"Smokey Joe's Cafe" at the Roxy Regional Theatre runs from now through August 20th.

“Smokey Joe’s Cafe” at the Roxy Regional Theatre runs from now through August 20th.

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Roxy Regional Theatre presentation of “Smokey Joe’s Cafe” starts this Friday, July 22nd

 

Clarskville's Roxy Regional TheatreClarksville, TN – The music that defined a generation, including such iconic songs from the 1950s and ’60s as “Hound Dog,” “Stand by Me,” “Yakety Yak,” “Jailhouse Rock,” “Spanish Harlem,” “On Broadway,” “Love Potion #9” and “Fools Fall in Love.” as penned by songwriters Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller.

This summer, the work of that legendary team will be celebrated in the Roxy Regional Theatre’s production of “Smokey Joe’s Cafe”, running July 22nd through August 20th.

The longest running musical revue in Broadway history, this Tony Award-nominated and Grammy Award-winning production pays tribute to over three dozen of the greatest songs ever recorded during the golden age of American culture.

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation Report for July 16th, 2016

 

Clarksville Parks and Recreation DepartmentClarksville, TN – The weekly Clarksville Parks and Recreation Department Recreation Report provides Clarksvillians with a glimpse at the activities and events that are available from the Parks and Recreation Department for them to enjoy together as a family.

This weeks highlights include: Wonder Kids Triathlon, Book Signing at Fort Defiance Interpretive Center, and Burt-Cobb Community Center “Let’s Just Dance”.

2016 Wonder Kids Triathlon

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Few Tickets remain for Red River Breeze Concert at Roxy Regional Theatre this Saturday, July 16th

 

Clarskville's Roxy Regional TheatreClarksville, TN – If you have been waiting to get your tickets for Red River Breeze at the Roxy Regional Theatre this Saturday, July 16th at 7:00pm, please do not delay. Less than 50 tickets remain — and they are going quickly!

Performed in Red River Breeze’s own unique Celtic style, the concert will feature Stephanie Taylor on hammered dulcimer, recorders, Irish whistle, and bodhran; Melanie Beck on fiddle and bouzouki; Vanessa Green on Irish whistles and bodhran; Esther Sooter on cello and vocals; and David Magers on guitar, hammered dulcimer and djembe.

Red River Breeze in concert at Clarksville's Roxy Regional Theatre, July 16th, 2016.

Red River Breeze in concert at Clarksville’s Roxy Regional Theatre, July 16th, 2016.

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Clarksville Parks and Recreation to host “Let’s Just Dance” Teen Event at Burt-Cobb Recreation Center

 

Clarksville Parks and Recreation DepartmentClarksville, TN – On July 22nd at 7:00pm, the Burt-Cobb Community Center, located at 1011 Franklin Street, will expand its offerings to the community by hosting a new teen event, “Let’s Just Dance.”

Teens, ages 13-17, are invited to come dance and party in a safe environment with friends from 7:00pm to 10:00pm.

“Let’s Just Dance” Teen Event to be held at Burt-Cobb Recreation Center on July 22nd.

“Let’s Just Dance” Teen Event to be held at Burt-Cobb Recreation Center on July 22nd.

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