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Altra Federal Credit Union presents “Charlotte’s Web” at the Roxy Regional Theatre, January 25th-February 9th

 

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Clarskville's Roxy Regional TheatreClarksville, TN – Bring the kids to the Roxy Regional Theatre located at corner of Franklin Street and First Street in Historic Downtown Clarksville this month for a family-friendly favorite about a remarkable pig, a young girl, a spider and the friendship that binds them together.

Altra Federal Credit Union proudly presents the beloved children’s classic “Charlotte’s Web” at the Roxy Regional Theatre for six performances, beginning Friday, January 25th, at 6:00pm. In keeping with the theatre’s traditional pay-what-you-can opening night, all tickets not pre-sold at the regular ticket price will go on sale at 5:30pm that evening for a $5.00 minimum donation.

(Clockwise from top left) Matt Flocco, Emma Jordan, Bryan Plummer and Kylan Elizabeth Ritchie star in "Charlotte's Web" at the Roxy Regional Theatre, January 25th-February 9th.

(Clockwise from top left) Matt Flocco, Emma Jordan, Bryan Plummer and Kylan Elizabeth Ritchie star in “Charlotte’s Web” at the Roxy Regional Theatre, January 25th-February 9th.

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Roxy Regional Theatre to perform Whimsical Musical Version of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”, November 3rd-11th

 

Clarskville's Roxy Regional TheatreClarksville, TN – “Ah, what fools these mortals be!” An annual tradition at the corner of Franklin and First in Historic Downtown Clarksville takes a twist this fall with the Roxy Regional Theatre’s production of A Midsumer Night’s Dream: The Musical, opening Friday, November 3rd, at 8:00pm.

In keeping with the theatre’s opening night pay-what-you-can tradition, all tickets not pre-sold at the regular ticket price will go on sale at 7:30pm that evening for a $5.00 minimum donation.

Charly Dannis (center) stars as Puck, alongside (clockwise from top left) Dean Cestari, Michelle Foletta, Josh Bernaski and Emily Rourke as the four lovers, in A Midsumer Night's Dream: The Musical at the Roxy Regional Theatre, November 3rd - November 11th.

Charly Dannis (center) stars as Puck, alongside (clockwise from top left) Dean Cestari, Michelle Foletta, Josh Bernaski and Emily Rourke as the four lovers, in A Midsumer Night’s Dream: The Musical at the Roxy Regional Theatre, November 3rd – November 11th.

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13th Annual Clarksville Writers Conference to feature New York Times Bestselling Author and Historic Preservationist Robert Hicks as keynote

 

Clarksville Writers ConferenceClarksville, TN – New York Times bestselling author and historic preservationist Robert Hicks will bring his masterful storytelling to Clarksville this summer as the keynote speaker of the 13th Annual Clarksville Writers Conference, June 2nd and 3rd.

Recently named #2 in Nashville Lifestyles magazine’s top “100 Reasons to Love Nashville,” Hicks is the author of acclaimed novels The Widow of the South and A Separate Country and a noted historic preservationist who was instrumental in the restoration and preservation of the Historic Carnton Plantation, a focal point in the Battle of Franklin.

Robert Hicks to keynote 13th Annual Clarksville Writers Conference

Robert Hicks to keynote 13th Annual Clarksville Writers Conference

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Roxy Regional Theatre presents Shakespeare’s “Henry V”, November 4th – November 12th

 

Clarskville's Roxy Regional TheatreClarksville, TN – What makes a man a king? And, by the same token, what makes a king a man?

This fall, the Roxy Regional Theatre delves into these questions with the company’s 32nd annual foray into the works attributed to William Shakespeare. An exploration into the nature of leadership and its relationship to morality, “Henry V” opens Friday, November 4th, at 8:00pm, for a limited run.

One of Shakespeare’s most famous history plays and the final in a tetralogy preceded by Richard II, Henry IV, Part 1, and Henry IV, Part 2, the play is based on the life of King Henry V of England and centers around events occurring before and after the battle of Agincourt in 1415, during the Hundred Years War.

Jonathan C. Whitney stars as King Henry in "Henry V" at the Roxy Regional Theatre.

Jonathan C. Whitney stars as King Henry in “Henry V” at the Roxy Regional Theatre.

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Clarksville’s Roxy Regional Theatre to perform limited run of William Shakespeare’s “The Taming of the Shrew” April 6th-9th

 

Clarskville's Roxy Regional TheatreClarksville, TN – Get ready for the battle of the sexes as only the greatest playwright of the English language could tell it!  William Shakespeare’s “The Taming of the Shrew”, playing five public performances in April at the Roxy Regional Theatre, follows the comic courtship of Petruchio, a gentleman of Verona, and the headstrong Kate, who must marry before her more popular sister, Bianca, may be wed.

Starring Margaret Eilertson as Kate and Jonathan Whitney as Petruchio, “The Taming of the Shrew” features Emily Rourke as Bianca, Jay Doolittle as Baptista, Zak Schneider as Lucentio, Michael Klug as Gremio, Scott Watson as Hortensio, Michael C. Brown as Tranio, Jackie Ostick as Grumio, and Leslie Greene as the Widow.

"The Taming of the Shrew" stars Margaret Eilertson and Jonathan Whitney.

“The Taming of the Shrew” stars Margaret Eilertson and Jonathan Whitney.

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This is the last week to see On the Town at the Roxy Regional Theatre.

 

Roxy Regional TheatreClarksville, TN – The Leonard Bernstein musical On the Town is currently playing at the Roxy regional Theatre in historic downtown Clarksville Tennessee. The show runs through October 4th and is definitely worth going to see if you have not yet done so.

This musical extravaganza follows the antics of three sailors at the height of World War II who are heading into the New York City for 24 hours of liberty. Sailors on liberty generally look for the action, maybe a little food, drink, and most definitely a date! You have all heard of the old Navy axiom a girl in every port; well these three sailors try their best to live up to it.

The video below is from the Broadway version of this show, but it gives you a great idea of what you can expect at the Roxy.

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Clarksville’s Roxy Regional Theatre starts 32nd Season with Leonard Bernstein’s “On the Town” tonight

 

“On the Town” runs at the Roxy from September 17th-October 4th

Roxy Regional TheatreClarksville, TN – “New York, New York, it’s a wonderful town!” This fall, the Roxy Regional Theatre embarks on its 32nd season of live entertainment with the 70th Anniversary of Leonard Bernstein’s legendary musical about three sailors who manage to find love and incredible adventures in the Big Apple while on a 24-hour leave.

“On the Town” docks at the corner of Franklin and First Street, September 17th – October 4th, 2014.

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Eighth Annual Clarksville Writers Conference is June 7th and 8th with Pulitzer Prize Winner Alex S. Jones as Keynote Speaker

 

Clarksville Writer's ConferenceClarksville, TN – The Clarksville Arts and Heritage Development Council is pleased to announce the Eighth Annual Clarksville Writers Conference, being held June 7th and 8th, 2012, on the campus of Austin Peay State University.

We are very honored to have as this year’s keynote speaker Alex S. Jones, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, author of Losing the News: The Future of the News that Feeds Democracy, and co-author of The Patriarch: The Rise and Fall of the Bingham Dynasty with Susan E. Tifft.

Jones, who is currently the director of the Joan Shorenstein Center on the Press, Politics and Public Policy at Harvard’s John F. Kennedy School of Government, will speak at the conference banquet at the Clarksville Country Club on the evening of Thursday, June 7th. «Read the rest of this article»

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