The 2015 Juried Art and Juried Photography exhibit award winners

This exhibit is now open! Stop by and view all the great art and photography. Gallery hours are M-F 9am – 4pm and the day of shows. The 2015 Juried Art and Juried Photography exhibit award winners. Posted by Glema Mahr Center for the Arts on Tuesday, June 30, 2015 2015 Juried Art and Juried Photography Read More …

William Shakespeare’s “Taming of the Shrew” – Saturday, September 12, 2015 ∙ 2 p.m.

Presented by Cambridge American Stage Tour Saturday, September 12, 2015 ∙ 2 p.m. Now in its sixteenth year, Cambridge University’s largest international tour show has been performing to packed houses and critical acclaim since 2000. Each September, Cambridge’s most talented actors, directors, designers and technicians travel across the Atlantic to bring a Shakespeare play to Read More …

An evening with the Oak Ridge Boys, Friday, September 18, 2015 ∙ 7:30 p.m.

Theirs is one of the most distinctive and recognizable sounds in the music industry. The four-part harmonies and upbeat songs of The Oak Ridge Boys have spawned dozens of Country hits and a Number One Pop smash, earned them Grammy, Dove, CMA and ACM awards and garnered a host of other industry and fan accolades. Read More …

Loston Harris – Jazz, Saturday, September 26, 2015 ∙ 7:30 p.m.

Loston Harris’ piano playing has often been described as percussive and incredibly fluid. He works hard to continue a legacy by blending traditional jazz, gospel and blues with his own unique stylings. With early musical inspirations ranging from artists such as Stevie Wonder, Carole King and other notable pop and R&B bands, it was jazz Read More …

“Say Goodnight Gracie” Friday, October 2, 2015 ∙ 7:30 p.m.

Staring Alan Safier as George Burns –  Alan Safier stars in Say Goodnight Gracie, the hit Broadway play that invites you to spend a hilarious, heart-warming evening in the uplifting company of the world’s favorite and funniest centenarian. George Burns, who spanned over 90 years of American entertainment history, is now alive and kicking-and singing Read More …

Alon Goldstein – Piano, Friday, October 9, 2015 ∙ 7:30 p.m.

Alon Goldstein is one of the most original and sensitive artists of his generation, admired for his musical intelligence and dynamic personality. Alon’s artistic vision and innovative programming have made him a favorite with audiences and critics alike throughout the United States, Europe and Israel. Tickets: $20 (general admission) – Glema Mahr Chamber Music Series

Misty Mountain String Band – traditional/bluegrass, Friday, October 30, 2015 ∙ 7:30 p.m.

Drawing influence from old-time music, Americana, bluegrass, and songs of labor and protest, Misty Mountain String Band doesn’t stray far from their upbringings in Kentucky and West Virginia. Formed as a pickup group for an old-time camp revival, MMSB has evolved into a professional band that’s as at home playing with the Louisville Philharmonic Orchestra Read More …

Guy Penrod, Saturday, November 7, 2015 ∙ 7 p.m.  (Note special time)

GRAMMY and GMA DOVE Award-winning recording artist Guy Penrod’s country styling has been applauded in the gospel as well as country formats. One of the most popular artists featured on the Gaither Homecoming Video Series, Penrod spent 14 years as the lead singer of the Gaither Vocal Band before launching a successful solo ministry. Penrod Read More …

Richter/Uzur Duo – Guitar & Cello, Tuesday, November 10, 2015 ∙ 7:30 p.m.

The Richter Uzur Duo plays a whimsical mashed-up blend of classical, world, and rock music. Viktor Uzur and Brad Richter are each master musicians of the highest caliber with global solo careers, major international awards and intensive training from two of the world’s most lauded musical institutions (The Moscow Conservatory and The Royal College of Read More …

Thodos Dance Chicago, Saturday, November 21, 2015 ∙ 7:30 p.m.

For 23 years, Thodos Dance Chicago has performed with captivating style described as “breathtakingly athletic” and “powerfully beautiful.” The company’s dedication to the American voice in contemporary dance has established Thodos Dance Chicago as an innovative presence in the modern dance landscape. ”A Light in the Dark” is a work of tremendous empathy that literally Read More …

“A Christmas Carol” by Nebraska Theatre Caravan, Tuesday, December 1, 2015 ∙ 7 p.m.

When Charles Dickens wrote his “ghostly little tale” in 1843, he couldn’t know that A Christmas Carol was destined to become one of the most beloved holiday traditions of all time. By telling this fable illustrating the unfairness of the Industrial Revolution and the necessity for brotherhood and unselfishness, Dickens gave the world one of Read More …