Ballet’s brawniest and bawdiest will perform at the Peace Center Saturday at 8 p.m. when Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo hit the stage.
The all-male versions of Swan Lake, Raymonda’s Wedding and Stars and Stripes have performed in 30 countries and over 500 cities during their 40-year existence.
Mike Birbiglia one-man comedy, “My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend”, will entertain or maybe remind the audience Thursday night of a lifetime of romantic blunders and miscues that most adults spend a lifetime trying to forget. The show is 7:30 p.m. and tickets are $35 and $30.
Birbiglia is a 2011 off Broadway award winner and New York Times bestseller. He spent the last six months of 2011 directing the movie adaption of his one-man show “Sleepwalk with Me”. The movie premiered at the Sundance Film Festival.
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The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe opens Friday at the Peace Center Gunter Theatre. The South Carolina Children’s Theatre performances are Friday, Saturday and Sundays the next two weekends.
Just behind the old wardrobe door lays a land of excitement and mystery and magic. When four young children enter the land of Narnia, the adventure begins.
The Greenville County Youth Orchestras are accepting applications for the 2012-2013 season.
Auditions for the GCYO for strings, winds, brass and percussion is scheduled Friday, April 20 and Saturday, April 21 at the Fine Arts Center at 102 Pine Knoll Drive, adjacent to Wade Hampton High School.
The Greer Children’s Theatre is offering a free Music Theatre International workshop titled: New Resources for Musical Theatre & Licensing In’s-And-Out’s.
John Prignano, senior operations officer of Music Theatre International, will conduct the workshop on Friday, Feb. 24 at 4 p.m. at the J. Harley Bonds Career Center at 505 N. Main St.
Country music singer Aaron Tippin will highlight the 2012 Village Hospital Greer Family Fest. The 28th anniversary for the two-day event is scheduled Friday May 4 and Saturday May 5.
The singer-songwriter who graduated Blue Ridge High School will perform during Saturday night’s event. Tippin, who plays acoustics guitar, will have his band with him and will give Greer one of its highest-profile entertainers since the festival began.
James Braly would have you believe that a 20-year dysfunctional marriage would be the impetus to his one-man monologue “Life in a Marital Institution” that he will share with the audience at the Peace Center’s Gunter Theatre on Saturday at 8 p.m.
Not completely so. It was a visit to a psychiatrist that led him on his career’s path. He had two choices.
James Gregory, "The Funniest Man in America", will be at Grace Hall on Friday, Feb. 17.
Gregory is a comedic storyteller akin to listening to a friend, grinning and his shirt un-tucked with his arms outstretched, sharing his experiences.
The Moody Blues will play The Peace Center on Wednesday, March 28. It will part of the band’s 32-city 2012 U.S. tour titled “The Moody Blues: The Voyage Continues – Highway 45”. The tour is in conjunction with the 45th anniversary of the bands’ landmark album “Days of Future Passed”.
The band spans four decades of hit-making and sell-out tours.