Kathy Griffin – February 15, 2015

Posted on Dec 24, 2014 in Area Attractions, Upcoming Events | Comments Off

Kathy Griffin – February 15, 2015

Kathy Griffin – February 15, 2015

 

 

Kathy GriffinKathy Griffin has made a storied career out of bursting the bubbles of pretentious celebrities, simultaneous embracing and shocking our star-obsessed culture. Griffin has become one of the most familiar faces on TV, thanks to a Bravo reality series, co-hosting CNN’s New Year’s Eve with Anderson Cooper, and outrageous guest appearances on numerous talk shows and specials. One of only three women to ever win a Best 33 Album Grammy, she has also won two Emmys for her Bravo series. Openly risqué and unafraid to offend, Griffin has endeared herself to fans around the world for her willingness to say out loud the frank, catty things that many are thinking, while also championing those marginalized by the dominant culture. Kathy sold out Grand performances in 2005 and 2007, and this return engagement is unique for a 33 star who usually plays large auditoriums and arenas. For adult audiences only

When: 7:00pm

Where: 818 N. Market St., Wilmington, DE 19801

Contact: 1-800-37GRAND

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A Band Called Honalee – February 15, 2015

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A Band Called Honalee – February 15, 2015

A Band Called Honalee – February 15, 2015

 

 

 

A Band Called HonaleeA Band Called Honalee brings together three gifted young artists whose passion and enthusiasm for folk music sparks an invigorating return to the era Peter, Paul and Mary. Sarah Hunt, Chris Ware and Eli Zoller offer a fresh take on this music, enlivening it with today’s version of the same youthful energy that sparked the folk movement. The stage of musical discovery is given much acclaim with songs from the 60’s such as “If I had a hammer,” “Puff the Magic Dragon,” ”Blowing in The Wind,” “Leaving on a Jet Plane,” and more. Their show includes songs by Bob Dylan, The Byrds, Pete Seeger, Joan Baez, Joni Mitchell, The Mamas and the Papas, Judy Collins, and other ‘Friends’ of PP&M.

When: 7:00pm

Where:  818 N. Market St., Wilmington, DE 19801

Contact:  1-800-37GRAND

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Oscar Wilde’s Salome: Illustrating Death And Desire – February 07 – May 10, 2015

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Oscar Wilde’s Salome: Illustrating Death And Desire – February 07 – May 10, 2015

Oscar Wilde’s Salome: Illustrating Death And Desire – February 07 – May 10, 2015 

Oscar Wilde’s Salome: Illustrating Death And Desire

Oscar Wilde’s Salomé: Illustrating Death and Desire will feature artists’ interpretations of this controversial play throughout the ages. The play was banned from production in London in 1893 and was not performed until three years later in Paris. Despite this controversy, the play’s publication, which included illustrations by the symbolist artist Aubrey Beardsley (1894), received significant recognition. The complete set of Beardsley’s lithographic illustrations will be on view. Illustrators have been attracted to the play’s rhythmic prose and subject matter ever since and several examples of these illustrations will also be on display. Engravings by Barry Moser illustrating the most recent publication (2011) and a new translation of the original French version by Joseph Donohue, will be featured in the exhibition.

When: 10:00am – 4:00pm

Where: 2301 Kentmere Parkway, Wilmington, DE 19806

Contact: 302-351-8558

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Rachel Potter – February, 7, 2015

Posted on Dec 22, 2014 in Area Attractions, Upcoming Events | Comments Off

Rachel Potter – February, 7, 2015

Rachel Potter – February, 7, 2015

 

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Country music artist and Broadway actress Rachel Potter will perform a benefit concert at 8 p.m. February 7th, in the Milburn Stone Theatre on Cecil College’s North East campus. All proceeds from the evening will go toward a new performing arts scholarship in the name of David Hardison. A former Cecil performing arts student and employee, Hardison passed away in February at the age of 26.

When: 8PM 

Where: 107 Railroad Ave, Elkton, MD 21921

Contact: (410) 287-1037

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David Lanz – February 7, 2015

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David Lanz – February 7, 2015

David Lanz – February 7, 2015

Grammy David Lanznominated pianist David Lanz enthralls music lovers around the world with his engaging playing style and original compositions. The well-known top instrumental recording and concert artist has reached worldwide prominence with his number one Billboard hit, Cristofori’s Dream. Cristofori’s Dream was a top-selling musical thank you note to Bartolomeo Cristofori, the man who invented the piano in the 17th century. Lanz is a frequent Grand guest artist that connects in an intimate manner with his audience by tapping into emotions, thoughts and dreams like an old friend. David Lanz says, “I always want my listeners to really enjoy the music, but if it connects to their deeper levels of emotion and allows them to really feel the stirrings in their own hearts…all the better!”

When: 8:00pm

Where:  818 N. Market St., Wilmington, DE 19801

Contact: 1-800-37GRAND

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AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY – January 23, 24, 25, 30, 31 February 1, 2015

Posted on Dec 22, 2014 in Area Attractions, Upcoming Events | Comments Off

AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY – January 23, 24, 25, 30, 31 February 1, 2015

AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY – January 23, 24, 25, 30, 31 February 1, 2015

 

BUY TICKETS MST 2014 / 2015 season ticket prices: Adults: $18 | Students and Seniors: $15 | Children 12 and under: $10 AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY

It’s August in Osage county, Oklahoma and the alcoholic patriarch of a family has disappeared. A marriage has fallen apart, A hidden romance has been brewing, A lie has been uncovered and a hell of a family reunion is about to begin. August: Osage County is a grand, gripping Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize winning play which tells the story of the Westons, a large extended clan forced to confront unspoken truths and astonishing secrets, the family must also contend with Violet, a pill-popping, deeply unsettled grandmother at the center of this storm.

When: Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. | Sundays at 3 p.m.

Where: 107 Railroad Ave, Elkton, MD 21921

Contact:  (410) 287-1037

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