Free Tickets to Local Plays and Performances Ready for Check Out on October 23
Use your Longview Public Library card to check out tickets to Stageworks NW, and Columbia Theatre for FREE! The Culture Card program has tickets available for checkout starting October 23 for these upcoming shows:
Stageworks Northwest, Longview Theater:
The Broken Badge – A Christmas Melodrama – November 22 – December 8 (2019)
This is the story of a small western town in 1896 that will eventually be called Longview. It is a story of lost love, a jilted woman, a “rehabilitated” villain and of course our hero Justin Credible and our Heroine “Longview Lacie” for this retelling of a completely true tale of the old west… well… that’s our story and we are sticking to it. Be ready to cheer our hero and boo at our villain. POPCORN THROWING WILL BE MANDATORY! *Melodrama - Rated G – Fun for all ages
The Columbia Theatre: Johnny Cash Christmas – Saturday, December 14 (2019) Celebrate the holidays, the Johnny Cash way. James Garner and his Travelin’ Three return to the Columbia Theatre to bring favorite Johnny Cash songs from his Christmas albums, as well as favorites from 6 decades of concerts by the Man in Black.
A Christmas Carol – Monday, December 23 (2019) It’s been said that the most popular stories are ones about redemption or time travel: A Christmas Carol has both! Perhaps that’s part of the reason that it has become such a classic at this time of year.
Pablo Cruise – Saturday, January 18 (2020) To hear Pablo Cruise on record is one thing, but to experience the band live is an exhilarating event! Today, Pablo Cruise is bringing more energy and excitement to the stage than ever before!
The Choir of Man – Saturday, February 1 (2020) Known across the globe as “the ultimate feel good show,” THE CHOIR OF MAN offers up 90 minutes of indisputable joy. It’s a party. It’s a concert. It’s a pint-filled good time set in a real working pub! The multi-talented cast of nine handsome blokes sings everything—pub tunes, folk, Broadway, classic rock—all to roof-raising heights. It’s the best singing, dancing, stomping, pub crawl of a show you’ll ever attend!
Longview-Kelso Community Concert Association:
Jeannine Goeckeritz – Sunday, January 26 (2020)
Internationally-renowned flutist Jeannine Goeckeritz has entertained audiences around the world with her captivating live performances, expressive style and inspiring music. Her program highlights beautifully orchestrated compositions that blend popular and crossover classics consisting of Starry, Starry Night, Annie’s Song, My Favorite Things and more. A rich signature sound.
LCC Center Stage Theatre:
Sense & Sensibility – November 15 – November 23 (2019)
Full of humor and theatricality, this lively adaptation of Jane Austen’s sparkling romance follows the adventures of the Dashwood sisters after their sudden loss of fortune. Swept into a tangle of gossip and scandal they must learn to balance sense with emotion to find happiness in a society where love is ruled by money. Start the holiday season early with this family friendly show!
Tickets for these shows will be available to check out beginning October 23 and are limited and first come first served. Patrons over 18 can checkout one pair of tickets for free per calendar year. Come to the main floor desk or call 442-5300 with your library card number ready to check out your tickets today. See the complete rules and restrictions at http://www.longviewlibrary.org/tickets.php.
The Culture Card program has been made possible through generous donations from the Longview Library Foundation, and through collaborative partnerships with Stageworks Northwest Longview Theatre,Columbia Theatre, LCC Center Stage Theatre, and the Longview-Kelso Community Concert Association.