Latest News for: Flint theater


Television Q&A: Trying to remember name of old sitcom

News & Record 01 Aug 2021
Fans of the 1957-65 Western series will remember Horton as scout Flint McCullough for most of the show’s run. While also pursuing work as a singer and musical theater star, he departed the series in 1962 — and the following year was on Broadway in the musical “110 in the Shade.” Other stage and screen work followed; he died in 2016 at the age of 91.

Beth Lawrence: 1933-2021

The Centralia Chronicle 19 Jul 2021
Beth was born in Kaysville, Utah, March 5, 1933, to Hector Jeffries Flint and Thelma Ellen Bennett. As a young woman, Beth worked in a theater. When Larry Ross Lawrence walked into the theater, he caught her eye.

Watch Flint poet laureate read original poem that melds racial, social and environmental injustices

Michigan Live 27 Jun 2021
FLINT, MI -- Flint’s first Poet Laureate Semaj Brown paused between words, power in the silence as she read her original poem “Where Am I From?”. Brown passionately recited the words at the Flint Institute of Arts theater of a piece she wrote in fall 2020 ... MLive-The Flint Journal.

Flint’s first poet laureate awarded $50K to infuse poetry throughout city with focus on literacy

Michigan Live 24 Jun 2021
At the Flint Institute of Arts theater, Brown recently read a poem titled “Where Am I From?” that she wrote last fall as part of a project that focused on the intersection of environmental injustice or ecological problems and racial and social problems, organized by Kent State ...

FIA Theater reopens with the Dort Financial Credit Union Summer Film Series

Flint Township View 10 Jun 2021
FLINT — The Flint Institute of Arts will reopen its theater, with the Dort Financial Credit Union Summer Film Series. The Dort Financial Credit Union Summer Film Series will include 12 weekends of screenings through August 29. The FIA continues to follow safe distancing, masking, and other safety precautions ... Screenings begin at 7.30 p.m ... Sundays ... 1 ... .

Kansas City summer entertainment guide: At last, music, comedy, festivals and more

News-Press Now 23 May 2021
May 23—The local summer schedule is a tad light on indoor concerts and theater thanks to the pandemic, but, unlike last summer, that doesn't mean it isn't packed with promising events ... Symphony in the Flint Hills ... Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Gala, June 5, Kauffman Center. Symphony in the Flint Hills, June 12, North Lakeview Pasture ... Theater.

Clayton County to open Flint River multi-generational center

Atlanta Journal 20 Apr 2021
The virtual event, set for 10 a.m., is for The Flint ... “From recreation, community classes, senior and youth programming, and cultural exchanges in our innovative Black Box Theater, there’s something for everyone at the Flint River Community Center,” Franklin said.

Depot Theater Company hosts "15 Tens" Short Play Contest winners

Dodge City Daily Globe 14 Apr 2021
Future play performers, writers, directors and crew members earned new experience recently as The Depot Theater of Dodge City held the “15 TensShort Play Contest ... According to Depot Theater board member Phil Handsaker, the winners were..Flint vs Marcus” by Dylan Pierce, of Ashland High School.

Remember When …

Swartz Creek View 08 Apr 2021
An early photo of the Flint Institute of Music ... The Flint Institute Music is known for bringing out the best music, in all of us, with great teachers ... Our planetarium is of state of the Art, Bowers Theater, along with Flint Institute of Arts with exhibits of Famous Artists and classes too.

Clem Sellers

The Argus Press 14 Mar 2021
Navy, serving in the Pacific Theater aboard the USS Preble as a communications specialist, and received an honorable discharge at the end of World War II ... Clem and Jean were dedicated patrons of the arts, frequently traveling with friends to live stage shows at The Barn Theater in Galesburg, The Whiting Theater in Flint, and The Wharton Center ... .

Capitol Theatre hosting digital event with Beatle-esque pop tunes and classical arrangements

Michigan Live 25 Jan 2021
FLINT, MI — The Capitol Theatre will host a digital streaming event featuring the Electric Light Orchestra Experience ... Any proceeds collected will be used to support the Capitol Theatre in downtown Flint ... Movies at The Capitol film series set to resume at historic downtown Flint theater. Flint’s Capitol Theatre awarded for historic preservation.

Visual art exhibit heads to Scranton

The Scranton Times-Tribune 27 Oct 2020
Conor Kelly O'Brien, theater maker and co-founder of the Scranton Fringe Festival, which brings unique art in various mediums to the city every year, said the project is intriguing ... Along with Scranton's visit Wednesday, trucks will visit Madison, Wisconsin; Phoenix and Scottsdale, Arizona; Flint, Michigan; Detroit; Atlanta and other cities.

Movies at The Capitol film series set to resume at historic downtown Flint theater

Michigan Live 25 Oct 2020
FLINT, MI -- A trio of movie nights are back on at the historic Capitol Theatre in Flint after they were postponed earlier this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Movies at The Capitol film series at the theater at 140 E ... in downtown Flint, is set to return Friday, Nov.

Flint artists featured in national virtual festival with spotlight on racial injustice

Michigan Live 20 Oct 2020
In partnership with Flint Repertory Theatre and 23 other theater companies across the country, the free festival will feature 24 world-premiere works created by multidisciplinary theater artists of color, according to a theater news release ... Flint-area NCG Cinema movie theaters set to reopen this week with free movies, snack deals.

Flint-area edible cookie dough shop may close, owner says in social media post

Michigan Live 09 Oct 2020
GRAND BLANC TWP, MI -- A recently opened Flint-area edible cookie dough shop may close if business does not pick up soon ... Edible cookie dough cafe and bakery opens in Flint area ... McGuire was born and raised in the Flint area ... Flint-area NCG Cinema movie theaters set to reopen this week with free movies, snack deals.