Improv masters The Pigeontown Players bring their unique brand of comedy to the Berry Theatre at the Colonial this fall! Similar in style to Whose Line Is It Anyway? Each performance showcases short-form improvisational comedy “games” that are entirely made up on the spot! Guaranteed to bring you lots of laughs and irrepressible joy, each show is a one-of-a-kind experience that you won’t soon forget . . .
Presented by Orion Communities
Tenor Cory O’Niell Walker returns to the Colonial for the 4th Annual Music For Everyone concert to support Orion Communities and our neighbors in need. This year Cory will be joined by soprano Veronica Chapman Smith and pianist Reese Revak to explore the musical themes of love, gratitude and hope. As Cory explains, “Imagine: a program celebrating love, joy, peace and community with songs and music by Mozart, Gershwin . . .
Tickets on sale Fri, Jun 15 @ 12:30PM.
Originally gaining prominence in the movie Titanic, Gaelic Storm – a multi-national, Celtic juggernaut – is a true force to be reckoned with. The band attributes their continued success to their fanatic audience, and it’s a well-diversified crowd. The country-music folks adore the storytelling, the bluegrass-heads love the instrumentals, Celtic fans love their devotion to tradition, and the rockers truly appreciate their passion. With their latest release . . .
Ages 16+. 1 hour 30 minutes.
Found Footage Festival hosts Joe Pickett (The Onion) and Nick Prueher (Late Show with David Letterman) take audiences on a guided tour of their all-time favorite VHS finds. From the curiously-produced industrial training video to the forsaken home movie donated to Goodwill, the Found Footage Festival resurrects these forgotten treasures and serves them up in a lively celebration of all things found.
Joe & Nick will stick around . . .
Presented by TOSDV
David Wickerham is a sought after theatre organist and is in the top echelon of the musicians on the circuit. Dave was born in Encino, California. He began playing the organ at the age of four and his first theatre organ at age ten. He has been concertizing throughout the US and Australia for many years and has numerous CD’s to his credit. Dave was named American Theatre Organ . . .
Steve Earle has turned many musical corners during his illustrious career. He has been equally acclaimed as a folk troubadour, a rockabilly raver, a contemplative bluesman, a honky-tonk rounder, a snarling rocker and even a bluegrass practitioner. Copperhead Road was Earle’s third album and was released to widespread acclaim. A mixture of hard-driving political tunes and conventional love songs – including “Snake Oil” and “The Devil’s Right . . .
Join the City Rhythm Orchestra for their annual Christmas extravaganza Holiday Style! The renowned sound of the 15-piece big band cooks up innovative versions of seasonal classics with lots of fun and excitement for the whole family. In addition to their famous brass sound, the group features crowd favorites Steve Ritrovato, Vicki Woodlyn, Rich Cox and Gil Morrow on vocals, plus amazing jazz soloists. Their repertoire includes Christmas songs . . .
Presented by TOSDV
TOSDV will again present their annual holiday concert of music and entertainment under the direction of Wayne Zimmerman. As of this writing the program is still being put together along with organ accompaniment and possibly a short silent movie. We hope to also have some local entertainers on the stage. It is sure to be an enjoyable afternoon and a chance to get into the holiday mood.
This program benefits . . .
The Eric Mintel Quartet return for their high energy holiday extravaganza…Charlie Brown Jazz! The timeless music by jazz legend Vince Guaraldi and the special performances by the acclaimed Eric Mintel Quartet has become a staple of the holidays and fun for the entire family! Share in the excitement!
“As long as the music attracts dedicated young musicians like Eric Mintel, jazz will continue to thrive and progress as a . . .
Tickets on sale Fri, Jul 27 @ 12:30.
For three decades Ronnie Spector’s Best Christmas Party Ever! has been a holiday tradition. This year the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer brings her raucous n’ rocking multi-media show to the Colonial Theatre for the first time! The show blends her hits like “Be My Baby,” “Walking In The Rain,” “Baby I Love You” with her Christmas classics, a splash of doo–wop, and plenty of Ronnie . . .
Tickets on sale Fri, Oct 19 @ 12:30PM.
Loudon Wainwright III was among the first wave of singer/songwriters to emerge in the late-’60s/early-’70s, releasing his debut self-titled album in 1970. His songs are known for their droll wit and wry observations on life, carving out a unique niche for himself in the music and humor domains. He has gone on to have a long career as a Grammy-winning recording artist, actor and . . .
Mark your calendars and start planning your costumes for the 15th Annual Member’s Party on Sunday, February 24!
Registration for this event, which consists of a pre-party and the Academy Awards broadcast will open in December. This year’s party will feature catering from Shorty’s Sunflower Cafe, a new trivia contest format, Costume contest, red carpet arrival photos, and more! Check back this winter for additional details . . .