December Events At The Tivoli, Memorial Include Singing Christmas Tree

Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Here are upcoming events at the Tivoli Theatre and Memorial Auditorium

December

The Singing Christmas Tree
Tivoli Theatre
Saturday, Dec. 1, 2 and 7:30 p.m.
The Chattanooga Boys Choir celebrates one of the city's most time-honored holiday traditions with this special 50th anniversary performance. The CBC will be joined by Ballet Tennessee, musicians from the CSO Youth Orchestra, and an alumni choir formed for this special event. All seats reserved from $10 to $30 plus convenience fees. Tickets are on sale now at the Auditorium box office and online at ChattanoogaOnStage.com. Call 642-TIXS or 757-5050.

Firefighters Benefit Concert: John Michael Montgomery
Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Auditorium
Friday, Dec. 7, 8 p.m.
Concert to benefit the Chattanooga Firefighters Association. Tickets are $26. For tickets and information call the Chattanooga Firefighters Association at  899-4990. 

The Nutcracker
Tivoli Theatre
Friday-Saturday, Dec. 7-8, 8 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 9, 2 p.m.
Join Chattanooga Ballet and the Chattanooga Symphony Orchestra for Tchaikovsky’s classic holiday ballet. All seats reserved from $15 to $29 plus convenience fees. There is a $2 discount for students and seniors. Tickets are available now from Chattanooga Ballet. Contact the office at  265-0617 for ticket information and reservations.

Chris Young in Concert
Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Auditorium
Saturday, Dec. 8, 7:30 p.m.
Liquid Neon Tour 2012. With special guests Thomas Rhett and Joanna Smith. Tickets are $17.50 to $25 plus convenience fees, and are on sale now online at ChattanoogaOnStage.com and at the Auditorium box office. Call 642-TIXS.

Hall and Oates in Concert
Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Auditorium
Monday, Dec. 10, 8 p.m.
Do What You Want, Be What You Are Tour 2012.  Daryl Hall and John Oates have sold more albums than any other duo in music history. 2012 finds them very much at the height of their powers, with a new generation of musicians recognizing not only their historic track record of success, but also their continuing influence and achievements. All seats reserved from $47 to $77 plus convenience fees. Tickets are on sale now at the Auditorium box office and online at ChattanoogaOnStage.com. Call 642-TIXS.

CSO Pops: Home for the Holidays
Tivoli Theatre
Saturday, Dec. 15, 8 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 16, 2 p.m.
"Yule" get in the Holiday mood when you join the CSO for this annual wintertime celebration. Holiday classics are on the program and maybe a visit from the "big guy" himself (but only if you've been nice). Tickets are on sale now at the CSO box office and online at ChattanoogaSymphony.org. Call  267-8583.

Sandi Patty and Jason Crabb—A Christmas Celebration
Tivoli Theatre
Thursday, Dec. 20, 7:30 p.m.
It's been a big year for Christian artists Sandi Patty and Jason Crabb, with Patty touring worldwide and Crabb being awarded with Artist of the Year at the GMA Dove Awards. Join them at the Tivoli for this joyful musical Christmas celebration. All seats reserved from $16 to $31.50 plus convenience fees. Tickets are on sale now at the Auditorium box office and online at ChattanoogaOnStage.com. Call 642-TIXS or 757-5050. 


2013 Shows on sale now:

Black Jacket Symphony
Tivoli Theatre
Friday, Jan. 18, 8 p.m.
Back by Popular Demand performing Fleetwood Mac's Rumours. This network of top-notch musicians reproduce classic albums in a live environment, spending an enormous amount of time, energy and resources to perform the album in its entirety--note for note, sound for sound--with first-rate lighting and video production. Following the album and a brief intermission, the Black Jacket Symphony returns to perform a collection of Fleetwood Mac's greatest hits. All seats reserved from $25 to $30 plus convenience fees. Tickets are on sale now online and at the Auditorium box office. Call 642-TIXS or  757-5050.

The Screwtape Letters
Tivoli Theatre
Saturday, Feb. 9, 4 and 8 p.m.
C.S. Lewis' brilliant novel The Screwtape Letters, reveals spiritual warfare from a demon's point of view. A sold-out hit in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles and Washington, D.C., this funny, provocative, and wickedly witty theatrical adaptation will change the way you think about how demons influence your everyday life. For Group Sales, please call Fellowship for the Performing Arts on 866.476-8707. The performance is appropriate for ages 13 and up; children under 4 not admitted. All seats reserved from $40.50 to $91 plus convenience fees. Tickets are on sale now online at ChattanoogaOnStage.com and at the Auditorium box office. Call 642-TIXS or 757-5050.

My Funny Valentine Comedy Jam
Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Auditorium
Friday, Feb. 15, 8 p.m.
Featuring Sheryl Underwood, Arnez J, Tony Rock and J. Anthony Brown. All seats reserved from $39.50 to $47.50 plus convenience fees. Tickets are on sale now online at ChattanoogaOnStage.com and at the Auditorium box office. Call 642-TIXS.

Comedian Brian Regan
Tivoli Theatre
Thursday, Feb. 28, 7:30 p.m.
Critics and his peers agree—Brian Regan is one of the premiere comedians in the country. The perfect balance of sophisticated writing and physicality, Brian fills theaters with fervent fans that span generations. All seats reserved at $38.50 plus convenience fees. Tickets are on sale now online at ChattanoogaOnStage.com and at the Auditorium box office. Call 642-TIXS or 757-5050. 

Celtic Woman
Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Auditorium
Friday, April 19, 8 p.m.
$31 - $101 + convenience fees
Under the musical direction of Emmy-nominated music producer David Downes, this spectacular musical experience features Celtic Woman performing classic Irish tunes, timeless pop anthems, and inspirational songs. All seats reserved from $31 to $101 plus convenience fees. Tickets are on sale now online at ChattanoogaOnStage.com and at the Auditorium box office. Call 642-TIXS. 

Rock of Ages
Tivoli Theatre
Sunday, April 21, 7 p.m.
This hilarious, feel-good, rock-n-roll love story is told through the mind-blowing, face-melting hits of Journey, Night Ranger, STYX, REO Speedwagon, Pat Benatar, Twisted Sister, Poison, Asia, Whitesnake and many more. Don't miss this awesomely good time where big hair meets big dreams and the result totally wails. All seats reserved from $48 to $65 plus convenience fees. Tickets are on sale now online at ChattanoogaOnStage.com and at the Auditorium box office. Call 642-TIXS or 757-5050.


Lee Theatre And School Of Music To Present The Secret Garden

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Applications Being Accepted For Ms. Wheelchair Tennessee

Applications are now being accepted for the title of Ms. Wheelchair Tennessee, USA.  The winner will represent Tennessee in July, competing against other state representatives, for the national title of Ms. Wheelchair USA.  The Ms. Wheelchair USA program is dedicated to celebrating the abilities and successful accomplishments of women with disabilities.  This year ... (click for more)

Hard Freeze Predicted In The Area For Saturday Night

Temperatures are expected to drop Saturday night to 28 degrees or less. Here is the latest report from the National Weather Service:  HARD FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EDT /11 PM CDT/ TONIGHT TO 11 AM EDT /10 AM CDT/ SUNDAY... * EVENT... A HARD FREEZE EXPECTED WITH LOWS FROM THE TEENS NORTH TO THE UPPER 20S SOUTH LATE TONIGHT AND SUNDAY MORNING. ... (click for more)

Man Charged In Shooting On Sixth Avenue Had Been Shot Himself Last Week; Police Say Incident "Part Of Gang War"

A man charged with attempted first-degree murder on Sixth Avenue Court on Thursday afternoon was shot himself earlier this month. O'Shae Kadaris Smith, 20, of 2114 E. 12th St., is also charged with reckless endangerment, aggravated assault and possessing a firearm during the commission of a crime. He was one of two people shot on Rawlings Street on March 16. Kendre Allen, ... (click for more)

Finley Stadium Needs To Grow Up - And Response

RE:  Finley Stadium Financial Picture Rosy; Beer And Alcohol Sales Approved; AstroTurf Almost Ready and City, County Pitching In $250,000 Each For New Finley Stadium AstroTurf I read a story here five days ago about a rosy future for Finley stadium. It lead me to believe that the stadium was making money and even improvements with donations.  Then we get a short ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Sunday Funnies

They say March roars in like a lion and leaves like a lamb. So as you reach for your lambs-wool sweater on this last Sunday of the month, allow me to lighten up a bit with a new edition of my Sunday Funnies. I have a delightful crowd that keeps me supplied in jokes and these are some of the best that have come my way: A WOMAN'S PERFECT BREAKFAST -- She's sitting at the table ... (click for more)