Closed Door Entertainment Presents Theatre Camp At Memorial Auditorium

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

The first Closed Door Entertainment Theatre Camp will take place on location at Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Auditorium for two weeks, June 16-27.  Registration is now underway. 

The camp is open to ages 7 (able to read) through 14 and will be held from 8 a.m.-3 p.m.  The cost to attend is $200 per student.  Applications are available online at www.cdoorent.com.

Students for the camp need no prior acting experience, just a willingness to learn and have fun. 

The camp will feature a public performance of "Willy Wonka Jr." at Robert Kirk Walker Community Theatre (located at Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Auditorium) on June 27 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are available at the Auditorium box office, by phone at 642-TIXS and online at www.chattanoogaonstage.com.

Students of the Willy Wonka Jr. Summer Camp will get to partake in acting, singing, dancing, and specialty master classes by professionals while also learning the show Willy Wonka Jr.  They will perform the show live for the public. 

For more information contact camp director Grace Kling at closeddoorentertainment@gmail.com or visit www.chattanoogaonstage.com.


Cleveland State Helps Barroso Land Dream Job

How bad do you want it? This is a question that CSCC student Carlos Barroso was once asked by Evangelist T.D. Jakes at a men’s conference shortly before enrolling at CSCC and now, it’s the motto Barroso lives by. At the time, he was unsure what the question meant, but after a little soul searching, he understood exactly what he needed to do in order to achieve his goals. ... (click for more)

Cleveland State Offers Upcoming Information Sessions

Cleveland State Community College has scheduled upcoming information sessions for various academic areas at both the Athens and Monroe County Centers. The purpose of these events is to educate prospective students about the offerings throughout both McMinn and Monroe counties and answer any questions they may have about these programs. The Monroe County Center Information ... (click for more)

Man, 28, Shot And Killed In East Chattanooga

A 28-year-old man was shot and killed in East Chattanooga early Friday morning. The victim was identified as Jeremy Clark. At 1:20 a.m., Chattanooga Police officers responded to 2008 Glass St. on a person shot. One victim was found suffering from a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead on the scene. Police said investigators were gathering information on the potential ... (click for more)

Siedlecki Files Amended Financial Disclosure After GOP Files Complaint; Lists Personal Loan Rather Than In-Kind Contribution

Democratic assessor of property candidate Mark Siedlecki filed an amended financial disclosure form on Friday afternoon after county Republicans said he accepted far above the legal limit from a corporation he heads. The new disclosure said he made personal loans totaling $38,288 to the campaign. It does not include any in-kind contributions. The earlier forms listed ... (click for more)

Olympic Events On The Ocoee River Made History – But It Wasn’t Easy

It started with a simple “what if” question while Atlanta officials were working on a bid to host the 1996 Summer Olympic Games.  A group of amateur kayakers from the city began asking themselves: “What if Atlanta’s bid is successful? Then where would the Olympic whitewater canoe and kayak races be held?”  To some of the members of that group, the answer was obvious. ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Mr. Siedlecki, Sit Down!

This is a personal thing but one of my pet peeves is the little advertising stickers I sometimes find on the top of the front page of my newspaper. An editor at the newspaper has already determined a bit of news he or she feels I should read. And then the sticker covers it up so I have to peel it off before I can read “All the news that is fit to print.” As I groveled over my ... (click for more)