Signal Mountain Playhouse Presents "The King and I" In July

Friday, June 13, 2014

The Signal Mountain Playhouse presents a production of "The King and I" opening July 5 and playing through July 26, with eight performances.  
 
Organizers, stated, "The show is being directed by Allan Ledford and features Dr. Jennifer Arbogast of the musical theater faculty at Chattanooga State as our female lead, Anna, and Seth Mease Carico, bass baritone under contract to the Berlin Opera in Germany, is playing the King."

Performances will be held July 5, 11, 12, 18, 19, 24, 25, and 26 with curtain at 8 p.

m. each night.

Tickets will be sold only at the Amphitheater each night starting at 6 p.m., at $15.00 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under. Camp chairs may be set up only from 6 p.m. on. Picnic dinners may be brought on site with no alcoholic beverages allowed.

The venue is an outdoor theater so the dress is casual with insect repellent, flashlights, and umbrellas recommended if the weather is threatening.


Warehouse Row Reintroduces Lunchtime Symphony Performances

Warehouse Row is bringing lunchtime entertainment to downtown once again with the return of the Chattanooga Symphony and Opera performance series. The live musical midday events are launching along with CSO’s 2014-2015 season, and will be hosted at Warehouse Row on the third Thursday of every month from September through the end of this year. The concert series offers Warehouse ... (click for more)

Dalton Ghost Tours Is Friday

Dalton Ghost Tours will be held Friday at 8 p.m. with a live reenactment of events that led to Dalton's sole legal hanging. One hundred years ago former Union soldier W.I. Umphrey came to Dalton in search of work. He found what he was looking for on the farm of prominent citizen Joseph Pritchett. What followed was murder. The tour will start and end at the wooden deck, directly ... (click for more)

EPB Says "Close To A Wash" On City Street Light Billing

EPB President Harold DePriest denied Wednesday that EPB owes the city over $1 million on street light billing. He stated,  “EPB has never said that we owe the city $1.2 million. When all the facts are taken into account, the financial difference is close to a wash.” Mr. DePriest said, "I regret that this complicated issue has been oversimplified in some reports. As we’ve ... (click for more)

New Red Bank Zoning Ordinance Is Ready For Review

The new Red Bank zoning ordinance is ready for review, City Manager Randall Smith said Tuesday night. It can be seen on www.redbanktn.gov and the link to zoning regulations. The new ordinance will replace one that was created 30 years ago.    The plan will encompass both residential and commercial development and is intended to direct ... (click for more)

Why So Much For A Rail Study?

From the things that make you go hmm department. Ok, so the feds are giving us $400k and the city is kicking in another $300k for a total of $700k to do a study on having in town rail service. Why so much for a study? Don't get me wrong, I'm totally down with Chattanooga having some passenger trains running around. I get that. It's awesome. We've needed it for a long time. I ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: My Aunt Martha

During my first year at Ole Miss, I was so distracted by the stunning coeds on campus that I paid too much attention to the wrong kind of figures. I ended up flubbing a math class, which at the time was most serious and potentially deadly for an American boy. It meant I didn't have enough credit hours to avoid the draft and in almost no time I got a red, gut-retching postcard that ... (click for more)