PHOTOS: Lukas Nelson And Promise Of The Real Perform At The Tivoli

Monday, February 26, 2018

Lukas Nelson (son of Willie Nelson) brought his band Promise Of The Real to the Tivoli Theatre to open for Blackberry Smoke. The event was sold out weeks in advance of Friday night. 
 
The concert was a promotion by the Tivoli Foundation.


Ringgold Playhouse Holds Auditions For The Foreigner Monday, Tuesday

Basil Considine Interviews DeAnna Choi Ahead Of "The King And I" At The Tivoli

PHOTOS: Final Event Of Boxcar Songwriter Series 2018


The Ringgold Playhouse will hold open auditions for its first production of 2019, Larry Shue’s classic comedy The Foreigner, Monday and Tuesday at Patriot Hall. TRP is looking to fill seven roles ... (click for more)

Singer-actor DeAnna Choi and drama critic Basil Considine met two decades ago in a high school theatre program. Yesterday – twenty years after their last conversation – the theatre industry brought ... (click for more)

The Boxcar Songwriter Series 2018 finished with a year end event on Tuesday with Larry Fleet, Natalie Murphy and Dave Kennedy . The event was hosted by Songbirds at the historic Chattanooga ... (click for more)


Entertainment

Ringgold Playhouse Holds Auditions For The Foreigner Monday, Tuesday

The Ringgold Playhouse will hold open auditions for its first production of 2019, Larry Shue’s classic comedy The Foreigner, Monday and Tuesday at Patriot Hall. TRP is looking to fill seven roles for the show (five men, two women), which will run for two weekends in February. “This show is funny, insightful, and a real crowd-pleaser, so were excited that it's opening up our season,” ... (click for more)

Basil Considine Interviews DeAnna Choi Ahead Of "The King And I" At The Tivoli

Singer-actor DeAnna Choi and drama critic Basil Considine met two decades ago in a high school theatre program. Yesterday – twenty years after their last conversation – the theatre industry brought them together again: she as a leading actor in the national tour of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s The King and I , and he as a critic and journalist covering the tour. Richard Rodgers ... (click for more)

Breaking News

Planning Commission Recommends M-1 Zoning For Tubman Site Despite Some Community Opposition

The Planning Commission on Monday afternoon unanimously recommended M-1 zoning for most of the 44-acre Harriet Tubman site in East Chattanooga. A section by Roanoke Avenue would be left R-3, allowing single-family homes, apartments and townhomes. The vote came despite some community opposition along with the Unity Group, that favored a mixed-use approach and input from residents. ... (click for more)

Popular Young Reporter For NewsChannel 9 Terminated By Sinclair As She Battles Cancer

A popular young reporter for NewsChannel 9 has been terminated by Sinclair Broadcasting as she battles cancer. Alex George wrote on her Twitter account on Friday, " Hi all, I want to clarify for those who asked. I want to assure you that treatment is going incredibly well. The decision was not made by me it was @WeAreSinclair . They terminated my contract." The 22-year-old ... (click for more)

Opinion

TVA Land Grab

The Georgetown land grab is just ‘Business as Usual’ for TVA. For the past 80 years they’ve shown their stripes in this matter - 170,000 acres seized at LBL, countless acreage taken in the Tennessee River Valley. Land taken for coal and nuclear sites. All by the same play book. All from average people. We want this, you have this, we get this. I worked with TVA as a ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Greatest 4 Minutes

I would venture to say I know more sports trivia than the next guy. I’ve spent a fun lifetime watching and listening and learning so why is it, on the early eve of my three-score-and-ten, I never knew about “the best four minutes in sports” until just now? Oh, for decades I’ve know the annual Army-Navy football game, the latest just played this weekend, was special. A half-century ... (click for more)