On Stage

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Oct. 15

Good Morning Bedlam returns to Chattanooga for a show at Virgola. 7 p.m. Tickets are $5. The show is for all ages. 

Oct. 15

Local academics have been selected to join comedian Shane Mauss (Comedy Central) who brings his Stand Up Science Tour to Palace Theater, for a show that's equal parts haha and aha. The show begins at 7:30 p.m. and tickets are $20, available here. Palace Theatre is at 818 Georgia Ave., #118. 

OCT. 16

Dexter Bell and Friends at Jazz in the Lounge at Barking Legs. 7 p.m. $5 suggested donation.

OCT. 16

An Evening with Anthony Gomes at Songbirds on the north stage at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20 and available here.

Oct. 17

Dream Theater: Distance Over Time Tour Celebrating 10 Years of Scenes From A Memory will be at the Tivoli Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets are $89.50, $74.50, $49.50 and $34.50 and available here

OCT. 17

Scott Mulvahill with Bryan Knispel at Songbirds on the north stage at 7 p.m. Tickets are $15 and available here.

OCT. 17

Subkonscious with Stoned Cold Fox and Z Theory at Songbirds on the south stage at 9 p.m. Tickets are $10 and available here.

OCT. 17

Levitt AMP Chattanooga Music Series features Frank Bumpass. On the lawn of the Bessie Smith Cultural Center at 6 p.m. Bring picnics, blankets and lawn chairs to the concerts, which will have an open lawn setting. There will be an array of food and drink vendors on site. Free. http://levittamp.org/Chattanooga

Oct. 18

Tivoli Theatre Foundation's Inaugural Annual Gala featuring Alison Krauss at the Tivoli Theatre. 8:30 p.m. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $250 for the VIP Reception, $85 and $65 (plus applicable fees) and available here

OCT. 18

The North River Civic Center Sunset Concert Series, 7-8 p.m., with the Trembling Troubadours.  Free to the public. 1009 Executive Dr., Suite 102 in Hixson. Call 870-8924 for more information. 

OCT. 18

An Evening with David Wilcox at Songbirds on the north stage at 7 p.m. Tickets are $25 and available here.

OCT. 18

Gangstagrass at Songbirds on the south stage at 9 p.m. Tickets are $18-$20 and available here.

Oct. 18-26

Ensemble Theatre of Chattanooga ushers in fall with one of J.M. Barrie’s lesser known works, A Kiss For Cinderella.  Thursday, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 2:30 p.m. Barking Legs Theater, 1307 Dodds Ave. Tickets are $20 for general admission and $17 for students and senior citizens. Call 987-5141 for ticket information or visit www.ensembletheatreofchattanooga.com.

Oct. 18-27

Yellow Dragon Productions presents Jeffrey Hatcher’s play Three Viewings, three comic/dramatic monologues set in a mid-western funeral parlor over a three-day Christmas weekend. Performances are Friday and Saturday, Oct. 18 and 19, and Saturday, Oct. 26, at 7:30 p.m., with a 2 p.m. matinee on Sunday, Oct. 27, at St. Luke United Methodist Church on Social Circle. Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for students and are available at www.yellowdragonproductions.org. This production is not suitable for children under 13 years old. For more information, call (260) 403-4095 or email yellowdragonproductions@epbfi.com

OCT. 19

Karen Reynolds at Charles and Myrtle's Coffeehouse. Inside Christ Unity Church at 105 McBrien Road. $10 suggested donation at the door. 

OCT. 19

Randall Bramblett Band at Songbirds on the north stage at 7 p.m. Tickets are $25 and available here.

OCT. 19

Funk You with Three Star Revival at Songbirds on the south stage at 9 p.m. Tickets are $12-$15 and available here.

Oct. 20

Nahko And Medicine for the People with Nattali Rize at The Signal, 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $27.50 in advance, $30.50 the day of the show and $52.50 for the balcony. Tickets available at Songbirds Guitar Museum and Online at thesignaltn.  

OCT. 23

Clare Donohue at Jazz in the Lounge at Barking Legs. 7 p.m. $5 suggested donation.

Oct. 24

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Barnett & Company Masterworks Series: Miraculous Mandarin at Tivoli Theatre, 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at $21 and can be purchased by calling the CSO Box Office at 267-8583 or by visiting the CSO’s website at chattanoogasymphony.org. Discounts are available for students and music educators.

OCT. 24

Levitt AMP Chattanooga Music Series features Eric Roberson. On the lawn of the Bessie Smith Cultural Center at 6 p.m. Bring picnics, blankets and lawn chairs to the concerts, which will have an open lawn setting. There will be an array of food and drink vendors on site. Free. http://levittamp.org/Chattanooga

OCT. 25

Party at the Signal with Nick Lutsko, Chattanooga's own masquarade alt-party. Tickets are on sale now at TheSignalTN.comwww.nicklutsko.com

OCT. 25

Caleb Lee Hutchinson at Songbirds on the north stage at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10-$15 and available here.

OCT. 25

The Velcro Pygmies at Songbirds on the south stage at 9 p.m. Tickets are $15-$18 and available here.

Oct. 26

Atreyu's 20th Year Anniversary Tour with Whitechapel, He Is Legend, Tempting Fate, Santa Cruz comes to The Signal Saturday, 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $25 in advance, $28 the day of the show and $50 for balcony at Songbirds Guitar Museum and Online at thesignaltn.com

OCT. 26

Jenner Fox at Charles and Myrtle's Coffeehouse. Inside Christ Unity Church at 105 McBrien Road. $10 suggested donation at the door. 

OCT. 26

EG Kight Trio at Songbirds on the north stage at 7 p.m. Tickets are $15-$17 and available here.

OCT. 26

Freakers Ball on Station Street at Songbirds on the south stage at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20-$75 and available here.

Oct. 26-27

STS9 Underground at The Caverns for 2-night Halloween event. Saturday doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Central. Sunday doors open at 4 p.m., show at 5 p.m. Central. Tickets, including VIP packages available here.

Oct. 27

Straight No Chaser will be in concert at the Tivoli Theatre at 7 p.m. Tickets are  $62.50, $59.50, $49.50 and $39.50 are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, and Tivoli Theatre Box Office or by phone at  800-745-3000. 

Oct. 27

Rumours of Fleetwood Mac , the 50th Anniversary Tour The Very Best of Fleetwood Mac will stop at Walker Theatre at 7 p.m. Tickets are $45 and $35 and available here

Oct. 28

The a cappella group Chanticleer, a Lee favorite, will return to campus for the second concert of this season’s Presidential Concert Series at 7:30 p.m. in Pangle Hall.  Tickets are $15 for adults and $5 for students and seniors and are available for purchase beginning Oct. 21 at the Lee University Box Office in the Dixon Center or by contacting 614-8343 between 3-6 p.m. Tickets are also available at https://www.showclix.com/event/presidential-concert-series-chanticleer/pre-sale

Oct. 29

White Reaper with Wombo play at Songbirds, 9 p.m. on the South Stage. Tickets are $15-$18 and available here

Oct. 29

The Simon and Garfunkel Story comes to the Tivoli Theatre at 7:30 p.m.  Tickets are$65, $50, $35 and $25 (plus applicable fees) and available here

OCT. 30

Of Montreal with Locate S,1 at Songbirds on the south stage at 9 p.m. Tickets are $22-$25 and available here.

OCT. 31

Lenox Hills with Okey Dokey at Songbirds on the south stage at 9 p.m. Tickets are $10-$12 and available here.

Nov. 2

Randy Houser with Paul Cauthen Acoustic will plat at the Tivoli Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets are $54.50, $44.50 and $34.50 (plus applicable fees) and available here.

Nov. 3

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Chamber Series: Beethoven’s Symphony No. 2 at Chattanooga State Community College Humanities Theatre at 3 p.m.

Nov. 9

Ryan Bingham with Jamestown Revival will play at Walker Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets are $40 and $30 and are available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, and Tivoli Theatre Box Office or by phone at  800-745-3000.  

Nov. 14

Corey Smith Acoustic will be at the Walker Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets are $39.50, $29.50 and are available at all Ticketmaster outlets, the Tennessee Theatre box office, ticketmaster.com and by phone

Nov. 15

The Jay and Silent Bob Reboot Roadshow with Jason Mewes and Kevin Smith will be at Walker Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets are $55 and $45 and are available at all Ticketmaster outlets, the Tennessee Theatre box office, ticketmaster.com and by phone.

NOV. 15

The North River Civic Center Sunset Concert Series, 7-8 p.m., with Sweet Georgia Sound.  Free to the public. 1009 Executive Dr., Suite 102 in Hixson. Call 870-8924 for more information. 

Nov. 15

Goo Goo Dolls, The Miracle Pill Tour with Beach Slang at Tivoli Theatre, 8 p.m. Special presale for a limited allotment of tickets will be available until 10 p.m. July 25 here. Enter promo code "GGD2019" to purchase tickets early.

Nov. 16

TOBYMAC: The Theatre Tour will be at the Tivoli Theatre at 7 p.m. Tickets are $102.75, $72.75, $52.75, $42.75 and $28 plus applicable fees and available at all Ticketmaster Outlets, and Tivoli Theatre Box Office or by phone at  800-745-3000.

Nov. 16

Jeff Dunham: Seriously!? comes to Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Auditorium at 5 p.m. Tickets are $52.50 and are available at all Ticketmaster outlets, the Tennessee Theatre box office, ticketmaster.com and by phone.

Nov. 21

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Barnett & Company Masterworks Series: Daphnis and Chloe at Tivoli Theatre, 7:30 p.m. 2019/20 subscribers have pre-sale access to this special concert event. Remaining tickets will be released for public sale on Aug. 1.

Nov. 21

Kathleen Madigan - Hot Dogs and Angels Tour stops at Walker Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets are $45 and $30 (plus applicable fees) and available here

Nov. 22

Kenny G will be in concert at the Tivoli Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets are $95, $75, $55 and $40 (plus applicable fees) and available here

Nov. 23

Heather McMahan: The Farewell Tour will stop in Chattanooga at Walker Theater at 8 p.m. Tickets are $150 VIP, $61, $51 and $41 (plus applicable fees) and available here

Nov. 29

Cirque Dreams Holidaze comes to the Tivoli Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $99.50, $74.50, $54.50 and $44.50 (plus applicable fees) and available here.

Nov. 30

Main Squeeze at Songbirds on the south stage. 9 p.m. Tickets are $12-$15 and available here.  

Dec. 1

Jackyl will play at the Signal at 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance, $22 the day of the show and $40 for balcony, and available at Songbirds Guitar Museum and online here.

DEC. 7

Heather Land: I Ain't Doing It Unfiltered Tour at the Tivoli Theatre 8 p.m. Tickets are $99, $39.50 and $29.50 and available here.

Dec. 13

Dave Barnes will present A Very Merry Christmas with special guests at Walker Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets are $46 for Gold Circle and $32 seated and available here

Dec. 13-15

Chattanooga Ballet presents the Nutcracker at the Tivoli Theatre. Dec. 13 at 7:30 p.m.; Dec. 14 at 2 and 7:30 p.m.; and Dec. 15 at 2 p.m. Tickets are $65, $41, $31, and $18 (plus fees) and available here.

Dec. 15

The Robert Earl Keen: Countdown to Christmas will be at Walker Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets are $64.50, $44.50 and $29.50 (plus applicable fees) and available here

Dec. 19

Muscadine Bloodline plays at The Signal at 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance, $25 day of show and $40 for balcony and are available at Songbirds Guitar Museum and online here

Dec. 19

US 101 Christmas for Kids with Wynonna & the Big Noise will be held at Walker Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets are $62, $52 and $42 and available here

DEC. 20

The North River Civic Center Sunset Concert Series, 7-8 p.m., with the Chattanooga Community Orchestra.  Free to the public. 1009 Executive Dr., Suite 102 in Hixson. Call 870-8924 for more information. 

Dec. 21-22

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Pops Series: Home for the Holidays at Tivoli Theatre. Show is 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m. on Sunday.

Dec. 23

Jim Brickman: A Christmas Celebration comes to Walker Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets are $75 and $49.50 (plus applicable fees) and available here

Dec. 24

Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker will be at the Tivoli Theatre Christmas Eve for two shows at 12 and 4 p.m. Tickets are $178 Platinum, $113 Gold, $79, $72, $52, $42, and $32 (plus fees) and available here

Jan. 12, 2020

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Chamber Series: Mozart & Moreat at Chattanooga State Community College Humanities Theatre at 3 p.m.

Jan. 15, 2020

Jonny Lang will be in concert at Walker Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $67.50, $42.50, $35.00 and available here

JAN. 17, 2020

The North River Civic Center Sunset Concert Series, 7-8 p.m., with the Chattanooga Clarinet Choir.  Free to the public. 1009 Executive Dr., Suite 102 in Hixson. Call 870-8924 for more information. 

Jan. 21, 2020

Citizen Cope will come to the Walker Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets for this event are $40 and $30 and are available here and at all Ticketmaster Outlets, and Tivoli Theatre Box Office.

Jan. 23, 2020

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Barnett & Company Masterworks Series: Beethoven’s Fifth at Tivoli Theatre, 7:30 p.m.

Jan. 24

Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons will be at the Tivoli Theatre for one performance at 8 p.m. Tickets are $175, $125, $99.50 and $79.50 (plus applicable fees) and available here

Jan. 25, 2020

KZ106 presents The Black Jacket Symphony performing Led Zeppelin at the Tivoli Theatre for two shows. Both shows are all ages with an early show at 5 p.m. and a late show at 9 p.m.  Tickets are $35 and $40 and go on sale Friday. Tickets are available at Ticketmaster.com, by phone at 757-5580, or in person at the Tivoli Theatre Box Office.

Jan. 29, 2020

The Indigo Girls perform at Walker Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets are $64.50 and $44.50 (plus applicable fees) and available here

Feb. 9

Jo Koy: Just Kidding World Tour will come to the Tivoli Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets are $56.50 and $41.50 (plus applicable fees) and available here

Feb. 11, 2020

Mat Kearney City of Black and White Revisited Acoustic Tour at Walker Theatre, 8 p.m. Tickets are $37 and $27 and available here and at all Ticketmaster Outlets, and Tivoli Theatre Box Office.

Feb. 12, 2020

The You and Me Tour: An Evening with Drew and Ellie Holcomb will come to the Tivoli Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets are $55, $45, $41 and $31 (plus applicable fees) and available here.

Feb. 13, 2020

The Wood Brothers will be in concert at Walker Theatre at 8 p.m. Tickets are $40 and $30 and available here.

Feb. 14-15, 2020

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Pops Series: Big Band Fever at Tivoli Theatre at 7:30 p.m.

FEB. 28, 2020

The North River Civic Center Sunset Concert Series, 7-8 p.m., with Jericho Brass Band.  Free to the public. 1009 Executive Dr., Suite 102 in Hixson. Call 870-8924 for more information. 

Feb. 29, 2020

KZ106 will present Kansas in concert at the Tivoli Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $125, $84.50, and $54.50 and available here.

March 3, 2020

Joe Bonamassa will perform at Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Auditorium at 8 p.m. Tickets are $202, $152, $132, $102, $92, $82, and $72 (plus taxes and service fees) and available here.

March 5, 2020

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Barnett & Company Masterworks Series: Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 2 at Tivoli Theatre, 7:30 p.m.

March 15, 2020

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Chamber Series: Apollo & Jupiter at Chattanooga State Community College Humanities Theatre at 3 p.m.

MARCH 20, 2020

The North River Civic Center Sunset Concert Series, 7-8 p.m., with the Chattanooga Flute Choir.  Free to the public. 1009 Executive Dr., Suite 102 in Hixson. Call 870-8924 for more information. 

March 21, 2020

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Pops Series: Lights! Camera! Pops! at Tivoli Theatre at 7:30 p.m.

March 28, 2020

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Disney in Concert: A Tale As Old As Time at Tivoli Theatre. Shows at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

April 2, 2020

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Barnett & Company Masterworks Series: Dona Nobis Pacem at Tivoli Theatre, 7:30 p.m.

April 18, 2020

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Pops Series: The Music of Billy Joel & More at 7:30 p.m.

April 19, 2020

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood Live comes to the Tivoli Theatre at 4 p.m. Tickets are $78 VIP with a meet and greet, $55, $40 and $25 (plus applicable fees) and available here

APRIL 20, 2020

The North River Civic Center Sunset Concert Series, 7-8 p.m., with G-Three.  Free to the public. 1009 Executive Dr., Suite 102 in Hixson. Call 870-8924 for more information. 

April 30, 2020

Chattanooga Symphony & Orchestra presents Barnett & Company Masterworks Series: Pictures at an Exhibition at Tivoli Theatre, 7:30 p.m.

MAY 15, 2020

The North River Civic Center Sunset Concert Series, 7-8 p.m., with River City Red Hots.  Free to the public. 1009 Executive Dr., Suite 102 in Hixson. Call 870-8924 for more information. 

JUNE 19, 2020

The North River Civic Center Sunset Concert Series, 7-8 p.m., with Bill McCallie and the Incahoots Band.  Free to the public. 1009 Executive Dr., Suite 102 in Hixson. Call 870-8924 for more information. 


Man Convicted For 2nd Rape Ordered To Begin Serving 10 Years For First Rape

City Officer Suffers Hand Injury As Motorist Speeds Off In Early Morning Incident On W. 25th Street

Lorie Collier Named New Principal At Calvin Donaldson Environmental Science Academy


A man who has been convicted of two rapes was ordered on Monday to begin serving a 10-year sentence on the initial rape from 2016. Anthony Vance, 56, had been given a suspended sentence on ... (click for more)

A Chattanooga Police officer suffered a hand injury when a motorist sped off early Monday morning on W. 25th Street near Williams Street. Officers had been speaking to the driver of a yellow ... (click for more)

Hamilton County Schools has selected Lorie Collier to be the new principal at Calvin Donaldson Environmental Science Academy. Ms. Collier joins Hamilton County Schools from Knox County Schools ... (click for more)


Breaking News

Man Convicted For 2nd Rape Ordered To Begin Serving 10 Years For First Rape

A man who has been convicted of two rapes was ordered on Monday to begin serving a 10-year sentence on the initial rape from 2016. Anthony Vance, 56, had been given a suspended sentence on the earlier case. He will be sentenced on the second rape from Jan. 3, 2018, next Monday. A portion of that sentencing hearing was held on Monday. Prosecutor Miriam Johnson said Vance ... (click for more)

City Officer Suffers Hand Injury As Motorist Speeds Off In Early Morning Incident On W. 25th Street

A Chattanooga Police officer suffered a hand injury when a motorist sped off early Monday morning on W. 25th Street near Williams Street. Officers had been speaking to the driver of a yellow Ford Mustang when he suddenly drove off. His side mirror hit the officer's hand so hard that it bent the mirror. The vehicle hit a nearby tree and utility pole. The driver then got out ... (click for more)

Opinion

Would Foreign Teachers Make Better Instructors For Inner-City Students? - And Response

It seems a week doesn't go by, sometimes more in one week, without Roy or someone writing some coded messages denigrating inner-city schools and the students (using another code-hint hint) that attend inner-city schools. Which reminded me of something from decades ago about teachers from foreign countries perhaps making better instructors for inner city students. At least those ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Let’s Start With Truth

By all accounts the public schools in Chattanooga and Hamilton County are far from what the average taxpayer would want them to be. Our schools are our number one priorities, this easily reflected by the fact they now receive over 60 percent of the total county budget -- the most money ever allocated to public education in history -- and the unbridled desire of our booming area ... (click for more)

Sports

UTC Soccer Records Another Shutout At Citadel

The Chattanooga women’s soccer team earned a record-tying eighth shutout with a 2-0 win over The Citadel Sunday afternoon in Southern Conference action at the Washington Light Infantry Field. The Mocs improve to 8-4-3 on the year and 3-2-1 in league action. The Citadel falls to 5-6-2 overall and 1-4 against the conference. The Mocs matched a school record eight shutouts set ... (click for more)

Dan Fleser: 91-Yard Drive Was UT Highlight

KNOXVILLE – Of all the work that went into Tennessee’s first SEC football victory in 11 months, Jeremy Pruitt seemed to linger over one achievement in particular. The 91-yard touchdown drive in the fourth quarter that clinched the Vols’ 20-10 victory over Mississippi State was the best combination of execution and effort. It drew first mention by UT’s coach on Monday, in advance ... (click for more)