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    Doc Severinsen

    “Heeeere’s Johhny!” That lead-in, followed by a big band trumpet blast, was the landmark of late night television for three decades. The ‘Johnny’ was Johnny Carson, the announcer was Ed McMahon, and the bandleader was Doc Severinsen. The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson ruled the night air for thirty years and within a week of […]

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    Skippyjon Jones Snow What

    Mirror, mirror on the wall, who is the bravest Chihuahua of them all? Skippyjon Jones, the Siamese cat who thinks he’s a Mexican Chihuahua, of course! This brand new musical is based on the book by Judy Schachner, Skippyjon Jones Snow What, is a twist on the classic fairytale Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. […]

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    Last Comic Standing

    Tune in for the ninth season of “Last Comic Standing” on NBC. The Emmy-nominated laugh-fest returns with an all new group of the world’s funniest comics. See the finalists perform live when the “Last Comic Standing” Live tour appears at RiverCenter this fall. Buy Tickets Now! Meet the Last Comics Standing – GO VIP Do […]

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    Straight No Chaser

    If the phrase “male a cappella group” conjures up an image of students in blue blazers, ties, and khakis singing traditional college songs on ivied campuses…think again. Straight No Chaser are neither strait-laced nor straight- faced, but neither are they vaudeville-style kitsch. THE NEW OLD FASHIONED TOUR comes to town on the heels of the […]

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    Ragtime

    At the dawn of a new century, everything is changing…and anything is possible. The stories of an upper-class wife, a determined Jewish immigrant and a daring young Harlem musician unfold—set in turn-of-the-century New York—all three united by their desire and belief in a brighter tomorrow. Their compelling stories are set to theatre’s richest and most […]

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Doc Severinsen and His Big Band

“Heeeeere’s Johnny!” That lead-in, followed by a big band trumpet blast, was the landmark of late night television for three decades. The ‘Johnny’ was Johnny Carson, the announcer was Ed McMahon and the bandleader was Doc Severinsen. Beginning in October 1962, The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson ruled the night air for thirty years. On […]

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RiverCenter for the Performing Arts Announces New Executive Director

Norman S. Easterbrook was named the new Executive Director of the prestigious RiverCenter for the Performing Arts. Richard B. Hare, Chairman of RiverCenter’s Board of Trustees, gave the official announcement today after a unanimous decision was made following an intensive national search. Easterbrook will join the RiverCenter team in September. He currently serves as Director […]

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