November 25, 2002
firstname.lastname@example.org A cold November wind whipped through town Friday night, but inside The Maryland Theatre, it was hot with the sounds of Southern bluegrass. Ricky Skaggs had come to town. Skaggs, 48, and his six-man band played old and new songs during their show, including "Why did you wander?" "Lonesome night," and "Black-eyed Susie. " Before the 8 p.m. show, fans stood in line as they waited to enter the theater, sometimes spilling outside. Vicki Davies tried to explain why she likes Skaggs' music.
December 11, 2009
A Capitol Christmas concert CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. --Â Hagerstown Municipal Band, directed by Lynn Lerew, performs seasonal favorites. 7 p.m. today. The Capitol Theatre, 159 S. Main St. $25. To purchase tickets, call the box office at 717-263-0202 from 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. Go to www.thecapitoltheatre.org . Singles Christmas dance Tri-State Singles Connection will hold its Christmas dance for ages 21 and older. 8 p.m. to midnight today. Knights of Columbus, 20340 Leitersburg Pike, Hagerstown.
September 25, 2003
email@example.com On Tuesday, Sept. 30, the Hagerstown Community Concert Association will open its 45th season, beginning its annual "beguine" - its infatuation - with a variety of live entertainment at The Maryland Theatre. "I Get a Kick Out of Cole" is an evening of the music of flamboyant American composer Cole Porter. "I call it a revue, but not a revue," says Matt Davenport, who conceived, wrote and directed the production. A cast of 10 - four musicians and six singer-dancer-actors - will perform about 26 Porter tunes, including "Night and Day," "Don't Fence Me In," "You're the Top," "Anything Goes," "I Get a Kick Out of You," "My Heart Belongs to Daddy" and "Begin the Beguine.
September 16, 2005
Barbershop quartet Just For Fun presents a TGIF concert. Today, noon to 1 p.m. Courthouse Square, Chambersburg, Pa. If it rains, the concert will be at Central Presbyterian Church, 40 Lincoln Way West. Free. Donations accepted. Fundraiser dance Dancing to '50s, '60s and '70s music with Jukebox Entertainment. Games, prizes and a hula hoop contest. Today, 7 to 10 p.m., Old Quincy High School gym, 7888 Anthony Highway West, Waynesboro, Pa. $5. Proceeds benefit the Wenger family.
May 24, 2012
The Top Five Wine and arts festival Live music, West Virginia wines and artists from the region. 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday; 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday, May 27. The Arts Centre, 300 W. King St., Martinsburg, W.Va. Tickets cost $10 to $20; free for ages 12 and younger. Sacred geometry Caroline Orner will display and talk about her artwork, an interpretation of geometry and the striucture of the universe. 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday at InnerBeyouty: The Magical, Mystical Shoppe, 57 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown.
June 26, 2003
firstname.lastname@example.org In her duet with Paul Simon on "Gone at Last," a gospel-leaning tune on his 1975 album, "Still Crazy After All These Years," Phoebe Snow hit the impossibly high, high notes. Her self-titled debut album, with its hit single "Poetry Man," was released in 1974. Now, 14 years since her previous original recording, Snow is back - at last. "Natural Wonder," with nine tracks she wrote or co-wrote, is in Hagerstown, and Snow will be here, too. She will perform and sign her new CD at Borders Books & Music at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 29. Her tour includes stops at Borders stores in New York and Los Angeles.