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    THEATER REVIEWPlaza's 'Kiss Me, Kate' is a singing and dancing delight

    03/24/2014 05:42 PM CDT
    Some familiar faces with good voices are joined by a new face with a pleasant voice in The Plaza Theatre Company's presentation of “Kiss Me, Kate,” playing through April 12 at the Plaza Theatre in Cleburne. 
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    Carnegie's "The Fantasticks" is creative and clever
    03/18/2014 01:32 PM CDT - It's very reassuring to hear the strong and clear baritone voice of Carnegie Players veteran Hillard Cochran, whose version of the familiar “Try to Remember” opens CP's production of “The Fantasticks,” playing through this weekend at the Cleburne Conference Center. Full Story

    Walker earns spot in final round of all-state auditions
    12/06/2013 09:18 AM CST - For the third year in a row, Alvarado High School choir member Keith Walker has qualified for the fourth and final round of Texas All-State Choir auditions. Full Story

    Brazos Chamber Orchestra presents two free Christmas concerts
    12/04/2013 07:47 AM CST - The Brazos Chamber Orchestra, under the direction of David Anavitarte, will present two free Christmas concerts this year. Full Story

    If you have a ticket, Plaza's 'White Christmas' is an early present
    11/24/2013 11:18 AM CST - Musicals are what the Plaza Theatre Company does best and its current production of “White Christmas the Musical” ranks right up there with any it has presented since opening in November 2006. Full Story

    No mystery about it, Clue the Musical is a good one
    10/31/2013 01:11 PM CDT - Generally, I don't enjoy musicals when I am unfamiliar with the songs because it takes too much effort to concentrate on the words. Full Story

    Six junior high students earn all-region choir
    10/30/2013 12:23 PM CDT - Alvarado Junior High students Seth Holden, C.J. Anderson, Reese Pate, Carmen Head, Jessica Throckmorton and Kelsie Downs were named to the All-Region choir last week during auditions in Stephenville. Full Story

    AHS students earn all-district, all-region choir honors
    10/25/2013 09:43 AM CDT - Alvarado High School seniors Stephanie Pollock, soprano, and Keith Walker, bass, and junior Daisy Garcia, alto, will sing with this year's All-Region Choir with hopes for a trip to the All-State finals at the Pre-Area round of auditions on Nov. Full Story

    Brazos Chamber Orchestra presents two free concerts
    10/18/2013 08:57 AM CDT - The Brazos Chamber Orchestra will begin its 16th year with two free concerts for its fall concert series. Full Story

    Alvarado choir members advance in all-state auditions
    09/29/2013 11:59 AM CDT - Alvarado High School's choir sent 13 students to compete at the first round of All-State Choir auditions last week in Granbury. Full Story

    Review: 'Quiet Ones' is more creaky than creepy

    (Eds: An AP Member Exchange. Film opens Friday. With AP Photos.) LOS ANGELES (AP) — Paying homage in style and theme to the vintage horror movies of the 1970s, "The Quiet Ones" is the latest stylish shocker from Hammer, the recently reactivated classic U. Full Story
    Review: Death's raw closer caps epic punk trilogy

    (Eds: With AP Photos.) Death, "III" (Drag City) Feverish and socially conscious, the final set of Death's 1970s recordings affirms why they rose from the ashes and gained an audience after debuting in 2009. Full Story