Gatlin Brothers to Perform at McPherson Opera House

The Gatlin Brothers, Larry, Steve and Rudy, take the stage at the McPherson Opera House Feb. 22, at 7:30 p.m. The Grammy Award-winning trio have been dazzling audiences for more than 60 years and hold a lifetime of noteworthy achievements in their storybook career, including a Grammy for Best Country Song (“Broken Lady”), three ACM awards for Single of the Year (“All The Gold In California”), Album of the Year (Straight Ahead) and Male Vocalist of the Year for Larry Gatlin, along with five nominations for CMA Vocal Group of the Year, Single, Album and Male Vocalist of the Year.

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Local bluegrass band plays weekly

The McPherson Opera House stage, was blessed recently with the jazzy, blues sound of the Smoky Valley Bluegrass Band at the venue’s annual Blast of Bluegrass event. The Galva-based band was a hit and it was for a good cause as well. “Blast of Bluegrass” is an annual fundraiser for the McPherson Opera House and has become one of its most popular events. “Having to rely on donations to cover almost one-third of our operating budget, we very much appreciate these performers donating their time and talent for the benefit of the Opera House,” says McPherson Opera House Executive Director,

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McPherson Community Theatre shares “A Night of Broadway” at the McPherson Opera House

In its first collaborative effort with another McPherson organization – the McPherson Opera House – on Feb. 15 and 16, McPherson Community Theatre is presenting “A Night of Broadway”; a program filled with some of the greatest and most memorable music performed on the Great White Way. Featuring songs from Fiddler on the Roof, Chicago, Cinderella, Little Shop of Horrors, and many more! The show will be an opportunity to show support to the McPherson Opera House, as proceeds will go to benefit the beautiful venue. “MCT strives to not only provide an outlet for the arts in our community,

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American Idol Finalist Mandy Harvey to Perform at the McPherson Opera House

On Saturday, Feb. 1, at 7:30 p.m., Mandy Harvey and her band take the stage at the McPherson Opera House. “From the first note, Mandy Harvey tames her audience into stunned appreciation as she glides pitch-perfect from breathy jazz standard to growling blues…. At show’s end the audience is on its feet. Some know the secret. Harvey has not heard any of it – not the applause, not the talent of the musicians who shared the stage, not her own incredible voice.” – Los Angeles Times.

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Smoky Valley Bluegrass Band, Tallgrass Express to perform at the McPherson Opera House

At 7:30 p.m. on Jan. 18, the McPherson Opera House presents an annual favorite event –Blast of Bluegrass – featuring the marvelous talents of bluegrass musicians from all over Central Kansas. This year’s show features performances by the “Smoky Valley Bluegrass Band” and “Tallgrass Express String Band.”

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Opera House to Show ‘Judy’

The McPherson Opera House will be showing the movie “Judy” on Nov. 22 and Nov. 24. Written by Tom Edge and Peter Quilter, the show looks at iconic actress Judy Garland, three decades after her famous role as Dorothy in “The Wizard of Oz.” While living life after the yellow brick road, Garland is still selling out performances. She spends time with remembering her life and begins her relationship with Mickey Deans who would become her fifth husband. Directed by Rupert Goold, the film stars Finn Wittrock, Renée Zellweger and Rufus Sewell.

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