The Grand 1894 Opera House 2013-2014 Performing Arts Season
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The Kelly Richey Band

Thurs., Nov. 6, 2014
7:30 pm

Brad Absher & Swamp Royale
Fri., Nov. 7, 2014
7:30 pm

Noah Wotherspoon
Sat., Nov. 8, 2014
7:30 pm

Galveston Symphony Orchestra
Sun., Nov. 16, 2014
4 pm



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THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
(1925) Silent film classic with live musical accompaniment by Rob Landes
Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 8pm
In the heyday of silent films – before the age of digital sound and computerized special effects – musicians provided live accompaniment to enhance the romance, comedy, adventure, and horror portrayed by actors who uttered not a single word! Return with us to those early days of movie magic, as we view this Lon Chaney masterpiece shown with evocative organ accompaniment, improvised live by the marvelous Rob Landes on the Allen Organ.

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Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 8pm

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LYLE LOVETT and his ACOUSTIC GROUP
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 - 8pm
One of America's most loved singer-songwriters-composers returns to the intimacy of The Grand for a night filled with his witty stories, wry lyrics, and boundary breaking blend of country, swing, jazz, folk, pop, and blues! With 14 albums, 4 Grammy Awards, and an infectious audience appeal, Lyle's concert at The Grand will be a total celebration!

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Wednesday, November 12, 2014 - 8pm

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WILLIE NELSON
Friday, November 14, 2014 - 8pm
Willie’s “On the Road Again” and his performance at The Grand is sure to be a highlight of the season. Recognized worldwide as a singer, songwriter, actor, and activist, Willie has penned more than 2,500 songs and released close to 300 albums. His five-decade career has included countless Grammys, American Music Awards, and Country Music Awards. Don’t be “Crazy” – order your tickets today!

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Friday, November 14, 2014 - 8pm

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LES BALLET TROCKADERO DE MONTE CARLO
Saturday, November 15, 2014 - 8pm
Reserve your seats today for the much-anticipated return of this world-renowned company of male professional dancers who delight audiences with their loving knowledge of dance, their comic theatrical approach, and the astounding fact that men can, indeed, dance en pointe without falling flat on their faces! “With impeccable timing, madcap sensibility, and disciplined elegance … the Trocks are frolicsome guides to the quirks that inhabit classical ballet and modern dance.” The Cleveland Plain Dealer

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Saturday, November 15, 2014 - 8pm

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AN IRISH CHRISTMAS
Saturday, November 22, 2014 - 8pm
Journey to Bethlehem with “The Little Drummer Boy.” Celebrate the great tradition of butter-making. Chase the wren on St. Stephen’s Day and “draw down the half door” for spectacular dance. This superb evening of Christmas carols, storytelling, and dance will have you dusting off the cares of the world and dancing home with joy in your heart!
Grand Debut!

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Saturday, November 22, 2014 - 8pm

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MAID MARIAN IN A STOLEN CAR
Starring JASTON WILLIAMS

Friday, November 28, 2014 - 8pm
Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 2pm and 8pm
Greater Tuna creator and master storyteller Jaston Williams stars in Maid Marian in a Stolen Car, his one-person show about life in the theatre. Hear about a San Antonio production of Hamlet that mimicked the Battle of the Alamo. Learn why you can't do trust exercises with a multiple personality. And, delight in Jaston’s hilarious recreation of the wildest Maid Marian since they chopped down Sherwood Forest.

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Friday, November 28, 2014 - 8pm

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Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 2pm

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Saturday, November 29, 2014 - 8pm

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THE IRISH TENORS
Finbar Wright, Anthony Kearns and Ronan Tynan

Sunday, November 30, 2014 - 7pm
Each of these amazing tenors has made a solo appearance at The Grand. Now’s your chance to celebrate the holiday season with all three! Our wonderfully intimate theatre is the perfect setting for an evening with The Irish Tenors, including superb Christmas gems from their best-selling We Three Kings album and selections from their wide-ranging musical catalogue.
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Sunday, November 30, 2014 - 7pm

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CHARLES DICKENS' A CHRISTMAS CAROL
Friday, December 5, 2014 - 8pm
The miserly Ebenezer Scrooge is made to see the light as he survives a merciless battery of revelations by the ghosts of his own Christmases: Past, Present, and Future. This new adaptation of Dickens’ ever-popular classic fills the stage with veteran Broadway actors, lush costumes, stunning sets, music, dance, and a timeless message. With beloved traditional carols of the season included, an enchanting evening for the entire family!

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Friday, December 5, 2014 - 8pm

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NUTCRACKER AFTERNOON TEA
Saturday, December 13, 2014 - 12:30pm
An annual tradition at The Grand! Treat your favorite little girl or boy to the Nutcracker Afternoon Tea. This delightful event features tea-time fare of finger sandwiches, cookies, punch and of course, tea! Get your photo with our Nutcracker dancers. A perfect complement to a performance of The Nutcracker. Make this your new family holiday tradition.

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Saturday, December 13, 2014 - 12:30pm

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City Ballet of Houston presents
THE NUTCRACKER
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MICHAEL MARTIN MURPHEY'S COWBOY CHRISTMAS
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 8pm
Gather 'round the campfire for cowboy poet "Triple M's" yearly yuletide show! Enjoy many of Murphey’s memorable hits, including "Carolina in the Pines," along with cowboy poetry, and tales of Christmas cheer and wonder. A heartwarming experience for all ages.

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Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 8pm


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ROBERT EARL KEEN
MERRY CHRISTMAS FROM THE FAM-O-LEE

Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 8pm
Country legend Robert Earl Keen, along with his guitar, his great backup band, and plenty of holiday decorations, brings you a sleigh full of holiday music and daffy family memories, inspired by one of his most popular songs, “Merry Christmas from the Fam-O-Lee.” Said one reviewer: “The show offers a vision of drunken family members, awkward interactions, and flipped breakers. Sounds hilariously familiar!”

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Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 8pm

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HOUSTON CHILDREN'S CHORUS - HOLIDAY POPS CONCERT
Sunday, December 21, 2014 - 4pm
Founded in 1989, this youthful choir is made up of more than 100 talented performers ranging from ages 8 to 13 years, selected by annual audition. Conducted by Founder and Director Stephen Roddy, their joyous concert appearance at The Grand showcases holiday songs from around the world, representing the diverse cultures of the Houston area.

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Sunday, December 21, 2014 - 4pm


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JERRY JEFF WALKER
Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 8pm
He’s been called “Mister Bojangles,” “The Gypsy Songman,” and “The Jimmy Buffett of Texas.” One of the Lone Star State’s most popular musical ambassadors returns to The Grand as Galveston prepares to ring in 2015! Jerry Jeff delivers another memorable evening, filled with heart-tugging ballads, spirited melodies, and down-home fun!

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Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 8pm


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THE MANHATTAN TRANSFER CHRISTMAS SHOW
Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 4pm
Enjoy favorite holiday songs performed with spectacular four-part harmonies, swinging rhythms, and jazzy arrangements to ring in the holidays as only the Grammy Award-winning Manhattan Transfer can. One of the biggest success stories in the history of American jazz, The Manhattan Transfer has sold millions of albums and won dozens of Grammy Awards. You’ll also enjoy Transfer classics including "Java Jive," "Tuxedo Junction,” and "Birdland.”
Grand Debut!

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Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 4pm

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FLASHDANCE
Saturday, January 3, 2015 - 3pm and 8pm
With electrifying dance at its core, this Broadway musical delight is the unforgettable story of Alex Owens, a Pittsburgh steel mill welder by day and bar dancer by night, who dreams of one day becoming a professional performer. When romance with her steel mill boss threatens to complicate her ambitions, Alex learns the meaning of love and its power to fuel the pursuit of her dream.
Grand Debut!

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Saturday, January 3, 2015 - 3pm

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Saturday, January 3, 2015 - 8pm

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STEVE TYRELL in CONCERT
Saturday, January 10, 2015 - 3pm
Grammy winning Texan Steve Tyrell has reinvented and re-popularized classic pop standards with his jazzy arrangements and personal vocal stylings. He has collaborated as a music producer, arranger, recording supervisor, songwriter, and performer with legendary artists from Burt Bacharach to Rod Stewart. And his recordings have launched thousands of weddings and millions of romances. Experience Steve’s singular style in the intimacy of The Grand as we present this encore performance!

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Saturday, January 10, 2015 - 3pm


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THE OAK RIDGE BOYS
Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 7:30pm
Sunday, January 25, 2015 - 3pm

Our annual reunion with The Oak Ridge Boys is always a cause for celebration! Their music industry achievements are legendary: twelve gold, three platinum, and one double platinum album; plus one double platinum single, more than a dozen No. 1 singles, and over 30 Top Ten hits! And, their amazing four-part harmonies and memorable stage shows are among the most exciting anywhere.

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Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 7:30pm

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GUYS AND DOLLS
Saturday, January 31, 2015 - 3pm and 8pm
Based on Damon Runyan’s colorful characters with music and lyrics by Frank Loesser, Guys and Dolls is one of Broadway’s most enduring musicals. Colorful gamblers, their dance-hall “dolls,” and upright members of the “Save-a-Soul” Mission find they have more in common than the sidewalks they share in 1940s New York. And, oh, those wonderful tunes – “Luck Be a Lady,” “If I Were a Bell,” “Sit Down, You’re Rockin’ the Boat,” “A Bushel and a Peck,” and more!

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Saturday, January 31, 2015 - 3pm

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Saturday, January 31, 2015 - 8pm

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JEKYLL & HYDE
Friday, February 20, 2015 - 8pm
Saturday, February 21, 2015 - 8pm

Based on Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic novel, this intriguing Broadway musical is the story of a genial English doctor whose lab experiment inadvertently transforms him into an evil alternate version of himself. Can Dr. Jekyll save himself and the people he loves, or will Mr. Hyde continue his spree of violence and destruction? Don’t miss this hit show, live at The Grand!

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Friday, February 20, 2015 - 8pm

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HAL HOLBROOK in MARK TWAIN TONIGHT!
Friday, February 27, 2015 - 8pm
Happy Birthday to one of America’s most revered actors! Hal returns to The Grand – just 10 days after celebrating his 90th – to reprise his magnificent portrayal of legendary American author, humorist, and storyteller Mark Twain. Don’t miss this evening of true star power, as Mr. Holbrook begins his 61st year in his most memorable role.

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Friday, February 27, 2015 - 8pm

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ARLO GUTHRIE
ALICE'S RESTAURANT - 50TH ANNIVERSARY

Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 5pm
The career of veteran singer-songwriter Arlo Guthrie exploded in 1967 at the Newport Folk Festival, when he performed his quirky protest song, Alice’s Restaurant. The song was credited with helping to foster a new generation’s commitment to social awareness and activism. As a member of American folk music royalty, Guthrie revisits those classic, inspirational songs and shares timeless anecdotes from a life campaigning for social justice.
Grand Debut!

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Sunday, March 1, 2015 - 5pm

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Montana Repertory Theatre presents
THE GREAT GATSBY
Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 8pm
The beauty and poetry of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s powerful snapshot of the Roaring Twenties comes to life on stage for a new generation of theatergoers. The story of the young, mysterious millionaire Jay Gatsby and his passion for the beautiful Daisy Buchanan explores the idealism, decadence, social upheaval, and excesses of the Jazz Age. A powerful night of theatre!

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Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 8pm

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NEIL BERG'S
102 YEARS OF BROADWAY

Saturday, March 14, 2015 - 8pm
If you love Broadway musicals, we’ve got the show for you! Award-winning producer, lyricist, composer, and arranger Neil Berg is joined by an ensemble of former Broadway cast members who light up the stage with songs from the hit shows in which they starred – including The Phantom of the Opera, Les Miserables, Evita, CATS, Wonderful Town, Jesus Christ Superstar, and Fiddler on the Roof. You’ll relive the biggest moments from the finest shows of the century, including some of Broadway's newest hits. Now, that’s entertainment!

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Saturday, March 14, 2015 - 8pm

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THE ROB LANDES TRIO
BEATLES, BACHARACH AND BEYOND
Sunday, March 22, 2015 - 4pm
“What the World Needs Now is Love”… and perennial Galveston favorite Rob Landes, playing music from the ‘60s. From “Yesterday,” “A Summer Place,” and “I Can’t Stop Lovin’ You” to “This Guy’s in Love with You,” and “Stop! In the Name of Love,” you’ll be transported back to one of the most tuneful eras in contemporary popular music!

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Sunday, March 22, 2015 - 4pm

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AN EVENING WITH
GARRISON KEILLOR

Sunday, April 12, 2015 - 7pm
A solo performance perfect for The Grand! The acclaimed host of A Prairie Home Companion shares hilarious anecdotes about growing up in the American Midwest, the people of Lake Wobegon, and "late-life fatherhood." With a wonderfully dry sense of humor (and sometimes with music), Keillor captivates audiences using his unique blend of comedy, class, charisma, and wisdom.
Grand Debut!

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Sunday, April 12, 2015 - 7pm

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CHRIS BOTTI
Sunday, May 3, 2015 - 4pm
This Grammy Award-winning trumpeter has become the largest-selling American jazz instrumental artist. He’s had four No. 1 jazz albums since the release of his 2004 CD, When I Fall in Love, and has sold more than three million albums worldwide. Don’t miss Chris’ memorable performance of jazz classics and music from the American Songbook! "With his romantic bent and beautifully honed technique, this chart-topping trumpeter never has a problem wooing audiences with a classic pop melody…” The Washington Post.

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Sunday, May 3, 2015 - 4pm

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MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET
Friday, June 19, 2015 8pm
Saturday, June 20, 2015 - 3pm and 8pm

This electrifying Tony Award-winning Broadway musical is the true story of the famed recording session that brought together rock ‘n’ roll icons Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Carl Perkins for the first and only time. The hit score includes legendary hits such as "Fever," "That's All Right," "Sixteen Tons," "Great Balls of Fire," "Walk the Line," "Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On," "Folsom Prison Blues," and "Hound Dog.” Put on your "Blue Suede Shoes" and get ready to party!
Grand Debut!

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Friday, June 19, 2015 - 8pm

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