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MAY-JUNE 2019

ARTS IN ACTION GRANVILLE ARTS CENTER AND PLAZA THEATRE

"Mamma Mia!" Garland Summer Musicals ◆ June 14-23 ◆ Granville Arts Center

Garland Summer Musicals opens its sensational 2019 Season with the smash hit musical "Mamma Mia!" Based on the songs of legendary pop group ABBA, "Mamma Mia!" follows the story of Sophie, a young bride-to-be who dreams of having her father walk her down the aisle during the upcoming wedding. However, Sophie doesn't know who he is, and plots to find out by inviting three possible candidates to the wedding! Tickets: 972-205-2790, GarlandArtsBoxOffice.com or in-person at the Granville Arts Center Box Office, open Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. and two hours before the performance.

Daniel del Pino Garland Symphony Orchestra ◆ May 10, 7:30 p.m. ◆ Granville Arts Center

Pianist Daniel del Pino closes out Garland Symphony Orchestra's 2018-2019 Season with a performance of Edvard Grieg's "Piano Concerto in A Minor." This concert also features a performance of Michael Daugherty's "Red Cape Tango" and the state-wide favorite "The Yellow Rose of Texas." Tickets: 972-205-2790, GarlandArtsBoxOffice.com or in-person at the Granville Arts Center Box Office, open Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and two hours before each performance.


MAY MAY events Granville Arts Center 300 N. Fifth Street, Garland GAC - Brownlee Auditorium

May 10, 7:30 p.m. - Garland Symphony May 25, 7 p.m. - "Viva Cinco de Mayo!"

GAC - Small Theatre

Granville Arts Cente Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., and tw 300 N. Fifth Street, D

10 Year Anniversary Show Faith Artists

Garland Summer Musicals 2019 Tickets Now On Sale!

"Nunsense" Garland Civic Theatre

"Passport to Wonder" Garland Host Lions Club

Leola Gross' "Forget Me Not" Above & Beyond Productions

"Elvis on my Mind" Stardom Entertainment

◆ Through May 31 ◆ Granville Arts Center This visual arts exhibit features 10 years of Faith Artists' commitment to produce and promote faith-based, scripture-inspired visual arts. Tickets: free and open to the public, Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and during performances.

Garland Summer Musicals opens its 2019 Season with the smash hit "Mamma Mia!" (June 14-23) and closes with the Broadway and Film classic "Seven Brides for Seven Brothers" (July 19-28). Tickets: 972-205-2790, GarlandArtsBoxOffice.com or in-person at the Granville Arts Center Box Office.

May 3, 8 p.m. - "Nunsense" May 4, 8 p.m. - "Nunsense" May 5, 2:30 p.m. - "Nunsense" May 10, 8 p.m. - "Nunsense" May 11, 8 p.m. - "Nunsense" May 12, 2:30 p.m. - "Nunsense" May 17, 7:30 p.m. - Lone Star Circus May 18, 2 p.m. - Lone Star Circus May 18, 7:30 p.m. - Lone Star Circus May 19, 4:30 p.m. - Lone Star Circus

GAC - Gallery Space

May 1-31 - Faith Artists Exhibit

Plaza Theatre 521 W. State Street

May 12, 3 p.m. - "Passport to Wonder" May 17, 7:30 p.m. - millermuller ballet May 18, 4 p.m. - "Forget Me Not" May 19, 3 p.m. - "Elvis on my Mind" May 31, 8 p.m. - "Into the Woods"

BOX office

The Granville Arts Center Box Office is open Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and two hours prior to select performances. Tickets can be purchased in-person at the Box Office window, by phone at 972-205-2790 or online at GarlandArtsBoxOffice.com.

◆ May 3-12 ◆ Granville Arts Center Sister Julia, the cook of the Little Sisters of Hoboken, accidentally poisoned 52 of her fellow sisters. How will she raise money for all the burials? She'll put on a musical! Catch GCT's last show of the 2018-2019 Season. Tickets: 972-205-2790, GarlandArtsBoxOffice.com or in-person at the Granville Arts Center Box Office.

◆ May 18, 4 p.m. ◆ Plaza Theatre "Forget Me Not" follows Joy and Brenda, sisters struggling to deal with personal and family issues, including their mother who suffers from Alzheimer’s. Tickets: $25 (presale) at Eventbrite.com, $30 at the door. For more information, email leighgee67@gmail.com.

◆ May 12, 3 p.m. ◆ Plaza Theatre Take a magical tour around the world in this children’s magic show featuring illusions and multicultural street performance traditions from across the globe! Don't miss this annual family favorite at the Plaza Theatre! Tickets: $15 by calling Jim Viel at 972-432-8982.

◆ May 19, 3 p.m. ◆ Plaza Theatre Witness the music of Elvis Presley in “Elvis on My Mind,” starring the award-winning Elvis tribute artists Andy King and The Memphis Riders, Moses Snow, and The Las Vegas Doo-Wop Winners: Shake, Rattle & Roll. Tickets: StardomEntertainment.tix.com.


er Box Office Hours: wo hours prior to select performances. Downtown Garland.

"Viva Cinco de Mayo!" Mexico 2000 Ballet Folklorico

◆ May 25, 7 p.m. ◆ Granville Arts Center More than 100 dancers with original costumes present dances from different cultural regions throughout Mexico including the Puebla’s Cinco de Mayo story! Tickets: $12-15 in advance at Mexico2000.net, $20 at the door.

"Into the Woods" Company of Rowlett Performers ◆ May 31-June 9 ◆ Plaza Theatre This classic musical follows the story of a baker and his wife who set off to break a witch's curse that prevents them from having children. Tickets: 972-205-2790, GarlandArtsBoxOffice.com or at the Plaza Theatre door prior to each performance.

JUNE events Granville Arts Center 300 N. Fifth Street, Garland GAC - Brownlee Auditorium June 14, 8 p.m. - "Mamma Mia!" June 15, 8 p.m. - "Mamma Mia!" June 16, 2:30 p.m. - "Mamma Mia!" June 21, 8 p.m. - "Mamma Mia!" June 22, 8 p.m. - "Mamma Mia!" June 23, 2:30 p.m. - "Mamma Mia!"

GAC - Gallery Space June 3-July 7 - Mark Mullino Exhibit

Plaza Theatre 521 W. State Street Visual Art Exhibit Mark Mullino

◆ June 3-July 7 ◆ Granville Arts Center Local Music Director Mark Mullino presents ornate paintings and visual art inspired by classic Broadway musicals and his personal experiences. You may even spot a few local landmarks! Tickets: free and open to the public, Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and during performances.

"Snow White" Summer Camp Show Company of Rowlett Performers ◆ June 5-8 ◆ Plaza Theatre Following the traditional storyline, this classic fairy tale is brought to life with an eclectic score of toe-tapping tunes. All of our favorite friends plus a few new ones join the fun in shows featuring Summer Campers. Tickets: 972-205-2790, GarlandArtsBoxOffice.com or at the Plaza Theatre door prior to each performance.

June 1, 8 p.m. - "Into the Woods" June 2, 2 p.m. - "Into the Woods" June 5, 1 p.m. - "Snow White" June 6, 10 a.m. - "Snow White" June 6, 1 p.m. - "Snow White" June 6, 7 p.m. - "Snow White" June 7, 10 a.m. - "Snow White" June 7, 8 p.m. - "Into the Woods" June 8, 2 p.m. - "Snow White" June 8, 8 p.m. - "Into the Woods" June 9, 2 p.m. - "Into the Woods" June 15, 3 p.m. - "Les Mis" School Ed. June 15, 7 p.m. - "Les Mis" School Ed. June 16, 3 p.m. - "Les Mis" School Ed. June 16, 7 p.m. - "Les Mis" School Ed. June 23, 7 p.m. - Disney's "Frozen, Jr." June 28, 7 p.m. - "Willy Wonka, Jr." June 29, 2 p.m. - "Willy Wonka, Jr." June 29, 7 p.m. - Disney's "Frozen, Jr." June 30, 3 p.m. - "Peter Pan, Jr." June 30, 6 p.m. - "Peter Pan, Jr."

2019 GISD Senior Art Show and Competition Winners Garland Cultural Arts Commission, Inc.

On March 19, the Garland Cultural Arts Commission, Inc. announced the winners of the 2019 GISD Senior Art Show and Competition. This year, $3,900 was given to First, Second, Third and Fourth Place winners. The judges for the 2019 GISD Senior Art Show and Competition were professional mosaic artist Shug Jones and Garland Cultural Arts Commissioner/graphic artist Steven Phelps. The 2019 GISD Senior Art Show and Competition was directed by David Sanders, Coordinator of Visual and Performing Arts for GISD. This marks the 32nd year for the GCAC, Inc. Awards.

Willy Wonka, Jr. For tickets and show times, visit ActingForChildren.org.


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