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January 2015

Live Playwrights’ Society

January 5, 2015 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
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An event every month that begins at 7:30pm on day First of the month, repeating until January 4, 2016

The Live Playwrights' Society for Play Writers, Readers, Observers & Critics aims to foster a community of playwrights, actors and critics. This group meets the first Monday of every month at 7:30pm and is open to all ages. For more information visit http://liveplaywrightssociety.org/  

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Open Mic Night

January 28, 2015 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
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An event every month that begins at 7:30pm on day Last of the month, repeating until November 30, 2015

OPEN MIC NIGHT The last Wednesday of each month (except December) @ 7:30pm Priceless! Open Mic Night with Ford Schumann now at the Prince! Email Ford at fordo1@aol.com for information and to sign up!

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February 2015

February First Friday

February 6, 2015 @ 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Friday, February 6 / 5:30pm Warm up for our Mardi Gras dance party with BFD (Ben, Ford and Debbie)

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March 2015

Live Playwrights’ Society Presents: Accidentally Wealthy

March 11, 2015 @ 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Wednesday, March 11 / 730pm A staged reading of a full length play by LPS member and local playwright Earl Lewin. Be sure to catch the dramatic reading of Earl Lewin's latest script "Accidentally Wealthy", presented by the Live Playwrights' Society at the Garfield Center for the Arts on Wednesday, 11 March 2015 at 7:30pm. http://www.garfieldcenter.org/…/live-playwrights-society-p…/ All are welcome and encouraged to attempt to solve the compelling, if not hilarious, mystery that evolves as a result of becoming ACCIDENTALLY WEALTHY!…

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Open Mic Night

March 25, 2015 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

OPEN MIC NIGHT The last Wednesday of each month (except December) @ 7:30pm Priceless! Open Mic Night with Ford Schumann now at the Prince! Email Ford at fordo1@aol.com for information and to sign up!

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April 2015

April First Friday – ‘Single Stream’ part of Earth Stewardship Days

April 3, 2015 @ 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

April 3 First Friday doors open 530pm part of the Earth Stewardship Days program (visit http://townofchestertown.com/esd for a complete schedule) Two free showings of the film, Single Stream First showing at 6pm, following by a talk back with Ford Schumann, with a second showing at 7 for those who missed the first one. https://vimeo.com/90933973

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Live Playwrights’ Society

April 6, 2015 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

The Live Playwrights' Society for Play Writers, Readers, Observers & Critics aims to foster a community of playwrights, actors and critics. This group meets the first Monday of every month at 7:30pm and is open to all ages. For more information visit http://liveplaywrightssociety.org/  

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May 2015

May First Friday – KCHS Drama Club Spring Cabaret Fundraiser

KCHS Drama Club Spring Cabaret Fundraiser One Night Only!  All Donations Welcome! May 1st - First Friday / 5:30pm

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Live Playwrights’ Society

The Live Playwrights' Society for Play Writers, Readers, Observers & Critics aims to foster a community of playwrights, actors and critics. This group meets the first Monday of every month at 7:30pm and is open to all ages. For more information visit http://liveplaywrightssociety.org/  

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Open Mic Night

OPEN MIC NIGHT The last Wednesday of each month (except December) @ 7:30pm Priceless! Open Mic Night with Ford Schumann now at the Prince! Email Ford at fordo1@aol.com for information and to sign up!

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June 2015

Live Playwrights’ Society

The Live Playwrights' Society for Play Writers, Readers, Observers & Critics aims to foster a community of playwrights, actors and critics. This group meets the first Monday of every month at 7:30pm and is open to all ages. For more information visit http://liveplaywrightssociety.org/  

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June First Friday – Sneak peek at Vanya & Sonia & Masha & Spike!

June First Friday Friday, June 5 Join director Bonnie Hill and her talented cast for a sneak peak of our upcoming production Vanya & Sonia & Masha & Spike! Winner of the 2013 Tony Award for Best Play, this delicious comedy revolves around the relationships of three middle-aged siblings, two of whom live together. An unannounced visit by their sister Masha, with her twentysomething boy toy, Spike, sets up  a lively chain of events.  They discuss their lives and loves,…

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Open Mic for the Playwright

Open Mic for the Playwright Friday, June 5 / 7PM FREE / All Ages Welcome Live Playwrights’ Society presents “Open Mic for the Playwright” on the main stage at the Garfield Center for the Arts on Friday, June 5th at 7pm. Open Mic for the Playwright is a staged reading of short, locally-written scripts. Audience participation is encouraged! We want to hear what you think of these scripts. We want to help these local playwrights improve their scripts and increase…

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Open Mic Night

June 24, 2015 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

OPEN MIC NIGHT The last Wednesday of each month (except December) @ 7:30pm Priceless! Open Mic Night with Ford Schumann now at the Prince! Email Ford at fordo1@aol.com for information and to sign up!

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July 2015

July First Friday

Mary Martin Peter Pan display in the Kohl Lobby July 3 / 5:30pm The original 1954 Broadway production of Peter Pan, starring Mary Martin as Peter and Cyril Ritchard as Captain Hook, earned Tony Awards for both stars. It was followed by NBC telecasts of it in 1955, 1956, and 1960 with the same stars, plus several rebroadcasts of the 1960 telecast. In 2014, the musical was broadcast on NBC featuring several new numbers, and starring Allison Williams and Christopher…

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Live Playwrights’ Society

The Live Playwrights' Society for Play Writers, Readers, Observers & Critics aims to foster a community of playwrights, actors and critics. This group meets the first Monday of every month at 7:30pm and is open to all ages. For more information visit http://liveplaywrightssociety.org/  

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August 2015

Live Playwrights’ Society

August 3, 2015 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

The Live Playwrights' Society for Play Writers, Readers, Observers & Critics aims to foster a community of playwrights, actors and critics. This group meets the first Monday of every month at 7:30pm and is open to all ages. For more information visit http://liveplaywrightssociety.org/  

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First Friday – Music in the Kohl Lobby

August 7, 2015 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

FRIDAY, AUGUST 7 / 530PM First Friday Music in the Kohl Lobby featuring ROYAL OAK MUSICIANS

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Open Mic Night

August 26, 2015 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

OPEN MIC NIGHT The last Wednesday of each month (except December) @ 7:30pm Priceless! Open Mic Night with Ford Schumann now at the Prince! Email Ford at fordo1@aol.com for information and to sign up!

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September 2015

September First Friday

September 4, 2015 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 4 / 530PM  Preview of "Hey, Wait A Minute" One-Minute skits as a part of this year's Short Attention Span Theatre. In the Kohl Lobby.

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Live Playwrights’ Society

September 7, 2015 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

The Live Playwrights' Society for Play Writers, Readers, Observers & Critics aims to foster a community of playwrights, actors and critics. This group meets the first Monday of every month at 7:30pm and is open to all ages. For more information visit http://liveplaywrightssociety.org/  

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Live Songwriters’ Society

September 16, 2015 @ 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

NEWLY FORMED LIVE SONGWRITERS SOCIETY! Much like LPS, meets in the lobby at 7:30 on the 3rd Wednesday of each month

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Chester River Youth Choir Practice

September 28, 2015 @ 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Monday, repeating until May 23, 2016

Chester River Youth Choir, for treble-voice singers ages 8-15 will again perform with the Chester River Chorale.  The Chester River Youth Choir meets Mondays 4-5:30pm at the Garfield Center for the Arts beginning September 28, 2015. No auditions and no charge for singers. Contact Julie Lawrence, director, for more information: youthchoir@garfieldcenter.org or 410.778.0718. The Chester River Youth Choir is supported by the Kent County Arts Council, the Garfield Center for the Arts, and the Chester River Chorale. If you would…

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Open Mic Night

September 30, 2015 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

OPEN MIC NIGHT The last Wednesday of each month (except December) @ 7:30pm Priceless! Open Mic Night with Ford Schumann now at the Prince! Email Ford at fordo1@aol.com for information and to sign up!

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October 2015

Live Playwrights’ Society

October 5, 2015 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

The Live Playwrights' Society for Play Writers, Readers, Observers & Critics aims to foster a community of playwrights, actors and critics. This group meets the first Monday of every month at 7:30pm and is open to all ages. For more information visit http://liveplaywrightssociety.org/  

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Live Songwriters’ Society

October 21, 2015 @ 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

NEWLY FORMED LIVE SONGWRITERS SOCIETY! Much like LPS, meets in the lobby at 7:30 on the 3rd Wednesday of each month

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Open Mic Night

October 28, 2015 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

OPEN MIC NIGHT The last Wednesday of each month (except December) @ 7:30pm Priceless! Open Mic Night with Ford Schumann now at the Prince! Email Ford at fordo1@aol.com for information and to sign up!

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November 2015

Live Playwrights’ Society

November 2, 2015 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

The Live Playwrights' Society for Play Writers, Readers, Observers & Critics aims to foster a community of playwrights, actors and critics. This group meets the first Monday of every month at 7:30pm and is open to all ages. For more information visit http://liveplaywrightssociety.org/  

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November First Friday “Inside Uncle Rosy’s White House”

November 6, 2015 @ 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

First Friday, November 6 Preview Performances @ 530pm, 6pm & 630pm INSIDE UNCLE ROSY’S WHITE HOUSE: AN EVENING WITH FRANKLIN ROOSEVELT Playwright, Carlton E. Spitzer Produced by the Hugh Gregory Gallagher Theatre, Inc. This fast-moving play covers FDR’s presidency, 1933-1945, focusing on his personal relationships, dynamic leadership, physical disability, and extraordinary ability to restore confidence among a citizenry devastated by the 1929 stock market crash. His bold initiatives immediately upon taking office bolstered a nation in shock, with revolution in…

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Live Songwriters’ Society

November 18, 2015 @ 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

NEWLY FORMED LIVE SONGWRITERS SOCIETY! Much like LPS, meets in the lobby at 7:30 on the 3rd Wednesday of each month

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February 2016

LPS presents Saint Georges Blues

February 22, 2016 @ 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

A special staged reading of a full length play by LPS member and local playwright EARL LEWIN SAINT GEORGES BLUES Monday, February 22 / 730PM FREE / All Ages Welcome IN RECOGNITION This play is a tribute to Joe Michini and his wife Marge, and to their success, working with Gary Gogdell and Gene Fontana, in bringing Rhythm and Blues to Saint Georges Country Store. This is not a documentary. It is a fabrication; a story in which the relationships,…

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March 2016

March First Friday – WC Dia de Futbol

March 4, 2016 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Friday at 5:30 in the Kohl Lobby, the Dia de Futbol club of Washington College will be holding a fundraiser for this year's Dia de Futbol event. Come meet the students involved with the organization, and learn about how Dia de Futbol helps bring our community together!

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Live Songwriters’ Society

March 9, 2016 @ 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

NEWLY FORMED LIVE SONGWRITERS SOCIETY! Much like LPS, meets in the lobby at 7:30 on the 3rd Wednesday of each month

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May 2016

May First Friday – Revolutionary Theatre!

Revolutionary Theatre Directed by Bradley Chaires Showing at 5:30pm and again at 6:15pm  

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June 2016

June First Friday – Narnia Cabaret

Youth-focused, volunteer-run open mic in Chestertown, Maryland, with a vision to connect and inspire our community. Bringing together visual artists, beginner to professional musicians, poets, and everything in-between. A project of Kent Massive & Unknowne Landes.

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July 2016

Live Playwrights’ Society

The Live Playwrights' Society for Play Writers, Readers, Observers & Critics aims to foster a community of playwrights, actors and critics. This group meets the first Monday of every month at 7:30pm and is open to all ages. MOVED TO JULY 5 DUE TO HOLIDAY. For more information visit http://liveplaywrightssociety.org/  

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September 2016

Narnia Cabaret: Youth Open Mic at the Garfield

September 2, 2016 @ 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
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Kent Massive presents: the September installment of the local open mic for the Kent County youth! Come by and share your talents musical, poetical, and artistic. This is the pre-Kent Massive Open Mic! Pick up tickets, meet some local talent that have either played, will be playing, or aspire to join Kent Massive’s growing momentum! All genres welcome, just keep in mind: the venue/location is family friendly. Please plan your performance accordingly; if you have any questions email kentmassive@gmail.com You…

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Live Playwrights’ Society – TUES 9/6

September 6, 2016 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

The Live Playwrights' Society for Play Writers, Readers, Observers & Critics aims to foster a community of playwrights, actors and critics. This group meets the first Monday of every month at 7:30pm and is open to all ages. For more information visit http://liveplaywrightssociety.org/  

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November 2016

November First Friday – Youth Open Mic Night

November 4, 2016 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
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December 2016

December First Friday – “The 39 Steps” Sneak Peek!

December 2, 2016 @ 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
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CRYC Holiday Concert

December 3, 2016 @ 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Saturday, repeating until December 3, 2016

GCA's own Chester River Youth Choir IN CONCERT with the Chester River Chorale "A Chester River Holiday" Friday 2 December at 7:30 pm Saturday 3 December at 1 pm At the Presbyterian Church of Chestertown $15 suggested donation

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February 2017

Live Songwriters’ Society

February 16, 2017 @ 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
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An event every month that begins at 7:30pm on day 16 of the month, repeating until February 27, 2017

NEWLY FORMED LIVE SONGWRITERS SOCIETY! Much like LPS, meets in the lobby at 7:30 on the 3rd Wednesday of each month

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May 2017

May First Friday – Chester River Youth Choir

CRYC First Friday performance in the lobby

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Chester River Youth Choir Practice

May 8, 2017 @ 4:15 PM - 5:45 PM
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An event every week that begins at 4:15pm on Monday, repeating until June 12, 2017

KEEP SINGING! Join the Chester River Youth Choir! The Chester River Youth Choir, for treble-voice singers ages 7-17 will again perform with the Chester River Chorale.  The Chester River Youth Choir meets Mondays 4:15-5:45pm at the Garfield Center for the Arts beginning September 12, 2016. No auditions. Only $40 to register - sibling rate available! Contact Julie Lawrence, director, for more information: youthchoir@garfieldcenter.org or 410.778.0718. Contact Julie Lawrence, director, for more information: youthchoir@garfieldcenter.org or 410.778.0718. The Chester River Youth Choir…

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CRYC Spring Concert

CRYC Spring Concert May 12 @ 7:30pm FREE / $5 suggested donation Director : Julie Lawrence Accompanists: Michelle Sensenig and Heidi Butler Selections include: On Broadway Alexander's Ragtime Band Over the Rainbow - with the Chestertown Ukulele Club!! Regards to Broadway Shenandoah - with Violist Caitlin Patton-Rosenberg Lullaby of Broadway Singin' In the Rain

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CRYC Fundraiser Dinner at Luisa’s!

May 15, 2017 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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One event on an unspecified date at 7:00pm

Luisa’s, 849 Washington Avenue
Chestertown, 21620 United States

CRYC Fundraiser Dinner at Luisa's Monday, May 15 2 seatings: 5 and 7 pm $50 adult $18 kid Choice of entrees .  Dessert included. Adult meal with salad and beverage. Powered by Eventbrite  

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June 2017

Hey, Wait a Minute!

On June 2nd, director Tia Glomb presents a sneak peek of the 4th annual Hey, Wait A Minute one-minute play festival at 5pm in the Kohl Lobby at the Garfield Center for the Arts. The one-minute plays are showcased each year in conjunction with Short Attention Span Theatre, the Garfield’s annual 10-minute play festival. Now in its’ 13th year, Short Attention Span Theatre brings local actors, playwrights and directors together for an evening of theatre designed to hold your attention…

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January 2018

“Hitched” by Earl Lewin

Saturday, January 13, 2018 at 7 pm, the Live Playwrights' Society is sponsoring a staged reading of a new script, Hitched, by Earl Lewin. Hitched is a slang term for getting married. The dictionary defines it as loosely tied. Millie who is divorced, is hosting family members at her home in Phoenix for the wedding weekend of her brother Harry’s son Jim. Jim is marrying well above his family’s social sphere and the wedding is to be a dignified and…

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Movie Night – His Girl Friday

MOVIE NIGHT AT THE GARFIELD PRESENTS HIS GIRL FRIDAY FRIDAY, JANUARY 19 @ 7PM FREE! DONATIONS WELCOME! The Garfield Center for the Arts pays homage to it’s cinematic roots this Friday with a FREE screening of the film, His Girl Friday at 7pm. This will be the second in a series of films to be shown at the theatre in 2018. Since the September installation of the Garfield’s new projector screen, the theatre hopes to fill part of the void…

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March 2018

“Charade”

MOVIE NIGHT AT THE GARFIELD PRESENTS CHARADE FRIDAY, MARCH 9@ 7PM FREE! DONATIONS WELCOME! Since the September installation of the Garfield’s new projector screen, the theatre hopes to fill part of the void left by the closing of the Chester 5 Theatres. The new screen, which largely fills the space underneath the Garfield’s proscenium arch, enables the theatre to transform (for an evening) back into the New Lyceum Theatre, showing films just as it did in the late 1920s.

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“A New Day Campaign” Addiction Awareness Open Mic

March 31st - "A New Day Campaign" Addiction Awareness Open Mic, presented by the Kent County Arts Council @ 3pm, featuring Sombarkin This Open-Mic Experience is a community-oriented event sharing a wide ranging spectrum of experiences and feelings related to the opioid epidemic specifically and addiction generally. Rich in fellowship and hope, the event features music, stories, open mic opportunities, resource information, and a special slideshow highlighting remembrances of those we have lost, expressions of gratitude for those who have…

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April 2018

First Friday Showcase of Sweeney Todd

First Friday Showcase of Sweeney Todd music April 6th at 5:30pm

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May 2018

Chester River Youth Choir Practice

May 14 @ 4:15 PM - 5:45 PM
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An event every week that begins at 4:15pm on Monday, repeating until May 14, 2018

KEEP SINGING! Join the Chester River Youth Choir! The Chester River Youth Choir, for treble-voice singers ages 7-17 will again perform with the Chester River Chorale.  The Chester River Youth Choir meets Mondays 4:15-5:45pm at the Garfield Center for the Arts beginning January 15, 2018. This is a unique opportunity for children to be a part of the vibrant arts community at the Garfield, in the heart of Chestertown’s Arts & Entertainment District. The Chester River Youth Choir has performed…

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CRYC Spring Concert – Seasons of Song

Friday, May 18 7:30PM / Free! Director:JULIE LAWRENCE Accompanists:MICHELLE SENSENIG& HEIDI BUTLER

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June 2018

Movie Night at the Garfield presents: Royal Wedding

June 1 7pm / Free

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September 2018

Open Mic Night

September 26 @ 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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An event every month that begins at 7:30pm on day Last of the month, repeating indefinitely

Open Mic Night with Ford Schumann at the Garfield Center For the Arts at the Prince Theatre! Play music on your own or with a band, read some poetry, do a stand-up routine. The options are limitless. E-mail Ford Schumann at fordo1@aol.com to sign up, or for more information! There’s no price to come, and there’s always a cash bar. Donations are always appreciated.

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October 2018

Live Playwrights’ Society

October 1 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
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An event every month that begins at 7:30pm on day First of the month, repeating indefinitely

One event on September 5, 2017 at 7:30pm

One event on January 2, 2018 at 7:30pm

One event on September 4, 2018 at 7:30pm

The Live Playwrights' Society for Play Writers, Readers, Observers & Critics aims to foster a community of playwrights, actors and critics. This group meets the first Monday of every month at 7:30pm and is open to all ages. For more information visit http://liveplaywrightssociety.org/  

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Chester River Youth Choir Practice

October 15 @ 4:15 PM - 5:45 PM
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An event every week that begins at 4:15pm on Monday, repeating until May 24, 2019

KEEP SINGING! Join the Chester River Youth Choir! The Chester River Youth Choir, for treble-voice singers ages 7-17 will again perform with the Chester River Chorale.  The Chester River Youth Choir meets Mondays 4:15-5:45pm at the Garfield Center for the Arts beginning September 17, 2018. This is a unique opportunity for children to be a part of the vibrant arts community at the Garfield, in the heart of Chestertown’s Arts & Entertainment District. The Chester River Youth Choir has performed…

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