August 25th 7pm/$20 CLICK PURCHASE TICKETS Local performer, Brad Chaires will be taking to the Garfield stage on August 25th at 7pm. Usually seen on… Continue Reading Brad Chaires Live! A Concert Tribute to the Rat Pack
Chestertown Jazz Festival September 6-10, 2018 Various locations throughout Kent County www.chestertownjazzfestival.org The Chestertown Jazz Festival is an exciting collaboration between Rock Hall’s Mainstay Theater,… Continue Reading Chestertown Jazz festival Weekend September 5-10
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… Continue Reading Chester River Youth Choir Practice
The Kent County Arts Council presents: MIGRATION: An Exploration in Art, Words and Music, Inspired by Jacob Lawrence The Kent County Arts Council presents: MIGRATION:… Continue Reading KCAC presents RED DEVIL MOON
The Kent County Arts Council presents: MIGRATION: An Exploration in Art, Words and Music, Inspired by Jacob Lawrence The Kent County Arts Council presents: MIGRATION:… Continue Reading KCAC presents MIGRATION
Chester Chamber Singers Veteran's Day Concert 7pm / $5 suggested donation featuring the Stories in Service short documentary by Tess Hogans On November 9th, join… Continue Reading Chester Chamber Singers Veteran’s Day Concert
January 11th – 20th, 2019 Fridays & Saturdays at 8:00 pm. Sundays at 3:00 pm General Admission $15 - available at the door or by… Continue Reading Shore Shakespeare presents The Curate Shakespeare’s As You Like It
POSTPONED TO TUESDAY, APRIL 2 The Live Playwrights' Society for Play Writers, Readers, Observers & Critics aims to foster a community of playwrights, actors and… Continue Reading Live Playwrights’ Society
April 26 - 28, 2019 Directed by Bee Betley GET YOUR TICKETS NOW! Dear Friends of the Garfield, Due to circumstances beyond our control, our… Continue Reading Where The Wild Things Are – ONE WEEKEND ONLY!
Taiko Drumming at the Garfield on May 28 GET YOUR TICKETS NOW! The spring installment of the Garfield’s Educational Outreach Program features Mark H. Rooney,… Continue Reading Educational Outreach – Mark H. Rooney
Auditions for Circle Mirror Transformation, Annie Baker’s Obie Award-winning play will be held at The Garfield Center for the Arts on Tuesday and Thursday, June… Continue Reading Circle Mirror Transformation OPEN AUDITIONS
June 21 - July 7, 2019 Produced by Mark Sullivan & Diane Landskroener Short Attention Span Theatre, the Garfield’s own ten-minute play festival, opens its… Continue Reading Short Attention Span Theatre
Wealthy rancher G.W. McLintock uses his power and influence in the territory to keep the peace between farmers, ranchers, land-grabbers, Indians and corrupt government officials.… Continue Reading McLintock! movie
August 23 - September 8, 2019 Directed by Bonnie Hill PURCHASE TICKETS Director Bonnie Hill brings the contemporary piece, Circle Mirror Transformation to the stage… Continue Reading Circle Mirror Transformation
Barbara Parker & Joe Holt in concert, 7pm, $20 PURCHASE TICKETS Part of Jazz Fest Barbara Parker is a singer/songwriter who goes in many directions,… Continue Reading Jazz Fest presents Barbara Parker & Joe Holt
DREAMWEAVER – Langston Hughes – One Performance Only, Friday, Sept. 27, 2019 The Kent County Arts Council (KCAC) is excited to present DREAMWEAVER – a… Continue Reading DREAMWEAVER – David Mills as Langston Hughes
October 10 - 10am Educational Outreach Program - Bright Star Children's Theatre Company presents "A Tell-Tale Tale: The Stories and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe"… Continue Reading A Tell-Tale Tale: The Stories and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe
A Tribute to the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin Featuring Sylvia Frazier and the Sweetettes Vaughn Bratcher with the Bratcher Project Lester Barrett, Jr. Saturday,… Continue Reading A Tribute to the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin
Auditions for The Farnsworth Invention by Aaron Sorkin will be held at the Garfield Center for the Arts on Tuesday, November 12th at 6:30PM, Thursday,… Continue Reading OPEN AUDITIONS! The Farnsworth Invention
The cast of ANNIE with Director, Jennifer Kafka Smith, and Musical Director, Julie Lawrence, brings an evening of Broadway music to The Mainstay stage. The… Continue Reading Cast of ANNIE Sings Broadway
PURCHASE TICKETS Following the Billboard bluegrass top-ten debut success of the 2018 recording, "Lifted", The High & Wides are pleased to announce the release of… Continue Reading The High & Wides – Album Release Concert for “Seven True Stories”
THE FANTASTICKS Audition Information Audition Dates: Tuesday, 1/21 @ 7pm Thursday, 1/23 @ 7pm Saturday, 1/25 @ 11am CALLBACKS by invitation DOWNLOAD PDF OF AUDITION… Continue Reading OPEN AUDITIONS – The Fantasticks
The Garfield Board invites you to a “Meet & Greet” from 5-7pm on February 7 during Chestertown’s First Friday to introduce Steven Arnold and highlight… Continue Reading Meet our new Executive Director Steve Arnold!
KEEP SINGING! Join the Chester River Youth Choir! The Chester River Youth Choir, for treble-voice singers ages 7-17 meets Mondays 4:45-5:45pm at the Garfield Center… Continue Reading Chester River Youth Choir Practice
THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT! Women Helping Women 15th and Final Concert –Dr. Maria Boria Berna Women Helping Women Concert Wednesday, March 4, 7:00… Continue Reading 15th Annual Women Helping Women – SOLD OUT!
POSTPONED - DATE TBD The Social Action Committee and the Kent Cultural Alliance present a reading of Christopher Demos-Brown's powerful play AMERICAN SON Reservations are… Continue Reading POSTPONED – The Social Action Committee and the Kent Cultural Alliance present American Son
POSTPONED - DATE TBD Click for tickets She Wins Beyond the Bruises is a documentary that follows the life of three women who encountered and… Continue Reading POSTPONED – “She Wins Beyond the Bruises” film premiere
Stay tuned! Watch live on our Facebook page - https://www.facebook.com/garfieldcenterforthearts/ Don’t Facebook? Don’t worry! All content live streamed will be uploaded to our YouTube channel… Continue Reading GCTV presents!
Watch a new LIVE performance each week on our Facebook page - https://www.facebook.com/garfieldcenterforthearts/ Don’t Facebook? Don’t worry! All content live streamed will be uploaded to… Continue Reading GCTV presents!
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Watch a new LIVE performance each week on our Facebook page - https://www.facebook.com/garfieldcenterforthearts/ Don’t Facebook? Don’t worry! All content live streamed will be uploaded to… Continue Reading GCTV presents
Incident at Vichy August 21 - September 6 Written by Arthur Miller Directed by Bob Chauncey
THE GARFIELD CENTER ANNOUNCES AUDITIONS ON MARCH 20, 21, FOR 1959 PINK THUNDERBIRD IN A RETURN TO ONSTAGE LIVE PERFORMANCES! For health considerations, the directors… Continue Reading OPEN AUDITIONS – 1959 Pink Thunderbird
PURCHASE TICKETS NOW We are using the service ShowTix4U for ticketing and to provide our patrons with the best streaming performance. The short video below… Continue Reading 1959 Pink Thunderbird: Laundry and Bourbon + Lone Star
Our annual 10-minute play festival returns! Three weekends! July 23 - Aug 8 Fridays/Saturdays @ 8PM Sundays @ 2PM PURCHASE TICKETS NOW The Garfield Center… Continue Reading Short Attention Span Theatre
Come out for Tamika Hall’s first feature film, She Wins! Beyond the Bruises on August 28, 2021. She Wins! *LIMITED SEATING* GET TICKETS NOW About… Continue Reading She Wins! Beyond The Bruises Movie Premiere
Save the date - September 11, 2021! Chestertown Jazz Festival 25th Anniversary September 9 - 11, 2021 PURCHASE SATURDAY FESTIVAL TICKETS NOW* PURCHASE FRIDAY GALA… Continue Reading Chestertown Jazz Festival 25th Anniversary
Audition Dates: Tuesday, September 7 @ 6:30pm Thursday, September 9 @ 6:30pm Sunday, September 12 @ 2:00pm Tech Week & Performance Dates (mandatory): Tech Week… Continue Reading Shrek: The Musical – OPEN AUDITIONS
Opening the 2022 season at the Garfield Center for the Arts in February is the over-the-top hilarious new comedy The Play That Goes Wrong, by… Continue Reading OPEN AUDITIONS – The Play That Goes Wrong
Experience Tchaikovsky's Christmas classic like never before! Hear 17 movements performed bar-for-bar by an 8-piece bluegrass outfit while a snarky narrator retells the story with… Continue Reading Bluegrass Nutcracker
"The Play That Goes Wrong" by Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer & Henry Shields Directed by Steven Arnold Produced by special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, Inc.… Continue Reading The Play That Goes Wrong
Friday, March 18 7:30pm doors open 8:00pm start time $20 General Admission $10 with student ID Masks encouraged for guests while not actively eating &… Continue Reading The High & Wides Chestertown release show w/ Letitia VanSant & Laura Wortman
"The Laramie Project" by Moisés Kaufman and members of the Tectonic Theater Project Directed by Michael Moore Produced by special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service,… Continue Reading The Laramie Project
Ticket Options: 6:30pm VIP Cocktail Party $125 (space is limited!) 8:00pm Show Only $50 (doors open at 7:30pm) The Garfield Center for the Arts is… Continue Reading The Garfield Gala: Broadway on High Street
June 18 @ 2PM Phil Darius Wallace - Frederick Douglass Reenactor CLICK FOR TICKETS The Frederick Douglass Juneteenth Celebration “Day of Acknowledgment” will celebrate the… Continue Reading Juneteenth Celebration “Day of Acknowledgement” – Reenactor Event
Friday, July 29 @ 7pm, Saturday, July 30 @ 7pm, Sunday, July 31 @ 2pm $5 suggested donation The Garfield Center for the Arts’ Playmakers… Continue Reading Playmakers present “The Adventures of Winnie the Pooh”
The Live Playwrights' Society for Play Writers, Readers, Observers & Critics aims to foster a community of playwrights, actors and critics. This group meets the… Continue Reading Live Playwrights’ Society