Exciting performances are scheduled for this fall and winter semester at The La-Z-Boy center and Meyer Theater. These performers include anything from comedians to rock legends.
On Saturday Oct. 20, at 7:30 p.m. Comedian Tim Wilson makes his apperance with a special guest, Monroe’s own, Kevin McPeek. Wilson talks about subjects such as annoying relatives, blind dates, and cell phones.
Singing some of his best known songs such as “The Jeff Gordon Song” and “Trailer Love,” tickets start at $22.
Saturday, Oct. 27 at 7:30 p.m. Brass Transit: A Tribute to Chicago gives you a blast from the past to 1970’s when Chicago was leading singles charts.
This band includes classic members of rock and soul legends such as Sam and Dave, Aretha Franklin, The Marvelettes, and many more.
Monday Oct. 29 at 7:30 p.m. is the season opener for the College and Community symphony band.
The Legendary Dick Wagner and the Jim Cummings Band bring the stage to life on Nov. 3 at 7:30 p.m. Dick Wagner’s Lead guitar was featured in more than 200 Albums earing more than 35 gold and platnium records. Wagner also wrote songs for artists such as Alice Cooper, Aerosmith, Kiss, Meat Loaf, and many others .
Winter holds just as much excitement for the community. The Agroa Chorale Holiday Concert featuring not only the Agora Choral but also MCCC Children’s Chorus, “Prelude” take the stage on December 11th at 7:30 p.m.
Enjoy The Diamonds newly reconstructed Hoilday show “Silver Bells and Diamonds,” including all holiday favorites on Dec.15 at 2 p.m. and at 7:30 p.m. and the symphony band Concert on Dec.17 at 7:30 p.m.
Performing her most resent material on Jan.18 at 7:30 p.m. Kathy Mattea sings and tells stories of grief, pride, and bravery about life and times in West Virginia. In 2008 “Coal” was nominated for a Grammy.
Winning their first Grammy in 1984 for Best Mexican-American performance Los Lobos is now a worldwide musical influence. Performing their infectious American blues and rock sound since the 1970’s they will do it once again on Feb. 9 at 7:30 p.m.
The 26th Annual Black History Month Blues Series Concert takes place on Feb. 23 at 7 p.m. Partnering with the Monroe County Library System and “Blues Coalition” presenting this concert to close a month long 26th-anniversary blues celebration.