CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (WV Information) — With venues reopening and performers ramping up touring, those who really like to appreciate the thrills of are living entertainment had been by now excited that the pandemic restraints were currently being eased.
But in North Central West Virginia that excitement is even more fueled by a revised plan of activities that is full of large-quality entertainment ranging from region new music superstars, a Broadway-high-quality manufacturing to some of the top names in many musical genres.
Clarksburg’s out of doors venue, “The Amp,” has by now hosted two up-and-coming state acts in Jameson Rodgers and Niko Moon prior to Friday’s scheduled functionality by present-day Christian mainstays The Newsboys.
Though the initially two live shows served to whet fans’ appetites, the massive exhibits are nevertheless to occur, as evidenced by the sellout of place superstar Trace Adkins’ concert established for Aug. 28.
Adkins’ show sold out in a lot less than 4 hrs, town parks officials said.
Though tickets for that display might be rough to occur by, enthusiasts can even now go to two great displays with contemporary Christian legend Michael W. Smith, a native of Kenova, West Virginia, undertaking Aug. 6, though Chris Janson and Harrison County’s individual place songs stars, the Davisson Brothers Band, will enjoy The Amp on Aug. 13.
Smith’s clearly show however experienced about 1,400 tickets remaining as of Thursday though Janson and the Davisson Brothers experienced bought just in excess of fifty percent of 2,000 seats.
“We’re excited to have this level of enjoyment obtainable to not only Clarksburg and Harrison County people, but those throughout the location, condition and even neighboring states,” Parks Director John Cooper stated.
Whilst The Amp’s outside location and displays are perfect for fantastic weather conditions times, Clarksburg’s leading yr-round leisure showcase is the Robinson Grand Performing Arts Heart.
The 1,000-seat venue’s program is complete of excellent situations from the superior strength mixture of dance, percussion and theater acknowledged as “STOMP” to some of the biggest names in gospel and region audio, as nicely as 3 large-top quality Xmas-themed demonstrates.
“As we transfer into summer of 2021, our outlook for the remainder of the yr is cautiously optimistic,” Executive Director Ryan Tolley claimed. “All of our 2020 reschedules and numerous new occasions are eventually equipped to take place, and the Robinson Grand is pleased to supply our community with some much-essential arts and society in-individual and in our wonderful historic venue.”
The three most important exhibits on the agenda therefore far are STOMP on Nov. 13, the Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra on Oct. 15 and Holiday Desires: A Amazing Holiday break Cirque! on Dec. 10.
“The Robinson Grand is grateful to lover with the Cultural Basis of Harrison County and the Barbara B. Highland Fund for the Arts in purchase to bring magnificent occasions these types of as STOMP this summer time, Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra this fall, and Getaway Dreams: A Amazing Holiday break Cirque! this holiday break season,” Tolley stated. “All of these functions are relatives-pleasant, internationally recognized functions that are positive to wow audiences from across our location.”
Moreover these three occasions and various some others outlined underneath, group theater returns to the Robinson Grand Oct. 8-10 with the presentation of “The Addams Spouse and children: A New Musical.”
“In addition to all of the superb concerts and productions we have coming in 2021, we are also psyched to announce the return of Robinson Grand Neighborhood Theatre with our production of ‘The Addams Relatives: A New Musical’ this drop,” Robinson Grand Local community Theatre System Director Emily Moore stated. “The exhibit will be a hilarious return of musical theatre to our stage with your favourite Addams Family characters and a new story to practical experience.”
Tolley stated the theater carries on to function on bringing other big displays to the venue. In the previous, major performers have bundled the Oak Ridge Boys, Travis Tritt, Larry Gatlin and the Gatlin Brothers.
“With the two The Amp and the Robinson Grand returning to full schedules, Clarksburg, West Virginia, gives plenty for these all over the condition to come and take pleasure in,” Clarksburg People Bureau Executive Director Tina Yoke explained. “If you want to see a wonderful exhibit at cost-effective price ranges, we’re the area to be.”
The Robinson Grand Performing Arts Centre
Sunday, July 18, 2021 @ 3:30pm
Sail On: The Beach front Boys Tribute
Sunday, August 15, 2021 @ 7:00pm
Sunday, August 22, 2021 @ 3:30pm
Broadway Certain, Featuring the 3 Redneck Tenors
Saturday, September 11, 2021 @ 8pm
Sunday, September 12, 2021 @ 3:30pm
Robinson Grand Community Theatre Presents: The Addams Spouse and children
Oct 8, 9, & 10, 2021 @ Occasions: TBD
Tickets: RGPAC (unveiled in August)
Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra
Friday, Oct 15, 2021 @ Time: TBD
Tickets: RGPAC (unveiled in August)
Friday, October 22, 2021 @ 7:30pm
Sunday, October 24, 2021 @ 3:30pm
Beatlemania Magic: A Tribute to the Beatles
Saturday, November 6, 2021 @ 8:00pm
Tickets: RGPAC (introduced in August)
Thursday, Nov. 13, 2021 @ 8:00pm
Bobby Nicholas Soul Christmas
Saturday, December 4, 2021 @ 7:30pm
Tickets: RGPAC (launched in September)
Holiday Desires: A Stunning Holiday break Cirque!
Friday, December 10, 2021 @ 7:30pm
Tickets: RGPAC (produced in September)
Landau Eugene Murphy, Jr. Property for the Holidays Tour
Saturday, December 18, 2021 @ 8:00pm
The Clarksburg Amphitheater
Chris Janson with the Davisson Brothers Band