Wednesday, December 13, 2017

ACT to Present Vietnam War Drama

Abilene Community Theatre will present Shirley Lauro's depiction of the Vietnam war, “A Piece of My Heart”, starting November 2nd.  “Piece”, is the tale...
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The Wedding Singer Comes to Abilene

"The Wedding Singer"? Like with Adam Sandler? Yes! "The Wedding Singer" (the musical) shares a general plot with "The Wedding Singer" (the movie). The...

ACT Opens Season With “Ripcord”, a Dark Comedy

Abilene Community Theatre is starting their 63rd season with a dark comedy. "Ripcord" follows two women in a nursing home who place a bet...

Psychological Thriller Takes the Stage With “Gaslight”

"Gaslight", also known as "Angel Street", was written as a stage play in 1938. It was turned into a movie in 1940 and again...

Pulitzer Prize Winning Play to be Performed at The Paramount

"August: Osage County" premiered in 2007 at the legendary Steppenwolf Theatre Company of Chicago. It quickly gained notoriety at break neck speed, appearing on...

Abilene Community Theatre Gives New Directors a Chance

“A Night of One Acts”, features the directorial debut of four new directors. Typically, in order to be considered for the director’s chair in...

The Abilene Cinemark XD Theater Opens Tomorrow

2:00 PM, August 10th will mark the beginning of a new chapter in Abilene cinemas when Cinemark opens one of their cutting edge, "Next...

Recent Abilene High Graduate Makes a Musical

Where young talent is concerned, Abilene is wealthy. This summer alone we have seen: This Is You - a film written, directed, produced, cast,...

Broadway Bound

Michael W. Fosha, a senior in the Musical Theater Program at Hardin-Simmons University, is headed to the city that never sleeps, in hope of...

Local Film Premieres at Paramount

Friday night, the Historic Paramount hosted the world premiere of “This Is You,” a film by Beyond Star Films. “This Is You” was filmed...