2012-13 BAY ARTS ALLIANCE PRESENTING ARTS SERIES
Event Date: December 16--April 9
Location: Marina Civic Center, Panama City, FL.
Bay Arts Alliance is proud to announce its 2012-2013 Presenting Arts Series. This year, they are offering five (5) performances for the same price as last year’s four (4) show series! They are:
LEGENDARY COMEDIAN .MARTIN SHORT – Sun., Dec.16, 2012
Martin Short, a celebrated comedian and actor, has won fans and accolades in television, film and theater since his breakout season on Saturday Night Live almost 30 years ago. His popularity and exposure led Short to cross over quickly into feature films. He made his debut in Three Amigos and followed by Inner Space, Three Fugitives, Clifford, Pure Luck and Tim Burton's Mars Attacks. One of Short's most memorable roles was in the remake of Father of the Bride and Father of the Bride II, as Franck the wedding planner. Currently, Short can be seen on the CBS hit comedy series How I Met Your Mother in the recurring role of Garrison Cootes.
LANDAU EUGENE MURPHY, JR. – Fri., Jan. 11, 2013
AMERICA’S GOT TALENT WINNER!
After receiving standing ovations from judges Sharon Osbourne, Piers Morgan and Howie Mandel, singing a sizzling duet with the iconic Patti LaBelle, and crooning a rousing rendition of “My Way,” Landau Eugene Murphy Jr. was named the winner of AGT’s sixth season on Sept. 14, 2011. Landau’s first album, "That’s Life" debuted at number one on the Billboard jazz charts and the top 40 overall. Not only did his unique singing style make him stand out from all of his competition, Landau’s humility, charm and confidence endear him to audiences at his sold-out concerts.
BEAUTY & THE BEAST – Tues., Feb. 5, 2013
DISNEY’S BROADWAY MUSICAL!
Disney’s Beauty and the Beast features the animated film’s Academy Award®-winning score with music by Alan Menken and lyrics by the late Howard Ashman, with additional songs with music by Alan Menken and lyrics by Tim Rice. The book is written by Linda Woolverton.
The original creators of the Broadway production are together again for this new touring production!
ELVIS LIVES! – Wed., Feb. 20, 2013
An unforgettable multi-media and live musical journey across Elvis’ life. This mega show features four finalists from Elvis Presley Enterprises’ annual worldwide Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest. The cast members include Bill Cherry, Ben Klein, Kevin Mills and Victor Trevino, Jr., each representing Elvis during different stages in his career. The Elvis tribute artists will be joined by a live band, back-up singers, dancers, along with an Ann-Margret tribute artist, as well as iconic imagery made available from the Graceland archives.
TONY AWARD WINNING MUSICAL , HAIR – Tues., April 9, 2013
This exuberant musical about a group of young Americans searching for peace and love in a turbulent time has struck a resonant chord with audiences young and old. HAIR features an extraordinary cast and unforgettable songs, including "Aquarius," "Let the Sun Shine In," "Good Morning, Starshine" and "Easy To Be Hard." Its relevance is UNDENIABLE. Its energy is UNBRIDLED. Its truth is UNWAVERING. It's HAIR, and IT'S TIME.
Those interested in membership or sponsorship may email Mary DeCarmo, Box Office Manager & Membership Coordinator at email@example.com, by fax 850-785-5165 or mail the membership form linked on our website, bayarts.org to:
Marina Civic Center
8 Harrison Ave
Panama City, FL 32401