Entertainment briefs, Feb. 22

Heidelberg to present Rodgers, Hammerstein revue

The Heidelberg University Symphonic band, along with vocal and theater students, are to present favorites from Rodgers and Hammerstein in “A Grand Night for Singing” at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday in Gundlach Theatre.

The program is to feature songs from some of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s lesser-known shows such as “Allegro” and “State Fair” and hits from “Carousel,” “Oklahoma,” “The King and I,” “Cinderella” and “South Pacific.”

Tickets cost $15 and can be purchased by visiting www.gundlachtheatre.org.

Auditions for ‘Dreamcoat’ set for Sunday, Monday

FREMONT — Fremont Community Theatre and Director Randy Brown have announced auditions for the production of “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” are to take place at 6 p.m. Sunday and Monday at the theatre.

Teen and adult auditions are to begin at 7 p.m. There are about 25 adult roles.

Performance dates are May 11-13 and 18-20.

For more information, email rbrown829@woh.rr.com.

Towne & Country Players announce concert series

NORWALK — Towne & Country Players’ board of directors has announced the lineup for a concert series to kick-off with “The Men of Independence” at 3 p.m. March 18 presenting “Barbershop to Broadway.”

Award-winning music director Gary Lewis is to bring the 50-voice, internationally acclaimed singing group to McCormick School.

The annual veterans’ show, “Stars and Stripes and Swingmania,” is to take place at 3 p.m. Nov. 11 at the Huron venue.

For Christmas, the players are to present “Christmas by Notre Dame” at 3 p.m. Dec. 2 at Norwalk’s St. Mary Church.

Sponsorships, advertisements and tickets are for sale for all three events.

For more information or to purchase tickets, call (419) 668-0637.

2018 Midwest Rhythm Summit coming to Terra

FREMONT — Terra State Community College, in partnership with Bass Gear Magazine, is to host the 2018 Midwest Rhythm Summit April 20-22.

The event is the creation of Terra State Music Program Director Miek Czeczele and Bass Gear Magazine Editor in Chief Tom Bowlus.

The event is for college students and high school and college educators, music technicians, professional musicians and gear heads.

The summit is to include 16 presenters and a vendor exhibition area, concerts and the opportunity to network with music professionals, learn about products, gear and job opportunities.

Clinics are free to high school and college students and $20 for everyone else.

For more information or to register, visit www.midwestrhythmsummit.com.

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