STINGRAY ANTHONY – "Jukebox Rock"
Saturday, September 14, 2013 7pm
Sting Ray Anthony is described as a phenomenal guitarist, charismatic singer and performer. His show, JukeBox Rock is a dynamic tribute to 50's Rock 'n' Roll, and features hits made famous by the likes of the Everly Brothers, Elvis, Chuck Berry and many more...this show includes a one-of-a-kind tribute to Ritchie Valens.
Sponsored by Hawthorn Bank and Gail & Dorothy Hughes
ST. LOUIS IRISH ARTS
Saturday, October 12, 2013 7pm
St. Louis Irish Arts is on a mission to promote and preserve traditional Irish music, song, and dance with special emphasis over the years on restoring the playing of the Irish harp and the use of the Irish language. You will find yourself whistling and tapping your feet to the lively tunes.
Sponsored by Phil & Nancy Lewis and The Missouri Arts Council
IVORY AND GOLD ®
Saturday, November 9, 2013 7pm
We are thrilled to host Ivory and Gold® for a third time at the Finke. Ivory&Gold® celebrates the greatest examples of American jazz, blues, ragtime, Broadway and hits from the Great American Songbook.This remarkable duo has been described as "musically flawless."
Sponsored by Kelly & Jenice Taggart and Steven & Laura Burger
THE FINKE HOLIDAY VARIETY SHOW
Saturday, December 7, 2013 7pm
An annual favorite, our Finke Holiday show features favorite seasonal selections by the California Community Ensemble, punctuated by a visit from Father Christmas performed by local journalist Bob Watson with traditional Scottish bagpipe selections by local talent MaryAnne Marti and more!
Sponsored by Rich & Pam Green and Doris Nothnagel
Saturday, January 18, 2014 7pm
Relive the musical past and have a rockin' good time with the Krazy Kats. Now based in the Kansas City area, the talented trio has performed together over 3,000 times, thrilling audiences with their unique style of classic 50's and 60's music. They have appeared in concert with Bill Cosby, Bo Diddley, The Platters, and many others. The crowd can always count on having a fun time with the guys, whether it is a show or dance.
Sponsored by People's Bank of Moniteau County and Richard & Shirley Elliott
Saturday, February 8, 2014 7pm
Harmonium Brass, formed in 2009, has quickly earned the reputation as one of Missouri's top performing ensembles. While the group is relatively new, the musicians are not. With over 125 collective years of active brass playing, this group brings a wealth of musicianship while they engage the audience with wit and wisdom. Enjoy their musical selections from Bach to the Beatles.
Sponsored by Jay & Eileen Gattermeir, Ron & Vanda Harlan and The Missouri Arts Council
LUCKY OLD SONS
Saturday, March 15, 2014 7pm
The Lucky Old Sons is a four-piece band comprised of piano, tenor saxophone, drums and an electric mandolin. This St. Louis group is focused on the piano driven rock and country music of the 1950s and 1960s. They are inspired by the piano styles of Fats Domino, Jerry Lee Lewis, Johnnie Johnson, and Ray Charles. These are some lucky ole sons to be playing at the Finke.
Sponsored by Morris & Dolores Burger, Don & Margo Schlup and The Missouri Arts Council
TALENT SHOW - "Finke Theatre Has Talent"
March 27, 28 & 29, 2014
Open to all Moniteau County residents with talent and the desire to compete. Sosharpen up your instruments, practice those dance steps, tune up your voices, and tighten up your comedic skills! All performances must be family friendly. Prizes to be awarded: $500 for 1st, $300 for 2nd, and $100 for 3rd . Entry form below must be received by March 15th to be eligible for the contest.
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KELLY SMITH AS CHER & SHANIA TWAIN
Saturday, April 19, 2014 7pm
Hailing all Gypsies, Tramps & Thieves – Join us for an evening of songs from Cher and Shania Twain from the Emmy-nominated Kelly Smith. Performing in Branson, MO for the past decade as a celebrity impersonator, she has shared the stage with Bob Hope, Wayne Newton, The Osmonds, and Jim Stafford for many worthwhile charitable events. Come hum-a-long with Kelly!
Sponsored by Oak Street Fabrics & More and Kent Insurance
IRONWEED BLUE GRASS BAND
Saturday, May 17, 2014 7pm
Come on out for some foot-stompin' bluegrass tunes performed by Ironweed Bluegrass Band. And if any folks want to dance in the aisles, feel free! They can play a nice waltz or a two-step too. Their pickin' is awfully good – and some say that their singin' is even better. These folks are a crowd-pleaser you won't want to miss.
Sponsored by Richard & Carole Schroeder and Dick & Jane Spieler
ANNUAL COMMUNITY PLAY - "An Impeccable Larceny"
June 27-29, 2014
(Tryouts: Tuesday, April 15 at 6:30 p.m. at the Theatre)
Finish the season with us during the weekend of our annual community play. We will be performing a two act comedy entitled "An Impeccable Larceny" featuring local talent. You can either tryout to be a part of the show, volunteer to help behind the scenes or simply enjoy the performance from your comfortable seat in our beautiful Theatre. You can count on laughter-filled surprises by your uninhibited neighbors!
Sponsored by California Construction Supplies and Central Bank