The Holiday Festival & Tree Lighting for the 11th Annual Festival of Trees
Monday, November 14, 2016 (prior to the Craig Karges performance)
6:00 pm -- FREE!

lobby picThis year, our Christmas Festival on Monday, November 14th will be the kick-off for the 11th Annual Festival of Trees. There will be wonderful music by talented local performers and a visit from Santa (free pictures to performance ticket holders!) to remind you that Christmas is coming soon.  The Grand Hall will be filled with beautiful Christmas trees decorated by local citizens, organizations, groups and businesses. You can support the Dolly Hand Cultural Arts Center’s fundraising efforts by bidding on your favorite themed tree in our silent auction. The auction will close at 5pm after the Sunday performance of The Living Christmas Tree, December 4th.  Be the highest bidder and take your tree home for the holidays!

LCT picThe 28th Annual Living Christmas Tree: A Family Christmas Spectacular! order online  
Saturday, December 3, 2016 at 7:30 pm
Sunday, December 4, 2016 at 3:00 pm     
All Seats: $5

What better time to start a family tradition than during the holidays?  Come share in the joys of the season in the 28th annual production of the Living Christmas Tree, a Glades holiday classic! Come early Sunday afternoon for free pictures with Santa in the lobby!

Across the Universe pic
Saturday, January 28, 2017 at 7:00 PM FREE!

Across the Universe is comprised of professional studio and touring musicians who bring the music of The Beatles and their solo careers to life on stage with an accuracy and attention to detail that can only be described as incredible. The show takes listeners on a musical journey through the careers of Lennon, McCartney, Harrison and Starr and includes selections ranging from their early careers in Hamburg, Germany through 1980 and beyond.

Motown Magicorder online
Saturday, February 25, 2017 at 7:30 pm
$15 Adults & Seniors * $10 Children & PBSC Students/Staff

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N2 Nation Plays the greatest music ever written from Motown, The Temptations, Marvin Gaye, Smokey Robinson, The Four Tops, The Commodores and so many, many more. The World Class Showmanship and Vegas like atmosphere will leave you amazed and wanting more.


Drumline Live!order online
Friday, March 31, 2017 at 7:30 pm
$25 Adults & Seniors * $10 Children & PBSC Students/Staff

show picDrumline Live!, the show-stopping attraction created by the musical team behind 20th Century Fox’s hit movies, “Drumline” and “Drumline: A New Beat,” has already paraded onto some of the biggest theatre stages in America, Japan, and Korea. After performing over 300 shows since 2009, it’s time for a brand new show, with new music and choreography. The legendary Historically Black College and University (HBCU) band experience comes alive with this world-class cast of percussionists, musicians and dancers. Be prepared to laugh, sing, dance, and cry because Drumline Live! is a high-octane musical roller coaster ride that will hit every emotion in your body. Complete with dazzling choreography and explosive percussion, Drumline Live! is a thrilling spectacle with musical highlights from hip-hop, American soul, gospel, and jazz to name a few. Drumline Live! blends genres and combines a unique style of drumming, mesmerizing musicianship, and lively choreography to create a production never before seen on stage! 

Daniel Kelly/Rakonto - The Gift that Keeps on Giving order online
Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 7:30 pm
$20 Adults & Seniors * $10 Children & PBSC Students/Staff

Daniel with pianoIn celebration of our 35th Anniversary season, and in partnership with South Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts, the Dolly Hand Cultural Arts Center is proud to present this special concert of a newly commissioned work by pianist and composer Daniel Kelly. In this unique concert, recorded interviews with community members and an original musical score are interwoven to tell the story of the Glades and the Dolly Hand. One local guest musician will take the stage alongside Kelly and his 5-piece ensemble, making this an evening you won’t want to miss! Come and celebrate our 35th year of providing the Glades with cultural arts programming and learn how we have become “The Gift that Keeps on Giving”.

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