TWP VICTORY. — Tickets are now on sale for the 2022-23 season of the West Shore Community College Performing Arts Series.
Opening the season on September 16 is a collaboration between the WSCC Performing Arts Series and the City of Scottville, featuring The Verve Pipe.
This is a free event open to all ages beginning at 8 p.m. as part of the Scottville Fall Celebration in downtown Scottville on Main Street.
The multi-platinum alternative rock band is recognized worldwide for their radio hits ‘Photograph’, ‘Hero’, ‘Happiness Is’, ‘Never Let You Down’ and the single ‘The Freshmen’.
For theater lovers, the WSCC Theater Department will present “Peter and the Starcatcher” from November 10-13. The production will be directed by Michelle Kiessel. Auditions will take place September 19-20 at 7 p.m. at the Center Stage Theater.
In partnership with the Ramsdell Regional Center for the Arts, “A WSCC Holiday Rock Spectacular Reunion” will take place December 3-4. These performances will feature guest musicians from The Verve Pipe, Brenna, Groove 101 and many more.
The second theatrical production in the series will be the beloved ’80s favorite, “Footloose,” which opens March 2 and will be directed by Michelle Kiessel. Performances are recommended for ages 13 and up.
A second collaboration between the WSCC Performing Arts Series and the Ramsdell Regional Center for the Arts will bring the #1 show from Branson, Missouri to Manistee.
A family group, The Petersens, will host an evening of Ozarks music featuring songs by Allison Krauss, Shania Twain, Dolly Parton, Sting, the Cranberries and more.
The series will be rounded out with performances by the WSCC Concert Choir, Wind Symphony and Drumline and Jazz Ensembles.
“Our team is extremely excited to bring an exceptional array of talent to our audience and a wide variety of programming over the coming year. Our goal is to ensure that we select performances that entertain, enrich and reach schools in the PK-12 region, our students and surrounding communities,” said Ted Malt, Performing Arts Series Director and Teacher. of musical studies.
For information on all performances and to purchase tickets, visit the college’s website at www.westshore.edu/performingarts.
Customers can also call (231) 843-5506 or stop by the box office located at the Schoenherr Campus Center. Visa, Mastercard and Discover credit cards are accepted.