HEADLINES

New Shows, Classes, and Movies Announced at The Ridgefield Playhouse

It’s a Tuesday packed with exciting show, master class, and movie announcements at The Ridgefield Playhouse!

 

2 NEW SHOWS JUST ADDED! Public On Sale Friday, Jan 27 at 10AM.

Pete Holmes – Where Were We on Sun, July 16 at 7:30pm

Pete Holmes is the creator and star of HBO's Crashing (produced by Judd Apatow) and TBS' The Pete Holmes Show (produced by Conan O'Brien). He's also the star of CBS' How We Roll as well as two HBO stand-up comedy specials. Part of the Barts Tree Service Comedy Series.

For tickets and more info: https://bit.ly/PeteHolmesRPH

MEMBER PRE-SALE BEGINS WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 25 AT 10AM

 

The Australian Bee Gees Show on Thurs, October 19 at 8pm

It's Saturday Night Fever every night with The Australian Bee Gees Show – A Tribute to the Bee Gees. Back for their third Playhouse performance, one of the most successful and adored acts in musical history is recreated in this 75-minute multi-media concert event. You'll hear hits like "Staying Alive", "You Should Be Dancing", "How Deep Is Your Love", and "Jive Talkin'".Part of the Pepsi Rock Series Driven by North American Motor Car.

For tickets and more info: https://bit.ly/AussieBeeGeesRPH

MEMBER PRE-SALE HAPPENING NOW.

 

NEW MASTERCLASS JUST ADDED & ON SALE TO MEMBERS NOW!

Masterclass: Drumming with Carter McLean

Delve into the world of drumming with drumming luminary, Carter McLean. These two Master Classes (Beginner / Intermediate and Intermediate / Advanced) will take your playing and thinking to a new level and challenge you to rethink what you already know. After a 3 hour class with McLean, you’ll have a year’s worth of homework. Attendance is limited to 15 per class, all ages are welcome. Part of the Classes at the Playhouse Series.

Beginner / Intermediate on Sat, March 11 @ 1pm

-Technique
-Time Keeping
-How to be a supportive drummer
-Groove

https://bit.ly/CarterMcLeanBeginnerRPH

Intermediate / Advanced on Sat March 25 @ 1pm
-NEW Advanced Concepts and Creativity from Carter’s award-winning book
-Tuning
-Musical Independence
-Feel/Groove
-Touch/Dynamics

https://bit.ly/CarterMcLeanAdvancedRPH

Public On Sale for both is Friday, Jan 27 at 10AM.

 

5 NEW MOVIES JUST ADDED & ON SALE!

Facing The Laughter: Minnie Pearl on Mon, Feb 6 at 6:30pm

Facing the Laughter: Minnie Pearl is a full-length documentary about the life and work of Sarah Cannon, aka Minnie Pearl. While Sarah and Minnie were two sides of a coin, they share a legacy of compassion, empowerment and humor.

https://bit.ly/MinniePearlRPH

 

Long Strange Trip on Fri, Feb 10 at 6:30pm

The tale of the Grateful Dead is inspiring, complicated, and downright messy. A tribe of contrarians, they made art out of open-ended chaos and inadvertently achieved success on their own terms. Previously unreleased footage and interviews offer this unprecedented and unvarnished look at the life of the Dead.

https://bit.ly/LongStrangeTripRPH

 

Shine a Light on Thurs, March 4 at 7pm

Legendary filmmaker Martin Scorsese provides a backstage pass to The Rolling Stones gig at the Beacon Theater in New York City.

https://bit.ly/ShineALightRPH

 

The Big Lebowski 25th Anniversary on Thurs April 20 at 7pm

Experience the cultural phenomenon of The Dude in the "#1 cult film of all time!" (The Boston Globe).

https://bit.ly/TheBigLebowski25thRPH

 

Grease 45th Anniversary Screening on Sun, May 14 at 7pm

It's more than just a movie! Come dressed in your best 50s look for our Grease celebration!

https://bit.ly/Grease45thRPH

 

All movies are part of the Cohen & Wolf P.C. Movie Series.

 

 

THERE'S STILL TIME TO CHECK OUT THE JANUARY GUITAR AUCTION!

Own a piece of Rock history! For January, we're offering an Epiphone Les Paul Special signed by alternative rock band, Toad the Wet Sprocket. TTWS is best known for their Billboard-charting hits, “Walk on the Ocean”, “All I Want”, “Something’s Always Wrong”, and “Fall Down, among others. They share the kind of musical chemistry that can only come from meeting in high school and writing, recording and touring for over 30 years. Bring home this piece of music history, signed at their Playhouse gig this past year!

The auction closes NEXT TUESDAY, January 31, at 5pm.

Proceeds will benefit the Leir Foundation Arts for Everyone Outreach Program at The Ridgefield Playhouse!

CLICK HERE to learn more and place a bid!

 

 Don’t miss out on this week’s fantastic line up-

For more information or to purchase touchless print at home tickets, go online at www.ridgefieldplayhouse.org or, you can visit or call the box office (203) 438-5795. The Ridgefield Playhouse is a non-profit performing arts center located at 80 East Ridge, parallel to Main Street, Ridgefield, CT and is committed to keeping the arts alive and available to all.

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