Wealthy Theatre

Grand Rapids independent venues join day of action to support federal aid for endangered venues

by (Community Media...)

Submitted 07-27-2020 under NEWS

Nine of Grand Rapids’ independent entertainment venues have joined the National Independent Venue Association (NIVA) and other Michigan venues for a day of action that supports two federal bills ensuring the venues’ survival. Taking...

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Grand Rapids Community Media Center kicking off live virtual concert series on Monday

by (Community Media...)

Submitted 06-07-2020 under NEWS

The lights are back on at Wealthy Theatre’s historic theatre space this Monday. Wealthy Theatre will be joined by its fellow Grand Rapids Community Media Center (CMC) resources for a new live virtual concert series – WYCE at Wealthy....

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Exciting summer at your Community Media Center

by (grcmc)

Submitted 07-24-2018 under PLACE-MATTERS

Rockin' on WYCE! It has been an amazing year at WYCE! From celebrations on the airwaves to some truly amazing live music experiences, our crew and volunteer programmers are building community through music! In February we held the 19th Jammies...

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Grand Rapids City Commission holds forum to involve public opinion on City Manager candidates

by (dylangrosser)

Submitted 02-06-2018 under PLACE-MATTERS

The finalists for the race of Grand Rapids city manager got together on Monday, February 5 in the Wealthy Theatre for a forum open to the public in order to answer questions on different issues relating to serving as city manager of Grand Rapids....

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City Manager forum only opportunity for residents to meet candidates

by (Russell Olmsted)

Submitted 01-30-2018 under OPINION

Current City Manager Greg Sundstrom will officially retire in February following 8 years on the job and over three decades working for the city of Grand Rapids. This will mark only the second time in the last 30 years the city has hired a new...

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Animators Retreat and Picnic to be held July 8 at Wealthy Theatre

by (GRCMC Media Ed)

Submitted 06-30-2017 under NONPROFITS

The day starts at the CMC Education Annex, 1110 Wealthy St. SE, where you may choose from two hands-on workshops: 1.       Animators Workshop I: Women of Animated Film is an under-the-camera, hands-on workshop led by...

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Amy Goodman to speak at Wealthy Theatre on May 7

by (Kiran Sood Patel)

Submitted 05-02-2017 under PLACE-MATTERS

Amy Goodman, award-winning journalist and host of Democracy Now!, will speak at Wealthy Theatre on Sunday, May 7 as part of a fundraiser for Grand Rapids Community Media Center. The visit is part of her North American tour: Democracy Now!: Covering...

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"The Characters that Lived" brings life to writing by young CYC authors

by (Grand Rapids Cr...)

Submitted 11-03-2016 under NONPROFITS

On Wednesday, October 26, Wealthy Theatre was roaring with laughter during "The Characters that Lived", the second installment of the Creative Youth Center’s annual comedy improv show. The first show, "The Sketches that...

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Catalyst Radio: Creative Youth Center & centering student voices

by (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 10-17-2016 under LOCAL LIFE

Katie Gordon speaks with Kristin Brace, Executive Director of Creative Youth Center, preparing kids for life’s adventures by supporting their writing and amplifying their voices.  GR Creative Youth Center will host an all-ages improv...

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Wealthy Theatre to host free simulcast of 2016 POTUS debate

by (Carol Shirey)

Submitted 09-26-2016 under NONPROFITS

All are welcome to a simulcast presentation of the first 2016 Presidential national debates on Monday, September 26th at Wealthy Theatre. The debate between the two major party candidates is scheduled to begin at 9 p.m. Admission is free. The...

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