Wealthy Theatre

Mayoral debate at Wealthy Theatre brings standing room only crowds

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 07-14-2015 under NONPROFITS

The Wealthy Theatre was a packed house on Wednesday night, as mayoral candidates Robert Dean, John George, Willard Lee and Rosalynn Bliss answered questions from both co-moderators and local citizens via a Twitter wall. Debate topics included topics...

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Wealthy Theatre invites public to major press conference

by (wealthytheatre)

Submitted 07-14-2015 under NONPROFITS

A press conference, scheduled for 10:45 a.m. on Thursday at Community Media Center's Wealthy Theatre, will reveal several major announcements about the culmination of a multi-year project to upgrade and "green" the theatre. "There...

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Community Media Center to host citizen-driven mayoral candidate debate

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 06-09-2015 under NONPROFITS

The Grand Rapids Community Media Center (CMC), in an effort to ensure local citizens are informed, engaged and ready to vote in our city’s August 4 mayoral primary, is hosting a debate on July 15.  The debate, led with assistance from...

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GR Reads: The Movies – Hedwig and the Angry Inch

by (grpl)

Submitted 05-29-2015 under

Cult hit Hedwig and the Angry Inch is a musical comedy-drama based on the stage musical of the same name. The story follows a transsexual punk rock girl from East Berlin as she tours America with her band.  Tickets are available at grcmc.org or...

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GR Reads: The Movies – The Haunting

by (grpl)

Submitted 05-28-2015 under

In this 1963 classic, a scientist doing research on the paranormal invites two women to a haunted mansion. One of the participants soon starts losing her mind. Tickets are available at grcmc.org or at the box office. Show your GRPL library card for...

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Young authors release new book with reading and signing at Wealthy Theatre

by (lindsmcholme)

Submitted 05-21-2015 under NEWS

About twenty-five Grand Rapids Creative Youth Center young authors attended their annual celebration and release of The Book of Explosions IV: Tiny Purple Thunderlights at the Wealthy Theatre Wednesday, May 20. The young authors sat in the...

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GR Reads: The Movies – Harold and Maude

by (grpl)

Submitted 05-14-2015 under

A cult favorite, Harold and Maude is the story about the friendship between a young, rich man who is obsessed with death and the anarchic, quirky lady he meets at a funeral. The relationship deepens as Maude teaches Harold to live life to its...

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DisArt closing performance to celebrate strides, continue conversation

by (mackenziebush13)

Submitted 04-21-2015 under LOCAL LIFE

The inaugural DisArt Festival, a multi-venue disability arts festival, is winding down. However, there are still opportunities to engage with this event, including the closing ceremony featuring Dis-Stories at Wealthy Theatre on Saturday, April...

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Christopher Titus to perform at Wealthy Theatre January 15

by (sassaria)

Submitted 01-14-2015 under NEWS

Grand Rapids is a city for comedy: our city sees a lot of great comedians every year, thanks to our local comedy scene and big events like LaughFest. Few are as good as Christopher Titus, and he's coming to town this Thursday for a show at the...

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Ski film premiere, fundraiser encourages girls to do more, be more in the outdoors

by (LisaRoseGR)

Submitted 12-19-2014 under LOCAL LIFE

West Michigan’s local ski community with ties to Jackson Hole, WY has landed the ski film “Pretty Faces” to make a stop in Grand Rapids, Michigan on its national tour to inspire young female athletes to do more, be more....

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