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Free Tickets to Local Plays and Performances Ready for Check Out on October 3!
Posted Date: 9/28/2017
Use your Longview Public Library card to check out tickets to Stageworks NW, Longview/Kelso Community Concert Association, and Columbia Theatre for FREE! The Culture Card program has tickets available for checkout starting October 3 for these upcoming shows:

Stageworks Northwest, Longview Theater:
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged) – November 17 –
December 3, 2017
All 37 plays in 97 minutes! Join the madcap men in tights as they weave their wicked way through all of Shakespeare’s Comedies, Histories and Tragedies in one wild ride that will leave you breathless and helpless with laughter.

The Columbia Theatre:
The Dandy Warhols – November 4, 2017
The Dandy Warhols released their major-label album debut The Dandy Warhols Come Down in 1997, but rose to new levels of fame with their acclaimed album Thirteen Tales From Urban Bohemia, featuring the hit song Bohemian Like You, dubbed by The Independent as a ‘defining song of the last decade’.

Seattle International Comedy Competition – November 17, 2017
The Seattle International Comedy Competition is the REAL “Last Comic Standing.” 26 Days, 22 Shows, 18 Venues, 32 comedians from the US, Canada, UK, and Japan. It’s America’s biggest touring comedy festival and you’re a part of it!
*Ages 18 and up


Cantus: Christmas – December 1, 2017
In “Three Tales of Christmas,” Cantus reimagines beloved stories through familiar carols alongside new holiday classics. Featuring narrated passages from such classic holiday tales as A Christmas Carol, Gift of the Magi, and ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas, Cantus reminds us of the meaning and joy of the season with fresh perspective and just the right amount of nostalgia.

A Rocky Mountain Christmas with Ted Vigil as John Denver – December 17, 2017
Ted Vigil Returns to the Columbia Stage to channel John Denver again with a Rocky Mountain Christmas. Ted will be joined onstage with several area musicians/groups to celebrate the Holiday season with a nostalgic twist.

Longview-Kelso Community Concert Association:
Andy Hackbarth – November 12, 2017
Award-winning classical/Spanish/fingerstyle guitarist pays tribute to the “Father of the Classical Guitar,” Andres Segovia, through instrumental selections and short stories about Segovia’s life and how Segovia’s work has influenced the contemporary guitar world.

Center Stage LCC:
Red Herring– November 10, 11, 12, 16, 17, and 18, 2017
America is about to test the H-bomb, Eisenhower & Nixon are on the campaign trail, and I Love Lucy is the most popular TV series. Meanwhile, Senator Joe McCarthy's daughter just got engaged to a Soviet spy, and Boston detective Maggie Pelletier has to find out who dumped the dead guy in the Harbor. A zany look at love and cold war politics.
Tickets will be available to check out beginning October 3 and are limited and first come first served. Patrons over 18 can checkout one pair of tickets for free per calendar year. Come to the information desk or call 442-5300 with your library card number ready to check out your tickets today. See the complete rules and restrictions at http://www.longviewlibrary.org/tickets.php.