Tag Archives: Thrasher-Horne Center for the Arts

Landscape of Guitar: Visual Art with an Intricate Soundscape Creates Multidimensional Reality

Joy, happiness, bliss, sound, and love. Those are the brushstrokes used by the creators of the Landscape of Guitar to paint the fully immersive multimedia experience layering visual art with an intricate soundscape. Revered among the top nuevo-flamenco groups in the world, award-winning singer-songwriters Bruce and Julie Hecksel, known professionally as Patchouli & Terra Guitarra, founded the groundbreaking production of art and music on their signature style of painting objects from butterflies to trees in the shape of a guitar.  The Landscape of Guitar is staged Jan. 18 at (www.thcenter.org). A morning matinee offers an abbreviated performance and a post-show …

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Thrasher-Horne Center Welcomes Anna Zirbel as New Executive Director

St. Johns River State College has named Anna Zirbel as the new executive director of the Thrasher-Horne Center. Zirbel, who has 20 years of theatre and venue management experience, has served as both ’s director of marketing and sales and box office manager since joining the team in 2005. Following a nationwide search, Zirbel succeeds previous executive director, Denton Yockey.  “Anna’s experience, discipline and organizational skills make her the perfect leader to take the Thrasher-Horne Center to the next level,” said Yockey. And that’s exactly what Zirbel plans to do. “As a key member of the Thrasher-Horne Center team for …

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✌️WIN TICKETS✌️ Don’t Miss Hippiefest at the Thrasher-Horne Center!

Peace, Love and Rock & Roll! Throwback time when Hippiefest 2018 rocks its way into Thrasher-Horne Center AUGUST 2 at 7:30 PM. This year’s far out lineup includes: Vanilla Fudge – “Thoughts”, “You Keep Me Hanging On”, “Bang Bang”, “Season of the Witch”, “Shotgun” Badfinger featuring Joey Molland – “Come & Get It”, “No Matter What”, “Day After Day”, “Baby Blue” Mitch Ryder & Detroit Wheels – “Devil With Blue Dress On”, “Jenny Take a Ride”, “Little Latin Lupe Lu”, “Sock It To Me Baby” Rick Derringer – “Rock & Roll Hoochie Koo”, “Real American”, “Hang On Sloopy” With over twenty-two Billboard charted …

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The Oak Ridge Boys “Shine the Light” At Thrasher-Horne Center for the Arts

For 75 years, the music of The Oak Ridge Boys has delighted audiences around the world. Founded in 1943 as the Oak Ridge Quartet, the current lineup has been together since 1973. The quartet consisting of Duane Allen (lead), William Lee Golden (baritone), Joe Bonsall (tenor) and Richard Sterban (bass) continue to record and tour with the Mighty Oaks Band. I grew up listening to their legendary blend of gospel, blues, and country rock, but never had a chance to see them live until now. Why did I wait so long? The performance opened with a witty introduction by Darrick …

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Flowers In Transition

A Photography Exhibition Featuring the Fine Art Flower Photography of the Award Winning Susan Michal WHAT:                  Gallery Exhibit of Flowers in Transition  WHERE:              Thrasher-Horne Center for the Arts, the Jack Mitchell Gallery 283 College Drive, Orange Park, FL 32065 WHEN:                 Thursday, October 29th 2015 Private Artist Reception 6:30pm-7:30pm Public Artist Reception 7:30pm-9:00pm Exhibit officially opens on October 30th and runs through January 9th 2016  will be revealing 40 of her much anticipated images at the Flowers In Transition photography exhibition …

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THEATRE REVIEW: Love Goes To Press

Theatre Jacksonville opened its 95th season with the wartime comedy, “Love Goes to Press,” on November 7, 2014. It will be on the stage through November 22 at the Howard K.Smith Playhouse, 2032 San Marco Boulevard in Jacksonville Florida. Call (904) 396-4425 for reservations or visit theatrejax.com.  is only one of three theaters to do a revival of the 1946 comedy written by  and , two female war correspondents. “” opened in London in 1946 and was well received. It opened on Broadway in 1947, but only played five performances. The play was all but lost forever until 1992, when , …

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On Stage – where actors play

We here at EU have the solemn (and often fun) duty of getting our readers out of the house and out into the world. This spring there are lots of great venues helping us in our duty. Because whether you like grooving to retro tunes, rocking out, taking in a musical or simply laughing at life, there’s a show on this list that will get you out of the house. Some venues, such as the community theatres, take advantage of our great pool of talented locals. Others bring in acts from around the country and the globe that we would …

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