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Mamma Mia, Peach State Summer Theatre

Mamma Mia, Valdosta State University’s Peach State Summer Theatre Has a Crazy Line-Up!

Peach State Summer Theatre is a professional summer stock theatre located on the lovely University campus in Valdosta, GA. Each summer, some 60 talents gather for ten-weeks to rehearse, build and present three musicals in repertoire. has produced professional summer musical theatre since 1990. Just two hours from Jacksonville, Valdosta is a thriving community with much to offer. If three musicals in a weekend aren’t your cup of tea, take in a theme park, golf course, museums, historic areas, or just relax in the lovely surroundings. For their 30th season, which includes Mamma Mia!, Little Women, and Crazy for You …

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Peach State Summer Theatre, Mamma Mia, Behind the Scenes, Valdosta State University

Peach State Summer Theatre is Back! Since 1990 Theatre Professionals Head to Valdosta for a 10-Week Summer Season

A few hours down the road you’ll find , Valdosta, Georgia’s premiere professional summer stock theatre. Each summer, a company of some 60 actor-singers, dancers, technicians, managers, and creators will reside in Valdosta for a ten-week season. During that time, they will rehearse, build and present three musicals in rotating repertory. has produced professional summer musical theatre since 1990. MAMMA MIA! (June 7 – Jul 20) Music and lyrics by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus. ABBA’s hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman’s search for her birth father. This sunny and funny tale unfolds on a Greek island …

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Hello Dolly, Photo by Paul Leavy

A Triple Treat Of Theatre At Valdosta State’s Peach State Summer Theater

If you love musical theatre, and you’re looking for a weekend getaway, try Valdosta! With a rotating schedule of three shows in their repertory, Valdosta State University’s Peach State Summer Theater (PSST!) makes it possible to catch three shows in a weekend. Head to their website for the full line-up so you can schedule accordingly thoudh mid-July. When you aren’t catching a show you can walk nature preserves, golf, shop, or visit Valdosta, Georgia’s historic areas. Just a scant two hours from Jacksonville, it’s easy to pop up for one show, or make a weekend trip of it to see …

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PEACH STATE SUMMER MUSICAL THEATRE REVIEW DICK KEREKES & LEISLA SANSOM [email protected] The songs of the late great come to life on the stage of at Fine Arts Building through July 16, 2016. This musical tribute to the man in black was created by Richard Maltby, Jr. and conceived by William Meade. This musical revue has 32 songs that were associated with Johnny Cash, who passed away in 2003 at the age of 71. Cash was a multi-talented performer who was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame (1980), as well as the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame …

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2015 State of the St. Johns River Report Card

BY SHANNON BLANKINSHIP, Outreach Director for Jacksonville residents place a high value on the . This mighty river flows through the heart of our , and its tributaries, the creeks and streams that feed it, flow through all of our neighborhoods. It is understandable then, with algae bloom outbreaks and failing septic tanks, that you might be curious about the health status of our river. Unfortunately, with shrinking budgets and a constant assault on the agencies charged with protecting our river, there is less monitoring of the river’s health. Despite this insufficient monitoring and an “unsatisfactory status” for so many …

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