School Programming Continues with Campfire Stories from the New World

COLDWATER – Tibbits’ school programming continues with Young Michigan Dances’ “Campfire Stories from the New World” on April 10, exposing students to an exciting melding of theatre, dance, and children’s literature. In this original script by Charles Burr, a variety of stories are told:  adventures, romances, funny stories, and a biographical sketch bordering on a tall tale. The common link: All of the stories

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COMEDY LEGEND PAULA POUNDSTONE ONE NIGHT ONLY AT TIBBITS OPERA HOUSE

COLDWATER – ​Don’t “Wait, Wait” to buy your tickets for comedian Paula Poundstone, who will make an appearance at Tibbits Opera House on April 11 as one of only a handful of Midwest appearances currently scheduled for the year. Paula Poundstone is one of our country’s preeminent comedians, known for her smart, observational humor and spontaneous wit that has become the stuff of legend.

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AUDITIONS FOR THE SPOTLIGHT ON TEEN TALENT SHOW

COLDWATER – Tibbits Theatre and Beyond (T-TAB) will hold auditions for its annual “Spotlight on Teen Talent” competition. Auditions are open to students age 11 through 18 and will take place Monday, March 25 and Tuesday, March 26 at 5pm at Tibbits Opera House.  Singers, dancers, musicians, comedians, orators, magicians, and any other creatively inspired entertainers are encouraged to audition for this impressive showcase. 

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Authentic Native American Program Comes to Tibbits

COLDWATER – Tibbits’ spring school programming kicks off with “Reg Pettibone’s Authentic Native American Program” on March 27, giving middle school audiences a better understanding of true native culture. Reg Pettibone, a full blooded Woodland Native American from the HoChunk Nation, along with his wife Marca from the Paiute Nation, present a unique and engaging cultural performance that amazes, entertains and educates. Reg, also

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Tibbits Young Audiences Presents Disney’s Aladdin Jr

COLDWATER – With a flying carpet and the magical city of Agrabah, cast members of Tibbits Young Audiences musical “Disney’s Aladdin Jr.” are ready to show off months of hard work when they take to the stage March 22 and 23 at 7pm and March 24 at 2pm at Tibbits Opera House. “Disney’s Aladdin JR.” is based on the 1992 Academy Award®-winning film and

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LEGENDARY “ROOMFUL OF BLUES” TO APPEAR AT TIBBITS

Coldwater- En route to an appearance at the Chicago Blues Festival, legendary Blues band Roomful of Blues will swing into Tibbits on June 8. Since the group was formed in 1967, Roomful of Blues’ ensemble has toured the world and recorded over 25 albums. With five Grammy nominations and a slew of music awards and accolades, Roomful of Blues has become a recognized leader in

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THE MAGIC OF THE HOLLYWOOD MUSICAL COMES TO TIBBITS

COLDWATER – Experience the magical, exaggerated, and sometimes surreal world of the movie musical when Tibbits Classic Film Series screens two of the best, “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers”and“Singin’ in the Rain” on March 2 at 7pm. Both films were directed by Stanley Donen and enjoyed the vast resources and reputation of MGM Studios. According to Tibbits Graphic Designer Matt Biolchini “We chose ‘Seven

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Mural Artists Wanted for Winning Splash Pad Design

COLDWATER – Mural artists are currently being sought to paint Morgan Miller’s winning Rotary Splash Pad mural design. Artists are asked to submit a proposal to the City of Coldwater for recreating the winning design on the 12’ high by 80’ wide foot wall adjacent to the Rotary Splash Pad. Complete details are located on the Request for Proposal (RFP), located at the City

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2019 Academy Award Nominees To Be Shown at Tibbits

TIBBITS OFFERS A UNIQUE CINEMATIC TREAT FOR ONE NIGHT ONLY COLDWATER – In a first for Branch County, Tibbits Classic Film Series will showcase the 2019 Academy Award nominees for best animated and live action short films on Saturday, February 16. “For fans of the Oscars, there’s always a feeling of being left out when it comes to the nominations for some of the

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Tibbits Offers School Performances

COLDWATER – Area students will experience live theatre, dance, and storytelling as Tibbits presents its school programming series this spring with four different shows at the historic theatre. Asama Coldwater Manufacturing has teamed with Tibbits to help the theatre present this series, which will begin with a “Reg Pettibone’s Authentic Native American Program” on March 27 at 9:30am and 12:30pm. This performance will provide

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