March Comedy Fest Features Professional Comedians

  COLDWATER –Roars of laughter will fill the Tibbits as three professional stand-up comedians help the audience shake off their winter blues on Saturday, March 16 at 7pm for Coldwater’s Comedy Fest. Headlining this year is Bengt Washburn, a former winner of the prestigious San Francisco International Comedy Competition. He has been seen on The Late Late Show with Craig Fergusen, Live at Gotham

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Clemens Offers Challenge to Finish Funding Tibbits Boilers

COLDWATER – Clemens Food Group offers a challenge to finalize the funding of the Tibbits Opera House boiler project. While it has been nearly a year since Tibbits Opera House replaced its 50-year-old boilers, the effort to cover the expense has continued. Clemens Food Group has offered a gift which could finally wrap up the project.  With its dedication to serving the community, Clemens

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Coldwater Band Students get Jazz

COLDWATER – Band students from Legg Middle School and Coldwater High School get to experience the fundamentals of jazz as Tibbits brings JazzReach to their schools Wednesday, November 28. Established in 1994, JazzReach is a nationally recognized, NYC-based organization dedicated to the promotion, performance, teaching and creation of jazz music. The organization is passionately committed to fostering a greater appreciation, awareness and understanding of

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Arts Alive Holiday Event Tickets on Sale!

COLDWATER – Get into the holiday spirit with Arts Alive’s second annual “The Art of Holiday Food, Drinks, and Décor” fundraising event at Tibbits Opera House on Tuesday, Nov 27 from 5:30-9pm. “If you attended last year’s Arts Alive holiday event and liked it, then you will LOVE this year’s event. It’s a little different but there’s a lot more for you to enjoy

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Its time to flash back to the 50s, Tibbits style! Join in November 3 at Tibbits Opera House as the theatre shakes, rattles, and rolls for its Annual Auction “Tibbits at the Hop.”

Over 600 items are up for bid at this “fun-raiser” benefiting the daily operations and maintenance of the historic theatre, built in 1882.  The silent auction will begin at 6 PM and the live auction at 8 PM.   The evening includes food and cash bar. This event features a special theme each year, making it a time-honored tradition.  This year volunteers and staff will

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NOVEMBER BRINGS THE DARK SHADOW OF FILM NOIR TO TIBBITS OPERA HOUSE

COLDWATER – On Saturday, November 10 at 7pm, the Tibbits Classic Film Series descends into the dark and gritty world of film noir with the Orson Welles thriller The Lady from Shanghai and the twist-ladened Detour. First up is Orson Welles’ The Lady from Shanghai. Against his better judgment, seaman Michael O’Hara (Orson Welles) agrees to work on a yacht, sailing from New York

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MONSTER FEST RETURNS AND ITS BIGGER THAN EVER!

COLDWATER – On Saturday, October 27 at 5:30pm, Tibbits Opera House will present an evening long Halloween event by combining the monster movie marathon MONSTER FEST with the Coldwater Halloween parade. In the world of movie trilogies, there is usually an attempt to make the third chapter bigger in scope and sometimes a little ridiculous. That is the mindset that was suggested when Tibbits

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Designs Wanted for Rotary Splash Pad Mural

COLDWATER – Artists interested in impacting the community can create a design for a mural to be installed near the Rotary Splash Pad at Heritage Park. Those interested in submitting a colorful, original design to be painted on the cinderblock wall next to the Rotary Splash Pad can submit one entry at no cost. Designs should complement the park and splash pad in color

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Delaney Appointed to League of Historic American Theatres Board

  COLDWATER – Coldwater and Tibbits Opera House may garner some additional attention through the League of Historic American Theatres (LHAT) as Tibbits Executive Director Christine Delaney has recently been appointed to the organization’s Board of Directors. LHAT, founded in 1976, is a non-profit organization created to sustain historic theatres for the benefit of their communities and future generations. The group’s charter members started

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Artists Wanted for “Baby It’s Cold Outside” Art Gallery Show

COLDWATER – Arts Alive is asking local artists to join their next gallery show “Baby It’s Cold Outside” with artwork which will be installed in Tibbits Opera Houses’ art gallery on November 8. Artists of any age are free to submit up to three pieces at $5 per submission. Paintings, photographs or drawings should be fitted with a hanging wire. Sculpture or other mediums

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