Annual Dickens’ classic performed on Kent Theatre stage

Cast members for the Kent’s 2010 performance of “A Christmas Carol” include (front row, l–r) Brandyn Kirchhoff, Daniel A. Kavanaugh; (middle row) Katie Zank, Bri Fredrickson, Jenna Johnson; (back row) Russ Cole and Scott Phillips.

Add to your holiday festivities by attending the second annual Readers Theater production of the famed Dickens’ classic, “A Christmas Carol,” being performed on the Kent Theatre stage. Be transported back to London and that fateful Christmas Eve night when Ebenezer Scrooge comes face to face with his own destiny. Mark your calendars now. Three […]

‘Better than Twilight’ author says of vampire movie, e-book

Above is a poster for a new independent film which is based on work by a Rockford graduate.

Independent film to premier November 13 by BETH ALTENA They were confronted by Kent County Sheriff’s Deputies because someone thought they were grave-robbing in a local cemetery. “When you are wielding swords in a cemetery at night, nothing good is going on,” explained Kay Bouma. Bouma was describing one of the adventures that went into […]

Kent Theatre to present ‘Bull in a China Shop’

Working with new director Kristian Phillippy, the Cedar Springs Community Players (standing, l–r) Betty Childress, Mimi Russell, Pat Kennedy, John Foley, Kathy McFarlane, Carol McNulty, Linda Hunt, Don Hunt; (kneeling, l–r) Peggy Snell and Joanne Carter bring a comedy/mystery to the Kent Theatre.

The Cedar Springs Community Players will be presenting the comedy/mystery “Bull in a China Shop” by C.B. Gilford on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Oct. 14-16. Performances will be at the Kent Theatre starting at 7:30 p.m. The action starts when a houseful of sweet little old ladies discover that a handsome bachelor lives across the […]

Cedar Springs theater group to perform ‘The Miracle Worker’

Anna Johnson as Annie Sullivan along with Laura Johnson as Kate Keller struggle to control an angry Helen Keller, played by Ellie Awad.

The Cedar Springs Community Players will present the award winning play “The Miracle Worker” by William Gibson on March 25, 26 and 27 at the Kent Theatre at 7:30 p.m. each evening. “The Miracle Worker” is the true story of Helen Keller, who was born a healthy child, only to be stricken at age 19 […]

CSCP stages ‘Plaza Suite’

The Cedar Springs Community Players (CSCP) will present “Plaza Suite,” a three-act comedy by Neil Simon, at the historic Kent Theatre. Performances will take place on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 16-17 and will start at 7:30 p.m. There will be a Sunday matinee on Oct. 18 starting at 2 p.m. Tickets are available at the […]