Aug
31
Fri
Shawn McDonald @ The Murray Hill Theatre
Aug 31 all-day
Shawn McDonald @ The Murray Hill Theatre

Shawn McDonald brings his songs that are a sophisticated blend of organic instrumentation, cello, violin, and harp, mixed with hip-hop sensibilities and a passionate flowing lyric to Jacksonville. He will be expressing his insatiable hunger and thirst for God. Simply Nothing, his major label debut, reveals a personal maturity of belief that prefers a hard truth over a feel-good lie.

Sep
1
Sat
Mattie’s Mission- Family Fun Day Concert! @ Okefenokee Fairgrounds
Sep 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Mattie's Mission- Family Fun Day Concert! @ Okefenokee Fairgrounds

Mattie’s Mission would like to say thank you to all our business and individual sponsors for 5 years of continued support. As a small token of our appreciation, we would like to invite the community to our annual “Family Fun Day” celebration on Saturday, September 1st, at the Okefenokee Fairgrounds.

The Mattie’s Mission Expo will be from 10:00-2:00, and will feature information about Mattie’s Mission, inflatable slides, activities, and food. At 6:00 gates will re-open for a free concert starting at 7:00, featuring Christian recording artist “The JJ Weeks Band” and “257 Worship.”

Make your plans to “Get some fun done” with Mattie’s mission, on Saturday September 1st. http://www.mattiesmission.org for more info, and be sure to like us on facebook.

Sep
6
Thu
Phil Driscoll @ The Murray Hill Theatre
Sep 6 all-day
Phil Driscoll @ The Murray Hill Theatre

Come join us for an evening of music and inspiration with Dove and Grammy Award winning artist – Phil Driscoll.

Sep
29
Sat
Howie Mandel Live with Special Guest Preacher Lawson @ Thrasher-Horne Center
Sep 29 @ 8:00 pm

Two amazing stars, one great night of comedy! Howie Mandel– An indelible force in the entertainment business, Howie Mandel’s an actor, comedian and producer – with an impressive career of more than 30 years in the biz.

Currently a judge on NBC’s hit TV series “America’s Got Talent,” Mandel also is known for his work on “Deal or No Deal,” “St. Elsewhere,” “Bobby’s World,” “Little Monsters,” “Walk Like A Man,” and “Gremlins.”

Best known from this past season of NBC’s “America’s Got Talent”, Preacher Lawson was a Top 5 Finalist on the show’s highest-rated season to date.

Show contains adult material.

Sep
30
Sun
Lightwire Presents The Ugly Duckling @ Thrasher-Horne Center
Sep 30 @ 3:00 pm

Lightwire Theater brings a classic tale to the modern stage in an unforgettable theatrical experience. Lined with electro-luminescent wire, the beloved story of The Ugly Duckling plays out on stage through a cutting-edge blend of puppetry, technology and dance.
With dazzling visuals, poignant choreography and the creative use of music ranging from classical to pop, this production brings this story into a new and brilliant light.

Oct
1
Mon
Lightwire Theater Presents The Ugly Duckling @ Thrasher-Horne Center
Oct 1 @ 10:30 am

Lightwire Theater brings a classic tale to the modern stage in an unforgettable theatrical experience. Lined with electro-luminescent wire, the beloved story of The Ugly Duckling plays out on stage through a cutting-edge blend of puppetry, technology and dance.
With dazzling visuals, poignant choreography and the creative use of music ranging from classical to pop, this production brings this story into a new and brilliant light.

Oct
23
Tue
Dairy of A Worm, A Spider, A Fly @ Thrasher-Horne Center
Oct 23 @ 10:30 am
Dairy of A Worm, A Spider, A Fly @ Thrasher-Horne Center

The coolest ever rock-n-roll romp in a bug’s world, capturing all the droll humor and whimsy of the wildly popular books! Insects rule in the diaries of unlikely best friends: Worm, Spider and Fly. Worm eats his homework, Fly believes she has superpowers, and Spider can’t wait to grow up and molt. Promoting eco-consciousness, earth science and tolerance of others, DIARY OF A WORM, A SPIDER, & A FLY is a joyful, hip musical exploration of the world outside. You might just find that a bug’s life is not all that different from your own!

Most enjoyed by ages 5 through adult or grades K through 5th

Nov
6
Tue
Steve Trash: Ecology is Awesome @ Thrasher-Horne Center
Nov 6 @ 10:30 am
Steve Trash: Ecology is Awesome @ Thrasher-Horne Center

STEVE TRASH: ECOLOGY IS AWESOME (A Totally Rockin’ Environment Show), focuses on pollution, conservation of natural resources, and the amazing connections that exist in the natural world. It features music, tricks, explanations and Garbage Monsters (Garbage Monsters?) Yes. Garbage Monsters! Specifically tailored to the educational school audience, this show is an excellent blend of eco-entertainment and eco-education. Featuring curriculum based study guides that relate directly to the content of the show, and awesome green themed magic tricks created by the Rockin’ Eco Hero himself – Steve Trash®.

Most enjoyed by grades K through 6th

Nov
16
Fri
Diavolo @ Thrasher-Horne Center
Nov 16 @ 7:30 pm
Diavolo @ Thrasher-Horne Center

Diavolo | Architecture in Motion, fresh from its recent success as a top 10 finalists on NBC’s America’s Got Talent, Diavolo explores the relationship between the human body and its architectural environment, pushing the limits of performance by incorporating architectural structures, gymnastics and acrobatics into its work. Led by Artistic Director Jacques Heim, this audacious and innovative company, goes where no other company dares

Jan
6
Sun
Something Rotten @ Thrasher-Horne Center
Jan 6 @ 6:00 pm
Something Rotten @ Thrasher-Horne Center

SOMETHING ROTTEN! is “Broadway’s big, fat hit!” (New York Post). Set in 1595, this hilarious smash tells the story of Nick and Nigel Bottom, two brothers who are desperate to write a hit play. When a local soothsayer foretells that the future of theatre involves singing, dancing and acting at the same time, Nick and Nigel set out to write the world’s very first MUSICAL! With its heart on its ruffled sleeve and sequins in its soul, SOMETHING ROTTEN! is “The Producers + Spamalot + The Book of Mormon. Squared!” (New York Magazine).