CMEC Highlights

Alberta Bair Theater Trips for 2016-2017

We are excited to announce this year’s upcoming Alberta Bair Theater tours. These exceptional events are offered through the Central Montana Education Center and have proven to be great entertainment options for our community. Reserve your spot today for any of the shows by calling us at 535-9022.

I just want to take a moment to give those of you who have yet to attend one of these tours a quick rundown. We begin the trip by meeting at the Fergus High School parking lot where participants will board a large Fergus High School cruiser bus. The tour departs from the school and travels directly to Billings; restrooms are available on the bus. In Billings participants are taken to a nice restaurant for dinner, which is not included in the trip price. After dinner, the bus will deliver the group to the theater, arriving in plenty of time for you to comfortably find your main floor seats. Following the show you board the bus that takes you directly back to the Fergus High School. These shows are a great way to spend an enjoyable evening with a group of friends or are perfect for the individual who loves a great theater experience. For specific questions regarding a particular show please don’t hesitate to give us a call at the Central Montana Education Center at 535-9022.

 

Fall shows

Scotty McCreery: Wednesday, Oct. 12 – 7:30 p.m.

His deep voice and irresistible sound create the perfect blend of contemporary and traditional country. After winning Season 10 of “American Idol” at age 17, Scotty McCreery released his debut album, which was the best-selling solo album by a country artist in 2011. By age 21, the talented singer/songwriter has sold nearly 2.5 million albums and received both platinum and gold album certifications, debuted three consecutive albums at No. 1 on a Billboard chart, achieved three platinum-certified singles and two Top 10 hits, toured with Brad Paisley and The Band Perry, headlined his own tours, earned industry and fan accolades, and he’s just getting started.

“Fame the Musical”: Friday, Oct. 28 – 7:30 p.m.

Based on the Academy Award winning film and Emmy Award winning TV series “Fame”, “Fame the Musical” tours the United States again in an all-new production. Set at the famous School for the Performing Arts in New York City, this high-octane show will have audiences dancing in their seats as relationships unfold for the lucky youngsters given a chance to develop their talents. Each personality hopes to make his or her own big splash in the performing arts world of music, dance, and theatre.

Jay Leno: Friday, November 18 – 6 p.m.

Acclaimed TV late night show host, admired stand-up comedian, best-selling children’s book author, much-in-demand corporate speaker, lovable TV and movie voice-over artist, pioneering car builder and mechanic and philanthropist... it’s no wonder that Jay Leno is widely characterized as “the hardest working man in show business.”

 

Winter shows

“Saturday Night Fever”: Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017 – 7:30 p.m.

The iconic story of Tony – the kid from Brooklyn, USA – who wants to dance his way to a better life. It’s back in an all-new production that shares Tony’s love for dancing in spectacular new ways. Fueled by the vintage Bee Gee hits, the contemporary retelling of the classic story captures the energy, passion and life-changing moments that have thrilled movie audiences since 1977. Now, a new generation of dancers meets a new generation of playgoers to explore the soaring sounds and pulsating rhythms of this coming-of-age Disco fantasy.

Amy Grant: Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017 – 7:30 p.m.

Amy Grant has built a long, successful career on music that matters. Ever since she burst on the scene bringing the contemporary Christian music to the forefront of American culture, the Nashville native gained a reputation for creating potent songs that examined life’s complexities with an open heart and keen eye. She became the first artist in Christian music to have a platinum record and went on to become a crossover sensation; her musical gifts transcending genre boundaries.

 “Menopause the Musical”: Tuesday, March 14, 2017 – 7:30 p.m.

Four women at a lingerie sale have nothing in common but a black lace bra and memory loss, hot flashes, night sweats, not enough sex, too much sex and more. This hilarious musical parody set to classic tunes from the ‘60s, ‘70s and ‘80s will have you cheering and dancing in the aisles. See what millions of women worldwide have been laughing about for 14 years.

 

Spring show 

Artrageous: Thursday, May 18, 2017 – 7:30 p.m.

Imagine an artist creating a masterpiece before your eyes in mere moments. With a paint palette that also mixes captivating vocals, intricate choreography and exciting audience interaction, Artrageous takes you on a unique visual journey packed with wild inspiration, creativity, and fun. The Artrageous troupe of artists, musicians, singers, and dancers pay tribute to a variety of art forms, pop icons and musical genres culminating in a gallery of fabulous finished paintings. The result? A one of a kind crossover experience.

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