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"Sister Act" at The Grand brings Broadway to Macon

"Sister Act" at The Grand brings Broadway to Macon

Anna Mae Kersey

November 15, 2014

Want to see a Broadway show for only $20? While that may be a stretch in New York City, but Mercer students can go to The Grand Opera House this afternoon or evening for Sister Act Produced by none other than the star of the feature film, Whoopie Goldberg herself, and with music written by the eight-time...

The Grand Opera House shows glimpse of King Arthur's reign

Credit: macon.com

Anna Mae Kersey

October 23, 2014

Smoke pours out over the stage, the sound of drums and the swell of music fills the room as men in glistening armor march in a carefully choreographed formation; a man, a king, cries out in anguish at the catastrophic chain of events that have befallen his kingdom. Incidents ensue that create a divide...

Building leadership: America's global role

Anna Mae Kersey

October 1, 2014

It is a big and busy world out there beyond the shores of the red, white, and blue. When you are involved with your studies in undergrad, medical school, law school or some other program, it can be easy to miss what is going on. When you do catch a bit of news, it can be upsetting—and I’m not talking...

Building Communities

Building Communities

Anna Mae Kersey

October 1, 2014

Shortly before the entry of United States into the First World War, President Woodrow Wilson addressed the nation and spoke of a peace without victory, the titular phrase of the speech. In his speech, he said, “only peace with equals may last”; the alternative is a peace through submission, and su...

The Moonhanger Group and The Big House present Lee Roy Parnell

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Anna Mae Kersey

April 4, 2014

If you’ve never heard of slide guitar, and you happen to be a fan of blue-eyed soul, delta blues, roadhouse rock, southern boogie, Texas swing and gospel, then heading over to the Cox Capitol Theatre on Saturday, April 5, to listen to the smooth guitar stylings of Lee Roy Parnell is the perfect introduction...

Mercer Artist: Vocalist, Katie Elliot

Anna Mae Kersey

March 20, 2014

If you haven’t seen Katie Elliot running around the music building, always with a smile on her face, you’ve probably heard her signature booming laugh. She’s one of those rare people who will take the time to stop and say hello, even if she’s in a hurry. If you’re not fortunate enough to have...

Mellow Mushroom of Macon supports employee and family

Anna Mae Kersey

March 20, 2014

“The Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers in Macon, Ga., are ramping up efforts to help the [Martin] family who were impacted by the tragic fire at their home this past weekend on Mimosa Drive,” said Tammy Lucich, the media contact for The Mellow Mushroom Pizza Bakers and the Martin family. On Feb. 28 a...

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