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$15 suggested donation to join Buddies of the Bard, the official party arm of the Tennessee Stage Company! RSVP: TennesseeStage@comcast.net or (865) 546-4280 2017 marks the 401st year since William Shakespeare died on his birthday, April 23, 1616. Join us for a celebration of the man and his works! Trivia + Prizes! Live Music + Entertainment!

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Shakespeare Birthday/Wake 2017

April 23, 2017, 4:00pm

Trailhead Beer Market

$15 suggested donation to join Buddies of the Bard, the official party arm of the Tennessee Stage Company! RSVP: TennesseeStage@comcast.net or (865) 546-4280 2017 marks the 401st year since William Shakespeare died on his birthday, April 23, 1616. Join us for a celebration of the man and his works! Trivia + Prizes! Live Music + Entertainment!

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$15 suggested donation to join Buddies of the Bard, the official party arm of the Tennessee Stage Company! RSVP: TennesseeStage@comcast.net or (865) 546-4280 2017 marks the 401st year since William Shakespeare died on his birthday, April 23, 1616. Join us for a celebration of the man and his works! Trivia + Prizes! Live Music + Entertainment!

3 weeks ago

Shakespeare Birthday/Wake 2017

April 23, 2017, 4:00pm

Trailhead Beer Market

$15 suggested donation to join Buddies of the Bard, the official party arm of the Tennessee Stage Company! RSVP: TennesseeStage@comcast.net or (865) 546-4280 2017 marks the 401st year since William Shakespeare died on his birthday, April 23, 1616. Join us for a celebration of the man and his works! Trivia + Prizes! Live Music + Entertainment!

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3 weeks ago

You can now watch the full version of 'That's What Friends Are For' on YouTube! Our Silver Stagers seek to shed light on difficult senior issues, telling their stories with compassion and humor. See it, share it, and let us know what you think! ... See MoreSee Less

A full-length feature starring the Silver Stage Players

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Our artistic director, Tom Parkhill, along with one of our favorite local playwrights, Staci Swedeen, will speak at the next Knoxville Writers' Guild meeting! ... See MoreSee Less

Tom Parkhill, Executive director of the Tennessee Stage Company, and Staci Sweeden, Internationally recognized playwright, screenwriter, and actor, will speak the April program of the Knoxville Writers' Guild. Tom Parkhill and Staci Sweeden will lead us in looking at some similarities and differences in writing for page and for screen during the April Monthly Meeting of Knoxville Writers' Guild. The program will take place Thursday, April 6 at 7:00 pm. The public is invited to the program, which will be held in the Fellowship Hall of Central United Methodist Church, 201 East Third Avenue, where you will find a large, free parking lot. Admission is a suggested $2. Tom Parkhill is the Executive Director of the Tennessee Stage Company as well as the Founding Artistic Director. He is a graduate of the University of Tennessee and has been a full time Theatre artist since 1976. He has worked as an actor, director, producer, designer, technician and stage manager. As an administrator he has worked not only with the Stage Company but also with the Strand Street Theatre in Galveston, Texas which he co-founded. Tom served as the Executive Director of the Arts Council of Greater Knoxville in 2000 and 2001. He has served on the board of Tennesseans For the Arts, the Southeastern Theatre Conference and currently serves on the board of the Tennessee Theatre Association. Staci Swedeen is an internationally recognized playwright, screenwriter, and actor. Her work has been performed in theaters from New York to California, in Italy and Spain. She has received a playwriting fellowship from Tennessee, and awards from the Sloan Foundation and New York State Council for the Arts. The Knoxville Writers' Guild exists to facilitate a broad and inclusive community for area writers, provide a forum for information, support and sharing among writers, help members improve and market their writing skills and promote writing and creativity. Additional information can be found at www.KnoxvilleWritersGuild.org and www.facebook.com/KnoxWritersGuild Instagram @KnoxvilleWritersGuild

4 weeks ago

Your Words on the Screen

April 6, 2017, 7:00pm

Knoxville Writers' Guild

Tom Parkhill, Executive director of the Tennessee Stage Company, and Staci Sweeden, Internationally recognized playwright, screenwriter, and actor, will speak the April program of the Knoxville Writers' Guild. Tom Parkhill and Staci Sweeden will lead us in looking at some similarities and differences in writing for page and for screen during the April Monthly Meeting of Knoxville Writers' Guild. The program will take place Thursday, April 6 at 7:00 pm. The public is invited to the program, which will be held in the Fellowship Hall of Central United Methodist Church, 201 East Third Avenue, where you will find a large, free parking lot. Admission is a suggested $2. Tom Parkhill is the Executive Director of the Tennessee Stage Company as well as the Founding Artistic Director. He is a graduate of the University of Tennessee and has been a full time Theatre artist since 1976. He has worked as an actor, director, producer, designer, technician and stage manager. As an administrator he has worked not only with the Stage Company but also with the Strand Street Theatre in Galveston, Texas which he co-founded. Tom served as the Executive Director of the Arts Council of Greater Knoxville in 2000 and 2001. He has served on the board of Tennesseans For the Arts, the Southeastern Theatre Conference and currently serves on the board of the Tennessee Theatre Association. Staci Swedeen is an internationally recognized playwright, screenwriter, and actor. Her work has been performed in theaters from New York to California, in Italy and Spain. She has received a playwriting fellowship from Tennessee, and awards from the Sloan Foundation and New York State Council for the Arts. The Knoxville Writers' Guild exists to facilitate a broad and inclusive community for area writers, provide a forum for information, support and sharing among writers, help members improve and market their writing skills and promote writing and creativity. Additional information can be found at www.KnoxvilleWritersGuild.org and www.facebook.com/KnoxWritersGuild Instagram @KnoxvilleWritersGuild

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Join us TONIGHT for a very special presentation at the O'Connor Senior Center at 7 PM as our Silver Stage Players premiere their very first movie! ... See MoreSee Less

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Last weekend of Sutton McAllister!! ... See MoreSee Less

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The last weekend of #PosthumousPlayTSC starts tomorrow! Our fabulous cast is more than ready to entertain you. Visit TennesseeStage.Com to get tickets. Get them now before they sell out...
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