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Guardians of the Galaxy
November 25, 2014  to  December 04, 2014
Rated PG-13 (for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action, and for some language), 2 hr. 1 minutes - Action & Adventure , Science Fiction & Fantasy.

An action-packed, epic space adventure, Marvel's "Guardians of the Galaxy" expands the Marvel Cinematic Universe into the cosmos, where brash adventurer Peter Quill finds himself the object of an unrelenting bounty hunt after stealing a mysterious orb coveted by Ronan, a powerful villain with ambitions that threaten the entire universe. To evade the ever-persistent Ronan, Quill is forced into an uneasy truce with a quartet of disparate misfits-Rocket, a gun-toting raccoon, Groot, a tree-like humanoid, the deadly and enigmatic Gamora and the revenge-driven Drax the Destroyer. But when Quill discovers the true power of the orb and the menace it poses to the cosmos, he must do his best to rally his ragtag rivals for a last, desperate stand-with the galaxy's fate in the balance.

Tuesday, November 25th.....................5:00pm & 7:30pm(D&M)
Wednesday, November 26th...............NO SHOWS
Thursday, November 27th....................7:30pm
Friday, November 28th..........................2:30pm, 5:00pm & 7:30pm
Saturday, November 29th.....................2:30pm, 5:00pm & 7:30pm
Sunday, November 30th.......................2:30pm, 5:00pm & 7:30pm
Monday, December 1st.........................5:00pm & 7:30pm
Tuesday, December 2nd.......................NO SHOWS
Wednesday, December 3rd...................5:00pm & 7:30pm
Thursday, December 4th........................8:00pm
G.J. Centennial Band Holiday Concert
December 07, 2014 @ 3:00pm

The Grand Junction Centennial Band is an all-volunteer organization comprised of over sixty Western Colorado-area men and women dedicated to making a unique musical and cultural contribution to our community presenting concerts in the Great American Band tradition. The band was formed over 35 years ago. We perform several free concerts during the summer in local parks as well as at many area festivals. During our formal concert season we typically perform two concerts with the first concert being our holiday concert. A second concert is performed in the spring. We are extremely happy to have the privilege of performing our formal concerts at the Historic Avalon Theater in Downtown Grand Junction. The band is under the direction of Gary Ambrosier with Debbie Wilson as associate director.
Moscow Ballet Great Russian Nutcracker
December 11, 2014 @ 7:00pm
In 1993, Moscow Ballet toured the Great Russian Nutcracker to Washington DC, Baltimore, Syracuse, Orlando, Ft Lauderdale, New Haven, Reading and Charleston WV for the first time to critical acclaim. Directed and choreographed by Stanislav Vlasov, former soloist with the Bolshoi Ballet, and well known as a “Grand Dance Artist,” the inaugural six-week tour starred principal ballerina Lillia Sabitova. It also featured the innovative rolling backgrounds first created by a St Petersburg Conservatory of Music producer, and which were the inspiration for Eisenstein’s cinematic technique. Since then the annual tour has increased to include about 100 performances on the tour to cities from San Juan to Calgary, and from New York to California, traveling with two simultaneously touring companies of forty dancers each. For more information on the Moscow Ballet visit www.nutcracker.com

Platinum: 1st Floor: Sections 1-3 Row A: $175
VIP: 1st Floor: Sections 1-3 Rows B, C & 1: $102
Orchestra: 1st Floor: Sections 1 Rows 2-14; Section 2 Rows 2-17; Section 3 Rows 4-14: $68 per seat; $52.50 for groups of 10 or more
Orchestra/Lower Mezzanine: 1st Floor: Section 1 Rows 15-21, Section 3 Rows 15-21, Lower Mezz: Sections 1-3 Rows 1-4: $48 per seat; $36 for groups of 10 or more
Lower Mezzanine/Upper Mezzanine: Lower Mezz: Sections 1-3 Rows 5-7; Upper Mezz: Rows 1-3: $37.50 per seat; $30 for groups of 10 or more
Upper Mezzanine: Upper Mezz: Rows 4-5: $28 per seat; $22.50 for groups of 10 or more
So You Think You Can Dance *SOLD OUT*
December 18, 2014 7:30pm

The tour kicks off on Wednesday, Oct. 1, at the Saenger Theatre in New Orleans and crosses the United States and Canada with more than 70 stops. The first leg of the tour will finish up on Friday, Dec. 19, at the Maverick Center in West Valley City, UT. The dancers will return for the second leg of the tour, starting at the Rabobank Theatre in Bakersfield, CA, on Thursday, Jan. 22. Fall's hottest ticket will feature this season's most popular routines, as well as original pieces created specifically for the nationwide tour. 19 Entertainment and dick clark productions will present audiences around the country with the opportunity to experience the action brought into their living rooms each week on the beloved summer series, with a variety of sizzling, one-of-a-kind dance routines they have come to expect from their favorite dancers.

Tickets on sale at City Market, Triple Play and Back Porch Music. Charge by phone 243-TIXS or buy online at www.ticketswest.com
JL Events Presents Ralphie May
January 15, 2015 7:00pm
$28.50 - $50.50

May was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee, but raised in Clarksville, Arkansas. When he was seventeen he won a contest to open for comedian Sam Kinison, whom he considered his idol.[2] Kinison suggested that May move to Houston, Texas to further develop his comedy routine. May graduated from the High School for the Performing and Visual Arts in Houston. He then moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in entertainment. Career.
In 2003, May was chosen to participate in the first season of Last Comic Standing. He finished in second place in the competition, with Dat Phan winning first place. After that, he appeared in comedy shows like The Wayne Brady Show and The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. In 2005 he was the only white comedian to perform on The Big Black Comedy Show, which also featured Mo'Nique, Rodman, and Vince Morris.[citation needed] In 2005, May released his comedy album, Just Correct. Since then, he has recorded four Comedy Central specials: Girth of a Nation (2006), Prime Cut (2007),[3] Austin-tatious (2008), and Too Big To Ignore (2012). He appeared in the movie For Da Love of Money. He also performed at the "Gathering of the Juggalos 2012."
Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn
January 17, 2015 Doors open at 7pm Show starts at 8pm

Reserved Seating: $20 $30 $35
$20 - All the upper mezzanine
$30 - All the lower mezzanine plus rows 19-21 on the Orchestra
$35 - Everything else on the floor including Rows A and B
Tickets on sale at City Market, Triple Play and Back Porch Music. Charge by phone 243-TIXS or buy tickets online at TicketsWest.com
Now that Fleck, a fifteen-time GRAMMY winner, has devoted time away from his standard-setting jazz fusion ensemble The Flecktones to a staggeringly broad array of musical experiments, from writing a concerto for the Nashville Symphony to exploring the banjo's African roots to jazz duos with Chick Corea, while Washburn has drawn critical acclaim for her solo albums, done fascinating work in folk musical diplomacy in China, presented an original theatrical production, contributed to singular side groups Uncle Earl and Wu Force and become quite a live draw in her own right, the two of them decided they were ready to craft their debut album as a duo.
Cirque Ziva - Golden Dragon Acrobats
February 05, 2015 7:30pm

Reserved Seating: $20 $25 $30
$20 - All the upper mezzanine
$25 - All the lower mezzanine plus rows 19-21 on the Orchestra
$30 - Everything else on the floor including Rows A and B
Charge by phone 243-TIXS or buy tickets online at TicketsWest.com.
Danny Chang and his Golden Dragon Acrobats continue their relentless, 30+ year US touring schedule of centuries-old Chinese art form. Since 1985, they remain the only Chinese acrobatic company touring year-round in the United States, and present over 200 performances annually. In 2005, their Broadway debut and seven-week run at the New Victory Theater earned two prestigious New York Drama Desk Awards nominations (Angela Chang for Best Choreography and Danny Chang for Most Unique Theatrical Experience).
Townsquare Media Presents Rodney Carrington
February 27, 2015 First Show : Doors open @ 6:00pm / Show @ 7:00pm; Second Show: Doors open at 9:00pm Show starts at 9:30pm
$37.50 - $177.00

Texas native, Rodney Carrington has been making audiences laugh for almost twenty years with his unique brand of stand-up comedy. The country singer-songwriter has recorded eight major label comedy albums which have sold more than two million copies … two of which have been certified Gold. His albums include such hit comedy-inspired songs as "Dancin' With a Man", "Show Them to Me" and "Don't Look Now". His Christmas album, Make It Christmas features the song, "Camouflage and Christmas Lights". Carrington is also an actor having starred in his own sitcom, Rodney which ran for two seasons on ABC. As well, he co-wrote and co-starred in the feature film, Beer for My Horses with Toby Keith. In 2008, Carrington co-starred in Trace Adkins' hit music video, "I Got My Game On" and later won a CMT Music Video Award for "Supporting Character of the Year" for his role. He went on to receive extensive airplay on CMT for his 2009 comedy sketch music video, "If I'm the Only One" … the song also debuted at #2 on Billboard's Comedy Music charts. In addition, he released a book entitled Rodney Carrington: Coming Clean. Carrington is currently gearing up for his North American "Laughter's Good" tour where he'll perform a mix of his comedic songs and his hilarious stand-up.