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DIRTY DOZEN BRASS BAND
Saturday, June 19th, 8:00 PM
Celebrating over 40 years since their founding in 1977, New Orleans-based Dirty Dozen Brass Band has taken the traditional foundation of brass band music and incorporated it into a blend of genres including Bebop Jazz, Funk and R&B/Soul. This unique sound, described by the band as a ‘musical gumbo,’ has allowed the Dirty Dozen to tour across 5 continents and more than 30 countries, record 12 studio albums and collaborate with a range of artists from Modest Mouse to Widespread Panic to Norah Jones. Forty-plus years later, the Dirty Dozen Brass Band is a world famous music machine whose name is synonymous with genre- bending romps and high-octane performances.
THE TEXAS TENORS
NEW DATE CONFIRMED: Saturday, July 10th, 8:00 PM
Since appearing on America’s Got Talent in 2009, The Texas Tenors have accumulated a long list of awards and accolades, including three Emmy Awards. From Bruno Mars to Puccini, The Texas Tenors treat audiences to a unique blend of country, classical, Broadway, and current pop music with breathtaking vocals, humor, and a touch of cowboy charm. In 2017, their studio album, Rise, debuted at #1 on the charts making them Billboard Magazine’s #10 Classical Crossover Artist in the World.
Sponsored by Clayworks at Disability Supports, FEE Insurance, and Peoples Bank & Trust
JAZZ AT LINCOLN CENTER ORCHESTRA
WITH WYNTON MARSALIS
A Fox Theatre 90th Celebration!
Friday, July 23rd at 6PM & 9PM
Saturday, July 24th at 6PM & 9PM
We couldn't think of a better way to celebrate the Fox's 90th anniversary than with the best big band in the world! The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis (JLCO) comprises 15 of the finest jazz soloists and ensemble players today. Led by Wynton Marsalis, Jazz at Lincoln Center Managing and Artistic Director, this remarkably versatile orchestra performs a vast repertoire ranging from original compositions and Jazz at Lincoln Center-commissioned works to rare historic compositions and masterworks by Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Fletcher Henderson, Thelonious Monk, Mary Lou Williams, Dizzy Gillespie, Benny Goodman, Charles Mingus, and many others. JLCO inside Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre promises to be a night you won't forget.
PLEASE NOTE: At this writing it’s impossible to know how the pandemic will be acting in July. We trust things will be closer to normal but to get started we’re selling a limited amount of reserved seats to each of the four shows. If things are looking better, we’ll expand ticket sales. If things turn the other direction we’re capping sales at 500 per show. We’ll then ask your cooperation as our ushers will seat you, socially distanced and first-come first-served, regardless of where your purchased seats are located. Masks will be strongly encouraged. If you forgot your mask at home, we will offer you one at the door. We also ask that you respect our social distancing policies including while in lines for tickets, concessions, restrooms and within the lobby. We ask that you help us with these requests for the safety of everyone in the Fox and so we can all enjoy the show safely. You are the key and we appreciate your support.
RALPH STANLEY II & THE CLINCH MOUNTAIN BOYS
NEW DATE CONFIRMED: Friday, July 30th, 7:30 PM
The spirit of the Blue Ridge mountains comes alive with Ralph Stanley II and the Clinch Mountain Boys when they make a stop at Hutchinson’s Historic Fox. Hard to believe but this outfit has roots dating to 1946 and (you recognized the lineage) Dr. Ralph Stanley’s steadfast leadership of the band and basically the bluegrass field. Ralph Stanley II honored Dr. Ralph’s retirement wishes and easily stepped in to guide the Clinch Mountain Boys heritage. Heritage? Yes - Ricky Skaggs, Melvin Goins, Larry Sparks, Keith Whitley, James Allen Shelton and more have been Clinch Mountain Boys and it’s your turn to seen them on our stage. Grammy winning guitarist Ralph Stanley II is joined by John Rigsby on fiddle, mandolin and vocals; Landon Fitzpatrick on banjo and vocals; Randall Hibbitts on the upright bass and vocals. Trust us, this band brings a lot of talent, energy and humor to the stage as they perform old-time favorites, bluegrass hits and new original material. Playing more than 200 shows a year, Ralph Stanley II & The Clinch Mountain Boys are an audience favorite at festivals, clubs, arenas, amphitheaters, country fairs and wherever the blue bus might take ‘em!
NEW DATE CONFIRMED: Saturday, August 21st, 8:00 PM
Known as one of the finest pianists of the past 60 years, Eddie Palmieri is a bandleader, arranger and composer of salsa and Latin jazz. His playing skillfully fuses the rhythm of his Puerto Rican heritage with the complexity of his jazz influences: Thelonious Monk, Herbie Hancock, McCoy Tyner as well as his older brother, Charlie Palmieri.
Sponsored by Ad Astra Radio, The Beach-Edwards Family Foundation, and The Hutchinson News
COLIN MOCHRIE & BRAD SHERWOOD
DATE CONFIRMED: SUNDAY, AUGUST 22ND, 7:30 PM
Armed with only their wits, “Whose Line is it Anyway?” stars Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood are taking to the live stage and they’re...Scared Scriptless. Prepare to laugh yourself senseless as improv comedy masterminds Colin & Brad must make up original scenes, songs and more from whatever you, the fans, suggest! You just might also get to join in on the fun on stage. It’s a hilarious comedic high wire act… just like a live version of ‘Whose Line!’ How the heck do they do it? We don’t know either! Don’t miss the best duo in improv in the Colin Mochrie & Brad Sherwood: Scared Scriptless Tour.
Sponsored by: Commerce Bank & Dr. Matthew Schlotterback at the Hutchinson Clinic
ONE NIGHT IN MEMPHIS
THE NUMBER ONE TRIBUTE TO PRESLEY, PERKINS, LEWIS, & CASH
NEW DATE CONFIRMED: Saturday, August 28th, 7:30 PM
“One Night in Memphis” features over 90 minutes of pure rockabilly, country, gospel and rock and roll in a very authentic and energetic presentation featuring nationally known talent. The show recreates that magical night of December 4th, 1956 when Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis and Johnny Cash found themselves jamming at Sam Phillip’s Sun Studios in Memphis, TN. Little did they know that their jam session was being recorded and preserved for all time, representing all the performers in their prime and the very best music of that time. “One Night in Memphis” is created and directed by John Mueller from the highly acclaimed show “Winter Dance Party” and has met with the same accolades and audience standing ovations. The San Francisco Examiner raves, “An Amazing Show!”
Sponsored by: The Beach-Edwards Family Foundation & Elliott Mortuary
LARRY CARLTON'S STEELY DAN
NEW DATE CONFIRMED: Friday, September 10th, 8:00 PM
FOUR-TIME GRAMMY WINNER • 19 NOMINATIONS!
Carlton has gained distinction for the unmistakable and often imitated “sweet” sound he delivers with his trademark Gibson ES-335. A legendary session player, he’s been featured with stars from every imaginable genre including Sammy Davis, Jr., Herb Alpert, Quincy Jones, Paul Anka, Michael Jackson, John Lennon, Jerry Garcia, and Dolly Parton. All total, his musical legacy includes film soundtracks, television themes and work on more than 100 Gold albums. Rolling Stone Magazine lists his tasty ascent on Steely Dan’s “Kid Charlemagne” as one of the three best guitar licks in rock music.
Sponsored by Kraft Electric, Midway Motors, and Peoples Bank & Trust
TOMMY CASTRO AND THE PAINKILLERS
WITH MARCIA BALL
NEW DATE CONFIRMED: Friday, October 1st, 8:00 PM
Let’s have some fun! Tommy Castro & The Painkillers’ road-hardened chops and Tommy’s sense of California soul promises a stew of funky Southern soul, major market blues and American rock. It will be a live, luscious string-bending jam that will put a smile on your face and a feast for your musical soul. Sharing the Fox’s stage – the one, the only, Long Tall Marcia Ball, sharing her Louisiana tinged voice, her famed barrelhouse piano chops and her marvelous band. The show will be a big pot of musical gumbo featuring Texas boogies, Gulf Coast groove blues, steamy New Orleans ballads and a second serving of fun the night before our taxes our due. Bon Ton Roulette!
TURTLE ISLAND QUARTET WITH CYRUS CHESTNUT
Carry Me Home
NEW DATE CONFIRMED: Friday, October 8th, 8:00 PM
The instrumentation is recognizable to any aficionado of chamber music, that of the classic piano quintet. Renowned jazz master Cyrus Chestnut and the GRAMMY winning Turtle Island Quartet continue their remarkable journey together as they traverse the myriad colors of jazz and beyond. The collaboration is infused with the global reach of gospel and sacred music - ranging from the Appalachian Mountains to the spiritually defined musical landscape of J.S. Bach. Dipping into the rhythms of world cultures, these five multi-stylistic singularly, gifted musicians come together to embrace the transcendental power of great music. A moving night of Ellington, Bill Monroe, Coltrane, and more.
An Evening With JUDY COLLINS
NEW DATE CONFIRMED: Thursday, November 18th, 8:00 PM
Judy Collins has inspired audiences with sublime vocals, boldly vulnerable songwriting, personal life triumphs, and a firm commitment to social activism. In the 1960s, she evoked both the idealism and steely determination of a generation united against social and environmental injustices. Five decades later, her luminescent presence shines brightly as new generations bask in the glow of her iconic 55-album body of work, and heed inspiration from her spiritual discipline to thrive in the music industry for half a century.
Sponsored by Hutchinson Community Foundation and Kraft Electric
NEW DATE CONFIRMED: Friday, November 19th, 8:00 PM
Over their remarkable 30-year music career with 12 studio albums and multiple chart-topping radio singles, The BoDeans have created a sound that helped define a genre and a generation with songs like “Good Things,” “You Don’t Get Much,” “Idaho,” “If It Makes You,” “Stay,” “All The World,” and “Closer To Free.”
“This band [is] living up to its reputation as one of the best live acts of our time. Outstanding songs and harmonies. Musically tight, diverse, and adventurous.” - Blurt Online
Sponsored by Ad Astra Radio and The Beach-Edwards Family Foundation
MARK O'CONNOR BAND
Replaced in our 2020 - 2021 Live Season Subscription with Rhonda Vincent and the Rage - March 5th, 2022, 8:00 PM.
We regret that due to the dissolution of the Mark O'Connor Band, this show has been cancelled. This show was part of our 2020 - 2021 Live Season and has been replaced by Rhonda Vincent and the Rage on March 5th, 2022 at 8:00 PM. If you have purchased tickets to the Mark O'Connor Band, we request that you hold on to them as they will be honored for the Rhonda Vincent show. If you would like a refund, please concact the Fox Box Office at 877-FOX-SHOW Monday - Friday, 9AM - 5PM or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
THE HOT SARDINES
POSTPONED: PENDING NEW DATE
***In order to achieve appropriate social distancing, Fox ushers will seat you as you arrive. We ask your understanding as it is unlikely you will be seated in the reserved seat of your purchase.
Formed over a mutual love of Fats Waller, Dinah Washington, Louis Armstrong and Billie Holiday, New York City’s The Hot Sardines bring a contemporary flair to classic jazz. This vivacious ensemble offers a singular mix of standards and modern-day hits, all brought to life with brassy horn arrangements, rollicking piano melodies and the lilting vocals of chanteuse Elizabeth Bougerol. Don't miss this raucous Christmas celebration featuring timeless classics and original tunes performed by an eight-piece band.
Sponsored by First National Bank of Hutchinson and Luminous Neon Art & Sign Systems
THE HUTCHINSON SYMPHONY
NEW YEAR'S EVE CONCERT
NEW DATE CONFIRMED: Friday, December 31st, 7:00 PM
Join the Hutchinson Symphony Orchestra in a Salute and Farewell to 2020 as we ring in 2021 together! There are few concerts in the world that are awaited with as much excitement as the Vienna New Year’s Concert and in that same style, the HSO will entertain and bring celebration at the invitation of Hutchinson’s Historic Fox Theatre. Anticipate Great Waltzes such as Blue Danube and the Emperor’s Waltz, Peppy Polkas such as Thunder and Lightning Polka and Radetzky March along with American Classics to thrill and entertain as we all look forward to a bright 2021 in our community. We are the music!
Sponsored by Commerce Bank and Hutchinson Regional Healthcare System
RHONDA VINCENT AND THE RAGE
Saturday, March 5th, 2022, 8:00 PM
World Class Musicians and an award-winning voice seamlessly set the stage for a breathtaking, one-of-a-kind must-see performance that reaches beyond the boundaries of bluegrass music. Crowned "the new queen of bluegrass" by the Wall Street Journal, Rhonda Vincent is one of the genre's best-selling and most visible artists. Rhonda Vincent and the Rage are the most decorated band in bluegrass with over 100 awards to their credit, including Song of the Year, Entertainer of the Year, and an unrivaled seven consecutive Female Vocalist of the Year awards from the International Bluegrass Music Association.
**Rhonda Vincent and the Rage replaces the cancelled Mark O'Connor Band in our 2020 - 2021 Live Season Lineup. If you have purchased tickets to the Mark O'Connor Band (including tickets purchased as a season subscription), we request that you hold on to them as they will be honored for the Rhonda Vincent show. If you would like a refund for the Mark O'Connor show, please contact the Fox Box Office at 877-FOX-SHOW Monday - Friday, 9AM - 5PM or email email@example.com.
NEW DATE CONFIRMED: Saturday, April 9th, 2022
Montreal’s cutting-edge classical string band collectif9 has been gathering steam since its 2011 debut, attracting diverse audiences in varied spaces. Known for energized, innovative arrangements of classical repertoire, collectif9 employs lights, staging, and amplification more commonly seen at rock acts, and heralds a new age in genre-bending classical performance. collectif9 has toured extensively across North America, Europe, and Asia; from outdoor concerts at Canadian summer festivals, to winter tours in the north, to Christmas-time in China, the ensemble combines the power of an orchestra with the crispness of a chamber ensemble.
Sponsored by Kraft Electric and Prairie Star Health Center
ATTENTION VALUED FOX PATRONS:
At the Fox Theatre our top priority is the health and safety of our artists, volunteers, staff, and patrons. If you have purchased tickets for an event that is postponed, please hold on to them as they will be valid for the rescheduled date.
If you opt not to keep your tickets for a new date you may contact the box office for a full refund by calling 620-663-1981 or e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your full name as it appears on your ticket order and, if possible, your order number. If a postponed event cannot be rescheduled and we are forced to cancel, we will send information regarding that cancellation to our ticket holders immediately and begin issuing refunds automatically.
*Recent credit card orders will be refunded back to the card. Other credit card orders and all orders paid via cash or check will be refunded via company check from the Fox Theatre and mailed to the billing address on file. Please allow 10 – 14 business days for processing of refund checks following the refund request.
News and media from the Historic Fox Theatre in Hutchinson, Kansas
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Fox Featured in Western Art & Architecture Magazine
Western Art & Architecture is a well-respected publication for art collectors and architecture aficionados across the United States. All of WA&A‘s features, columns, and photography focus on America’s love affair with the Western visual arts — from the classic Western masters to contemporary trendsetters — in lively, creative communities from Texas to the West Coast. Hutchinson's Historic Fox Theatre has been prominently featured in WA&A's June/July 2018 issue, available both in print and online, in a piece focusing on historic theaters of the American West. Other theaters featured in the piece alongside the Fox include the Majestic Theatre in San Antonio, Texas, the Central City Opera in Central City, Colorado, the Panida Theatre in Sand Point, Idaho, Peery's Egyptian Theatre in Ogden, Utah, and the Paramount Theatre in Oakland, California.
Click Here To See The Feature Online at Western Art & Architecture
Architectural Digest Features Hutchinson Fox Among Prestigious Theatres
Architectural Digest, a prominent print and online publication considered to be “the international design authority” by its readership, featured our own Hutchinson Fox Theatre among fourteen other historic movie palaces across the country in a recent online feature titled “Showstoppers: 14 Historic American Theaters”.
Other venues pictured alongside the Fox include Thalian Hall in Wilmington, North Carolina, Providence Performing Arts Center in Providence, Rhode Island, the Pantages Theatre in Minneapolis, Minnesota, the Majestic Theatre in San Antonio, Texas, Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre in Rochester, New York and the Balboa Theatre in San Diego, California.
Click Here To See The Feature Online at Architectural Digest
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