Indiana State Fingerstyle Competition Daytime
This ticket is for the daytime competition only.... One of the most prestigious events of the year! The finest acoustic guitarists in the world come to Brown County to compete on the historic stage of the Brown County Playhouse! 40 musicians will compete for the prize guitars, and a chance to play that night at The Evening Concert! Wristbands will be issue so that you can come & go.
The evening concert featuring the winners and special guests will begin at 7:30 pm. Daytime competition cost is $16.50. Evening concert tickets sold separately, no combo tickets are available.Read more…
Indiana State Fingerstyle Competition Evening Concert
One of the most extraordinary events of the year: during the day 20+ talented competitors vie for nationally recognized title & trophy: custom-made $5K guitar! The evening concert featuring the 3 winners and special guests Christie Lenée, Helen Avakian, and Muriel Anderson! These three women have each won the International Fingerstyle Championship, and it is an honor to have them together on our stage! Concert time 7:30 pm.
Cost is $24.50 or VIP $34.50 (seating in center section). Daytime competition tickets sold separately, no combo tickets are available.Read more…
"Gershwin & Friends: A Broadway Songbook Cabaret"
This witty and clever walk through the greatest music from Tin Pan Alley to the early days of Broadway features classic songs from George & Ira Gershwin as well as their friends and colleagues including Cole Porter, Harold Arlen, Jerome Kern, Hoagy Carmichael, Rogers & Hart, Kay Swift and more.
The songs are connected by humorous, insightful and endearing stories from the lives and careers of these music masters. Jazz Era gowns and tuxedos frame this elegant and entertaining journey through the best songs of the 20th Century including “Stairway to Paradise,” “Our Love is Here to Stay,” “Night & Day,” “My Funny Valentine,” and “Blues in the Night.”
Doors open 1/2 hour before showtime, concessions available. Tickets $22.50/$21.50Read more…
Brown County Redevelopment Meeting - August
The Brown County Redevelopment Commission will holding a series of community meetings from 6 - 7:30 pm.
Purpose: Engage the community on the environmental and resource priorities for the County. Maximize the opportunity to communicate with the community on key issues and initiatives impacting them.
Format: Generate public participation. Using a “Town Hall” format, utilize county experts to review priorities and initiatives that will support our achievement of the environmental and economic goals for the county. Get their feedback and buy in; send simple, clear and consistent messages about the priorities and give them the opportunity to provide feedback and work together to generate ideas.
Partner with key groups within the county whose work intersects or supports the county priorities and well being of the community. (e.g., “Keep Brown County Beautiful”). Collaborate with them; leverage their expertise and inﬂuence to ensure plans are uniﬁed for the community.
August 14 Preserving our Environment
- Reducing Blight Programs TBD
- Brown County Regional Sewer District - Clint Studabaker
Ring of Fire
From the iconic songbook of Johnny Cash comes this unique musical about love & faith, struggle & success, rowdiness & redemption, and home & family. More than two dozen classic hits including “I Walk The Line,” “A Boy Named Sue,” “Folsom Prison Blues,” and the title tune, performed by a multi-talented cast, paint a musical portrait of The Man in Black in a foot-stompin’, crowd-pleasin’ salute to a unique musical legend! Though he is never impersonated, Johnny Cash’s remarkable life story is told through his words and music in a moving and exhilarating portrait of an American icon.
Doors open 1/2 hour before showtime, concessions available.Read more…
The Birth of Rock 'n' Roll
Comedian Greg Hahn & Dave "The King" Wilson
A favorite on the nationally syndicated Bob and Tom Radio Show, Greg has also appeared on Late Night with Conan O’Brien, Comedy Central, CBS, ABC, FOX, MTV and CMT.
Greg Hahn has parlayed his absurdly energetic, all out style of physical humor, one liners and crowd work into a performance of immediate pandemonium and continuous laughs. His unique stylings have led to numerous television, corporate and theater appearances throughout the US and Canada.
Dave "The King" Wilson is a "stand-up" kind of guy. Funny and warm, he owned and operated One-Liners Comedy Club and Wilson’s Bar in Greenwood, Indiana for years. Another Bob & Tom Radio Show favorite, he continues to bring joy and laughter to audiences throughout Indiana and beyond. Dave will open for Greg providing a continuous night of laughs. Doors open 7 pm, showtime 7:30 pm. Concessions available, tickets do not include online ticketing fees.Read more…
The American Variety Show
The American Variety Show is a Branson, MO styled show, paying tribute to shows such as the Carol Burnett Show, Andy Williams, Donny and Marie, Hee Haw and so much more. This show is fun for all ages! From music, dance and comedy to a tribute to our Veterans, this electrifying performance of high-energy variety has it all! Enjoy rock and roll, Broadway, jazz, pop and country as Silver Night Entertainment presents the best of American Variety and it's right here at the Brown County Playhouse. Don't Miss it!
Doors open at 7 pm, concessions available.Read more…