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Events
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Victoria Ballet Theatre 2014/2015 Season
Ate9 dANCE cOMPANY Jan. 30, 7:30 p.m.
The L.A. dance company presents "Mouth to Mouth," featuring former VBT dancer and Victoria native, Sarah Lyman.
Purchase tickets at the Welder Center Box Office and online.


Crossroads Community Band

Tuesday, Feb. 3, 7:30 p.m.
CCB is centered in Victoria, Texas and has members from all walks of life.
Free and open to the public.
 

Johnny Rodriguez and band
Thursday, Feb. 5, 7:30 p.m. 
Johnny Rodriguez has recorded six No. 1 country hits and is one of country music's most successful male artists. Concert 1 of 3 of the 2015 Charity Concert Series benefitting Bluebonnet Youth Ranch, Leo J. Welder Center for the Performing Arts, and Victoria Lions Club.
Season packages are now on sale at the Welder Center Box Office and online. Purchase individual tickets at the Welder Center Box Office and online.


Theatre Victoria
 2014/2015 Season
The Full Monty Feb. 20-22 & Feb. 26-28
Unemployed steelworkers in Buffalo, NY, come up with a bold way to make some quick cash.
Purchase tickets at the Welder Center Box Office and online.

Victoria College Lyceum Lecture Series
Tuesday, Feb. 24, 7:00 p.m. Jim Keady
Keady is a social activist who shines a light on the lives of Nike factory workers.
Free and open to the public.


Victoria Ballet Theatre 2014/2015 Season
Cinderella Mar. 7, 7:30 p.m.; Mar. 8, 2:00 p.m.
This expansive and lighthearted three-act ballet tells the triumphant story of a young girl who encounters magic and love at a dazzling ball.
Purchase tickets at the Welder Center Box Office and online.


Cinema Society: THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL (2014)
Wednesday, Mar. 18, 5:30 p.m.  R, 100 min.
Nominated for 9 Academy Awards! Film 1 of 3 in the Cinema Society's Spring 2015 offerings. Panel discussion with Nora Alexander, a devotee of Wes Anderson films, and local book club members who will discuss the book "The Society of the Crossed Keys," Stefan Zweig's works compiled by Wes Anderson. Purchase packages  and tickets at the Welder Center Box Office and online.


Victoria Texas Independent Film Festival
Mar. 19 - 22, 2015
Film Exchange presents the fourth annual VTXIFF in downtown Victoria, TX. The four-day event is designed to inspire and champion independent artists, while introducing the community to the passionate work being done in independent cinema.
Ticket on sale February 1 beginning at 12 noon. Available online and at the Welder Center Box Office.

Crossroads Community Band
Tuesday, Mar. 24
CCB is centered in Victoria, Texas and has members from all walks of life.
Free and open to the public.


Cinema Society: BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY'S (1961)
Wednesday, Mar. 25, 5:30 p.m.  NR, 115 min.
Film 2 of 3 in the Cinema Society's Spring 2015 offerings. Audrey Hepburn portrays a naive, eccentric cafe society girl. Discussion led by Carolina Astrain, film major and Victoria Advocate reporter. Purchase packages  and tickets at the Welder Center Box Office and online.


Cinema Society: THE OVERNIGHTERS (2014)
Tuesday, Mar. 31, 5:30 p.m.  PG13, 102 min.
Documentary. Film 3 of 3 in the Cinema Society's Spring 2015 offerings. Desperate men chase their dreams in the North Dakota oil fields and are aided by a local Pastor. Discussion led by Mary Lee, Sociology Adjunct Faculty, Victoria College. Purchase packages  and tickets at the Welder Center Box Office and online.


Victoria College Jazz Concert
Wednesday, Apr. 1
Presented by the Victoria College Fine Arts Department.
Free and open to the public.


Cinema: GONE WITH THE WIND (1939) sponsored by Victoria in Motion
Saturday, Apr. 4., 4:00 p.m. G, 238 minutes, with intermission
Set in the 19th-century American South, the film tells the story of Scarlett O'Hara, the strong-willed daughter of a Georgia plantation owner, from her romantic pursuit of Ashley Wilkes, who is married to her cousin, Melanie Hamilton, to her marriage to Rhett Butler. Set against the backdrop of the American Civil War and Reconstruction era. Distributed by Warner Bros. Classics. 25¢ donation at door to Victoria Main Street Program; open to the public. Purchase bbq dinner tickets at the Welder Center Box Office and online.

 

St. Joseph High School Theatre Arts
Thursday, Apr. 9 - Sunday,April 11, 2015 


Victoria College Lyceum Lecture Series
Tuesday, Apr. 14, 7:00 p.m. Mack Dryden 
Dryden is a cancer survivor, creative writer, comedian, and motivator.
Free and open to the public.


Theatre Victoria 2014/2015 Season
The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940 Apr. 24-26 & Apr. 30-May 2
Sliding panels, secret passageways and a German maid figure diabolically in the comic mayhem of this farce, all the while poking fun at the theatre and film worlds with biting, satiric and refreshingly irreverent wit.
Purchase tickets at the Welder Center Box Office and online.


2015 Charity Concert Series benefitting Bluebonnet Youth Ranch, Leo J. Welder Center for the Performing Arts, and Victoria Lions Club
Thursday, Feb. 5, 7:30 p.m. Johnny Rodriguez and band
Thursday, May 7, 7:30 p.m. Gene Watson and band
Thursday, Aug. 13, 7;30 p.m. Gary P. Nunn and band
Season packages are now on sale at the Welder Center Box Office and online.  

 


Contacts

Box Office 361-570-TKTS (8587)
Online Box Office 

Rental and Scheduling Information:
Leo J. Welder Center for the Performing Arts  361-485-8540
Ben Hernandez, Office Coordinator 361-573-3291 x3382
Sue Prudhomme, Director of Cultural Affairs 361-582-2436

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