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(Chelsea Update would like to thank Katie Doral for the information in this story.) The Purple Rose Theatre Company is proud to announce its 25th Anniversary Script Preview Tour, coming to a venue near you this summer. The tour is a 5-stop live concert reading from five classic and world-premiere plays to be staged in [...]

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The Chelsea District Library will kickoff its summer reading, summer learning program on Wednesday, June 10 from noon to 2 p.m. on the library lawn. This summer’s theme is “Every Hero Has a Story.” Everyone is invited to test their skills as Superhero Training with a laser maze and a climbing wall. There’s fun for [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 13th, 2015

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Katie Doral for the information in this story.) The Purple Rose Theatre Company will end its 2014/15 season with the surefire summer sensation, world-premiere Zombie thriller, 2AZ by Michael Brian Ogden. What would you miss most if everything that makes us free and civilized human beings ceased to exist? [...]

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(Chelsea Update would like to thank Sherri Plank for the information in this story.) Dave Bennett and the Dave Bennett Jazz Quartet will appear on May 17 at Chelsea First United Methodist Church, 128 Park St., at 4 p.m. The performance is part of the Concert Series initiated by Director of Music Ministries, Kyle Webber. [...]

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(Chelsea Update would like to thank photographers Rainie Jiang and Kellyn Uhl for the photos in this slideshow.) Chelsea High School grads Jack Meloche and Bonnie Bairley were both recently involved in a production of “Hair” at Michigan State University.  

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 8th, 2015

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Jim Duncan for the information in this story.) “Much Ado About Nothing,” one of Shakespeare’s most beloved comedies, explores both the hilarity and the damage that can result from hearsay and gossip, and the Chelsea High School’s production will place the show in a modern setting to help connect [...]

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  (Chelsea Update would like to thank Jim Duncan for the information in this story.) “Much Ado About Nothing,” one of Shakespeare’s most beloved comedies, explores both the hilarity and the damage that can result from hearsay and gossip, and the Chelsea High School’s production will place the show in a modern setting to help [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 4th, 2015

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Lisa Allmendinger on May 2nd, 2015

The Chelsea Area Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting Friday morning for city’s newest business, the Chelsea Underground Art Gallery. Newly elected President of the Chamber Board of Directors Ian Boone welcomed Alison Mackie to the downtown and reminded her that both chamber staff and the more than 275-member businesses can be great resources [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on April 29th, 2015

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