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Lisa Allmendinger on January 23rd, 2015

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 22nd, 2015

The Chelsea Area Players Youth Theater (CAP Jr.) announces open auditions for youth in grades 3-8 to play fairytale characters in “Shrek Jr. The Musical.” Auditions will take place on Feb. 2-3 at 5:30 p.m. at St. Mary Church, 14200 East Old-U.S. 12. Participants should arrive ready to act, sing and dance. If necessary, callbacks [...]

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The Chelsea Area Players have cast their upcoming winter dinner theater show and are rehearsing, “Let’s Murder Marsha” set for Feb. 20-22 in the hospital dining room. Play times are 6:30 p.m. on Feb. 20-21 and at 1 p.m. on Feb. 22. Janet Kuras is producing the three-act comedy.  The director is theater veteran Vicky [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 20th, 2015

This is a reminder that the Chelsea House Orchestra (CHO) will hold its annual Hometown Show on Saturday, Jan. 31 at 7 p.m. in the Chelsea High School Auditorium, and tickets are on sale now. CHO is known throughout the region for their unique, high-energy performances. While a majority of their music is derived from [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 19th, 2015

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Susan Pickering Rothamel for the information in this story.) Calling all budding artists age 10 and older. Come and express yourself, in a real studio environment. The creative fun begins Tuesday, Jan. 20  at US ArtQuest’s six-week After School Arts Program (ASAP) each Tuesday from Jan. 20 to Feb. [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 17th, 2015

Sonic Sundays continues on Sunday, Jan. 25 at 2 p.m. with San, Emily and Jacob at Silver Maples Retirement Community, 100 Silver Maples Dr. San, Emily and Jacob’s concerts feature a range of traditional and contemporary folk, classical music, and Broadway show tunes. Their beautifully blended harmony vocals and exciting instrumental work breathe new life [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 17th, 2015

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Jennifer Kundak for the information in this story.) A new woman’s book group is forming in Washtenaw County, which will rotate locations through the year. Sponsored by the Planned Parenthood Activist Network, this non-library program will be held at the Chelsea District Library on Saturday Feb. 28, from 11 [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 15th, 2015

Previously, I ran a story about this new ChelseaMich.com visitor’s guide, a brochure that can be found in many downtown businesses and was asked for a pdf that could be printed out as a reminder for people. Well, here it is. Hope to see you at one of the many festivals and events that take [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 14th, 2015

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Patti Schwarz for the information in this story.) The call for artists has been announced for the 7th annual downtown Sculpture Walk Chelsea. Each artist selected will receive a $600 stipend and the postmark deadline for submissions is March 27. Artists may submit up to three sculptures. Here’s a [...]

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Lisa Allmendinger on January 12th, 2015

By Lisa Carolin Next time you visit the Chelsea Chiropractic Center, enjoy the artwork on display, courtesy of students at Chelsea High School. For the last two years, students have been decorating the bulletin board in Dr. Jim Duncan‘s office. Duncan and his wife, the office manager, approached some friends of their daughter about adding [...]

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