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Lisa Allmendinger on October 14th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Lori Coryell for the information in this story.) The Chelsea Rotary Club extends heartfelt thanks to the following for their support of its 3rd annual Purple Rose Theatre fundraising event for local scholarships on Oct. 5. Silent Auction Sponsors The Hardcastle Family La Jolla Jewelry Silver Maples Robert A. […]

Continue reading about Chelsea Rotary-Purple Rose fundraiser a smashing success

By Crystal Hayduk Maybe the Purple Rose Theatre Company (PRTC) should install seat belts so theatre-goers can buckle up for a wild ride when the stage goes black and the actors take their places for the dark comedy, “God of Carnage.” With a 70-minute run time and no intermission to suspend the performers’ energy and […]

Continue reading about Purple Rose Theatre’s play ‘God of Carnage’ hilarious look at attempted civility

Lisa Allmendinger on October 11th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Bridget Favre for the information in this story.) The Chelsea Area Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Chelsea Lions, Rotary and Kiwanis Clubs, Chelsea District Library, and ChelseaMich are requesting proposals via a “Call to Artists” for the design and installation of an iconic community sign. The sign will […]

Continue reading about Oct. 16: Deadline for submission for the Chelsea Gateway Sculpture project

Lisa Allmendinger on October 8th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Sandra Vadlamudi for the information in this story.) Jump Start Band will present a free concert of old favorites on Sunday, Oct. 22 at 2 p.m. at the The Depot, 125 Jackson St. Music includes old rock ‘n roll, ballads, gospel, as well as some contemporary artists’ material.  Jump […]

Continue reading about Oct. 22: Jump Start Band in free concert at The Depot

Lisa Allmendinger on October 4th, 2017

To register for this program or to learn more about upcoming programs at the Chelsea District Library, please click here.

Continue reading about Oct. 14: Purple Rose concert reading at the Chelsea Library

Lisa Allmendinger on September 29th, 2017

On Saturday, Sept. 23, six members of the Chelsea High School Orchestra (all of which are members of the Chelsea House Orchestra) attended the 2017 Bowling Green State University Honors String Festival. These members were able to take part in a day long schedule of workshops, master classes, eurhythmics class, and a campus tour. To […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on September 28th, 2017

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Continue reading about Sept. 30: KinderConcert at the Chelsea District Library

Lisa Allmendinger on September 27th, 2017

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Katie Hubbard for the information in theis story.) The Purple Rose Theatre Company recently completed the final phase of its two-season, $250,000 roof renovation project, made possible in part by a follow-up grant of over $38,000 from Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs (MCACA) and matching support. The […]

Continue reading about Purple Rose Theatre Company raises the roof thanks to MCACA grant, local supporters

Lisa Allmendinger on September 26th, 2017

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Continue reading about Sept. 30: teen songwriting workshop at the library

Lisa Allmendinger on September 26th, 2017

To sign up for this program please call 475-8732, Ext. 219.  

Continue reading about Sept. 30: songwriting mentor sessions at the library