Posts Tagged ‘Downtown historic Brenham’

Second Annual Texas Arts Music Festival

October 7th, 2017 by Susan Lopez

Second Annual Texas Arts Music Festival

Second Annual Texas Arts Music Festival begins on Friday evening and runs through Sunday afternoon, October 20 to 22, 2017.  The festival will be held in historic downtown Brenham, Texas.  Second Annual Texas Arts Music Festival will include live music, mural artists painting on-site, food trucks, and craft beer tasting. Craft beer tasting is known as the Brew Step in Brenham.

Second Annual Texas Arts Music Festival features three stages and ten bands.  In addition there will be live mural painting.  While artists paint the exterior of several downtown buildings you will be able to watch.  Also there will be an Artist Village with artists crafting. There will also be beautiful art you can purchase.  The food trucks and Art Village will be located on South Park Street, in historic downtown Brenham.

At 2:00 pm on Saturday, October 22, the Brew Step will take place with 12 Texas Breweries presenting their craft beers.  Tickets for this part of the festival will be $25.00, which includes 24 samplings and a souvenirs glass.

At 3:30 pm on Saturday, October 22, the VIP tent opens up by the main stage with tables and seating and rotation of local chefs who will be creating a culinary tasting event.  Admission to the VIP tent will be $100, limited to 200 people.

Second Annual Texas Arts Music Festival band line up includes ShinyRibs, Folk Family Revival, The O’s, Jomo and the Possum Posse, Moving Panoramas, The Mighty ORQ, Beau Hinze and The Backporch Shufflers, and Shane Cooley and the Midnight Girls.  Because of our great sponsors all concerts are FREE to the public.  Guest street artist include Jeff Soto, Michael C. Rodriguez, and Daniel Anguilu.

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Chapter Two By Neil Simon

May 9th, 2015 by Susan Lopez

Chapter Two by Neil Simon

Chapter Two at Unity Theatre

Chapter Two by Neil Simon is a romantic comedy.  Unity Theater will present Chapter Two beginning May 28-June 14, 2015.  Curtain times are Thursdays 7:30 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays 8:00 p.m., and Sunday matinees at 4:00 p.m.  Ticket price is $27.00.  Chapter Two by Neil Simon was nominated for best play at the 1978 Tony Awards.  The play will be directed by Paul Gaffney.  George Schneider, is the plays main character, who is a struggling play writer.  George is a middles aged widower who is struggling to accept his wife’s untimely passing.  George’s brother, Leo, sets George up on series of wildly unsuccessful dates.  It is at this time that George meets the plays character Jennie Malone.  Jennie is a divorced soap opera actress.  Coping with their separate tragedies, George and Jennie must discover not when, but how they can start Chapter Two in their lives!  In a hilarious subplot, Leo has an encounter with Faye, Jennies’ neurotic friend!

The Unity Theatre is located in an renovated warehouse in old town Brenham.  Such great ambiance, easy parking, with restaurants close by that you can eat and walk to the theatre.  Grab a friend and make plans to come and stay with us at Brenham House Bed and Breakfast.  We will be glad to secure your tickets.  You just show up, freshen up at the bed and breakfast, and then head out for dinner at the Kay’s Cuisine, Brenham Grill, B T Long Horn Saloon, Volares or Yums!, and then head over to the Unity Theater for an evening of laughter!