Welcome to our 16th Season!
Sweet sixteen and shouldn’t be missed! That’s our proclamation for Angelina Arts Alliance’s 16th performing arts season. Our first two shows bring something that has never before appeared on the Temple Theater stage; A Grand Illusionist and a 33 piece symphony orchestra with a special appearance by a local, classically trained soprano. The first half of the season continues with a Family FunDay that breathes life into aluminum for a unique and exciting experience, some inspiration and insight from an American singer/songwriting icon, and a special Christmas performance by a very colorful country music superstar.
2017 begins with a second Family FunDay, featuring eye-popping, life-like dinosaurs; a great American comedy celebrating its 50th anniversary; a Broadway show that’s sure to get your toes tapping; and the season ends with a musical tribute to the most inspirational music written for the Broadway stage.
We hope to reach more than 6,000 students this coming year, inspiring creativity and learning through our Schooltime and Outreach Series. These events take place at both The Temple Theater, and various school campuses. This is all possible through partnerships with educational facilities, local businesses, generous foundation grants, and individuals like you.
What a privilege it is to share with you the world of performing arts. Whether we laugh, cry, or leap to our feet for a standing ovation, we are creating a one-of-a-kind experience together at each and every performance. You can go to the movies, watch television, or listen to the radio---but there’s nothing like seeing it LIVE FROM LUFKIN!
ROAR in 2017!!!
What if Dinosaurs came back and walked the earth? Erth’s Dinosaur Zoo LIVE! FAMILY FUNDAY is coming to the Temple Theater on the Angelina College campus for two performances, 2 pm and 5 pm, on Sunday, January 15. Experience a dinosaur experience like no other, with a chance to get up close and personal with replicas of these extinct creatures. This show delivers fun, excitement and a great learning opportunity! These two - 1 hour-long performances are a MUST for all DINOSAUR LOVERS, and will deliver an unforgettable family experience. General admission tickets are priced at $5 for kids and $10 for adults.
The Family Funday Series shows are always on Sunday. Designed as a family activity, they are full of fun, action-packed, family friendly and easy on the wallet. The 2016-2017 Family Funday Series is sponsored by a generous grant from the Ernest L. Kurth, Jr. Charitable Foundation with additional funds provided by The Estes Family Educational and Charitable Foundation, Woodland Heights Medical Center, The Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy, Mary K. and Clifford Grum, Lufkin ER and 90.9 KSWP.
Plan a little extra time to enjoy the creative activities in the theater lobby designed to bring families together. The fun begins at 12:30 pm. There you can DIG for your own fossils at the DINO DIG site sponsored by the Naranjo Museum of Natural History, have little faces painted, and enjoy refreshments, and more – ALL FREE!
For more information call (936) 633-5454.
We hope you and yours have an amazing 2017!Continue reading...