Tag: Greenville Municipal Auditorium

Kevin Banks announces the musical group Asleep at the Wheel to perform in Greenville. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

Auditorium Reconstruction Moving Along

Kevin Banks, manager of the Greenville Municipal Auditorium, briefed the Daybreak Rotary Club on reconstruction progress.  You will not recognize the auditorium now.  The old butt numbing seats are gone, scaffolding is in place to re-plaster the walls, and ceiling tiles are being replaced. Theater curtains and rigging are in […]

Workers remove seats in the Greenville Auditorium. Image by Jim Satterwhite

A New Day at the GMA

Workers are dismantling the seats in the Greenville Municipal Auditorium.  Scaffolds will be erected next week so the ceiling tiles can be repaired.  Scaffolding will remain in place while the walls are prepared for painting.  Shows will resume by September with the Greenville Entertainment Series when the new seating is […]

This is an example of how the new sign at the GMA might look like. Image provided by Google and Texas Sign Company.

Signs of Change

Kevin Banks, Director of the Greenville Municipal Auditorium announced “the Washington Street sign outside the building will be going digital soon”.  A grant has been made available to the Friends of Main Street that could pay for the new sign.  The unit should slip into the void that will be […]

Come on down Saturday afternoon to the GMA for a Grease Sing-a-long! Image courtesy of Rocking Rydell!

Saturday Afternoon Grease

The Greenville Municipal Auditorium will be rolling and rocking with the Saturday afternoon Grease sing a long.  The 1978 movie, Grease, will be screened at the GMA Saturday at 3:30 pm.  Get those 50s and 60s clothes out of storage and dress up for the part. [the_ad_group id=”1017″] Tickets are just […]

The Greenville Municipal Auditorium will soon turn 75-years young in a few months.  Photos by Jim Satterwhite.

The GMA Is Shining

Kevin Banks showed off the refurbished Greenville Municipal Auditorium (GMA) today.  New lighting, curtains, rigging systems, paint and plaster work is making the grand old lady of Greenville shine.  The auditorium is approaching 75-years of age.  A seat campaign is underway to modernize the facility for the auditorium patron’s enjoyment later […]