Tag: Texan Theater

New stainless steel drinking straws are bendable and offer an alternative to the wasteful one use and discard approach. Image by Jim Satterwhite.

A Straw For All Seasons

Last year the buzz word in education was STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). Today people are concerned about plastic drinking straws. There are alternatives with biodegradable paper straws, stainless steel drinking straws, glass straws, and silicon straws that are reusable. They are cleaned in boiling water for the next […]

Hunt County is encouraged to gather at the Texan Sunday for an afternoon of Singing. Image courtesy of the Lutheran Church.

Spirit Singing at the Texan

Churches across Hunt County will gather at the Texan Theater Sunday to Celebrate the Day of Pentecost.  This will be an ecumenical event featuring local musicians.  Local clergy will provide the invocation and benediction.  Readings from the Pentecost account in the second chapter of Acts of the Apostles will be […]

Becky Hobbs wrote the musical Nanyehi, about Nancy Ward, a Cherokee Medicine Woman and Peacemaker. Photo courtesy of Nanyehi Productions.

Nanyehi Premiers in Greenville

Director Bill Salmon is seeking ACTORS – SINGERS – DANCERS OF ALL AGES 6 TO 106 for the musical Nanyehi. Auditions are scheduled for Sunday, January 10th from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.; Monday, January 11th from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. and Tuesday, January 12th, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. You […]

Dale will appear in Greenville at a limited engagement Friday night.  Photo courtesy of Dale Watson Enterprises and Google Images.

Outlaw Dale Watson Appearing in Greenville

Americana artist, Dale Watson, will appear at a limited engagement at Greenville’s Texan Theater Friday night.  Dale calls Austin, Texas home and is a rising star on the Texas Music Circuit. Dale was born October 7, 1962 in Birmingham, Alabama.  He is a singer, guitarist, songwriter and self published author.  […]

Deya Williams performed at the Texan Theater Wednesday evening during the Hump Day Happy Hour in the Lobby.  Photo HCN/Jim Satterwhite

Stealing the Show

Deya Williams of Lone Oak stole the show at the Texan Theater Wednesday evening.  Deya is just seven years old but she has earned the title of Miss Mini-Texas at the Bois d’Arc Bash last September in Commerce.  She is an accomplished pianist and stage performer.  She has performed at […]