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Storytown Radio Show

January 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

StoryTown Radio Show will begin a new season of its one-hour live production with a gala performance on Monday, January 23 at 7 p.m. at the McKinney Center, located at 103 Franklin Avenue.

Tickets for the performance are $10 and available online at Jonesborough.com/tickets or by calling the Jonesborough Visitors Center at 423.753.1010.

StoryTown Radio Show is reminiscent of old-time radio shows popular in the 1930s-1950s, with actors performing local stories and complete with live sound effects. Each show also features local musicians.

The performance will feature true stories collected throughout Jonesborough and the Tri-Cities region. Joining the cast will be musical country/folk duo Virginia-West, based out of Abingdon, Virginia.

A gala will be held following the performance, featuring various desserts from local bakeries. Audience members will have an opportunity to mingle and talk with the cast, musicians, writers and directors.

StoryTown Radio Show is sponsored by the Tennessee Arts Commission, The Wild Women of Jonesborough, and Gary and Sandee Degner. The program is part of Jonesborough’s Mary B. Martin Program for the Arts at the McKinney Center.

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About the McKinney Center at Booker T. Washington: The mission of the McKinney Center at Booker T. Washington is to provide a comprehensive program through Jonesborough’s Mary B. Martin Program for the Arts which teaches various art skills to all participants through a quality program of instruction open to all segments of Jonesborough’s population. In addition, a primary mission of the Center is to enhance minority participation in the planning and implementation in all activities in Jonesborough while specifically celebrating the contribution of the African-American community in the growth and development of the Town. The activities of the McKinney Center are designed to enhance the quality of life of all Jonesborough residents.

About the Town of Jonesborough: A unique 18th century town nestled in the Appalachian Mountains of Northeast Tennessee, Jonesborough’s natural beauty, charming architecture, and storytelling heritage have attracted visitors worldwide. Stay a day, a week or forever, and create your own stories in beautiful Historic Jonesborough. Visit www.jonesborough.com for more information.

Details

Date:
January 23
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Organizer

Jonesborough
Phone:
423-753-1010
Email:
info@jonesborough.com
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Venue

McKinney Center
103 Franklin Ave
Jonesborough, TN 37659 United States
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Phone:
(423) 753-0562

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