Midland Theatre | 36 North Park Place, Newark, OH | 740-345-5483 | www.midlandtheatre.org

Dark Star Orchestra

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Celbrate Jerry Garcia's Birthday
w/ DARK STAR ORCHESTRA!
Sunday - 8/1/2010
7:00 PM | All Ages | $30
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Using entire shows from the Grateful Dead's 30 years of extensive touring as a launching pad, Dark Star Orchestra recreates the original song for song performance set list for an entirely new generation of Deadheads. Dark Star Orchestra performs Grateful Dead classics in the same way that an orchestra interprets music of classical composers. The composer spirit is derived more ...

Chris Smither

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2 NIGHTS w/ CHRIS SMITHER
Thursday - 9/9/2010
8:00 PM | All Ages | $27.50
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Friday - 9/10/2010
8:00 PM | All Ages | $27.50
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Some artists continually reinvent themselves; others identify their muse early on and spend their careers single-mindedly pursuing it, remaining recognizably themselves through a career-long process of refinement, growth and discovery. Chris Smither belongs to the latter group. Leave the Light On, Smither's masterful twelfth album - the first he's released on his own Mighty more ...

Toad the Wet Sprocket

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TOAD THE WET SPROCKET
Friday - 9/17/2010
8:00 PM | All Ages | $28.50 - $37.50
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The Story... Named in honor of a sketch by the Monty Python comedy troupe, this 4-piece band of Santa Barbara, CA high school cronies came to be known as Toad the Wet Sprocket in 1986. To this day, their mellow, melodic folk-pop sound made them one of the most successful alternative rock bands of the early 1990s.Singer Glen Phillips, guitarist Todd Nichols, bassist more ...

Leo Kottke

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LEO KOTTKE
Thursday - 9/23/2010
7:30 PM | All Ages | $21.50 - $35
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Innovative acoustic guitar virtuoso Leo Kottke was born September 11, 1945 in Athens, Georgia. Raised in 12 different states, he absorbed a variety of musical influences as a child, flirting with both violin and trombone, before abandoning Stravinsky-- "I haven't been that hip since"-- for the guitar at age 11. After adding a love for the country-blues of Mississippi more ...

Doc Watson

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DOC WATSON
Friday - 10/15/2010
8:00 PM | All Ages | $28 - $50
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Recipient of the National Medal of Arts, National Heritage Fellowship and seven Grammy Awards (including recent Lifetime Achievement), Doc Watson is a legendary performer who blends his traditional Appalachian musical roots with bluegrass, country, gospel and blues to create a unique style and an expansive repertoire. He is a powerful singer and a tremendously influential picker, more ...
Midland Theatre | 36 North Park Place, Newark, OH | 740-345-5483 | www.midlandtheatre.org