Master guitarists to appear at Mars Theatre
Two of the country’s best guitarists will take the stage Sept. 6 at Mars Theatre in Springfield.
Zydeco in Effingham: A Major event
During his 40 years in the business of show, Lafayette, Louisiana native Major Handy has held a lot of titles, including Broke Musician. It never seemed to faze him, however…
Signs are a coming attraction for the Mars
City council members voted 3-2 to purchase two reader boards, which will be placed atop the Mars Theatre marquee — and will inform passers-by of what’s coming to the recently-opened and renovated facility.
Mars Theatre seeing steady business
The Mars Theatre in Springfield has been open for several months now. Theatre operators said things are going smoothly; they’re not losing money nor gaining a lot of profit as of yet.
Music Maker Relief Foundation brings blues guitarist Robert Lee Coleman to the Mars Theatre in Springfield
Robert Lee Coleman learned to play guitar in spite of his stepfather. “He wouldn’t show me nothing, but I watched,” the Macon bluesman says. “He played guitar and I sat down and watched him.