The Beach Boys
Sunday, October 15, 2017 – 3pm & 7pm
Conventional measurements fall short when you’re assessing the impact of The Beach Boys. They’ve created a torrent of hit singles and sold tens of millions of albums. But of greater significance, they changed the musical landscape so profoundly that every pop act since has been in their debt. Don’t miss an amazing evening of “Good Vibrations” at The Grand!
Sponsored in part by
Joshua Bell, violinist
Alessio Bax, pianist
Sunday, October 22, 2017 – 3pm
With a career spanning more than 30 years as a soloist, chamber musician, recording artist, and conductor, Joshua Bell is one of today’s most-celebrated violinists. Bell has recorded more than 40 CDs garnering Grammy, Mercury, Gramophone, and Echo Klassik awards, as well as the Avery Fisher Prize. Enjoy this amazing artist, performing with his pianist in the beauty and intimacy of The Grand!
Sponsored in part by
TRUBE FOUNDATION and GALVESTON MUSICAL CLUB
This project is supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts and Texas Commission on the Arts.
Nosferatu – Silent film with Rob Landes at the organ
Friday, October 27, 2017 – 8pm
Originally released in 1922 as Nosferatu, Eine Symphonie Des Grauens, (A Symphony of Horror), director F. W. Manarau’s eerie adaptation of Stoker’s Dracula is a silent masterpiece that to this day is the most striking and frightening portrayal of the legend. A silent film accompanied by Rob Landes at the organ, Nosferatu is the perfect performance to set the mood for Halloween!
Dixie’s Tupperware Party
RESCHEDULED DATE: Friday, November 10, 2017 – 8pm
Dixie Longate is America’s most famous Tupperware Lady. Having started selling the iconic bowls as a condition of her parole, she quickly rose in the ranks to become one of the top sellers in the US, which naturally led to a stage show. Dixie’s unique style of southern comedy and personal empowerment has garnered her a dedicated and raucous fan base across the world. Her interactive shows don’t just entertain but empower the audience to kick some ass and take on the world with a bit of extra strength from her sweet tea.
An Evening With Sophia Loren
Sunday, November 12, 2017 – 4pm
Of all the foreign sex symbols to explode on the American screen in the 1950s, Sophia Loren is the most iconic and the most enduring. Rescheduled from the Spring of 2017, the Oscar-winning actress will captivate you with an intimate onstage conversation featuring former “Entertainment Tonight” host Bill Harris, along with film clips, home movies, and a Q & A from the audience.