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Patrick Spradlin

March 2, 2017
Known throughout the world as a virtuoso on piano, George Winston will give a solo concert at 7:30 p.m. March 31 in the Chalberg Theatre at Central Lakes College in Brainerd.
Photo Credit by Joe del Tufo
'Life is the film, and I'm doing the soundtrack' - Legendary George Winston to perform March 31
March 2, 2017 - 2:17pm
February 8, 2017
Brainerd Community Theatre will present Tennessee Williams’ classic drama “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” with two shows in March in the Chalberg Theatre at the Central Lakes College Brainerd campus.
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'Cat on a Hot Tin Roof' opens March 1 on CLC stage
February 8, 2017 - 5:15pm
January 12, 2017
Red Sky Productions present “Mistatim,” an intercultural story that combines dance, theater, mask, storytelling and music, on Jan. 25 in the Chalberg Theatre at Central Lakes College in Brainerd. The story is about taming a wild horse.
The story of a horse: Internationally-known theatre company to perform at CLC
January 12, 2017 - 12:46am
December 14, 2016
Holy Rocka Rollaz members Mark Flora (left), Matt Alexander and Lisa Lynn will perform a show at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 6 in the Chalberg Theatre on the Brainerd campus of Central Lakes College. The show is part of the  Cultural Arts Series.
Blistering hot rockabilly band kicks off second half of CLC season
December 14, 2016 - 8:40pm
November 30, 2016
The Country Swingers will line dance to some holiday favorites at 11:30 a.m. Dec. 10 at the Brainerd Mall. 
Entertainment Briefs - Dec. 1
November 30, 2016 - 10:50pm
October 12, 2016
The drama “Flowers for Algernon” will be presented in Nivember by the Brainerd Community Theatre at Central Lakes College. 
'Flowers for Algernon' to be performed on Brainerd Community Theatre stage
October 12, 2016 - 6:18pm
The American Boychoir will perform a 2 p.m. matinee concert Nov. 6 in the Tornstrom Auditorium in Brainerd. The concert is being presented by the Central Lakes Community Performing Arts Center.
Voices of Angels
October 12, 2016 - 6:18pm
October 5, 2016
The Sultans of String Drew Birston on bass, Chris McKhool on fiddle, Kevin Laliberté on guitar and Chendy Leon on hand percussion will perform Oct. 29  in the Chalberg Theatre at Central Lakes College in Brainerd. 
We Are the Sultans
October 5, 2016 - 9:32pm
September 29, 2016
Steve Kohls/ Brainerd Dispatch
Bruce Buxton instantly realizes Thursday morning the ruse was up. He was asked to come to The Center in Brainerd to inspect the roof. But instead, he was presented the 2016 Citizen of the Year award. Video play button
Citizen of Year Award blindsides Buxton: Community leaders speak highly of East Gull Lake man
September 29, 2016 - 9:29pm
September 15, 2016
CLC to host travel information sessions
September 15, 2016 - 10:00pm
August 24, 2016
Tonic Sol Fa, an in-demand vocal group in the Midwest, will present their holiday show “I Still Believe” on Dec. 10 at Cragun's Resort, as part of the Central Lakes Community Performing Arts Center's Cultural Arts Series. (Submitted)
CLC Performing Arts Center's series promises something for everyone
August 24, 2016 - 8:30pm
August 3, 2016
Director Erik Steen (left) and actor Patrick Spradlin confer over a moment in a play "Clarence Darrow," presented by Brainerd Community Theatre. (Brainerd Dispatch/Steve Kohls)
Brainerd Community Theatre presents 'Clarence Darrow'
August 3, 2016 - 5:51pm
July 1, 2016
Former Central Lakes College Instructor Joe Plut, known as the “Mad Hugger,” relaxes with some wine at Prairie Bay in Baxter while talking about plans for the Fourth of July birthday celebration. The celebration for Plut also is a fundraiser for his scholarship fund. (Brainerd Dispatch/ Steve Kohls) Videoplay button
CLC's "Mad Hugger": Now - A hug for Joe
July 1, 2016 - 9:15am
June 29, 2016
Mary Wayne (left), Laura Oldham, Barb McColgan, Sylvia Borash and Bri Keran play nuns in Brainerd Community Theatre’s production of “Nunsense,” which opens July 8 in the Chalberg Theatre at Central Lakes College in Brainerd. (Brainerd Dispatch/Steve Kohls)
BCT Summer Theatre presents 'Nunsense'
June 29, 2016 - 5:23pm
June 22, 2016
Michael Hoover will perform at 7 p.m. today, June 23, in the bandstand at Gregory Park in Brainerd. (Submitted)
Entertainment Briefs - June 23
June 22, 2016 - 9:13pm