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HISTORIC HOLMES THEATRE

The show is an adaptation of Minnesota author Kao Kalia Yang's memoir of her family's immigration story.
The first show of 2023 at Detroit Lakes' Historic Holmes Theatre is a Thursday, Jan. 19 performance by one of the lakes area's favorite party bands, the Fabulous Armadillos.
The touring holiday show, "Medora Christmas Memories," closed out the holiday season at Detroit Lakes' Historic Holmes Theatre on Tuesday, Dec. 20, with 350 people in attendance.
From the launch of First Lutheran Church's Advent Mini-Concerts on Wednesday, Nov. 30, to the Holiday Gala at Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge this Sunday, Dec. 4, Christmas cheer abounds in the lakes area this week. Here's a sneak peek at some of the holiday hoopla on tap through the weekend.

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A new musical tribute show, featuring the songs of Hollywood's movie musicals from the 20th and 21st centuries, will be presented on the stage of Detroit Lakes' Historic Holmes Theatre this Thursday, Nov. 17 at 7:30 p.m.
Thirteen uniquely decorated trees, each sponsored by a local business and/or designer, will be on display during the event, with attendees having an opportunity to bid on them via live auction. The event starts at 5:30 p.m., and tickets are on sale at LCRC's offices in Detroit Lakes, by phone at 218-847-8572, or online at lakescrisis.com.
A trio of Minnesota musicians — Mary Jane Alm, Pamela McNeill and Aimee Lee — will be presenting "Wild Angels: The Women of Rock, Pop and Country," on stage at Detroit Lakes' Historic Holmes Theatre this Friday, Nov. 11 at 7:30 p.m.
Country music superstars Lonestar will perform live on the stage of Detroit Lakes' Historic Holmes Theatre on Saturday, Oct. 1 at 7:30 p.m.

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Local residents who would like to be part of a fun holiday show at the Historic Holmes Theatre are invited to audition for 'The Best Christmas Pageant Ever,' which will be presented at the theater on Dec. 2-3. Auditions will take place Sunday, Oct. 2, starting at 1 p.m., with rehearsals starting Oct. 8. A variety of adult and children's roles are available.
Tickets are on sale now for the Historic Holmes Theatre's 20th anniversary season, which starts next month with a Sept. 10 outdoor concert by Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome and concludes on May 20, 2023, with a Doobie Brothers tribute concert, "Takin' it to the Streets."
Rustin Lippincott and Elle LaMere started work this month as the Holmes Theatre's new executive director and marketing manager, respectively. Lippincott has already settled in at his new home in Detroit Lakes, while LaMere is living with family in Osage.

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