Saturday, May 22, 2010

Trio Globo Concert on June 8th

The Salina Arts and Humanities Foundation sponsored the Trio Globo Concert on June 8th at the Lucas Theater. Trio Globo consists of three Grammy award winning artist/composers: Eugene Friesen, cellist; Howard Levy, harmonica/piano; and Glen Velez, frame drums. The audience enjoyed the easy listening songs and the little intros about each song telling why they wrote the song or what drum was featured in the song.

Friday, May 21, 2010

Quilt Show on June 9 & 10

The Lucas Area Community Theater hosted a Quilt Show on June 9 and 10. About 47 quilts, wall hangings, and table runners were brought in for display by Tess Dunkel McKnight, Lois Geir, LeeAnn Herold, Geri Parker, Eva Grauer, Shirley Svaty, Luanna Maes, and Lynn Schneider. There were over 60 people who enjoyed looking through the quilts and handmade pieces from all over Kansas, including Lucas, Inman, McPherson, Lindsborg, Canton, Marquette, Galva, Lincoln, Sylvan Grove, Wichita, Wilson, and San Carlos, California. This program is supported in part by the Kansas Arts Commission, a state agency, and by the National Endowment for the Arts.

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Annual Alumni Hog Roast - May 29, 2010

The Annual Alumni Hog Roast fundraiser for the Lucas Area Community Theater was held on May 29 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Theater community room. There was plenty of delicious roast hog prepared by Greg Bland and very tasty pork and beans by Frank Pool along with potato salad or chips and tea or water. Over 300 people enjoyed the lunch and visiting with friends and alumni. Winner of the Cougar LLHS Stepping Stone was Michael and Stephanie Svaty. Winner of the Demon LHS Stepping Stone was Dave Bricker.

Sunday, May 2, 2010

Centerstage Spring Dance Recital

On Sunday, May 2nd, the Theater hosted the Centerstage Spring Dance Recital at 2 p.m. Instructor, Erin Streit, coordinated an excellent spring dance recital with her thirty-three students. Watch for pictures to be posted to the Lucas Flickr page at