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Just a few tickets left for 'Drumline Live' at the Paramount Wednesday

Feb. 18, 2013 @ 03:48 PM

ASHLAND — High school marching band season might be over, but you can get a taste of the next generation of marching band shows as the Paramount Arts Center presents, “Drumline Live,” which takes place at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20.

 See the national tour of this versatile group of musicians and dancers bringing an explosive energy and athleticism to an eclectic mix of sounds that range from contemporary hip hop, R&B, classic Motown tunes, and the rousing sounds of the great brass tradition.

Just a few seats are left as of Monday afternoon for this show. Tickets are $20, $25, $30 and $40 and can be purchased online at www.Paramountartscenter.com or by calling the box office at 606-324-3175.

 Get there early as a lucky Tri-State band’s drumline will be performing in the lobby before the show.

The Paramount is prepping for several other events this week as well.

At 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21, Ritch Collins 3-0  will be playing live in the marquee room, as always, features special guest musicians and this week it will be Dixieland. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at the door or by calling the box office.

And on Sunday, the Paramount will be getting all dolled up transforming into an exhibit hall and shopping center for its 3rd annual Red Carpet Party, Sunday, Feb. 24. 

From 3 to 6 p.m., vendors from throughout the Tri-State will display and sell everything from jewelry,to makeup to photography in an effort to help attendees prepare for their next big prom, gala, ball or other black-tie celebration.

 At 6:30 p.m., guests will have a chance at winning door prizes from each of the vendors, followed by a 7 p.m. fashion show featuring more than 100 items modeled in the 30-minute show. 

Throughout the day, guests can hang out in the Leopard Lounge with a VIP pass and enjoy complete Oscar coverage, hors d'oeuvres and beverages.

General admission and opportunity to shop, meet vendors and watch the fashion show is $10. The VIP pass with access to Leopard Lounge is $30.

Tickets can be purchased in advance by calling the box office 606.324.3175 or at the door day of the event. Last year, nearly 500 women attended this Tri-State showcase of Red Carpet looks.