Month: March, 2022

Saturday ‘Night’ at the Met to Feature Local Artwork and Musical Numbers from Pierre Players’ ‘Ordinary Days’

Thursday, March 31, 2022
Join the cast of Pierre Players' upcoming production “Ordinary Days” on Saturday, April 9, for Saturday "Night" at the Met at Waterfront Gallery for the Arts at 207 E. Missouri Ave., Suite 1A, in Pierre.

The event will begin at 5 p.m., and the public is invited to view the gallery's artwork and enjoy a refreshment. At 5:30 p.m., “Ordinary Days” Director Lydia Kanz will speak about the upcoming production, and the cast will perform musical selections from the show.

Pierre Players representatives will also be on hand to visit about the community theater and its current season, as well as Waterfront Gallery for the Arts Owner Jennifer Kanz to visit about the new gallery.

“Saturday ‘Night’ at the Met is a great opportunity to support the talents of local artists in our community,” said Pierre Players President Alisa Bousa. “The public is invited to view artwork by local artists on display at the new Waterfront Gallery for the Arts and to hear a preview of musical numbers from Pierre Players’ next production, ‘Ordinary Days.’”

Show dates for “Ordinary Days” are April 29-30 and May 5-7 at 7:30 p.m. and a matinee on May 1 at 2 p.m. Tickets go on sale April 18. Stop by the box office at 109 S. Pierre St. or call 605.224.7826.


JAS Quintet to Perform at Grand Opera House

Wednesday, March 16, 2022
The Pierre Concert Series will present JAS Quintet on Tuesday, March 22, 7 p.m. at the Grand Opera House. JAS Quintet is one of South Dakota's premier jazz ensembles. Formed in 2012 and based in Sioux Falls, the five-piece instrumental group specializes in original jazz music and standards throughout the jazz age. The lineup is Jeffrey Paul on keys, Andrew Reinartz on bass, Joel Shotwell on saxophone, Daniel Heier on drums and Jim Speirs on trumpet. Single tickets are available at the door: $25 for adults and $10 for children.