Lee Theatre Celebrates 10th Anniversary
Thursday, October 12th at 6:30 p.m. Lee Theatre, Pennington Gap
Lee Theatre has been vital to the revitalization of downtown Pennington Gap. Town officials and community members will gather to celebrate the momentous 10th anniversary of the theatre’s re-opening on Thursday, October 12th at 6:30 p.m. at Lee Theatre in Pennington Gap. Several instrumental leaders will be recognized for their dedication to re-opening the historic theatre.
The Symphony of the Mountains String Quartet will follow the formal presentation with a performancein conjunction with the W. Campbell Edmonds Concert Series. The celebration is free and open to all. Doors open at 6 p.m., refreshments to include wine and charcuterie boards.
Entertaining and educating audiences of all ages since 1946, Symphony of the Mountains transcends borders, performing across the Appalachian Highlands of Tennessee, Virginia and North Carolina, and as far away as Switzerland. Under the direction of Cornelia Laemmli Orth, a sought-after guest conductor in both the United States and Europe, the fully professional orchestra features a diverse repertoire of European classical, American pop and jazz, Appalachian folk, and world music.