You can check out a local theater presentation or symphony concert with the Culture Card. It is an opportunity to enjoy cultural offerings in our area and appreciate the amazing talent in our own backyard. This program has been made possible through generous donations from the Friends of the Longview Library and the Longview Library Foundation, and through collaborative partnerships with Stageworks Northwest Longview Theatre, Columbia Theatre, LCC Center Stage Theatre, and the Southwest Washington Symphony.
Rules and Regulations:
1. Passes are first come, first served.
2. A patron may check out a Culture Card once per calendar year.
3. Patrons must be 18 years or older to check out a pass. Children's cards cannot be used.
4. Patrons must have a Longview Public Library card in good standing.
5. Check out can be done in person or by phone - 360.442.5300 - with your library card.
6. You must cancel your reservation if you cannot use the pass. If you do not cancel your reservation, you will not have an opportunity to reserve another pass during that calendar year.
7. You must go to Will Call with your ID at the venue to get your tickets
Who the Culture Card Admits
|Stageworks Northwest Longview Theatre||2 Adults|
|Columbia Theatre||2 Adults|
|LCC Center Stage Theatre||2 Adults|
|Southwest Washington Symphony||2 Adults, 2 Children|
| Almost, Maine|
Nov 13, 14, 15
Nov 19, 20, 21
A play by John Cariani, comprising nine short plays that explore love and loss in a remote, mythical almost-town called Almost, Maine.
|On October 18, Cirque Mechanics Pedal Punk will perform. Enter a world of wondrously wacky machines--a rowdy circus where the mischief is on wheels and the performers seem to float in mid-air.|
|Dave Mason's Traffic Jam - Friday November 13, 2015 @ 7:30PM|
Take a journey back to the greatest days of rock with Dave Mason's sight and sound experience, Traffic Jam. Join Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and co-founder of the legendary band for an evening of music history as he retraces the earliest days of his career with Traffic and the work that launched his successful solo career.
|The Blind Boys of Alabama - Tuesday December 8, 2015 @ 7:30PM|
The Blind Boys of Alabama are recognized worldwide as living legends of Gospel music. Talkin' Christmas is a special holiday event that focuses on the true spirit of the season with pure joy, wonderful voices, and an 'all are welcome' message!
|Eugene Ballet's the Nutcracker - Sunday December 13, 2015 @ 7PM|
Eugene Ballet's the Nutcracker - The music of Tchaikovsky, choreography by Toni Primble. This magical Holiday tradition is where Christmas memories are made. The holiday season is not complete without it!
|Stageworks will be presenting The Merchant of Venice
by William Shakespeare, September 11 - 27, 2015|
One of Shakespeare's greatest morality tales on the importance of honesty, friendship, mercy, and always remaining true to one's bond.
Shows are Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30pm and Sundays at 2:00pm.
|Uncommon Wings by Caroline Wood|
November 13-29, 2015, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 pm
Sunday matinees at 2:00 pm
Laura's family faces financial difficulty, living in a small Southwest Washington town with a decimated logging industry due to owl habitats. A steel mill wants to build on Laura's beloved family property, and her husband has secretly been negotiating a sales contract. But when a scientist from the University of Washington discovers Laura's field to be one of the last remaining habitats of a rare species of butterfly, Laura is faced with a daunting choice.
The Southwest Washington Symphony will present its Fall/Pops "Games" Concert October 11 which will include:
Olympia Australis -O'Boyle, Sean
Jeux d'enfants, Op 22 -Bizet
Video Games Live Suite -arr. Ralph Ford
World of Warcraft -arr. Jerry Brubaker
Hunger Games Howard, -arr. Longfield
Carnival Overture, Op 92 -Dvorak
Casey at the Bat -Steven Reineke