Citizens Against Rail Expansion in Florida: Free informational meeting at The Lyric, 1.29.18, 7 PM

From Citizens Against Rail Expansion in Florida (CARE FL): “CARE FL is a coalition created by a group of concerned community leaders, organizations and neighbors throughout the Treasure Coast and northern Palm Beach County to oppose the All Aboard Florida project and further rail expansion along the Florida East Coast Railway corridor … Click here to read more

Citizens Against Rail Expansion in Florida to host town hall meeting at Lyric Theatre

From Brent Hanlon of CARE FL (Citizens Against Rail Expansion in Florida), a coalition of South FL/Treasure Coast leaders/residents concerned about safety and opposed to All Aboard Florida’s risky, high-speed rail project: “We need county commissioners, state representatives and senators, congressmen and U.S. senators who will stand strong with us in the fight against AAF … Click here to read more

Palm Beach Post: AAF a ‘done deal?’ Maybe not.

The Palm Beach Post’s award-winning blogger, Sally Swartz, sums up the latest on AAF: “Last week, two Treasure Coast governments pledged cash to fight All Aboard Florida, and a private group, Citizens Against Rail Expansion in Florida — a.k.a. CareFlorida LLC and, for check-writing purposes, CareFL, LLC — packed Stuart’s Lyric Theatre and revealed new plans … Click here to read more

Stuart’s Lyric Theatre facelift: new seating, walls, and remodeled lobby

The Lyric Theatre underwent an extensive facelift with all new seating in the orchestra section, new walls, and a completely remodeled lobby. Executive Director, John Loesser, explained it this way, “Every improvement we’ve made was to help make The Lyric a more comfortable and elegant facility … Click here to read more

Celebrate Stuart’s Centennial with a ‘Century in Review’ at The Lyric Theatre, March 29

The entertainment gala celebrating Stuart’s Centennial features music, singing, dancing, skits, fashion show, and a narrated photographic retrospective at The Lyric Theatre in Stuart, March 29 at 7 PM. … Click here to read more

TMZ: Burt Reynolds in intensive care, Lyric one-man shows postponed January 30 and 31

TMZ reports that Burt was moved to the Intensive Care Unit of a local Florida hospital earlier today after doctors determined he was “severely dehydrated” from a bout with the flu. His one-man shows at Stuart’s Lyric Theatre, scheduled for January 30 and 31, have been postponed. … Click here to read more

Lyric’s Flagler Center premieres Ordinary Days, January 24-26

Stuart’s Lyric Theatre announces the premiere of Ordinary Days, January 24-26, the story of four young New Yorkers whose lives intersect as they search for fulfillment, happiness, love and cabs. The show is a reminder to treasure the “ordinary days”, events and relationships that teach us to grow even stronger relationships that are able to face the “extraordinary.” … Click here to read more

Feminist icon Gloria Steinem visits Stuart, still has ‘fire in the belly’ at 78

The Palm Beach Post’s award-winning blogger, Sally Swartz on Gloria Steinem’s visit to Stuart: “She called it a ‘campfire,’ and women’s rights leader Gloria Steinem showed 500 women and a few men at Stuart’s Lyric Theatre Wednesday she still has the “fire in the belly” that made her a feminist icon. At 78, slender and soft-spoken, Ms. Steinem is no sweet little old lady.” … Click here to read more

Burt Reynolds to teach at Stuart’s Lyric Theatre: auditions February 8 & 9

Asked why he was bringing his expertise to the Treasure Coast, Reynolds said, “… I’ve always loved Stuart. It’s a great little city with a big appreciation for the arts.” Information on The Lyric class, and a video of Lauren Bacall presenting Burt with a Best Supporting Actor Golden Globe Award (1998) for his role in “Boogie Nights,” are on the next page. … Click here to read more

Seeing stars: Robert Wagner at Stuart’s Lyric Theatre through December 15

When it comes to Hollywood resumes, Robert Wagner’s is tough to beat. The star of movies, stage and television has had a incredible career spanning six decades. His dozens of movies include “A Kiss Before Dying,” “Titanic,” the “Pink Panther” series, “The Towering Inferno,” “Windmills of the Gods” and “Fatal Error.” And who can forget him as Number Two, the eye-patched assistant to Dr. Evil in the “Austin Powers” movies? … Click here to read more