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Arts Center ready to rock
Cast members of Rock of Ages share some attitude as they prepare for their stage production currently ongoing at the Arts Center of Cannon County through Aug. 27. Tickets are available for the musical at or by calling 615-563-2787.

The Arts Center of Cannon County presents “Rock of Ages” Aug. 19, 20, 26 and 27 at 7:30 p.m.; and on Aug. 14 and 21 at 2 p.m.
Set in L.A.’s infamous Sunset Strip in 1987, this jukebox musical tells the story of Drew, a boy from South Detroit, and Sherrie, a small-town girl, both in L.A. to chase their dreams of making it big and falling in love. Aqua Net, lycra, lace and liquor flow freely at one of the Sunset Strips last legendary venues.
“Rock of Ages” takes you back to the times of big bands with big egos playing big guitar solos and sporting even bigger hair! Featuring songs from Styx, Journey, Bon Jovi, Pat Benatar, Twisted Sister, Steve Perry, Poison, Europe, and more classic rock bands from the 1980s. This show is rated PG13.
This production is directed by Brittany Goodwin with music direction by Tiffany Sweeley and choreography by Matthew Hayes Hunter. The cast includes Hunter, Katie Hahn, John Goodwin, Matt Smith, Scott Shambaugh, Emily Dennis, Blake Holiday, Kyle Williams, Jessica Hunter, Robbie Samms, Savannah Gannon, Christian Powers, Kellie Cunningham, Chloe Lamar, Jessica Warren, John Lenzy House, Tara Thomas, Jenni Lee Merritt, James Bessant, Adam Love, Christian Powers, Kellie Cunningham, Jessica Warren, Chloe Lamar, Robbie Samms, Savannah Gannon, Haley Ray, and Brittany Goodwin.
Tickets are $15 with discounts available for students and seniors and can be purchased by calling (615) 563-2787 Tuesday through Saturday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. or online at and (subject to availability) at the door one hour prior to show time.
The Arts Center is located on 1424 John Bragg Highway, just west of the town of Woodbury, approximately 20 minutes from Murfreesboro, Manchester, and McMinnville and one hour southeast of Nashville. Office hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday. For more information call 615-563-(ARTS) 2787, or visit