May 26, 2006 - Join Mayor Bill Haslam in
celebrating the grand reopening of the beloved historic Bijou Theatre
Festivities begin at 6:30 p.m. with
a ribbon-cutting ceremony in front of the theater on Gay Street.
Inside the theater at 7:30 p.m., Master of Ceremonies Bill Williams
will host a program to include guest speakers, musical performances
by Con Hunley, Knoxville Jazz Orchestra, R.B. Morris and Robinella,
plus video presentations honoring the theater's history and long-time
supporter Bob Webb.
Tickets are $30, available at the Tennessee & Bijou Theatres box
office on Clinch Avenue, by phone at 656-4444 or online at www.knoxbijou.com.