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Waynesboro: This week at the Wayne Theatre

Wayne TheatreThe Wayne Theatre in downtown Waynesboro will be showing “The Flight of the Phoenix” (1965) with showtimes at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

The film will feature an introduction and commentary by Jimmy O.

On Saturday, July 16, the Wayne Theatre presents Ricky Nelson Remembered Starring Matthew and Gunnar Nelson. This event features the live music of Ricky Nelson’s hit songs including “Hello Mary Lou” and “Travelin’ Man” – performed by Ricky’s own twin sons, Matthew and Gunnar.

The twins hit #1 on the Billboard charts with their rock band Nelson and their mega hit “(Can’t Live Without Your) Love and Affection.” The Nelson family is in the Guinness Book of Worlds as the only family in entertainment history with three generations of #1 hitmakers (grandsons of ‘50s TV icons Ozzie and Harriet Nelson).

In other news, a second show has been added for Twitty & Lynn: A Salute to Conway & Loretta on August 13.

For more information on upcoming shows, visit the Wayne Theatre website.



Crystal Graham

Crystal Graham

Crystal Abbe Graham is the regional editor of Augusta Free Press. A 1999 graduate of Virginia Tech, she has worked for nearly 25 years as a reporter and editor for several Virginia publications, written a book, and garnered more than a dozen Virginia Press Association awards for writing and graphic design. She was the co-host of "Viewpoints," a weekly TV news show, and co-host of Virginia Tonight, a nightly TV news show. Her work on "Virginia Tonight" earned her a national Telly award for excellence in television.