The Dowd Center Theatre


PC: David Brandt   Union Jazz February 27, 2021 7:30 PM Thank you to Season Partner, Union County Community Arts Council. Phillip Howe–Piano Chris Jones–Guitar Dennis Contreras–Bass Trevor Cook–Drums A performance of Union Jazz, under the direction of Dennis Contreras, was shared virtually with our subscribers. This improv performance, included […]

Jazz Quartet Performs   Recently updated !




Photos by David Brandt Union Jazz Saturday, February 27 7:30 PM A performance of Union Jazz, under the direction of Dennis Contreras, was shared virtually with our subscribers. Hope you joined us for this improv performance, which included original tunes as well as time-honored favorites. This performance was filmed by […]

Union Jazz Performs For 15th Season   Recently updated !


Music Mondays at Dandelion & Friends Join us for Music Mondays at Dandelion & Friends Mercantile Downtown Monroe, 105 S Hayne St. dandfmercantile@gmail.com Hours Monday 11:30-6:30 Tuesday – Friday 8:30 – 6:30 Saturday 9-5 Sunday Closed Fresh baguettes, pastries, gluten free items, coffee, local produce, grab-and-go and more!  Fare of […]

Music Mondays!






    Music Director Deanna Tham talks with Craig Retzlaff, trumpet, about what inspires him to perform Bach this season with the Union Symphony. Union Symphony performs at The Dowd Center Theatre this fifteenth season. Learn more about our fifteenth season.    

2020-2021 Season Highlights Series: Craig Retzlaff and Bach


  A Classical Moment With David Strassberg, Union Symphony By David Brandt David Strassberg, concertmaster, discusses many topics, including his inspiration for music and his role with Union Symphony Orchestra. “I think an orchestra is an integral part [of community]. It should be a very inclusive environment for all people […]

Union Symphony Spotlights Concertmaster David Strassberg