An Unexpected Treat!

In December, I went to my granddaughter’s ballet recital – Coconut Cracker – in Americus, GA.  It was a “take off” of the traditional Nutcracker with a tropical theme.  We thoroughly enjoyed seeing Reese perform with all of the other participants, as well.

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This is Reese with my mom, after the performance with her bouquets of flowers!

Of course, she was absolutely fabulous with her 2 dance routines and she really enjoyed being on the stage at the Rylander Theater.  She will be a dancer for years to come, I do believe….

Because I had to get my mom and me in there a little early with her wheelchair accessibility, we had some time to “kill” while sitting there in the theater.  I started looking around at the wonderful details in the architecture there and pulled my camera out of my purse so that I could share with you, too!  The lighting was ready for a performance, so bear with me and the photography.  I think I did pretty good, considering….

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What a beautiful paint color and patina – perfect for the theater’s interior!

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More details looking up at the ceiling…..

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Details of the molding…

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The vaulted ceiling is beautiful and highlight the moldings even more, but I decided to give you the up close versions above as well as this overall look at the ceiling.  

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These panels were in the theater too – used as accents.

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Take another look – at all of the details, even the EXIT sign looks awesome, doesn’t it?

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These 2 pictures are a little bit blurry, but you can see the awesome details around the balcony area that really got my attention!  I couldn’t leave these out…..

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Look at the awesome seating inside….

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THIS is a close up of the seating end caps.  JUST AWESOME details and I didn’t get them all!  If you have a chance to go to this theater, it’s worth the visit to see the theater, the performance is just icing on the cake!

 

 

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2 Responses to “An Unexpected Treat!”
  1. I do love all the architectural details in older public buildings! Thank you for showing us the beauty of the theatre. The picture of your granddaughter & mom is precious.

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