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Michael Martin Murphey to perform in FF [UPDATED]

Published 9:30am Thursday, October 18, 2012 Updated 11:32am Thursday, October 18, 2012

America’s number-one selling cowboy singer, Michael Martin Murphey will be performing at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 27, at A Center for the Arts’ Fergus Theatre, 124 W. Lincoln Ave., downtown Fergus Falls. This show is so popular, that it is already sold out. However, we are taking names on a waiting list so if you really want to see the show, call us soon, because the list is first-come, first-served.

This is the second performance of the AC4TA’s Center Series. If you are a Series ticket holder and cannot come to the show, please give your seats to a friend

They just have to give us your name and we will tell them where your seats are. If you really can’t find anyone to give your seats to, we would appreciate it if you would call us and let us release your seats for sale to the general public. General seating tickets (if any become available) are $18 for adults and $5 for children/students. Please call us at 218-998-ARTS (2787) to release your reserved tickets or to get on the waiting list.

Michael Martin Murphey has more than 30 albums (six gold), multiple hits and millions in sales. He’s the first Singing Cowboy to attain a Certified Gold Album in Cowboy Music since Marty Robbins.

His songs have been recorded by Lyle Lovett, Kenny Rogers, John Denver, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Jerry Jeff Walker, Doyle Lawson and Quicksliver, and a host of other recording artists. Wildfired, Carolina in the Pines and Geronimo’s Cadillac are just a few of his well-known hits. For more information about him, visit: www.michaelmartinmurphey.com.

A Center for the Arts’ Center Series, “Escape Without Leaving” is sponsored in part by: Lake Region Healthcare, City of Fergus Falls, Otter Tail Power Company, Victor Lundeen Company, The Daily Journal, Dorn and Company Inc., Communication for Agriculture Education Programs (CAEP.org), The Midweek, AmericInn, Bremer Bank, Convention and Visitors Bureau, Pioneer Care/New Dimensions, Radio Shack, State Bank and Trust, StoneL, Zero Variance, Green Plains Otter Tail, Northern Lakes Dental, Wells Fargo Bank, Gate City Bank, WestRidge Mall, KLN Enterprises, Service Food, Pemberton, Sorlie, Rufer, Kershner PLLP, Best Western/Falls Inn and Suites, Joe Greenagel DDS, and Bank of the West.

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