Lewiston Auburn Variety Arts Festival (LAVA Fest)

Posted Sept. 14, 2012, at 1:43 p.m.

Friday, Dec. 14, 2012 7:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Location: Schaeffer Theatre, Bates College, 305 College St., Lewiston, Maine

For more information: Carly Bouchard; 207-782-7228; laarts.org

On December 14, the Lewiston Auburn Variety Arts Festival (LAVA Fest), formerly Phyzgig North, will host a fun filled day of various vaudeville performances sure to delight audiences of all ages. LAVA Fest will take place at Schaeffer Theatre, Bates College, 305 College St. Lewiston at 7:30PM. Tickets for this event are $20 for adults, and $10 for children 12 and under. To purchase tickets please visit www.laarts.org or call their office directly at 782-7228. LAVA Fest is hosting two special vaudeville nights in Lewiston Auburn—check out one or check out both but don’t forget to bring the entire family to LAVA Kids on December 15, a special performance geared towards the kiddos.

Chase away pre-holiday stress with a family oriented day of music and magic, mirth and mayhem. Phyzgig celebrates a grand vaudeville tradition with a line up of world-class performers from all over the country. Phyzgig’s vaudeville shows are a non-stop thrill ride featuring a unique blend of expert juggling, incredible illusions, mystifying magic, captivating storytelling, and side splitting physical comedy. Each performance is a mini-festival unto itself, showcasing the work of three to seven vaudeville entertainers.

LAVA Fest and LAVA Kids is generously sponsored by LL Bean.