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Sunday, January 25,2015
Arts and Entertainment

Flaming Lips pucker up for second fest appearance

The Nelsonville Music Festival rolled out a second batch of acts late last week, including a return engagement by The Flaming Lips, who performed one of the festival's more memorable shows four year ago.
Sunday, January 25,2015
Arts and Entertainment

Swap-meet shoppers look for music that's on the record

By Dennis Powell
For scores of shoppers gathered in the lobby of Stuart's Opera House in Nelsonville Saturday, vinyl never left. 
Wednesday, January 21,2015
Arts and Entertainment

Opera House hosts film festival, record swap

Stuart's Opera House is hosting the Cabin Fever Film Festival this Friday and Saturday, featuring 10 music films in two days. In addition, Stuart's will host a Record Sale and Music Swap Meet all day Saturday.
Sunday, January 18,2015
Arts and Entertainment

Hip-hopper Juicy J to top new IndependentFest

By Sam Schooler
In an era of big business conglomerates and corporate alliances, independent entrepreneurs often struggle to break into an economy where they don't have the connections to come out on top.
Wednesday, January 14,2015
Arts and Entertainment

Dairy Barn exhibit officially opens Saturday

‘Voices’ from seven Athens

The Dairy Barn Arts Center is opening its Athens Voices USA '15, the seventh biennial juried exhibition of mixed-media art produced by artists who live or work within 30 miles of seven "Athens" communities in the United States.
Wednesday, January 14,2015
Arts and Entertainment

Two OU programs team up with fest honoring South African theater luminary

The Ohio University Theater Division and the African Studies Program will partner to present the Fugard at Ohio festival this Wednesday through Jan. 24.
Wednesday, January 7,2015
Arts and Entertainment

‘Mary Poppins’ gets the nod for OVST’s next summer show

Ohio Valley Summer Theater (OVST) has selected Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's "Mary Poppins" for its 2015 summer show. The 64-year-old non-profit summer performing arts organization will stage the show in Ohio University's Elizabeth Baker Theater for 12 performances July 16 through Aug. 2.
Wednesday, January 7,2015
Arts and Entertainment

Women in Appalachia project posts its final call for art

The Women of Appalachia Project (WOAP) is posting its final "Call for Art" for the 2015 season. The deadline to submit original poetry, story and song for jury consideration is Jan. 15, 2015.

Tuesday, December 30,2014
Arts and Entertainment

Giant-puppet museum to be inaugurated at NYE gala

By Dennis Powell
Where artisan tortilla chip meets papier-maché art, that is where the museum will be. But before that, there's the party.
Sunday, December 28,2014
Arts and Entertainment

New Year’s Eve celebration delivers first look at new local puppet museum

A special New Year's Eve celebration is kicking off Honey for the Heart's new space in north Athens.
 
 
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