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Sunday, March 30,2014
Arts and Entertainment

OU theater troupe hoping play comes off as audience likes it

By Christian Law
With one week of performances under its belt, the Ohio University Theater Division is preparing for its final week of performing "As You Like It," the classic Shakespearian play that has been a fan favorite for centuries.
Wednesday, March 26,2014
Arts and Entertainment

Longtime local musician puts out double CD worth of his tunes

By Jim Phillips
Ron Mash, an old hand of the Athens area music scene and an owner of D&R Studios in Nelsonville, has been writing and co-writing songs for decades now. He hasn't come close yet to recording all of them, but a new double CD, "The Songs of Ron Mash," makes a good-sized dent in his backlog.
Wednesday, March 26,2014
Arts and Entertainment

OU Theater casts a spell with Bard’s ‘As You Like It’

By Christian Law
If it's true that "all the world's a stage," then members of the Ohio University Theater Division are merely players, albeit knowing players. The group is opening its fourth production of the school year, Shakespeare's iconic "As You Like It," this week, with performances scheduled tonight (Thursday) through Saturday and April 2-5.
Wednesday, March 19,2014
Arts and Entertainment

Fur Peace partly rebuilds Airplane

The Fur Peace Ranch is kicking off its 17th season this weekend with two nights of a partial Jefferson Airplane reunion. Both Saturday and Sunday evenings, the Hot Tuna Duo, featuring Jack Casady and Fur Peace owner Jorma Kaukonen, will perform, along with the Marty Balin Band.
Wednesday, March 19,2014
Arts and Entertainment

Veteran musical ingredients combine in Summoners

By Terry Smith

Anyone familiar with the music scene in Athens is well aware that our community has a disproportionate number of outstanding musicians. You can hardly walk down Court Street without stumbling over a dynamite guitar player or gifted songwriter.

Wednesday, March 12,2014
Arts and Entertainment

How refreshing! Goblins instead of zombies or vampires

The Athenian Berean Community Players are presenting "The Princess and the Goblins" at Stuart's Opera House from Thursday through Sunday, March 13-16.
Thursday, March 6,2014
Arts and Entertainment

Art of the African mask the focus of Kennedy exhibit

Ohio University's Kennedy Museum of Art will present a selection of 11 African masks out of its permanent collection of African art for its latest exhibition, The Arts of Africa, which will be on vie
Sunday, March 2,2014
Arts and Entertainment

OU Dance hosts big college dance festival

The Ohio University Division of Dance is hosting the East Central American College Dance Festival this week on the Athens campus. The festival started on Sunday and continues through this Wednesday.
Sunday, March 2,2014
Arts and Entertainment

Dairy Barn show highlights the work of local painters

The Dairy Barn Arts Center on Friday opened "Athens Paints," an exhibition curated by Lyntha Scott Eiler and Gary Kirksey that features more than 40 painters who have lived, worked or studied in the Athens area in the past or present.
Sunday, March 2,2014
Arts and Entertainment

World-class banjo pickers to pluck their hearts out March 5

Stuart's Opera House in Nelsonville has scheduled an evening of amazing banjo music from Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn this Wednesday, March 5. at 8 p.m.
 
 
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