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Sunday, May 11,2014
Arts and Entertainment

Dairy Barn features new Photographic Project works

Through this Thursday, the Athens Photographic Project (APP) is presenting new work by artists who participated in the APP's 2013 – 2014 introductory and advanced level photography classes.
Wednesday, May 7,2014
Arts and Entertainment

Classic Wilde play features duplicity on multiple levels

By Gary L. Molina
Duplicity abounds in the Athenian Berean Community Players production of Oscar Wilde's "The Importance of Being Earnest." That duplicity extends to the play's title, and how one chooses to read "Earnest" will determine its meaning.
Wednesday, May 7,2014
Arts and Entertainment

Jazz organ fans will be in ecstasy at the Ranch

The legendary Brian Auger's Oblivion Express will make its first appearance at the Fur Peace Ranch in Meigs County this Saturday in a sold-out show.
Wednesday, April 30,2014
Arts and Entertainment

OU alum’s documentary tracks life of WWI heroine

Film chronicles short and exciting life of producer’s relative who died in World War I

By Sijie Wang
"Ruth Holden, Heroine of the Great War," a documentary produced by local filmmaker Amy Abercrombie, will debut in Athens this weekend. The film tells the little-known story of the short but fulfilling life of World War I figure Ruth Holden, who was once considered a fictional character even by her descendants.
Wednesday, April 30,2014
Arts and Entertainment

Fur Peace adds two iconic acts to its 2014 schedule

The Fur Peace Ranch has announced two new shows to its 2014 Concert Series, and tickets are available for both concerts, the David Bromberg Band on June 7 and It's a Beautiful Day on July 27.
Wednesday, April 30,2014
Arts and Entertainment

Asian throat-singing trio returns for show at brew-pub

The Tuvan throat-singing trio, Alash, will perform an intimate concert in Jackie O's Brewery at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 1. This will be the second installment in Jackie O's Quiet Concert Series, a program that debuted last fall.
Wednesday, April 30,2014
Arts and Entertainment

‘Pioneer’ label might be overstated but Jay Farrar’s still an important figure in alt.country

Plays Stuart's Opera House Friday

By Terry Smith
In a bizarre musical universe where country-rock, Texas outlaw country, Southern rock and, indeed, Bob Dylan and Neil Young never existed, Jay Farrar is considered a "pioneer" of alternative country music.
Wednesday, April 23,2014
Arts and Entertainment

UPC brings Aaron’s party to South Beach wing-ding

By Christian Law
Just in time for nostalgic OU seniors to have their wildest dreams answered, early 2000s pop star Aaron Carter is coming to Athens for a concert on South Beach today (Thursday).
Wednesday, April 23,2014
Arts and Entertainment

OU VisCom students show their work at Dairy Barn

The School of Visual Communication at Ohio University is presenting the opening reception of the ninth annual VisCom Student Show at the Dairy Barn Arts Center this Friday from 5-7 p.m. The event is f
Wednesday, April 23,2014
Arts and Entertainment

Local band battles war on drugs

By Spencer Cappelli
A local rock 'n' roll outfit specializing in Rage Against the Machine covers and political activism performed for a packed house at Jackie O's Saturday evening.
 
 
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