Local authors Patty Mitchell and Susan
Dlouhy will be holding an event this Tuesday, March 17, to discuss their
new book, "Upcycling Sheltered Workshops: A Revolutionary Approach to
Transforming Workshops into Creative Spaces."
For the first time in 20 years, a cast
of Athens High School Drama Club has been invited to the "featured
performance" category at the Ohio Educational Theatre Association's
State Thespian Conference March 27-29 at Bexley High School near
Columbus, according to a news release.
"Shrek the Musical" will be presented
by the Athenean Berean Community Players at Stuart's Opera House this
Friday and Saturday, March 13-14, Friday and Saturday, March 20-21 (all
at 8 p.m.), and Sunday March 22, at 2 p.m.
Women throughout Appalachian Ohio, West
Virginia and Kentucky from diverse backgrounds, ages and experiences
have come together to participate in the sixth annual Women of
Appalachia Project (WOAP), according to a new release.
The Hocking College Culinary Arts
students will host their annual Bourbon Street Bash, a Mardi Gras
celebration, at Rhapsody Restaurant on Nelsonville's Historic Square,
Feb. 26-28, each day from 4-10 p.m., according to a news release.
Feel like taking a trip back to the 1930s? Ohio University has your ticket. "Marathon
'33" has its second run of performances this week, with shows at 8 p.m.
Tuesday through Friday nights, Feb. 24-27, at 8 in the Forum Theater
(RTV Building) on South College Street.
Jorma Kaukonen, Rock 'n Roll Hall of
Famer and impresario of the Fur Peace Ranch in Meigs County, has
released another stellar album, featuring a variety of tunes, ranging
from his trademark country blues to new self-penned tunes with some
rockin' blues in the middle.
Last Friday, in Ohio University's Baker Theatre, a group of children
with colorful hair stood out from the dark mainly dark-haired audience.
Moving with the rhythm of the top hit Chinese song, "Little Apple,"
their energy spread over the stage.