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Wednesday, February 19,2014
Arts and Entertainment

Roger’s Stars of Illusion to shine Saturday on OU stage

By Christian Law
After many successful years spent wowing and surprising local audiences with entertainment, Roger's Stars of Illusions returns to Athens this Saturday to raise donations for local organizations.
Wednesday, February 12,2014
Arts and Entertainment

Uptown Athens female barkeeps will shuffle to raise funds for My Sister's Place

By Alexander Card
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Wednesday, February 12,2014
Arts and Entertainment

Romance and roast chicken

Southeast Ohio's professional Brick Monkey Theater Ensemble will present Merri Biechler's "The Shared Wife" at ARTS/West this Saturday, Feb. 15, as part of its Free Play Reading Series. The script-in-hand show will be the company's fourth Valentine's Day free play reading.
Wednesday, February 12,2014
Arts and Entertainment

Professional company brings ‘Graduate’ to OU

L.A. Theatre Works radio theater-like production set for Monday night at OU’s Memorial Auditorium

Internationally acclaimed L.A. Theatre Works is bringing its unique, hybrid radio theater-style production of "The Graduate" to Ohio University's Templeton-Blackburn Alumni Memorial Auditorium on Monday, according to a news release. The show starts at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, February 7,2014
Arts and Entertainment

Music fest adds big names to already deluxe lineup

Jason Isbell, Dinosaur Jr. and more included in latest roll-out

Acclaimed singer-songwriter Jason Isbell had been added to the swelling lineup for the 10th annual Nelsonville Music Festival, along with rock legends Dinosaur Jr.
Wednesday, February 5,2014
Arts and Entertainment

‘Genre? We don’t need no stinkin’ genre’

Band leaves limits behind when it’s playing Athens

By Terry Smith

The band name instantly seems familiar - LEAVE CORP. Where have I seen that name? It shouldn't take too much internal mental turmoil to come up with the answer - nearly every time you leave a municipality in Ohio, you drive past a sign that says "Leave Corp" (short for "corporation limits" of the village, town or city).

Wednesday, February 5,2014
Arts and Entertainment

Shilpa Ray, after big doings, returns for Athens show

By Christian Law
She has toured the world with the likes of Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds and Patti Smith. She has performed at both the SXSW festival and Athens' own Blackoutfest. She has been endorsed by musical legends such as Cave and Bruce Springsteen, the latter of which she shared a split single with. Yet after arriving on the scene to much acclaim, Shilpa Ray will hold her next performance in a small bar in Athens.
Sunday, February 2,2014
Arts and Entertainment

Sculptor Hostetler recalls bringing blacklisted Pete Seeger to Athens for show

By Jim Phillips
When the news broke last week that folk icon Pete Seeger had died at age 94, it took David Hostetler back more than 50 years.
Wednesday, January 29,2014
Arts and Entertainment

Fire meets ice to celebrate Final Fridays’ return to Nelsonville

By Christian Law

After taking a short break in December, the Nelsonville Final Fridays program is returning this Friday. This month's festival, Fire & Ice, will feature detailed ice carving and dazzling fire performers, along with the usual culinary offerings and wide array of shops to visit.

Sunday, January 26,2014
Arts and Entertainment

Films at Athena Cinema to stress sustainability

The Common Experience Project on Sustainability launches its Spring Semester Sustainability Film series this Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the Athena Cinema.
 
 
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