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Arts and Entertainment

Award-winning ‘Grounded’ comes to local theater stage

Brick Monkey Theater Ensemble presents George Brant's award-winning play "Grounded" for nine performances, starting yesterday (Wednesday) and continuing to Saturday, Sept. 6.

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ARTS/West gets Wormz

This Saturday, Aug. 30, ARTS/West will be presenting Wormz and the Decomposers with Corbin Marsh. Doors open at 7 p.m. with the music starting at 7:30 p.m.

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Performing Arts Series at OU to feature eclecticism and energy

By Kaleb Carter

The 2014-2015 Performing Arts & Concert Series is back this school year with a diverse array of visual and audible arts in Ohio University's Templeton-Blackburn Memorial Auditorium, as well as other venues in Athens and Nelsonville.

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Acclaimed old-time string band on tap tonight at Casa

An old-time string band based in Brooklyn, New York, that had music featured in the recent Coen Brothers film, "Inside Llewyn Davis," is playing tonight (Thursday) at Casa Cantina.

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These Bees are buzzing

Local jazz band headlines New Orleans party

by Terry Smith

The Big Easy is invading our area this Saturday when Kiser's Barbecue hosts a New Orleans Jazz Dance Party & BBQ all day and night at its site at Eclipse in The Plains.

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Stuart’s hosts open houses for After-School Music Program

Stuart's Opera House in Nelsonville is now accepting applications for students interested in becoming a part of the Stuart's After School Music Program starting next month.

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Bands will rock for kids’ sake

Lennon Orchestra and Keesey to play benefit for needy children

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Athens County, the Athens Builders Association and the Shrine Club of Athens are co-hosting a night of music and food this Saturday - all to benefit underprivileged and at-risk children in the local community.

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10 days left for National Show in Nelsonville

The Majestic Galleries is hosting its eighth National Show in Nelsonville's Public Square on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 1-6 p.m. through Aug. 24.

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Army of bands invades uptown Athens for a good cause

The 16th annual Athens Community Music Festival rocked the town Saturday, with 32 bands playing at six uptown venues for a good cause. Check out our photo gallery from the fest.

Arts Calendar

2014 Spring Arts Calendar

Here are all of the event listings for music, arts and entertainment this spring in Athens and Athens County. If you're looking to find something cultural to attend, this is your spot to find it. Enjoy!

Special Events

New Student Guide 2014

The Athens NEWS annual Survival Guide for incoming freshmen and other new students at Ohio University

The Athens NEWS New Student 2014 Survival Guide is now available in digital form. This is our PDF version of the 64-page print publication targeted to incoming freshmen and other new students at Ohio University.

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