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Arts & Entertainment

  • KC gallery hosts Schumacher’s work

    The Kishwaukee College Art Gallery will host an exhibition of the works of Carrie Ann Schumacher, titled “All the Stories She was Ever Told,” through ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • KVAL presents autumn themes

    Members of the Kishwaukee Valley Art League will present their unique arts and crafts and discuss the techniques used at their next meeting. The examp ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Sanctus Real headed back to Genoa

    In the final tour with lead singer Matt Hammit, Christian band Sanctus Real will perform Oct. 10 along with Finding Favour at Crosswind Community Chur ...
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Two tribute acts to headline at Opera House

    The next two performances at the Sandwich Opera House will feature two very different tribute artists.
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Kishwaukee College Library schedules Librofest

    The Kishwaukee College Library will host Librofest, an author-book fair from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 8.
    Sept. 1, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Gun Show: NIU Art Museum highlights guns in new exhibit

    It was the violence in Chicago that spurred Jessica Fenlon to do a video art piece about guns.“You r ...
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 9:18 pm
  • Spanning decades: Richard Marx to perform at the Egyptian

    You want ’80s music? You go for Richard Marx. You want ’90s music? You go for Richard Marx.You want ...
    Sept. 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Comedian Brian Regan bringing his act to DeKalb

    Comedian Brian Regan announced this week spring dates for his non-stop theater tour, going on sale Monday, including a stop in DeKalb.
    Sept. 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • The Buckinghams bring ‘The Joy of Christmas’

    The Buckinghams will offer a special holiday evening at the Egyptian Theatre in DeKalb when they perform “The Joy of Christmas.”
    Sept. 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Earth, Wind and Fire tribute opens season at Opera House

    The Sandwich Opera House kicks off its 30th season of live entertainment on Saturday with Shining Star – A Tribute to Earth, Wind and Fire.
    Sept. 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Lecture to focus on ancient Greek art

    ALPHA: Friends of Antiquity’s next lecture, “An Examination and Interpretation of the Fabulous and Breathtaking Collections of Ancient Greek Art in th ...
    Sept. 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Get-on-the-Bus to exciting destinations and events

    This fall the Northern Illinois University Art Museum’s Get-On-The-Bus trips coincide with the “Embarrassment of Riches” group exhibition that explore ...
    Sept. 17, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • NIU Theater presents ‘Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?’

    The Northern Illinois University School of Theatre and Dance opens its 2015-16 Mainstage Series season Sept. 24 with a theatrical production of, “Who’ ...
    Sept. 17, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • NIU annuitants to see Branson show extravaganza

    A few spaces remain for the Northern Illinois University Annuitants Association Nov. 9 to 13 trip to Branson, Missouri, to see seven shows.
    Sept. 17, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Indian Valley Theatre sets auditions for winter shows

    Indian Valley Theatre will hold auditions for its “Winter Showcase,” which consists of two holiday shows to be performed in December at the Sandwich O ...
    Sept. 17, 2015 - 5:30 am
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