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Arts & Entertainment

  • Gaelic Storm back by popular demand at the Egyptian

    One of the area’s favorite national musical acts is back in DeKalb for the 10th straight year, as Gaelic Storm brings its high energy, Celtic-inspired ...
    March 22, 2017 - 11:41 pm
  • Raise a glass: Barb City Brewfest comes to NIU Convo Center

    Craft beers lovers, as well as those who are curious about trying microbrewed beer, won’t want to miss the inaugural Barb City Brewfest on Saturday at ...
    March 27, 2017 - 10:51 pm
  • Paint night fundraiser set for Wall That Heals

    The DeKalb County Veterans Tribute Group and the Sycamore VFW Auxiliary will host a paint night fundraiser to help bring the Wall That Heals to Sycamo ...
    March 18, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Bob and the Beachcombers to play Sandwich Opera House

    Children can even enjoy the fun with a special show at the Sandwich Opera House featuring Bob and the Beachcombers on Saturday, March 18.
    March 16, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • NIU Theatre to present ‘Picnic’

    The Northern Illinois School of Theatre and Dance will perform “Picnic,” a 1950s romance written by William Inge. It opens March 23 at the Diversions ...
    March 16, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Genoa-Kingston to stage 'Hello Dolly!' this weekend

    The Genoa-Kingston Drama Department will present its spring musical "Hello, Dolly!" on March 17 through 19 at the G-K High School Auditorium.
    March 16, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Dan the Bard returns to the library during spring break

    Funny singer and songwriter Daniel “Dan the Bard” Marcotte will perform “Songwriting by Design” at the DeKalb Public Library at 2 p.m. March 28.
    March 23, 2017 - 4:14 pm
  • Indian Valley Theatre offers four-show ticket package

    Indian Valley Theatre is offering a package deal of four live shows for the 2017-18 Season at the Sandwich Opera House for $53.
    March 16, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • ‘Sleeping Beauty’ this weekend at the Egyptian Theatre

    The Beth Fowler Dance Company of Genoa and St. Charles will present “The Sleeping Beauty” this weekend at the Egyptian Theatre in DeKalb.
    March 16, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • ‘Beauty and the Beast’ aims to enchant a new generation

    In 1991, Disney struck gold with “Beauty and the Beast.” The film enchanted audiences and critics alike, and raked in several hundred million dollars ...
    March 16, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Opportunity House hosts art show

    Opportunity House will host an Art Show to showcase work from the students in the Learning For Life Program, from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Deve ...
    March 13, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Fargo Skateboarding plans art show

    Fargo Skateboarding will host its 10th annual Skateboard Inspired Art Show at 6 p.m. March 24. The public is invited.
    March 9, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Concert benefits DeKalb Area Women’s Center

    The Majakka Monthly Music Marathon will host its seventh benefit concert for the DeKalb Area Women’s Center on Friday, March 10, in celebration of Wom ...
    March 9, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • Donated music items support CSA scholarships for kids

    The Northern Illinois University Community School of the Arts needs your used sheet music, music books, old musical instruments, stands, CDs and other ...
    March 9, 2017 - 5:30 am
  • NIU alum ‘Davey Dynamite’ set to play The House Café

    Chicago singer/songwriter and Northern Illinois University alumnus Dave Anians, also known as Davey Dynamite, recently released his fourth full-length ...
    March 9, 2017 - 5:30 am
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