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Arts & Entertainment

  • Homegrown country: Cherry Valley native Mo Pitney to play Egyptian Theatre

    His show may not be flashy, but country music artist and Cherry Valley native Mo Pitney keeps his audience entertained with his honest lyrics and musi ...
    April 20, 2016 - 11:32 pm
  • DeKalb Festival Chorus presents Mozart’s Requiem

    The DeKalb Festival Chorus, under the direction of Paul Marchese, will perform Mozart’s Requiem on April 30.
    April 14, 2016 - 6:12 pm
  • NIU composers concert planned for April 20

    The Northern Illinois University School of Music will host a concert of music by NIU student and faculty composers at 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 20, in t ...
    April 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Lecture to focus on Roman sculpture

    ALPHA: Friends of Antiquity will host its last lecture of the spring season, “New Discoveries on Roman Sculpture at the Art Institute of Chicago,” on ...
    April 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Penguin Project sets informational meeting for ‘Shrek Jr.’

    Children’s Community Theatre’s Penguin Project is seeking Three Little Pigs, Three Blind Mice, a boy with a “truthiness” problem, one princess, a talk ...
    April 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Deadline for Branson trip is Friday

    The registration deadline is Friday, April 15, for the few remaining spaces on Westminster Presbyterian Church’s trip June 6 to 10 trip to Branson, Mi ...
    April 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Indian Valley Community Band coming to Opera House

    Indian Valley Community Band invites the public to its 30th annual spring concert at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 24, at the Sandwich Opera House, 140 E. Rail ...
    April 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • NIU professors explain ‘Where Drama Comes From’

    Kay Martinovich, a director, and Robert Schneider, a playwright, both professors in Northern Illinois University’s School of Theatre and Dance, will e ...
    April 14, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Culturally controversial: Ralphie May brings 'Unruly' tour to DeKalb

    DeKALB – Ralphie May doesn’t care if you like his brand of comedy or not. The Egyptian Theatre will ...
    April 14, 2016 - 12:13 am
  • One man, two wives, leads to double-trouble in ‘Blithe Spirit’

    “Blithe Spirit,” the Northern Illinois University School of Theatre and Dance’s upcoming Mainstage Series production, is what director Patricia Ridge ...
    April 7, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • NIU Art Museum opens Art Deco exhibition

    The Northern Illinois University Art Museum opens a major exhibition suite this spring that explores the exuberance and glamour of the Art Deco period ...
    April 7, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • 'Natural Rhythm' on display at The Art Box

    “Natural Rhythm,” an exhibition of encaustics by Patricia Lagger of Aurora and photographs by Daniel Grych of DeKalb, will be on display at The Art Bo ...
    April 7, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Middle Eastern Music Ensemble kicks off World Music Festival

    Northern Illinois University’s 2016 World Music Festival opens today.The NIU Middle Eastern Music En ...
    April 7, 2016 - 5:30 am
  • Spirited energy: 'Long Island Medium' Theresa Caputo to appear at the Convo

    Spirits don’t get camera shy, unlike audience members. Theresa Caputo, star of TLC’s “Long Island Me ...
    April 6, 2016 - 9:30 pm
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