Arts & Entertainment

  • NIU concert features modern, classical dances

    Living Out Loud is a humorous blog about boisterous African-American women. It also is the title and the inspiration of one of the six titled dance pe ...
    April 23, 2014 - 5:00 pm
  • Irish eyes will be smiling at Art Box exhibit

    “Through My Eyes,” an exhibition of paintings and drawings by Irish immigrant Louise Behal Price of Rochelle, will be featured at The Art Box, 308 E. ...
    April 23, 2014 - 5:17 pm
  • NIU group plans Museum of Science & Industry trip

    May 16 is the deadline for reservations for theNorthern Illinois University Annuitants Association trip to Chicago’sMuseum of Science & Industry on ...
    April 23, 2014 - 5:08 pm
  • See reverse glass painting at KVAL meeting

    Local artist Brett Whitacre will demonstrate his reverse glass painting technique at the Kishwaukee Valley Art League meeting at 7 p.m. May 1 in the H ...
    April 23, 2014 - 5:30 pm
  • Entertainment needed for farmers market

    The Sycamore Chamber of Commerce is seeking vendors for the Sycamore Farmers’ Market. The market is held Sundays, June through September from 10 a.m. ...
    April 23, 2014 - 5:07 pm
  • NIU ensemble to showcase keyboard percussion Monday

    The Northern Illinois University Percussion Ensemble will take the stage in the Boutell Memorial Concert Hall at 8 p.m. Monday to showcase the beaut ...
    April 23, 2014 - 5:11 pm
  • McNulty Irish Dancers at Kish College on Tuesday

    Kishwaukee College will host a performance by the McNulty Irish Dancers at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Kishwaukee College Theater (B1205). Visitors should p ...
    April 23, 2014 - 5:02 pm
  • Ag heritage association hosts open house

    What is transgenic corn? How is it developed? Visit the DeKalb Area Agricultural Heritage Association from 2 to 4 p.m. May 4 to discover the answers t ...
    April 23, 2014 - 5:07 pm
  • KSO’s spring concert to feature NIU Steel Band

    The Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra will present its spring concert, “Shostakovich and Steel,” at 7 p.m. May 3 in Boutell Memorial Concert Hall in the M ...
    April 23, 2014 - 5:14 pm
  • Summer movie preview: Hollywood bets big again

    Like jumbo jets on the runway, Hollywood’s summer movies are lined up, ready for takeoff. Will they hit any turbulence?
    April 23, 2014 - 11:13 pm
  • Folk trio takes opera house stage

    SANDWICH – A Band Called Honalee, a modern-day folk trio inspired by the music and legacy of Peter, Paul and Mary, will perform at the Sandwich Opera ...
    April 17, 2014 - 6:03 pm
  • Local artist wins award at national exhibit

    Dale Osterle of DeKalb has won the Kent Leasure Memorial Fine Print Award for her hand-colored etching titled, “Winter Magic,” in this year’s GALEX Na ...
    April 16, 2014 - 3:52 pm
  • Antiques appraiser to visit Heritage Woods

    Antiques expert Mark Moran will offer free, informal antiques appraisals at Heritage Woods, 2626 N. Annie Glidden Road in DeKalb, from 3 to 6 p.m. Apr ...
    April 16, 2014 - 5:11 pm
  • NIU senior art show scheduled

    The Northern Illinois University School of Art will hold its Spring Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition from April 28 through May 10 at the Jack Olson Ga ...
    April 16, 2014 - 3:53 pm
  • ‘Charlies Angels Nite’ returns to Ellwood House

    The Ellwood House Visitor Center in DeKalb will host local performance group Wooden Box Theater at 4 p.m. Saturday for its production “Charlie’s Angel ...
    April 16, 2014 - 4:05 pm
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