Arts & Entertainment

  • NIU student composers work performed in concert

    The Northern Illinois University School of Music will present a concert of music by NIU student composers at 8 p.m. April 9 in the Music Building Reci ...
    April 7, 2014 - 1:49 pm
  • KC Theater announces spring play cast

    Nadine Franklin, Kishwaukee College theater faculty, has announced the cast for the Spring 2014 production of “Love Minus” by Mary Gallagher. Show dat ...
    April 2, 2014 - 4:08 pm
  • Penguin Project kick-off meetings scheduled

    Children’s Community Theatre’s Penguin Project will kick off its 2014 production of “Aladdin” with organizational meetings April 13 and 14.
    April 2, 2014 - 4:05 pm
  • 'Jungle' Jack Hanna brings the wild to DeKalb

    Tickets are selling well and anticipation is building for the next visit from “Jungle” Jack Hanna and whatever exotic animals he might bring.
    March 31, 2014 - 3:11 pm
  • ‘Cotton Patch Gospel’ in DeKalb

    “Cotton Patch Gospel, the greatest story ever retold,” will be presented by Phillip Kaufmann as a one-man musical at 2 and 7 p.m. April 5 at Stage Coa ...
    March 27, 2014 - 8:41 am
  • Pianist presents free local concert

    Guest pianist Jeri-Mae G. Astolfi will present a free concert titled, “Here (and there): music for piano and electronics,” at 8 p.m. April 11 in the N ...
    March 27, 2014 - 8:41 am
  • Concert benefits Best Buddies Friendship Walk

    Northern Illinois University’s female a cappella group, the Northern Notes, will host a benefit concert for the Best Buddies Friendship Walk at 7 p.m. ...
    March 27, 2014 - 8:40 am
  • Jazz, gospel and hymns blend in concert

    DeKALB - The fourth in a series of concerts celebrating the 50th anniversary of Westminster Presbyterian Church will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 2 ...
    March 20, 2014 - 6:15 pm
  • Weather pushes Genoa quilt walk to March

    GENOA – Pat Barger doesn’t want to miss a highlight of the Genoa Quilt Walk – a presentation by Leslie Goddard titled “Unraveling the Civil War Quilts ...
    March 19, 2014 - 5:45 pm
  • Women celebrated at Herstorical Tea

    “Contributing to Women’s History Month” is the themeof the annual DeKalb Area Women’s Center Herstorical Tea.
    March 19, 2014 - 5:38 pm
  • Rotary, Feed’em Soup to host ‘Box Rox’ concert

    “Box Rox,” a benefit concert on behalf of Shelter Box, a Rotary-backed international relief agency, will be held March 27 at Feed’em Soup, 122 S. Firs ...
    March 19, 2014 - 5:37 pm
  • CCT presents 'Jungle Book for Kids'

    Take one boisterous bear, one protective panther and one belligerent boy, add a sneaky snake, an out-of-this-world orangutan and a treacherous tiger, ...
    March 19, 2014 - 11:47 pm
  • Local authors sought for writers fair

    The DeKalb Public Library will host the third annual Writer’s Yarn, a local author’s fair, on May 31.
    March 19, 2014 - 5:39 pm
  • Review: ‘Divergent’ is not special

    If you have a kid of a certain age – especially a girl, preteen or thereabouts – then you know the young-adult entertainment message of choice these d ...
    March 19, 2014 - 5:42 pm
  • Review: The Muppets reteam with mixed results

    A strange sense of doom hangs over the rebooted Muppets, and it’s not from the Swedish Chef’s cooking.
    March 19, 2014 - 5:40 pm
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