One of the earliest and best known photographs of Helen Keller with her teacher, Anne Sullivan, has found a permanent home at the Brewster Historical Society Museum. … Click to Continue »
Years’ worth of art classes are colorfully compacted into this beautiful and easy-to-read artist’s guide. Over 400 graphics detail the materials, methods, and media required to achieve the compositional effects often attained only by the masters.
Elder says Tony Kushner’s “Angels in America” is filled with authentic Mormon symbols as the playwright draws parallels between an American Christian faith and the ancient morality of Judaism. The Kansas City Repertory Theatre will present the play in repertory through March 29 at the Copaken Stage.
The public will get a look at art from the private collection of some late Texas philanthropists. … Click to Continue »
Femininity is getting a rethink in Milan. … Click to Continue »
Vermont's Castleton State College is going to be hosting an international film festival. … Click to Continue »
But this March is also a big month for comedy in Kansas City. Highlights are Sheryl Underwood (March 6-7) and Gilbert Gottfried (March 27-29) at the Kansas City Improv, Bo Burnham (March 10) at the sold-out Folly and Jim Jefferies (March 13) and John Mulaney (March 19) at the Midland.
The timing is coincidental, but organizers hope it's also serendipitous: An exhibit of photographs of abandoned houses in eastern North Carolina is opening at the state Museum of History as lawmakers returning for a new legislative session are being urged to restore a historic preservation tax credit.
A Christian film has made its premiere in the small western Michigan city where it primarily was shot. … Click to Continue »
Aries March 21-April 19 Make the most of today's light hearted and sociable mood by mixing with as many people as possible. You're so easy-going right now that you'll … Click to Continue »
Two people suffered non-life-threatening injuries after being shot Saturday at a Charlotte nightclub where rappers T.I., Young Jeezy and Yo Gotti were advertised to appear, a Charlotte-Mecklenburg police spokesman said.
Call it an obsession. Or a diversion from the everyday world, which lately seems to cry out desperately for diversion. But in 26 hours over four days at an industry gathering in Kansas City, I got a decent and overwhelming immersion into the ever-fractured world of music.
The wife of a former University of Pennsylvania basketball standout found guilty but mentally ill in his stabbing death may soon be paroled to the state mental hospital for treatment.
Sunday night, TV watchers across the nation and the United Kingdom will gather to watch the final episode of season five of the hit PBS show "Downton Abbey." … Click to Continue »
Two libraries and three town halls have been added to the New Hampshire State Register of Historic Places. … Click to Continue »
Yasar Kemal, one of Turkey's best-known novelists with worldwide readership, has died, his doctor said on Saturday. He was 91. … Click to Continue »
Like father like . daughter? … Click to Continue »
They were offered in a catalogue — and shipped in a kit — via railroad a century ago. … Click to Continue »
Downtown St. Paul's new concert hall opens Sunday at Ordway Center for the Performing Arts. … Click to Continue »
Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov shot to death; government calls it a provocation … Click to Continue »
Anthony Vinson may be the only high school senior in Central Illinois who's already found his second calling. … Click to Continue »
“An American composer with a Persian memory,” Danielpour is inspired by his heritage and others’ heroism to be a champion of the oppressed. The Kansas City Symphony and clarinetist Anthony McGill will give the Kansas City premiere of his clarinet concerto “From the Mountaintop” Friday, Saturday and March 8 at Helzberg Hall.
Dan Henry, longtime weatherman at WDAF, died Saturday at age 89, Fox 4 News announced on its website. Henry did weather at WDAF from the 1960s to the early 1990s, the station said.
Juneau's Filipino community rolled out the proverbial red carpet for local and visiting lawmakers at its fifth annual legislative reception, and Filipino Community Inc. did not disappoint with the food nor the entertainment.
An adjunct Nicholls State University professor wrote and co-produced a short film that's been shown at the DC Independent Film Festival in Washington. … Click to Continue »
The head of Morocco's film commission says 2014 was a record year for foreign companies filming in the country with a six-fold increase from last year. … Click to Continue »
Spanish police have broken up a gang that allegedly created and then sold fake works of art purporting to be by renowned artists including Pablo Picasso, Andy Warhol and Joan Miro.
A white dress that strongly resembles the custom gown taken from Lupita Nyong'o's hotel room earlier this week turned up Friday under a bathroom sink in the same hotel, a Los Angeles County Sheriff's official said.
Leonard Nimoy, who won a permanent place on the altar of pop culture for his portrayal of Mr. Spock on “Star Trek” was almost as famous for wanting to be remembered for other things.
Hoping to demonstrate their posture, agility and strength, a handful of boys and more than 120 girls between ages 7 and 9 tried out for the Young Ensemble of Berlin's Friedrichstadt-Palast theatre in February.