ArtsHappening Now

The Foundry Brings Together the Written Word and Visual Art With Context II

The Foundry Art Centre merges literature and visual arts for the second year with Context II.

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ArtsCommunityMeet the Artists

Meet the Artists: David Stine

David Stine is a furniture maker who will be presenting at the 2017 Saint Louis Art Fair.

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ArtsCulture

Doctor by Day, Cabaret Singer by Night

Paul Schankman meets the St. Louis pediatrician who charms kids by day and audiences by night with his cabaret performance titled, “The Medicine Show.”

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ArtsCommunity & Culture

The Strauss Park ALIVE Festival Encourages Community Involvement

The Strauss Park ALIVE Festival is a two-month long celebration of community and the arts.

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Arts

The Legacy of the Black Cowboy

The Southeastern Rodeo Association is committed to keeping the black cowboy and history of how the black cowboy tamed the old west, alive.

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Arts

Student Art Project

The report follows the students for several days to the completion of the project, a first for terminal 2/Lambert.

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ArtsTheaterTwo on the Aisle

Shakespeare in the Streets preview and reviews of Uncle Vanya, Titus Andronicus, In the Heights, others: Aug. 31, 2017

Shakespeare in the Streets preview and reviews of Uncle Vanya, Titus Andronicus, In the Heights, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, and Hansel und Gretel.

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ArtsTheaterTwo on the Aisle

Reviews of Ragtime; The Color of August; Newsies; Others: Aug. 17, 2017

Reviews of Ragtime; The Color of August; Out on Broadway – The Third Coming; Newsies; Is He Dead?; and Annie.

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ArtsTheaterTwo on the Aisle

Reviews of A Chorus Line; 9 to 5: The Musical; Church Basement Ladies; Carousel; others: Aug. 3, 2017

Reviews of A Chorus Line; 9 to 5: The Musical; Church Basement Ladies; Carousel; Once Upon a Mattress; The Unsinkable Molly Brown, and LaBute Festival Set Two.

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ArtsFilm

The Best of the 48 Hour Film Project 2017

Films include a scathing portrait of modern courtship, a suburban wormhole problem, a meta-movie and a brutal futuristic rebellion.

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ArtsCommunity & CultureHappening Now

17th Annual Whitaker St. Louis Filmmakers Showcase

Area filmmakers have their works shown in the 17th Annual Whitaker St. Louis Filmmakers Showcase presented by Cinema St. Louis.

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ArtsDance

MADCO: Freedom

Modern American Dance Company celebrates their landmark 40th Anniversary with a special commissioned dance concert, “Freedom.”

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ArtsCommunity & CultureHappening Now

The Dark Room Explores a New Medium with Textile Art

In “Weaving as Ritual and Art,” the Dark Room adds Emily Oliver’s textiles to their usual repertoire of photography and performing arts.

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ArtsCommunity & CultureFashionHappening Now

Men’s Fashion Takes Center Stage at SLAM

The St. Louis Art Museum presents “Reigning Men: Fashion in Menswear, 1715-2015,” an exhibition which examines the evolution of the male form and appearance.

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ArtsTheater

Grandel Theatre

The Grandel Theatre, located in the heart of the Grand Center Arts District has been recently renovated and will host a multitude of artistic endeavors.

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ArtsCommunity & CultureHappening Now

Free Summer Concert Series at Missouri Botanical Garden Draws Crowds

The Whitaker Music Festival at the Missouri Botanical Garden celebrates its 24th year of bringing local music to St. Louis audiences.

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ArtsCommunity & CultureHappening Now

Diversity, Individuality, and Understanding Take Center Stage at Kranzberg Arts Gallery with Artists First

Kranzberg Arts Center presents Artists First: Variation and Adaptations, an exhibit highlighting the work of artists with disabilities.

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ArtsCommunity & CultureHappening Now

Blue Black at Pulitzer Arts Foundation

Influential American artist Glenn Ligon offers a lyrical meditation on the colors blue and black.

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ArtsTheater

Off Mic: Denny Regan

By: Denny Regan, President and CEO of the Muny  Someone once offered an analogy for The Muny. “The Muny,” she said, “is like a mighty ship, streaming through the ocean. Crews are hired on, and crews leave, each in their turn keeping the ship afloat, then moving on; and the ship just keeps on its […]

ArtsCommunity & CultureHappening Now

Vita Eruhimovitz: Un/Virtual at The Sheldon

The Sheldon is currently featuring the works of Vita Eruhimovitz, a multimedia artist exploring the complicated relation between the physical and virtual world.

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ArtsCommunity & Culture

Urban Wanderers: Art Goes to the Dogs

Paul Schankman shows us this year’s Urban Wanderers art exhibit to benefit Stray Rescue of St. Louis, and why this is their biggest and best show yet.

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ArtsTheaterTwo on the Aisle

Reviews of Labute Festival I; On Golden Pond; All Shook Up!; A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum; others: June 20, 2017

Reviews of Labute Theater I; On Golden Pond; All Shook Up!; A Funny Thing Happened…Forum; Albert Herring; Dreaming in Black and White; & The AFI Top 100.

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ArtsFilm

500: The Impact of the Reformation Today

The long-term effects of the Reformation are explained by a number f prominent theologians.

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ArtsTheater

Opera Theatre Designers win at 2017 Tony Awards

Two Opera Theatre of Saint Louis designers received Tony Awards last night for their work on Broadway. Christopher Akerlind, Opera Theatre’s resident lighting designer, and Jane Greenwood, renowned costume designer, were both recognized for their outstanding work in their respective fields. Christopher Akerlind, Opera Theatre’s resident lighting designer, was awarded the Tony for Best Lighting […]

ArtsHappening Now

Time Flies at Circus Flora

St. Louis’ own Circus Flora is back with a time traveling adventure for the whole family.

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ArtsCulture

Ann Metzger Memorial National All Media Exhibition at the St. Louis Artists’ Guild

The Ann Metzger Memorial National All Media Exhibition at the St. Louis Artists’ Guild features a wide variety of works from artists across the United States.

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Arts

SWT Design: Sustainable Landscape Architecture

SWT Design’s landscape architects understand how outdoor spaces for people to live, work, and play also affect communities, individuals, and the environment.

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Arts

Students Link Up! with St. Louis Symphony musicians

St. Louis students “link up” with professional musicians with the St. Louis Symphony as part of a unique program available to public and private area schools.

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ArtsHappening Now

Shakespeare Festival 2017: Diversity in Plot and Players

This year’s Shakespeare Festival features “The Winter’s Tale.” But the actors telling it also have their own story to share about diversity and the classics.

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ArtsEducation

Sculptor Gregory Booth and the Art of Math

High school Geometry teacher, Gregory Booth, revisits his early passion for sculpting. The result is a beautiful marriage of math and art.

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ArtsMusicTheater

St. Louis High School Musical Theater Awards

The first-ever St. Louis High School Musical Theater Awards have been handed out to students from around the region. We captured the fun ceremony on camera.

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ArtsTheater

The Black Rep

The Black Rep is known as “Theatre for the Soul.” Now celebrating 40 years as the
as the largest African-American performing arts organization in Missouri,

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ArtsTheater

The “New” Grapes of Wrath

A behind-the-scenes, and in-front-of-the-scenes look at Opera Theater of St. Louis’ new production of “The Grapes of Wrath.”

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Arts

Pikazo App

Pikazo turns photos into compelling art by combining any two ordinary images into new and extraordinary works of art.

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ArtsMusic

Meet the St. Louis Classical Underground

The St. Louis Classical Underground is a network of local professional classical musicians in the greater St. Louis community.

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ArtsTheaterTwo on the Aisle

Reviews of Joseph/Dreamcoat, Titus, Next to Normal, Monsters, The Sweet Smell of Success, others: June 22, 2017

Reviews of Joseph/Dreamcoat, Titus, Next to Normal, Monsters, Sweet Smell of Success, Lieutenant of Inishmore, Title & Deed, Jesus Christ Superstar, & Seussical

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ArtsTheaterTwo on the Aisle

Theatre Crawl interview and reviews of The Winter’s Tale, Crossin’ Over, The Trial, The Grapes of Wrath, and Time Flies: June 8, 2017.

Interview on the Grand Center Theatre Crawl and reviews of The Winter’s Tale, Crossin’ Over, The Trial, The Grapes of Wrath, and Time Flies.

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ArtsCommunity & CultureHappening Now

The Missouri Botanical Garden Mesmerizes with Garden of Glass

Inspired by nature, Craig Mitchell Smith has crafted thirty glass sculptures especially for the Missouri Botanical Garden.

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ArtsMusic

SpecDrum

Specdrum is a free education program that teaches lessons in teamwork, leadership, communication and cultural understanding through drumming.

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