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SLAM Celebrates Folk Art with Self-Taught Genius
The Saint Louis Art Museum will present Self-Taught Genius: Treasures from the American Folk Art Museum from June 19 through September 11, 2016.
A Midsummer Night’s Dream in Forest Park
Shakespeare Festival St. Louis is staging one of the Bard’s most famous comedies, “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” as part of Shakespeare in the Park.
Poetic artistry studying “Hidden Messages: The Subtlety of Oppression”
The Kranzberg Arts Center Gallery presents “Hidden Messages: The Subtlety of Oppression,” a poetry based exhibit by Darin Wigfall and Emily Timmerman.
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Reviews of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Ariadne on Naxos, Macbeth, Pastime, Broken Bone Bathtub, and Atomic, June 9, 2016
Reviews of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Ariadne on Naxos, Verdi’s Macbeth, Circus Flora’s Pastime, Broken Bone Bathtub, and Atomic.
Fatal Call is a suspense/action feature.
Critical Mass for the Visual Arts Presents “Seed the Change”
Seed the Change was a weekend-long collaborative drawing art project along the St. Louis Riverfront using black sunflower seeds and millet.
Circus Flora Presents a Home Run of a Show
Circus Flora is celebrating its 30th anniversary with a new baseball themed show that features acrobatics, tightropes, live animals, and much more!
The Bruno David Gallery Presents its Summer Exhibition
The Bruno David Gallery in Saint Louis presents exhibits by Charles Reay, Daniel Raedeke, and Yvonne Osei. Reay and Osei discuss their work.
2016 Spring To Dance Festival
Dance St. Louis presents the ninth annual Spring To Dance Festival this Memorial Day weekend, featuring thirty different companies from across the country.
Reviews of Reviews of Yentl, La Boheme, Tennesse Williams Festival, others, May 26, 2016
Reviews of Yentl, La Boheme, The Two-Character Play, One-Act Plays from the Tennessee Williams Festival, Jersey Boys, Dearly Departed, and Mitzi’s Abortion.
Craft Alliance Center of Art+Design’s Artists-In-Residence Exhibition
The Craft Alliance Center of Art + Design showcases the works of five talented artists in their 2016 Artists-In-Residence Exhibition!
2016-2017 Season Preview at the Fabulous Fox Theatre
The Fabulous Fox Theatre invites you to preview next season’s shows! The President of Fox Theatrics, Kristin Caskey, shares insight on each production!
Out of the Box, Theater for the Very Young at Metro Theater Co.
Metro Theater Company’s new Theater for the Very Young presents “Out of the Box.” Julia Flood, the Artistic Director of Metro, discusses the pilot program.
Reviews of The Glass Menagerie; The Trip to Bountiful; Kiss Me, Kate; others, May, 12, 2016
Reviews of The Glass Menagerie; The Trip to Bountiful; Kiss Me, Kate; The Addams Family; Bullets Over Broadway; and Laughing Stock.
Summer exhibitions at CAM brings the world to St. Louis and St. Louis to the world
The Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis’s 2016 Summer exhibitions featuring Mark Bradford, Tate Foley, Lyndon Barrois Jr., and Nanette Boileau.
Form and Function at Foundry Art Centre
Form and Function is the newest gallery to open at the Foundry Art Centre. The exhibit features works from artists all across the United States.
Forest Park Forever’s Artist in Residence Program
To help mark its 30th anniversary, Forest Park Forever will invite up to three artists to participate in an artist residency in Forest Park.
67th Annual Greater St. Louis Book Fair
The Greater St. Louis Book Fair is back to raise more money for area literacy and education programs for the 67th year in a row.
Reviews of Twisted Melodies, Bosnian/American, Ivanov; The Sound of Music, Trash Macbeth, others, Apr. 28, 2016
Reviews of Twisted Melodies; Bosnian/American; Ivanov; Sound of Music; Trash Macbeth; Importance of Being Earnest; Doublewide, Texas; Cock; and Pajama Game.
Five short comedies sending up 80’s action films, millenials, internet dating and film noir.
Photography Through the Lens of St. Louis
Rarely seen photos paint a vivid portrait of life in early 20th Century St. Louis in an exhibit at the Central Library.
In the Spotlights: Lion’s Paw Theatre
Come for lunch and stay for a play at Lion’s Paw Theatre. This daytime reader’s theatre is staged with three short vignettes, and seasoned St. Louis actors.
Continuity St. Louis addresses diversity in film production
Continuity St. Louis trains and mentors students of diverse backgrounds in video production skills, helping them find a passion for storytelling.
St. Louis band Jake’s Leg Celebrates 40 Years
St. Louis’ own Jake’s Leg has been performing for four decades & hasn’t missed a beat. Fans flock to hear their interpretation of the Grateful Dead & others.
The Art of Family Wine Making
The story of the art of making wonderful wine by following a lifelong dream. From harvesting, blending & bottling, they made it all a loving family affair.
New Dance Horizons: Gunshots, Daffodils, Moans & Silence
Legendary Choreographer Robert Moses teams up with Dance St. Louis and The Big Muddy Dance Company for his original work, “Gunshots, Daffodils, Moans & Silence”
A preview of what is coming up on this episode of State of the Arts.
National Blues Museum Grand Opening in St. Louis, MO
Celebrate the Grand Opening festivities of the National Blues Museum in St. Louis, MO, with an exclusive one-on-one with Blues legend Bobby Rush.
Life with a Latin Beat
“Life with a Latin Beat” takes the viewer on a photographic tour of Mexico to the South American countries, including Brazil, Chile, Argentina, and Paraguay.
Reviews of Great Falls, Our Town, Richard III, Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Briefs, others, Apr. 14, 2016
Reviews of Great Falls, Bridges of Madison County, Our Town, Richard III, Helvetica, Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Briefs, Mr. Burns, & Love and Information.
Denyce Graves, OTSL’s Artist-in-Training Program
Denyce Graves adjudicated Opera Theatre of Saint Louis and Monsanto’s Artists in Training recital and scholarship competition.
I Love Jazz featuring the Washington University-St.Louis Jazz Ensemble, April 2016
We honor our late host, Don Wolff with a show on the Jazz program at Washington University – St. Louis – and a story on a new statue honoring Miles Davis.
Opera Theatre of St. Louis presents Opera Tasting! Delicious food and drinks are paired with music to titillate taste buds and delight ears across St. Louis.
Reviews of Satchel Paige, Old Wicked Songs, and others; interview with Taylor Pietz and Jason Contini, Mar. 31, 2016
Reviews of Satchel Paige and the Kansas City Swing; Old Wicked Songs; Almost, Maine; and Gateway Opera. Interview with Taylor Pietz and Jason Contini.
Potter, Sandy Schulz, demonstrates the ancient art of horsehair pottery. This Navajo technique is still used today as a way of honoring horses through art.
Andréa Stanislav: Convergence Infinité
“Andréa Stanislav: Convergence Infinité” is the 112th installment of the St. Louis Art Museum’s popular Currents series showcasing contemporary art.
Reviews of Molly’s Hammer, If/Then, American Idiot, others, Mar. 17, 2016
Reviews of Molly’s Hammer, If/Then, American Idiot, The Murder Room, Il Trovatore, The Women, and The Underpants.
Student Perspective: The Golden Knight Steppers
Student reporter Autumn Todd tells us about a new club who’s members are making their voices, hands and feet heard all over Francis Howell North High School.
2016 Theater Circle Awards Trailer
See your favorite St. Louis actors and actresses live onstage and unscripted at this year’s Theater Circle Awards!
Funniest moments from the Theater Circle Awards
Take a look at some of the funniest moments from last years awards in the 2015 Theater Circle Awards Comedy Reel!