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Apr 20, 2017 4:00 AM

Aurora theater to perform 'Brigadoon'

The romantic musical fantasy, "Brigadoon" opens at Aurora Community Theatre, 115 E. Pioneer Trial, on April 28, and will be shown at 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through May 20.Two Sunday matinees will be performed at 3 p.m. May 7 and 14.

Neal McCoy to play at Dusty Armadillo Saturday
Apr 20, 2017 4:00 AM

Neal McCoy to play at Dusty Armadillo Saturday

Earlier this week, country western singer Neal McCoy said the Pledge of Allegiance on Facebook Live in front of 2,000 cadets at Texas AM University, where three generations of his family have graduated.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
'Reasons to Be Happy' closes season
Apr 20, 2017 4:00 AM

'Reasons to Be Happy' closes season

Kent State Stark Theatre's season will close with "Reasons to Be Happy" by contemporary film director Neil LaBute (Lakeview Terrace, Death at a Funeral). Performances run Friday through Sunday at Stark Theatre.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Apr 20, 2017 4:00 AM

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Amusements Standing Rock Cultural Arts with the City of Kent and Kent Parks and Recreation will present the 11th Annual "Who's Your Mama?" Earth Day and Environmental Film Festival. The 9th Annual Vegan Iron Chef Competition will be held from 6 to 9 p.m.

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Festival asks 'Who's Your Mama?'
Apr 13, 2017 4:00 AM

Festival asks 'Who's Your Mama?'

Year after year, the Standing Rock Cultural Arts "Who's Your Mama" Earth Day Festival to remind people how important it is to protect Mother Earth.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Comedy Tour stops at Kent Stage
Apr 13, 2017 4:00 AM

Comedy Tour stops at Kent Stage

The 8th annual Alan Cox Show Comedy Tour presented by Great Lakes Brewing Company and Indoor Gardens returns with two shows on Friday at House of Blues in Cleveland and Saturday at Kent Stage.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Apr 13, 2017 4:00 AM

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Amusements Standing Rock Cultural Arts with the city and Kent Parks and Recreation will present the 11th Annual "Who's Your Mama?" Earth Day and Environmental Film Festival. The festival will be held 6-9 p.m. April 13 at Kiva Auditorium in the Kent State University Student Center.

Juried exhibition opening at Kent gallery
Apr 6, 2017 4:00 AM

Juried exhibition opening at Kent gallery 

Artists from across the region hand delivered their original work to Group Ten Gallery, a contemporary artist run gallery in downtown Kent, this week for the fourth annual Regional Juried Exhibition.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
America playing in Kent
Apr 6, 2017 4:00 AM

America playing in Kent 

After 47 years, Gerry Beckley and Dewey Bunnell of the 1970s hit-making rock group America still have love for life on the road. Their 2017 tour will stop on Saturday at Kent Stage. "We tour every year," Bunnell said calling from his home in California.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Apr 6, 2017 4:00 AM

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Amusements Standing Rock Cultural Arts with the City of Kent and Kent Parks and Recreation will present the 11th Annual "Who's Your Mama?" Earth Day and Environmental Film Festival. The environmental film festival will be held from 6 to 9 p.m.

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Mar 30, 2017 4:00 AM

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Art Kent State University's Downtown Gallery will present the Kent State National Ceramics Invitational through April 15. A reception will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. March 16. Location: 141 E. Main St., Kent.

Monkee to perform in Kent
Mar 30, 2017 4:00 AM

Monkee to perform in Kent 

Micky Dolenz, best known as the lead singer of The Monkees, is balancing two shows this week in New York before bringing his solo show to the Kent Stage on Saturday.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Rusted Root coming to Kent Stage
Mar 23, 2017 4:00 AM

Rusted Root coming to Kent Stage 

Pittsburgh musician Michael Glabicki and his band, Rusted Root, have been playing Kent Stage for a decade, but on Sunday the band is coming with new music from their upcoming eighth studio album.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Band hitting their stride
Mar 23, 2017 4:00 AM

Band hitting their stride 

A Thousand Horses is hitting full stride with both a nomination for New Vocal Duo or Group of the Year and a soon-to-be aired new single under their belt, which sums up the band's eight years of steady hard work.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Mar 23, 2017 4:00 AM

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Art Standing Rock Cultural Arts with the cooperation of The FJ Kluth Gallery and The Robert E. Wood Legacy Committee will present "Struggle and Risk" in the Art of Robert E. Wood Art Exhibition featuring drawings, paintings and prints by Robert E. Wood through March 25.

Skynyrd tribute to play the Outpost
Mar 16, 2017 4:00 AM

Skynyrd tribute to play the Outpost 

For the past three years, Vicious Cycle has played with Lynyrd Skynyrd on their own themed cruise called the Simple Man Cruise, and now the tribute at will headline The Outpost in Brimfield, just south of Kent on S.R. 43.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Mar 16, 2017 4:00 AM

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Amusements Standing Rock Cultural Arts and Label Peelers Wine and Homebrew Supply will present the 9th Annual "Go with the Flow" Watershed Awareness Local Brew and Wine Tasting from 7 to 10 p.m. March 18. The event is a fundraiser for the "Who's Your Mama?

McRae's Americana sounds heard in Kent
Mar 16, 2017 4:00 AM

McRae's Americana sounds heard in Kent 

Austin-based Americana singer Kelley McRae is making rounds through the Midwest starting with a radio show in Knoxville, Tennessee, and a performance on Saturday in Kent as part of the Cuyahoga River Concert Series. The series is held at 8 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Kent.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
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Ceramics exhibit at Kent State gallery
Mar 9, 2017 4:00 AM

Ceramics exhibit at Kent State gallery 

Mainstream artists are using ceramic in ways it has never been used before bringing the art medium into the 21st century. Downtown Gallery's new exhibit "Kent State National Ceramics Invitational" features Max Seinfeld, Emily Duke and Laura Polaski's new ceramic works.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer
Sgt. Pepper comes to Kent
Mar 9, 2017 4:00 AM

Sgt. Pepper comes to Kent 

Acclaimed Beatles tribute band Hard Day's Night will feature songs with the sitar on Friday at Kent Stage to commemorate the 50th anniversary of "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band.

By Kelly Maile Staff Writer