The popular singer/songwriter will perform at the Coronado Performing Arts Center in Rockford, Illinois, on Friday, Nov. 13, and at the Riverside Theater in Milwaukee on Saturday, Nov. 14. Both shows are at 8 p.m.
Parker High School will premiere the musical comedy '9 to 5' on Thursday, Nov. 19, with shows through the weekend. The show is based on the 1980 hit film starring Dolly Parton, Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin. The movie is the 20th-highest-grossing comedy film of all time, and Parton's title song, “9 to 5,” received two Grammy Awards.
Gazette restaurant reviewer Joan Neeno brought the big guns - her father-in-law - to critique the Japanese fare at Zen Sushi in Beloit. According to her, he was not disappointed.
A quick look at some of the cultural events going on in our area this week.
Beloit College students and employees are performing "Rent" at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 12-14 and 19-21, and at 2 p.m. Nov. 15.
The Sterling North Book and Film Festival in Edgerton has traditionally featured famous authors from the around the country. This year, locals will get a chance to shine.
Most people are familiar with “One Thousand and One Nights” through references in Disney's “Aladdin” movie. But the ancient series of Middle Eastern stories—often referred to as “Arabian Nights”—is a deeper, darker look at human nature than Disney's storytellers envisioned.
Yonder Mountain String Band combines progressive bluegrass music with a jam band approach that caught fire a few years after the band formed in 1998. The band has recorded five studio albums and released a total of nine albums.
This is a listing of local night spots featuring live entertainment. Call the Gazette at 608-755-8258, or fax your listing to 608-755-8349 by 5 p.m. Tuesday. There is no charge. Scheduling changes do occur, so when in doubt, contact the venue before you head out to see a band.
"What I hate is re-reading something I thought was solid, then realizing it's garbage." —Author Kevin Speth on what he hates about writing