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
A quick look at some of the events going on the area this week.
Gazette restaurant reviewer Joan Neeno says Five Forks Market in Rockford offers salads, pizzas and panini sandwiches for lunch, but in the evening it turns into a tapas bar serving a nice selection of wines and cocktails.
Hedberg Public Library is hosting an annual murder mystery fundraiser for the library and The Literacy Connection. This year's theme is "Death at the Disco."