Arts & Theater News

The biggest challenge for creators of art is to tackle the difficulties inherent in the object they seek to craft. In the name of originality and expression, for instance, a composer must tackle the constraints of form, the “rules” of orchestration, and the limitations of each specific instr…

A selection of performances highlighted in the 2017 fall arts guide to appeal to every kind of audience member. There is fun to be had with characters from the dastardly dashing Monty Navarro to Dr. Seuss' grouchy Grinch. 

We know, we know. You've been losing good sleep over what music to play while enjoying the total solar eclipse on Aug. 21. Or maybe not. Anyway, you're awake now, right? So you might as well bop to our rockin,' swingin' playlist as you wait for totality. By Valerie Schremp Hahn