Back to Top
 

bnnr artsentertainment

posticon Dallas Brass Give Kids Concert at Kulp

Arts and Entertainment | Friday, March 15, 2019 | By - Print
Pin It
dallasbrass
The Dallas Brass, one of the premiere brass ensembles in the world, will perform a concert and masterclass at Ithaca High School, Kulp Auditorium, on Tuesday, March 19, 2019, at 10:00am. Over 500 Ithaca City School District student musicians will attend. The Dallas Brass will also perform side-by-side with their community partner, the Ithaca Concert Band, in a 7:00pm concert on Tuesday, March 19th, at Ford Hall in the Whalen Center for Music on the campus of Ithaca College. 

Pin It

Read more ...

posticon Writing Competition Winners To Be Honored

Arts and Entertainment | Friday, March 15, 2019 | By Lindsey White Print
Pin It
schwartzcenter cornell120The winners of the Cornell University Department of Performing and Media Arts' Heermans-McCalmon undergraduate writing competition will be honored on Friday, March 22, at 4:30 p.m. in the Class of '56 Dance Theatre, Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts.  The presentation includes a staged reading of the first-place winning play, "Unwinding" by Elle Rothermich '19, directed by associate professor Beth F. Milles. The second-place play, "How to Spell Permission" by Rachel Whalen '19, will be presented in a table read.

Guest filmmaker Shadae Lamar Smith will share his professional directing input for "Lost & Found" by Loila Briggs '19, first-place winner in the screenplay category. Smith will present a style plan, explaining how he would approach the script if he were to film it. The second-place screenplay, "Costumes" by Ryan Delouya '19, will also be presented in a table read.

Pin It

Read more ...

posticon Jamestown Comedy Center Becomes National Comedy Center Of The United States

Arts and Entertainment | Friday, March 15, 2019 | By Office of Congressman Tom Reed Print
Pin It
capitalbuilding3 600
Washington, DC - Congressman Tom Reed and Senators Charles E. Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand announced Tuesday that their legislation designating Jamestown's National Comedy Center as the official "National Comedy Center" of the United States has passed Congress and been signed into law as part of the 2019 Lands Package.

The Comedy Center, located in downtown Jamestown and partially built to honor the vision of Jamestown native Lucille Ball, serves as a landmark that celebrates America's rich comedic history. Reed, Schumer and Gillibrand said their bill will help solidify the facility as a civic landmark and cultural institution, and the home of comedy in the United States.

Pin It

Read more ...

funniesheading

Lansing in a Nutshell


Past "Lansing In A Nutshell" comics