| Jan 15, 2015
| 10:14 AM
Chicago International Puppet Theater Fest has something for all ages, but not every show is rated G.
Blair Thomas has ambitious plans for the inaugural Chicago International Puppet Theater Festival. "Our festival is going to redefine what the word...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 8:21 AM
The Silk City Chorus, which has been performing for more than 50 years, is always looking to keep its shows fresh.
For instance, last year the 70-man barbershop choir constructed a pirate ship for its annual stage show.
This year the group is working...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 5:44 AM
Bring your books to the State Theatre and get a discount on tickets for Jim Henson’s "Sid The Science Kid Live" Sunday.
The State Theatre Center is holding a book drive to collect books for the Easton Area Public Library.
Donate books at the...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 2:11 PM
Jacqueline "Jackie" Watts, the former editor of The East Baltimore Guide who became an Enoch Pratt Free Library editor and graphic designer, died of cancer Dec. 30 at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. She was 61 and lived in Greektown.
"Jackie Watts was...
| Jan 11, 2015
Sid the Science Kid, using his catch phrase, has been introducing tots to "super, duper, ooper, schmooper" science since 2008.
The inquisitive preschooler stars in an animated TV show on PBS Kids, created by Jim Henson Co. Now he takes the stage in a...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 7:56 PM
ON SALE THIS WEEK
Hall and Oates, 8 p.m. Feb. 26, Sands Bethlehem Event Center, http://www.sandseventcenter.com, http://www.ticketmaster.com, 800-745-3000. Tickets: $59.50-$125, on sale at 10 a.m. Friday.
Ledisi, with Leela James and Raheem DeVaughn...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 9:58 AM
lcome to Lehigh Valley Music's Ticket Box, listing new shows on sale.
Hall and Oates at Sands Bethlehem Event Center, Iggy Azalea at Wells Fargo Center and Joan Osborne at Musikfest Cafe at ArtsQuest Center in Bethlehem are among more than 50 new...
| Dec 22, 2014
After Mystic author, Tish Rabe, penned more than 150 tales for tots, many stories about Clifford and Curious George, she wanted to create a signature character, all her own. "I wrote a rhyming book about a dinosaur. Maurus O'Roarus was a brachiosaurus who...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 7:27 AM
The holidays are a special time — that is to say, a time for specials. All over the television, the seasonal signifiers, the holly and the mistletoe, trees and lights, snowflakes and fake furs are dragged out of storage and gaily appended to...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Tribeca Film has acquired U.S. rights to the documentary "I Am Big Bird," directed and produced by Dave LaMattina and Chad Walker.
The film, which had its world premiere at Hot Docs this year, will be released theatrically and on VOD day-and-date in...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 10:05 AM
On Nov. 15, Jim Napolitano performed for two sold-out audiences at the Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry. Napolitano performed "Shadows Around the World," one of four programs, built entirely around shadow puppets, that he brings to audiences all...