A proposed Children’s Reading Room at the Houston Cole Library at Jacksonville State University can be not only a dynamic facility for elementary school children but an educational tool that fosters a love for reading in children throughout east central Alabama.
Celebrate autumn with some bright and lively music by the Cheaha Consort, an ensemble of six players who will present a chamber music program on Sept. 25 at 3 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church in Anniston.
Known as “The Gallant Pelham” for his personal courage, the Civil War artillery officer was born in Alexandria and lived from 1838 to 1863. He was killed in action at Kelly’s Ford, Va.
Hans Christian Andersen said, "Where words fail, music speaks." Musical emotions will be expressed when the Lopez Tabor Duo performs Sept. 13 at The Music Center in Temple Beth Israel in Gadsden.
The Oxford Performing Arts Center has announced its next art exhibit for the Martin-Lett Gallery of Art: "A Cast of Blues," comprised of life-cast masks of 40 blues musicians made by sculptor Sharon McConnell-Dickerson. The exhibit will be open Sept. 1-Oct. 20.
Jennie Wall is heeding the advice of composer Antonin Dvorak, even though the two are musicians from different centuries. "Everyone should learn music and, if possible, sing in the church," said the Bohemian composer. "It is here that music is shared, and perhaps later those in the pews will…
It’s been said that a room full of art is a library of thoughts and knowledge. It’s a way of learning without reading the printed page.
Based on the Tony Awards format, the 11th annual Randy Awards were held at Garfrerick’s Café on Tuesday night. The event was a time to applaud the volunteers who brought last season’s CAST community theater productions to the stage. The emcees were Michelle Bain, awards chairman, and Chris Hartley.
For a taste of New York City life, visit downtown Gadsden. Glimpses of one man’s lifestyle can be seen in an exhibit by Brooklyn artist Stewart Nachmias at the Mary G.Hardin Center for Cultural Arts Center, 501 Broad St.
While it’s hot enough outside, you can feel a heat wave of another kind at the annual JSU Visual Arts Society exhibit this month at Hammond Hall Gallery.
The statue of Samuel Noble at 10th Street and Quintard Avenue in Anniston has a personal meaning for Carolyn Orchid. She lives in the large, elegant dwelling that became the city founder’s home in the late 1800s.
Rebecca Burt is giving programs at libraries this month about her father’s book "Recollections: My Folks and Fields." Her father, Eddie B. Rozelle, wrote the book in the late 1950s. It is set in the Hatchett Creek area of Clay County. Recently, Burt finished a two-year project of re-editing …
It’s summer in the city again. Soon there will be art in the city, too. Committee members of Main Street Arts Project (MAP), working with the City of Anniston, are making sure that visual art appears downtown in places where color and design are needed.
Get all the details on “The Spring Fling” musical comedy presented by Jacksonville’s The Music Box ... the new art exhibit opening at Nunnally’s Noble Frame & Gallery in Anniston ... and an organ concert at Anniston’s First United Methodist Church.
Martin Luther could not have imagined the many forms music would take in the centuries following his life. But this kind of variety will be on stage in the Oxford Performing Arts Center’s 2016-17 season.