We’ll benefit from the musical imaginations of famous composers and accomplished musicians in two concerts at Anniston churches. Today at 4 p.m. at the Church of St. Michael and All Angels, Charles Kennedy will give an organ concert. (The concert was rescheduled from last week due to incleme…
The Jacksonville Public Library is bringing people and information together in a new and different way with a series of four Saturday workshops called "Adulting 101."
Editor's note: Due to inclement weather, the organ concert by George M. Kennedy has been rescheduled for Jan. 15 at 4 p.m. at the Church of St. Michael and All Angels.
What’s in a name? If you’re Shakespeare, the idea of names might seem a bit silly, but if you’re in a band, it’s a make-or-break situation.
“Let Heaven and Nature String,” the group’s annual Christmas concert, will be Saturday at 5 p.m. at First United Methodist Church in Ashland.
There’s already a feeling around town that only the holidays can bring. The performing arts, including sacred music and a comedy with gospel music, help express this excitement and celebration. Hear the words and songs in these presentations and make them your own.
Throughout his life, legendary singer Marvin Gaye’s No. 1 form of expression was music, from his early Motown days with finger-snapping tracks like "Can I Get A Witness?" and "Pride and Joy," into his lovebird years with duet partner Tammi Terrell, to introspective moments in "What’s Going O…
"The Nutcracker," performed by the Alabama Ballet, is here again to usher in a traditional Christmas on Dec. 4 at 2 p.m. at the Anniston Performing Arts Center. It is being presented by the Knox Concert Series for the 35th year.
When it comes to creativity, Dara Murphy is a human kaleidoscope. She is a playwright, graphic artist, pianist, photographer, jewelry designer and motivational speaker.
Who says you need to travel to New York to catch your favorite Broadway show? On Thursday, the Broadway Boys are heading to the Oxford Performing Arts Center to showcase their spin on some of the more notable songs to come from the Great White Way.
There’s a certain thrill of the find when you come upon a needed or hoped-for item at an arts and crafts market.
The Oxford Community Chorus concert on Nov. 15 will give us reasons, in song, to be grateful at Thanksgiving and joyous at Christmas. The program at 7 p.m. at the Oxford Performing Arts Center includes classical, spiritual, pop and patriotic music. The words and melodies express positive feelings.
His mother originally wanted him to be a priest. When he was 11, he asked for a guitar, but his parents instead gave him an accordion.
The power of music is difficult to fully explain; it is best experienced. Such an experience awaits those at the Festival of Sacred Choral Music today at 2:30 p.m. at Anniston’s First United Methodist Church.
When it comes to making a change in your life, the trajectory might go like this: After entertaining your "Sleepy-Eyed Thoughts," you decide that you have "Made Up Your Mind" and are "Headed West." You travel through a few "Hot Coals," but you make it through OK, find your destination, and t…
When pianist Jeff Taylor moved from his native upstate New York to Nashville nearly three decades ago, he couldn’t have predicted that he’d end up in one of the most respected and eclectic folk/country music groups in the South.
When Brent Borrelli of Oxford was 12 years old, he and his mother, Tammy, moved to California for several months so he could pursue an acting career. His father, Donnie, gave them his blessing.