While there is much interpretation in the world of dance, ballet can be relied upon to stick to classic, beautiful and appealing artistry. Such is the case with the Moscow Festival Ballet, whose renditions of classic pieces such as "Swan Lake," "Sleeping Beauty" and "Giselle" created by lege…

Art

A new exhibit of ceramic sculpture opens this week at Hammond Hall Gallery at Jacksonville State University. The art exhibit, called "Object: Permanence" will be up through Jan. 27. The opening reception is Thursday from 5-7 p.m.

The Main Street Art project (MAP) is throwing an art parade on Saturday in downtown Anniston. Called "Art Moves Me," participants are invited to add flair to a bicycle, wheelchair, skateboard, stroller or scooter, then roll down Noble Street.

It’s going to be a melodic spring. Upcoming musical events include an Oxford Community Chorus concert, a recital by Anne Kerr and Friends and the Cheaha Creative Arts’ presentation of "An Evening of Fine Arts."

Jean Ann Oglesby has a background in public relations and marketing and has worked for a telephone company and local businesses. Today, she serves as market manager for Downtown Market, a farmers market in downtown Anniston, which opens for the 2016 season on Saturday.

Larry May owns CD Cellar record store on Noble Street in downtown Anniston. CD Cellar sells CDs, vinyl, clothing, jewelry and accessories and has hosted performances from several artists including Lydia Loveless, St. Paul and the Broken Bones, and Yelawolf. He is a partner in the Model City …

Serve something up at an event and people will come, as every hostess knows. The musicians of the JSU Community Orchestra are offering delicious candies — in the form of music — at Tuesday evening’s concert, directed by Darryl Harris.