Posts Tagged ‘Erie’

  • the-real-fringe

    Fifth annual Fringe Fest Erie begins

    Jan 21, 15 • 199 Views • Arts & LeisureNo Comments

    by Theater creates a world of its own with endless possibilities for interpretations and visions. As an actor or actress, the expression of these visions is limited due to the direction of a director, organization of the scenic and costume designers and the...

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    Orchestra pays tribute to American leader

    Jan 21, 15 • 175 Views • Arts & LeisureNo Comments

    by The Erie Chamber Orchestra performed its annual concert “Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr.” at Cathedral Prep High School Friday. “Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr.,” performed annually for the past 37 years, is one of the Erie Chamber...

  • Dorian-Grey-Review

    Wilde about ‘Dorian Grey’

    Nov 5, 14 • 441 Views • Arts & LeisureNo Comments

    by Dramashop’s production of “Dorian Grey” will leave its audiences talking and potentially coming back to understand the story more. This production is part of a Studio Series, which Dramashop uses to be a bit more experimental. The script, written by...

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    Museum exhibits art you can feel

    Nov 5, 14 • 341 Views • Arts & LeisureNo Comments

    by When most of us think about what art is, the first images to pop into our heads usually involve paint, clay and charcoal. Fabric and thread, for the most part, do not fall into that initial spectrum we have created to encapsulate what art is. It is easy to...

  • Workman-

    Art travels from D.C. to Erie museum

    Oct 8, 14 • 464 Views • Arts & LeisureNo Comments

    by The Erie Art Museum is currently holding an exhibition of the photographs of William E. Workman in the Ronald E. Holstein Gallery running through Feb. 7. According to the Erie Art Museum, at age 13, Workman received his first camera, and it was not long...

  • REMA1

    The city of Erie rocks

    Oct 1, 14 • 358 Views • Arts & LeisureNo Comments

    by The Bayfront Convention Center hosted the annual Rock Erie Music Awards Sunday. Artists performed on three different stages – the ballroom, lobby and the outside acoustic stage. With the new setup and the reorganization of the show, REMA ’14 began. The...

  • The Erie Art Museum hosts free yoga classes on Wednesdays and low priced exhibits throughout the year for students budgeting their money.

    Enjoy Erie on a Budget

    Sep 17, 14 • 425 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by   For students, finding things to do with your down time is important. But college student budgets often make finding activities difficult. Luckily, Erie has plenty of low-cost and even free options for students with time on their hands. There are...

  • Shrek_Erie-Playhouse

    Dreamworks film hits the stage

    Sep 17, 14 • 387 Views • Arts & LeisureNo Comments

    by “Shrek: the Musical” is based on the Dreamworks animated movie of the same name. The plot centers on an ogre named Shrek who is being forced by the tyrant, Lord Farquad, to rescue Princess Fiona from her tower and return her to Lord Farquad in order...

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    History presented to the tune of punk rock

    Sep 10, 14 • 644 Views • Arts & LeisureNo Comments

    by It’s not often that you’ll see the words “contemporary” and “history” refer to the same thing, but that’s exactly the case with Dramashop’s upcoming production of “Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson.” This rock musical, set in the time of...

  • Habibi Photo 3

    Authentic Arabic cuisine right around the corner

    Mar 12, 14 • 1221 Views • FeaturesNo Comments

    by One bite of Habibi’s hummus sent me flying back to my mother’s kitchen on Aladdin’s rug. Excuse the cliché, but it’s the truth. Being a native of the Middle East, I am always looking for something to remind me, even for a little bit, of home....