Arts & Entertainment
(L-R) Maddie Hobson, Addie Fagan and Jenny Beck rehearse for “Jane Eyre,” which runs June 13-16 and July 18-22 at Starlight Theatre. (Lynne Conner photo)

Behind the Curtain of Starlight Theatre’s 52nd Season


Starlight Theatre’s summer productions are a culmination of hard work, high energy and community camaraderie. Preview this season’s lineup while glimpsing what happens behind the scenes.

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Thousands of music lovers can look forward to another exciting lineup at Music by the Lake, a popular concert series on the campus of George Williams College of Aurora University, in Williams Bay, Wis.

An Eclectic Lineup at Music by the Lake

This favorite summer series draws world-class entertainers to Williams Bay, Wis., every summer. This year’s lineup promises musical diversity, seasoned talent and well-regarded speakers.

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Grammy Award-winning saxophonist Kenny G soothes and sways audiences at Coronado Performing Arts Center, in Rockford, on June 29.

Events @ a Glance: Arts & Entertainment Calendar

There’s so much to do in our region! Here’s a look at what’s coming up this season in our many arts venues

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Rockford Art Museum, in Rockford, keeps its galleries rotating with numerous feature exhibits during the year, including the recent showing of young artists’ work, gathered from area schoolchildren.

Regional Art Museums Inspire the Soul

Art museums in our region allow children and adults to take an imaginative journey while learning a thing or two. Read about three art museums in our area and find some of the unique pieces that await inside.

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Rockford Art Museum’s Midwestern Biennial Show returns this year with a juried exhibition of multimedia work by artists from across the Midwest. It runs June 9-Sept. 30 at the riverside museum in Rockford. Shown Above: “Feeling of Falling,” by Amanda Greive, 2016, oil on wood panel.

Events @ a Glance: Arts & Entertainment Calendar

There’s so much to do in our region! Here’s a look at what’s coming up this season in our many arts venues.

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Arts & Entertainment NEWS & EVENTS
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Smart Living Weekly – June 6, 2018

  Summer Fun, Learning at Midway Village Right in Our Region: Summer is a time to get away from the routine of work and school and enter the classroom of…
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Smart Living Weekly – May 30, 2018

  German Valley Days: Big Fun in a Small Town Right in Our Region: “Laughing Out Loud” is the theme of this year’s German Valley Days, June 8-10, when the…
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Smart Living Weekly – May 23, 2018

  Garden Fair Fun at Klehm Arboretum Right in Our Region: The 25th annual Garden Fair Weekend at Klehm Arboretum continues to grow each year, thanks to the tender loving…
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