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BIFF: 10 Days of Recognizing Women in Film

Year after year, downtown Beloit is full of bustling energy during The Beloit International Film Festival. Discover what films stand out this year.

Rockford University students are performing “Techies,” a new musical comedy, on their home stage before bringing the show to New York this spring. (Rockford University photos)
Rockford University Debuts New Musical

It’s rare for college students to debut a Broadway-league musical, and yet it’s happening, right here in Rockford. Learn how this opportunity arose for Rockford University students.

Relive the beloved musical “The Sound of Music” with Maria and the Von Trapp family on March 26 at Rockford’s Coronado Performing Arts Center.
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 at some of the many arts venues near you.

After he retired in 1996, Dr. Roger Goodspeed became a full-fledged artist. His abstract work has been garnering local attention over the past five years.
Freeport’s Dr. Roger Goodspeed: Transforming Music into Abstract Art

After he retired in 1996, Dr. Roger Goodspeed became a full-fledged artist. Meet the man whose abstract work has been garnering local attention over the past five years.

Kane Brown, a promising young country star from Nashville, visits Rockford’s BMO Harris Bank Center on Feb. 15.
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 at some of the many arts venues near you.