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David A. Gingerich and Dan Klarer in “Whistling in the Dark, a Sherlock Holmes Adventure.” (John Cobb photo)
Artists’ Ensemble Theater: Delivering the Unexpected for 14 Years

The Rockford region craves art that’s challenging and fresh. Enter Artists’ Ensemble, a professional theater company with a rich lineup for the 2017-18 season. Hear from some of the ensemble artists who have a passion for quality plays.

“The Price is Right - Live” is coming to the Coronado Performing Arts Center, in Rockford, on Nov. 10.
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.

Actor Christopher Brady, a graduate of Hononegah High School in Rockton, is the newest director of Rock Valley College’s Starlight Theatre.
New Season, New Director at Starlight

Meet the newest leader at this Rockford summer classic, and learn about the road he took to get to where he is today.

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Music by the Lake Promises Top Musical Talent

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

Director Ian Nie leads the Turtle Creek Chamber Orchestra, which is made up of doctors, teachers, business owners and anyone else who has a love for music.
Turtle Creek: Performing Just for the Love of Music

t’s quite possible to look up and see your doctor performing with the Turtle Creek Chamber Orchestra. Learn how this orchestra got its start and find out what they are doing for local kids.