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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.

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

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.

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.

“Corteo” is a Cirque du Soleil production that has toured to 64 cities and 19 countries. Tickets are on sale for six performances occurring from April 5 to 8 at the BMO Harris Bank Center, in Rockford. (Photo provided by "Corteo")
Cirque du Soleil’s ‘Corteo’ Swings into Rockford

Acrobats, musicians, singers and actors showcase their talent in “Corteo,” a family-friendly production that attempts to evoke awe, excitement and sometimes even tears from the audience.