Smart Living Weekly – November 21, 2018

  ‘Nutcracker’ Returns to the Coronado Right in Our Region: Every holiday season, ballet companies across the country don colorful costumes and perform against imaginative backdrops to Tchaikovsky’s famous score…
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Rockford Dance Company’s ‘The Nutcracker’ Returns

Every year, Rockford Dance Company dazzles local audiences with its production of “The Nutcracker.” Learn why this year’s production is leaping to new heights.

Smart Living Weekly – April 18, 2018

  Special Concert Honors Lincoln Laureates Right in Our Region: The public is invited to a very special concert and ceremony at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 5 at Coronado…
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Lincoln Laureates to Celebrate in the Forest City

At the 1964 New York World’s Fair, brilliant minds conceived the idea of having an annual recognition ceremony for outstanding Illinosians. This year, the Lincoln Academy convenes in Rockford for the first time in nearly 50 years.

Smart Living Weekly – December 13, 2017

  RSO Holiday Pops Concert This Weekend Right in Our Region: The beautiful Coronado Performing Arts Center will provide the backdrop for Rockford Symphony Orchestra’s (RSO) annual Holiday Pops concert…
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4 Holiday-Inspired Shows to Enjoy This Season

For loved ones who prefer “experiences” over “gifts,” why not consider gifting them tickets to a holiday-themed show? Here are some of the best plays, musicals and concerts happening in our area this holiday season.

Smart Living Weekly – October 25, 2017

  Rockford Symphony Surprises in New Season Right in Our Region: Science. The Reformation. Fantasy. Classic organ. Country. They all play a role in the Rockford Symphony Orchestra’s 2017/2018 season,…
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Surprises Await in Rockford Symphony Orchestra’s New Season

An exciting, yet challenging lineup is in store for Rockford Symphony Orchestra’s 2017/2018 season. Mark your calendar now and take a peek at what’s to come.

An Arts & Cultural Events Guide

A handy resource for some of the top-notch venues, performance groups and visual arts centers in northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin.

Smart Living Weekly – January 18, 2017

  A Great Violinist Comes to the Coronado Right in Our Region: One of America’s greatest violinists, Rachel Barton Pine, joins the Rockford Symphony Orchestra (RSO) on Jan. 21 at…
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