Smart Living Weekly – April 20, 2016

  ‘Ragtime’ Comes to Coronado May 4 Right in Our Region: On a multi-city tour, JAM Theatricals returns to the road with a revamped Broadway production of “Ragtime the Musical,”…
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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.






Smart Living Weekly – June 10, 2015

  Starlight Kicks Off 49th Season Right in Our Region: One might think that, after 31 years, Mike Webb would get used to the relentless stress of churning out amazing…
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Inside Our Excellent Arts Venues

We talk a lot these days about transforming our region into a better place to live, but it’s sometimes easy to forget how good we have it already. Just look at the incredible arts and entertainment assets that already exist.






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.






Events at 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.






Artists’ Ensemble Theater Kicks Off 10th Season

What began as a theater experiment has become, a decade later, a Rockford treasure. Discover how this creative group of performers is engaging the entire community in its art.






Inside Starlight Theatre’s 2013 Season

Take a look at what musical entertainment is playing this summer at Rockford’s Starlight Theatre.






Shawn Ryan: Still Loyal to His Hometown

You’ve probably watched TV shows Shawn Ryan has written or produced, like “The Chicago Code” and “Lie to Me.” As Rockford’s native son debuts his latest project, find out how his time in Rockford still impacts his writing.






Putting Shakespeare On Stage, ‘Where He Belongs’

This dedicated director of the theater has staged all 36 of Shakespeare’s original collection. Meet the man who spent 22 years chasing The Bard.