“The Fine Things of Youth: Willa Cather’s Lucy Gayheart in Words and Music”

The Norris Cultural Arts Center Presents  “The Fine Things of Youth: Willa Cather’s Lucy Gayheart in Words and Music.”  on Sunday, January 14 at 3 p.m. From the NCAC:  This unique hybrid work combines elements of literature, dramatic reading, theater, history and sublime songs, performed with deep conviction by baritone Evan Bravos, actress/singer Jill Anderson and collaborative pianist Shannon…

CALL FOR ARTISTS – New Fox Valley Arts Event

Fox River Arts’ Inaugural Event – the Fox River Arts Ramble, a one day tour of arts in the Valley – is coming up on April 21, 2018.  Awesome! For those interested in participating, the commitment deadline is December 1, 2017. Open Studios, Open Mics, Indoors, Outdoors. Visual, Culinary, Written and/or Performing Art. Any discipline….

ArtsFest FEATURES! The Jumpin’ 100 Block of West Main

Steel Beam Theatre – 111 W. Main Street It’s SBT’s 16th season of wonderful theater.  During ArtsFest, they’re producing 100 Years of Broadway, The 1st Century of Musicals. This original musical evening takes you on a journey through the major milestones of Broadway hits – and near misses – that make up the American showtune…

ArtsFest FEATURES! MORE Galleries 2…

Sculpture in the Park – The 12th Annual Sculpture in the Park runs May through mid-October each year. This event’s purpose is to raise awareness of the sculptural arts and the beautiful parks in downtown St. Charles. The Foundation strives to provide striking sculptural works with substantial breadth and depth in both subject matter and…

ArtsFest FEATURES! Galleries, Jazzfest, Geneva Film Fest

Between now and September 17, we’ll be featuring the programs that make up ArtsFest.  This week’s features are the SCAC’s Pop-Up Galleries, the Downtown St. Charles Partnership’s Jazz Weekend, and the Geneva Film Festival’s “Best of the Festival” – showing at the Library and at Steel Beam Theatre.  Come Celebrate The Arts! ArtsFest Juried Pop-Up…

COMING SOON! 6th Annual ArtsFest

The 6th Annual ArtsFest – ALL of the ARTS, ALL over TOWN – is coming to St. Charles Friday, September 8 through Sunday, September 17. The event features multiple artistic disciplines in venues all over the city including art galleries, film, music, spoken word/poetry, and live theater.  Featured events include the Pop-Up Art Galleries at…

Steel Beam Theatre’s Spotlight Gala

Steel Beam Theatre invites you to come to their Spotlight Gala on Friday May 5 at Eagle Brook Country Club.  Featuring a lovely meal, silent auctions galore, and wonderful entertainment – all to benefit Steel Beam Theatre as they approach their 17th season in downtown St. Charles. SBT Spotlight Gala: Comedy Tonight! Friday May 5,…