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St. Cecilia Music Center Kicks Off New Concert Series

Here's exciting music news from the local scene.  A new concert series with favorite West Michigan musicians will kick off on Tuesday, January 10 at St. Cecilia Music Center in Downtown Grand Rapids.

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St. Cecilia Will Open ‘School of Music for Adults’ in January

There’s something new at St. Cecilia Music Center to help adults develop their musical singing savvy. Three programs are starting up for the "singer at heart" in January 2013.

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Grand Rapids Cultural Marketing Group Receives National Award

Congratulations to another Grand Rapids Award winner.  The Grand Rapids Cultural Marketing Group (CMG), consisting of members from area arts and cultural organizations, has received the Arts Destination Marketing Award 2012 from the Destination Marketing Association International (DMAI) and Americans for the Arts for its role in the Culture Pass GR program. The award was presented to 2012 CMG board president Kerri VanderHoff at the annual National Arts Marketing Project Conference (NAMPC) in Charlotte, North Carolina on November 10, 2012. As a collaborative effort of more than 20 area arts and cultural institutions, the multi-faceted pass was launched by the Culture Marketing Group to innovatively promote awareness, membership, and tourism opportunities.

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Opera Grand Rapids Illustrations Receive National Honors

Have you seen them?  The street banners for Opera Grand Rapids?  They have been all over town, the bold primary colored images depicting the stories of classic operas.

Now the banners  will soon be seen around the Nation.

Illustrations for Opera Grand Rapids’ 2012-13 season were recently accepted through a juried process for inclusion in the Society of Illustrators annual exhibition and book.

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LaughFest Adds More Comedy Shows and Events

Gilda’s LaughFest, the nation’s first-ever, community-wide festival of laughter, has announced the return of The Blue Late Night Comedy Series and three returning showcases: Best of the Midwest, Stand-up Comedy Competition and the Clean Comedy Showcase for this year’s celebration designed for everyone.  Other major entertainers who will

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St. Cecilia Music Center
St. Cecilia Music Center
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“NYC2GR” Comes Alive in Grand Rapids at St. Cecilia Music Center November 29

The long-awaited collaboration between our own St. Cecilia Music Center and the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center in New York City, begins this Thursday night.

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Artist Turns Old Comic Books Into Awesome Collages

While we’re still hanging on to our dog-eared copy of ‘Stripperella No. 1,’ strictly for sentimental reasons, of course, Mike Alcantara is doing something much more creative with his old comic books.

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Tierney Sutton
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Jazz Comes to Grand Rapids Tonight With the Tierney Sutton Band

Tonight is a very big night in Grand Rapids.

The Tierney Sutton Band will breeze into town for a return performance at St. Cecilia Music Center, tonight, November 15, at 7:30 p.m.

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“A Christmas Carol” Opens November 16th on Grand Rapids Civic Theater’s Stage

Haven't you always wished you could fly?  I have.  I used to imagine that I could fly, just like Superman.  Look...up in the sky...it's a bird...it's a plane...no, it's.....ME!  Ah, the mind of a child...a little touched, but I had fun.

Well, last Thursday, I nearly had that much fun.  No, I didn't fly, but I got to watch other people fly.  No, really, fly.  Okay, for real, with a little help.

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“Flashdance The Musical” Comming to Grand Rapids Before Broadway

Remember the 1983 iconic movie, Flashdance?  Of course you do, and the hit songs that came from the movie, Flashdance, Oh What a Feeling, and so many more.  It was the movie that made Jennifer Beals a star.

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Shakespeare’s “Midsummer Night’s Dream” in Forest Hills

Theater in Grand Rapids just keeps growing.   And it's encouraging to see quality theater begin at the school level.

Forest Hills Central High School, long known for quality productions, bring Shakespeare to the stage with his hilarious comedy, "Midsummer Night's Dream."

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A Coffee Table Book/Cookbook for the Holidays From the Grand Rapids Symphony

The Grand Rapids Symphony Women’s Committee this week will unveil “Encore!” a beautiful new coffee table book celebrating the arts, life and food in Grand Rapids.

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