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Upcoming events

26
Jul
2017

07-26-2017

"Subterranean Books will be hosting the art work of Timothy Wagner as part of the Loop Arts Fest,  with an opening reception Friday, June 23rd from 6pm to 8pm.

 

Timothy Wagner works as a mixed media artist using a wide variety of media from found imagery to inks. All of the art is created on reclaimed materials such as vinyl records, wood and canvas. 

 

Timothy's work is thought-provoking and a visual language that is an approach to expression of form, space and color, referencing our natural world and its surroundings. "The ambiguity of my work is created on a subconscious level."

 

Work will be on display June 15 - August 31.

 

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

 

Subterranean Books is located at:

6275 Delmar St. Louis, MO 63130"

26
Jul
2017

07-26-2017 - 09-06-2017 6:30 pm

Enjoy free O’Fallon Jammin’ concerts in Civic Park, and hear a different band each Tuesday evening from 6:30 – 9 p.m. July 11 through August 22. Food trucks and concessionaires will sell gourmet and specialty food, desserts, frozen treats and cold beverages, including wine and beer. Bring chairs or blankets for lawn seating around the Civic Park Bandstand. An ADA-accessible playground, walking path and restrooms are located nearby.

26
Jul
2017

Join us for an evening with the National Blues Museum with performances by Brian Curran and Adam Andrews

26
Jul
2017

"WHAT: “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” 

WHEN: July 26-30

WHERE: Donald D. Shook Fine Arts Building theater, St. Charles Community College, 4601 Mid Rivers Mall Dr. in Cottleville

COST:  Free to SCC students with ID; $8 general admission; $6 seniors, veterans and students; $5 Budget Wednesdays

CONTACT INFO: Lynne Snyder, director, lsnyder@stchas.edu or 636-922-8325

 

NEWS STORY FORMAT

 

Center Stage Theatre to present ‘You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown’ July 26-30

 

St. Charles Community College’s Center Stage Theatre will present You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown July 26-30 in the Donald D. Shook Fine Arts Building theater on the SCC campus.  

 

The all-ages show will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, July 26-29, and 2 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, July 29-30. Tickets are free to SCC students with ID, or $8 general admission and $6 seniors, veterans and students. The campus is located at 4601 Mid Rivers Mall Drive in Cottleville.

 

This revival of the original 1967 musical is a fresh approach to the comic book world of Charles Schulz. All your favorite characters are here: Charlie Brown, Sally, Linus, Lucy, Schroeder and even Snoopy as they experience “an average day in the life of Charlie Brown.” It really is just that – a day made up of little moments picked from various comic strips and set to music. Come see Charlie and the gang battle with kites, book reports, baseball games, Valentine’s Day and childhood crushes before finally realizing what true happiness is all about.

 

The cast includes Justin M. Spurgeon and Allison Arana of O’Fallon; Becky Loughridge, Gea Rose Henry and Isaiah Henry of St. Peters and Alexander Gage Whitehurst of Wentzville. 

 

The crew includes Lynne Snyder, Gene Ditch, Jeff Roop, Deborah Phillips, Alex Solomon, Travis McIntyre and Brendan Van Keuren. 

 

Follow Center Stage Theatre on Facebook at facebook.com/SCCCenterStage.

 

For more information, contact Lynne Snyder, director, at lsnyder@stchas.edu or 636-922-8325."

26
Jul
2017

The Mighty Pines play The Whitaker Music Festival at The Missouri Botanical Gardens! 7:30-9:30pm. Free show.

26
Jul
2017

07-26-2017

Make sure to attend our Young Frankenstein Movie Night July 26th. We will have hotdogs, popcorn, and nachos as well as themed drink specials. We look forward to seeing you there!

26
Jul
2017

07-26-2017 - 05-10-2018

KASIMU TAYLOR TRIO & special guests | 9pm – 11pm

Part of the Kranzberg Arts Foundation’s #JazzCrawl in Grand Center, along with KDHX Magnolia Café Jazz Happy Hour, Kranzberg Arts Center’s Jazz Jam, and Nancy’s Café Simulcast at Jazz at the Bistro.

The Dark Room is the third leg of an evening of live jazz standards and collaborations, featuring “The Trio”:

Kasimu Taylor – Trumpet, Nathan Jatcko – Piano, Ben Wheeler – Bass

“Wine Flight Wednesdays”, where sommelier selected wine flights are only $15. Experience exciting wines from around the world while listening to some of STL’s finest jazz practitioners!

27
Jul
2017

"St. Charles Community College will host an exhibit featuring artwork from its Continuing Education students and instructors July 17-Aug. 3. The show, titled “Art Extravaganza,” will be in the gallery of the Donald D. Shook Fine Arts Building on the SCC campus in Cottleville.

 

The gallery will feature artwork from students of all ages who have participated in the Continuing Education Department’s 2015-2017 classes and summer camps, as well as their instructors. 

 

Meet the artists and instructors at a reception from 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 3, in the Fine Arts Building gallery. 

 

Gallery hours are 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Fridays, and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. on Saturdays. The exhibit is free and open to the public.

 

The exhibition is open to all who have attended an SCC Continuing Education art, craft, photography or computer design class in the past 24 months. Artwork must be original work created by the artist within the past two years and not previously shown at SCC.

 

Those interested in showcasing their work can submit up to five works. Acceptance is dependent on the number of overall entries and space available. Entry forms must be received by the Continuing Education office in the John M. McGuire Humanities Building, Room 103, by Friday, July 7. 

 

This is not a juried show, and there is no entry fee.

 

For entry forms and rules on how to apply, visit stchas.edu/ceartshow or call 636-922-8233. For more information about the exhibit, contact Lynn Watkins at 636-922-8309."

27
Jul
2017

The Strauss Park ALIVE Festival will transform Strauss Park, located in the heart of the Grand Center Arts District, into an 8-week, summer-themed celebration of arts and life! Join us for the ALIVE Kick-Off and happy hour on July 5th, or enjoy any of the weekly scheduled events such as live music, dance, spoken word, theatre, and other family-friendly activities.

27
Jul
2017

07-27-2017 - 07-29-2017 4:00 pm

The largest and most comprehensive exhibit to date of dozens of the original Painting for Peace boards will be featured at this year’s national Urban League convention at the convention center in downtown St. Louis. Plywood boards which covered hundreds of storefronts following the unrest in November 2014 along the streets of Ferguson, Dellwood and St. Louis city were transformed into colorful and inspiring paintings by hundreds of artists and volunteers. This exhibit is one of a kind, free and open to the public at 701 Convention Plaza, St. Louis, 63101 from 10a.m. - 4p.m. on Thursday July 27 until Saturday July 29. Regions Bank is a proud supporter of the exhibit.

27
Jul
2017

Variation and Adaptations, on display 6/2/17 through 7/29/17, is an exhibit curated by Artists First, an organization that has long worked to promote the artwork of individuals challenged by physical or psychological obstacles. While typically judged by society as impaired, this organization advocates for these artists to be considered as equal, not other, within the visual art community by their unique perspectives and life experiences. Angela Gipson, Jeff Johnson, and Jimmy Holmes will each present a body of work specific to their use of media and focused examinations.

27
Jul
2017

07-27-2017

"Subterranean Books will be hosting the art work of Timothy Wagner as part of the Loop Arts Fest,  with an opening reception Friday, June 23rd from 6pm to 8pm.

 

Timothy Wagner works as a mixed media artist using a wide variety of media from found imagery to inks. All of the art is created on reclaimed materials such as vinyl records, wood and canvas. 

 

Timothy's work is thought-provoking and a visual language that is an approach to expression of form, space and color, referencing our natural world and its surroundings. "The ambiguity of my work is created on a subconscious level."

 

Work will be on display June 15 - August 31.

 

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

 

Subterranean Books is located at:

6275 Delmar St. Louis, MO 63130"

27
Jul
2017

America’s national parks are breathing spaces in a world in which such spaces are steadily disappearing. Now Terry Tempest Williams, the author of the environmental classic “Refuge” and the beloved memoir ”When Women Were Birds,” presents ”The Hour of Land,” a literary celebration of our national parks, an exploration of what they mean to us and what we mean to them. Part memoir, part natural history, and part social critique,”The Hour of Land” is a meditation and a manifesto on why wild lands matter to the soul of America.

27
Jul
2017

Author Bill Clevlen will read from and sign copies of his new book 100 Things to Do in America Before You Die. Copies of the book will be sold at the event.

27
Jul
2017

07-27-2017

"Join us on Skid Row with the Ignite Cast of Little Shop of Horrors

Rated: PG13 

 

The meek floral assistant Seymour Krelborn stumbles across a new breed of plant he names "Audrey II" - after his coworker crush. This foul-mouthed, R&B-singing carnivore promises unending fame and fortune to the down and out Krelborn as long as he keeps feeding it, BLOOD. Over time, though, Seymour discovers Audrey II's out of this world origins and intent towards global domination!

 

A deviously delicious Broadway and Hollywood sci-fi smash musical, Little Shop Of Horrors has devoured the hearts of theatre goers for over 30 years. Howard Ashman and Alan Menken (Disney's The Little Mermaid, Beauty And The Beast, and Aladdin) are the creative geniuses behind what has become one of the most popular shows in the world."

27
Jul
2017

Left Bank Books welcomes author and independent consultant Jason Makansi, who will sign and discuss his new book, "Painting By Numbers: How to Sharpen Your BS Detector and Smoke Out the Experts"!

This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "Painting By Numbers" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line.

How well do you know what you think you know? If you've ever pored over election polling data, argued about climate change, or read an article describing the latest study on a topic you care about, "Painting By Numbers" is for you. Written in an entertaining and approachable style and with humorous illustrations to help explain complex modeling concepts, "Painting By Numbers" helps make sense of the numbers shaping modern society. Using examples drawn from polling data, medicine, climate modeling, and more, "Painting By Numbers" is the essential toolkit with 12 commandments for evaluating the numbers that shape our lives.

27
Jul
2017

07-27-2017 -8:30 pm

This month we explore the newest groundbreaking addition to the Radiotopia family, Ear Hustle. Released last month, Ear Hustle is already topping charts as the first podcast produced entirely from within prison walls. Bay area artist, Nigel Poor, teams up with San Quentin inmates, Earlonne Woods and Antwan Williams, to shed light on the social dynamics, culture and day to day struggles of prison life as told by the incarcerated inmates themselves.

Listen to the first 3 episodes of Ear Hustle; and come prepared for exceptional dialogue.

• Episode One: Cellies

• Episode Two: Misguided Loyalties

• Episode Three: Looking Out

You can find the first three episodes of Ear Hustle at www.earhustlesq.com or find them on iTunes.

This event is open to all, whether you are an avid podcast listener or entirely new. Attendance is limited to 25.

27
Jul
2017

07-27-2017 - 08-26-2017

Explore friendship and revenge in 9 TO 5, as three female coworkers give their sexist boss the boot and change their workplace for the better in this hilarious musical romp with toe-tapping tunes by Dolly Parton! Based on the 1980 hit movie, this Rolodex era office take-over will make you laugh, cry, and ultimately cheer the exploits of Violet, Judy, and Doralee as they discover the joys of working 9 to 5!

27
Jul
2017

07-27-2017
STAIRWELL HUMOUR FEATURING TIMOTHY APPLEWHITE
Stairwell Humour is a band founded by Timothy Applewhite in St. Louis, MO. While the band lineup changes depending on the venue, the only permanent member of the group is Timothy Applewhite. Applewhite is a multi-instrumentalist, vocalist, and the sole writer of the group's original music. While Stairwell Humour plays many live covers from a vast array of influences, the debut album of originals from Stairwell Humour is anticipated to be out in the Summer 2017.

 

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