‘Don’t Dress for Dinner’ serves up laughs at Kent County Theatre Guild

DOVER — The Kent County Theatre Guild is bringing an adaption of the French farce, “Don’t Dress for Dinner” to the stage starting this weekend. The show was first read by the Guild’s play committee a few years ago and at the time, the show’s director Steve Caporricio thought it was great. He has been […]

BEST BETS: Kabler brings the comedy spirit of Robin Williams to Milton

Roger Kabler thought he was done with it all. After a couple of decades in show business as a standup comic, actor and director, along with having his own sitcom for a season, Mr. Kabler was headed to live in the woods of New England to become a full-time painter. “I tried to come back […]

Wheels in motion for revamped Amish Country Bike Tour

DOVER — With a new location for the start and finish, the 32nd annual Amish Bike Country Tour is expected to draw a record number of cyclists on Saturday. “We are thrilled,” said Katie Kazimir, director of communications and events for Bike Delaware. “We have more than 1,200 riders preregistered, and depending on the weather, […]

BEST BETS: Filasky to light up Sunroom Songwriters Series

After 20 years of serving the country mainly as a combat engineer in the U.S. Air Force and “with more time than I knew what to do with,” Jason Filasky has taken his retirement in a quite unexpected direction. Mr. Filasky, 45, a native of Middletown now living in Milton, has become a troubadour of […]

National Folk Festival coming to Salisbury this weekend

SALISBURY, Md.. — The 78th National Folk Festival is coming to downtown Salisbury, Maryland Friday thorough Sunday complete with music, dance, crafts, food and more and its free to attend. The National Folk Festival is a large-scale three-day outdoor festival and is the longest running multicultural celebration in the nation! Every three years the National […]

Milton’s Jimmie Allen to play free concert before Dover NASCAR race

DOVER – Country music artist Jimmie Allen, a Delaware native who is now making waves as a rising star in Nashville, will perform a free concert for Monster Mile fans on Sunday, Oct. 7 before the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoff race at Dover International Speedway, track officials announced today. Mr. Allen, a native […]

Impressionist Caliendo to perform at Dover Downs Jan. 18

DOVER – Frank Caliendo, whose impressions of sports figures, politicians and other celebrities have made him a household name across America, will perform at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino’s Rollins Center on Friday, Jan. 18 at 9 p.m. Tickets will go on sale Tuesday at noon and can be purchased online at doverdowns.com. Ticket prices range […]

Dover-bound Blue Oyster Cult’s Bloom talks band’s history, cowbell and more

DOVER — Let’s get one thing out of the way right now. Stop with your cowbell references. Eric Bloom has it heard all before. Mr. Bloom, one of the original lead singers and guitarists for the seminal rock band Blue Oyster Cult, says the legendary “Saturday Night Live” skit depicting the recording session of the […]

BEST BETS: Dover Air Force Base concert salutes those who serve country

The U.S. Air Force is saying thank you to all of its hard-working men and women at the Dover Air Force Base Sunday with an End of the Summer Music Festival. Presented by Air Force Services Activity and open solely to Dover Air Force Base personnel, retirees, Reservists and their families, the day will feature […]

‘American Indian Melodies’ to be explored this weekend in Dover

DOVER — Valerie Kauffman always felt there was a lack of attention and research of Native American music history and how it ties into conventional American history. “It’s an area that’s has had very little attention or research,” Ms. Kauffman said. “I think that it’s important for the country to realize how much the Native […]