Letter to the Editor: Arts growing in Capital School District

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Capital School District residents indeed need to know certain facts about the Arts here in the Capital. As the Visual Arts teacher at Central Middle School, I want to share with the community how the arts here in Capital School District remain important and how we have expanded our programs to provide our students a […]

Letter to the Editor: Arts de-emphasized in Capital district

Capital School District residents need to have certain facts before April 3. As you may be aware, the Capital School District wants to have a referendum to build two new middle schools. Once school is to be a STEM school (Science, Technology, English and Math). The others school is to be an arts school. That […]

Auditions March 3-4 for Possum Players’ April performances of ‘Dixie Swim Club’

GEORGETOWN – Possum Point Players have issued a casting call for auditions for its April 2019 performances of the “Dixie Swim Club.” Audition dates are this Sunday, March 3 at 2 p.m. and Monday, March 4 at 7 p.m. at the Possum Hall, located at 441 Old Laurel Road, Georgetown. Auditions are open to all […]

Little River Band to play Harrington’s Exhibit Hall in November

HARRINGTON — The Entertainment Department at Harrington Raceway and Casino announced today that Little River Band will perform at Exhibit Hall on Saturday, Nov. 17 at 8 p.m. as part of the Live On Stage series line-up. Through the 1970s and 80s, LRB enjoyed chart success with multi-platinum albums and hits like: “Reminiscing,” “Cool Change,” […]

Seaford ventriloquist speaks for himself

SEAFORD — After graduating from Martin Van Buren High School in New York City, Ken Huff spent 20 years as an enlisted member of the United States Air Force. “I was a contract specialist,” said Mr. Huff. “I was stationed at three different places, but I was also in Air Force entertainment, so I got […]

Blood Sweat & Tears, featuring Bo Bice, coming to Harrington in April

HARRINGTON – Blood Sweat and Tears, featuring Bo Bice, is scheduled to perform at Harrington Raceway and Casino’s Exhibit Hall on Saturday, April 7 as part of the Live On Stage series line-up. Drummer/producer Bobby Colomby and friends formed Blood, Sweat and Tears in 1967,  bursting on to the music scene  blending rock, fusion and jazz […]

BEST BETS: Wall of Cain to provide rock ‘n’ roll lesson at Milton Theatre

The local band Wall of Cain gives Nathan Ames a chance to play what he calls the “good stuff.” Mr. Ames, a longtime guitarist from Milford, is part of a group that performs a harder style of classic rock. With original songs and covers, they encapsulate the sound of bands like Led Zeppelin, Deep Purple, […]

BEST BETS: Schwartz Center closing headlines bittersweet 2017 in local entertainment

When the book on local entertainment in 2017 is written, it will be led by the sad chapter of the Schwartz Center for the Arts closing its doors after an almost 16-year run. After rumors were heard around town for a few weeks prior, the news officially broke on June 8 that the venerable Dover […]

R&B group The Whispers to perform at Dover Downs in April

DOVER — The Whispers, who have entertained audiences for more than 50 years with their R&B, disco, jazz and pop hits, will perform at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino’s Rollins Center on Friday, April 13 at 9 p.m. Tickets can be purchased online at doverdowns.com or by contacting VIP Services at (800) 711-5882. Prices range […]

BEST BETS: ‘As You Like It’ brings the Bard to Dover

Proving the Shakespearean line that “all the world’s a stage,” Delaware Shakespeare presents “As You Like It,” through Nov. 12, bringing professional theater to underserved audiences in nontraditional venues throughout the state. The group’s community tour, which travels with a cast of eight actors as well as original music composed by Joe Trainor, stops at […]