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  • 10-Minute shorts to hit the stage this weekend

    Miriam Eckenrode, Marcia Nowik and Howard Shook were three of the local actors who performed in The Cherry Orchard last spring at the Presbyterian Church. An enthusiastic reception for the play is one reason that theater-lovers in town, led by Kay Reimers, are gathering this Saturday, Aug. 13, to discuss re-activating Center Stage theater. The event takes place at 7 p.m. in the garden behind the Arts Council space at Oten Gallery. (Submitted photo by Virgil Hervey)

    The third annual Yellow Springs 10-Minute Play Festival will be held on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 22 and 23, starting at 8 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church. This year’s event features eight original plays by local playwrights, local actors and directors. The writers and directors include Virgil Hervey, Jerry Holt, Aaron Saari, Jerry Boswell, Kayla Graham, Lee Huntington and Kay Reimers. […]

  • Street poets put on Poetry Jam

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    A group of local street poets are moving their acts inside for a “free-flowing evening” of poetry, music, improvisation at the Yellow Springs Community Poetry Jam on Friday, Nov. 22.

  • Art & Soul kicks off holiday shopping

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    The annual juried art fair Art & Soul returns to kick off the local holiday shopping season from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at Mills Lawn.

  • YSAC reception for Verdon, Dadras­— Two artistic takes on humanity

    Local painters Parviz Dadras, left, and Thomas Verdon share the gallery at the Yellow Springs Arts Council with exhibits that run through Dec. 1. Both longtime Yellow Springers turned to painting full time later in life and explore human nature through portraits. But Verdon, whose art is visible on the right, uses classical painting techniques, while Dadras incorporates symbolism in his works, which can be seen on the left. An opening reception for the exhibits will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15, with a talk from Verdon starting at 7 p.m. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    Two local artists are proof that it’s never too late to be what you might have been.

  • Opening reception and gallery talk, Fri., Nov. 15

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    The Yellow Springs Arts Council Gallery will display an exhibit featuring classical drawings and paintings by the two local artists. An opening reception and gallery talk will be held Friday, Nov. 15, 6–9 p.m.

  • The 2013–14 Guide To Yellow Springs online

    The health and wellness-themed 2013-14 Guide To Yellow Springs is the largest yet, at 72 pages.

    The online edition of the Yellow Springs News’ 2013–14 Guide To Yellow Springs.

  • Yellow Springs Bronze Sculpture Symposium — going on this week and next

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    Yesterday was the kick-off to the Bronze Sculpture Symposium! The Symposium will have events just about everyday for the next 2 weeks.

  • Clay, straw take center stage at Glen Helen

    Beth Holyoke and Käthi Seidl add the finishing touch to their clay woman that sits outside the Glen Helen Building where their artwork is on display. The ‘Clay!’ exhibit continues through November 3. (Photo by Diane Chiddister)

    Whenever Beth Holyoke begins planning a new exhibit for her artwork, she considers how the work will interact with the larger exhibit space.

  • Wayfaring the Village of Yellow Springs

    The health and wellness-themed 2013-14 Guide To Yellow Springs is the largest yet, at 72 pages.

    If this week’s edition of the Yellow Springs News seems, well, a little thick in the middle, it’s because enclosed within are whopping 72 pages of anything and everything about Yellow Springs.

  • Theremin master to perform at the Glen Auditorium

    Master Theremin player and experimental electronic musician Eric Ross will performs at Antioch College Amphitheatre Monday evening. (Photo from ericross.com)

    Eric Ross, master Theremin player, will present his unique blend of classical, serial, jazz, electronic and avant-garde music on Monday October 7th, at 8:30 p.m., at the Glen Auditorium because of the weather.