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Arts Section :: Page 2

  • Foundry Theater hard stage to share

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    Since Foundry Theater reopened last summer after its first renovation since the 1980s, the black box at Antioch College has been busy.

  • Writer Kent Nelson to read

    Writer Kent Nelson, winner of the University of Pittsburgh Press Drue Heinz Literature award, will read Tuesday, April 21, at 7 p.m. at the Glen Helen Building.

    Writer Kent Nelson will read from his work this Tuesday, April 21 at 7 p.m. at the Glen Helen Building.

  • Women’s voices out loud

    Irene Bedard performing a spoken word piece. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    More than 20 local women sang, danced, told stories and read poems at the 36th Annual Women’s Voices Out Loud performance on Saturday. This year’s event was held at the Foundry Theater, its third location in as many years, and also featured an exhibit of artwork by local women.

  • ‘Godspell’ sings of community

    The Yellow Springs Theater Company presents “Godspell” this weekend and next, with performances Fridays and Saturdays, April 3, 4, 10 and 11 at 7:30 and Sundays, April 5 and 12 at 3 p.m. at the Mills Lawn gym. Shown above rehearsing are cast members, from left, Ali Thomas, Ellen Ballerene, Sommer McGuire, Sarah Wildman, Lorrie Sparrow (behind), Mila De Spain, Miriam Eckenrode Saari and Jeanna GunderKline. (Photo by Diane Chiddister)

    “Godspell,” with its focus on Jesus’ message of love and forgiveness, will come to Yellow Springs this weekend and next, April 3, 4, 10 and 11 at 7:30 p.m. and April 5 and 12 at 3 p.m. at the Mills Lawn gym.

  • Village artists all in one place

    The Yellow Springs Arts Council published a Yellow Springs Artist Directory this month, after over a year’s work from the board and, from left, Nick Gaskins, Jane Baker, Holly Underwood and Alex Scott. The approximately 270 artists in the book can pick up a complimentary copy, also available to the public for $2, at the YSAC Gallery on Corry Street. (Photo by Lauren Heaton)

    People often call the Yellow Springs Arts Council looking for artists who do specific kinds of work: an instructor who teaches African dance, for instance, or a sculptor who does commissioned work, or a property owner who will lease studio space to a musician.

  • “Godspell” starts tonight

    The cast of "Godspell" at a recent rehearsal included, from left, Ali Thomas, Ellen Ballerene, Sommer McGuire, Sarah Wildman, Lorrie Sparrow (at rear), Mila De Spain, Miriam Eckenrode Saari and Jeanna GunderKline.

    The Yellow Springs Theater Company will perform “Godspell” this weekend and next.

  • Put your coloring skills to work for the YS Arts Council

    The YS Arts Council invites community members to use this coloring page to submit their own design for the building's exterior.

    The YS Arts Council Gallery is looking to give its building exterior a makeover, and is giving villagers a chance to offer up their own ideas.

  • Kids learn old school hip hop moves

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    A new six-week session of classes at YS Hip Hop starts soon.

  • Free healing drum workshop for women

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    A free workshop exploring percussion, song, and circle as a healing force for self and community will be offered this weekend.

  • #ysgram show focuses on the local

    A photo by Amy Hable of the tools of mural making in Kieth’s Alley, shown above, is one of many local images on display beginning Friday, March 20, at the #ysgram exhibit at the YSAC Gallery on Corry Street. The exhibit, which contains photos of local scenes by seven village photographers originally shown on Instagram, opens with a reception from 6 to 9 p.m. this Friday. (Instagram photo by Amy Hable)

    Organizers of the #ysgram, the new show at the Yellow Springs Arts Council Gallery, want to offer villagers an opportunity to see familiar local sights in new ways.