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Arts Section :: Page 3

  • Snap a selfie with Jesus and Pilate

    Stars of “Jesus Christ Superstar,” Barry Dennen and Ted Neeley, will visit Yellow Springs for screenings of the film March 27–29 at the Little Art Theatre where they will answer questions and sign autographs. Dennen, left, played Pontius Pilate in the 1973 film; Neeley was in the role of Jesus. (Submitted photo)

    Just in time for Easter, locals will have the chance to snap a selfie with Jesus and Pontius Pilate. The stars who portrayed the Biblical figures in the 1973 film “Jesus Christ Superstar” will attend a weekend of screenings at the Little Art Theatre, March 27–29.

  • West Side Story opens tonight

    The Jets of “West Side Story” perform an energetic self promoting number, starring from left, Duard Headley, Meredith Rowe, Bear Wright, Josh Seitz as Riff, Jonah Trillana, Ursula Kremer, Christina Brewer,   David Walker, and in front, Sumayah Chappelle and Zoe Williams. The show opens this weekend at the Antioch College Foundry Theater.

    Yellow Springs High School presents the spring musical “West Side Story” this weekend and next at the Antioch College Foundry Theater.

  • Actor Ted Neeley talks ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’

    Barry Denned, as Pilate, places the crown of thorns on the head of Ted Neeley, as Jesus in a stage revival of "Jesus Christ Superstar." Both Dennen and Neeley will be in Yellow Springs March 27–29 for screenings of the film and Q&A at the Little Art.

    The Little Art Theatre will host screenings of classic 1973 rock opera film “Jesus Christ Superstar” Friday through Sunday, March 27–29.

  • Photo exhibit shows Meredith Dallas in Selma march

    Patti Dallas was recently surprised to find a photo of her father, Meredith, in an Asheville, N.C. exhibit of the work of James Barker. The photo showed Dallas at the historic civil rights march in Selma, Ala.

    Villager Patti Dallas was surprised to find a photo of her father, Meredith, in a photo exhibit of the 1965 civil rights march in Selma, Ala., in an Asheville, N.C., photo exhibit of the work of James Barker.

  • News wins top state award for 5th year

    This photo by Yellow Springs News photographer Suzanne Szempruch won second place in the Feature Photograph category at yesterday's annual contest for weeklies at the Ohio Newspaper Association convention in Columbus. The News won the top award in its size category.

    The Yellow Springs News won Newspaper of the Year, the top award in its size category, at yesterday’s annual convention of the Ohio Newspaper Association.

  • YS Dance hits the Antioch Foundry stage this weekend

    Jill Becker, Katie Gaines and Angie Bogner will perform “Chair Dancin” to the 1933 song "Let's Fall in Love" at this weekend's Community Dance Concert.

    The Yellow Springs Community Dance Concert will take place at the Antioch Foundry Theater this weekend.

  • Sponsor new downtown ‘Art Cans’

    Artists Käthi Seidl, left, and Beth Holyoke unveiled their newly created "Art Cans" in December. A sponsorship campaign for the creation of additional cans is now ongoing. (Photo by Diane Chiddister)

    Village artists Beth Holyoke and Käthi Seidl completed a pilot project in December, giving new life to concrete trash cans that had been taken out of commission a few years ago. A campaign to secure sponsorship for additional cans is now underway.

  • Songwriter’s concert features locals

    Charlie Peters, left, started a Songwriter’s Concert Series for local musicians to share their original work. Performing at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 7, at the Yellow Springs Arts Council Community Gallery are local songwriters Scott Lindberg, second from left, accompanied by Amy Blue, and Mitch Coleman, right. (Photo by Megan Bachman)

    Local songwriters Scott Lindberg and Mitch Coleman will share their original work as part of a monthly concert series at the YSAC gallery.

  • TAG! exhibit highlights street art

    The work of Travis Tarbox Hotaling, pictured above, is featured in the Antioch College exhibit TAG! Territorial Negotiations, at the Herndon Gallery.

    TAG! Territorial Negotiations, an exhibit around the issues of local and national street art, continues at the Herndon Gallery on the Antioch College campus through Feb. 13.

  • Ten Minute Play Festival hits the stage this weekend

    Sommer McGuire, Krissy Hartman and Ron Weber star in Jerry Holt's short, "Bagged."

    The Yellow Springs Theater Company presents the Ten Minute Play Festival this Friday and Saturday night at the Presbyterian Church.