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2015
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Performing Arts Section

  • A play on timeless politics

    In a scene from “Inherit the Wind,” Shannon Lewis, as the mayor of Hillsboro and Rob Campbell, as Rev. Jeremiah Brown welcome Matthew Harrison Brady, the well-known Populist jurist and three-time presidential candidate played by Dave Nickel, with much fanfare. The Yellow Springs Theatre Association production opens Friday, June 5, at Mills Lawn auditorium and plays through this weekend and next. (Photo by Carol Simmons)

    The Yellow Springs Theater Company is completing its first season with a production of “Inherit the Wind,” which has been a stage favorite since it debuted in 1955.

  • YS Theatre Company presents ‘Inherit the Wind’

    Shannon Lewis, Rob Campbell and Dave Nickel rehearsed a scene in "Inherit the Wind."

    “Inherit the Wind” opens this weekend at Mills Lawn auditorium.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • “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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.