The Columbia Entertainment Company's presentation of "La Cage aux Folles" opens tonight. The cast of about 20 had just more than a month to rehearse.
A musical revue in Boonville this Valentine's Day weekend features songs about all kinds of love — and there's dessert.
The nationally-acclaimed watercolorist, who now lives in Columbia and turns 91 this year, will be showcased at the Main Gallery of the State Historical Society of Missouri.
Orr Street Studios introduces a new format for its Tuesday night discussion series "Seeing Visions." The series that previously featured films has been transformed into an forum for artists to discuss their work with community members.
With a showy sensibility, "Lord of the Dance" engages people with a taste for Celtic music, dancing and traditions.
Kevin Costner and his band Modern West played to a sold out crowd at the Blue Note on Monday night.
"Song of the Middle River" tells the story of a woman named Celia, who was a slave on a plantation in New Bloomfield. The play is hosted by the State Historical Society as part of the Missouri History in Performance Theater.
For decades, Stephens College has admitted a handful of men to its undergraduate programs as "male apprentices." Faculty in the college's key programs of theater and dance believe including men provides a more realistic performance environment for the women. The men feel both the privilege and the responsibility that come with being a "Stephens man." They also feel the oddity of it.
The 1950s drama, showing at The Corner Playhouse, explores how one man can throw a small town into disarray.
A Rocheport artist, born and raised in Osaka, Japan, brings her ceramics to Orr Street Studios, with work that fuses Japanese and American cultures.
The city of Columbia continues its tradition of Artrageous Fridays, starting Friday.
It's not just a record label: IndyGround is the center of Columbia's hip-hop universe and an incubator for new artists.
It has always given voice to strong emotions. Turned to positive goals, it can be a tool for change in a community, one scholar-activist says.
Hip-hop has an image problem. But the people in Columbia who believe in it as an art form won't let the bad publicity get in the way of the music, which they say has an important place in the community.
A project to make art of a downtown Columbia traffic signal box is intended to deter graffiti and help downtown look a little nicer.
Auditions for the 41st season start at 9 a.m. Feb. 28 at the Rhynsburger Theatre.
The student curator behind "Faces of Mexico," an exhibition at the MU Museum of Anthropology, wanted to focus on something that hadn't been done.
The Columbia Art League has received a $20,000 grant from the 3M Foundation. It will be used for arts education programs for youth. “It's such a tremendous boost for the Columbia Art League at a time when everyone in the arts is feeling the pinch, and a great endorsement for creativity in our community by a national foundation,” said Diana Moxon, the art league's executive director.
The documentary was shot by feature film maker Randy Sinquefield, an MU graduate, and follows students for one week. "We're all music geeks, which has kind of made us bond," said one student.