Featured artist: Maine painter Jessica Ives

Who: Jessica Ives artwork is on display at Peterson-Roth Gallery through April. Jessica Ives is … Read more

Q&A with storyteller Lawrence Howard

‘Armchair Adventurer’ returns armed with new tale

Who: As has turned into a spring tradition, speaker and storyteller Lawrence Howard returns to … Read more

Exhibits in Central Oregon art galleries this week

Artists’ Gallery Sunriver: Featuring the works of 30 local artists; 57100 Beaver Drive, Building 19, … Read more

Featured artists: Oil painters Paula and Ann Bullwinkel

Who: Paula Bullwinkel and, in memoriam, Ann Bullwinkel’s oil paintings are on display at Franklin … Read more

A musical ‘Disaster!’ hits Bend

High camp, big hair and songs of the ’70s

The musical “Disaster!” arrives Friday at 2nd Street Theater in Bend. It turns out the … Read more

Vote on Klondike Kate statue

Historical Museum seeks comment on proposed sculptures

Proposed sculptures — The Deschutes Historical Museum invites public comment on four proposed sculptures for … Read more

Q&A with QuiltWorks owner Marilyn Forestell

Who: Marilyn Forestell is the owner of QuiltWorks, a quilt shop and exhibit space in … Read more

Art in the High Desert jury preview

Public invited to take peek inside the process

Jury preview — Artists from 35 states, including 29 from Central Oregon, have submitted applications … Read more

High Fiber Arts Symposium

Jewelry, Clay and Paper workshops also on tap

Fiber Arts Symposium in Sisters — Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show will host the 3rd annual … Read more

Crown City String Quartet returns

Crown City String Quartet — High Desert Chamber Music will continue its 10th season with … Read more

Exhibits in Central Oregon art galleries this week

Artists’ Gallery Sunriver: Featuring the works of 30 local artists; 57100 Beaver Drive, Building 19, … Read more

Featured artist: Watercolorist Christina McKeown

Who: Christina McKeown’s artwork is on display at Townshend’s Bend Teahouse through May 31. There … Read more

Seventh annual student exhibit returns to Red Chair Gallery

The real (art) world

This month, Red Chair Gallery in Bend is hosting its annual “Emerging Artists” exhibit, featuring … Read more

Q&A with comic and podcaster Shane Mauss

Vancouver-based comedian to perform in Redmond, Bend

who: Originally from Wisconsin, now living with his girlfriend in Vancouver, Washington, comedian Shane Mauss … Read more

Comedian Alex Elkin returns

Comedian Elkin returns — Comic Alex Elkin returns to perform at 8 p.m. Saturday at … Read more

New pottery studio opens near Bend

Classes set to begin this summer

Pottery studio — Pottery by Yvonne, a new private studio being launched by Yvonne Tornatta … Read more

Last Saturday at The Workhouse

Artist studio and gallery celebrates sixth anniversary

Anniversary celebration — The Workhouse, the group artist studio and gallery in the Old Ironworks … Read more

Exhibits in Central Oregon art galleries this week

Artists’ Gallery Sunriver: Featuring the works of 30 local artists; 57100 Beaver Drive, Building 19, … Read more

Featured artist: Keira Kotler

Who: Keira Kotler’s paintings and prints are on display at At Liberty through April 28. … Read more

‘Grounded’ lands at Cascades Theatre

Kit Foreman soars in one-woman show about drone pilot

Actress Kit Foreman has a favorite line in “Grounded,” the mesmerizing one-woman play in which … Read more

OperaBend presents family-friendly musical

Venture into ‘The Secret Garden’

This weekend, OperaBend presents “The Secret Garden,” the tale of two grieving children who find … Read more

Q&A with storyteller Will Hornyak

Will tells ‘Waking Finn Mac Cool’ story Saturday in Bend

Who: Portland storyteller William Hornyak will present “Waking Finn Mac Cool: Tales of Ireland’s Greatest … Read more

Kids Drama Camp in Sunriver

Auditions will be held April 21

Kids Drama Camp — Sunriver Stars Community Theatre, which has provided entertainment in Sunriver for … Read more

Exhibits in Central Oregon art galleries this week

Artists’ Gallery Sunriver: Featuring the works of 30 local artists; 57100 Beaver Drive, Building 19, … Read more

Featured artist: Jewelry artist Karen Evans

Who: Karen Evans’ jewelry is on display at Hood Avenue Art in Sisters through April … Read more

Q&A with Bend painter Susan Luckey Higdon

Who: Susan Luckey Higdon is a Bend painter whose landscape and wildlife — notably fish … Read more

Furniture Flip Design Challenge seeks artists

Artists wanted — The 4th Annual Furniture Flip Design Challenge, a fundraiser for the Bend … Read more

‘Quietude’ talk, reception

Other Bend Women’s March events planned for At Liberty

Keira Kotler talk, exhibit — At Liberty, 849 NW Wall St., in downtown Bend is … Read more

Acting class offered

Bend actor Mary Kilpatrick to lead beginning acting class

Stepping on the stage — Bend actor, choreographer and director Mary Kilpatrick is sharing the … Read more

Exhibits in Central Oregon art galleries this week

Artists’ Gallery Sunriver: Featuring the works of 30 local artists; 57100 Beaver Drive, Building 19, … Read more

Featured artist: Glass artists Jeff and Heather Thompson

Who: Jeff and Heather Thompson’s blown glass is on display at Red Chair Gallery through … Read more

The Ten Tenors return to the Tower

Crooners cue up classical and contemporary cuts

Heads up, all you lovers of male vocal groups and/or alliteration: The Ten Tenors will … Read more

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