‘Mary Poppins’ lands at the Tower

The practically perfect nanny arrives this weekend

Keely Wirtz is about to take off in her dream role. The Bend actress will … Read more

Q&A with clarinetist Benjamin Lulich

Who: Musician Benjamin Lulich was born in Portland and grew up in Central Oregon from … Read more

Exhibits in Central Oregon art galleries this week

Art Adventure Gallery: Featuring works by Thomas Zalewski; 185 SE Fifth St., Madras; 541-475-7701. Artists’ … Read more

Featured Artist: Christian Brown

Who: Artist Christian Brown’s exhibition “The Hidden Hypotenuse” is on display At Liberty through Sept. … Read more

Sunriver Music Festival celebrates Bernstein

Great American composer, conductor born 100 years ago

Like many music organizations around the globe this year, Sunriver Music Festival is celebrating Leonard … Read more

Q&A with director Raechel Gilland

Who: Director Raechel Gilland is a long-active member of the Bend theater community and has … Read more

Exhibits in Central Oregon galleries this week

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

Featured Artist: Korey Gulbrandson

Who: Mixed media artist Korey Gulbrandson’s work will be on display at Peterson Roth Gallery … Read more

Pianist Hunter Noack comes home

Formerly of Sunriver, classical musician plays concerts in remote areas

Hunter Noack wants his audience to feel free to roam, which is pretty uncommon for … Read more

Artists in Action in the Old Mill District

Event showcases artists working in a natural environment at the Old Mill

Shoppers in the Old Mill District Thursday morning might encounter something that’s not on their … Read more

Art in the West returns to Bend

29th annual juried exhibit opens Friday at High Desert Museum

“Art in the West” opens — Works from across the West will be on display … Read more

Casting for ‘Rocky Horror’ shadow cast

Auditions take place Sunday, Monday in Bend

‘Rocky Horror’ shadow cast auditions — Lonely Fish Productions and Tres Chic will hold auditions … Read more

Featured Artist: Patricia Freeman-Martin

Who: Mixed Media artist Patricia Freeman-Martin is featured this month at Hood Avenue Art in … Read more

Exhibits in Central Oregon galleries this week

Art Adventure Gallery: Featuring works by Thomas Zalewski; 185 SE Fifth St., Madras; 541-475-7701. Artists’ … Read more

Q&A with artist Kenneth Marunowski

Who: Kenneth Marunowski is a newlywed Bend artist. His colorful mixed-media piece, “Wonderful Town: Sunriver … Read more

Sunriver Stars announces 2018-19 season

Community theater to open with ‘Oliver’ in October

Sunriver Stars — Community theater troupe The Sunriver Stars has announced its 2018-19 season, which … Read more

Bill Hoppe speaks at At Liberty

Artist and professor to discuss his current exhibit

Bill Hoppe art talk — At 6 p.m. Wednesday, Bend artist and Central Oregon Community … Read more

Filmmaker’s scramble returns July 26

Filmmaker’s Scramble — The 72-Hour Filmmaker’s Scramble returns next week, and all ages and experience … Read more

Featured Artist: Painter Patrica Markle

Who: Artist Patricia Markle’s works are featured at Sage Custom Framing and Gallery through July … Read more

Exhibits in Central Oregon galleries this week

Art Adventure Gallery: Featuring works by Thomas Zalewski; 185 SE Fifth St., Madras; 541-475-7701. Artists’ … Read more

Shakespeare in the park — and winery and graveyard

‘The Taming of the Shrew’ visits Bend, Sisters and Culver

There was food flying fast and furious around Drake Park last week in Bend. Though … Read more

Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show returns

Tour leader calls it a ‘bucket list’ event for U.K. quilters

When the 43rd annual Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show gets underway Saturday, British quilter Judi Mendelssohn … Read more

Q&A with actor and director Maia Denzler

19-year-old makes directorial debut with ‘A Wrinkle in Time’

Who: Maia Denzler, 19, is a Bend High graduate, actor, costume designer and equestrian archery … Read more

Exhibits in Central Oregon galleries this week

Art Adventure Gallery: Featuring works by Thomas Zalewski; 185 SE Fifth St., Madras; 541-475-7701. Artists’ … Read more

Featured Artist: Abstract painter Mark Edward Fuller

Who: Painter Mark Edward Fuller’s “New Coordinates” is on display at Franklin Crossing through July. … Read more

A Taste of Thailand

Thai, 9 a.m.-7:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday, at 696 NE Greenwood Ave., Bend; 541-815-0180 … Read more

At Liberty hosts Bill Hoppe exhibit

Show spans career of Bend artist and COCC professor

At Liberty Arts Collective will host a July exhibit of abstract works by Bend artist … Read more

Q&A with musician Stefanie Janin-Brohamer

Symphony flutist to perform new work by Bend composer in France

Who: Stefanie Janin-Brohamer is a Central Oregon Community College instructor, flutist and member of the … Read more

First Friday returns to Bend

Monthly gallery walk features art openings, wine and more

First Friday — With summer well underway, all signs point to a First Friday Gallery … Read more

Art Adventure Gallery: Featuring works by Thomas Zalewski, opening reception Friday 5:30-7 p.m.; 185 SE … Read more

Featured artist: Painter Susan Busik

Who: Susan Busik’s exhibition, “Magical Reality,” is on display through August at the Oxford Hotel. … Read more

OperaBend bounces back

Performances feature ‘Lucia di Lammermoor,’ grand opera highlights

Audiences attending OperaBend’s season-ending performances this weekend will still hear some of the famed songs … Read more

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