Featured artist: Oil painter Ian Factor

Who: Oil painter Ian Factor’s exhibition “The Baristas of Bend” is on display through Sept. … Read more

Exhibits in Central Oregon art galleries this week

At Liberty: “the hidden hypotenuse,” works by Christian Brown; through Sept. 29; 849 NW Wall … Read more

‘By Her Hand’ opens in Bend

Edward Curtis exhibit shows Indian women, their wares

A traveling exhibit of photographs featuring Native American women is making its final stop at … Read more

Q&A with drama instructor Anita Hoffman

Crook County theater teacher discusses ‘Cats’

Who: Crook County High School drama instructor Anita Hoffman will be giving balcony talks to … Read more

Christian Brown artist talk

Christian Brown — Catch Bend artists and couple Christian and Cari Brown in conversation at … Read more

Featured artist: Sculptor Mick Doellinger

Who: Bronze sculptor Mick Doellinger’s work is on display through Oct. 4 at Mockingbird Gallery. … Read more

Exhibits in Central Oregon art galleries this week

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

‘Cats’ slinks into the Tower

Andrew Lloyd Webber musical to make Central Oregon premiere

If you’ve heard quite a few Andrew Lloyd Webber melodies lilting through the Central Oregon … Read more

Bend’s creative laureate announced

Poet, artist and rapper Jason ‘MoWo’ Graham appointed

Bend’s first creative laureate is Jason Graham, aka MOsley WOtta, a longtime Bend poet, visual … Read more

High Desert Chamber Music back for 11th season

Opening night features works by Radiohead, Tori Amos

What do Radiohead, Tears for Fears and Tori Amos have in common? While the music … Read more

Q&A with watercolorist Don Zylius

Who: Watercolor naturalist Don Zylius, of Sisters, has a knack for depicting mountains, clouds, streams … Read more

Spotlight Chamber Players auditions

Chamber Players auditions — High Desert Chamber Music will hold auditions for its Spotlight Chamber … Read more

Exhibits in Central Oregon art galleries this week

Art Adventure Gallery: Featuring works by Mac Lange, opening reception 5:30-8 p.m. Thursday; 185 SE … Read more

Featured artist: Acrylic painter Charles Chamberlain

Who: Acrylic painter Charles Chamberlain’s work is on display at the Sisters Library through September. … Read more

‘Under a Red Moon’ rises at 2nd Street

In thriller based on real life, a psychiatrist must determine killer’s sanity

The true story of British serial killer John George Haigh — or as the press … Read more

Moscow Ballet to audition students

Youth roles available for ‘Nutcracker,’ performing Nov. 4 in Bend

Moscow Ballet to audition youth — As part of its “Dance-with-Us” community engagement program, the … Read more

Rough Draught on tap in Bend

Ongoing series features original play readings

Rough Draught — Rough Draught, Stage Right Productions’ play reading series, returns at 7:30 p.m. … Read more

Exhibits in Central Oregon art galleries this week

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

Featured artist: Painter Joanne Donaca

Who: Painter Joanne Donaca’s work will be on display at the Oxford Hotel through Oct. … Read more

Season starts mysteriously at Cascades Theatre

‘The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time’ opens in Bend

Why stop at one genre when you can have three in one play? “The Curious … Read more

Restaurant Review: River Pig Saloon

When Portland’s River Pig Saloon expanded into Bend in May, it expected to serve the … 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: Oil painter Katherine Taylor

Who: Oil painter Katherine Taylor’s exhibition “A Celebration of Paint” is on display at Tumalo … Read more

Art in the High Desert back for 11th year

Fine art, crafts return to Bend

For the second consecutive year, Art in the High Desert has been ranked 10th in … Read more

Longtime Bend choreographer directs first show

Despite health challenges, Michelle Mejaski is in the director’s chair for ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’

If Bend dancer and choreographer Michelle Mejaski’s life were a play, in Act 1 she’d … Read more

Q&A with improv performer Aaron Mitchel

Who: Aaron Mitchel is the mind behind Untitled Improv Company, which he co-founded with Chelsea … Read more

Featured Artist: Painter Jean Vertefeuille-Cutler

Who: Painter Jean Vertefeuille-Cutler’s exhibition “Nature’s Wild World in Light and Texture” is on display … 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

‘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

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