Review: Footlight’s “Steel Magnolias” is well played

  (Critique supplied by J. Edwards, Michigan City) Footlight Players’ current production of the dramedy “Steel Magnolias” opens the group’s 72nd season. ... Continue Reading →

Park department to hold FUNdamental drawing classes

  FUNdamental Drawing Class is returning to the La Porte Park and Recreation Department calendar. On Tuesdays, Sept. 28 and Oct. 5 and 12, join art instructor Laura Krentz to ... Continue Reading →

MC’s Artbash virtual event is Sept. 25

  Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) is thrilled to announce its biggest annual fundraising event, Artbash: Repaint the Town. Taking place virtually on Sept. 25 from 6 to 7 p.m., ... Continue Reading →

Indy-based grants now open to artists statewide

  The Arts Council of Indianapolis announces that the DeHaan Artist of Distinction Award program, which supports aspirational and innovative projects by contemporary visual artists, ... Continue Reading →

Arts in the Park finales: Cripple Creek tonight, Tom Milo Big Band Thursday

  Another fun season of Arts in the Park entertainment comes to a close this week with two concerts: Cripple Creek tonight (Wednesday) and the Tom Milo Big Band Thursday. The ... Continue Reading →

La Porte County Symphony director nominated for Australian award

  Dr. Carolyn Watson, music director of the La Porte County Symphony Orchestra, has been nominated for one of Australia’s prestigious Advance Awards. The 2021 Advance Awards ... Continue Reading →

La Porte Little Theatre to present “Guys and Dolls”

  LaPorte Little Theatre is proud to announce its next musical, the perennial favorite “Guys and Dolls,” which will be presented Fridays and Saturdays, Oct. 1, 2, 8 ... Continue Reading →

UMW Arts and Crafts Show will span 3 buildings Sept. 25

  (Press release provided) “Sept. 25 couldn’t get here quick enough. That’s the date of our 7th annual UMW Arts & Crafts Show, held at the La Porte County Fairgrounds,” ... Continue Reading →

La Porte County Symphony Board member highlight: Andrea Back

  Andrea Back moved to the La Porte area in 1988 and began her nursing career at La Porte Hospital. She currently serves as the director of clinic quality for La Porte, Starke ... Continue Reading →

Artist Kassal’s exhibit to open at Lubeznik

  Lubeznik Center for the Arts, 101 W. 2nd St., Michigan City, will present the work of artist Connie Kassal opening with a reception on Friday, Sept. 3, from 5 to 8 p.m. “Searching ... Continue Reading →