Local Entertainment

UW-EC stages ‘Sweeney Todd’

If Kenneth Pereira had to sum up the musical “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street” in two words, he’d choose “obsession”

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UW-Stout professor’s book traces history of digital games

MENOMONIE — Video games, played via television screens, smartphones and computers, are ubiquitous today. They have become so mainstream that UW-Stout and other

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Power to heal: Music shines in Menomonie Theater Guild’s production of 'The Secret Garden'

MENOMONIE — In the early 1990s, Leslie Norris traveled to the Twin Cities to see the musical “The Secret Garden.”

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Main Events 2/16/17

Circus comes to Heyde Center

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New York vocalist to perform with Chippewa Valley Jazz Orchestra

Vocalist Melanie (Mel) Flannery said she’s excited to “dust off the jazz chops” during her upcoming performance with the Chippewa Valley Jazz Orchestra.

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Comedian to perform in hometown of Menomonie

MENOMONIE — Growing up in Menomonie, Tim Harmston knew he wanted to be a comedian.

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Innovative instrument: EC natives are hoping their ‘dubstrument’ adds some flair to live electronic music

Two Eau Claire natives are on a mission to improve live electronic music. 

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Festival to celebrate folk life, fiber arts

Carving, painting, weaving, spinning, quilting and more will be featured at the upcoming Fiber Arts & Folk Life Festival.

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Sean Carey touts collaborative nature of Eaux Claires

Sean Carey says there is “something special” about the Eaux Claires Music & Arts Festival. 

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Pacifica Quartet to perform at UW-Eau Claire

Pacifica Quartet to perform at UWEC

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Chance the Rapper, Wilco, Simon among acts announced for Eaux Claires; tickets now available

Paul Simon, Chance the Rapper, Wilco, John Prine, Feist, Sylvan Esso and Francis and the Lights are among the cutting edge artists and rising talents who will be featured at

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CeCelia Zorn’s YA sequel centers around challenges facing today’s teens

While most teens deal with the stress of peer pressure, new relationships, college planning, a rigorous academic course load and extra curricular activities, many also are

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Artist needed for Jubilee

The Eau Claire Regional Arts Council is seeking an artist to create the Jubilee Awards for its annual Jubilee arts gala on June 8.

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ArtsWest 38 exhibit set to open at EC library

Wisconsin ArtsWest 38, a juried exhibit for regional artists, is set to open Sunday, Feb. 19, at the L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library, 300 Eau Claire St.

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