Archive for the ‘Arts’ Category

  • Cash Box Kings coming to Chatham

    Jan 29, 20 • 0 Views • Arts, Feature Story2 Comments

    The Cash Box Kings are bona fide blues royalty, and they are coming to Chatham Saturday, Feb. 15 to the KBD Hall. Co-led by Chicago blues vocalist and songwriter Oscar Wilson, and Madison, Wisconsin-based songwriter, harmonica giant and singer Joe Nosek, the...

  • Student art pieces examine Indigenous issues

    Jan 29, 20 • 0 Views • Arts, Feature StoryNo Comments

    Students in Grade 11 at Chatham-Kent Secondary School in Chatham had a unique opportunity in their English class to use art to sum up what they learned about First Nations, Metis and Inuit Studies. The art pieces created in class were showcased for the first...

  • Theatre Kent presenting wartime drama

    Jan 28, 20 • 0 Views • Arts, Feature StoryNo Comments

    Theatre Kent will be taking audiences on a trip to the past with their production of The Dresser, Feb. 6 to 8 at the Kiwanis Theatre, beginning at 7:30 p.m. As the Second World War raged, the British government decided on a unique propaganda effort. Theatres...

  • Winter ARTcrawl Friday

    Jan 16, 20 • 0 Views • Arts, Feature StoryNo Comments

    The Thames Art Gallery and ARTspace open two new exhibitions featuring painting, installation, dance, film and sound Friday. The evening begins at ARTspace with doors opening at 5 p.m. Artist Sam Gunsar will debut his exhibition of...

  • Saturdays at 7 returns home

    Jan 14, 20 • 0 Views • Arts, Feature StoryNo Comments

    The next Saturdays at 7 at St. Andrew’s concert will be performed in the sanctuary of St. Andrew’s United Church, Chatham, on Saturday at 7 p.m. The restoration work on the St. Andrew’s historic structure roof has been completed so organizers said they...

  • Ridgetown rocks!

    Jan 8, 20 • 0 Views • Arts, Feature StoryNo Comments

    Local resident interviews rock guitarists, music industry giants Eric Broadbent’s love of music has taken him from the stage to the studio; from behind a guitar to in front of a camera. The Chatham-Kent native, who for more than a decade has shredded...

  • Holiday Jam set for Saturday

    Dec 27, 19 • 0 Views • Arts, Feature StoryNo Comments

    This from the folks behind the event: Many talented local musicians are sharing their talents this holiday season; all to help raise much needed funds for the local food bank. For this fifteenth annual Holiday Jam for Hunger, musicians from across...

  • Christmas concert on the move

    Dec 12, 19 • 0 Views • Arts, Feature StoryNo Comments

    The annual St. Andrew’s United Church Christmas concert with the theme Merry Christmas Chatham has had to be relocated to the Chatham Capitol Theatre this year. It will be presented on Dec. 15 at 7 p.m. This change is necessary as a result of the...

  • Star power for Voices In The Wind

    Dec 11, 19 • 0 Views • Arts, Feature StoryNo Comments

    It’s only fitting that Megan Follows, the “Anne” of Anne of Green Gables, lends her voice to Voices In The Wind’s latest production. The Chatham-Kent-based audio theatre production company opted to create an audiobook of Emily of New Moon, by author...

  • ‘A Christmas Spectatular’ set for Dec. 21

    Dec 10, 19 • 0 Views • Arts, Feature StoryNo Comments

    This Christmas season, join us as we celebrate the wonderful world of Christmas with “A Christmas Spectacular” led by showman Pete Paquette and guests Kay Oh Chay and The Tonettes. They perform at the Chatham Capitol Theatre Dec. 21. Enjoy and...