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Preview: Available Light’s ‘How We Got On’ Returns to the Columbus Stage

Richard Sanford Richard Sanford Preview: Available Light’s ‘How We Got On’ Returns to the Columbus Stage

Idris Goodwin’s How We Got On might be my favorite production from all my years watching Available Light. Writing for my old personal blog, it was my #1 show of 2014. In my review, I called it, “One of the most perfect examples of how richly satisfying that kind of play [about making art and discovery, Available […]

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Photos: Anderson East with The Lone Bellow and Hugh Masterson at the Lincoln Theatre

Grant Walters Grant Walters Photos: Anderson East with The Lone Bellow and Hugh Masterson at the Lincoln Theatre

Elektra Records recording artist Anderson East stopped by the Lincoln Theatre on October 27th, playing to a near-capacity audience along with Brooklyn-based The Lone Bellow and fellow Nashvillian Hugh Masterson of Hugh Bob and The Hustle. East’s energetic performance broke up the slightly mellower – but no less excellent – sets turned in by his […]

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Julian Bond to Speak at MLK Day Celebration

Jesse Bethea Jesse Bethea Julian Bond to Speak at MLK Day Celebration

The City of Columbus Community Relations Committee will be holding the annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration Monday afternoon. This year’s breakfast, march and ceremony will feature a different route from years past and remarks by politician, activist and Civil Rights legend Julian Bond. Lourdes Barroso de Padilla, who is working with the […]

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CAPA Announces 2013-2014 Season

Walker Evans Walker Evans CAPA Announces 2013-2014 Season

The Columbus Association for the Performing Arts (CAPA) announced today its lineup for the 2013-2014 season, which includes a mix of new and returning performances from recent years. Some of the season’s highlights include Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons performing November 3rd at The Palace Theatre, Over the Rhine performing December 5th at The […]

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Backstage at the Lincoln Series Leans on Historic Past to Shape Future

 Briana Gunter Backstage at the Lincoln Series Leans on Historic Past to Shape Future

The Lincoln Theatre is a Columbus landmark filled with a rich history. As the heart of the King Lincoln District, its recent renovation has encouraged programming that is designed to draw Columbus residents back to the once-bustling neighborhood to experience all that it has to offer. One of the latest programs at the theatre is […]

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Philanthropy Friday: YMCA Performing Arts Summer Camp

 Margaret Robinson, The Columbus Foundation Philanthropy Friday: YMCA Performing Arts Summer Camp

Kabuki theatre, blues music, and African dance are all coming together to form an exciting experience at the Lincoln Theatre this summer. The YMCA of Central Ohio, Lincoln Theatre, and CAPA are running their third year of the collaborative YMCA Performing Arts Summer Camp at the historic theatre. This summer, over 500 central Ohio children, […]

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Phoenix Theatre Presents Titanic – One Night Only

Walker Evans Walker Evans

Tonight, The Phoenix Theatre for Children will be presenting Titanic: A Concert Version of the Musical for one night only at the Lincoln Theatre with live accompaniment provided by ProMusica. Phoenix Artistic Director Steven C. Anderson has adapted this version of the musical and has recruited over three dozen local performers to donate their time […]

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