Issue # 191, Nov. 25, 2011

Opening Shot | Nov. 24, 2011

From Nov. 17-19, BareBones Ensemble Theatre presented Peter Sinn Nachtrieb’s Hunter Gatherers at The Grand Theatre, a play about a dinner date gone awry with sex, violence, wrestling, and animal sacrifice. Kinda like Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf...

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Issue #190, Nov. 10, 2011

Opening Shot | Nov. 10, 2011

Foster Gallery’s newest exhibition, Hidden Fortress, is a collection of 10 artists’ works under the theme of “hidden performance,” and it’s a pretty cool show. Visit the show at UWEC’s Haas Fine Arts Center anytime before Nov. 22.

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Issue #189, Oct. 27, 2011
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Issue # 186, Sept. 15, 2011

Opening Shot | Sept. 15, 2011

The Grand Little Theatre played host to an original stage adaptation of Hedwig and the Angry Inch in early September. The Chippewa Valley’s own Miss Dee-Lovely played the unlikely heroine.

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Issue #185, Sept. 1, 2011
Issue #184, Aug. 18, 2011

Opening Shot | Aug 18, 2011

Despite a late afternoon, sidewalk-washing downpour, Chalkfest 2011 (Aug. 6) made for a fantastic Saturday of art and community. Pictured here is one of the Jury Award winners, Peter Davidson, at work.

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Issue #183, Aug. 4, 2011
Issue #182, July 21, 2011

Last Call

as the final Harry Potter train leaves the station, not everyone is on board

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Issue #181, July 7, 2011

Opening Shot | July 7, 2011

The rigging at the State Theatre (ropes, wires, pulleys, pipes, and weights above the stage) is being replaced. The huge project (it costs about $120,000) has been on their “to do list” for quite a while as the current system was donated in 1986

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Issue #180, June 23, 2011

Opening Shot | June 23, 2011

The Chippewa River set the stage for another legendary FATFAR (Frenchtown Annual Tube Float and Regatta) on June 19, starting in Chippewa Falls and ending where ever ya hit shore.

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Issue #179 June 9th, 2011
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Issue #174 Mar. 31st, 2011

Reader Letters | Mar. 31, 2011

"But the elephant in the room is all the crappy teachers and how they’ve hurt us and changed our lives. There are the ones that can’t write a note home without a grammatical error ..."

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Issue #171 Feb. 17th, 2011

Reader Letters | Feb. 17, 2011

"Whilst perusing your feature article [Jan. 20] on health and wellness the other day I noticed that you chose not to include information on the social and environmental benefits of eating food rich in animal fats and protein."

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Issue #170 Feb. 3rd, 2011
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Issue #168 Jan. 6th, 2011
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