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Thu. Aug. 29th, 2013

Giant Peach Rolls In

Emily Anderson, Andrea Paulseth

CVTG production sings a song of Roald Dahl

Wed. Aug. 14th, 2013

Menomonie-Upon-Avon

Emily Anderson, photos by Leah Dunbar

theater group brings the Bard outdoors

Wed. Jul. 31st, 2013

Gender Swapped

Emily Anderson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

mixed up comedy features classic Broadway tunes

Wed. Feb. 13th, 2013

Of Lyrics and Love

Emily Anderson

CVTG production explores composer’s real-life romance

Thu. Jan. 3rd, 2013

Wynonna to Grace the State

Emily Anderson

Five-time Grammy award winning country singer Wynonna Judd is coming to the State Theatre. On Friday, April 26, Judd will bring her band, The Big Noise, to the theatre for a brand new, energetic show. Judd started out in the music business with ...

Thu. Nov. 29th, 2012

A Fantastic Ensemble

Emily Anderson

local vocal group croons into its twentieth season

Thu. Nov. 15th, 2012

The Jury Has a Verdict

Emily Anderson, photos by Timothy Mather

The Menomonie Theater Guild is kicking off its 54th season with an edgy drama entitled Twelve Angry Men. Adapted from Reginald Rose’s 1957 movie by Sherman Sergel, Twelve Angry Men is about the trial of a 19-year old man who is convicted ...

Tue. Oct. 16th, 2012

Bringin' in the Vagabonds

Emily Anderson, photos by Jesse Johnson

Minneapolis jazz/blues group joins the CV Jazz Orchestra

Tue. Oct. 16th, 2012

Fanny Hill Gets Chef'ed

Emily Anderson

Dave Fischer, an award-winning local chef, is joining the Riverview Grille team at the Fanny Hill supper club as the executive chef. Having worked in the restaurant business for over 30 years as a chef, owner, and manager, Fischer definitely has ...

Tue. Sep. 18th, 2012

Lederhosen Ahoy!

Emily Anderson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

annual Oktoberfest mania returns to Chippewa Falls

Thu. Sep. 6th, 2012

A Sure Thing

Emily Anderson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

UWEC Players are back in action with double feature

Tue. Aug. 21st, 2012

Lombardi

Emily Anderson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

newest CVTG production tackles Packer great

Tue. Aug. 7th, 2012

Stacks of Jazz

Emily Anderson, photos by Bill Hoepner

$200,000 'jazz library' finds home at UW-Eau Claire

Tue. Jun. 12th, 2012

Mysterious Menomonie

Emily Anderson

local paranormal investigator takes on Menomonie

Tue. Jun. 12th, 2012

The Art of Endurance

Emily Anderson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

downtown event to benefit Alzheimer's patients

Thu. May. 31st, 2012

Parkbeats: New summer concert series coming to Osseo

Emily Anderson

Summer is a time for family, friends, and enjoying the (hopefully) warm weather. This summer, you can do all three at ParkBeats, a free summer concert series in Osseo, Wis. Presented by The Pulse, a local news ...

Wed. May. 2nd, 2012

Wisconsin Bike Challenge Has been Issued!

Emily Anderson

If you want a fun, easy way to promote health, wellness, and bicycling in your home or workplace, then get signed up for the Wisconsin Bike Challenge. This four month long (May 1 – August 31) free event is for anyone who wants get rewarded for ...

Wed. May. 2nd, 2012

Eau Claire Student Art on Display Through May 15

Emily Anderson

The Eau Claire Area School District is full of artistically talented students of all ages that would love the chance to display their work for their friends, families, and the community. Now is the time of the year when they have that chance! The ...

Wed. Apr. 18th, 2012

Bubble Mania!

Emily Anderson

bubble artist comes to town by way of Cirque de Soleil

Wed. Apr. 18th, 2012

Children's Museum Deal Offers Access to Science Museums Across Nation

Emily Anderson

The Eau Claire Children’s Museum is now offering a special membership for families in the Chippewa Valley. If you and your family would like to see what other children’s and science museums have to offer, you can purchase a year-long reciprocal ...

Wed. Apr. 18th, 2012

A Gypsy in the Valley

Emily Anderson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

everything’s coming up Sondheim for CVTG

Mon. Apr. 2nd, 2012

Art Comes Springing from the Heyde Center

Emily Anderson

Spring is here, which means it’s time for the 47th Annual Spring Art Show at the Heyde Center for the Arts in Chippewa Falls. Running from April 15-26, this year’s show will feature more than 110 local artists, many of who will show their art for ...

Tue. Mar. 20th, 2012

Kidz-hop

Emily Anderson

new dance classes get into the modern arena

Tue. Mar. 20th, 2012

Milwaukee Burger Co. expands bar to 32 taps

Emily Anderson

For all you craft beer lovers in the Chippewa Valley, Milwaukee Burger Company has got a treat for you. The Eau Claire restaurant will be adding 24 new taps to its collection, most of which will be brews from regional craft breweries ...

Tue. Mar. 20th, 2012

Help North High Jazz Students Get to New York

Emily Anderson

Essentially Ellington is one of the country’s most famous high school jazz competitions. Each year 15 high school jazz bands from all over the country are selected to participate in this prestigious event. This year, for the eighth time in ...

Mon. Mar. 5th, 2012

Annual Danceworks Show Explores "Convergence"

Emily Anderson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Danceworks is an annual dance performance put on by the UW-Eau Claire Dance Program. It features students from the program and is predominantly choreographed by the students as well. This year’s Danceworks is entitled “Convergence.” ...

Mon. Feb. 20th, 2012

Bon Iver Releases Single/Video, Collabs with John Prine

Emily Anderson

For all of you enthusiasts of Grammy-winning Bon Iver, the Eau Claire natives will be releasing a 12” edition of their single, Towers. Named for the infamous UWEC dorms, Towers is from the group’s sophomore album, Bon Iver, Bon Iver. The flip ...

Mon. Feb. 6th, 2012

Acoustic on the Move?

Emily Anderson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

downtown Eau Claire café could be opening in a new location

Mon. Feb. 6th, 2012

Heyde Center Stages Murderous Opera

Emily Anderson

There has been a murder at the opera and Madame Mafalda, the opera’s leading lady, is at the center of it all. In the appropriately named play, Murder at the Opera, Madame Mafalda is “involved” with more than one of the opera’s leading men, and ...

Mon. Jan. 23rd, 2012

Post Haste

Emily Anderson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

downtown Eau Claire’s post office will relocate, create development opportunity

Thu. Jan. 12th, 2012

Guys & Does

Emily Anderson

deer hunting comedy to hit Heyde Center stage

Thu. Jan. 12th, 2012

BINGO!

Emily Anderson, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Children’s Theatre musical celebrates Midwestern institution

Thu. Jan. 12th, 2012

Country Jam Jams in the Jammin' Country Jammers

Emily Anderson

For all of you country fans, Country Jam, a big-deal country music festival right in our backyard (Eau Claire), has added three more acts to its already impressive lineup for the 2012 festival. First is CMA award winning duo Montgomery Gentry.

Wed. Dec. 21st, 2011

It Ragtime Time

Emily Anderson

Eau Claire Ragtime Festival plans 13th installment

Tue. Dec. 6th, 2011

A Christmas Present

Emily Anderson

original holiday play headed for Heyde Center

Tue. Dec. 6th, 2011

Holiday Art Fair Returns

Emily Anderson

Eau Claire Regional Arts Center selling pieces from 40+ artists

Wed. Nov. 23rd, 2011

Take the Plunge

Emily Anderson

Get warm fuzzy charity feelings at the same time as frozen fingers at the Polar Plunge

Tue. Nov. 22nd, 2011

New CD from A Cappella Favorites Innocent Men

Emily Anderson

The Innocent Men, a UWEC all-male a cappella group, is releasing a new CD this December and putting on a concert to celebrate it. On December 10 at the university’s Council Fire Room in Davies Center, members Shawn Ryser, Ryan Simmons...

Mon. Nov. 21st, 2011

Give Yourself a Hand

Emily Anderson

All Eau Clairians have undoubtedly seen the colorfully decorated hand sculptures in the city. And once again you can buy one of your own. Three of the hands from the 6th annual Hands Across Eau Claire project are being auctioned by...

Thu. Nov. 10th, 2011

Another Last Waltz

Emily Anderson

Thanksgiving Day tribute concert returns for seconds

Wed. Oct. 26th, 2011

Taste of the North Year Six

Emily Anderson

The sixth annual Taste of the North is bringing all the music, fun, and food of the Northwest to Chippewa Falls on Nov. 5. Set in the beautiful Heyde Center for the Arts, this spectacular evening affair will take place from 6pm to 9pm.

Wed. Oct. 26th, 2011

Eau Claire the Scene of CSI: Live Stage Production

Emily Anderson

If you love murder mysteries, lasers, and TV’s Crime Scene Investigation (CSI), you’ll love CSI: Live! Presented by Mad Science, this live-action stage production is coming to The State Theatre on Nov. 10.

Wed. Oct. 12th, 2011

Flyway Film Festival

Emily Anderson

this year’s fest to include acclaimed documentary

Tue. Sep. 13th, 2011

Eau Claire Jazz Plans Big Band Extravaganza

Emily Anderson

In conjunction with UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire Jazz has put together an exciting jazz event for all ages that will feature UWEC’s Jazz I and II ensembles.

Mon. Aug. 29th, 2011

Suds-a-Plenty

Emily Anderson, photos by Jeff McCabe

Clearwater Beer Festival back for year number twelve