Arts & Entertainment

Downtown Auburn arts and event center to debut

Freshly rebranded and ready to start a new chapter, the newly renamed General Gomez Arts and Events Center officially debuts Saturday. In the Burns family for 130 years, the 808 L ...

Media Life: Auburn stuntman helping fulfill Evel Knievel dream

When a veteran stuntman tries to do what Evel Knievel famously attempted 41 years ago and fell short of, Auburn’s Gary Davis is the expert on all things death-defying called ...

Behind every great man

Elaine Bromka received a letter from a gentleman who attended her one-woman show, “Tea for Three,” and wrote that when she took her curtain call, he asked the person ne ...

Comedy that grows on you

One of the tricks to putting on a good production is to know your cast and their strengths. For director Margaret Huntley Main, it meant changing the locale of the play, “A B ...

Symphony to feature familiar soloists

Richard Wagner’s “Prelude to Die Meistersinger” is “big and grand, a large piece of music,” according to Chris Jones, principal French horn player for ...

No “King of the Nerds” title for Bear River grad

It was close but no crown for “King of the Nerds” reality TV game show contestant Kaitlin Spak. The 2005 Bear River High School grad’s rise through the ranks on ...

Media Life: Auburn syrah in wine mag winner’s circle

Forgive Wine Spectator magazine for pouring on some poetic license to top off its enthusiastic review of an Auburn wine. But when it’s from racecar driver Scott Pruett&rsquo ...

This family puts the ‘fun’ in dysfunction

Whether you’re familiar with Chekhov, not too familiar or you think he’s the guy who sat next to Sulu on the Starship Enterprise, it doesn’t matter. Chances are y ...

Joe and Paula’s excellent adventure

Have they got stories to tell. Joe and Paula McHugh have been crisscrossing the country for years, bringing their show, “Green Fields of America” to the heartland and ...

Trio brings harmony to humanity

They say that Tamara Phelan’s music “captures the nuggets of human experience that makes us all feel connected.” Tonight’s your chance to connect with som ...