Ijams sets stage for Sunday concerts

Betsy PickleArts 865, Feature

Ijams Nature Center will be rockin’ out this summer, thanks to a local music expert and some of the area’s finest bands.
The Ijams Summer Concert Series kicks off this Sunday, …

Inner Voices in Happy Holler concert

Harold DuckettArts 865, Feature

In only their third public concert, Inner Voices String Quartet presented a confident, satisfying program at Modern Studio on Anderson Avenue in Happy Holler Friday evening.
Guest violinist Robyn Quinnett joined …

‘Corteo’ puts the ‘fun’ in ‘funeral’

Betsy PickleArts 865, Feature

Cirque du Soleil’s “Corteo” is spinning audiences into a frenzy at Knoxville’s Thompson-Boling Arena.
“Corteo,” which is Italian for “cortege,” builds its feats of athletic wizardry and comical scenarios around an …

‘Middlemarch’ celebrates spring

Harold DuckettArts 865, Feature

 
Claudia Stevens told WBIR-TV that she is “too old to worry about how it’s going to turn out.”
Stevens is the librettist for Allen Shearer’s “Middlemarch in Spring,” which the UT …