Knoxville Symphony at the movies

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Sitting in the darkened Civic Auditorium Saturday night with more than 2,300 other movie/concert goers, watching Steven Spielberg’s 1981 movie “Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark” running …

MLK today plus a look ahead

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The arts in Knoxville continue to offer lots to engage the mind and soul this week and next.
Martin Luther King Jr. will be recognized today (Jan. 15) at 6 p.m. …

Catastrophe at The Hive

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Everything started in the dark.
When the icy blue lights came up, a tall, 50s-ish male sculptural figure, wrapped in a generous black drape, with a shaggy moustache, his eyes closed, …

MLK Arts celebration day is Monday

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The Knoxville Symphony Orchestra, in collaboration with the Carpetbag Theatre and the Celebration Choir, will present “A Night with the Arts; A Celebration Concert” in honor of Dr. Martin Luther …

Warm, vibrant music on a cold night at KMA

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Like a teenager who couldn’t wait to tell her friends about her adventure, William Shaub’s violin took off in a breathless story that ran all over the place, telling everything …

Blue Streak covers Guilded Age Gala

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Knox Heritage brought in the New Year with a fantastic party featuring food, gilded entertainers, food, great friends, and don’t forget the food!
It was a swan song for Kim Trent, …

KSO chamber musicians play sublime music

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When KSO principal French horn, Jeffery Whaley, began to play Samuel Barber’s 1956 “Summer Music,” Op. 31, Barber’s only music for woodwind quintet, his sound was both pure and delicate, …

‘Buffalo Moon’ brings big smile

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There are three things that are difficult to get out of one’s mind when watching Theatre Knoxville Downtown’s production of Ken Ludwig’s 1995 comic play “Moon Over Buffalo,” playing until …