Arts & Theater Calendar

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Ongoing Attractions

The ARC – 1222 E. State St., Beadware Mondays 1-4 p.m.; Open Studio Wednesdays & Thursdays 1-4 p.m.

The Art Box – 308 E. Lincoln Hwy., DeKalb.  Hours: Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m..-6 p.m. Info: 815-758-0313. “By Land and By Sea”, paintings by David Zoberis, Sr. on exhibit June 28-July 25

Artists’ Ensemble Theatre – Rockford University, 5050 E. State St. Info: 815-394-5004.

ArtSpace West Gallery – 1426 N. Main St. Wed.-Sat., noon-6 p.m. Info: 815-963-1894.

Beloit Fine Arts Incubator – 520 E. Grand Ave., Beloit, Wis. Gallery hours: Mon.,10 a.m.-2 p.m. ; Tues.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Sat.,10 a.m.-3 p.m. Info: 608-322-4250.

Beloit College — Logan Museum of Anthropology, Shaw Gallery, 700 College St., Beloit, Wis. Tues.-Sun., 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Info: 608-363-2828.

Belvidere Performing Arts Center — 1500 E. Ave., Belvidere. Tickets available at Tickets.thestudiorockford.com or 815-332-2205.

Byron Civic Theatre – 850 N. Colfax, Byron. Info: 815-312-3000 or bctmagic.com.

Cadillac Palace Theatre — 151 W. Randolph St., Chicago. BroadwayInChicago.com.

Coronado Performing Arts Center – 314 N. Main St. 815-968-5222 or coronadopac.org.

DeKalb Area Women’s Center Galleries — 1021 State St., DeKalb. Fridays, 7-9 p.m. Info: 815-758-1351.

Ingrid Dohm Studio Gallery – 839 N. Perryville Road. Appointments/Info: 815-519-6492.

Freeport Art Museum – 121 N. Harlem Ave., Freeport.  Info: 815-235-9755.

Gallery C — 900 Jackson St., Suite 113, Dubuque, Iowa.

The Gallery At JustGoods – 201 Seventh St.  Info: 815-965-8903.

Grace Performing Arts Center – Festival 56 productions are performed at this location, 316 South Main Street, Princeton. 815-879-5656, ext. 11,  festival56.com

Charlotte Hackin Art Studio & Gallery – 6278 Brynwood Drive, Rockford. Info: 815-639-1318.

Janesville-UW Rock County Theatre – Kirk Denmark Theatre, University of Wisconsin-Rock County, 2909 Kellogg Ave., Janesville, Wis. . Info: 608-758-6565.

Kortman Gallery – 107 N. Main St. Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.  Info: 815-968-0123. Johnathan Kuss exhibition “Our Controlling Nature” runs June 5-July 31.

Kouture Canvas – 213 N. Third St., Rockford. Owners provide materials for you to create your own guided painting or DIY type craft. No two paintings alike. Also, free drinks, age-appropriate. Event dates and times on website at kouturecanvas.com under calendar tab.

Main Street Players of Boone County — Community Building Complex, 111 W. First St., Belvidere. mainstreetplayersofboonecounty.com.

Monroe Arts Center – 1315 11th St., Monroe, Wis. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.  Info: 608-325-5700.

NIU Art Museum – Northern Illinois University, Altgeld, 116, DeKalb.

David C. Olson Photography Studio – 7801 E. State St., inside Clock Tower Resort. Wildlife and nature imagery. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Friday; 9 a.m.-noon, Saturday. Free. Info: 815-873-1777.

Pec Playhouse Theatre — 314 Main St., Pecatonica fo: 815-239-1210 or pecplayhouse.org.

Rockford Art Museum – Print Makers Ball featuring 14 printmakers who are pushing the boundaries of the art world by exploring new methods of printing and expression, from portable presses to complex installations. Exhibit will be on display through September 27 at RAM, 711 N. Main St.. For more information visit rockfordartmuseum.org.

Rockford Dance Company – Riverfront Museum Park, 711 N. Main St. Info: 815-815-963-3341 or 815-968-0595.

Rockford University Art Gallery – Clark Arts Center, 5050 E. State St.  Info: 815-226-4105.

Scheffler Art & Gallery – Rooney Building, 107 Elm St., Franklin Grove. Hours: Tues., Wed., Thurs., 11 a.m.-4 p.m.; Fri., 11 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sat., 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Info: 815-973-0942.

State of the Art – 218 E. State St. Open Tues.-Sat., noon-6 p.m. and by appointment. “First Friday” events until 8 p.m. Info: 815-979-1944.

317 Studio & Gallery – 317 Market St. Every Friday, see “Artists at Work” from 4-9 p.m.

Timber Lake Playhouse – 8215 Black Oak Road, Mt. Carroll. Info: 815-244-2035. Now showing Big Fish, opens Thursday, July 30 at 7:30 p.m. Performances continue Friday, July 31 at 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, August 1 at 2:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, August 2 at 2:00 p.m.; Tuesday, August 4 at 7:30 p.m.; Wednesday, August 5 at 2:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.; Thursday, August 6 at 7:30 p.m.; Friday, August 7 at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, August 8 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, August 9 at 2:00 p.m. The Magic Owl Children’s Theatre at TLP will present a 50 minute stage adaptation of James and the Giant Peach, based on the classic children’s novel by Roald Dahl. Performances are at 2:00 p.m. August 4, 6, 7 and 8. Tickets to Magic Owl shows are only $7. This program has been introducing live theatre to you people for three generations. Tickets  to Big Fish are $17 for children, students and active duty military personnel, $22 for seniors and $25 for adults. Tickets can be reserved by calling the box office at 815-244-2035 or online at timberlakeplayhouse.org.

University of Wisconsin-Rock County – Theodore Robinson Gallery, Wells Cultural Center, 2909 Kellogg Ave., Janesville, Wis.

Without Shoes Modern Dance Company — Maddox Theatre, Rockford University, 5050 E. State St.

Womanspace – 3333 Maria Linden Drive. Info: 815-877-0118.

Woodstock Opera House – 121 E. Van Buren St., Woodstock. Info: 815-338-5300.

Woodstock Weavers Guild – Old Courthouse Arts Center, 101 N. Johnson, Woodstock. Info: 815-399-1630.

Wright Museum of Art – Beloit College, 700 College St., Beloit, Wis. Free. Info: 608-363-2095.

Registration Needed

Call For Artists: Greenwich Village Art Fair – Artists are needed for the 2015 Greenwich Village Art Fair, coming Sept. 19-20. To apply: zapplication.org. Info: 815-972-2870 or rockfordartmuseum.org.

Friday, July 31

The Chalk Boy – The West Side Show Room presentation at 8 p.m. at the Nordlof Center – Basement Theater, 118 N. Main St. Tickets are just $15 online at thewestsideshowroom.com or $20 at the door.  If you would like to get involved or donate you may contact WSSR at: thewestsideshowroom@gmail.com.

Saturday, August 1

The Chalk Boy – The West Side Show Room presentation at 8 p.m. at the Nordlof Center – Basement Theater, 118 N. Main St. Tickets are just $15 online at thewestsideshowroom.com or $20 at the door.  If you would like to get involved or donate you may contact WSSR at: thewestsideshowroom@gmail.com.

Saturday, August 15

Outdoor Loaded Brush Painting Class – Get creative and learn to paint in the great outdoors with Klehm and the expert instructors of 317 Studio & Gallery. The classes will take place in the Children’s Garden gazebo and feature brand new painting – Klehm’s very own 300-year-old Bur Oak. We’ll provide everything you need – just bring your friends and a bottle of wine. Admission: $30 for members | $35 for non-members. Space is limited. Register at  klehm.org/painting-class-bur-oak. 1-4 p.m.

 

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