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Arts Notes: Sept. 21, 2014
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Arts Notes: Sept. 21, 2014

Photography class

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Laura Moul will teach a three-part intermediate digital photography class at Paintbrush Studio, 303 Pennsylvania Ave., on Wednesdays from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. beginning Oct. 15. The fee is $75 for all...

International film festival closes Sunday
International film festival closes Sunday

Four days remain of the West Virginia International Food and Film Festival at South Charleston’s LaBelle Theater, 311 D St. Tonight’s films kick off with the Roger Ebert documentary “Life Itself” at 5:45 p.m., followed by...

Monthly ArtWalk takes place Thursday
Monthly ArtWalk takes place Thursday

This month’s Downtown Charleston ArtWalk runs 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at nearly two dozen venues, including the Art Emporium, 823 Quarrier St., which has recent works by Emily Roles and Traci Higginbotham, such as Higginbotham’s...

‘Life is a Cabaret’ with the Gay Men’s Chorale
‘Life is a Cabaret’ with the Gay Men’s Chorale

Join the Charleston Gay Men’s Chorale for “Life is a Cabaret!” at 5:30 p.m. Friday in the Culture Center Great Hall. The concert features 14 songs from the stage and screen. Plus, light hors d’oeuvres will be served....

WV Book Team: Something to talk about
WV Book Team: Something to talk about

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The only thing better than reading a book is reading a book with other people and talking about it.

Book groups are growing ever more popular, as we rediscover the joy of connecting face to face with other people...

Highly-anticipated ‘Gotham’ among week’s premieres
Highly-anticipated ‘Gotham’ among week’s premieres

This week starts the fall network season in earnest with a half dozen series premieres between Sunday and Wednesday. Here’s a look at what’s new:

“Madam Secretary,” 8:30 p.m. Sunday, CBS.

Tea...

Super Heavy Duty and Farnsworth on latest PopCult video round-up

“RFC MINI SHOW” No. 38, online now at the PopCult blog (blogs.wvgazette.com/popcult), stars Super Heavy Duty, a supergroup consisting of members of The Pistol Whippers, The Tom McGees, Beaver Knievel and 69 Fingers.

The...

In short: Sept. 18-24

James Taylor tickets

Tickets for James Taylor’s Nov. 28 concert at the Charleston Civic Center go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday. They are $65 and $85, plus additional fees. Purchase through the Civic Center box office, by phone at 800-745-...

Community Music returns with new entertainment
Community Music returns with new entertainment

It’s no secret. Despite its best efforts and a devoted core of supporters, Charleston Community Music has struggled for years to stay afloat and fill seats at its shows.

“It’s a great organization,” Community...

Longtime supporters are allies for the arts
Longtime supporters are allies for the arts

As many arts groups prepare to begin their new seasons, renewed interest is paid to them and their offerings. But there’s one group that gets left out of the attention: their supporters.

It’s true that these folks are not up on...

Montclaire quartet plays conversational music with drama and flair

The Montclaire String Quartet began its 25th season with a new lineup Sunday afternoon at the University of Charleston’s Emma Byrd Gallery.

Anton Shelepov, formerly the ensemble’s second violinist, won the concertmaster’s...

Kanawha Valley arts calendar for 2014-15
Kanawha Valley arts calendar for 2014-15

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Here is a listing of 2014-15 arts and entertainment schedules for the Kanawha Valley and surrounding area:

West Virginia Symphony Orchestra

All symphonic and pops concerts begin at 8 p.m. in the Clay Center Maier ...

Slay lots of zombies in ‘Dead Rising 3: Apocalypse Edition’

“Dead Rising 3: Apocalypse Edition.”

Capcom

Windows PC

$49.99

ESRB rating: Mature

review rating: 3.5 stars

“Dead Rising 3” was an Xbox One exclusive, and every exclusive game has...

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