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LunaFest will feature local films by inmates
 Chinonye Chukwu, assistant professor of motion pictures at Wright State University, has been teaching screenwriting to the women at the Dayton Correctional Institute as part of her “Pens to Pictures” project. The result is five short films, two of which will be shown today — Sunday, March 26 — at The Neon movie theater...

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Chinonye Chukwu, assistant professor of motion pictures at Wright State University, has been teaching screenwriting to the women at the Dayton Correctional Institute as part of her “Pens to Pictures” project. The result is five short films, two of which will be shown today — Sunday, March 26 — at The Neon movie theater...
Good news for families: Relaxed theater serves autistic kids
 As a mother of an autistic child, Ashley DeBeer says she would never — ever — have taken her son to any kind of public performance. “You’re always hesitant to take your child to something like that because you never know how he is going to react,” she explains. “Teddy gets amped up if there are loud noises...

Posted: 2 days ago

As a mother of an autistic child, Ashley DeBeer says she would never — ever — have taken her son to any kind of public performance. “You’re always hesitant to take your child to something like that because you never know how he is going to react,” she explains. “Teddy gets amped up if there are loud noises...
Meet the Ice Age: Huge animatronic mammals invade the Boonshoft
 The “Wow Factor” is very much in evidence at the Boonshoft Museum of Discovery at the moment. Whether you’re a senior or a toddler, chances are you’ll be captivated by the life-size moving animals currently residing in the main exhibition hall. “Most people don’t realize that there were humans in Ohio 12...

Posted: 7 days ago

The “Wow Factor” is very much in evidence at the Boonshoft Museum of Discovery at the moment. Whether you’re a senior or a toddler, chances are you’ll be captivated by the life-size moving animals currently residing in the main exhibition hall. “Most people don’t realize that there were humans in Ohio 12...
Local arts news: Dayton Gay Men’s Chorus will salute USO
 The Dayton Gay Men’s Chorus will honor men and women in uniform when it presents its annual fundraiser, “A Salute to the U.S.O, ” at 7 p.m. on Saturday, April 8, at Dayton’s Memorial Hall, 125 E. First St., Dayton. The mission of the group, which has been entertaining Miami Valley audiences for 14 years, is to provide...

Posted: 9 days ago

The Dayton Gay Men’s Chorus will honor men and women in uniform when it presents its annual fundraiser, “A Salute to the U.S.O, ” at 7 p.m. on Saturday, April 8, at Dayton’s Memorial Hall, 125 E. First St., Dayton. The mission of the group, which has been entertaining Miami Valley audiences for 14 years, is to provide...
Help families with sick kids: Here’s Ronald McDonald House Wish List
 Did you know the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Dayton supports more than 3,000 families with critically ill, hospitalized children each year? In addition to the welcoming house where families of hospitalized children can stay overnight, there’s now also a special room at the hospital where they can enjoy a much-needed break. &ldquo...

Posted: 12 days ago

Did you know the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Dayton supports more than 3,000 families with critically ill, hospitalized children each year? In addition to the welcoming house where families of hospitalized children can stay overnight, there’s now also a special room at the hospital where they can enjoy a much-needed break. &ldquo...
Time to discuss “The Big Read” — more fun with the Wright Brothers!
 If you haven’t yet read David McCullough’s acclaimed nonfiction book, “The Wright Brothers,” this is a great time to pick it up. The book was chosen as Miami Valley’s Big Read selection. Libraries, schools and other venues are hosting discussions and other programs about the book through April 16, the 150th anniversary...

Posted: 16 days ago

If you haven’t yet read David McCullough’s acclaimed nonfiction book, “The Wright Brothers,” this is a great time to pick it up. The book was chosen as Miami Valley’s Big Read selection. Libraries, schools and other venues are hosting discussions and other programs about the book through April 16, the 150th anniversary...
“Beautiful,” “Something Rotten,” “The Little Mermaid” headed to Dayton
 Minutes after the folks at the Victoria Theatre Association had announced their 2017-2018 offerings, Jean and Jim Allen of Fairborn were in line waiting to buy season tickets to the Broadway series. “I think it’s the best they’ve had so far!” said Jean, who has been attending all the touring Broadway productions for...

Posted: 16 days ago

Minutes after the folks at the Victoria Theatre Association had announced their 2017-2018 offerings, Jean and Jim Allen of Fairborn were in line waiting to buy season tickets to the Broadway series. “I think it’s the best they’ve had so far!” said Jean, who has been attending all the touring Broadway productions for...
Thrift Shop needs furnishings, clothing
 It’s almost time for spring cleaning! Now’s the perfect time to help the thrift shops in our area that benefit non-profit organizations. A case in point is Corner Cupboard Thrift Shop, which gives all of its proceeds to a variety of worthy Miami Valley groups. “Corner Cupboard Charities is a diamond in the rough; it is been...

Posted: 19 days ago

It’s almost time for spring cleaning! Now’s the perfect time to help the thrift shops in our area that benefit non-profit organizations. A case in point is Corner Cupboard Thrift Shop, which gives all of its proceeds to a variety of worthy Miami Valley groups. “Corner Cupboard Charities is a diamond in the rough; it is been...
Wright State grad takes audiences behind-the-scenes at “Moonlight”
 Just a week before her film captured the Academy Award for Best Picture, Centerville High School grad Hannah Beachler was in town chatting with The Neon audience after a special screening of “Moonlight.” Beachler has become one of Hollywood’s most in-demand production designers. She won a major award for her work on the...

Posted: 23 days ago

Just a week before her film captured the Academy Award for Best Picture, Centerville High School grad Hannah Beachler was in town chatting with The Neon audience after a special screening of “Moonlight.” Beachler has become one of Hollywood’s most in-demand production designers. She won a major award for her work on the...
‘Dirty Dancing’ on stage at the Schuster
 The lesson to be learned from Eleanor Bergstein’s life story? Keep on truckin’. You may not recognize her name, but if you’re a fan of the 1987 movie, “Dirty Dancing,” you’ve seen how Bergstein’s grit and determination eventually paid off. Thwarted at every turn, she eventually created one of the...

Posted: 23 days ago

The lesson to be learned from Eleanor Bergstein’s life story? Keep on truckin’. You may not recognize her name, but if you’re a fan of the 1987 movie, “Dirty Dancing,” you’ve seen how Bergstein’s grit and determination eventually paid off. Thwarted at every turn, she eventually created one of the...
Donate household items to support homeless support agency
 Homefull works to end homelessness by providing housing, services, advocacy and education. The nonprofit offers a comprehensive continuum of care and services — from homelessness prevention to permanent housing. The organization is part of a network of services in Montgomery County designed to help people help themselves. “Homefull...

Posted: 26 days ago

Homefull works to end homelessness by providing housing, services, advocacy and education. The nonprofit offers a comprehensive continuum of care and services — from homelessness prevention to permanent housing. The organization is part of a network of services in Montgomery County designed to help people help themselves. “Homefull...
The big Broadway shows coming to Dayton we’re pretty excited about
 Some of Broadway’s hottest musicals will be coming to Dayton as part of the Victoria Theatre Association’s 2017-18 season. Included in the lineup announced Monday evening are “An American in Paris,” “Beautiful: The Carole King Musical,” and “Something Rotten.” Also on tap: a new production of...

Posted: 27 days ago

Some of Broadway’s hottest musicals will be coming to Dayton as part of the Victoria Theatre Association’s 2017-18 season. Included in the lineup announced Monday evening are “An American in Paris,” “Beautiful: The Carole King Musical,” and “Something Rotten.” Also on tap: a new production of...
Art while you eat! Local artists love showing in restaurants
 Don’t be surprised these days to find the salmon cakes or beef filets at your favorite restaurant served up with a generous side helping of landscapes or portraits. Area artists and restaurant owners have found that joining forces is a winning situation for both. Libby Rudolf, a local artist who’d been putting her work in gallery...

5:00 AM Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017

Don’t be surprised these days to find the salmon cakes or beef filets at your favorite restaurant served up with a generous side helping of landscapes or portraits. Area artists and restaurant owners have found that joining forces is a winning situation for both. Libby Rudolf, a local artist who’d been putting her work in gallery...
Local artwork enhances new libraries
 ReImagining Works, the innovative project that invites area artists to create artwork for new and newly renovated Dayton Metro Library branches, has four new additions to its impressive and growing art collection. The Miamisburg Branch Library, located at 545 E. Linden Ave., officially opened on Feb. 20. This new library features the latest...

5:00 AM Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017

ReImagining Works, the innovative project that invites area artists to create artwork for new and newly renovated Dayton Metro Library branches, has four new additions to its impressive and growing art collection. The Miamisburg Branch Library, located at 545 E. Linden Ave., officially opened on Feb. 20. This new library features the latest...
Louise Troy Kindergarten teachers need art supplies
 Thanks to a tip from artist Bing Davis, I had the pleasure of visiting an unusual art exhibit at Louise Troy Elementary School in Dayton last year. “With all the difficulties that we have, near and far, I am encouraged and inspired by what I saw and experienced in the heart of our West Dayton community,” Bing wrote. “This...

5:00 AM Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017

Thanks to a tip from artist Bing Davis, I had the pleasure of visiting an unusual art exhibit at Louise Troy Elementary School in Dayton last year. “With all the difficulties that we have, near and far, I am encouraged and inspired by what I saw and experienced in the heart of our West Dayton community,” Bing wrote. “This...
Schwarz Sisters Plaque dedicated
 Thanks to two enterprising history students at the Dayton Regional STEM School, there’s now an historic marker honoring Dayton Ballet founders on the First Street side of the Victoria Theatre. It all began when history teacher Kevin Lydy assigned a project-based learning unit requiring them to research individuals from the Miami Valley...

5:00 AM Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017

Thanks to two enterprising history students at the Dayton Regional STEM School, there’s now an historic marker honoring Dayton Ballet founders on the First Street side of the Victoria Theatre. It all began when history teacher Kevin Lydy assigned a project-based learning unit requiring them to research individuals from the Miami Valley...
Operation Prom Dress needs gowns, accessories

5:00 AM Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017

It all began in 2010 when one young lady in Centerville’s Epiphany Lutheran Church’s youth group was unable to attend her prom because she couldn’t afford a dress. “The very next day my friend and I decided that if there was one girl, there were many,” says Tonya Johns, co-founder of Operation Prom Dress. &ldquo...
Dayton Opera creates own sets for Mozart comic opera for first time
 Dayton Opera artistic director Tom Bankston knew he wanted to stage Mozart’s comic opera, ” The Abduction from the Seraglio” but there was one major hitch. He couldn’t find a set. “It’s an opera that’s just not done as much but I wanted to do the piece because it’s a great singers’ opera...

5:00 AM Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017

Dayton Opera artistic director Tom Bankston knew he wanted to stage Mozart’s comic opera, ” The Abduction from the Seraglio” but there was one major hitch. He couldn’t find a set. “It’s an opera that’s just not done as much but I wanted to do the piece because it’s a great singers’ opera...
REACH Conference slated for Feb. 24
 It’s called a “studies conference,” but that title doesn’t begin to reflect the fun that’s in store for those who attend “REACH across Dayton.” The daylong event, now in its 24th year, is a cultural exchange that introduces 300 participants to a wide variety of programming that explores the many ethnic...

5:00 AM Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017

It’s called a “studies conference,” but that title doesn’t begin to reflect the fun that’s in store for those who attend “REACH across Dayton.” The daylong event, now in its 24th year, is a cultural exchange that introduces 300 participants to a wide variety of programming that explores the many ethnic...
Fabulous fiber: Contemporary Art from China on display
 DAYTON — Lisa Morrisette says it was “almost like Christmas” when the dramatic pieces of art arrived in Dayton and were being carefully removed from their crates.   The Wright State University adjunct professor — who specializes in Asian art history and textiles — served as guest curator for the new exhibit...

4:38 PM Wednesday, Feb. 08, 2017

DAYTON — Lisa Morrisette says it was “almost like Christmas” when the dramatic pieces of art arrived in Dayton and were being carefully removed from their crates.   The Wright State University adjunct professor — who specializes in Asian art history and textiles — served as guest curator for the new exhibit...
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