Mama's Day a tribute to playwright's mother
"No one can do everything, but each of us can do something"
By Phil Funkenbusch
The art of faith
From a jazz funeral parade, to wedding clothes, to music, architecture and theater, the 2022 Liturgical Arts Festival showcases, without judging, the paths we walk to God.
By Karen Ackerman Witter
Donations to make a difference
Illinois State Museum Society launches Guerry and Michelle Suggs Fund
By Cinda Ackerman Klickna
Not your grandmother's quilts
Springfield Area Quilt Guild show at fairgrounds March 18-19
Rich drama about the Black experience
Gem of the Ocean, by August Wilson, indispensable America playwright
By Dennis Thread
Central Illinois filmmakers at work
Springfield's own Nutcracker
The holiday tradition for everyone
Boulevard of Broken Dreams
Green Day's American Idiot is powerful theater
An arts trifecta for Springfield
A stunning new performance venue. Rachmaninoff meets Lady Gaga. An architectural treasure reused.
Love is love, no matter what
Romantic and compelling, Stop Kiss a must-see at UIS
The neighborhood is going to art
Terrain Biennial builds community around outdoor, home-based exhibitions
By Rachel Otwell
Something old, yet new
Evergreen Arsenic and Old Lace is still funny
"Her Majesty will see you now."
Spencer Theatre's royal The Audience
Out of this world
Art exhibit serves fresh look at agriculture and pollinator loss
The Legacy Theatre’s The Music Man
Rebirth of community on stage
Shakespeare's #MeToo moment
Measure for Measure at Bloomington's Illinois Shakespeare Festival
The new Springfield art scene
By Stacie Lewis
SAA Collective moving to new location downtown
By Michelle Ownbey
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Is there a trickster in the house?
Lincoln Land Down Syndrome Society 16th Annual Golf Outing
Edgewood Golf Club
Fri., May 27, 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
Maverick barely passes muster, Men is a shallow take, Taste of Whale questions tradition
By Chuck Koplinski
These honored dead
By Mark Flotow
The migration of Black Americans
The art of faith
Spring Home & Garden
2022 Wedding Issue
Capital City Parent