Thursday, December 18, 2014

SYNC Squared

Submitted by Danielle Ennis on Tue, 12/16/2014 - 11:47am

In this collaborative twist on traditional gallery shows, each resident artist has invited a friend to participate and create with them. In doing so, viewers will experience a double show to celebrate the city's art scene. Guest artists include locals Lynne McKay and Benjamin Olson. Thu-Fri 1-4 p.m; Sat noon-4 p.m. 

Home for the Holidays

Submitted by Cat Rolwes on Tue, 12/16/2014 - 12:55pm

This holiday show will make you feel at home no matter your taste in music. Songs range from traditional to contemporary, Christmas to Hanukkah-themed, and hip-hop to swing. Altogether, they deliver plenty of cheer and goodwill. Days, times vary. 

Downtown Festival of Lights

Submitted by Wyatt Stayner on Tue, 12/16/2014 - 5:53pm

Enjoy a variety of music at this diverse event. Twenty performers will sing songs in Yiddish, Hebrew, and English followed by a traditional candle lighting for the third night of Hannukah. If you get hungry, snack on some chocolate treats. Thu 5:30-7 p.m. 

Paths of Faith

Submitted by Danielle Ennis on Tue, 12/16/2014 - 11:09am

In the fourth Cafe des Arts series, local artist Fredrik Pichon will lead a lecture on the Camino de Santiago pilgrimage, a route to the shrine of apostle St. James the Great in northern Spain. Millions have taken the path since the Middle Ages, and its faith and ideas are still alive today. Thu 6-7:30 p.m. 

The Graduate

Submitted by Cat Rolwes on Tue, 12/16/2014 - 1:10pm

Recent college graduate Benjamin Brodderick worries about his future and begins an affair with Mrs. Robinson, an older, married woman. Spoiler alert: He ends up falling in love with his mistress' daughter. One of the highest-grossing films of all time, the 1967 revolutionary flick is still relevant today. Thu 7 p.m. 

Michael McDonald

Submitted by J. Wesley Judd on Thu, 10/09/2014 - 2:21pm

While Michael McDonald has a catalog of hit rock singles, the Grammy Award winner and former member of the Doobie Brothers is perhaps most well-known for his take on Christmas classics. He performs holiday favorites along with some Yuletide originals on this nationwide tour. Thu 8 p.m.

Michael McDonald: This Christmas - An Evening of Holiday & Hits

Submitted by Justin De La Rosa on Tue, 12/16/2014 - 1:09pm

Join Grammy Award winner Michael McDonald as he croons his way through Christmas classics and holiday originals. Sing along with soulful renditions of your favorite songs of the season including "White Christmas" and "Angels We Have Heard on High." Thu 8 p.m.