Arts & Culture

Davenport Junior Theatre

A children's theater group is raising money to pay for major renovations. Davenport Junior Theatre needs to raise about $160,000 to fix up The Nighswander Theatre.

 Artistic Director Daniel Sheridan says the project is long overdue. 

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Phil Pospychala

If you just can't wait until July to hear live, traditional jazz music, you should travel to southeast Wisconsin this weekend. The 28th annual Tribute to Bix Beiderbecke is being held Thursday through Sunday.  

Claire Kovacs and Melissa Mohr host "The Gallery Gap," a conversation on underrepresented populations of artists in galleries across the world.

Claire Kovacs and Melissa Mohr host "The Gallery Gap."
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WVIK has partnered with the Figge Art Museum and Augustana College's Teaching Museum of Art to produce a new podcast focusing on underrepresented populations in art galleries across the world.

A new company is now running the cafe and special events at the Figge Art Museum in Davenport. Last week, the museum and Frontier Hospitality Group celebrated their partnership that officially began in January. 

Scribble: Kevin Ferris

Feb 25, 2017

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Join Mindy Heusel as she goes to the movies and previews the music and composers up for Best Original Film Score. She'll also talk with Mike Schulz of the River Cities' Reader about his picks for Best Picture.

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