06 August 2020
Annual Art-a-Fest celebration going virtual this year

Annual Art-a-Fest celebration going virtual this year


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Ashley Schmidt picked an interesting year to take a shot at being chairperson of the Art-a-Fest committee...
14 May 2020
No soup this year, but ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser a success for CCAC, food pantry

No soup this year, but ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser a success for CCAC, food pantry


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The only thing people missed out on was the soup. But it is called “Empty Bowls,” after all. Th...
04 May 2020
‘Beauty and the Beast’ canceled, Stony Point Players consider alternative summer show

‘Beauty and the Beast’ canceled, Stony Point Players consider alternative summer show


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The Stony Point Players will wait at least one more year to tell the “tale as old as time.” The Ch...
 
20 April 2020
Empty Bowls fundraiser goes online

Empty Bowls fundraiser goes online


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The Charles City Arts Center's annual Empty Bowls Fundraiser, which was called off last month due to COVI...
13 April 2020
Stony Point Players adjust schedule for ‘Beauty and the Beast,’ hoping to still have summer show

Stony Point Players adjust schedule for ‘Beauty and the Beast,’ hoping to still have summer show


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The Stony Point Players have postponed auditions, but the local community theater group is still hoping t...
09 April 2020
With no gallery, CCHS art show goes online

With no gallery, CCHS art show goes online


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Charles City High School art teachers Brian Bohlen and Tia McInroy usually spend the first week of April ...
 
14 March 2020
Area Art and Entertainment Briefs: ‘Beauty and the Beast’ auditions set for April

Area Art and Entertainment Briefs: ‘Beauty and the Beast’ auditions set for April


Arts Briefly Auditions for the upcoming Stony Point Players production of “Beauty and the Beast” will be Tuesday, April 21; Thursday, April...
IHSSA cancels state speech contests due to COVID-19 virus

IHSSA cancels state speech contests due to COVID-19 virus


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Thirteen Charles City High School speech students — along with hundreds of students around the state of...
08 March 2020
Haglund’s work is a hit at CCAC

Haglund’s work is a hit at CCAC


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com A large crowd of people visited the Charles City Arts Center Friday to take a look at the work of Charles...
 
05 March 2020
CCMS play includes fairy tales told in talk show format

CCMS play includes fairy tales told in talk show format


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com A cast and crew of more than 45 Charles City Middle School students are getting ready to entertain you. ...