29 January 2020
‘Play It Again, Sam’ dinner at CCAC planned for Feb. 21

‘Play It Again, Sam’ dinner at CCAC planned for Feb. 21


(Editor's note: This story has been updated to reflect the fact the the night of the event has been changed to Friday, Feb. 21.) By James Grob, j...
28 January 2020
Stony Point Players to present Disney’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’ June 26-28

Stony Point Players to present Disney’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’ June 26-28


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Charles City’s own Stony Point Players intend to tell “a tale as old as time.” The local communi...
27 January 2020
CCAC to resume featured artists in February with exhibit by Biwer-Stewart

CCAC to resume featured artists in February with exhibit by Biwer-Stewart


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The work of Osage artist Lori Biwer-Stewart will be featured at the Charles City Arts Center for the mont...
 
24 January 2020
Area arts and entertainment briefs

Area arts and entertainment briefs


CCAC to host artist reception for Lori Biwer-Stewart Feb. 7 The Charles City Arts Center will hold an artist reception for Lori Biwer-Stewart on ...
Cast named for CCHS spring play M*A*S*H

Cast named for CCHS spring play M*A*S*H


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com When it was 8 p.m. on a Monday night in or around the year 1978, it was time for M*A*S*H. Loyal viewers ...
14 January 2020
Charles City Arts Council to hold annual meeting Thursday

Charles City Arts Council to hold annual meeting Thursday


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com The Charles City Arts Council will hold its annual meeting at the Pub on the Cedar on Thursday, with a so...
 
03 January 2020
Area Arts and Entertainment Briefs: CCHS spring play to be ‘MASH’

Area Arts and Entertainment Briefs: CCHS spring play to be ‘MASH’


The Charles City High School Drama Department has announced that its spring play in 2020 will be ‘MASH.’ Dates of the production are April 17-...
Charles City Singers to begin rehearsals Monday

Charles City Singers to begin rehearsals Monday


New and returning members are welcome as the Charles City Singers will begin rehearsals on Monday, Jan. 6 for their April concert. The singers mee...
22 December 2019
Photos by Hernandez decorate Washington’s walls

Photos by Hernandez decorate Washington’s walls


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com Those who enter Washington Elementary School are immediately greeted with 20 poster-sized, strikingly att...
 
Washington Elementary music students shine under the bright lights

Washington Elementary music students shine under the bright lights


By James Grob, jgrob@charlescitypress.com A packed house of parents were thrilled to watch their first- and second-grade children perform under the...