Theatre Review: STEEL MAGNOLIAS at Stages St. Louis

Posted: June 12, 2024 at 7:30 am   /   Live Theater Reviews

Stages St. Louis kicks off its 38th season by visiting the south in Steel Magnolias. Told through the backdrop of a beauty parlor, the play explores friendship, grief, aging and the relationship between women. Set in a small town in Louisiana, the story revolves around six friends as they navigate life while supporting one another’s […]

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Concert Photos: Sarah McLachlan at STL Music Park

Posted: June 11, 2024 at 7:38 pm   /   Concerts

Singer/songwriter Sarah McLachlan performed at STL Music Park on June 10. Check out our photos below. Photos by Jerry McGrath.

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Concert Photos: A Day To Remember, The Story So Far, Militarie Gun, Four Year Strong at STL Music Park

Posted: June 11, 2024 at 7:15 pm   /   Concerts

On June 8, A Day To Remember headlined a show featuring several bands at the STL Music Park. Check out our photos below. Photos by Jen Ruff.

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Interview: Actor/Comedian Billy Gardell to perform at Helium Comedy Club this weekend

Posted: June 11, 2024 at 2:59 pm   /   Comedy, Interviews, Local

If you’re feeling down or having a rough day, just listen to a recent interview with Billy Gardell, and it will help you perk up, that’s for sure. The first thing I noticed about Gardell during our conversation on Monday is that he always seems to be upbeat and in a great mood. I asked […]

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Bad Bohemians: Poverty, Passion and Poor Health Abound in Opera Theatre’s La bohème (Review)

Posted: June 3, 2024 at 7:29 pm   /   Live Theater Reviews

Opera Theatre of Saint Louis’ 49th season continues with a sprightly yet sorrowful production of Puccini’s La bohème. An indispensable part of the opera canon, it was last performed by the company in 2016. La bohème is based on a short story by Henri Murger, a poet and novelist known for his depictions of Parisian […]

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Concert Photos: Hootie & the Blowfish at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

Posted: June 2, 2024 at 8:40 pm   /   Concerts

Hootie & the Blowfish were joined by Collective Soul and Edwin McCain for a show at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre in Saturday night. Photos by Jeremy Housewright.

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Theatre Review: MJ the Musical at The Fabulous Fox Theatre

Posted: June 2, 2024 at 12:08 pm   /   Live Theater Reviews

One of the most prolific and popular artists in history, Michael Jackson’s legacy is a mix of controversies, chart-topping hits, and an unending drive to push the boundaries of the musical experience. Captivating audiences worldwide, Jackson pushed the boundaries of creativity, influenced pop culture, and grew into an iconic figure that continues to dominate the […]

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Concert Photos: Chappell Roan at STL Music Park

Posted: June 1, 2024 at 9:10 am   /   Concerts

Chappell Roan played to a sold-out house on Thursday night at STL Music Park. Photos by Sophia Scheller. Check out our photos below.

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Theatre Review: Opera Theatre of St. Louis Presents a Sidesplitting and Surreal ‘The Barber of Seville’

Posted: May 31, 2024 at 10:46 am   /   Live Theater Reviews

Opera Theatre of Saint Louis’s 49th season begins with a vibrantly colored, laugh-out-loud production of The Barber of Seville. Last staged by the company eight years ago, this production retains the vocal ornamentation, passion, and over-the-top melodrama found in Rossini’s comic bel canto masterpiece.  But there are a few big changes. First, the opera has […]

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Concert Review: Wang Chung Brings Big Sounds To The Intimate City Winery

Posted: May 28, 2024 at 6:14 pm   /   Film, Concert Reviews

The proliferation of ‘80s bands making the concert rounds has intensified over the last decade. As a result, countless artists with a commercial hit to their name during the 1980s have cashed in on the nostalgia gravy train. This is why I approached Wang Chung’s concert on May 23rd with a hint of suspicion and […]

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