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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AEW Double or Nothing showcases triumphant return, dangerous spots, bloody chaos, and, yes, a flamethrower

Posted: May 27, 2024 at 9:26 am   /   Wrestling

AEW’s annual Double or Nothing pay-per-view, used to be one of the company’s premier shows, but now, thanks to fanboy owner, Tony Khan, the show has digressed to a spot-fest, bloody, fire-infused mess. We saw the return of Maxwell Jacob Friedman (MJF), former champion, who has been out recovering from injury. He let loose with […]

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Sports Photos: Mizzou Softall falls 4-3 to Duke in Super-Regional

Posted: May 27, 2024 at 7:46 am   /   Sports, Other St. Louis Sports

The Missouri Tigers softball squad’s 9th-inning rally fell short, as the Tigers lost 4-3 to Duke on Sunday. The win sends the Duke Blue Devils to the Women’s College World Series for the first time in school history. For Missouri, the season ends with a record of 48-18, falling just short of a WCWS bid. […]

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Sports Photos: STL City SC falls to Seattle Sounders FC, 2-1 at CITY Park

Posted: May 26, 2024 at 4:15 pm   /   St. Louis City SC

The woes continued for STL City SC as it dropped another contest on Saturday night to Seattle, 2-1. Check out our photos below. Photos by Jerry McGrath. //

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Concert Photos: Pointfest at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

Posted: May 22, 2024 at 8:13 am   /   Concerts

Pointfest was held on May 18 at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre. Bad Omens headlined the show, but did not allow photography for their set. Check out the rest of the photos below. Photos by Justin Staggs.

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Sports Photos: Mizzou softball win Regional, will host Duke

Posted: May 21, 2024 at 8:18 am   /   Missouri Tigers, Other St. Louis Sports, Sports

The Missouri Tigers softball team was victorious over the weekend defeating Omaha. The Tigers will face Duke this weekend for the NCAA Softball Super-Regional. Check out our photos below. Photos by Sam Simon.

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Editorial: SICW Fan Fest 2 brought fans from all walks of life together

Posted: May 20, 2024 at 3:13 pm   /   Interesting, Wrestling

Over the weekend, pro wrestling fans were treated to quite a show by Southern Illinois Championship Wrestling (SICW). Wrestling historian, longtime promoter and SICW owner Herb Simmons used some of the many connections and friendships he’s made over the years in pro wrestling to put together SICW Fan Fest 2. The event first came to […]

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Photos: Nemesis Fighting Alliance, NFA 17

Posted: May 20, 2024 at 9:48 am   /   Interesting, Local, Other St. Louis Sports, Sports, Wrestling

Nemesis Fighting Alliance held NFA 17 on Friday, May 17 at The Armory. Bryce Kaiser, Devon Byrd and Clayton Berry each won titles in their respective weight divisions. Photos by Sophia Scheller. Check out our photos below.

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Interview: Jack Hues of Wang Chung talks career, new tour, and much more

Posted: May 16, 2024 at 12:42 pm   /   Interviews

When it comes to 80s pop/rock, Wang Chung is one of the band’s that stood out during that period. With songs in several different major motion pictures, as well as several hits, the band gained a strong following. Wang Chung will play a show at The City Winery on Thursday, May 23, but before that, […]

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