Arts and Entertainment

Holiday Happenings 2020: What to go, see and do this season

      We’ve all had a challenging, uncertain year, but there’s still some room for some holiday cheer. Mass. Street is going to be merry & bright as you pick up gifts curbside by colorful lights. And artists & makers are doing their share, but ...

Meet Charles and Agatha: the two skeletons doing the most this October

Charles and Agatha are truly winning October, despite the circumstances. They’ve been sunbathing, wining and dining, camping out and playing in the leaves. One might even say they are living their best lives – if not for the fact that they are dead. Every Oct. 1, Lawrence resident Kelly ...

‘Moby-Dick’ scholar to join artist of life-size whale in virtual talk on Friday

The artist of a life-size scratchboard whale and a "Moby-Dick" scholar will come together in a virtual conversation Friday night through the Lawrence Arts Center. Jos Sances' piece "Or, The Whale" currently occupies an entire wall of the art center's large gallery. In August, the Journal-World ...

Lumberyard Arts Center showcases artist with close ties to building’s history

A watercolor in the Lumberyard Arts Center depicts the center as Sandy Cardens envisioned it once it shed its former commercial purpose and became the home for the arts in Baldwin City. Cardens, a one-time art education student, moved to Baldwin City with her husband, J.T., in 1997. Her ...