U.S. Rep. Kelly announces winners of 2020 Congressional High School Art Competition

Thornwood High School’s Syrell Hall places first information provided by the Office of Robin Kelly CRETE, Ill. (March 31, 2020) – Last week Congresswoman Robin Kelly announced the winners of the 2020 Congressional Art Competition for high school students at the Crete Creative Gallery & School in Crete. “Art helps us better understand the world … Read more

Munster’s Center for Visual and Performing Arts temporarily closes in compliance with Gov. Holcomb’s directive

Performances, dining events, programming cancelled or suspended for safety during COVID-19 information provided by Phil Potempa, Director of Marketing for Theatre at the Center and the Center for Visual and Performing Arts MUNSTER, Ind. (March 27, 2020) – After Indiana Governor Holcomb’s Monday, March 23, directive for residents to “shelter in,” Theatre at the Center … Read more

Theatre at the Center suspends performances beginning Friday, March 13

Effective immediately, through April 29 information provided by Big Splash PR MUNSTER, Ind. (March 13, 2020) – After Indiana Governor Holcomb’s directive announced Thursday, March 12 about gatherings over 250 people being prohibited, Theatre at the Center and The Center for Visual and Performing Arts has made the decision to suspend all public events and … Read more

City Life Center’s celebration of black heritage gives kids confidence, teaches heritage

Above: Students perform an African drum routine involving traditional percussion and African drums. (Photo provided) information provided by City Life Center GARY, Ind. (March 6, 2020) – City Life Center’s “Young, Gifted and Black” showcase provided students with a platform to give tribute to their culture through various forms of performing arts—dance, photography, puppetry, African … Read more

Congresswoman Robin Kelly sponsors Congressional Art Contest for high school students

Submission deadline Thursday, March 12, 4:00pm information provided by the Office of Robin Kelly CRETE, Ill. (March 6, 2020) – U.S. Representative Robin Kelly is sponsoring a 2020 Congressional Art Competition open to high school students residing or attending a school within the Second Congressional District. The winner will have the opportunity to attend a … Read more

John Denver’s greatest hits have new life at Theatre at the Center

Almost Heaven brings Denver’s timeless folk music center stage by Josh Bootsma MUNSTER, Ind. (February 28, 2020) – Heads are swaying at the Theatre at the Center as timeless folk music wavers its way out of guitars, a banjo, and harmonious voices and transports audiences to Colorado, West Virginia, and every acoustic and country-loving haven … Read more