Entertainment

‘Hamilton’ actress to speak at TU

In part with Tiffin University’s Celebrating Cultural Uniqueness, TU is to host a Broadway performer who performed in the musical “Hamilton.” Actress Betsy Struxness is to talk about how she got to where she is today during a presentation 12:30-1:30 p.m. March 19 in the Marion ...

Entertainment briefs, March 8

Figure drawing offered at TAG Tiffin Art Guild is to host a five figure drawing class 7-9 p.m. the second and fourth Tuesday of the month starting Tuesday at the art guild, 130 S. Washington St. The cost is $8 per session and attendees are to bring their own materials. For more ...

‘Black Panther’ is box-office king for third straight week

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Wakanda’s reign shows no signs of waning. “Black Panther” is king of the box office for the third straight weekend. The release from Marvel and Disney brought in $65.7 million domestically this weekend, easily outpacing new releases “Red Sparrow” and “Death ...

Estate-planning attorney to discuss matters of life and death Sunday

This weekend, Tiffin Right to Life and Knights of Columbus are hosting an event featuring the director of Patients Rights Council. Jason Negri, an estate-planning attorney and director for Patients Rights Council, is to speak about end-of-life issues. A public presentation is to take place ...

Entertainment briefs, March 1

Country singer Pam Tillis coming to Clyde Saturday Pam Tillis, a country singer-songwriter and member of the Grand Ole Opry, is to perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Clyde High School auditorium, 1015 Race St. Tillis is a three-time CMA award winner, including 1994’s Female Vocalist of ...

Two-county student art show set for March 2

Community members will be able to view art pieces submitted by students from five area school districts during the annual county art show. The 13 annual Seneca-Wyandot County Art Show is to take place 4-7 p.m. March 2 at Sentinel Career and Technology Center, 793 E. TR 201. “This is a ...

Entertainment briefs, Feb. 22

Heidelberg to present Rodgers, Hammerstein revue The Heidelberg University Symphonic band, along with vocal and theater students, are to present favorites from Rodgers and Hammerstein in “A Grand Night for Singing” at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday in Gundlach Theatre. The program is to ...

‘Black Panther’ blows away box office with $192M

NEW YORK (AP) — A wave of feverish anticipation, fawning critical acclaim and groundbreaking cultural meaning pushed “Black Panther” to a record-setting $192 million debut in U.S. and Canada theaters, firmly establishing the superhero sensation as a box-office landmark. The Marvel film ...

You’re gonna like this here

PHOTO BY NICOLE WALBY Annie (Riley Gibson, left) comforts Molly( Zoe Rando) during dress rehearsal for Seneca East High School’s production of “Annie” Tuesday afternoon. Performances are to take place at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and at 3 p.m. Sunday. Tickets cost $9 for adults ...

Entertainment briefs, Feb. 15

Dinner, ‘Joey’s Story’ set for Feb. 26 at Old Fort High School OLD FORT — Old Fort High School is to host “Joey’s Story: A Community Event” starting at 6 p.m. with a free dinner Feb. 26 at the high school, 7635 N. CR 51. Dinner is to be provided by Bone Boys BBQ and Lee’s ...

Next TAG exhibition a cross to bear

Tiffin Art Guild is making a call for artists to enter its next art exhibition. The exhibition, “Crosses,” is to challenge artist to create a cross, either three-dimensional or flat, in any medium of their choice, according to Jill Groves, TAG treasurer. There are countless designs from ...

‘Fifty Shades Freed’ gets $38.8 million to top charts

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Newcomers like “Fifty Shades Freed,” ‘’Peter Rabbit” and “The 15:17 to Paris” breathed some fresh life into a marketplace that has for weeks been dominated by “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle,” ‘’The Greatest Showman” and various Oscar contenders. But ...

‘How I Learned To Drive’ is timely for #MeToo movement

Staying with the theme “Keep Calm and Woman On,” Heidelberg University is to present a tale of survival by playwright Paula Vogel. Actors from Heidelberg’s School of Music and Theatre are to present the Pulitzer Prize-winning play “How I Learned To Drive” at 7:30 p.m. today, Friday ...

Entertainment Briefs, Feb. 8

TU alum to return to teach, perform Recording artist and singer-songwriter Prisca is to return to Tiffin University for a week of teaching, performing and mentoring future music industry professionals. Prisca is to teach songwriting and music production workshops in TU’s new recording ...

7 weeks later, ‘Jumanji’ is No. 1 at box office

NEW YORK (AP) — The heir to “Titanic” is ... “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle”? For the first time since James Cameron’s disaster epic, a December release has topped the weekend box office in February. Seven weeks after first opening in theaters, Sony Pictures’ “Jumanji” ...

Entertainment Briefs, Feb. 1

Ritz summer camp now enrolling The 2018 Summer Theatre Camp at The Ritz Theatre is registering students through May 21. The camp is to present “Robin Hood” during the weeks of June 11-16 and June 19-24. Cost is $130 per child. The Ritz will be celebrating its 20th year of summer ...

Pirates, ho!

PHOTO SUBMITTED Bellevue Society for the Arts is to present “The Pirates of Penzance” at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and Feb. 2 and 3 and at 2:30 p.m. Sunday and Feb. 4. Tickets cost $12 for adults and $8 for adults age 60 and older and students through grade 12. Gilbert and ...

Pianist to perform Friday at Heidelberg

World-renowned pianist Nikita Mndoyants is to bring his talents to Heidelberg University at 7 p.m. Friday in Brenneman Music Hall for a free concert. Mndoyants gave his first public recital at age 8 and recorded his first CD at age 10. His concert is to feature pieces by classical composers ...

With films and testimony, Heidelberg to shine light on human trafficking

Next week, Heidelberg University is celebrating Human Trafficking Awareness Month with a series of presentations to bring light to the issue, including a talk by a long-term survivor. This is the fourth year the university has dedicated a week to Human Trafficking Awareness Month, Kristen ...

Entertainment briefs, Jan. 18

Izaak Walton sponsoring gun show Saturday, Sunday Tiffin-Seneca Izaak Walton League’s Gun Show is to take place 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday at Seneca County Fairgrounds, 100 Hopewell Ave. Admission costs $5; parking is free. Contact John Weslow at (419) 618-1906, for ...