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Music to our Ears: Easy Home Concert

Above: Spontaneity is always fun at a house concert. Here, musician and marketing guru ...

Saison Opens in Windsor Heights

Late last week, I got a sneak peek at Saison Kitchen + Pub, the ...

Local Artist Has NYC Exhibit

Des Moines artist James Bearden has a significant exhibition of his work in New ...

Iowa Native Flees Nazis Nightly

Ames native Ben Davis stars as Capt. Georg von Trapp in the traveling production ...

Pyramid Theatre Announces Season

When Ken-Matt Martin called to tell us about Pyramid Theatre Company’s upcoming season, his ...

Great Gatsby at Playhouse

The glamour of the Jazz Age comes to life onstage in a new adaptation ...

Downtown Home Interiors Shop

Interior designer Amanda Reynal’s new retail shop and design studio downtown may not occupy ...

Iron Somm’s Dueling Duo

  Of all the Winefest events held each year, Iron Somm may be my ...

Very Revealing

Sure, the Des Moines Arts Festival isn’t until June, but who can bear so ...

Songs for a Soldier

When Des Moines Metro Opera’s Michael Egel stopped by our office last summer, he ...