How do we make our music economy richer? Treat music like a sport

In the Faroe Islands, a remote nation of 50,000 people in the North Atlantic, every village and town has a soccer field. The grounds are pristine, regardless of the size of the settlement, whether it is a suburb of the capital Torshavn or a village of 200 people. While the presence of a professional training … Read more

Lewisville: Plenty of lake adventures with a side of art and history

There’s a lot to love Louisville, from its charming and historic center to the sparkling lake, which is made for boating, fishing and water sports. And even better: it’s all a quick 10-minute walk from DFW International Airport. Plan an outdoor adventureLake Lewisville is the crown jewel of the area and there are plenty of … Read more

BRAC will host open auditions for Hello Dolly! | Entertainment

The Branson Regional Arts Council is hosting open auditions for the upcoming production of Hello Dolly! this month. Auditions will be held from 2-6pm on Saturday, July 16th and Saturday, July 23rd at the Historic Owen Theater in downtown Branson. The production is seeking cast members over the age of 13 and will be directed … Read more

7 Art Shows in San Antonio You Must See to Open Your Mind This Month

If you’re looking for a break from the routine, then San Antonio’s art scene offers plenty of diversions and discoveries in July. Artist Jose Villalobos dives into the trucking subculture and deconstructs the idea of ​​masculinity within it at FL!GHT Gallery. Guadalupe Hernandez weaves family stories connecting his past into his figurative oil paintings at … Read more

As more children struggle with mental health, Wisconsin offers tools to support them

With school being out of school, many parents and guardians are spending more time with their children – which provides an opportunity to check on their mental health. Concerns about young people’s mental health have been growing for years. Before the pandemic, about 60 percent of high school students in Wisconsin were experiencing anxiety, depression … Read more

NASCAR weekend at Atlanta Motor Speedway filled with entertainment opportunities | Sports

This weekend, NASCAR returns to the all-new Atlanta Motor Speedway for the second time this season for the Quaker State 400 presented by Walmart and Alsco Uniforms 250. There are 650 NASCAR miles between these two races, but the Atlanta race weekend is full of fun even when the cars aren’t on the track. Here … Read more

NASCAR weekend at Atlanta Motor Speedway filled with entertainment opportunities | Sports

This weekend, NASCAR returns to the all-new Atlanta Motor Speedway for the second time this season for the Quaker State 400 presented by Walmart and Alsco Uniforms 250. There are 650 NASCAR miles between these two races, but the Atlanta race weekend is full of fun even when the cars aren’t on the track. Here … Read more

Life is still a cabaret | Entertainment

Cabaretbook by Joe Masteroff, music and lyrics by John Kander & Fred Ebb, Hangar Theater through July 16 Welcome…. With that word, a lusty master of ceremonies starts a small revolution in the American musical like Kander & Ebb’s Cabaret opened the 1966 Broadway season. With that said, the Hangar Theater invites us back inside … Read more

R. Kelly placed suicide watch at federal prison in Brooklyn | Entertainment

NEW YORK — R. Kelly has been placed on suicide watch at a federal prison in Brooklyn following his 30-year sex-trafficking sentence — and his lawyer says the disgraced R&B star has no business being there. The 55-year-old man was in solitary confinement at the Metropolitan Correctional Complex after his sentencing on Wednesday for a … Read more

EXPLAINER: How will R. Kelly’s conviction affect other trials? | Entertainment

CHICAGO (AP) — R. Kelly could be 80 years old before the singer is free again, based on a 30-year sentence imposed this week by a federal judge in New York for using his fame to sexually assault young fans , including some, were children. And if the 55-year-old loses three related trials in the … Read more