Tupelo filmmaker Glenn Payne will be screening his full-length sci-fi psychological thrilled, “Earthrise.” at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Malco Oxford Commons threater off Sisk Avenue. A Q&A with the actors and screw will follow.
The Sarah Isom Center for Women and Gender Studies at the University of Mississippi and Oxford’s Powerhouse Community Arts Center will present a screening of actor-writer-director and former Oxonian Joey Lauren Adams’ 2006 film “Come Early Morning” on Friday (March 6). Adams will introduce the film and participate in a Q&A session with the audience. This program is part of the Sarah Isom Center’s series Women in the Film Industry. (more…) (March 5, 2015, Page 1B)
Jonathan Richman and Tommy Larkins will perform at Proud Larry’s on Saturday night (Feb. 28). The show will kick off around 9 and tickets ($12 in advance, $15 the day of the show) may be purchased at www.proudlarrys.com or at the door. (more…) (February 26, 2015, Page 1B, 2B, 4B)
Robert Earl Keen returns to The Lyric for a show tonight (Feb. 19). Bonnie Bishop will open the show around 8. Tickets start at $25 and may be purchased at The Lyric’s Box Office or online at www.thelyricoxford.com. Keen is touring in support of his latest album, “Happy Prisoner: The Bluegrass Sessions,” an album of bluegrass covers, giving fans a listen to what shaped Keen as a singer, songwriter and musician. (more…) (February 19, 2015, Page 1-2B, 4B)
Drew Holcomb and The Neighbors will perform at The Lyric Oxford tonight (Feb. 12). Angaleena Presley will open the show around 8. Tickets start at $17 and may be purchased at The Lyric’s Box Office or online at www.thelyricoxford.com. Prior to the show at The Lyric, Holcomb will appear solo at 6 p.m. on Thacker Mountain Radio Hour at Off Square Books. (more…) (February 12, 2015, Page 1B)
An opening reception for “Len Jenkin: Fire Over Water” will be held at Yalo Studio in Water Valley on Friday (Jan. 30) from 6-8:30 p.m. Jenkin, a visual artist from New York City, is also a playwright, screen writer and novelist. His work is influenced by a career in storytelling, stage design and directing. (more…) (January 29, 2015, Page 1B)
Andrew Bryant will release his sixth solo album, “This Is The Life,” on Tuesday (Jan. 27). An in-store show is set for The End of All Music on Tuesday at 5 p.m., while a full-band performance is lined up for next Thursday (Jan. 29) at Proud Larry’s. (more…) (January 22, 2015)