For the latest in local arts-and-entertainment news, check out the current section of Oxford Town, The Oxford EAGLE's weekly entertainment guide. It's published every Thursday.
Friday may be the day of love, but those looking for broken hearts and sad stories are sure to get their fix when Water Liars take the stage at Proud Larry’s later that night. (more…) (February 13, 2014, Page 6, 7)
Organizers of this year’s Oxford Film Festival say the festival brought in $2,000 more in tickets prices this year. Having three celebrities may have helped increase the numbers. Read about the festival and the winners in today’s EAGLE. (February 10, 2014, Page 1)
Drawing on influences of the likes of John Prine and Steve Earle, Americana singer-songwriter Chris Knight will take the stage at Proud Larry’s tonight (Thursday, Jan. 23). (more…) (January 23, 2014, Page 6, 7)
Jerry Joseph returns to the LOU community for a solo show at Proud Larry’s on Friday night in support of his self-titled album which features newly recorded and re-imagined songs from various projects throughout his prolific career. (more…) (January 16, 2014, Page 5)
Members of Ole Miss Theatre will be a part of the 900 students and faculty from colleges and universities from Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee and southern Virginia when Hollins University and the Mill Mountain Theater hosts the Region Four festival of the 46th annual Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (KCACTF) on Feb. 4-8. (more…) (January 9, 2014, Page 5)
With generous support from the Ford Foundation, the Gertrude C. Ford Center for the Performing Arts will continue the annual Shakespeare Symposium, a crowd-favorite from the discontinued Oxford Shakespeare Festival. (more…) (December 26, 2013, Page 5)
The committee charged with selecting the book for the 2014 UM Common Reading Experience has narrowed the field of nominations to five finalists. Committee members will read all five books through the end of January and review them for the final selection, which will be announced in February. (more…) (December 19, 2013, Page 5A)