Arts & Culture

1:00pm

Fri August 24, 2012
Famous In A Small Town

Make-A-Wish Grants A Night Of Stardom To Teen Singer

Michelle Stratton poses in a publicity photo.
Make A Wish Foundation of East Tennessee

Michelle Stratton, a Red Bank sophomore, loves singing country music.  She's been diagnosed with cystic fibrosis, a condition that affects her lungs and impairs her breathing.  Despite that, she sings loud and proud.  Saturday, August 25th, she'll sing country music hits at the UTC Fine Arts Center.  The concert is free and open to the public.

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12:28pm

Thu August 23, 2012
Arts & Culture

Calling for 10 minute playwrights

The third annual Ten for Tenn Play Festival presented by the Fine Arts and Theater Department of Tennessee Wesleyan College has extended the deadline for script submissions. 

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11:26am

Wed August 22, 2012

10:42am

Sun August 19, 2012
Arts & Culture

Theater for the New South Revives Ancient Greek 'Medea'

Lizzie Chazen as Medea

With a cast of nine, Director Blake Harris has set this production of Euripides's ‘Medea’ in the 1930′s during the Dust Bowl on a military base in America.

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9:59am

Wed August 15, 2012
Arts & Culture

Shaggin' in the Scenic City

The Choo Choo Shag Club is hosting their annual fundraiser, Shag Tracks, August 16 - 18 in Chattanooga. 

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10:41am

Sun August 12, 2012
Arts & Culture

'Reel Old School' Doc Screening August 13th

Mise en Scenesters has teamed up with the Chattanooga Film Society to screen Reel Old School, a documentary that features Steve Albini and other producers discussing how digital recording and the Internet have changed the recording industry.  Two Chattanooga college students created it.  The screening is August 13th at the downtown YMCA. 

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9:20am

Fri August 10, 2012

1:39pm

Thu August 9, 2012
Words Speak

Somewhere Between Jazz and Poetry: Tromboetry

Demetrius Daniel combines spoken-word performances--vibrant, original verse--with trombone riffs, snapping and singing.  He calls it Tromboetry, and he performed in our studios recently.

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10:23am

Sun August 5, 2012
Arts & Culture

Former SNL Writer Hannibal Buress Coming To Vaudeville Cafe August 30th

Hannibal Buress has written for Saturday Night Live and 30 Rock and performed stand-up comedy around the world, including the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.  On August 30th, he'll headline the Vaudeville Cafe.   Buress’s style of comedy is steeped in commentary on everyday life.

12:06pm

Fri August 3, 2012
He Also Has A Showtime Special Aug. 3rd

Doug Stanhope Coming Back To Chattanooga August 7th

Stanhope will bring his dark, caustic wit back to the Lindsay Street Hall on August 7th as part of his Big Stink Comedy Tour.

10:59am

Wed August 1, 2012
Build Me a World

New Documentary Tells Howard High's Story

Build Me a World: The Story of the Howard School is the newest documentary by Fancy Rhino, a Chattanooga film production company. The film has its premiere at the Tivoli on August 16th.

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10:44am

Wed August 1, 2012
Truly Southern Cuisine

Growing Number Of Restaurants Involved in Harvested Here Week

From August 6th through August 10th, seventeen restaurants will take place in the Chattanooga's third Harvested Here Restaurant Week, organized by Gaining Ground.  The restaurants will highlight menu choices created with locally-sourced ingredients.

10:56am

Sun July 29, 2012
Arts & Culture

Revolution Works Creates Wildly Original Stage, Film Productions

Brent and Elizabeth Haley of Revolution Works have written and and produced an adult-themed but family friendly play called 'Mystic Town'.  This play features Bigfoot, an alien and the Loch Ness Monster meeting up in the world of humans.

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10:58am

Fri July 27, 2012
Sake To Me

Bison Potstickers & More At 212's First Sake Tasting

212 Market Restaurant is hosting their first-ever sake tasting on Friday, July 27th.  They'll serve sake along with Asian-inspired recipes featuring local foods like blueberry barbecued Georgia quail, smoked Pickett’s Trout Ranch trout and Eagles Rest Ranch bison potstickers.

11:46am

Thu July 26, 2012
Another Tale Of Downtown Revitalization

River Gallery's 20th Anniversary Coming Up Aug 3rd

The River Gallery is one of the cornerstone businesses in Chattanooga's Bluff View Art District

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