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Last dance: Final performance for Ringling Bros. elephants
Last dance: Final performance for Ringling Bros. elephants

Associated Press

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) – The curtain fell a final time for elephants performing at Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus as the circus ended a practice that enthralled audiences for two centuries but became...

Last dance: Final performance for Ringling Bros. elephants
Last dance: Final performance for Ringling Bros. elephants

Associated Press

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) – The curtain fell a final time for elephants performing at Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus as the circus ended a practice that enthralled audiences for two centuries but became...

Elephants to perform for final time at Ringling Bros. circus
Elephants to perform for final time at Ringling Bros. circus

Associated Press

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) – Elephants will perform for the last time at the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus on Sunday, as the show closes its own chapter on a controversial practice that has entertained audiences...

Children’s book author to visit library

West Virginia author Anna Smucker will share her picture book “Golden Delicious: A Cinderella Apple Story,” at Kanawha County Public Library this week in honor of Children’s Book Week. The story is about the discovery of West...

Pop classic ‘Baby Baby’ gets Tori Kelly reboot
Pop classic ‘Baby Baby’ gets Tori Kelly reboot

Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – A pop classic from the early `90s, Amy Grant's hit "Baby Baby," is getting a reboot 25 years later thanks to Grammy-nominated singer Tori Kelly.

REVIEW: “Alice Through the Looking Glass” a charming classic

The Limelight Theater Company delighted its audience Friday night with a charming rendition of Lewis Carroll’s classic, “Alice Through the Looking Glass.”

Things to do today: April 30, 2016

SEAN RICHARDSON with JORDAN ANDREW JEFFERSON: 7 p.m. Free. Bluegrass Kitchen, 1600 Washington St., E. Call 304-346-2871.

Death raises questions: Did Prince die of an overdose?
Death raises questions: Did Prince die of an overdose?

CHICAGO (AP) – Prince’s final days and unexpected death at age 57 raise questions among experts familiar with prescription painkiller overdoses. It’s possible the innovative musician’s demise represents one of the most...

Things to do today: April 29, 2016

ALLISON MILLER’S BOOM TIC BOOM: 7:30 p.m. Tickets $17 to $35. Carnegie Hall, 105 Church St., Lewisburg. Call 645-7917 or visit www.carnegiehallwv.com.

WV Book Team: Exploring the transcendent teacher-learner relationship

Have you have ever had a teacher who unlocked a knowledge storehouse for you, one who really blew your hair back? Then you quite possibly have experienced a “transcendent teacher-learner” relationship.

Author Wil Haygood to appear on C-SPAN

Author Wil Haygood will appear on C-SPAN today at noon for “In Depth with Wil Haygood.”

Arts notes: May 1, 2016

The West Virginia Youth Symphony will hold its annual Spring Concert at 3 p.m. today at the Scottish Rite Temple located on Capitol Street in downtown Charleston. Over 100 musicians will perform with four ensembles — the cadet strings, youth...

Progressive guitar double feature at Fireside Lounge Friday
Progressive guitar double feature at Fireside Lounge Friday

Boston-based guitarist Ian Ethan Case joins local progressive finger-style guitarist Spencer Elliott for a show at the Fireside Bar and Lounge, in Charleston.

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Events

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Children’s book author to visit library
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Best Bet: Youth Symphony Spring Concert

Books

WV Book Team: Exploring the transcendent teacher-learner relationship
Author Wil Haygood to appear on C-SPAN

Screen

Movie Listings: April 28, 2016

Music

Warren Haynes truckin’ to the Clay Center for Jerry Garcia gala
Progressive guitar double feature at Fireside Lounge Friday

Reviews

REVIEW: “Alice Through the Looking Glass” a charming classic

Stage

Internet sensation, improv troupe The Tenderloins comes to Charleston
LimeLight stages rarely performed ‘Alice Through the Looking Glass’