Entertainment

Name change, upcoming concert for We Are One Community Choir

Logo courtesy of www.waocc.org. The We Are One Community Choir will be hosting a concert this weekend to celebrate its name change to Vita Cantus, meaning “Life Song.” The name change reflects the different relationship each choir member has with music. “Like songs, our lives are a blending of melody, harmony, and rhythm,” Director Bruce

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‘Paranormal’ is only life for Alice Cooper

Alice Cooper will perform Oct. 20 at KSHE 95’s “Paranormal Evening with Alice Cooper” at the Stifel Theatre (formerly Peabody Opera House), 1400 Market St. Tickets start at $29.75. Photo by Rob Fenn.  By Dave Gil de Rubio For the Call Alice Cooper is 70 years old. And while there are those who may cling

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Fair Saint Louis continues this weekend

The first visitors of the remodeled Gateway Arch Museum walk through the entrance. Photo by Tom Nagel, courtesy of the Gateway Arch Park Foundation. Fair Saint Louis continues today — Friday, July 6 — and Saturday, July 7, with festivities for “America’s Biggest Birthday Party” to celebrate the 4th of July. The event returns to its traditional home on

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Warped Tour founder reflects on its end

Warped Tour founder Kevin Lyman. Photo by Chad Sengstock. By Alan Sculley For the Call The Warped Tour will make its final stop in St. Louis Tuesday, July 3, at the Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre, 14141 Riverport Drive. Doors open at 11 a.m. Tickets start at $30. Kevin Lyman is approaching this summer’s 24th edition of the

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The ‘Fortunate Son’ Fogerty Looks back

By Dave Gil de Rubio For the Call John Fogerty will appear June 17 with ZZ Top at the Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre, 14141 Riverport Drive. Tickets start at $25. At a time when most music legends are easing into retirement, John Fogerty is taking the opposite route. The 72-year-old Rock and Roll Hall of Famer’s

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City agrees to pay for stage to allow Whitecliff Playhouse to stay in park

Photo courtesy of the Playhouse Productions Facebook page. By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com The show will go on at Whitecliff Summer Playhouse for the foreseeable future. Playhouse Productions, the nonprofit professional theatre company dedicated to educational theatre and producing summer stock musicals, is nearing its third decade of productions in Whitecliff Park. Around 40

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Stone Temple Pilots debut new vocalist

Stone Temple Pilots By Dave Gil De Rubio For the Call Stone Temple Pilots will appear May 12 at PointFest at the Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre, 14141 Riverport Drive. Tickets start at $29.50. To paraphrase Mark Twain, the demise of Stone Temple Pilots, or STP, has been greatly exaggerated. But you can’t really blame anyone for thinking that, given

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Livingston Taylor returning to the Sheldon

Livingston Taylor will perform this week in the perfect acoustics of the Sheldon Concert Hall, 3648 Washington Blvd. Known for his warm stage presence and diverse repertoire, Taylor will perform at 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 23. He has created well-crafted original songs for over 50 years, earning Top 40 hits with songs such as “I

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