Annual arts concert thrills crowd

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by TOM SCOTT photos by TOM SCOTT The Rockford Area Arts Commion (RAAC) kicked off its 2011 summer seasonwith the Rockford Performing Arts Spring Concert featuring the Rockford Community Choir, The Rockford Community Orchestra & the Rockford Community Concert Band. The event was held at Rockford High Schools Fine Arts Auditorium Sunday, April 17. The […]

Public invited to Sunset Moon

“Sunset Moon”  is a Western comedy presented by Rockford’s Rogue River Community Theatre.

Rogue River Community Theatre is presenting “Sunset Moon” a Western musical comedy at Kent Theater in Cedar Springs on April 14 and 15 at 8 p.m. and April 16 at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. It is also playing at North Rockford Middle School in Rockford on April 28 at 8 p.m. Tickets at the […]

Squire photographer catches Seger act

Photo by TOM SCOTT

Squire photographer Tom Scott was again granted a media pass with the understanding The Rockford Squire be the only publication to publish his photos. This is his second big concert at the Van Andel, following a photo shoot with Lady Gaga in concert last month. As expected, Bob Seger rocked the house for a sell-out […]

ERMS to present Annie Jr. play

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by FINE ARTS SUPER CREW PUBLICITY COMMITTEE The East Rockford Middle School sixth-grade Fine Arts Magnet (F.A.S.C.) will be performing “Annie Jr.” “Annie” is a unique musical play about a young girl whose parents left her at an orphanage when she was a baby. Annie had a note from her parents saying that they would come back for […]

Magic of season captured with Lakes student concert

Principal Blake Bowman kicks off

Lakes Elementary students, friends and family celebrated the joy of the holiday season with concerts held at the Rockford High School auditorium on Wednesday, Dec. 1. The show was directed by Lindsay Yntema and featured songs of the holidays, some audience participation and a “surprise” visit by Santa,played by Principal Blake Bowman. The first half of […]