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Jamey Johnson And Randy Houser Coming To East Moline’s Rust Belt

January 26th, 2022
Jamey Johnson And Randy Houser Coming To East Moline's Rust Belt

The Rust Belt Goes Country March 27 Jamey Johnson & Randy Houser Country Cadillac Tour Part 2 March 27, 2022 – 7pm The Rust Belt | East Moline, IL Get your tickets here: https://bit.ly/3FG6DPN ABOUT THE ARTISTS:   JAMEY JOHNSON Eleven-time Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Jamey Johnson is “one of the greatest country singers of our time,” according to the Washington Post. He is one of only a few people in the history of country music to win two Song of the Year Awards from both the CMA and ACMs. His 2008 album, That Lonesome Song, was certified platinum for 1 million in sales,... Read More

Get Ready for The Pandemonium at Circa ‘21!

January 16th, 2022
Get Ready for The Pandemonium at Circa ‘21!

THE PLAY THE GOES WRONG makes it’s area debut and hits the Circa ‘21 stage January 19!     Welcome to opening night of community theatre troupe, Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society’s newest production of an Agatha Christie-like 1920s murder mystery, “The Murder at Haversham Manor” — where things are quickly going from bad to utterly disastrous! The set, the props, the lighting and the sound thwart the performers at every turn. Eventually, a few of these semi-amateur thespians, demoralized by disaster, go rogue. It’s a stage manager’s worst nightmare — and an audience’s... Read More

Davenport’s Rhythm Room Presents The Tailfins Saturday Night

January 15th, 2022
Davenport's Rhythm Room Presents The Tailfins Saturday Night

Get your rock on at Davenport’s Rhythm City Casino with The Tailfins at 7 p.m. Saturday! The Tailfins are a high energy oldies show band from the Quad Cities Area. Classic hits from the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s, and 80’s, all the fun songs you remember, performed as you remember them! From Elvis, Buddy Holly, Chuck Berry and Roy Orbison, Jerry Lee Lewis, to the Beach Boys, Beatles, Stones, Motown, Tom Petty, John Fogerty, Bryan Adams, The Cars, The Romantics, they bring energy and excitement to the greatest songs of Rock & Roll! The Tailfins Band features Steve Pekios... Read More

VIVA LA DIVAS Hits The Speakeasy Stage TONIGHT!

January 14th, 2022
VIVA LA DIVAS Hits The Speakeasy Stage TONIGHT!

The area’s premiere drag show is back tonight at the Speakeasy, 1828 3rd Ave., Rock Island! We’ve made some changes to the show and we know you’re going to love! The first change is we are happy to welcome local comedian, Leslie Mitchell, who will serve as the show emcee that evening. Leslie is a hilarious comedian who’s performed both stand up and improv comedy throughout the Quad Cities and around the Midwest. Leslie recently finished second in our month-long Laugh Hard Comedy Competition & she will keep you laughing all night! The second change is our show cast will... Read More

The Haus of Ruckus Returns to The Mockingbird!

December 30th, 2021
The Haus of Ruckus Returns to The Mockingbird!

The Haus Of Ruckus, the company of artists behind the critically acclaimed “Jacques”alope is back with another unique endeavor. This time,The Haus will present a wholly original play written three different times by three different writers. We Wrote This In A Day (don’t yell at us) is A unique and exciting 24 hour theatre experience put on by a wonderful group of incredibly sleep deprived performers. The finished product will be presented January 8 LTC and 9th at 7:34pm at The Mockingbird On Main in Downtown Davenport, Iowa. Tickets only $10 and and the presentation is rated PG 13 for some... Read More

The Gatlin Brothers Will Charm the Quad Cities February 18!

December 22nd, 2021
The Gatlin Brothers Will Charm the Quad Cities February 18!

The Gatlin Brothers will perform at Rhythm City Casino’s Event Center (7077 Elmore Ave., Davenport) on Friday, Feb. 18, 2022 at 8 p.m. For more than 62 years now, the Gatlin Brothers have entertained audiences in some of the world’s largest venues and from some of the most iconic stages, including the Grammy, the American Music Awards, the People’s Choice Awards, the Tonight Show with Johnny Carson, Oprah, Hee Haw, Love Boat, the Midnight Special with Wolfman Jack, the Merv Griffin Show, Solid Gold, the Barbara Mandrell Show and their own variety special on ABC – “Larry Gatlin and the... Read More

There’s ‘Snow’ Place Like Snowstar For Year-Round Family-Friendly Fun!

November 16th, 2021
There's 'Snow' Place Like Snowstar For Year-Round Family-Friendly Fun!

Everyone deserves a snow day. How will you play? At family friendly Snowstar in Andalusia, there are endless ways to enjoy fresh powder and the chill of a Midwest winter day. Maybe you start your experience by joining their highly trained teaching staff for a lesson in the basics. Maybe you prefer the challenge of racing down the professionally designed freestyle run. Or maybe you’d rather roast marshmallows from the cozy comfort of the warming hut. Whatever your preference, Snowstar has something for everyone. “No matter who you are or where you’re coming from, we’re going to try to put... Read More

Chicago Actor and Director Partner on Profound One-Woman Show at Augustana College

July 7th, 2021
Jalyn Greene is a 28-year-old Detroit native, who's taught theater in Chicago since graduating from Michigan State University.

Sydney Chatman and Jalyn Greene know what it’s like to teach theater to minority, inner-city students. So the African-American women are a natural pair to direct and act, respectively, the one-woman show “No Child…,” which is the last Mississippi Bend Players production this summer. It runs Thursday through Sunday at Augustana College’s Brunner Theatre Center, 3750 7th Ave., Rock Island. “No Child…” (written and premiered in 2006 by Nilaja Sun) follows the story of Miss Sun, a visiting teacher who uses theatre as a means of connecting with students in the New York City public school... Read More

Music Guild 2022 Season to Include “Cinderella,” “Elf,” “Jekyll and Hyde,” “Something Rotten!” and “Disaster!”

July 6th, 2021
Quad City Music Guild is at Prospect Park, 1584 34th Ave., Moline.

Music Guild is apparently big into musicals with exclamation points!! Three days before opening its first live musical post-pandemic, “Mamma Mia!,” the Moline-based nonprofit announced the shows for its 2022 season Tuesday on Facebook. They will be: “Disaster!” (April 1-3, 8-10) “Something Rotten!” (June 10-12, 16-19) “Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella” (July 8-10, 14-17) “Jekyll & Hyde” (Aug. 5-7, 11-14) “Elf: The Musical” (Nov. 30, Dec. 1-4) “Disaster!” is a jukebox musical comedy created by Seth Rudetsky, and written by Seth Rudetsky and Jack Plotnick.... Read More

“Mamma Mia!” To Bring Needed Joy, Relief, Humor to Moline’s Music Guild

July 6th, 2021
Alyssa Castro, left, Liv Lyman and Lauren Larson in "Mamma Mia!"

For its first musical with a live, in-person audience in 19 months, Quad City Music Guild has the ideal show – the breezy, massively popular “Mamma Mia!,” opening Friday at the Prospect Park theater, 1584 34th Ave., Moline. Directed by Colleen Houlihan, a panoply of ABBA’s hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman’s search for her birth father. This sunny and funny tale unfolds on a Greek island paradise, with a golden jukebox of songs including “Honey, Honey,” “Money, Money, Money,” “Mamma Mia,” “Dancing Queen,” “The Name of The Game,” “SOS,” “Knowing Me,... Read More