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Davenport’s Village Theatre To Host Burlesque Variety Show Tonight

July 24th, 2020

Rein Razer participated as a guest performer at the last burlesque show at the Village Theatre – a March 14 gig from the new Crystal Crown Cabaret – and the Rock Islander is back organizing a special return, Friday, July 24 at 8 p.m. The theater is at 2113 E. 11th St., Village of East Davenport. Rein Razer’s Court of Royalty was originally intended to be an online-only show, to help out her community performers, as most shows and events have been canceled due to Covid. Now that things are beginning to open back up, Razer has teamed up with the Village Theatre to produce a showcase that can... Read More

Giving Credit Where It’s Due Isn’t Just Right, It Helps Elevate The Local Arts Scene

July 24th, 2020

I want to give kudos to Rein Razer. In our story earlier this week on QuadCities.com on her upcoming burlesque show, Rein Razer’s Court of Royalty, coming to Village Theater tonight, she said the following:   “I got the idea from how the Speakeasy was doing their booking for shows.”   Seems simple, right? Just actually acknowledging that you got the idea for something from someone else on the local arts scene. But you’d be surprised at how little this is done. More often, much more often, people have an incredible selective amnesia about things others in the scene... Read More

Black Box, Birdies, Big Enchilada And More Are Among The Good News!

May 1st, 2019

It’s time for some more good news again! Every month, we take a look at some of the positive things going on around the Quad-Cities, and highlight those here on QuadCities.com and with our partner in positivity, KWQC-TV6 on “Paula Sands Live.” Here’s a look around at the good things happening…   Rhythm City Make Music For March of Dimes Rhythm City® Casino Resort hosted the March of Dimes Donate & Play every Wednesday this month to benefit the March of Dimes Iowa Chapter. This promotion invited Resort Club members the opportunity to donate to the March of Dimes Iowa Chapter... Read More

QC Junetopia Bursting With Fun Across Two States

June 15th, 2017

How would you like to be involved in an annual community-strengthening event while enjoying local music, comedy and more? Well, now you can do just that. The 3rd Annual QC Junetopia is a 3-Day event that will take part in two different cities, in two different states, and in five different venues from June 16-18. QC Junetopia features a variety of creative endeavors from within the QC and beyond. Tickets are only $13 for a one-day pass, or $25 for a three-day pass. Tickets can be purchased on-line at http://qcjunetopia3.brownpapertickets.com/. Tickets can also be purchased at the door on the day... Read More

Basecamp, Lolo On The Moeller Nights Radar For QC Shows

January 13th, 2017

As always, Sean Moeller is a blur of activity, booking a ton of shows up for your viewing pleasure in the Quad-Cities. Here’s what he’s got up his sleeves for the coming weeks, for you to check out: Jan. 31 :: BASECAMP w/ special guests — the next hot electro rock, R&B-ish dance band in America. If you like Bon Iver, Royal Blood, Flume, Chet Baker or LCD Soundsystem, don’t miss this one. LISTEN TICKETS Feb. 9 :: LOLO w/Lex Allen — LOLO made one of 2016’s greatest pop records and she’s back. You know her and love her. Every time she’s been to town she’s... Read More

On The Scene At . . . Moeller Nights’ Mr. Little Jeans Show

November 15th, 2016

Quad-Cities music fans packed into the Village Theater in the village of east Davenport Saturday night for the latest Moeller Nights concert featuring headliner Mr. Little Jeans, with opening acts Trace and Liv Carrow. MC Mik Stel loudly whipped the crowd up as music aficionados ages four to 74 checked out a few hours of excellent tunes that ran the gamut from folk to trip-hop to electronic pop. “Pretty cool night,” said promoter Sean Moeller. I’d have to agree, and I’m sure those who showed up do as well . . .  Read More

For An Awesome Show By A Hot Up-And-Coming Act, Try Mr. Little Jeans On For Size

November 11th, 2016

For some incredible music, you’re going to want to try Mr. Little Jeans on for size. The hot up-and-coming buzz artist,  a.k.a. Monica Birkenes, will perform at 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 12, at the Village Theater, 2113 E. 11th St., and concert producer and promoter Sean Moeller is stoked about the gig. “This is the last time you’ll see her in a small place like this,” Moeller said. “I first stumbled on her in the middle of last year and was blown away. Really, all you have to do is listen to her one time and you’ll be blown away too. If you like Florence and the Machine or Ellie Goulding,... Read More

Vampire Weekend’s Baio Headlines Moeller Nights This Week

October 19th, 2016

Still regret missing Vampire Weekend playing at Huckleberry’s Pizza way back in the Daytrotter beginnings a decade ago? Now’s your chance to check out one of the band’s primary members, Chris Baio, during one of the Moeller Nights concerts this week. It’s an action-packed week for the former Mr. Daytrotter and here’s the schedule for Sean Moeller’s shows: Thursday, Oct. 20 — BAIO (featuring Chris Baio of VAMPIRE WEEKEND!!) w/special guests to be announced at The Village Theatre (7 pm), Davenport, IA; TICKETS ON SALE NOW!! Monday, Oct. 24 — DILLY DALLY, Archeress (record... Read More