Arts and Entertainment

Arts and Entertainment

Oakwood School District may sell Batestown land

FITHIAN – The Oakwood School District is looking into whether it can sell a small portion of a land parcel it owns next to the old Diamond School in Batestown.

10th Summer Sounds season begins in Danville

DANVILLE – Downtown Danville will begin its 10th season of Summer Sounds concerts Friday.

The six concerts offered from 6 to 8 p.m. every other Friday throughout the summer have seen a radical increase in attendance since moving to Temple Plaza at North and Vermilion streets downtown.

Danville Municipal Band gets 2007 season under way

DANVILLE – For nine Sundays plus one entire weekend this summer, the Danville Municipal Band will entertain anyone who wants to come and listen – for free.

A program of the city of Danville, the band rehearses on Thursday evenings at Trinity Lutheran Church and performs at the Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. on Sundays from June 3 through Aug. 5, with a couple of exceptions.

Sullivan's Little Theatre on the Square has had quite a run

SULLIVAN – Guy Little Jr. seemed destined to have a life in theater, as well as his own theater.

A son of an English teacher, he was 5 when he saw his first professional production, "The Merry Widow." As a boy, he had his own marionette touring theater and produced "Hansel and Gretel" in his backyard.