The Hendersonville Performing Arts Company Presents MATILDA THE MUSICAL (Broadway World Nashville)
Inspired by the twisted genius of Roald Dahl, the Tony Award-winning Matilda The Musical is the captivating masterpiece that revels in the anarchy of childhood, the power of imagination and the inspiring story of a girl who dreams of a better life.
Mt. Juliet artist’s work on display at Nashville International Airport (Mt. Juliet News)
Woodturning artist Jeff Brockett spent decades becoming an expert on his craft, and his latest milestone positions 13 of his basket illusions on display at the Flying Solo Artist exhibit in the Nashville International Airport.
Nashville songwriters spread outside country at Grammys (Citizen Tribune)
Nashville songwriters are showing up at the Grammys this year, but not just in the country music categories. The city’s writing talent has been increasingly tapped to help craft nominated soundtracks, pop songs and R&B albums over the last couple of years.
Nashville singer-songwriter David Olney dies at 71 after performance (Tennessean)
Nashville musician David Olney — a celebrated songwriter whose work was recorded by Emmylou Harris and Linda Ronstadt — died Saturday night after collapsing on stage at the 30A Songwriters Festival in Watercolor, Florida.
New York-based artist Carla Repice to exhibit, speak at Austin Peay in January (Main Street Clarksville)
The Austin Peay State University Department of Art + Design, with support from the APSU Center of Excellence for the Creative Arts, will welcome artist Carla Repice to campus in January.
Indigo Road Slates Restaurant Week for Charity (Nashville Scene)
It’s a heckuva week for Nashville eaters. We’ve already told you that we’re in the middle of Nashville Hot Chicken Week, and also that Jan. 20-26 is Nashville Originals Restaurant Week.
Lukas Nelson, Shooter Jennings Duet on ‘Mammas Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys’ (Rolling Stone)
In 1978, Willie Nelson and Waylon Jennings recorded Ed Bruce’s “Mammas Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys” for their duets album Waylon & Willie.
Book Club: Local Poets on What You Should Be Reading (Nashville Scene)
Surprisingly, not one of them recommended a book of poetry, but they’ve all written scores of poems that you can find online by exploring some of the links we’ve rounded up.