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Marionettes for all ages

They're not just for kids! Cashore Marionettes, founded by Joseph Cashore, has received national awards for creating shows that appeal to all ages. The Toronto Sun said, "Each creation is a slice of life, awe-inspiring in the minutest detail." Tickets for the April 8 Orange City show are available at OC Arts Council, Dove Bookstore and Northwestern theatre and music departments.

Cashore Marionettes: They’re not just for kids!

ORANGE CITY – The Cashore Marionettes are not just for kids! Joseph Cashore has received national awards for creating puppet shows for all ages, from children to adults. He will be presenting a show in Orange City Tuesday, April 8 […]


Highlights by Judy Thompson:  Artist Judy Thompson will teach two classes for adults in March, 2014. Her watercolor painting, Highlights, is part of the Artists' Showcase: The Orange City Arts Council's Regional Exhibition Feb. 14-22 at Northwestern's DeWitt Theatre.

Art classes for adults offered by Judy Thompson

See info below about art classes to be taught in March 2014 by Judy Thompson.   Drawing FUNdamentals I for Adults    Instructor:  Judy Thompson, Artist Dates: 4 Consecutive Mondays March 3 – March 24, 2014 Time: 6:30 – 8:30 […]


Ensemble from Israel to perform Mediterranean music in Orange City

Israel's acclaimed ensemble, Baladino, will perform music of the Mediterranean in Orange City Friday, March 28 at 7:30 pm at the Northwestern College Chapel. Baladino embraces the old and new, playing music born from Jews exiled from Spain and Portugal, traveling through Turkey, Greece, Yugoslavia, Bulgaria and Morocco. They will also do coffeehouse shows on March 24 and March 26. The week-long residency is sponsored by the Orange City Arts Council.

Israeli ensemble Baladino to perform in Orange City March 24-28

ORANGE CITY – A world music ensemble from Israel will perform in Orange City and surrounding towns March 24-28, as part of a multi-city Midwest tour.   The five-member folk group, Baladino, takes its audience on a journey through music […]


Second City hits the City of Orange

The Second City Improv All-Stars are coming to Orange City Thursday, Feb. 13. An evening of hilarious improvisation will feature six actors from the legendary Second City.  The show begins at 7:00pm at the Unity Knight Center in Orange City, sponsored by the Orange City Arts Council, Iowa Arts Council and Community Bank. A workshop is also being offered, with limited admission. Call Orange City Arts, 707-4885.

Second City Improv All-Stars to perform in Orange City

  ORANGE CITY – It’s true. Chicago’s legendary comedy theatre, Second City, is coming to northwest Iowa. Second City’s Improv All-Stars will perform at the Unity Christian Knight Center in Orange City Thursday, Feb. 13 at 7:00pm. The show will […]


Award-winning Le Vent du Nord of Québec to perform in Orange City

They've won two Junos – Canada's Grammy award. They've been named 'Artist of the Year' by the North American Folk Alliance. A school administrator from Bemidji said, "I expected great music but I have to say that I was absolutely blown out of the water. I can't  say enough good about this group!" They're Le Vent du Nord from Québec, performing in Orange City November 16 at 7:30pm at Unity's Knight Center.

Award-winning folk ensemble from Quebec to perform: Le Vent du Nord

ORANGE CITY – “Magnetic!” “Unparalleled musicianship!”  “We were blown out of the water!” That’s Le Vent du Nord from Québec – the Wind of the North. They’ll be in Orange City November 10-16, with the public concert Sat., Nov. 16 […]