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Posted by Rob Cline |
Review: Joe Bonamassa shredded at the Paramount Theatre

Joe Bonamassa is an interesting kind of famous. On the one hand, you can say his name to many music-loving folk and receive a blank stare in response. On the...

Posted by Rob Cline |
Review: Orchestra Iowa brings gusto and grace to John Williams’ beloved film scores

Orchestra Iowa explored the cinematic world of John Williams last weekend. -- image courtesy of Orchestra Iowa When I spoke with Maestro Timothy Hankewich a few days ahead of Orchestra...

Posted by Genevieve Trainor |
Interview: Lyle Lovett on Bob Dylan, Shakespeare and old vaudeville venues, ahead of his Cedar Rapids show

An Evening with Lyle Lovett and Robert Earl Keen Paramount Theatre -- Sunday, Oct. 23 at 7:30 p.m. Lyle Lovett in 2011 -- photo by Pat Padua Texan Lyle Lovett...

Posted by Zak Neumann |
Photos: Ghost holds mass at the Paramount Theatre

Grammy Award-winning metal band Ghost brought their dark mass to the Paramount Theatre Wednesday night. The Swedish six piece are touring on their latest record, Popestar, and brought French electro...

Posted by Kent Williams |
Elvis Costello rocks the Paramount in Cedar Rapids

Elvis Costello performs at the Paramount Theatre in Cedar Rapids. Monday, Oct. 3, 2016. See full photo gallery below. -- photo by Zak Neumann The world's oldest enfant terrible, Elvis...

Posted by Genevieve Trainor |
Essay: On ‘The Nutcracker’ and ballet’s diversity problem

Illustration by Becky Laff The Nutcracker The Englert Theatre ($16-$18) Fri., Dec. 4, 7:30 p.m. Sat., Dec. 5, 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Sun., Dec. 6, 2 p.m. and 6:30...

Up on the Wooftop
Posted by Simeon Talley |
Holiday movie ‘Up on the Wooftop’ makes its Iowa debut Up on the Wooftop Premeire Paramount Theatre -- Friday, Nov. 13 at 7 p.m. A feature-length holiday movie shot in Iowa premieres this weekend at Paramount Theatre. Up on...