Arts and Entertainment

Minot Camera Club ends year with variety of awards

On Monday, the Minot Camera Club hosted their year-end banquet where they presented awards to those who had won their year-end photography competition. The club had 21 members for their 2017-18 season and many ended with awards. Kyra Hansen of Minot won Photographer of the Year. Other Minot ...

Meet the artist: Susan (Skaare) Granrud

Current Hometown: Williston Where can we see your work? Website - www.randomness-by-design.com, Instagram - granrudsusan, Facebook - Randomness by design, Viewbug - www.viewbug.com/member/skaare123 Do you have work for sale? Yes - you can purchase right off of my website. If you see ...

Mark Holter chosen to exhibit his art in a solo show

North Dakota artist Mark Holter announced this week that his abstract series “Layers of Identity” was chosen for a solo art exhibition at the James Memorial Art Center in Williston, ND. Mark Holter is an up and coming artist whose abstract painting style is dynamic and utilizes color and ...

Central Campus art show starts today

Central Campus High School will have their student art show on May 17 throughout the day until 7 p.m. The show is open to the public and held in the commons area of the school. This show features rework done by students in classes taught by Mike Stein, Anne Houser, and Joan Hansen.

Meet the artist: Harrison Foltz

Current Hometown: Minot Where can we see your work? Online at harrisonfoltz.com or instagram.com/h.foltz. Do you have work for sale? I can make prints of any of my pictures and I am available for hire as well! In what media do you work? Photography. How would you describe your ...

Meet the artist: Matt Doyle

Current Hometown: Williston Where can we see your work? Mattdoylefineart.com, various arts and craft shows across Montana. Do you have work for sale? Yes In what media do you work? Oil painting. How would you describe your style? I strive for realistic, high detailed wildlife ...

From catchphrases to fashion: ‘Scandal’s’ pop culture impact

NEW YORK (AP) — As "Scandal" wraps up its seventh and final season on ABC, the political drama starring Kerry Washington as professional problem solver in the nation's capital will leave behind a number of contributions to pop culture including catchphrases and a killer wardrobe. The finale ...

Amy Schumer tackles body image

(AP) — If you've ever walked into a store and were embarrassed to tell the salesperson your real size, or entered the gym locker room and wanted to hide, you're part of the target audience for Amy Schumer's "I Feel Pretty." Whatever age or gender you happen to be. Self-esteem issues related ...

Spielberg taking on DC Universe film ‘Blackhawk’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Steven Spielberg is flying into the DC Universe with the World War II action adventure "Blackhawk." Warner Bros. Chairman Toby Emmerich says Tuesday that the legendary filmmaker will produce and may direct the film for the studio. The "Blackhawk" series started in 1941 ...

Simply the best? UK critics praise Tina Turner stage musical

LONDON (AP) — British theater critics on Wednesday praised a new stage musical about the life of Tina Turner — one that also has the approval of the star herself. Turner was in the audience for the opening night of "Tina" at London's Aldwych Theatre. After the show Tuesday, she joked that ...

Pink, and her children, grace cover of People beauty issue

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Pink is on the cover of People magazine's beauty issue, and she's got some adorable company — her young children. The magazine has rebranded its "Most Beautiful" issue as "The Beautiful Issue" and features dozens of celebrities, including some posing with their best ...

Photo exhibit at Northwest Arts Center

Minot State University Bachelor of Fine Art student Hannah Streccius will present a solo photography exhibit, “Mise-En-Scene: Stories in Stills,” in the Northwest Arts Center’s Hartnett Hall Gallery May 4 through June 3. Opening reception will be May 4 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the ...

Jared Harris recalls his deaths on ‘Mad Men’ and ‘The Crown’

NEW YORK (AP) — Jared Harris says watching his work can be like looking through a yearbook. "You remember everything that happened while you were doing it," said the actor, who currently appears on AMC's limited series "The Terror." "The story of the shoot is very much present in your mind ...

‘Roseanne’ spurs new look at blue-collar, conservative fare

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The instant-hit status of "Roseanne" is triggering the enduring Hollywood impulse to copycat success. Even with series pilots nearing completion for the 2018-19 TV season, producers are eagerly pitching revivals of sitcoms that, like "Roseanne," had their day 20 or 30 ...

Meet the artist: Leslee Broden

Current Hometown: Mohall Where can we see your work? Many of my drawings are displayed at The Tack Room bar in Sherwood. Do you have work for sale? For now, this is only a hobby for me, but some pictures are for sale at a marked price. A few of the pieces I have drawn special on ...

Watercolor workshops

The Taube Museum of Art is hosting a Basic Watercolor and Design Workshop by watercolorist Ellen Jean Diederich of Fargo. Diederich has a BFA degree in fine art and a BA in art education from Minnesota State University-Moorhead and has been painting professionally since 1985. She is a ...

Northwest Art Center receives assessment grant

The Northwest Art Center on Minot State University’s campus hopes to open an exhibit holding a variety of fine arts pieces and Native American artifacts, but to do so, they must first go through assessment of both the artifacts and of the space that will be hosting them. To do so can be ...

For live ‘Jesus Christ Superstar,’ NBC turns to a Legend

NEW YORK (AP) — Most Easter Sundays, you can find John Legend at home, helping cook a big dinner for family and friends. Except this Easter. He'll be a little busy — being Jesus Christ in front of millions. Legend leads a cast that includes Sara Bareilles and Alice Cooper in a live NBC ...

Meet the artist: Abby Lynn Hagel

Current Hometown: Minot, originally from Gresham, Ore. Where can we see your work? Abbyhagel.com or my Facebook page: @abbylynnhagel or you can see several pet portrait canvases on display at Love On A Leash Dog Grooming. Do you have work for sale? I take commissions for anything you ...

Meet the artist: Gregory Erickson

Current Hometown: Bismarck Where can we see your work? Bismarck Downtown Artist Cooperative, www.facebook.com/GregoryEricksonArt and www.GregoryEricksonArt.com Do you have work for sale? Yes, I have works for sale in the Bismarck Downtown Artist Cooperative, on my website, and I also ...