Music and Arts

The Athena Cinema is celebrating a special birthday this year. The movie theater will be turning 100 years old in 2015, making it one of the oldest continuously running cinemas in the nation.

To celebrate the theater's unique history, the community is invited to attend monthly screenings of iconic films, kicking off with the 1928 Buster Keaton classic Steamboat Bill, Jr. on Jan. 31.

Lucero, Greg Brown also added to 2015 lineup
Fire and Ice Festival to feature ice carving, unique desserts

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Annual fest at Stuart's Opera House includes music documentaries, vinyl LPs and CDs for sale in lobby
Pittsburgh's Shelf Life String Band and The Jakob's Ferry Stragglers will perform at Casa Cantina
Andrea Baker's book is titled "You Get What You Need: Stories of Fans of The Rolling Stones"

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"Art Speaks: The Work of the Canal Winchester Artists Guild" runs Jan. 29-March 27
Thirteen Ohio artists will showcase work reflecting various leisure activities
Performing Arts in Education Fund will provide visiting artist workshops for OU students, area schoolkids
"Aperture Arts: Photographers of Southeast Ohio" opens Jan. 22
Darryl Van Leer will perform "The Norm of Greatness" at OUL
Joe Piccolo previously served as production manager of the Aspen Music Festival
Proceeds benefit Perry County Opera House and Cultural Arts Center