Music and Arts

WOUB contributor Scott Pfeiffer reviews Wild, starring Reese Witherspoon as Cheryl Strayed, a woman who, in 1995, set out to hike the spectacular-yet-punishing terrain of the Pacific Crest Trail.

The film is directed by Jean-Marc Vallée, who made last year's emotional powerhouse, Dallas Buyers Club.

"Aquabear 2015" will feature 24 bands from the Buckeye State
Columbus-based bluegrass band performs in WOUB's Studio A

WOUB Music Blog

"Radio Free Athens" DJ lists Shovels & Rope, Supernobody
Twenty local acts will perform at Casa Cantina, Tony's, Over Hang, Jackie O's
Athens singer-songwriter's picks include Beck, Angel Olsen

NPR Music

Arts

Creamer's work will be featured through Nov. 24
"Religious Tolerance: Tolerance, Understanding, Coexistence, Oman's Message of Islam" opens Nov. 1
Audiences are encouraged to come dressed as their favorite character
"Flaming Guns of the Purple Sage" will be performed Oct. 30-Nov. 2 at Stuart's Opera House
Play is based on Akira Kurosawa's 1950 film masterpiece
Agatha Christie murder mystery "The Hollow" opens Halloween evening
Athens Foundation, Athens Rotary each pledged $50,000
Michelle Houts' new book is "Kammie on First: Baseball's Dottie Kamenshek"

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