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Emerging photographers in Art Intersection show

By Srianthi Perera   They are emerging photographers, but hardly novices in their chosen field. Their work is sophisticated, serious and often offers a complex message. These are the student photographers of Arizona enrolled in high...

National embroidery exhibit comes to Gilbert

By Leisah Woldoff A national touring exhibit showcasing the best in artistic and technical needlework will visit Gilbert this month. “Through the Needle’s Eye,” a juried show presented by the Embroiderers’ Guild of America, is making...

‘Beauty and the Computer Geek’ ushers ‘Sleeping Beauty’ to present day

By GSN Contributor East Valley Children’s Theatre presents the “Beauty and the Computer Geek” February 15-25 at Mesa Arts Center. The original work is by Susan C. Hunter and Tom Shelton, winners of EVCT’s 2017 Aspiring...

Kate Breakey’s ‘Flora’ at Art Intersection

By GSN Contributor Art Intersection presents the work of Arizona artist Kate Breakey through February 24 in an exhibition highlighting her large-scale, hand-colored flora prints from her “Small Deaths” series and several of her still...

Lindsey Stirling to play holiday concert at Comerica Theatre

By Catherine Hathaway Lindsey Stirling is a master multitasker. Onstage, the Gilbert native plays the violin like a champ and captivates audiences with her unique EDM (Electronic Dance Music) style on a traditionally classic instrument. Offstage,...

New Chums keep the energy high

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski California native Seth Boyack was visiting a historical museum in Australia when he came across an interesting phrase: “new chums.” “There was a placard that said when new prisoners were coming in to...

Gilbert musician makes cinematic debut

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski English guitarist Ben Bruce has an affinity for the Valley. Having moved to Scottsdale, Bruce now lives in Gilbert with his wife and daughter to give her the best possible childhood, he said. “It’s...

Imogen Cunningham’s art on display

By GSN Staff “Imogen Cunningham: Through Her Lens,” an exhibition of vintage and estate prints by Imogen Cunningham, will be held through October 21 at Ryan Gallery, Art Intersection in Gilbert. One of the first professional...

Lifehouse having a blast connecting people with music

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski Gilbert High School graduate Ricky Woolstenhulme Jr. could be his hometown’s biggest fan. The drummer for the multiplatinum band Lifehouse spent years away from the East Valley, living in Los Angeles, until last...

Local Outlawz try to take hip hop world by storm

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski Higley High School graduate Phoenix Banuelos has his eye on the prize. When he and Mesa resident Max Thompson founded the dance crew Outlawz three years ago, they knew they were going...