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Auditions for "A Year with Frog and Toad" (1st - 8th grade)

1st - 8th grade students can audition for Forefront Arts' production of "A Year with Frog and Toad" on Saturday, 8/23 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
BBQ, Cold Beer, and Blues on Tap at Decatur Fest

BBQ, Cold Beer, and Blues on Tap at Decatur Fest

The 14th annual Decatur Barbeque, Blues, & Bluegrass Festival will be held at Harmony Park.
Atlanta No. 2 Stop on Garth Brooks World Tour

Atlanta No. 2 Stop on Garth Brooks World Tour

Country superstar Garth Brooks is bringing his world tour to Atlanta in September; tickets are on sale Aug. 8.
‘Midnight Rider’ Filmmakers in Custody for 45 Minutes

‘Midnight Rider’ Filmmakers in Custody for 45 Minutes

Two of the movie directors for the Gregg Allman movie, indicted on criminal charges for the death of a camera assistant on set, turned themselves in to Georgia authorities.
'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes': Trailer + Review

'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes': Trailer + Review

Cinema Siren says: Spectacular Simians should make Dawn the brightest of summer blockbusters.
Music Midtown 2014: Good Musical Lineup or Not?

Music Midtown 2014: Good Musical Lineup or Not?

Jack White, Eminem, John Mayer and the Zac Brown Band set to headline the September music festival at Piedmont Park.
'How to Train Your Dragon 2': Review and Director Interview

'How to Train Your Dragon 2': Review and Director Interview

Cinema Siren gives it 5 stars, saying it's fierier than the first, with twice the dragons.
Disney's Bears: Funny, Fascinating and Rated G

Disney's Bears: Funny, Fascinating and Rated G

"Bears," in theaters April 18, combines beautiful footage with a style and story accessible to children, making it a success for the whole family.
'Heaven is for Real' in Theaters Now

'Heaven is for Real' in Theaters Now

Get ready to see the real-life story about a boy who says he went to Heaven. Sponsored by Sony.
'Rio 2' TRAILER/REVIEW: This Superior Sequel Soars

'Rio 2' TRAILER/REVIEW: This Superior Sequel Soars

'Rio 2' opens in movie theaters this weekend.
Paint Love Seeking Artists, Volunteers to Connect with Kids

Paint Love Seeking Artists, Volunteers to Connect with Kids

Paint Love, launched in 2013 by Decatur acrylic painter Julie Ann McKevitt, connects artists and nonprofit organizations to help youths.
'Dancing With The Stars' Results: Week Four Brings Highest Scores Yet for NeNe Leakes

'Dancing With The Stars' Results: Week Four Brings Highest Scores Yet for NeNe Leakes

Atlanta's NeNe Leakes earned a 32 for her original jazz dance this week on "Dancing With The Stars." Will fans boost her score to let her continue in the ballroom competition?
TRAILER + REVIEW: 'Captain America' Oh Beautiful!

TRAILER + REVIEW: 'Captain America' Oh Beautiful!

Film debuts in theaters this weekend; rated PG-13.
'Bad Words' Offers 'Cinematic Catharsis,' Plus an Interview with Jason Bateman

'Bad Words' Offers 'Cinematic Catharsis,' Plus an Interview with Jason Bateman

Leslie Combemale aka Cinema Siren gives the film 3 out of 5 stars.
TRAILER + REVIEW: In 'Noah,' Aronofsky Builds a Vessel of Fearless Filmmaking

TRAILER + REVIEW: In 'Noah,' Aronofsky Builds a Vessel of Fearless Filmmaking

Leslie Combemale aka Cinema Siren gives the film 3.5 out of 5 stars.
VIDEOS + REVIEW: 'Muppets Most Wanted' Is Furry Fun

VIDEOS + REVIEW: 'Muppets Most Wanted' Is Furry Fun

The Muppets are back! Cinema Siren gives the film 3.5 out of 5 stars.
TRAILER + REVIEW: Wes Anderson's 'The Grand Budapest Hotel'

TRAILER + REVIEW: Wes Anderson's 'The Grand Budapest Hotel'

Cinema Siren gives the film five stars.
TRAILER + REVIEW: 'Mr. Peabody & Sherman' Best in Show or In the Dog House?

TRAILER + REVIEW: 'Mr. Peabody & Sherman' Best in Show or In the Dog House?

The new 3D animated release feels like both lots of fun and a big disappointment, right in the same 92 minutes.
2014 Oscars Predictions and 10 Things You Might Not Know About Them

2014 Oscars Predictions and 10 Things You Might Not Know About Them

Cinema Siren makes predictions about the Oscars; the awards program airs Sunday night at 7 p.m. on ABC, hosted by Ellen Degeneres.
VIDEO/REVIEW: 'Pompeii' — Lava Is Coming

VIDEO/REVIEW: 'Pompeii' — Lava Is Coming

Watch the trailer and interviews by Leslie Combemale, with the director Paul W.S. Anderson and star Kit Harington from HBO's 'Game of Thrones.'