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Arts & Entertainment

Music, performing arts, painting and more.

Bank of America's Museums on Us August 2-3

Bank of America and Merrill Lynch cardholders can enjoy National Museum Month with free admission this weekend.
'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.
'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.
Local Actresses Fine Tune Roles in Classic Comedy 'Harvey'

Local Actresses Fine Tune Roles in Classic Comedy 'Harvey'

GreenMan Theatre Troupe's production of the Pulitzer Prize winning play "Harvey" runs weekends May 2 through May 18.
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.
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.
York High School to Present 'Aida' in Coming Weeks; Tickets Expected to 'Go Fast'

York High School to Present 'Aida' in Coming Weeks; Tickets Expected to 'Go Fast'

The show will be held March 20 to 22 at 7:30 p.m. and March 23 at 2:00 p.m.
York Theatre Introduces $5 Tuesday Deal

York Theatre Introduces $5 Tuesday Deal

The $5 price per person includes new releases, with 3D showings offered at an additional $2.
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.'
Local All-Girl Teen Rock Band Battles to Open for Chicago Stop of 'Hottest Chicks in Hard Rock Tour'

Local All-Girl Teen Rock Band Battles to Open for Chicago Stop of 'Hottest Chicks in Hard Rock Tour'

The local band, Bloody Mary, will perform at MoJoe’s in Joliet on Feb. 23 as part of Reverbnation’s “Women in Rock” Battle of the Bands competition.
Brookfield Zoo Asks for Public's Help in Naming Baby Gorilla

Brookfield Zoo Asks for Public's Help in Naming Baby Gorilla

A female western lowland gorilla was born to 18-year-old mom, Koola, this past November at Brookfield Zoo. The zoo is asking the public to pick between four names for the inquisitive little