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Dougherty Kiwanis Club to host art, music competition

Group impressed with Municipal Auditorium, Ken Rodd reports

The 2016 showcase will be split, with the art show held at the Albany Area Arts Council building and music performances in the city’s Municipal Auditorium. While there is no limit to the number of art entries, musical contestants are restricted to 24 acts, each no longer than four minutes.

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Albany Area Coming Up Calendar - Oct. 7-13, 2015

The following is a list of events happening in the area this week.

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'Christmas Carol' auditions set at Theatre Albany

Auditions for adults are this weekend, teens and children on Oct. 17

Adult men and women can audition for roles in Theatre Albany’s December production of “A Christmas Carol” on Oct. 10-11. Teens and children can audition on Oct. 17.

Albany Museum of Art hosting family day

Recreation and Parks Department joins forces with Museum of Art

The Albany Museum of Art and the Albany Recreation and Parks Department will host Family Day on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Albany Museum of Art. This event is free and open to the public.

Albany Area Coming Up Calendar - Sept.30-Oct. 6, 2015

The following is a list of events happening in the area this week.

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Trevor Noah bringing a different perspective to 'The Daily Show'

Trevor Noah succeeds Jon Stewart on Tuesday

While the issues may change and the news will always be fluid, the mission statement for “The Daily Show” will always be the same: be funny.

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African Children's Choir to perform in Albany

Purpose is to assist African children

The African Children’s Choir will perform at First United Methodist Church on Sunday, Oct. 4.

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Where Am I?

Do you know where this is?

Where Am I? is a photo clue game in our Sunday SouthView section. We give you an up-close image of a landmark, something you’re likely to have passed by, or an object you may have seen in the news in the metro Albany area and ask you solve the myster of where and what (maybe even who) it is.

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Albany Chorale striving to be region's premier chorus

Chorale opens its 2015-16 season on Oct. 8

Albany Chorale is looking to expand its audience, voices and venues as it includes a Lee County performance in its 2015-16 concet schedule.

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Kippy Hammond exhibit to open in Tifton

Tifton Museum of Arts and Heritage to feature work by Kippy Hammond

Former Tifton resident and University of Georgia fine arts graduate Kippy Hammond is returning to Southwest Georgia next month as part of a showcase of her work at the Tifton Museum of Arts and History.

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Author Marques Lewis making strides in acting, writing careers

Best-selling author has acting roles, establishes Marvelous Leaders Publications

Lewis was born in Newark, N.J. and lived in Irvington, N.J. for 12 years. In 1997, the family moved to Leesburg. His first stab at writing was at age 7 when he wrote his first short story.

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Pioneer studio glass artist Ralph Harvey subject of Albany Museum of Art retrospective | PHOTOS

Georgia Southwestern State University professor emeritus learned while teaching

An exhibition featuring a retrospective of Ralph Harvey’s work will be on display at the Albany Museum of Art through Jan. 24.

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Tim Fain: A life of music and balance

Tim Fain performs Saturday with the Albany Symphony Orchestra

Finding a dynamic place between the familiar and the new while engaging in a career that allows him to perform the music he loves has created a balance in life for violinist Tim Fain. Fain will perform this coming weekend as the Albany Symphony Orchestra opens its 2015-16 season.

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'American Masters' focuses on photogrpher Pedro E. Guerrero

The 'American Masters' segment airs Friday on PBS

The hourlong “Pedro E. Guerrero: A Photographer’s Journey,” airing Friday, chronicles the life of the Mexican-American photographer and his collaborations with three of the most iconic artists of the 20th century: architect Frank Lloyd Wright and sculptors Alexander Calder and Louise Nevelson.

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Albany Area Coming Up Calendar - Sept. 16-22, 2015

The following is a list of events happening in the area this week.