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Music On the Delaware Welcomes the Return of Cherish the Ladies

Music on the Delaware will welcome Cherish the Ladies back to the Walton Theatre stage on Saturday, Dec. 11, at 7:30 p.m. This holiday show has become a favorite Walton tradition. This item is available in full to subscribers. Attention subscribers. We have recently launched a new and improved website....
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SpecLocal Wants to Build Recognition for Delaware Artists

Two Wilmington creatives are launching a gateway for Delaware developers to review works by local artists to include in their renderings. Samara Weaver and Rich Lopez live in the Wilmington area, so they were both excited to see the Riverfront development plans for the east side of the Christina River, revealed last spring.

Delaware writer takes on crime in Philly for latest book

When a publisher asked Delaware’s Kathryn Canavan if she’d be interested in writing a true crime book about Philadelphia, she had an instant response. I don’t write about crime, Canavan told her. But, the publisher protested, you wrote about the assassination of Abraham Lincoln. Opening point to the publisher. Canavan,...

DO Delaware: Gospel icon Yolanda Adams, comic Guy Torry, beach show and more laughs on tap

His comedic big brother debuted at the same venue earlier this year. This time, star comedian Guy Torry will bring his brand of silliness to Wilmington, aiming to help you laugh off some calories before turkey day. Guy is from the “Def Comedy Jam” era of comedians and has appeared in a number of movies and TV series including “Martin,” “Screwball: The Ted Whitfield Story,” and he was a voice actor in the Nickelodeon cult classic “As Told By Ginger.” Guy Torry (and friends) will bring the pain at the House of Laffs (1206 N. Union St., Wilmington) at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Tickets are $25. For more info, visit or (302) 485-5233.
Cape Gazette

Delaware State Fair concert tickets go on sale Nov. 19

The Delaware State Fair has announced its first five shows for the 2022 Delaware Lottery Summer Concert Series opening Thursday, July 21, at the M&T Bank Grandstand. Sam Hunt will perform at 7:30 p.m., July 21. Hunt made his remarkable debut back in 2014 with “Montevallo,” a revealing self-portrait album using a pastiche of sounds native to his Georgia hometown: country, hip-hop and R&B. Singles like “Leave the Night On,” “Take Your Time,” “House Party,” and “Break Up in a Small Town,” all were platinum-certified in their own right; each also enjoyed true crossover success.

Meet the 4 Women Leading Delaware’s Arts and Culture Museums

These inspiring and outstanding directors of arts and cultural institutions in Delaware have one thing in common: They’re all women. For many years, women traditionally played a behind-the-scenes role at nonprofit arts and cultural institutions, serving as curators or conservators working in fundraising and public relations roles. But that is changing, especially in the First State. A majority of the museums and cultural institutions upstate are now led by women, including the Delaware Art Museum, the Hagley Museum and Library, The Delaware Contemporary, Nemours Estate, and the Jane and Littleton Mitchell Center for African American Heritage.
New Haven Register

Delaware voiceover family gets success with Nike and Netflix

WILIMTON, Del. (AP) — Whoever said talk is cheap hadn’t looked at Dom and Nicole Draper’s bank statements. The Newark couple rely on voice-acting to pay a chunk of their bills. Through their company, The Voiceover Couple, the pair has worked with major brands including Nike, Netflix, Mountain Dew and Minute Maid and helped clients win international awards.

Delaware State Fair announces headline entertainment for 2022

The 2022 Delaware State Fair’s concert lineup will feature such big names as Sam Hunt, Nelly, Toby Mac and ZZ Top. And don’t worry — the beloved annual demolition derby will be back, too. The State Fair announced the headline acts for the 2022 Delaware Lottery Summer Concert series at...