Ash Lawn Opera’s Fiddler on the Roof stars baritone David Kravitz as Tevye, a father’s struggling to maintain a traditional European Jewish upbringing amidst political unrest in Tsarist Russia. Photo credit: Ben Moore-Coll

ARTS Pick: Fiddler on the Roof

Now in its 50th year of production, Fiddler on the Roof has seen eight consecutive seasons on Broadway, nine Tony Awards, and countless audiences. In the capable hands of Ash Lawn Opera, the classic musical continues to deliver an iconic score, a well-loved story and timeless depictions of tradition, love, and survival. Through 8/8 . $12-65, […]

The L.Y.A.O. showcase offers three courses of full-bodied laughs courtesy of Louis Katz, Kenny Wingle (pictured), and Jason Klingman. Photo credit: Adam Kliebenstein

ARTS Pick: L.Y.A.O. Comedy Showcase

If laughter is truly the best medicine, then the L.Y.A.O. Comedy Showcase is sure to heal all of your ailments with three doses of the area’s top comedic talents. Headliner Louis Katz doesn’t mind diving into the cruder side of the human experience, and joining him is the quick-witted and charming regional favorite Kenny Wingle. […]

Bob Log III takes the live experience to outlandish places through costume rigging
and audience engagement. “I am trying to create this room full of people going apeshit,”
said the one-man party band. Publicity photo

Bob Log III cranks up the wacky concert antics

You get the feeling that 44-year-old Bob Log III is still figuring things out as he goes, a sci-fi time traveler reborn every few minutes to turn things upside-down all over again. The neo-bluesman has been making music professionally for more than 20 years, but every word out of his mouth still comes off as […]