STRDSTR: Striking A Chord For 'Millennials'

Written by Jayson Bussa | Monday, 30 September 2013 21:57 |

With the average shelf life of a local band at about a year or two, you got to tip your hat to any group that can manage to stay together longer — much less keep people coming in the door to check out their shows.

Downtown Holland will be crawling with fire trucks Friday, Oct. 4 from 7 to 9 p.m. No, the stroopwafel factory isn't on fire. It's the Holland Fire Truck Parade! Fire Prevention Week kicks off with the 31st Annual Fire Prevention Week Kickoff Parade. But kids of all ages come for the fire trucks.

The festive procession will include more than 50 big, shiny vehicles from Ottawa, Allegan and Kent Counties' fire and public safety departments.

Midwestpiration: Q&A with artist Andrea Kowch

Written by Lindsay Patton | Monday, 26 August 2013 12:22 |

In 2012, SCOPE NYC named you one of the world's top 100 artists. How did you feel when you found out about the honor? I was ecstatic when I got the news, because it was an international call for entry. I felt very honored to be featured ... It was a great feeling.

How did it affect your career? It basically continued on as normal ... but all the exposure has been great.

September Free Market: Woking Taco, Art of the Table, UICA and more

Written by Steven Depolo | Monday, 26 August 2013 11:43 |

Insiders know to shop on the regular at Art of the Table (606 Wealthy St. SE). There's much to like at the specialty food, beverage and tabletop store located in the Heritage Hill section of Grand Rapids. Now with their new loyalty program, you can get paid to eat like a king.

Country Queen: Q&A with Shelagh Brown, singer at Farmer's Alley Theatre

Written by Alexandra Fluegel | Monday, 26 August 2013 10:37 |
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You received your degree in Musical Theatre from Western Michigan University and you're also an up-and-coming country singer. What gave you your start? I started in the basement of our house in Portage.

New Kids on The Block: Q&A with Carla Hill, president and CEO of West Michigan Symphony

Written by Alexandra Fluegel | Monday, 26 August 2013 10:35 |
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It's been said that classical music is a fading genre, so what does the West Michigan Symphony do to encourage new generations of listeners and concert attendees? Find out in REVUE's Q&A session with president and CEO of West Michigan Symphon, Carla Hill.

Dance, Dance: Q&A with Rachael Riley, dancer at Grand Rapids Ballet Company

Written by Alexandra Fluegel | Monday, 26 August 2013 10:33 |
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In addition to performing with the Grand Rapids Ballet, you've also choreographed a number of works. What is it like having your colleagues perform your creations? Working with colleagues is always a wonderful experience.

As a choreographer going into the studio, I already have an idea of the dancers' strengths and their style, since I work alongside them every day.

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