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Anne Walker

Ann is an Arts and Entertainment correspondent for the Gazette.

Articles by Anne Walker

State Theatre Displays Exhibit of 'Pure Imagination' from Local Artist State Theatre Displays Exhibit of 'Pure Imagination' from Local Artist
3 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Gazette Staff, Anne Walker
"The forms are complicated, with weird distortions," he said. "A nose might look like an ear of corn. Or you might notice a face hidden in another feature.” [Read More]
Local painter's work features otherwordly images Local painter's work features otherwordly images
3 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
STATE COLLEGE — A current of the strange runs through Tom Mickle's work. The area painter has spent his entire life creating art, and much of it is evocative of things many see only in dreams. "I come from a family of artists," Mickle said. "We would take lessons on weekends, and go to art [Read More]
'Cat on a Hot Tin Roof' set to take the stage 'Cat on a Hot Tin Roof' set to take the stage
6 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
STATE COLLEGE — A shady lady, a man with a dubious past, a dying patriarch and a notorious brood of 'no-neck monsters' will provide area audiences with the kind of intensity that reality TV can only imagine when State College Community Theatre presents the classic American drama “Cat [Read More]
Ballet Version of 'Wizard of Oz' Hits the Stage Soon Ballet Version of 'Wizard of Oz' Hits the Stage Soon
14 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Anne Walker
"We tried to stay close to the original story," says Maciejczyk, "and we've given it a new dimension by making it a community event.” The ballet features an Iron Furnace worker as the Tin Man, a set depicting the Allen Street Grill, the Corner Room and The Tavern. [Read More]
Ballet version of 'Wizard of Oz' hits the stage soon Ballet version of 'Wizard of Oz' hits the stage soon
15 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
STATE COLLEGE — The yellow brick road leads to Centre County for the Performing Arts School of Central Pennsylvania when their Ballet Theatre presents its original full-length ballet, “The Wizard of Oz,” Saturday, May 30, and Sunday, May 31, at the State Theatre. The production, [Read More]
'Parade' is Emotional Roller Coaster 'Parade' is Emotional Roller Coaster
17 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Anne Walker
The show doesn't have the happy-go-lucky quality of so many musicals, though. It deals with some pretty grim subject matter, starting with the murder of a young girl. "Parade" tells the story, in accurate detail, of Leo Frank, convicted 102 years ago -- even though he was innocent. [Read More]
Musical 'Parade' is an emotional roller coaster Musical 'Parade' is an emotional roller coaster
17 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
STATE COLLEGE — Musical theater allows for the exploration of a character's insight, thoughts and motivation through song, according to Richard Biever, director of FUSE Production's upcoming presentation of the Tony Award-winning show “Parade.” “Parade” doesn't have [Read More]
'Spring Elation' on display at Fraser Street Gallery 'Spring Elation' on display at Fraser Street Gallery
20 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
STATE COLLEGE — Spring arrived this month on South Fraser Street with the launch of a celebratory exhibition, “Spring Elation.” Six of Pennsylvania's most intriguing photographers and painters have works displayed at Margaux Wolszczan's Fraser Street Gallery. "We wanted to [Read More]
Figurative Exhibition on display at Art Alliance Figurative Exhibition on display at Art Alliance
24 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
LEMONT — More than 50 of the region's most talented visual artists will display their work during exhibition at the Art Alliance in Lemont. The event, titled The Figurative Exhibition, opened March 13 and will run though Sunday, March 22. Local photographer Chuck Fong chairs this exhibit, [Read More]
'4,000 Miles' Brings an Unlikely Duo Together '4,000 Miles' Brings an Unlikely Duo Together
29 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Anne Walker
As the drama unfolds, Leo discovers Vera's political views, which lean heavily toward Marxism."This is life," Manfull concludes, "a little snapshot of life from the point of view of a 21-year-old and a 91-year-old — simple, folksy and utterly human." [Read More]
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