Tag Archives: Nikke Nason

Youth theatre to present Seussical, Jr. musical

by Sydney Rehmann Coming this January, audience members will go on a mesmerizing and entrancing journey through the tales of Dr. Seuss. Seussical the Musical brings life to many of the classic children’s books we all know and love including Horton Hears A Who!, If I Ran the Circus, Green Eggs and Ham, Oh, The […]

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LST announces 2009 summer line-up

by Nikke Nason Lake Superior Theatre, Inc. proudly presents their 2009 summer season. This year, the theatre recognized by the National Endowment for the Arts will present four productions in the Frazier Historic Boat House. The boathouse is located at 270 Lakeshore Boulevard between the lower harbor marina and Coast Guard break wall along the […]

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Sister Cities delegation welcomes visiting artist

By: Nikke Nason During Marquette delegation’s October 2001 visit to Yokaichi (Japan), leader Bill Brazier and delegate, artist and LSAA member Pat Hicks negotiated with the highly recognized Yokaichi ceramic artist Taro Kojima to present a major exhibition of his work in Marquette the following year. Taro Kojima and his wife, Atsuko, staged a major […]

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Truckey Boys celebrate release of debut CD, Nikke Nason

The Truckey Boys will celebrate the release of their debut CD, “The Family Hour,” with a performance at 7:00 p.m. on September 4 at Peter White Public Library as part of the Marquette Arts and Culture Center First Thursday Series. Dan and Drew Truckey will play the thirteen songs from the CD and other original […]

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Arts make Marquette a cultural destination, by Nikke Nason

Summers may be short in the Upper Peninsula but Marquette area arts organizations have found a way to keep them active for more than fifty years. This summer marks several anniversaries for area arts organizations. With Art on the Rocks celebrating its fiftieth year, Hiawatha Music Festival celebrating its thirtieth, Lake Superior Theatre in its […]

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Arts & culture news & notes, by Nikke Nason

Call for nominations Nominations are being sought for the twelfth annual Marquette County Arts Awards, sponsored by the City of Marquette Arts and Culture Committee. Nominations are open to the public and sought for the following categories: • Volunteer—for longtime efforts on behalf of the arts in Marquette County. • Community Arts Activities—for making things happen and […]

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Arts & Culture Center offers music, workshops and stroll, by Nikke Nason

The City of Marquette Arts and Culture Center will offer several fall workshops. For youth, classes include Dance for Musical Theatre, children’s Spanish, Harry Potter Halloween costume making, piano and voice lessons and more. For adults and young adults, MACC offers belly dance for beginners, drawing and animation, fused glass ornaments, gentle self-care yoga, Make […]

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Theatre announces summer season, by Nikke Nason

The stage is set for Lake Superior Theatre’s (LST) 2007 summer season. This year, the theatre, recognized by the National Endowment for the Arts, will present three shows in the Frazier Historic Boathouse. The boathouse is located on Lakeshore Boulevard in Marquette. The summer season will feature three musicals: Anything Goes, Guys and Dolls Jr. […]

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