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Bridge Beats get spicy with the Cajun sounds of the Prairie Gators

Tis the season for outdoor shows and the Bridge Beats series is in full swing. This outdoor concert series offers families a chance to enjoy some great bands al fresco, playing on the landing right by the Bob Kerry Pedestrian Bridge. The next show will be July 24th with the Prairie Gators and the Pink Flamingos. The Prairie Gators have long been...

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More IN Than OUT

Featuring sixteen artists, Modern Arts Midtown presents Pop Meets Street, which is as far-reaching as the title implies (but is it reaching too far?).

This large group exhibition extends many of the tropes we associate with both pop and street art: bright colors, spray paints, irony, a touch of whimsy, excessive banality, ready-mades, everyday objects, and satire.

However, pop and street art do not solely dictate...

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The audience takes over

The future of theater will be very different from the present. Instead of the quiet temple of performance we now experience, it will be a noisy, active space, with audience members visible and openly interacting with the play. Audiences are now discouraged from doing anything other than applauding at the end of the play, but in future performances they will be able to express disapproval even as the play is going...

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The 21st Saloon Blues Series & More

Blues has returned to The 21st Saloon, 96th & L, after the venue took a break during the Playing With Fire concert series. Thursday, July 16, the club brings back perennial favorites The Bel Airs. If you've followed the blues scene at all in the last 30 years you've probably seen The Bel Airs and they have still got it goin' on. Audiences always fill the dance floor for the Columbia, Missouri, band's tight,...

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Hidden Toxins in your Food

Every few days we hear of a new outbreak of tainted food reaching the American consumer. Hey, accidents happen, right? The 75 million who fall ill and the 5000 who die annually from food-borne illness are collateral damage when an error occurs and an overload of E. coli, Salmonella, Campylobacter or Listeria gets past the back door of a food factory. The United States Department of Agriculture is tasked with...

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