Category Archives: art

Speed Museum on/off events

The soonish-to-be-expanded Speed Museum has a weekend of activities planned for their final-for-now days. Here’s what they say: Groundbreaking Ceremony Friday, September 21, 5:30p Join local officials and members of the Speed’s Board of Trustees and Governors for an official groundbreaking to commence the Museum’s expansion project. The ceremony will also include performances by the […]

The First Writers’ Retreat

Open mics can often be scary propositions for both performers and audiences, especially ones that wave the banner “If you wrote it, we want to hear it.” Local poet Jimmy Besseck is bringing his “Retreat” (“meant to encourage a relaxed atmosphere”  in his own words) to Skull Alley for any poet, stand up or songwriter […]