Get On Up

Opens Friday, Aug 1, 2014 Synopsis: Chadwick Boseman stars as James Brown in this biopic from Universal Studios and director Tate Taylor (The Help). Brian Grazer, Mick Jagger, Victoria Pearman, and Erica Huggins produce a film penned by Jez and John-Henry Butterworth (Fair Game). ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Chadwick Boseman, Viola Davis, Octavia L. Spencer, Nelsan Ellis, Lennie James Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Time-honored tunes

...not get during regular orchestra. "Like Emily, when she is in the orchestra playing violin or viola there are 12 or 14 violins and 5 or 6 violas and you don't hear an individual voice," Allison said. "That's why musicians really like...

Viola to lead class into Oilers Hall

Ask Frank Viola about his memories of playing for the Peninsula...were road trips to Palmer, where, as Viola remembered, "For the first time in my...was a wonderful summer." On Feb. 26, Viola will be inducted into the Peninsula Oilers...

Viola Elizabeth Davis

Viola Elizabeth Davis, 91, died March 22, 2011, at her home in Soldotna with...playing the guitar and having family and friends over, any time, were what Viola loved." her family said. She was preceded in death by her husband, Leonard...

Smith, Balivet marry

...an afternoon ceremony hosted by John and Viola Hansen at the Hansen Homestead at Stariski...groom. Honored guests included John and Viola Hansen, Torvald and Laura Hansen, Emma...The newlyweds would like to thank John, Viola and their family for helping make this...

Weddings & Engagements
KPO offers lunchtime music at various area businesses

...showcased during the noon concerts. "The Madison String Quartet," performing today at Kenai Community Library, feature violin, viola and cello music by Evelyn Estava, Rebecca Harris-Lee, Michael Avagliano and Gerall Hieser. On Friday, "Trio Con Brio...

Alaska inmates find identity in orchestra

...near the Hiland Mountain Correctional Center once she was released.But every Saturday she makes the 10-mile drive with a viola in tow for orchestra practice at the prison just north of Anchorage.Coffman, a founding member of the women's string orchestra...

Arts & Entertainment
Musica Borealis: Alaskan musicians bring chamber music to Soldotna

...it again for a year." Emily Grossman, who plays violin, viola and piano, Jeanne Duhan, who plays the French horn, Tammy...group will only be playing three of them - is for the clarinet, viola and piano and the Brahms pieces are both a horn trio and one...

What's Happening

...Alaska Christian College Conference Center. Music provided by The Arete Trio, featuring Emily Grossman, violin; Kate McVey, viola, and Kevin Charlestream, cello. The cost for this event is $75. Tickets can be purchased at River City Books and Dr. Thompson's...

Arts & Entertainment
Movie review: A good day for 'Beautiful Creatures'

...this role, and finally provided an entry into the film for me. Add to that some great, fun performances by Emma Thompson and Viola Davis and before I knew it, I was completely into the story. Much of it doesn't make sense, and the major issue, whether...

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