Arts & Culture

COVID & the Arts: Snow White on Zoom

Nov 5, 2020
Davenport Junior Theater

It’s a brave new world at Davenport Junior Theatre – as the new artistic director is overseeing the first virtual production in the 69-year-history of the program. 

Situated on the second floor of the River Music Experience building in Davenport, IA, is The Underground Economy, a full-scale media and production house which bridges the gap between art and entrepreneurship.  Containing a podcast studio, a recording studio, and a content editing station, the space is available to creatives via a variety of membership options, with the goal to become an incubator for the arts within the Quad Cities.

Renew Moline

Local leaders are excited about a new mural on the sides of a dilapidated, empty building in downtown Moline, imagining the potential for future growth in the area.

Letters From Muscatine Soldier Brought to Life

Oct 23, 2020
Muscatine Art Center

The Civil War will be brought to life through the letters of a Muscatine soldier, in a new film to premiere on Friday October 23rd.

Black Box Theater

The 1953 Samuel Beckett classic “Waiting for Godot” has had a long wait for its premiere Thursday (10/22) at Moline’s Black Box Theatre. But it’s perfect for a pandemic-plagued 2020. 

Justin Teitle

The national touring show Beatles vs. Stones - A Musical Showdown is coming to the Adler Theatre in Davenport on October 20, 2020.  The tribute bands Satisfaction and Abbey Road, wearing period clothing and playing vintage instruments, will be accompanied onstage during seven of their songs by a string quartet composed of local high school musicians.

Bix Lives Awards

Oct 14, 2020

Josh Duffee and Carol Schaefer are two Davenport men who are passionate about one of most famous people ever born in Davenport.