Melissa Meinzer


courtesy of Left Bank Books

Saturday at 6 p.m., the work by local sculptor Vlad Zhitomirsky joins other noted and sculpted St. Louisans Tennessee Williams, T.S. Eliot and Kate Chopin. (Eliot is actually moving across the street in front of Pi, but he’ll still be close by.) more

Sep 21, 2017 5:09 PM Literature

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Courtesy of Shakespeare Festival-St. Louis

Playwright Nancy Bell says the production aimed to “get at the heart of what our realities as St. Louisans felt like, and run it through the Shakespeare mill.” more

Sep 13, 2017 8:38 AM Theater


via the Alton Jazz & Wine Festival Facebook page

It will happen right on the banks of the Mississippi and offer up food, drinks, art, and of course, lots of live jazz. more

Sep 7, 2017 8:38 AM Fairs and Festivals

One of South City's most up-and-coming, artsy neighborhoods has bricks, sunsets, and charm galore. more

Sep 6, 2017 10:59 AM Home


via the Cardboard Wars Facebook event page

Important need-to-know info: there will be a snack table. And extra cardboard. And you don't need to show up wearing cardboard armor and bearing a cardboard sword—observers are welcome. more

Aug 30, 2017 10:55 AM Fairs and Festivals


Photo by Liam Sharp

Atwood, who will be at The Sheldon on September 19 to accept the St. Louis Literary Award, talks to us about "Handmaid's Tale," the Future Library, and why reading your own book is "like making your own birthday cake." more

Aug 29, 2017 10:22 AM Literature


Courtesy of the International Institute of St. Louis

The key to enjoying the fest to its utmost? Come hungry. more

Aug 24, 2017 9:52 AM Fairs and Festivals

If you're looking to experience the eclipse in a more low-key place than Carbondale or St. Joe, here are our best suggestions, with many in or very close to the city. more

Aug 16, 2017 2:58 PM Fairs and Festivals


Photo by Melissa Meinzer

Fairies have infested a St. Louis neighborhood—and they're pretty cute! more

Aug 10, 2017 9:00 AM Outdoor Living


Courtesy of The Muny

"Newsies" made its Broadway debut in 2012 and won Tony Awards for Best Choreography and Best Original Score. more

Aug 10, 2017 6:06 AM Theater

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Courtesy of Left Bank Books

"I had always threatened to myself to write about this. I had my laptop and I started writing and I thought, "This could turn out like 'The Shining,' or it could be productive and fun." more

Aug 8, 2017 8:20 AM Literature


Courtesy of the City of Chesterfield

One thing that's getting burned as part of the festivities? A giant wooden spaceship. more

Aug 3, 2017 3:30 PM Fairs and Festivals


Courtesy of Fred Firestone

Father-daughter team Fred and Jo Firestone will host Punderdome 3000 at the Duck Room this Saturday, July 29. more

Jul 27, 2017 9:32 AM Culture


Courtesy of GeeklyInc Podcast Network

Hundreds of folks from around the country will converge to play games, learn about playing games, practice dressing up like characters from games, swap tips on running better games… You get the idea. more

Jul 20, 2017 9:40 AM Culture

Spend an awkward evening next Friday with David Nadelberg, the creator of cringe-cute phenomenon Mortified. more

Jul 7, 2017 9:00 AM Culture


Photo by Suzann Gille

The Garden of Glass exhibit is open Thursday through Saturday evenings until August 12. more

Jul 6, 2017 12:35 PM Visual Arts

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Courtesy of Garcia Development Corporation

Garcia Properties converted an 1882 school building into a 25-unit apartment complex. more

Jun 30, 2017 12:00 AM Property 1 Comments

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Courtesy of Amy Studebaker Design

Amy Studebaker Design brings a full design revamp to small-scale projects for homeowners who need to work on their own timeline but still want that professional touch. more

Jun 28, 2017 9:13 AM Interior Design

Independence Day isn't until next Tuesday, but you can still start the weekend with a bang. more

Jun 27, 2017 10:12 AM Culture