Fifth annual Ithaca Gay Men's Chorus concert this Saturday evening

Fifth annual Ithaca Gay Men's Chorus concert this Saturday evening

The First Baptist Church is the venue once again for the Ithaca Gay Men's Chorus spring concert, being held this Saturday evening at 8pm. The fifth annual concert will include selections from The Beatles song catalogue, Irish folk songs, an Innu tribe aural soundscape, an Islamic chant, and classic chorale.

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Community Arts Partnership opens upcoming health care reform workshop to the public

Community Arts Partnership opens upcoming health care reform workshop to the public

Maybe it's because everyone in Ithaca is an Obama fan and had already signed up. Maybe the Affordable Care Act is so terrible that people would actually rather pay a fine than be covered for pre-existing conditions. Maybe everyone in the Community Arts Partnership already signed up for a secret health care plan just for liberals. 

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Oscar winner Frozen coming to Cornell Cinema screen this Saturday

Oscar winner Frozen coming to Cornell Cinema screen this Saturday

Fresh from its victories at the Dolby Theatre this weekend, the animated "Frozen" will be screened just once at Cornell Cinema, this Saturday afternoon. The 2pm showing in the basement theatre at Willard Straight Hall costs $4 for adults and $3 for kids under 12.

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Homecoming: Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad returns to their Ithaca roots at the Haunt

Homecoming: Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad returns to their Ithaca roots at the Haunt

Tired of these snowy, negative temperature days? Then get to The Haunt this Thursday for a live performance from Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad! Hailing from Rochester, the group is excited to bring their new psychedelic roots back to their old roots right here in Ithaca.

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Blind Spots benefit at The Space will raise money for healthy food access and education

Blind Spots benefit at The Space will raise money for healthy food access and education

GreenStar Community Projects (GSCP) is teaming up with the one and only Blind Spots to raise money for healthy food access and education in the Ithaca area by putting on a benefit concert at The Space at GreenStar this Friday evening. Whether you love or hate Valentine's Day, this event is sure to make your holiday a whole lot better!

GSCP is the non-profit affiliate of the GreenStar Natural Foods Cooperative Market, and fosters food justice in Ithaca through partnerships with local farmers and promoting food education outreach.

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Robo Reboot: New RoboCop as much a fun guilty pleasure as the original

Robo Reboot: New RoboCop as much a fun guilty pleasure as the original

Let's get this right out in the open: the original 1987 movie "RoboCop" was not art. The Paul Verhoeven picture had a creative and appealing story, and it was fun, but its Academy Award nominations were for editing-related categories. The José Padilha remake, out this week, may be flashier and offer more star power, but it's still really a fun romp.

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This Friday's Ithaca Underground show combines local and visiting alternative acts

This Friday's Ithaca Underground show combines local and visiting alternative acts

Ithaca Underground has been providing Ithaca with alternative music since 2007. Their goal is not profit, but to support musicians of all ages with varying performance experience who are producing non-conformist genres of music. They also bring in better-known groups to the area, like Man Man.

This Friday, IU will be raising money with the help of five diverse acts at The Haunt to fund another year of live music in this talented town.

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Second Dam celebrates second birthday with EP release show at the Nines

Second Dam celebrates second birthday with EP release show at the Nines

One of the hottest acts in Ithaca will celebrate its two-year anniversary this Saturday at The Nines in Collegetown. Lead vocalist K.C. Weston was named 2013's Best Female Singer by Jim Catalano, local music guru extraordinaire, and in a music scene like Ithaca, that's a high honor.

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Movies return to downtown Ithaca's iconic State Theatre this weekend

Movies return to downtown Ithaca's iconic State Theatre this weekend

In a downtown Ithaca building that's nearly a century old, the State Theatre has spent the last decade or so entertaining area residents with music, comedy, dance, and other stage productions. This weekend, the iconic theatre returns to its cinematic roots with two family-friendly movies.

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Shakespeare and Star Wars combine on LACS stage this weekend

Shakespeare and Star Wars combine on LACS stage this weekend

The Take Ten Theatre Company, a youth theatre group in Ithaca, is helping us answer the age-old question of what happens when you combine George Lucas with The Bard. "Shakespeare's Star Wars: Verily, A New Hope" plays this Thursday and Friday evening at the Lehman Alternative Community School in Ithaca.

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