The Rapidian


Legendary Leo Kottke will perform at St. Cecilia Music Center in Grand Rapids on Tuesday May 16, 2023

Submitted 05-07-2023 under NONPROFITS

St. Cecilia Music Center (SCMC) is proud to bring back legendary 6- and 12-string guitarist Leo Kottke on Tuesday, May 16. Leo is known for his amazing fingerpicking style that draws on blues, jazz, and folk music, and for possessing a unique whimsical banter with his audience.


St. Cecilia Music Center brings Nashville-based The Lone Bellow to Grand Rapids with Special Guest Lindsay Lou on Thursday, May 4, 2023

Submitted 04-19-2023 under NONPROFITS

Making their latest U.S. tour across the country, The Lone Bellow is highly charged with a new album “Love Songs for Losers” beautifully composed and powerfully performed live on stage. Special Guest Lindsay Lou will open for The Lone Bellow.


St. Cecilia Music Center brings Folk Singer-Songwriter Joshua Davis & Band with Special Guest Singer-Songwriter Ralston Bowles to the St. Cecilia Music Center Stage on Thursday, April 27, 2023

Submitted 04-06-2023 under NONPROFITS

St. Cecilia Music Center (SCMC) will bring back two shining Michigan-based renowned folk musicians to the Royce Auditorium Stage on Thursday, April 27 at 7:30 p.m. - Singer, songwriter and guitarist Joshua Davis & his band, along with Guest Artist award-winning singer-songwriter Ralston Bowles.


Eat. Drink. Be Merry! A Fundraiser for St. Cecilia Music Center on Saturday, April 22, 2023

Submitted 03-27-2023 under NONPROFITS

“Eat. Drink. Be Merry!, Martha’s Vineyard Wine Tasting Annual Spring Fundraiser to benefit St. Cecilia Music Center, will be held on Saturday, April 22, 2023


STOMP Brings Imagination and Noise to DeVos Performance Hall

Submitted 03-21-2023 under OPINION

STOMP proves creative, energetic, and overlong.


East Hills Council of Neighbors Special Events Committee is Officially Kicking Off!

Submitted 03-10-2023 under NONPROFITS

The East Hills Events Committee, in collaboration with many local businesses, hosts more than 20 special events, concerts, and meet ups throughout the year and we are looking to expand our schedule to include more programming than ever before.


Art in Bloom Returns to the Grand Rapids Art Museum

Submitted 03-10-2023 under NONPROFITS

The one-weekend-only exhibition showcases the combined beauty of art and floral design


St. Cecilia Music Center Presents the final Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center Concert of the 2022-23 season on March 23, 2023 featuring four renowned musicians performing the works of Brahms and Arensky

Submitted 03-08-2023 under NONPROFITS

St. Cecilia Music Center (SCMC) presents the final Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center concert of the season entitled “Delight and Drama” on March 23, 2023. Four-hand piano pieces will bring musicians as close as they can get to the ultimate in collegial music-making.


Filmmaker Spotlight: Allison Riley (Open Projector Night Audience Vote Winner)

Submitted 03-03-2023 under NONPROFITS

Allison Riley talks about process and inspiration behind their film that won the audience vote at Open Projector Night.


Broadway Grand Rapids Announces 35th Anniversary Season

Submitted 03-01-2023 under NEWS

Broadway Grand Rapids recently announced its 2023-2024 season with a series of broadly appealing shows.