(Bend’s Morri Stewart has published Faltofar, a young adult fantasy novel | Photos courtesy of Morri Stewart) Morri Stewart has published her first book, the Young Adult fantasy novel, Faltofar. After having worked on Faltofar for a number of years, Morri decided to hire an editor to fine-tune her book. Her web search led her…

Sisters Folk Festival is pleased to announce the lineup for its new single-day concert offering on August 1, Close To Home. This unique, outdoor live concert will implement state-recommended guidelines for large gatherings during COVID-19, with limits on attendance and socially distanced seating pods at the Sisters Art Works lawn, 204 W Adams Ave. in…

When travel is not an option, film is a great way to transport yourself to another place, immerse yourself in a new culture and learn that people around the world are more similar than they are different.  Scalehouse is proud to collaborate with BendFilm Festival and OSU-Cascades Arts, Media and Technology to present the 2020…

BendFilm announced yesterday a lineup full of creative ways to see films outside in the comfort of a car or in the open air of Tin Pan Alley. Films in the lineup are a wide range of adventure stories, throwback classics, music documentaries, blockbusters and more. Several screenings have filmmaker Q&As or post-film discussions planned….

(Socially Distanced Rehearsal | Photo by Craig Brauner) Musical Impressions Studios will present Songs For A New World, a musical song cycle by award winning composer Jason Robert Brown, for one drive-in live performance on August 14, 2020 at New Hope Church (20080 Pinebrook Blvd., Bend, OR 97702) at 7:30pm and an additional performance on August 21, 2020 at Les Schwab…

(Split (diptych), oil on framed hardboard, 24”x29.5” by Darren Kling) Darren Kling is regionally known as the sole proprietor of Big Sky Balloon Co. and somewhat famously known as the first person to fly over Glacier National Park in a hot air balloon. As a balloonist, Darren has been flying low and high for 27…