Entries by Jesse Walker

A Glimpse Inside Thompson Nashville

There’s no place like Nashville, the perennial Southern crossroads that refuses to be typecast. And at the heart of this little big town’s explosive growth, the Gulch is the place to be. Once the site of Nashville’s bustling railroad yard with origins dating to before the Civil War. The Gulch is now a dynamic area […]

An Evening at Elvis’ Makes Television Debut

A new music series set in one of rock ‘n’ roll’s hidden treasures makes its television debut August 1st. An Evening at Elvis’ features intimate performances by a diverse lineup of rock, blues, jazz, roots, and alt-country artists in the living room of 1034 Audubon Drive – the house Elvis Presley bought with the proceeds […]

Wild West Comedy Festival Rides into Nashville

The Wild West Comedy Festival returns May 16-22, 2016, with a line-up that features some of the biggest names and rising stars in comedy performing at iconic venues and clubs around Nashville. The largest selling comedy-recording artist in history, Jeff Foxworthy, will headline the historic Ryman Auditorium for the first time ever on May 21 […]

Classic Disney Story Coming to TPAC

The award-winning Broadway musical Disney’s Beauty and the Beast will return to the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall for a limited, one-week engagement May 31 – June 5. Families will enjoy the classic story of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast, a young prince trapped in a spell […]

Treasures from the House of Alba Opens at The Frist

Featuring works by Dürer, Goya, Murillo, Renoir, Ribera, Rubens, and more from the splendid palaces of the Alba dynasty in Spain, Treasures from the House of Alba: 500 Years of Art and Collecting will be on exhibition at the Frist Center for the Visual Arts through May 1, 2016. Co-organized by the Meadows Museum and […]