Arts Bar recreates Human Be-in as KKFI fundraiser Jan. 16

“People of all tribes are welcome” at the 4th annual Human Be-In this Saturday at the Uptown Art Bar. The event – a nod back at a 1967 event of the same name – is a fundraiser for KKFI radio. The original be-in took place during the ...

For Potluck Productions, Fringe Festival, Arts Bar offer important audience

Nancy Parks, a playwright, and Richard Alan Nichols, a director, have been rehearsing at Nichols’ South Hyde Park studio for a Fringe Fest production. New opportunities in the Midtown area – from the Fringe Festival to the Uptown Arts Bar ...

National tap dance day, Midtown style

Photo from Wikipedia courtesy Carl Van Vechten Tap dancers, and tap dancing fans, will get together at the Uptown Arts Bar, 3611 Broadway on May 24 to celebrate National Tap Dance Day. The holiday happens every year on May 25, the birthday anniversary ...

Midtown Arts Bar celebrates second anniversary

The Uptown Arts Bar celebrates its second anniversary Saturday, and its manager predicts many others will follow. “Things are on the up and up,” said manager Jeannette Powers. “We’re literally booked through May and there’s only one ...