Category Archives: Boise Life

Opera Idaho’s Madama Butterfly Tells Touching Tale of Love And Tragedy

Opera Idaho’s Madama Butterfly will have two performances at the Velma V. Morrison Performing Arts Center in Boise on Friday, February 16 and Sunday, February 18. Madama Butterfly, by Giacomo Puccini is a staple of the operatic repertoire since its first … Continue reading

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Vietnam Veterans Fundraising Benefit Featuring Gerry and the Dreambenders and A Veteran’s Story

The Vietnam Veterans of America will be hosting a Vietnam Veterans Fundraising Benefit on February 24, 2018. The concert portion will feature music by Gerry and the Dreambenders, with their British Invasion Era Rock Tribute Show. If you haven’t seen … Continue reading

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Steve Eaton and the Stevettes Bring A Valentine’s Day Musical Present to the Sapphire Room

Get romantic with Steve Eaton and the Stevettes, singing love songs in a  Saturday, February 10 concert dedicated to Valentine’s Day. Idaho native Steve Eaton has had quite a musical career and continues to enthrall audiences to this day. The … Continue reading

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Trebelle Piano Trio To Perform Upcoming Russian Romance Concerts

The Trebelle Piano Trio, consisting of Jennifer Dunn, violin; Heidi Nagel, cello; and Robyn Wells, piano, have chosen an interesting repertoire to perform, bringing some beautiful concerts to the Treasure Valley. Piano trios are a very common part of the … Continue reading

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Upcoming Ballet Idaho ‘Fleetwood Mac Collection’ A Classical And Contemporary Look At Musical Dance

 The Upcoming Ballet Idaho Fleetwood Mac Collection, a program of three distinct, spectacular ballets, will be performed at the Velma V. Morrison Center for the Performing Arts at Boise State on Friday, February 9 and Saturday February 10. Ballet Idaho … Continue reading

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Boise Philharmonic Paired The Old With The New In An Excellent Musical Eve

The Boise Philharmonic gave concertgoers a taste of where classical music was and where it is going last Saturday night, culminating in an impressive performance of Beethoven’s 7th Symphony. The Velma V. Morrison Performing Arts Center was filled to capacity … Continue reading

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Phở Tây in Boise Gives Diners A Nice Choice Of Vietnamese Delights

Phở Tây in Boise is a newly opened Vietnamese restaurant that seems to be hitting all the right notes. Open since December, it has an open, airy feeling with tables and booths topped with nice wood finishes. Decorative placemats serve … Continue reading

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Upcoming Benefit for the Philip B. Garonzik Music Scholarship Fund Promises Wonderful Music For All

What a Wonderful World: A Benefit Concert for the Philip B. Garonzik Music Scholarship Fund will take place at the at the Sapphire Room in the Riverside Hotel on Wednesday, February 7 at 7pm. The show will feature keyboardist/vocalist/songwriter Steve … Continue reading

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Enrique’s Mexican Restaurant in Kuna Excels in Mexican Food, Cocktails

Enrique’s Mexican Restaurant in Kuna is an ideal spot to enjoy quality Mexican food with delicious drinks. Located just a short drive away in Kuna, it is obvious that plenty of people coming in to Enrique’s have driven to Kuna … Continue reading

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Boise Philharmonic Chamber Players Inaugural Series Starts A Great Season

The Boise Philharmonic Chamber Players filled Boise’s Egyptian Theatre last Sunday with Igor Stravinsky’s A Soldier’s Tale. The piece, written by Stravinsky in 1918, combines a small mixed group of musicians with a spoken ensemble. The Soldier’s Tale  (L’Histoire du … Continue reading

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