Do Savannnah

Linda Sickler

Features, art and entertainment reporter

Linda Sickler is the features, art and entertainment reporter for Do Savannah and the Savannah Morning News.


Learn about promising Georgia industry at Ogeechee Riverkeeper oyster roast

18 Jan 2017

The Ogeechee Riverkeeper’s first oyster roast in Richmond Hill will offer food, music and a peek into Georgia’s oyster industry.


Michael Carbonaro brings interactive magic stage show to Savannah

16 Jan 2017

A love of special effects, monster movies and special-effects makeup shops led Michael Carbonaro to a magical career.


Catch social media icon Kountry Wayne live in Savannah

16 Jan 2017

When Wayne Colley started posting his comedy bits online, he discovered he had an adoring audience.


Savannah Baroque uses period instruments to make music dance, sing, cry

10 Jan 2017

The members of Savannah Baroque will delight listeners with two concerts on Jan. 13 at St. John’s Episcopal Church.


Full-length ballet ‘Swan Lake’ to be presented in Savannah

02 Jan 2017

It is one of the most popular ballets in the world, and on Jan. 7, the State Ballet Theatre of Russia will present a magical production of “Swan Lake” at Johnny Mercer Theatre.


Annual New Year’s Bluegrass Festival returns to Jekyll Island

21 Dec 2016

It’s been going on for years now and there is no end in sight — the 41st annual New Year’s Bluegrass Festival is returning to Jekyll Island.


41st annual Christmas Jazz Concert & Jam Session features variety of musicians

19 Dec 2016

Every year on Christmas Day, the Coastal Jazz Association opens up to get down at the annual Christmas Jazz Concert & Jam Session.


Lucas Theatre to present three nights of Christmas Cabaret fun

07 Dec 2016

Tickets for the Saturday night Lucas Christmas Cabaret are already gone. After just four years, the annual event is so popular, tickets go quickly.


Philharmonic Holiday Pops returns with seasonal favorites and sing-alongs

07 Dec 2016

Christmas is Michael Maliakel’s favorite time of the year. The gold medal winner of the 2016 American Traditions Vocal Competition will sing at the annual Savannah Philharmonic Holiday Pops concert Dec. 17.


Savannah Comedy Revue to present Second Saturday with Lou Angelwolf

07 Dec 2016

Lou Angelwolf is both a standup comedian and a radio broadcaster. “They kind of work together,” he says. “One side kind of promotes the other.”


Flannery O’Connor Childhood Home to present annual holiday reading

06 Dec 2016

The annual reading of Truman Capote’s “A Christmas Memory” at the Flannery O’Connor Childhood Home is a beloved local holiday tradition.


I Cantori chamber choir to present annual Christmas concert

06 Dec 2016

“An I Cantori Christmas,” set for Dec. 9 and 10, will feature songs both old and new.


Sacred Heart Christmas Concert to feature Nashville singer/songwriter

06 Dec 2016

Singer/songwriter Joni Bishop may be based in Nashville, but she does love Savannah, especially at Christmas.


Book signing and art sale set for ‘Savannah Square by Square’

30 Nov 2016

It was in 1733 that Gen. James Oglethorpe laid out the city that would become Savannah.


Savannah Comedy Revue to present comic Eric Hunter

29 Nov 2016

Atlanta-based comedian Eric Hunter often seems unusually quiet when he’s not on stage.