About Amy McRary
BiographyAmy McRary is a News Sentinel reporter whose stories range from those on hunger in East Tennessee to giant snakes at the Knoxville Zoo to treasures collected by local museums. One of the things the former United Press International reporter likes best about her job is thedifferent people she gets to meet and the different stories she gets to tell. The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill graduate also considers herself fairly knowledgable about college basketball, baseball and the history of the English royal family.
'Jersey Boys' story of The Four Seasons comes to Tennessee Theatre
Published 04/19/2014 at 1:43 p.m.
The Four Seasons' back story makes up the plot of "Jersey Boys," heading to Knoxville April 29.
"Spamalot" romps at Clarence Brown Theatre April 24-May 11
Published 04/19/2014 at 12:40 p.m.
The Clarence Brown Theatre ends its 2013-14 season by getting silly with Spamalot. We interview the Lady of the Lake.
'Facets': KMA creates glass exhibit to complement Richard Jolley unveiling
Published 04/19/2014 at 11:16 a.m.
The Knoxville Museum of Art opens its new "Cycle of Life" exhibit by Richard Jolley the first weekend in May. But first the museum has curated an exhibit of contemporary glass work from around the world.
'Art Moves' interprets visual exhibit for three performances
Published 04/19/2014 at 10:40 a.m.
Local dancers are adding their own twists and turns to a Dogwood Arts exhibit as they interpret art into movement.
Shakespeare on schedule, 'Christmas Carol' back next season at Clarence Brown
Published 04/19/2014 at 10:13 a.m.
Shakespeare and the popular "Christmas Carol" are part of the Clarence Brown Theatre's 2014-15 season.
Playtime: Egg hunts, hands-on science
Published 04/18/2014 at 3:06 p.m.
“All I really need is love, but a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt!”
Seen the Dogwood art yet?
Published 04/17/2014 at 3:19 p.m.
If you haven’t made it to view the art in the exhibits hosted in April by the Dogwood Arts Festival, this would be a good weekend. Some displays are coming down in the coming days.
[Video] Inside the Knoxville Zoo's meerkat enclosure
Published 04/14/2014 at 11:33 a.m.
Get an extremely close view of the Knoxville Zoo’s mob of meerkats in a new video by the News Sentinel. The collaborative effort between the News Sentinel and the zoo strapped a GoPro camera on a remote controlled car.
Knoxville family friendly events: Rossini festival, egg hunts, vet day
Published 04/11/2014 at 11:22 a.m.
Looking for something the whole family can enjoy this weekend? Check out our list of family friendly activities.
Discovery Center changes to The Muse Knoxville
Published 04/05/2014 at 1:19 p.m.
What was the East Tennessee Discovery Center is now The Muse and after renovations, the changes are apparent, attendance is up and more improvements are planned.
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