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Theatre Alliance Receives Grants for Renovation Project

By Staff   Winston-Salem Theatre Alliance recently received two grants that will support its Size Matters campaign to renovate its theater and help to continue an on-going series of play readings. The Winston-Salem Foundation has awarded a grant of $4,500 that will help fund the expenses of Theatre Alliance’s campaign […]

by · August 27, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
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CCD Sunday Poetry – Janet Joyner

Polishing Magnolia Leaves Polishing Magnolia leaves for her funeral wreath was one way of laureling excellence among us, as we stood there, side by side, wiping each leaf with rags smelling like memories of man-sweat and honey-colored beeswax out of that old rusty can of Johnson’s floor paste he’d used […]

by · August 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Literature
CCD Goes in Search of the Reynolda Chicken – Video

CCD Goes in Search of the Reynolda Chicken – Video

  Reynolda House has long been known as a quiet, reflective place where patrons could enjoy fine art in an elegant and magnificent setting… All of that ended on what has become known by the Reynolda House staff as, The Day of the Chicken.

by · August 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Museums
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SECCA Presents Beth McKee’s Sugarcane Revival & Hurricane Party with Tommy Malone & Jeffrey Dean Foster

By Staff The Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art is hosting Beth McKee’s Sugarcane Revival and Hurricane Party. The first set of the evening will be a songwriter-in-the-round with Beth, Tommy Malone (Subdudes) and Jeffrey Dean Foster, showcasing recent work by each artist and discussion of the songwriting process. After a […]

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Camel City Sunday Short Story – Rom Room by PL Byrd

By PL Byrd After thirty minutes of consideration and two ears of roasted corn, Eliza handed twenty-five dollars to an elderly, stooped man, then followed him into the petite white tent nestled between a hot dog joint and a peanut shack on the wallowing fairgrounds. A thin woman in a […]

by · August 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Literature
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Storefronts Winston-Salem Seeks Artists for Next Phase

By Staff Storefronts Winston-Salem is looking for artists and designers to create a series of temporary public art interventions to help visually link the Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts and Hanesbrands Theater to West 4th Street and the Stevens Center. All residents of Forsyth County and all members of […]

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Piedmont Chamber Singers Announce New Artistic Director

By Staff In a press release, Piedmont Chamber Singers welcomed Jayson Snipes as the beloved choral ensemble’s new Artistic Director. Jayson is a native of Winston-Salem and received the B.M. in Music Education, and M.M. in Choral Conducting from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro where he studied organ, […]

by · August 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
Bookmarks & Art for Art’s Sake Announce 2015 Student Art Contest Winners

Bookmarks & Art for Art’s Sake Announce 2015 Student Art Contest Winners

By Staff Bookmarks and Art for Art’s Sake have announced the winner of the 2015 annual student art contest, her name is Alana Hyman and she is a past ninth grader at Reagan High School. Her bookmark was chosen from over 100 entries submitted by Forsyth County students in middle and high […]

by · August 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Galleries
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Nunsense II – The Second Coming on the way to Theatre Alliance

By Staff   Nunsense II: The Second Coming could easily be subtitled “the rest of the story.” The sequel to the beloved hit musical Nunsense takes place approximately six weeks after the first “benefit performance.” The same five nuns are back on stage at Mt. Saint Helen’s School for what […]

by · August 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances