Arts & Innovation

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The Arts Council of Winston Salem & Forsyth County has Made a Total of 73 grants Totaling $1,875,000

By Staff Editor’s Note: CCD editor-in-chief Chad Nance would like to thank the Arts Council of Winston-Salem & Forsyth county, for granting him the funds to market his new speculative fiction novel Existential Threat and it’s sequels. “The Arts Council gives emerging artist that extra boost to become their potential. The grant they have […]

by · October 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
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r/view: Birdman

By Marshall Shaffer   I hardly think it counts as a spoiler anymore to say that “Birdman” (sometimes also credited with the title “The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance”) is edited to make the majority of the film appears as if there are not edits. This does not, however, mean the […]

by · October 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Film
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New Winston Museum Launches Online Exhibition

By Staff   New Winston Museum has announced their new web-based digital exhibition, “City at a Glance,” exploring the stories of our community through historic maps and images. At New Winston Museum, accessibility was a major goal, and they want everyone to be able to share in the fun of […]

by · October 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Museums
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Bookmarks & Summit School Present a Book Release Celebration Featuring Charlie Lovett

By Staff   Bookmarks and Summit School will hold a Book Release Celebration for Charlie Lovett’s newest nove l”First Impressions: A Novel of Old Books, Unexpected Love, and Jane Austen” on Thursday, October 16 at 7 pm in the Loma Hopkins Theatre at Summit School at 2100 Reynolda Road in […]

by · October 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Literature
Just in Time for Halloween- Theatre Alliance Brings Us Carrie: The Musical

Just in Time for Halloween- Theatre Alliance Brings Us Carrie: The Musical

By Staff   Opening on October 24th, the Winston-Salem Theatre Alliance in in rehearsals now to gear up for their premier of “Carrie:The musical”. This adaption of Stephen King’s seminal horror novel will be directed by directed by Jamie Lawson and musically directed by David Lane. The cast features Ann […]

by · October 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
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Allegacy Federal Credit Union Announces 5K Event To Benefit The Center for Smart Financial Choices

by Staff   Allegacy Federal Credit Union, one of the largest credit unions in North Carolina, will host its first Retro Run 5K at Tanglewood Park on Saturday, November 1, 2014. The ‘Making Strides For Financial Fitness’ event will benefit The Center for Smart Financial Choices (The Center), a non-profit […]

by · October 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Business, Innovation
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Americana Metal – CCD Sits Down With Bask

By Asia Shepphard Bask is an Asheville, NC band and their new LP, American Hollow, is a must listen. It is captivating, at times dark and addicting. I was lucky enough to catch up with Scott Middleton, the drummer, of Bask. CCD: Who and what is BASK? Bask: Bask is […]

by · October 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Music
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Micro-Doc – Why Not? – Asking Kevin Smith to Star in My Short Film

By Jack Pennington Remember daydreaming about meeting your heroes? Maybe in the middle of math class sophomore year, your mind would drift off to the fantasy about running into the lead singer of your favorite rock band, favorite actor, or something like that. Did the fantasy ever run away with […]

by · October 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Film
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Arts Council, a/perture, and Coffee Park Team Up to Present Sunset Flicks

By Staff   The Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County in collaboration with a/perture cinema and Coffee Park will host “Sunset Flicks” on three Sundays in October – a free event at Winston-Square Park featuring movies, live music and food. “We want to continue building vibrancy in downtown Winston-Salem […]

by · October 9, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Film
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Art and Innovation in Light Experiments of Emil Salto Light Forms- October 14 at SECCA

By Staff The Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art presents the first solo museum exhibition of Danish artist Emil Salto in the United States. On view Oct. 14, 2014 through Jan. 3, 2015, Light Forms features monochromes, photograms, films and other time-based works with light and color that will provide audiences […]

by · October 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Museums