Arts & Innovation

CCD’s Top Ten Christmas Tunes

CCD’s Top Ten Christmas Tunes

  10.  Weird Al Yankovic- “The Night Santa Went Crazy” Weird Al simply remains a saint, a gentleman, and can always be counted on for a smile.   9. Carrie Fischer sings Princess Leia’s Life Day Song on the infamous “Star Wars Holdiay Special”… There are not words…   8. Alice Cooper […]

by · December 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Music
blue cape in china, 2005. image courtesy the artist.

New at SECCA – The Journey of the Blue Cape & Social Sculptures Opens Tuesday

By Staff   On Tuesday, December 16, 2014 the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art opens a solo exhibition of Nicola L, a multi-faceted artist whose corporeal sculptures, assemblages, and performances have circulated internationally since the late 1960s. An opening performance of her iconic Blue Cape will take place in SECCA’s […]

by · December 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Galleries, Museums
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r/view – Wild

By Marshall Shaffer   On the page, Cheryl Strayed’s memoir “Wild” is nothing particularly noteworthy. While she tells her story of hiking the Pacific Crest Trail with raw honesty, the book is often little more than a hybrid of “Eat Pray Love” and “Into the Wild” that insists on its […]

by · December 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Film
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Review – Mankind is My Business – Triad Stage’s “A Christmas Carol”

By Chad Nance The cast is pitch perfect, the sets are stunning and inventive, and the multi-media presentation dazzles in what has to be one of the best gifts any theater company has given the people of Winston-Salem this or any year. Triad Stage’s 2014 production of Charles Dickens; “A […]

by · December 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
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Celebrate New Year’s Eve with the Winston-Salem Symphony & Brubeck Jazz

By Staff   Ring out the old and swing in the new with the Winston-Salem Symphony, Robert Moody Music Director, at its Plugged-In Pops! “New Year’s Eve: Brubeck Jazz” concert, which features the Brubeck Brothers Quartet performing timeless music of their father, jazz legend, Dave Brubeck. The concert will take […]

Hark! The Herald Chipmunks Sing a Christmas Boogie

Hark! The Herald Chipmunks Sing a Christmas Boogie

by Miles Bumgardner   Everybody has a favorite Christmas time memory. Some remember receiving that special gift from someone special. Some people remember the marvelous feasts prepared for the day, and some remember the time they drank a little too much eggnog before sitting on Santa’s lap in the mall […]

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Handel’s Messiah- Winston-Salem Symphony’s Annual Holiday Classic Set for December 16th & 17th

By Staff   The Winston-Salem Symphony’s annual performance of Handel’s Messiah will take place December 16th and 17th. Widely regarded as music’s most affecting message of faith, this is the Symphony’s eighth year performing what has become a Triad holiday favorite. Conducted by Maestro Robert Moody, Music Director, Handel’s Messiah […]

by · December 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
Hatch, Inc. Expands its Winston-Salem Workforce

Hatch, Inc. Expands its Winston-Salem Workforce

by Staff Hatch Early Learning, the locally based provider of classroom materials and technology for early childhood, recently announced plans to expand its Winston-Salem workforce. The jobs will begin in early 2015, and will include almost 40 new positions. Recognized locally for its dog-friendly workplace, Hatch currently employs 100 people […]

by · December 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts & Innovation, Business, Innovation
SciWorks Celebrates 50th Anniversary at Festive Family Friday

SciWorks Celebrates 50th Anniversary at Festive Family Friday

By Staff In 1962, four women, on behalf of the Junior League of Winston-Salem, introduced an idea for a new nature sciences center that would become a permanent part of the educational and recreational landscape of Winston-Salem. On December 12, 1964, the Nature Science Center — today’s SciWorks — officially […]

by · December 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Museums
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3rd Shift – Goodbye Eddie Rouse

By Chad Nance   Eddie Rouse was an extraordinary human being. He was a man of big dreams and visions who had the kind of personal grit and integrity that it took to see those through. There are plenty of people crawling this planet who have dreams, ideas, and desires… […]

by · December 9, 2014 · 2 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Film