Arts

stephanie tyson & vivian joiner

Winston-Salem’s Sweet Potatoes Restaurant in the New York Times

By Seth Austin   As the cold brings us indoors and our tastebuds help to grieve the loss of summer we find downtown Winston-Salem a home for a now nationally recognized dish. The sweet potato cornbread at Sweet Potatoes Restaurant on Trade St. was recently named by The New York […]

white christmas

Theater Alliance Presents “White Christmas”

By Staff   Theatre Alliance is well known for pushing the envelope on edgy and “adult” shows such as the recent “Carrie: the Musical” and audience favorites “Avenue Q” and The “Rocky Horror Show”. With “White Christmas”, they have a unique opportunity to bring some families back to their cozy […]

by · November 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
art for the holidays

Three Winston-Salem Arts & Cultural Orgs Present “Art for the Holidays”

By Staff   Three Winston-Salem arts and cultural organizations have joined forces this year under the banner, “Art for the Holidays,” to promote books, arts and crafts as unique, affordable holiday gifts. Bookmarks, Associated Artists, and Sawtooth School for Visual Art are collaborating on “Art for the Holidays” that begins […]

by · November 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Galleries, Museums
evolution of a criminal

RiverRun to Screen Spike Lee Produced “Evolution of a Criminal” at WFU – Daryl Hunt to Speak

By Staff   On Wednesday, November 19th the RiverRun International Film Festival continues their “Film with Class” series with a screening of Darius Clark Monroe’s groundbreaking documentary, “Evolution of a Criminal”. The screening will be followed by a panel with Daryl Hunt, professor Kami Simmons, and professor Mark Rabil (Hunt’s […]

by · November 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Film
laggies

r/view: Laggies

By Marshall Shaffer Two years ago, I placed my money on Lynn Shelton to lead the charge of bringing the mumblecore movement to the mainstream. After seeing “Laggies,” however, I may want to switch my bet to Joe Swanberg. That is not to imply Shelton’s latest feature indicates a decline […]

by · November 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Film
the arrow

CD Review – Who’s the Arrow & Who’s the Bow?

Jeffery Dean Foster’s “The Arrow”   By Chad Nance Aging gracefully is something that we all want to do. We long to find the way to beat the sword into a plow and figure out what life is really all about while at the same time hanging on to that fire […]

by · November 16, 2014 · 1 comment · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Music
stinson beach

Locals Only- Short Stories on CCD – Stinson Beach

by Clay Howard Just a walk on the beach… Pretty easy, once I got here. At least it’s a beautiful day- no clouds, no rain, no…well at least it’s a pretty day. Not sure where I will go, I just know that I’ll go there-here, at Stinson Beach. It was […]

by · November 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Literature
art auction

Chandler’s International Gallery to Hold Auction November 23 – Works from RJR Collection to Benefit the Arts Council

By Staff   Chandler’s International Gallery, the Winston-Salem auction house, in cooperation with Buckeye Advisors, will hold an auction beginning at 12:30pm, Sunday, November 23. The auction will include artwork owned by The Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County and originally part of the R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company collection. […]

by · November 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Galleries
Winston-Salem Symphony to Perform Poulenc’s Dialogues of the Carmelites

Winston-Salem Symphony to Perform Poulenc’s Dialogues of the Carmelites

Rarely performed Opera to include guest artists and the Winston-Salem Symphony Chorale The Winston-Salem Symphony, Robert Moody Music Director, will present Classics Series concerts featuring a performance of Francis Poulenc’s Dialogues of the Carmelites on Sunday, Nov. 16 at 3 p.m., and Tuesday, Nov. 18 at 7:30 p.m. at the Stevens […]

by · November 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
New Winston Museum Presents “What Does It Mean to Be Southern” With Local Authors Joe Mills, Ed Southern and Cheryl Harry

New Winston Museum Presents “What Does It Mean to Be Southern” With Local Authors Joe Mills, Ed Southern and Cheryl Harry

By Staff As part of This School, This City exhibit programming, New Winston Museum will present “What Does It Mean to Be Southern,” a reading and panel discussion on Monday, November 17th at 7:00p.m. In collaboration with UNC School of the Arts (UNCSA), New Winston Museum’s current exhibition, This School, […]

by · November 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Museums, Uncategorized