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eddie rouse

Friends & Family Plan Memorial Event for Eddie Rouse

By Staff   According to a press release, House on the Hill will present a memorial celebration for actor Eddie Rouse, who had deep ties in Winston-Salem. The tribute will take place December 27th from 7pm-10pm at Authoring Action, 624 West 6th Street. Master of Ceremonies will be LeShea Agnew […]

by · December 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Events, Film
w-s youth chorus

Winston-Salem Youth Chorus Holding Auditions

By Staff   The Winston-Salem Youth Chorus invites children ages 8 to 18 to audition for the 2015 Winter/Spring Season. Auditions will be held on Monday, Jan 5th, between 6:00-8:00 pm at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church and Tuesday, Jan 6th, between 3:30-5:00pm at Augsburg Community Center in Winston-Salem. The Winston-Salem […]

by · December 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
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
wild

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
triad stage

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
brubeck brothers

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 […]

winston-salem symphony

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
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