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Twin City Stage Announces Their 81st Season

By Staff   Twin City Stage has announced its 81st Season of live theatre here in Winston-Salem. Between September 2015 and June 2016, the theatre company will offer a wide range of plays and musicals, with everything from side-splitting comedies and thought-provoking dramas to musicals set around the world and […]

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r/view – It Follows

By Marshall Shaffer   In his soon-to-be classic modern horror film “It Follows,” David Robert Mitchell can even make a pronoun terrifying. The word “it,” when standing alone in American slang, has referred to an appealing aura of sexuality dating back to Clara Bow’s 1927 romantic comedy “It,” which popularized […]

by · March 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Film
W-S Musician Clay Howard Releases Lyrics Video to Preview His New Album

W-S Musician Clay Howard Releases Lyrics Video to Preview His New Album

Winston-Salem  musician and author, Clay Howard has debuted a second lyrics video to preview his upcoming release, “Who The Hell is Clay Howard?”, coming April 17 on Rocksteady Records. “We all seem to be moving our communication to these devices, these ever present smartphones, “Clay said. “So what better way to […]

by · March 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Music
a sketch of manners

SECCA Presents “Alternative Modernisms”

By Staff   From April 16 through August 16, 2015 the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA) will present “Alternative Modernisms” which captures the evolving relationship between the historical and contemporary image through diverse cultural perspectives of five contemporary artists: Harun Farocki, Leslie Hewitt, Pedro Lasch, Jumana Manna, and Jeff […]

by · March 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Galleries, Museums
Electric Camel Pod(cast) – Cults, Crowd Funding, and Getting a Documentary Film Off of the Ground

Electric Camel Pod(cast) – Cults, Crowd Funding, and Getting a Documentary Film Off of the Ground

The boys welcome their “Listener” and local filmmaker, Jack Pennington to discuss his upcoming documentary film about the survivors of a Christian sect called “Faith Assembly”.  At least 100 people are thought to have died in this faith healing cult whose leader, Hobart Freeman, preached a doctrine that seeking professional […]

by · March 26, 2015 · 1 comment · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Film
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Theatre Alliance Announces Their “Breathless” 32nd Season

By Staff   Winston-Salem Theatre Alliance has announced their summer 2015 season and their full 32nd Season that they are calling “Breathless”. The summer season starts in June with “Stand By Your Man: The Tammy Wynette Story”. Winner of the summer six-pack contest, this is the show that Theater Alliance […]

leviathan

r/view: Leviathan

By Marshall Shaffer In the past few years, both the Coen Brothers in “A Serious Man” and Terence Malick in “The Tree of Life” have explored the perpetually head-scratcher of a Biblical story that is Job. The perceived human disparity between is and ought as well as the unfathomable question […]

by · March 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Film
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RiverRun Announces the 2015 Lineup

By Staff   The RiverRun International Film Festival today announced the full lineup of films for the 17th annual Festival, which has expanded from 10 to 11 days, running April 16-26, 2015. This year RiverRun will screen more films than ever before: a total of 165 films, including 74 features […]

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Twin City Stage Announces its 2015 “Best. Summer. Ever.” Drama Camps

By Staff   Twin City Stage will be full of drama – the good kind – this summer, offering a wide array of acting camps for children ages 4-18. Aside from performing in a show, kids and teens will play theatre games, learn improvisational skills and be introduced to all […]

wishbass shop- feb 17th 2015

Musicians Come Together to Help Pull a Friend out of the Fire

  By Chad Nance “Musicians really do take care of their own.” – Ed Bumgardner   The first time I met Steve (The Legendary Wish, St. Wish) Wishnevsky it was the early 90’s and I was on the road getting the post-production completed on a short film I’d directed and […]