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The Truth About Women: UNCSA Production Celebrates Strength and Wisdom

By Staff A play about women and their relationships with each other, “The Women” by Clare Boothe Luce is an assignment tailor-made for costume designer Michelle Pflüg, a senior in the School of Design and Production at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts, and is a great […]

by · February 8, 2016 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
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Under the Big Ass Fan: MOTHERS

By Jack Pennington It’s a bitter wind that blows at 7th and Trade tonight. Snowpocalypse is once again impending upon our humble Triad. My fingers burn with a painful numbness that’s only matched by the dull tingles in my toes. I really should trade my green Chucks for a pair […]

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Kids and Adults – Twin City Stage is Holding Auditions for The Wizard of Oz

By Staff Twin City Stage will hold auditions for The Wizard of Oz on Saturday, February 6, and Monday, February 8, at the Arts Council Theatre, 610 Coliseum Drive in Winston-Salem. Saturday auditions are for children (ages 6-14) and will begin at 11am. Monday evening auditions are for “Dorothy” (ages […]

by · January 24, 2016 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
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Love is a Revolutionary Act – “Bent” at the Winston-Salem Theatre Alliance

By Chad Nance “Yeah, we all need someone we can dream on And if you want it, baby, well you can dream on me” – Mick Jagger Imagine, if you will, a world where both love and suicide are revolutionary and defiant acts. Martin Sherman’s play “Bent” presents us with […]

by · January 17, 2016 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
National Endowment for the Arts Awards Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation $15,000 for Musical Programming at Blue Ridge Music Center

National Endowment for the Arts Awards Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation $15,000 for Musical Programming at Blue Ridge Music Center

By Staff The Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation has been named a grant recipient by the National Endowment for the Arts. The NEA announced awards totaling more than $27.6 million in its first funding round of fiscal year 2016, including an Art Works award of $15,000 to the Blue Ridge Parkway Foundation to […]

by · December 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
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Nutcracker 2015 – University of North Carolina School of the Art’s Finest

By Chad Nance Writing a review for UNCSA’s annual production of Tchaikovsky’s “The Nutcracker” has become part of the Christmas traditions here at CCD. The music is always splendid, the costumes and set dressing continue to delight and amaze, and the performers are routinely top shelf and have never disappointed. […]

by · December 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
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#GivingTuesday Prompts Pop-Up Performances by The Arts Council of Winston-Salem & Forsyth County

By Staff The Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County joined other organizations across the country in recognizing #GivingTuesday, (Tuesday after Thanksgiving) as a day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity. The Arts Council committed to spend […]

by · December 3, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
Winston-Salem’s Premier Youth Chorus Presents their Winter Celebration Concert!

Winston-Salem’s Premier Youth Chorus Presents their Winter Celebration Concert!

By Staff The Winston-Salem Youth Chorus, recently endorsed by the mayor as the Premier youth chorus and Ambassador’s of the city, will hold their Annual Winter Celebration Concert entitled “Winter Harmonies” on Saturday, Nov 21st at 7:00pm, at Ardmore Baptist Church. Come and hear the beautiful voices of over 85 […]

by · November 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
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Music That Matters Concert to Benefit Winston-Salem Overflow Homeless Shelters

By Staff For the second year in a row, Parkway United Church of Christ’s “Music That Matters” series is bringing the community together around music while raising funds for projects that promote justice and mercy in the Winston-Salem area. The proceeds will go to City with Dwellings, a cooperative organization […]

by · November 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
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UNCSA: In CP Taylor’s “Good” a German Academic Struggles with His Role in the Holocaust

By Staff A man at his worst, rationalizing bad decisions and less-than-admirable motives, is examined in Cecil Philip Taylor’s “Good”, presented by the School of Drama and the School of Music at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts. Drama faculty member and UNCSA alumnus Quin Gordon directs […]

by · October 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances