Live Performances

Free ‘Sunset Thursdays’ Concert Series Starts This Week

Free ‘Sunset Thursdays’ Concert Series Starts This Week

By Staff ‘Sunset Thursdays’, a free concert series at the newly opened Bailey Park near Wake Forest Innovation Quarter, starts this Thursday, June 25th. The first installment of the series will feature acclaimed indie pop act The Love Language (Merge Records) from Raleigh, NC. Local band Below The Line will open the […]

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Winston-Salem Youth Chorus Names New Artistic Director & Auditions Begin Monday

By Staff The Winston-Salem Youth Chorus has announced the appointment of Dr. Sonja Sepulveda in the position of Artistic Director beginning June 22nd. She replaces Barbara C. Beattie who founded the WSYC in 1993 and has impacted the lives of hundreds of youth over the years. Mrs. Beattie will be […]

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Electric Camel Pod – Theater Alliance’s Tammy Wynette – Remembering Dusty Rhodes

  Chad and Tim have a lot of ground to cover on this week’s edition of The Electric Camel Pod. In the first segment, they bring on CCD’s own Michael A. Wiseman to discuss the tragic passing of wrestling icon Dusty Rhodes, who died suddenly last week at age 69. […]

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Winston-Salem Symphony Appoints Dr. Christopher Gilliam as Symphony Chorale Director

By Staff The Winston-Salem Symphony announced today the appointment of Dr. Christopher Gilliam to the position of Symphony Chorale Director, effective immediately. Dr. Gilliam was selected following a national search. He replaces Dr. Carole Ott who is departing to focus on expanding responsibilities at the University of North Carolina-Greensboro.

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Stand By Your Man: The Tammy Wynette Story Coming to Theatre Alliance Friday

By Staff   CCD has been receiving phone calls asking us when “Stand By Your Man:The Tammy Wynette Story” would be opening at Theatre Alliance since we published a preview of the current season. Well, she’s coming on Friday June 12th for the second run of the show at Theatre […]

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Theater Review- Twin City Stage’s “Vanya & Sonia & Masha & Spike”

By Chad Nance “The world is, of course, nothing but our conception of it.” ― Anton Chekhov   No playwright in history chronicled the slow, and painful decline of the previously bourgeois into emotional and physical poverty quite the way Anton Chekhov did. In “Uncle Vanya”, “Three Sisters”, “The Cherry […]

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“Size Matters” Fundraiser will Permit Renovation of Theatre Alliance Performance Space

By Staff   Winston-Salem Theatre Alliance’s Board of Directors has launched a $60,000 fundraising campaign named “Size Matters,” to renovate the theatre company’s performance space. Since moving to its own home at 1047 W. Northwest Boulevard in 2008, Theatre Alliance has worked within the confines of an 86-seat performance space. […]

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Twin City Stage Presents “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike”

By Staff Twin City Stage will present Christopher Durang’s comedy, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, opening Friday, May 29, at the Arts Council Theatre, 610 Coliseum Drive in Winston-Salem. Middle-aged siblings Vanya and Sonia have never left the confines of their childhood home in Bucks County, PA, while […]


CCD Review- Triad Stage’s Production of “Abundance”

By Chad Nance “There is no forgiveness. For women. A man may lose his honor and regain it again. But a woman cannot. She cannot.” ― Cormac McCarthy, All the Pretty Horses   Landscape is normally the domain of the painter, the photographer, or the filmmaker. Theater is often a […]

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Tarzan Swings into Theatre Alliance

By Staff On Friday the Winston-Salem Theatre Alliance opens the latest in a long run and entertaining and ambition productions. Based on Edgar Rice Burrough’s legendary “Tarzan of the Apes” and the smash-hit 1999 Disney animated film, “Tarzan” tells the story of an infant boy orphaned on the shores of […]