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The Piedmont Wind Symphony Announces 26th Season Including Ben Folds at Annual Holiday Concert

By Staff The Piedmont Wind Symphony has announced their 26th season under the direction of new Artistic Director & Conductor, Matthew Troy. The upcoming season also features a Holiday Pops concert with pop superstar and winston-Salem native Ben Folds. This steller line-up includes: Frankenstein! Thursday, October 29, 2015 at 7:30 […]

by · October 8, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
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Spirit Gum Theater Presents “The Drowning Girls” for Your Halloween Pleasure

By Staff For the spooky first show of their third season, Spirit Gum Theatre Company will present “The Drowning Girls” by Beth Graham, Charlie Tomlinson and Daniela Vlaskalic, October 9th-11th and 16th-18th. “The Drowning Girls” is based on the true story of the “Brides in the Bath Murders,” perpetrated by […]

by · October 5, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
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Twin City Stage to Celebrate 80th Birthday Saturday

By Staff On October 3, 1935, Dorothy Knox presided over a meeting held at Salem Academy. “Drawing attention to the need of organized Dramatics for Winston-Salem with aim of building a permanent organization to present the best in Dramatic Arts for the citizenry,” The Little Theatre of Winston-Salem – now […]

by · October 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
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Review- “Is He Dead?” at Twin City Stage

By Chad Nance “Humor is the great thing, the saving thing after all. The minute it crops up, all our hardnesses yield, all our irritations, and resentments flit away, and a sunny spirit takes their place.” – Mark Twain   Need a laugh? Need a smile? Have the unremittingly grim […]

by · September 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
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Crossroads @ SECCA Celebrates Filmmaker Les Blank with Four-Day Retrospective & Special Concert with Leon Russell

By Staff November will bring Winston-Salem one of the best artistic gifts we have recieved in a long time. The Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art has announced Crossroads @ SECCA #013, a four-day retrospective of filmmaker Les Blank and concert with Rock and Roll Hall of Fame singer-songwriter Leon Russell. […]

by · September 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances, Museums

MicroFEST Bringing Microtonal Music to Winston-Salem for 2015

By Staff American Festival Of Microtonal Music (AFMM), under the direction of Johnny Reinhard, and co-produced with Aaron Matthew Bachelder, present 3 concerts of 12 musicians in Winston-Salem, North Carolina alternately at the New Winston Museum, the Green Street Church, and Wake Forest University’s Brendle Recital Hall. All 3 concerts […]

by · September 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
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Theatre Alliance Receives Grants for Renovation Project

By Staff   Winston-Salem Theatre Alliance recently received two grants that will support its Size Matters campaign to renovate its theater and help to continue an on-going series of play readings. The Winston-Salem Foundation has awarded a grant of $4,500 that will help fund the expenses of Theatre Alliance’s campaign […]

by · August 27, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
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SECCA Presents Beth McKee’s Sugarcane Revival & Hurricane Party with Tommy Malone & Jeffrey Dean Foster

By Staff The Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art is hosting Beth McKee’s Sugarcane Revival and Hurricane Party. The first set of the evening will be a songwriter-in-the-round with Beth, Tommy Malone (Subdudes) and Jeffrey Dean Foster, showcasing recent work by each artist and discussion of the songwriting process. After a […]


Piedmont Chamber Singers Announce New Artistic Director

By Staff In a press release, Piedmont Chamber Singers welcomed Jayson Snipes as the beloved choral ensemble’s new Artistic Director. Jayson is a native of Winston-Salem and received the B.M. in Music Education, and M.M. in Choral Conducting from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro where he studied organ, […]

by · August 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
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Nunsense II – The Second Coming on the way to Theatre Alliance

By Staff   Nunsense II: The Second Coming could easily be subtitled “the rest of the story.” The sequel to the beloved hit musical Nunsense takes place approximately six weeks after the first “benefit performance.” The same five nuns are back on stage at Mt. Saint Helen’s School for what […]

by · August 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances