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Winston-Salem’s Premier Youth Chorus Holding Auditions for 2016-2017 Season

By Staff The Winston-Salem Youth Chorus, recently endorsed by the mayor as the Premier youth chorus and Ambassadors of the city, invites children ages 8 to 18 to audition for the 2016-2017 Season which begins on August 29th. Auditions will be held on Monday, July 25th-Wednesday, July 27th. The Winston-Salem […]

by · June 29, 2016 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Music
Stand Against HB2 to Feature Over 30 Bands and Musicians

Stand Against HB2 to Feature Over 30 Bands and Musicians

by staff Sunday, June 26 will find over 30 North Carolina bands and musicians taking the stage in the Millennium Center to “Stand Against HB2″. The fundraiser concert is the second such event in North Carolina, the first of which was a sold out concert at the Haw River Ballroom […]

Piedmont Wind Symphony and Judy Barnes Band to Perform for Arts Council’s Summer Parks Series Final Concerts

Piedmont Wind Symphony and Judy Barnes Band to Perform for Arts Council’s Summer Parks Series Final Concerts

Free Patriot Pops concerts in July will feature local rock band Judy Barnes by staff The Summer Parks Series will conclude its six-performance inaugural season with free “Patriotic Pops” concerts at Triad Park at 6:00 p.m. on Sunday July 3 and Tanglewood Park at 6:00 p.m. Sunday July 13. “The […]

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r/view – The Family Fang

By Katy Shick When Baxter Fang, the grown son of performance artists, Caleb and Camille Fang, finally finds the nerve to confront his father about the damaging effects of being used as raw material for his father’s artistic vision, Caleb responds, “So I screwed you up. My parents screwed me […]

by · June 16, 2016 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Film
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Album Review- “Echo Reverse”, The Near Strangers Invite Us to Come on Down

By Chad Nance ”They hid the deepest answers just above my head But the knowledge I expected was not there They must have changed the alphabet while I was gone.” – “Wayward Moon”, Susan Terry “Echo Reverse”, the newest album by Winston-Salem’s “The Near Strangers” features a grand, cinematic vision […]

by · June 14, 2016 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Music
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Year 2 for Bookmarks Summer Reading Program

By Staff Bookmarks Summer Reading Program, now in its second year, helps students, parents, and teachers prepare for the annual Bookmarks Festival of Books and Authors, which will take place September 8th –10th. K-12 students across North Carolina are invited to participate in the Summer Reading Program. Participants will have […]

UNCSA Alumnus Paul Tazewell Wins Tony Award

UNCSA Alumnus Paul Tazewell Wins Tony Award

By Staff University of North Carolina School of the Arts alumnus Paul Tazewell has won a Tony Award. Tazewell, a 1986 graduate of UNCSA’s School of Design and Production, won for best costume design of a musical for the groundbreaking Hamilton, which won 11 awards of a record 16 nominations. […]

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Surry Arts Council Presents Art & Nature Festival June 11

By Staff The Surry Arts Council, Minglewood Nature Preserve, and the Mount Airy Photography Club are joining to provide free art and nature experiences for all ages on Saturday and Sunday June 11th. Headlining the festival will be award winning nature photographer Bill Lea. Photographing in the Smokies since 1975 […]

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a/perture Cinema, New Winston Museum, & The Piedmont Triad Film Commission Present “Made in the Triad”

By Staff Collaborative partners a/perture cinema, New Winston Museum and The Piedmont Triad Film Commission are pleased to announce the arrival of the “Made in the Triad” film series premiering June 28, 2016. “Made in the Triad” builds off the success of last year’s inaugural “Made in Winston-Salem” film and […]

(First Row, Left to Right) Bridget Orengo (Sowing Seeds Children’s Festival), Maysun Marshall (student, Thomas Jefferson Middleschool), Katherine Foster (New Winston Museum), Barbara Campbell (Lewisville Spring Arts Festival), Jacqueline Henry (Insight Human Services), Daphne Holmes-Johnson (Delta Arts Center), Amatullah Saleem (Mami Wata Cultural Arts Collective)
 
(Second Row, Left to Right)  Owens Daniels (photographer/New Winston Museum), Lori Prescott (Winston-Salem Youth Chorus), Marlin Wilkins (The Basement Tattoo and Beauty Studio), Jen Brown (The Engaging Educator), Rebecca Bryant (Mami Wata Cultural Arts Collective), Olivia Sledge

Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County Announces 13 Mini-Grant Recipients

Grants create access to the arts through non-traditional partnerships by staff The Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County has announced its second round of 2016 grants made through its Community Enrichment Mini-Grant initiative. These awards provide community groups and individuals with grants up to $500 to infuse the arts […]

by · June 5, 2016 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Events