Carolina Ballet’s Production of “The Firebird” Was Very Pleasing to Watch and Very Beautifully Danced (0)
Carolina Ballet opened its 2014-15 season with a mixed repertory evening anchored by Firebird, set to Igor Stravinsky’s iconic score of the same name. The performance, presented at the A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater in downtown Raleigh, also featured two new ballets: a Brahms piece choreographed by Carolina Ballet’s new choreographer-in-residence, Zalman Raffael, and another Stravinsky […]
- Two choreographers complement and contrast at Carolina Ballet’s “Firebird”
- ADF’s “Footprints” Features World Premieres by Carl Flink, Leonie McDonagh, and Netta Yerushalmy
- The Four Soloists of ADF’s “On Their Bodies” Use Their Bodies to Show Us Their Souls at DPAC
- “Empty moves” at ADF Is Abstract Choreography — Pure Movement, Without Context or Narrative
“Labor Day” is all Schmaltz (Comments Off)
What happened to Jason Reitman? Where has the cool, hip son of Ivan Reitman who made sly, hilarious films run off to? Going by his latest, “Labor Day,” my first guess would be up his you-know-what. Frank (Josh Brolin) is an escaped killer who comes across young Henry and his mom Adele (Kate Winslet) in […]
On Aug. 9th, the Pat Metheny Unity Group Rocked The Carolina Theatre Like No Other Jazz Group (Comments Off)
The Pat Metheny Unity Group, which played The Carolina Theatre on Saturday, Aug. 9th, includes (from left) Chris Potter, Antonio Sanchez, Ben Williams, Giulio Carmassi, and Pat Metheny Only a genius would have the guts to open a set with the 42-string Pikasso guitar. That genius is Pat Metheny. And he blew away everyone […]
What, exactly, is love? How do the ways in which we perceive others interact with our definitions of love? These are questions explored by Adrienne Earle Pender’s “Somewhere in Between,” onstage now at Theatre In The Park. Pender’s story, directed by Maggie Rasnick, attempts to answer these queries through a close examination of McKenna Hahn […]
Twin City Stage Announces Auditions for The Outsiders (Comments Off)
Twin City Stage will hold auditions for The Outsiders from 2-5 p.m. on Sunday, August 24 at the Arts Council Theatre, 610 Coliseum Drive, Winston-Salem. No appointment is necessary. Teen rivalry in a small Southern town sets the stage for this dramatic interpretation by Christopher Sergel of the novel by S. E. Hinton. Seen through […]
Scott Mason is the Tar Heel Traveler and he loves to eat hot dogs, cheeseburgers, barbecue, biscuits, and ice cream served in crumbling cinder-block buildings and ramshackle dives along the back roads of North Carolina.
Harnett Regional Theatre and Select Bank & Trust will present the first show of their 2014-2015 Season, “The Fox on The Fairway” starting September 19th. Performances are at the Stewart Theater located at 114 North Wilson Avenue in Downtown Dunn. The theater is Dunn’s best kept secret- so charming and intimate that it’s an “must […]
- DPAC Hopes Triangle Theatergoers Will Have the Time of Their Lives at “Dirty Dancing” on Sept. 16-21
- PRC’s Season Opener Is the 2013 Tony®-Winning Comedy “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike”
- PlayMakers opens season Sept. 17 with Tony Award-winning comedy
- “Rodney King,” Written and Performed by Roger Guenveur Smith, Opens Sept. 2nd at PlayMakers
Two chances to see BRONX OBAMA in August! (Comments Off)
This story of a Barack Obama impersonator’s dogged attempt to cash in on a “look of a lifetime” is at once hilarious and heartfelt.
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- SUNDAY NIGHT AT THE MOVIES: The Cinema, Inc. Offers 12 Classic Films for Just $20, Starting Sept. 9th
The Volunteer Board of the North Carolina Museum of Art (NCMA) recently won two paintings by Dutch Golden Age painter Jacob van Toorenvliet in a Bonhams auction
TOURtech, a managed IT services company for corporate, sporting and entertainment events will provide $19,000 in WIFI and networking for the Farm Aid 2014 concert at Walnut Creek Amphitheatre Saturday, Sept. 13.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Process Series, which strives to “illuminate the ways in which artistic ideas take form,” opened its 2014-15 season on Sept. 4-6 with The New Generation Project: Contemporizing the African-American Art Song and Arranged Negro Spiritual, which opened up the African-American art song and arranged Negro spiritual to […]
- “Rodney King” Playwright and Performer Roger Guenveur Smith Puts on an Acting Clinic
- Summer Sisters’ “Monster Camp” Was a Powerful, Funny, Thoughtful, and Emotional Production
- Anxious Parents Pressure Their Son to Over-Achieve in “A Kid Like Jake” by Daniel Pearle at Deep Dish
- “Hairspray” Really Spritzes Up the Stage at RLT