The White Lady Is Walking, Princes and Princesses Beware (Comments Off)
perhaps because the lethal Iron Maiden had been placed in a prominent spot, perhaps because the tapestries showed Medusa turning men into stone with a darkling look.
George Frideric Handel’s Messiah is a performance with a wow factor that can singularly herald the Christmas season. Some of its elements are among the most recognizable in sacred music. The “Hallelujah” chorus, recognizable to everyone, is the most powerful in Western music. Combine that incredible history and amazing music with an inventive ballet that [...]
It’s nice to see Disney go back to its roots. Sure, the Mouse House has all but abandoned traditional animation for their feature films, but the old formula still works. Take a classic tale, like “Beauty and the Beast,” or even a Hans Christian Anderson story like “The Little Mermaid,” throw in some musical numbers [...]
Shana Tucker’s Chamber Soul Sounds Slay the Kirby (Comments Off)
Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter/cellist Shana Tucker didn’t have to travel very far on Saturday, Sept. 28th, to play at the vintage theater in the Kirby Cultural Arts Complex in Roxboro, NC. “Wow, it’s nice to drive up 501 from Durham through these pretty farms and past horses and cows,” she told the audience between songs. “Especially since [...]
The first North American tour of We Will Rock You, playing tonight through Sunday at Raleigh Memorial Auditorium, as part of the Broadway Series South and North Carolina Theatre‘s series, puts a fresh, new — and often very, very loud — spin on approximately two dozen of the legendary British super-group Queen’s greatest hits. Unfortunately, [...]
GUERILLA THEATRE! Audition for a Great cause. (Comments Off)
Chuck Galle, director, actor, author, who has worked in Raleigh back in the 80s is forming a guerilla theatre troupe to perform short, potent, traveling plays, unannounced, in outdoor areas and inside shopping malls etc., for the purpose of heightening awareness of the growing criminal problem of trafficking of humans. Looking for experienced (as well [...]
The National Turkey Federation has gathered online resources to help plan the meal, select the turkey and prepare for cooking, plating, and leftovers.
The national tour of Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical, which takes up residence Dec. 3-8 at the Durham Performing Arts Center, promises to bring the beloved 1957 children’s book to full, glorious life onstage. This musical spectacular, which runs approximately 83 minutes, with no intermission, is sure to delight children of [...]
Trick of Treat? Triangle Mentalist Magician Joshua Lozoff Says “Now You See Me” Is a Treat! (Comments Off)
Magic is in the air, and the surprising $28.1 million splash (plus $600,000 internationally) that Now You See Me made during its first weekend of release (May 31-June 2) continues to ripple through the nation’s multiplexes in a way that spells S-E-Q-U-E-L. What’s unusual about Now You See Me is that the most recognizable names [...]
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The Battleship NORTH CAROLINA is asking for help in making the holidays brighter for veterans.
Fullsteam Brewery – Cack-A-Lacky™ Ginger Pale Ale (Comments Off)
Today we are drinking and reviewing the Cack-a-lacky™ out of the Fullsteam Brewery located in Durham. Fullsteam’s mission is to craft distinctly Southern beer styles that celebrate the culinary and agricultural heritage of the South. Fullsteam says that Cack-a-lacky™ brewed in partnership with CACKALACKY™ contains none of the “famously original” extraordinary spiced condiment made from [...]
Raleigh, N.C. (Nov. 1, 2013) – Band Together NC, a Triangle-based organization that uses live music as a platform for social change, has announced StepUp Ministry as its 2015 nonprofit partner. StepUp Ministry is an interfaith nonprofit organization that teaches low-income and homeless people to become self-sufficient. StepUp will jointly partner with Band Together on [...]
North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre Presents the Triangle Premiere of “Miracle on 34th Street” (0)
The North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre (NRACT) will present the holiday classic “Miracle on 34th Street” for nine performances, Dec. 6-22. “Miracle on 34th Street” tells the story of Kris Kringle, a department store Santa Claus who is so convincing that his employer begins to doubt Kris’s sanity. While the court struggles to determine [...]
- ArtsCenter Stage presents A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration by Paula Vogel
- Greensboro Ballet with the Greensboro Symphony presents The Nutcracker
- Cinderella’s 30th Appearance at the Ball Continues a Triangle Holiday Tradition
- ArtsCenter Stage presents A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration December 19-22
HOLIDAY CLASSIC NUTCRACKER RETURNS FOR DECEMBER Carolina Ballet’s Nutcracker to be Seen Throughout the Triangle RALEIGH, NC --- Carolina Ballet is presenting 21 performances of artistic director Robert Weiss’ classic Nutcracker during the month of December in Chapel Hill, Durham and Raleigh. Robert Weiss first presented Nutcracker to Triangle audiences in 2001 and the ballet was instantly ...
Gov. Pat McCrory and First Lady Ann McCrory will light up the state Christmas tree on Thursday evening, Dec. 12, as part of the State Capitol's annual holiday open house and in combination with a shelter animal charitable project. Free festivities on the Capitol grounds start at 5 p.m. with music, luminaries and special activities hosted by the ...