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Everybody Needs to See PlayMakers Rep’s Everybody. What a Piece of Work!

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January 27, 2020 • A&E Theatre Reviews, Lead Story, Reviews

Everybody, written by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins and directed by Orlando Pabotoy, as they say, “has it all!” An adaptation of the medieval English morality play Everyman, this current production of PlayMakers Repertory Company offers a poignant reminder of the rich history of theater-in-English while, at the same time, fulfilling the all of the past-and-present goals of… Read More ›

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Shun the Ravin

Shun the Ravin @ The Blind Tiger, Greensboro January 11, 2020 I had a chance to meet and see the 2019 Carolina Music Awards “Rock Band of the Year”, Shun the Raven, this weekend at the Blind Tiger. The guys of this progressive metal band; Jairus Combs (bassist), Chad Hough (drummer), Aaron Monk (vocalist/guitarist) and Cody Pike… Read More ›

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Snoop Dogg

Snoop Dogg @ The Ritz December 19, 2019 The Ritz is packed as the show is sold out to a diverse crowd. Snoop Dogg crosses all gender, race and ages as only he can. Snoop is in the house!!! From this point the party moves to the next level and beyond. You can feel the… Read More ›

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Child Injured by Incorrectly Labeled Toys? What You Should Do Next.

by LeeAnn Riddle  All parents know that what is appropriate for one child may not be suitable for another child. This is also true with respect to the toys kids play with. Age can determine what type of toys are safe for children. It is the toy manufacturers legal duty to ensure all products display… Read More ›

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The Carolina Ballet’s 2019 Presentation of The Nutcracker Is Chock-full of Christmas Sweets

With dreams of Santa, sugar plums, and fairies dancing in their heads, children of all ages took their seats on Saturday, Dec. 7th, in the Beasley Curtis Auditorium in the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Memorial Hall to watch the Carolina Performing Arts present the Carolina Ballet’s magical production of The Nutcracker. The… Read More ›

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Kip Moore – Room to Spare: Acoustic Tour

Kip Moore – Room to Spare: Acoustic Tour @ Carolina Theatre, Durham November 21, 2019 Georgia born Kip Moore was back from last year’s tour with an acoustic one this year at the Carolina Theater here in Durham. The setting was country basement music room with a bar,  jukebox and red drinking cups for your… Read More ›

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Everybody Needs to See PlayMakers Rep’s Everybody. What a Piece of Work!

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Everybody, written by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins and directed by Orlando Pabotoy, as they say, “has it all!” An adaptation of the medieval English morality play Everyman, this current production of PlayMakers Repertory Company offers a poignant reminder of the rich history of theater-in-English while, at the same time, fulfilling the all of the past-and-present goals of… Read More ›

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The Cast of NRACT’s Rendition of Pearl Cleage’s Bourbon at the Border Is Simply Wonderful

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The North Raleigh Arts and Creative Theatre’s presentation of Bourbon at the Border, written by Pearl Cleage and directed by Natasha A. Jackson, is an important look into several troubling events in recent American history and how their effect lives on. It is a powerful display of the scars carried by a quartet of middle-aged… Read More ›

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Auditions for Jazz Summer Intensive

young jazz musicians

The Philharmonic Association – Triangle Youth Music is offering a week intensive for young musicians who want to gain skills in jazz. Auditions will be held Monday July 15 for selection into two big bands. The intensive will run July 16 – 19, 6:30 – 9:00 at the Cary Arts Center. A free concert Saturday… Read More ›