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Month: August 2015

Visibly Nervous, Trieu Tran Stiffly Gesticulates and Shouts His Way Through “Uncle Ho to Uncle Sam”

We all have stories of trials and tribulations of growing up. It’s not often easy, especially for people in minority groups or countries in turmoil. Trieu Tran and Robert Egan have developed the story of Mr. Tran’s journey from war-torn Vietnam to America into the one-man show Uncle Ho to Uncle Sam, directed by Egan… Read More ›

PlayMakers Rep’s Engaging “Uncle Ho to Uncle Sam” Is a Tale of Two Uncles (or Is It Three?)

Every good work of art engages its audience with a story. The better ones have the ability to convey universal truths through their own particular details. PlayMakers Repertory Company’s 2015-16 season-opening PRC2 presentation of Uncle Ho to Uncle Sam is one such work. While we see but one performer, this is a two-man show. It… Read More ›

NC Symphony 2015-16 Classical Season starts Sept 25th

The 2015/16 Raleigh Classical Season Begins September 25 Secure Your Seat and Savings Today Subscribers save up to 35% off individual ticket prices for performances in the 2015/16 Raleigh Classical series including Rachmaninoff’s Symphony No. 2, Beethoven’s Triple & Brahms Double Concertos, A Baroque Christmas and a collaboration with the North Carolina Museum of Natural… Read More ›

City of Raleigh Announces Return of Banjostand for 2015 World of Bluegrass

Sponsored by the City’s Office of Raleigh Arts, artist Bland Hoke will install an enhanced version of his “Banjostand,” a popular interactive public art project, for the International Bluegrass Music Association’s 2015 World of Bluegrass, brought to you by Chiesi USA. World of Bluegrass runs from Sept. 29-Oct. 3 in Raleigh. Installation of “Banjostand” begins… Read More ›

CinéBistro at Waverly Place Grand Opening Set for Sept. 4

Providing patrons with the ultimate dinner-and-a-movie experience Cary, N.C., Aug. 24, 2015 – Cobb Theatres is pleased to announce that its latest CinéBistro location at 525 New Waverly Place in the Waverly Place Shopping Center in Cary will open for business on Friday, Sept. 4. Patrons will soon be able to go to and… Read More ›