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Middle Earth Met the Marvel Universe on Sept. 16th and 18th in the N.C. Opera’s Das Rheingold

Over the span of nearly 26 years, German composer Richard Wagner constructed a cycle of four operas, based loosely on characters from Norse mythology and the German epic poem Nibelungenlied (The Song of the Nibelungs). This quartet, officially titled Der Ring des Nibelungen (The Ring of the Nibelung) is more commonly known as The Ring… Read More ›

The Durham Performing Arts Center presented the "Weird Al" Yankovic: The Return of the Mandatory World Tour at 8 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 9th

"Weird Al" Yankovic Made Fun Mandatory Sept. 9th at the Durham Performing Arts Center

“Weird Al” Yankovic is a four-time GRAMMY Award-winning singer, parodist, and songwriter with six platinum comedy albums and more than 12 million records sold over his 40-year career. His most recent album, Mandatory Fun, was his first Billboard number-one selling album; and he brought those hits to the Durham Performing Arts Center on Friday night… Read More ›

Brian Wilson’s Electrifying Pet Sounds Still Generates Good Vibrations!

At 8 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 19th, AEG Live presented a one-night-only engagement of Brian Wilson Celebrates Pet Sounds’ 50th Anniversary in Raleigh Memorial Auditorium in the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts. Musical legend and Grammy® winner Brian Wilson was joined on stage by an entire army of extremely talented musicians, including former… Read More ›

Cool Summer Evenings: Georgia Stitt and Friends Was Thoroughly Enjoyable

Cool Summer Evenings is the yin to Theatre Raleigh’s yang, Hot Summer Nights. These concerts, held over the course of several Saturdays during the summer, give local artists the opportunity to take the stage and showcase their talents. On Saturday, July 16th, Theatre Raleigh presented Cool Summer Evenings Georgia Stitt and Friends, featuring singer/composer Georgia… Read More ›

Yolanda Rabun’s July 9th Cool Summer Evening Was a Hot Concert for Theatre Raleigh Patrons

Theatre Raleigh has been bringing quality theater to downtown Raleigh for several years with its Hot Summer Nights series. On Saturday, July 9th, they launched their new Cool Summer Evenings music series with Cool Summer Evenings: Yolanda Rabun. Theatre Raleigh’s website states: “Cool Summer Evenings is the side dish to Theatre Raleigh‘s main course, Hot… Read More ›