Tag: Yolanda Rabun
PlayMakers Repertory Company’s No Fear and Blues Long Gone: Nina Simone Testifies to Art’s Power to Drive Social and Political Change
If Nina Simone were alive today, she would probably be Yolanda Rabun. Wake Forest, NC powerhouse actor/singer Yolanda Rabun can belt out a song with the best of them, and PlayMakers Repertory Company’s second-stage series (PRC2) has supplied the perfect vehicle to showcase her amazing talents, while sharing a poignantly moving story with an important… Read More ›
Have a seat. Have a drink. And listen up! Enter Rose Higgins, actress and singer and host of 7-Stories’ Sunday, Aug. 28th, production of 7 Stories: Hymn to Her at Kings Barcade in Raleigh. The woman is incomparable! She began with a bit of song, because, as she stated, doing so “makes people like me… Read More ›
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 ›
RALEIGH, N.C. – Feb. 12, 2016 – North Carolina Singer/Songwriter Yolanda Rabun announces the global release of her highly anticipated third studio album, YOLANDA, for Tuesday, March 8, 2016. The Yodyful Music release is available now for pre-order on the iTunes Store (https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/yolanda/id1079151749) and Yolanda’s exclusive online store via Square (http://mkt.com/yodyful-music-llc/yolanda) A number of fans,… Read More ›
The current Hot Summer Nights at the Kennedy production of “Violet: A New Musical” is hot, hot, hot. Raleigh native Lauren Kennedy provides much of the sizzle in this Southern-fried 1997 Off-Broadway musical comedy, and Melvin Tunstall III and Yolanda W. Rabun add pizzazz.