GREENSBORO, NC (April 8, 2020) – Creative Greensboro presents Macbeth, A Virtual Reader’s Theatre Experience, a free program open to all teens ages 13-17. Rehearsals will take place 4-5:30 pm Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays beginning April 15 and culminating in a staged reading on May 27 in…
In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, creatives are spreading cheer and goodwill in ways often unseen outside the holiday season. Today, things are tough and confusing, but artists are pulling together while staying physically apart, to live-stream, and weave artistic endeavors into sources …
WINSTON SALEM, NORTH CAROLINA. When arts organizations and venues began shutting down across the globe due to COVID-19, Spring Theatre—a 9-year old theatre company based out of Winston-Salem—was one of the thousands affected by this worldwide pandemic. Their season opener, Children of Eden, …
(Winston-Salem, N.C. – April 3, 2020) – For this year’s Wake ‘N Shake, a 12-hour dance marathon organized by Wake Forest students, participants will join in from places across the country instead of gathering on campus.
Due to COVID-19 and a government ban on large gatherings, the Steven Tanger Center for the Performing Arts has announced its dates for the opening Broadway season show, BEAUTIFUL – The Carole King Musical, have been rescheduled from May 26-31 to November 3-8, 2020.
Sidetrack Sessions at the Station on Tuesday, April 7, at 7:00 p.m. will feature singer-songwriter, Donna Hughes from Trinity, North Carolina. She is a graduate of High Point University and has been writing and performing since 1996.
GREENSBORO, NC (April 2, 2020) – Creative Greensboro, the City’s office of arts and culture, and nonprofit ArtsGreensboro, are working together to promote streaming programs, virtual tours, and other interactive online activities that local artists, creative professionals, and arts and cultu…
The Carolina Theatre is helping the show go on by launching their “Open Mic Night: A Virtual Series,” a weekly streaming-event to air Thursdays at 8 p.m., starting April 2.
After a lot of careful thought, research and discussion, Johnny, William and the Rooster Walk board of directors have made the very difficult decision to postpone RW12 until Memorial Day weekend of next year (May 27-30, 2021).
March 30, 2020 – Staying in? Enjoy outstanding masters of American folk and bluegrass on UNC-TV’s main channel as Season 4 of David Holt’s State of Music begins this Thursday, April 2, at 9:30 p.m.
In compliance with the shelter at home order put in place by The City of Winston-Salem, The Downtown Arts District Association (DADA) is officially announcing that the “DADA 1st Friday Gallery Hop” will not be held until the aforementioned regulations are lifted.
1. From March 27-28, stay inside and shop local from the Greensboro Farmers Curb Market's new Virtual Marketplace! According to the Facebook event page, "area farmers are keeping us fed, even in these uncertain times. The Market is offering a virtual marketplace where you can SAFELY shop fo…
This spring’s Gears & Guitars music festival, the Winston-Salem Cycling Classic and Flow Auto Gran Fondo have been postponed and will now take place the weekend of October 2-4.
Earlier this week, we posted on our website and social media platforms that The Ramkat & Gas Hill Drinking Room will be closed until further notice.
(GREENSBORO, NC) – Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the Patti LaBelle concert at the Steven Tanger Center for the Performing Arts has been rescheduled for Saturday, August 15, 2020.
Festival producer Danny Wimmer Presents has released the following update about their 2020 music festivals: There are no pre-existing guidelines for what festivals should be doing during this unprecedented time. Like the rest of the music industry, we continue to assess new information and make the best-educated decisions possible. We know you have been anxious […]
Tune in Tues., Mar. 24, at 7:00 p.m. for Sidetrack Sessions at the Station! Even though you can’t visit the Centennial Station Arts Center at this time, you don’t have to be present to enjoy live music. Each Tuesday the High Point Arts Council will feature a local artist on it’s Facebook page. We will […]
BURBANK, Calif. (March 11, 2020)—The Walt Disney Studios has acquired the worldwide distribution rights to acclaimed filmmaker Peter Jackson’s previously announced Beatles documentary. The film will showcase the warmth, camaraderie and humor of the making of the legendary band’s studio album, “Let It Be,” and their final live concert as a group, the iconic rooftop […]
GREENSBORO, NC (March 18, 2020) – On March 13, 2020, the Greensboro Symphony Orchestra (GSO) announced that many upcoming Symphony events and concerts would be rescheduled. This decision was made following Gov. Roy Cooper’s recommendation in reference to reducing the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). The GSO is proud to announce the first of many […]
*Editor’s note: In the original version of this article, Shamir Lee was from Fayetteville, and he is actually from Jacksonville, North Carolina. It has been updated in the online version. The hip-hop collective CLR THRY was slated to make their big “Opening Day” with an event at the Crown on March 20. But like the […]
These are trying times for our world, for our nation, and for our community. As the COVID-19 situation develops hourly, the changes that affect our day-to-day lives follow suit. With all of that in mind, I want to announce some changes Theatre Alliance’s upcoming scheduled events. We are postponing “Evita.” This sweeping Andrew Lloyd Webber […]
GREENSBORO, NC – Celebrate all things green on the Sunday before St. Patrick’s Day in LeBauer Park. Greensboro Downtown Parks’ annual family-friendly festival is taking the green theme a little further this year by pairing some traditional St. Patty’s entertainment with activities promoting sustainability and a connection to nature in the urban park environment. Attendees […]
GREENSBORO, N.C. — The Greensboro College Department of Theatre presents two musical-theatre performances, 7:30 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, March 28-29, in Hannah Brown Finch Memorial Chapel on campus. Admission is free, and the public is invited. Free parking is available in the lot behind the college’s Admissions Welcome Center at West Market Street and College Place. The […]
(GREENSBORO, NC) The music of the late John Denver is like an old friend, outlasting trends and standing the test of time. Join the Greensboro Symphony Orchestra (GSO) and acclaimed performer Jim Curry for this tribute to the music of one of the most beloved singer/songwriters ever to grace the stage. Back by overwhelming demand […]
Acclaimed dance duo and brothers MAKS & VAL CHMERKOVSKIY have announced their third nationwide tour MAKS & VAL LIVE 2020: MOTION PICTURES TOUR featuring special guests, spouses and celebrated dancers JENNA JOHNSON and PETA MURGATROYD. Take a trip through the most memorable movie moments through the eyes of Maks and Val. The foursome will reimagine […]
BOONE, NC —The Schaefer Center Presents series, presented by Appalachian State University’s Office of Arts and Cultural Programs,is proud to feature L.A. Theatre Works: SEVENonTues., Mar. 24 at 7pm. A documentary-style radio play, SEVEN is based on the lives of seven extraordinary women from around the world: women who faced life-threatening obstacles to bring about affirmative and […]
Greensboro, NC–The Carolina Theatre of Greensboro announces Vance Gilbert with Bruce Piephoff in concert on Thursday, April 23 in The Crown at the Carolina and Jorma Kaukonen in the Betty and Ben Cone, Jr. Auditorium on Tuesday, September 22. Tickets for both shows will go on sale Fri., Mar. 13, at noon. VANCE GILBERT WITH […]
The High Point Arts Council and Hope Truck Food Co. are partnering together to feed you and your soul at music concerts at the Centennial Station Arts Center! Starting Mar. 12 at the St. Paddy’s Party at Centennial Station, the Hope Truck will be on site in front of the Arts Center to take your […]
The High Point Arts Council is thrilled to welcome Irish cover band Banna, for an evening full of “Kilt-Kicking Celtic” music on Thurs., Mar. 12, starting at 7:00 p.m. at the Centennial Station Arts Center! Tickets for this event are $10 and may be purchased in advance at highpointarts.org or at the door on the […]
Join us Tuesday March 10th at 6PM for a night of music, art, food, and drink! Music from Rich Lerner and the Groove with Floyd Crayne opening for them! Great food from thePacific Rim Food Truck will be on location to serve delicious Korean food. Dairy Deputy, Nos77, and Jenna Rice Art will also be […]
GREENSBORO, NC (February 26, 2020) – The Drama Center Children’s Theatre presents “The Rainbow Fish,” a lively musical by Austin Zumbro based on the popular children’s book by Marcus Pfister. Shows will be held at 7:30 pm, Fri., Mar. 13; 11 am and 2 pm, Sat., Mar. 14; and 2 pm, Sun., Mar. 15, at the […]
Greensboro, NC — The Historic Dunleath Neighborhood is seeking performers for its 4th annual Dunleath Porchfest scheduled for Sat., June 13. Solo or ensemble, singing or playing, dancing or storytelling — the more genres the better. We’re also looking for young student performers to be part of the “Kids Track” of performances. At Dunleath Porchfest, […]
High Point, NC–Vital Theatre Company’s hit family production Angelina Ballerina™The Musicalwill be presented at the High Point Theatre for a single live performance as part of its Passport to Entertainment series. The show, with book and lyrics by Susan DiLallo, music by Ben Morss, and direction and choreography by Sam Viverito, is based on the famous dancing […]
GREENSBORO, NC — This year’s UNC Greensboro Concert and Lecture Series invites you to a conversation with one of Hollywood’s most respected actors – an Academy Award winner whose roles have become cultural landmarks; a night of dance with a troupe known for its bold and visceral choreography rooted in Cuban tradition; an evening with one of the […]
The Winston-Salem Fairgrounds will host 6 concerts beginning May 22 and ending Aug. 14. Artists include Montgomery Gentry with Little Texas, John Michael Montgomery with Whiskey Foxtrot, Joe Nichols and Mark Chesnutt with Jukebox Rehab for the 2020 Classic Country Concert Series. 6 Concerts, one Great Venue. TICKETS ON SALE MARCH 6 at 10 am! […]
GREENSBORO, N.C. (March 2, 2020) – Eastern Music Festival (EMF), Greensboro’s nationally recognized classical music festival and summer educational program, returns June 27-Aug. 1, for its 59th season. The 2020 season of Classics Reimagined includes 65+ performances by three symphonies, faculty and young artists chamber ensembles, and appearances by noted guest artists at its home […]
Spring winds blow, flowers bloom, and Flat Cloud rolls Mar. 20 to the Flat Iron with Youth League, Limn, and Toothsome. “Flat Cloud is just really into DIY oriented stuff and video game music,” they explained as a nebulous entity. The three-piece, “who just have to dance,” hangs over Greensboro, and has been in the […]
The Carolina Theatre of Greensboro is proud to sponsor their third annual “This CommUnity Sings” free sing-a-long (non-ticketed) event on March 8 from 3-5 p.m. Participants of all levels are encouraged to arrive by 2 p.m. for the rehearsal. Crumley Roberts, the event’s sponsor, has made a huge difference this year in helping to increase […]
Sometimes you wonder if the music of the moment is a specific reaction to the spirit of the times, the psychic atmosphere, current events, or the general vibe. Listening to Laveda, a new band from Albany, New York, I was curious if the overall cocoon-like sonic feel was in any way a response to the […]
The Carolina Theatre of Greensboro announces four new shows, including the return of The Drifters, The Platters and Cornell Gunter’s Coasters on June 13, following a sold-out 2019 stop at the Carolina. Full show details are outlined below. THE DRIFTERS, THE PLATTERS AND CORNELL GUNTER’S COASTERS Presented by Singer Creative Management In Betty & Ben […]
The Quarter Roys shed a member over the winter, but are looking forward to their first show as a trio with the Pinkerton Raid and Shiloh Hill at the Flat Iron in Greensboro on Feb. 29. “I’m just really excited to show people what the Quarter Roys are up to these days,” said drummer Ricky […]
Your neighbor could, for all you know, be hunched over her laptop making meticulously crafted post-rock, or editing a track of breathy confessional folk, or futuristic chill hip-hop that samples vintage field recordings of calypso from the Caribbean. There’s no telling. The internet is big enough for every super-niche taste to have its own special […]
Greensboro, NC — On February 23, 2020, Triad Stage announced its 2020-2021 season to a packed house at The Pyrle Theater. Season 20 is an exciting combination of incredible premieres and time-honored classics, creating a well-rounded and dynamic season that offers something for everyone. The upcoming season is a true reflection of the company’s dedication […]
Theatre Alliance announces auditions for the roles of WILL HALLOWAY and JIM NIGHTSHADE, both young men (age 13-20), for its production of “Something Wicked This Way Comes, “ which performs at Theatre Alliance, 1047 W Northwest Blvd, Winston Salem, NC, April 17-26, 2020, with rehearsals beginning March 16. The audition will be held Monday, March 2, at 5:30 PM. […]
Folk singer Pete Seeger was born a century ago last May. A concert will be held at the New Garden Friends Meeting Sat., Mar. 7, to celebrate Seeger’s music and his life-long efforts on behalf of peace, justice, and the earth. PHOTO ABOVE – Annie Patterson The concert will feature folk performer and song leader […]