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WRAL.com Voters' Choice Awards: Last days to nominate your favorites
WRAL.com Voters' Choice AwardsNow's your chance to help your favorite people, places and businesses get the recognition they deserve.
Get Your Halloween Spook on with the Carolina Ballet’s World Premiere of Zalman Raffael’s Ballet Based on Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein The Carolina Ballet often surprises in its dedication to bring both classical and innovative ballets to the stage. This season is no different, with new artistic director Zalman Raffael continuing that precedent with the perfect pairing of Robert Weiss’ interpretation of The Rime of the Ancient Mariner and Raffel’s reimagining of Frankenstein. The “appetizer” of... Read More ›
Epicenter returns with 2 nights of Metallica! EPICENTER RETURNS! Epicenter returns May 1st, 2nd & 3rd, 2020 at Charlotte Motor Speedway! Don’t miss METALLICA as they make history performing two headlining nights, featuring two incredible sets, ensuring an unforgettable weekend of rock! dd18 Passes on sale Monday, October 14th at 12pm ET. LOCK IN YOUR PRICE! Layaway plans for Weekend Passes start at $20 down. MORE INFO... Read More ›
Kelsey Waldon Releases White Noise/White Lines Kelsey Waldon Releases White Noise/White Lines Kelsey Waldon Releases White Noise/White Lines on Oh Boy Records Available everywhere now; fall tour underway October 4, 2019 – Nashville, TN – Monkey’s Eyebrow, KY, native Kelsey Waldon is proud to release White Noise/White Lines. Co–Produced by Waldon and Dan Knobler, her much-anticipated third album releases today via John... Read More ›
Kendell Marvel Releases New Album Solid Gold Sounds Kendell Marvel Releases New Album Solid Gold Sounds Kendell Marvel Releases New Album Solid Gold Sounds  His first on producer Dan Auerbach’s Easy Eye Sound label Available everywhere now; fall tour with Chris Stapleton  Nashville, TN – October 11, 2019 – Kendell Marvel is—and will always be—a songwriter, but with his new record Solid Gold Sounds,... Read More ›
Burning Coal’s Oakwood: 150 Years Young Oct. 4-6 Was a Chilling But Enlightening Experience Burning Coal Theatre Company’s recent presentation of Oakwood: 150 Years Young, written by Ian L. Finley, Rebecca Wyrick, and Brook North, directed by George Jack, performed Oct. 4-6 at the Historic Oakwood Cemetery in Raleigh, NC, was a chilling but enlightening experience. Every actor really did a great job at mixing storytelling with audience interaction.... Read More ›
Now Open: "Toy Boom!" Exhibit at North Carolina Museum of History

Toys are the latest story at the North Carolina Museum of History!

In early Oct., the museum unveiled its newest free-to-see exhibit, Toy Boom! Toys from the 1950s & ’60s. Featuring vintage playthings in abundance—from an Easy-Bake Oven to Rock ’Em Sock ’Em Robots—this exhibit examines how the toys

Foodie News: Chapel Hill restaurant closes indefinitely
Olio & Aceto Cafe Sean Lennard, the Triangle Food Guy, has the scoop on openings, closings and foodie events.
Saint James Seafood to reopen in January
Saint James set to open again six months after Durham explosionThe restaurant, which is located in Durham's Brightleaf Historic District, will reopen in January 2020.
'The Masked Singer' recap: (Spoiler) was behind the mask?!
The Masked Singer It's time to decode the clues and figure out who is behind the masks on season two of "The Masked Singer."
Weekend best bets: Beericana, Luke Bryan
Visitors have refreshing time at Beericana 2018Lots of fun festivals coming up this weekend, plus some live music!
Two Roosters brings back pizza-flavored ice cream
Two Roosters Ice Cream at the N.C. State FairTwo Roosters is celebrating the North Carolina State Fair this month by offering some fun flavors including pizza and corn on the cob.
Tar Heel Traveler shares memorable ghost stories
gallows hillTar Heel Traveler Scott Mason shares some of his favorite North Carolina ghost stories, plus he shares the stories behind his TV segments.
The Best Restaurants for Special Occasions in Raleigh, N.C.

Whether it’s an anniversary, birthday, wedding rehearsal or another monumental life event, the many restaurants in the Raleigh area are stepping up their game when it comes to special occasions. Find the perfect setting for your next big celebration at one of these top spots for birthday bashes,

Dream Theater Dream Theater @ The Raleigh Memorial Auditorium October 5, 2019 Dream Theater was back again after playing here at the Duke Energy Center for Performing Arts/Raleigh Memorial Auditorium last year. This year I was privileged to receive credentials to shoot the Boston band.   As I said, Dream Theater is a Boston based band originally... Read More ›
Theory of a Deadman Theory of a Deadman @ The Ritz Raleigh, October 5th Photos by Michael Macsuga Review by Martini Lady My ears are STILL ringing from a great show Saturday night!   Theory didn’t disappoint, delivering on the songs we know and love with a splash of what’s to come on their new album release (“Say Nothing”) January 31,... Read More ›
October 2019 Triangle Dance Calendar EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the Triangle Review’s Master Dance Calendar for the entire month of October 2019. If your productions are not listed in this calendar, please e-mail the SHOW TITLE(S), DATE(S), LOCATION(S), and the name of the PRESENTER(S) to RobertM748@aol.com, and be sure to e-mail all your news releases and publicity PHOTOS — with... Read More ›

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