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One Song’s Tigers Be Still Is a Fine Example of Youthful Talent, Discipline, and Drive A warm and charming, and both layered and humorous play called Tigers Be Still by Kim Rosenstock, produced by One Song Productions for just three performances at The ArtsCenter of Carrboro, opens at 7:30 p.m. tonight (April 19th) and has 2 p.m. Saturday matinee and 7:30 p.m. Saturday evening performances (April 20th). One Song Productions... Read More ›
Foodie News: Restaurant to support Durham explosion victims tonight; food halls get new tenants
Morgan Street Food Hall's opening daySean Lennard, the Triangle Food Guy, has the scoop on openings, closings and foodie events.
Endgame: What definitely won't happen but totally should
New trailer for 'Avengers: Endgame' releasedDisney decided that neither Raleigh nor Charlotte are big enough to warrant press screenings for the final entry into the Avengers saga. Here are five things I want to see happen in Avengers: Endgame that probably won't.
The Towne Players of Garner’s Art of Murder Earns High Marks for Pacing and Comic Timing Where can a play entitled Art of Murder take us when it begins with Annie (whose husband is named Jack) bringing out a six-shooter, taking aim, and proceeding to recite a revised version of the nursery rhyme “Jack and Jill” — “Jack and Jill went up a hill to fetch a pail of water. But... Read More ›
Feds: Apex restaurant shorted workers $53,000
munchiesAn Apex restaurant has paid $53,100 in back wages to 18 employees to resolve a federal investigation into alleged overtime and minimum wage violations, authorities said Thursday.
Anastasia Is a Sumptuous Delight at DPAC Lila Coogan stars as Anya/Anastasia in the national tour of Anastasia, playing at the Durham Performing Arts Center through Sunday, April 21st (photo by Matthew Murphy, MurphyMade)From the moment when the curtain rises on the Durham Performing Arts Center’s April 16-21 presentation of Anastasia, directed by Tony Award® winner Darko Tresnjak, and we are introduced to Little Anastasia (Delilah Rose Pellow) and her grandmother, the Dowager Empress Marie Feodorovna (Joy Franz), the audience is entranced, and the rest of the world... Read More ›
Epicenter Festival Announces   Epicenter To Host Unique Onsite Collaboration With Metallica’s Blackened Whiskey And Enter Night Pilsner Band Performance Times Announced For May 10, 11 & 12 At Rockingham Festival Grounds In Rockingham, NC Inaugural 3-Day Destination Music Experience Will Feature Performances From Foo Fighters, Tool & Korn Along With Rob Zombie, Judas Priest, Bring Me The... Read More ›
Strings Summer Session triangle youth string orchestra membersYoung string players who can read music and have at least a year of orchestra or private lessons are invited to join the Triangle Youth String Orchestra summer session. Students will rehearse on six Mondays, June 24 – July 29 6:15 – 8:00 at the Cary Arts Center. A dress rehearsal and free concert will... Read More ›
Things to Do in Downtown Wake Forest, N.C.

Located just north of Raleigh, Wake Forest is a beautiful small town with enough history, culture and activities to keep travelers entertained for days on end. Stroll through the historic downtown district, home to a charming community of art galleries, shops and restaurants and where a handful of

DPAC’s Anastasia Is Pure Fairy-Tale Magic Lila Coogan and Stephen Brower star as Anya/Anastasia and Dmitry in the national tour of Anastasia, playing at DPAC through April 21st (photo by Evan Zimmerman, MurphyMade)  Most people are at least somewhat familiar with the much-fabled tale of Anastasia, the Grand Duchess of Russia. And, while history and modern legend may not have all the facts straight, the story- one of this young woman who survived against all odds- is an intriguing one. It’s so intriguing, in fact, that it... Read More ›
Eight of the Best Trails to Hike, Bike and Run in Raleigh, N.C.

There's no shortage of ways to find peaceful escapes in order to explore the outdoors in the City of Oaks. Use any of the Raleigh area’s 180 miles of greenways—many of them connecting to attractions and letting you travel all over the destination—or numerous other miles of trails traversing through

KISS at the PNC “You wanted the best! You got the best! The hottest band in the world! KIIIIIIIISSS!” Down they came on descending platforms playing Detroit Rock City… This was my first (and last) time to see KISS play masked. KISS was my first concert in 1984 when they were on their Lick It Up tour in New... Read More ›

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