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Pan Harmonia announces October concerts

PRESS RELEASE FROM PAN HARMONIA: Pan Harmonia, Asheville’s own chamber music company, offers a mosaic of concerts, educational residencies and community outreach. We love bringing our signature mix of chamber music masterpieces and new works to as many listeners as possible through informal performances and adventurous programming. Directed by flutist Kate Steinbeck, this award-winning repertory […]

Fall exhibition at Mica contemporary craft gallery, Sept. 9-Nov. 20

PRESS RELEASE FROM MICA GALLERY: “From The Earth”, the fall exhibition at Mica contemporary craft gallery in downtown Bakersville, features the work of Bryant Holsenbeck, Amy Putansu and Rodger Jacobs, notable artists who all derive their inspiration from the natural world. We are honored to present and share their work. Their exhibit runs from September […]

Photo by Rodney Smith/Tempus Fugit Design

The Magnetic Theatre stages When Jekyll Met Hyde Sept. 29-Oct. 29

PRESS RELEASE FROM THE MAGNETIC THEATRE: When The Magnetic Theatre opened its world premiere of Steven Samuels’ When Jekyll Met Hyde in January 2011, it was an immediate, huge hit, selling out nearly all of its extended run, delighting critics and audiences alike. David Hopes of Mountain Xpress raved that “you realize that theater can […]

On the Other Hand… Asheville Printmakers Group exhibit runs Sept. 26-Oct.14 at UNCA

PRESS RELEASE FROM EVENT ORGANIZERS: Exhibition Dates: Sept. 26 -Oct. 14, 2016 Opening Reception: Fri., Sept 30, 6-8 PM UNCA Owen Hall Gallery 2nd Floor, 215 Owen Hall On the Other Hand… is an exhibition of collaborative and individual prints by members of Asheville Printmakers Group at the Owen Hall Gallery at University of North […]

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Red Herring Puppets performs “Aesop’s Fables” at ACT on Sept. 3

PRESS RELEASE FROM ASHEVILLE COMMUNITY THEATRE: Asheville Community Theatre (ACT) kicks off their family-friendly theatre series Saturdays at ACT with Red Herring Puppets’ Aesop’s Fables. Aesop’s Fables will be performed on Saturday, September 3, 2016 at 11:00 am. Tickets are $5.00 and are available for purchase at the door, over the phone, or online at […]

Center for Craft shares video highlights from 20th anniversary celebration

PRESS RELEASE FROM THE CENTER FOR CRAFT, CREATIVITY & DESIGN: Thank you for supporting our 20th Anniversary Celebration on Thursday, August 11th. We invite you to watch and share our video recap and photo album from this momentous event featuring local food and beverage, interactive art installations from Jay Fox and Ellie Richards and Brice […]

Photo by Tommy Propest

Business Sings Broadway fundraiser at Asheville Community Theatre, Sept. 10

PRESS RELEASE FROM ASHEVILLE COMMUNITY THEATRE: Asheville Community Theatre (ACT) has lined up 28 local restaurateurs, realtors, doctors, politicians and more to turn in their time sheets and step into the spotlight! These business owners, entrepreneurs, and are ready to prove that “there’s no business like show business” for Business Sings Broadway, a fundraiser that […]

Local auditions for Moscow Ballet’s “The Nutcracker” held Sept. 17

PRESS RELEASE FROM EVENT ORGANIZERS: Calling local student dancers to audition to perform side-by-side with the professional company in Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker in Asheville! The selected children will perform in the Great Russian Nutcracker December 4 at the Thomas Wolfe Auditorium at the US Cellular Center. Moscow Ballet Soloist and Audition Director Lana […]

The Asheville Area Arts Council accepts applications for the 2016-2017 Regional Artist Project Grants Program

PRESS RELEASE FROM ASHEVILLE AREA ARTS COUNCIL: The Asheville Area Arts Council (AAAC) is now seeking applications for the 2016-2017 Regional Artist Project Grants (RAPG) Program, a statewide program sponsored by the North Carolina Arts Council. Interested artists are eligible for project grant awards, which support professional artists in any discipline and at any stage […]

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The Millroom launches its Music & Dance Night Series with Juan Benavides Band, Aug. 25

PRESS RELEASE FROM THE MILLROOM: The Millroom’s Asheville Music & Dance Night Series Kicks Off with Juan Benavides Band DATE: Thursday, August 25th TIME: Doors open at 7:00pm, Show starts promptly at 7:30pm, ends by 9:30pm TICKETS: No cover charge, open to all ages WHERE: The Millroom in Downtown – 66 Asheland Avenue – One […]

UNC Asheville’s Great Smokies Writing Program Announces Fall 2016 Classes

PRESS RELEASE FROM GREAT SMOKIES WRITING PROGRAM: Local writers will have the opportunity to hone their skills with UNC Asheville’s Great Smokies Writing Program (GSWP) workshops in fiction, creative nonfiction and poetry. Classes will be offered in community locations in Asheville, Hendersonville, Black Mountain and Burnsville. Classes range from five to 15 weeks. Making The […]

New festival, Fiesta Hendersonville, debuts on Sunday, September 25

PRESS RELEASE FROM EVENT ORGANIZERS: Hola Carolina Magazine presents the inaugural Fiesta Hendersonville on Sunday, September 25th, a one-day event on Main Street will showcase the culture and contagious rhythms of Latin America through live music, dance, food, artisans, vendors and more. The family-friendly event runs from 12 noon to 6 p.m. The event is […]