The Downtown After 5 season kickoff, May 15, features CJ Chenier and the Red Hot Louisiana Band

C.J. Chenier, son of the ‘King of Zydeco” Clifton Chenier headlines Downtown After 5 on Friday, May 15. This is the first installment of the free music series that run on the third Friday of the month, May-September. Press release from the Asheville Downtown Association: The Asheville Downtown Association’s 27th season of Downtown After 5, […]

Listen to This presents “It’s My Party And I’ll Die If I Want To,” May 28

Local actor Tom Chalmers hosts the monthly series, Listen to This: Stories in Performance. The next installment, “It’s My Party and I’ll Die If I Want To: Fond Memories of Funerals, Wakes, and Memorials,” takes place at 35Below on Thursday, May 28. Press release from Asheville Community Theatre: Listen to This: Stories in Performance, a […]

Artwork by Joshua Norman

Exhibit of recent works by Lisa Nance & Joshua Norman at Asheville Loft Gallery, opens May 23

New local letterpress, Tenpenny Press in Southside Studios, creates creates fine stationery and custom wedding invitations. The press also announces work by Tenpenny owner/mixed-media artist Joshua Norman and painter/illustrator Lisa Nance. An exhibition of Norman and Nance’s work opens on Saturday, May 23 at the Asheville Loft Gallery, 52 Broadway St., Suite 3B. The opening […]