The Canton resident has been writing poetry and prose for 60 of his 95 years.
PRESS RELEASE FROM ASHEVILLE ON BIKES: Asheville on Bikes (AoB) presents the tenth annual Summer Cycle on Sunday, June 26th. The summer social ride begins at Second Gear on Haywood Rd in West Asheville, rolls through a variety of neighborhood streets before connecting to Hominy Creek and French Broad greenways and culminates at Kolo Bike […]
Gaiser hosts a book release celebration, with a reading and musical performance, at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Asheville, 1 Edwin Place, on Sunday, June 19.
Though there’s a carnival theme to Sideshow, the new production by Dark Horse Theatre, onstage at N.C. Stage Company, it’s not intended for children. The series of vignettes, each interpreting one of the seven deadly sins, is dark and disturbing.
Gregory Alan Isakov will perform at The Orange Peel on Saturday, June 18 with The Ghost Orchestra, his eight-piece band including members of the Colorado Symphony and the Fort Collins Orchestra.
PRESS RELEASE FROM ALOFT ASHEVILLE DOWNTOWN: With the best rooftop venue in town, Aloft Asheville Downtown will host its next Sundays Live@Aloft event on June 26th from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. featuring Jim Arrendell and The Cheap Suits, a soul-driven dance party band that features one of the best three-piece rhythm sections in Asheville. […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM DEEP RIVER: After 23 years of performing in Nashville and Asheville Deep River will finally get to bring its unique recipe for Southern country music ‘stew’ including covers and originals flavored with rock, blues, Cajun, folk and bluegrass so you can swing, two-step, shag or clog the night away at Isis Restaurant […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM JACKSON COUNTY GREEN ENERGY PARK: Blacksmithing Fundamentals Class with Brock Martin from WarFire Forge Saturday, July 16th and Sunday, July 17th, 9:00am – 2:00pm (10 hours total) Cost $175 (materials included), due at registration What to Expect: This course is designed to introduce students to the art of blacksmithing. Fundamental techniques that […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM ASHEVILLE ART MUSEUM: The Asheville Art Museum is busy getting ready for NEXT, its annual benefit gala this Saturday June 18 at the Renaissance Hotel in Asheville. It’s an especially exciting time for the Museum as it undergoes construction to create the new Asheville Art Museum. During construction the Museum will be […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM TC ARTS COUNCIL: The Transylvania Community Arts Council invites everyone to come out to Brevard and Transylvania County to enjoy Arts & Culture Celebration 2016 from June 24 – July 4. Tammy Hopkins, Executive Director of the TC Arts Council said, “This is a celebration of all ARTS in Brevard and Transylvania […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM MADISON COUNTY ARTS COUNCIL: What: Musical Concert Series Where: Ebbs Chapel Auditorium When: SUNDAYS, June 26th, July 31th, August 28th Who: Kate Campbell $15 plus NC sales tax July David Holt & Josh Goforth $20 plus NC sales tax August The Kruger Brothers $30 plus NC sales tax ($35 at the door) […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM WHITE HORSE BLACK MOUNTAIN: Teen Bandstand, White Horse Black Mountain Sunday, June 26 – 6 p.m.- Teen Bandstand, featuring Ian Ridenhour Band, more. Rock. $7 teen/$10 adults. When young musicians are ready to spread their wings there’s no substitute for getting onstage to sharpen presentation. The White Horse Black Mountain provides that […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM HARPERCOLLINS: THE CAGE is the first in a trilogy of science fiction novels for teens, and the sequel, THE HUNT, was released May 24, and the third and concluding volume in the trilogy, THE GAUNTLET, will be released in May 2017. Called “swoon-worthy and thrilling” by Kirkus Reviews, THE CAGE follows six […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM MONTFORD PARK PLAYERS: Summer Shakespeare for Kids by Montford Park Players at the Hazel Robinson Amphitheatre Registration open through July 12th, 2016 July 12th-August 21st, Tuesdays & Thursdays, 2-6pm Performances: Aug 19-21 at 6:30pm Hazel Robinson Amphitheater 92 Gay Street, Asheville, NC Montford Park Players, an Asheville theatrical tradition, is proud to […]
PRESS RELEASE FROM MALAPROP’S: By order of the Ministry of Magic & The American Booksellers Association “The booksellers and baristas of Malaprop’s Bookstore and Cafe do hereby solemnly swear that we are up to no good!” You won’t need a Marauder’s Map to find Western North Carolina’s Wildest Wizarding Party on July 30th, 2016. Just […]
Four artists participated in a talk about process, ideas of reproduction and the interaction of their installations at the group show, currently on display at the Asheville Area Arts Council
Listen to Sarah Louise’s new album in advance of her Sunday, June 12 performance at The Mothlight as part of the Open Letter Music Series.
The story is now well-chronicled: How Ford received a call from documentary filmmaker Robert Gordon — a friend of the Hi Rhythm Section, the house band for Green and other artists on the Hi Records label in the 1970s — inviting her to work with those musicians.
There are tribulations in Perfectly Broken, from infidelity and drug dependency to existential crisis and death. But, Warren is quick to point out, there’s also beauty.
PRESS RELEASE FROM BARNES & NOBLE: Barnes & Noble Booksellers will host a nation-wide teen book festival June 10-12. This three day event focuses on teen and young adult authors, events, and upcoming releases. Schedule of the events planned for B-Fest at Barnes & Noble – Asheville Mall: Friday, June 10th 7 pm – B-In […]
FROM THE AMERICAN CRAFT WEEK WEBSITE: It’s time to vote! We are on the search for the nation’s top craft towns and you can help. You can vote once each day and write-ins are welcomed! Encourage your friends, family and fellow craft lovers to vote, too. The poll stays open through Sunday, July 12, and […]