- The play launches, onstage at The BeBe Theater Thursday, Nov. 7-Saturday, Nov. 23 The Sublime Theater’s second season.The North Carolina illustrators share their latest works at Malaprop's on Nov. 10.Free Planet Radio's latest album still carries forth the sounds and textures that won the trio its dedicated following.That show — billed as “An Interplanetary Evening” — is set for Saturday, Nov. 9, at Ambrose West.The Warren Wilson College theatre department performs Bruce Norris' award-winning play Nov. 9-10 and Nov. 16-17 at the campus' Kittredge Theatre.The Asheville-based rock quartet plays an album release show on Nov. 8 at The Mothlight.Scheduled classes and workshops include sessions on writing of all kinds: Screenplays, poetry, fiction and non-fiction, and various elements of the publishing industry.Pan Harmonia's commissioned combination of music and poetry will be performed at Black Mountain's St. James Episcopal Church on Nov. 8 and Asheville's Biltmore United Methodist Church on Nov. 10.
- Among the myriad tweaks and changes to the strict and often maligned alcohol control state laws, the bill saw the reins slackened a bit on local producers of alcohol.Perspective Café by Food Experience opens inside the Asheville Art Museum. Also: the season finale of Asheville Drag Brunch; Asheville Mac Attack launches; and more in this week's Small Bites.
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- "Fortunately, there appears to be a growing realization that a massive, war-like mobilization effort is needed to combat the climate crisis.""If you want to use fluoride on your teeth, you have that right. But the city of Asheville has no right to force its residents to ingest and swallow a…"Aura Home Women Vets is helping homeless women veterans in Western North Carolina and many adjacent states. They can help with rental deposits, connecting women with available resources and have…