Triad Arts Weekend

Fridays at 1pm & Sundays at 4pm

Triad Arts Weekend host David Ford explores the creative process behind an infectious melody, moving drama, evocative poem and much more with the local and visiting artists who enrich our lives here in the Piedmont Triad.

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Triad Arts
5:59 pm
Thu January 17, 2013

Triad Arts Weekend: January 18, 2013

“…a gentle and extraordinarily beautiful new play”. That’s what the New York Times had to say about the latest from 31 year old playwright Annie Baker. It’s called The Aliens, and it takes place in a back alley behind a small town New England coffee shop. In the play two 30-something slackers discuss music, philosophy and Bukowski. While riding the high of shroom laced tea and acoustic guitar riffs they write novels and music that the world will never see.

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Triad Arts
4:17 pm
Wed January 16, 2013

Triad Arts Weekend: January 11, 2013

You’ve seen it at bookstores and newsstands everywhere, but you probably didn’t know that more than 800,000 people in every state in the union and 42 countries worldwide enjoy this incredible periodical that just happens to be entirely devoted to North Carolina people, places, history and travel. It’s Our State magazine, celebrating 80 years of awe-inspiring photographs and fantastic stories.

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Triad Arts
2:17 pm
Fri January 4, 2013

Triad Arts Weekend: January 4, 2013

Dale Pollock is professor of Cinema Studies and Producing at the University of NC School of the Arts. His films have been nominated for four Academy Awards, and he's worked with actors such as Paul Newman and Kathy Bates. Dale recently stopped by to share his thoughts on the movie business, and to discuss his history of animation classes.

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Triad Arts
10:42 am
Fri December 14, 2012

Triad Arts Weekend: December 14, 2012

The Nutcracker, originally choreographed by Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanovwith a score by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky has become one of the Triad’s most cherished holiday traditions with nearly a half dozen different productions going on this season. 

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Triad Arts
11:58 am
Fri December 7, 2012

Triad Arts Weekend: December 7, 2012

The fast growing Latino population in the U.S., and its impact on the November elections, has received a lot of press lately, but what about its many cultural impacts across the country, in our state, and right here in the Triad?

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