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Arts
9:33 am
Mon March 4, 2013

Winston-Salem Festival Ballet Presents "Angels in Our Midst"

Winston-Salem Festival Ballet presents "Angels in Our Midst"
Winston-Salem Festival Ballet

Triad Arts as broadcast at 8:35am and 5:44pm

The notion of guardian angels dates back to antiquity, and modern tributes include Clarence in “It’s a Wonderful Life”, Wim Wender’s “Wings of Desire”, and “Angels in America”.

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Triad Arts
2:28 pm
Fri March 1, 2013

Triad Arts Weekend: March 1, 2013

Caleb Caudle live in Studio A
Credit Molly Davis / WFDD

Triad Arts Weekend: March 1, 2013

This week on Triad Arts Weekend, David delves into film, comedy, a new variation on Romeo and Juliet, and new music from Caleb Caudle.  And check out our new feature: extended audio of complete interviews!

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Arts
12:16 pm
Fri March 1, 2013

Ink From My Soul Documentary Highlights Authoring Action

The subjects of Ink From My Soul, Tony Jenkins and Hunter Mcintosh.
Michelle Motter

Authoring Action members Tony Jenkins and Hunter Mcintosh as well as Ink From My Soul director Vanessa Moorer came by WFDD.

This weekend a Winston-Salem based non-profit, a center for art, and a team of filmmakers will come together to celebrate the power of “voice.” 

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Arts
10:08 am
Fri March 1, 2013

Centenary United Methodist Church Hosts the Tony Abbott Lecture Series

Davidson College English Professor Emeritus Tony Abbott
davidson.edu

Triad Arts as broadcast at 8:35am and 5:44pm

Listen to David Ford's complete interview with Tony Abbott.

If you’re a lover of poetry or simply curious to learn more on the subject and you happen to be free any Tuesday evening in the month of March, Centenary United Methodist Church in Winston-Salem has just the thing for you.

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Arts
2:05 pm
Thu February 28, 2013

The Case For Being Concise: Short Poems That Speak Volumes

In poetry, sometimes less is more.
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Originally published on Fri March 1, 2013 3:03 pm

Brad Leithauser likes to look for poetry in graveyards. A novelist and poet himself, there's something he values greatly in tombstone epitaphs: brevity.

"You really don't want to go on at great length," he tells NPR's Neal Conan. "There's something very touching ... in seeing how they are meant to be commemorated, often in little bits of verse here and there."

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