Arts

Arts
12:00 am
Wed February 27, 2013

Puppets and Play: UNCG Presents The Long Christmas Ride Home

UNCG presents The Long Christmas Ride Home.
UNCG Theatre Department

David Ford chats with UNCG MFA Directing candidate Dani Keil about the upcoming performance of The Long Christmas Ride Home.

From King Friday on Mr. Rogers Neighborhood to Igor Stravinsky’s Petrushka what is it about puppets that captures our imagination and sucks us into their stories?

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Arts
10:16 am
Tue February 26, 2013

Arts Based School Presents Romeo and Juliet on the Border

Arts Based School will perform Romeo and Juliet on the Border
Joy Blaser

David Ford chats with Arts Based School Arts Director Mary Siebert and members of the upcoming performance of Romeo and Juliet on the Border.

You’ve probably heard of Romeo & Juliet, but what about Romeo & Juliet on the Border?

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Arts
3:02 pm
Mon February 25, 2013

Arts for Life

Arts for Life Colin Allured works with a young patient.
Credit Fox8 / Fox8 News

Chemotherapy, radiation, and daily injections are frightening propositions for anyone, but especially for child patients. One non-profit organization in North Carolina is using music, poetry and art to empower children in their fight against cancer. 

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Academy Awards
1:04 pm
Mon February 25, 2013

Seth MacFarlane: Crude Or Classy? Delightful Or A Dolt? You Be The Critic

Host Seth MacFarlane backstage during the Oscars ceremony Sunday night in Hollywood.
Christopher Polk Getty Images

The reviews of Seth MacFarlane's performance as host of the Oscars are in and they're all over the place.

NPR's Linda Holmes thinks the bad boy behind Family Guy was "predictably juvenile" and offensive. She concludes it was "one of the worst hosting performances in Oscar history."

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Arts
10:24 am
Mon February 25, 2013

Charlotte and Philip Hanes Art Gallery Presents Series of Video Exhibitions

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Marek Ranis

David Ford chats with film and video artist Simon Lee about his films Berlin and Where is the Black Beast? as well as his involvement with the Charlotte and Philip Hanes Art Gallery.
David Ford's complete interview with Marek Ranis.

Wake Forest University’s Charlotte and Philip Hanes Art Gallery is gearing up for 3/3/3/13: a fascinating series of video presentations by three different artists.

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