Triad Arts

Arts
8:35 am
Fri April 25, 2014

9th Annual Piedmont Environmental Earth Day is this Saturday

Unitarian Universalist Church of Greensboro

This weekend the celebration of Mother Earth continues in the Triad at the 9th annual Piedmont Earth Day Fair at the Dixie Classic Fairgrounds on Saturday from 10-5 with live music, demonstrations, fun for kids, and some great healthy local food options. On Saturday night it’s a performance of Paul Winter’s Missa Gaia at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Greensboro on Saturday. Piedmont Environmental Alliance Executive Director Kristin Wiggins spoke with David Ford about the Fair.

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Arts
9:06 am
Thu April 24, 2014

Art and Entertainment at the Willingham Theatre

Willingham Theatre

In December of 2012 Yadkin Cultural Arts Center opened the doors to its new Willingham Theatre. The state-of-the-art performance theatre brings incredible entertainment at affordable prices to Yadkin County all season long and that new tradition continues this spring with musical theatre, Jazz, modern dance, Shakespeare, and award-winning Acoustic Americana in June.

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Arts
8:31 am
Wed April 23, 2014

Twin City Stage Offers Summer Acting Camps for Kids

Twin City Stage

Twin City Stage Education Director Cheri Van Loon has been teaching acting classes for theatre since 1998. This summer she and her Twin City Stage colleagues will be busy with summer camps for kids ages 4 to 18. Cheri’s celebrating her second year in the post. She stopped by to applaud her team of professional directors, choreographers, musical directors, councilors, assistants, set designers and more, and to share this season’s summer camp offerings.

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Arts
8:22 am
Tue April 22, 2014

The Kerner Chorale Presents Music Sublime and Spirited

The Kerner Chorale.
Jason A. Wright

This weekend The Kerner Chorale presents Music Sublime and Spirited featuring Mezzo-soprano Levone Tobin-Scott, spirituals and music by French composer Gabriel Faure. Artistic Director Jason A. Wright spoke with David Ford about the program.

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Arts
9:47 am
Mon April 21, 2014

Local Artist Laura Lashley Collaborates with Arts Based School on Science-Inspired Mural

Laura Lashley

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

If you've ever stopped to check out the bright and mesmerizing mural at 7th and Trade Streets in Winston-Salem or roamed through the jungle of the tiger maze at the Children's Museum, you've experienced the work of local visual artist Laura Lashley.  Her acrylic paintings are characterized by vivid color, pattern, movement, and inspiration from nature.  Laura is currently working on an ArtSTEM mural project with the 6th graders at the Arts Based School.  Their project aims to represent the STEM subjects of science, technology, engineering and mathematics through visual art.  Laura stopped by WFDD to talk about her personal work and some of her community projects.

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