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Arts
8:44 am
Wed February 4, 2015

A.J. Fletcher Opera Institute Presents "Die Fledermaus"

A. J. Fletcher Opera Institute Artistic Director Jamie Allbritten.
Piedmont Opera

In a posh 19th century European neighborhood, the wealthy Gabriel von Eisenstein, his attractive wife Rosalinda, and their maid Adele live what appears to be a comfy, happy, uneventful life together.

Throw in Eisenstein’s run in with the law, his wife’s steamy affair, the revenge of a doctor, and a masked ball full of mistaken identity, and you get Johann Strauss' operetta Die Fledermaus

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Arts
8:52 am
Tue February 3, 2015

Stained Glass Playhouse Tackles Race Issues, Past and Present, in "Clybourne Park"

Stained Glass Playhouse actors read from "Clybourne Park" in WFDD's Production Room.
David Ford

In honor of Black History Month, Stained Glass Playhouse presents Clybourne Park by Bruce Norris. The play was written as a spin-off to Lorraine Hansberry’s A Raisin in the Sun—the first play written by an African American woman to be produced on Broadway. Hansberry’s parents bought a house in Chicago's white Woodlawn neighborhood. That purchase led to the legal case Hansberry v. Lee

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Arts
9:50 am
Mon February 2, 2015

Sechrest Gallery Presents "Elemental Emulsions: Mariyah Sultan Paintings"

Mariyah Sultan
Stephen Kerner

High Point University’s beautiful Sechrest Gallery is home to the fascinating new solo exhibition of paintings by abstract expressionist Mariyah Sultan. Director and Curator Maxine Campbell says Mariyah’s works were painted, “With unabashed freedom, Sultan incorporates brilliant splashes of rich color, flat planes, the subtle variance of textured grays and elegant childlike lines in her paintings and drawings”. 

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Arts
11:02 am
Fri January 30, 2015

Willingham Theatre Presents "Angels in America," "Stompin' at the Savoy" and More

In December of 2012 Yadkin Cultural Arts Center opened the doors to its new Willingham Theatre. The state-of-the-art performance space brings incredible entertainment at affordable prices to Yadkin County all season long and that new tradition continues in 2015 with award-winning theatre, comedy, dance and more.  

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Arts
8:44 am
Thu January 29, 2015

Wake Forest University Theatre Presents "Waiting for Godot"

Wake Forest University Theatre

WFU Theatre presents Samuel Beckett’s Waiting for Godot. The play that deals with what some have described as “nothing” was voted the most significant English language play of the 20th century in one British Royal National Theatre poll of 800 playwrights, actors, directors, and journalists. It’s heady stuff with a full dose of Beckett’s telltale wit. 

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