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PlayMakers Announces 2017-2018 Season

PlayMakers Repertory Company has announced their 2017-2018 season: “A Season on the Edge.” For Producing Artistic Director Vivienne Benesch’s second season, it appears she’s...

Hillsborough Homeware with an Italian Accent

As part of our series "The Creatives," we talk with Susan Gravely, the creative director and founder of Vietri. Growing up, were you creative? My...

Carolina Jazz Festival Celebrates 40 Years

The 40th annual Carolina Jazz Festival is coming to UNC’s campus Wednesday, February 15. The four-day event promotes a broad range of programming, from...

Making Chapel Hill Beautiful One Mural At a Time

As part of our series "The Creatives," we spoke with Scott Nurkin, owner of The Mural Shop. Growing up, were you particularly artistic? I was lucky...

Collage Artist Brings Patients Piece of Mind

An interview with textile collage artist, Elaine O'Neil. How did you get started with textile art? My college degree is in textile design and I...

Add These 3 Books by Local Authors to Your Reading List

THE COURT CRUSADERS The tale of student-athlete Charlie Scott and his coach The year is 1966. The Civil Rights Movement is still roiling the South,...

Carrboro TV Producer Uncovers “The REAL Mayberry”

Producer Bill Hayes spent his childhood working hard on his father’s 300-acre tobacco and dairy farm in Mount Airy, waiting for the day when...

Getting Jazzed For the Holidays

It's that time of year again. Mom, Dad, Uncle Buck, Aunt Millie and, um, a few other stragglers, are lining up on your doorstep...

5 Events Not To Miss This Holiday Season

Messiah Choruses and More Dec. 15 Join the North Carolina Symphony at Memorial Hall for this concert including classic pieces by Handel, Bach, Vaughan Williams and...

Go Local for Gifts This Holiday Season

Mynt Boutique A colorful and vibrant plaid scarf paired with a rich velvet blazer creates a bright and elegant look you can wear to...