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Roger Waters shakes up Greensboro Coliseum with politically charged, beloved ...

The Greensboro Coliseum Complex hosted Roger Waters’ “Us + Them Tour” on July 18, after almost two months and 23 shows on the road across the United States. Waters’ band included Lucius vocalists Jess Wolfe and Holly Laessig, saxophonist Ian ...
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Spring Theatre showcases local teen playwrights

The Spring Theatre will present the world premiere of a pair one-act plays on July 28 and July 29 at the Mountcastle Theatre in downtown Winston-Salem. What makes this presentation even more special is that ...
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Video Vault – July 19, 2017

MARK BURGER’S VIDEO VAULT DVD PICK OF THE WEEK 8 MILLION WAYS TO DIE (Kino Lorber Studio Classics): Acclaimed filmmaker Hal Ashby suffered through a string of failures toward the end of his career, including ...
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Video Vault – July 12, 2017

MARK BURGER’S VIDEO VAULT PICK OF THE WEEK THE BIRD WITH THE CRYSTAL PLUMAGE (Arrow Video/MVD Entertainment Group): Dario Argento’s 1970 solo directorial debut (originally titled L’uccello dalle piume di cristallo) – which won a ...
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The ‘food truck of books’ makes its rounds

“When you sell a man a book you don’t sell just 12 ounces of paper and ink and glue – you sell him a whole new life. Love and friendship and humor and ships at ...
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Hued by a dude: J.J.’s story

J.J. Lossman is like every other 9-year-old. He loves the show, The Backyardigans, he loves to run around half-naked, and he loves going to the beach and swimming. However, there is something that sets him ...
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Video Vault – July 5, 2017

MARK BURGER’S VIDEO VAULT PICK OF THE WEEK “BLAKE EDWARDS’ PINK PANTHER FILM COLLECTION STARRING PETER SELLERS” (Shout! Factory): For all his many gifts and great performances, Peter Sellers (1927-’80) will forever be best known ...
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Building community through Latin dancing

If you are near the 512 S. Elm St. on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday evenings, it is likely that you will hear Latin tunes that may intentionally or unintentionally put a skip into your ...
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Hyper-productive, experimentalist Gary Heidt makes Greensboro his creative lab

Gary Heidt is a wide-ranging dude. Heidt, who moved to Greensboro in 2015 from New York City, is a guitarist, a D.J. on college radio, a poet, an artist, a songwriter, an independent scholar, a ...