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Restoration Place Counseling presents 8th annual Restoration Runway: Famous

Celebrity look-alikes sport new fashions for good cause From famed short-story writer O. Henry to actor Brandon W. Jones from Pretty Little Liars, the Piedmont has seen its share of creative stars passing through, but ...
A Simple Story by Leila Guerriero.
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DANCE ME TO THE END OF LOVE

“This is the story of a man who took part in a dance competition.” A Simple Story by Leila Guerriero, translated by Frances Riddle, (New Directions, $14.95, 128 pages) really is as direct and cogent ...
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The Little Theatre of Winston-Salem returns

Before we dig into upcoming performances this week, it’s important to note that some pretty big news came out of Winston-Salem on Monday. Twin City Stage, in its 82nd year of operation, has now changed ...
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Video Vault – Mar 1, 2017

MARK BURGER’S VIDEO VAULT PICK OF THE WEEK “BILL & TED’S MOST EXCELLENT COLLECTION” (Shout! Factory): In 1989, Alex Winter (“Bill”) and Keanu Reeves (“Ted”) starred in Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure, a loose and ...
Author Pat Conroy passed away last March.
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Larger than Life: Pat Conroy’s lasting influence on three Triad ...

PHOTOS BY TODD TURNER   On March 4, 2016, Pat Conroy, perhaps the greatest Southern writer of our time, departed from the salt marshes of South Carolina’s Lowcountry for what one day awaits us all. ...
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Triad Stage announces 17th season, filled with classics and contemporaries

While the UNC Greensboro jazz trio donned the set of Triad Stage’s The Price last Monday night, loyal audience members and co-founders Preston Lane and Rich Whittington celebrated the theater’s accomplishments and looked on to ...
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Sightlines highlights Lucinda Devlin’s color photography

Lucinda Devlin shot pictures in black-and-white, but saw a world with a  “very strong color element.” In 1975, color photography was still seen as déclassé, something reserved for advertising. That year, though, Devlin put away ...
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UNC Greensboro theatre to host Winter Briefs

As its final celebration of Black History month, Triad Stage is highlighting the story of two sisters and their life experiences, from their childhood in North Carolina to the Harlem Renaissance to the Civil Rights ...
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Video Vault – Feb 22, 2017

MARK BURGER’S VIDEO VAULT DVD PICK OF THE WEEK WAIT UNTIL DARK (Warner Archive): Audrey Hepburn nabbed her fifth and final Oscar nomination as Best Actress for this first-rate 1967 adaptation of Frederick Knott’s Broadway ...
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Shadowland: Soul snatching with Owens Daniels

“You are the ART of what I DO” – Owens Daniels By Ed Bumgardner In the not-so black-and-white world of photographer Owens Daniels, the fabled doors of perception literally and figuratively lurk within a nondescript ...