Arts + Entertainment
You find yourself frozen. Watching and listening to The Marcus King Band onstage, your feet are stuck to the floor,…

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The solidarity was evident. Sitting onstage this past Monday at Nantahala Brewing in Bryson City, I conducted another episode of “Smoky Mountain Voices,” where local characters and officials are interviewed during an extended face-to-face conversation. It’s in an effort to learn more about the people and places that make Western North Carolina such a unique and cherished region.

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The monthly Creating Community Workshop will focus on leatherwork at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 24, in the Atrium of the…
The Macon County Public Library will present an evening of “Songs and Stories of the American West” with the western…

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On the beat

Porch 40 at Mad Batter Popular rock/funk act Porch 40 will hit the stage at 9 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 24,…

On the wall

Galley opening in Franklin The Franklin Uptown Gallery has opened for the 2018 Season.  An exciting new artist exchange exhibit…

On the street

Sip, savor at Highlands’ ‘Root Bound’  Highlands’ popular celebration of Appalachian food, music and culture, “Root Bound,” will return Feb…
A southern gothic love triangle set in the age of Trump? Or maybe J.D. Vance’s bestseller Hillbilly Elegy as a…

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Asheville-based Americana/rock act Gold Rose will perform at 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, at The Water’n Hole Bar & Grill…

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North Carolina couple Shari Galiardi and Dave “Hutch” Hutchison left their full-time jobs in higher education more than five years…

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A stage performance by “TAO: Drum Heart” will take place at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 24, in the Bardo Arts…

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In partnership with Western Carolina University, Folkmoot is proud to host a Lunar New Year event from 6 to 8…

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As part of “Winter Arts Smokies Style” in downtown Waynesville, the Haywood County Arts Council welcomes renowned watercolor artist Ann…

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In conjunction with Haywood Christian Ministries, Waynesville art galleries will be holding a fundraiser to assist those in need with…

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Western Carolina University will observe “Black History Month” with a series of films, performances and presentations, including a talk by…

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Crissy Stewart’s mixed media art will be on display during the month of February in the Macon County Public Library…
Teri Leigh Teed has been selected as a featured artist for Manhattan Arts International’s third annual “New Beginnings” exhibition, which…

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One of the bright spots of the winter is the Haywood Arts Regional Theatre Studio Season.

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There is an open call currently underway for artisans, vendors and environmentally-themed booths at the 21st annual Greening Up the…
Smoky Mountain News writer Holly Kays has introduced her new novel, Shadows of Flowers.
Diving into the rich, vibrant and controversial history of bluegrass music, If You Can’t Play, Get Off the Stage: Bluegrass…
The Galaxy of Stars Series, the only professional entertainment series in Jackson County, enters its 12th season this fall. It…

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    A tribute to the Lord of Scaly Mountain While it is difficult to write objectively yet critically about someone whom you know personally or about a book whose subject matter and/or authors are familiar, sometimes necessity is more than the mother of invention and you have to do things you normally or ethically…
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