Sat02132016

     Subscribe  |  Contact  |  Advertise  |  RSS Feed Other Publications

Wednesday, 02 November 2011 18:18

‘Sweeney Todd’ to hit WCU stage Nov. 10-13

Written by
“Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street,” a story of revenge and greed and how they can crush the…
Wednesday, 02 November 2011 18:16

It’s by Nature to host artist Susan Ling Nov. 4

Written by
It’s by Nature will host well known Cullowhee painter, Susan Ling this Friday, Nov. 4, during Sylva’s After Dark. Ling…
Wednesday, 02 November 2011 18:16

Get a head start on handmade holiday shopping

Written by
The Fine Art Museum at Western Carolina University will host a holiday sale of handmade items and a Fall Family…
Wednesday, 02 November 2011 18:15

Waynesville Art After Dark is November 4

Written by
The Waynesville Gallery Association will hold its monthly Art After Dark from 6-9 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 4. Art After…
Wednesday, 02 November 2011 18:13

Wilderness-themed art on display in Sylva

Written by
A collection of Catherine Stinson Yellowroot’s paintings titled “Return to the Wild” will be on display during the month of…
Though perhaps it’s not exactly the moveable feast Ernest Hemingway discovered in the cafés of Paris, the ambiance of The…
Wednesday, 26 October 2011 20:26

Overlook Theatre to stage ‘Wizard’

Written by
The Overlook Theatre Company will present the “Wizard of Oz” Nov. 3-6 at the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing…
Wednesday, 26 October 2011 20:26

Brass quintet to offer free concert Nov. 1

Written by
The Smoky Mountain Brass Quintet will perform a free concert Tuesday, Nov. 1, in the recital hall of the Coulter…
Wednesday, 26 October 2011 20:25

Cruise the Smokies Nov. 4-6

Written by
The Cherokee Rodders are hosting the popular “Cruise the Smokies” Rod Run Nov. 4-6 at the Acquoni Expo Center (the…
Wednesday, 26 October 2011 20:23

Guitar and cello duo perform at Jackson, Macon libraries

Written by
Two award-winning, classically trained artists — guitarist Brad Richter and cellist Viktor Uzur — will perform this weekend at the…
Wednesday, 26 October 2011 20:21

Low Tech to perform gamelan concert Nov. 3

Written by
The Low Tech Ensemble will perform at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 3, in the Coulter Building recital hall on the…
Wednesday, 26 October 2011 20:20

WCU Percussion Ensemble to perform Nov. 2

Written by
The Western Carolina University Percussion Ensemble, under the direction of Mario Gaetano, will perform in concert at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday,…
Wednesday, 26 October 2011 20:19

Potters show their skills at Dillsboro Pottery Fest

Written by
A talented lineup of potters is coming to Dillsboro for the seventh annual Western North Carolina Pottery Festival on Nov.…
Wednesday, 26 October 2011 20:16

Mixed Media workshop to be held at Leapin’ Frog

Written by
A two-hour workshop in mixed media techniques will be taught at Leapin’ Frog Gallery on Friday, Nov. 4, by local…
Wednesday, 26 October 2011 20:15

Peggy Duncan presents ‘Fleeting Images’

Written by
Artist and gallery owner Peggy Duncan has 31 of her paintings in pastel, acrylic, oil and mixed media on exhibit…
Smoky Mountain Living magazine prominently features images from across the southern Appalachians in each edition. Photo essays adhere to the…
Wednesday, 19 October 2011 20:25

Fine Art Museum to showcase lithographs, Latin-American art

Written by
The Fine Art Museum at Western Carolina University will host a reception for an exhibit from the collection of Rob…
Wednesday, 19 October 2011 20:24

Artists sought for garden art exhibit

Written by
The Haywood County Arts Council is joining with the Haywood County Master Gardener Volunteer Association for an exhibit in April…
Wednesday, 19 October 2011 20:24

WCU, Green Energy Park offer blacksmithing classes

Written by
Western Carolina University’s Office of Continuing Education will offer adult (18 years and older) blacksmithing classes this fall and winter…
Wednesday, 19 October 2011 20:23

Crowe presents his first childrens’ book

Written by
The Jackson County Public Library will host a special evening storytime for children at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 27, in…
Wednesday, 19 October 2011 20:23

Learn the papermaking process Oct. 25

Written by
Hendersonville resident Stefanie Kompathoum will offer a workshop on how to make handmade paper at the Jackson County Public Library…
Wednesday, 19 October 2011 20:22

Ready for a night of terror?

Written by
Starting on Oct. 21, a spooky Haunted Trail will be set up at the Oconaluftee Indian Village in Cherokee. The…
Wednesday, 19 October 2011 20:21

Chinese acrobatic troupe to perform in Asheville

Written by
The National Acrobats of the People’s Republic of China will perform at the Thomas Wolfe Auditorium at 4 p.m. on…
Wednesday, 19 October 2011 20:19

‘Arc’toberfest fundraiser scheduled

Written by
The Arc of Haywood County’s third annual “Arc”toberfest will be held from 7-11 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 29, at the…
Wednesday, 19 October 2011 20:19

WCU brings fast-rising comic Bo Burnham to campus Oct. 26

Written by
Comedian Bo Burnham will perform at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 26, at the John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts…
Wednesday, 19 October 2011 20:17

Guild craft fair returns to WNC Oct. 20-23

Written by
The Craft Fair of the Southern Highlands has set the standard for fine craft shows across the country since its…
Wednesday, 19 October 2011 20:16

Pumpkinfest serves up fall variety Oct. 22

Written by
Historic Downtown Franklin is gearing up for the 15th Annual Pumpkinfest to be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.…
Wednesday, 19 October 2011 20:14

Artists ready to paint the town during ColorFest

Written by
The vibrant hues of autumn come to life Saturday, Oct. 22, at the third annual “ColorFest, Art of the Blue…
Western Carolina University will host a screening of the movie “The King’s Speech” followed by a discussion focusing on stuttering,…
Wednesday, 12 October 2011 12:54

Revisit the Ingalls family with SMCT play

Written by
Smoky Mountain Community Theatre in Bryson City will stage “Little House: By The Shores of Silver Lake” at 7:30 p.m.…
Wednesday, 12 October 2011 12:53

Fariello to speak as part of Craft Week

Written by
Anna Fariello, associate research professor at Hunter Library at Western Carolina University, will speak about the identity of American craft…
Wednesday, 12 October 2011 12:51

‘Liars Bench’ Halloween show to be presented Oct. 20

Written by
Western Carolina University’s Mountain Heritage Center will host a free Halloween-flavored performance of “The Liars Bench” Southern Appalachian variety show…
Wednesday, 12 October 2011 12:51

Stecoah welcomes Harvest Festival

Written by
Mountain traditions come alive at the annual Harvest Festival on Oct. 14-16 at the Stecoah Valley Cultural Arts Center on…
Wednesday, 12 October 2011 12:50

North Hominy celebrates all things apple

Written by
The North Hominy Apple Festival will be held on Saturday, Oct. 15, at the North Hominy Community Center on Newfound…
Wednesday, 12 October 2011 12:49

Big wheels roll into Cherokee Oct. 14-16

Written by
Big rigs and antique trucks rumble into Cherokee Oct. 14-16 for the sixth Annual Big Rigs and Antique Trucks Show, where…
Wednesday, 12 October 2011 12:48

Southern Gospel songs with local author Sharon Wyatt

Written by
The Marianna Black Library will host an evening of original Southern Gospel music written by the author of the new…
On Saturday, Oct. 15, Blind Faith Productions will present Phil Keaggy, a multi-Dove Award winner, Grammy nominee and world-renowned guitar…
Wednesday, 12 October 2011 12:47

An ‘Out of This World’ concert in Maggie

Written by
The Haywood Community Band will present its final free concert of the Maggie Valley Concert Series at 6:30 p.m. on…
Wednesday, 12 October 2011 12:45

Lake Junaluska Singers to perform Oct. 14-15

Written by
The Lake Junaluska Singers will present two concerts at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 14 and 15 at historic Stuart Auditorium. The…
Tickets go on sale 9 a.m. Friday, Oct. 14, for a Nov. 10 concert at Western Carolina University’s Liston B.…
Wednesday, 12 October 2011 12:44

Experience world harmonies with Ubuntu

Written by
Ubuntu, a group of people who meet to sing world music a cappella, will perform at 7 p.m. on Oct.…
Wednesday, 12 October 2011 12:43

Drum circle planned in downtown Franklin

Written by
A drumming circle for all ages will be held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 16, on the Macon County…
Wednesday, 12 October 2011 12:42

Songwriters in the Round series continues in Balsam Oct. 13

Written by
The decade-old Songwriters in the Round series at the Balsam Mountain Inn continues Thursday, Oct. 13, with crowd favorites Thom…
Wednesday, 12 October 2011 12:42

Highlands hosts Fall Colors Art Show

Written by
The Fall Colors Art Show will be held this week at the Highlands Recreation Center in Highlands. The popular juried…
Wednesday, 12 October 2011 12:41

Marianna Black Library to host amateur photography contest

Written by
The Marianna Black Library in Bryson City is hosting its Third Annual “Life in Swain” amateur photography contest. The past…
The Fine Art Museum at Western Carolina University — with funding from the Jackson County Arts Council — is hosting…
Wednesday, 12 October 2011 12:39

Leaf Lookers Gemboree opens Oct. 14

Written by
Looking for great fall color? Well, gem and mineral dealers from across the country will be in Macon County Oct.…
Wednesday, 12 October 2011 12:37

WCU high school marching band contest set for Oct. 15


Written by
About 3,000 students from high school marching bands in four states will compete for top honors during the 11th annual…
Wednesday, 05 October 2011 19:55

Fall craft show in Maggie

Written by
The Maggie Valley October Leaves Craft Show will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday,…