Story Telling as Performance: The Moth Elevates Tales of Life (and Strife)

The Moth is an acclaimed not-for-profit organization dedicated to the art and craft of storytelling. It is a celebration of both the raconteur, who breathes fire into true tales of ordinary life, and the storytelling novice, who has lived through something extraordinary and yearns to share it. At the center of each performance is, of... Continue Reading →

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Roots of Creation Bringing “Grateful Dub” to Salvage Station, Asheville, Tuesday, February 20th

Reggae jam fusion band Roots of Creation Will Be Performing in Asheville, NC on Tuesday, February 20th! Roots of Creation will be on tour supporting their new reggae influenced Grateful Dead cover album, Grateful Dub. It will be released worldwide March 9th, 2018 on the band’s label, Bombshelter Records, in collaboration with Controlled Substance Sound Labs (distribution: SRG-ILS via Caroline/Universal Music Group).... Continue Reading →

Matisyahu at the Orange Peel Asheville, Sunday, March 4th. On Tour for New Album “Undercurrent”

Show Details: Sunday, March 4th, 2018 The Orange Peel 101 Biltmore Ave, Asheville, NC 28801 Doors: 7:00 PM // Show: 8:00 PM All Ages $28 - $30 Event Page Tickets The GRAMMY-nominated, King without a Crown Matisyahu has announced his 2018 Forest of Faith Tour. While he wraps up the Broken Crowns Tour with Common Kings, Matisyahu continues to keep his eyes firmly on... Continue Reading →

The Marcus King Band and Umphrey’s McGee in Asheville, 2/16

Late last year, The Marcus King Band released their sophomore, self-titled album, produced by Warren Haynes and released on Fantasy Records.The band then released a new four-song collection titled Due North EP . The digital-only EP consists of three songs the band recorded during their sessions at The Carriage House Studio in Stamford, Connecticut and a fourth live recording: an epic 15-minute... Continue Reading →

Night Music by Asheville Playwright, David Brendan Hopes Opens the Magnetic Theatre’s 2018 Season

David Brendan Hopes is a prolific playwright. His plays Abbott’s Dance, 7 Reece Mews, Edward the King, and, most recently, The Loves of Mr. Lincoln have been produced in New York.   ASHEVILLE, NC:  Asheville-based writer, poet, actor, and playwright David Brendan Hopes’ award-winning, coming-of-age drama, Night Music will open on February 1, at The... Continue Reading →

Oscar Contenders “The Shape of Water” and “Darkest Hour” at Fine Arts Theater

THE SHAPE OF WATER     R 1:00  4:00  7:00   Daily + 9:40   Fri & Sat   Playing Downstairs DIRECTED BY: Guillermo del Toro STARRING: Sally Hawkins, Richard Jenkins, Doug Jones, Michael Shannon, Octavia Spencer RUNTIME: 119 Min.   RATED R From master story teller, Guillermo del Toro, comes THE SHAPE OF WATER - an other-worldly fairy tale, set... Continue Reading →

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, Shot in Sylva, North Carolina Nominated for 5 Golden Globes

Shot on location in Sylva, North Carolina Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, directed by Martin McDonagh (Seven Psychopaths) and starring Academy Award winner Frances McDormand (Fargo) just opened. Three Billboards was the first major production to shoot on location in Sylva since 1993s The Fugitive starring Harrison Ford. Three Billboards Outside Ebbing is the story of a mother, Mildred Hayes, who after months have passed... Continue Reading →

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