College is often the last time dancers will be able to do something they’ve been doing since childhood. For graduating seniors in Blank Canvas Dance Company, their annual Spring Showcase is the finale to a lifelong passion.
For the 2018 Jubilee concert, Waka Flocka Flame performed in cold and rainy conditions. Despite the weather, some UNC students made the journey out to Hooker Fields to hear him perform with openers DJ Luke Nasty and Hollywood COLD. Staff writer Sara Pequeño asked five UNC students what they thought of Waka Flocka’s performance — or if they didn’t go, why not.
Sam Burchfield is a folk artist from Atlanta who is performing at Local 506 this Thursday at 8 p.m. Staff writer Sara Pequeño talked to him about his musical journey and how his "American Idol" experience helped him discover what kind of artist he wanted to be.
“She Started It,” a documentary on female entrepreneurship, will be shown for free at the CoOperative office in Graham, N.C. on Thursday at 6:30. It is the second documentary they’ve shown this year as part of an effort to raise awareness of entrepreneurship in the community.
"A combination of 'The Breakfast Club' and 'Bridesmaids,'" the comedy play "Five Women Wearing the Same Dress" premiers this weekend at the William Peace Theatre.
The Statue of Liberty has welcomed thousands of immigrants into the U.S. for over a century. Now, it also stands in works of art featured in Pleiades Arts that speak to the struggle immigrants to this country still face today. “DREAMers: DACA, Deportation Defense, and the American Dream” is a visual art exhibit currently on display at Pleiades Arts. It is a collaboration between the studio, Alerta Migratoria NC and the NC Dream Coalition.
The Wombats performed at Cat’s Cradle on Monday night, giving a performance that would leave any fan with a smile on their face. The tour is prefacing the release of their new album “Beautiful People Will Ruin Your Life,” available Feb. 9.
"Being normal is vastly overrated," according to Aggie Cromwell.
The Carolina Theatre in Durham will be hosting Splatterflix: a series of horror films from the 1970s and '80s.
The Paperhand Puppet Intervention performed “Of Wings and Feet” at the North Carolina Museum of Art Sept. 8-10. They also performed at the Forest Theatre in Chapel Hill from Aug. 11-Sept. 4.