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Monday December 6th


Middle school students walk the red carpet

Before Hollywood stars walk the red carpet for the Oscars tonight, middle-school stars walked the red carpet at Varsity Theater this afternoon. The students were participants in “The Matinee Scholars,” a program created by UNC screenwriting professor Stephen Neigher.

Q&A: Jim Ketch

Staff writer Mary Stevens spoke with Jim Ketch — festival director and director of jazz studies at UNC — about jazz in the community and the Carolina Jazz Festival.