10/3/2018 10:31pm

Photo Courtesy Meghan Magdalene

A former real estate agent becomes an inspiring tattoo artist

A former real estate agent, Meghan Magdalene, took over Ascension Tattoo, which she previously helped her friend open. Magdalene's background in psychology and counseling make her adept in handling the heavy stories that are behind many people's tattoos. She is driven everyday by the rewarding feeling she gets by making people happy through her artistry. 

10/3/2018 8:58pm

The Me Too Monologues will explore personal stories related to themes of gender. Photo by Jamie Cummings.

Me Too Monologues: Using theater for social change

The 'Me Too Monologues' are currently being written and produced to be performed in January. The monologues are a collection of stories from anonymous writers detailing their personal history with sexual assault, identity and culture that will be performed in January. 

9/30/2018 11:09pm

Courtesy of Mark Perry

Kenan Theatre Company prepares for fall production in memory of Lillian Chason

The Chason production, a theater performance coming to Kenan Theatre Company, is much more than just an opportunity for young dramatic arts students to work with a professional director.  The Lillian Chason Excellence Fund and the Lillian Chason Scholarship bring a new show each fall in memory of Lillian Chason, an aspiring actress and fine arts student who died at the age of 18, before she could fulfill the leading role in her first-ever production.