Marin Herold


Mipso is releasing their fourth album, "Edges Run." Photo by D.L. Anderson.

Mipso finds their sound with 'Edges Run'

Mipso, an indie-Americana quartet from Chapel Hill, is releasing their fourth album, "Edges Run," this Friday and going on tour. Staff writer Marin Herold digs deep into the new album with vocalist and guitarist Joseph Terrell. 

Nemuna Ceesay as Elmire, April Mae Davis as Mariane, Shanelle Nicole Leonard as Dorine, Rishan Dhamija as Cleante and Ray Dooley as Orgonin PlayMakers Repertory Company’s production of Molière’s “Tartuffe” adapted by David Ball and directed by Saheem Ali. Photo by HuthPhoto.

'Tartuffe' and 'The Christians' explore truth and religion

PlayMakers Repertory Company is putting on their renditions of Molière’s "Tartuffe," adapted by David Ball and directed by Saheem Ali, and "The Christians," by Lucas Hnath and directed by Preston Lane. The plays' themes were “a search for truth.” "The Christians" will run until Saturday and "Tartuffe" until Sunday. 

UNC Opera's "Cendrillon" will be performed Nov. 11-12 in James and Susan Moeser Auditorium in Hill Hall. Photo courtesy of Marc Callahan.

UNC Opera presents 'Cinderella'

This weekend, UNC Opera will be performing their version of Jules Émile Fréderic Massenet’s “Cendrillon,” translated to “Cinderella” in English, in the James and Susan Moeser Auditorium in Hill Hall. The Saturday performance will start at 8 p.m., and the Sunday performance will start at 7:30 p.m. 

St. Anthony Hall speaker series highlights North Carolina artists

St. Anthony Hall is hosting a two-hour long Speaker Series event highlighting two artists based in North Carolina at 4 p.m. this Friday. Artists Natasha Powell Walker and Susan Brubaker Knapp will be displaying their art, talking about why they are passionate about their craft and revealing how they managed to make a living creating art. 

Patrick Dougherty will begin working on a sculpture made of sticks outside the Ackland.

Q&A with artist Patrick Dougherty

Patrick Dougherty is a UNC alum and stick sculptor based in Chapel Hill. His work has been displayed at notable venues including the North Carolina Botanical Garden and the North Carolina Museum of Art. This month, he will be building a new structure outside the Ackland Art Museum.