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Bartlett Theater's Unorthodox <i>The Seagull</i> Flies Higher Than Any We've Seen

Bartlett Theater's Unorthodox The Seagull Flies Higher Than Any We've Seen

In Jonathan Bohun Brady’s imaginative outdoor staging, we visit four sites across the attractive grounds of a historic country house near the Eno River.

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In Straight White Men, Young Jean Lee Easily Slices Through Fatty Layers of Holiday Schmaltz

Theater The caustic drama is running at Sonorous Road Theatre in Raleigh through this weekend.

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Remembering Baba Chuck Davis, Legendary Voice of the African Dance Diaspora

Arts Feature Davis, who built a global dance legacy from right here in Durham, passed away at age eighty on Mother's Day.

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Luke Demarest's 3-D-Printed Computer Language Whispers of Faith, Doubt, and Other Deeply Human Affairs

Visual Art Demarest's exhibit Aibohphobia and the Reifier’s Schadenfreude has its opening reception at the Carrack Modern Art in Durham on Thursday evening.

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The Arsenio Hall Show Was Ahead of Its Time in Promoting Black Artists. Too Bad It's Still Ahead of Ours.

Arts Feature The host of a relatively short-lived but seminal talk show brings his stand-up comedy to Goodnights in Raleigh for four shows this weekend.

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Female Veterans of the Vietnam War Speak for Themselves in A Piece of My Heart

Theater The first play in Raleigh Little Theatre's "Women and War" series runs through May 21.

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Arts Access Flips the Standard Line on Artists with Disabilities by Celebrating the Art, Not the Disabilities

Arts Feature The Raleigh nonprofit launches a monthlong "Series of Fortunate Events," including visual art, theater, music, writing, and film, in May.

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A Series of Plays at Raleigh Little Theatre Challenges Outdated Ideas About Women in Combat

Theater The three-play "Women and War" series begins this weekend with A Piece of My Heart and continues though May with Downrange and Grounded.

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Assessing the Spring Shows from Durham Independent Dance Artists According to Its Implicit Vision of Dance Without Borders

Theater Catch up on DIDA's spring season with reviews of shows by Porter Witsell, Alyssa Noble and Allie Pfeffer, and The Department of Improvised Dance.

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The Drain on Main Is Only for the Rain. Durham Hired Artist Candy Carver to Remind Us.

Arts Feature To commemorate Creek Week, Carver painted a mural around the storm drain in front of Viceroy.

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Pugilism Gets Political in The Royale, a Cracking Dramatization of "The Fight of the Century"

Theater The play runs at Burning Coal Theatre Company in Raleigh through April 23.

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Revival Is an Intimate, Almost Voyeuristic Look at the Varieties of Religious Experience

Theater The original play runs at Ward Theatre in Durham through May 7.

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Cherry Vanilla's New Wave Adventures in the Sixties and Seventies Flavor Jaybird O'Berski's Jacques Brel Revue

Arts Feature The "muse" of O'Berski's Duke Theater Studies production reads from her memoir, Lick Me, on the show's Studio 54-inspired set.

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Through Journals and Kaleidoscopes, Catherine Edgerton Shines Healing Light on Mental Health and Addiction Challenges

Arts Feature Edgerton's exhibit Bottled Light has its opening reception at the Carrack this Friday.

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Durham's Jessamyn Stanley, Author of Every Body Yoga, on Conquering Self-Hate to Become a National Yoga-for-All Advocate

Lit Local We speak with Stanley on the eve of two Raleigh book-release events at Quail Ridge Books and N.C. State.

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Note that some details of Baba Chuck Davis's memorial services have been updated. We've updated the info box here to …

by Brian Howe, INDY managing editor for arts & culture on Remembering Baba Chuck Davis, Legendary Voice of the African Dance Diaspora (Arts Feature)

CELEBRATION OF LIFE SERVICES

Wake:
Friday, June 2, 1pm - 7pm
Fisher Memorial UHC - 420 E Piedmont Ave, …

by ladichel on Remembering Baba Chuck Davis, Legendary Voice of the African Dance Diaspora (Arts Feature)

Please post funeral arraignments.

by Margarita Martinez-Sheehan on Remembering Baba Chuck Davis, Legendary Voice of the African Dance Diaspora (Arts Feature)

Great article! We look forward to hosting the theater showcase at Raleigh Little Theatre

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Note that some details of Baba Chuck Davis's memorial services have been updated. We've updated the info box here to …

by Brian Howe, INDY managing editor for arts & culture on Remembering Baba Chuck Davis, Legendary Voice of the African Dance Diaspora (Arts Feature)

CELEBRATION OF LIFE SERVICES

Wake:
Friday, June 2, 1pm - 7pm
Fisher Memorial UHC - 420 E Piedmont Ave, …

by ladichel on Remembering Baba Chuck Davis, Legendary Voice of the African Dance Diaspora (Arts Feature)

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