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Great Smokies Writing Program plans workshops
Local writers will again have the opportunity to hone their skills with UNC Asheville's Great Smokies Writing Program workshops in poetry and prose beginning in February.
TRAC studio tour begins
The Toe River Arts Council hosts its annual free Holiday Studio Tour, noon-4 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Dec. 8. More than 100 artists, craftspeople and galleries in Mitchell and Yancey counties will open their doors to visitors for a weekend of art, craft and conversation.
Great Smokies Writing Program Announces Spring 2014 Workshops
Local writers will have the opportunity to hone their skills with UNC Asheville's Great Smokies Writing Program workshops in poetry and prose.
Mulan as preformed by the parkway playhouse theater
The 2013 cast of "Pirates of Penzance" preform their 15 minutes of their play to compete in the Junior Theater Festival.
Asheville's Ira B. Jones gets ready for 'Aladdin Jr.'
Elementary students in Mitchell and Yancey counties got an entertaining lesson in science recently when Asheville's Bright Star Theatre performed at Greenlee, Deyton and Burnsville elementary schools, combining science with art in educational and hilarious interpretations.
Family-friendly theater:'Christmas With Santa'
This weekend, give the kids a taste of theater. Saturdays at Asheville Community Theatre returns this weekend, with a performance at 10 a.m. Nov. 16. Bright Star Touring Theatre headlines ACT's Saturday family series with "Christmas With Santa," a comedy in which two elves have misplaced most of Santa's presents.
Madison trooper back on patrol
Trooper Matt Mitchell flashed a quick smile when he considered the pounds he has put on since suffering a serious roadside accident, all of it during a long, grueling recovery.