Valentine’s Day has the power to inspire a variety of emotions in people. For some it can be one of the most meaningful and romantic days of the year, while to others it’s simply another opportunity for the capitalist system to take people’s money.
The Carolina Theatre will host the Nevermore Film Festival this Valentine’s Day weekend—forgoing mushy romance films for something a bit more macabre.
“It’s been very interesting to try to figure out how to develop this style,” Sipp said. “We’ve been in the process of developing a style that we can’t watch anybody else around here do.”
An upcoming exhibition in the Duke Power Plant Gallery is more than just something pretty to look at.
On Dec. 11, Durham staple and concert venue The Pinhook celebrated its seventh birthday, firmly rooting the bar and entertainment space as a cherished spot in the community. But the milestone masked a sadder truth: the bar’s owner, Kym Register, had just recently learned that she owed over $80,000 in taxes that her accountant and book-keeper had missed.
Over the holiday break, Durham residents will have the opportunity to experience groundbreaking performances from halfway across the world. “Berlin Durham”, taking place from Dec.
For anyone who’s seen The Rocky Horror Picture Show, it’s obvious from the beginning scene that it’s unlike any other musical film.
French-Chilean hip hop artist Ana Tijoux is coming to Motorco Thursday as part of Duke Performances’ semester-long hip-hop programming. Tijoux is known globally for her Latin-American hip hop style and political lyrics.
A typical day for comedian Steven Wright often involves a trip to the "Louie" set to offer his advice as a consulting producer and now a co-producer. But Wright began his career as a comedian with a trademark style that resonated with audiences. He comes to the Carolina Theatre this Saturday to regale audiences with his stand-up work. The Chronicle's Elizabeth Djinis spoke with Wright about how he became a comedian, how he developed his audience and what he's doing now. The Chronicle: Tell me about your work on Louie. Steven Wright: I’m a co-producer now.
Time flies when you're brewing beer. Fullsteam Brewery in Durham is celebrating its five-year anniversary this week with celebrations and throwbacks to pints of the past. Over the three-day shindig—“Five Years of Brewing, Three Days of Awesome—patrons can engage in a lip-sync battle, Fullsteam trivia, live DJ, a hoedown, a pumpkin spice recipe competition.
This past weekend was the sixth year of Hopscotch, a three-day music festival in Raleigh with 120 bands you’ve never heard of, six bands you think you’ve kind of heard of, and like, two totally sick bands you’re absolutely in love with. If you didn’t know, the fest is pretty cool because it isn’t an all-day thing—the headliners come on first, sometime in the early evening, then everyone splits off to a bunch of different club venues to see those six bands they’ve kind of heard of.
Carrboro resident Adria Molotsky was celebrating a special occasion on Sunday: her first food truck rodeo in Durham.
South Korean born American artist Misoo Filan's artwork is currently being showcased at the exhibition "Inner Struggles Fought on Paper" at the Durham Art Council until September 13.
Carolina Theatre’s Retro Film Series In daily routes from class to class, it’s easy to feel projected into an earlier era; the looming Chapel and Gothic facades create a feeling of being in the Middle Ages.