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‘Kinky Boots’ takes sass, creativity to high-heeled heights

‘Kinky Boots’ takes sass, creativity to high-heeled heights

Harvey Fierstein and Cyndi Lauper’s “Kinky Boots” took flair and passion to a new level as part of the Blumenthal Performing Arts PNC Broadway Lights series. The show brought humor,… Read more »

Lightwire illuminates classic stories at Wingate’s Batte Center

Lightwire illuminates classic stories at Wingate’s Batte Center

The magic of live theater usually starts in the dark. In productions of New Orleans-based Lightwire Theater, the lights stay off. As the audience’s eyes acclimate to the darkness, 3D… Read more »

A&E Notes: March 13 to 19, 2015

A&E Notes: March 13 to 19, 2015

Charlotte Museum of History to host Women’s History Tea CHARLOTTE – The Charlotte Museum of History will host a Women’s History Tea on March 22, a Sunday, at 4 p.m…. Read more »

Opera Carolina’s ‘Hansel and Gretel’ is a sweet treat

Opera Carolina’s ‘Hansel and Gretel’ is a sweet treat

If you think about the original Grimm Brothers’ fairytale, “Hansel and Gretel,” it’s pretty terrifying. Children who eat too much are stranded in the forest to die, when a witch… Read more »

Joseph dreams in color at Charlotte’s theater

Joseph dreams in color at Charlotte’s theater

“Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” took Charlotte’s theater scene by fluorescent storm. The musical is a modern telling of the biblical story, found in the Book of Genesis, “Joseph… Read more »

Matchmaking and modern love

Matchmaking and modern love

If this season of love finds you single and frustrated with the dating scene, you are not alone. Whether weary (or leery) of online dating or out of prospects, some… Read more »

Phantom’s Music of the Night enchants Charlotte

Phantom’s Music of the Night enchants Charlotte

Unlike its namesake character, “The Phantom of the Opera” crashed onto Charlotte’s scene last week without even the guise of subtlety. Billboards have advertised the arrival of Andrew Lloyd Weber’s… Read more »

REVIEW– The Illusionists: Witness the Impossible

REVIEW– The Illusionists: Witness the Impossible

The Illusionists: Witness the Impossible tour is making its way through Charlotte and leaving amazed audiences in its wake. Seven magicians make up the Illusionists and complement each other’s various… Read more »

Learn rock, Rachmaninoff at Ballantyne School of Music

Learn rock, Rachmaninoff at Ballantyne School of Music

Kelly Massaro didn’t always realize her daughter, Paolina, was musically gifted. “When Paolina was a baby, she had colic and screamed all the time,” Massaro said. “Now I know she… Read more »

A&E Notes: Jan. 23 to 29, 2015

A&E Notes: Jan. 23 to 29, 2015

Carolina Voices to hold auditions Jan. 24 for MainStage Choir Carolina Voices, Charlotte’s volunteer choral arts organization, will hold auditions for its MainStage Choir on Saturday, Jan. 24, from 1… Read more »