• By Dan Cava  July 21, 2016 This week only, If/Then hits the Belk Theater stage as a part of Blumenthal Performing Arts flagship Broadway Lights series. The musical’s audacious structure, thoughtful themes, and standout performances make it very easy to recommend, even if the story’s...

  • By Bryan Archilla  July 7, 2016 Vir Das is one of the most recognizable names in India’s entertainment industry. He made his debut into the Bollywood industry in 2006 with the film Badmash Compa and since then has been in over ten films. Most people...

  • By Courtney Williams June 26, 2016 I’ll be the first to admit that I don’t know all that much about David Bowie. I do have a favorite Bowie song (Heroes), and I’ve seen Labyrinth, but I’m just not exceptionally familiar with the majority of his...

  • By Erin Maddrey March 21, 2016 When I was younger, I was a studio trained, competition and recital-loving dancer. Sequins, red lips, and attitude were my M.O. It was mandatory to take ballet at my studio if you wanted to be a troupe dancer, but...

  • By Alison Tracy February 25, 2016 David Cross is easily one of the biggest names in comedy today, but it didn’t come without years of work on the road and stealing the show in smaller roles on-screen. If you ask most people about Arrested Development,...

  • By Alison Tracy  February 16, 2016 Let’s talk about what you don’t know about Carlos Mencia. Carlos Mencia is a Honduran immigrant who’s been a comedian for over 25 years. He’s been grinding away in comedy clubs longer than some millennials have been alive. His...

  • By Stephanie Harris February 11, 2016 Hopefully when you bought your tickets to The Book of Mormon, appearing at the Belk Theater later this month, you weren’t purchasing in hopes of seeing a panel of renowned leaders from the Latter Day Saints discuss religion. If...

  • By Katie Jenkins February 5, 2016 Author Roald Dahl sends his young protagonists on magical, and often dangerous, adventures to overcome their dark circumstances. In addition to Matilda, his iconic children’s books include Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, James and the Giant Peach, and The...

  • By Lo’Vonia Parks  January 13, 2016 Minneapolis-based artist Preston Drum returns to the city of his birth to mount his most ambitious work to date. “Home Comings and Goings” is a fully immersive and interactive viewer experience featuring painting, sculpture, video and sound collaborations with...

  • By CLTure January 12, 2015 The old Goodyear Tire building uptown has been taken over by a myriad of artists and vendors over the past six months. On January 17th a host of female creators will be added to that roster. Produced by local dancers...