Arts and Style

Arts and Style

The Fifth Annual Art of Cool Festival Takes Over Downtown This Fall

Hot can be cool, and cool can be hot, and each can be both. But hot or cool, man, jazz is jazz,” said the...

Our Q&A with The Carolina Theatre’s CEO/President

"I thought had brought us to the end of the Earth,” Rebecca Newton says of her first impression of Durham as a teenager...

Nasher’s Reflections Program Provides Welcoming Space for Visitors With Alzheimer’s

From a young age, I knew my grandparents loved the arts. I remember attending theater and orchestra performances with them in our small Florida...

Bull City-Born Rapper G Yamazawa Talks About His Anthem For Our City

George Masao Yamazawa Jr., or simply “G”, was born in Durham and raised by Japanese immigrant parents, George and Mayumi. He graduated from Jordan...

Our Chat With Podcaster and Comedian Jen Kirkman

Jen Kirkman wants you to know – she’s a human. Meaning: She might talk about female experiences, but she also might discuss general human...

Our Q&A with Comedian Lewis Black

Spoiler alert: The current state of things is not making Lewis Black, the comedian most associated with anger (that was even his character’s name...

8 Cool Classes for Adults

YOGA WITH GOATS Saturdays and Sundays, with the occasional weekday class Sure, you’ve done an outside yoga class, but Hux Family Farm adds the fauna to...

The Rusty Pipes: Retirees With a Penchant for Playing Music

When Kathy Silbiger retired from directing the Duke Institute of the Arts – what is today Duke Performances – in 2007, one of the...