Arts

SUMMER THEATRE: There is not a Bad Seat in the House!

Story by Norwood Walker Photographs by Dianna Allen Portrait Design Already attracting the attention of people in and beyond Halifax County, in the summer of 2010, after much preparation, sweat, fund-raising, a new program was launched: SUMMER THEATRE.  The first season consisted of the plays Dames at Sea, Annie, and All Night Strut.  Thus, Professional Summer Musical Theatre came to ...

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Blast from the Past – 2012 – Phillip Holeman

I love visiting our advertising customers, you never know what you'll learn! I stopped in at the office of Mary Bennett Houston DDS just to say hello. The office manager, Wendy Holeman greeted me with a warm, bright, white smile; another great advertisement for the doctor 😉 We had a great chat about their ad for the upcoming issue then we ...

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Kirby Theater Mural Project Nears Completion

Story by Norwood Walker That one lonely mural on the Reams Avenue side of the outside brick wall of the Kirby in downtown Roxboro is about to find a new home.  As part of the Outdoor Art Project of Roxboro, 4 new murals are being prepared to hang on the brick façade of the Kirby facing Reams Avenue.  The Public ...

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Curry Wilkinson Pottery

Creating Beauty from Earth, Imagination and Fire Story by Chris Faircloth Cole, Craig, Owen, Auman, Loy, Busbee, Craven, Chrisco, Lisk. To North Carolina pottery lovers and collectors, these names are the holy grail of a tradition born of necessity and beauty that spans generations in our state. For over two centuries, North Carolina has been home to some of the ...

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