At Story Slam, a reading of Imani Harrington’s new play "Cut In The Blood/Ashes to Dust."
New play explores race/ethnicity
In the Blood theater production
In the Blood is a theater version of the classic American novel, The Scarlet Letter. The play centers around a woman named Hester La Negita, who lives under a bridge in the ghetto of Anywhere, USA.
Enjoy opera music with Opera Ventura
Opera Carolina will host Opera Ventura, an event that will bring together opera lovers to enjoy live opera music, appetizers, cheese and wine.
Soul Revived Jazzy Holiday Reception
The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts and Culture will celebrate its 35th anniversary with a seventies themed gala.
Gospel concert to benefit nonprofit group
The Nov. 20 concert will feature some of the Qcity’s top gospel artists and will benefit the group To Serve With Love Ministries.
A performance to uplift black youth
Marina Thomas, known as Marina the Poet, will be featuring an encore presentation of "Black Diamonds and Pearls: Rise Up and Shine!" at UNC Charlotte.
CPCC Geek Festival
CPCC will hold its 6th annual Geek Festival to dicuss innovations and career oppotunities in technology. It will hosts several Key Note Speakers as well as activities, contests and door prizes.
NAACP to hold key meeting
The meeting will mark the start of a membership drive and a “Faith Leaders for Justice” prayer vigil.
Step Afrika! steps out
Step Afrika!, the world’s first professional step dance group, will perform at the Wachovia Playhouse as a part of the Children’s Theater of Charlotte.
Ethnic BBQ Tour
The Levine Museum of the New South will host a bus tour of Charlotte’s best ethnic-style BBQ retsurants.
Sherri Shepherd is looking for love
The single mother says her new man has to have good credit and a sense of humor.
Naomi Campbell sued by fragrance company
The queen of the catwalk heads back to court.
Thursday night poetry slam
Respect Da Mic, a nationally ranked poetry slam team based in Charlotte, will perform Thursday, Oct. 29 at Story Slam!
Study skills workshop
Macie Caldwell Consulting Services is offering a study skills workshop for middle and high school students.
The show we missed
By Lashawnda K. Becoats
Movie Review: If the new Michael Jackson film offers a clue, fans may have missed his most thrilling concert performance ever.