Arts

Because of COVID-19 and social distancing regulations, theaters and concert halls are closed across most of the country. Here in the Cape Fear region all music venues, theaters, and galleries are shuttered. So painters and musicians are going virtual. WHQR visits with one artist who’s doing both.

Everybody Knows runs from Monday, March 25 thru Wednesday, March 27. It screens Monday to Wednesday at 7pm with an additional screening on Wednesday at 4pm in Thalian Hall’s Main Theatre.

Cinematique Presents: "Beatriz at Dinner"

Jul 21, 2017

Monday, August 7 - Wednesday, August 9

Thalian Hall Main Stage Theatre

Monday - Wednesday at 7pm, Wednesday at 4pm

Moon men, the Mercury, and Mayhem. CFCC Drama presents War of Worlds featuring WHQR’s own George Scheibner at the Humanities and Fine Arts Center Studio Theater, for one night only, October 30th at 8pm.  

You can listen to the broadcast on WHQR 91.3 FM--just remember to keep your wits about you; it’s only a play!

This broadcast of CoastLine originally aired on August 27, 2014. 

How does art for art’s sake impact a child’s developmentand is there a way to incorporate the arts as a vehicle for teaching other disciplines?  

Imaginary Theatre Company presents Venus in Fur by David Ives.  Director Lee Lowrimore and actress Anna Stromberg tell us about this daring, erotic, mysterious comic drama.  It stars Anna Stromberg and Mike O’Neill.

The show opens this week at Cape Fear Playhouse, 613 Castle Street.  It runs Thursday-Saturday at 8 and Sunday at 3 through June 23.  Tickets at BigDawgProductions.org

South Carolina Governor Cuts Arts Funding

Jul 17, 2012
© Jorge Royan / http://www.royan.com.ar / CC-BY-SA-3.0

A veto by South Carolina’s Governor cuts funding for the arts.   WHQR’s Andrew Jarachovic explains how the cuts may impact cultural events in the state.