Surreal Sirkus Returns to Pack Square for October Performance

Experience the mesmerizing revival of The Surreal Sirkus as Asheville's treasured performance art troupe brings back its unique blend of experimental theater, live music, and circus arts to reignite the creative magic of the city in the 13th Surreal Sirkus Arts Festival at Pack Square Park.

Pippin & Hamlet: The Requiem Are Sinister & Sumptuous

These two very different productions are both intensely immersive and delightfully dark.

Bluegrass Star Dan Tyminski Helps Headline LEAF

The LEAF Global Arts Festival on Oct. 19-22 has assorted musical styles including a very distinguished bluegrass artist.

Tryon Little Theater: 75th Season Opener

75 years is a long time to enthrall audiences, and over the years Tryon Little Theater (TLT) has provided the community with a broad range of comedies, dramas, and musicals — as well as the beloved Tryon Summer Youth Theater productions. On September 28, at the Tryon Fine Arts Center, Tryon Little Theater’s production of […]

The Tempest Takes Montford by Storm & the Appalachian Playwriting Festival!

From The Tempest's epic opening musical number, we in the audience were swept away by ludicrous, charming, and sometimes heartbreaking characters.

“Hamlet: The Requiem” Promises a Tour de Force Original Retelling

Shakespeare & Friends presents 'Hamlet: The Requiem,' a captivating adaptation of William Shakespeare's classic tragedy, offering a fresh take on the timeless tale while maintaining the poetic genius of the Bard, with a shortened duration, minimalist staging, and innovative storytelling, featuring a powerful performance by Hillary Fleming in the iconic role of Hamlet, all while creating an intimate connection between the audience and the world of the play.

Upcoming Season Announced by Brevard Philharmonic

Maestro James Fellenbaum recently announced the season's programs for the Brevard Philharmonic. A number of subscription concert packages are being offered—with 4 tickets, 5 tickets or 6 tickets with attractive discounts.

Hilarity & Mayhem in Black Comedy and Spamalot!

Experience the uproarious hilarity and impressive performances in two theater productions: Peter Shaffer's Black Comedy at Parkway Playhouse, where physical comedy takes center stage in a unique darkened setting, and Monty Python's Spamalot at HART Theatre, a zany musical adaptation of the iconic film full of witty dialogue, absurd characters, and dazzling dance numbers.

Asheville Symphony’s Free Symphony in the Park

The Asheville Symphony kicks off its 2023-2024 season on Sunday, August 27, 2023, at 7:00 p.m. with the third annual Symphony in the Park concert in downtown Asheville’s Pack Square Park. The entire community is invited to this free event, and each year over 7,000 people from across Western North Carolina join to enjoy this […]

Every Brilliant Thing Is Moving & Hilarious!

Every Brilliant Thing is an emotional roller coaster of a one-woman show, but that one woman is Erin McCarson. Utilizing her seasoned skills in both drama and comedy, she conducts the ride beautifully. Applying just the right amount of levity as we are coming off a hairpin turn of sorrow and taking us to joyous […]