Auditions will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5, for the upcoming radio re-creation of “Blackbeard’s Ghost and the Queen Ann’s Revenge” at WCU.
A seance gone wrong sets up a collision between the ghost of a mystery writer’s first wife and his new wife in a theatrical classic being presented at WCU’s Hoey Auditorium.
WCU’s School of Stage and Screen will launch its Josefina Niggli New Works Reading Series with staged readings of Katya Stanislavskaya’s “Resident Alien” on Saturday and Sunday.
The presentation of “David Holt’s State of Music ― Live” will include Rhiannon Giddens of the Carolina Chocolate Drops and award-winning bluegrass favorites Balsam Range.
The Western Carolina University Wind Ensemble will present its first concert of the fall semester at the John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 27. It is free and open to the public.
The Asheville Lyric Opera’s production of the two-act comic opera will feature Jackson County native Regina Davis van der Eijk as lead soprano and portraying the young Rosina.
The Steep Canyon Rangers will be performing songs from their top-selling album “Radio” when they visit campus to present a membership drive concert for WCU’s Friends of the Arts.
The Western Carolina University School of Music will host a recital of cello and piano music on Thursday, Oct. 22.
Western Carolina University’s School of Music will present a recital featuring Bradley Ulrich, professor of trumpet, performing music written for him by fellow faculty member Bruce Frazier at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 20.
Cynthia Leibrock, an award-winning author and interior designer, will deliver a public lecture titled “Residential Design for Health and Longevity” during a visit on the WCU campus.