When Paperhand’s 2018 show, “In the Heart of the Fire,” opens at the Forest Theatre in Chapel Hill, it’ll be the 19th time that unlikely, oversized puppets tell a story in “the language of dreams.” Here’s how it all happens.
Durham playwright Howard Craft won't eat goats but he did sign them up to eradicate a poison ivy infestation that made his Durham, North Carolina, backyard look like a location for reality TV show "Survivor."
Tarish Pipkins has performed with Missy Elliott and Paperhand Puppet Intervention. This weekend the Chapel Hill puppeteer brings "Just Another Lynching: An American Horror Story" to the ArtsCenter in Carrboro.
Pollstar and Billboard ranked the Durham Performing Arts Center as the fourth most successful performance venue of its size and type in sales and attendance in the publications’ industry rankings for 2017 and Venues Today ranked it fifth
“I do all kinds of humanities programs,” said Jenny Levine, director of humanities and adult programs for the library. “This is a performance, and it’s a huge part of the Durham community now. And it raises awareness for the library.”
North Carolina native Ali Reza Farahnakian’s The PIT Chapel Hill will fill the space at 462 W. Franklin St. left vacant when DSI Comedy founder and owner Zach Ward stepped down amid online allegations of sexual harassment, assault and favoritism.