The Lost Shepherd

The Lost Shepherd By Brian Watkins Theater fans of the Triad should take note of a great production for late March in Winston Salem. The Lost Shepherd is a musical drama that tells the fictional story of a shepherd’s quest to find the Messiah, weaving an inspiring story that is meaningful for all ages. Through the eyes of the shepherd’s journey visitors will see classic New Testament stories come to life with phenomenal acting and a cast of over 150 actors. “This story is told in a beautiful mix of music, acting, and staging,” says Lynn Messick, Music Director at
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A Year-Round Taste of Local Goodness at the Triad Farmers Market

A Year-Round Taste of Local Goodness at the Triad Farmers Market Visiting the local Farmers Market is a popular weekend outing during summer months, but what many Triad residents may not know is that several of the regular merchants offer year-round products that are definitely worth a sample. The best thing about the Farmers Market is the fresh, local products that you just can’t find anywhere else. In this spirit we wanted to highlight four of these all-year merchants found in the Market Shoppe every weekend (and in some cases during the week). Cedar Hill Farms has been in the
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Twin City Stage Presents: Pride and Prejudice

Twin City Stage Presents: Pride and Prejudice Twin City Stage will present Pride and Prejudice, opening on Friday, February 6, at the Arts Council Theatre, 610 Coliseum Drive in Winston-Salem.  Additional performances will be held February 7-8 & 12-15.  Thursday, Friday and Saturday performances are at 8 pm, and Sunday matinees are at 2 pm.  Tickets are $25 for adults and $22 for seniors and students.  Group discounts are available.  The box office opens to the public on Monday, January 26 at 12 noon and is open Monday through Friday from noon-5:30 pm.  Call (336) 725-4001 for tickets. Finding a
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Looking for a Different Way to Celebrate Valentine’s Day?

Looking for a Different Way to Celebrate Valentine’s Day? By Sara E. Butner That special someone in your life deserves a truly special Valentine’s Day – but where do you begin? The Triad is overflowing with creative, sometimes offbeat events for couples and families to celebrate the holiday. The popular paint-your-own-pottery studio The Mad Platter, located in Greensboro, offers its annual Valentine’s Date Night special on Saturday, Feb. 14. From 5-10 p.m., you can enjoy a relaxing evening of painting pottery with your sweetheart. The studio offers a choice of unfinished pottery pieces, which you can paint in your choice
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