Interview with Lois Lowry (THE GIVER, NUMBER THE STARS) on THE BIRTHDAY BALL

Two-time Newbery winner Lois Lowry talks about her latest book, THE BIRTHDAY BALL.

Rick Remender on X-FORCE

C2E2: Remender’s New X-FORCE Tries to Prevent An Apocalypse   Among the myriad X-teams, X-Force has always stood for something edgier, whether it’s the Cable-led team of soldiers, the fame-seeking mutant TV stars, or the team of black ops led by Wolverine. This summer, Wolverine will head another all-new X-Force charged with a deadly mission: […]

Theater Review: Rodgers and Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA at NC Theatre

NC Theatre’s Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella  by Zack Smith Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella NC Theatre Through April 18 North Carolina Theatre’s production of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella adapts a play with a complicated history. Originally produced as a live TV musical in 1957 with Julie Andrews, it was produced again for TV with Lesley Ann […]

Theater Review: OUR TOWN at Raleigh Little Theatre

Raleigh Little Theatre’s Our Town  by Zack Smith Our Town Raleigh Little Theatre Through April 25 The shadows seem to be creeping into Grover’s Corners in Raleigh Little Theatre’s production of Thornton Wilder’s seminal Our Town. There’s always been an elegiac quality to Wilder’s work, but it’s often overshadowed by the play’s sense of nostalgia. […]