Arts and Entertainment

Arts and Entertainment

 |  Written by Madeline Mayer  |  0

On Monday, April 10 from 7 – 9 p.m. in the UC Illusions room a small, warm concert was provided by country singersongwriter Austin Moody. Moody travelled to Western Carolina University from Johnson City, Tennessee which is a mountain away from Nashville. He had never been to Western Carolina but greatly enjoyed it.

 |  Written by Madeline Smith  |  0

Thursday, April 27:

• Thirsty Thursdays happens every Thursday at City Lights Café in Sylva - $3.25 Local Tap Beers, $3 Bottles, $4 Wines by the Glass, $5.95 for Local Flights - 5, 6 ounce pours. For more information, please call 838-587-2233.

• The Write Ones, an Adult Creative Writing Group, will meet at the Jackson County Public Library from 6-7 p.m.

 |  Written by Madeline Moore  |  0

From April 5 through 9, Western Carolina University’s School of Stage and Screen performed a production of “Hair.” Terrence Mann, professor of Musical Theater at Western Carolina, directed the musical. In addition, Ashlee Wasmund, WCU’s Dance Program coordinator, was the choreographer and Katya Stanislavskaya, director of Western Carolina’s Musical Theater Program, organized musical direction.

 |  Written by Jake Browning  |  0

Western Carolina University recently hosted its fifteenth annual Spring Literary Festival. The festival, organized by the English Department and Professor Pamela Duncan, is Cullowhee’s biggest event of the year for showcasing the work of authors and poets from all around the country, with a particular focus on Appalachian writers. This year was especially notable for featuring Billy Collins, who served as Poet Laureate of the United States from 2001 to 2003.