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Dreamfest

Cary Dreamfest Connects Civil Rights Movement to Present Day

Cary, NC – For almost 30 years, the Town of Cary has celebrated the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. But as the event returns for 2019, it has grown from remembering King and the Civil Rights movement to reflecting on its impact on the present day and how these topics are still relevant. Read more

Kwanzaa

Photos: Cary Kwanzaa 2018

Cary, NC – For the past 24 years, the Ujima Group, Inc. has held its annual Kwanzaa Celebration, partnering with the Town of Cary. We got photos from the event’s ceremonies, speeches and musical performances.  Read more

Cary Players

Cary Players Perform Twist on A Christmas Carol

Cary, NC – All of us know the story of “A Christmas Carol,” and if called upon, we think we could put on a simple show of the classic Dickens tale. That’s what the characters think in the latest Cary Players performance, but obstacles mount in this mix of comedy, musical and emotional drama and they find themselves quickly in over their heads. Read more

Concert Singers of Cary

Concert Singers of Cary Ring in Season with Holiday Pops

Cary, NC – With Winter and the holidays coming fast, the Concert Singers of Cary will help put music fans in the mood with a collection of well-known Christmas songs, iconic movie soundtracks and even some lesser-known songs to match the time of year at their upcoming Cary concert. Read more

Cary Players

Cary Players Bring Colorful Musical to Stage

Cary, NC – Over the next two weekends, the Cary Players will be performing the classic musical “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” at the Cary Arts Center, mixing all of the musicals various styles with both its comedy and its heart. Read more

Bobbi Hopp

Cary Photographic Artists Founder Honored with Plaque

Cary, NC – Only two Cary artists are remembered with plaques in the artist’s circle in front of the Cary Arts Center. This Thursday, April 26, 2018, that second plaque was unveiled as Bobbi Hopp was honored for her service to the Cary arts community. Read more

Cary Players

Cary Players’ Plaza Suite Blends Relatable Couples with Comedy

Cary, NC – Neil Simon’s “Plaza Suite” has long been a celebrated play and movie for its comedic look at dysfunctional relationships. In the Cary Players’ new production, that same comedy and message comes through, even after 50 years. Read more

Nazim Hikmet Poetry Festival

Nâzim Hikmet Celebrated in 10th Cary Poetry Festival

Cary, NC – For many years, Cary has been the epicenter for celebrating Turkish poet, playwright and activist Nâzim Hikmet with a poetry competition and readings. Now in its 10th year, the annual celebration and festival will stretch to multiple days to introduce people to different facets of poetry. Read more

Cary Players

Cary Comedy Highlights Key Romantic Moments

Cary, NC – In time for Valentine’s Day, the Cary Players will be performing the romantic comedy “Almost, Maine” with several romantic vignettes that everyone can find relatable. Read more

Concert Singers of Cary Celebrate Director’s Retirement with Upcoming Show

Cary, NC – For more than 20 years, Larry Speakman has led the Concert Singers of Cary as their artistic director and founding conductor. Now, Speakman is retiring and will conduct one last show later this October. Read more