Music of the Carpenters to come to life April 26 at WCU’s Bardo Center

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The music of one of America’s top-selling duos of all time, the Carpenters, will come to life as Western Carolina University’s John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center plays host to “We’ve Only Just Begun: Carpenters Remembered” on Sunday, April 26.

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By Scott On Saturday, April 4th, 2015
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Park to host “Music in the Mountains” Festival

  Great Smoky Mountains National Park will hold its eleventh annual “Music of the Mountains” celebration Friday, April 17 through Sunday, April 19. The event tells the story of music in the Southern Appalachians through its diverse history by letting visitors experience a variety of music that was played in the region or represents Old-Time […]

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By Scott On Thursday, April 2nd, 2015
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WCU production of ‘Peter Pan’ April 16-19 to feature special flying effects

The Western Carolina University School of Stage and Screen will close its 2014-15 Mainstage season with a high-flying production of the J.M Barrie classic “Peter Pan: The Boy Who Would Not Grow Up.”

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By Scott On Friday, March 27th, 2015
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Tribal member named NACF director of programs

In a national search, the Native Arts and Cultures Foundation has selected Francene Blythe, an EBCI tribal member, to succeed as director of programs.

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By Scott On Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015
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Jack Hanna bringing show to Harrah’s Cherokee

Jack Hanna is bringing his Into the Wild Live show to Harrah’s Cherokee Event Center on Saturday, June 13.

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By Scott On Tuesday, February 24th, 2015
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Jay Leno to play Harrah’s Cherokee

Jay Leno is scheduled to play the Harrah’s Cherokee Event Center on Saturday, May 30 at 7:30pm.

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By Scott On Friday, February 20th, 2015
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Boston to play Harrah’s Cherokee

Boston is set to play Harrah’s Cherokee Event Center on Friday, May 22.

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By Scott On Monday, February 16th, 2015
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Merle Haggard to play Harrah’s Cherokee in June

Classic country icon Merle Haggard returns to Cherokee for one night, at Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort, on Saturday, June 6.

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By Scott On Friday, February 13th, 2015
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New Journal of Cherokee Studies released by Museum

The new Journal of Cherokee Studies has just been released by the Museum of the Cherokee Indian.

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By Scott On Monday, February 9th, 2015
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WCU School of Music faculty to present Feb. 19 recital

Three members of the faculty of Western Carolina University’s School of Music will present a recital at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 19, in the recital hall of WCU’s Coulter Building.