Archive for Tag Archives: ' Theatre'

Dollywood: Open For 2017

“If you see someone without a smile, give them yours.” —Dolly Parton Adults-oriented amusements abound, including a new thrill: “Drop Line.” By Hope S. Philbrick A few years ago, before I’d ever set foot in the [...]

The City of Conversation

Atlanta premiere of the off-Broadway smash hit at Horizon Theatre Company May 20-June 26, 2016. The Off-Broadway smash hit The City of Conversation, a rousing story of a political family over three decades of change by [...]

Fashionable Romance at Biltmore Estate

Award-winning costumes on display at America’s biggest house in Asheville, North Carolina. By Hope S. Philbrick How tiny is Meryl Streep? This is just one of the many questions you can find the answers to while [...]

Don Gibson Theatre

Shelby, North Carolina celebrates music legend, hosts nationally touring acts. By Hope S. Philbrick The Don Gibson Theatre is housed in a historic Art Deco movie house that was built in 1939. It now stages performances [...]

Mount Airy, North Carolina

Andy Griffith’s Hometown By Hope S. Philbrick Whether you’re a diehard fan of The Andy Griffith Show or have only caught snippets of reruns while channel surfing, visit actor Andy Griffith’s birthplace and childhood home town—which [...]

The Toxic Avenger

‘A Monster of a Musical Comedy.’ Off-Broadway hit opens Horizon’s 2016 season; on stage now through March 13. Kicking off Horizon’s 2016 season, The Toxic Avenger, winner of the Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Off-Broadway [...]

The Full Monty

Atlanta Lyric Theatre’s production of “The Full Monty” hits the stage February 12-28, 2016. Get a discount on tickets! It may be cold outside but things are heating up for Atlanta Lyric Theatre’s new production of [...]


Dolly Parton’s theme park in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. By Hope S. Philbrick “Are you a Dolly Parton fan?” asks the therapist massaging my back at The Spa at Dollywood’s DreamMore Resort. I answer: “How could you [...]

Dolly Parton’s Dixie Stampede Dinner Attraction

It’s the North Pole versus the South Pole during Christmas season performances. By Hope S. Philbrick As the lights dim throughout the 35,000 square foot arena, signaling the show is about to begin, my host dining [...]

Romeo & Juliet

Shakespeare’s tragic love story to hit the stage in Roswell, Georgia. Georgia Ensemble Theatre, North Fulton’s only professional theatre company, will perform the greatest love story ever told, Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare. Audiences will [...]

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