Tag: Dance

B-Boys (and girls) at the Hop

B-Boys (and girls) at the Hop

In what has become quite a popular show at the Hop, the B-boys were back, along with young students and volunteers from the audience. The moves were fresh, the sneakers squeaked, and the arms crossed in defiance and challenge.

REIGN @The Marketplace Restaurant, Asheville

REIGN @The Marketplace Restaurant, Asheville

The Marketplace Restaurant on Wall Street in downtown Asheville plays host to a new monthly late-night event called REIGN. Inspired by a photograph Image Asheville photographer Micah Mackenzie posted on facebook,  and prompting discussions with PUSH Productions’ Sonia Hendrix, Asheville local, Amanda Swafford, and Marketplace Owner/ Chef, William Dissen, REIGN has evolved into an open collective. Participation […]

Zombie Prom 2012

Zombie Prom 2012

Ashtoberfest, the same undead people that have thrown the Zombie Walk since 2006 held a prom last night at the 1 Stop in downtown Asheville on Saturday night.  The event was a fundraiser fo this fall’s walk, and was well attended.  It also served as perfect after party for GeekOut 2012.   Besides undead dancers, […]

{Re}Happening 2012

{Re}Happening 2012

One of the things I really love about living in Asheville is its wonderful arts community, which encompasses everything from street performance, freak festivals and circus cabaret to artisan crafts to fine arts and opera. I have never felt more immersed in a vibrant arts culture, and the great thing is that all the events […]

Old Time Music and Dance at Swannanoa Gathering

Old Time Music and Dance at Swannanoa Gathering

It’s Old time music and dance week at the Swannanoa Gathering. This summer-long exploration of folk music traditions features workshops, classes, dances,  jam sessions and performances.  This week classes and performances focussed on “Old Time Music” and included folk storytelling, clogging and traditional mountain music. Wednesday’s performance was followed by a square dance, called by […]

The Bboy Massacre

The Bboy Massacre

Bboy crews from around the Southeast gathered Saturday night on the ground floor of Asheville’s Masonic Temple to battle it out for a chance to win an all expenses paid ticket to New York where they will represent their region in an official BBoy Massacre.   Contact photographer before downloading images or for licensing in […]