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So You Think You Can Dance Live! arrives at Asheville’s US Cellular Center on Nov. 6

So You Think You Can Dance Live! arrives at Asheville’s US Cellular Center on Nov. 6

The touring show features contestants from Season 15 of the popular television show.

by October 9, 2018 0 comments Asheville events
‘Dirty Dancing’ remake filmed around Asheville to air May 24 on ABC

‘Dirty Dancing’ remake filmed around Asheville to air May 24 on ABC

The “Dirty Dancing” remake stars Abigail Breslin as Baby and Colt Prattes as Johnny.

by January 11, 2017 0 comments Asheville film, feature
At High Hampton Inn, hidden WNC mountain gem shines in ‘Dirty Dancing’ spotlight

At High Hampton Inn, hidden WNC mountain gem shines in ‘Dirty Dancing’ spotlight

The old lodge is getting new attention after serving as a location for filming of the television remake of “Dirty Dancing.”

by October 7, 2016 0 comments Asheville features, feature
Geek Out 2016 returns Aug. 12-13 at New Mountain AVL

Geek Out 2016 returns Aug. 12-13 at New Mountain AVL

The annual fan arts festival has a little bit of everything, from cosplay and Pokemon searching, to local music.

by August 8, 2016 0 comments Asheville events
Former WLOS anchor/reporter Russ Bowen set to return to N.C. television news station

Former WLOS anchor/reporter Russ Bowen set to return to N.C. television news station

Bowen will be co-anchoring WNCN’s morning and mid-day newscasts in Raleigh.

by February 13, 2016 3 comments Asheville News
GeekOut 2015: Costumes, celebs, games, programming at UNC Asheville June 6-7

GeekOut 2015: Costumes, celebs, games, programming at UNC Asheville June 6-7

The event celebrates all aspects of pop culture, from film and TV to costuming and comics.

by June 4, 2015 6 comments Asheville events
New TV production gets $4 million in N.C. funding to film in WNC: Could it be ‘Dirty Dancing’ remake?

New TV production gets $4 million in N.C. funding to film in WNC: Could it be ‘Dirty Dancing’ remake?

Let the filming begin!

by April 7, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
Wilmywood Daily: ‘Dirty Dancing’ television remake to be filmed in Asheville area

Wilmywood Daily: ‘Dirty Dancing’ television remake to be filmed in Asheville area

The 1987 original was filmed around Lake Lure and spawned a long and loyal following.

by April 7, 2015 2 comments Asheville film
Travel Channel to film Blind Pig dinner in Asheville; tix on sale now

Travel Channel to film Blind Pig dinner in Asheville; tix on sale now

This is the first chef collaboration between corporate and independent Asheville chefs for the popular underground supper club.

Asheville Chef Katie Button to host ‘The World’s Best Chefs’ television show

Asheville Chef Katie Button to host ‘The World’s Best Chefs’ television show

Button’s husband and restaurant colleague, Felix Meana, made the announcement Tuesday night via Facebook. The show launches in Spain on Fox Life this October.

by September 2, 2014 1 comment Asheville food and drink
Geno Segers

A dreamer, a writer and a burgeoning star: Three Asheville area up-and-comers talk about breaking into TV, movies

With all the talk about movie-making in Asheville this summer, Colton Daugherty, Claire Clayton and Geno Segers recently sat down to talk about their experiences in the entertainment business.

by July 16, 2014 0 comments Asheville film
Meteorologist Julie Wunder leaving WLOS-TV

Meteorologist Julie Wunder leaving WLOS-TV

The meteorologist says she will pursue other interests after her contract is up in July.

by June 19, 2014 23 comments Asheville News
Asheville brewery tasting rooms, restaurants prepare for World Cup fever

Asheville brewery tasting rooms, restaurants prepare for World Cup fever

Where are the best places to watch World Cup in Asheville?

Prayer at Polk County commissioners meeting: Lord, save us from promotion of homosexual lifestyles, coercive health care laws

Prayer at Polk County commissioners meeting: Lord, save us from promotion of homosexual lifestyles, coercive health care laws

Pastor Thomas Olson also prayed for help to stop the lawless abuse of children, strong families and “the indefensible slaughter of the unborn.”

by February 24, 2014 7 comments Asheville News
Asheville’s Bellamy Young to appear on ‘Marie’

Asheville’s Bellamy Young to appear on ‘Marie’

Bellamy Young of Asheville is a regular on the ABC prime-time drama “Scandal.”

by April 23, 2013 0 comments Asheville arts