In other new, TEDxAsheville returns in September and advance tickets are on sale now for the Mountain State Fair.
Robinson founded the Montford Park Players, known as the state's longest-running Shakespeare Festival, in 1973.
Who knew A-B Tech had a drama department?
Different Strokes Performing Arts Collective offers the star-crossed pair as lesbians in love.
The theater group has never performed Richard II in its 40-year history. This year, they plan to do it in grand, steampunk, style.