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Asheville Fringe Festival: A review in three acts

Asheville Fringe Festival: A review in three acts

By Caleb Calhoun (Act 1) The car, a late-90’s Taurus, is already running when we arrive. The driver, although cordial, is clearly uneasy. He holds the door for Dr. Mack, Ms. Mariposa, and myself as we climb in, unsure as to what exactly we have gotten ourselves into. Then noises from the trunk. Banging and shouting and chaos and confusion.[Read More…]

by January 31, 2017 1 comment Asheville arts
VIDEO Things to do in Asheville the weekend of Nov. 10

VIDEO Things to do in Asheville the weekend of Nov. 10

From Veteran’s Day to the fall version of the River Arts District Studio Stroll, there’s lots happening this weekend.

by November 10, 2016 0 comments Asheville News, feature
Ashvegas Hot sheet: Public tours start at New Belgium Brewing in West Asheville

Ashvegas Hot sheet: Public tours start at New Belgium Brewing in West Asheville

Also, word on the street is that Chipotle is coming to Tunnel Road, and much more.

by August 29, 2016 1 comment Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville railroad roundhouse torn down

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville railroad roundhouse torn down

Also, The Magnetic Theatre in Asheville is seeking short film submissions for a new show, and more.

by January 30, 2016 19 comments Asheville News
The Magnetic Theatre in Asheville seeks one-act plays, actors, directors

The Magnetic Theatre in Asheville seeks one-act plays, actors, directors

Four to six plays will be presented at the theater in the summer of 2016.

by December 9, 2015 1 comment Asheville arts
Tickets on sale for Bernstein Family Christmas Spectacular at The Magnetic Theatre in Asheville

Tickets on sale for Bernstein Family Christmas Spectacular at The Magnetic Theatre in Asheville

It’s my favorite holiday show.

by November 13, 2015 0 comments Asheville arts, Asheville events
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Redone Asheville River Arts District building set to fill with new tenants

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Redone Asheville River Arts District building set to fill with new tenants

The return of Magnetic Midnight, erotic readings at Pulp, and more.

by August 5, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
Steve Samuels of "The Merchant of Asheville/Photo by Rodney Smith of Tempus Fugit Design

Grand Opening this weekend for new home for Magnetic Theatre in Asheville

The Magnetic Theatre recently opened at its new location, 375 Depot St. in Asheville’s River Arts District.

by May 13, 2015 6 comments Asheville arts
The Magnetic Theatre settles into new theater space in Asheville’s River Arts District

The Magnetic Theatre settles into new theater space in Asheville’s River Arts District

The Magnetic Theatre is getting settled into its new theater space on Depot Street in the River Arts District, a space that just happens to be right across the street from its former theater space. It’s great to see the theater have a home after staging works in other theaters around town. Get out and support this theater, which only[Read More…]

by May 4, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
WIN TICKETS To see ‘Food and How To Eat It!’ at BeBe Theatre in Asheville

WIN TICKETS To see ‘Food and How To Eat It!’ at BeBe Theatre in Asheville

The all-original sketch comedy is the latest from The Magnetic Theatre.

by January 7, 2015 18 comments Asheville arts
Asheville’s Magnetic Theatre invited to present original play at the N.Y. Fringe Festival

Asheville’s Magnetic Theatre invited to present original play at the N.Y. Fringe Festival

The theater will present “Landscape with Missing Person” by John Crutchfield.

by July 9, 2013 1 comment Asheville arts
The Magnetic Theatre returns with 2-week run of ‘The Caro Savanti Experience’

The Magnetic Theatre returns with 2-week run of ‘The Caro Savanti Experience’

The play will be held at the Bebe Theatre in July as The Magnetic Theatre continues its search for a new home.

by May 22, 2013 0 comments Asheville arts
Magnetic Theatre announces auditions for next play

Magnetic Theatre announces auditions for next play

The theater recently closed its location in the River Arts District. There’s news coming about what’s next.

by April 28, 2013 0 comments Asheville arts
CONTEST OVER Sex and How to Have It: Win tix now to Saturday opening night show

CONTEST OVER Sex and How to Have It: Win tix now to Saturday opening night show

Light blue sketch comedy at the Magnetic Theatre.

by January 10, 2013 2 comments Asheville events, Contests
The Magnetic Field restaurant and bar to close in River Arts District; theater will go on

The Magnetic Field restaurant and bar to close in River Arts District; theater will go on

The restaurant, bar and theater opened in 2010.

by November 27, 2012 12 comments Asheville food and drink
CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see “The Dreaming” on Thursday at the Magnetic Field

CONTEST OVER Win tix NOW to see “The Dreaming” on Thursday at the Magnetic Field

Blue Skies Burlesque is back! Win two tickets to the 8 p.m. show.

by November 13, 2012 6 comments Contests
Ashvegas weekend July 20-22: French Broad Cycling Classic, Downtown After 5, Craft Fair & more

Ashvegas weekend July 20-22: French Broad Cycling Classic, Downtown After 5, Craft Fair & more

It’s the warm-up weekend to Bele Chere. Let’s get it started.

by July 20, 2012 0 comments Asheville events
The Magnetic Theatre hosting second annual night of original short plays on June 30

The Magnetic Theatre hosting second annual night of original short plays on June 30

Press release here: Brief Encounters: New Magnetic Voices 2012, the Magnetic Theatre’s second annual evening of original short plays, is shaping up to be one of the most exciting and varied theatrical events of the summer. Opening on June 30th, the program features new plays by well-known playwrights as well as by writers whose work is being staged for the[Read More…]

by June 25, 2012 1 comment Asheville features

Auditions set for April 21 for MILF: The Musical at Asheville’s Magnetic Theatre

Here’s the press release from loyal reader Chall at the awesome Magnetic Theatre: THE MAGNETIC THEATRE HOLDS AUDIENCE FOR WORLD PREMIERE OF MILF: THE MUSICAL Announcing open auditions for MILF: The Musical, a new comedic musical, book/lyrics by Lucia Del Vecchio and music by Holiday Childress, directed by Steven Samuels, starring Tracey Johnston-Crum. Rehearsals begin July 30. Performances September 13-October[Read More…]

by April 19, 2012 1 comment Asheville features

The Magnetic Field celebrates one-year anniversary in Asheville; win hot tickets now

The Magnetic Field restaurant and theater is celebrating its one-year anniversary this month. The Depot Street hot spot has been cranking out great food, and amazing all-original theater, in incredibly fine fashion. Proprietor Chall Gray is a friend of mine, but I really can’t think of anyone else doing a more fun and creative job with that combination. If you[Read More…]

by December 14, 2011 5 comments Asheville features