Monthly Archives: January 2013

Casting call being held for horror film

Times-News    “Nevermore,” a supernatural, horror/suspense thriller currently in pre-production through Café Oscuro Films LLC and Atlantic & Pacific Pictures LLC, is scheduled for principal photography to begin Feb. 7 in Graham. Performers are being sought from 5 to 90 years old to fill 17 roles.    It is written and directed by Alamance County [...]

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‘Starmites’ is a must-see performance by The Commodore Players

Commentary by Craig Beckner Times-News correspondent teens20@thetimesnews.com    “Starmites,” an exciting rock musical with a live band, will be performed by The Elon School’s Commodore Players starting this weekend.    Performances are 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 18, and Saturday, Jan. 19, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013, at the Paramount Theater, 128 E. Front [...]

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Send us your artwork

Ashley Lowe, a sophomore at Brevard College in Brevard, sent in examples of her artwork from her Painting One class. Ashley Lowe, a sophomore at Brevard College in Brevard, sent in examples of her artwork from her Painting One class. Teens & Twenties is accepting original artwork submissions. Send a high-resolution photo (200 to 300 [...]

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‘Find A Way’ to be shown at Paramount Theater

Times-News    Cornelius Muller Productions’ “Find A Way” will be shown at 1 p.m., 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. Jan. 21, 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. Jan. 25, 1 p.m., 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. Jan. 26 and 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. Jan. 27, 2013, at the Paramount Theater, 128 E. Front St., Burlington. The original [...]

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The Elon School’s Commodore Players will perform ‘Starmites’

Times-News    ELON — The Elon School’s Commodore Players will perform the Tony award-winning production, “Starmites” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 18 and Saturday, Jan. 19 and 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013, at the Paramount Theater, 128 E. Front St., Burlington. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased by calling (336) 222-TIXS. A portion of the proceeds [...]

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Open house for Explorer Post 4095 set for Tuesday

Times-News    The Burlington Police Department’s Explorer Post 4095 will hold an open house at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, in the Emergency Operation Center, which is on the main floor of the Burlington Police Department, 267 W. Front St., Burlington.    The group is open to those 14 to 20 years old and “is [...]

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Auditions for Teen to Teen Theatre’s ‘Steal Away Home’ are Sunday and Monday

 Times-News    Burlington Recreation & Parks Department and Teen to Teen Theatre will hold auditions for the upcoming play, “Steal Away Home” from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13 and Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, at Thataways Youth Center, 1334 Overbrook Road, Burlington. Auditions are open to those 10 to 19 years old and will consist [...]

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Dance classes being offered at North Park

Times-News    The Burlington Recreation & Parks Department and Teen to Teen Theatre will present North Park In Motion — Inspiring Artistic Motivation in Movement Dance Company, a four-week session of dance classes for children 3 on up to high school seniors.    Parent meetings are 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday, Jan. 14, 2013 and 6 p.m. [...]

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C-STEP helps open doors for ACC students

By Brittany Carter Times-News correspondent teens20@thetimesnews.com    C-STEP is an excellence program that guarantees members (aka C-STEPpers) junior transfer admission into the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC-CH), coming from any of several partner community colleges throughout North Carolina; including Alamance Community College (ACC).    C-STEP stands for Carolina Student Transfer Excellence Program. [...]

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‘Jekyll & Hyde’ teases the eyes, tests the senses

Reviewed by Lincoln Pennington Times-News correspondent teens20@thetimesnews.com    DURHAM — As a national discussion of mental health heats up, “Jekyll & Hyde” reminds audiences in Durham that the discussion and problems are not new.    The Durham Performing Arts Center welcomes the Broadway-bound musical “Jekyll & Hyde” this week. The show stars Constantine Maroulis of [...]

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