Joshua Shelton “20 Years of Guitars Ruin Lives” hits the stage at The Arts Place of Stokes Saturday, August 24th at 7:00pm! You don’t want to miss this talented musician as he presents many originals and favorites. Joshua grew up just down the road from Stokes Arts and The Arts Place and he returns to
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Our 2019 Come Hear NC music series continues with Stokes County resident musician Laurelyn Dossett. She co-founded the roots country outfit Polecat Creek, and she’s recently been on the road as part of Rhiannon Giddens’ touring band. Laurelyn has collaborated with the late great Levon Helm, banjo virtuoso Joe Newberry, and the venerable North Carolina
Taylor Vaden and Memphis Thunder will be paying tribute to Elvis this Saturday August 17th at 7:00 pm with “Remembering Elvis” at The Arts Place, 502 Main Street, Danbury. Memphis Thunder is an authentic 1950’s tribute band focusing on the early hits of Elvis Presley. The vintage look and sound of this band takes the audience
Thursday, August 15, 2019 The Danbury Songwriters welcome Jack Benedict and guests for a Songwriters Roundtable at The Arts Place. Jack Benedict writes as if he just awoke on the wrong train in a foreign country, lacking a map. His songs evoke the endless, itinerant stumble toward safe harbor, running the gamut from the deeply
The Stokes County Arts Council presents a joint exhibit with artists Craig Richards and Margaret Larson in The Apple Gallery, 500 Main Street, Danbury. An opening reception and artist meet and greet is being held Saturday, August 10th from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Craig Richards is the founding member of Triad Outdoor Painters and one of
Thursday, August 8, 2019 The Danbury Songwriters welcome Leah Kaufman to The Arts Place of Stokes. Based in Raleigh, NC, Leah Kaufman’s music features a clear voice, ear-catching melodies and beautifully crafted lyrics. Her songwriting takes a love for old-time music’s drive and melodic simplicity and marries it with the evocative lyricism of contemporary songwriting.