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Upcoming Events

Fab Friday Lunch & Learn Lecture - 'The Asheville Theatre Scene"

Friday,  October 9, 2015, 11:30 a.m.

Asheville has a robust offering of cultural activities for the resident and visitor alike, and theatre is no exception. Artistic director and co-founder of North Carolina Stage Company Charlie Flynn-McIver will host a panel discussion with the different theatre groups in the area ranging from larger more established companies like Asheville Community Theatre, Southern Appalachian Repertory Theatre, and Flat Rock Playhouse, to the smaller, newer organizations like Different Strokes Theatre Collective and The Magnetic Theatre. There’s something for everyone when it comes to theatre in Asheville, so come join the conversation and see what’s here!  Scheduled in the Reuter Center's Manheimer Room, this event is freee and open to the public.