Pointer Sisters coming to Wilmington

The Pointer Sisters, 2016 (Photo courtesy of Pointersisters.com)

WILMINGTON  – Cape Fear Community College has announced that the Pointer Sisters are coming to the Wilson Center in June. The show, on the campus of Cape Fear Community College at 703 North 3rd St., is Sunday, June 25, at 7:30 p.m.   Tickets go on sale March 10 at 10 a.m. at capefearstage.com, or beginning at 2 […]

Comedian Paula Poundstone talks politics, self-doubt and Tom Hanks ahead of Wilmington show

So, I used to be a little more sheepish about not wanting to offend. Not that I want to offend. That’s not my goal. But now I kind of feel, ‘you know what, it’s my turn with the microphone.’

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WILMINGTON – Paula Poundstone will return to the Port City this week with a stand-up act dealing with everything from her personal life to the political scene. Poundstone will perform at the Cape Fear Community College Wilson Center on Friday, Feb. 10. The comedian, who’s second book “The Totally Unscientific Study of the Search for […]

Jason Isbell returns to the Port City, tickets on sale tomorrow


WILMINGTON — Jason Isbell returns to Wilmington after playing a sold-out show at the Greenfield Lake Amphitheater last year. Isbell, who is known both for his solo work and his six years fronting Drive-By Truckers, of Athens, Ga., is touring off his 2015 “Something More Than Free,” which won a Grammy Award for Best Americana […]

Tickets on sale for the 2016 “Great Wilmington Nutcracker”

The 2016 Great Wilmington Nutcracker will is happening at CFCC's Wilson Center Dec. 17 and 18. (Courtesy photo.)

WILMINGTON —What if the Nutcracker did battle with the Mouse King using a light saber? See for yourself when  the 2016 “Great Wilmington Nutcracker” is coming to Cape Fear Community College’s Wilson Center. The yearly regional production will take place at the Wilson Center’s main stage, located at 703 N. Third St., on Saturday, Dec. 17, […]

‘The Voice’ winner Jordan Smith coming to Wilmington’s Wilson Center

Jordan Smith, winner of season nine of NBC's 'The Voice,' is set to appear at Cape Fear Community College in October.

WILMINGTON – Jordan Smith, winner of season nine of the NBC reality music show “The Voice” will perform at Cape Fear Community College’s Wilson Center on Friday, Oct. 28. The college announced that tickets went on sale Wednesday. According to a press release from the college, in 2015 Smith became the highest selling artist to have ever […]

Tickets on sale Friday for David Crosby performance in Wilmington

David Crosby is set to perform at CFCC's Wilson Center this December. Tickets go on sale this week. (Photo courtesy of CFCC)

David Crosby’s “Lighthouse Tour” is coming to Cape Fear Community College’s Wilson Center in downtown Wilmington this winter. Tickets for Crosby’s Dec. 7 performance at the Wilson Center, 703 N. Third St., will go on sale this Friday, according to the college. Crosby is currently touring with Michael League, Becca Stevens, and Michelle Willis, performing music […]

Tanya Tucker coming to Wilmington’s Wilson Center in September

ickets go on sale July 27 for country music legend Tanya Tucker's performance at The Wilson Center at Cape Fear Community College.

WILMINGTON – Tickets for country music superstar Tanya Tucker’s performance in Wilmington go on sale online and in person this Wednesday at Cape Fear Community College’s Wilson Center. Tucker will appear at the Wilson Center on Friday, Sept. 16 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets will be available online beginning at 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 27 at capefearstage.com. Tickets may also […]

More than a convention: ‘OTH’ producer’s fan ‘experience’ approaches

Chad Michael Murray and Hilarie Burton are among the 12 'One Tree Hill' actors set to appear during Beth Crookham's 'Inside OTH' convention later this month. Courtesy photos.

Beth Crookham is careful to call her upcoming two-day “One Tree Hill” event a fan experience, not a fan convention. It’s a subtle but important difference to the longtime TV producer, who believes her deep ties to the now cult-classic CW teen drama—and to the Wilmington film community—will give devoted viewers a more up-close-and-personal connection […]