Jad Abumrad of Radiolab will deliver a multimedia lecture 'Gut Chrun' at Carolina Theatre of Durham on Sunday, Nov. 2
Jad Abumrad might be the smartest man on radio. As the host of NPR's renowned radio program and podcast Radiolab, Abumrad leads intelligent and thoughtful discussion on topics of science, philosophy and culture. If Abumrad and Co. cover a flighty topic, they do so in the brightest way possible: ear vegetables rather than ear candy, if you will.
John Darnielle of The Mountain Goats will be the Very Important Puzzler (VIP) at Ask Me Another on Nov. 19.
John Darnielle made a name for himself as the founding – and sometimes sole member – of North Carolina’s own slice of music history: the Mountain Goats. He’s also an author and just released his second book, Wolf in White Van. But come November 19, this singer, songwriter and novelist will take the stage at the Carolina Theatre with an all-new role to play.
Former reality TV star Storm Large performs at the Carolina Theatre of Durham on Oct. 29 at 8 p.m.
Musical artists don't get much more interesting than Storm Large. The former Rock Star: Supernova contestant has done the reality TV thing; starred in her own off-Broadway show; served as front woman for Pink Martini; played Carnegie Hall and continued her solo career with her new album: Le Bonheur.