Long-running NC outdoor drama “The Lost Colony” to receive 2013 Tony Honor

Long-running NC outdoor drama Lost Colony Drama to receive 2013 Tony Honor. Continue Reading Long-running NC outdoor drama “The Lost Colony” to receive 2013 Tony Honor

Miles Orvell: From Mayberry to Dogville: The Small Town as Microcosm

Mayberry, Lake Wobegon, Hadleyburg, Dogville—these are extreme representations of the small town and they are in direct conflict with one another. Taken together, they reveal the contradictions of the American twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Continue Reading Miles Orvell: From Mayberry to Dogville: The Small Town as Microcosm

Notes from Mayberry, North Carolina

What Andy Griffith and The Andy Griffith Show did for our family—and many others like ours—what brought us all together was how he showed that North Carolina could be a place to be proud of, and not a place always belittled on TV. Continue Reading Notes from Mayberry, North Carolina