If you want to know what it takes to live out your dreams, look to John Arthur Greene as your model. His star turn as Danny Zuko in N.C. Theatre’s “Grease,” opening Tuesday for eight performances, is just another step on a well-planned, clear-eyed career path.
Stacey Dash, the actress turned news commentator for Fox News, recently caused an uproar by saying if it were up to her she’d do away with Black History Month, Black Entertainment Television and the NAACP Image Awards. She believes such designations only hinder blacks from advancing.
Raleigh chef Michael Thor is in rehabilitation in Atlanta after a Nov. 20 motorcycle collision left him a quadriplegic. Thor is a partner in the upcoming Raleigh restaurant, Whiskey Kitchen, which will open on downtown's Nash Square later this year.