Star News http://whqr.org en Prologue Update: Listen to Philip Gerard http://whqr.org/post/prologue-update-listen-philip-gerard <div><strong>Update:</strong> Listen to award winning North Carolina author Philip Gerard speak about the Cape Fear River, his writing process, and &nbsp;his adventures writing&nbsp;<em>Down the Wild Cape Fear. </em>The below clip includes Gerard's interesting definition of a river:&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><p>_________________________________________</p> Mon, 29 Jul 2013 14:18:21 +0000 Jason Hess 40549 at http://whqr.org Prologue Update: Listen to Philip Gerard First Annual Wilmington Theater Awards Debuts Thursday Night at Thalian Hall http://whqr.org/post/first-annual-wilmington-theater-awards-debuts-thursday-night-thalian-hall <p>The first annual Wilmington Theater Awards will honor its brightest stars tonight at Thalian Hall in downtown Wilmington.&nbsp; Modeled after the Tony Awards (sans paparazzi and red carpet fashion analysis), this awards show boasts impressive musical numbers, pokes fun at members of the theater community, and stars local luminaries as presenters (hint:&nbsp; Tony Award-winning Actress Linda Lavin and Mayor Bill Saffo, to name a few).&nbsp; Thu, 26 Jan 2012 19:00:33 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 10713 at http://whqr.org First Annual Wilmington Theater Awards Debuts Thursday Night at Thalian Hall