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Chapel Hill -- Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 at 4:00 PM

UNC Chapel Hill Department of Music: UNC Jazz Combos with Alexis Cole, vocalist

For UNC Parking information, click HERE.

Moeser Auditorium, Hill Hall. -- (919) 962-1039 , http://music.unc.edu/event/unc-jazz-combos-alexis-cole-vocalist/
Free

Raleigh -- Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 at 7:00 PM

NCSU Department of Music: "Please Stay: A Concert in Support of Suicide Prevention - State Chorale"

In partnership with the Counseling Center, the State Chorale performs works about depression and by victims of suicide.

Stewart Theatre, Talley Student Center at NC State University. -- (919) 515-1100; http://tickets.arts.ncsu.edu , http://ncsu.edu/arts/
General Admission $10; Faculty/Staff/Seniors/non-NCSU Students $8; NCSU Students $4.68

Apex -- Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 at 7:00 PM

Town of Apex Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Resources Department: The Hill Country Cosmopolitans Outdoor Concert

The Hill Country Cosmopolitans hail from Hillsborough, North Carolina. There’s Jerry Renshaw at center stage on guitar and vocals, Jim Gilliam on bass and vocals, and Robert Striegler on guitar and vocals. Bringing a touch of Texas to North Carolina, their repertoire includes lots of old country and swing standards all... Read More

The Historic Train Depot. -- (919) 249-3507 , http://apexnc.org/
Free

Charlotte -- Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 at 7:00 PM

Opera Carolina: Marcello Giordani International Vocal Competition Gala Concert

If “American Idol” or “The Voice” had an equivalent in the world of opera, it would surely be the Marcello Giordani International Vocal Competition, which Opera Carolina will host from April 24 through 28. Following three days of preliminary rounds for up to 100 contestants, three finalists will be... Read More

Belk Theater. -- (704) 372-1000 , http://www.operacarolina.org/
Adults $20; Students $10

Greensboro -- Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 at 7:00 PM ( Thu., Apr. 20, 2017 - Sun., Apr. 30, 2017 )

NC A&T State University: In the Red and Brown Water

In the Red and Brown Water, by Tarell Alvin:  Oya is a promising track star who misses her opportunity at a college scholarship to take care of her ailing mother, she displaces her desires into a pair of stormy romances and an increasingly unhealthy obsession with pregnancy. She fails to have a baby,... Read More

Paul Robeson Theatre, NC A&T State University Campus. -- (336) 334-7749; Groups Call (336) 334-7519 , http://ncataggies.com
Adults $17; Seniors & Non-A&T Students $11; Children (12 & Under) $8; A&T Students Free

Asheville -- Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 at 7:00 PM ( Fri., Feb. 24, 2017 - Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 )

The Vanishing Wheelchair: "Magic, Mirth, & Meaning"

A twice-monthly magic variety show. The show continues through the year on the 2nd and 4th Fridays of every month, and features storytellers, singers, jugglers, and magicians.

Vanishing Wheelchair Little Theatre. -- (828) 391-6965 , http://vanishingwheelchair.org/
Free, donations appreciated

Raleigh -- Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 at 7:00 PM

Christ Church Episcopal (Raleigh): The Bach Festival: Music for Celebration

Performed by Raleigh Bach Soloists, North Carolina Baroque Orchestra, David Jernigan, conductor

Bach: Christ lag in Todesbanden, BWV 4; Bach: Cantata 137, "Praise the Lord, the Mighty King"; Bach: Motet 230, "Praise the Lord, all ye nations"; Bach: "We thank you God," BWV 29

Christ Church. -- David Jernigan, Organist and Choirmaster, djernigan@ccral.org , https://ccral.org/events/sacred-music-series/music-for-celebration
Free

Davidson -- Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 at 7:00 PM ( Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 - Sun., May. 7, 2017 )

Davidson Community Players: Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka Jr.

Performed by Connie Company

Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka Jr.:  Follow enigmatic candy manufacturer Willy Wonka as he stages a contest by hiding golden tickets in five of his scrumptious candy bars. Whoever comes up with these tickets will win a free tour of the Wonka factory, as well as a lifetime supply of candy.

Armour Street Theatre. -- (704) 892-7953 , http://www.davidsoncommunityplayers.org/
At the Door $12; In Advance $10

Holly Springs -- Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 at 7:30 PM

Holly Springs Cultural Center: All-4-One

If you’ve ever been in love, then you’ve heard the name All-4- One and their timeless songs “I Swear,” “I Can Love You Like That,” “So Much In Love,” “ I Turn To You,” “These Arms,” “Beautiful As You,” and much more.

Holly Springs Cultural Center. -- (919) 567-4000; hsculturalcenter@hollyspringsnc.us , http://www.hollyspringsnc.us
Adults $43; Seniors $37; Students $16

Hickory -- Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Thu., Apr. 27, 2017 - Sat., Apr. 29, 2017 )

Lenoir-Rhyne University: Making Scenes: An Evening of Student-Produced Work

Performed by LRU Playmakers

The production features six short, one-act plays written, directed, and produced by LRU Theatre students during this semester’s Script Writing class. Plays include "Victoria" by senior Katherine Minton; "The Packaged Cult" by sophomore Matt Josten; "Tommy’s Got a Gun" by... Read More
This production is intended for a mature audience due to adult language and content.

Belk Centrum. -- (828) 328-7161; joshua.yoder@lr.edu , http://theatre.lr.edu
Free

Raleigh -- Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., Apr. 21, 2017 - Sun., Apr. 30, 2017 )

Raleigh Little Theatre: James and the Giant Peach

James and the Giant Peach, from the book by Roald Dahl and dramatized by Richard R. George: When James is sent by his conniving aunts to chop down their old fruit tree, he discovers a magic potion, which results in a tremendous peach. The peach launches James on a journey of enormous proportions. He finds himself... Read More
April 30 @ 5:00 PM - This performance will be audio described for the visually impaired

Raleigh Little Theatre (Cantey V. Sutton Theatre). -- (919) 821-3111; boxoffice@raleighlittletheatre.org , http://raleighlittletheatre.org/
Starting at $9

Charlotte -- Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 at 7:30 PM

A Sign of the Times of the Carolinas, Charlotte Symphony Orchestra, Levine Museum of the New South: Listen Up, Charlotte!

By weaving personal stories of the local African-American experience and historical context provided by Brenda Tindal, staff historian at the Levine Museum, with musical selections from Bach to Bill Withers, the Symphony and its partners aim to provide the community with a shared experience addressing issues of discrimination... Read More

First Baptist Church-West. -- (704) 972-2000   , http://charlottesymphony.org
Free

Chapel Hill -- Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Wed., Apr. 26, 2017 - Sun., Apr. 30, 2017 )

PlayMakers Repertory Company: Mr. Joy

Mr. Joy, by Daniel Beaty:  A Harlem community takes stock when a Chinese immigrant’s shoe repair shop curiously doesn’t open one morning. An array of customers including indomitable 11-year-old Clarissa and “gangsta granny” Bessie come to realize what the shop owner has meant to their lives.
Post-show discussion with the creative artists and expert panelists to follow each performance.

Kenan Theatre. -- (919) 962-PLAY (7529) , http://www.playmakersrep.org/
Tickets start at $15

Chapel Hill -- Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Wed., Apr. 5, 2017 - Sat., Apr. 29, 2017 )

PlayMakers Repertory Company: My Fair Lady

My Fair Lady, book and lyrics by Alan J. Lerner, music by Fred Loewe:  Be transported by glorious music and cheer Eliza on as she grabs her chance for reinvention, breaking barriers and changing the lives of Henry Higgins and everyone she meets along the way.
March 20 @ 7:00 PM - Meet the Doolittles at “In the Wings,” presented by PlayMakers and the Durham County Library. Mia Pinero (Eliza Doolittle) and Gary Milner (Alfred Doolittle) are scheduled to discuss the play at the South Regional branch, 4505 S. Alston Ave., Durham March 29 @ 6:30... Read More

Paul Green Theatre. -- (919) 962-PLAY (7529) , http://www.playmakersrep.org/
Tickets start at $15

Durham -- Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Sun., Apr. 2, 2017 - Sun., May. 7, 2017 )

Ward Theatre Company: Revival - A Ward Theatre Original

The Ward Theatre Company’s latest original creation, Revival, is best described as a “cultural and musical collage.” The production is set in Appalachia circa 1959 and is performed by ten ensemble members at a fast clip with the emotional fervor of a deep woods jamboree.

Ward Theatre. -- (917) 816-2122; ward@wardtheatrecompany.com , http://www.wardtheatrecompany.com/revival
$25

Raleigh -- Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 at 7:30 PM

Ruggero Piano Company: Fourth Friday Mix

Eric Hale, baritone; Sue Timmons, piano Dieter's Prayer by Amanda McBroom The Celestial String Quartet of the North Carolina Chamber Music Institute (Ingrid Chien and Natasha Pasui, violins; John Holley, viola; Michael Corts, cello) Concerto Grosso in D minor, Op. 3, No. 11 by Antonio Vivaldi ... Read More

Bosendorfer Hall at Ruggero Piano. -- (919) 839-2040 , http://www.ruggeropiano.com/
Free

Hickory -- Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 at 7:30 PM

Lenoir-Rhyne University: Wind Symphony

In celebration of the ninety-fifth season of bands at Lenoir-Rhyne University, the 70-member Wind Symphony will present its spring concert.  The program includes The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, a new work by James Stephenson; Frank Ticheli's An American Elegy; Rimsky-Korsakov's Procession... Read More

P.E. Monroe Auditorium. -- (828) 328-7147 , http://lr.edu/publicevents
Free

Charlotte -- Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Thu., Apr. 27, 2017 - Sat., Apr. 29, 2017 )

Charlotte Ballet: Wuthering Heights

Wuthering Heights, Emily Bronte’s literary masterpiece, is a passionate story of love and revenge boldly adapted into a ballet by Associate Artistic Director Sasha Janes. Wuthering Heights opens with a performance of contemporary choreographer Alonzo King’s MAP

Knight Theatre. -- (704) 335-1010 , http://charlotteballet.org
Tickets start at $25

Chapel Hill -- Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 at 8:00 PM

UNC Chapel Hill Department of Music: UNC Baroque Ensemble and Consort of Viols

Directed by Brent Wissick.
For UNC Parking information, click HERE.

Person Recital Hall. -- (919) 962-1039 , http://music.unc.edu/event/unc-baroque-ensemble-consort-viols-2-2/
Free

Raleigh -- Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 at 8:00 PM ( Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 - Sat., Apr. 29, 2017 )

North Carolina Symphony: Schubert "The Great" Symphony

Performed by North Carolina Symphony (Tito Muñoz, conductor); Shai Wosner, piano

Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 21 Schubert: Symphony No. 9 “The Great”

Meymandi Concert Hall at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts. -- (919) 733-2750 , http://www.ncsymphony.org/
$

Flat Rock -- Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 at 8:00 PM ( Fri., Apr. 21, 2017 - Sat., May. 13, 2017 )

Flat Rock Playhouse: Smokey Joe's Cafe

This show full of the music of Leiber and Stoller hopes to have you tapping your toes and dancing in the aisles with such hits as "On Broadway," "Stand by Me," "Jailhouse Rock," "Yakkity Yak," and "I Am Woman."

Flat Rock Playhouse Mainstage. -- (828) 693-0731 , http://flatrockplayhouse.org/
$50-$15

Cary -- Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 at 8:00 PM

Six String, Town of Cary: Danielle Mitraglia & Jon Shain

Click the link for more information on Danielle Miraglia & Stephanie Urbina Jones.

The Cary Theater. -- (919) 462-2051 , http://www.sixstringpresents.com
$20-$10

Raleigh -- Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 at 8:00 PM ( Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 - Sun., Apr. 30, 2017 )

North Carolina Opera: The Pearl Fishers

In exotic Ceylon, two handsome pearl divers compete for the love of the same mysterious woman, but she has eyes for only one of them. The Pearl Fishers, from the composer of Carmen, features an evening’s full of great melodies, including one of opera’s most popular duets. NCO Artistic... Read More

Memorial Auditorium at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts. -- (919) 782-3853 , http://www.ncopera.org/
$. Subscriptions & single tickets on sale now.

Durham -- Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 at 8:00 PM

Duke Performances: Richard Goode, piano

Music by Beethoven

Baldwin Auditorium. -- (919) 684-4444 , http://dukeperformances.duke.edu/
$48; $42; $15; Duke Students $10

Winston-Salem -- Fri., Apr. 28, 2017 at 8:00 PM ( Wed., Apr. 19, 2017 - Sun., Apr. 30, 2017 )

Triad Stage: And So We Walked

And So We Walked: An Artist's Journey Along the Trail of Tears, by DeLanna Studi:  A contemporary Cherokee woman goes on a six-week, 900-mile journey with her father along the Trail of Tears in search of her heroic self. Through this personal odyssey, DeLanna Studi’s sense of identity—both as a... Read More
April 19 & 20 - Preview Performances

Hanesbrands Theatre. -- (336) 272-0160; boxoffice@triadstage.org , http://triadstage.org/
$53-$10