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Wilmington -- Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 at 10:00 AM ( Thu., Mar. 9, 2017 - Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 )

Cameron Art Museum: Story Explorers

Bring your infant, toddler, or preschooler for storytime, gallery exploration, and an art project.
No pre-registration necessary. Parental supervision required at all times.

Cameron Art Museum. -- (910) 395-5999 , http://www.cameronartmuseum.org/
Suggested donation of $5 per child

Blowing Rock -- Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 at 11:00 AM

Blowing Rock Art and History Museum: Family, Food, and Place - The Winebarger Mill and Agricultural History in Watauga County, North Carolina

Cody Miller will explore the agricultural history of Watauga County, North Carolina, with particular emphasis on the Winebarger Mill. Located in Meat Camp, this hydropowered grist mill was operated by four generations of the Winebarger-Moretz family from the late nineteenth century until its closing in 2005. This talk will... Read More
The talk will be accompanied by locally-baked goods and coffee from Boone-based Hatchet Coffee Company.

Blowing Rock Art and History Museum. -- (828) 295-9099; info@blowingrockmuseum.org , http://www.blowingrockmuseum.org/
$5 Suggested Donation

Cary -- Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 at 2:00 PM ( Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 - Sat., Apr. 1, 2017 )

The Cary Theater, Town of Cary: 18th Annual Animation Show of Shows

The Cary Theater. -- (919) 462-2051 , http://thecarytheater.com
$5

Charlotte -- Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 at 5:30 PM

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Culture: Maya Angelou - And Still I Rise

In honor of Women's History Month, the Gantt Center will host an evening celebrating the life and work of the legendary artist and activist, Dr. Maya Angelou. The celebration begins with a screening of the PBS American Masters broadcast of Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise. Guests are invited... Read More
RSVP HERE

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Culture. -- (704) 547-3700 , http://www.ganttcenter.org/
General Admission $10; Members $5

Pembroke -- Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 at 6:00 PM

UNC Pembroke: University Jazz Choir Concert

This event will take place in the Moore Hall Annex Choir Room. To view a UNC Pembroke campus map, click HERE.

Moore Hall. -- (910) 521-6230 , http://www.uncp.edu/music/
Free

Raleigh -- Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 at 6:00 PM ( Thu., Mar. 23, 2017 - Sun., Apr. 2, 2017 )

Theatre Raleigh: The Wolf 2017

Performed by Tim Caudle, Mary Kathryn Walston, William Kalland, Chloe Calhoun, Evan Tylka, Meagan Chieppor, Victoria Moore, Will Thomason, Quincy Ellis, Ben Redding, Becky Layko, Riley Campbell, and Kameron Draper

What do the Three Little Pigs, The Boy Who Cried Wolf, and Little Red Riding Hood have in common? The Big Bad Wolf, of course. Theatre Raleigh’s The Wolf brings dance and theatre together and celebrates the power of teamwork and determination. Directed and choreographed by Lauren Kennedy Brady.
Designed to entertain kids 4 years old and up. All seating is general admission.

Kennedy Theatre at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts. -- (919) 832-9997 , http://www.theatreraleigh.com/
Adults $15; Children $10

Winston-Salem -- Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 at 7:00 PM ( Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 - Mon., Oct. 31, 2016 )

Arts Council of Winston-Salem & Forsyth County: In Pursuit of Justice - Rough Cut Screening

For years now filmmakers Gregg Jamback and Jamie Huss have followed closely and documented the case of Greg Taylor and his 17-year quest for freedom after he was wrongfully convicted of murder in Raleigh, North Carolina.  He finally was released due to action of the North Carolina Innocence Inquiry Commission (NCIIC). ... Read More
For complete information on the project please go to the film website: Read More

Ovation Sound Studio. -- (336) 722-2585 , http://intothearts.org/
Free

Hendersonville -- Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 at 7:00 PM ( Fri., Mar. 24, 2017 - Sun., Apr. 2, 2017 )

Flat Rock Playhouse: Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka

The delicious adventures experienced by Charlie Bucket on his visit to Willy Wonka’s mysterious chocolate factory light up the stage in this adaptation of Roald Dahl’s fantastical tale. Featuring the songs from the 1971 film, Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka is a scrumdidilyumptious musical hoping to... Read More

Flat Rock Playhouse Downtown. -- (828) 693-0731 , http://flatrockplayhouse.org/
$25-$12.50

Wilmington -- Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 at 7:00 PM

Cameron Art Museum, UNC Wilmington: Out of Darkness into Light

Performed by Nancy King, soprano; Danijela Zezelj-Gualdi, violin; Helena Spencer, contrabassoon; Laurent Estoppey, saxophones; Robert Nathanson, guitar

"Out of Darkness into Light" is a new work by composer William Neil. "Out of Darkness into Light" is really a mystery play interpreting, through composed and improvisational music, the prayer-like text that Malgosia Sawczuk created after her restoration work in the St. Stanislaus Kostka Church in Chicago. 

Cameron Art Museum. -- (910) 395-5999 , http://www.cameronartmuseum.org/
Non-members $18; Members $12; UNCW Students Free

Greensboro -- Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 at 7:00 PM ( Thu., Mar. 23, 2017 - Sun., Apr. 2, 2017 )

NC A&T State University: Plenty of Time

Written by Dr. John Shevin Foster and directed by Dr. Vanita Vactor, Plenty of Time is the story of two unlikely lovers, a spoiled rich debutante and a Black Panther. It is 1968. Corey and Christina meet in Oak Bluffs – a black section of Martha’s Vineyard. Christina is 17 years old and from... Read More
*This production contains adult language and content* March 31 - Special talk-back with Dr. John Shevin Foster following the performance

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

Durham -- Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 at 7:00 PM

Duke University Screen/Society: AMI Student Film Awards Screening + Film Essay Awards

AMI Showcase - AMI Student Film Awards Screening + Film Essay Awards

Griffith Film Theater. -- (919) 660-3031 , http://ami.duke.edu/screensociety/schedule
Free

Raleigh -- Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 - Sun., Apr. 9, 2017 )

NC State University Theatre: The Merry Real (House)wives of Windsor

The Merry Real (House)wives of Windsore, adapted by Rachel Klem: A modern spoof of the Shakespeare classic set in the trashy nouveau riche town of Windsor, Connecticut. Jealous husbands, silly suitors, and mischievous fairies make this classic a riotous trip through small town politics and merry... Read More
Tickets available for purchase online HERE. April 5 @ 7:30 PM:  This performance will be audio described for the visually impaired. Please inform Ticket Central of need at time of purchase.

Titmus Theatre. -- (919) 515-1100; universitytheatre@ncsu.edu , http://go.ncsu.edu/utseason16-17:cvnc
$20-$12

Raleigh -- Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., Mar. 17, 2017 - Sun., Apr. 2, 2017 )

Raleigh Little Theatre: When She Had Wings

When She Had Wings, by Suzan Zeder:  A young girl dreams about taking flight in the makeshift airplane that she has built in her backyard. After a huge storm, she finds an elderly woman who looks and sounds like a bird, but who just might be Amelia Earhart. The mysterious lady has taken up residence in the cockpit.... Read More

Raleigh Little Theatre Gaddy-Goodwin Teaching Theatre. -- (919) 821-3111; boxoffice@raleighlittletheatre.org , http://raleighlittletheatre.org/
Starting at $9

Charlotte -- Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 - Sat., Apr. 15, 2017 )

Actor's Theatre of Charlotte: Stupid F@#%ing Bird

Stupid F@#%ing Bird, by Aaron Posner, "sort of adapted" from The Seagull by Anton Chekhov: An aspiring young director rampages against the art created by his mother's generation. A nubile young actress wrestles with an aging Hollywood star for the affections of a renowned novelist. And everyone... Read More
Be cautioned, the show is called Stupid F@#%ing Bird for a reason and does contain adult language and nudity. No one under 18 admitted.

Hadley Theater, Queens University. -- (704) 342-2251 , http://www.atcharlotte.org
$44-$25

Charlotte -- Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., Mar. 17, 2017 - Sun., Apr. 2, 2017 )

Theatre Charlotte: A Raisin in the Sun

A Raisin in the Sun, by Lorraine Hansberry: A landmark drama and the first play written by a black woman to be produced on Broadway. Directed by Kim Parati.

Theatre Charlotte. -- (704) 376-3777 , http://www.theatrecharlotte.org
$27

Pembroke -- Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 at 7:30 PM

UNC Pembroke: Guest Artist Recital - Ashley hall, trumpet; Allison Gagnon, piano

To view a UNC Pembroke campus map, click HERE.

Moore Hall. -- (910) 521-6230 , http://www.uncp.edu/music/
Free

Hendersonville -- Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 - Sun., Apr. 9, 2017 )

Flat Rock Playhouse: The Music of the Simon & Garfunkel

Featuring AJ Swearingen & Jayne Kelli, The Music of Simon & Garfunkel hopes to reimagine 60s hits such as “Mrs. Robinson,” “The Boxer,” “America,” “Cecilia,” “Sounds of Silence,” “Only Living Boy in New... Read More

Flat Rock Playhouse Downtown. -- (828) 693-0731 , http://flatrockplayhouse.org/
$28

Chapel Hill -- Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 at 7:30 PM

UNC Chapel Hill Department of Music: 360 Jazz Initiative Concert

Featuring original jazz compositions from the Jazz Ensemble and the 2016 Call for Scores winners
For UNC Parking information, click HERE.

Moeser Auditorium, Hill Hall. -- (919) 962-1039 , http://music.unc.edu/
Free

Winston-Salem -- Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Thu., Mar. 23, 2017 - Sat., Apr. 1, 2017 )

UNC School of the Arts: The Duchess of Malfi

The Duchess of Malfi, by John Webster, adapted by Jesse Berger:  Among the most acclaimed plays of the Jacobean era, this macabre story of a widow who remarries beneath her and is punished by her vengeful brothers is full of the lust, violence, and soaring poetry of this incendiary era in theatrical history.
Mature themes, intended for those 17 and older.

Catawba Theatre, Performance Place. -- (336) 721-1945 , http://www.UNCSA.edu/performances
Regular $18; Students with valid ID $15

Davidson -- Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 at 8:00 PM ( Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 - Sun., Apr. 9, 2017 )

Davidson Community Players: I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change

I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change, Book and Lyrics by Joe DiPietro Music by Jimmy Roberts: This musical comedy revue celebrates the agonies and triumphs of the mating game, from dating and finding love to marriage and in-laws.
Recommendd for ages 12 and up.

Armour Street Theatre. -- (704) 892-7953 , http://www.davidsoncommunityplayers.org/
In Advance: Adults $20, Seniors (65+) $18, Students (Under 21) $12; At the Door: Add $3

Durham -- Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 at 8:00 PM ( Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 - Sun., Apr. 2, 2017 )

Durham Savoyards, Ltd.: The Grand Duke

The Grand Duke:  By Gilbert and Sullivan.  Directed and choreographed by Derrick Ivey.  Music Direction by Alan Riley Jones.

Carolina Theatre. -- (919) 560-3030; carolinatheatre.org , http://www.durhamsavoyards.org/
$

Durham -- Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 at 8:15 PM ( Thu., Mar. 23, 2017 - Sat., Apr. 1, 2017 )

Manbites Dog Theater, StreetSigns: The Miraculous and the Mundane

Performed by Lakeisha Coffey, Ron Lee McGill, Trevor Johnson, and Irving W. Truitt Jr.

Members of an African American family in Durham find their lives turned upside down when the patriarch falls ill and ties of kinship start to fray. Durham writer Howard L. Craft, the acclaimed author of Freight: The Five Incarnations of Abel Green, tells a story of family, friendship, secrets, and hope. Directed by... Read More
Thursday, March 23:  Bargain Preview Night - All Tickets $5 Friday, March 24:  Opening Night - Reception to Follow

Manbites Dog Theater. -- (919) 682-3343 , http://www.manbitesdogtheater.org/
Adults $15; Students $6

Raleigh -- Fri., Mar. 31, 2017 ( Thu., Mar. 30, 2017 - Sun., Apr. 2, 2017 )

North Carolina Museum of Art: Art in Bloom

The North Carolina Museum of Art hosts its third ... Read More

North Carolina Museum of Art. -- (919) 715-5923 , http://ncartmuseum.org/
Nonmembers $15; Museum Members $10; Free for Children 6 and Under

Winston-Salem -- Fri., Mar. 31, 2017 at 12:00 PM

Winston-Salem Symphony: "Music Lovers' Luncheon - Strauss & Berlioz"

A fun and informative pre-concert lunch with Maestro Robert Moody and guest vocalist Elizabeth Bishop.

1703 Restaurant. -- Reservations are requested and can be made by calling (336) 464-0145 , http://www.wssymphony.org/
$20

Durham -- Fri., Mar. 31, 2017 at 4:00 PM

Duke University Department of Music: Lecture Series in Musicology

Performed by Katherine Hambridge (Durham University, UK)

“Popularising the ‘Popular,’ c. 1800”

Room 104, Mary Duke Biddle Music Building. -- (919) 660-3333 , http://music.duke.edu
Free