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Winston-Salem -- Sat., Nov. 18, 2017 at 12:55 PM

Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA): Met Opera HD LIVE - Thomas Adès' The Exterminating Angel

Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art. -- (336) 725-1904 , http://secca.org/
$

Hendersonville -- Sat., Nov. 18, 2017 at 1:00 PM ( Sat., Nov. 11, 2017 - Sun., Nov. 19, 2017 )

Flat Rock Playhouse: Pinkalicious

Pinkalicious can’t stop eating pink cupcakes despite warnings from her parents. Her pink indulgence lands her at the doctor’s office with Pinkititis, an affliction that turns her pink from head to toe – a dream come true for this pink loving enthusiast. But when her hue goes too far, only Pinkalicious can... Read More

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

Greensboro -- Sat., Nov. 18, 2017 at 2:00 PM ( Fri., Nov. 10, 2017 - Sun., Nov. 19, 2017 )

Community Theatre of Greensboro: The Wizard of Oz

In this 23nd annual production, 100+ kids, teens, and adults (both on stage and backstage) present this timeless classic. Welcome the holiday season with Dorothy and her friends as they take you “over the rainbow.” Directed by Mitchel Sommers.
November 11 & 18 @ 12:00 PM - Join Dorothy and the cast of Wizard for a McDonald’s lunch in the Carolina Theatre Renaissance Room at Noon before the Saturday matinees. Bring your cameras and get dressed up.  Tickets $11.

Carolina Theatre of Greensboro. -- INFORMATION: (336) 333-7469; BOX OFFICE: (336) 333-2605 , http://www.ctgso.org/
$44-$10 (plus $3 facility fee & tax)

Holly Springs -- Sat., Nov. 18, 2017 at 2:00 PM ( Thu., Nov. 16, 2017 - Sat., Nov. 18, 2017 )

Holly Springs Cultural Center: The Pirate Queen

Set in Ireland and based on some of the exploits of Grace O'Malley, the original Pirate Queen, this musical is a rollicking blending of script and music.

Holly Springs Cultural Center. -- (919) 567-4000; hsculturalcenter@hollyspringsnc.us , http://www.hollyspringsnc.us
Adults $12; Seniors/Military $10; Students $8

Raleigh -- Sat., Nov. 18, 2017 at 2:00 PM ( Thu., Nov. 16, 2017 - Sun., Nov. 19, 2017 )

William Peace University: The Wild Party

Andrew Lippa's The Wild Party is a steamy, cautionary tale about recklessness and excess. Set in the Prohibition era, lovers Queenie and Burrs decide to throw a decadent and raucous party in their small, Manhattan party. As the guests a arrive, it seems Queenie is taken with her friend's date, sparking a... Read More

Kenan Auditorium, Browne-McPherson Building. -- (919) 508-2043; TWITTER: @WPeaceUTheatre, #TheWildParty , http://bit.ly/WPTtWPFB
Adults $15; Alumni/Faculty/Seniors $10; Students $5

Raleigh -- Sat., Nov. 18, 2017 at 2:00 PM ( Tue., Nov. 14, 2017 - Sun., Nov. 19, 2017 )

North Carolina Theatre: Gypsy

The classic musical comedy about the last days of vaudeville returns to the stage. Gypsy is the ultimate tale of an ambitious stage mother fighting for her daughter’s success. Featuring one hit after another, including “Let Me Entertain You,” “Everything’s Coming Up Roses,” and many... Read More

Memorial Auditorium at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts. -- (919) 831-6941; nct@nctheatre.com , https://nctheatre.com/shows/gypsy
Starting at $25

Wilmington -- Sat., Nov. 18, 2017 at 2:00 PM ( Thu., Nov. 16, 2017 - Sun., Nov. 19, 2017 )

Cameron Art Museum: The Diary Play

Performed by Mouths of Babes Theatre Company

Smart, engaging young adult theatre, The Diary Play (2014) presents four distinct teen voices dealing with issues of love, maturity, growth, and identity.

Cameron Art Museum. -- (910) 395-5999 , http://cameronartmuseum.org/index.php?c=program
Nonmembers $15; Members $10; Students (w/ valid ID) $5

Winston-Salem -- Sat., Nov. 18, 2017 at 2:00 PM ( Tue., Nov. 14, 2017 - Sat., Nov. 18, 2017 )

UNC School of the Arts: Emerging Choreographers

Experience the next generation of dance as UNCSA’s graduating contemporary majors present their cutting-edge, original choreography. These short dances for small groups will feature unique lighting designs by School of Design and Production lighting students.

Agnes deMille Theatre. -- (336) 721-1945 , http://www.uncsa.edu/
Regular $18; Students $15

Asheville -- Sat., Nov. 18, 2017 at 2:00 PM ( Wed., Oct. 25, 2017 - Sun., Nov. 19, 2017 )

North Carolina Stage Company: Rapture Blister Burn

Rapture Blister Burn, Gina Gionfriddo:  After grad school, Catherine and Gwen chose polar opposite paths. Catherine built a career as a rockstar academic, while Gwen built a home with her husband and children. Decades later, unfulfilled in polar opposite ways, each woman covets the other’s life, commencing a... Read More
October 25:  Pay What You Wish Night - Choose your own price on a sliding scale of $6-$20 for this preview performance. October 26:  Hors d’oeuvres by Greenlife - Arrive early to this preview performance to enjoy complimentary hors d’oeuvres catered by Greenlife October 27:  $1 Beer... Read More

North Carolina Stage Company. -- (828) 239-0263 , http://www.ncstage.org/
$34-$16

Raleigh -- Sat., Nov. 18, 2017 at 3:00 PM ( Fri., Nov. 17, 2017 - Sun., Nov. 19, 2017 )

Sonorous Road Productions: Mulan, Jr.

Student production

Sonorous Road Theatre, Royal Bakery Building. -- (919) 803-3798 , https://sonorousroadtheatre.com/
Adults $10; Child $8

Raleigh -- Sat., Nov. 18, 2017 at 3:00 PM ( Fri., Nov. 17, 2017 - Sun., Nov. 19, 2017 )

Sonorous Road Productions: Mulan, Jr.

Student production

Sonorous Road Theatre, Royal Bakery Building. -- (919) 803-3798 , https://sonorousroadtheatre.com/
Adults $12; Children $10

Wake Forest -- Sat., Nov. 18, 2017 at 3:00 PM ( Thu., Nov. 16, 2017 - Sun., Nov. 19, 2017 )

Forest Moon Theater: Babe, the Sheep-Pig

Babe, the Sheep-Pig, by David Wood, based on the book by Dick King Smith, directed by Michael Selna.

Wake Forest Renaissance Centre. -- (919) 435-9458 , http://forestmoontheater.org
In Advance: Adults $15; Seniors/Students $13; Day of Show: $3 Additional

Hickory -- Sat., Nov. 18, 2017 at 3:00 PM

Western Piedmont Symphony: Holiday Pops

Under the direction of John Gordon Ross, the award-winning Western Piedmont Symphony will perform many of your holiday favorites—new and old. Enjoy the sounds of Frozen, Nutcracker Ballet, Here Comes Santa Claus, Polar Express, and many, many more. In addition, students... Read More

Drendel Auditorium, SALT Block. -- (828) 324-8603; info@wpsymphony.org , http://www.wpsymphony.org/
Adults $20; One child free with each paying adult

Hendersonville -- Sat., Nov. 18, 2017 at 5:00 PM ( Sat., Nov. 11, 2017 - Sun., Nov. 19, 2017 )

Flat Rock Playhouse: Pinkalicious

Pinkalicious can’t stop eating pink cupcakes despite warnings from her parents. Her pink indulgence lands her at the doctor’s office with Pinkititis, an affliction that turns her pink from head to toe – a dream come true for this pink loving enthusiast. But when her hue goes too far, only Pinkalicious can... Read More

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

Cary -- Sat., Nov. 18, 2017 at 5:30 PM

Saint Francis United Methodist Church: A Night of Dvořák

Performed by Tony Lee, piano; Cortney Baker, violin; Nathan Leyland, cello

Three local professional artists have formed a trio to perform music from the Czech composer Antonin Dvořák.

Saint Francis United Methodist Church. -- (919) 362-4107; publications@saintfrancisumc.org , http://www.saintfrancisumc.org/cary-classical-concerts
Free (donations welcome to benefit Habitat for Humanity)

Greensboro -- Sat., Nov. 18, 2017 at 7:00 PM ( Fri., Nov. 10, 2017 - Sun., Nov. 19, 2017 )

Community Theatre of Greensboro: The Wizard of Oz

In this 23nd annual production, 100+ kids, teens, and adults (both on stage and backstage) present this timeless classic. Welcome the holiday season with Dorothy and her friends as they take you “over the rainbow.” Directed by Mitchel Sommers.
November 11 & 18 @ 12:00 PM - Join Dorothy and the cast of Wizard for a McDonald’s lunch in the Carolina Theatre Renaissance Room at Noon before the Saturday matinees. Bring your cameras and get dressed up.  Tickets $11.

Carolina Theatre of Greensboro. -- INFORMATION: (336) 333-7469; BOX OFFICE: (336) 333-2605 , http://www.ctgso.org/
$44-$10 (plus $3 facility fee & tax)

Charlotte -- Sat., Nov. 18, 2017 at 7:00 PM ( Fri., Nov. 17, 2017 - Sat., Nov. 18, 2017 )

Jazz Arts Initiative: The Jazz Room - Kobie Watkins Plays Philly Joe Jones

Kobie Watkins pays tribute to legendary drummer Philly Joe Jones. Experience jazz in a casual, intimate setting with cabaret tables and a full bar.

Stage Door Theater. -- TICKETS: (704) 372-1000 or carolinatix.org; INFORMATION: (704) 334-3900, hfrankson@thejazzarts.org , http://www.thejazzarts.org/index.php/jazz-room/the-jazz-room-live-performances/55-kobie-watkins-plays-philly-joe-jones/event_details
Day of show $16; In Advance $14

Raleigh -- Sat., Nov. 18, 2017 at 7:00 PM ( Fri., Nov. 17, 2017 - Sun., Nov. 19, 2017 )

Sonorous Road Productions: Mulan, Jr.

Student production

Sonorous Road Theatre, Royal Bakery Building. -- (919) 803-3798 , https://sonorousroadtheatre.com/
Adults $10; Child $8

Raleigh -- Sat., Nov. 18, 2017 at 7:00 PM ( Fri., Nov. 17, 2017 - Sun., Nov. 19, 2017 )

Sonorous Road Productions: Mulan, Jr.

Student production

Sonorous Road Theatre, Royal Bakery Building. -- (919) 803-3798 , https://sonorousroadtheatre.com/
Adults $12; Children $10

Greensboro -- Sat., Nov. 18, 2017 at 7:00 PM

Steinway Piano Gallery: A Steinway Performance Spotlight Event

Performed by Bob Malone, piano; Kristy Jackson, singer/songwriter

RSVP to klove@steinwaypgch.com required by November 16.

Steinway Piano Gallery. -- (336) 763-1061 , http://steinwaypgg.com
Free

Raleigh -- Sat., Nov. 18, 2017 at 7:00 PM

NCSU Department of Music: Wolfgang A Cappella

Stewart Theatre, Talley Student Center at NC State University. -- (919) 515-1100 , http://ncsu.edu/arts/
General Admission $10; Faculty/Staff/Seniors/non-NCSU Students $8; NCSU Students $4.66

Charlotte -- Sat., Nov. 18, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Thu., Nov. 16, 2017 - Sun., Nov. 19, 2017 )

UNC Charlotte College of Arts + Architecture: Student Fall Dance Concert

The UNC Charlotte Department of Dance presents students performing a wide range of work – including ballet, contemporary, modern, and African dance – by faculty choreographers and guest artist Marcus White, founder and director of WhiteWerx.

Anne R. Belk Theater, Robinson Hall. -- (704) 687-0878 , http://arts.uncc.edu/events/fall-dance-concert-0
$18; Seniors/Military/Veterans $10; Students $8

Wake Forest -- Sat., Nov. 18, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Thu., Nov. 16, 2017 - Sun., Nov. 19, 2017 )

Forest Moon Theater: Babe, the Sheep-Pig

Babe, the Sheep-Pig, by David Wood, based on the book by Dick King Smith, directed by Michael Selna.

Wake Forest Renaissance Centre. -- (919) 435-9458 , http://forestmoontheater.org
In Advance: Adults $15; Seniors/Students $13; Day of Show: $3 Additional

Asheville -- Sat., Nov. 18, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Wed., Oct. 25, 2017 - Sun., Nov. 19, 2017 )

North Carolina Stage Company: Rapture Blister Burn

Rapture Blister Burn, Gina Gionfriddo:  After grad school, Catherine and Gwen chose polar opposite paths. Catherine built a career as a rockstar academic, while Gwen built a home with her husband and children. Decades later, unfulfilled in polar opposite ways, each woman covets the other’s life, commencing a... Read More
October 25:  Pay What You Wish Night - Choose your own price on a sliding scale of $6-$20 for this preview performance. October 26:  Hors d’oeuvres by Greenlife - Arrive early to this preview performance to enjoy complimentary hors d’oeuvres catered by Greenlife October 27:  $1 Beer... Read More

North Carolina Stage Company. -- (828) 239-0263 , http://www.ncstage.org/
$34-$16

Pembroke -- Sat., Nov. 18, 2017 at 7:30 PM

UNC Pembroke: Percussion Ensemble Concert

To view a UNC Pembroke campus map, click HERE.

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