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Concord -- Sat., May 25, 2019 ( Wed., May. 22, 2019 - Fri., Jul. 26, 2019 )

Cabarrus Arts Council: On Paper

Come see On Paper: a celebration of paper – prints, books and sculptures. Admission is free. Gallery Hours: M-F, 9-5. ... Read More
Art Walk & Artist Reception Friday, May 31, 6-9 pm, FREE Sponsored by WastePro Meet featured artists from our current exhibition, and then explore the booths of art vendors set up on the front lawn.

Cabarrus Arts Council.
Free

Burnsville -- Sat., May 25, 2019 at 9:00 AM ( Sat., May. 25, 2019 - Sun., May. 26, 2019 )

Mountain Acoustics Luthier Invitational: Luthier Exhibit

Thirty luthiers (craftsmen who build guitars, mandolins, fiddles, banjos, violins, dulcimers, harps and other wood, stringed instruments) from NC, VA, WV, TN, SC, GA, FL, CO and NM gather to exhibit and offer stunning hand-crafted instruments. Workshops, a Silent Auction and a drawing for a C.F. Morrison guitar make this a most... Read More
$10 one day, $15 two-day pass for Luthier Exhibit.

Burnsville Town Center. -- 706-424-2700, sherry@mountainacoustics.com , http://www.mountainacoustics.com
$15 - $10

Charlotte -- Sat., May 25, 2019 at 11:00 AM ( Sat., May. 4, 2019 - Sat., May. 25, 2019 )

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Culture: Moving Spirits: African Diaspora Dance Workshops

Join us each Saturday in May for an Afro-dance workshop that takes you around the world.

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Culture. -- Get details and RSVP for our first session. (704) 547-3700 , http://www.ganttcenter.org
$5 nonmembers, free for members

Flat Rock -- Sat., May 25, 2019 at 2:00 PM ( Fri., May. 17, 2019 - Sat., Jun. 1, 2019 )

Flat Rock Playhouse: Neil Simon's Proposals

Simon is known for hits such as The Odd Couple, Barefoot in the Park, and Lost in Yonkers, and much like his other comedies, Proposals recounts the highs and lows of family life with laughter, punctuated by moments of connection and discovery. Audiences can expect another top-notch comedy from the late... Read More

Flat Rock Playhouse Mainstage. -- 828-693-0731 , http://www.flatrockplayhouse.org
$

Apex -- Sat., May 25, 2019 at 7:00 PM

Halle Cultural Arts Center: Outdoor Concert: Lithuanian Dancers & Moscow Nights

 Load up the kids, the lawn chairs, blankets and a picnic dinner, and show up early for good seats. No pets or alcohol.

Apex Nature Park. -- (919) 249-1120, halleculturalartscenter@apexnc.org , http://www.thehalle.org
Free

Raleigh -- Sat., May 25, 2019 at 7:00 PM ( Fri., May. 24, 2019 - Sat., May. 25, 2019 )

Burning Coal Theatre Company: KidsWrite

This year’s playwrights include Henry Carroll, Brooke Davis, and Nicholas O'Kon (Moore Square Magnet Middle School); Abigail Celoria (North Raleigh Christian Academy); Natalie Wykle (Wake Forest High School); Skye Parks and Abigail Shorter (Enloe High School); and Brea Smith (Jack Britt High School). Every spring,... Read More

Burning Coal Theatre at the Murphey School. -- 919.834.4001 , http://www.burningcoal.org
$10

Cary -- Sat., May 25, 2019 at 7:00 PM ( Thu., May. 23, 2019 - Thu., May. 30, 2019 )

The Cary Theater: Meeting Gorbachev

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

Charlotte -- Sat., May 25, 2019 at 7:00 PM ( Fri., May. 24, 2019 - Sat., May. 25, 2019 )

JazzArts Charlotte (formerly Jazz Arts Initiative), The Jazz Room: Sean Mason Trio plays Ahmad Jamal

A rising star in the jazz arena, pianist and JazzArts Academy alumnus Sean Mason and his trio delivers a cool and modern approach to the music of the legendary Ahmad Jamal, often known for his trio’s interpretive use of space and lightness of touch.   Sean’s playing reflects …“spiritual, spontaneous... Read More
$14 advance.  $16 at the door.

Stage Door Theater. , http://www.thejazzarts.org
$16 - $14

Shelby -- Sat., May 25, 2019 at 7:00 PM

The Rutherford Chamber Consort: Klezmer Music in the Mountains

Performed by Gene Kavadlo, clarinet

Rutherford Chamber Consort’s next program over the Memorial Day weekend, May 24-26, features Clarinetist Gene Kavadlo and klezmer music. Gene was the Charlotte Symphony’s principal clarinetist for 43 seasons and is known throughout the country as a leading interpreter of klezmer music, leading his own Viva Klezmer... Read More

Ascension Lutheran Church, Shelby. , http://www.rutherfordchamberconsort.com/index.html
Free

Burnsville -- Sat., May 25, 2019 at 7:30 PM

Mountain Acoustics Luthier Invitational: An Evening with Kaki King

Performed by Kaki King, guitar

 Opportunity to hear internationally renown guitarist, Kaki King, in a quaint venue in this vibrant arts community. Part of the Mountain Acoustics Luthier Invitational from May 25 - 26.
Tickets $35.

Parkway Playhouse. -- 828-682-4285 , http://www.parkwayplayhouse.com
$35

Cary -- Sat., May 25, 2019 at 7:30 PM

North Carolina Symphony: Symphonie Fantastique

Performed by North Carolina Symphony; Wesley Schulz, conductor

NCS performs the bewitching masterpiece by Berlioz, Symphonie fantastique, which tells the tale of an artist who becomes unraveled by unrequited love. Friends and neighbors will join the Symphony’s professional musicians onstage as part of the Town of Cary’s annual "Play with the Pros" in this Memorial Day... Read More

Koka Booth Amphitheatre. -- 919.733.2750 , https://www.ncsymphony.org/concerts-events/season-tickets/series/69/2019-unc-rex-healthcare-summerfest/
$

Raleigh -- Sat., May 25, 2019 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., May. 17, 2019 - Sun., Jun. 2, 2019 )

Honest Pint Theatre Co.: The Legend of Georgia McBride

 After years of struggling at a small-time club in the Florida Panhandle, Casey realizes it’s now or never for his career as an Elvis impersonator. Enter Miss Tracy Mills, a self-proclaimed grand dame of drag who guarantees Casey’s life is about to get “all shook up.” Matthew Lopez’s... Read More
$22 general admission, $15 students/under 25 years old

Leggett Theatre at William Peace University. -- susannah@honestpinttheatre.org, david@honestpinttheatre.org , http://www.honestpinttheatre.org
$22 - $15

Cary -- Sat., May 25, 2019 at 7:30 PM

North Carolina Symphony: Summerfest Opening Night

Performed by North Carolina Symphony

UNC REX Healthcare Summerfest 2019 will run from May 25 - July 20. As always, we'll start off a season with all kinds of music and family fun on the lawn with a classical showpiece and our annual Play with the Pros performance. 
Kids under 12 are free.

Koka Booth Amphitheatre. -- (919) 733-2750, Tickets , https://www.ncsymphony.org/events/201/summerfest-opening-night/
$

Greensboro -- Sat., May 25, 2019 at 7:30 PM

North Carolina Brass Band: Carnival!

Performed by NC Brass Band; Brian Meixner, director, Vince DiMartino, cornet

The North Carolina Brass Band performs its final concert of the 2018-19 season, Carnival! The performance will include a special guest artist, internationally renowned trumpet and cornet player, Vince DiMartino.  May 2019 marks the 5th birthday of the NCBB, so come celebrate with us for a night of fun and exciting... Read More
$20/adult - $5/student

Dana Auditorium. , http://www.ncbrassband.org
$

Greensboro -- Sat., May 25, 2019 at 8:00 PM ( Sun., Apr. 28, 2019 - Sun., May. 26, 2019 )

Triad Stage: Man of La Mancha

Hear the wild winds of fortune. Your destiny calls and adventure awaits. A poet, thrown into prison, fears the Inquisitor, but the inmates demand their own kind of justice. The poet begins to tell a story of a mad Knight determined to achieve his impossible dreams. Join the quest and reach the unreachable star. Join us for an... Read More

Triad Stage at The Pyrle Theater. -- 336.272.0160 , http://www.triadstage.org
$45 - $10

Sat., May 25, 2019 at 8:00 PM ( Thu., May. 23, 2019 - Sun., Jun. 9, 2019 )

Bulldog Ensemble Theater: White

A raucous comedy about art and identity - with a shocking twist!
Tickets: $10-20 (discounts for under 35, over 65 and military)

Durham Fruit & Produce Company. , https://www.bulldogdurham.org/white
$20 - $10

Flat Rock -- Sat., May 25, 2019 at 8:00 PM ( Fri., May. 17, 2019 - Sat., Jun. 1, 2019 )

Flat Rock Playhouse: Neil Simon's Proposals

Simon is known for hits such as The Odd Couple, Barefoot in the Park, and Lost in Yonkers, and much like his other comedies, Proposals recounts the highs and lows of family life with laughter, punctuated by moments of connection and discovery. Audiences can expect another top-notch comedy from the late... Read More

Flat Rock Playhouse Mainstage. -- 828-693-0731 , http://www.flatrockplayhouse.org
$

Charlotte -- Sat., May 25, 2019 at 8:00 PM ( Fri., May. 24, 2019 - Sun., Jun. 9, 2019 )

Theatre Charlotte: The Producers

In Mel Brooks’ laugh-out-loud spectacle, a scheming producer and his mousey accountant aim to produce the biggest flop on Broadway in order to scam their long list of investors.  Only one thing goes awry – the show is a smash hit.  The antics of Max Bialystock and Leo Bloom set the standard for outrageous,... Read More

Theatre Charlotte. --  704-376-3777 , http://www.theatrecharlotte.org
$28

Cary -- Sat., May 25, 2019 at 9:00 PM ( Thu., May. 23, 2019 - Thu., May. 30, 2019 )

The Cary Theater: Red Joan

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

Charlotte -- Sat., May 25, 2019 at 9:15 PM ( Fri., May. 24, 2019 - Sat., May. 25, 2019 )

JazzArts Charlotte (formerly Jazz Arts Initiative), The Jazz Room: Sean Mason Trio plays Ahmad Jamal

A rising star in the jazz arena, pianist and JazzArts Academy alumnus Sean Mason and his trio delivers a cool and modern approach to the music of the legendary Ahmad Jamal, often known for his trio’s interpretive use of space and lightness of touch.   Sean’s playing reflects …“spiritual, spontaneous... Read More
$14 advance.  $16 at the door.

Stage Door Theater. , http://www.thejazzarts.org
$16 - $14

Concord -- Sun., May 26, 2019 ( Wed., May. 22, 2019 - Fri., Jul. 26, 2019 )

Cabarrus Arts Council: On Paper

Come see On Paper: a celebration of paper – prints, books and sculptures. Admission is free. Gallery Hours: M-F, 9-5. ... Read More
Art Walk & Artist Reception Friday, May 31, 6-9 pm, FREE Sponsored by WastePro Meet featured artists from our current exhibition, and then explore the booths of art vendors set up on the front lawn.

Cabarrus Arts Council.
Free

Burnsville -- Sun., May 26, 2019 at 9:00 AM ( Sat., May. 25, 2019 - Sun., May. 26, 2019 )

Mountain Acoustics Luthier Invitational: Luthier Exhibit

Thirty luthiers (craftsmen who build guitars, mandolins, fiddles, banjos, violins, dulcimers, harps and other wood, stringed instruments) from NC, VA, WV, TN, SC, GA, FL, CO and NM gather to exhibit and offer stunning hand-crafted instruments. Workshops, a Silent Auction and a drawing for a C.F. Morrison guitar make this a most... Read More
$10 one day, $15 two-day pass for Luthier Exhibit.

Burnsville Town Center. -- 706-424-2700, sherry@mountainacoustics.com , http://www.mountainacoustics.com
$15 - $10

Cary -- Sun., May 26, 2019 at 2:00 PM ( Thu., May. 23, 2019 - Thu., May. 30, 2019 )

The Cary Theater: Meeting Gorbachev

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

Greensboro -- Sun., May 26, 2019 at 2:00 PM ( Sun., Apr. 28, 2019 - Sun., May. 26, 2019 )

Triad Stage: Man of La Mancha

Hear the wild winds of fortune. Your destiny calls and adventure awaits. A poet, thrown into prison, fears the Inquisitor, but the inmates demand their own kind of justice. The poet begins to tell a story of a mad Knight determined to achieve his impossible dreams. Join the quest and reach the unreachable star. Join us for an... Read More

Triad Stage at The Pyrle Theater. -- 336.272.0160 , http://www.triadstage.org
$45 - $10

Flat Rock -- Sun., May 26, 2019 at 2:00 PM ( Fri., May. 17, 2019 - Sat., Jun. 1, 2019 )

Flat Rock Playhouse: Neil Simon's Proposals

Simon is known for hits such as The Odd Couple, Barefoot in the Park, and Lost in Yonkers, and much like his other comedies, Proposals recounts the highs and lows of family life with laughter, punctuated by moments of connection and discovery. Audiences can expect another top-notch comedy from the late... Read More

Flat Rock Playhouse Mainstage. -- 828-693-0731 , http://www.flatrockplayhouse.org
$