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Raleigh -- Sun., May 20, 2018 at 1:00 PM

Sertoma Arts Center: Teen Sewing: Drawstring Backpack

Learn how to sew with this fun project! Teens will learn how to sew while making a backpack with fabric of their choosing. Skills learned will include straight stitching, installing hardware, sewing in lining and pockets, making buttonholes, and attaching appliqués.
Age: 13-17  Instructor: Nicole Gardella  Fee: $95  ... Read More

Sertoma Arts Center. -- (919) 996-2329 , http://www.raleigh.gov/arts
$95

Greensboro -- Sun., May 20, 2018 at 2:00 PM ( Sun., Apr. 29, 2018 - Sun., May. 20, 2018 )

Triad Stage: The Passion of Teresa Rae King

Triad Stage returns to Hawboro, this time to the wrong side of the tracks. A young woman beleaguered by her husband and terrorized by her mother-in-law finds comfort in the arms of another man. They carry out a plot meant to free Teresa, but the repercussions of their actions haunt them and threaten to drive them to madness.... Read More
April 29, May 1, 2, & 3 - Preview Performance May 4 - Opening Night

Triad Stage at The Pyrle Theater. -- (336) 272-0160; boxoffice@triadstage.org , http://triadstage.org/
$

Greensboro -- Sun., May 20, 2018 at 2:00 PM ( Sun., Apr. 29, 2018 - Sun., May. 20, 2018 )

Triad Stage: The Passion of Teresa Rae King

The Passion of Teresa Rae King, by Preston Lane: Triad Stage returns to Hawboro, this time to the wrong side of the tracks. A young woman beleaguered by her husband and terrorized by her mother-in-law finds comfort in the arms of another man. They carry out a plot meant to free Teresa, but the repercussions of... Read More
April 29, May 1, 2, & 3 - Preview Performance May 4 - Opening Night

Triad Stage at The Pyrle Theater. -- (336) 272-0160; boxoffice@triadstage.org , http://triadstage.org/
$

Asheville -- Sun., May 20, 2018 at 2:00 PM ( Wed., Apr. 25, 2018 - Sun., May. 20, 2018 )

North Carolina Stage Company: Burden

Burden, by Ron Bashford and Willie Repoley:  Frequent NC Stage collaborators Ron Bashford (director) and Willie Repoley (actor) began work on a new play in 2014. After four years of creative improvisations, artistic explorations, and grueling writing sessions, NC Stage and Immediate Theatre Project are proud to... Read More

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

Flat Rock -- Sun., May 20, 2018 at 2:00 PM ( Thu., May. 17, 2018 - Sun., May. 20, 2018 )

Flat Rock Playhouse: Bubblegum Pop!

Performed by Jason Wooten (Vocals), Ryan Dunn (Vocals), Annalyse McCoy (Vocals) with Paul Babelay (Drums), Bill Altman (Lead Guitar), George Wilkins (Music Director/Keys 1), Andrew Rogelberg (Keys 2), and Daniel Iannucci (Bass).

On this trip down memory lane, audiences will relive the good old days with classic teeny bopper hits from the late 60’s to the 90’s. With lighthearted, catchy tunes such as, “Sugar Sugar”, “I Think I Love You”, and “Yummy Yummy Yummy”, Music on the Rock fans and first time Flat... Read More

Flat Rock Playhouse Mainstage. -- (828) 693-0731 , http://www.flatrockplayhouse.org
$35

Flat Rock -- Sun., May 20, 2018 at 2:00 PM ( Fri., May. 18, 2018 - Fri., May. 19, 2028 )

Flat Rock Playhouse: Mutts Gone Nuts

Performed by Scott and Joan Houghton

Disorderly duo, Scott and Joan Houghton and their hilarious pack of pooches have created a comedy dog thrill show like no other in this top-notch presentation that includes: incredible high flying frisbee dogs, tightwire dogs, dancing dogs, magic dogs and of course, the one and only . . . Sammie the Talking Dog!

Flat Rock Playhouse Mainstage. -- (828) 693-0731 , http://www.flatrockplayhouse.org
$32 - $16

Raleigh -- Sun., May 20, 2018 at 2:00 PM ( Fri., May. 4, 2018 - Sun., May. 20, 2018 )

North Carolina Theatre: A Night with Janis Joplin

Like a comet that burns far too brightly to last, Janis Joplin exploded onto the music scene in 1967 and, almost overnight, became the queen of rock and roll. Now, share an evening with the woman and her musical influences in this musical show.
Audio Description by Arts Access: Saturday May 5, 12, and 19 at 2:00PM

Fletcher Opera Theater at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts. -- (919) 831-6941; nct@nctheatre.com , https://nctheatre.com/shows/janis-joplin
$70 - $29

Raleigh -- Sun., May 20, 2018 at 2:00 PM ( Fri., May. 18, 2018 - Sun., May. 20, 2018 )

Burning Coal Theatre Company: Oakwood in May - Time Will Tell

This year features the tales of several historic figures whose final resting place is located in or around the cemetery’s Chapel Circle. Audience members can follow the reversed hands of the clock as they travel around, and back through timeThe theme for this year is Only Time Will Tell,... Read More

Historic Oakwood Cemetery. --  (919) 834-4001 , http://www.burningcoal.org
$20 - $10

Raleigh -- Sun., May 20, 2018 at 2:00 PM

Chamber Music Raleigh, North Carolina Museum of Art: North Carolina Viol Consort

The viol da gamba resembles a violin, sounds like a viola, and is played like a cello. Viol consorts are traditionally early music chamber ensembles that feature the viol de gamba and other period instruments. The North Carolina Viol Consort, newly formed by renowned viol da gamba expert and UNC–Chapel Hill faculty member... Read More
Included in season ticket.   Docent-led tours of featured works of art are offered at 12:45 pm. Please make reservations for the tour by calling the Box Office, (919) 715-5923, at least one week in advance.

North Carolina Museum of Art. -- (919) 821-2030; info@chambermusicraleigh.org , http://chambermusicraleigh.org
Nonmembers $17; Members/College Students/Youth (7-18 y.o.) $14

Raleigh -- Sun., May 20, 2018 at 2:00 PM ( Thu., May. 17, 2018 - Sat., May. 18, 2019 )

Carolina Ballet, Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle: Sleeping Beauty

The Sleeping Beauty is one of a trilogy of great Russian ballets, along with Swan Lake and The Nutcracker, choreographed by the great Franco-Russian Ballet Master Marius Petipa with music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. In 2008, Artistic Director Robert Weiss created a new staging of this masterpiece based on the classic... Read More

Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts. , http://www.carolinaballet.com
$

Winston-Salem -- Sun., May 20, 2018 at 3:00 PM ( Sat., May. 19, 2018 - Tue., May. 22, 2018 )

Winston-Salem Symphony: "Maestro's Farewell: Mahler Symphony No. 2"

Performed by WSS (Robert Moody, conductor); Cat Zachary, soprano; Christina Pier, soprano; Elizabeth Bishop, mezzo-soprano; Winston-Salem Symphony Chorale (Dr. Christopher Gilliam, director)

STRAUSS     Trio from Der Rosenkavalier MAHLER     Symphony No. 2 (Resurrection)
The May 19th performance is a part of the "Kicked-Back Classics" series and will feature the same program in a more informal atmosphere.

Stevens Center. -- Information:  (336) 725-1035; Tickets:  (336) 464-0145 , http://www.wssymphony.org/
$67 - $20

Greensboro -- Sun., May 20, 2018 at 3:00 PM

The Music Center, City Arts (Greensboro Parks & Rec): Greensboro Brass Ensemble & Greensboro Trombone Ensemble

Performed by Kiyoshi Carter, conductor; Larry Porter, conductor

Stephen D. Hyers Theater, Greensboro City Arts. -- (336) 373-2549; music@greensboro-nc.gov , http://www.city-arts.org/
Free

Raleigh -- Sun., May 20, 2018 at 3:00 PM ( Fri., May. 11, 2018 - Sun., May. 27, 2018 )

Sonorous Road Productions: Dry Powder

This gripping new dark comedy delves into the world of those who have the power to manipulate the American economy. Rick, a private equity firm president creates a PR nightmare when he throws himself an extravagant engagement party after forcing massive layoffs at his company. Seth, one of Rick’s managing directors... Read More

Sonorous Road Theatre, Royal Bakery Building. -- (919) 803-3798 , http://www.sonorousroadrep.org
$20 - $16

Asheville -- Sun., May 20, 2018 at 3:00 PM

Pan Harmonia: "Welcome to the Bassooniverse - 4 BASSOONS!"

Performed by Rosalind Buda, Jennifer Anderson, Susan Cohen, Will Peebles

Biltmore United Methodist Church. -- (828) 254-7123; office@panharmonia.org , http://panharmonia.org
Free

Asheville -- Sun., May 20, 2018 at 3:00 PM

Mountain Chamber Jazz Ensemble

Katie Cilluffo - voice Justin Watt - drums Bill Fouty - bass Candace English - Violin Brigid Hopkins - Cello Charles Elliot - Sax/Flute Walter Kross - Sax/CL Doran Heck - Sax Justice Mann - Trombone Michael Jefry Stevens - piano/composition

Saint Matthias Episcopal Church.
Free, donations accepted

Davidson -- Sun., May 20, 2018 at 3:00 PM

Music @ St. Alban's: Cello Fourum

Performed by Cello Fourum

This quartet of cellists are members of the NC Symphony and perform a varied program of classical and contemporary transcriptions for cello ensemble.  Arrive by 2:20pm to enjoy the pre-concert Young Artist performance. A meet-the-artist reception follows the concert.  

St. Alban's Episcopal Church. , http://www.musicatstalbansdavidson.org
$20 - $10

Raleigh -- Sun., May 20, 2018 at 3:00 PM ( Wed., May. 16, 2018 - Sun., May. 27, 2018 )

Theatre Raleigh: Daddy Long Legs

A heartwarming Cinderella story about a witty and winsome young woman and her mysterious benefactor, based on the treasured novel that inspired the classic 1955 film starring Fred Astaire.  The classic  “rags-to-riches” tale of newfound love.

Kennedy Theatre at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts. , http://www.theatreraleigh.com
$

Raleigh -- Sun., May 20, 2018 at 3:00 PM

Raleigh Area Flute Association: Annual RAFA Members' Recital

This annual end-of-year recital will feature 40 RAFA members performing in solos, small ensembles & flute choirs in Finlator Hall. The event is open to the public at no admission charge. A reception will follow the concert.
Presented in memory of Mary Croghan.

Pullen Memorial Baptist Church. -- info@rafaflutes.org , http://www.rafaflutes.org
Free

Raleigh -- Sun., May 20, 2018 at 3:00 PM ( Fri., May. 11, 2018 - Sun., Jun. 3, 2018 )

Raleigh Little Theatre: Blood Done Sign My Name

Blood Done Sign My Name, by Mike Wiley, adapted from the novel by Tim Tyson:  In this world premiere version, Mike Wiley brings to life the recollections of author Tim Tyson sur-rounding the 1970 murder of Henry “Dickie” Marrow in Oxford, NC, and the events that followed. Marrow, who was black, was chased... Read More
For mature audiences.

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

Chapel Hill -- Sun., May 20, 2018 at 3:00 PM

Vox Virorum Men's Chorus: Spring Concert

Performed by Jeremy Nabors, conductor, Deborah Coclanis, pianist

Durham's Vox Virorum Men's Chorus spring concert 2018, an eclectic program of works to highlight the male voice, in a classic men's glee club style. Program:    G.F. Handel: Hallelujah, Amen; V. Paranjoti: Dravidian Dithyramb; J. Erb, Arr: Shenandoah; D.Forrest: Good Night, Dear Heart; M. Ramsay, Arr: Red River... Read More

Chapel in the Pines Presbyterian Church. -- (919) 360-5242 voxvirorum@gmail.com
$10 suggested donation

Asheville -- Sun., May 20, 2018 at 3:00 PM

Asheville Chopin Club: All-Mozart Concert

Performed by Dr. Elizabeth Child, Dr. Grace Lee, Dr. Les Downs and Dr. Hwa-Jin Kim

Four Mozart piano sonatas will be performed and explained by four outstanding pianists: Dr. Elizabeth Child, Dr. Grace Lee, Dr. Les Downs and Dr. Hwa-Jin Kim.

Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Asheville. -- (828) 681-9732, ashevillechopinclub@gmail.com 
$20, $10 students

Cary -- Sun., May 20, 2018 at 3:30 PM ( Sat., May. 19, 2018 - Sun., May. 20, 2018 )

Six String: Johnny Folsom 4, Recreating "Live at Folsom Prison"

Performed by Johnny Folsom 4

Johnny Folsom 4 recreates the recording of this seminal album – announcements, banter, mess-ups and all. You can play a role in this event by choosing a seat in the first three rows and buying an “inmate ticket” – complete with your very own inmate shirt and directions on how to be a part of the show as... Read More

The Cary Theater. -- (919) 462-2051 , http://www.thecarytheater.com
$30 - $25

Fayetteville -- Sun., May 20, 2018 at 4:00 PM

Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra: Youth Orchestra Spring Concert

Students of the Fayetteville Symphony Youth Orchestra, led and conducted by Dr. Larry Wells with string coach Mr. Nate Leyland, perform their winter concert, showcasing the pieces they worked on during the fall semester.

Huff Concert Hall, Methodist University. -- (910) 433-4690 , http://www.fayettevillesymphony.org/youth-orchestra
Free

Wilmington -- Sun., May 20, 2018 at 4:00 PM

Wilmington Choral Society: "Sing Me to Heaven"

Performed by Shannon Kessler Dooley, soprano

The Wilmington Choral Society concludes its 67th Season with a spring matinee entitled “Sing Me to Heaven.” The program features John Rutter’s Requiem, a musical setting of parts of the Latin Requiem with added psalms and biblical verses in English.  Since its completion and premiere in... Read More
Reserved seat tickets are $16 and $20. There are three ways to get tickets:  1) In-person from the Wilson Center, 703 N. 3rd Street; 2) by phone from the Cape Fear Stage Box Office at the Wilson Center (910) 362-7999; or 3) online at ... Read More

Wilson Center, Cape Fear Community College. -- (910) 362-7999 , http://www.wilmingtonchoralsociety.com
$20 - $16

Raleigh -- Sun., May 20, 2018 at 4:00 PM

Triangle Brass Band: Partnership with Youth Concert

Performed by Triangle Brass Band, Ligon Middle School Wind Ensemble & Enloe High School Wind Ensemble

The North American Brass Band Association Champion, Triangle Brass Band, gives an encore performance of their winning competition program in a concert also featuring the Wind Ensembles from Ligon Middle School and Enloe High School.  Each band will feature a work from Gustav Holst’s The Planets and many other... Read More

Meymandi Concert Hall at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts. -- Tickets available here. , http://www.trianglebrass.org
$10 - $5