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Pembroke -- Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 at 10:00 AM

UNC Pembroke: Holiday Extravaganza

Celebrate the holidays with a musical extravaganza that places the talents of many of UNCP's students and faculty on full display. Come enjoy uplifting renditions of holiday favorites performed by university choirs, ensembles and more!

Givens Performing Arts Center. , http://www.uncp.edu/gpac
$15 - $5

Charlotte -- Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 at 12:00 PM

JazzArts Charlotte, The Jazz Room: Discovering NC Jazz Legends Part 2: Nina Simone

Discovering NC Jazz Legends Part 2: Nina Simone In anticipation of a weekend of music, join guest musician Vanessa Ferguson to discover the life and music of vocalist Nina Simone.  At this pre-concert session, Vanessa shares what this unique musician means to the jazz community. You are welcome to bring a brown-bag... Read More

Francis Auditorium, Charlotte Mecklenburg Library,. -- 704.334.3900 , http://www.thejazzarts.org/events
Free

Charlotte -- Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 at 6:00 PM ( Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 - Sat., Nov. 23, 2019 )

JazzArts Charlotte, The Jazz Room: Vanessa Ferguson sings Nina Simone

Greensboro-based vocalist recently seen on NBC’s competition The Voice, Vanessa Ferguson returns with her band for a special Jazz Room celebration, honoring the legacy of legendary North Carolina singer and pianist Nina Simone. The JAZZ ROOM provides a casual and intimate setting with tables and a full bar,... Read More
$14 advance.  $16 at the door.

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

Raleigh -- Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 at 6:30 PM

North Carolina Museum of Art (NCMA): Dining after Dark: Frida and Diego, Love and Loss

Curator Jennifer Dasal offers a look at the biography of Kahlo and Rivera, from the tale of their first meeting during her childhood, through their tumultuous first marriage and their reunification that lasted until her death. Dining after Dark features a lecture followed by a buffet dinner and a walking tour of the exhibition.... Read More
$40 Connoisseurs, $45 Members, $50 Nonmembers; all include exhibition ticket.

North Carolina Museum of Art. -- More information and tickets. , http://www.ncartmuseum.org
$50 - $40

Cary -- Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 at 7:00 PM

Philharmonic Association: Triangle Youth Strings

Performed by Triangle Youth String Orchestra; Myriah Luke, conductor; Triangle Youth String Sinfonia; Luanne Roth, conductor

Adults $5, Children $2

Cary Arts Center . -- 919-645-8435 , http://www.philharmonic-association.org
$5 - $2

Mount Olive -- Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 at 7:00 PM ( Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 - Sun., Nov. 24, 2019 )

University of Mount Olive: Holiday Tales of the Grinch

Performed by UMO Theatre

We are all familiar with How the Grinch Stole Christmas. Few of us know, however, about the first real holiday heist. Don't miss this original production of a whimsical story revealing the true meaning behind living a thankful life. The event is free, however tickets are required.

Hazel Waters Kornegay Assembly Hall, University of Mount Olive. -- (919) 658-7861 or john.clifton@umo.edu , http://www.umo.edu/events
Free, ticket required.

Asheville -- Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 at 7:30 PM ( Thu., Nov. 7, 2019 - Sat., Nov. 23, 2019 )

Different Strokes! Performing Arts Collective: Mixed Fandango

“Mixed Fandango,” a new play exploring the unique but universal aspects of romantic love. Three couples confront family, relationships, and loss in the days before Thanksgiving; but things get complicated as this structurally unique play mixes and matches lovers!
Different Strokes! Performing Arts Collective; Stephanie Hickling Beckman, Director; Travis Lowe, playwright; with Phillipe Coquet, Molly Graves, Emmalie Handley, David Mycoff, Jason Williams, and Aaron Ybarra

Tina McGuire Theatre at the Wortham Center. -- 828-257-4530 , https://www.differentstrokespac.org/
$18 in advance / $21 at the door

Washington -- Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 - Sun., Nov. 24, 2019 )

East Carolina University School of Music: Hansel and Gretel

Performed by ECU Opera Theater

Ticketed event: $20 general admission, $15 senior/faculty/staff, $5 students. For ticket information call 252-946-2504.

Turnage Theatre. -- 252-328-6851 , http://www.music.ecu.edu
$20 - $5

Raleigh -- Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 at 7:30 PM ( Thu., Nov. 21, 2019 - Sun., Nov. 24, 2019 )

William Peace University: Meet Me in St. Louis

Featuring a cast of WPU students and local elementary school children, Meet Me in St. Louis is a wholesome and delightful portrait of a turn-of-the-century American family over the course of a year leading up to the 1904 World’s Fair.  Memorable musical numbers include “Have Yourself a Merry Little... Read More
Adults: $15 Seniors: $10 Students and children: $5 Family 4-pack (two adult and two child tickets): $30

Kenan Auditorium, Browne-McPherson Building. -- theatre@wpu.edu , https://wputheatre.ticketleap.com/meet-me-in-st-louis/
$15 - $5

Winston-Salem -- Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 at 7:30 PM ( Thu., Nov. 14, 2019 - Sat., Nov. 23, 2019 )

UNC School of the Arts: Spring Awakening

Adapted from the German play by Frank Wedekind and directed by Gary Griffin, Spring Awakening is a powerful coming-of-age story played out in an electrifying fusion of adolescence and rock and roll. Young teenagers Wendla, Melchior and Moritz rely on one another to navigate the rocky path of their sexuality and... Read More
$20 Regular/$15 Student with valid ID; available online.

Gerald Freedman Theatre, Performance Place. -- 336-721-1945 , http://www.uncsa.edu/performances
$20 - $15

Winston-Salem -- Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 at 7:30 PM ( Tue., Nov. 19, 2019 - Sat., Nov. 23, 2019 )

UNC School of the Arts: Emerging Choreographers

Performed by UNCSA School of Dance, UNCSA School of Design and Production

Experience original choreography performed by graduating School of Dance contemporary majors. The new group pieces will be enhanced by unique lighting designs created by lighting design majors from the School of Design and Production. 
$20 Regular/$15 Student with valid ID; available online.

Agnes deMille Theatre. -- 336-721-1945 , http://www.uncsa.edu/performances
$20 - $15

Raleigh -- Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 at 7:30 PM ( Thu., Nov. 14, 2019 - Sun., Nov. 24, 2019 )

ARTS NC STATE, NC State University Theatre: The Colored Museum

George C. Wolfe’s satire has electrified, discomforted, and delighted audiences of all colors, redefining our ideas of what it means to be Black in contemporary America. 

Titmus Theatre. -- 919.515.1100 , http://www.theatre.arts.ncsu.edu
$24 - $6

Winston-Salem -- Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 - Sun., Nov. 24, 2019 )

UNC School of the Arts: The Cider House Rules: Part II by Peter Parnell

The Cider House Rules, adapted from John Irving’s sixth novel, tells the interlaced story of Homer Wells and Dr. Wilbur Larch. Homer is a perpetual orphan who grows up under the tutelage of Dr. Larch, an obstetrician who delivers unwanted babies and who secretly and illegally terminates unwanted pregnancies.... Read More
$20 Regular/$15 Student with valid ID; available online.

Catawba Theatre, Performance Place. -- 336-721-1945 , http://www.uncsa.edu/performances
$20 - $15

Greensboro -- Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 at 7:30 PM

Greensboro Symphony Orchestra: Sitkovetsky and Friends Chamber Series

Performed by Xavier Foley, double bass; Dmitry Sitkovetsky, violin

GLIERE Intermezzo & Tarantella for double bass and piano  FOLEY " Gravity Waltz" for double bass and piano  BOCCHERINI Sonata for cello & double bass in G major  FOLEY " Cranberry Juice" for cello and double bass  PROKOFIEV Quintet Op. 39 for oboe, clarinet, violin, viola... Read More

Well-Spring Theatre. , http://www.greensborosymphony.org
$

Charlotte -- Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., Nov. 1, 2019 - Sun., Nov. 24, 2019 )

Children's Theatre of Charlotte: The Invisible Boy

Meet Brian. No one notices him. No one includes him. He just feels invisible. But everything suddenly changes when a new student named Justin arrives. A bit of creativity helps form a new friendship, unleashing Brian’s lively personality and vivid imagination. This high-spirited musical, complete with fun songs and... Read More
Recommended for ages 6 and older | One-Act, approx. 60 minutes

Wells Fargo Playhouse at ImaginOn. --  704-973-2828 , http://www.ctcharlotte.org
$

Charlotte -- Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 - Sat., Nov. 23, 2019 )

Charlotte Symphony Orchestra: Dvořák's "New World" Symphony

Performed by Charlotte Symphony; Ilyich Rivas, conductor

The "New World" Symphony, composed while Dvořák was living in America, fuses the music of his Bohemian roots with tuneful impressions of a fascinating new world full of new sounds. SCHUMANN Overture to Manfred BRAHMS Variations on a Theme of Haydn DVOŘÁK Symphony No. 9 "From the New World" ... Read More

Belk Theater. , http://www.charlottesymphony.org/buytickets/
$19+

Wilmington -- Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 at 8:00 PM ( Wed., Nov. 6, 2019 - Sun., Nov. 24, 2019 )

Big Dawg Productions Non-Profit Theatre: The Exonerated

Culled from interviews, letters, transcripts, case files and the public record, THE EXONERATED tells the true stories of six wrongfully convicted survivors of death row in their own words. Moving between first-person monologues and scenes set in courtrooms and prisons, the six interwoven stories paint a picture of an American... Read More
Wednesday night is opening night as well as Pay-What-You-Can Night: For Opening Night Only, Patrons will be able to choose their own ticket prices! Box Office Opens at 7:00pm; if you would still like to reserve tickets early to ensure a seat for Opening Night, Early Reservation Tickets are $15 online or by phone.

Cape Fear Playhouse. -- (910) 367-5237, bigdawgpro@gmail.com , http://www.bigdawgproductions.org/
$25 - $18

Raleigh -- Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 at 8:00 PM ( Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 - Sat., Nov. 23, 2019 )

North Carolina Symphony: Bernstein & Copland

Performed by North Carolina Symphony; Christian Reif, conductor, Brian Reagin, violin

Barber: Overture to The School for Scandal McKay: Violin Concerto Copland: Symphony No. 2 “Short Symphony” Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story 

Meymandi Concert Hall at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts. -- 919.733.2750 , http://www.ncsymphony.org
$

Raleigh -- Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 at 8:00 PM ( Thu., Nov. 21, 2019 - Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 )

ARTS NC STATE: Dance Program Fall Concert

Stewart Theatre, Talley Student Center at NC State University. -- 919.515.1100 , http://www.dance.arts.ncsu.edu
$14 - $6

Durham -- Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 at 8:00 PM ( Sat., Nov. 9, 2019 - Sun., Nov. 24, 2019 )

Bare Theatre: The Trojan Women

The Trojan War has ended and the City of Troy has fallen. Only the women and children have survived. In a radical new vision, this anti-war tragedy breaks free from its Ancient Greek setting, examining women’s responses to over 100 generations of men’s hubris. This production looks to confront the lament inherent... Read More
Content Warning: Due to discussions and representations of war, sexual assault, and violence against women, this production is recommended for ages 16+.  Sensory Information: Shouting, staged violence, active performance environment. $15 at the door or online; $10 door/online for military.

Durham Friends Meeting. , http://www.baretheatre.org
$15

Raleigh -- Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 at 8:00 PM

Meredith College: Octavia

Performed by Meredith College piano students

Jones Auditorium at Meredith College. , http://www.meredith.edu/cultural-arts
Free

Southern Pines -- Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 at 8:00 PM ( Thu., Nov. 21, 2019 - Sun., Nov. 24, 2019 )

Judson Theatre Company: Witness for the Prosecution

Agatha Christie’s Witness for the Prosecution is the story of Leonard Vole, a young man facing murder charges in the death of a rich older woman, Emily French, whom he has befriended. But he couldn't have killed her — not if his alibi, that he was home with his wife at the time of the murder, is to be... Read More
Discount Student and Military Rush tickets available at the door (limit 2 per ID).

The O'Neal School. -- JudsonTheatre@gmail.com , http://judsontheatre.com/
$

Charlotte -- Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 at 8:15 PM ( Fri., Nov. 22, 2019 - Sat., Nov. 23, 2019 )

JazzArts Charlotte, The Jazz Room: Vanessa Ferguson sings Nina Simone

Greensboro-based vocalist recently seen on NBC’s competition The Voice, Vanessa Ferguson returns with her band for a special Jazz Room celebration, honoring the legacy of legendary North Carolina singer and pianist Nina Simone. The JAZZ ROOM provides a casual and intimate setting with tables and a full bar,... Read More
$14 advance.  $16 at the door.

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

Winston-Salem -- Sat., Nov. 23, 2019

Spring Theatre: Auditions for Children of Eden

Stephen Schwartz (Wicked) gives us a passionate retelling of two of the Old Testament’s most beloved tales in the form of a musical about parenthood, authority, and wavering faith…not to mention centuries of unresolved family business! Children of Eden celebrates the difficulty of choice, the... Read More
Adults, teens, and children are encouraged to audition. Auditionees should: prepare a song not to exceed two minutes that shows off your vocal range - please bring music track as an accompanist will not be provided prepare a monologue not to exceed two minutes be prepared to read sides from the script any tap dancers... Read More

Juxtaposition Dance Studio Woodshed. -- www.springtheatre.org/audition-registration.html , http://www.springtheatre.org
Free

Raleigh -- Sat., Nov. 23, 2019 at 10:00 AM ( Sat., Nov. 23, 2019 - Sun., Nov. 24, 2019 )

ARTS NC STATE: Holiday Crafts Fair

Discover handmade pottery, glass, jewelry, wood, fiber arts items and more at the NC State Crafts Center’s 35th annual Holiday Crafts Fair. All work must be created by the exhibitor and produced in some part at the Crafts Center.
Admission $3; children under 10 free.

Crafts Center at NC State University. -- 919.515.2457 , http://www.crafts.arts.ncsu.edu
$3