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Raleigh -- Fri., Nov. 27, 2020 ( Tue., Nov. 3, 2020 - Sat., Nov. 28, 2020 )

Gallery C: Hand Colored Lithographs by Angna Enters (1907-1989)

Gallery C presents a rare set of hand colored lithographs by Angna Enters (1907-1989). Enters was an enormously gifted painter, writer, and mime. Her fascinating life spanned the arts, dance, and theatre from Hollywood to New York. Honored and celebrated for her work, she received a Guggenheim fellowship and was included in many... Read More
OPENING RECEPTION: Friday, November 6th, 2020 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Gallery C (Raleigh). -- 919.828.3165 , http://www.galleryc.net
Free

Raleigh -- Fri., Nov. 27, 2020 ( Tue., Oct. 20, 2020 - Sun., Jun. 27, 2021 )

Gregg Museum of Art & Design: ANIMATE EARTH - Adventures in Mimetolithia by Andy Nasisse

For years, master photographer and ceramicist Andy Nasisse has explored the figure in the landscape of the South and desert Southwest, engaging with what is probably the most basic impulse of the human imagination:  the tendency to “see things in things.” When we see recognizable forms in random shapes like... Read More
All exhibitions are free and open to the public. The Gregg Museum is open on a reduced schedule due to the pandemic. Reservations for timed entry are required. Please visit Gregg.arts.ncsu.edu for ticket information and registration, hours, directions, and announcements regarding... Read More

Gregg Museum of Art & Design. , http://Gregg.arts.ncsu.edu

Durham -- Fri., Nov. 27, 2020 at 7:00 PM ( Sat., Oct. 17, 2020 - Tue., Jun. 1, 2021 )

Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle: Letters from Wolfgang

Performed by Enrique Graf, piano, and actors from Playmakers Repertory Co.

Join The COT, guest piano soloist Enrique Graf and actors from Playmakers Repertory Company as we present Mozart’s Wind Serenade in E-flat and Piano Concerto in C Major. The program also features readings of actual letters from Mozart by actor Ron Menzel from Playmakers Repertory Company. Watch instantly online from the... Read More
Note: Released for online viewing on Oct. 17 at 7:00PM; available through June 1, 2021. Visit Read More

Carolina Theatre of Durham. -- (919) 335-6125 , https://www.chamberorchestraofthetriangle.org/october
$ Ticketed; available for digital viewing 10/10 - SEE NOTE

Raleigh -- Sat., Nov. 28, 2020 ( Tue., Nov. 3, 2020 - Sat., Nov. 28, 2020 )

Gallery C: Hand Colored Lithographs by Angna Enters (1907-1989)

Gallery C presents a rare set of hand colored lithographs by Angna Enters (1907-1989). Enters was an enormously gifted painter, writer, and mime. Her fascinating life spanned the arts, dance, and theatre from Hollywood to New York. Honored and celebrated for her work, she received a Guggenheim fellowship and was included in many... Read More
OPENING RECEPTION: Friday, November 6th, 2020 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Gallery C (Raleigh). -- 919.828.3165 , http://www.galleryc.net
Free

Sat., Nov. 28, 2020

Winston-Salem Symphony: A Carolina Christmas: Unwrapped

The holidays wouldn’t be the same without sparkling lights, presents under the tree, and the anticipation of gathering with friends and family. Although we are unable to promise the large musical spectacular you’ve come to know and love, we still plan to unwrap Christmas one carol at a time. Join us and celebrate the... Read More
All these concerts will be available online to Stage Pass members. Stage Pass is a new digital membership program providing access to exclusive online content including live-streamed performances, Etherbound presentations, behind-the-scenes extras, and interviews with musicians and special guests. Stage Pass can be purchased at... Read More

Online. , http://www.wssymphony.org/reimagined
$ ticketed

Raleigh -- Sat., Nov. 28, 2020 ( Tue., Oct. 20, 2020 - Sun., Jun. 27, 2021 )

Gregg Museum of Art & Design: ANIMATE EARTH - Adventures in Mimetolithia by Andy Nasisse

For years, master photographer and ceramicist Andy Nasisse has explored the figure in the landscape of the South and desert Southwest, engaging with what is probably the most basic impulse of the human imagination:  the tendency to “see things in things.” When we see recognizable forms in random shapes like... Read More
All exhibitions are free and open to the public. The Gregg Museum is open on a reduced schedule due to the pandemic. Reservations for timed entry are required. Please visit Gregg.arts.ncsu.edu for ticket information and registration, hours, directions, and announcements regarding... Read More

Gregg Museum of Art & Design. , http://Gregg.arts.ncsu.edu

Durham -- Sat., Nov. 28, 2020 at 7:00 PM ( Sat., Oct. 17, 2020 - Tue., Jun. 1, 2021 )

Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle: Letters from Wolfgang

Performed by Enrique Graf, piano, and actors from Playmakers Repertory Co.

Join The COT, guest piano soloist Enrique Graf and actors from Playmakers Repertory Company as we present Mozart’s Wind Serenade in E-flat and Piano Concerto in C Major. The program also features readings of actual letters from Mozart by actor Ron Menzel from Playmakers Repertory Company. Watch instantly online from the... Read More
Note: Released for online viewing on Oct. 17 at 7:00PM; available through June 1, 2021. Visit Read More

Carolina Theatre of Durham. -- (919) 335-6125 , https://www.chamberorchestraofthetriangle.org/october
$ Ticketed; available for digital viewing 10/10 - SEE NOTE

Raleigh -- Sun., Nov. 29, 2020 ( Tue., Oct. 20, 2020 - Sun., Jun. 27, 2021 )

Gregg Museum of Art & Design: ANIMATE EARTH - Adventures in Mimetolithia by Andy Nasisse

For years, master photographer and ceramicist Andy Nasisse has explored the figure in the landscape of the South and desert Southwest, engaging with what is probably the most basic impulse of the human imagination:  the tendency to “see things in things.” When we see recognizable forms in random shapes like... Read More
All exhibitions are free and open to the public. The Gregg Museum is open on a reduced schedule due to the pandemic. Reservations for timed entry are required. Please visit Gregg.arts.ncsu.edu for ticket information and registration, hours, directions, and announcements regarding... Read More

Gregg Museum of Art & Design. , http://Gregg.arts.ncsu.edu

Sun., Nov. 29, 2020 at 1:00 PM ( Sun., Sep. 13, 2020 - Sun., Dec. 13, 2020 )

American Dance Festival (ADF): Technique, Musicality, and the Joy of Movement

Performed by Gerri Houlihan

These classes are offered to dancers of various skill levels to bring us together in an open and supportive way and connect us all to our love for dance and community. Grounded in the fundamentals of traditional modern technique, particularly the work of José Limón, the class focuses on concepts of alignment, core... Read More
Class registration online. Because music and its relationship to movement is such an important focus for Gerri’s approach to dance, we are delighted to say that LIVE music for these classes will be provided by our wonderful long-time ADF musician, John Hanks.... Read More

Online. , http://www.americandancefestival.org
$10

Sun., Nov. 29, 2020 at 4:00 PM

Choral Society of Durham: Virtual Sing-Along: Handel's Messiah excerpts

Zoom-based virtual sing-along open to all who want to sing!
Register for the sing-along here.

Online. , http://www.choral-society.org
Free, donations accepted

Sun., Nov. 29, 2020 at 6:00 PM

City of Greensboro, City Arts: Sol Di Luna & Bad Cameo

Sol Di Luna (Latin rhythm funk) and Bad Cameo (Indie-funk fusion), streaming on http://www.facebook.com/creativegreensboro

Online. -- Meredith Gornto at Meredith.gornto@greensboro-nc.gov or 336-373-2547 , http://www.creativegreensboro.com
Free, donations accepted

Durham -- Sun., Nov. 29, 2020 at 7:00 PM ( Sat., Oct. 17, 2020 - Tue., Jun. 1, 2021 )

Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle: Letters from Wolfgang

Performed by Enrique Graf, piano, and actors from Playmakers Repertory Co.

Join The COT, guest piano soloist Enrique Graf and actors from Playmakers Repertory Company as we present Mozart’s Wind Serenade in E-flat and Piano Concerto in C Major. The program also features readings of actual letters from Mozart by actor Ron Menzel from Playmakers Repertory Company. Watch instantly online from the... Read More
Note: Released for online viewing on Oct. 17 at 7:00PM; available through June 1, 2021. Visit Read More

Carolina Theatre of Durham. -- (919) 335-6125 , https://www.chamberorchestraofthetriangle.org/october
$ Ticketed; available for digital viewing 10/10 - SEE NOTE

Raleigh -- Mon., Nov. 30, 2020 ( Tue., Oct. 20, 2020 - Sun., Jun. 27, 2021 )

Gregg Museum of Art & Design: ANIMATE EARTH - Adventures in Mimetolithia by Andy Nasisse

For years, master photographer and ceramicist Andy Nasisse has explored the figure in the landscape of the South and desert Southwest, engaging with what is probably the most basic impulse of the human imagination:  the tendency to “see things in things.” When we see recognizable forms in random shapes like... Read More
All exhibitions are free and open to the public. The Gregg Museum is open on a reduced schedule due to the pandemic. Reservations for timed entry are required. Please visit Gregg.arts.ncsu.edu for ticket information and registration, hours, directions, and announcements regarding... Read More

Gregg Museum of Art & Design. , http://Gregg.arts.ncsu.edu

Durham -- Mon., Nov. 30, 2020 at 7:00 PM ( Sat., Oct. 17, 2020 - Tue., Jun. 1, 2021 )

Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle: Letters from Wolfgang

Performed by Enrique Graf, piano, and actors from Playmakers Repertory Co.

Join The COT, guest piano soloist Enrique Graf and actors from Playmakers Repertory Company as we present Mozart’s Wind Serenade in E-flat and Piano Concerto in C Major. The program also features readings of actual letters from Mozart by actor Ron Menzel from Playmakers Repertory Company. Watch instantly online from the... Read More
Note: Released for online viewing on Oct. 17 at 7:00PM; available through June 1, 2021. Visit Read More

Carolina Theatre of Durham. -- (919) 335-6125 , https://www.chamberorchestraofthetriangle.org/october
$ Ticketed; available for digital viewing 10/10 - SEE NOTE

Raleigh -- Tue., Dec. 1, 2020 ( Tue., Oct. 20, 2020 - Sun., Jun. 27, 2021 )

Gregg Museum of Art & Design: ANIMATE EARTH - Adventures in Mimetolithia by Andy Nasisse

For years, master photographer and ceramicist Andy Nasisse has explored the figure in the landscape of the South and desert Southwest, engaging with what is probably the most basic impulse of the human imagination:  the tendency to “see things in things.” When we see recognizable forms in random shapes like... Read More
All exhibitions are free and open to the public. The Gregg Museum is open on a reduced schedule due to the pandemic. Reservations for timed entry are required. Please visit Gregg.arts.ncsu.edu for ticket information and registration, hours, directions, and announcements regarding... Read More

Gregg Museum of Art & Design. , http://Gregg.arts.ncsu.edu

Tue., Dec. 1, 2020 at 7:00 PM ( Tue., Oct. 6, 2020 - Tue., Dec. 8, 2020 )

Pure Life Theatre Company: Purlie Masterclass 10-Week Intensive

Look out world, Purlie is coming home! Based on the 1961 comedy Purlie Victorious by the great actor Ossie Davis, the 1970 musical Purlie is set in Georgia during the era of Jim Crow laws and deep-rooted prejudice. Purlie wants his people's rights and his own church in which to preach freely, and he sets out... Read More
Related Events: Purlie February 5 - 28, 2021    

Online. -- Tickets available online. 919-272-1551 , http://www.purelifetheatre.com
$85

Tue., Dec. 1, 2020 at 7:00 PM

Duke University Department of Music: Best of Biddle: Duke Chorale Christmas Concert

The Duke Chorale, directed by Rodney Wynkoop, presents its annual Christmas Concert featuring seasonal selections by the Duke Chorale as well as traditional carols to sing along to at home. This family holiday event is a long-standing tradition for many area residents and a valuable food drive for Urban Ministries of Durham.
The concert will be free to view online, but please consider donating a non-perishable food item between now and December 1 to Urban Ministries, 410 Liberty St. in Durham. Please drop off donations between 10 am -5 pm, Monday-Friday. Don't forget to mention the Duke Chorale when you donate! A report of how much food has been... Read More

Online. , https://sites.duke.edu/bestofbiddle/

Durham -- Tue., Dec. 1, 2020 at 7:00 PM ( Sat., Oct. 17, 2020 - Tue., Jun. 1, 2021 )

Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle: Letters from Wolfgang

Performed by Enrique Graf, piano, and actors from Playmakers Repertory Co.

Join The COT, guest piano soloist Enrique Graf and actors from Playmakers Repertory Company as we present Mozart’s Wind Serenade in E-flat and Piano Concerto in C Major. The program also features readings of actual letters from Mozart by actor Ron Menzel from Playmakers Repertory Company. Watch instantly online from the... Read More
Note: Released for online viewing on Oct. 17 at 7:00PM; available through June 1, 2021. Visit Read More

Carolina Theatre of Durham. -- (919) 335-6125 , https://www.chamberorchestraofthetriangle.org/october
$ Ticketed; available for digital viewing 10/10 - SEE NOTE

Raleigh -- Wed., Dec. 2, 2020 ( Tue., Oct. 20, 2020 - Sun., Jun. 27, 2021 )

Gregg Museum of Art & Design: ANIMATE EARTH - Adventures in Mimetolithia by Andy Nasisse

For years, master photographer and ceramicist Andy Nasisse has explored the figure in the landscape of the South and desert Southwest, engaging with what is probably the most basic impulse of the human imagination:  the tendency to “see things in things.” When we see recognizable forms in random shapes like... Read More
All exhibitions are free and open to the public. The Gregg Museum is open on a reduced schedule due to the pandemic. Reservations for timed entry are required. Please visit Gregg.arts.ncsu.edu for ticket information and registration, hours, directions, and announcements regarding... Read More

Gregg Museum of Art & Design. , http://Gregg.arts.ncsu.edu

Wed., Dec. 2, 2020 at 4:00 PM

Nasher Museum of Art: Virtual Conversation: Ebony G. Patterson with Richard J. Powell

The Nasher Museum presents the Annual Rothschild Lecture, a virtual conversation between artist Ebony G. Patterson and Richard J. Powell, John Spencer Bassett Professor of American, Afro-American and African Art and Art, Art History & Visual Studies at Duke.
Register for Zoom Event.

Online. , http://www.nasher.duke.edu
Free

Durham -- Wed., Dec. 2, 2020 at 7:00 PM ( Sat., Oct. 17, 2020 - Tue., Jun. 1, 2021 )

Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle: Letters from Wolfgang

Performed by Enrique Graf, piano, and actors from Playmakers Repertory Co.

Join The COT, guest piano soloist Enrique Graf and actors from Playmakers Repertory Company as we present Mozart’s Wind Serenade in E-flat and Piano Concerto in C Major. The program also features readings of actual letters from Mozart by actor Ron Menzel from Playmakers Repertory Company. Watch instantly online from the... Read More
Note: Released for online viewing on Oct. 17 at 7:00PM; available through June 1, 2021. Visit Read More

Carolina Theatre of Durham. -- (919) 335-6125 , https://www.chamberorchestraofthetriangle.org/october
$ Ticketed; available for digital viewing 10/10 - SEE NOTE

Wed., Dec. 2, 2020 at 7:30 PM ( Wed., Nov. 18, 2020 - Wed., Dec. 9, 2020 )

The Little Theatre of Winston-Salem: Virtual Cabaret: The Best of Broadway's Flop, Forgotten & Neglected Musicals

In this new weekly series, hosts Mark Pirolo and Christine Gorelick will explore some of Broadway’s best - and most forgotten - songs from a variety of old and new musicals.  Featuring Little Theatre actors and alumni, each week will include a short interview and history of the song and musical, and then a... Read More
Virtual Cabaret episodes will premiere each week on Wednesday at 7:30 pm on the LTWS Facebook page and YouTube channel. Each episode will be approx. 15-20 minutes long.

Online. , http://www.ltofws.org
Free

Raleigh -- Thu., Dec. 3, 2020 ( Tue., Oct. 20, 2020 - Sun., Jun. 27, 2021 )

Gregg Museum of Art & Design: ANIMATE EARTH - Adventures in Mimetolithia by Andy Nasisse

For years, master photographer and ceramicist Andy Nasisse has explored the figure in the landscape of the South and desert Southwest, engaging with what is probably the most basic impulse of the human imagination:  the tendency to “see things in things.” When we see recognizable forms in random shapes like... Read More
All exhibitions are free and open to the public. The Gregg Museum is open on a reduced schedule due to the pandemic. Reservations for timed entry are required. Please visit Gregg.arts.ncsu.edu for ticket information and registration, hours, directions, and announcements regarding... Read More

Gregg Museum of Art & Design. , http://Gregg.arts.ncsu.edu

Durham -- Thu., Dec. 3, 2020 at 7:00 PM ( Sat., Oct. 17, 2020 - Tue., Jun. 1, 2021 )

Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle: Letters from Wolfgang

Performed by Enrique Graf, piano, and actors from Playmakers Repertory Co.

Join The COT, guest piano soloist Enrique Graf and actors from Playmakers Repertory Company as we present Mozart’s Wind Serenade in E-flat and Piano Concerto in C Major. The program also features readings of actual letters from Mozart by actor Ron Menzel from Playmakers Repertory Company. Watch instantly online from the... Read More
Note: Released for online viewing on Oct. 17 at 7:00PM; available through June 1, 2021. Visit Read More

Carolina Theatre of Durham. -- (919) 335-6125 , https://www.chamberorchestraofthetriangle.org/october
$ Ticketed; available for digital viewing 10/10 - SEE NOTE

Davidson -- Thu., Dec. 3, 2020 at 8:00 PM ( Thu., Dec. 3, 2020 - Sat., Dec. 19, 2020 )

Davidson Community Players: CANCELED: A Christmas Story

This event has been canceled due to COVID-19. Humorist Jean Shepherd's memoir of growing up in the Midwest in the 1940s follows nine-year-old Ralphie Parker in his quest to get a genuine Red Ryder BB gun under the tree for Christmas. Ralphie pleads his case before his mother, his teacher and even Santa Claus himself at... Read More
ADVANCE TICKETS: Adult - $20; Senior (65+) - $ 18; Student (under 21) - $12 At the door, add $3.

Armour Street Theatre. -- 704-892-7953 , http://www.davidsoncommunityplayers.org
$23 - $12