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Durham -- Sat., Sep. 25, 2021 at 12:00 PM

Duke Music: Chamber Music Masterclass

Performed by Calidore

Ernest W. Nelson Music Room. , https://music.duke.edu/

Blowing Rock -- Sat., Sep. 25, 2021 at 12:30 PM

Blowing Rock Art and History Museum: Make a Turkey Wing Broom

Performed by Peter Werner, instructor

Ages 14 and up.
$105 general admission / $90 members

Blowing Rock Art & History Museum. -- All programs require online registration at www.BlowingRockMuseum.org Email Jennifer@BlowingRockMuseum.org for more information. , https://www.blowingrockmuseum.org
$105 - $90

Boone -- Sat., Sep. 25, 2021 at 7:00 PM ( Fri., Sep. 24, 2021 - Sun., Sep. 26, 2021 )

Appalachian State University Department of Theatre and Dance: First Year Showcase: "In Our Bubbles..."

The First Year Showcase is the annual season opener for the Department of Theatre and Dance and is open to all first-year students interested in majoring or minoring in any of the six different degree concentrations within the department. App State students are responsible for the creation and performance of the show, which this... Read More

I.G. Greer Studio Theatre. , http://theatreanddance.appstate.edu

Aiken -- Sat., Sep. 25, 2021 at 7:00 PM

Raleigh Ringers: Concert

St. John's United Methodist Church. , https://rr.org/Events/Concerts

Morehead City -- Sat., Sep. 25, 2021 at 7:30 PM

American Music Festival: Merz Trio

Our featured young artists of the season, the Merz Trio has quickly made a sweep of top US competitions, taking gold medals at the 2019 Fischoff and 2018 Chesapeake competitions and winning the 2019 New York Concert Artists Guild competition.   “Riveting…stunning virtuosity and ensemble work.”... Read More
Tickets available in advance and at the door. 

First Presbyterian Church. -- (252) 342-5034 , http://www.americanmusicfestival.com
$32; $16 for students and active military

Winston-Salem -- Sat., Sep. 25, 2021 at 7:30 PM

UNC School of the Arts: Across the Pond

Performed by UNCSA Wind Ensemble

Adam Gorb, “Battle Symphony”; Howard Blake, Sinfonetta for Brass; Ruth Gipps, “Seascape,” Op. 53; Gustav Holst, Suite No. 1 in E flat; Gordon Jacob, An Original Suite; Edward Gregson, Concerto for Tuba.   Different ensembles of UNCSA wind players explore the important works of British composers... Read More
In-person event. Masks required for all performances. Orchestra seating only. Tickets at https://uncsa.secure.force.com/ticket/#/

Stevens Center. -- 336-721-1945 or boxoffice@uncsa.edu , https://www.uncsa.edu/performances/events/
$20, $15 students

Greensboro -- Sat., Sep. 25, 2021 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., Sep. 24, 2021 - Sat., Oct. 2, 2021 )

UNC Greensboro School of Theatre: As You Like It

A Musical Adaptation of William Shakespeare’s <i>As You Like It</i> Adapted by Shaina Taub and Laurie Woolery Music and Lyrics by Shaina Taub Directed by Karen Sabo
On-demand streaming October 14-16. 

Taylor Theatre. , https://vpa.uncg.edu/theatre/performances-and-events/productions/

Raleigh -- Sat., Sep. 25, 2021 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., Sep. 10, 2021 - Sun., Oct. 3, 2021 )

Pure Life Theatre Company: POSTPONED: Purlie

Look out world, Purlie is coming back 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, none of that is going to set back Preacher Purlie and his new-found protege,... Read More
The Pure Life Theatre Core Leadership made the difficult decision to postpone the Purlie production again. They are currently contacting ticket holders for Purlie, informing them of the cancellation and reimbursement process.

Pure Life Theatre Company (formerly Sonorous Road Theatre). -- 919-839-9505 , http://www.purelifetheatre.com

Carrboro -- Sat., Sep. 25, 2021 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., Sep. 17, 2021 - Sun., Sep. 26, 2021 )

OdysseyStage Theatre: NC 10by10 Play Festival

NC 10by10 Play Festival produced by John Paul Middlesworth and Charles Machalicky. Ten 10-minute plays from top North Carolina playwrights are shown, from whimsical to thought-provoking. This production will be the first fully live show produced in Carrboro since the pandemic began. Livestream is also available. 

ArtsCenter. -- 919.210.8069 , https://www.odysseystage.org/shows/2021-nc-10by10/
$20

Asheville -- Sat., Sep. 25, 2021 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., Sep. 3, 2021 - Sat., Oct. 16, 2021 )

Montford Park Players: Pericles, Prince of Tyre and MacBeth

Presented in repertory. Directed by Jason Williams. Pericles: This rarely presented work gets the MPP treatment on the mainstage. If you’re looking to complete the canon, you’ve got to check this one off the list. MacBeth: One of the most-popular plays ever written, this classic tale... Read More
Registration required; tickets are pay what you can. Lawn chair rentals are available

Hazel Robinson Amphitheatre. -- For more information email info@montfordparkplayers.org , https://www.montfordparkplayers.org/
Pay What You Can; Suggested $15 - $10

Greensboro -- Sat., Sep. 25, 2021 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., Sep. 24, 2021 - Sat., Oct. 2, 2021 )

UNC Greensboro School of Theatre: As You Like It

Musical theatre returns to Taylor Theatre with Shaina Taub and Laurie Woolery’s musicalization of As You Like It. Enjoy one of Shakespeare’s most beloved comedies set to a fresh, folk-pop score that won critical acclaim during its run at the Public Theatre. On-demand streaming will also be available October... Read More

Taylor Theatre. -- Box office: 336-334-4392 , http://www.UNCGTHEATRE.com

Charlotte -- Sat., Sep. 25, 2021 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., Sep. 24, 2021 - Sun., Oct. 3, 2021 )

Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) Theatre: You Can't Take it With You

Grandpa Vanderhof and his wacky family, the Sycamores, have been happily living their zany lives in his house by Columbia University in New York for many years. This family (and their friends) are a madcap group of eccentrics, marching to the beat of their own drum, with pride and joy. Their hobbies include collecting snakes,... Read More

Halton Theater. , http://cpccfacilities.com/events.aspx
$10- $20

Charlotte -- Sat., Sep. 25, 2021 at 8:00 PM

Your Neighborhood Orchestra: POSTPONED Love Revolution

Prepare to be blown away by a spectacular celebration of our area's epic music scene. Love Revolution is a groundbreaking collaboration between Your Neighborhood Orchestra (YNO), diverse local original artists, a DJ, and The Nouveau Sud Circus Project. Tradition is a thing of the past - genres are bent, storytelling becomes... Read More

Knight Theater. , https://www.charlotteshout.com/events/detail/your-neighborhood-orchestra
Tickets begin at $10

Charlotte -- Sat., Sep. 25, 2021 at 8:00 PM ( Wed., Sep. 1, 2021 - Sat., Sep. 25, 2021 )

Actor's Theatre of Charlotte: CANCELLED as of 8/13: Head Over Heels

"We Got the Beat!" And so does the kingdom of Arcadia in this unconventional fairy tale love story set to the iconic hits of The Go-Go's. "Get Up And Go" get your tickets!
Performances will be rain or shine, and patrons are asked to bring their own chairs. Parking is free. COVID-19 health and safety protocols will be in place, and patrons can expect to enjoy the atmosphere of the park safely.

The Barn at MoRA - a Levine Property. , https://atcharlotte.org/season-33/

Durham -- Sat., Sep. 25, 2021 at 8:00 PM

Duke Performances: Calidore String Quartet

Praised by the New York Times for their “deep reserves of virtuosity and irrepressible dramatic instinct,” and by the LA Times for their balance of “intellect and expression,” the Calidore String Quartet return to Duke Performances with an intense program of classical masterpieces. They... Read More

Baldwin Auditorium. , https://dukeperformances.duke.edu/events/calidore-string-quartet-2/
$35

Davidson -- Sat., Sep. 25, 2021 at 8:00 PM ( Thu., Sep. 23, 2021 - Sun., Oct. 10, 2021 )

Davidson Community Players: Exit Laughing

When the biggest highlight in your life for the past 30 years has been your weekly bridge night out with the girls, what do you do when one of your foursome inconveniently dies? If you're Connie, Leona, and Millie, three southern ladies from Birmingham, you do the most daring thing you've ever done. You "borrow" the ashes from... Read More

Armour Street Theatre. , http://www.davidsoncommunityplayers.org
Adults $20, Senior Adults (65+) $18, Students (to age 21) $15

Greensboro -- Sat., Sep. 25, 2021 at 8:00 PM

Greensboro Symphony Orchestra: Tchaikovsky & Beethoven Favorites

Performed by Olga Kern, Piano

Steven Tanger Performing Arts Center. -- (336) 335-5456, x224 boxoffice@greensborosymphony.org , http://www.greensborosymphony.org
$85 - $40

Raleigh -- Sat., Sep. 25, 2021 at 8:00 PM ( Fri., Sep. 17, 2021 - Sun., Oct. 3, 2021 )

Raleigh Little Theatre: The Velocity of Autumn

The Velocity of Autumn swirls around Alexandra, an 80-year-old artist in a showdown with her family over where she’ll spend her remaining years. In Alexandra’s corner are her wit, her volcanic passion, and the fact that she’s barricaded herself in her Brooklyn brownstone with enough Molotov cocktails... Read More

Raleigh Little Theatre (Cantey V. Sutton Theatre). , https://raleighlittletheatre.org/21-22season/

Wilmington -- Sun., Sep. 26, 2021 at 1:00 PM

Cameron Art Museum: Folding Into Fall: Mindfulness Writing and Craft

Wrap yourself up in the new fall season! Writer Heather Wilson and visual artist Donna Moore incorporate meditation, mindfulness writing, and art making while gathering inspiration from the galleries. Using simple folding and stamping techniques, make a uniquely personal journal to note season-changing prompts.

Cameron Art Museum. , http://www.cameronartmuseum.org
CAM member: $45; Non-member: $50

Boone -- Sun., Sep. 26, 2021 at 2:00 PM ( Fri., Sep. 24, 2021 - Sun., Sep. 26, 2021 )

Appalachian State University Department of Theatre and Dance: First Year Showcase: "In Our Bubbles..."

The First Year Showcase is the annual season opener for the Department of Theatre and Dance and is open to all first-year students interested in majoring or minoring in any of the six different degree concentrations within the department. App State students are responsible for the creation and performance of the show, which this... Read More

I.G. Greer Studio Theatre. , http://theatreanddance.appstate.edu

Davidson -- Sun., Sep. 26, 2021 at 2:00 PM ( Thu., Sep. 23, 2021 - Sun., Oct. 10, 2021 )

Davidson Community Players: Exit Laughing

When the biggest highlight in your life for the past 30 years has been your weekly bridge night out with the girls, what do you do when one of your foursome inconveniently dies? If you're Connie, Leona, and Millie, three southern ladies from Birmingham, you do the most daring thing you've ever done. You "borrow" the ashes from... Read More

Armour Street Theatre. , http://www.davidsoncommunityplayers.org
Adults $20, Senior Adults (65+) $18, Students (to age 21) $15

Charlotte -- Sun., Sep. 26, 2021 at 2:00 PM ( Sat., Sep. 25, 2021 - Sun., Oct. 10, 2021 )

Children's Theatre of Charlotte: My Wonderful Birthday Suit

Children's Theatre of Charlotte kicks off the season with a surprise birthday party that gives three children something truly amazing to celebrate - their differences.   Themes: Recognizing differences, acceptance, understanding and celebrating diversity. For ages 4 and up. 

McColl Family Theatre at ImaginOn. -- Box Office (704) 973-2828 , https://bit.ly/MWBS2122
Starting at $15

Greensboro -- Sun., Sep. 26, 2021 at 2:00 PM ( Fri., Sep. 24, 2021 - Sat., Oct. 2, 2021 )

UNC Greensboro School of Theatre: As You Like It

A Musical Adaptation of William Shakespeare’s <i>As You Like It</i> Adapted by Shaina Taub and Laurie Woolery Music and Lyrics by Shaina Taub Directed by Karen Sabo
On-demand streaming October 14-16. 

Taylor Theatre. , https://vpa.uncg.edu/theatre/performances-and-events/productions/

Carrboro -- Sun., Sep. 26, 2021 at 2:00 PM ( Fri., Sep. 17, 2021 - Sun., Sep. 26, 2021 )

OdysseyStage Theatre: NC 10by10 Play Festival

NC 10by10 Play Festival produced by John Paul Middlesworth and Charles Machalicky. Ten 10-minute plays from top North Carolina playwrights are shown, from whimsical to thought-provoking. This production will be the first fully live show produced in Carrboro since the pandemic began. Livestream is also available. 

ArtsCenter. -- 919.210.8069 , https://www.odysseystage.org/shows/2021-nc-10by10/
$20

Greensboro -- Sun., Sep. 26, 2021 at 2:00 PM ( Fri., Sep. 24, 2021 - Sat., Oct. 2, 2021 )

UNC Greensboro School of Theatre: As You Like It

Musical theatre returns to Taylor Theatre with Shaina Taub and Laurie Woolery’s musicalization of As You Like It. Enjoy one of Shakespeare’s most beloved comedies set to a fresh, folk-pop score that won critical acclaim during its run at the Public Theatre. On-demand streaming will also be available October... Read More

Taylor Theatre. -- Box office: 336-334-4392 , http://www.UNCGTHEATRE.com