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Concord -- Tue., May 28, 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

Blowing Rock -- Tue., May 28, 2019 at 3:30 PM ( Tue., Jan. 15, 2019 - Tue., Aug. 27, 2019 )

Blowing Rock Art and History Museum: Afternoon Art Club

Children ages 6 - 10 are invited to join us for creative art-making activities through a variety of media, from watercolor to clay.

Blowing Rock Art & History Museum (New Address). -- RSVP: jennifer@blowingrockmuseum.org , http://www.blowingrockmuseum.org

Winston-Salem -- Tue., May 28, 2019 at 7:30 PM

UNC School of the Arts: I’m With Her

Successful solo artists Sarah Watkins (who founded bluegrass/pop crossover band Nickel Creek) and Aoife O’Donovan and Sarah Jarosz (both currently with NPR’s “Live From Here” house band), combine their considerable talents in the genre-bending band.
 Tickets begin at $30 and will be... Read More

Stevens Center. -- 336-721-1945 , http://www.uncsa.edu/performances
$30+

Winston-Salem -- Tue., May 28, 2019 at 7:30 PM

Salem Band: FEED the SOUL

Performed by Salem Band; Eileen Young, director

 There’s music to feed everyone’s soul on this program: big-band, polka, opera, marches, and a salute to the Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin. Pre-concert music by the Salem Band Tuba Quartet. RAINDATE = May 31st.
All concerts FREE in Salem Square, Old Salem. Bring a blanket or lawn chair. Food vendors on site. Established in 1771, Salem Band is the oldest, continuous mixed wind ensemble in the nation. Eileen Young, Music Director

Salem Square (Old Salem). -- (336) 413-2180 , http://www.salemband.org
Free

Concord -- Wed., May 29, 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

Charlotte -- Wed., May 29, 2019 at 9:30 AM ( Wed., May. 29, 2019 - Wed., Jun. 19, 2019 )

Children's Theatre of Charlotte: A Sick Day for Amos McGee

Friends come in all sorts of shapes and sizes. In this heart-warming story about the joys of friendship, Amos McGee knows friends can come in all sorts of species, too. Every day, Amos visits his animal friends at the zoo, playing chess with an elephant, reading stories to an owl who’s afraid of the dark and caring for a... Read More
Written by Philip C. Stead and Illustrated by Erin E. Stead. Adapted for the stage by Nicole B. Adkins. May 29 to June 9. Recommended for ages 2 to 5. WORLD PREMIERE - Part of The Kindness Project

Wells Fargo Playhouse at ImaginOn. , https://www.ctcharlotte.org/Online/default.asp
$

Durham -- Wed., May 29, 2019 at 10:15 AM ( Wed., May. 8, 2019 - Wed., May. 29, 2019 )

Regulator Bookshop: Preschool Story Time

Performed by Amy Godfrey, reader

Join us for Preschool Storytime at The Regulator with Amy Godfrey every Wednesday from 10:15 a.m. -- 10:45 a.m. (For ages 2ish to 5ish; siblings are welcome) Free!
Amy Godfrey loves telling stories. Whether on the ground in a traditional storytime or in the air with her aerial storytelling troupe, she loves to bring the joy of books to kids of all ages. With 10 years of experience as a Children's Librarian, Amy Godfrey is known for her energetic musical story times and is bringing that fun... Read More

Regulator Bookshop. , http://www.regulatorbookshop.com
Free

Charlotte -- Wed., May 29, 2019 at 11:00 AM ( Wed., May. 29, 2019 - Wed., Jun. 19, 2019 )

Children's Theatre of Charlotte: A Sick Day for Amos McGee

Friends come in all sorts of shapes and sizes. In this heart-warming story about the joys of friendship, Amos McGee knows friends can come in all sorts of species, too. Every day, Amos visits his animal friends at the zoo, playing chess with an elephant, reading stories to an owl who’s afraid of the dark and caring for a... Read More
Written by Philip C. Stead and Illustrated by Erin E. Stead. Adapted for the stage by Nicole B. Adkins. May 29 to June 9. Recommended for ages 2 to 5. WORLD PREMIERE - Part of The Kindness Project

Wells Fargo Playhouse at ImaginOn. , https://www.ctcharlotte.org/Online/default.asp
$

Flat Rock -- Wed., May 29, 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
$

Durham -- Wed., May 29, 2019 at 7:00 PM

Regulator Bookshop: Mandy Carter and Matt Meyer

The Regulator Bookshop welcomes Mandy Carter and Matt Meyer for a talk on “Intersectional and Intergenerational Organizing Skills & Strategy.” This event is co-sponsored by the Duke University Libraries’ Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History and Culture and PM Press. Two renowned radical justice... Read More

Regulator Bookshop. , http://www.regulatorbookshop.com
Free

Chapel Hill -- Wed., May 29, 2019 at 7:30 PM

Carol Woods Retirement Center: Epsilon Quartet

Performed by Epsilon Quartet

Auditorium, Carol Woods Retirement Community. -- 919-918-3372 , http://www.carolwoods.org
Free and open to the public.

Flat Rock -- Wed., May 29, 2019 at 7:30 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 -- Wed., May 29, 2019 at 7:30 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

Southern Pines -- Wed., May 29, 2019 at 8:00 PM

North Carolina Symphony: Light Classics

Performed by Wesley Schultz, conductor

The warmth and rejuvenation of spring come alive in music ranging from Beethoven’s expression of the bucolic countryside in his “Pastoral” Symphony, to Tchaikovsky’s depiction of a raging sea in The Tempest, to Wagner’s vision of enchanted woods in "Forest Murmurs." These works and... Read More

Lee Auditorium, Pinecrest High School. -- (919) 733-2750 , https://www.ncsymphony.org/events/190/light-classics/
$

Concord -- Thu., May 30, 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

Charlotte -- Thu., May 30, 2019 at 9:30 AM ( Wed., May. 29, 2019 - Wed., Jun. 19, 2019 )

Children's Theatre of Charlotte: A Sick Day for Amos McGee

Friends come in all sorts of shapes and sizes. In this heart-warming story about the joys of friendship, Amos McGee knows friends can come in all sorts of species, too. Every day, Amos visits his animal friends at the zoo, playing chess with an elephant, reading stories to an owl who’s afraid of the dark and caring for a... Read More
Written by Philip C. Stead and Illustrated by Erin E. Stead. Adapted for the stage by Nicole B. Adkins. May 29 to June 9. Recommended for ages 2 to 5. WORLD PREMIERE - Part of The Kindness Project

Wells Fargo Playhouse at ImaginOn. , https://www.ctcharlotte.org/Online/default.asp
$

Blowing Rock -- Thu., May 30, 2019 at 10:30 AM ( Thu., Jan. 17, 2019 - Thu., Aug. 29, 2019 )

Blowing Rock Art and History Museum: Doodlebug Club

Preschool-age children and a parent/guardian are invited to Doodlebug Club -- a fun, educational art program focused on basic art skills.

Blowing Rock Art & History Museum (New Address). -- RSVP: jennifer@blowingrockmuseum.org , http://www.blowingrockmuseum.org

Charlotte -- Thu., May 30, 2019 at 11:00 AM ( Wed., May. 29, 2019 - Wed., Jun. 19, 2019 )

Children's Theatre of Charlotte: A Sick Day for Amos McGee

Friends come in all sorts of shapes and sizes. In this heart-warming story about the joys of friendship, Amos McGee knows friends can come in all sorts of species, too. Every day, Amos visits his animal friends at the zoo, playing chess with an elephant, reading stories to an owl who’s afraid of the dark and caring for a... Read More
Written by Philip C. Stead and Illustrated by Erin E. Stead. Adapted for the stage by Nicole B. Adkins. May 29 to June 9. Recommended for ages 2 to 5. WORLD PREMIERE - Part of The Kindness Project

Wells Fargo Playhouse at ImaginOn. , https://www.ctcharlotte.org/Online/default.asp
$

Asheville -- Thu., May 30, 2019 at 2:00 PM ( Thu., May. 9, 2019 - Thu., May. 30, 2019 )

Michael Jefry Stevens

Antler Hill Village at Biltmore Estate. -- mjsjazz@mac.com
Included in Biltmore Estate pass

Cary -- Thu., May 30, 2019 at 2:00 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

Flat Rock -- Thu., May 30, 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
$

Durham -- Thu., May 30, 2019 at 6:00 PM

Duke University: New Faces of Tradition: Documenting North Carolina’s Young Artists Opening

Gather together with participating artists and photographers to celebrate the opening of the collaborative portrait exhibition New Faces of Tradition: Documenting North Carolina’s Young Artists next Thursday, May 30, 6-8pm in the Rubenstein Arts Center! Enjoy live music by saxophonist Shaquim Muldrow and old-time fiddler... Read More

Rubenstein Arts Center. , https://artscenter.duke.edu/event/opening-reception-for-new-faces-of-tradition-documenting-north-carolinas-young-artists/

Cary -- Thu., May 30, 2019 at 7:00 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

Durham -- Thu., May 30, 2019 at 7:00 PM

Regulator Bookshop: Alexis Pauline Gumbs and Tyree Daye

Please join us for an evening of poetry at The Regulator Bookshop with poets Alexis Pauline Gumbs and Tyree Daye. This event is co-sponsored by Jacar Press. Free and open to the public.

Regulator Bookshop. , http://www.regulatorbookshop.com
Free

Hillsborough -- Thu., May 30, 2019 at 7:30 PM

Mallarme Chamber Players: British Baroque-ish

Performed by Mallarmé Chamber Players

Sonata No. 3 in D minor from Sonata’s of III Parts, 1683 – Henry Purcell (c.1659-1695) Sonata IV in C major from Six solos for two violoncellos – Andrea Caporale (1700-1746) Divertimento No. 2 in G major – Andreas Lidl (c.1740-c.1789) Duetto No. 11 in G major from the Second Pembroke Collection –... Read More
Individual tickets $25. Tickets for children and students with valid student ID are $5.

St. Matthew's Episcopal Church. -- 919.560.2788 , http://www.mallarmemusic.org
$25 - $5