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Events for Fri., Jun. 18, 2021

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Raleigh -- Fri., Jun. 18, 2021 ( Sat., Feb. 13, 2021 - Sun., Jul. 11, 2021 )

North Carolina Museum of Art (NCMA): Golden Mummies of Egypt

Golden Mummies of Egypt examines hopes and fears about the afterlife during the era when Egypt was part of the Greek and Roman worlds (circa 300 B.C.E.–200 A.D.). Wealthy members of this multicultural society still hoped for their dead to be transformed by the expensive process of mummification. By being covered... Read More
Rescheduled from September 2020. Member tickets go on sale Wednesday, November 18; for nonmembers, Wednesday, December 9. Tickets are $20 for nonmember adults, $17 for seniors, and $14 for youth ages 7–18. More information is available ... Read More

North Carolina Museum of Art. -- More information ,
$20 - $14

Pittsboro -- Fri., Jun. 18, 2021 at 9:00 AM ( Mon., Jun. 14, 2021 - Fri., Jun. 18, 2021 )

Pittsboro Youth Theater: Princess Camp: The Twelve Dancing Princesses

Pittsboro Youth Theater is offering safe, in-person theater camps this summer! The state of COVID in Chatham County will determine performance venue(s) and social distancing followed in rehearsals and performances. PYT will always act to assure campers are as protected as possible during camp days and performances.  All... Read More
Ages 6-12. June 14 - 18, Monday through Friday 9am-5pm, early drop-off and late pick-up for an additional fee. 

Sweet Bee Theater, Center for the Performing Arts. ,

Blowing Rock -- Fri., Jun. 18, 2021 at 1:00 PM

Blowing Rock Art and History Museum: Palette Pals: Blue Horse I

Palette Pals is a new event at BRAHM designed for fun adult/child interaction. Tickets are sold in pairs, so a child and their favorite adult can make art together. Price includes 2 canvases, all supplies needed, and light snacks. Seats are limited, mask ordinance and social distancing will be enforced. Join us for our first... Read More
 $85 general admission per pair, $75 for Museum members.

Blowing Rock Art & History Museum. ,
$85 - $75

Blowing Rock -- Fri., Jun. 18, 2021 at 4:00 PM

Blowing Rock Art and History Museum: Cork & Canvas: Blue Horse I

Join us as we paint works inspired by Franz Marc's Blue Horse I in a relaxed atmosphere. Each participant goes home with a finished piece inspired by a famous work of art. All materials, including canvasses, acrylic paint, brushes, and aprons, are provided. Our trained instructor will lead you step by step. ... Read More
$45 general admission.

Blowing Rock Art & History Museum. ,

Charlotte -- Fri., Jun. 18, 2021 at 7:00 PM ( Fri., May. 7, 2021 - Fri., Jun. 18, 2021 )

Charlotte Symphony: Evenings at the Park

Performed by Christopher Warren-Green, conductor

This May, spend Evenings at the Park with your Charlotte Symphony! Enjoy a delightful blend of classical favorites as you relax under the clouds at Symphony Park. This new casual, acoustic series presents selections from Beethoven, Debussy, Mozart, and more at a familiar setting in SouthPark.  Performances will last... Read More
Tickets available online.

Symphony Park, South Park Mall. -- 704-972-2000 ,

Greensboro -- Fri., Jun. 18, 2021 at 7:00 PM ( Wed., Jun. 16, 2021 - Fri., Jun. 18, 2021 )

Carolina Theatre of Greensboro: Imitation of Life

Under current COVID-19 guidelines, the Carolina Theatre can now host audiences of up to 250 guests, with our general admission seating divided into social pods of two, four, and six in the auditorium. Guests will be required to wear masks, but our full run of concessions will be available to enjoy during the movies!
All spring Carolina Classic Movies begin at 7PM. Advanced ticket purchases are online with e-ticket delivery. Tickets are $7, taxes and fees included. Box Office doors will open at 6:15PM for day-of purchases. Carolina Classic Movie passes will also be accepted at the door.

Carolina Theatre of Greensboro. -- 336-333-2605 ,

Raleigh -- Fri., Jun. 18, 2021 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., Jun. 4, 2021 - Sun., Jun. 20, 2021 )

Theatre In The Park: Always a Bridesmaid

In this hilarious comedy, four friends have sworn to keep the promise they made on the night of their Senior Prom: to be in each other’s weddings…no matter what. More than thirty years later, these Southern friends-for-life are still making “the long walk” for each other, determined to honor that vow.... Read More
*Please stay tuned for more information regarding live or virtual performances of this production.

Theatre in the Park. -- 919-831-6058  ,

Raleigh -- Fri., Jun. 18, 2021 at 7:30 PM ( Thu., Jun. 17, 2021 - Sun., Jun. 27, 2021 )

Burning Coal Theatre Company: Evita

Evita by Andrew Lloyd Weber and Tim Rice. Directed by Jerome Davis. Eva Peron is from the wrong side of the tracks, but she ain’t stayin’ there long. She’s on a one-way trajectory, and that one way is up. If she has to kick a few people aside in the process, then so be it. One of Webber’s best... Read More
Tickets available online. If you need any assistance with booking tickets or have an accessibility question please contact us at To request audio description for a performance... Read More

The Chapel at Dix Park. --, (919) 834-4001. ,

Raleigh -- Fri., Jun. 18, 2021 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., Jun. 11, 2021 - Sun., Jun. 27, 2021 )

Pure Life Theatre Company: Radio Golf

The most contemporary of all of August Wilson’s work, Radio Golf is the final play in his unprecedented ten play cycle chronicling African-American life in the twentieth century - a series that includes the Pulitzer Prize winning plays Fences and The Piano Lesson. Completed shortly after his... Read More

Pure Life Theatre Company (formerly Sonorous Road Theatre). -- 919-839-9505 ,

Newton -- Fri., Jun. 18, 2021 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., Jun. 11, 2021 - Sun., Jun. 20, 2021 )

The Green Room Community Theatre: Steel Magnolias

Steel Magnolias by Robert Harling. Set in a small town in Louisiana - in the time of really big hair - six women gather in Truvy's beauty shop for gossip, friendship, and support. These women are true steel magnolias: Southern Belles who are flowery on the outside, but tough as steel on the inside.
$18 for adults, $16 for Seniors, $14 for Students (13+), & $8 for Children (12 and under).   Under current COVID-19 guidelines, The Green Room Community Theatre can now host audiences of up to 130 guests, with our general admission seating.  We have blocked off every other row and there will be 3 empty... Read More

The Green Room Community Theatre. -- 828-464-6583 ,
$18 - $8

Asheville -- Fri., Jun. 18, 2021 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., May. 28, 2021 - Sat., Jun. 19, 2021 )

Montford Park Players: A Midsummer Night's Dream

Always our biggest Shakespeare hit of any season it’s performed, Midsummer is one of Shakespeare’s best works and funniest comedies. Not to be missed! Directed by Hannah Williams.
Registration required; tickets are pay what you can. Lawn chair rentals are available

Hazel Robinson Amphitheatre. -- For more information email ,
Pay What You Can; Suggested $15 - $10

Fri., Jun. 18, 2021 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., Jun. 4, 2021 - Sun., Jun. 20, 2021 )

UNC School of the Arts: Fourth Year Thesis: Neaptide - NOTE CHANGED DATES

A comedic play about the negative stereotypes and treatment of lesbians in the mid-1980s, Neaptide - considered a seminal LGBT+ theater project - follows a lesbian who keeps her personal life private amidst her struggle for custody of her daughter after a divorce. British dramatist Sarah Daniels has... Read More
Event is free but advanced registration is suggested. Register at

Online. ,
Free, registration recommended.

Raleigh -- Fri., Jun. 18, 2021 at 8:00 PM ( Thu., Jun. 10, 2021 - Sat., Jun. 19, 2021 )

Raleigh Little Theatre: The Mountaintop

RLT’s The Mountaintop is a reimagination of events the night before the assassination of the civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. On April 3, 1968, after delivering one of his most memorable speeches, “I've Been To The Mountaintop,” an exhausted Dr. King retires to his room at the... Read More
Runtime is approximately 90 minutes with no intermission. The show contains adult themes and strong language and is recommended for ages 16+. Adult: $20, Senior/Student: $15. For the safety of all attendees, a maximum of 300 tickets will be sold for each performance.  In the event of a weather cancellation, all... Read More

Stephenson Amphitheatre, Raleigh Little Theatre. -- 919-821-3111, ,

Wilmington -- Fri., Jun. 18, 2021 at 8:00 PM ( Thu., Jun. 10, 2021 - Sun., Jun. 20, 2021 )

Big Dawg Productions Non-Profit Theatre: The Lifespan of a Fact

After 15 months of witnessing the battle over what constitutes the TRUTH vs a FACT play out on our screens and in our national conversations, The Lifespan Of A Fact allows us the chance to laugh, and to breathe, while framing the larger debate into one seemingly simple argument. The play was written by Jeremy Kareken,... Read More
General Admission tickets are $25, Senior, Student and Military tickets are $22 (taxes and fees apply). The full studio theatre will be available for general admission seating and masks are encouraged. Concessions are available, including beer and wine. The auditorium and all public spaces are sanitized thoroughly after each... Read More

Ruth & Bucky Stein Theatre at Thalian Hall. -- Tickets are available now online or through the Center Box Office, Monday-Friday from 3-6pm, or 1 hour prior to curtain, at 910-632-2285. ,
$25 - $22