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Blowing Rock -- Tue., Oct. 17, 2017 at 11:00 AM

Blowing Rock Art and History Museum: Coffee with the Curator

Take a walk through the galleries with the Curator, and special guest, Jerald Melberg. Get a behind-the-scenes look into “Romare Bearden – Li’l Dan the Drummer Boy: A Civil War Story.” Guests are invited to converse and pose questions while enjoying complimentary cookies (courtesy of... Read More

Blowing Rock Art and History Museum. -- (828) 295-9099 , http://www.blowingrockmuseum.org/
Nonmembers: Museum Admission; Members: Free

Winston-Salem -- Tue., Oct. 17, 2017 at 12:00 PM

Piedmont Opera: "La Lunch"

Meet and greet the cast and crew of Silent Night and learn more about the production.

Bookmarks Bookstore. -- (336) 725-7101 , http://piedmontopera.org
$20 (includes lunch and speaker)

Hendersonville -- Tue., Oct. 17, 2017 at 6:00 PM

Flat Rock Playhouse: Theatre with the Stars!

This annual event of song, dance, and theatre features eight local “stars” partnering with Flat Rock Playhouse “pros” to compete with the hopes of raising the most votes to win the title as well as $1,000 for their selected non-profit of choice. Hosted by WTZQ’s Mark... Read More
Cash bar. A preshow reception will take place in the Playhouse Downtown lobby beginning at 5:00 PM.

Flat Rock Playhouse Downtown. -- (828) 693-0731; (866) 732-8008 , http://www.frpstars.org/
$50 (includes food, festivities, and reserved seating)

Tue., Oct. 17, 2017 at 7:00 PM

Duke Performances: JD Allen Trio & Bill Frisell

Frisell has been grappling with the legacy and lessons of Thelonious Monk for his entire career, pursuing Monk’s unwavering mix of devotion to melody and his obsession with bending it. For a decade now, tenor saxophonist JD Allen has anchored his eponymous trio, supported by drummer Rudy... Read More

Durham Fruit & Produce Company. -- (919) 684-4444 , http://dukeperformances.duke.edu/
$25; Duke Students $10

Greenville -- Tue., Oct. 17, 2017 at 7:30 PM

East Carolina University School of Music: "Splendors of the Baroque"

Performed by North Carolina Baroque Orchestra

A program including J.S. Bach's concerto for two violins, a concerto for two flutes by Quantz, Corelli’s Concerto Grosso #1, and music by Fasch, Vivaldi, and Leclair.

A.J. Fletcher Recital Hall. -- (252) 328-6851 , http://www.ecu.edu/cs-cfac/music/
Free

Winston-Salem -- Tue., Oct. 17, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Wed., Oct. 11, 2017 - Sun., Oct. 22, 2017 )

Triad Stage: Buyer & Cellar

Buyer & Cellar, a comedy by Jonathan Tolins:  Alex More, a not-so-successful actor somewhere north of 30, finds himself in the basement of one of Hollywood’s biggest icons. Hired to operate the shopping mall – complete with stores and a food court – in the basement of one of the houses on the... Read More
October 11, 12, & 13 - Preview Performance October 14 - Opening Night

Hanesbrands Theatre. -- (336) 747-1414; boxoffice@triadstage.org , http://triadstage.org/
$

Hickory -- Tue., Oct. 17, 2017 at 7:30 PM

Lenoir-Rhyne University: Organist Stefan Kiessling

A recital by organist Stefan Kiessling.
A pre-concert lecture demonstration, focusing on the organ works of J.S. Bach, will be held prior to the recital at 6:30 p.m.

Grace Chapel . -- (828) 328-7206 , http://www.lr.edu/public-events
Free

Durham -- Tue., Oct. 17, 2017 at 7:30 PM

Triangle Wagner Society: Andrea Edith, soprano; Ran De Ryke, baritone; Daniel Schlosberg, piano

This program aims to illuminate the harmonic influence of Richard Wagner on composers of French chanson (song) and will feature Wagner’s Wesendonck Lieder, Debussy’s Cinq Poemes de Baudelaire, and selected chansons by Ernest Chausson.

First Presbyterian Church. -- (919) 383-5998; margiesatinsky@icloud.com , http://trianglewagnersociety.com
Members Free; Guests $15

Pembroke -- Tue., Oct. 17, 2017 at 7:30 PM

UNC Pembroke: Guest Artist Recital

Performed by Ivano Ascari, trumpet

To view a UNC Pembroke campus map, click HERE.

Moore Hall. -- (910) 521-6230 , http://www.uncp.edu/music/
Free

Raleigh -- Tue., Oct. 17, 2017 at 8:00 PM

Smedes-Emory Parlor, Saint Mary's School: Fall Concert

Performed by Fabián López, violin; Nathan Leyland, cello; Jeremy Thompson, piano

BEETHOVEN     Piano Trio, Op.70 "Ghost" TURINA     Circulo, Op.91 BRAHMS     Piano Trio in B major Op.8 (revised)

Smedes-Emory Parlor at Saint Mary's School. -- (919) 424-4045 , http://www.sms.edu/our-programs/arts/smedes_parlor_concert_series/index.aspx
Free; donations appreciated

Raleigh -- Tue., Oct. 17, 2017 at 8:00 PM ( Tue., Oct. 17, 2017 - Wed., Oct. 18, 2017 )

Theatre Raleigh: Blue Ridge Sky

 A staged reading of the new work Blue Ridge Sky.  Book by Hunter Foster.  Music and lyrics by Georia Stitt:  David Hume, a Duke University professor, gathers his family at their home in The Great Blue Ridge Mountains on the anniversary of his wife's death. He announces that he... Read More

Kennedy Theatre at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts. -- (919) 832-9997 , http://www.theatreraleigh.com/
$20

Tue., Oct. 17, 2017 at 9:00 PM

Duke Performances: JD Allen Trio & Bill Frisell

Frisell has been grappling with the legacy and lessons of Thelonious Monk for his entire career, pursuing Monk’s unwavering mix of devotion to melody and his obsession with bending it. For a decade now, tenor saxophonist JD Allen has anchored his eponymous trio, supported by drummer Rudy... Read More

Durham Fruit & Produce Company. -- (919) 684-4444 , http://dukeperformances.duke.edu/
$25; Duke Students $10

Chapel Hill -- Wed., Oct. 18, 2017 ( Mon., Sep. 25, 2017 - Fri., Nov. 3, 2017 )

Friday Center for Continuing Education: EXHIBITION: Refugee

According to UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, the number of displaced people has reached over 65 million globally. Through images created by five internationally acclaimed artists, REFUGEE is a multimedia art exhibit exploring... Read More

Friday Center. -- (919) 962-3000; fridaycenter@unc.edu
Free

Charlotte -- Wed., Oct. 18, 2017 at 12:00 PM

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Culture: The Classic Black Cinema Series - The Flying Ace

The Flying Ace (1926) features a veteran World War I fighter pilot. He returns home a war hero and immediately regains his former job as a railroad company detective. His first case: recover a stolen satchel filled with $25,000 of company payroll, locate a missing employee, and capture a gang of railroad thieves.
For ages 18+

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Culture. -- (704) 547-3700 , http://www.ganttcenter.org/calendar/cbcs-the-flying-ace/
Free with museum admission

Flat Rock -- Wed., Oct. 18, 2017 at 2:00 PM ( Fri., Oct. 6, 2017 - Sat., Oct. 21, 2017 )

Flat Rock Playhouse: Little Shop of Horrors

One of the longest running Off-Broadway hits of all time makes its Flat Rock Playhouse debut in this musical comedy about a boy and his bloodthirsty plant. Featuring a score reminiscent of early 1960s rock-and-roll, doo-wop, and early Motown by the musical team behind Disney’s Little... Read More

Flat Rock Playhouse Mainstage. -- (828) 693-0731 , http://flatrockplayhouse.org/
$50-$15

Wed., Oct. 18, 2017 at 7:00 PM ( Fri., Aug. 18, 2017 - Wed., Oct. 18, 2017 )

Duke Performances: JD Allen Trio & Dave Douglas

Monk’s catalogue is as wide-open as the music Douglas makes. “Everything is represented in there,” he says. “The more I play them, the more I learn.” For a decade now, tenor saxophonist JD Allen has anchored his eponymous trio, supported by drummer Rudy Royston and... Read More

Durham Fruit & Produce Company. -- (919) 684-4444 , http://dukeperformances.duke.edu/
$25; Duke Students $10

Winston-Salem -- Wed., Oct. 18, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Wed., Oct. 11, 2017 - Sun., Oct. 22, 2017 )

Triad Stage: Buyer & Cellar

Buyer & Cellar, a comedy by Jonathan Tolins:  Alex More, a not-so-successful actor somewhere north of 30, finds himself in the basement of one of Hollywood’s biggest icons. Hired to operate the shopping mall – complete with stores and a food court – in the basement of one of the houses on the... Read More
October 11, 12, & 13 - Preview Performance October 14 - Opening Night

Hanesbrands Theatre. -- (336) 747-1414; boxoffice@triadstage.org , http://triadstage.org/
$

Raleigh -- Wed., Oct. 18, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Wed., Oct. 18, 2017 - Sun., Oct. 29, 2017 )

NC State University Theatre: The Exonerated

The Exonerated, by Jessica Blank and Erik Jensen:  In this documentary theatre piece, countless hours spent in dusty courthouse record rooms and thousands of hours of microfiche yields the true story of five American men and one American woman, convicted and sentenced to death for crimes they did not commit.... Read More
October 20 @ 7:30 PM - This performance will be audio described for the visually impaired

Kennedy-McIlwee Studio Theatre. -- Information: (919) 515-3105; Tickets: (919) 515-1100 , http://go.ncsu.edu/exonerated
$18-$6

Chapel Hill -- Wed., Oct. 18, 2017 at 7:30 PM

Carol Woods Retirement Center: Jackie Wolborsky, violin; Sam Gold, viola; Leonid Finkelsteyn, double bass

Auditorium, Carol Woods Retirement Community. -- (919) 968-4511 , https://www.carolwoods.org/
Free

Flat Rock -- Wed., Oct. 18, 2017 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., Oct. 6, 2017 - Sat., Oct. 21, 2017 )

Flat Rock Playhouse: Little Shop of Horrors

One of the longest running Off-Broadway hits of all time makes its Flat Rock Playhouse debut in this musical comedy about a boy and his bloodthirsty plant. Featuring a score reminiscent of early 1960s rock-and-roll, doo-wop, and early Motown by the musical team behind Disney’s Little... Read More

Flat Rock Playhouse Mainstage. -- (828) 693-0731 , http://flatrockplayhouse.org/
$50-$15

Raleigh -- Wed., Oct. 18, 2017 at 8:00 PM ( Tue., Oct. 17, 2017 - Wed., Oct. 18, 2017 )

Theatre Raleigh: Blue Ridge Sky

 A staged reading of the new work Blue Ridge Sky.  Book by Hunter Foster.  Music and lyrics by Georia Stitt:  David Hume, a Duke University professor, gathers his family at their home in The Great Blue Ridge Mountains on the anniversary of his wife's death. He announces that he... Read More

Kennedy Theatre at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts. -- (919) 832-9997 , http://www.theatreraleigh.com/
$20

Chapel Hill -- Thu., Oct. 19, 2017 ( Mon., Sep. 25, 2017 - Fri., Nov. 3, 2017 )

Friday Center for Continuing Education: EXHIBITION: Refugee

According to UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, the number of displaced people has reached over 65 million globally. Through images created by five internationally acclaimed artists, REFUGEE is a multimedia art exhibit exploring... Read More

Friday Center. -- (919) 962-3000; fridaycenter@unc.edu
Free

Cary -- Thu., Oct. 19, 2017 at 2:00 PM ( Thu., Oct. 5, 2017 - Thu., Oct. 19, 2017 )

The Cary Theater, Town of Cary: A Ghost Story

The Cary Theater. -- (919) 462-2051 , http://thecarytheater.com
$5

Flat Rock -- Thu., Oct. 19, 2017 at 2:00 PM ( Fri., Oct. 6, 2017 - Sat., Oct. 21, 2017 )

Flat Rock Playhouse: Little Shop of Horrors

One of the longest running Off-Broadway hits of all time makes its Flat Rock Playhouse debut in this musical comedy about a boy and his bloodthirsty plant. Featuring a score reminiscent of early 1960s rock-and-roll, doo-wop, and early Motown by the musical team behind Disney’s Little... Read More

Flat Rock Playhouse Mainstage. -- (828) 693-0731 , http://flatrockplayhouse.org/
$50-$15