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Asheville -- Sat., Oct. 20, 2018 at 8:00 PM ( Sat., Sep. 8, 2018 - Thu., Jan. 31, 2019 )

Black Mountain College Museum + Art Center: 120 College Street Opening Celebration Featuring Theo Bleckmann and Ben Monder

Performed by Theo Bleckmann, vocals; Ben Monder, guitar

Take a first look at BMCM+AC’s new home at 120 College Street with an inaugural concert by Grammy Award-nominated singer and composer Theo Bleckmann and jazz guitarist Ben Monder. For over 15 years, the Theo Bleckmann & Ben Monder Duo has been touring the U.S., Europe and Asia creating a unique approach to what might... Read More

Black Mountain College Museum and Arts Center. -- More information , http://www.blackmountaincollege.org
Free

Charlotte -- Sat., Oct. 20, 2018 at 11:00 AM

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Culture: Family First Presented by Novant Health: R & B Tech

Performed by Jason Jet

Our musical workshop is back, this time with an R&B twist. Participants will gain first-hand experience with song structure, elements of a hit song and an intro to song writing under the direction of musical sensation Jason Jet. By the end of the workshop attendees should have a verse and chorus to their own R&B ballad... Read More

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Culture. , http://www.ganttcenter.org/calendar/family-first-rb-tech
$5

Charlotte -- Sat., Oct. 20, 2018 at 11:00 AM ( Fri., Sep. 28, 2018 - Sun., Oct. 21, 2018 )

Children's Theatre of Charlotte: Roald Dahl’s Matilda The Musical

Based on Roald Dahl’s classic children’s book, this full-length Tony Award-winning Broadway musical follows Matilda Wormwood, a precocious – and powerful – girl who immerses herself in books. Unfortunately, Matilda’s parents don’t understand why she’d rather read than watch television.... Read More
Recommended for ages 6 and older.

McColl Family Theatre at ImaginOn. -- 704-973-2825, robo@ctcharlotte.org , http://www.ctcharlotte.org
$

Charlotte -- Sat., Oct. 20, 2018 at 12:30 PM

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Culture: The Art of R&B: An Interactive Experience

Performed by DJ SPK, Jessica Macks, Producers 88 Meech and Master Kie, Cyanca

Get ready to learn the ins and outs of making music in two interactive sessions. Spend an afternoon immersed in the technical aspects of R&B music with artists who are making their mark on the industry. Join us for an interactive panel on songwriting, performance, music production and the business of Charlotte’s music... Read More
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM Interactive Panel and Q&A about songwriting, performance, music production, and doing business in CLT. Participants will share examples of their work. Featuring DJ SPK| Jessica Macks| Producers 88 Meech and Master Kie | Cyanca   1:35 PM - 3:00 PM Participants will rotate through mini... Read More

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Culture. --  (704) 547-3700 , http://www.ganttcenter.org/calendar/the-art-of-rb-an-interactive-experience
$5

Raleigh -- Sat., Oct. 20, 2018 at 1:00 PM ( Fri., Oct. 19, 2018 - Sat., Nov. 3, 2018 )

Raleigh Little Theatre: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

This story of love, faith, courage, and giving, with its triumph of good over evil, is a true celebration of life. “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe” by C.S. Lewis opens at Raleigh Little Theatre on October 19th and runs through October 28th. 
On Saturday, October 20th, RLT will host a post-show discussion after the 1:00P performance with Rev. Sharon Taylor about the impact of C.S. Lewis to people of faith. Rev. Sharon Taylor serves as senior pastor at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church at the corner of Brooks and Clark. Sharon came to Raleigh in 2014 from Yardley, PA. She... Read More

Raleigh Little Theatre (Cantey V. Sutton Theatre). -- 919-821-3111 , http://www.raleighlittletheatre.org
$

Raleigh -- Sat., Oct. 20, 2018 at 1:00 PM ( Fri., Oct. 19, 2018 - Sun., Oct. 28, 2018 )

Raleigh Little Theatre: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe

Journey to the land of Narnia. Discover the magic and mystery of Aslan, the great lion, his struggle with the White Witch, and the adventures of four children who inadvertently wander into an old wardrobe. This story of love, faith, courage, and giving, with its triumph of good over evil, is a true celebration of life.

Raleigh Little Theatre (Cantey V. Sutton Theatre). -- (919) 821-3111 , http://www.raleighlittletheatre.org
$

Cary -- Sat., Oct. 20, 2018 at 1:15 PM

North Carolina Chamber Music Institute: Grant Llewellyn NCCMI Workshop & Concert

Performed by Grant Llewellyn, NCCMI Students

NCCMI students join together in an orchestral workshop with the Music Director of the North Carolina Symphony. Program: Elgar Serenade for Strings and Dvorak Symphony No. 8 Finale. Workshop from 1:15 - 4:00pm, Concert at 4:30.
Free and open to the public. Attendance for workshop or concert is welcome! Donations will support NCCMI scholarships.

Saint Francis United Methodist Church. , http://www.nccmi.org
Free and open to the public.

Winston-Salem -- Sat., Oct. 20, 2018 at 2:00 PM ( Thu., Oct. 18, 2018 - Sun., Oct. 21, 2018 )

UNC School of the Arts: American Voices: Two One-Act Plays

The University of North Carolina School of the Arts production of American Voices: Two One-Act Plays explores what can happen when an identity doesn’t fit into the traditional American narrative. From Oct. 18-21, audiences have five opportunities to see this double bill featuring A Movie Star Has to Star in Black... Read More
Tickets are $20 regular and $15 students with valid ID. This year’s benefit for the Larry Leon Hamlin and Sylvia Sprinkle Hamlin / Urban League Endowed Scholarship, which supports talented artists of color in UNCSA’s School of Drama and School of Design and Production, coincides with the second performance of... Read More

Hanesbrands Theatre. -- 336-721-1945 , http://www.uncsa.edu/performances
$20 - $15

Flat Rock -- Sat., Oct. 20, 2018 at 2:00 PM ( Thu., Oct. 18, 2018 - Sun., Oct. 28, 2018 )

Flat Rock Playhouse: Pickin’ and A Grinnin’: A Night at the Opry

Performed by Nat Zegree, Eric Anthony, Jeremy Sevelovitz, Paul Babelay, Ben Hope, and Katie Barton. Sarah Hund, Russell Weaver.

Featuring some of Flat Rock’s most recognizable musical talents, Pickin’ and A Grinnin’: A Night at the Opry will showcase everything from bluegrass to honky-tonk, blues to rock n’ roll, and tin pan alley to pop standard. The All-Star cast includes Nat Zegree (Million Dollar Quartet, Amadeus,... Read More

Flat Rock Playhouse Mainstage. -- 828-693-0731, toll-free at 866-737-8008 , http://www.flatrockplayhouse.org/
$52 - $17

Winston-Salem -- Sat., Oct. 20, 2018 at 2:00 PM ( Thu., Oct. 18, 2018 - Sun., Oct. 21, 2018 )

UNC School of the Arts: American Voices: Two One-Act Plays

Directed by Cameron Knight: "A Movie Star Has to Star in Black and White" by Adrienne Kennedy; & "Suddenly Last Summer" by Tennessee Williams Two of America’s greatest playwrights wrestle with the problem of identities that don’t fit into the traditional American narrative. In the semi-autobiographical play "A... Read More
Related Event: Friday, October 19, 2018 at 6:00 PM: Hamlin Scholarship Benefit: Join us for a pre-show reception benefiting The Larry Leon Hamlin and Sylvia Sprinkle Hamlin / Urban League Endowed Scholarship. Proceeds provide scholarship opportunities for talented artists of color in the schools of Drama and Design &... Read More

Hanesbrands Theatre. -- 336-721-1945 , http://www.uncsa.edu/performances
$20 Regular/$15 Student with valid ID

Matthews -- Sat., Oct. 20, 2018 at 2:00 PM ( Fri., Oct. 12, 2018 - Sun., Oct. 21, 2018 )

Matthews Playhouse of the Performing Arts: The Hundred Dresses

The Hundred Dresses is a play based upon an award-winning children's book.  It is based upon the true-life experiences of the author: a girl who is teased by her classmates because she is different. Wanda Petronski, a girl who comes from the poor part of town, is the only student in her class with a... Read More
Adults $14, Students and Seniors $12

Fullwood Theater. -- 704-846-8343 , http://www.matthewsplayhouse.com
$14 - $12

Durham -- Sat., Oct. 20, 2018 at 2:00 PM

Regulator Bookshop: African Diaspora Book Club

Book for discussion: The Fishermen by Chigozie Obioma. This book group meets on the 3rd Saturdays at 2pm. All are welcome. Free.

Regulator Bookshop. -- Contact Tisha Buelto, tebuelto@gmail.com. 919-286-2700 , http://www.regulatorbookshop.org
Free

Raleigh -- Sat., Oct. 20, 2018 at 2:00 PM ( Tue., Oct. 16, 2018 - Sun., Oct. 21, 2018 )

North Carolina Theatre: In the Heights

From the creator of Hamilton, In the Heights tells the universal story of a vibrant community in New York’s Washington Heights neighborhood – a place where the coffee from the corner bodega is light and sweet, the windows are always open and the breeze carries the rhythm of three generations of... Read More

Memorial Auditorium at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts. -- 919-831-6941 , https://nctheatre.com/shows/in-the-heights
$25

Chapel Hill -- Sat., Oct. 20, 2018 at 2:00 PM ( Wed., Oct. 10, 2018 - Sun., Oct. 28, 2018 )

PlayMakers Repertory Company: Skeleton Crew

At the start of the Great Recession, one of the last auto stamping plants in Detroit is on shaky ground. The long hours and demanding shifts have turned the line workers into a family, but the stress and strain of an uncertain future threatens to do more than just gum up the works. In the conclusion to her Detroit... Read More
Suitable for high school students and older. 10/10 - 10/11 Previews 10/12 Opening Night 10/16 Community Night

Paul Green Theatre. -- 919.962.7529 , http://playmakersrep.org/show/skeleton-crew/
$57 - $12

Southern Pines -- Sat., Oct. 20, 2018 at 2:00 PM ( Thu., Oct. 18, 2018 - Sun., Oct. 21, 2018 )

Judson Theatre Company: Love, Loss, and What I Wore

Performed by Sally Struthers and Joyce Reehling

 With its compulsively entertaining subject matter, this intimate collection of stories by Nora and Delia Ephron celebrated an accomplished two-and-a-half year run at New York’s Westside Theatre.  Love, Loss, and What I Wore is based on the best-seller by Ilene Beckerman as well as the recollections of Nora &... Read More
Regular price: $38; At the Door: $43 Student/Military/SCC Faculty & Staff – Rush Tickets: $20 at the door only

The O'Neal School. --  JudsonTheatre@gmail.com  , https://judsontheatre.com/sally-struthers-joyce-reehling-headline-love-loss-and-what-i-wore/
$43 - $20

Cary -- Sat., Oct. 20, 2018 at 4:30 PM

North Carolina Chamber Music Institute: Grant Llewellyn NCCMI Workshop & Concert

Performed by Grant Llewellyn, NCCMI Students

NCCMI students join together in an orchestral workshop with the Music Director of the North Carolina Symphony. Program: Elgar Serenade for Strings and Dvorak Symphony No. 8 Finale. Workshop from 1:15 - 4:00pm, Concert at 4:30.
Free and open to the public. Attendance for workshop or concert is welcome! Donations will support NCCMI scholarships.

Saint Francis United Methodist Church. , http://www.nccmi.org
Free and open to the public.

Raleigh -- Sat., Oct. 20, 2018 at 5:00 PM ( Fri., Oct. 19, 2018 - Sat., Nov. 3, 2018 )

Raleigh Little Theatre: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

This story of love, faith, courage, and giving, with its triumph of good over evil, is a true celebration of life. “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe” by C.S. Lewis opens at Raleigh Little Theatre on October 19th and runs through October 28th. 
On Saturday, October 20th, RLT will host a post-show discussion after the 1:00P performance with Rev. Sharon Taylor about the impact of C.S. Lewis to people of faith. Rev. Sharon Taylor serves as senior pastor at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church at the corner of Brooks and Clark. Sharon came to Raleigh in 2014 from Yardley, PA. She... Read More

Raleigh Little Theatre (Cantey V. Sutton Theatre). -- 919-821-3111 , http://www.raleighlittletheatre.org
$

Raleigh -- Sat., Oct. 20, 2018 at 5:00 PM ( Fri., Oct. 19, 2018 - Sun., Oct. 28, 2018 )

Raleigh Little Theatre: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe

Journey to the land of Narnia. Discover the magic and mystery of Aslan, the great lion, his struggle with the White Witch, and the adventures of four children who inadvertently wander into an old wardrobe. This story of love, faith, courage, and giving, with its triumph of good over evil, is a true celebration of life.

Raleigh Little Theatre (Cantey V. Sutton Theatre). -- (919) 821-3111 , http://www.raleighlittletheatre.org
$

Hudson -- Sat., Oct. 20, 2018 at 6:30 PM ( Thu., Oct. 18, 2018 - Sat., Oct. 27, 2018 )

Hudson Dinner Theatre: Children of Eden

Stephen Schwartz's Children of Eden tells the stories of Adam and Noah from the Book of Genesis in the Old Testament.  It deals with such timeless, monumental issues as perfection, innocence, curiosity, free will, creativity, disobedience of children, sacrifice and redemption.

Hudson Uptown Building (HUB). -- (828) 726-8871
$

Raleigh -- Sat., Oct. 20, 2018 at 7:00 PM

Laurenicole

Performed by Laurenicole

Raleigh Beer Garden. , http://www.theraleighbeergarden.com
$

Raleigh -- Sat., Oct. 20, 2018 at 7:00 PM

Brasa Brazilian Steakhouse: Bruce Smith Trio

Performed by Bruce Smith Trio

Brasa Brazilian Steakhouse. , http://www.brasasteakhouse.com
Free

Sat., Oct. 20, 2018 at 7:00 PM

Raleigh Camerata: Music of Early France

Performed by Dr. Kelly Nivison, baroque flutes and recorders; Allison Willet, baroque violin and viol; Chris Nunnally, baroque cello; Jennifer Streeter, harpsichord

Come experience the early French repertoire on transitional flutes, viols, recorders, and harpsichord at the low pitch with which it was conceived. A=392 adds a richness to the sound that is lost when played at the higher pitches. Music by Dandrieu, Hotteterre, Jacquet de la Guerre, Marais, and more.
$20 General/$15 Senior/$5 Student/ 12 and under free

Western Boulevard Presbyterian Church. -- info@raleighcamerata.com, Tickets. , http://www.raleighcamerata.com
$20 - $5

Cary -- Sat., Oct. 20, 2018 at 7:00 PM

The Cary Theater: Bernard and Huey with Q&A

Performed by Dan Mirvish, director

Bernard and Huey, followed by Q&A with director, Dan Mirvish.

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

Wilmington -- Sat., Oct. 20, 2018 at 7:30 PM

Wilmington Symphony Orchestra: Land and Sea

Performed by Mary Gayle Green, mezzo-soprano

The program will include Aaron Copland’s Tender Land Suite and Sir Edward Elgar’s Sea Pictures.

Wilson Center, Cape Fear Community College. , http://www.wilmingtonsymphony.org
$

Raleigh -- Sat., Oct. 20, 2018 at 7:30 PM ( Tue., Oct. 16, 2018 - Sun., Oct. 21, 2018 )

North Carolina Theatre: In the Heights

From the creator of Hamilton, In the Heights tells the universal story of a vibrant community in New York’s Washington Heights neighborhood – a place where the coffee from the corner bodega is light and sweet, the windows are always open and the breeze carries the rhythm of three generations of... Read More

Memorial Auditorium at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts. -- 919-831-6941 , https://nctheatre.com/shows/in-the-heights
$25