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Charlotte -- Thu., Aug. 22, 2019 at 9:30 AM ( Thu., Aug. 22, 2019 - Sun., Sep. 1, 2019 )

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

Friends come in all sorts of shapes and sizes. In this heartwarming story about the joys of friendship, zookeeper Amos McGee knows friends can come in all sorts of species, too. Every day, spends time with each of his animal friends at the zoo, running races with the tortoise, caring for a particularly shy penguin and reading... Read More

Wells Fargo Playhouse at ImaginOn. -- 704-973-2828 , http://www.ctcharlotte.org
$

Blowing Rock -- Thu., Aug. 22, 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., Aug. 22, 2019 at 11:00 AM ( Thu., Aug. 22, 2019 - Sun., Sep. 1, 2019 )

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

Friends come in all sorts of shapes and sizes. In this heartwarming story about the joys of friendship, zookeeper Amos McGee knows friends can come in all sorts of species, too. Every day, spends time with each of his animal friends at the zoo, running races with the tortoise, caring for a particularly shy penguin and reading... Read More

Wells Fargo Playhouse at ImaginOn. -- 704-973-2828 , http://www.ctcharlotte.org
$

Asheville -- Thu., Aug. 22, 2019 at 1:00 PM ( Sat., Jun. 8, 2019 - Sat., Aug. 31, 2019 )

Black Mountain College Museum + Art Center: Playing with Sound Kids Workshop with Vicky Browne

Astound your friends and family by making simple yet annoyingly affecting noise machines. Ages 5-11 recommended

Black Mountain College Museum and Arts Center. , http://www.blackmountaincollege.org

Cary -- Thu., Aug. 22, 2019 at 2:00 PM ( Thu., Aug. 22, 2019 - Fri., Aug. 30, 2019 )

The Cary Theater: Woman at War

The Cary Theater. -- 919-462-2051 , http://www.thecarytheater.com
$6

Wilmington -- Thu., Aug. 22, 2019 at 6:00 PM

Cameron Art Museum: Julie Rehder

When Wilmington native, Julie Rehder, placed a harp on her shoulder for the first time eight years ago she knew her decades as a pianist and singer prepared her for that moment. "Now I can't be in the same room with my harps without stopping to play them," she says. Unlike digitized music, the vibrations of the long strings of... Read More

Cameron Art Museum. -- Café dinner reservations are recommended: 910-777-2363. , http://www.cameronartmuseum.org
Free with dinner

Apex -- Thu., Aug. 22, 2019 at 6:00 PM

Halle Cultural Arts Center: The Missing Link

Spend a fun-filled evening viewing a film in our cozy theatre. We set up tables and ONLY 80 chairs for this special event. Enjoy a slice or two of pizza while watching the movie. Additionally, bottled water, fruit, and dessert is included while you sit back and enjoy the show. 
TICKETS: $5/person OR $2/children 2 & under

Halle Cultural Arts Center. -- 919-249-1120 , http://www.thehalle.org
$5 - $2

Jacksonville -- Thu., Aug. 22, 2019 at 7:00 PM

Quaker City Night Hawks

Tarheel Concert Lounge. -- Tickets available online. , http://www.quakercitynighthawks.com
$

Cary -- Thu., Aug. 22, 2019 at 7:00 PM ( Thu., Aug. 22, 2019 - Fri., Aug. 30, 2019 )

The Cary Theater: Woman at War

The Cary Theater. -- 919-462-2051 , http://www.thecarytheater.com
$6

Charlotte -- Thu., Aug. 22, 2019 at 7:30 PM ( Thu., Aug. 15, 2019 - Sat., Sep. 7, 2019 )

Actor's Theatre of Charlotte: Silence! The Musical

A laugh-out-loud naughty satire of the Oscar Award winning film, The Silence of the Lambs. Music and Lyrics by Jon Kaplan and Al Kaplan, Book by Hunter Bell. Thursday, August 15 @ 7:30 - Pay What You Can Night Friday, August 16 @ 8:00 PM - Preview, 50% Off Saturday, August 17 @ 8:00 PM - Preview, 50% Off ... Read More

Hadley Theater, Queens University. -- 704-342-2251, info@atcharlotte.org , http://www.atcharlotte.org
$

Carrboro -- Thu., Aug. 22, 2019 at 8:00 PM

ArtsCenter: Rissi Palmer

Performed by Opener XOXOK

Rissi Palmer, who describes her musical style as "Southern Soul," has received widespread media attention in national publications including Ebony, Parade, People, Newsweek, Huffington Post, Rolling Stone, The Wall Street Journal and more. Rissi has also shared the stage with such notable artists as Charley... Read More

ArtsCenter. -- (919) 929-2787 , http://www.artscenterlive.org
$15

Wilmington -- Thu., Aug. 22, 2019 at 8:00 PM ( Wed., Aug. 14, 2019 - Sun., Sep. 1, 2019 )

Big Dawg Productions Non-Profit Theatre: Men on Boats

     Another Wilmington debut. Ten explorers. Four boats. One Grand Canyon. Men on Boats is the true(ish) history of an 1869 expedition, when a one-armed captain and a crew of insane yet loyal volunteers set out to chart the course of the Colorado River. This astounding play casts all women to... Read More

Cape Fear Playhouse. -- 910-367-5237, bigdawgpro@gmail.com , http://www.bigdawgproductions.org
$15 - $5

Raleigh -- Thu., Aug. 22, 2019 at 8:00 PM ( Fri., Aug. 16, 2019 - Sun., Sep. 1, 2019 )

Raleigh Little Theatre: A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder

Monty Navarro, a distant heir to the D’Ysquith family fortune sets out to speed up the line of succession by using a great deal of charm…and a pinch of murder. Monty’s murderous romp is filled with unforgettable music, non-stop laughs and doomed heirs who meet their ends in the most creative and side-splitting... Read More
Adults-$27, Students/Seniors -$23, First Sunday-$14. Seniors are age 62 and up. Students are through college.

Raleigh Little Theatre (Cantey V. Sutton Theatre). -- (919) 821-3111 , http://www.raleighlittletheatre.org
$27 - $14

Charlotte -- Thu., Aug. 22, 2019 at 8:15 PM ( Tue., Aug. 13, 2019 - Sat., Aug. 24, 2019 )

Actor's Theatre of Charlotte: A Midsummer Night's Dream

In this most magical of Shakespeare's comedies, a quartet of young lovers, some fleeing a forced marriage, some chasing unrequited love, escapes Athens. In the forest, they collide with the squabbling Queen and King of the fairies, Titania and Oberon, as well as Oberon's mischievous servant Puck and a pack of hapless craftsmen,... Read More
Midsummer Nights@Queens is an Actor's Theatre of Charlotte project aimed at bringing a free "Shakespeare in the Park" experience to the Charlotte, NC region.This endeavor is scheduled to become an annual event taking place in the Myers Park community on the beautiful campus of Queens University of Charlotte.

Queens University Quad. -- info@atcharlotte.org , http://www.atcharlotte.org
$

Cary -- Thu., Aug. 22, 2019 at 9:00 PM ( Thu., Aug. 15, 2019 - Fri., Aug. 23, 2019 )

The Cary Theater: 2019 Sundance Short Film Tour

The Cary Theater. -- 919-462-2051 , http://www.thecarytheater.com
$6

Charlotte -- Fri., Aug. 23, 2019 at 9:30 AM ( Thu., Aug. 22, 2019 - Sun., Sep. 1, 2019 )

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

Friends come in all sorts of shapes and sizes. In this heartwarming story about the joys of friendship, zookeeper Amos McGee knows friends can come in all sorts of species, too. Every day, spends time with each of his animal friends at the zoo, running races with the tortoise, caring for a particularly shy penguin and reading... Read More

Wells Fargo Playhouse at ImaginOn. -- 704-973-2828 , http://www.ctcharlotte.org
$

Charlotte -- Fri., Aug. 23, 2019 at 11:00 AM ( Thu., Aug. 22, 2019 - Sun., Sep. 1, 2019 )

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

Friends come in all sorts of shapes and sizes. In this heartwarming story about the joys of friendship, zookeeper Amos McGee knows friends can come in all sorts of species, too. Every day, spends time with each of his animal friends at the zoo, running races with the tortoise, caring for a particularly shy penguin and reading... Read More

Wells Fargo Playhouse at ImaginOn. -- 704-973-2828 , http://www.ctcharlotte.org
$

Asheville -- Fri., Aug. 23, 2019 at 1:00 PM ( Sat., Jun. 8, 2019 - Sat., Aug. 31, 2019 )

Black Mountain College Museum + Art Center: Playing with Sound Kids Workshop with Vicky Browne

Astound your friends and family by making simple yet annoyingly affecting noise machines. Ages 5-11 recommended

Black Mountain College Museum and Arts Center. , http://www.blackmountaincollege.org

Asheville -- Fri., Aug. 23, 2019 at 6:00 PM

Transfigurations III: Celebrating 15 Years of Harvest Records

Performed by Kevin Morby, Waxahatchee, and Jessica Pratt

Wortham Center for the Performing Arts.
$30 - $27

Chapel Hill -- Fri., Aug. 23, 2019 at 7:00 PM ( Fri., Aug. 2, 2019 - Sun., Sep. 29, 2019 )

Paperhand Puppet Intervention: We Are Here

This year’s show, We. Are. Here. explores the paradoxical gift of PROGRESS. WE. ARE. HERE. to learn, to practice, and to heal; to dream and build a better world together; to create this work and rise as a community; to inspire us all to feel more deeply connected to the earth and it's creatures; to stand up for justice,... Read More
6:30 pre-show event (2:30 for matinees)

Forest Theater. -- paperhand.org@gmail.com , http://www.paperhand.org
$

Cary -- Fri., Aug. 23, 2019 at 7:00 PM ( Thu., Aug. 15, 2019 - Fri., Aug. 23, 2019 )

The Cary Theater: 2019 Sundance Short Film Tour

The Cary Theater. -- 919-462-2051 , http://www.thecarytheater.com
$6

Wilmington -- Fri., Aug. 23, 2019 at 8:00 PM ( Wed., Aug. 14, 2019 - Sun., Sep. 1, 2019 )

Big Dawg Productions Non-Profit Theatre: Men on Boats

     Another Wilmington debut. Ten explorers. Four boats. One Grand Canyon. Men on Boats is the true(ish) history of an 1869 expedition, when a one-armed captain and a crew of insane yet loyal volunteers set out to chart the course of the Colorado River. This astounding play casts all women to... Read More

Cape Fear Playhouse. -- 910-367-5237, bigdawgpro@gmail.com , http://www.bigdawgproductions.org
$15 - $5

Raleigh -- Fri., Aug. 23, 2019 at 8:00 PM ( Fri., Aug. 16, 2019 - Sun., Sep. 1, 2019 )

Raleigh Little Theatre: A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder

Monty Navarro, a distant heir to the D’Ysquith family fortune sets out to speed up the line of succession by using a great deal of charm…and a pinch of murder. Monty’s murderous romp is filled with unforgettable music, non-stop laughs and doomed heirs who meet their ends in the most creative and side-splitting... Read More
Adults-$27, Students/Seniors -$23, First Sunday-$14. Seniors are age 62 and up. Students are through college.

Raleigh Little Theatre (Cantey V. Sutton Theatre). -- (919) 821-3111 , http://www.raleighlittletheatre.org
$27 - $14

Charlotte -- Fri., Aug. 23, 2019 at 8:00 PM ( Thu., Aug. 15, 2019 - Sat., Sep. 7, 2019 )

Actor's Theatre of Charlotte: Silence! The Musical

A laugh-out-loud naughty satire of the Oscar Award winning film, The Silence of the Lambs. Music and Lyrics by Jon Kaplan and Al Kaplan, Book by Hunter Bell. Thursday, August 15 @ 7:30 - Pay What You Can Night Friday, August 16 @ 8:00 PM - Preview, 50% Off Saturday, August 17 @ 8:00 PM - Preview, 50% Off ... Read More

Hadley Theater, Queens University. -- 704-342-2251, info@atcharlotte.org , http://www.atcharlotte.org
$

Raleigh -- Fri., Aug. 23, 2019 at 8:00 PM ( Fri., Aug. 23, 2019 - Sun., Aug. 25, 2019 )

White Iris Light Opera: Strike Up the Band

Meredith College White Iris Light Opera is comprised of current students, incoming students, and community members. They are excited and proud to present Strike Up the Band by George and Ira Gershwin.
No reservation required. A $5 donation is suggested.

Jones Auditorium at Meredith College.
$5 suggested donation