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Thu., Aug. 6, 2020 at 9:00 AM ( Mon., Aug. 3, 2020 - Fri., Aug. 7, 2020 )

Raleigh Little Theatre: Create A Play Camp: The Lorax

This half day camp will combine creative drama work with acting skill development. Using source material from books and their own imaginations, students will work together with their peers to create an original story to perform at the end of the week. Students will engage the actor’s tools of body, voice and imagination as... Read More
July 6-10, 1-4pm: Stories Take Flight! - $175/student July 13-17, 1-4pm: Where the Sidewalk Ends - $175/student August 3-7, 9am-12pm: The Lorax - $175/student August 17-21, 9am-12pm: Mo Willems’ World - $175/student

Online. -- Please read our general information page for online camps before you register. To Register: Please click here to access the online catalog and to register your student. Payment is due at time of registration. Please review the general information page above for refund policy for online programs. Scholarships are available to those who qualify. Please complete this scholarship application and email it to education@raleighlittletheatre.org in order to register. , https://raleighlittletheatre.org/education/summer-camps-online/
$175 per student

Thu., Aug. 6, 2020 at 1:00 PM ( Mon., Aug. 3, 2020 - Fri., Aug. 7, 2020 )

Raleigh Little Theatre: Musical Theatre Ensemble: Broadway Time Warp

This half day virtual camp will focus on the storytelling and dance elements of musical theatre as students learn and practice choreography and work together to devise original scenes to tell a story with songs from popular musicals. August 3-7, 1-4pm
Please click here to register your student. Once you complete this registration form, education staff will call you to follow up with payment. If you have any questions, please email kathleen@raleighlittletheatre.org. ... Read More

Online. -- Business office: 919-821-4579 Box office: 919-821-3111 , https://raleighlittletheatre.org/education/summer-camps-online/
$175 per student

Thu., Aug. 6, 2020 at 1:00 PM ( Mon., Aug. 3, 2020 - Fri., Aug. 7, 2020 )

Raleigh Little Theatre: High School Intensive Camp: Long Form Improvisation and Audition Techniques

High school students engage in two paired topics taught by two different instructors. August 3-7, 1-4pm, Long Form Improvisation and Audition Techniques August 10-14, 1-4pm, Acting the Song and Musical Theatre Dance
Please click here to register your student. Once you complete this registration form, education staff will call you to follow up with payment. If you have any questions, please email kathleen@raleighlittletheatre.org. ... Read More

Online. -- Business office: 919-821-4579 Box office: 919-821-3111 , https://raleighlittletheatre.org/education/summer-camps-online/
$175 per student

Thu., Aug. 6, 2020 at 8:00 PM ( Thu., Aug. 6, 2020 - Sat., Aug. 8, 2020 )

Joedance Film Festival

Joedance, which includes the annual film festival during the first full weekend in August and related events year-round, honors the memory of Joe Restaino by raising funds and awareness for pediatric cancer research at Atrium Health’s Levine Children's. The family chose a film festival to honor Joe Restaino because of his... Read More
This is the running order of films each night. The start times include a brief Q & A session with the filmmakers from the previous film. *All events suitable for mature audiences only. *   Thursday, August 6th:   8:00 p.m.: Opening Remarks Film 1, 8:15 p.m.: Penny Press (4:55) (Director Anil Dhokai,... Read More

Online. -- To donate to Joedance, visit www.joedance.org, or mail contributions directly to: Joedance Film Festival, 301 W. 10th Street, Unit 407, Charlotte, NC 28202. , http://www.joedance.org
$70 - $20

Fri., Aug. 7, 2020 at 9:00 AM ( Mon., Aug. 3, 2020 - Fri., Aug. 7, 2020 )

Raleigh Little Theatre: Create A Play Camp: The Lorax

This half day camp will combine creative drama work with acting skill development. Using source material from books and their own imaginations, students will work together with their peers to create an original story to perform at the end of the week. Students will engage the actor’s tools of body, voice and imagination as... Read More
July 6-10, 1-4pm: Stories Take Flight! - $175/student July 13-17, 1-4pm: Where the Sidewalk Ends - $175/student August 3-7, 9am-12pm: The Lorax - $175/student August 17-21, 9am-12pm: Mo Willems’ World - $175/student

Online. -- Please read our general information page for online camps before you register. To Register: Please click here to access the online catalog and to register your student. Payment is due at time of registration. Please review the general information page above for refund policy for online programs. Scholarships are available to those who qualify. Please complete this scholarship application and email it to education@raleighlittletheatre.org in order to register. , https://raleighlittletheatre.org/education/summer-camps-online/
$175 per student

Fri., Aug. 7, 2020 at 10:00 AM ( Mon., Aug. 3, 2020 - Fri., Aug. 14, 2020 )

Raleigh Little Theatre: Story Drama

Use your actor tools of body, voice and imagination to explore the plot, characters, and setting of a story. For ages 4-K.
August 3-14, Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 10-10:45am

Online. -- Please read our general information page for online camps before you register. To Register: Please click here to access the online catalog and to register your student. Payment is due at time of registration. Please review the general information page above for refund policy for online programs. Scholarships are available to those who qualify. Please complete this scholarship application and email it to education@raleighlittletheatre.org in order to register. , https://raleighlittletheatre.org/education/summer-camps-online/
$75 per student

Fri., Aug. 7, 2020 at 1:00 PM ( Mon., Aug. 3, 2020 - Fri., Aug. 7, 2020 )

Raleigh Little Theatre: Musical Theatre Ensemble: Broadway Time Warp

This half day virtual camp will focus on the storytelling and dance elements of musical theatre as students learn and practice choreography and work together to devise original scenes to tell a story with songs from popular musicals. August 3-7, 1-4pm
Please click here to register your student. Once you complete this registration form, education staff will call you to follow up with payment. If you have any questions, please email kathleen@raleighlittletheatre.org. ... Read More

Online. -- Business office: 919-821-4579 Box office: 919-821-3111 , https://raleighlittletheatre.org/education/summer-camps-online/
$175 per student

Fri., Aug. 7, 2020 at 1:00 PM ( Mon., Aug. 3, 2020 - Fri., Aug. 7, 2020 )

Raleigh Little Theatre: High School Intensive Camp: Long Form Improvisation and Audition Techniques

High school students engage in two paired topics taught by two different instructors. August 3-7, 1-4pm, Long Form Improvisation and Audition Techniques August 10-14, 1-4pm, Acting the Song and Musical Theatre Dance
Please click here to register your student. Once you complete this registration form, education staff will call you to follow up with payment. If you have any questions, please email kathleen@raleighlittletheatre.org. ... Read More

Online. -- Business office: 919-821-4579 Box office: 919-821-3111 , https://raleighlittletheatre.org/education/summer-camps-online/
$175 per student

Fri., Aug. 7, 2020 at 3:00 PM

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Culture: Family First: Create An Art Puzzle

Grab the entire family and join teaching artist Kimberly Turner to create your very own art puzzle inspired by multimedia artist Mickalene Thomas! For this fun workshop, we will use bright colors and bold patterns to create our unique interpretation of Thomas’ style, followed by a careful carving of our creations into... Read More
Suggested materials to have on hand:  - 8.5 x 11 inch Piece of thin cardboard (from a cereal box, large pasta box, cracker box, etc.)  - Markers, Sharpies, oil pastels, crayons, or fast-drying paint (preferably markers or Sharpies) - Plain paper  - Scissors - Glue stick (preferably) OR any other... Read More

Online. -- On August 7th at 3PM, please follow this Zoom link and enter password: 28202 to join the workshop.  , http://www.ganttcenter.org
Free, donations accepted

Blowing Rock -- Fri., Aug. 7, 2020 at 4:00 PM

Blowing Rock Art and History Museum: Cork & Canvas: Cezanne's "The Bend in the Road"

 Learn to paint Paul Cezanne's "The Bend in the Road". All materials, including canvasses, paint, brushes, and aprons, are provided. Complimentary beer, wine, and refreshments included.

Blowing Rock Art & History Museum. -- Register online. , http://www.blowingrockmuseum.org
$

Fri., Aug. 7, 2020 at 7:00 PM ( Thu., Aug. 6, 2020 - Sat., Aug. 8, 2020 )

Joedance Film Festival

Joedance, which includes the annual film festival during the first full weekend in August and related events year-round, honors the memory of Joe Restaino by raising funds and awareness for pediatric cancer research at Atrium Health’s Levine Children's. The family chose a film festival to honor Joe Restaino because of his... Read More
This is the running order of films each night. The start times include a brief Q & A session with the filmmakers from the previous film. *All events suitable for mature audiences only. *   Thursday, August 6th:   8:00 p.m.: Opening Remarks Film 1, 8:15 p.m.: Penny Press (4:55) (Director Anil Dhokai,... Read More

Online. -- To donate to Joedance, visit www.joedance.org, or mail contributions directly to: Joedance Film Festival, 301 W. 10th Street, Unit 407, Charlotte, NC 28202. , http://www.joedance.org
$70 - $20

Charlotte -- Fri., Aug. 7, 2020 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., Aug. 7, 2020 - Sun., Aug. 9, 2020 )

Charlotte Symphony Orchestra: CANCELED: Beethoven's Pastoral

Performed by Christopher Warren-Green, conductor; Calin Ovidiu Lupanu, violin

Evoking his love of living in nature, Beethoven's Pastoral brings life to rolling thunder and the calling of a shepherd's pipes. KODALY Dances of Galánta WIENIAWSKI Violin Concerto No. 2 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 6, "Pastoral"

Sandra Levine Theatre (formerly Dana Auditorium). -- 704-972-2000 , http://www.charlottesymphony.org/august-2020/
$

Durham -- Fri., Aug. 7, 2020 at 8:00 PM ( Fri., Aug. 7, 2020 - Sun., Aug. 9, 2020 )

Durham Savoyards, Ltd.: SCHEDULE CHANGE: Patience

The Durham Savoyards, Ltd. presents Patience through an updated lens, delving as deeply into the beatnik and hippie fads as Gilbert and Sullivan did into the aesthetic craze during their own era.  It's East Coast vs. West Coast - who has the best vibe? Will the lovely midwestern milkmaid, Patience, be the one to... Read More
Reserved Seating $35, General Admission $25, and Children $20; available online. * This show was rescheduled from March 26-29, 2020. * Those buyers who do want to have their purchases refunded may do so by going to their original point of purchase. If you purchased online,... Read More

Carolina Theatre of Durham. -- 919-560-3030 , https://bit.ly/DSL-2020-Tickets
$35 - $20

Sanford -- Sat., Aug. 8, 2020 at 8:30 AM

Temple Theatre: Temple Theatre Guild’s Yard Sale

Temple Theatre. , http://www.templeshows.com
Free and open to the public.

Sat., Aug. 8, 2020 at 10:30 AM

UNC Chapel Hill Department of Music Technology: Online Music Technology Presentation

Performed by Dr. Jude Weinberg

Saturday, August 8, 2020, Dr. Jude Weinberg of the Music Technology Department at UNC will be talking about technology for performing and teaching musicians with a focus on recording and microphones for the piano. One of the things he will show us is a workflow for live-streaming with piano mics and a vocal mic sent through... Read More
Please send your questions for Professor Weinberg about recording or technology to Marilynn Seits, pr@ashevillepiano.org to be given to him to answer during the presentation; as well as to get the Zoom link for the meeting. The Zoom waiting room for the Technology Presentation will... Read More

Online.
Free; RSVP required

Sat., Aug. 8, 2020 at 1:00 PM ( Thu., Aug. 6, 2020 - Sat., Aug. 8, 2020 )

Joedance Film Festival

Joedance, which includes the annual film festival during the first full weekend in August and related events year-round, honors the memory of Joe Restaino by raising funds and awareness for pediatric cancer research at Atrium Health’s Levine Children's. The family chose a film festival to honor Joe Restaino because of his... Read More
This is the running order of films each night. The start times include a brief Q & A session with the filmmakers from the previous film. *All events suitable for mature audiences only. *   Thursday, August 6th:   8:00 p.m.: Opening Remarks Film 1, 8:15 p.m.: Penny Press (4:55) (Director Anil Dhokai,... Read More

Online. -- To donate to Joedance, visit www.joedance.org, or mail contributions directly to: Joedance Film Festival, 301 W. 10th Street, Unit 407, Charlotte, NC 28202. , http://www.joedance.org
$70 - $20

Clemmons -- Sat., Aug. 8, 2020 at 7:00 PM

Arts Council of Winston-Salem & Forsyth County: CANCELED: Possum Jenkins

* Canceled due to COVID-19 pandemic response protocols. This is the fifth season for the Parks Concert Series , which is a collaborative presentation by Forsyth County and The Arts Council of Winston-Salem & Forsyth County. Randy Eaddy, President and CEO of The Arts Council, said, “While nothing is certain at... Read More
All events and parking are free and family-friendly. Gates open at 6pm, Concert at 7pm.

Tanglewood Park. -- 336.722.2585  dmflynn@intothearts.org , http://www.intothearts.org
Free

Durham -- Sat., Aug. 8, 2020 at 7:00 PM ( Fri., Aug. 7, 2020 - Sun., Aug. 9, 2020 )

Durham Savoyards, Ltd.: SCHEDULE CHANGE: Patience

The Durham Savoyards, Ltd. presents Patience through an updated lens, delving as deeply into the beatnik and hippie fads as Gilbert and Sullivan did into the aesthetic craze during their own era.  It's East Coast vs. West Coast - who has the best vibe? Will the lovely midwestern milkmaid, Patience, be the one to... Read More
Reserved Seating $35, General Admission $25, and Children $20; available online. * This show was rescheduled from March 26-29, 2020. * Those buyers who do want to have their purchases refunded may do so by going to their original point of purchase. If you purchased online,... Read More

Carolina Theatre of Durham. -- 919-560-3030 , https://bit.ly/DSL-2020-Tickets
$35 - $20

Charlotte -- Sat., Aug. 8, 2020 at 7:30 PM ( Fri., Aug. 7, 2020 - Sun., Aug. 9, 2020 )

Charlotte Symphony Orchestra: CANCELED: Beethoven's Pastoral

Performed by Christopher Warren-Green, conductor; Calin Ovidiu Lupanu, violin

Evoking his love of living in nature, Beethoven's Pastoral brings life to rolling thunder and the calling of a shepherd's pipes. KODALY Dances of Galánta WIENIAWSKI Violin Concerto No. 2 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 6, "Pastoral"

Sandra Levine Theatre (formerly Dana Auditorium). -- 704-972-2000 , http://www.charlottesymphony.org/august-2020/
$

Sat., Aug. 8, 2020 at 8:00 PM ( Thu., Aug. 6, 2020 - Sat., Aug. 8, 2020 )

Joedance Film Festival

Joedance, which includes the annual film festival during the first full weekend in August and related events year-round, honors the memory of Joe Restaino by raising funds and awareness for pediatric cancer research at Atrium Health’s Levine Children's. The family chose a film festival to honor Joe Restaino because of his... Read More
This is the running order of films each night. The start times include a brief Q & A session with the filmmakers from the previous film. *All events suitable for mature audiences only. *   Thursday, August 6th:   8:00 p.m.: Opening Remarks Film 1, 8:15 p.m.: Penny Press (4:55) (Director Anil Dhokai,... Read More

Online. -- To donate to Joedance, visit www.joedance.org, or mail contributions directly to: Joedance Film Festival, 301 W. 10th Street, Unit 407, Charlotte, NC 28202. , http://www.joedance.org
$70 - $20

Charlotte -- Sun., Aug. 9, 2020 at 3:00 PM ( Fri., Aug. 7, 2020 - Sun., Aug. 9, 2020 )

Charlotte Symphony Orchestra: CANCELED: Beethoven's Pastoral

Performed by Christopher Warren-Green, conductor; Calin Ovidiu Lupanu, violin

Evoking his love of living in nature, Beethoven's Pastoral brings life to rolling thunder and the calling of a shepherd's pipes. KODALY Dances of Galánta WIENIAWSKI Violin Concerto No. 2 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 6, "Pastoral"

Sandra Levine Theatre (formerly Dana Auditorium). -- 704-972-2000 , http://www.charlottesymphony.org/august-2020/
$

Durham -- Sun., Aug. 9, 2020 at 3:00 PM ( Fri., Aug. 7, 2020 - Sun., Aug. 9, 2020 )

Durham Savoyards, Ltd.: SCHEDULE CHANGE: Patience

The Durham Savoyards, Ltd. presents Patience through an updated lens, delving as deeply into the beatnik and hippie fads as Gilbert and Sullivan did into the aesthetic craze during their own era.  It's East Coast vs. West Coast - who has the best vibe? Will the lovely midwestern milkmaid, Patience, be the one to... Read More
Reserved Seating $35, General Admission $25, and Children $20; available online. * This show was rescheduled from March 26-29, 2020. * Those buyers who do want to have their purchases refunded may do so by going to their original point of purchase. If you purchased online,... Read More

Carolina Theatre of Durham. -- 919-560-3030 , https://bit.ly/DSL-2020-Tickets
$35 - $20

Sun., Aug. 9, 2020 at 4:00 PM

Arts Council of Winston-Salem & Forsyth County: "Mask"-uerade Parade Launch Party

The virtual party to celebrate the arts will feature entertainment by local artists and arts organizations and messages from special guests, in support of The Arts Council’s 2020 Community Fund for the Arts campaign. Arts advocates throughout Winston-Salem and Forsyth County will host small watch parties in their homes... Read More
Reservations should be made by August 3 at https://www.intothearts.org/mask.

Online. , http://www.intothearts.org/mask
Free; reservations required

Raleigh -- Sun., Aug. 9, 2020 at 7:00 PM

Cinema, Inc.: CANCELED: Princess Mononoke (Mononoke-hime)

Princess Mononoke (Mononoke-hime) Japan, 1997, 134 min, Animation, PG-13, English (dubbed) Directed by Hayao Miyazaki; Starring Yôji Matsuda, Yuriko Ishida, Yûko Tanaka Inflicted with a deadly curse, a young warrior, Ashitaka, sets out in search of a cure. He becomes entangled in a battle that matches a... Read More
* Please note this film has a running time of just under four hours. Please be aware that parking is not permitted in the Rite Aid parking lot. Lease adhere to “no parking” signs on surrounding properties. Cars will be towed!

Rialto Theatre. -- 919-787-7611 , http://www.thecinemainc.org
$

Mon., Aug. 10, 2020 at 9:00 AM ( Mon., Aug. 10, 2020 - Wed., Aug. 12, 2020 )

Raleigh Little Theatre: Musical Theatre Ensemble: Broadway Time Travelers

This half day virtual camp will focus on the storytelling and dance elements of musical theatre as students learn and practice choreography and work together to devise original scenes to tell a story with songs from popular musicals. For grades (rising) 4th - 6th

Online. -- Please read our general information page for online camps before you register. To Register: Please click here to access the online catalog and to register your student. Payment is due at time of registration. Please review the general information page above for refund policy for online programs. Scholarships are available to those who qualify. Please complete this scholarship application and email it to education@raleighlittletheatre.org in order to register. , https://raleighlittletheatre.org/education/summer-camps-online/
$175 per student