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Crook’s Corner Art Exhibit – St. George

Crook’s Corner Art Exhibit – St. George

April 1
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St. George: Major works on oak and canvas. Sultry wild animals, exotic high heel shoes, imaginary maps of the South, portraits, and more. www.stgeorgeart.net

“A Glimpse” Photography Show by Martha Hoelzer

“A Glimpse” Photography Show by Martha Hoelzer

April 1 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Travel with Martha to see a glimpse of her recent trip to India, a land of beautiful cultures and colors as she retraces her steps through her photography. Featured images will also include a glimpse into other worlds including downtown Durham, and travels out West. Join Martha on Friday, April 11th from 6-9 to have […]

MEET OUR HEROES: Secret Room books exhibition

MEET OUR HEROES: Secret Room books exhibition

April 1 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Created by Durham Academy 6th Grade Students, 2014 Artist, Peg Gignoux collaborates with ninety-four sixth graders and their Language Arts teachers at Durham Academy in a dynamic book arts residency that will yield vibrant pop up books that explore the vocabulary of Hero. Students draft a story based on a personal hero who has had […]

Bayside w/ Four Year Strong, Daylight, Mixtapes

Bayside w/ Four Year Strong, Daylight, Mixtapes

April 1 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Bayside w/ Four Year Strong, Daylight, Mixtapes Tue, April 1, 2014 Doors: 6:00 pm / Show: 7:00 pm Cat’s Cradle Carrboro, NC $16.50 – $19.00 Tickets

Progressive Music Group Presents – Icon For Hire w/ The Past Six Years, Headfirst for Halos

Progressive Music Group Presents – Icon For Hire w/ The Past Six Years, Headfirst for Halos

April 1 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Progressive Music Group Presents Icon For Hire w/ The Past Six Years, Headfirst for Halos Tue, April 1, 2014 Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm Local 506 Chapel Hill, NC $13.00 – $15.00 Tickets   Icon For Hire Links HOLLYWOOD, CA – June 2013 – ICON FOR HIRE are in the studio with Producer Mike Green (All […]

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Sultans of String

Sultans of String

April 2 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sultans of String Friday, April 4 Advance: $12 Friends/Students Advance: $8 Day of Show: $16 8:00 pm Known for dizzying roots music jams, poly-rhythms and revved up riffs, Sultans of String can take you down the Silk Road, the gypsy-jazz coffeehouses of Eastern Europe, bring you back to American east coast, and send on a […]

“Let’s Be FRANK” – Exhibition

“Let’s Be FRANK” – Exhibition

April 2 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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“Let’s Be FRANK” presents the work of the talented artists who make FRANK the leading non-profit art gallery in the heart of Chapel Hill. FRANK’s twenty-two member artists will be the focus of this not-to-miss exhibition. The membership’s talents vary widely and this show will embrace the artistic vision and personal style of each individual; […]

Eisley w/ Merriment

Eisley w/ Merriment

April 2 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Eisley w/ Merriment Wed, April 2, 2014 Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm Cat’s Cradle – Back Room Carrboro, NC $15.00 Tickets

Assassins

Assassins

April 2 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
AssassinsSpotlight

Assassins music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim book by John Weidman based on an idea by Charles Gilbert, Jr. Multiple Tony Award-Winner WHEN YOU’VE GOT A GUN  EVERYBODY PAYS ATTENTION. A theatrical tour-de-force combining Sondheim’s signature blend of intelligently stunning lyrics and beautiful music with a panorama of our nation’s culture of celebrity and the […]

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ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Gina Boyle: Artfully Out Loud”

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Gina Boyle: Artfully Out Loud”

April 3 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Chapel Hill artist Gina Boyle creates mixed media mosaics, comprised of her signature quotation tiles, handmade sculptural tiles, stained glass, fine china, beads, vintage jewelry, and more. Her work has been featured at national art shows, including the 57th Art Fair (Chicago), the Manayunk Arts Festival (Philadelphia), Art on the Square (Williamsburg, VA), and Artsplosure (Raleigh).  On […]

ART IN BLOOM

ART IN BLOOM

April 3 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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A FESTIVAL OF FRESH FLORAL ARRANGEMENTS AND FINE LOCAL ART PRESENTED BY THE CHAPEL HILL GARDEN CLUB FOR THE FIRST TIME IN COLLABORATION WITH FRANK. This glorious springtime celebration showcases the talented floral designers from the Chapel Hill Garden Club. Some are students of “Elements and Principles of Design”, their on-going floral design workshop. Enjoy […]

Crook’s Corner Artist Reception – St. George

Crook’s Corner Artist Reception – St. George

April 3 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Artist Reception, Crook’s Corner Restaurant St. George: Major works on oak and canvas. Sultry wild animals, exotic high heel shoes, imaginary maps of the South, portraits, and more. www.stgeorgeart.net  

ConvergeNC Southern Music Festival

ConvergeNC Southern Music Festival

April 3 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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ConvergeNC seeks to enrich and complicate our ideas about Southern music and identity through performances that draw on traditional roots but also push in new directions. We invite the UNC, Carrboro/Chapel Hill and wider Triangle communities to join us in celebrating the deep and vibrant musical landscape of our region. Events include the kickoff show […]

Dean Wareham w/ Boogarins, Fan Modine

Dean Wareham w/ Boogarins, Fan Modine

April 3 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Dean Wareham w/ Boogarins, Fan Modine Thu, April 3, 2014 Doors: 7:30 pm / Show: 8:00 pm Cat’s Cradle – Back Room Carrboro, NC $15.00 Tickets

Assassins

Assassins

April 3 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
AssassinsSpotlight

Assassins music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim book by John Weidman based on an idea by Charles Gilbert, Jr. Multiple Tony Award-Winner WHEN YOU’VE GOT A GUN  EVERYBODY PAYS ATTENTION. A theatrical tour-de-force combining Sondheim’s signature blend of intelligently stunning lyrics and beautiful music with a panorama of our nation’s culture of celebrity and the […]

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Orange County Expo at University Mall

Orange County Expo at University Mall

April 4 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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April is County Government Month!In celebration, Orange County is hosting an Expo at University Mall on Friday, April 4 from 10am-2 pm. More than two dozen Orange County departments will set up booths stocked with information and giveaways.Take a tour of emergency services and police vehicles, ;earn about county services, and meet the employees who take pride in providing quality customer service to the residents of Orange County.Ron Stutts and the WCHL/Chapelboro team will be there. We hope you will be too!

Assassins

Assassins

April 4 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
AssassinsSpotlight

Assassins music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim book by John Weidman based on an idea by Charles Gilbert, Jr. Multiple Tony Award-Winner WHEN YOU’VE GOT A GUN  EVERYBODY PAYS ATTENTION. A theatrical tour-de-force combining Sondheim’s signature blend of intelligently stunning lyrics and beautiful music with a panorama of our nation’s culture of celebrity and the […]

The Arcane Heart w/ Embers End, Daniel And The Lion, Aaron Gallagher

The Arcane Heart w/ Embers End, Daniel And The Lion, Aaron Gallagher

April 4 @ 8:00 pm - April 5 @ 1:00 am
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The Arcane Heart w/ Embers End, Daniel And The Lion, Aaron Gallagher Fri, April 4, 2014 Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 8:30 pm (event ends at 1:00 am) Local 506 Chapel Hill, NC $8.00 – $10.00 Tickets   The Arcane Heart - (Set time: 8:30 PM) Links he Arcane Heart is the music of singer-songwriter Stephen Chandler Wilson. Based in […]

Activated Art at the Ackland

Activated Art at the Ackland

April 4 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Activated Art 2014 In its third year, Activated Art at the Ackland presents five 10-minute original plays inspired by works of art at the Museum—and performed live in front of those works! Read the press release. 2014 Activated Art Playwrights and their Plays: Miriam Angress, “Stealing Sight” Bronwen Clark, “Emeraldine” Mark Cornell, “Unnoticed” Ian Finley, “Bronze” Jonathan […]

ConvergeNC Southern Music Festival

ConvergeNC Southern Music Festival

April 4 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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ConvergeNC seeks to enrich and complicate our ideas about Southern music and identity through performances that draw on traditional roots but also push in new directions. We invite the UNC, Carrboro/Chapel Hill and wider Triangle communities to join us in celebrating the deep and vibrant musical landscape of our region. Events include the kickoff show […]

Daryl Shawn – Flamencamericana w/ Anthony Neff

Daryl Shawn – Flamencamericana w/ Anthony Neff

April 4 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Brooklyn’s own Daryl Shawn will bring his unique style of guitar-playing to Carrboro, along with Raleigh’s Anthony Neff for Flamencamericana.  About Daryl: Daryl Shawn grew up among Amish farms in rural Pennsylvania, studied classical and flamenco guitar in between jazz classes at Berklee College of Music, hitchhiked to San Francisco and formed Maxwell Horse, a trio which was soon […]

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The Arcane Heart w/ Embers End, Daniel And The Lion, Aaron Gallagher

The Arcane Heart w/ Embers End, Daniel And The Lion, Aaron Gallagher

April 4 @ 8:00 pm - April 5 @ 1:00 am
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The Arcane Heart w/ Embers End, Daniel And The Lion, Aaron Gallagher Fri, April 4, 2014 Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 8:30 pm (event ends at 1:00 am) Local 506 Chapel Hill, NC $8.00 – $10.00 Tickets   The Arcane Heart - (Set time: 8:30 PM) Links he Arcane Heart is the music of singer-songwriter Stephen Chandler Wilson. Based in […]

Junior League of Durham and Orange Counties’ 6th Annual Home Roam Tour

Junior League of Durham and Orange Counties’ 6th Annual Home Roam Tour

April 5 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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The Junior League of Durham and Orange Counties (JLDOC) invites you to join us for our 6th annual Home Roam Tour from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., Saturday April 5. The tour, located in the Hope Valley neighborhood in Durham, includes nine unique homes, each featuring a local restaurant offering samples of popular dishes. Tickets are $25 in advance at www.jldoc.org, or $30 on the day of the event at Hope Valley Country Club, 3803 Dover Road, Durham. Proceeds from ticket sales are invested back into the community through JLDOC programs focusing on helping children develop to their fullest potential. Learn more at www.jldoc.org.

Weaver Street Market’s 10th Annual Spring Wine Show

Weaver Street Market’s 10th Annual Spring Wine Show

April 5 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Come out and join us on Saturday, April 5th from 1 – 5 pm for our annual wine show! We’ll have over 30 wines to taste, live music and prize giveaways. $7 covers the cost of your ticket, and part of the proceeds go to our Cooperative Community Fund, which helps local non-profits. The wines […]

ConvergeNC Southern Music Festival

ConvergeNC Southern Music Festival

April 5 @ 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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ConvergeNC seeks to enrich and complicate our ideas about Southern music and identity through performances that draw on traditional roots but also push in new directions. We invite the UNC, Carrboro/Chapel Hill and wider Triangle communities to join us in celebrating the deep and vibrant musical landscape of our region. Events include the kickoff show […]

No Shame Theatre

No Shame Theatre

April 5 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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No Shame Theatre – Carrboro $3 8:00 pm BUY TICKETS No Shame Theatre is an open performance venue for original and compelling works of theatre.  Pieces arrive up to an hour before show time.  They’re cast, rehearsed, and put on stage in front of a live audience an hour later. Writers, directors, actors, dancers, musicians […]

Assassins

Assassins

April 5 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
AssassinsSpotlight

Assassins music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim book by John Weidman based on an idea by Charles Gilbert, Jr. Multiple Tony Award-Winner WHEN YOU’VE GOT A GUN  EVERYBODY PAYS ATTENTION. A theatrical tour-de-force combining Sondheim’s signature blend of intelligently stunning lyrics and beautiful music with a panorama of our nation’s culture of celebrity and the […]

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MEET OUR HEROES: Secret Room books exhibition

MEET OUR HEROES: Secret Room books exhibition

April 6 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Created by Durham Academy 6th Grade Students, 2014 Artist, Peg Gignoux collaborates with ninety-four sixth graders and their Language Arts teachers at Durham Academy in a dynamic book arts residency that will yield vibrant pop up books that explore the vocabulary of Hero. Students draft a story based on a personal hero who has had […]

Assassins – Sunday Matinees

Assassins – Sunday Matinees

April 6 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
AssassinsSpotlight

Assassins music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim book by John Weidman based on an idea by Charles Gilbert, Jr. Multiple Tony Award-Winner WHEN YOU’VE GOT A GUN  EVERYBODY PAYS ATTENTION. A theatrical tour-de-force combining Sondheim’s signature blend of intelligently stunning lyrics and beautiful music with a panorama of our nation’s culture of celebrity and the […]

Avenue Q – Matinee Show

Avenue Q – Matinee Show

April 6 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Avenue Q presented by Pauper Players $5 Student, $7 Friends, $10 Public 3:00pm BUY TICKETS AVENUE Q is a gut-bustingly hilarious musical that tells the timeless story of Princeton, a bright- eyed college grad who comes to NYC with big dreams and a tiny bank account. He moves into the only neighborhood he can afford— all […]

Scottie P’s 27th Birthday Banger – Turnstile w/ Society Sucker, No Quarter, Down In It, Distrust

Scottie P’s 27th Birthday Banger – Turnstile w/ Society Sucker, No Quarter, Down In It, Distrust

April 6 @ 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Scottie P’s 27th Birthday Banger Turnstile w/ Society Sucker, No Quarter, Down In It, Distrust Sun, April 6, 2014 Doors: 5:00 pm / Show: 6:00 pm Local 506 Chapel Hill, NC $2.70 – $27.00 Tickets   Turnstile Hardcore band from MD featuring members of Trapped Under Ice. FFO: Burn, Crown Of Thornz, Leeway, and 311. Society Sucker Links […]

Activated Art at the Ackland

Activated Art at the Ackland

April 6 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Activated Art 2014 In its third year, Activated Art at the Ackland presents five 10-minute original plays inspired by works of art at the Museum—and performed live in front of those works! Read the press release. 2014 Activated Art Playwrights and their Plays: Miriam Angress, “Stealing Sight” Bronwen Clark, “Emeraldine” Mark Cornell, “Unnoticed” Ian Finley, “Bronze” Jonathan […]

Avenue Q – presented by Pauper Players

Avenue Q – presented by Pauper Players

April 6 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Avenue Q presented by Pauper Players $5 Student, $7 Friends, $10 Public 8:00 pm BUY TICKETS AVENUE Q is a gut-bustingly hilarious musical that tells the timeless story of Princeton, a bright- eyed college grad who comes to NYC with big dreams and a tiny bank account. He moves into the only neighborhood he can afford— […]

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“Let’s Be FRANK” – Exhibition

“Let’s Be FRANK” – Exhibition

April 7 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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“Let’s Be FRANK” presents the work of the talented artists who make FRANK the leading non-profit art gallery in the heart of Chapel Hill. FRANK’s twenty-two member artists will be the focus of this not-to-miss exhibition. The membership’s talents vary widely and this show will embrace the artistic vision and personal style of each individual; […]

Songwriters’ Circle

Songwriters’ Circle

April 7 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Whether an experienced or beginning songwriter, nothing is more valuable than the response of other songwriters. The Songwriters’ Circle at The ArtsCenter provides an evening every other week for composers to share their work with each other and receive both encouragement and honest feedback. The bar will be open. This is a time for participating […]

Avenue Q – presented by Pauper Players

Avenue Q – presented by Pauper Players

April 7 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Avenue Q presented by Pauper Players $5 Student, $7 Friends, $10 Public 8:00 pm BUY TICKETS AVENUE Q is a gut-bustingly hilarious musical that tells the timeless story of Princeton, a bright- eyed college grad who comes to NYC with big dreams and a tiny bank account. He moves into the only neighborhood he can afford— […]

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Crook’s Corner Art Exhibit – St. George

Crook’s Corner Art Exhibit – St. George

April 8
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St. George: Major works on oak and canvas. Sultry wild animals, exotic high heel shoes, imaginary maps of the South, portraits, and more. www.stgeorgeart.net

“A Glimpse” Photography Show by Martha Hoelzer

“A Glimpse” Photography Show by Martha Hoelzer

April 8 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Travel with Martha to see a glimpse of her recent trip to India, a land of beautiful cultures and colors as she retraces her steps through her photography. Featured images will also include a glimpse into other worlds including downtown Durham, and travels out West. Join Martha on Friday, April 11th from 6-9 to have […]

The Doug Largent Trio at 2nd Wind

The Doug Largent Trio at 2nd Wind

April 8 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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The Doug Largent Trio featuring Brad Maiani on guitar and Tyler Leak on drums will play organ trio jazz at 2nd Wind in downtown Carrboro.

Assassins

Assassins

April 8 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
AssassinsSpotlight

Assassins music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim book by John Weidman based on an idea by Charles Gilbert, Jr. Multiple Tony Award-Winner WHEN YOU’VE GOT A GUN  EVERYBODY PAYS ATTENTION. A theatrical tour-de-force combining Sondheim’s signature blend of intelligently stunning lyrics and beautiful music with a panorama of our nation’s culture of celebrity and the […]

Ballyhoo!w/ Matt Irie

Ballyhoo!w/ Matt Irie

April 8 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Ballyhoo! Matt Irie Tue, April 8, 2014 Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 9:00 pm Local 506 Chapel Hill, NC $10.00 – $13.00 Tickets Ballyhoo! Links A rock band with punk energy and pop reggae grooves, Baltimore’s BALLYHOO! are a fun, fan-loving powerhouse. These road dogs have tirelessly toured coast-to-coast taking their music to the people. Between the […]

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“Let’s Be FRANK” – Exhibition

“Let’s Be FRANK” – Exhibition

April 9 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
MS For web

“Let’s Be FRANK” presents the work of the talented artists who make FRANK the leading non-profit art gallery in the heart of Chapel Hill. FRANK’s twenty-two member artists will be the focus of this not-to-miss exhibition. The membership’s talents vary widely and this show will embrace the artistic vision and personal style of each individual; […]

Assassins

Assassins

April 9 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
AssassinsSpotlight

Assassins music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim book by John Weidman based on an idea by Charles Gilbert, Jr. Multiple Tony Award-Winner WHEN YOU’VE GOT A GUN  EVERYBODY PAYS ATTENTION. A theatrical tour-de-force combining Sondheim’s signature blend of intelligently stunning lyrics and beautiful music with a panorama of our nation’s culture of celebrity and the […]

37th FRAME

37th FRAME

April 10 @ 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
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UNC student chapter of the National Press Photographers Association’s annual photojournalism competition. April 10th, 2014 Thursday, 6-8PM The UNC student chapter of the National Press Photographers Association’s annual photojournalism competition compiles photographs taken during the year into a photography exhibition.  Photographs chosen to be in the exhibit are the strongest feature, news, sports, portrait, pictorial, […]

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

April 10 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Over a dozen local potters of WomanCraft will exhibit new work, all crafted as the comforting and familiar mug. Range of style and color is enormous from this diverse group of artists, which includes Janet Resnik, Pam Epperson, Buckhorn Pottery, Cynthia Aldrich, Barb Yoder, Barbara McKenzie, just to name a few. The new pieces will […]

Angels on the Runway – An Angelrox Fashion Show & Benefit

Angels on the Runway – An Angelrox Fashion Show & Benefit

April 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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This special evening will include culinary delights from City Kitchen, sweet treats, a silent auction, and entertainment. The fashion show will feature “real women” of all ages, stages, sizes and lifestyles donning ANGELROX, an American-made, sustainable clothing line found in boutiques around the country. Created by designer Roxi Suger and supported by a host of […]

Dane Huckelbridge discusses his book Bourbon: A History of the American Spirit

Dane Huckelbridge discusses his book Bourbon: A History of the American Spirit

April 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Dane Huckelbridge discusses his book Bourbon: A History of the American Spirit, with a bourbon tasting at The Crunkleton (ticketed event). Tickets for this event are $65, and can be purchased through The Crunkleton in person or via email (gary@thecrunkleton.com). Popular history with a whiskey-soaked edge: Bourbon is Dane Huckelbridge’s artful and imaginative biography of […]

Assassins

Assassins

April 10 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
AssassinsSpotlight

Assassins music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim book by John Weidman based on an idea by Charles Gilbert, Jr. Multiple Tony Award-Winner WHEN YOU’VE GOT A GUN  EVERYBODY PAYS ATTENTION. A theatrical tour-de-force combining Sondheim’s signature blend of intelligently stunning lyrics and beautiful music with a panorama of our nation’s culture of celebrity and the […]

The Doug Largent Trio at West End Wine Bar

The Doug Largent Trio at West End Wine Bar

April 10 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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The Doug Largent Trio featuring Brad Maiani on guitar and Dan Davis on drums will play organ trio jazz at The West End Wine Bar of Chapel Hill.

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

April 11 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
mug pile

Over a dozen local potters of WomanCraft will exhibit new work, all crafted as the comforting and familiar mug. Range of style and color is enormous from this diverse group of artists, which includes Janet Resnik, Pam Epperson, Buckhorn Pottery, Cynthia Aldrich, Barb Yoder, Barbara McKenzie, just to name a few. The new pieces will […]

GROW: Spring Show Opening

GROW: Spring Show Opening

April 11 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Join us at LIGHT for the opening of GROW, a show marking spring with an exploration of multiples, duplication, and repetition. Including the photo collages of Harrison Haynes, multilayered stitched constructions by Peg Gignoux, new works on and with paper by Leigh Suggs and Harriett Hoover, imaginative folded paper construction by Matt Shlian, and multicolored […]

2nd Friday Artwalk

2nd Friday Artwalk

April 11 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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The 2ndFriday Artwalk takes place in Carrboro and Chapel Hill from 6:00 – 9:00 pm on the second Friday of every month. It’s a great opportunity to explore the many arts venues and businesses in both towns as well as socialize with other art lovers in the community. Many of the galleries will have live […]

Live and Local Music and Art on the Plaza

Live and Local Music and Art on the Plaza

April 11 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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“EXHALE COMES TO LIFE” – SPRING OPENING // 2ND FRIDAY ARTWALK Come see the Studio A dancers as we turn on Exhale, the art sculpture on the Plaza at 140 W Franklin!

Artist Reception

Artist Reception

April 11 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Chapel Hill Art Gallery. “Leaving Winter, Welcoming Spring” During the month of April the members of the gallery shake off the chill of winter with works depicting the warmth and new growth of Spring. Join the gallery members and members of the Orange County Artists Guild as they turn their faces toward the sun and […]

Assassins

Assassins

April 11 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
AssassinsSpotlight

Assassins music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim book by John Weidman based on an idea by Charles Gilbert, Jr. Multiple Tony Award-Winner WHEN YOU’VE GOT A GUN  EVERYBODY PAYS ATTENTION. A theatrical tour-de-force combining Sondheim’s signature blend of intelligently stunning lyrics and beautiful music with a panorama of our nation’s culture of celebrity and the […]

GROW: Spring Show

GROW: Spring Show

April 12
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Come visit LIGHT for our new show: GROW, a show marking spring with an exploration of multiples, duplication, and repetition. Including the photo collages of Harrison Haynes, multilayered stitched constructions by Peg Gignoux, new works on and with paper by Leigh Suggs and Harriett Hoover, imaginative folded paper construction by Matt Shlian, and multicolored cast […]

Buckhorn Pottery Spring Open House

Buckhorn Pottery Spring Open House

April 12 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Buckhorn pottery will open up to the public showing and selling decorative and functional majolica pottery.

2014 Spring Tour of Orange County Artists Guild

2014 Spring Tour of Orange County Artists Guild

April 12 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

At our upcoming 2014 Spring Tour of Orange County Artists Guild you will have an opportunity to meet and greet many of our artists, some new and some seasoned participants in the tour. For one weekend you can motor around to 19 select spots to view and purchase their work. The dates and hours are […]

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

April 12 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
mug pile

Over a dozen local potters of WomanCraft will exhibit new work, all crafted as the comforting and familiar mug. Range of style and color is enormous from this diverse group of artists, which includes Janet Resnik, Pam Epperson, Buckhorn Pottery, Cynthia Aldrich, Barb Yoder, Barbara McKenzie, just to name a few. The new pieces will […]

OPENING AT FERNS AND FANCY GALLERY WITH TRUDY THOMSON

OPENING AT FERNS AND FANCY GALLERY WITH TRUDY THOMSON

April 12 @ 10:00 am - April 13 @ 5:00 pm
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As one of 19 participating members in the first ever Orange County Artists Guild Spring Tour, I welcome you to my new gallery, a few short miles south of Chapel Hill. I offer striking marbled silk shawls, scarves, wall hangings and silk finely framed to grace your walls. I also have fused glass abstracts and […]

The Sixth Annual Hillsborough Downtown Arts and Crafts Show

The Sixth Annual Hillsborough Downtown Arts and Crafts Show

April 12 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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The Sixth Annual Hillsborough Downtown Arts and Crafts Show A juried Arts and Crafts Show sponsored by the Hillsborough Arts Council Saturday, April 12, 2014 Rain Date Sunday, April 13 10 am to 4 pm   Location: Alexander Dickson House Orange County Visitors Center 150 East King Street, Hillsborough, NC 27278   Any questions, leave […]

OPENING AT FERNS AND FANCY GALLERY WITH TRUDY THOMSON

OPENING AT FERNS AND FANCY GALLERY WITH TRUDY THOMSON

April 12 @ 10:00 am - April 13 @ 5:00 pm
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As one of 19 participating members in the first ever Orange County Artists Guild Spring Tour, I welcome you to my new gallery, a few short miles south of Chapel Hill. I offer striking marbled silk shawls, scarves, wall hangings and silk finely framed to grace your walls. I also have fused glass abstracts and […]

Buckhorn Pottery Spring Open House

Buckhorn Pottery Spring Open House

April 13 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
SCHAEFER_G_DowneyUrn

Buckhorn pottery will open up to the public showing and selling decorative and functional majolica pottery.

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

April 13 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
mug pile

Over a dozen local potters of WomanCraft will exhibit new work, all crafted as the comforting and familiar mug. Range of style and color is enormous from this diverse group of artists, which includes Janet Resnik, Pam Epperson, Buckhorn Pottery, Cynthia Aldrich, Barb Yoder, Barbara McKenzie, just to name a few. The new pieces will […]

2014 Spring Tour of Orange County Artists Guild

2014 Spring Tour of Orange County Artists Guild

April 13 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

At our upcoming 2014 Spring Tour of Orange County Artists Guild you will have an opportunity to meet and greet many of our artists, some new and some seasoned participants in the tour. For one weekend you can motor around to 19 select spots to view and purchase their work. The dates and hours are […]

Assassins – Sunday Matinees

Assassins – Sunday Matinees

April 13 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
AssassinsSpotlight

Assassins music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim book by John Weidman based on an idea by Charles Gilbert, Jr. Multiple Tony Award-Winner WHEN YOU’VE GOT A GUN  EVERYBODY PAYS ATTENTION. A theatrical tour-de-force combining Sondheim’s signature blend of intelligently stunning lyrics and beautiful music with a panorama of our nation’s culture of celebrity and the […]

Girl Power!: A Panel on Powerful Women in Young Adult Literature

Girl Power!: A Panel on Powerful Women in Young Adult Literature

April 13 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Girl Power!: A Panel on Powerful Women in Young Adult Literature featuring Jessica Spotswood, Nathan Kotecki, Meagan Spooner, and Alexandra Duncan Sun 4/13 2pm – 3pm Sometimes the women in YA books can feel a little confined: they need a guy to rescue them, or if they’re powerful, they must be evil. Fortunately, there are plenty of great female […]

Poor Old Shine

Poor Old Shine

April 13 @ 8:00 pm - April 14 @ 1:00 am
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Poor Old Shine Sun, April 13, 2014 Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 9:00 pm (event ends at 1:00 am) Local 506 Chapel Hill, NC $8.00 – $9.00 Tickets Poor Old Shine Links From their handpainted cereal box cd cases to their thoughtful arrangements, Poor Old Shine, a Roots/Americana band from Storrs, CT is about honesty and hand crafted […]

GROW: Spring Show

GROW: Spring Show

April 14
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Come visit LIGHT for our new show: GROW, a show marking spring with an exploration of multiples, duplication, and repetition. Including the photo collages of Harrison Haynes, multilayered stitched constructions by Peg Gignoux, new works on and with paper by Leigh Suggs and Harriett Hoover, imaginative folded paper construction by Matt Shlian, and multicolored cast […]

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

April 14 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
mug pile

Over a dozen local potters of WomanCraft will exhibit new work, all crafted as the comforting and familiar mug. Range of style and color is enormous from this diverse group of artists, which includes Janet Resnik, Pam Epperson, Buckhorn Pottery, Cynthia Aldrich, Barb Yoder, Barbara McKenzie, just to name a few. The new pieces will […]

“Let’s Be FRANK” – Exhibition

“Let’s Be FRANK” – Exhibition

April 14 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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“Let’s Be FRANK” presents the work of the talented artists who make FRANK the leading non-profit art gallery in the heart of Chapel Hill. FRANK’s twenty-two member artists will be the focus of this not-to-miss exhibition. The membership’s talents vary widely and this show will embrace the artistic vision and personal style of each individual; […]

Bluegrass Jam at the ArtsCenter

Bluegrass Jam at the ArtsCenter

April 14 @ 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm
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Bluegrass Jam Donations Welcome 5:45 pm Grab your fiddle, guitar, banjo, or mandolin and come join us at the Bluegrass Jam! Together, in The ArtsCenter’s Gallery, we’ll play some old time and bluegrass favorites. Feel free to join in playing the chord progression or try taking a break or two!  Whether you’re a beginner or […]

Bluegrass Jam

Bluegrass Jam

April 14 @ 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm
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Bluegrass Jam Donations Welcome 5:45 pm Grab your fiddle, guitar, banjo, or mandolin and come join us at the Bluegrass Jam! Together, in The ArtsCenter’s Gallery, we’ll play some old time and bluegrass favorites. Feel free to join in playing the chord progression or try taking a break or two!  Whether you’re a beginner or […]

Crook’s Corner Art Exhibit – St. George

Crook’s Corner Art Exhibit – St. George

April 15
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St. George: Major works on oak and canvas. Sultry wild animals, exotic high heel shoes, imaginary maps of the South, portraits, and more. www.stgeorgeart.net

“A Glimpse” Photography Show by Martha Hoelzer

“A Glimpse” Photography Show by Martha Hoelzer

April 15 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Travel with Martha to see a glimpse of her recent trip to India, a land of beautiful cultures and colors as she retraces her steps through her photography. Featured images will also include a glimpse into other worlds including downtown Durham, and travels out West. Join Martha on Friday, April 11th from 6-9 to have […]

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

April 15 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
mug pile

Over a dozen local potters of WomanCraft will exhibit new work, all crafted as the comforting and familiar mug. Range of style and color is enormous from this diverse group of artists, which includes Janet Resnik, Pam Epperson, Buckhorn Pottery, Cynthia Aldrich, Barb Yoder, Barbara McKenzie, just to name a few. The new pieces will […]

Durham-Chapel Hill-Hillsborough Old-Time Jam

Durham-Chapel Hill-Hillsborough Old-Time Jam

April 15 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Durham-Chapel Hill-Hillsborough Old-Time Jam 7:30 pm This area has an extraordinary tradition of old-time string band jam sessions going back at least to Hollow Rock on Erwin Road in the late 1960s. In the misfortune of the closing of the Depot in Hillsborough, The ArtsCenter has found the opportunity to invite back one of the […]

Assassins

Assassins

April 15 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
AssassinsSpotlight

Assassins music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim book by John Weidman based on an idea by Charles Gilbert, Jr. Multiple Tony Award-Winner WHEN YOU’VE GOT A GUN  EVERYBODY PAYS ATTENTION. A theatrical tour-de-force combining Sondheim’s signature blend of intelligently stunning lyrics and beautiful music with a panorama of our nation’s culture of celebrity and the […]

White Fang w/ Denney and the Jets, The Hell No

White Fang w/ Denney and the Jets, The Hell No

April 15 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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White Fang Denney and the Jets, The Hell No Tue, April 15, 2014 Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 9:00 pm Local 506 Chapel Hill, NC $8.00 Tickets

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

April 16 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
mug pile

Over a dozen local potters of WomanCraft will exhibit new work, all crafted as the comforting and familiar mug. Range of style and color is enormous from this diverse group of artists, which includes Janet Resnik, Pam Epperson, Buckhorn Pottery, Cynthia Aldrich, Barb Yoder, Barbara McKenzie, just to name a few. The new pieces will […]

“Let’s Be FRANK” – Exhibition

“Let’s Be FRANK” – Exhibition

April 16 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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“Let’s Be FRANK” presents the work of the talented artists who make FRANK the leading non-profit art gallery in the heart of Chapel Hill. FRANK’s twenty-two member artists will be the focus of this not-to-miss exhibition. The membership’s talents vary widely and this show will embrace the artistic vision and personal style of each individual; […]

Bobby Bare Jr. Undefeated Album Release Tour

Bobby Bare Jr. Undefeated Album Release Tour

April 16 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Bobby Bare Jr. Undefeated Album Release Tour Cory Branan Wed, April 16, 2014 Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm Cat’s Cradle – Back Room Carrboro, NC $10.00 – $12.00 Tickets

Practices to Heal the Emotional Pain Body: Personal Integration

Practices to Heal the Emotional Pain Body: Personal Integration

April 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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This week at the Oasis! Details at “Evening Music & Presentations” All Our Events Are Free!.  LOVE ALL * SERVE ALL Wednesday April 16 7:00-8:00pm Practices to Heal the Emotional Pain Body: Personal Integration In this series, Gregory Louie, a healed wounded healer will intermingle scientific understandings with direct experience of selected healing practices for the […]

UNC Symphony Orchestra Scholarship Benefit Concert featuring Clara Yang, piano

UNC Symphony Orchestra Scholarship Benefit Concert featuring Clara Yang, piano

April 16 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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UNC Symphony Orchestra with Clara Yang, piano  Performing Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme by Paganini and Sibelius: Symphony No. 1  7:30 pm, Memorial Hall (114 East Cameron Avenue, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599) $15 general admission ($10 UNC students, faculty, and staff)  For tickets and additional information call (919) 843-3333

Assassins

Assassins

April 16 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
AssassinsSpotlight

Assassins music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim book by John Weidman based on an idea by Charles Gilbert, Jr. Multiple Tony Award-Winner WHEN YOU’VE GOT A GUN  EVERYBODY PAYS ATTENTION. A theatrical tour-de-force combining Sondheim’s signature blend of intelligently stunning lyrics and beautiful music with a panorama of our nation’s culture of celebrity and the […]

The Doug Largent Trio at West End Wine Bar

The Doug Largent Trio at West End Wine Bar

April 17 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
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The Doug Largent Trio featuring Brad Maiani on guitar and Dan Davis on drums plays organ trio jazz at West End Wine Bar of Chapel Hill.

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

April 17 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
mug pile

Over a dozen local potters of WomanCraft will exhibit new work, all crafted as the comforting and familiar mug. Range of style and color is enormous from this diverse group of artists, which includes Janet Resnik, Pam Epperson, Buckhorn Pottery, Cynthia Aldrich, Barb Yoder, Barbara McKenzie, just to name a few. The new pieces will […]

Healing Meditation for the Planet with Barbara Janeway

Healing Meditation for the Planet with Barbara Janeway

April 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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This week at the Oasis! Details at “Evening Music & Presentations” All Our Events Are Free!.  LOVE ALL * SERVE ALL Thursday April 17 7:00-8:00 Healing Meditation for the Planet with Barbara Janeway Barbara Janeway leads a Prayer/Meditation group at The Oasis, this Thursday evening from 7 to 8 p.m. This is an ‘action through […]

Assassins

Assassins

April 17 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
AssassinsSpotlight

Assassins music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim book by John Weidman based on an idea by Charles Gilbert, Jr. Multiple Tony Award-Winner WHEN YOU’VE GOT A GUN  EVERYBODY PAYS ATTENTION. A theatrical tour-de-force combining Sondheim’s signature blend of intelligently stunning lyrics and beautiful music with a panorama of our nation’s culture of celebrity and the […]

Campfires and Constellations CD Release Show

Campfires and Constellations CD Release Show

April 17 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Campfires and Constellations CD Release Show Sinners & Saints, Ellis Dyson & the Shambles Thu, April 17, 2014 Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 9:00 pm Local 506 Chapel Hill, NC $5.00   Campfires and Constellations Watch Links Founded by guitarists Corey Bax and Charlie Smith in Dunn, NC, C&C has existed in its current lineup since the […]

Breath and Bow

Breath and Bow

April 17 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Breath and Bow Jennifer Curtis Ella Bertram Caroline Shaw Brook Speitz Thu, April 17, 2014 Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm Cat’s Cradle – Back Room Carrboro, NC $5.00 – $10.00 Tickets

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

April 18 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
mug pile

Over a dozen local potters of WomanCraft will exhibit new work, all crafted as the comforting and familiar mug. Range of style and color is enormous from this diverse group of artists, which includes Janet Resnik, Pam Epperson, Buckhorn Pottery, Cynthia Aldrich, Barb Yoder, Barbara McKenzie, just to name a few. The new pieces will […]

The Zombies

The Zombies

April 18 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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The Zombies Pat Sansone Fri, April 18, 2014 Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm Cat’s Cradle Carrboro, NC $32.00 – $35.00 Tickets

Movies That Matter/Spiritual Cinema “The Little Buddha”

Movies That Matter/Spiritual Cinema “The Little Buddha”

April 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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This week at the Oasis! Details at “Evening Music & Presentations” All Our Events Are Free!.  LOVE ALL * SERVE ALL Friday April 18 7:00-9:30pm Movies That Matter/Spiritual Cinema The Little Buddha Lama Norbu comes to Seattle in search of the reincarnation of his dead teacher, Lama Dorje. His search leads him to young Jesse […]

Assassins

Assassins

April 18 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
AssassinsSpotlight

Assassins music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim book by John Weidman based on an idea by Charles Gilbert, Jr. Multiple Tony Award-Winner WHEN YOU’VE GOT A GUN  EVERYBODY PAYS ATTENTION. A theatrical tour-de-force combining Sondheim’s signature blend of intelligently stunning lyrics and beautiful music with a panorama of our nation’s culture of celebrity and the […]

The Doug Largent Trio at West End Wine Bar

The Doug Largent Trio at West End Wine Bar

April 18 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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The Doug Largent Trio featuring Brad Maiani on guitar and Jeff Crouse on drums plays organ trio jazz at West End Wine Bar of Chapel Hill.

Ivy Rowe presented by Barbara Bates Smith Productions

Ivy Rowe presented by Barbara Bates Smith Productions

April 18 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Ivy Rowe presented by Barbara Bates Smith Productions Friday, April 18 $16, $14 Seniors, $12 Students, $12 Friends 8:00 pm   Ivy Rowe, a spunky mountain woman, takes us in a flashback through a life of “livin’ on love.” With a sensuous nature and a flair for storytelling, she paints a vivid picture of 20th Century revivals, […]

GROW: Spring Show

GROW: Spring Show

April 19
ground and sky

Come visit LIGHT for our new show: GROW, a show marking spring with an exploration of multiples, duplication, and repetition. Including the photo collages of Harrison Haynes, multilayered stitched constructions by Peg Gignoux, new works on and with paper by Leigh Suggs and Harriett Hoover, imaginative folded paper construction by Matt Shlian, and multicolored cast […]

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

April 19 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
mug pile

Over a dozen local potters of WomanCraft will exhibit new work, all crafted as the comforting and familiar mug. Range of style and color is enormous from this diverse group of artists, which includes Janet Resnik, Pam Epperson, Buckhorn Pottery, Cynthia Aldrich, Barb Yoder, Barbara McKenzie, just to name a few. The new pieces will […]

Weaver Street Market’s 10th Annual Spring Wine Show

Weaver Street Market’s 10th Annual Spring Wine Show

April 19 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Come out and join us on Saturday, April 19th from 1 – 5 pm for our annual wine show! We’ll have over 30 wines to taste, live music and prize giveaways. $7 covers the cost of your ticket, and part of the proceeds go to our Cooperative Community Fund, which helps local non-profits. The wines […]

Ivy Rowe presented by Barbara Bates Smith Productions

Ivy Rowe presented by Barbara Bates Smith Productions

April 19 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Ivy Rowe, a spunky mountain woman, takes us in a flashback through a life of “livin’ on love.” With a sensuous nature and a flair for storytelling, she paints a vivid picture of 20th Century revivals, mine disasters, rural electrification, the Depression, and three wars.Originally co-adapted and directed by Mark Hunter from Lee Smith’s Fair and Tender Ladies.Theatrical excitement! A lifetime’s worth of sass, whoop, hurt, and reflection — Off Broadway, Village Voice

Progressive Music Group presents Huey Mack

Progressive Music Group presents Huey Mack

April 19 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Huey Mack Sat, April 19, 2014 Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm Local 506 Chapel Hill, NC $13.00 – $15.00 Tickets

Patrick Park

Patrick Park

April 19 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Patrick Park Sat, April 19, 2014 Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm Cat’s Cradle – Back Room Carrboro, NC $8.00 – $10.00 Tickets

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

April 20 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
mug pile

Over a dozen local potters of WomanCraft will exhibit new work, all crafted as the comforting and familiar mug. Range of style and color is enormous from this diverse group of artists, which includes Janet Resnik, Pam Epperson, Buckhorn Pottery, Cynthia Aldrich, Barb Yoder, Barbara McKenzie, just to name a few. The new pieces will […]

Assassins – Sunday Matinees

Assassins – Sunday Matinees

April 20 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
AssassinsSpotlight

Assassins music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim book by John Weidman based on an idea by Charles Gilbert, Jr. Multiple Tony Award-Winner WHEN YOU’VE GOT A GUN  EVERYBODY PAYS ATTENTION. A theatrical tour-de-force combining Sondheim’s signature blend of intelligently stunning lyrics and beautiful music with a panorama of our nation’s culture of celebrity and the […]

A Southern Summer – Music Series on the Green

A Southern Summer – Music Series on the Green

April 20 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Each week of the summer, Southern Village will host a music series on the Village Green on Sundays. There is no cover charge, and all acts begin at 6:00pm. Check back each week to see who’s playing this time!   This week’s musical guest is: Southern Routes   Southern Village’s series of summer events opens on […]

The Doug Largent Trio at The Station

The Doug Largent Trio at The Station

April 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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The Doug Largent Trio featuring Brad Maiani on guitar, Dan Davis on drums, and special guest John Palowitch on saxophone plays organ trio jazz at The Station in downtown Carrboro.

GROW: Spring Show

GROW: Spring Show

April 21
ground and sky

Come visit LIGHT for our new show: GROW, a show marking spring with an exploration of multiples, duplication, and repetition. Including the photo collages of Harrison Haynes, multilayered stitched constructions by Peg Gignoux, new works on and with paper by Leigh Suggs and Harriett Hoover, imaginative folded paper construction by Matt Shlian, and multicolored cast […]

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

April 21 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
mug pile

Over a dozen local potters of WomanCraft will exhibit new work, all crafted as the comforting and familiar mug. Range of style and color is enormous from this diverse group of artists, which includes Janet Resnik, Pam Epperson, Buckhorn Pottery, Cynthia Aldrich, Barb Yoder, Barbara McKenzie, just to name a few. The new pieces will […]

“Let’s Be FRANK” – Exhibition

“Let’s Be FRANK” – Exhibition

April 21 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
MS For web

“Let’s Be FRANK” presents the work of the talented artists who make FRANK the leading non-profit art gallery in the heart of Chapel Hill. FRANK’s twenty-two member artists will be the focus of this not-to-miss exhibition. The membership’s talents vary widely and this show will embrace the artistic vision and personal style of each individual; […]

Songwriters’ Circle

Songwriters’ Circle

April 21 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Whether an experienced or beginning songwriter, nothing is more valuable than the response of other songwriters. The Songwriters’ Circle at The ArtsCenter provides an evening every other week for composers to share their work with each other and receive both encouragement and honest feedback. The bar will be open. This is a time for participating […]

Crook’s Corner Art Exhibit – St. George

Crook’s Corner Art Exhibit – St. George

April 22
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St. George: Major works on oak and canvas. Sultry wild animals, exotic high heel shoes, imaginary maps of the South, portraits, and more. www.stgeorgeart.net

“A Glimpse” Photography Show by Martha Hoelzer

“A Glimpse” Photography Show by Martha Hoelzer

April 22 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Travel with Martha to see a glimpse of her recent trip to India, a land of beautiful cultures and colors as she retraces her steps through her photography. Featured images will also include a glimpse into other worlds including downtown Durham, and travels out West. Join Martha on Friday, April 11th from 6-9 to have […]

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

April 22 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
mug pile

Over a dozen local potters of WomanCraft will exhibit new work, all crafted as the comforting and familiar mug. Range of style and color is enormous from this diverse group of artists, which includes Janet Resnik, Pam Epperson, Buckhorn Pottery, Cynthia Aldrich, Barb Yoder, Barbara McKenzie, just to name a few. The new pieces will […]

Matt Hires with Alex Dezen of The Damnwells

Matt Hires with Alex Dezen of The Damnwells

April 22 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Matt Hires with Alex Dezen of The Damnwells Tue, April 22, 2014 Doors: 7:30 pm / Show: 8:30 pm Local 506 Chapel Hill, NC $15.00 Tickets

The Doug Largent Trio at 2nd Wind

The Doug Largent Trio at 2nd Wind

April 22 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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The Doug Largent Trio featuring Brad Maiani on guitar and Todd Proctor on drums will play classic organ trio jazz at 2nd Wind in downtown Carrboro.

Matt Hires and Alex Dezen

Matt Hires and Alex Dezen

April 22 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Matt Hires Alex Dezen Joshua Fletcher Tue 4/22 Doors: 7:30 pm / Show: 8:30 pm Tickets $15.00

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

April 23 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
mug pile

Over a dozen local potters of WomanCraft will exhibit new work, all crafted as the comforting and familiar mug. Range of style and color is enormous from this diverse group of artists, which includes Janet Resnik, Pam Epperson, Buckhorn Pottery, Cynthia Aldrich, Barb Yoder, Barbara McKenzie, just to name a few. The new pieces will […]

“Let’s Be FRANK” – Exhibition

“Let’s Be FRANK” – Exhibition

April 23 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
MS For web

“Let’s Be FRANK” presents the work of the talented artists who make FRANK the leading non-profit art gallery in the heart of Chapel Hill. FRANK’s twenty-two member artists will be the focus of this not-to-miss exhibition. The membership’s talents vary widely and this show will embrace the artistic vision and personal style of each individual; […]

Sacrificial Poets: Grand Slam Finals

Sacrificial Poets: Grand Slam Finals

April 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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This is the big moment! 12 of the best youth poets from across NC will be competing for spots on the SacPoe Youth Team and the opportunity to represent our community at the Brave New Voices International Youth Poetry Slam this summer. Doors open at 6:30pm. Show starts at 7:00pm sharp. All proceeds from these […]

The Story of The Gun

The Story of The Gun

April 23 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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created and performed by Mike Daisey directed by Jean-Michele Gregory World Premiere Daisey’s most provocative subject yet: America’s relationship with guns. Throwing easy answers and partisan bickering out the window, he delves into the history of the gun and its place in our national culture, cutting through the political static with hilarious comedy, brilliant observation […]

Hold These Truths

Hold These Truths

April 23 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hold These Truths By Jeanne Sakata (Regional Premiere) A JOURNEY OF BELIEF, BETRAYAL, AND RECONCILIATION During WWII, student Gordon Hirabayashi fights the US government’s orders to forcibly removed and incarcerate all people of Japanese ancestry on the West Coast. Struggling to reconcile his country’s betrayal with his passionate belief in the Constitution, he journeys toward greater understanding […]

New Madrid

New Madrid

April 23 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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New Madrid Wed, April 23, 2014 Doors: 8:00 pm / Show: 9:00 pm (event ends at 1:00 am) Local 506 Chapel Hill, NC $8.00 – $9.00 Tickets

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

ArtWalk Feature Exhibit at WomanCraft: “Art to Hold: New Mugs from Local Potters”

April 24 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
mug pile

Over a dozen local potters of WomanCraft will exhibit new work, all crafted as the comforting and familiar mug. Range of style and color is enormous from this diverse group of artists, which includes Janet Resnik, Pam Epperson, Buckhorn Pottery, Cynthia Aldrich, Barb Yoder, Barbara McKenzie, just to name a few. The new pieces will […]

NC Symphony: Bronfman Performs Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 2

NC Symphony: Bronfman Performs Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 2

April 24 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Beethoven: Coriolan Overture Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 2 Prokofiev: Symphony No. 6   Grant Llewellyn, Music Director Yefim Bronfman, piano Pre-concert talk next door in Gerrard Hall with Letitia Glozer, UNC Chapel Hill, at 6:40  

The Story of The Gun

The Story of The Gun

April 24 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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created and performed by Mike Daisey directed by Jean-Michele Gregory World Premiere Daisey’s most provocative subject yet: America’s relationship with guns. Throwing easy answers and partisan bickering out the window, he delves into the history of the gun and its place in our national culture, cutting through the political static with hilarious comedy, brilliant observation […]

Hold These Truths

Hold These Truths

April 24 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hold These Truths By Jeanne Sakata (Regional Premiere) A JOURNEY OF BELIEF, BETRAYAL, AND RECONCILIATION During WWII, student Gordon Hirabayashi fights the US government’s orders to forcibly removed and incarcerate all people of Japanese ancestry on the West Coast. Struggling to reconcile his country’s betrayal with his passionate belief in the Constitution, he journeys toward greater understanding […]

Dale Baker & Tim Carless present ‘The General’

Dale Baker & Tim Carless present ‘The General’

April 24 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Dale Baker & Tim Carless present ‘The General’ Thursday, April 24 $9 8:00 pm A Meeting of Music and Film. Dale Baker & Tim Carless are two of the Triangle’s most experienced musicians. Here they present a brand new work and are joined by Casey Toll (Mount Moriah) and Whit Wright (American Aquarium). This highly […]

The Doug Largent Trio at West End Wine Bar

The Doug Largent Trio at West End Wine Bar

April 24 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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The Doug Largent Trio featuring Brad Maiani on guitar and Dan Davis on drums will play classic organ trio jazz at The West End Wine Bar of Chapel Hill.

The Doug Largent Trio at West End Wine Bar

The Doug Largent Trio at West End Wine Bar

April 25 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
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The Doug Largent Trio featuring Brad Maiani on guitar and Aaron Tucker on drums will play classic organ trio jazz at The West End Wine Bar of Chapel Hill.

What’s in a Name?

What’s in a Name?

April 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:15 pm

The Shared Learning Association of Chapel Hill presents Dr. Stuart Solomon who will give the April Gray Lindgren lecture ahead of the organization’s end-of-year potluck and annual meeting. Dr. Solomon will discuss naming practices in Europe and North America, concentrating on the origins, history, etymology, and demographics of personal names. He will address questions like […]

Fridays on the Front Porch

Fridays on the Front Porch

April 25 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Fridays on the Front Porch (FOFP) is a popular end-of-the-work-week celebration that takes place every Friday from 5 PM until 8 PM. Sweet Potato Pie will be performing tonight; delicious food, beer, wine will be offered, and enjoy our comfortable seating on the shady front porch and lawn. No cover charge or reservations required.   […]

Shrek the Musical

Shrek the Musical

April 25 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Shrek, based on the Oscar®-winning DreamWorks film, brings the delightful story of a mild-mannered ogre to life on stage. Friday, April 25 & May 2, 6:00 pm—Dinner Theater / Performance starts at 7:00 pm Saturday, April 26 & May 3, 1:00 pm—Walk-Thru Duloc (meet the characters/have your picture taken) Saturday, April 26 & May 3, […]

Live and Local Music and Art on the Plaza

Live and Local Music and Art on the Plaza

April 25 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Come join us at 140 West Franklin Plaza at 6pm for the live music of Tea Cup Gin!  

Love Live

Love Live

April 25 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Love Live: Concert under the stars at Forest Theatre in Chapel Hill April 25th. Featuring The Vespers, Delta Son and Priscilla Townsend. Tickets are $8, children 12 and under are FREE (must be accompanied by an adult). Doors open at 7pm, show starts at 7:30pm. For tickets or more information visit: http://www.itickets.com/events/323603.html Rain location is […]

GROW: Spring Show

GROW: Spring Show

April 26
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Come visit LIGHT for our new show: GROW, a show marking spring with an exploration of multiples, duplication, and repetition. Including the photo collages of Harrison Haynes, multilayered stitched constructions by Peg Gignoux, new works on and with paper by Leigh Suggs and Harriett Hoover, imaginative folded paper construction by Matt Shlian, and multicolored cast […]

SuperFun Show: Once Upon a Time presented by Bright Star Touring Theatre

SuperFun Show: Once Upon a Time presented by Bright Star Touring Theatre

April 26 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Literature comes to life in this hysterical production bringing to the stage the stories of ‘Cinderella’ and ‘Jack and the Beanstalk!’ Lenny and Mable, the comic duo who made Aesop’s Fables such a roaring success (performed last year in the SuperFun Series), are determined to reenact these two classic fairy tales, undertaking more than a dozen roles each. From the character formerly known as Prince Charming, to a giant lumbering high above, this production is a great exploration of the familiar stories.

Local Roots Craft Festival

Local Roots Craft Festival

April 26 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Celebrate spring and our creative community at this showcase of local talent and artistic expression. Twenty-five vendors will be selling a variety of hand-crafted items including ceramics, jewelry, soaps, clothes, accessories, toys, and housewares. A dunk tank fundraiser will provide the chance to dunk local politicians and celebrities, while raising money for ArtsCenter scholarship. Come dunk Chapel Hill Chief of Police Chris Blue, Carrboro Farmer’s Market Manager Erin Jobe, Author and Educator Daniel Wallace and other local figures.Location: The ArtsCenter parking lot, rain location is The Nicholson Gallery & West End Theatre. Event Hours are 11 AM-4 PM. FREE PARKING (3-hour) in the 300 E Main Parking Deck.ADMISSION IS FREE!

Shrek the Musical

Shrek the Musical

April 26 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Shrek and Fiona

Shrek, based on the Oscar®-winning DreamWorks film, brings the delightful story of a mild-mannered ogre to life on stage. Friday, April 25 & May 2, 6:00 pm—Dinner Theater / Performance starts at 7:00 pm Saturday, April 26 & May 3, 1:00 pm—Walk-Thru Duloc (meet the characters/have your picture taken) Saturday, April 26 & May 3, […]

Get Up and Dance! National Dance Week!

Get Up and Dance! National Dance Week!

April 26 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Come to 140 West Franklin Plaza to hang out and hear some live music! The band I Was Totally Destroying It will make you want to dance! Enjoy short demos by various community dance groups.

FriendsFest

FriendsFest

April 26 @ 3:00 pm - 11:55 pm
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FriendsFest Music Festival Saturday, April 26, 3pm until… Haw River Ballroom, Saxapahaw www.cfsnc.org/FriendsFest2014 Live Music, Family Fun, and Local Food Free Outdoor Event, 3-7pm Featuring Dmitri Resnik and Bootleg Beat, Katharine Whalen, Ella Bertram and Friends, and Kodiak Farm Boys Indoor Concert, 7pm until… $15 in advance, $17 at the door, $12 students, Children 12 […]

Almost Ready Staged Reading

Almost Ready Staged Reading

April 27 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Almost Ready offers audiences a chance to see, for free, a series of simply staged full length plays written by North Carolina writers.This free series is sponsored by The ArtsCenter of Carrboro and Playground a Theatre Cooperative.These productions are seen as the last step before deciding what, if anything, needs to be tweaked to make these plays suitable for full production.The audience will be encouraged to offer comments in post-performance discussions with playwrights, directors, and actors.Beer and wine will be available for purchase, but no rotten tomatoes.

Works in Progress: Sculpture from Philips Middle School

Works in Progress: Sculpture from Philips Middle School

April 27 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Student Sculpture and Photography Exhibition Reception April 27, 2014 Sunday, 4-6PM   “Work in Progress” documents an artists-in-residency project at Phillips Middle School in Chapel Hill.  Artists Mark Elliott (sculptor) and Barbara Tyroler (photographer) collaborated with Phillips Middle School art students in the creation and documentation of a permanent outdoor sculpture to be installed on school grounds. […]

A Southern Summer – Music Series on the Green

A Southern Summer – Music Series on the Green

April 27 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Each week of the summer, Southern Village will host a music series on the Village Green on Sundays. There is no cover charge, and all acts begin at 6:00pm. Check back each week to see who’s playing this time!   This week’s musical guest is: David Dyer David Dyer is an alternative country singer you’ll love. See […]

The Story of The Gun

The Story of The Gun

April 27 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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created and performed by Mike Daisey directed by Jean-Michele Gregory World Premiere Daisey’s most provocative subject yet: America’s relationship with guns. Throwing easy answers and partisan bickering out the window, he delves into the history of the gun and its place in our national culture, cutting through the political static with hilarious comedy, brilliant observation […]

Hold These Truths

Hold These Truths

April 27 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hold These Truths By Jeanne Sakata (Regional Premiere) A JOURNEY OF BELIEF, BETRAYAL, AND RECONCILIATION During WWII, student Gordon Hirabayashi fights the US government’s orders to forcibly removed and incarcerate all people of Japanese ancestry on the West Coast. Struggling to reconcile his country’s betrayal with his passionate belief in the Constitution, he journeys toward greater understanding […]

GROW: Spring Show

GROW: Spring Show

April 28
ground and sky

Come visit LIGHT for our new show: GROW, a show marking spring with an exploration of multiples, duplication, and repetition. Including the photo collages of Harrison Haynes, multilayered stitched constructions by Peg Gignoux, new works on and with paper by Leigh Suggs and Harriett Hoover, imaginative folded paper construction by Matt Shlian, and multicolored cast […]

Studio Landscape Painting by Donna Bland

Studio Landscape Painting by Donna Bland

April 28 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
shining through, 20 x 16, oil on canvas by Donna Bland

Join painter and instructor Donna Bland for two days of Studio Landscape Painting, with emphasis on translating nature’s plein air accents in a studio setting. Donna has a passion for expresing nature through her paintings. She will teach and demontsrate techniques for capturing a scene quickly with color values. Also, she will discuss composition and […]

“Let’s Be FRANK” – Exhibition

“Let’s Be FRANK” – Exhibition

April 28 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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“Let’s Be FRANK” presents the work of the talented artists who make FRANK the leading non-profit art gallery in the heart of Chapel Hill. FRANK’s twenty-two member artists will be the focus of this not-to-miss exhibition. The membership’s talents vary widely and this show will embrace the artistic vision and personal style of each individual; […]

Bluegrass Jam

Bluegrass Jam

April 28 @ 5:45 pm - 7:00 pm
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Bluegrass Jam Donations Welcome 5:45 pm Grab your fiddle, guitar, banjo, or mandolin and come join us at the Bluegrass Jam! Together, in The ArtsCenter’s Gallery, we’ll play some old time and bluegrass favorites. Feel free to join in playing the chord progression or try taking a break or two!  Whether you’re a beginner or […]

Bluegrass Jam

Bluegrass Jam

April 28 @ 5:45 pm - 8:00 pm
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Grab your fiddle, guitar, banjo, or mandolin and come join us at the Bluegrass Jam! Together, in The ArtsCenter’s Gallery, we’ll play some old time and bluegrass favorites. Feel free to join in playing the chord progression or try taking a break or two! Whether you’re a beginner or a long-time player, bassist or vocalist, play banjo or mandolin or fiddle or guitar, this jam will be an opportunity to hone your skills, meet some other musicians and have a lot of fun! All levels and instruments are welcome! Admission free, donations welcome.

Crook’s Corner Art Exhibit – St. George

Crook’s Corner Art Exhibit – St. George

April 29
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St. George: Major works on oak and canvas. Sultry wild animals, exotic high heel shoes, imaginary maps of the South, portraits, and more. www.stgeorgeart.net

“A Glimpse” Photography Show by Martha Hoelzer

“A Glimpse” Photography Show by Martha Hoelzer

April 29 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Travel with Martha to see a glimpse of her recent trip to India, a land of beautiful cultures and colors as she retraces her steps through her photography. Featured images will also include a glimpse into other worlds including downtown Durham, and travels out West. Join Martha on Friday, April 11th from 6-9 to have […]

Studio Landscape Painting by Donna Bland

Studio Landscape Painting by Donna Bland

April 29 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
shining through, 20 x 16, oil on canvas by Donna Bland

Join painter and instructor Donna Bland for two days of Studio Landscape Painting, with emphasis on translating nature’s plein air accents in a studio setting. Donna has a passion for expresing nature through her paintings. She will teach and demontsrate techniques for capturing a scene quickly with color values. Also, she will discuss composition and […]

“Let’s Be FRANK” – Exhibition

“Let’s Be FRANK” – Exhibition

April 30 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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“Let’s Be FRANK” presents the work of the talented artists who make FRANK the leading non-profit art gallery in the heart of Chapel Hill. FRANK’s twenty-two member artists will be the focus of this not-to-miss exhibition. The membership’s talents vary widely and this show will embrace the artistic vision and personal style of each individual; […]

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