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January 2015
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The MCS Adolescent Drama Society presents Disney’s The Little Mermaid Jr.

January 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

LET US TAKE YOU ON A JOURNEY  UNDER THE SEA The 60-minute musical, designed for middle-school aged performers, is based on the 2008 Broadway production and the 1989 animated feature film. The 20-member cast consists of seventh and eighth grade students from Montessori Community School in Durham, NC. In addition to performing in the show, the students are also actively involved in designing the staging, set, props, and costumes. “The students are very excited to be putting on such a…

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The Monti Hippo Awards

January 30 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

This event will be hosted by The Monti’s Executive Director, Jeff Polish.The 5th Annual Hippo Awards is an annual event where we honor the best stories told in the previous calendar year. Nominations are in three distinct categories:Comedy, Drama, and Overall. In addition to the handing out of awards, we are also featuring a full lineup of new stories by new voices as well as past Hippo Award winners. If you want to be a voting member of The Monti Academy, you must sign…

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Company Carolina Presents “The Last Five Years”

January 30 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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running Jan. 23 - Feb. 1

The Last Five Years, a two-person one act musical written by Jason Robert Brown, explores the five year relationship between Cathy Hiatt, an aspiring actress, and Jamie Wellerstein, a successful novelist in New York City. The two tell their story of the relationship: one chronologically and one reverse chronologically. This moving show explores themes of compromise, sacrifice, loss, and love. $7 Advance, $5 Student/Friends, $10 Day of Show.  

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The Playwrights Roundtable Presents: Out of Bounds

January 31 @ 8:00 pm

The Playwrights Roundtable, in association with The Arts Center, presents this unique performance of original one-act plays,  written and directed by members of our consortium.  This forum is an opportunity for our playwrights to stage works which differ in form and content from our other presentations throughout the year.  These plays are edgy, thought-provoking, compelling, and especially, “OUT of BOUNDS”. !! OUT OF BOUNDS – Original new plays by local playwrights Playwrights: Paul Baerman Steve Gallagher Brook North Ken Wolpert…

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Company Carolina Presents “The Last Five Years”

January 31 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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running Jan. 23 - Feb. 1

The Last Five Years, a two-person one act musical written by Jason Robert Brown, explores the five year relationship between Cathy Hiatt, an aspiring actress, and Jamie Wellerstein, a successful novelist in New York City. The two tell their story of the relationship: one chronologically and one reverse chronologically. This moving show explores themes of compromise, sacrifice, loss, and love. $7 Advance, $5 Student/Friends, $10 Day of Show.  

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February 2015

Company Carolina Presents “The Last Five Years”

February 1 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
running Jan. 23 - Feb. 1

The Last Five Years, a two-person one act musical written by Jason Robert Brown, explores the five year relationship between Cathy Hiatt, an aspiring actress, and Jamie Wellerstein, a successful novelist in New York City. The two tell their story of the relationship: one chronologically and one reverse chronologically. This moving show explores themes of compromise, sacrifice, loss, and love. $7 Advance, $5 Student/Friends, $10 Day of Show.  

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The Holland Brothers & Big Fat Gap

February 5 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Singing close harmony that immediately brings to mind the Everly Brothers, these brothers operate as you would expect twins to: they are seamless in their presentation and their precision draws the crowd in. Supporting their singing with a solid acoustic foundation (Michael expertly finger-picking an old Harmony 12-string that Guitar Gabriel used to play, while Mark covers rhythm on a Guild 6-string), Mark handles the melodies on a racked and sometimes not-racked harmonica. The music is upbeat and solid and…

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Seldom Scene

February 6 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

After 42 years, The Seldom Scene are enjoying a glorious new period of musical relevancy and excitement. The band that defined bluegrass music of the 1970s with John Starling as lead vocalist has matured into its 21st Century form with Dudley Connell front and center. It has been a long trip, but no longer strange – today’s Seldom Scene is simply a terrific band that extends a great tradition. To me its seems just the other day that I sat…

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15 general, 12 senior, 10 student/ArtsCenter Friend

Transactors Improv: “The Love Show”

February 7 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

It’s time to climb aboard the love roller coaster! Transactors’ The Love Show is an improvised look at the ups and downs of romantic relationships. Are we screaming from joy, fear, or something else? The two-act show features short and long improvised scenes, all based on audience suggestions and all focused on love. The first act is unrelated scenes, featuring music with pianist Glenn Mehrbach. The second part is a long form, an unscripted play comprised of interrelated scenes. “Romantic…

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$18-$26

Solas

February 28 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Solas is an Irish-American musical group formed in 1994, playing Irish traditional music as well as original compositions. In recent albums, they have demonstrated an inclination towards country music. Come enjoy this unique group for an evening of fantastic music. “There is something very magical and harmonious about the way this band works nowadays that only enhances the thoughtful and sophisticated melodies and rhythms their music provides for their audience”. -Paul Keating, IrishCentral Advance: $22, Friends/Students Advance: $18, Day of…

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May 2015

South Carolina Broadcasters

May 9 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

“The South Carolina Broadcasters are not just another group dipping into the deep pool of traditional music in hopes of being trendy. Nearly every facet of the group is subservient to the style of music they present. Hailing from Charleston, S.C., but with roots in the sacred Mt. Airy region, they are a three-piece group, comprising David Sheppard on guitar, Ivy Sheppard on fiddle and banjo and relative newcomer Sarah Osborne on banjo and guitar. They each provide vocals to…

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