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Tue., Oct. 20, 2020 at 6:30 PM

UNC Chapel Hill Department of Art and Art History: Timothy Shea: “Fictive Funerary Landscapes? Mourning Scenes on Athenian Funerary Vessels in Context”

 In this talk, Tim Shea engages with this long-running debate by utilizing digital mapping software to analyze the find locations of the few funerary monuments that survive from 460-420 BCE in relation to the excavated remains of pottery workshops where these vessels were likely produced. He also tracks the distribution of... Read More
Register to attend here: https://go.unc.edu/Md4p8  Registrants will receive a Zoom invitation 24 hours in advance of the event.

Online. -- Contact: Christoph Brachmann, cbrachma@email.unc.edu   , http://art.unc.edu
Free, registration required.

Tue., Oct. 20, 2020 at 7:00 PM ( Tue., Oct. 6, 2020 - Tue., Dec. 8, 2020 )

Pure Life Theatre Company: Purlie Masterclass 10-Week Intensive

Look out world, Purlie is coming home! Based on the 1961 comedy Purlie Victorious by the great actor Ossie Davis, the 1970 musical Purlie is set in Georgia during the era of Jim Crow laws and deep-rooted prejudice. Purlie wants his people's rights and his own church in which to preach freely, and he sets out... Read More
Related Events: Purlie February 5 - 28, 2021    

Online. -- Tickets available online. 919-272-1551 , http://www.purelifetheatre.com
$85

Charlotte -- Tue., Oct. 20, 2020 at 7:00 PM

Charlotte Symphony Orchestra: On Tap: Live @ NoDa

Performed by Christopher James Lees, host

NoDa Brewery. -- 704-972-2000 , https://www.charlottesymphony.org/ontap/
$15 in person, $10 online; $54 for online 6-pack

Tue., Oct. 20, 2020 at 8:00 PM

North Carolina Museum of Art (NCMA): Diali Cissokho & Kaira Ba

Diali Cissokho & Kaira Ba create an addictive, bouncy groove, incorporating the Senegal emigrant’s rich musical traditions merged with the band’s Piedmont musicians, suitable as much for dancing as for getting work done while on lockdown. These free, live-streamed concerts not only represent the state’s... Read More

Online. -- Tune into Offstage Live: Music at the Museum streaming live on the NCMA’s YouTube channel at youtube.com/ncartmuseum. , http://www.ncartmuseum.org/offstage
Free, donations accepted

Raleigh -- Wed., Oct. 21, 2020 ( Thu., Oct. 1, 2020 - Sat., Oct. 31, 2020 )

Gallery C: New Works by Sandra Mae Jensen

Sandra Mae Jensen is a fine art photographer based in Raleigh, North Carolina. Sandra’s work features the visual impact of landscapes across the United States. During photographic studies in the Washington, D.C. area through the Corcoran College of Art and Design, Sandra became inspired by the works of Imogen Cunningham,... Read More
OPENING RECEPTION: Friday, October 2, 2020 From: 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Gallery C (Raleigh). -- Open by appointment only.  88.278.3973 (toll free) 919.828.3165 (phone) , http://www.galleryc.net
Free

Raleigh -- Wed., Oct. 21, 2020 ( Tue., Oct. 20, 2020 - Sun., Jun. 27, 2021 )

Gregg Museum of Art & Design: ANIMATE EARTH - Adventures in Mimetolithia by Andy Nasisse

For years, master photographer and ceramicist Andy Nasisse has explored the figure in the landscape of the South and desert Southwest, engaging with what is probably the most basic impulse of the human imagination:  the tendency to “see things in things.” When we see recognizable forms in random shapes like... Read More
All exhibitions are free and open to the public. The Gregg Museum is open on a reduced schedule due to the pandemic. Reservations for timed entry are required. Please visit Gregg.arts.ncsu.edu for ticket information and registration, hours, directions, and announcements regarding... Read More

Gregg Museum of Art & Design. , http://Gregg.arts.ncsu.edu

Raleigh -- Wed., Oct. 21, 2020 at 4:00 PM ( Wed., Oct. 7, 2020 - Wed., Nov. 25, 2020 )

Pure Life Theatre Company: Ultimate Hamilton: A Musical Theatre Exploration Experience Intensive

Students will be watching, listening to, and discussing Lin-Manuel Miranda's Hamilton. Exploring the songs and discussing how they are rooted in history as well as the modern day connections. Students will learn the history behind the founding fathers that inspired the hit musical, fun facts and behind the scenes,... Read More
8 Week Intensive, class meets once weekly, Wednesdays October 7 - November 25, 2020 from 4:00pm - 5:30pm. Ages 8-12. Cost per child: $200.00. Enrollment is limited.

Pure Life Theatre Company (formerly Sonorous Road Theatre). -- Register online. Email: purelifetheatre@gmail.com Tel: 919-272-1551 , http://www.purelifetheatre.com
$200

Charlotte -- Wed., Oct. 21, 2020 at 7:30 PM ( Thu., Oct. 15, 2020 - Sat., Nov. 7, 2020 )

Actor's Theatre of Charlotte: CANCELED: Ghosts of Bogotá

A heartbreaking dark comedy following 3 siblings as they return to their parents’ birth country to bury a grandfather… who no one will mourn. A universal story about family secrets, told through a Latinx lens, and a story about that unique immigrant experience of never feeling fully at home in any country that can... Read More
October 15 - November 7, 2020 pending the lifting of NC Stay at Home order in response to COVID-19 pandemic October 15: Pay What You Can Night October 15 - 17: Previews October 21: Opening Night

Actor's Theatre of Charlotte. -- 704-342-2251 , https://atcharlotte.org/season-32/

Raleigh -- Thu., Oct. 22, 2020 ( Thu., Oct. 1, 2020 - Sat., Oct. 31, 2020 )

Gallery C: New Works by Sandra Mae Jensen

Sandra Mae Jensen is a fine art photographer based in Raleigh, North Carolina. Sandra’s work features the visual impact of landscapes across the United States. During photographic studies in the Washington, D.C. area through the Corcoran College of Art and Design, Sandra became inspired by the works of Imogen Cunningham,... Read More
OPENING RECEPTION: Friday, October 2, 2020 From: 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Gallery C (Raleigh). -- Open by appointment only.  88.278.3973 (toll free) 919.828.3165 (phone) , http://www.galleryc.net
Free

Raleigh -- Thu., Oct. 22, 2020 ( Tue., Oct. 20, 2020 - Sun., Jun. 27, 2021 )

Gregg Museum of Art & Design: ANIMATE EARTH - Adventures in Mimetolithia by Andy Nasisse

For years, master photographer and ceramicist Andy Nasisse has explored the figure in the landscape of the South and desert Southwest, engaging with what is probably the most basic impulse of the human imagination:  the tendency to “see things in things.” When we see recognizable forms in random shapes like... Read More
All exhibitions are free and open to the public. The Gregg Museum is open on a reduced schedule due to the pandemic. Reservations for timed entry are required. Please visit Gregg.arts.ncsu.edu for ticket information and registration, hours, directions, and announcements regarding... Read More

Gregg Museum of Art & Design. , http://Gregg.arts.ncsu.edu

Thu., Oct. 22, 2020 at 10:00 AM ( Thu., Oct. 8, 2020 - Thu., Nov. 5, 2020 )

American Dance Festival (ADF): Dancing With (Zoom Class Series)

We are thrilled to continue the They Are All/Dancing With Project via Zoom! This free workshop series will use mindful movement, dance, and imagery to provide people living with Parkinson’s Disease the tools to achieve increased quality of life, a reduction in the risk of falls, and a sense of personal agency. Workshops... Read More
Advance registration recommended.  

Online. , https://americandancefestival.org/events/acdas-give-take-the-joy-of-movement-with-gerri-houlihan/
Free, registration required.

Thu., Oct. 22, 2020 at 11:00 AM

Central Piedmont Art Galleries: Reconvene Artist Talk with Keith Bryant

Join us for a Facebook Live event as we hear from sculptural artist Keith Bryant about his exhibition, Reconvene.

Online. , https://www.facebook.com/cpccarts
Free

Thu., Oct. 22, 2020 at 4:00 PM

Gregg Museum of Art & Design: Virtual Guided Tour of the Gregg

Performed by Roger Manley, Gregg Museum Director

NC State’s Gregg Museum of Art & Design will offer a variety of virtual programming this fall. Programming will feature regularly scheduled virtual tours, conversations with artists, behind-the-scenes tours and more. All programs will take place on Thursdays at 4pm.

Online. -- More information can be found at Gregg.arts.ncsu.edu/programs. , http://www.Gregg.arts.ncsu.edu/programs
Free and open to the public.

Winston-Salem -- Thu., Oct. 22, 2020 at 5:00 PM

Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA): Drawn-Out Gala Week: Victoria Victoria in Concert

The fantastic Victoria Victoria gives a magical performance as a 7-piece band at SECCA's picturesque Lake Stage, with special guest opener Josh Kimbrough! Full cash bar serving cocktails, beer and wine. Doors 5pm, Music 5:30pm. ... Read More
Gala Week Events: Online Auction 10/18 - 10/22 Coffee Kickoff with Sayso Coffee 10/18 ... Read More

Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA). -- 336.725.1904 - info@secca.org , http://www.secca.org
$30

Thu., Oct. 22, 2020 at 5:00 PM

UNC Chapel Hill Department of Music: UNC Symphony Orchestra with John Parker

Arutiunian Trumpet Concerto
This series is free and open to all. Tune in at https://www.facebook.com/MusicAtUNC/. Each installment will be available for viewing after the original Facebook livestream via Facebook or YouTube.

Online. , https://music.unc.edu/event/unc-music-replay-3/
Free

Thu., Oct. 22, 2020 at 7:00 PM

The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts + Culture: Open Air with Artist Stacy Lynn Waddell

For this episode of Open Air, join us for a candid conversation with former Gantt exhibiting artist Stacy Lynn Waddell. Gantt Curator in Residence, Dexter Wimberly will lead this powerful dialogue, while exploring what it means to be a Black artist in America.
Note: This is a virtual program and will be streamed live on ... Read More

Online. -- (704) 547-3700, gsa@ganttcenter.org , https://www.ganttcenter.org/calendar/open-air-with-artist-stacy-lynn-waddell
Free

Thu., Oct. 22, 2020 at 7:00 PM

Bechtler Museum of Modern Art: Modernism + Film: Zaha Hadid An Architect, A Masterpiece

This documentary looks back on the career of one of the most ambitious and unique artists of our time, Iraqi-born architect, Zaha Hadid. Working in a field generally dominated by men, she was the first woman ever to win the Pritzker Architecture Prize. Hadid pioneered a form of parametric design which utilizes computer... Read More
This film is free of charge and will be screened through Vimeo. Registration required by 5 p.m., Wednesday, October 21. A link for the film will be sent at noon on Thursday, October 22. 

Online. -- Register online. , http://www.bechtler.org
Free, registration required.

Charlotte -- Thu., Oct. 22, 2020 at 7:30 PM ( Thu., Oct. 15, 2020 - Sat., Nov. 7, 2020 )

Actor's Theatre of Charlotte: CANCELED: Ghosts of Bogotá

A heartbreaking dark comedy following 3 siblings as they return to their parents’ birth country to bury a grandfather… who no one will mourn. A universal story about family secrets, told through a Latinx lens, and a story about that unique immigrant experience of never feeling fully at home in any country that can... Read More
October 15 - November 7, 2020 pending the lifting of NC Stay at Home order in response to COVID-19 pandemic October 15: Pay What You Can Night October 15 - 17: Previews October 21: Opening Night

Actor's Theatre of Charlotte. -- 704-342-2251 , https://atcharlotte.org/season-32/

Thu., Oct. 22, 2020 at 7:30 PM

Carolina Performing Arts: The Spark with Tift Merritt: Pedja Mužijević

Join us for the second episode of The Spark with Tift Merritt, featuring pianist Pedja Mužijević. In this livestreamed video series, Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter and UNC alumna Tift Merritt returns to Carolina Performing Arts to take us behind the scenes in artist-to-artist interviews that delve deep into the... Read More
Virtual event; free registration is required. Registration for this event closes at 12 PM EDT on October 22, 2020.

Online. -- (919) 843-3333 , https://carolinaperformingarts.org/events/the-spark-with-tift-merritt-pedja-muzijevic/
Free, registration required.

Raleigh -- Fri., Oct. 23, 2020 ( Thu., Oct. 1, 2020 - Sat., Oct. 31, 2020 )

Gallery C: New Works by Sandra Mae Jensen

Sandra Mae Jensen is a fine art photographer based in Raleigh, North Carolina. Sandra’s work features the visual impact of landscapes across the United States. During photographic studies in the Washington, D.C. area through the Corcoran College of Art and Design, Sandra became inspired by the works of Imogen Cunningham,... Read More
OPENING RECEPTION: Friday, October 2, 2020 From: 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Gallery C (Raleigh). -- Open by appointment only.  88.278.3973 (toll free) 919.828.3165 (phone) , http://www.galleryc.net
Free

Raleigh -- Fri., Oct. 23, 2020 ( Tue., Oct. 20, 2020 - Sun., Jun. 27, 2021 )

Gregg Museum of Art & Design: ANIMATE EARTH - Adventures in Mimetolithia by Andy Nasisse

For years, master photographer and ceramicist Andy Nasisse has explored the figure in the landscape of the South and desert Southwest, engaging with what is probably the most basic impulse of the human imagination:  the tendency to “see things in things.” When we see recognizable forms in random shapes like... Read More
All exhibitions are free and open to the public. The Gregg Museum is open on a reduced schedule due to the pandemic. Reservations for timed entry are required. Please visit Gregg.arts.ncsu.edu for ticket information and registration, hours, directions, and announcements regarding... Read More

Gregg Museum of Art & Design. , http://Gregg.arts.ncsu.edu

Fri., Oct. 23, 2020 at 12:00 PM

Duke Performances: Urban Bush Women

Members of acclaimed Brooklyn-based dance company Urban Bush Women sit down with Andrea Woods-Valdes (Chair of the Duke Dance Program) for a free public Zoom discussion focused on Artist Journal, the company’s virtual presentation model.Introduced by Michaela Dwyer (Duke Performances) and moderated by Andrea Woods Valdes.

Online. -- Attend the event via Zoom. , https://arts.duke.edu/news/friday-lunchtime-artist-talks-return-with-in-conversation/
Free

Raleigh -- Fri., Oct. 23, 2020 at 6:00 PM ( Fri., Oct. 16, 2020 - Sat., Oct. 31, 2020 )

Pure Life Theatre Company: Fall Festival with Haunted House

Outdoor Halloween movies, cider, with COVID-safe activities for younger children 6-8pm. Haunted House - small groups, families or individuals with masks (space sprayed between each tour through). Running Friday - Sunday from October 17 - 31.

Pure Life Open Air Stage. -- 919-839-9505 , http://www.purelifetheatre.com
Free, donations accepted

Fri., Oct. 23, 2020 at 6:30 PM

Dance Project, Inc., NC Dance Festival: Community Conversation: Finding Your Own Way through the Dance Industry

Join us for a conversation with Helen Simoneau  on Zoom.

Online. , http://www.danceproject.org/ncdf2020
Free

Fri., Oct. 23, 2020 at 7:00 PM ( Fri., Sep. 18, 2020 - Fri., Oct. 23, 2020 )

Appalachian State University: The COVID Chronicles: Monologues Created During the Pandemic

This theatre event is inspired by the popular 24-Hour Plays productions in New York City. The Appalachian production showcases the talents of as many as 67 different students, a number that includes 33 playwrights, 31 actors, and three student directors being mentored by theatre faculty members.  Assistant Professor... Read More
The chronicles are presented free of charge (although donations are accepted) in four different “acts,” on Sept. 18, Oct. 2, Oct. 16 and Oct. 23, each of which is a free-standing episode live streamed via Zoom. Attendees can access each performance via a Zoom link on the ... Read More

Online. , https://theatreanddance.appstate.edu/
Free, donations accepted