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Events for Wed., Mar. 21, 2018

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Blowing Rock -- Wed., Mar. 21, 2018 at 12:00 PM ( Tue., Mar. 20, 2018 - Sat., Apr. 28, 2018 )

Blowing Rock Art and History Museum: "The Way We Worked"

What would life be like without teachers, doctors or firefighters? Every day Americans are hard at work on farms, factories, in homes or at desks keeping our communities thriving. The Blowing Rock Art & History Museum (BRAHM), in cooperation with North Carolina Humanities Council, will explore the... Read More

Blowing Rock Art and History Museum. -- (828) 295-9099 , http://www.blowingrockmuseum.org

Winston-Salem -- Wed., Mar. 21, 2018 at 5:00 PM ( Thu., Feb. 22, 2018 - Sat., Mar. 24, 2018 )

Arts Council of Winston-Salem & Forsyth County: "Particle Falls" Art Installation

“Particle Falls,”  a multi-story public art light installation, will use the west wall of the Stevens Center in downtown Winston-Salem as a projection screen beginning Thursday, February 22 and ending March 24.  Free and open to the public, best viewable at dusk.  The installation... Read More

Stevens Center. -- dsilver@intothearts.org , http://intothearts.org

Elon -- Wed., Mar. 21, 2018 at 5:30 PM ( Tue., Mar. 13, 2018 - Fri., Apr. 13, 2018 )

Elon University: Mark Holmes Exhibition

Our world is full of manufactured objects that have been carefully designed and materially executed to erase traces of their making and makers. The art that most interests Mark Holmes integrates conception and execution as embodied thought. Examining the way we make things exposes how we think, and opens new possibilities for... Read More

Elon University Arts West Gallery. -- (336) 278-2000 , http://www.elon.edu/e-web/news/cultural-events/

Raleigh -- Wed., Mar. 21, 2018 at 6:00 PM ( Fri., Mar. 2, 2018 - Sat., Mar. 31, 2018 )

The Mahler Fine Art: On Press

Performed by Ann Conner

Opening reception March 2 First Friday, 6:00pm - 9:00pm Yale University's Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library has recently added several of Ann Conner's prints to their collection. Ann Conner is a renowned print maker living in Wilmington, North Carolina. Her work has been featured internationally in collections from... Read More

Mahler Fine Art. -- (919) 896-7503, info@themahlerfineart.com , http://www.themahlerfineart.com

Durham -- Wed., Mar. 21, 2018 at 7:00 PM

Horse & Buggy Press: Dixie Be Damned Reading with Neal Shirley

Performed by Neal Shirley and Phil Blank

Neal Shirley drops in to give a talk about and read excerpts from Dixie Be Damned. Phil Blank will be here as well and talk briefly about his work and the Southern Insurrections exhibition. Doors open at 6:30, talk starts at 7. Books will be for sale after the reading.
Please rsvp to dave@horseandbuggypress.com so we can get a head count for chairs.

Horse & Buggy Press. -- (919) 949-4847 , http://www.horseandbuggypress.com

Hickory -- Wed., Mar. 21, 2018 at 7:00 PM

Lenoir-Rhyne University: Marie and Catherine Heaney

Performed by Marie Heaney, Catherine Heaney, Martha Geouge Hill, and Stone's Throw

Marie and Catherine Heaney are the wife and daughter respectively of the late Seamus Heaney, a Nobel Prize for Literature award recipient. Both are dedicated to preserving and promoting the work and legacy of Seamus Heaney.   Traditional Irish songs will be played by Martha Geouge Hill, a harpist for the Blue Mountain... Read More

Belk Centrum. -- (828) 328-7206 , http://www.lr.edu/public-events

Asheville -- Wed., Mar. 21, 2018 at 7:30 PM ( Wed., Mar. 14, 2018 - Sun., Apr. 8, 2018 )

North Carolina Stage Company: Other Desert Cities

Other Desert Cities, by Jon Robin Baitz:  Brooke Wyeth returns home to Palm Springs after a six-year absence to celebrate Christmas with her parents, her brother, and her aunt. Brooke announces that she is about to publish a memoir dredging up a pivotal and tragic event in the family’s history—a wound... Read More

North Carolina Stage Company. -- (828) 239-0263 , http://www.ncstage.org/

Davidson -- Wed., Mar. 21, 2018 at 7:30 PM ( Wed., Mar. 21, 2018 - Sun., Mar. 25, 2018 )

Davidson College Theatre Department: Rumors

Rumors, by Neil Simon:  At a large townhouse in a wealthy suburb, the Deputy Mayor of New York has just shot himself. Though only a flesh wound, four couples are about to experience a severe attack of farce.

Duke Family Performance Hall, Knobloch Campus Center, Davidson College. -- TICKETS: (704) 894-2135; INFORMATION: (704) 894-2912 , http://www.davidson.edu/the-arts/theatre/rumors

Chapel Hill -- Wed., Mar. 21, 2018 at 7:30 PM

North Carolina Symphony: Fountains & Pines of Rome

Performed by Ben Gernon, conductor; Brian Reagin, violin

Respighi's masterpieces depict Rome; NCS Concertmaster Brian Reagin plays Bruch’s Violin Concerto No. 1.

Memorial Hall. -- (919) 733-2750 , http://www.ncsymphony.org/

Charlotte -- Wed., Mar. 21, 2018 at 7:30 PM ( Thu., Mar. 8, 2018 - Sat., Mar. 31, 2018 )

Actor's Theatre of Charlotte: The Mountaintop

The Mountaintop, by Katori Hall, is a gripping reimagination of events the night before the assassination of the civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 
March 8, 7:30pm: "Pay What You Can" Night (More info at http://www.atcharlotte.org/pay-what-you-can/) March 9, 8:00pm: Preview March 15, 7:30pm: Opening Night

Hadley Theater, Queens University. -- (704) 342-2251 , http://www.atcharlotte.org/the-mountaintop/
$44 - $13.50

Cary -- Wed., Mar. 21, 2018 at 7:30 PM

The Cary Theater: Dracula vs. Frankenstein

Presented by Cinema Overdrive.

The Cary Theater. -- (919) 462-2051 , http://www.thecarytheater.com