Arts Listings, May 7
05/06/2014 1:48 PM
05/06/2014 1:49 PM
LIVE & LOCAL MUSIC & ART: The Live & Local Music & Art series will be from 6-9 p.m. Fridays through June 27 at The Plaza at 140 West Franklin in Chapel Hill. 140westfranklinplaza.com.
BYNUM FRONT PORCH: The Bynum Front Porch Friday Night Music Series will feature performances from 7-9 p.m. Fridays at 950 Bynum Road, Bynum. bynumfrontporch.org.
CLAYWORKS GUILD SPRING SALE: The ClayWorks Guild Spring Sale will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 10, at University Mall, 201 S. Estes Drive, Chapel Hill. ncclayworks.org.
ART IN THE GARDEN: The 20th annual Art in the Garden Sculptural Invitational will be from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, May 10, at 1902 Borland Road, Hillsborough. 919-757-2181, garden-art-gallery.com.
ARTISTS’ SALON: The Orange County Arts Commission will host an Artists’ Salon from 6:30-9 p.m. Friday, May 16, at The ArtsCenter, 300-G E. Main St., Carrboro. RSVP. 919-968-2011, email@example.com.
GRANTS: The Orange County Arts Commission will accept applications for grants for the spring until 5 p.m. Friday, May 23. artsorange.org.
APPRENTICESHIP SCHOLARSHIP: Carrboro offers a $1,000 scholarship for young artists participating in a summer apprenticeship. High school seniors, college students and people who have graduated from college in the past year may apply by 5 p.m. Friday, May 30. townofcarrboro.org/AdvBoards/Art.
FESTIFALL: Applications for artists for the 42nd annual Festifall Arts Festifall will be accepted with a $25 fee through Friday, May 30. Festifall will be Sunday, Oct. 5. townofchapelhill.org/festifall.
ALOFT CHAPEL HILL: 1001 S. Hamilton Road. Tuesdays: Bibis Ellison and Dante. W xyz bar. 8-10 p.m. 919-932-7772.
ARTSCENTER: 300-G E. Main St., Carrboro. May 9: Rolling Roots Review. May 11: Tret Fure. June 6: Songs from the Circle 3. June 8: Jeannette and Johnny Williams, Louisa Branscomb. June 12: Beppe Gambetta, Jack Lawrence. June 15: Burning Bridget Cleary. June 19: Clarke Buehling. 919-929-2787, artscenterlive.org.
CAT’S CRADLE: 300 E. Main St., Carrboro. May 8: The Gaslight Anthem. May 9: Sylvan Esso. May 11: Spirit Family Reunion, Clear Plastic Masks, Fly Golden Eagle. June 12: Cut Copy, Melanie Martinez. June 14: The English Beat. June 21: Bombadil. June 22: Say Anything. Aug. 1: Boris. 919-967-9053, catscradle.com.
HAW RIVER BALLROOM: 1711 Saxapahaw Bethlehem Church Road, Saxapahaw. May 7: Greensky Bluegrass. May 18: Deer Tick. June 2-3: Lucinda Williams. hawriverballroom.com.
LOCAL 506: 506 W. Franklin St. May 15: Eagulls. 919-942-5506, local506.com.
SECOND WIND: 118 E. Main St., Carrboro. Wednesdays: Bluegrass Night. Thursdays: Twofer. Tuesdays: Big Fat Gap. Every third Friday: Skinny Bag of Sugar. May 13, May 27, June 3: Jazzbeau.
UNIVERSITY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH: 150 E. Franklin St. June 8: Cantari, “Vaughan Williams and Tavener: A Cosmic Cycle of Life and Death.” July 18: Voices, “American Songs, Poems & Spirituals.” voiceschapelhill.org/buy.
CHAPEL HILL ART GALLERY: 1215 E. Franklin St. May 9: Rose Wenkel, “My Many Facets of Art.” 6-9 p.m. 919-636-4557, chapelhillartgallery.com.
FRANK: 109 E. Franklin St. May 9: “GRAPHIC: Drawings and Prints.” 6-9 p.m. 919-636-4135, frankisart.com.
HILLSBOROUGH GALLERY OF ARTS: 121 N. Churton St. May 30: Arianna Bara, Pat Lloyd, Pat Merriman, “The Fifth Element.” 6-9 p.m. 919-732-5001, hillsboroughgallery.com.
WOMANCRAFT: 370 E. Main St., suite 170, Carrboro. May 9: “Carolina Birds and Blooms.” 6-9 p.m. 919-929-3300, womancraftgifts.com.
ARTSCENTER: 300-G E. Main St. May 9-11, 15-18: “Gem of the Ocean.” May 31: Triangle Youth Ballet, “Circus Circus.” 919-929-2787, artscenterlive.org.
CHAPEL HILL HIGH SCHOOL: 1709 High School Road. May 17: Triangle Youth Ballet, “Cinderella.” hanestheatre.org.
DEEP DISH THEATER COMPANY: University Mall, 201 S. Estes Drive. May 9-31: “Life is a Dream.” 919-968-1515, deepdishtheater.org.
ST. MATTHEW’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH: 210 St. Mary’s Road, Hillsborough. May 8: Joshua Lozoff. 919-732-7451, stmatthewshillsborough.org.
TOP OF THE HILL BACK BAR: 100 E. Franklin St. Tuesdays: Back Bar Comedy, 9 p.m.
ARTSCENTER: 300-G E. Main St., Carrboro. May 10: “Transactors Improv: For Families!” 919-929-2787, artscenterlive.org.
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