Arts Listings, May 21
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LAST FRIDAYS ART WALK: The Hillsborough Arts Council’s Last Fridays Art Walk will be from 6-9 p.m. Friday, May 30, with events throughout Hillsborough. hillsboroughartscouncil.org.
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.
‘ON FIRE’: Larry Schwarm will speak about his photography in the exhibit “On Fire” at The University of North Carolina at 5:45 p.m. Thursday, May 22, in the Pleasants Family Assembly Room of the Wilson Special Collections Library, 200 South Road.
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.
‘THE WHITE SNAKE’: The C.G. Jung Society of the Triangle will host Jane Hauser as she presents “The White Snake,” a Jungian take on a Brothers Grimm fairy tale, at 7:30 p.m. Friday, June 6, at Binkley Baptist Church, 1712 Willow Drive, Chapel Hill. Admission costs $10 ($5 for students). 919-619-8947, jungnc.org.
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 31: Dianne Davidson, Deidre McCalla, Jamie Anderson. 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. June 20: David Wilcox. 919-929-2787, artscenterlive.org.
CAFFE DRIADE: 1215-A E. Franklin St. May 31: David Menestres and Jimmy Gilmore. caffedriade.com.
CAT’S CRADLE: 300 E. Main St., Carrboro. May 23: Joe Hero. June 3: Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, Stagnant Pools. June 7: Marti Jones and Don Dixon. June 10: Andrew Bird and The Hands of Glory. June 11: Dr. Dog, The Districts, The Hawks. June 12: Cut Copy, Classixx, Melanie Martinez. June 13: First Aid Kit, Willy Mason. 919-967-9053, catscradle.com.
HAW RIVER BALLROOM: 1711 Saxapahaw Bethlehem Church Road, Saxapahaw. June 2-3: Lucinda Williams. hawriverballroom.com.
LOCAL 506: 506 W. Franklin St. May 29: Minka. 919-942-5506, local506.com.
OPEN EYE CAFE: 101 S. Greensboro St., Carrboro. May 24: David Menestres and Jimmy Gilmore. 919-968-9410, openeyecafe.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 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.
HILLSBOROUGH GALLERY OF ARTS: 121 N. Churton St. May 30: Arianna Bara, Pat Lloyd, Pat Merriman, “The Fifth Element.” 6-9 p.m. June 27: Garry Childs, Chris Graebner, Jude Lobe, “Intersections: Painter, Potter, Painter.” 6-9 p.m. 919-732-5001, hillsboroughgallery.com.
ARTSCENTER: 300-G E. Main St. May 22-24, 29-31: “The Twilight Zone.” May 31: Triangle Youth Ballet, “Circus Circus.” 919-929-2787, artscenterlive.org.
DEEP DISH THEATER COMPANY: University Mall, 201 S. Estes Drive. Through May 31: “Life is a Dream.” June 5-8: “Etty.” Aug. 29-Sept. 20: “A Kid Like Jake.” Oct. 31-Nov. 22: “The Landing.” Feb. 27-March 21: “Journeys End.” May 1-23: “The Liar.” 919-968-1515, deepdishtheater.org.
DSI COMEDY THEATER: 200 N. Greensboro St. June 13: “RISK!” 919-338-8150, dsicomedy.com.
TOP OF THE HILL BACK BAR: 100 E. Franklin St. Tuesdays: Back Bar Comedy, 9 p.m.
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