Arts Listings, Aug. 13
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The Durham Arts Council will host summer art camps for kids through August. 919-560-2726, durhamarts.org.
BACK PORCH MUSIC ON THE LAWN
The Back Porch Music on the Lawn series of free concerts will be at 6 p.m. Thursdays, Aug. 14 and 28 and Sept. 4, on the quad in the American Tobacco Historic District. americantobaccohistoricdistrict.com.
“Little World,” an exhibit of animated, miniature displays, will be at the Main Library through Saturday, Sept. 20, at 300 N. Roxboro St.
ARTHUR COGSWELL HOUSE TOUR: North Carolina Modernist Houses will give a public tour of the 1969 Arthur Cogswell House from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 16, at 308 N. Elliott Road, Chapel Hill. Tickets cost $5.95 in advance and $10 the day of the tour. ncmodernist.org/tour.
HILLSBOROUGH HANDMADE PARADE: Jane Filer will lead a Giant Dancing Heads workshop for Hillsborough Handmade Parade participants from 2-5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 16, and Sunday, Aug. 17, at the Hillsborough Arts Council, 102 N. Churton St., Hillsborough. Registration costs $35. hillsboroughartscouncil.org.
ARTISTS’ SALON: The Orange County Arts Commission’s next Artists’ Salon will be from 6:30-9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22, in the West End Theatre at The ArtsCenter, 300-G E. Main St., Carrboro. RSVP. 919-968-2011, firstname.lastname@example.org.
ELDERBERRY FESTIVAL: The Elderberry Festival will be from noon to 11 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, at The Station and Southern Rail, 2nd Wind and Norm’s Farms. There will be local music, food, art, breweries and wineries. elderberryfestival.com.
BYNUM FRONT PORCH: The Bynum Front Porch Friday Night Music Series will feature performances from 7-9 p.m. Fridays through the end of August at 950 Bynum Road, Bynum. bynumfrontporch.org.
BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL: Moorefields will host a Bluegrass Festival from 2-7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, at 2201 Moorefields Road, Hillsborough. Tickets ost $20 for teenagers and adults, free for children younger than 12. moorefields.org.
SOUTHERN VILLAGE MUSIC AND MOVIES: Southern Village will host musical performances at 6 p.m. Sundays through the end of September at 600 Market St. Movies will be screened for $4 at dusk Fridays and Saturdays through Saturday, Sept. 13. There will be music before movies at 6 p.m. Fridays in June. southernvillage.com.
FESTIFALL: The 42nd annual Festifall Arts Festival will be from noon to 6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 5, in downtown Chapel Hill. townofchapelhill.org/festifall.
309 W. Morgan St. Sept. 11: Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band. Sept. 12: Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives. Sept. 13: Justin Townes Earle. Sept. 18: Keb’ Mo’. Oct. 1: Cheyenne Jackson. Oct. 2: The Manhattan Transfer. Oct. 8: Chris Thile and Edgar Meyer. Oct. 9: Corey Smith. Oct. 10: Joshua Scott Jones. Oct. 14: Macy Gray. Oct. 17: Justin Hayward. Oct. 19: Charlie Musselwhite, James Cotton, John Hammond, “The Blues Hall of Fame Tour.” Oct. 21: Julian Lage and Chris Eldridge. Nov. 5: Home Free. Nov. 8: Rufus Wainwright. Nov. 11: Mary Chapin Carpenter. Nov. 12: Cherry Poppin’ Daddies. Nov. 13: Dave Mason’s Traffic Jam. Nov. 21: Brian Culbertson. Dec. 11: David Benoit, “A Charlie Brown Christmas.” Dec. 18: Sweet Honey in the Rock. 919-560-3030, www.carolinatheatre.org.
DURHAM HISTORY HUB
500 W. Main St. Aug. 15: Johnny White and the Elite Band. museumofdurhamhistory.org/history-hub.html.
DURHAM PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
123 Vivian St. Aug. 17: 3 Doors Down. Aug. 20: Tori Amos. Aug. 24: NEEDTOBREATHE. Aug. 27: Lyle Lovett and his Large Band. Aug. 30: Erica Campbell, Kirk Franklin. Sept. 26: The Temptations and The Four Tops. Oct. 29: Susan Boyle. Nov. 6: Jason Isbell, Sturgill Simpson. Nov. 13: Straight No Chaser. Nov. 16: Chris Botti. Oct. 4: Ian Anderson. Dec. 2: Mannheim Steamroller. Dec. 4: Joe Bonamassa. Dec. 7: Kenny G. Feb. 11: Tony Bennett. March 4: Michael Bolton. March 24: “The Australian Bee Gees Show.” March 27-29: STOMP. May 6: 2CELLOS. dpacnc.org.
FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
305 E. Main St. Aug. 15: “An Evening of Operatic and Oratorio Favorites.” triangleoperastudios.org.
117 W. Main St. Aug. 13: Dana Buoy. 919-667-1100, thepinhook.com.
SHARP NINE GALLERY
4608 Industry Lane. Aug. 15: ThunderRoot. Aug. 16: Moldavian Third Stream Jazz with Dave Fox Trio. Aug. 19: NCJRO. Aug. 23: Scott Sawyer “Dreamers” Quartet. 919-486-5299, durhamjazzworkshop.org.
BULL CITY ARTS COLLABORATIVE
401-B Foster St. Aug. 15: “Revamped: New Work from JenJen.” 6-9 p.m. 919-949-4847, bullcityarts.org.
DURHAM ARTS COUNCIL
120 Morris St. Aug. 15: Jessica Summers, “Domesticity.” Lindsey Dunnagan, “Mapping the Intangible.” Debra Wuliger, “Coffee Talk.” Judy Keene, “An Exploration.” 5-7 p.m. 919-560-2787, durhamarts.org.
DURHAM ARTS PLACE
305 E. Chapel Hill St. Aug. 15: “Un~Straight Art.” 6 p.m. to midnight.
109 E. Chapel Hill St. Aug. 15: Bill Koeb, Revere La Noue. 6-9 p.m. 919-797-2706, pleiadesartdurham.com.
214 Hunt St. Saturdays: Art Market. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. 919-688-8267, www.vegametals.com.
Theater, Dance and Comedy
309 W. Morgan St. Aug. 29: Paul Mooney. Sept. 5: John Hodgman. Oct. 3-4: “The Great Divorce.” Oct. 13: “Last Comic Standing.” Oct. 23: “The Moth.” Dec. 5: Chris D’Elia. Feb. 6: John Waters. 919-560-3030, carolinatheatre.org.
COMMON GROUND THEATRE
4815-B Hillsborough Road. Aug. 22-23: Third Date, “The Guy Show.” 919-384-7817, cgtheatre.com.
DURHAM PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
123 Vivian St. Sept. 16-21: “Dirty Dancing.” Sept. 28: Nick Swardson. Oct. 8-19: “The Phantom of the Opera.” Oct. 25: Bill Cosby. Nov. 8: Joan Rivers. Nov. 14: “Ghost Brothers of Darkland County.” Nov. 18-23: “Cinderella.” Dec. 9-14: “Annie.” Dec. 18-21: “A Christmas Carol.” Jan. 7-25: “Wicked.” Feb. 17-22: “Motown the Musical.” March 10-15: “Kinky Boots.” April 7-12: “Jersey Boys.” May 12-17: “Pippin.” June 2-7: “Newsies.” dpacnc.org.
309 W. Morgan St. Aug. 15-24: N.C. Gay & Lesbian Film Festival. 919-560-3030, carolinatheatre.org.
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