Durham News: Community

June 24, 2014

Arts Listings, June 25

Arts events for Wednesday, June 25.

Festivals/Events

ART CAMP

The Durham Arts Council will host summer art camps for kids from June 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, June 26, July 31, Aug. 14 and 28 and Sept. 4, on the quad in the American Tobacco Historic District. americantobaccohistoricdistrict.com.

FIND YOUR COOL

The Find Your Cool series of free concerts will be from 7-8:30 p.m. Thursdays, June 26, and July 10, 17, 24 and 31 and Aug. 7, at CCB Plaza, 201 N. Corcoran St. facebook.com/DowntownDurham.

FESTIVAL FOR THE ENO

The 35th annual Festival for the Eno will be from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, July 4, and Saturday, July 5, at West Point on the Eno, Durham City Park. Tickets bought by Sunday, June 29, cost $15 for a single day or $25 for both days. Tickets are $10 for ages 13-17 and free for ages 12 and younger in advance or at the gate. Tickets for adults cost $20 for a day or $30 for both days at the gate. enoriver.org/festival.

MOVIES IN THE PARK

Durham Cinematheque will present Movies in the Park this summer. “Around the World in 80 Minutes with Musical Interludes” will be shown Saturday, July 5, in Durham Central Park, 501 Foster St. Admission is free.

WAREHOUSE BLUES SERIES

Durham Central Park will host the Warehouse Blues Series of free concerts at 501 Foster St. Jon Shain, Melissa Swingle and The River Otters will perform from 6-8 p.m. Friday, July 11. Selwyn Birchwood will perform from 6-8 p.m. Friday, July 18. Lakota John will perform from 6-8 p.m. Friday, July 25. Justin Johnson will perform from 6-8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 1. durhamcentralpark.org.

CENTERFEST

The Durham Arts Council’s 40th annual CenterFest Arts Festival will be in September. Nonprofit booth applications and food vendor applications are due Friday, July 18. centerfest.durhamarts.org.

‘LITTLE WORLD’

“Little World,” an exhibit of animated, miniature displays, will be at the Main Library through Saturday, Sept. 20, at 300 N. Roxboro St.

Music

CAROLINA THEATRE

309 W. Morgan St. June 26: Art Garfunkel. July 13: Marc Cohn. July 16: Deltron 3030. July 17: The Milk Carton Kids. July 19: Procol Harum. Aug. 8: Rich Robinson. Sept. 13: Justin Townes Earle. Sept. 18: Keb’ Mo’. Oct. 8: Chris Thile and Edgar Meyer. Oct. 10: Joshua Scott Jones. Oct. 19: Charlie Musselwhite, James Cotton, John Hammond, “The Blues Hall of Fame Tour.” Oct. 21: Julian Lage and Chris Eldridge. Nov. 8: Rufus Wainwright. 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 PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

123 Vivian St. July 13: “American Idol Live!” July 26: Maxwell. Aug. 8: Keyshia Cole. Aug. 9: Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. Aug. 17: 3 Doors Down. Aug. 20: Tori Amos. Aug. 24: NEEDTOBREATHE. Aug. 27: Lyle Lovett and his Large Band. 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. dpacnc.org.

MCMANNEN UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

4102 Neal Road. June 29: Triangle Cuba Choral Exchange.

SHARP NINE GALLERY

4608 Industry Lane. June 28: Jua. July 15: NCJRO. 919-486-5299, durhamjazzworkshop.org.

Receptions/Openings

CARRACK MODERN ART

111 W. Parrish St. July 4: Leif Gann-Matzen, “Constellations.” 6 p.m. thecarrack.org.

VEGA METALS

214 Hunt St. Saturdays: Art Market. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. 919-688-8267, www.vegametals.com.

Theater/Dance/Comedy

CAROLINA THEATRE

309 W. Morgan St. June 28: Earthquake. Aug. 29: Paul Mooney. Sept. 5: John Hodgman. Oct. 3-4: “The Great Divorce.” Feb. 6: John Waters. 919-560-3030, carolinatheatre.org.

DURHAM PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

123 Vivian St. June 29: Julianne and Derek Hough, “Move Live on Tour.” Sept. 16-21: “Dirty Dancing.” 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.

PLEIADES GALLERY

109 E. Chapel Hill St. June 27: “SPEAK.” 919-797-2706, pleiadesartdurham.com.

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