Call for artists
The Cotton Company in historic downtown Wake Forest is seeking a variety of artists and musicians for Art After Hours. The event is the second Friday of each month, and allows local artists and musicians to display their gifts, network and sell to the public. The Cotton Company is now accepting applications for 2015. Email TheCottonCompanyGallery@gmail.com for more information.
Artspace, located at 201 E. Davie St., Raleigh, hosts exhibits for artists to show their work. For more information, visit ArtSpaceNC.org.
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• Artspace will host a solo exhibition featuring Chapel Hill-based artist Mark Brown from 6 to 10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3. Brown’s new series, “October Red,” is a group of reductive oil on panel paintings.
Steel Magnolia art
Blacksmith Elizabeth Brim’s work will be on display from 6 to 9 p.m. during First Friday, Oct. 3, at Roundabout Art Collective, 305 Oberlin Road, Raleigh. Brim’s work features high heels, aprons, pillows and other delicate feminine objects made of steel. Visit RoundaboutArtCollective.com for more information.
Meet the Artist
ArtSource North Hills will present “José Jiménez: Horizons” through Oct. 9, at ArtSource Fine Art Gallery & Framing, 4351-107 The Circle at North Hills St., Raleigh. Visit ArtSource-Raleigh.com for more information.
Silent art auction
The Friends of Wake Forest Library will hold a silent art auction in conjunction with Art After Hours from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 10, at the Wake Forest Art and Frame Shop, 139 S. White St., Wake Forest. The auction will include prints, framed original art and other pieces primarily by local artists.
Janis Goodman exhibition
An exhibition of new paintings by Washington, D.C., artist Janis Goodman will be on display through Oct. 15 at Lee Hansley Gallery, 225 Glenwood Ave., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-828-7557.
‘Desire Under the Elms’
Raleigh Little Theatre will present “Desire Under the Elms” from Oct. 10-26 at 301 Pogue St., Raleigh. Evening shows (Thursday through Saturday) are at 8 p.m., and Sunday matinees are at 3 p.m. “Desire Under the Elms” is a combination of several Greek myths set on a family farm in New England.
The works of Marriott Little and her family (Marriott Sheldon, Corneille Little, Stan Mallard, Will Sheldon, George Bason III and the late Bill Little) will be featured throughout November at Roundabout Art Collective, 305 Oberlin Road, Raleigh.
N.C. State University Theatre
N.C. State University Theatre has announced its 2014-15 season. Season tickets cost $62; $58 for senior citizens, NCSU faculty and staff, alumni association members, parents association members and students; and $48 for NCSU students. Pick three showings for $48. Individual tickets cost $16-$18.
•“You Can’t Take It With You”
by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart will be presented at 7:30 p.m. weeknights and Saturdays, and 2 p.m. Sundays, Sept. 25-28, and Oct. 1-5, at Titmus Theatre, Frank Thompson Hall.
•“Around the World in 80 Days”
by Laura Eason, adapted from the novel by Jules Verne, will be presented at 7:30 p.m. weeknights and Saturdays, and 2 p.m. Sundays, Nov. 7-9, 12-16, and 19-23, at Kennedy-McIlwee Studio Theatre, Frank Thompson Hall.
•“The Little Shop of Horrors”
by Alan Menken and Howard Ashman will be presented at 7:30 p.m. weeknights and Saturdays, and 2 p.m. Sundays, Feb. 12-15 and 18-22, at Titmus Theatre, Frank Thompson Hall.
•“The Burial at Thebes, a version of Sophocles’ Antigone,”
will be presented at 7:30 p.m. March 27-29, and April 8-12 and 15-19 at Kennedy-McIlwee Studio Theatre, Frank Thompson Hall.