Art show and sale
The COLORS! Art Show & Sale will take place from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, May 3, at the home of Rob and Linda Grew, 2740 St. Mary’ St., Raleigh. Over 20 participating artists and dozens of original paintings, photographs and jewelry will be on display. Proceeds benefit Clark’s Promise, a charity dedicated to helping the homeless. Email GeorgiaDonaldson@aol.com for more information.
Art After Hours for a cause
The Wake Forest Art & Frame Shop will hold Art After Hours from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday, May 9, at 139 S. White St., Wake Forest. The evening will include a bake sale, jazz music from George Tatum, punch, and craft activities and a face painter for children. A raffle will be held for pieces of art from local painters, and a volunteer from Safe Haven for Cats will be on hand to answer questions about the organization. The bake sale will benefite Safe Haven for Cats. No cats will be in attendance, but donations will be taken. Visit WakeForestArtAndFrame.com.
TheatreFest at NCSU
N.C. State University has announced its 2014 TheatreFest series. Season tickets are $39, any two performances are $29, adult tickets are $17, senior citizen/student tickets are $15, and NCSU students are $5. Find a full schedule at NCSU.edu/theatre/theatrefest.There Goes the Bride: Walking Across Egypt: Death by Design:
Events at Roundabout
Roundabout Art Collective, located at 305 Oberlin Road, Raleigh, hosts events displaying artists’ work regularly. Visit RoundaboutArtCollective.com for more information.
Short Fiction Award
The Wade Edwards Foundation & Learning Lab is accepting applications for its annual Short Fiction award. The scholarship is given to three N.C. high school juniors who submit the most outstanding piece of original short fiction. Application deadline is May 5. For information, email BMcFarland@wade.org or visit wade.org.