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 occurs every second Friday of the month and allows local artists and musicians to display their gifts, network with others and sell to the public. The Cotton Company is now accepting applications for the 2015 calendar year. Email TheCottonCompanyGallery@gmail.com for more information.
Grammy award-winning artist Kristian Bush will perform at 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19, at Southland Ballroom, 614 N. West St., Raleigh. The performance will include his debut solo single, “Trailer Hitch.” For tickets and more information, visit SouthlandBallroom.com.
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Forest Moon Theater
Forest Moon Theater will debut a play never before performed in the Triangle at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 1-20 and 26-26, and 3 p.m. Sept. 21, at the Renaissance Centre, 405 S. Brooks St., Wake Forest. “Helium” by Julian Wiles is a comedy about the serious aspects of growing older. For more information, call 919-435-9566 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Meet the Artist
ArtSource North Hills will present “José Jiménez: Horizons” from Sept. 18 through Oct. 9. A Meet the Artist event will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 18, at ArtSource Fine Art Gallery & Framing, 4351-107 The Circle at North Hills St., Raleigh. Visit ArtSource-Raleigh.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.
• 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.
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.
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.
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.