Arts Notes: May 21
05/19/2014 9:22 AM
02/15/2015 11:21 AM
Granpaparazzi Photography Club
The Granpaparazzi Photography Club’s artwork will be on display through Friday, May 23, at the Cary Senior Center, 120 Maury Odell Place, Cary. For details, go to www.caryartloop.org.
Cary Photographic Artists exhibit
Artwork by the Cary Photographic Artists will be on display from Friday, May 23, through Thursday, July 31, at WakeMed’s Raleigh Campus, 3000 New Bern Ave., Raleigh. For details, call Bobbi Hopp at 919-388-3395 or go to www.caryphotographicartists.org.
North Carolina Symphony
The North Carolina Symphony will perform Beethoven’s Symphony No. 5 at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 24, at Koka Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Parkway, Cary. Lawn tickets cost $30 in advance and $32 the day of the show. Table tickets cost $32 in advance and $34 the day of the show. For tickets and details, go to www.boothamphitheatre.com.
Jim Ketch and the Triangle Wind Ensemble will play jazz music at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, May 25, at Koka Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Parkway, Cary. Lawn tickets cost $16 for adults, $13 for students, seniors and active military. Tickets are free for kids younger than 12. Table seats cost $26. For details and tickets, go to www.boothamphitheatre.com.
‘Feathers and Fur 2014’
“Feathers and Fur 2014,” an exhibit by Cary artist Bobbi Hopp, will be on display through Tuesday, May 27, at the Herbert C. Young Community Center, 101 Wilkinson Ave., Cary.
Hob Nob Jazz Series
The third year of the Hob Nob Jazz Series continues through Wednesday, June 11. Performances will be from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Koka Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Parkway, Cary.
Tickets for individual shows cost $5, and the whole series costs $20. Admission is free for ages 12 and younger. Pets on leashes are allowed. For tickets, go to www.etix.com.
Here’s the schedule:• May 28: Marcus Anderson.
• June 4: Stephen Anderson.
• June 11: Boneslinger.
Turkish tile exhibition
The Turkish House will host an exhibition of Turkish tile artwork at 7 p.m. Friday, May 30, at 303 E. Durham Road, suite F, Cary.
Cary’s Sertoma Series of free concerts will run through early August. Concerts are at Fred G. Bond Metro Park, 801 High House Road.
Bring a picnic and chairs or blankets. Alcohol is not allowed, and pets must be kept on leashes. For details, call 919-469-4069 or go to www.townofcary.org.
Here’s the upcoming schedule:• 7 p.m. Friday, May 30: Triangle Brass Band.
• 7 p.m. Saturday, June 7: Old North State Brass.
• 7 p.m. Friday, June 13: Triangle Wind Ensemble’s “Pops in the Park.”
Latino Arts Festival
The fifth annual Apex Latino Arts Festival will be from 3-9 p.m. Saturday, May 31, in downtown Apex. There will be food, live music, dance groups and an arts and crafts bazaar. For details, go to www.apexlatinofest.com.
The North Carolina Symphony, Music Director Grant Llewellyn, the North Carolina Master Chorale and Capital City Girls Choir will perform “Carmina Burana” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 31, at Koka Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Parkway, Cary. Lawn tickets cost $30 in advance or $32 the day of the show. Table tickets cost $32 in advance or $34 the day of the show. For details and tickets, go to www.boothamphitheatre.com.
Kids’ pottery workshop
Lynne Fischer will lead pottery workshops for beginners, ages 8 and older, from 2-4 p.m. Sunday, June 1, and Sunday, June 8, at the Art Adventure Studio, 107 Spring Hollow Lane, Cary. Registration is required and costs $20 at etsy.me/1geRjxd. Supplies are included in the fee. For details, call 919-233-1598.
Movies by Moonlight
WakeMed Cary Hospital sponsors movie screenings at dusk, around 8:30 p.m., at Koka Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Parkway, Cary.
Tickets are $3, free for kids younger than 12. A portion of proceeds will benefit the WakeMed Children’s Hospital. Picnics are allowed, but pets are not. Tickets are only available at the amphitheater box office from noon to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays. For details, call 919-462-2025 or go to www.boothamphitheatre.com.
Here’s the upcoming schedule of movies:• Thursday, June 5: “Caddyshack”
Seven O’Clock Rock Series
Cary’s third annual Seven O’Clock Rock series continues through Friday, July 18, on the corner of Academy and Chatham streets downtown. Free dance lessons start at 7 p.m., and free concerts start at 7:30 p.m.
For details, go to www.townofcary.org. Here’s the concert schedule:• Friday, June 6: Latin Night with Orquesta Internacional La Clave
• Friday, June 20: Swing Night wit the Tar River Swing Band
• Friday, July 18: Beach Night with Peak City Sound
Celebration of the Arts Festival
The 11th annual Celebration of the Arts Festival will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 7, in downtown Fuquay-Varina. For details, go to www.fuquay-varinadowntown.com/events/celebration-of-the-arts.html.
En Plein Air auction
A public auction of paintings from Fuquay-Varina’s third annual En Plein Air Paint-Off will be from 2-4 p.m. Saturday, June 7, on Vance Street. The top three winners’ paintings will be enlarged and placed on brick walls in the town’s historic district and added to the public art program organized by Fuquay-Varina Downtown and sponsored by Bob Barker, Inc. For more information, go to www.fuquay-varinadowntown.com.
Downtown Performers Series
Cary will host free concerts at 7 p.m. at the Downtown Performance Green on the corner of Kildaire Farm Road and Academy Street. For details, call 919-469-4061 or go to www.townofcary.org. Here’s the schedule of performers:• Saturday, June 14: Steph Stewart and The Boyfriends
• Saturday, July 12: Craicdown
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