Plays, artwork, comedy and live music in Apex, Cary, Fuquay-Varina, Holly Springs and Morrisville.
N.C. Symphony Summerfest
The North Carolina Symphony continues its annual Summerfest series with tributes to Broadway and the late David Bowie this week.
“Broadway at the Booth” is Friday, June 24, and “The Music of David Bowie” is Saturday, June 25, at Koka Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Parkway, Cary. Both concerts begin at 7:30 p.m.
Gates open at 5:30 p.m. Picnics, wine and beer, chairs and blankets are allowed. A children’s instrument zoo also will be available before the concerts. Ticket prices for lawn seats are $30 in advance, $33 the day of the show; $17 for students with ID; and $33 in advance for table seats, $35 the day of the show. boothamphitheatre.com, ncsymphony.org/summerfest
Calls for artists
▪ The Cary Gallery of Artists is seeking Triangle-area artists to join the gallery for its new member year, which begins in August. Applications will be accepted through June. For more information and to apply: carygalleryofartists.org.
▪ Artists working in any medium can submit an application for exhibition in any of the Town of Cary’s six exhibit venues. Deadline is Monday, Aug. 1. For more information: bit.ly/1YRUkFc.
‘Reflections and Flow’
The Cary Gallery of Artists hosts “Reflections and Flow,” featuring glass works by Jean Cheely, paintings by Jan Kinlaw and photography by Barry Udis at the gallery, 200 S. Academy St., Suite 120. The exhibit runs through June 21. carygalleryofartists.org
Six String Presents
Concerts in the Six String Presents series are at The Cary theater, 122 E. Chatham St. Ticket prices start at $20. sixstringpresents.com
▪ Mike Craver, Bill Hicks, Jim Watson and Joe Newberry perform at 8 p.m. Friday, June 24.
▪ The 3 Davids: David Holt, David Wilcox and David LaMotte perform at 8 p.m. Saturday, July 9.
Sundays with Truffaut
The Cary theater, 122 E. Chatham St., continues its Sundays with Truffaut series with a showing of the film “Day for Night” at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 26. The legendary François Truffaut directs the movie. Cost: $5. 919-462-2055, thecarytheater.com
Frame by Frame
The Frame by Frame ’70s Summer School film study series continues with the movie “Dog Day Afternoon” at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 28, at The Cary theater, 122 E. Chatham St., Cary.
Robert Milazzo, founder of the Modern School of Film, will lead a discussion of techniques used in the movie. Tickets: $10 per film. Other films in the series are: July 12, “The Discrete Charm of the Bourgeoisie;” July 19, “Manhattan.” thecarytheater.com, 919-462-2021
Gourd art exhibit
The Holly Springs Cultural Center hosts “Manifestations of My Imagination,” an exhibit by gourd artist Sheron Jamel, through June 28 at the center, 300 W. Ballentine St.
‘Imagine an Island’
The photography exhibit “Imagine an Island” by Michael Ligett runs through Thursday, June 30, at Bond Park Community Center, 801 High House Road, Cary.
The Cary theater presents Comedy Night with Scott Novotny and Herbie Gill at 8 p.m. Saturday, June 25. Tickets range from $13-$15. For more information and to purchase tickets: bit.ly/1RkHIQZ.
Exhibit on quilts
The exhibit “ARTQUILTSvoices: Professional Art Quilters” by Alliance-South runs through Saturday, July 2, at the Page-Walker Arts & History Center, 119 Ambassador Loop, Cary.
‘People and Places’
The exhibit “People and Places” by Meera Goyal runs through Saturday, July 2, at Cary Town Hall, 316 N. Academy St. terway.com/meera.
Modest Mouse and Brand New
A concert by Brand New and Modest Mouse is at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 6, at Koka Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Parkway, Cary. Ticket prices are $40 to $50 in advance or $50 to $60 the day of the show. boothamphitheatre.com
Summer at the Springs
Holly Springs’ Summer at the Springs free outdoor concert series hosts the band Big Chief from 6:30-9 p.m. Friday, July 8, on the lawn of the Holly Springs Cultural Center, 300 W. Ballentine St. Bring chairs or a blanket. Food trucks will be on site. hollyspringsnc.us
Music in the park
The group Bombadil performs from 7-9 p.m. Saturday, July 9, at Apex Nature Park, 2600 Evans Road, as part of the Apex Music and Movies in the Park Series. Free. Bring lawn chairs. Picnics allowed; no pets or alcohol. Gates open at 6 p.m. For information: 919-249-1120, bit.ly/24h0m3r.
An opening reception for Cary Visual Art’s Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition is from 5:30-8 p.m. Friday, July 15, at the Page-Walker Arts and History Center, 119 Ambassador Loop, Cary. Tickets are $25. For more information and to buy tickets: bit.ly/1Npztbq. For more about featured sculptors and their works, go to bit.ly/1TuzGat.
Flight of the Conchords
The Flight of the Conchords concert will be at 7:30 p.m. Monday, July 18, at Koka Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Parkway, Cary. Tickets are on sale for $50 for reserved seats and $35 for lawn seats. boothamphitheatre.com
‘Three Little Fish’
The Carolina Puppet Theatre will present “Three Little Fish” at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 19, at the Holly Springs Cultural Center, 300 W. Ballentine St. Cost is $5 per person; free for children under a year old. For more information and tickets: bit.ly/25XT7A8.
Tedeschi Trucks Band
The Tedeschi Trucks Band, Los Lobos and North Mississippi Allstars will perform at 7 p.m. Friday, July 22, at Koka Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Parkway, Cary.
Tickets are on sale for $75 for reserved seats, $44.50 for single lawn seats and $125 for four lawn seats. boothamphitheatre.com
Cary Arts Center
“Resolving the Disquiet,” by artists Megan Bostic, Samantha Pell and Jan-Ru Wan, runs through Sunday, July 24, at the Cary Arts Center, 101 Dry Ave.
“Nature - the Beauty of the Beast,” paintings by Kathryn Green Patel, will be exhibited through Sunday, July 24, at the Herb Young Community Center, 101 Wilkinson Ave., Cary.
Exhibits at Halle
The exhibits “Storytelling Photography” and “Art of Nature” will be featured through Friday, July 29, at The Halle Cultural Arts Center, 237 N. Salem St., Apex. thehalle.org
Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons will perform at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 7, at Koka Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Parkway, Cary. Tickets are on sale for $129.50 for reserved seats, $50 for single lawn seats and $98.75 for reserved table seats. boothamphitheatre.com
ZZ Top, Gov’t Mule
ZZ Top and Gov’t Mule will perform at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 14, at Koka Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Parkway, Cary. Tickets are on sale for $54.50 for reserved seats and reserved table seats, and $44.50 for lawn general admission. boothamphitheatre.com
The Lumineers will perform at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 15, at Koka Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Parkway, Cary. Tickets are on sale for $49.50 for reserved seats and $39.50 for lawn seats. boothamphitheatre.com
Alabama, Charlie Daniels Band
Alabama and the Charlie Daniels Band will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7, at Koka Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Parkway, Cary.
Tickets are on sale for $85 for reserved seats, $75 for reserved table seats and $49.50 for lawn seats. boothamphitheatre.com
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