Chapel Hill: Community



CALL FOR ARTISTS: The FedEx Global Education Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is accepting artists’ proposals of work to display.

CONVERGENC: The ConvergeNC Southern Music Festival will start at 6 p.m. Friday, March 27, at the Plaza at 140 W. Franklin St., Chapel Hill.

FIRST SUNDAY TRIANGLE BLUES SOCIETY: The First Sunday Triangle Blues Society Open Jam will be from 7-10 p.m. the first Sunday of the month at The Blue Note Grill, 4125 Durham-Chapel Hill Blvd.


ALOFT CHAPEL HILL: 1001 S. Hamilton Road. Tuesdays: Bibis Ellison and Dante. W xyz bar. 8-10 p.m. 919-932-7772.

ARTSCENTER: 300-G E. Main St., Carrboro. March 5: Piedmont Melody Makers: Alice Gerrard, Jim Watson, Cliff Hale, Chris Brashear. March 6: Patrick Sweany, Joe Fletcher. March 7: Jeanne Jolly, Brett Harris. March 25: Lloyd Cole. March 27: Lisa Uyanik and The Mobile City Band. March 28: Tannahill Weavers. May 7: Dar Williams, Trevor Gordon Hall. May 9: South Carolina Broadcasters. 919-929-2787,

CAT’S CRADLE: 300 E. Main St., Carrboro. March 7: Chadwick Stokes. March 10: Kitten. March 15: The Church. April 5: Superheaven. April 14: The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion. April 16: Dan Deacon. April 26: The Antlers. May 8: Speedy Ortiz, Krill, Two Inch Astronaut. June 14: Unknown Mortal Orchestra. 919-967-9053,

THE CAVE: 452 1/2 W. Franklin St. March 19: Aggression. March 25: Kenosha Kid. 919-968-9308,

CHAPEL OF THE CROSS: 304 E. Franklin St. March 7: Cantari, “Open the Heavens.”

MEMORIAL HALL: 114 E. Cameron Ave. May 30: Voices, “Celebration of Organ and Voice.”

OPEN EYE CAFE: 101 S. Greensboro St., Carrboro. March 6: Chaquis Maliq. March 7: The War and Treaty. March 14: Steve Hartsoe. 919-968-9410,

SECOND WIND: 118 E. Main St., Carrboro. Wednesdays: Bluegrass Night. Thursdays: Twofer. Tuesdays: Big Fat Gap. Every third Friday: Skinny Bag of Sugar.

ST. MATTHEW’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH: 210 St. Mary’s Road, Hillsborough. March 28: Ciompi Quartet.

SWAIN HALL: 101 E. Cameron Ave. March 20-21: “Beat Making Lab: In Performance.”

UNIVERSITY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH: 150 E. Franklin St. June 7: Cantari, “Lighting the Eternal Flame.” July 17: Voices Summer Chorus, “Close Your Eyes and Think of Me.”


CHAPEL HILL ART GALLERY: 1215 E. Franklin St. March 13: “Passionate Travels.” 6-9 p.m. March 27: Triangle Day School students’ artwork. 6-8 p.m. 919-636-4557,

FRANK GALLERY: 109 E. Franklin St. March 13: Katherine Armacost, Marguerite Gignoux, Sandy Milroy, Barbara Tyroler, Anita Wolfenden, “Edge of White.” 6-9 p.m. 919-636-4135,


ARTSCENTER: 300-G E. Main St. March 13-22: “Redbird.” May 15-17, 21-24: “Oh, What a Lovely War!” 919-929-2787,

DEEP DISH THEATER COMPANY: University Mall, 201 S. Estes Drive. Through March 21: “Journey’s End.” May 1-23: “The Liar.” 919-968-1515,

DURHAM PERFORMING ARTS CENTER: 123 Vivian St. March 10-15: “Kinky Boots.” April 7-12: “Jersey Boys.” May 12-17: “Pippin.” June 2-7: “Newsies.”

PLAYMAKERS: Center for the Dramatic Art, UNC campus. Through March 15: “An Enemy of the People.” 919-962-PLAY,

THE VARSITY THEATRE: 123 E. Franklin St., Chapel Hill. March 19-21, 26-28, April 2-4: “Measure for Measure.”