2ND FRIDAY ARTWALK: The artwalk is from 6-9 p.m. Friday, June 10, at various locations in Carrboro and Chapel Hill. Venues offer live music, food, activities, hands-on art demonstrations and more. For more information and a list of this month’s featured events, go to 2ndfridayartwalk.com.
FRIDAY NIGHT MUSIC SERIES: Bynum Front Porch’s Friday Night Music Series concerts are at 7:30 p.m. Fridays at 950 Bynum Road. bit.ly/1rqkVi6
‘FEEL FREE’: The Town of Carrboro and the Carrboro Arts committee will present “Feel Free –You’re in Carrboro,” a program focusing on artistic reaction to House Bill 2, from 1-4 p.m., Sunday, June 12, at the Farmers Market at Carrboro Town Commons, 301 W. Main St. Canceled if raining. For more information: townofcarrboro.org.
ARTSCENTER: 300-G E. Main St., Carrboro. June 13: Songwriters’ circle. June 20: Bluegrass jam. June 25: Live scoring of “The Cook, the Thief, His Wife and Her Lover.” June 27: Songwriters’ circle. artscenterlive.org
CAT’S CRADLE: 300 E. Main St., Carrboro. June 9: Backroom: Sam Lewis. June 10: Dirty Bourbon River Show. Backroom: Kris Allen, Sean McConnell. June 11: Rainbow Kitten Surprise, Stop Light Observations. Backroom: The Grand Shell Game, Annabelle’s Curse, Gabriel David. June 12: Backroom: Ozymandias, the Steelbenders, Castle Wild. June 13: Backroom: Powers. June 14: Backroom: Secret Sisters. June 15: Oh Wonder, Lany. Backroom: The So So Glos, Big Ups, Honduras. 919-967-9053, catscradle.com.
HAW RIVER BALLROOM: 1711 Saxapahaw Bethlehem Church Road, Saxapahaw. June 11: HoneyHoney. June 14: Lucius. June 24: Jay Farrar (Trio). June 17: Waltz Night Mid-Summer Ball. July 23: Sarah Jarosz. Aug. 12: Piebald. hawriverballroom.com.
LOCAL 506: 506 W. Franklin St. June 8: James McCartney, Season and Snare. June 10: Wax Idols, King Woman, Crete. June 11: Cory Branan, But You Can Call Me John. 919-942-5506, local506.com
THE STATION: 201 E. Main St., Carrboro. June 9: Mary Johnson Rockers, Katharine Whalen. June 10: Object Hours, Horizontal Hold. June 11: DJ Petey Greene. 984-234-0014, stationcarrboro.com
FRANK GALLERY: 109 E. Franklin St. Through July 3: “Transplanting Traditions and More…” 919-636-4135, frankisart.com
HILLSBOROUGH VISITORS CENTER: 150 E. King St. Through July 21: Exhibit of folk art paintings by Ernest Lee, aka the “Chicken Man.” 919-732-7741, visithillsboroughnc.com
HORACE WILLIAMS HOUSE: 610 E. Rosemary St. Through June 26: “Apollo Series’ by Alina Taalman. 919-942-7818, preservationchapelhill.org
SKYLIGHT GALLERY: 102 W. King St., Hillsborough. “Memories in Black and White: the Photographs of Bennie Culp.” 919-929-6728.
WILSON LIBRARY: 200 South Road, UNC. Through Aug. 15: “Corruption of the Innocents: Controversies about Children’s Popular Literature” by UNC students. 919-548-1203, library.unc.edu
THEATER, COMEDY, DANCE AND FILM
ARTSCENTER: 300-G E. Main St. June 11: No Shame Theatre. June 12: “The Pursuit of Happiness: Dancing the American Dream.” July 8-24: “10 By 10 in the Triangle.” 919-929-2787, artscenterlive.org
PLAYMAKERS: Center for Dramatic Art, 150 Country Club Road, Chapel Hill. Sept. 14-Oct. 2: “Detroit ‘67.” Oct. 19-Nov. 6: “The Crucible.” Nov. 23-Dec. 11: “The May Queen.” Jan. 25-Feb. 12, 2017: “Intimate Apparel.” April 5-29, 2017: “My Fair Lady.” 919-962-7529, playmakersrep.org.
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