North Raleigh: Community

Arts Notes: Aug. 20

Raleigh Little Theatre

Raleigh Little Theatre will present “Hairspray” at 8 p.m. weekdays and Saturdays Aug. 22 through Sept. 7, with Sunday matinees at 3 p.m. The theater is located at 301 Pogue St., Raleigh. Tickets are available at 919-821-3111 or

“Christmas with the Karountzoses”

The premiere of “Christmas with the Karountzoses” will be at 3:30 and 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, at Needham B. Broughton High School Auditorium, 723 St. Mary’s St., Raleigh. Tickets are $25 for adults, $20 for students and $30 at the door. Call 919-846-6364 or email for tickets. Proceeds will benefit Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church.

Tour of Artists

The Annual Tour of Artists will be Saturday, Sept. 6, and Sunday, Sept. 7, in historic downtown Wake Forest. The event has 62 artists registered for participation across 16 sites. Galleries and studios in and around town will be open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, and from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 7. Artists will be in attendance at the galleries and studios and will give demonstrations and talk about their art. Visit 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”

“Around the World in 80 Days”

“The Little Shop of Horrors”

“The Burial at Thebes, a version of Sophocles’ Antigone,”