North Raleigh: Community

Arts Notes: Oct. 5

Meet the Artist

ArtSource North Hills presents “José Jiménez: Horizons” through Oct. 9 at ArtSource Fine Art Gallery & Framing, 4351-107 The Circle at North Hills St., Raleigh. Visit for more information.

Classical Music Series

The Renaissance Center will host its Classical Music Series throughout October at 405 S. Brooks St., Raleigh. Visit for more information.


3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 12

: Pianist David Kim, winner of several musical and academic prizes, will perform works by Mozart and Beethoven. Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at the door.


3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 19:

Wake Forest native Edward Burke will perform a guitar solo concert. Works will include “Fantasie on Themes” from Verdi’s “La Traviata,” “Five Impromptus” by Bennet and more. Tickets are $8.


7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct 24:

The Free Spirit Ensemble of the Raleigh Symphony Orchestra will return to present “Folk Tunes Revisited,” classic folk in new forms. Tickets are $12 for adults, $10 for seniors and $8 for students.

Silent art auction

The Friends of Wake Forest Library will hold a silent art auction in conjunction with Art After Hours from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 10, at the Wake Forest Art and Frame Shop, 139 S. White St., Wake Forest. The auction will include prints, framed original art and other pieces primarily by local artists.

Call for artists

The Cotton Company in historic downtown Wake Forest is seeking a variety of artists and musicians for Art After Hours. The event is the second Friday of each month, and allows local artists and musicians to display their gifts, network and sell to the public. The Cotton Company is now accepting applications for 2015. Email for more information.

Janis Goodman exhibition

An exhibition of new paintings by Washington, D.C., artist Janis Goodman will be on display through Oct. 15 at Lee Hansley Gallery, 225 Glenwood Ave., Raleigh. For more information, call 919-828-7557.

‘Desire Under the Elms’

Raleigh Little Theatre will present “Desire Under the Elms” from Oct. 10-26 at 301 Pogue St., Raleigh. Evening shows (Thursday through Saturday) are at 8 p.m., and Sunday matinees are at 3 p.m. “Desire Under the Elms” is a combination of several Greek myths set on a family farm in New England.

Family ties

The works of Marriott Little and her family (Marriott Sheldon, Corneille Little, Stan Mallard, Will Sheldon, George Bason III and the late Bill Little) will be featured throughout November at Roundabout Art Collective, 305 Oberlin Road, Raleigh.

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.


“Around the World in 80 Days”

by Laura Eason, adapted from the novel by Jules Verne, will be presented at 7:30 p.m. weeknights and Saturdays, and 2 p.m. Sundays, Nov. 7-9, 12-16, and 19-23, at Kennedy-McIlwee Studio Theatre, Frank Thompson Hall.


“The Little Shop of Horrors”

by Alan Menken and Howard Ashman will be presented at 7:30 p.m. weeknights and Saturdays, and 2 p.m. Sundays, Feb. 12-15 and 18-22, at Titmus Theatre, Frank Thompson Hall.


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

will be presented at 7:30 p.m. March 27-29, and April 8-12 and 15-19 at Kennedy-McIlwee Studio Theatre, Frank Thompson Hall.