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Friday, Jan. 12
Michelle Podgorski, ‘New Growths,’ Opening Reception at The ArtsCenter
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‘Resolutions 2018,’ Opening Reception, at Hillsborough Gallery of Art
Juried Competition of NC Artists. On exhibit through Sunday, Jan. 21. Details: Friday, Jan. 12, 6-9 p.m. Hillsborough Gallery of Arts, 121 N. Churton St, Hillsborough. hillsboroughgallery.com, 919-732-5001.
‘Folk Art in the Library’ at the Orange County Main Public Library
A new collection of self-taught art by five Southern artists: bailey jack, Eric Legge, Irene Tison, Cher Shaffer, and Michael Banks. Details: On exhibit through Sunday, Feb. 25. Free. Orange County Public Main Library, Ground Floor, 137 W. Margaret Ln, Hillsborough. 919-732-8181.
The Coloring Book, A Life Size Coloring Experience
Meet Carry Croghan - Fiber Artist at WomanCraft Gifts
Learn about her holistic approach to fiber arts; she has her own sheep, shears them herself, spins the wool, dyes it and knits wonderful creations with the end product. Details: Friday, Jan. 12, 5-9 p.m. WomanCraft Gifts, 360 E. Main St, Carrboro. bit.ly/2b1gXGp, 919-929-3300.
J.S. Bach Sonatas
Performed by Nicholas DiEugenio and Eric Pritchard, violins; William Conable, cello; Jacqueline Nappi, harpsichord. Details: Friday, Jan. 12, 8 p.m. Free. Nelson Music Room, Duke University, 1304 Campus Dr, Durham. bit.ly/2EP7Kys, 919-660-3300.
Steep Canyon Rangers
Jason Marsalis & the 21st Century Trad Band
Duke Street Dogs
Bill Toms & Hard Rain (featuring The Soulville Horns)
Harvey Dalton Arnold
Yonder Mountain String Band, The Southern Belles
Heaven, Organos, and Faults
Sibannäc, Out of System Transfer, Spaghetti
MBalla Release Show, Zensofly, Hasina, Cyanca, Ebz the Artist, A. Yoni J.
Stephen Anderson Trio
Friday Jazz Series at Cuban Revolution
Nicola Bullock: Imago
Dance-theater artist Nicola Bullock contends with femininity, aging and desire through a phantasmagorical sci-fi journey. Details: Friday, Jan. 12, 8 p.m. $10 Advance/$12 Day of Show. The Durham Fruit Company, 305 S. Dillard St, Durham. bit.ly/2B80QlR.
Sponsored by the Triangle Country Dancers. Music by Wheelhouse; Calling by Brian Hamshar. Details: Friday, Jan. 12, Lesson 7:30 p.m.; Dance 8 p.m. $10/nonmembers; $8/members. No partner/experience is needed. Please wear soft-soled shoes. Carrboro Century Center, 100 N. Greensboro St, Carrboro. www.tcdancers.org.
Saturday, Jan. 13
Steep Canyon Rangers
The Red Hot Durham Mardi Gras Season Kickoff Party
Rowdy Square Dance
The Stray Birds, Mad Crush
Promm, Albert Adams, Konvoi
Art of Noise Durham Dance Party
Saturday Cool Jazz at Cuban Revolution
Nicola Bullock: Imago
Dance-theater artist Nicola Bullock contends with femininity, aging and desire through a phantasmagorical sci-fi journey. Details: Saturday, Jan. 13, 8 p.m. $10 Advance/$12 Day of Show. The Durham Fruit Company, 305 S. Dillard St, Durham. bit.ly/2B80QlR.
Transactors Improv for Families: ‘The Snow Show’
Sunday, Jan. 14
The Medici’s Painter: Carlo Dolci and 17th-Century Florence, Exhibition Closing, at Nasher Museum of Art
Baroque & Beyond Concert
Baritone Steven Kimbrough is featured in arias from Bach’s famous cantata Wachet Auf and in songs from a 1736 Bach collection. Details: Sunday, Jan. 14, 3 p.m. $18. Chapel of the Cross, 304 E. Franklin St, Chapel Hill. bit.ly/2Cureu7, 919-942-7818.
The Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle presents 20th Century Luminaries
David Quick’s Jazz Combo
Alexander Robichaud, Justine Markman, Lynagh
Sunday Music on the Patio at Cuban Revolution
Monday, Jan. 15
The Wombats, Blaenavon and Courtship
Tuesday, Jan. 16
Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern
Peter Case and Dead Rock West
Asher Skeen, Brendan Macie, Oxenford Clerk
‘He was a poem, He was a song’
A celebration of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. through music, poetry and spoken word. Details: Tuesday, Jan. 16, 7-9 p.m. Free. Sonja Haynes Stone Center, UNC, 150 South Rd, Chapel Hill. unc.live/2EmwSvj, 919-962-9001.
Film Screening - Burned: Are Trees the New Coal?
The film tells the story of how biomass companies have hidden behind green labels to become the "alternative-energy savior.” Details: Tuesday, Jan. 16, 7 p.m. Free. Center for Documentary Studies, 1317 W. Pettigrew St, Durham. bit.ly/2CGDqZk, 919-660-3663.
Wednesday, Jan. 17
Rev. Billy C. Wirtz
Mike Wallace, Bohemian Grove, 300 Dog Nite, 1970s Film Stock
The Leroy Savage Group
Details: Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Free. The Original Q Shack, 2510 University Dr, Durham. 919-402-4227.
Details: Wednesdays, 6-9 p.m. Free. Northgate Mall, 1058 West Club Blvd, Durham. 919-286-4400.
Thursday, Jan. 18
‘The Pass/Fail Series,’ Reception and Artist’s Talk
Renzo Ortega, Opening Reception, at John and June Allcott Gallery
Dez Mona and B.O.X., SÁGA
PopUp Chorus Broadway
Everybody welcome, regardless of ability or experience. Not recommended for children under 10. Details: Thursday, Jan. 18, 7 p.m. $8-$13/Kids 12 and under free. The ArtsCenter, 300-G E. Main St, Carrboro. bit.ly/2CRvmlx, 919-929-2787.
Be Loud! Carolina @CATS:MKR, People of Earth, and Local Flora
Nathan Arizona & The New Mexicans, The Big Lonesome, Native Harrow, Juliana Finch
Tim Barry, Laura Stevenson, Roger Harvey
Matthew Paul Butler, Charles Walker, Evel Arc
Nicola Bullock: Imago
Dance-theater artist Nicola Bullock contends with femininity, aging and desire through a phantasmagorical sci-fi journey. Details: Thursday, Jan. 18, 8 p.m. $10 Advance/$12 Day of Show. The Durham Fruit Company, 305 S. Dillard St, Durham. bit.ly/2B80QlR.
English Country Dance
Sponsored by Sun Assembly English Country Dancers. All dances are taught in a gender-neutral manner. No partner required. Details: Thursday, Jan. 18, 7:30-9:30 p.m. $7. Binkley Baptist Church, 1712 Willow Dr, Chapel Hill. www.sunassembly.org, 919-683-9672.
The Miraculous and The Mundane
Frederick Douglass at 200 Kickoff Celebration
A community-wide celebration of the life and legacy of Frederick Douglass with an evening of art and song. Details: Thursday, Jan. 18, 7 p.m. Free. United Church of Chapel Hill, 1321 MLK Jr. Blvd, Chapel Hill. bit.ly/2lNQOk4, 919-942-3540.