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‘The FENCE: Durham,’ Opening Ceremony
Includes new art from 50 photographic artists. On display throug November 2018. Details: Friday, Aug. 17, 4 p.m. Orange Street Mall, 102 W. Parrish St., Durham. bit.ly/2nD1JNP.
‘sleep/no sleep,’ by Cade Carlson, Opening Reception, at Cameron Gallery
Light snacks and drinks; free art-making in the Make and Take room. Details: Friday, Aug. 17, 6-9 p.m. Cameron Gallery at The Scrap Exchange, 2050 Chapel Hill Road, Durham. bit.ly/2MERQKI, 919-682-2751.
‘Durham During the Great War,’ Opening Reception
‘Truth to Power 6: Communicating Messages of Social Justice Through Visual Art,’ Reception, at Pleiades Gallery
Downtown Durham Public Space Project Art Installation - ‘Portraits in Common’
Wendy Spitzer and Douglas Vuncannon will pair visitors who do not know each other and ask them to find the most unusual thing they have in common and pose together for a photograph. Details: Friday, Aug. 17, 6-9 p.m. Five Points Alley, between Vert & Vogue (353 W. Main St.) and Area Modern (101 W. Chapel Hill St.), Durham. bit.ly/2A9CzzL.
Downtown Durham Public Space Project Art Installation - ‘Amethyst, Psalms & Florida Water’
A three-day pop up art show and wellness center. Community members will have 24-hour access to work by local artists; counselors, art therapists and body workers will host open office hours. Details: Friday, Aug. 17, 6-9 p.m. Five Points Plaza, Durham. bit.ly/2A9CzzL.
TGIFriday on the Village Green w/ Neville’s Quarter and Richard Edwards
Fridays on the Front Porch w/ Old Well Wishers
Brightleaf Summer Concert Series - ‘Squandered Bongos’
No outside food, drinks or coolers. Details: Friday, Aug. 17, 7-9 p.m. Free. Brightleaf Square, 905 W. Main St., Durham. 919-682-9229.
Duke Street Dogs
Abbey Road LIVE! performs Abbey Road album
Flash Car, Lilac Shadows, Salt Palace
Tomatoband, Nostalgiaphile, Drozy
Details: Friday, Aug. 17, 9 p.m. $12. Local 506, 506 West Franklin St., Chapel Hill. local506.com.
Victor Provost Quartet
Matt Maher, Cory Asbury
Details: Saturday, Aug. 18, 7 p.m. $20.50-$44.50. Catch The Fire Church, 2304 Page Road, Durham. bit.ly/2O9LraB.
Details: Saturday, Aug. 18, 7:30 p.m. Free; donations welcome. Sacred Grounds Coffeehouse, 2700 N. Roxboro St., Durham. bit.ly/2rOGQAW.
Bluegrass/Americana/Old Time Jam
The Billy Price Band
Pat ‘Mother Blues’ Cohen
Basement Life, Sneakers Award, Promm
Lydia Salett Dudley w/ Stephen Anderson
Kidznotes Benefit Concert featuring The Three Triangle Tenors
Details: Sunday, Aug. 19, 3 p.m. $10-$15/Students under 18 free. Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 300 E. Rosemary St., Chapel Hill. Tickets: bit.ly/2ANSrs7.
Part I Singing Anniversary
Honoring Evangelist Julia Ross. Featuring guest Gospel groups from around the Triangle. Details: Sunday, Aug. 19, 4 p.m. Duke Memorial United Methodist Church, 504 West Chapel Hill St., Durham. 919-928-1208.
Sunday Concert on the Village Green - ‘Graymatter’
Simone Finally, The Deprecators
Tongues of Fire, Bergenline, Cosmic Punk, The Stayhomes’
Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern
Girls Night Out: Clark Stern & Chuck Cotton
Lady Queen Paradise, Bella
Yarn/Songs from the Road Band
Bluegrass/Americana/Alternative Country. Details: Thursday, Aug. 23, 6 p.m. Free. American Tobacco Campus Lawn, 300 Blackwell St., Durham. bit.ly/2MKDYyj.
Joe Louis Walker
Fireside Collective, The Slocan Ramblers
Friday Jazz Series at Cuban Revolution
Saturday Cool Jazz at Cuban Revolution
Sunday Music on the Patio at Cuban Revolution
The Leroy Savage Group
Details: Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Free. The Original Q Shack, 2510 University Drive, Durham. 919-402-4227.
Details: Wednesdays, 6-9 p.m. Free. Northgate Mall, 1058 West Club Blvd., Durham. 919-286-4400.
Sponsored by Carolina Song & Dance Association. Music by Joey, Brad & Buz. Details: Friday, Aug. 17, Lesson 7:30 p.m.; Dance 8 p.m. $10. No partner/experience is needed. Please wear soft-soled shoes. Carrboro Century Center, 100 N. Greensboro St., Carrboro. www.tcdancers.org.
English Country Dance
Sponsored by Sun Assembly English Country Dancers. All dances are taught in a gender-neutral manner. No partner required. Details: Thursday, Aug. 23, 7:30-9:30 p.m. $7. Reality Center, 916 Lamond Ave., Durham. sunassembly.org, 919-683-9672.
Sunday Salsa Social
Social Dance Classes for LGBTQ & Allies
Swing, Ballroom, Latin, Country & Freestyle Dances. Couples and singles welcome. Details: Tuesdays, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Drop-In-Pay-What-You-Can. Spanky’s Restaurant & Bar, Upstairs, 101 E. Franklin St., Chapel Hill. Info: 760-580-0116.
Open Mic Stand-Up Comedy Night at Durty Bull
‘Godspell’ at ArtsCenter
Presented by Chapel Hill School of Musical Arts. Details: Friday-Saturday, Aug. 17-18, 8 p.m.; Sunday, Aug. 19, 3 p.m. $12. The ArtsCenter, Earl & Rhoda Wynn Theater, 300-G E. Main St., Carrboro. bit.ly/2NK9tcd, 919-929-2787.
Paperhand Puppet - ‘In the Heart of the Fire Performance’
Opening act at 6:30 p.m. Bring a picnic. Details: Friday-Sunday, Aug. 17-19, 7 p.m. $8-$15. The Forest Theatre, 123 S. Boundary St., Chapel Hill. paperhand.org.
‘Temples of Lung and Air’ at Playmakers
The North Carolina Gay and Lesbian Film Festival
Featuring a diverse array of shorts, documentaries and feature films. Details: Friday-Sunday, Aug. 17-19, various times. $10 ea./$85 ten films. Carolina Theatre, 309 West Morgan St., Durham. Details: bit.ly/2LQtSLY, 919-560-3030.
Family Movie - ‘A Wrinkle in Time’ (PG)
Details: Saturday, Aug. 18, 2 p.m. Chapel Hill Public Library, 100 Library Drive, Chapel Hill. 919-968-2777.
Rock the Park Movies - ‘The Peanuts Movie’ (G)
Food vendors on site; bring blankets/lawn chairs; no alcohol/smoking allowed. Details: Saturday, Aug. 18, 8:30-10:30 p.m. Free admission. Durham Central Park, 501 Foster St., Durham. bit.ly/2Jgtnxo, 919-560-4355.
Outdoor Movie on the Village Green - ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ (PG-13)
The Grandiloquent Adult Spelling Bee