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‘Across County Lines,’ Opening Party
‘One Hurricane Season,’ Reception
Branford Marsalis Quartet
UNC Jazz Combos
Fridays on the Front Porch w/ Big Fat Gap
First Fridays in Meadowmont Village - ‘Cajammers’
Details: Friday, Oct. 5, 6 p.m. Meadowmont Village, 300 Meadowmont Village Circle, Chapel Hill. bit.ly/2JZUV6f.
Shakori Hills GrassRoots Festival of Music & Dance
Details: Friday-Saturday, Oct. 5-6, 9 a.m.-midnight; Sunday, Oct. 7, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. $22-$114. See website for schedule. Shakori Hills, 1439 Henderson Tanyard Road, Pittsboro. shakorihillsgrassroots.org, 919-542-8142.
With special guest fiddler Stephen Fraleigh. Details: Friday, Oct. 5, 7-9 p.m. No cover charge. The Carolina Brewery, 120 Lowes Drive, Pittsboro. 919-545-2330.
Duke Street Dogs
Stop Light Observations, Local Flora
Matted Grass, Dylan Angell, Trevor Reece
NCCU Jazz Faculty
UNC Jazz Band
Details: Saturday, Oct. 6, 7:30 p.m. Free; donations welcome. Sacred Grounds Coffeehouse, 2700 N. Roxboro St., Durham. bit.ly/2rOGQAW.
Blues & Roots Celebration
Featuring Lenora Helm and Lana Garland in an original production called Blues Women; the iconic B.B. King Blues Band featuring Tito Jackson. Details: Saturday, Oct. 6, 7-11 p.m. $55-$100. Hayti Heritage Center, 804 Old Fayetteville St., Durham. bit.ly/2Qee0ob, 919-928-6486.
Lee Konitz Quartet
Mark Wenner’s Blues Warriors
Blitzen Trapper Furr, Okey Dokey
Electric Six, Jeremy & The Harlequins
Billy Sugarfix and The Early Girls, Elvis Division
The Wusses, KB-50
Revenge of the Afronauts Album Release
Sara Caswell Quartet
Polly Panic, Crystal Bright and The Silver Hands
Dr. Timothy Olsen Organ Recital
Reception to follow. Details: Sunday, Oct. 7, 4 p.m. $25/18 and under free. St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 82 Kimberly Drive, Durham. 919-493-5451.
Sundays in Hillsborough Concert Series - ‘Mason Lovette Acoustic’
Details: Sunday, Oct. 7, 2-5 p.m. Old County Courthouse Lawn, 106 East Margaret Lane, Hillsborough. bit.ly/2wnecJM.
Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle
TBS 1st Sunday Blues Jam: Mojo Collins
Retro Candy, The Remarks, The Head, Charlie Paso
Tears for Fears “Everybody Wants to Rule the World” and Kishi Bashi’s “M’Lover.” Details: Monday, Oct. 8, 7 p.m., $7 Advance/$10 Day of Show. Motorco Music Hall, 723 Rigsbee Ave., Durham. bit.ly/2DCtQYl, 919-901-0875.
Konvoi, Marbled Eye, Drag Sounds
Music Past and Present
Sir John Eliot Gardiner in conversation with Professor Tim Carter. Details: Tuesday, Oct. 9, 12:30-1:30 p.m. Free. Moeser Auditorium, Hill Hall, UNC, 135 E. Cameron Ave., Chapel Hill. unc.live/2xXBGG7, 919-962-1039.
UNC Wind Ensemble and Symphony Band
Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern
The Struts, White Reaper, Spirit Animal
Captured! By Robots, Voidward
Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique
Big Band Night with the Triangle Jazz Orchestra: A Celebration of Phil Bushnell
An Evening with Maria Muldaur, Rissi Palmer Opening
Jazz Night with The Basic Unit
Dark Tranquillity, Amorphis, Moonspell, Omnium Gatherum
Active Bird Community, Shannen Moser
UNC Symphony Orchestra with Marc Callahan, bass-baritone
Lulo Reinhardt and Daniel Stelter
Nash Street Ramblers
The Artisanals, The High Divers
Murder by Death, Tim Barry
Free Cake for Every Creature, Infinity Crush, Moon Racer
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 the FootLoose/Contrazz. Details: Saturday, Oct. 6, 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.
‘Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games’
English Country Dance
Sponsored by Sun Assembly English Country Dancers. All dances are taught in a gender-neutral manner. No partner required. Details: Thursday, Oct. 11, 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.
Upright Citizens Brigade Touring Company
Open Mic Stand-Up Comedy Night at Durty Bull
The Naked Magicians
‘Schaubühne Berlin, An Enemy of the People’
‘Sister Act - The Divine Comedy Musical’
Presented by PlayMakers Mobile. All performances free; no tickets required. Details: Friday, Oct. 5, 7 p.m. Chapel Hill Public Library, 100 Library Drive, Chapel Hill; Saturday, Oct. 6, 2 p.m. PlayMakers, 120 Country Club Road, Studio 101, Chapel Hill; Saturday, Oct. 6, 5 p.m. The Forest Theatre, 123 S. Boundary St., Chapel Hill; Sunday, Oct. 7, 2 p.m. LAUNCH Chapel Hill, 306 W. Franklin St., Suite F, Chapel Hill. bit.ly/2BYvwKT, 919-962-7529.
‘Curve of Departure’
Presented by Bull Dog Ensemble Theater. Contains adult language and themes. Details: Friday, Oct. 5, 8 p.m.; Sunday, Oct. 7, 2 p.m.; Thursday, Oct. 11, 7:30 p.m. $10-$20. Durham Fruit & Produce Company, 305 South Dillard St., Durham. bit.ly/2PQYrCW.
Ms. Full-Figured NC Pageant
Details: Saturday, Oct. 6, 6 p.m. $35. Catch the Fire, 2304 Page Road, Durham. bit.ly/2xYnWLQ.
Graphic language, herbal cigarettes and haze used in this production. Recommended for mature high schoolers and older. Details: Wednesday-Thursday, Oct. 10-11, 7:30 p.m. $12-$47. Playmakers Repertory Company, 120 Country Club Road, Chapel Hill. bit.ly/2xWfmMX, 919-962-7529.
A one-man performance starring Sonny Kelly. Pre-show reception at 6:30 p.m. Q&A following performance. Details: Thursday, Oct. 11, 7-9 p.m. $10. Smith Middle School, 9201 Seawell School Road, Chapel Hill. bit.ly/2MWgL0o.
Film Fest 919
Showcases juried and audience award-winning feature films from festivals all around the world, as well as notable filmmakers that express fresh voices and global perspectives. Details: Friday-Sunday, Oct. 5-7. See website for films and showtimes.Silverspot Cinema, 201 S. Estes Drive, Chapel Hill. filmfest919.com.
Manhattan Short Film Festival
Cohosted by The Doc Squad. Part of Ackland Film Forum - “Women with a Camera: American Female Directors, 1990-Present.” Details: Tuesday, Oct. 9, 7-9 p.m. $7. Varsity Theatre, 123 E. Franklin St., Chapel Hill. unc.live/2OUGoLS, 919-967-8665.
An annual cultural celebration of the business and cultural legacy of Durham’s Hayti community. Parade; all-day music; food; vendors. Sponsored by the Phoenix Shopping Centers. Details: Saturday, Oct. 6, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Historic Fayetteville St., Durham. phoenixfestdurham.com.
World Beer Festival
Must be 21+ to attend. Details: Saturday, Oct. 6, 12-4 p.m.; 4-6 p.m. $25-$140. Durham Bulls Athletic Park, 409 Blackwell St., Durham. bit.ly/2NKalBL.