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NC Pottery Center 20th Anniversary Celebration
Food; drink; music; silent and live auction of NC’s best pottery and ceramics. Proceeds benefits the North Carolina Pottery Center in Seagrove. Details: Saturday, Oct. 27, 6-9 p.m. $100-$500. NC Botanical Garden, 100 Old Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill. Tickets: ncpcgala.org, 336-873-8430.
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Orange County Artists Guild Studio Tour Preview, Opening Reception
Michael Brown and Tezh Mod Arressi, Featured Artists
Music Lecture: Emily Wilbourne
"Little Black Giovanni's Dream: Dwarves, Slaves, Infidels, and Musical Performance at the Medici Court." Details: Friday, Oct. 26, 4 p.m. Biddle Music Bldg., Room 104, Duke University, 9 Brodie Gym Drive, Durham. bit.ly/2yOVxI0, 919-660-3300.
‘Little Black Giovanni's Dream: Dwarves, Slaves, Infidels, and Musical Performance at the Medici Court’
‘Rivers, Sound, and Place’
A public conversation about “A Sound Map of the Danube” with composer, sound artist, and musician, Annea Lockwood, and Professor Andrea Bohlman. Details: Friday, Oct. 26, 4-5:30 p.m. Hill Hall, Room 103, UNC, 145 E. Cameron Ave., Chapel Hill. unc.live/2OAccK6, 919-962-1039.
A Sound Map of the Danube
String Quartet Recital
Piedmont Melody Makers
Duke Street Dogs
One for Duane V - Idlewild South
Greg Humphreys, Electric Trio, Peter Holsapple Combo
The Remarks, Unaka Prong
Lacy Jags, Easter Island, Flash Car, LAIRS
Details: Friday, Oct. 26, 8:30 p.m. $7-$10. Local 506, 506 W. Franklin St., Chapel Hill. ticketf.ly/2NQ3KRJ.
Charley Crockett, Alan Barnosky
River Park Concert
A free outdoor music event featuring six bands. Presented by the Hillsborough Arts Council. Attendees are encouraged to park off-site at The Shops at Daniel Boone, 110 Boone Square, Hillsborough. Shuttles provided. Details: Saturday, Oct. 27, 11:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m. River Park, 228 S. Churton St., Hillsborough. bit.ly/2yWjOOz.
Matthew Cates Organ Recital
Presented by the Durham-Chapel Hill Chapter of the American Guild of Organists, Matthew Cates will give an organ recital featuring the complete works of Maurice Duruflé. Details: Saturday, Oct. 27, 7 p.m. First Presbyterian Church, 305 E. Main St., Durham. 919-699-7417.
Duke Wind Symphony: A Halloween Spooktacular
Performance by the Durham Community Concert Band and the Duke Wind Symphony. Bring a blanket/lawn chair. Details: 3 p.m. Durham Central Park, 501 Foster St., Durham. bit.ly/2q0qo05.
A Sound Map of the Danube
Running sound installation by Annea Lockwood. Details: Saturday, Oct. 27, 9 a.m.; 12 p.m.; 3:30 p.m.; 7 p.m. Kenan Music Bldg., Room 2002, UNC, 125 S. Columbia St., Chapel Hill. unc.live/2J9uSKs, 919-962-1039.
Up Cane Creek
Details: Saturday, Oct. 27, 7:30 p.m. Free; donations welcome. Sacred Grounds Coffeehouse, 2700 N. Roxboro St., Durham. bit.ly/2rOGQAW.
Details: Saturday, Oct. 27, 7 p.m. 2nd Wind, 118 E. Main St., Carrboro. 919-903-9860.
Halloween Bash: The Willie Painter Band
Roky Erickson, White Mystery, Bat Fangs
Trike with Yardarm, Harlem Insect Laws
Titus Andronicus, Ted Leo (Solo)
Fat Tony, Cadence Weapon, Hua Li, Apollo J
Iris Ornig Quartet
People of Earth, Alo Ver
RBRM: Ronnie, Bobby, Ricky & Mike
Sundays in Hillsborough Concert Series - ‘Will McBride Group’
Details: Sunday, Oct. 28, 2-5 p.m. Old County Courthouse Lawn, 106 East Margaret Lane, Hillsborough. bit.ly/2wnecJM.
Andrea Edith Moore, soprano and Klaus Dieter Jung, piano
A Sound Map of the Danube
Running sound installation by Annea Lockwood. Details: Sunday, Oct. 28, 9 a.m.; 12 p.m.; 3:30 p.m.; 7 p.m. Kenan Music Bldg., Room 2002, UNC, 125 S. Columbia St., Chapel Hill. unc.live/2PMG1Up, 919-962-1039.
Henri Duparc: The Complete Melodies
Tin Can Alley
Blood on the Harp, Bonemeal Baker, Paper Windmills
The Blow, Zensofly
Rumours of Fleetwood Mac
Pierre-Laurent Aimard and Tamara Stefanovich, pianos
NCCU Ultimate Praise Homecoming Gospel Concert
Featuring Erica Campbell, Anthony Brown & Group Therapy and NCCU’s Worship and Praise Inspirational Mass Choir. Details: Tuesday, Oct. 30, 7 p.m. McDougald-McLendon Arena, 700 E. Lawson St., Durham. bit.ly/2N07bF3.
Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern
Adult Mom, Derek Ted
Steve Muscarella & The Zombie Alpaca Lips
Hippo Campus, The Districts
Lazaris Pit, People of Earth, Gordy40
Crystal Bright and the Silver Hands, Katharine Whalen’s Swedish Patrol, Jimmie Ray Swagger and the Fussy Eaters, Codeine Haze
M is We, Winfield, The Affectionates
Halloween VIII Paranormal Party w/ DJ Rang, DJ Forge, Birdgherl
Cody Jinks, The Steel Woods, Tennessee Jet
Take Me to the River - New Orleans Live!
Voice Masterclass with Klaus Dieter Jung and Andrea Edith Moore, soprano
NCCU Homecoming Hip Hop Concert
Featuring Gunna and Young Nudy. Details: Thursday, Nov. 1, 8 p.m. $15. McDougald-McLendon Arena, 700 E. Lawson St., Durham. bit.ly/2N07bF3.
Nash Street Ramblers
Cursive, Meat Wave, Campdogzz
Nicki Bluhm, Gill Landry
David Nance Group, Nathan Bowles
Vinyl Theatre, The Catching
Matty Sheets & Pete Pawsey Song-Swap
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 Triangle Country Dancers. Music by STEAM!; calling by Donna Hunt. Details: Friday, Oct. 26, Lesson 7:30 p.m.; Dance 8 p.m. $10/nonmembers; $8/members. No partner/experience is needed. Please wear soft-soled shoes. Reality Center, 916 Lamond Ave., Durham. tcdancers.org.
Sponsored by the Triangle Country Dancers. Contra dancing to pop music! Details: Monday, Oct. 29, Lesson 7 p.m.; Dance 7:30-10:30 p.m. $10. No partner/experience is needed. Please wear soft-soled shoes. Carrboro Century Center, 100 N. Greensboro St., Carrboro. 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, Nov. 1, 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.
Graphic language, herbal cigarettes and haze used in this production. Recommended for mature high schoolers and older. Details: Friday-Saturday, Oct. 26-27, 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, Oct. 28, 2 p.m. $12-$47. Playmakers Repertory Company, 120 Country Club Road, Chapel Hill. bit.ly/2xWfmMX, 919-962-7529.
Pittsboro Baptist Church’s “Judgement House,” a walk-through drama that presents the truth of people's choices versus the consequences of those decisions, both in this life and the next. Not recommended for children under 10. Details: Friday, Oct. 26, 7-11 p.m.; Saturday, Oct. 27, 6-10 p.m.; Sunday, Oct. 28, 5-10 p.m. $3 donation encouraged. Pittsboro Baptist Church, 121 West Salisbury St., Pittsboro. Reservations encouraged: 919-542-2986, email@example.com.
‘The Choir of Man’
Transactors Improv: The Spooky Show
The Ultimate Talent Show
Details: Monday, Oct. 29, 6 p.m. Free admission. B.N. Duke Auditorium, NCCU, 1851 Fayetteville St., Durham. bit.ly/2N07bF3.
The Monti Storyslam (Fear!)
Open storytelling event, where anyone with a story on a certain theme has a chance to tell it. Competitive event with judges in the audience. Details: Tuesday, Oct. 30, 7:30 p.m., $12. Motorco Music Hall, 723 Rigsbee Ave., Durham. bit.ly/2yJPZ1a, 919-901-0875.
The Ultimate Drag Show
Details: Wednesday, Oct. 31, 6 p.m. Free Admission. B.N. Duke Auditorium, NCCU, 1851 Fayetteville St., Durham. bit.ly/2N07bF3.
Starring Sonny Kelly. Q&A follow performance. Details: Thursday, Nov. 1, 6:30 Pre-show reception; 7-8 p.m. The Talk. $10. Smith Middle School, 9201 Seawell School Road, Chapel Hill. Tickets: bit.ly/2CxbRk2.
‘Twelve Angry Jurors’
Presented by the Carrboro High School Theatre. Details: Thursday, Nov. 1, 7:30 p.m. $5-$10. Carrboro High School Auditorium, 201 Rock Haven Road, Carrboro. Tickets: bit.ly/2OMoRK2.
Wellred Comedy Tour: From Dixie with Love
Dave Ross, Lauren Faber
Open Mic Stand-Up Comedy Night at Durty Bull
‘Aural Futures: Screen/Society’
Special presentation of “God Said Give 'Em Drum Machines.” Followed by a Q&A with artist, activist, and Afrofuturist Ingrid LaFleur. This event is part of “Visionary Aponte: Art & Black Freedom.” Details: Friday, Oct. 26, 7-9 p.m. Full Frame Theater, American Tobacco Campus, Blackwell St., Durham. bit.ly/2yoL5ri, 919-660-3622.
‘The General:’ Live Score by Tim Carless
Buster Keaton’s 1926 classic silent film presented with a unique live score from Tim Carless. Details: Saturday, Oct. 27, 2-4 p.m. $10-$15. The ArtsCenter, Wynn Theater, 300-G E. Main St., Carrboro. bit.ly/2R8MoBI, 919-929-2787.
‘A Tale of Two Sisters’
In Korean with English subtitles. Q&A to follow with director/screenwriter Kim Ji-Woon. Details: Sunday, Oct. 28, 7-9:15 p.m. Free. Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater, 2020 Campus Drive, Durham. bit.ly/2yoWh7g, 919-660-3356.
‘The Good, the Bad, the Weird’
In Korean with English subtitles. Q&A to follow with director/co-screenwriter/producer Kim Ji-Woon. Details: Monday, Oct. 29, 7-9:45 p.m. Free. Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater, 2020 Campus Drive, Durham. bit.ly/2PGkaha, 919-660-3356.
‘Girl Walks Home Alone at Night'
Cohosted by the Chapel Hill Film Society. Part of Ackland Film Forum - “Women with a Camera: American Female Directors, 1990-Present.” Details: Tuesday, Oct. 30, 7-9 p.m. $7. Varsity Theatre, 123 E. Franklin St., Chapel Hill. unc.live/2OUGoLS, 919-967-8665.
Halloween Spooktacular Short Films
Award winning scary short films from all over the globe. Presented by Bull City Film Festival. Details: Wednesday, Oct. 31, 7-10 p.m. $10 cash at door. Avila Retreat Center, 711 Mason Road, Durham. See website for lineup: bit.ly/2Cz2TTz.
Chapel Hill Public Library Foundation Fundraiser
Carolina BBQ w/ country sides; desserts; complimentary drinks; silent & live auctions; Cosmic Country Band; photo booth. Guests encouraged to dress in nice Western wear. Details: Friday, Oct. 26, 7:30-11 p.m. $75. Chapel Hill Public Library, 100 Library Drive, Chapel Hill. bit.ly/2NMNMYk, 919-969-2043.
Mane Affaire Fundraiser
Tasting menu from the ACC Culinary School, wine and craft beer, silent and live auctions, and a pony photobooth. Proceeds benefit the NC Therapeutic Riding Center. Details: Saturday, Oct. 27, 6 p.m. $60. NC Therapeutic Riding Center, 4705 Nicks Road, Mebane. Tickets: bit.ly/2xc9JsT.
5th Annual Wine Tasting, Jazz Session & Fundraiser
Fundraiser in Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness, hosted by Sisters Network Triangle NC. Food and dance; business casual attire. Details: Saturday, Oct. 27, 7-11 p.m. $30. Durham Armory, 220 Foster St., Durham. bit.ly/2CsTLzv, 919-490-1571.
Community Radio WCOM-LP 103.5 Fundraiser
Hosted by The Hickory Tavern; ten percent of food sales totals will be donated to WCOM; a non-profit, all volunteer community radio station serving Carrboro and Chapel Hill. The event will include raffle prizes and the opportunity for listeners to meet show hosts. Details: Thursday, Nov. 1, 5-9 p.m. The Hickory Tavern, located inside the Hampton Inn, 370 East Main St., Carrboro. bit.ly/2EzHbRY.
Halloween Phantasmagoria at Duke Homestead
All ages; not designed to scare. Walking and standing on uneven terrain required. Bring your own flashlight. Details: Friday, Oct. 26, 6:30-9 p.m. $5-$15. Duke Homestead, 2828 Duke Homestead Road, Durham. bit.ly/2AoWuIQ, 919-627-6990.
Pittsboro Street Fair
Vendors; entertainment; food. Details: Saturday, Oct. 27, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Hanks Street, Pittsboro. bit.ly/2CSy11c.
The Pride in Our Heritage Tour
An evening of artistic fusion of jazz, poetry and conversation with Johnnetta B. Cole and Keisha Knight Pulliam along with Emmy Award-winning Poet Laureate, Hank Stewart. Hosted by The Durham Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority. Details: Saturday, Oct. 27, 7 p.m. $40. Hilton Durham, University Ballroom, 3800 Hillsborough Road, Durham. Tickets: bit.ly/2Cs5Y7D.
Curds & Crafts
An artisanal cheese and beer festival with a focus on Southern Cheesemakers and NC Breweries. Details: Sunday, Oct. 28, 1-3 p.m. $35. The Cloth Mill at Eno River, 437 Dimmocks Mill Road, Suite 3, Hillsborough. Tickets: bit.ly/2J5SqjE.
All you can eat and drink event serving lamb, beef, pork and offal, celebrating local farmers raising pastured animals humanely. Details: Sunday, Oct. 28, 5 p.m. $50. Bull City Burger and Brewery, Suite 105, 107 E. Parrish St., Durham. bullcityburgerandbrewery.com.