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Michele Maynard and Nerys Levy, Artist Talk
‘Hölynpölys,’ Exhibit Opening
An art collection by Erica Eisdorfer, who will be present to answer questions. On exhibit through Friday, Nov. 30. Details: Friday, Nov. 9, 5:30-7 p.m. Johnny’s Gone Fishing, 901 W. Main St., Carrboro. johnnysgonefishing.com,
Orange County Artist Guild Open Studio Tour
Featuring over 80 local artists, covering nearly every artistic discipline and style. Details: Saturday, Nov. 10, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sunday, Nov. 11, 12-5 p.m. Maps and info at ocagnc.org.
Durham County Pottery Tour 2018
Tour the studios of 20 potters and 2 teaching facilities; raffle for $100 in pottery; dinnerware, jewelry, decorative items, sculpture all for sale. Details: Saturday, Nov. 10, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sunday, Nov. 11, 12-5 p.m. Maps and info at durhamcountypotterytour.com.
Freeman Beard Art Showcase
Annual WHH and Friends Neighborhood ArtWalk
Neighbors hosts artists in the Watts Hospital-Hillandale and Old West Durham Neighborhoods. Features a variety of hand-crafted art available for sale. Details: Sunday, Nov. 11, 12-5 p.m. Free. Watts Hospital-Hillandale/Old West Durham Neighborhood, 1301 Alabama Ave., Durham. bit.ly/2z1aWWH.
‘Standing on Love,’ Opening Reception
Collection of portraits of people with family members living with a loved one on death row. Light refreshments served. Details: Tuesday, Nov. 13, 6:15 p.m. Duke Chapel, 401 Chapel Drive, Durham. bit.ly/2JnZU1p, 919-684-4444.
Steep Canyon Rangers
Duke Djembe & Afro-Cuban Ensembles
Presented by the Durham- Chapel Hill chapter of the American Guild of Organists; featuring a program of festive organ music, including selections for Advent and Christmas. Details: Friday, Nov. 9, 7 p.m. St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 1737 Hillandale Road, Durham.
Ralph Peterson: Aggregate Prime
Duke Street Dogs
James Armstrong Band
Real Friends, Boston Manor, Grayscale, Eat Your Heart Out
Poinsettia, Noise! Lights!
Lyrics Born, Boulevards, Skyblew
Mina, Gemynii, Birdgherl, Queen Plz
Ladybirds: An Evening with Durham’s Jazz Ladies
Danish String Quartet
Duke University String School: Violin and Cello Choir Concert
UNC Opera: Handel’s Alcina
Details: Saturday, Nov. 10, 7:30 p.m. Sacred Grounds Coffeehouse, 2700 N. Roxboro St., Durham. bit.ly/2rOGQAW.
River Whyless, Takénobu
Vetiver (solo), Fruit Bats (solo)
Frost Fang, Where’s Walden, Eyeball
Jo Gore, Azulz
Isaiah J. Thompson Quartet
Michael Unger, Organ Recital
Duke University String School: Orchestra Concert
UNC Harp Ensemble Concert
UNC Opera: Handel’s Alcina
Pickin’: A Music Celebration
Eight local bluegrass legends, featuring The Bluegrass Experience. All proceeds benefit the Chatham Arts Council Artists-in-Schools Initiative. Details: Sunday, Nov. 11, 5 p.m. $20-$50. Chatham County Agriculture & Conference Center, 1192 US Hwy 64 West Business, Pittsboro. bit.ly/2SAXFMm.
What's Not to Like? A Yiddish Songfest
Fundraiser for Urban Ministries of Durham. Performances by local singers; kosher refreshments follow. Details: Sunday, Nov. 11, 3 p.m. $15 Advance/$20 At the door. Trinity Avenue Presbyterian Church, 927 W. Trinity Ave., Durham. Tickets: Beth Berman, 919-682-7468, email@example.com.
Ellerbee Creek Band
Colter Wall, Ian Noe
Bailen, Curtis Stith
Advance Base, Greg Jamie, Moon Racer
Blood Sound, Le Weekend
CPE Bach at 230: Rare Music Concert
In remembrance of the 230th anniversary of Bach's death, concert features the composer's flute quartets and trio sonatas, as well as a Mozart flute quartet. Details: Tuesday, Nov. 13, 7:30 p.m. Free. Nelson Music Room, East Duke 201, Duke University, 1304 Campus Drive, Durham. bit.ly/2JzYXn2, 919-660-3300.
Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern
The Mercury Program, Dove Legs
BAS, Rexx Life Raj, K. Roosevelt, Innanet James, Correy C
Honey Magpie, Liz Delise, Kurtsweil
Ciompi Quartet Lunchtime Classics with soprano Eliza Bagg
Jason Barker and Tommy Hartley
HIRIE, Signal Fire
Jazz Night with The Basic Unit
(Sandy) Alex G, Half Waif
Wailin’ Storms, Buildings, Bandage, Vincas, Maple Stave
Latvian Radio Choir
Duke University Wind Symphony: Dream Machine
PopUp Chorus Broadway
“The Impossible Dream” from Man of La Mancha; “Good Morning Baltimore” from Hairspray; “One” from A Chorus Line. Details: Thursday, Nov. 15, 7 p.m. $8-$13. The ArtsCenter, Wynn Theater, 300-G E. Main St., Carrboro. bit.ly/2yKuBKi, 919-929-2787.
Dexter Romweber, Rye Baby
Sara Bell, Charles Latham, Pete Pawsey in The Round
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 Swang!; calling by Jonathan Thielen. Details: Friday, Nov. 9, 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. tcdancers.org.
Camille A. Brown and Dancers
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. 15, 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.
Details: Friday, Nov. 9, 8 p.m.; Saturday, Nov. 10, 2 p.m. & 8 p.m.; Sunday, Nov. 11, 1 p.m. & 7 p.m.; Tuesday-Thursday, Nov. 13-15, 7:30 p.m. DPAC, 123 Vivian St., Durham. bit.ly/2Sk6slZ, 919-680-2787.
Presented by the Bartlett Theater Company. Details: Friday-Saturday, Nov. 9-10, 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, Nov. 11, 2 p.m. $15-$25. Northgate Stadium 10 Theaters, 1058 West Club Blvd., Durham. bartletttheater.org, 919-808-2203.
Long Story Shorts One Act Festival
Performances of eight, short plays written by undergraduate students. Details: Friday, Nov. 9, 8 p.m.; Saturday, Nov. 10, 3 p.m. & 8 p.m. Free. Swain Hall, Studio Six Theatre, UNC, 101 E. Cameron Ave., Chapel Hill. unc.live/2OJUljV.
‘Dancing at Lughnasa’
Presented by Duke Theater Studies. Details: Friday-Saturday, Nov. 9-10, 8 p.m.; Sunday, Nov. 11, 2 p.m.; Thursday, Nov. 15, 8 p.m. $10-$15. Sheafer Lab Theater, Duke University, 125 Science Drive, Durham. bit.ly/2Raj25Q, 919-684-4444.
Select playwrights compete for a cash prize of $100, with the audience picking the winner. Details: Saturday, Nov. 10, 8 p.m. $13-$15. The ArtsCenter, Wynn Theater, 300-G E. Main St., Carrboro. bit.ly/2yLndyl, 919-929-2787.
‘She Loves Me’
‘Flip the Script:’ A Play in Progress Workshop
The Monti: Strangers
Family-Friendly Transactors Improv: The Nom Nom Show
Open Mic Stand-Up Comedy Night at Durty Bull
Part of the Rights! Camera! Action! film series highlighting important figures and issues regarding human rights. Hosted by The Duke Human Rights Center at the Franklin Humanities Institute. Details: Tuesday, Nov. 13, 7 p.m. Free. Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, C105, Bay 4 South, Smith Warehouse, 114 S. Buchanan Blvd., Durham. bit.ly/2MZ6mfE.
Cohosted by UNC Sexuality and Gender Alliance. Part of Ackland Film Forum - “Women with a Camera: American Female Directors, 1990-Present.” Details: Tuesday, Nov. 13, 7-9 p.m. $7. Varsity Theatre, 123 E. Franklin St., Chapel Hill. unc.live/2OUGoLS, 919-967-8665.
2018 Murphey School Radio Show
Family-friendly variety show celebrating the diverse talents of the NC arts. All proceeds benefit The ArtsCenter and The Carolina Theatre of Durham. Details: Saturday, Nov. 10, 3 p.m. & 7 p.m. $40-$50. Murphey School, 3717 Murphey School Road, Durham. bit.ly/2ql3Abs, 919-560-3030.
Preservation Durham Party Fundraiser
Featuring food, beer, music, live and silent auctions. Proceeds benefit the Preservation Equity Project. Details: Friday, Nov. 9, 6-9 p.m. $35. The Cookery, 1101 W. Chapel Hill St., Durham. bit.ly/2OvaXXr.
Winter Water Gala
Hosted by LiveGlobally. Live music, performances, hors d’oeuvres, and watery effervescence; guests receive one complimentary cocktail. Event supports children at The Ingrid Education Center in Nairobi, Kenya, clean water project in Drake Bay, and the Girls & Boys Club of Durham and Chapel Hill. Details: Saturday, Nov. 10, 7-11 p.m. $50-$125. The Fruit, 305 S. Dillard St., Durham. Tickets: bit.ly/2AFGnHb, 919-559-4122.
Jump for the Children Horse Show
Proceeds benefit Duke Children’s Hospital. Details: Wednesday, Nov. 14-Sunday, Nov. 18. See website for schedule. Gov. James B. Hunt Horse Complex, 4601 Trinity Road, Raleigh. jumpforthechildren.org.
NC Bull City Comic Con
All-inclusive, all are invited. Details: Friday-Sunday, Nov. 9-11. Various times and locations. $25-$250. Durham Convention Center, 301 West Morgan St., Durham. Tickets and info: bit.ly/2F539wu.