Entertainment calendar (March 21-27- 2013)

Mar. 21, 2013 @ 01:30 AM


NATURAL EGG dyeing will be demonstrated 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday at the High Point Museum’s Historical Park, 1859 W. Lexington Ave. Free

For kids

“EGGS ON MARVEL Mountain” will be performed by Heirloom Puppet Theatre at Frank L. Horton Museum, 924 S. Main St., Winston-Salem. Shows are at 10 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 11 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 1 p.m. Friday, Wednesday and March 29. $2, or with an all-in-one pass to Old Salem, www.oldsalem.org, 721-7300

“HOP TO IT” will be held at 4 p.m. Wednesday at the Asheboro Public Library, 201 Worth St. Events, for children as old as 12, include a story time, crafts, a visit from the Easter Bunny and an Easter egg hunt. Free

“CHEROKEE TALES,” magical and mystical tales of the Cherokee, will be performed by Heirloom Puppet Theatre through March 31 at Frank L. Horton Museum, 924 S. Main St., Winston-Salem. $2, or with an all-in-one pass to Old Salem, www.oldsalem.org, 721-7300

For families

FAMILY DAY and a party will be held to celebrate the 50th anniversary at the Museum of Anthropology at Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem. Events include Chinese dance performances, crafts from different cultures and refreshments. Free


STRATA is in concert at 7:30 tonight in Brendle Recital Hall, Scales Fine Arts Center, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem. The ensemble performs new works written for them during the 20 years members have performed together. The program tonight includes the premiere of a piece by Ken Frazelle, a composer and faculty member at UNC School of the Arts. $20 for adults, $15 for students and seniors, free for WFU faculty, staff and students, 758-5295

ROSS BOATRIGHT, a baritone, performs at 3 p.m. Saturday in Brendle Recital Hall, Scales Fine Arts Center, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem. He will be joined by pianist Thomas Turnbull and trumpeter Kevin Bowen. Free

A CHORAL concert will be given at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Brendle Recital Hall, Scales Fine Arts Center, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem. The Wake Forest Concert Choir, Collegium Vocal Ensemble and Wake Forest Chamber Choir will give a concert with the theme of Old Testament stories. The combined ensembles will sing Daniel Pinkham’s “Daniel in the Lions’ Den.” Free

UNC School of the Arts, 1533 S. Main St., Winston-Salem, sponsors the following performances:
• Wind Ensemble with bassoonist Saxton Rose and organist Timothy Olsen — 7:30 p.m. Friday; Crawford Hall; $15 for adults, $13 for students and seniors, 721-1945, www.uncsa.edu/performances;
• Undergraduate opera workshop, “An Afternoon at the Opera” —2 p.m. Sunday; deMille Theatre; free.


UNCG THEATRE performs two one-act plays in its “Theatre for Young Audiences” series in Brown Building Theatre, 402 Tate St. “The Giver” is about Jonas, 12, who is chosen for special training from The Giver to receive and keep the memories of the community. “If Only the Lonely Were Home” centers on The Lonely, who hasn’t been seen for a long time so people from his community bring to his doorstep the things they love. Both plays will be performed at 7:30 tonight, 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. “The Giver” will be performed independently at 2 p.m. Saturday, and “If Only the Lonely Were Home” will be performed independently at 10 a.m. Saturday. Tickets are $5 for all performances.

“HORIZONS MEMORIAL” will be performed by N.C. Black Repertory Company at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at The Arts Council Theatre, 610 Coliseum Drive, Winston-Salem. It is about a former orphanage for African-Americans with severe developmental disabilities. $22 for adults, $18 for students and seniors, $15 for age 12 and younger, $15 for the 3 p.m. Saturday show, 723-2266, www.ncblackrep.org

“FATE,” three student-directed, one-act plays, will be performed at 7 p.m. today-Saturday and at 2 p.m. Sunday in Annie Sellars Jordan Parlor Theatre, Main Building, Greensboro College, 815 W. Market St. Plays, all directed by sophomores, are: “Luna Park” directed by Haylee Pittenger, “Sure Thing” directed by Nicole Philbrick, “Hope ’n’ Mercy” directed by DeEnbna Fullenwider. $10 for adults, $8 for non-Greensboro College students, 217-7220

“STAND BY YOUR MAN: The Tammy Wynette Story” will be performed through Sunday at Theatre Alliance, 1047 Northwest Blvd., Winston-Salem. It features music by Wynette and others performed by local vocalists Mary Lea Williams as Wynette and Gray Smith as George Jones. $16 for adults, $14 for students and seniors, $12 for student rush tickets 5 minutes before showtime, www.wstheatrealliance.org, 723-7777

“CABARET” will be performed by Community Theatre of Greensboro at 520 S. Elm St. Greensboro. Performances of the popular musical set in the Kit Kat Klub in Berlin are at 8 p.m. today-Saturday and at 2 p.m. Sunday. $10-$30, 333-7469, www.ctgso.org


A CONTRA dance sponsored by Fiddle and Bow Country Dancers will be held 8-10:30 p.m. Tuesday at Clemmons Civic Club, 2870 Middlebrook Drive, Clemmons. Lessons for newcomers are at 7:30 p.m. No partner is necessary. Atlantic Crossing from Vermont will provide live music, and Jack Mitchell will call dances. $8, $5 for full-time students, $3 for Salem students, 272-3245


THE GARAGE, 110 W. 7th St., Winston-Salem, features the following: 
• The Honey Cutters, Sugarman — 9 p.m. Friday; $7;
• Joe Jackson tribute by The Vagabond Saint’s Society — 9 p.m. Saturday, $10;
• All Them Witches — 9 p.m. Wednesday, $5.
777-1127, www.the-garage.ws


“ALWAYS ON” will be shown at 7 tonight in Pugh Auditorium at Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem. The feature-length documentary directed by WFU students chronicles several months in the life of Michael Quinn, a Myrtle Beach police detective who wants to be a stand-up comic. Free


“BIG SOUTH Undergraduate Research Symposium Exhibit” continues through April 6 at Sechrest Art Gallery, Hayworth Fine Arts Center, High Point University, 833 Montlieu Ave. The intercollegiate juried exhibit features pieces in varied media, including 2-D and 3-D. Participating schools are: HPU, Appalachian State University, Campbell University, Coastal Carolina University, Davidson College, Guilford College, Liberty University, Longwood University, Presbyterian College, Radford University, Salem College, UNC-Asheville, UNC-Chapel Hill, UNC Greensboro, Virginia Military Institute and Winthrop University. 841-4685 

THEATRE ART GALLERIES, 220 E. Commerce Ave., sponsors the following exhibits through April 11:
•  “Pushing Color to the Limit,” paintings by Catherine C. Martin of Apex — Main Gallery. Martin began painting at age of 10, and she now uses vibrant color and extremes designed to create dramatic paintings with confident brush strokes. Her studio in Apex is The Red Canvas.
• “Shared Passages,” works by Scott Michael Raynor and R. Bruce Shores— Gallery B and Hallway Gallery. Both men are professors of art at High Point University. Raynor’s work consists mostly of painting, prints and drawings created to explore the complex relationships between visual observation and his personal history. Shores’ paintings are recent excursions into an ongoing exploration of the possibilities of painting.
• Elementary  School Art Exhibit featuring art by the students from Wiley, Foust, Union Hill, Shadybrook and Southwest elementary schools, Wesleyan Christian Academy, Westchester Country Day School, Immaculate Heart of Mary— Kaleidoscope Youth Gallery.
Gallery hours are noon-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays and Saturdays by appointment. www.tagart.org

“THE PHOTOGRAPHY OF LEWIS HINE: Exposing Child Labor in North Carolina, 1908-1915” continues through June 1 at the High Point Museum, 1859 E. Lexington Ave. On loan from the N.C. Museum of History, it features 40 images from the Library of Congress that highlight Hine’s work in photographing children employed in textile mills, including those in North Carolina. 

NORTHWEST RANDOLPH Arts Council sponsors exhibits of paintings that continue through April 1 in Archdale. High Point Artist Judith Glazier exhibits her work at Ed Price Realty, 118 Trindale Road. Gayle Lambeth exhibits at Sechrest Funeral Home, 120 Trindale Road.

“STAR POWER: Edward Steichen’s Glamour Photography” continues through May 19 at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, 2250 Reynolda Road, Winston-Salem. Steichen was a painter and photographer, when, in 1923, he became chief photographer for Vogue and Vanity Fair magazines. The more than 100 photographs in the exhibit bring together Steichen’s portraits of luminaries from the worlds of politics, literature, government, journalism, dance theater, music and fashion. The exhibit also includes dresses, hats, shoes and jewelry from the same period that are in the Reynolda collection. General admission is $10 for adults and free for members and students. Related events are online at www.reynoldahouse.org.  

“DIANA AL-HADID,” a solo exhibit, continues through May 5 at Weatherspoon Art Museum, Spring Garden and Tate streets, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Al-Hadid was born in Syria and grew up in Ohio. She creates large-scale sculptures, small bronzes and drawings inspired by, among other things. Italian and northern Renaissance paintings. Works are designed to explores art historical references. A list of related events is online at www.weatherspoon.uncg.edu.

“TEA TIME: Series II Functional and Conceptual” continues through April 27 at the North Carolina Pottery Center, 233 East Ave., Seagrove. It features functional and conceptual North Carolina teapots and cups, handmade by more than 60 N.C. potters. Exhibit hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays. 873-8430, www.ncpotterycenter.org

“CELEBRATING 50 YEARS of the Museum of Anthropology” continues through Oct. 26 at the museum at Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem. The retrospective exhibit curated by students includes photos from the archives and artifacts from around the world. Museum hours are 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays. Free

“GUILFORD COLLEGE Art Faculty  Biennial Exhibition” continues through May 17 (closed for spring break March 16-24) in the Main Gallery, Hege Library, Guilford College, 5800 W. Friendly Ave., Greensboro. Gallery hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays and 2-5 p.m. Sundays. 316-2438, www.guilford.edu/artgallery

“HILLSBOROUGH Gallery of Arts” continues through Wednesday at Center for Creative Leadership, 1 Leadership Place, Greensboro. The exhibit of fine art and craft is by 21 artists who work together and exhibit art at the locally owned and operated artist cooperative in Hillsborough. To view the exhibit during office hours, call 510-0975 for an appointment.

THE ARMORY Show: One Hundred Years Later” continues through June 23 at Reynolda House Museum of American Art, 2250 Reynolda Road, Winston-Salem. The exhibit celebrates the 100th anniversary of the original “The Armory Show” in 1913 in New York. The ground-breaking exhibit showcased progressive American artists (George Bellows, Robert Henri, John Sloan) and works by European artists (Cezanne, Duchamp, Picasso, Gauguin) that shocked Americans. The Reynolda exhibit includes works from the museum’s collection and private collections. www.reynoldahouse.org, 758-5150

“KAOLIN TO CLAYMOUNT: Demystifying James River Valley Stoneware” continues through March 31 at Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts, 924 S. Main St., Winston-Salem. The exhibit is composed of boldly decorated stoneware and recovered archeological fragments from the area of the James River near Richmond and Petersburg, Va., where potteries thrived in the early 19th century. Free, www.mesda.org

“REAL TO REEL: The Making of ‘Gone With the Wind’ ” continues through April 14 at the N. C. Museum of History, 5 E. Edenton St., Raleigh. The exhibit is designed to tell the story of how the book by Margaret Mitchell became a record-breaking, historic film. It includes authentic memorabilia: costumes, scripts, screen tests, scene props and Vivien Leigh’s Academy Award. Admission is free. www.ncmuseumofhistory.org, (919) 807-7900


LORETTA LYNN — May 10, War Memorial Auditorium at the Greensboro Coliseum, www.greensborocoliseum.com