Entertainment calendar, High Points This Week (June 6-12, 2013)

Jun. 06, 2013 @ 12:46 AM


“CIRQUE 2013” will be performed by High Point Ballet at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the High Point Theatre, 220 E. Commerce Ave. The program by company choreographer Gary Taylor is designed to be a flight and fantasy through the world of dance, interpreted through choreography, props and imagery. $15, plus a $1.50 per ticket handling fee, www.highpointtheatre.com, 887-3001


HIGH POINT ARTS Market will be held 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday at Mendenhall Transportation Terminal, 220 E. Commerce Ave. Vendors will sell handmade items. The market, held each second Saturday this time of year, is sponsored by High Point Artists Network.


“HERE COMES THE BRIDE!” a Quaker wedding reenactment, will be held 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday at the High Point Museum Historical Park, 1859 E. Lexington Ave. Historical interpreters will reenact a typical ceremony, known for its simplicity and beauty, from the early American period and explain how it exemplifies Quaker beliefs. Participants may make an herbal sachet for $1 each (limit two per person), free for Historical Society members.

In concert

BURLINGTON BOYS Choir performs at 4 p.m. Sunday at Heidelberg United Church of Christ, 118 Salem St., Thomasville. The concert is the first in the church’s “Great Music From Heidelberg” 2013 series. The choir was founded more than 50 years ago in North Carolina, and it since has received six invitations to perform at the White House. It recently performed at the Advent Festival in Vienna, Austria. It is conducted by William Allred and accompanied by Woodson E. Faulkner II. Admission is free; an offering will be taken. 

HAPPYTONES Senior Chorus gives its spring concert at 7 p.m. Friday at Roy B. Culler Jr. Senior Center, 600 N. Hamilton St. The chorus will perform light classics and popular songs from musicals and spirituals. Refreshments will be served after the performance. Admission is free.  

On exhibit

MORTON W. HUBER of High Point shows his photography in the exhibit, “Descendants of the Maya,” through Aug. 30 at the Museum of Anthropology at Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem. Initially trained as a biochemist, Huber has created paintings and taken photographs throughout his career. Some of his art training was at Maryland Institute College of Art and New York-Phoenix School of Design, where he was chairman of the department of art. Locally, he has taught at High Point University and Salem College. He has published three books, all illustrated with is art and photography. He has traveled extensively, and the WFU exhibit is composed of 29 photos taken during a trip to Guatemala in 1965.