ARTISTICALLY SPEAKING-CALENDAR OF ART EVENTS

ARTIST SPACE OPENINGS AT THE ARTIST-IN (co-op gallery) on West Avenue in downtown Lenoir; stop in and take a look!

 FRYE ART STUDIO 

FALL SCHEDULE
CLASSES BEGIN 9/1/15

PLEASE SHARE

TUESDAYS
3:00-4:00 Elementary School Art (After school pickup for Davenport students)
4:15- 5:15 Elementary School Art

WEDNESDAYS
9:15-10:15 Home School Art
3:00-4:00 Elementary School Art (After school pickup for Davenport students)
4:15- 5:15 Middle/High School Art 
5:30-6:30 Elementary Art

THURSDAYS
9:00-11:00 Adult Art Class
3:00-4:00 Elementary School Art (After school pickup forDavenport students)
4:15- 5:15 Middle/ High School Art

Will have LADIES NIGHT GOUPS ONCE A MONTH.... TIME AND DATE TO BE ANNOUNCED EACH MONTH...

PRIVATE PARTIES AVAILABLE!!!!

(828) 320-7819
charlie@fryeartstudio.com

AUGUST – LENOIR – Register students now for classes with the Caldwell Arts Council’s JAM (Junior Appalachian Musicians) program. Classes will be available after-school at Granite Falls Elementary, Happy Valley K-8, and downtown Lenoir starting in October. Visit www.caldwellarts.com or call Adrienne at 828-754-2486 for more information.

through SEPTEMBER 30 - HIDDENITE - The Hiddentire Arts & Heritage Center's Lucas Mansion Gallery  will feature a new exhibit titled "Will the Circle be Unbroken". Call 828.632.6966 for more information. 

THROUGH SEPTEMBER 10 - NEW BERN - Craven Arts Council & Gallery will be holding its Juried Show ath their galley, The Bank of Arts. Artists may submit work for consideration online at www.cravenarts.org/juried-show.html. All chosen submissions will be displayed in the gallery for 2 months and there is $2,000 in prises across 5 catergories. Call 252.638.2577 or visit www.cravenarts.org for mroe information.  

AUGUST 24&25 - HUDSON - Auditions for Hudson's 20th Dinner Theatre Production "Guys and Dolls" will take place at 7pm at the Hudson Uptown Building. Call 828.728.8272 for more information. 

AUGUST 25 - HIDDENITE - The Hiddenite Arts & Heritage Museum will host a Port-a-Pit chicken fundraiser with all proceeds supporting the Center's ongoing art's program; tickets are $8. Call 828.632.6966 for more information or to purchase tickets. 

AUGUST 25 - BLOWING ROCK - BRAHM - After Coal:Welsh and Appalachian Mining Communities with Tom Hansell-Appalachian Documentary Film Series @ 6pm. $5/members & students and $7/non-members. Call 828.292.9099 for more information. 

through AUGUST 25 - SALISBURY - Call to water color artists for the Waterworks Visual Arts Center's Miniture Art Show and Sale. Deadline for art submission is August 25th.

AUGUST 25 - HUDSON - The Town of Hudson announces auditions for their 20th Dinner Theatre Production, the classic Americana Musical, “Guys and Dolls.”  Auditions will take place on Monday and Tuesday, August 24th and 25th at 7:00 PM at the Hudson Uptown Building, (HUB), 145 Cedar Valley Road, Hudson, NC 28638.  Roles are available for around 40 actors, singers and dancers, male and female, ranging in age from 16 to 75.  There are also positions available for costuming and backstage workers.  Auditions will consist of cold reading from the script and singing.  A prepared song is preferred but not required.  If you are interested in a particular role, please prepare a song performed by that character.  All performers in the show must be able to sing.  Please wear comfortable clothing and closed toe shoes to go through some dance steps.  Performances will take place on November 5th, 6th, 7th, 12th, 13th, and 14th at the HUB.  For further information, call Director Keith Smith at the Town of Hudson at (828) 728-8272.

 

AUGUST 25-27 – BANNER ELK – Masters Class in Mixed Media Collage and Acrylic Painting with Vae Hamilton at The Carlton Gallery – www.carltongallery.com/workshops/

AUGUST 25-29 – BOONE - Pottery: Hand-building and Pottery on the Wheel classes by Laurie Kirkpatrick at the Art of Living Retreat Center; program.artoflivingretreatcenter.org/pottery-studio-classes/.

AUGUST 26 - BOONE – Appalachian Summer Festival Film Series “Oranges and Sunshine” Schaefer Center for Performing Arts” www.appsummer.org

AUGUST 27 - WILKES - Paper Batiking with Nancy Carter. Batiking is achieved using rice paper, wax, watercolor and ink to  create an unique art piece. Beginner level, all supplies provided. Class is that Thursday from 6-8 p.m. and costs $35. 

AUGUST 27-28 – WEST JEFFERSON – Florence Thomas Art School presents Composition with instructor Robert Way;www.florenceartschool.org

AUGUST 28 - LENOIR – Friday After Five downtown features Southern Ember (Country, Southern Rock); 7pm on the Square. www.cityoflenoir.com/parks

AUGUST 28 - MORGANTON – Supreme Reflections, The Ultimate Tribute to the Music of Diana Ross & The Supremes, 7:30pm, Morganton COMMA Auditorium; www.commaonline.org

AUGUST 28 - BLOWING ROCK – The Inn at Ragged Gardens outdoor concert series presents “Possum Jenkins” 5:30-8:30pm

AUGUST 28 – BOONE – The Jones House Summer Concert Series presents Strictly Strings & Spencer Branch; http://joneshousecommunitycenter.org/concertsoutdoor.html

AUGUST 28-29 - MOORESVILLE - Intake for Mooresville Artist Guild Fall Art Show - details at http://magart.org/images/OtherPDF/2015%20Fall%20Art%20Fest%20Prospectus.pdf

AUGUST 29 - HUDSON - The FPA Theatre will be hosting auditions for the role of John Merrick in "The Elephant Man"at 3pm. Auditions for other roles will be September 14 from 7-9pm and September 15 from 7-9pm. For mroe information call 828.726.2319. 

AUGUST 29 – BOONE – Afro-Lachian Banjo and Appalachian Old-Time with Carl Johnson and The Elkville String Band – Blue Ridge Ballroom, Plemmons Student Center on the campus of ASU, 7:30pm - Joe Shannon’s Mountain Home Music-Celebrating Appalachian Culture,; www.mountainhomemusic.com

AUGUST 29-SEPT. 6 – BLOWING ROCK - “Ears on a Beatle” Ensemble Stage Blowing Rock;www.ensemblestage.com

AUGUST 30 – BLOWING ROCK – BRAHM presents New Century Saxophone Quarte (Baroque to innovative contemporary works)t, 5:30pm - http://www.blowingrockmuseum.org/concerts-at-the-museum/

through AUGUST 31 – MORGANTON - “Watercolor Society of North Carolina” on display at Morganton City Hall, www.ci.morganton.nc.us

through AUGUST 31 - HIDDENITE -  the Hiddenite Arts & Heritage Center's Emerging Artists Wall features an exciting nre exhibit that combines innovative materials and techniques with the use of recycled tin from colorful, printed, or patterened cans and containers. For more information call 828.632.6966 , NOW THRU JULY 24 – VALDESE - Old Rock School Arts Gallery presents Andrew Atkin (acrylic) and Victoria Bauer (oil, watercolor) reception June 4; www.visitvaldese.com

AUGUST 20, 27, & SEPTEMBER 3 - BOONE - Beginner's Jewelry Making with Anita Sirak from 6-8 p.m. - $18 a class or $50 for all 3. Call 828.264.1789 for more information. 

through AUGUST 31 – MORGANTON - “Watercolor Society of North Carolina” on display at Morganton City Hall, www.ci.morganton.nc.us

AUGUST through SEPT. 6 –HICKORY - “From The Master’s Hands (Eddie Hamrick, Woodright)” thru Sept 6 Hickory Museum of Art www.hickorymuseumofart.org

AUGUST through SEPTEMBER 6  - HICKORY – Hickory Museum of Art presents “Woven Together” art exhibit; reception & gallery talk May 29. www.hickoryart.org

AUGUST through SEPTEMBER 10 - NEW BERN - Entry deadline for the 2015 Juried Show at the Craven Arts Council & Gallery is September 10th. Visit www.callforentry.org or call 252.638.2577 for more information. 

AUGUST through SEPTEMBER 11 - BETHLEHEM -  The Bethlehem Community Community Development Association is now accepting applications for the 6th annual Bethlehem Day Festival to be held on September 19th, 2015. Food and Vendor applications are $25 and must be pre-registerd by September 11th. 

AUGUST through SEPTEMBER 24 - Call to artists 60+ years. Must be art that has been made in the last 5 years and should display what inspires and enlivens you. Artist can include up to two pieces. For more information or to schedule an interview please contace the Geezer Gallery Director, Turner Goins, at  828.400.4281 or send an email to turner@geezergallery.com. 

AUGUST through SEPTEMBER 30 - HIDDENITE - During the months of August and September, the Hiddenite Arts & Heritage Center’s Lucas Mansion Gallery will feature an exciting new exhibit by Uni4Artists as they explore the Center’s Celebration of the Arts theme, “Will the Circle be Unbroken

AUGUST through SEPTEMBER 30 –LENOIR - Cathy Taylor’s exhibit “Pigments Of Your Imagination” on display at Caldwell Memorial Hospital Art-in-Healing Gallery July through end of September; open 7am-8pm daily. 828-754-2486 or www.caldwellarts.com

AUGUST through NOV. 9 – BLOWING ROCK - Romantic Spirits: Nineteenth Century Paintings of the South from the Johnson Collection at Blowing Rock Museum;  www.blowingrockmuseum.org

AUGUST through NOVEMBER 15 – HICKORY - “Artistic Influences on Paul Whitener” thru Nov. 15 Hickory Museum of Art www.hickorymuseumofart.org

AUGUST through NOV. 15 – HICKORY - “Artistic Influences on Paul Whitener” thru Nov. 15 Hickory Museum of Art www.hickorymuseumofart.org

AUGUST through NOVEMBER 18 - HICKORY - The Downtown Hickory Farmers Market is open every Wednesday 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. and Saturdays 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. Each third Thursday is "Tastin' Tunes and Tomatoes" from 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. Located under the Sails in downtown Hickory. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SEPTEMBER 1 - NEWTONAbernethy Laurels, along with Carolina Style Chorus and the Alzheimer's Association, is hosting a free screening of the documentary, Alive Inside: A Story of Music and Memory. This event is open to the public and will be held Tuesday, September 1 at 6:30 pm at Spirit Place, Abernethy Laurels in Newton. The United Arts Council is proud to have been able to provide a Projects Pool grant to the Carolina Style Chorus for their related project Music and Memory which will provide iPod-based personalized music to residents of Abernethy Laurels long-term and memory care units. A truly amazing endeavor.

SEPTEMBER THROUGH OCTOBER 30 (Deadline subject to change) – LENOIR – Applications from sculptors will be accepted for sculptures to be installed in Tucker’s Gallery, Caldwell Arts Council’s downtown outdoor gallery of sculptures for sale; www.caldwellarts.com

SEPTEMBER 1 - LENOIR - Frye Art Studio begins its Fall Art Class Schedule- 3-4 p.m. is the Elementary School Art (After School pickup for Davenport students is available) 4:15-5:15 p.m. Elementary School Art-----The 3-4 o'clock class recurrs every Tuesday-Thrsday throughout the Fall---828.320.7819

SEPTEMBER 1-6 – HICKORY-  “From The Master’s Hands (Eddie Hamrick, Woodright)” thru Sept 6 Hickory Museum of Art www.hickorymuseumofart.org

SEPTEMBER 1 - 19 - RUTHERFORDTON - Rutherford County Visual Artist Guild invites you to attend the 2015 Celebration of the Arts Session #2 featuring glass, metals, jewelry, and oil & acrylic paintings. Call 828.288.5009 for more information. 

SEPTEMBER 1-OCT. 31 – MORGANTON - “Downtown Yesteryear” Picture Burke at Morganton City Hall, www.ci.morganton.nc.us

SEPTEMBER 1-NOV. 15 – HICKORY - “Artistic Influences on Paul Whitener” thru Nov. 15 Hickory Museum of Art www.hickorymuseumofart.org

SEPTEMBER 2 - LENOIR - Frye Art Studio begins its Fall Art Class Schedule- 9:15-10:15 a.m. is the Home School Art Class; 3-4 p.m. Elelmentary School Art (After school pickup for Davenport students available); 4:15-5:15 p.m. Middle/High School Art; 5:30-6:30 p.m. Elementary School Art--828.320.7819---These classes recurr every Wednesday throughout the Fall 

SEPTEMBER 3 - DECEMBER 10 - WILKES - Knitting with Cynthia Sturdivant. Class will run Wednesdays from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. and costs $65 for nonmembers and $60 for members. 

SEPTEMBER 3 - LENOIR - The Frye Art Studio begins its Fall art Class Schedule-9-11 a.m. Adult Art Class; 3-4 p.m. Elementary School Art (after school pickup available for Davenport students); 4:15-5:15 p.m. Middle/Highschool Art. 828.320.7819

SEPTEMBER 3 LENOIR - Tucker’s Barn Singer & Songwriters Series at 1841 Cafe in downtown Lenoirwww.tuckersbarn.com 828-729-5959 or www.theharperschool.org

SEPTEMBER 3 – LENOIR – Jeanne Enloe will instruct quilting and Needlework classes at the Senior Center beginning September 3. 828-758-2883; www.caldwellseniorcenter.org

SEPTEMBER 4 BLOWING ROCK – The Inn at Ragged Gardens outdoor concert series presents “Smokey Breeze” 5:30-8:30pm

SEPTEMBER 4 –WEST JEFFERSON – Florence Thomas Art School presents First Friday-Alcohol Ink/Greeting Cards with instructor Dawn Wicklow; www.florenceartschool.org

SEPTEMBER 4 & 5 - HICKORY - Hickory Community Theatre presents "Legally Blonde" at 8 p.m. For tickets and information call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hickorytheatre.org---see also August 10-13 & August 17-20. 

SEPTEMBER 4-6 – LENOIR - Happy Valley Fiddlers Convention on the Jones Farm in Happy Valley;www.happyvalleyfiddlers.com

SEPTEMBER 4-29 - VALDESE NWG  New Window Gallery  (Play It Again Record Building) 150 West Main St. Valdese, NC 28690 828 874-1800, HOURS: 11-5 Tues- Sat   (24 hr. lit window display), Caron Baker-Wike & Students Works of Wishful Thinking Studio, Lenoir NC, Handbuilt Clay Pottery And Ceramics

SEPTEMBER 5 – LENOIR – Regional JAM-Fest during Happy Valley Fiddlers Convention on the Jones Farm in Happy Valley – one of Caldwell Arts Council’s programs – well known musicians will conduct teaching sessions on Fiddle, Banjo, Guitar and Mandolin to junior players, opportunities for stage performance & competitions – JAM-Fest is a program of the Caldwell Arts Council; www.caldwellarts.com

SEPTEMBER 6 – BOONE – Hammered Dulcimer, Guitar and Bass with a Twist – with Walt Michaels and Company Joe Shannon’s Mountain Home Music-Celebrating Appalachian Culture, Harvest House Performing Arts Venue, Boone; www.mountainhomemusic.com

SEPTEMBER 7 - BLOWING ROCK – BRAHM presents Roy Book Binder Concert (finger-picking blues learned at the feet of legendary bluesmen Rev. Gary Davis and Pink Anderson) at the Museumhttp://www.blowingrockmuseum.org/concerts-at-the-museum/

SEPTEMBER 7-9 – WEST JEFFERSON – Tom Edgerton Portrait Workshop “Life on Canvas” Florence Thomas Art School; 336-846-3827; www.FlorenceArtSchool.orgwww.TomEdgerton.com

SEPTEMBER 7-9 – WEST JEFFERSON – Florence Thomas Art School presents Oils-Portraits with instructor Tom Edgerton;www.florenceartschool.org

TUESDAYS-SEPTEMBER 8 - OCTOBER 18 - BOONE - Introduction to East Asian Brush Painting with Dawn Wicklow from 2-4:30 p.m. OR 6-8:30 p.m. Call 828.264.1789 for more information.

SEPTEMBER 8 - MORGANTON -  "Mind Over Music: A Memory Care Symposium: featuring Teepa Snow, a nationaly recognized dementia educator and Maestro David Dworking. Event is FREE to the public and will be held at the Foothills Higer Education Conference Center from 9am-12pm and 2-5pm. Call 828.850.8402 to register or for more information.

SEPTEMBER 8 - OCTOBER 13 - WILKES - Handbuilding Pottery Class with Kin Reid. Students will learn basic hand building techniques, clay carving, sculpting, and glazing. Classes will run on Tuesdays from 4:15 - 5:30 p.m. and are for children after school,  costs are $80 for nonmembers and $70 for members. 

SEPTEMBER 8-OCTOBER 13 - WILKES- ADVANCED CLAY WITH REMO PIRACCI. This class will be based on Remo's techniques. Members of this class will dicuss and determine their own goals. Class will be held on Tuesdays from 1-3 p.m. and is $120 for nonmenbers and $110 for members. 

SEPTEMBER 9, 16, & 23 - BOONE - Knitting for Advanced Beginners with Shirley MacNulty from 10 a.m. - Noon, $60. Call 828.264.1789 for more information.

SEPTEMBER 9 - BOONE - Turchin Center Fall Lecture Series featuring Annie Waldrop's "The Seen & Unseen" For more information about Annie Waldrop’s exhibition at the Turchin Center, please see: http://tcva.org/exhibitions/1581. Event begins at 7 p.m.

SEPTEMBER 9 - OCTOBER 1 - BLOWING ROCK - The Blowing Rock Art & History Museum hosts an exhibit by the Blue Ridge Painters. These artists share their joy of living in the Blue Ridge mountains and express it throug htheir diverse approaches. Opening Reception for this exhibit is Thursday, September 10th from 5-6:30 p.m.

SEPTEMBER 9-OCTOBER 7 - WILKES - BEGINNING STAINED GLASS W/ KEVIN MCKEITHLAN. Learn to cut, grindm solder, and foil glass into a pattern to make a minituare stained glass window. All supplies and tools will be provided. Class will run Wednesdays from 5-7:30 p.m. and costs $120 for nonmenbers and $110 for members. 

SEPTEMBER 9 – LENOIR – Caldwell Heritage Museum Coffee with the Curator presents “The Battle of Kings Mountain: The Turning Point in the War That Won Us Our Freedoms” with Senator James Broyhill;www.caldwellmuseum.org

THURSDAYS - SEPTEMBER 10 - OCTOBER 10 - BOONE -  Introduction to Puppetry with Greg Stamp from 6-8 p.m. or Saturdays September 12 - October 12,  2-4 p.m., $20 per classCall 828.264.1789 for more information.

SEPTEMBER 10 - BOONE - Arty Parties!!! Painting a "Sunset with Trees". All parties are taught by Raney Rogers and are held from 5:30-7:30 p.m., all materials and instruction included, and are $35/person. Call 828.264.1789 to book your party! 

SEPTEMBER 10 - OCTOBER 15 - WILKES - Mix Media Paint Class with Delisa Anderson. In this class students will explore the use of watercolor, acrylic, collage, and colored pencils to create a variety of subjects. Class will run Thursdays and is for students after school, costs is $80 for nonmembers and $70 for members. 

SEPTEMBER 10 - AUGUST 15- WILKES - Beginner pottery class at the Wilkes Art Gallery. This class will teach the basics of how to make a cylinder, a cowl, a plate, and a cup along with the basics of glazing. This class will be taught by Jane Maddocks, the costs are $120 for nonmombers and $110 for members, and will run on Thursdays from 5:30-7:30 p.m. 

SEPTEMBER 10 ARTIST CALL DEADLINE – Craven Arts Council & Gallery invites artists to enter 2015 Bank of the Arts Annual Juried Exhibition www.cravenarts.org; 252-638-2577

SEPTEMBER 10 – MORGANTON – The Midtown Men, 4 Stars from the original Broadway cast of Jersey Boys at Morganton COMMA Auditorium; 9www.commaonline.org

SEPTEMBER 10-11 – WEST JEFFERSON - Florence Thomas Art School presents Drawing the Landscape-Graphite with instructor Robert Way; www.florenceartschool.org

SEPTEMBER 10-13 - HICKORY - Hickory Community Theatre presents "Legally Blonde" at 8 p.m---Show will be at 7:30 p.m. in the 10th and at 2:30 p.m. on the 13th. For tickets and information call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hickorytheatre.org---see also August 17-20. 

SEPTEMBER 11-13 & 18-20 - HUDSON - Arsenic and Old Lace by Joseph Kesselring. Call 828.726.2318 for more information. 

SEPTEMBER 11 –LENOIR - Blue Jeans (casual) dinner party 7-9pm to welcome sculptors attending 30thAnnual Sculpture Celebration – a program by the Caldwell Arts Council. 828-754-2486www.caldwellarts.com

SEPTEMBER 11 - BLOWING ROCK – The Inn at Ragged Gardens outdoor concert series presents “Soul Benefactor” 5:30-8:30pm

SEPTEMBER 11 ARTIST CALL DEADLINE – BETHLEHEM -  Bethlehem Day Festival vendors applications deadline (Event September 19) – Call Bud & Judy Caywood 828-495-1057; www.Bethlehem-cda.org or bethlehemday@gmail.com

SEPTEMBER 11-13 - GREENSBORO NC - National Folk Festival - Visit www.nationalfolkfestival.com

SEPTEMBER 11-13 – HUDSON – Foothills Performing Arts presents Arsenic and Old Lace;www.fpatheatre.org

SEPTEMBER 12 – LENOIR – Lenoir Parks & Rec presents Fabulous Family Films on the Square in downtown Lenoir starting at 8:30 (rain location is Old Lenoir High School): “Strange Magic”.;www.cityoflenoir.com

SEPTEMBER 12 – HICKORY – Hickory Museum of Art presents The Autolawn Party;www.hickoryart.orgwww.theautolawn.com

SEPTEMBER 12 – BLOWING ROCK – Blowing Rock Art in the Park 10a-5p;www.blowingrock.com/artinthepark

SEPTEMBER 12 –LENOIR - 30TH annual Sculpture Celebration 9am-4pm at the TH Broyhill Walking Park off Norwood Street – a program of the Caldwell Arts Council. www.caldwellarts.com 828-754-2486.

SEPTEMBER 14-OCTOBER 12 - WILKES - BEGINNING WATERCOLOR WITH NANCY CARTER.  Wit h a focus on the study of color this beginners class will teach strong basic water color skills to advance the students skills to the next level. Students must provide their own brushes and paper, all other supplies will be provided. The class will run on Mondays from 5-7:30 p.m. and the cost is $120 for nonmenbers and $110 for members. 

SEPTEMBER 14-OCTOBER 19 - WILKES -  Intermediate Pottery class taught by Jane Maddocks at the Wilkes Art gallery. This class will combine some of the students own skill  with some hand build elements to alter, add, and subtract to create and original and unique look. This class will run on Mondays from 5:50-7:30 p.m. and is $120 for a nonmember and $110 for members. 

SEPTEMBER 14-15 – HUDSON – Auditions for “The Elephant Man” at Foothills Performing Arts Theatre;www.fpatheatre.org

SEPTEMBER 14-15 – WEST JEFFERSON – Florence Thomas Art School presents Books With An Origami Touch with instructor Sharon Sharp; www.florenceartschool.org

SEPTEMBER 15 WRITERS CALL DEADLINE – FRANKLIN COUNTY – Franklin County Arts Council Writers Guild call to writers of poetry, fiction and creative non-fiction for 2016 issue of County Lines: A Literary Journal; CountyLinesLiteraryJournal@gmail.com

SEPTEMBER 15-17 – BANNER ELK – Heartfelt Art Expressions-Art Is A Prayer with Toni Carlton at The Carlton Gallery – www.carltongallery.com/workshops/

SEPTEMBER 15-NOVEMBER 14 – BRAHM presents “The Sculptor’s Voice”www.blowingrockmuseum.org

SEPTEMBER 17 – HICKORY - Downtown Hickory Art Crawl; 828-322-1121 orwww.downtownhickory.com

SEPTEMBER 17 – HICKORY - Strictly Clean & Decent to perform during “Tastin’, Tunes & Tomatoes” (downtown Hickory farmers market)

SEPTEMBER 17-OCTOBER 8 – HICKORY – Full Circle Arts’ Seventh Annual Silent Auction

SEPTEMBER 17-20 - HICKORY - Hickory Community Theatre presents "Legally Blonde" at 8 p.m---show will be at 7:30 p.m. on the 17th and at 2:30 p.m. on the 20th. For tickets and information call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hickorytheatre.org

SEPTEMBER 17-20 - HIGH POINT -Piedmont Plein Air Paintout (P3) The dates for this year are September 17-20. A quick paint is on Thursday, 2-5:00. All day Friday and Saturday, the artists paint in predetermined locations. Sunday is our final day with live music, food trucks available for lunch, art exhibit and sale.... 11:30-3:30 ish. All days are free except for a $5 entrance fee for Sunday. j. Gallery is in the J. H. Adams Inn. Phone is 336-885-7011. Julie@jgalleryhp.com The website is www.piedmontpaintout.com.

SEPTEMBER 18 - BLOWING ROCK – The Inn at Ragged Gardens outdoor concert series presents “Harris Brothers” 5:30-8:30pm

SEPTEMBER 18 & 19 - HICKORY - Hickory Museum of Art ad the Poetry of the Present presents The Face-to-Face in the Foothills Poetry Festival. Begins at 9am each day; advanced registration $50 via paypal at nposey27@gmail.com. 

SEPTEMBER 18-20 – HUDSON – Foothills Performing Arts presents Arsenic and Old Lace;www.fpatheatre.org

SEPTEMBER 19 - GRANITE FALLS -  The 7th Annual Granite Falls Merchants Association Festival on Main will be held on September 19th from 2-8 p.m. in historic downtown Granite Falls. With a variety of activities, displays, and vendors it will be a day of family fun! www.granitefallsmerchantsnc.org

SEPTEMBER 19 - BETHLEHEM - 6th Annual Bethlehem Day Festival - Featuring live music, entertainment, activities for children, arts & crafts, and food & drinks. Located at the crossroads of Shiloh Church Road and Rink Dam Road. For moreinformation contact Bud & Judy Caywood at 828-495-1057or bethlehemday@gmail.com. Call for Pickers, Artists, Crafters, - The Bethlehem Community Development Association announces the 6th Annual Bethlehem Day Festival and Classic Car Cruise In set for Saturday, September 19th, 2015 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM is calling for all “Pickers”.  The festival will set up a “Pickin’ Tent” for all musicians to come share their talents and music throughout the day. Bethlehem Day will be located in same NEW location as last year at the crossroads of Shiloh Church and Rink Dam Road in Bethlehem (Alexander County).    The annual fall event features live music, entertainment and activities for children, arts & crafts, food & drinks.  Craft and food vendor applications are $25.  All applications are available at www.Bethlehemcda.org or can be requested at bethlehemday@gmail.com.  Applications with fees made out to BCDA should be mailed to BCDA, PO Box 6370, Hickory, NC 28603.  For more information contact Bud & Judy Caywood at 828-495-1057, or bethlehemday@gmail.com.

SEPTEMBER 19 – MORGANTON – Burke Arts Council’s Third Annual Burke County Artist Studio Tour;www.burkearts.org

SEPTEMBER 19 – BLOWING ROCK – Second Annual Blowing Rock Music Festival 9am-8:30pm at The Blowing Rock. http://www.theblowingrock.com/event/the-blowing-rock-music-festival-2014/

SEPTEMBER 20 DEADLINE - ArtSpace in Raleigh Open Call for innovative work for solo and/or group exhibitions from emerging and established visual artists working in all media; www.callforentry.org; www.artspacenc.org; 919-821-2787

SEPTEMBER 22-24 – BANNER ELK – Realistic Impressionism in Oils Part 1 with Egi Antonaccio at The Carlton Gallery – www.carltongallery.com/workshops/

SEPTEMBER 23 - BOONE - Turchin Center Fall Lacture Series feature Kristen Stolle, Joseph Bathanti, and students in "Intervention" a poem/post modern prose performance. For more information about Kristen Stolle's exhibition at the Turchin Center, please see: http://tcva.org/exhibitions/1666. Event begins at  7 p.m.

SEPTEMBER 25 - NOVEMBER 15 - BAKERSVILLE - "Forged and Foraged" is the latest visiting artist show to be presetnted by Mica, a fine arts gallery in Bakersville, NC. Featuring Paige Davis, metal artist, and John D. Richards, the human art machine. Reception is September 26th at 5pm. Call 828.688.6422 for more information. 

SEPTEMBER 24 - BOONE - Arty Parties!!! Painting a "Lovers Pause". All parties are taught by Raney Rogers and are held from 5:30-7:30 p.m., all materials and instruction included, and are $35/person. Call 828.264.1789 to book your party! 

SEPTEMBER 24 - BLOWING ROCK - FREE ART WORKSHOP from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at the BRAHM Education Center. The artists will guide participants in Gelatiun Mold printing, cloud painting, and collage. Open to adults and Children over 6. 

SEPTEMBER 25 - BLOWING ROCK – The Inn at Ragged Gardens outdoor concert series presents “Lucky Strikes” 5:30-8:30pm

SEPTEMBER 25-26 – HUDSON – Auditions for “The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe” at the JE Broyhill Civic Center with Foothills Performing Arts; www.fpatheatre.org

SEPTEMBER 26 - HAPPY VALLEY/LENOIR -  Happy Valley Optimist Park Family Fun Fest invites artists/crafters for booths;  Traci 828-855-5808 or Carrie 828-215-0859; justforyouevents@yahoo.com 

SEPTEMBER 26 - HAPPY VALLEY/LENOIR - Happy Valley's Family Fun Fest at the Happy Valley Optmist Park from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. This even is free to the public and the first 100 adults and 25 children July through the gate will recieve a bag a goodies with something from all of the venders!  

SEPTEMBER 26 – WEST JEFFERSON – Art on the Mountain 9am-3pm on Ashe Arts Center grounds; gathering of fine artists & master crafts persons; artists contact jane@ashecountyarts.org; 336-846-2787 www.ashecountyarts.org

SEPTEMBER 26-NOVEMBER 15 – BANNER ELK – 2015 Autumn Group Exhibition “Celebrating a Lifetime of Art featuring Warren Dennis at The Carlton Gallery www.carltongallery.com/schedule/

SEPTEMBER 28 ARTIST CALL DEADLINE –LENOIR - Caldwell Visual Artists (2-D and 3-D) invited to compete for cash awards in the annual Caldwell Visual Artists Competition at the Caldwell Arts Council; deliver 2 pieces of artwork on September 28. Prospectus with requirements at www.caldwellarts.com, 828-754-2486. Opening Reception October 2, 5-7pm, then open Tuesday-Friday 9-5 & Saturdays 10-2

SEPTEMBER 29 & OCTOBER 6 - WILKES - HAND BUILDING CONTEMPORARY  NATIVITY SCENE WITH DEBBIE JOHNSON. This class will create a small creche with Mary, Joseph, and the babe in a contemporary style. This class is beginner level and will run on Tuesdays from 6-7p.m. Costs is $80 for nonmembers and $70 for members. 

SEPTEMBER 29-OCTOBER 1 – BANNER ELK – Realistic Impressionism in Oils Part 2 with Egi Antonaccio at The Carlton Gallery – www.carltongallery.com/workshops/

SEPTEMBER 29 - OCTOBER 17 - RUTHERFORDTON -  Rutherford County Visual Artist Guild invites you to attend the 2015 Celebration of the Arts Session #3 featuring wood, fiber, baskets, and works on paper. call 828.288.5009 for more information. 

SEPTEMBER 30-NOVEMBER 6 – MORGANTON – Burke Arts Council presents The Second Annual Juried Photography Exhibition; artist reception October 2; www.burkearts.org

 

 

OCTOBER 1-31 – MORGANTON - “Downtown Yesteryear” Picture Burke at Morganton City Hall,www.ci.morganton.nc.us

OCTOBER 1-NOV. 15 – HICKORY-  “Artistic Influences on Paul Whitener” thru Nov. 15 Hickory Museum of Art www.hickorymuseumofart.org

OCTOBER 1-DEC. 30 –LENOIR -  Vaun Healey’s exhibit “Art Is My Heart” on display at Caldwell Memorial Hospital Art-in-Healing Gallery July through end of December – brought to you by the Caldwell Arts Council; open 7am-8pm daily. 828-754-2486 or www.caldwellarts.com

OCTOBER 2 - BLOWING ROCK – The Inn at Ragged Gardens outdoor concert series presents “Worthless Son in Laws” 5:30-8:30pm

OCTOBER 2 – WEST JEFFERSON – Florence Thomas Art School presents First Friday-Pumpkin Carving;www.florenceartschool.org

OCTOBER 2-31 –LENOIR  - “Caldwell Visual Artists Competition” features 2-D and 3-D artwork by Caldwell County artists in competition for cash prizes at the Caldwell Arts Council. www.caldwellarts.com828-754-2486 Open Tuesday-Friday 9-5 & Saturdays 10-2

OCTOBER 3 - LENOIR-RHYNE UNIVERSITY- The Western Piedmont Symphony presents "On The Road Again" featuring Adrian N. Smith at 7:70 p.m.Call 828.324.8603 for more information. 

OCTOBER 3 - HICKORY - Hickory Community Theatre present "Dueling Divas!" at 8 p.m. Call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hickorytheatre.org for more information. 

OCTOBER 3 – BLOWING ROCK – Blowing Rock Art in the Park 10a-5p;www.blowingrock.com/artinthepark

OCTOBER 3 - MORGANTON – Artists/Craftspeople AND volunteers wanted for Community Strong Day for Art4aPurpose.Org; www.art4apurpose.org or 828-475-2881

OCTOBER 4-NOVEMBER 13 – VALDESE – Old Rock School art gallery presents Carolina’s Nature Photographers; Bob Phipps photography; www.visitvaldese.com

OCTOBER 5-7 – WEST JEFFERSON – Florence Thomas Art School presents Watercolors with instructor Ted Head;www.florenceartschool.org

OCTOBER 6-NOV. 4 – BETHLEHEM - Autumn Inspiration artwork by Foothills Visual Artists Guild at Bethlehem Library

OCTOBER 7 - LENOIR - First jury-in for new items for the Caldwell Arts Council's Satie's Holiday Sale in December. Details at http://www.caldwellarts.com/301-arts-council-gallery-december-2015/

OCTOBER 8 - BOONE - Arty Parties!!! Painting a "Fall Birch Trees". All parties are taught by Raney Rogers and are held from 5:30-7:30p.m., all materials and instruction included, and are $35/person. Call 828.264.1789 to book your party! 

CTOBER 8-9 – WEST JEFFERSON – Florence Thomas Art School presents Oils with instructor Hillarie Lambert;www.florenceartschool.org

OCTOBER 9 - BLOWING ROCK – The Inn at Ragged Gardens outdoor concert series presents “Soul Benefactor” 5:30-8:30pm

OCTOBER 10 - GRANITE FALLS - Get ready for the 33rd Annual Molasses Festival at Sims Country BBQ on October 10! We are excited to share this day of fun and fellowship with our friends and customers. We will have live music and entertainment, vendors, craft demonstrations, fun for kids, and of course--molasses making! Fun for the whole family! Location is Sims Country Bar-B-Que in Dudley Shoals, NC (Our street address is 6160 Petra Mill Rd, Granite Falls, NC 28630)Contact information: Whitney Braswell - simsbbq.whitney@gmail.com or Facebook page: facebook.com/simscountrybbq

OCTOBER 10-11 – SPRUCE PINE – Spruce Pine Potters Market; 917-747-6485 or www.sprucepinepottersmarket.com

OCTOBER 12 – WEST JEFFERSON – Florence Thomas Art School presents Heritage Craft-Barn Quilts with instructor Renee Brooks; www.florenceartschool.org

OCTOBER 13 & 20 - BOONE - Introduction to Paper Mache' for Adults with Susan Weinberg from 6-8 p.m., $55. Call 828.264.1789 for more information.

OCTOBER 13-15 – BANNER ELK – Exploration in Oil/Cold Wax/Mixed Media with Lisa B. boardwine at The Carlton Gallery – www.carltongallery.com/workshops/

OCTOBER 14 – LENOIR – Caldwell Heritage Museum Coffee with the Curator presents “The Fellowship of Kindred Minds: History of Caldwell County Churches with John O. Hawkins, Director Emeritus;www.caldwellmuseum.org

OCTOBER 14 - BOONE - Turchin Center Fall Lecture Series featuring Endia Beal in "The Performance Review" (previously titled "Can I Touch It) about the struggles of African-American women. For more information about Endia Beal’s exhibition at the Turchin Center, please see: http://tcva.org/exhibitions/1664  Event begins at 7 p.m.

OCTOBER 15 – HICKORY - The Neighbors to perform during “Tastin’, Tunes & Tomatoes” (downtown Hickory farmers market)

OCTOBER 15 – MORGANTON – Live and Let Die, a Symphonic Tribute to the music of Paul McCartney at Morganton COMMA Auditorium; www.commaonline.org

OCTOBER 15-16 – WEST JEFFERSON – Florence Thomas Art School presents Heritage Craft-Adirondack Pack Basket with instructor Cathey Purvey; www.florenceartschool.org

OCTOBER 16 & 17 - HICKORY - Hickory Community Theatre present s "Game's Afoot" at 8 p.m. Call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hickorytheatre.org for more information. See also October 22-25 & October 29-30.

OCTOBER 16-17 – HICKORY - Catawba Valley Quilters’ Guild show at Hickory Metro Convention Center; jypearce@charter.net or www.catawbavalleyquiltersguild.com

OCTOBER 17 – MORGANTON – Burke Arts Council’s October Oyster and Shrimp Festival;www.burkearts.org

OCTOBER 18 – HICKORY - Hickory Choral Society performs at First Baptist Church, Hickory

OCTOBER 20-22 – BANNER ELK -  Follow Your Intuition-Exploration in Acrylics with Debbie Arnold at The Carlton Gallery – www.carltongallery.com/workshops/

OCTOBER 21 - BOONE - Turchin Center Fall Levture Series featuring Andrew David Cox in "Back to Boone: The Editorial Cartoons of David Cox" For more information please see: http://tcva.org/exhibitions.  Event begins at 7 p.m.

OCTOBER 22- BOONE - Arty Parties!!! Painting a "Full Moom Mountain Scene". All parties are taught by Raney Rogers and are held from 5:30-7:30 p.m., all materials and instruction included, and are $35/person. Call 828.264.1789 to book your party! 

OCTOBER 22-25 - HICKORY - Hickory Community Theatre present s "Game's Afoot" at 8 p.m--the show will begin at 7:30 p.m. on the 21st and at 2:30 p.m. on the 24th. Call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hickorytheatre.org for more information. See also October 29-30.

OCTOBER 24 – LENOIR – Lenoir Parks & Rec presents Fabulous Family at 8:30pm at the Old Lenoir High School Auditorium: “Box Trolls”; www.cityoflenoir.com

OCTOBER 29 & 30 - HICKORY - Hickory Community Theatre presents "Game's Afoot" at 7:30 p.m. on the 29th and at 8 p.m on the 30th. Call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hickorytheatre.org for more information.

OCTOBER 31 - HICKORY - The Hickory Community Theatre presents "THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW" at 9 p.m. and Midnight on Halloween Night. Call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hickorytheatre.org for more information. 

 

 

NOVEMBER 1 - HICKORY- The Hickory Community Theatre presents "Game's Afoot" at 2:30 p.m. Call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hickorytheatre.org for more information. 

NOVEMBER 1-15 – HICKORY - “Artistic Influences on Paul Whitener” thru Nov. 15 Hickory Museum of Art www.hickorymuseumofart.org

NOVEMBER 1-DEC. 31 – MORGANTON - “Paint, Pen, and Pastel” – Edgewood Cottage Artists from 2014 on display at Morganton City Hall

NOVEMBER 4 - BOONE - Arty Parties!!! Painting a "Turkey in the Straw". All parties are taught by Raney Rogers and are held from 5:30-7:30 p.m., all materials and instruction included, and are $35/person. Call 828.264.1789 to book your party! 

NOVEMBER 4 - LENOIR - Second jury-in for new items for the Satie's Holiday Sale at the Caldwell Arts Council. Details at http://www.caldwellarts.com/301-arts-council-gallery-december-2015/

NOVEMBER 5-7 & 12-14 - HUDSON - The Hudson Uptown Building presents its' 20th dinner theatre production "Guys and Dolls. call 828.726.8871 for more information. 

NOVEMBER 6 & 7 - HICKORY - The Hickory Community Theatre presents "Watson Intelligence" at 8 p.m. Call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hickorytheatre.org for more information. See also November 12-14 & November 19-21.

NOVEMBER 6 – MORGANTON – “All Hands on Deck” performance at Morganton COMMA Auditorium;www.commaonline.org

NOVEMBER 6 – WEST JEFFERSON – Florence Thomas Art School presents First Friday-Felted Flowers with instructor Jane Campbell; www.florenceartschool.org

NOVEMBER 6-8 – HUDSON – Foothills Performing Arts presents “The Elephant Man”www.fpatheatre.org

NOVEMBER 6-21 –LENOIR - “Young At Art-Middle/High Student Artwork” exhibit at the Caldwell Arts Council; reception November 6, 3-6pm. www.caldwellarts.com 828-754-2486, then open Monday-Friday 9-5 & Saturdays 10-2

NOVEMBER 7 –LENOIR – Hues & Brews Festival bringing together visual arts & brewing arts – Studio Tours July throughout Caldwell County and Festival in downtown Lenoir – a program from the Caldwell Arts Council. www.caldwellarts.com 828-754-2486

NOVEMBER 7 – LENOIR – JE Broyhill Civic Center presents “Mandolin Orange” 828-726-2407; www.broyhillcenter.com

NOVEMBER 7 – HICKORY/LENOIR-RHYNE UNIVERSITY- The Western Piedmont Symphony presents Daniel Tosk by in 'How They Do It Up North" at 7:30 p.m. Call 828.324.8603 for more information. 

NOVEMBER 11- BOONE - Turchin Center Fall Lecture Series featuring Beth Hetland, in conjuction with the "Cartoon College" film series*, in "At the Junction of Words and Pictures: The Tenth Anniversary of the center for Cartoon Studies" at 7 p.m. For more information oh this event please see: http://tcva.org/exhibitions. *This event begines at 6 p.m.

NOVEMBER 12-14 - HICKORY - The Hickory Community Theatre presents "Watson Intelligence" at 7:30 p.m. on the 12th and at 8 p.m. on the 13th & 14th. Call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hickorytheatre.org for more information. See also November 19-21.

NOVEMBER 13-15 – HUDSON – Foothills Performing Arts presents “The Elephant Man”www.fpatheatre.org

NOVEMBER 13-DECEMBER 22 – MORGANTON – Burke Arts Council presents First Frost Art Show & Sale; artist reception November 13; www.burkearts.org

NOVEMBER 19 - BOONE - Arty Parties!!! Painting a "Deck the Halls". All parties are taught by Raney Rogers and are held from 5:30-7:30p.m.,all materials and instrustion included, and are $35/person. Call 828.264.1789 to book your party! 

NOVEMBER 19 – MORGANTON – “Country Royalty” Jason Petty and Carylyn Martin pay tribute to Hank Williams and Patsy Cline at Morganton COMMA Auditorium; www.commaonline.org

NOVEMBER 19 – HICKORY – Caroling Under the Sails in downtown Hickory

NOVEMBER 19-21 - HICKORY - The Hickory Community Theatre presents "Watson Intelligence" at 7:30 p.m. on the 19th and at 8 p.m. on the 20th & 21st. Call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hickorytheatre.org for more information.

NOVEMBER 21 - LENOIR - Lenoir Downtown Christmas Festival 10am-4pm - sponsored by Caldwell Rotary Club Deadline for vendor fees/application is November 1 - Details at: uploads/file/2015LenoirXmasFestApp.pdf

NOVEMBER 27-APRIL 30 – BANNER ELK – 2015/16 Winter Group Exhibition featuring various artists & “Small Works” at The Carlton Gallery www.carltongallery.com/schedule/

 

NOVEMBER 29-JANUARY 2016 – VALDESE – Old Rock School presents Holiday Art & Fine Crafts: Beth Oczkowski (quilling), Angel Vite (oil) and other artists in Studio 101, Galleries I & II;www.visitvaldese.com

 

 

 

DECEMBER 1-31 –MORGANTON - “Paint, Pen, and Pastel” – Edgewood Cottage Artists from 2014 on display at Morganton City

DECEMBER 2 - BOONE - Arty Parties!!! Painting a "Christmas Tree Field". All parties are taught by Raney Rogers and are held from 5:30-7:30p.m., all materials and instrustion included, and are $35/person. Call 828.264.1789 to book your party! 

DECEMBER 3-6 – LENOIR – JE Broyhill Civic Center and Foothills Performing Arts presents “The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe”; www.broyhillcenter.com 828-726-2407, or www.fpatheatre.org

DECEMBER 4 - LENOIR - Lenoir Downtown Christmas Parade starts at 6pm

DECEMBER 4 & 5 - HICKORY - The Hickory Community Theatre presents "Music Man" at 8 p.m. Call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hickorytheatre.org for more information. See also December 10-13 & December 17-20. 

DECEMBER 4-6 – HICKORY - Hickory Choral Society performs at Corinth Reformed Church, Hickory

DECEMBER 4-23 –LENOIR - “Satie’s Holiday Sale” at the Caldwell Arts Council; whole house filled with beautiful handmade items for creative gifting. www.caldwellarts.com 828-754-2486 Grand opening Friday December 4th, 5-7pm, hosted by Caldwell Women’s Club; open M-F 9-6 & Saturdays 10-3.

DECEMBER 5 – HUDSON – Hudson Uptown Building Christmas Show, craft & food vendors –www.facebook.com/TheHudsonUptownBuilding; 828-726-8871

DECEMBER 7-8 – HUDSON – Auditions for “To Kill A Mockingbird” at Foothills Performing Arts;www.fpatheatre.org 

DECEMBER 10-13 - HICKORY - The Hickory Community Theatre presents "Music Man" at 8 p.m---show will begin at 7:30 p.m. on the 10th and at 2:30 p.m. on the 13th. Call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hickorytheatre.org for more information. See also December 17-20. 

DECEMBER 11 – MORGANTON – Tony Orlando “The Great American Christmas” at Morganton COMMA Auditorium; www.commaonline.org

DECEMBER 12 – LENOIR – Lenoir Parks & Rec presents Fabulous Family at 8:30pm at the Old Lenoir High School Auditorium: “The Polar Express”; www.cityoflenoir.com

DECEMBER 17-20 - HICKORY - The Hickory Community Theatre presents "Music Man" at 8 p.m---show will begin at 7:30 p.m. on the 17th and at 2:30 p.m. on the 20th. Call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hickorytheatre.org for more information.

DECEMBER 22 – MORGANTON – Sweet Potato Pie & Puddingstone present “Homegrown Christmas” at Morganton COMMA Auditorium; www.commaonline.org

DECEMBER 31 - HICKORY - The Hickory Community Theatre presents James Gregory "The Funniest Man in America" at 8 p.m. on New Years Eve. Call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hickorytheatre.org for more information. 

 

 

 

2016

JANUARY 9 - LENOIR - The J.E. Broyhill Civic Center and Milton Harkey Bluegrass presents "Dailey & Vincent" on Saturday Jan. 9th at 7:30 p.m. Call 828-726-2407 or visit www.broyhillcenter.com for more information. 

JANUARY 8-9 – HUDSON – Auditions for “Jesus Christ Superstar at Foothills Performing Arts;www.fpatheatre.org

JANUARY 10 – MORGANTON – “Buddy” The Buddy Holly Story, National Broadway Tour at Morganton COMMA Auditorium; www.commaonline.org

JANUARY 15 & 16 - HICKORY - The Hickory Community Theatre presents "Superior Donuts" at 8 p.m.For more information call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hickorytheatre.org. See also January 21-24 and January 28-31. 

JANUARY 21-24 - HICKORY - The Hickory Community Theatre presents "Superior Donuts" at 8 p.m--show will begin at 7:30 p.m. on the 21st and at 2:30 p.m. on the 24th. For more information call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hickorytheatre.org. See also January 28-31. 

JANUARY 28-31 - HICKORY - The Hickory Community Theatre presents "Superior Donuts" at 8 p.m--show will begin at 7:30 p.m. on the 28th and at 2:30 p.m. on the 31st. For more information call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hickorytheatre.org.

JANUARY 30, LENOIR – JE Broyhill Civic Center presents Jon Reep! 828-726-2407; www.broyhillcenter.com

FEBRUARY 5 & 6 - HICKORY - The Hickory Community Theatre presents "Outside Mullingar" at 8 p.m.Call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hickorytheatre.org for more information. See also February 11-13 & February 18-20. 

FEBUARY 6 - LENOIR-RHYNE UNIVERSITY - The Western Piedmont University presents David Gross in "Ballet & Brahms" at 7:30. Call 828.324.8603 for more information. 

FEBRUARY 11-13 - HICKORY - The Hickory Community Theatre presents "Outside Mullingar" at 8 p.m---show will being at 7:30 p.m. on the 11th. Call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hickorytheatre.org for more information. See also February 18-20. 

FEBRUARY 12-14 – HUDSON – Foothills Performing Arts presents “To Kill a Mockingbird”www.fpatheatre.org

FEBRUARY 18-20 - HICKORY - The Hickory Community Theatre presents "Outside Mullingar" at 8 p.m.---show will begin at 7:30 p.m. on the 18th. Call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hickorytheatre.org for more information. 

FEBRUARY 19-21 – HUDSON – Foothills Performing Arts presents “To Kill a Mockingbird”www.fpatheatre.org

FEBRUARY 27 – LENOIR – JE Broyhill Civic Center presents the Caldwell Musicians Showcase; 828-726-2407;www.broyhillcenter.com

MARCH 3 – LENOIR – JE Broyhill Civic Center presents Disney Fantasia Live in Concert; 828-726-2407;www.broyhillcenter.com

MARCH 3-6 - HICKORY - The Hickory Community Theatre presents 'Ain't Misbehavin'" at 7:30 p.m. on the 3rd, at 8 p.m. on the 4 & 5, and at 2:30 p.m. on the 6th. Call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hickorytheatre.org for more information. See also March 10-13.  

MARCH 10-13 - HICKORY - The Hickory Community Theatre presents 'Ain't Misbehavin'" at 7:30 p.m. on the 10th, at 8 p.m. on the 11th & 12th, and at 2:30 p.m. on the 13th. Call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hickorytheatre.org for more information. 

MARCH 19 - LENOIR-RHYNE UNIVERSITY- The Western Piedmont Univeristy presents "Time For Three" at 7:30 p.m. in the P.E. Monroe Auditorium. Call 828.324.8603 for more information. 

APRIL 1 & 2 - HICKORY - The Hickory Community Theatre presents "Incorruptible" at 8 p.m. Call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hickorytheatre.org for more information. See also April 7-9, April 14-16, & April 21-23.

APRIL 7-9 - HICKORY - The Hickory Community Theatre presents "Incorruptible" at 7:30 p.m. on the 7th and at 8 p.m. on the 8th & 9th.  Call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hickorytheatre.org for more information. See also April 14-16 & April 21-23.

APRIL 8 - LENOIR - J.E. Broyhill Civic Center presents "Barrage 8" at 7:30 p.m. Call 828-726-2407 or visit www.broyhillcenter.com

APRIL 9 – LENOIR – JE Broyhill Civic Center presents Barrage 8  828-726-2407; www.broyhillcenter.com

APRIL 14-16 - HICKORY - The Hickory Community Theatre presents "Incorruptible" at 7:30 p.m. on the 14th and at 8 p.m. on the 15th & 16th. Call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hickorytheatre.org for more information. See also April 21-23.

APRIL 16 - LENOIR-RHYNE UNIVERSITY- The Western Piedmont Symphony presents the Western Piedmont Symphony & the Western Piedmont Youth Symphony in Side by Side at 7:30 p.m. Call 828.324.8603 for more information. 

APRIL 21-23 - HICKORY - The Hickory Community Theatre presents "Incorruptible" at 7:30 p.m. on the 21st and at 8 p.m. on the 22nd & 23rd. Call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hickorytheatre.org for more information. 

APRIL 28-MAY 1 – LENOIR – Foothills Performing Arts presents “Jesus Christ Superstar” at the JE Broyhill Civic Center;www.broyhillcenter.com; 828-726-2407 or www.fpatheatre.org

 

 

MAY 2-3 – HUDSON – Auditions for “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” at Foothills Performing Arts;www.fpatheatre.org

MAY 6 & 7 - HICKORY - The Hickory Community Theatre presents "Young Frankenstein" at 8 p.m. Call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hockorytheatre.org for more information. See also May 12-15 & May 19-22.

MAY 12-15 - HICKORY - The Hickory Community Theatre presents "Young Frankenstein" at 8 p.m--show will start at 7:30 p.m. on the 12th and at 2:30 p.m. on the 15th. Call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hockorytheatre.org for more information. See also May 19-22.   

MAY 19-22 - HICKORY - The Hickory Community Theatre presents "Young Frankenstein" at 8 p.m--show will start at 7:30 p.m. on the 19th and at 2:30 p.m. on the 22nd. Call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hockorytheatre.org for more information. 

 

 

JUNE 6 - HICKORY - The Hickory Community Theatre presents "2016 Vacation Extravaganza" Call 828.328.2283 or visit www.hckorytheatre.org for more information. 

 

JULY 15-17 – HUDSON – Foothills Performing Arts presents “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest”www.fpatheatre.org

JULY 22-24 – HUDSON – Foothills Performing Arts presents “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest”www.fpatheatre.org