2010-2011 Season

Beyond Broadway: A Celebration of Love in Song with Lauren Kennedy and Alan Campbell

September 25, 2010

 A sizzling evening of music performed with panache by a pair of critically acclaimed Broadway, film and television stars. Showstoppers from Broadway, standards from the great American songbook, swing numbers, country classics and rock ‘n’ roll!


Pianafiddle

November 12, 2010

Is it bluegrass? Is it jazz? Is it classical, old time, ragtime, or blues? If Pianafiddle is performing, the answer is YES! Beginning only with a familiar tune, violinist/fiddler Adam DeGraff and pianist Randy Morris improvise as they go, blending the traditional, the unwritten and the spontaneous, ranging from Bach to bluegrass.


Galumpha

March 5, 2011

Combining stunning acrobatics, striking visual effects, physical comedy and inventive choreography, Galumpha brings to life a world of imagination, beauty, muscle and merriment. A sensory feast of images ranging from the ridiculous to the sublime, drawn together into a seamless whole, consistently brings audiences to their feet.


Carrie Newcomer

April 9, 2011

Describing Carrie Newcomer as a singer-songwriter is a little like saying Noah was a boat-builder. One of the definitive voices of the Heartland, the Indiana native sings of the small joys and pains in life, emphasizing the little moments that are often taken for granted as she illuminates life with startling depth, humor and clarity.


Blood Done Sign My Name

May 7, 2011

Moving theatrical adaptation of the book about the murder of a young black man in Oxford, NC, in 1970.  Performed by acclaimed playwright and actor Wiley accompanied by powerful gospel singer Mary D. Williams.


Jeff Whittington's Brand New Opry


Bluegrass variety show hosted and organized by Jeff Whittington, a local bluegrass virtuoso who has appeared on the Grand Ole Opry.  Each concert features Whittington, the Brand New Bluegrass Boys house band and outstanding guest stars. 

Thursday, October 7, 2010
Thursday, December 16, 2010
Thursday, February 17, 2011
Thursday, April 14, 2011


Footlights


Marty DeJarnette

September 2, 2010

Fingerstyle guitarist, singer and songwriter will celebrate the release of his new CD.


Justin David

October 28, 2010

Up and coming country star just off a tour with Roy Clark.


Carolina Gator Gumbo

January 27, 2011

Cajun and Creole band plays the festive music of southwest Louisiana.


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Upcoming Events

A Closer Look

Thursday, July 28

5:30pm

The Galleries

Unresolved exhibiting artists Andy Farkas and Robert Crum will take guests behind the scenes in the creative process in this free program.

 

Baseball and Brew

Friday, July 29

6pm

Kannapolis Intimidators

A fun night out for millienials to enjoy craft beer samples and food from 6-7:30 pm; baseball game starts at 7:05 pm. Call 704-920-2787 for ticket info.

 

ClearWater Opening Reception

Saturday, July 30

1-4 pm

ClearWater Artist Studios, Concord

See exhibition Artistry in Woodturning and enjoy Artist Talk by Charles Farrar at 2pm

 

Save the Date

Dancing for the Arts

Sat, Nov. 12

 

 

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