2011-2012 Season

On Stage at the Davis

Emile Pandolfi in Concert

Saturday, October 1, 2011
8 PM

Opening night at the Davis Theatre! Classically trained pianist Emile Pandolfi is the embodiment of a full eight octaves of impeccable, premium entertainment. With a remarkable repertoire and well-tuned humor, he blends familiar Broadway and romantic standards with classical favorites as he surprises the audience with unexpected tales and laugh-inducing anecdotes between songs. Audiences all over the United States savor his performances and then line up to buy his almost 30 albums.

A Christmas Carol

Saturday, November 5, 2011
8 PM

British-born actor Jeremy Webb's warm and funny version of this Dickens' classic will put you in the holiday spirit! Webb plays - and owns - all 30 roles in this fresh retelling of the familiar story, from the Ghost of Christmas Past to Tiny Tim to the miserly and ultimately transformed Ebenezer Scrooge.

Ain't Misbehavin'

Friday, February 3, 2012
8 PM

Ain't Misbehavin' encompasses 30 show-stopping musical numbers that take you on a journey through the Fats Waller songbook and Harlem in its heyday. In snazzy period costumes the dynamic five-member cast accompanied by a hot band turn the theatre into a rollicking rent party. To enjoy, you just have to love a good time.


Saturday, March 17, 2012
8 PM

With its contagious joie de vivre and vibrant music, this Canadian band of six musicians has created an original sound that defies simple categorization. Featuring guitar, double bass, accordion, percussion, banjo, glockenspiel, violin, clarinet and piano, Sagapool combines elements of jazz, gypsy, fanfare and klezmer with a lot of fun.

Adam Growe Comedy and Quiz Showe

Saturday, April 21, 2012
8 PM

Win real money right out of Adam Growe's pocket in this unique and uproarious stand-up comedy quiz show, where the audience can participate as contestants for cash prizes live on stage! Host of Discovery Channel Canada's Cash Cab, Growe is one of Canada's most accomplished and well-known comedians.


This series showcases outstanding performers in our region for fun, casual evenings at the Davis Theatre.

Route 66

Thursday, September 22, 2011
7:30 PM

A local favorite band plays covers of rock and roll classics from the 1960s to today with a few originals thrown in.

Jim Avett

Thursday, March 29, 2012
7:30 PM

Singer-songwriter and guitarist Avett plays folk, country and gospel as he tells stories through song.

Clyde Derberry

Thursday, April 26, 2012
7:30 PM

Influenced by rock and roll, rhythm and blues and gospel, Mooresville musician sings songs that reflect the world we live in and his hope to make sense of it.

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, November 17, 2011 7:30 PM

Thursday, December 8, 2011 7:30 PM

Thursday, December 15, 2011 7:30 PM

Thursday, January 12, 2012 7:30 PM

Thursday, February 16, 2012 7:30 PM

Employment Opportunities



Upcoming Events

Balsam Range

Saturday, Oct. 22

4pm, 8pm

The Davis Theatre

Join us for a new American acoustic experience!


That Art Night

Thursday, Oct. 13


Cabarrus Brewing Company

Enjoy an evening of art & locally-crafted brew!


Dancing for the Arts

Saturday, Nov. 12

6pm - 12pm

The Galleries & Davis Theatre

Local stars and their pro dance partners face off at arts council's annual fundraiser!




Want to volunteer for the arts council?

The arts council is looking for volunteer docents for The Galleries and ushers for Davis Theatre productions. More information...

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Virtual Tour of The Galleries & Davis Theatre