Arts Notes: July 21

July 19, 2013 

Singer at Chef’s Palette

Tori Vazquez will perform 8 p.m. Friday, July 26, at Chef’s Palette Restaurant and Bar, 3460 Ten-Ten Road, Cary. Details: www.reverbnation.com/rpk/2898238.

‘The Hollow Crown’

“The Hollow Crown,” a show about the kings and queens of England by hiSTORYstage, will be performed 6:30 p.m. Thursday through Sunday, Aug. 1-4, at the Sertoma Amphitheatre in Bond Park, 801 High House Road, Cary. A $10 donation is requested.

For tickets, call 800-838-3006 or go to www.historystage.org. For more information, call 919-339-1558.

Cary players host ‘Nunsense’ auditions

Cary Players Community Theatre Company will host auditions for the musical “Nunsense” 6:45 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, Aug. 5 and 6, with callbacks Thursday, Aug. 8, at the Cary Arts Center, 101 Dry Ave. Details: www.caryplayers.org or email info@caryplayers.org.

Reception for outdoor sculpture

The reception for an outdoor sculpture exhibition will begin 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 9, at the Cary Arts Center, 101 Dry Ave. The event will feature cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and live entertainment. Tickets are $40.

For tickets, call 800-514-3849 or go to www.caryvisualart.org.

Depot Concert Series at The Halle

The Halle Cultural Arts Center kicked off the 2013 Depot Concert Series this month. The free outdoor concerts will continue once a month through October in the parking lot of the Historic Train Depot at 220 N. Salem St. All shows begin 7 p.m. Alcohol and pets are prohibited. Schedule:

• Saturday, Aug. 3: The Kickin’ Grass Band

• Saturday, Aug. 17: Sweet Potato Pie.

• Saturday, Sept. 14: Shine.

• Friday, Oct. 11: Nora Jane Struthers & The Party Line.

Details: www.thehalle.org.

Swift Creek performance

Swift Creek will perform 5:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 4, at “Pickin’ in the Pines” at Koka Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Parkway, Cary.

Willie Nelson concert

Willie Nelson will perform 8 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 8, at the Koka Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Parkway, Cary. Tickets are on sale at the venue from noon 6 p.m., Tuesdays through Fridays or at www.etix.com. Details: 919-462-2025 or visit www.boothamphitheatre.com.

Maze featuring Frankie Beverly

Maze will perform 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 13, at Koka Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Parkway, Cary. Advance lawn tickets are $44.50, reserved and table seat tickets are $54.50, and lawn tickets the day of the show are $54.50. For tickets, call 800-514-3849 or go to www.etix.com.

Apex Jazz Festival

The Apex Downtown Business Association’s third annual Apex Jazz Festival will be Saturday, Sept. 21, in downtown Apex. Artists will perform along Salem Street. Tickets are $10 and include entry to all participating venues. Sponsors and volunteers are needed for the festival.

For tickets or details about sponsoring or volunteering, go to www.apexjazzfestival.com.

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