Arts Notes: April 27

April 25, 2014 

‘Latin Landscapes’

The Triangle Wind Ensemble will present its spring concert, “Latin Landscapes,” at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 27, at the Cary Arts Center, 101 Dry Ave. Tickets cost $15 for adults, $12 for students and seniors and $5 for ages 12 and younger at www.etix.com. For details, go to www.trianglewind.org.

Painting workshop

Donna Bland will lead a two-day studio landscape painting workshop from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, April 28, and Tuesday, April 29, at the Waverly Artists Group Studio and Gallery, 302 Colonades Way, suite 209, Cary. The class costs $136. To register, go to www.waverlyartistsgroup.com/#%21workshops/cmg2.

Art by Lynne Wogan

Paintings by Lynne Wogan will be on display in the Holly Springs Cultural Center through Wednesday, April 30, at 300 W. Ballentine St.

‘The Three Little Pigs’

Opera Carolina will perform “The Three Little Pigs” for kids at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 3, at the Cary Arts Center, 101 Dry Ave. This is a rescheduled performance from Saturday, Feb. 22, and tickets from the canceled show will be accepted. Tickets cost $8 at www.etix.com. For details, go to bit.ly/MNZJ0f.

Sertoma Series

Cary’s Sertoma Series of free concerts will run through early August. Concerts will be at Fred G. Bond Metro Park, 801 High House Road. Here’s the upcoming schedule:

• 3 p.m. Saturday, May 3: John McCutcheon.

• 5 p.m. Saturday, May 10: Mipso.

• 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 16: Cary Town Band’s “All Request Friday.”

Bring a picnic and chairs or blankets. Alcohol is not allowed, and pets must be kept on leashes. For details, call 919-469-4069 or go to www.townofcary.org.

Hob Nob Jazz Series

The third year of the Hob Nob Jazz Series continues through Wednesday, June 4. Performances will be from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Koka Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Parkway, Cary. Here’s the schedule:

• May 7: Sidecar Social Club.

• May 14: Peter Lamb and The Wolves.

• May 28: Marcus Anderson.

Tickets for individual shows cost $5 and the whole series costs $20. Admission is free for ages 12 and younger. Pets on leashes are allowed. For tickets, go to www.etix.com.

Senior Citizens Day Celebration Concert

Cary’s Senior Citizens Day Celebration Concert with VocalMotion and Audio Kudzu will be from 7-8 p.m. Wednesday, May 7, at the Cary Senior Center, 120 Maury Odell Place. The event is free, and registration is required. To register, call 919-469-4081 or go to www.townofcary.org.

Art After Dark

The Art After Dark art walk will be from 5-9 p.m. Friday, May 9, in downtown Fuquay-Varina. For details, go to www.fuquayvarinaartscouncil.wildapricot.org.

Marvelous Music series

Diane Shuur will present the last performance of the third Marvelous Music season at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 9, at the Cary Arts Center, 101 Dry Ave. Tickets are $26 for adults, $24 for seniors.

The Cary Arts Center will host Crafty Connection, a series of arts and crafts activities for ages 2-12, before the concert. Activities, schedules and prices are online. For details, go to bit.ly/1dq37tS.

‘Twelfth Night’

The Cary Arts Center will host performances of Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 16, and Saturday, May 17, and at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 18, at 101 Dry Ave. Tickets will go on sale Monday, April 14. Tickets bought early cost $10 for adults, $8 for students and seniors and $5 for ages 5 and younger at the Cary Arts Center Box Office or www.etix.com. All tickets at the door cost $10.

Seven O’Clock Rock Series

Cary’s third annual Seven O’Clock Rock series continues through Friday, July 18, on the corner of Academy and Chatham streets downtown. Free dance lessons start at 7 p.m., and free concerts start at 7:30 p.m. Here’s the concert schedule:

• Friday, May 16: ’50s-’70s Night with The Fabulous Daddy-Os

• Friday, June 6: Latin Night with Orquesta Internacional La Clave

• Friday, June 20: Swing Night wit the Tar River Swing Band

• Friday, July 18: Beach Night with Peak City Sound

For details, go to www.townofcary.org.

Movies by Moonlight

WakeMed Cary Hospital sponsors movie screenings at dusk, around 8:30 p.m., at Koka Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Parkway, Cary. Here’s the schedule of movies:

• Friday, May 16: “Frozen”

• Friday, May 23: “Gravity”

Tickets are $3, free for kids younger than 12. A portion of proceeds will benefit the WakeMed Children’s Hospital. Picnics are allowed, but pets are not. Tickets are only available at the amphitheater box office from noon to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays. For details, call 919-462-2025 or go to www.boothamphitheatre.com.

‘Opera in the Pines’

The N.C. Opera Orchestra and featured singers will perform at 7 p.m. Saturday, May 17, at Koka Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Parkway, Cary. Tickets cost $25-$37, free for kids under 14, at www.boothamphitheatre.com.

Really Terrible Orchestra of the Triangle

The Really Terrible Orchestra of the Triangle will perform at 7:30 p.m. Monday, May 19, at the Cary Arts Center, 101 Dry Ave. Tickets cost $9 at the Cary Arts Center box office or www.etix.com. For details, go to www.rtoot.org.

Granpaparazzi Photography Club

The Granpaparazzi Photography Club’s artwork will be on display through Friday, May 23, at the Cary Senior Center, 120 Maury Odell Place, Cary. For details, go to www.caryartloop.org.

Jazz concert

Jim Ketch and the Triangle Wind Ensemble will play jazz music at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, May 25, at Koka Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Parkway, Cary. Lawn tickets cost $16 for adults, $13 for students, seniors and active military. Tickets are free for kids younger than 12. Table seats cost $26. For details and tickets, go to www.boothamphitheatre.com.

Turkish tile exhibition

The Turkish House will host an exhibition of Turkish tile artwork at 7 p.m. Friday, May 30, at 303 E. Durham Road, suite F, Cary.

Celebration of the Arts Festival

The 11th annual Celebration of the Arts Festival will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 7, in downtown Fuquay-Varina. For details, go to www.fuquay-varinadowntown.com/events/celebration-of-the-arts.html.

En Plein Air auction

A public auction of paintings from Fuquay-Varina’s third annual En Plein Air Paint-Off will be from 2-4 p.m. Saturday, June 7, on Vance Street. The top three winners’ paintings will be enlarged and placed on brick walls in the town’s historic district and added to the public art program organized by Fuquay-Varina Downtown and sponsored by Bob Barker, Inc. For more information, go to www.fuquay-varinadowntown.com.

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