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Month: April 2010

Maxine Swalin Award for an Outstanding Music Educator and Jackson Parkhurst Award Recipients

The North Carolina Symphony will present the 2010 Maxine Swalin Award for an Outstanding Music Educator to Charlotte teacher Judith C. Booth on May 29 during a 6:00 p.m. reception at Cary’s Koka Booth Amphitheatre in Regency Park. The award is presented annually to a North Carolina music teacher who serves the community as a… Read More ›

American Dance Festival

The American Dance Festival Brings a Party Back to the Block | May 23

Food, fun, music, previews, tickets, games, and prizes In celebration of the 2010 American Dance Festival (ADF), which runs June 10-July 24, ADF Modern Scene along with Pop’s, Parker and Otis, and Morgan Imports will throw the second annual pre-season ADF Block Party at Downtown Durham’s Peabody Place (Brightleaf District) Sunday, May 23 from 5-7pm. … Read More ›

PineCone presents Phil Wiggins and Corey Harris

Phil Wiggins & Corey Harris | May 14

An acoustic harmonica-guitar blues duo who are uniquely able to showcase the synthesis of African and European elements that co-exist in the blues, Phil Wiggins & Corey Harris are among the most dynamic live blues musicians of our time.

A Singing Stream | May 9

Celebrate Mother’s Day by learning the story of the Landis family as told with interviews and stories, scenes from daily life, reunions, gospel concerts, and church services ranging over the lifetime of 87-year-old Mrs. Bertha M. Landis, the family’s matriarch and oldest surviving member.

Carolina Ballet’s Sleeping Beauty | May 20-23

“visually stunning and strongly danced….Sleeping Beauty becomes the crown jewel of its [Carolina Ballet’s] repertory.”