The event is hosted by Be Connected Durham and THE CONJURE and provides a chance for local artists, who may otherwise find it hard to feel valued for their art, to share their music in a safe and supportive environment.
From the initial analysis of a character's personality to last minute fittings, UNC's student costume designers work tirelessly to bring plays to life for multiple theater companies.
While the characters in "The Amish Project" are fictional, it is based on a real shooting in an Amish community in Nickel Mines, Pennsylvania in 2006, in which eleven young girls were taken hostage and five killed in a schoolhouse. This is not the retelling of a shooting — it's an analysis of the Amish community's unexpected forgiveness for the shooter.
Student theatre is using technology to reach out to diverse audiences. Their goal is to reach out to people who would otherwise not be interested in performances, and they are doing this with adaptations of golden-age performances.
Triangle ArtWorks is hosting an Arts Marketing Meetup to create opportunities for local artists, businesses and organizations to expand their influence throughout the Triangle area.
Each Friday in November, LAB! Theatre Company will be hosting New Works November, an opportunity to appreciate and critique emerging student playwrights' works.
Sweet Charity, originally performed starting in 1966, is the story of a woman trying to find her place in the world. Company Carolina has preserved this core message, while also creating something that everyone can relate to.
On Sunday, Morehead Planetarium will be hosting Moonlight Madness, a spooktacular twist on its regular Carolina Skies show. Visitors will experience the stars, Greek mythology and some ghoulish good fun.
UNC music faculty will be putting on a concert to showcase the music of less-well-publicized 19th century female composers October 23 at 7:30 p.m. at Person Hall.
October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month, and Durham Parks and Rec. are celebrating with its annual DisABLE the Label event.