Monthly Archives: April 2017

Scott Nicholson Show to be filmed Tuesday

Times-News    The Scott Nicholson Show will be filmed in front of a live audience at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 2, 2016, in the Sara McMillan Brown Theatre, Studio 1, Holly Hill Mall and Business Center, 309 Huffman Mill Road, Burlington. The show brings together local community theater and arts. With music, visual arts, performance [...]

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Children’s museum holding a shoe drive

Times-News    GRAHAM — The Children’s Museum of Alamance County (CMAC) is holding a shoe collection drive now through July 31 to raise funds to aid in programming and operating expenses. The children’s museum will earn funds based on the number of pairs collected as Funds2Orgs will purchase all the donated goods. Those dollars will [...]

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Elon University presents ‘Little Women, the Broadway Musical’ today through Monday

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Applying to college requires a plan

By Chandler Holland Times-News correspondent  With graduation closing in, it’s time to take stock of your future. If your plans include college, you’ll need to tackle the application process. And even if you’re in 9th, 10th, or 11th grade, it’s time to start looking in that direction. First of all, don’t let everything that needs [...]

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Things To Do (week of May 1, 2017)

Times-News • Bounce Party Band: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday at the corner of W. Lebanon and Holt avenues in Elon. Free, but donations for Alamance Arts are appreciated. 336-226-4495. Concert is part of the Musical Chairs countywide concert series. Bring a lawn chair or blanket because seating won’t be provided. • “Mamma Mia!”: [...]

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Music in motion: Carolina Ballet’s ‘Rhapsody in Blue’ a swanky success

By Logan A. White Times-News correspondent     An evening of symphonic interpretation and voyage, the translation of iconic music into motion — Carolina Ballet’s “Rhapsody in Blue,” performed Thursday night at Raleigh Memorial Auditorium, 2 E South Street, Raleigh, is the epitome of variety and class. Consisting of four ballets, the performance showcased all facets [...]

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Western Alamance High School presents ‘Thoroughly Modern Millie’

Commentary by Jake Frizzelle Special to the Times-News    After an almost two-year break, the Western Alamance Theatre Department is back producing quality musical  productions. The show in this year’s repertoire is “Thoroughly Modern Millie.” This exciting production takes place in 1920s New York; a city overflowing with jazz, speckled with shining lights, and  home [...]

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Relevant now more than ever: Graham Middle School, Graham High School and North Graham Elementary School to present “Hairspray Jr.”

Commentary by Baley Sutton Special to the Times-News     The Graham High School Theatre Department, in conjunction with Graham Middle School and North Graham  Elementary School, will be presenting “Hairspray Jr.” Thursday through Sunday in the high school auditorium.    The musical, set in 1962 Baltimore, follows a teenage girl named Tracy Turnblad (played by [...]

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Things To Do (week of April 24, 2017)

Elon University’s Department of Performing Arts and the Music Theatre program presents “Little Women, the Broadway Musical”: 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday; and 7:30 p.m. May 1, Roberts Studio, Scott Studios at Arts West, Elon University campus. $13 or free with Elon University identification. Gallery Players [...]

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BCA Royal Players to present ‘Nottingham’

  Times-News    Burlington Christian Academy’s (BCA) Royal Players will present “Nottingham — A Totally Teen Musical” at 7 p.m. April 20-22, 2017,  at the Paramount Theater, 128 E. Front St., Burlington. Based on the book by Flip Kobler and Cindy Marcus with music by Dennis Poore and lyrics by Flip Kobler, the show is about [...]

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