Category Archives: To Do

Elon University presents ‘The Wolves’

Times-News ELON — Elon University’s Department of Performing Arts will present “The Wolves,” a new play by Sarah DeLappe, at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 18, 20-22 and Feb. 4 and 2    p.m. Feb. 8, 2020, in the Roberts Studio Theatre, Scott Studios at Arts West on the Elon University campus.     Tickets are $15 [...]

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Things To Do (week of Jan. 20, 2020)

Times-News • Karaoke Mondays: 6 p.m. today, Graham Soda Shop, 22 NE Court Square Graham. • Confederate Railroad: 7 p.m. Saturday, Liberty Showcase Theater, 101 S. Fayetteville St., Liberty. $55, Gold VIP; $45 VIP; $35 house; $45 balcony VIP; and $30 balcony house. 336-622-3844 or thelibertyshowcase.com. • Studio 1 presents William Shakespeare’s “Hamlet”: 7:30 p.m. [...]

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‘Come From Away’ is a memorable masterpiece

By Hollyann Gardner Times-News correspondent    DURHAM — “Come From Away” is the story of simple human kindness acting as a shining light in the darkness, and how it affects those around us.     Everyone knows about the horrific acts that took place on September 11, 2001 at the World Trade Center in New [...]

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Things To Do (week of Jan. 13, 2020)

Times-News • Sonia Manzano will present “Multi-Racial Latinos & the Civil Rights Movement”: 6 p.m. Tuesday, McCrary Theatre, Center for the Arts, Elon University. $15 or free with Elon University identification. For more details, call 336-278-5610. • Elon University’s Department of Performing Arts presents “The Wolves — A New Play” by Sarah DeLappe: 7:30 p.m. [...]

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Living his dream: Monster Jam driver Joe Urie loves ‘the thrills’

By Kamryn Guye Times-News When most people think of monster trucks, they think of three things — dirt, debris and destruction.    But according to Monster Jam truck driver Joe Urie, the show is so much more than that.    “There’s nothing else in the world like the Monster Truck Jam. It’s completely unexpected. It’s [...]

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Things To Do (week of Jan. 6, 2020)

Times-News • Sok Monkee: 10 p.m. Saturday, The Fat Frogg, 2009 Timberline Station Dr., Elon. 336-584-5546. • Requiem, an exhibition of work by Gerry Lynch: On display through Friday, Betty Ray McCain Art Gallery, Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts, Raleigh. • Studio 1 presents 24@1: 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sara McMillan Brown Theatre, Studio [...]

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Things To Do (week of Dec. 30, 2019)

Times-News • Burlington Artists League’s Festival of Trees: Noon to 8 p.m. today and noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday at the gallery inside Holly Hill Mall and Business Center, 309 Huffman Mill Rd., Burlington. 336-584-3005 or visit www.burlingtonartistsleague.com. • Broadway & Beyond with Ben Crawford: 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. Tuesday, Westover Church, 505 Muirs [...]

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Things To Do (Dec. 23, 2019)

Times-News • 32nd annual Christmas at Captain White’s: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. today and Tuesday, Alamance Arts, 213 S. Main St., Graham. 336-226-4495 or www.alamancearts.org. • Year-End Beach Blast with The Embers, featuring Craig Woolard: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Paramount Theater, 128 E. Front St., Burlington. Part of the Paramount Presents … series. $15 in [...]

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Carolina Ballet’s ‘Nutcracker’ is impressive

By Hollyann Gardner Times-News correspondent    Ballet is one of the world’s most unique art forms. Combine it with a sprinkle of holiday cheer and you have yourself a match made in the Land of Sweets. Carolina Ballet’s “The Nutcracker” is just that, and it is a wonderful treat for any age this Christmas season. [...]

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Eastern Alamance High School presents winter dance concert

Times-News       Eastern Alamance High School will present a winter dance concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019, in the Eastern Alamance auditorium, 4040 Mebane Rogers Rd., Mebane. Cost is $5. For more details, call 919-563-5991.     

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