The Arts Friendly Wilmington Calendar

This calendar is continually updated. Please send items for inclusion to: craig@artsinwilmington.com or post to: facebook.com/artswilmington

Arts Friendly Wilmington is supported by Certified Arts Friendly Businesses 

====================

Most Recent Update:  November 20, 2017

Through December 23 / Zach Hanner’s THE GREATEST GIFT at TheatreNOW

Through February 11 / Created by Light – Photographs from North Carolina Collections at Cameron Art Museum

Through July 8 / State of the Art – Art of the State at Cameron Art Museum

===============

November 20 / UNCW Jazz Ensemble I at Kenan Auditorium

November 20 – 22 / Loving Vincent at Cinematique

November 21 / AFW Meetup at Leland Cultural Arts Center

November 21 / Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis at Wilson Center

November 22 / Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker at Kenan Auditorium

November 24 / AIW GUIDE TO THE FOURTH FRIDAY GALLERY WALK

November 25 / Sacajawea’s Song – a Reading by Judith Fuller at Pomegranate Books

November 26 / Group Singing: Wilmington Sacred Harp Singers at Cameron Art Museum

November 27 – 28 / Auditions / Oliver! with Thalian Association Community Theatre

November 27 – 29 / Victoria & Abdul at Cinematique

November 29 / UNCW Department of Music Honors Recital at Beckwith Recital Hall

November 30 / Kickstarter Deadline / Althenian Press & Workshops

November 30 / Artists Talk: James Bridges & Diego Camposeco at Cameron Art Museum

November 30 / New York’s Ballet for Young Audiences: Sleeping Beauty at Thalian Hall

November 30 – December 2 / Eurydice at Wilson Center

November 30 – December 9 / THE SAVANNAH SIPPING SOCIETY at Brunswick Little Theatre

November 30 – December 17 / Every Christmas Story Ever Told (and then some) with Big Dawg Production at Cape Fear Playhouse

November 30 – December 17 / The Santaland Diaries with Panache Theatrical Productions at North Front Theatre

December 2017

December 1 / Opening Reception / Illumination at Cameron Art Museum

December 1 / UNCW Symphonic Band at Kenan Auditorium

December 1 / Fall Concert with UNCW Seahawkappellas

December 1 / Coastal Carolina Christmas at St. Paul’s

December 1 – 2 / New York’s Ballet for Young Audiences: The Nutcracker at Thalian Hall

December 2 / Auditions / A Year with Frog and Toad with Thalian Association Community Theatre

December 2 / Holiday Art Market at Leland Cultural Arts Center

December 2 / Orange Street Pottery Open House and Holiday Sale

December 2 / Fundraiser / Darryl Murrill’s A Night Before Christmas at DREAMS

December 2 / Music Night at Beale Street Barber Shop / Certified Arts Friendly

December 2 – 3 / Auditions / Opera Wilmington

December 2 – 3 / Auditions / Fences with Big Dawg Productions

December 2 – 3 / A Carolina Nutcracker with City Ballet at Wilson Center / Certified Arts Friendly

December 2 – 3 / Peace On Earth with Sea Notes Choral Society at Odell Williamson

December 3 / Tuba Christmas Carols at Wilmington International Airport

December 3 / Open House / Museum School at Cameron Art Museum

December 4 / OLLI New Horizons Band at Kenan Auditorum

December 5 / DREAMS Wine Dinner Benefit at Dram + Morsel / Certified Arts Friendly

December 5 – 9 / MAKE WEEK ’17 at Museum School at Cameron Art Museum

December 6 – 7 / Auditions / King Lear with Dram Tree Shakespeare

December 6 – 7 / The Sound of Music with PNC Broadway Series at Wilson Center

December 6 – 17 / Local: Art + Ideas at Mayfaire

December 7 / Artist Reception / Mari Yamashita de Moya at Leland Cultural Arts Center

December 7 / Jazz @ the CAM

December 8 / Wilmington Boys Choir Christmas Concert

December 8 / Opening Reception / Stardust at Bottega

December 8 – 9 / Holiday Show with Wilmington Fiber Arts Collective

December 8 – 10 / Cosmic Christmas with Greater Glory Worship Arts at Community Arts Center

December 8 – 17 / A Christmas Story: The Musical with Thalian Association Community Theatre at Thalian Hall

December 9 / Dram Tree Shakespeare Festive Party

December 9 / “Let Freedom Ring: Music and Poetry of Black History” at Cape Fear Museum

December 9 / A Charlie Brown Christmas at Wilson Center

December 9 / Restless Heart at Odell Williamson Auditorium

December 10 / Auditions / The Vagina Monologues with Brunswick Little Theatre

December 10 / Floating Lantern Ceremony at Cameron Art Museum

December 10 / “Frank –incense” and Myrrh: A Sinatra Tribute with Wilmington Choral Society at Wilson Center

December 11 / Deadline – Call for Artists / Business Journal’s 2018 Book On Business

December 12 / Holiday Art Market at Leland Cultural Arts Center

December 12 / Choir of St. Paul’s Concert: Handel’s Messiah

December 12 /  AIW Holiday Party at The Dance Element / Certified Arts Friendly

December 14 / Wilmington Art Association Annual Party

December 14 / Cherish The Ladies: Celtic Christmas at Thalian Hall

December 14 – 17 / Ebenezer with UNCW Presents at Kenan Auditorium

December 15 / Deadline / Southern Prize and State Fellowships with South Arts

December 15 / Look at the World with Girls Choir of Wilmington

December 15 / Artistry in Jazz Concert at Leland Cultural Arts Center

December 15 / Concerts on College presents A Jazz Christmas!

December 15 / UNCW Presents John Brown Big Band Holiday Concert at Kenan Auditorum

December 16 / Last Minute Holiday Gift Bazaar at Sunset River Marketplace Art Gallery

December 16 and 17 / The Christmas Cabaret with Opera House Theatre Company at The Blockade Runner

December 16 – 17 / The Great Wilmington Nutcracker with Wilmington Ballet Company at Wilson Center

December 18 / Baroque Christmas Concert with Tallis Chamber Orchestra at St. Paul’s

December 19 / Da Howlies: Holiday Luau with Rush Hour Series at Kenan Auditorium

December 20 / North Carolina Symphony presents A Classical Holiday Pops at Wilson Center

December 21 / It’s a Wonderful Life at Thalian Hall

December 22 / Choir of St Paul’s Concert: Christmas at St. Paul’s

December 22 / Fourth Friday Gallery Walk

December 30 – January 21 / Priscilla, Queen of the Desert with Opera House Theatre Company at Thalian Hall

December 31 / New Year’s Eve Party “Bacchanalia” at TheatreNOW

December 31 / New Year’s Eve Gala: A Special Benefit for Thalian Hall Center for the Performing Arts, Inc.

January 8 / Auditions / Wilmington Symphony Orchestra

January 11 / Jazz @ the CAM

January 11 / Opening Reception / SHANNON BOURNE: AMERICAN STORIES at CAB Gallery

January 11 / Opening Reception / Grove, Roots and Heartwood at Boseman Gallery

January 12 / Organ Recital, Patrick Kreeger at St. Paul’s

January 12 – 14 / “As You Like It” by William Shakespeare with Cape Fear Academy Theatre Department

January 13 / Evening with Bill Engvall at Wilson Center

January 14 / NC Symphony: Pictures at an Exhibition at Wilson Center

January 18 / Martha Redbone Roots Project with Lakota John with UNCW Presents at Kenan Auditorium

January 19 – 28 / A Year with Frog and Toad with Thalian Association Community Theatre

January 19 – February 17 / Senior Moments by Don Fried at TheatreNOW

January 20 / The Arts In Wilmington Awards

January 25 / Closing Reception / Stardust at Bottega

January 26 / Yesterday: Beatles Tribute at Odell Williamson Auditorium

January 27 / 16th annual DocuTime Film Festival

January 27 / Amazing Grace with PNC Broadway Series at Wilson Center

January 28 / The 5th Annual Beethoven 15K/5K with Wilmington Symphony Orchestra

January 28 / Pied Piper Theatre: Aladdin at Thalian Hall

February 1 / The Mountaintop with UNCW Presents at Kenan Auditorium

February 1 – 3 / North Carolina Jazz Festival

February 1 – 18 / Who Am I This Time (& Other Conundrums of Love) with Big Dawg Productions

February 2 / The Birdland All-Stars featuring Tommy Igoe at Thalian Hall

February 3 / Polovtsian Dances Wilmington Symphony Orchestra

February 6 / Art Garfunkel at Wilson Center

February 8 / Art for All 8 at Brooklyn Arts Center

February 8 / Jazz @ the CAM

February 9 / DSB: Journey Tribute at Odell Williamson Auditorium

February 9 – 18 / Oliver! with Thalian Association Community Theatre at Thalian Hall

February 11 / Music at First with Tallis Chamber Orchestra at First Presbyterian

February 13 / URBAN BUSH WOMEN: HAIR & OTHER STORIES at Wilson Center

February 15 / An Evening of Valentines with Emile Pandolfi, Featuring Special Guest Vocalist Dana Russell at Thalian Hall

February 15 / Opening Reception / All Student Show at Boseman Gallery

February 15 – 25 / Dr. Faustus with UNCW Theatre

February 15 – 25 / Murder Ballad with Second Star Theatre Company

February 16 – 18 / “The Lion King JR” with Cape Fear Academy Theatre Department

February 20 – 21 / Cabaret with PNC Broadway Series at Wilson Center

February 22 / Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern Jukebox at Wilson Center

February 23 / Organ Recital, Jack Mitchener at St. Paul’s

February 23 – 24 / Celebrating Caterina Jarboro with Opera Wilmington

February 23 – March 24 / The Weir by Conor McPherson at TheatreNOW

February 24 / Theatreworks USA Presents: Junie B. Jones with Seahawk FAM at Kenan Auditorum

February 28 / The Celtic Tenors at Wilson Center

February 28 – March 11 / Nine with Opera House Theatre Company at Thalian Hall

March 1 / Jazz @ the CAM

March 1 / Opening Reception / HERB JACKSON: VERONICA’S VEILS at CAB Gallery

March 2 / The Midtown Men at Wilson Center

March 2 – 11 / Junie B. Jones the Musical with Thalian Association Community Theatre

March 3 / No Pain, No Promise with Hettymae Productions at Wilson Center

March 8 / Henry Cho at Thalian Hall

March 8 / Fences with Big Dawg Productions

March 9 / Organ Recital, Richard Rhoads at St. Paul’s

March 10 / Heart Behind The Music w/ Teddy Gentry at Odell Williamson Auditorium

March 16 / Choir of St Paul’s Concert: St John Passion by Bach

March 16 / The National Symphony Orchestra of Cuba at Thalian Hall

March 17 – 18 / The Snow Queen with City Ballet at Wilson Center

March 18 / Third Coast Percussion with Seahawk FAM at Kenan Auditorum

March 20 / Third Coast Percussion with UNCW Presents at Kenan Auditorium

March 22 – 25 / Terry Rogers Student Lab with UNCW Theatre

March 23 / HOU YING: TU TU at Wilson Center

March 23 – April 1 / The Bridges of Madison County with Thalian Association Community Theatre at Thalian Hall

March 30 / Choir of St Paul’s Concert: The Crucifixion by John Stainer

March 30 / Million Dollar Quartet at Odell Williamson Auditorium

March 30 – April 28 / Azalea Festival Queen by Joel Perry at TheatreNOW

Spring 2018 / Circus 1903 with PNC Broadway Series at Wilson Center

April 3 / Maria Schneider Orchestra with UNCW Presents at Kenan Auditorium

April 5 / Opening Reception / Liberation of the Individual at Boseman Gallery

April 5 / Roseanne Cash at Thalian Hall

April 5 / Jazz @ the CAM

April 5 / SIDRA BELL DANCE NY: MÖNSTER OUTSIDE at Wilson Center

April 5 – 22 / Love, Loss and What I Wore with Big Dawg Productions

April 7 / The Wizard of Oz with Wilmington Ballet Company at Wilson Center

April 8 / Haya Band- Migration Concert at Thalian Hall

April 12 / SPRING SENIOR EXHIBITION at CAB Gallery

April 12 – 22 / Hedda Gabler with UNCW Theatre

April 13 / Organ Recital, Jordan Prescot at St. Paul’s

April 13 – 15 / “The Mystery of Edwin Drood” with Cape Fear Academy Theatre Department at Thalian Hall

April 19 / Caleb Teicher Dance at Thalian Hall

April 21 / Don Giovanni with Wilmington Symphony Orchestra

April 24 / Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center with UNCW Presents at Kenan Auditorium

April 24 – 25 / Motown The Musical with PNC Broadway Series at Wilson Center

April 26 / The Drifters at Thalian Hall

April 27 – May 6 / Disney’s Tarzan with Thalian Association Community Theatre

April 28 / Peter Gros from the Original Mutual of Omaha’s Wild Kingdom at Wilson Center

May 1 / RAIN: A Tribute to the Beatles at Wilson Center

May 4 – June 2 / Good Ole Girls at TheatreNOW

May 6 / Songs from the Silver Screen with Opera Wilmington

May 11 / The 2nd Annual Thalian Hall Bluegrass Bash at Thalian Hall

May 12 / 4 X 4 MINI-MASTERPIECE GALA with Brunswick Arts Council

May 13 / The Illusionists at Wilson Center

May 18 – 27 / Sweet Charity with Thalian Association Community Theatre at Thalian Hall

May 19 – 20 / The Secret Garden with City Ballet at Wilson Center

May 24 / Compton and Newberry at Thalian Hall

June 2 / Rent with PNC Broadway Series at Wilson Center

June 4 – 11 / Port City Music Festival

June 6 – 24 / My Fair Lady with Opera House Theatre Company at Thalian Hall

June 8 – July 28 / Celia Rivenbark at TheatreNOW

June 10 / Cinderella with Wilmington Ballet Company at Wilson Center

July 4 – 22 / Smokey Joe’s Cafe with Opera House Theatre Company at Thalian Hall

August 1 – 19 / Sunset Boulevard with Opera House Theatre Company at Thalian Hall

August 2 – 19 / Picasso at the Lapin Agile with Big Dawg Productions

August 3 – September 1 / Memories, Molasses & More at TheatreNOW

August 19 – September 9 / Violet with Opera House Theatre Company at Thalian Hall

September 6 – 23 / Agnes of God with Big Dawg Productions

September 7 – October 6 / Shakespeare, Inc. at TheatreNOW

September 23 / Lang Lang Live in Concert at Wilson Center

October 11 – 28 / Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery with Big Dawg Productions

October 12 – November 10 / Tales from the Grande Guignol at TheatreNOW

November 16 – December 23 / Christmas Cactus at TheatreNOW

November 29 – December 16 / Jacob Marley’s Christmas Carol

===============

SUBSCRIBE TO THE ARTS FRIENDLY WILMINGTON NEWSLETTER