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Now showing events from October 4, 2017 to October 19, 2017
  • Oct
    04
    Rhiannon Giddens, Freedom Highway Tour
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    Singer-songwriter Rhiannon Giddens is the co-founder of the acclaimed string band Carolina Chocolate Drops. Her Grammy®-nominated solo debut, Tomorrow Is My Turn, showcases her extraordinary emotional range and dazzling vocal prowess with a masterful blend of gospel, jazz, blues, and country. Giddens is touring in support of her recently released follow-up album, Freedom Highway.... Continue reading
  • Oct
    05
    Direct from Johannesburg, South Africa, Festival of South African Dance featuring Gumboots and Pantsula Dance Companies
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    Featuring twenty dancers accompanied by live musicians, the Gumboots and Pantsula Dance Companies share the Carpenter Theatre stage for an evening of exhilarating urban street dance that convey stories of hard work, human struggles, and a longing for a better life. Gumboots dancers, clad in Wellington boots, perform a dance style created by South African miners who used foot stomping as a means of... Continue reading
  • Oct
    05
    Top Girls
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    Marlene, the highly successful director of the Top Girls Employment Agency, throws a dinner party for famous women from the past: the Victorian explorer Isabella Bird; Lady Nijo, courtesan to the Emperor of Japan; the infamous Pope Joan; Chaucer’s patient Griselda; and Bruegel’s Dull Gret. Caryl Churchill’s audacious, brilliant, and inventive play asks this thought-provoking... Continue reading
  • Oct
    06
    Top Girls
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    Marlene, the highly successful director of the Top Girls Employment Agency, throws a dinner party for famous women from the past: the Victorian explorer Isabella Bird; Lady Nijo, courtesan to the Emperor of Japan; the infamous Pope Joan; Chaucer’s patient Griselda; and Bruegel’s Dull Gret. Caryl Churchill’s audacious, brilliant, and inventive play asks this thought-provoking... Continue reading
  • Oct
    07
    Top Girls
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    Marlene, the highly successful director of the Top Girls Employment Agency, throws a dinner party for famous women from the past: the Victorian explorer Isabella Bird; Lady Nijo, courtesan to the Emperor of Japan; the infamous Pope Joan; Chaucer’s patient Griselda; and Bruegel’s Dull Gret. Caryl Churchill’s audacious, brilliant, and inventive play asks this thought-provoking... Continue reading
  • Oct
    08
    Top Girls
    2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Marlene, the highly successful director of the Top Girls Employment Agency, throws a dinner party for famous women from the past: the Victorian explorer Isabella Bird; Lady Nijo, courtesan to the Emperor of Japan; the infamous Pope Joan; Chaucer’s patient Griselda; and Bruegel’s Dull Gret. Caryl Churchill’s audacious, brilliant, and inventive play asks this thought-provoking... Continue reading
  • Oct
    08
    NT Live Broadcast: Peter Pan
    3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    All children, except one, grow up…... Continue reading
  • Oct
    10
    Eunmi Ko, piano
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    Pianist Eunmi Ko holds degrees from the Eastman School of Music where she studied with Rebecca Penneys. In 2015, Ko joined the faculty at University of South Florida as Assistant Professor of Piano where she has served as co-advisor USF’s New-Music Consortium. Ko also is the founder and director of Strings and Hammers. The evening’s program will include music by and composed in the... Continue reading
  • Oct
    11
    Doug Varone and Dancers
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    “Varone has an unquenchable instinct for expressing the vagaries of the human heart.” – Arts Journal... Continue reading
  • Oct
    19
    Shovels & Rope
    7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    Husband-and-wife duo Shovels & Rope filters country, bluegrass, and blues through the prism of indie rock. On their latest release, Little Seeds, the Americana Music Award-winners explore fresh dimensions in their sound with a brace of bold, candid, and highly personal new songs.... Continue reading