Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo
American Spiritual Ensemble
Nov. 9: 7 p.m. First Presbyterian Church, 200 W. Trade St. www.americanspiritualensemble.com.
Nov. 10: American Reflections: A Salute to Veterans Day. Providence Baptist Church, 2921 Providence Road. Nov. 11: Central United Methodist Church, 30 Union St., Concord. www.carolinavoices.org.
CPCC Opera Theatre
Nov. 16-18: La Traviata. Halton Theater, 1206 Elizabeth Ave. 704-330-6534; tix.cpcc.edu.
Winthrop Dance Theatre
Through Nov. 11: Winthrop University, Johnson Theatre, 1920 Alumni Drive, Rock Hill. 803-323-4014; www2.winthrop.edu/arts.
Charlotte Writers Club
Nov. 13: Ann Hood will share and discuss her fiction and nonfiction. Queens University Conference Center, 2229 Tyvola Road. www.charlottewritersclub.org.
Fellowship of Southern Writers Benefit Reading Series
Nov. 13: Dorothy Allison will read and discuss her work. Davidson College, Alvarez College Union Smith 900 Room, Davidson. 704-894-2472; www.davidson.edu.
Cabarrus Arts Council
Through Dec. 22: Hey Diddle Diddle; Shop Seagrove. Historic Courthouse, 65 Union St. S., Concord. 704-920-2787; www.cabarrusartscouncil.org.
Charlotte Art Collective
Nov. 10: Holiday show and sale. McLean Fellowship Hall, Avondale Presbyterian Church, 2821 Park Road. www.charlotteartcollective.org
Charlotte Artery Gallery
Through Nov. 30: Art Flows Here.1515-C S. Mint St. 704-562-4099, www.charlotteartery.com.
Through Nov. 15: Just Say I Do. 1310 S. Tryon St. 704-333-3420; www.domaart.com.
Hidell Brooks Gallery
Through Dec. 22: Works by Scott Duce and Charles Walker. 1910 South Blvd., Suite 130. 704-334-7302; hidellbrooks.com.
Jerald Melberg Gallery
Through Nov. 10: Brian Rutenberg: River. 625 S. Sharon Amity Road. 704-365-3000; www.jeraldmelberg.com.
Lark & Key
Through Nov. 24: Paintings by Kendra Baird with potter Mark Knott. 128 E. Park Ave, Suite B. 704-334-4616;
RedSky Gallery Elizabeth
Through Dec. 29: Counterparts in Clay, works by Vicki Grant, Myron Whitaker and Doug Delind1523 Elizabeth Ave., Suite 120. 704-377-6400; www.redskygallery.com.
Renee George Gallery
Through Jan 12: Process, solo paintings by Kiki Slaughter. 2839 Selwyn Ave. 704-332-3278; www.reneegeorgegallery.com.
Nov. 8-28: New works by artists William Jameson, Donald Peeler and Craig Mooney. Opening reception 6-8 p.m. Nov. 8. 2823 Selwyn Ave. 704-334-7744; www.shaingallery.com.
Through Nov. 28: Torqued and Twisted Bentwood Today. Storrs Gallery, 9201 University City Blvd. 704-687-0833; www.coaa.uncc.edu.
At Levine Center for the Arts
Bechtler Museum of Modern Art
Through Feb. 8: Giacometti: Memory and Presence. 420 S. Tryon St. 704-353-9200; www.bechtler.org.
Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture
Nov. 11: Classic International Black Cinema Series presents Mahogany. Through Jan. 1, 2013: America I AM: The African American Imprint. 551 S. Tryon St. 704-374-1565; www.ganttcenter.org.
The Light Factory Contemporary Museum of Photography and Film
Through Jan. 21: Out in the Streets. Photos of the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago. 345 N. College St. 704-333-9755; www.lightfactory.org.
Mint Museum Randolph
Through Feb. 17, 2013: And the Bead Goes On. Through May 26, 2013: Heritage Gallery. Through Jan. 6: Sophisticated Surfaces: The Pottery of Herb Cohen, and The American Art Tile, 1880-1940. 2730 Randolph Road. 704-337-2000; www.mintmuseum.org.
Mint Museum Uptown
ThroughJan 20: The Weir Family, 1820-1920: Expanding the Traditions of American Art. ThroughJan. 6: Reflections: Portraits by Beverly McIver. Through Jan. 27: Against the Grain: Wood in Contemporary Art, Craft, and Design. 500 S. Tryon St. 704-337-2000; www.mintmuseum.org.
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