Entertainment

Your guide to Saturday’s entertainment in Charlotte

Brandy Clark – Grammy winner for Best New Artist – brings catchy, clever country to Neighborhood Theatre.
Brandy Clark – Grammy winner for Best New Artist – brings catchy, clever country to Neighborhood Theatre. Courtesy of www.brandyclarkmusic.com

Music

Brandy Clark

8 p.m. Neighborhood Theatre, 511 E. 36th St. $25-$35. www.neighborhoodtheatre.com.

Having co-written hits for country stars like The Band Perry (“Better Dig Two”) and Miranda Lambert (“Mama’s Broken Heart”), this Nashville songwriter saw her own star rise with a 2015 Grammy Award for Best New Artist.

History

Artisan Day

10 a.m.-4 p.m. Historic Latta Plantation, 5225 Sample Road. $8; $7 for seniors/students, free for 5 and younger. www.lattaplantation.org.

Meet with re-enactors and see 18th- and 19th-century artistry skills, including blacksmithing, book binding, gunsmithing, wood working, fiber-working, animal husbandry and more.

Theater

‘Alice in Wonderland’

1 and 4 p.m. (also Sunday and 7 p.m. Friday). Armour Street Theatre, 307 Armour St. $10 in advance, $12 at the door. 704-892-7953.

The play is based on Lewis Carroll’s book and adapted by Heather Wilson-Bowlby. At 11 a.m. Saturday, there will be a “Mad Hatter Tea Party” ($10) with activities, a T-shirt, juice and cookies, and characters from the show.

Dance

‘Contemporary Fusion’

2 and 7:30 p.m. (also 7:30 p.m. Friday). Knight Theater, 430 S. Tryon St. $25-$85. www.charlotteballet.org.

Charlotte Ballet does Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux’s “Danses Brilliantes,” Mark Godden’s “Angels in the Architecture” and a world premiere by Dwight Rhoden set to house music.

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