Charlotte Storytellers: Roles
Industry Co-working, 1000 NC Music Factory, Suite C6.
Monday, 7:30 p.m.: Hear and tell stories on the roles we play in life – child, sibling, pupil, teammate, roommate, teacher, parent – and why we play them. Free. www.facebook.com/groups/charlottestorytellers.
Arts at the Abbey
Abbey Basilica, 100 Belmont-Mt. Holly Road, Belmont.
Monday, 8 p.m.: U.S. National Scottish Fiddle Champion Jamie Laval presents rarely heard music for violin and guitar, including works by Paganini. Free. www.bac.edu.
Art of the Archguitar
Bechtler Museum, 430 S. Tryon St.
Tuesday, noon and 6 p.m.: Peter Blanchette plays his 11-string guitar in works by C.P.E Bach, Stravinsky, Peadar Ó Riada, Dowland, Rota and Glass. Tickets $12 ($8 members). www.bechtler.org.
Open Mic Night
Sam Ash Music, 5533 Westpark Drive.
Wednesday, 7-8:30 p.m.: Free for singers and songwriters who want to perform or listen to all genres of music. Every performer receives a $10 Sam Ash gift card.
Birds of a Feather
Duke Energy Theater, Spirit Square, 345 N. College St.
Thursday, 8 p.m.: Queen City Theatre Company does Marc Acito’s comedy about one human couple and two feathered pairs, including real-life male penguins in Central Park Zoo who raised an egg together and inspired the children’s book “And Tango Makes Three.” Tickets $23-$25, performances run through Nov. 14. www.queencitytheatre.com.