Arts Calendar



Through March 24: Two lawyers defend a wealthy white executive charged with raping a black woman. Carolina Actors Studio Theatre, 2424 N. Davidson St. 704-455-8542; www.nccast.com.

“Tales of Edgar Allan Poe”

Through March 24: Poe’s short stories come to life. Children’s Theatre of Charlotte, ImaginOn, 300 E. 7th St. 704-973-2800; www.ctcharlotte.org.

“Stones in His Pockets”

Through March 25: Two Irish lads come to terms with a Hollywood movie shoot. Warehouse Performing Arts Center, 9216-A Westmoreland Road, Cornelius. 704-619-0429; www.warehousepac.com.

“Bad Dates”

Through March 31: Haley Walker navigates the dating pool. Duke Energy Theater at Spirit Square, 345 N. College St. 704-372-1000; www.blumenthalarts.org.

“Around the World in 80 Days”

March 16-April 1: Based on Jules Verne’s novel about globe-trotting Phileas Fogg and his manservant, Passepartout. Theatre Charlotte, 501 Queens Road. 704-376-3777; www.theatrecharlotte.org.

“West Side Story”

March 17-18: Presented by Northwest School of the Arts. CPCC, Halton Theater, 1206 Elizabeth Ave. www.nwsatag.com.


Charlotte Concerts

March 16: Vienna Boys Choir. Halton Theater, CPCC, 1206 Elizabeth Ave. 704-330-6534; www.charlotteconcerts.org.

Charlotte Symphony Chamber Music

March 17: Tchaikovsky “Souvenir de Florence Opus 70.” Myers Park Baptist Church. www.charlottesymphony.org.

Opera Carolina

March 17-25: Tchaikovsky’s “Eugene Onegin.” Belk Theater. 704-372-1000; www.operacarolina.org.

Providence Chamber Music

March 18: Felix Mendelssohn, others. Providence United Methodist Church, 2810 Providence Road. 704-333-9536; www.providenceumc.org.

Davidson College

March 18: Kontras String Quartet. Sloan Music Center, Davidson College, Davidson. 704-894-2135; www.davidson.edu.

Tchaikovsky Piano Trio Opus 50:

March 20: Phillip Bush, Rosemary Furniss and Alan Black perform. Blumenthal Performing Arts Center, 130 N. Tryon St. 704-372-1000; www.blumenthalcenter.org.


N.C. Dance Theatre

Through March 18: “Sleeping Beauty.” Knight Theater, 430 S. Tryon St. 704-335-1010; www.ncdance.org.


Charlotte Art League

Through March 30: “Color My Dreams” artwork by Goodwill trainees. 1517 Camden Road. 704-376-2787; www.charlotteartleague.org.

Charlotte Fine Art Gallery

Through March: “Bring in the Spring.” 7510 Pineville-Matthews Road, Suite 12A. 704-541-0741; www.charlottefineart.com.

Ciel Gallery + Mosaic Studio

Through March 30: “Survey.” 128 E. Park Ave.; 704-577-1254l; www.cielcharlotte.com.

Civic & Cultural Center of Pineville

Through March: “Beyond the Curve: Celebrating Women’s Vision.” 316 Main St., Pineville; 704-889-2434; www.ccacpineville.org.

Elder Gallery

Through March: “Not By Words Alone” works by Ralph Turturro. 1427 South Blvd.; 704-370-6337; www.elderart.com.

Guinan Gallery

Through March 30: “Design for Good.” The Art Institute of Charlotte, 2110 Water Ridge Parkway. www.artinstitutes.edu.

Hidell Brooks Gallery

Through March: “Animus,” by Miranda Lake. 1910 South Blvd., Suite 130. 704-334-7302; hidellbrooks.com.

Jerald Melberg Gallery

March 17-May 19: Works by Susan Grossman. 625 S. Sharon Amity Road. 704-365-3000; www.jeraldmelberg.com.

Lark & Key

Through March: New works by Angie Renfro & Julie Covington. 128 E. Park Ave, Suite B, in South End. 704.334.4616; www.larkandkey.com.

Providence Gallery

Through March: New works by Rod Wimer, James Celano and Natalie George. 601-A Providence Road. 704-333-4535; www.providencegallery.net.

RedSky Gallery – Elizabeth

Through May 4: Small works. 1523 Elizabeth Ave., Suite 120. 704-377-6400; www.redskygallery.com.

Rowe Galleries

March 19-April 5: Works by Patricia Leighton, Del Geist, Kim Rocyeun, Paul Bright and Leigh Ann Hallberg. Opening reception 5 p.m. March 19. UNC Charlotte, 9201 University City Blvd. 704-687-0877; www.coaa.uncc.edu.

Shain Gallery

Through March: New works by Connie Winters and Christy Kinard. 2823 Selwyn Ave. 704-334-7744. www.shaingallery.com.

Slate Interiors

Through March: Works by Heather LaHaise. 1401 Central Ave. 704-930-7890; www.shopslateinteriors.com.