Arts Calendar



Through April 8: Belk Theater, 130 N. Tryon St. 704-372-1000;


“Don’t Cry for Me, Margaret Mitchell”

Through April 14: Duke Energy Theater, 345 N. College St. 704-372-1000; www.blumenthalarts.org.

“Clybourne Park”

April 6-28: Actor’s Theatre of Charlotte, 650 E. Stonewall St. 704-342-2251; www.actorstheatrecharlotte.org.

“A Raisin in the Sun”

April 6-7: Carolina Actors Studio Theatre, 2424 N. Davidson St. 704-455-8542; www.nccast.com.

"Bring It On”

April 10-15: Belk Theatre, 130 N. Tryon St. 704-372-1000; www.carolinatix.org.

“Floyd Collins”

April 12-May 12: Carolina Actors Studio Theatre, 2424 N. Davidson St. 704-455-8542; www.nccast.com.


Jazz at the Bechtler

April 6: Ziad Jazz Quartet. Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, 420 S. Tryon St. 704-353-9200; www.bechtler.org.

Charlotte Symphony Youth Orchestras

April 12: Youth Festival Concert. Knight Theater. 704-972-2000; www.csyo.net.

Charlotte Symphony Pops

April 13: Natalie Cole. Ovens Auditorium, 2700 E. Independence Blvd. 704-972-2000; www.charlottesymphony.org.

Charlotte Folk Society

April 13: Red June. Great Aunt Stella Center, 926 Elizabeth Ave. 704-563-7080; www.folksociety.org.

CPCC Opera Theatre

April 13-15: Music by Gershwin and Bernstein. Halton Theater, 1206 Elizabeth Ave. tix.cpcc.edu.

Restoring Hope

April 15: Amnon Weinstein and Violins of Hope. Knight Theater, 430 S. Tryon St. 704-372-1000; www.violinsofhopecharlotte.com.


Charlotte City Ballet

April 14: “The Enchanted Forest.” Matthews Community Center, 100 E. McDowell St., Matthews. www.charlottecityballet.org.


Gallery Crawl happens the first Friday of the month with extended hours and special events.

Cabarrus Arts Council

Through May 17: “Garden Party.” Historic Courthouse, 65 Union St. S., Concord. 704-920-2787; www.cabarrusartscouncil.org.

Charlotte Art League

April 6-27: “Spring into Art.” 1517 Camden Road. 704-376-2787; www.charlotteartleague.org.

Charlotte Fine Art Gallery

Through April 28: “Eco-Art.” 7510 Pineville-Matthews Road, Suite 12A. 704-541-0741; www.charlottefineart.com.

Coffey and Thompson

Through April: Works by Richard Plasschaert. 109 W. Morehead St. 704-375-7232;


Dialect Design

Through May 7: “Heavy Starch.” 3204-C N. Davidson St. 704-502-6880; www.dialectdesign.com.

Elder Gallery

Through April: “Not By Words Alone.” 1427 South Blvd.; 704-370-6337; www.elderart.com.

Hidell Brooks Gallery

April 6-28: Works by Christopher Terry and Chris Metze. 1910 South Blvd., Suite 130. 704-334-7302; hidellbrooks.com.

Jerald Melberg Gallery

Through May 19: “Bright Lights, Big City.” 625 S. Sharon Amity Road. 704-365-3000; www.jeraldmelberg.com.

Lark & Key

Through May 26: “Memory & Metaphor.” Opening reception 6-9 p.m. April 6. 128 E. Park Ave, Suite B, in South End. 704.334.4616; www.larkandkey.com.

Liora Manne Home

April 6: Textile art; photography by Liza Cox. 1336 Central Ave. 704-231-8264.New Gallery of Modern Art

Through April 25: “Welcome to the Jungle.” 435 S. Tryon. 704-373-1464; newgalleryofmodernart.com.

Providence Gallery

Through April: “Torn Flowers.” 601-A Providence Road. 704-333-4535; www.providencegallery.net.

RedSky Gallery – Elizabeth

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

Rowe Galleries

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

Shain Gallery

Through April 20: Works by Jay Zinn and Peggie Blizard. 2823 Selwyn Ave. 704-334-7744. www.shaingallery.com.


Mint Museum Randolph

April 7-Jan. 6, 2013: “Sophisticated Surfaces: The Pottery of Herb Cohen,” and “The American Art Tile, 1880-1940.” 2730 Randolph Road. 704-337-2000; www.mintmuseum.org.