Need a scare tonight?
Be sure to attend the classic horror film "Nosferatu" at 7:30 p.m. or 11 p.m. at Davidson College Presbyterian Church.
Henry Lebedinsky, director of music and choirmaster at St. Alban's Episcopal Church, will provide chilling background music on the powerful Wicks organ.
This free event is part of the church's "Organ at Davidson" series. Performances are in the church sanctuary at Main Street (N.C. 115) and Concord Road.
This 1922 story of a vampire, based on the Count Dracula story, stars Max Schrek as the vampire Count Orlock. After he sails into port on a ship of death, bringing the plague, his new neighbor realizes she holds the key to the only way to stop the deaths and the vampire.
Details: www.dcpc.org; 704-892-5641.
Henry Lebedinsky will perform with countertenor Michael Albert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday in Davidson College's Tyler-Tallman Hall of Sloan Music Center.
Admission is $12 for adults, $8 for senior adults and $5 for youths 18 and younger. For tickets call 704-894-2135 weekdays 10 a.m.-4 p.m. or visit www.davidson.edu/tickets.
Davidson College invites the public to a free two-organ concert in Davidson College Presbyterian Church on Nov. 9. Jane Dimmock Cain, director of music at Davidson College Presbyterian Church, will perform beginning 7:30 p.m. Donations appreciated.
Davidson College Artist Series will offer a contemporary percussion ensemble ScrapArtsMusic at 8 p.m. Nov. 9 the Duke Family Performance Hall. The Vancouver-based group's five drummers create rhythms using kinetic instruments fashioned from recycled materials ranging from accordion parts to artillery shells. Their music is influenced by street performance, jazz and world music traditions.
Tickets are $20 for reserved seating; call 704-894-2135 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays or visit www.davidson.edu/tickets.
"Over the Top Holiday Tablescapes" will benefit the Hands Around Mecklenburg/Mooresville Making Emergency Repairs Safely (HAMMERS) that improves homes for the needy in the Davidson area.
North Mecklenburg Woman's Club will sponsor the event Wednesday at River Run Country Club. You'll have two opportunities to participate: The daytime session is $10 and will be from noon to 3:30 p.m.; the evening gala is at 6:30 p.m. and costs $25.
The evening gala will offer appetizers, a cash bar, live and silent auctions, a cigar bar and a fire pit. More than 25 local-area designers, shops and florists will display holiday-themed dining tables and Christmas trees. Designers will be competing for bragging rights, and visitors can garner fresh ideas for holiday decorations.
Many items on display will be offered for sale. For information, e-mail OverTheTableTop@gmail.com or call 704-517-9945. Tickets are available at Black Lion at Interstate 77 Exit 25.
The Connie Company - the children's theater arm of the Davidson Community Players - will perform its first all-youth musical, "Once on This Island Jr.," an adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen's "The Little Mermaid."
This version is for ages 6 and older and features talented middle and high school performers from this area.
Performances will be at 1 and 4 p.m. Nov. 13-14, 7 p.m. Nov. 19, 4 p.m. Nov. 20 and 1 and 4 p.m. Nov. 21. All performances are at the Armour Street Theatre, 307 Armour St., Davidson. To reserve tickets call 704-892-7953 or visit www.davidsoncommunityplayers.org. All tickets are $9.
Davidson Parks and Recreation is offering yoga for everybody to help strengthen, tone and relax the mind and body. The class meets 10:30-11:30 a.m. Fridays, Nov. 5-19 and Dec. 3-18. Each session is $30. To register visit www.d-Recs.org or call 704-892-3349.