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9/25/2012 - Arts and Entertainment Events
by Asheville Citizen Times

ACOUSTIC

Youngs Mountain Music, 8-10 bands featuring mountain music 7-11 p.m. every Saturday, Mountain Music Drive (off U.S. 19E), Burnsville. Non-alcoholic facility. 675-4790.

Sarah McQuaid, 7 p.m. today, Mountain Spirit Coffeehouse at Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 1 Edwin Place, Asheville. $15, $10 students, free age 13 and younger. 299-4171 or www.uuasheville.org.

The Jason Bishop Show, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 7, Western Carolina University, John W. Bardo Fine and Performing Arts Center, Cullowhee. Bishop is known for his "double levitation" illusion. $20, $15 WCU faculty and staff, $5 students and children. 227-2479 or bardoartscenter.wcu.edu.

Jeremy Kittel Band, 8 p.m. Oct. 12, Diana Wortham Theatre at Pack Place, 2 S. Pack Sq., Asheville. $30, $25 students, $15 children. 257-4530 or www.dwtheatre.com.

Nashville Bluegrass Band, 8 p.m. Oct. 20, Performing Arts Center, 507 Chestnut St., Highlands. 526-9047 or www.highlandspac.org.

Janis Ian and Tom Paxton: Together At Last, 8 p.m. Oct. 20, Diana Wortham Theatre at Pack Place, 2 S. Pack Sq., Asheville. $30, $25 students, $15 children. 257-4530 or www.dwtheatre.com.

Ronny Cox with his trio, 7 p.m. Oct. 21, Mountain Spirit Coffeehouse at Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 1 Edwin Place, Asheville. $15, $10 students, free age 13 and younger. 299-4171 or www.uuasheville.org.

Pianist Julie Bees, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 23, Blue Ridge Community College, Flat Rock. $10, $3 students, $50 season tickets. 694-1743.

Guitar recital, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 13, Blue Ridge Community College, Flat Rock. UNC School of the Arts students. $10, $3 students. 694-1743.

Lorraine Conard Christmas concert, 3 p.m. Nov. 18, Haywood County Public Library, 678 S. Haywood St., Waynesville. Free.

Flute recital, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 15, 2013, Blue Ridge Community College, Flat Rock. UNC School of the Arts students. $10, $3 students. 694-1743.

Gershwin music, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 19, Blue Ridge Community College, Flat Rock. $10, $3 students. 694-1743.

Pianist Kirill Gliadkovsky, 7:30 p.m. March 19, Blue Ridge Community College, Flat Rock. $10, $3 students. 694-1743.

CHRISTIAN AND GOSPEL

Hominy Valley Fall Coloring Singing, 2 p.m. Oct. 13-14 and 20-21, featuring The Primitive Quartet and others. Hominy Valley Singing Grounds, N.C. 151, Candler. $14, free ages 12 and younger. http://primitivequartet.com/upload/specialevents.htm.

CLASSICAL AND CHORAL

AmiciMusic presents "The Poetry of Beethoven," dinner 6:30 p.m., concert 8 p.m. Sept. 29, White Horse, 105C Montreat Road, Black Mountain. $30. For show only, $20, $10 ages 17 and younger. 669-0816 or www.whitehorseblackmountain.com.

First Mondays Concert Series, Dilshad Posnock (flute), Eric Ohlsson (oboe), Deloise Lima (piano), 12:30 p.m. Oct. 1, Brevard Music Center. Free. 862-2120.

Asheville Symphony, Brahms Piano Concerto No. 2 with Valentina Lisitsa, 8 p.m. Oct. 13, Thomas Wolfe Auditorium at U.S. Cellular Center, Haywood Street. www.ashevillesymphony.org.

Asheville Symphony, Rachmaninoff's Paganini Variations with Van Cliburn medalist Joyce Yang, 8 p.m. Nov. 17, Thomas Wolfe Auditorium. www.ashevillesymphony.org.

DANCE

Una Noche de Flamenco: Guitar, Song and Dance, 7 p.m. Friday, BeBe Theatre, 20 Commerce St., Asheville. $25. 254-2621.

Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker, 3 and 7:30 p.m. Nov. 24, Harrah's Cherokee Event Center. For tickets, visit www.ticketmaster.com or call 800-745-3000. Patrons under age 21 will be able to attend.

"The Nutcracker" by Ballet Spartanburg, 7 p.m. Dec. 7, 3 p.m. Dec. 8-9, Converse College's Twitchell Auditorium, 580 E. Main St., Spartanburg, S.C. $32, $26 seniors, $20 students. Call 864-596-9725.

Clogging and Irish step dancing, every Monday at Joyful Noise in Weaverville. $10 per class. A variety of classes starting between 5-7:30 p.m. Contact Cheryl Renfro at 712-7559 or cherylrenfro@hotmail.com.

Tango, milonga at Tomato Cocina Latina, 70 Westgate Pky., Asheville, 8:30 p.m.-midnight second and fourth Fridays. Presented by Tango Asheville. $5 members, $6 non-members.

Hip Hop for kids, 5 p.m. Fridays, Hunab Kru Studio of Dance, Arden. For age 6-13. The art of BBoying and BGirling to all skill levels. 654-7890.

Square and round dancing, with Land of Sky Square Dance Club, second and fourth Fridays, Senior Opportunity Center, 36 Grove St., Asheville. For all ages. www.landofskyquares.info.

West African dance classes, 7:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Terpsicorps Studio, Old Lyman Street, Asheville. Classes are done to live drumming. $10. Open to all levels. 319-2486.

Tuesday Night Dance Social, 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Homewood Event and Conference Center, 19 Zillicoa St., Asheville. $7. Music provided includes ballroom, country western, line dance, swing, salsa, more. 712-8121.

Square dance lessons with Southern Lights Square and Round Dance Club, 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Stoney Mountain Activity Center, Stoney Mountain Road, Hendersonville. 625-9969.

Contra dance, 2-4:30 p.m. every fourth Sunday, The Gateway Club, 37 Church St., Waynesville. $5. 456-6789.

Classes With Ellie Grace, Appalachian clogging and Cape Breton step dancing, West Asheville. 573-239-0430 or www.gracefamilymusic.com.

Irish dance classes, ongoing classes at Miss Donna's Academy of Dance in Candler. For all levels. 242-2361.

FILM SCREENINGS

World Cinema Series, 8 p.m. every Friday, The Courtyard Gallery at the Phil Mechanic Building, 109 Roberts St., Asheville.

Movies at Jackson County Library in Sylva are shown 6:30 p.m. every Thursday. Free. Call 586-2016 for schedule.

Asheville Qfest, Oct. 11-14, Fine Arts Theatre, Biltmore Avenue, Asheville. Asheville's only LGBTQ international film festival.

Environmental Film Festival, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 12-13, Hendersonville Little Theater, 229 S. Washington St. Films that focus on biodiversity and conservation and the chemical burdens our bodies are exposed to. Festival opens with "What Would Darwin Think?: Man vs. Nature in the Galapagos." Order tickets at www.eco-wnc.org or 692-0385.

FREE SHOWS

Haywood Community Band, "Americana" 6:30 p.m. Oct. 21, Maggie Valley Pavilion, Soco Road, 456-4880.

Tom Fisch, 3 p.m. Oct. 21, Haywood County Public Library, 678 S. Haywood St., Waynesville. Traditional folk and country music.

Depot Doins, 6:30 p.m. Fridays, downtown Marshall. Bluegrass and country jam open to singers and bands. 645-0503.

Old Fort Mountain Music, 7 p.m. Fridays, year-round, the Rockett Building, Main Street, Old Fort.669-6894.

Woody's Original Mountain Music, 7 p.m. Fridays, year-round, 3354 U.S. 70 W., Marion. 724-4158.

The Lady and the Old Timers Band, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. first Friday of each month, Jackson County Public Library, 310 Keener St., Sylva. Gospel and traditional country tunes. 586-2016.

Bluegrass jam, 6 p.m. every first Saturday, Erwin Hills Lions Club, 188 Erwin Hills Road, Asheville. Several groups perform. Bring your instrument. Cake walk. Free admission. 713-7509.

 

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