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Local arts & entertainment news Aug. 1-7

Community Calendar

TONIGHT: 7:30 p.m. Get Lit(erature)!
Trivia and Social Hour at New Sarum Brewing. Join Rowan Public Library at 109 N. Lee St. for the last of three special, pop-culture-themed trivia nights.
Tonight’s theme: “Out of This World.” Door prizes will be awarded. This is part of an RPL Adult Summer Reading Program for ages 18 and up. Details at 704-216-8248.

 

Call for auditions
Salisbury Pride presents “Over The Rainbow: Broadway With a Twist”
Audition dates: 6-9 p.m. Aug. 13 and 15 • Show date: Sept. 7
Favorite show-tunes where men sing songs originally written for women and vice versa, hence the twist. Directed by Caroline Stephenson, accompanied by Matthew Michael Brown.
Auditions at First United Methodist Church, 217 S. Church St. The concert will benefit Salisbury Pride’ youth and educational programs and Novant Health’s Emergency Fund for HIV/AIDS patients. Sign-up for an audition slot at www.salisburypride.com. If you’re unable to make one of the auditions, contact Tim Coffey at tim@salisburypride.com to inquire about an alternative.

 

The Little Theatre of W-S presents “Wait Until Dark”
Audition date: 6-8 p.m. Aug. 13
Show dates: Oct. 18-27
Auditions will be held at The Little Theatre’s offices, 419 N. Spruce Street in downtown Winston-Salem. See https://www.ltofws.org/auditions

 

Call for sculpture artists
Caldwell Arts Council presents 34th annual Sculpture Celebration
Early registration discounts available
Show date: Sept. 7
Sculptors are invited to bring up to 3 sculptures for this one-day competition for $11,000 in cash awards. Held at T.H. Broyhill Walking Park, 945 Lakewood Drive, Lenoir.
For additional details, contact the Caldwell Arts Council, 828-754-2486, office@caldwellarts.com, or visit www.caldwellarts.com

 

H.O.T. Summer final session
6-8 p.m. Aug. 22
History On Tap Session Three: The Historic Salisbury Station Catacombs, 215 Depot St.
Must RSVP at www.historicsalisbury.org

 

Kannapolis Movies in the Park
KANNAPOLIS — Aug. 2: Bumblebee. Village Park, 8:45 p.m.

Joedance Film Festival
CHARLOTTE — Aug. 1-3: 10th annual Joedance Film Festival raises money for pediatric cancer research. Held at Charlotte Ballet. https://filmfreeway.com/JoedanceFilmFestival

Reynolda Cinema Under the Stars
WINSTON-SALEM — For the first time Reynolda’s summer film series will be presented for free. Gates open at 7 p.m. films shown at dark on the main lawn of Reynolda House.
Aug. 9: Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961) • Aug. 16: The Devil Wears Prada (2006) • Aug. 23: The Great Gatsby (2013) • Info at reynoldahouse.org

 

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