Local Arts & entertainment news Aug. 29-Sept. 4
Intimidators send 25-year-old ballpark out with a BANG
7 p.m. TONIGHT
KANNAPOLIS — The Kannapolis Intimidators will blowout Intimidators Stadium one last time on Thursday, Aug. 29 at 7 p.m. against Hagerstown. Tickets and information at 704-932-3267 or intimidatorsbaseball.com
‘Now are The Foxes’ improv
Aug 31 • 7:30: Hilarious Improv returns to Lee Street theatre. 329 N. Lee St., Tickets at www.leestreet.org or 704-310-5507.
North Carolina Folk Festival
GREENSBORO — North Carolina Folk Festival is a free three-day celebration of cultural heritage through music, dance, handmade crafts, food, and family fun.
The Festival will feature an exciting, new lineup of global artists, American roots performers, and North Carolina flavors.
Details and musical lineup at www.ncfolkfestival.com
Catawba Music presents Masterclass and Recital by The Factory Seconds Trio
Catawba Music Department hosts a masterclass and recital in Omwake-Dearborn Chapel. The Factory Seconds Trio will be conducting a brass masterclass for area high school and college students from 5-6 p.m. , and the recital will begin at 7:30 p.m. Both events are free to the public.
The trio consists of Jack Sutte (trumpet), Jesse McCormick (horn), and Richard Stout (trombone). Each occupies the Second Chair position in their respective section with The Cleveland Orchestra, and all are faculty members at Baldwin Wallace Conservatory.
Learn more at https://catawba.edu
Dolley Madison to visit the ESU
6:30 p.m.Sept. 12
Dolley Payne, born in New Garden, (now Greensboro), Guilford County, returns to North Carolina September 12, hosted by the English Speaking Union.
Accompanying her will be her husband, President James Madison, the fourth one to hold that office between 1808 and 1817.
Filling in for the two and discussing life in the White House during that period will be Bryan Austin and Michelle Greensmith.
Cocktails at 6:30, dinner at 7, and presentation at 8 p.m. Tickets are $32.
Come as a one-time guest and consider joining our organization. Contact Gerry Wood at email@example.com or call 704-216-2660 for reservations.
RSVP deadline is Sept. 9. Visit https://www.esuus.org/Salisbury for more information.