Things To Do In Charlotte NC : Charlotte Art Weekly #26

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The sky is cloudy; the breeze is cold. Each concert is booked, every movie is sold. Break the mundane of popular culture consumption myth and refer to Charlotte Art Weekly Twenty Six. We have events that are from your neighbourhood and attending them won’t fill rich pockets but only enhance brotherhood. We mention unwatched movies, enriching theatricals, unique art shows, and original musicals. It is a suggestion in the era of recommendation, to consume discreet content even when you have nil motivation. Open your minds widen your horizon. Consume what’s enriching, thought-provoking rather than just entertaining. CAW 26 on your tabloids, now!

Born in NC, the American Humanitarian Eliza Bryant is the needed inspiration in this epoch where murders are ordinary affairs, and only holocausts are eligible to grab the headlines. Bryant was a daughter of a slave, and she freed her way with her family to start a humanitarian shelter in Cleveland, Ohio both after and before Civil War. During the times of Great Migration, Bryant helped escaped Afro Americans who have nowhere to turn to with shelter, food and water and broke the belief of racial segregation, which was thriving in the shelter homes of America. The social reformer with the help of John D. Rockefeller raised a reasonable amount of funds to start the Cleveland Home for Aged Colored People in 1896 which is still completely functional.

Things to Do In Charlotte

26th Edition of Charlotte Art Weekly Will Enrich Your Week

 

Local Author Event with Molly Grantham

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The book launch of news anchor and investigative reporter Molly Grantham’s first literature Small Victories.

December 8, 2017

Park Road Books

Open to all

 

Clara’s Trip: A Cirque and Dance Nutcracker Story

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A stirring performance that is gymnastically profound with dance aesthetics.

December 8 – 10, 2017

Booth Playhouse at Blumenthal Performing Arts Center

Entry With Tickets ($20-$45)

 

Songwriters in the Round

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Spend a Rockabye evening with songwriter Jeff Wall, Jem Crossland, Kyle Petty, W. Kiley Smith and their thoughtful stories.

December 8, 2017

Puckett’s

Open to all

 

Rosie and the Force – A Reindeer Tale

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An audience participatory Christmas play for children of age group 3-12.

December 9 & 16, 2017

Warehouse Performing Arts Center

Entry With Tickets ($10)

 

Children of Eden

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Stephen Schwartz’s musical story of Genesis recommended for families.

December 9 – 10, 2017

Levine Jewish Community Center

Entry With Tickets ($12-$15)

 

Ceramic Pottery Sale

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Gift eccentric art this holiday season; buy pottery from LJCC ceramic students

December 10, 2017

Levine JCC

Open to all

 

The Classic Black Cinema Series – Their Eyes Were Watching God

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A novel based film is describing the journey of a woman breaking the myths of society. The overall festival helps the community to learn the significance of Afro American cinema.

December 10, 2017

Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture at Levine Center for the Arts

Entry With Tickets ($7-$9)

 

The Local Odyssey w/ Dean Moran

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An evening with Dean Moran’s original cover songs with the music of The Local Odyssey trio band.

December 12, 2017

Heist Brewery

Open to all

 

Acoustic Syndicate

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The musical concert of Acoustic Syndicate band which was formed in NC in 1992 and usually perform in folk/rock/bluegrass genres.

December 16, 2017

Visulite Theatre

Entry With Tickets ($15-$20)

 

A load of things to do in Charlotte NC this week (8th December to 14th December)

Illustration: Nilesh Ramani

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