EVENTS YOU DON’T WANT TO MISS
WHAT: Revolutionary technology meets an evolutionary message in Papadosio. Melding progressive rock with psychedelia, folk with electronica, and dance music with jam, the quintet has amassed a dedicated following of thousands of like-minded individuals sowing the seeds of unity and spreading the sounds of exaltation. WHEN: 8 p.m. WHERE: Cone Denim Entertainment Center. 117 South Elm Street, Greensboro. MORE: $18 tickets.
5 THE CRUCIBLE
WHAT: The Crucible is a gripping historical play that captures the drama and hysteria of the Salem witch trials in the late 17th century. Originally intended as an allegory of 1950s McCarthyism, The Crucible is relevant to todays sociopolitical climate, in which the pervasive threat of terrorism has led us to suspect and even persecute our own citizens. WHEN: 7:30 p.m. WHERE: Historic Bethabara Park. 2147 Bethabara Rd., Winston-Salem. MORE: $10 admission.
5 ANG LI
WHAT: Delivering adjectives any concert-goer thrives on captivating, powerful, passionate, exquisite the Triad will be treated to an evening of musical excitement on Thursday, November 5, as pianist Ang Li takes command of the stage at the High Point Theatre. WHEN: 7:30 p.m. WHERE: High Point Theatre, 220 E Commerce Ave., High Point. MORE: Tickets are $15-$20, available by calling (336) 887-3001 or online at www.highpointtheatre.com.
5 BADFISH: SUBLIME TRIBUTE
WHAT: Badfish: A Tribute to Sublime is tribute band dedicated to playing the music of Sublime and not to be confused with the original Badfish from Southern California. The group is named after a song appearing on the album 40oz. to Freedom. In 2008, the band was nominated for Best Tribute Act in the Boston Music Awards. WHEN: 8 p.m. WHERE: Cone Denim Entertainment Center. 117 South Elm Street, Greensboro. MORE: $10-$30 tickets. Ticketmaster.com
6 AN EVENING OF WHIMSY
WHAT: Join us for an interactive, oncein-a-lifetime event celebrating the 150th anniversary of the publication of Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll. The evening will feature an appearance by Gregory Maguire, international bestselling author of Wicked and his new book After Alice. WHEN: 7 p.m. WHERE: Millennium Center. 101 W. 5th St., Winston-Salem. MORE: $55-$250 admission. Call 1-800- 838-3006 for more information.
6 YOU’RE A GOOD MAN CHARLIE BROWN
WHAT: The Drama Center of City Arts presents ‘You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown’, the delightful musical based on Charles Schulz’ famous Peanuts cartoon strip. Bring the whole family for a great time with the Peanuts gang, including Charlie Brown, Snoopy and the rest! WHEN: 8 p.m. WHERE: Stephen D Hyers Studio Theater. 200 N. Davie St., Greensboro. MORE: $12-$15 admission.
7 HOUSE IN THE HORSESHOE ARCHAEOLOGY
WHAT: This is your chance to find out whats under the ground at House in the Horseshoe and to talk with experts in the fields of Archaeology, Metal Detecting, History, and Geology. The event is Free.WHEN: 9:30 a.m. WHERE: House in the Horseshoe State Historic Site. 288 Alston House Road, Sanford. MORE: Free event.
7 8TH ANNUAL COLFAX PERSIM- MON FESTIVAL
WHAT: The Festival celebrates all things persimmon, along with historic farming and demonstrations, music, arts & crafts, food vendors, vintage cars and farming equipment and more.WHEN: 10 a.m. WHERE: Historic Stafford Farm. 558 N. Bunker Hill Road, Oak Ridge. MORE: $7 admission.
7 SHEA’S CASE 5K
WHAT: Sheas Chase 5K Run/Walk started as a simple idea to do something to help memorialize our friend, Shea and to create a movement towards mental wellness for the Greensboro community. Sheas Chase is dedicated to increasing awareness and decreasing the stigma. WHEN: 11 a.m. WHERE: The Railyard Entertainment Complex. 120 Barnhardt Street, Greensboro. MORE: $15-$30 admission. To learn more, please visit www.sheaschase.com or call us at 336-373-1402.
8 THE BOXCAR CHILDREN
WHAT: Orphaned and in danger of being sent to different foster homes, the four Alden siblings run away and make their home in an abandoned railroad boxcar. Pursued by the authorities and a mysterious stranger, the children discover the rewards and perils of life on the run, as well as the joy of keeping their family together. WHEN: 2 p.m. WHERE: Twin City Stage. 610 Coliseum Drive, Winston-Salem. MORE: $14.05 admission.