Be There

by Brian Clarey

Sun., Nov. 7th Design Archives Fashion Show Artistika; 523 S. Elm St., Greensboro; 8 p.m.; $10 ($5 students, $7 advance) Kit Rodenbough’s little thrift shop busts out some high fashion tonight at Artistika, with designs from her store on Tate Street. Music by Holy Ghost Tent Revival and the Beard.

Wed., Nov. 3rd Bringing the Best You to the Interview Goodwill Greensboro Resource Center; 1235S.Eugene St.; 336.275.9801 x305; 10 a.m. FREE Get a job! For real! This class includes a fashion show, interview tips and free makeovers for those who have had trouble finding work lately — which is about 20 percent of us. This is a free event, but registration is required.

Thurs., Nov. 4th Networking with a Purpose Aesthetic Images Photography Studio; 401 State St., Greensboro; 336.286.2163;; 8 a.m. FREEVisions networking group holds an open house for both those with jobs and the unemployed today. From the press release: “The purpose is for those with jobs and those searching to make connections, build relationships and move forward.” The event is free, but please bring a non-perishable food item for Urban Ministry for entry.

Fri., Nov. 5 NC Dance Festival Aycock Auditorium, UNCG; 336.334.4849; www.ncdancefestival/org; 8 p.m.; $15 ($12 children and seniors, $9 students)The 20th anniversary of the NC Dance Festival sweeps through the Triad tonight at UNCG. The event, which is put on by the NC Dance project, features a comprehensive recital of technique and form.

Sat., Nov 6 The Magic Flute War Memorial Auditorium, Greensboro; 336.273.9472;; 8 p.m.; $25-$50 ($5 students) Mozart’s musical comedy, sung in German with English dialogue, is a comedy of errors featuring costumes, intrigue and love. This one-night-only production of the Greensboro opera is also a family-friendly event.

Mon., Nov 8 Monday Night Football Pittsburgh Steelers at Cincinnati Bengals; 8:30 p.m.; ESPN (cable channel 17)Seriously? There’s nothing gong on tonight, so why not check out the grudge match between the Cincinnati Bengals and the Pittsburgh Steelers at your favorite sports bar? The two teams have been league rivals since reconfiguration in 1970, with Pittsburgh leading the series 52-28, though the Bengals scored the biggest win, 42-7, in their Super Bowl year of 1988. Both teams need the win tonight.

Tues., Nov. 9 Dancing To Fight Hunger KO’s Family Fitness, 204 6th St., Winston-Salem; 336.301.9407;; 5:45 p.m.; FREE Starting this Tuesday, Dance Trance will offer a Give Back to the Community class every Tuesday and collecting food donations for Second Harvest Food Bank to help stock the shelves for the holiday season. Get into the holiday spirit early with Dance Trance and fight hunger with the most exhilarating dance fitness class. You can follow this class without knowing a single step.

Wed., Nov 10 Professional Women of Winston-Salemluncheon Piedmont Club, 19th Floor BB&T Building, 200 W. 2nd St., Winston-Salem; 336.631.3906; 11:30 a.m.; $15Lida Hayes, owner of S&L Painting and Decorating Company, will deliver her speech, “The Risks and Courage Required of Women Leaders in the Triad,” at this installment of the PWWS luncheon. Reservations are required and can be made by calling JJ Elliott at the above number.