by Erica Katz


June 24. 11:00 a.m. Leo Rucker Auction. The Community Arts Caf’’s Gallery of the Arts, 411 W.Fourth St., Winston-Salem. Bids may be placed throughout the day. At 7:00 p.m. a live auction will commence. A reception for the event will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. For more information call 793-8000 or visit

Now through June 27. “William Christenberry: Photographs, 1961–2005.” Reynolda House Museum

June 28. 3:00-5:00 p.m. “Marketing Your Art.” Associated Artists of Winston-Salem,301 W. 4th St., Winston- Salem. Information about marketing your artwork. $15 AAWS members, $20 non-members. Call 722-0340 or visit for more information.

Now through June 30. “Beautiful Forms-Exhibition by Orlando Silva.” Studio B, 520 S. Elm St., Greensboro. Exhibition will be shown by appointment only. For more information call 373-0752 ext. 123 or visit www.

June 30. 5:30-6:30 p.m. Artist Talk by Billy Lee. Green Hill Center Gallery, 200 N. Davie St., Greensboro. Sculptor Billy Lee will speak about his newest series of carved marble sculptures made in Guilin China and other major projects for China including a 2008 work commissioned for the Beijing Olympics. Call 333-7460 for more information.

June 30. 5:30 p.m. “Murals, Minds & Communities” Reception & Exhibition. Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St., The African American Atelier’s visual arts camp. The public is invited to join staff and students in celebrating diversity through art.

Now through July 9. “North Carolina Imagined” Associated Artists of Winston-Salem. 301 W. 4th St., Winston-Salem. An exhibition of artwork featuring North Carolina scenes and scenery, all created by NC artists. Gallery hours are Mon.-Fri., 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Sat. 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. For more information call 722-0340 or visit

Now through September 5. “Arnold Mesches: The FBI Files.” Weatherspoon Art Museum, Corner of Spring Garden & Tate St., Greensboro. The artwork chronicles the F.B.I.’s surveillance of Mesches for 27 years, beginning in the McCarthy era. For more information call 334-5770, e-mail: or visit weatherspoon.

Now through September 19. Season passes are being sold for the 2010 Summer Art Series. Surry Arts Council. 218 Rockford St., Mount Airy. Passes are for events held at the Blackmon Amphitheatre and the Downtown Cinema Theatre. Cost $125. Children 12 and under are free for these events. Call 786-7998 or visit

Mondays: 7:00-9:00 p.m. Tuesdays: 9:30-noon and 6:30-9:00 p.m. Painting classes. Red Door Studio/Gallery. 3631 Redfield Dr., Greensboro. For more information visit or call 288-5415.

First Friday of the month. 6:00-9:00 p.m. Lyndon Street Artworks. 205 Lyndon St., Greensboro. Featuring over forty local artists’ working studios that are open to the public. For more information call 370-0025 or visit


Now through June 23. 8:00-9:00 p.m. Latin Dance Classes. Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St., Studio 305. $26 (in advance)/$28 at door or $8 per class. Partner recommended. Now through June 24. World Belly Dance. June 25. Free family dance social. June 30. Dance social. Visit for more information on all classes.

Now through June 30. The Royal Expressions School of Dance is now offering Summer Dance Intensive Workshops. 930-A S. Chapman St., Greensboro. Classes are offered for ages 5-adult and tuition ranges from $75- 125 per week. To enroll visit or call 404-2999. Open House Reception June 22. 6:30 p.m.

June. Belly dance (all levels), African Dance, and Yoga at Twisted Dance Studios, 315 South Greene St., Ste 200, Greensboro. Rates $10 or less. For more information call 303-7892 or visit

Mondays. 7:00-8:00 p.m. Belly Dance Class. Lewis Recreation Center, 3110 Forest Lawn Dr., Greensboro. $38 for 8 weeks. Ongoing. For more information call 379- 1712 or 455-5977.

Tuesdays. 7:30-10:30 p.m. Fiddle & Bow Country Dance. Vintage Theatre, 7 Vintage Ave., Winston- Salem. No partner needed. Cost $7. For more information call 272-3245.

Tuesdays & Wednesdays. Dance Classes. Royal Exprssions, 930-A S. Chapman St., Greensboro. Cost $10 per class or 10 class pass is $70. Students receive 50% off. Contact Princess at for the class schedule. For more information visit or call 404-2999.

Wednesdays. 6:30-7:30 p.m. Belly Dancing Class. The Center For Holistic Healing, 623 York Ave Suite 103, High Point. Cost: $10.00 per class. For more information call 841-4307 or visit

Second & Fourth Wednesdays. Tribal Improv Belly Dance. Eclectic by Nature, 402 State St., Greensboro. $10/class. Call EBN at 373-0733 to reserve a spot!

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First & Third Saturdays. 7:30 p.m. “Let’s Dance.” The Clarion Hotel, Greensboro. For more information visit, e-mail or call 451-4441.


June 23-25, 29-July 2. 10:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. June 26 & July 3. 1:00 p.m. “Koko Karate & the Kung Fu Kittens.” Brown Building Theatre, 402 Tate St., Greensboro.

One hour musical comedy. Tickets are $7 for adults; $6 for children, seniors, and students; and $5 for groups of 10 or more. Call 334-4392 or 272-0160 or visit boxoffice.

June 24-26 & July 1-3. 10:15 p.m. “The Actor’s Nightmare” & Sister Mary Ignatius Explains It All For You.” UpStage Cabaret at Triad Stage, 232 S. Elm St., Greensboro. Tickets are $15. Not appropriate for children or the easily offended. Call 272-0160 or 334-4392 or visit

June 24-August 28. Snow Camp Outdoor Drama’s 37 th

Season. “The Sword of Peace & Pathway to Freedom,” “The Wiz,” The Wonderful Adventures of Brer Rabbit & Pinocchio.” Tickets $7 to $15. Season tickets $45. Special family pricing available. For tickets and more information call 376-6948, 800-726-5115 or visit June 25. 2:00 & 7:00 p.m. “The Three Musketeers, All Swash and No Buckle!” Arts Council Theatre, 610 Coliseum Dr. Winston-Salem. Tickets are $5 at the door. For information call 725-4531.

June 25-26, 30-July 3, July 8-10. 8:00 p.m. June 27 & July 11. 2:00 p.m. “Red White & Tuna.” Theatre Alliance, 1047 Northwest Blvd., Winston-Salem. Tickets $12- $14 and are available at event/111399. Call 723-7777 for more information.

June 28. 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Festival Stage General Auditions. 521 N. Liberty St., Winston-Salem. Prepare a 1-2 minute monologue and provide a current 8”x10” head shot and r’sum’. To set an appointment call NCSF at 841-2273, ext. 226 between 9:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. only, Monday through Friday, or e-mail joan.andrews@

Now through July 4. “Providence Gap.” Triad Stage, 232 South Elm St., Greensboro. The World Premiere of an Appalachian Saga. For tickets call 272-0160, 866-579- TIXX or visit

Saturdays. 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Free Acting Classes! Windsor Recreation Center, 1601 E. Lee St., Greensboro. $5 registration fee and scholarships are available for those in need. For more information, contact Charlene Duncan at 681-8980. Seating is limited!

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