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oct 21

UNCSA School of Filmmaking Senior Spotlight

UNCSA Main Theatre; 1533 South Main St., Winston-Salem; www.; 7 p.m. -8:30 p.m.; FREE

Screening of some of the best films seniors have made over their four years. Everyone is invited to come out and celebrate a group of senior’s we are spotlighting. A reception will follow with an opportunity to meet the next class of up and coming filmmakers. All proceeds go the school’s Los Angeles Immersion Program.

Wed., Oct 19


The Congregational United Church of Christ; 400 W. Radiance Drive, Greensboro; 336.274.5378; 6-8 p.m.; FREE

Everyone’s gonna be there! The forum will start promptly at 6:30 p.m. and will end at 8, and the general public is invited. Each candidate will be allowed to make a three-minute presentation, which will leave time for questions and discussion afterwards.

Thu., Oct 20

Killer Klowns from Outer Space

Carolina Theatre; 310 S. Greene St., Greensboro; 336.333.2605; www.carolinatheatre. com; 7:30 p.m. $5

An intergalactic cult comedy presented by the Mixed Tape Film Series about — you guessed it — clowns from outer space who terrorize a small town. Clown makeup not required, but strongly encouraged

Sat., Oct 22


Simkins Sports Pavilion at Barber Park; Greensboro; 336.373.4679; www.; 5:30 p.m. $10

Greensboro Roller Derby’s first doubleheader bout. The Mad Dollies play the Elm Street Nightmares and GSORD’s all-star team plays the Cape Fear Roller Girls’ Black Harrts. Bewitched is a family-friendly event. Costumes are encouraged for everyone, and there will be a costume contest during halftime. There will also be additional activities for the kids.

Sun., Oct 23

Evil Dead: The Musical

Theatre Alliance Playhouse; 1047 Northwest Blvd., Winston-Salem; 336.723.7777; www.; 8 p.m.

A campy production of the cult-classic film. For those who don’t know, this hilarious live stage show takes all the elements of the cult classic horror films, Evil Dead, Evil Dead 2 and Army of Darkness then combines them to make one of the craziest theatrical experiences of all time.

Mon., Oct 24

Lang Lang Live

Grand Stadium 16; 3205 Northline Ave.; Greensboro; 336.297.9440; www.; 8:00 p.m.

Heralded as the “hottest artist on the classical music planet” by the New York Times, the star, 29 year-old Lang Lang, has played sold out recitals and concerts in every major city in the world and is the first Chinese pianist to be engaged by the Vienna Philharmonic, Berlin Philharmonic and all the top American orchestras. Don’t miss this once in a lifetime opportunity to see this amazing pianist on the big screen!

Tue., Oct 25

Green Drinks Winston

Old Winston Social Club; 1131 Burke St., Winston-Salem; www. oldwinstonsocialclub; 336.723.0060; 5:30 p.m.

Every month people who work in the environmental field meet up at informal sessions known as Green Drinks. There is a lively mixture of people from NGO’s, academia, government and business. Just say “Are you green?” and you’ll be introduced to whomever is there. It’s a great way of catching up with people you know and for making new contacts.

Wed., Oct 26

FX Makeup Demonstration

High Point Public Library; 901 N.

Main St., High Point; 336.883.8512; www.


Learn how to create fantastic makeup effects from local special effects artist, Joh Harp and scarwe the crap out of your friends and neighbors this Halloween.

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