found objects

by Keith Barber

Kicking off Found Objects this week is the finale of a musical tribute to the King of rock ‘n roll. All Shook Up is a musical comedy inspired by Elvis Presley.

Featuring the classic hits “Heartbreak Hotel,” “Burning Love,” “Jailhouse Rock,” “Blue Suede Shoes,” “Don’t Be Cruel” and many more, All Shook Up will conclude its two-week run on Sunday at Twin City Stage in Winston-Salem. Show times are as follows: Thursday through Saturday, 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. Tickets range from $10 to $22. Twin City Stage is located at 610 Coliseum Drive in Winston- Salem. For further info, call 336.725.4001.

On Thursday at 12 noon, Reynolda House Museum presents a video screening entitled, William A. Christenberry, Jr. The hour-long documentary follows artist William Christenberry as he returns to his hometown in Alabama. Christenberry discusses the influences on his work, which includes photographs, sculpture and installation pieces, and the cohesive nature of his art. Admission is free. For further info, call 336.758.5150.

On Friday and Saturday, the UNCG Dance Department presents the MFA Thesis Concert of choreography student Loren Groenendaal at 8 p.m. at the UNCG Dance Theater, located at 1000 Spring Garden St. Tickets are $12 general admission; $9 for seniors and children; and $6 for students. For further info, call 336.334.4849.

On Sunday, the Carolina Theatre presents the Garrett Davis stage play Forget Me Not at 5 p.m. Tickets range from $19.50-$21.50. For further info, call 336.333.2605.

On Friday and Saturday, the UNCG Threads Student Organization will hold a fashion show entitled Time Warp and Weft: A Survey of Fashion Through History at 8 p.m. at the Greensboro Cultural Arts Center, located at 200 N. Davie St. Inspired by fashion from the past, present and future, Friday night’s event is a runway show featuring designs by UNCG Consumer Apparel and Retail Studies students. Saturday night’s show is a gallery showing featuring live models. Tickets are $10.

Finally, on Thursday, the Community Arts Café presents Poetic Expressions from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Gallery of the Arts located at 411 W. 4th St. in Winston-Salem.