found objects

by Keith Barber

Leading off this week’s edition of Found Objects is the Greensboro 48-Hour Film Project. The festivities kick off on Friday at Studio B at 6 p.m. Teams of filmmakers will receive their marching orders from project director Iris Carter. Filmmakers will be given a genre, a line of dialogue and a prop that must appear in their five to sevenminute films. On Sunday, filmmakers must drop off their completed films by 7:30 p.m. The Broach Theatre is located at 520 S. Elm St. in downtown Greensboro. Registration fee for late comers is $155. The premiere screenings of all entries will be held at Carousel Luxury Cinemas, located at 1305 Battleground Avenue, on June 16-17.

On Thursday, Paper Lantern Theatre Company presents David Lindsay- Adaire’s Kimberly Akimbo at Theatre Alliance in Winston-Salem at 8 p.m. The show runs through June 20 at Theatre Alliance, which is located at 1047 Northwest Blvd.

On Tuesday, June 15, a/perture Cinema presents Spirited Away, Hayao Miyazaki’s 2001 Oscar-winning film. The story of a 10-year-old girl who wanders into a world ruled by gods, witches and monsters, Spirited Away is a treat for children of all ages. A/perture Cinema is located at 311 W. 4th St. in downtown Winston-Salem. Admission is $5.

Piedmont Craftsman continues its Full Circle sculpture and jewelry exhibition this week. Piedmont Craftsmen is located at 601 N. Trade St. and is open Tuesday through Saturday. Admission is free.

Artworks Gallery presents a two-person exhibit of sculpture and drawings by Don Green and ceramic sculpture by Mitzi Shewmake. Artworks Gallery is located at 564 N. Trade St. in Winston-Salem’s Arts District.

Weatherspoon Art Museum presents its exhibition Big Shots: Andy Warhol Polaroids, which features approximately 300 Polaroids and 70 gelatin silver blackand-white prints pooled from the many donated to the Weatherspoon Art Museum, the Nasher Museum of Art and the Ackland Art Museum in 2008 by the Andy Warhol Photographic Legacy Program, a division of the Andy Warhol Foundation. The exhibit will be the centerpiece of Weatherspoon’s 7th Annual Summer Solstice Party on Friday, June 18.

And finally, War Memorial Auditorium presents comedian Ron “Tater Salad” White on June 18 at 7:30 p.m. For further info, call 888.397.3100.