by Erica Katz


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 china including a 2008 work commissioned for the Beijing olympics. Now through August 22. NcAc Fellowship exhibition. 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.

July 2. 6:00-9:00 p.m. “Trash” Opening Reception. Center for Visual Artists, 200 N. Davie St., Greensboro. This exhibition explores the issues of waste and consumption through works primarily made of ‘trash’. open to the general public through July 23. Art Party studio opening 12:00-2:00 p.m. For more information visit or 333.7485.

July 4. 1:00-4:00 p.m. “Collection of the Best” Group Exhibition & Opening Reception. Marshall Art Gallery, 301-H Pisgah church Rd., Village at North elm shops, Greensboro. A variety of mediums and subject matter will be represented. open through July 26. For more information e-mail or visit

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

July 15. 7:00 p.m. SECCA Reopening. 750 Marguerite Dr., Winston-Salem. seeking community volunteers to help with the art center’s grand reopening. Ribboncutting ceremony, guest reception with artists, live entertainment and lots of surprises. music will be provided by Turbo Pro Project. For more information visit www. or call 725-1904.

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

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


June 30. 8:00-9:45 p.m. Dance Social. Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St., Studio 305. Tango to samba, Bhangra to Bachata, salsa to swing & everything in between. Free mini class at 8:00 p.m. suggested donation $3-$5. Visit for more information on all classes.

July 4. 3:30-5:30 p.m. First Sunday Tea Dance. Guilford Grange, 4909 Guilford School Rd., Greensboro.

Join host Tim saunders and dance your favorite ballroom dances. $7. For more information call 324-1924.

July. Summer Dance Intensive Workshops. The Royal Expressions School of Dance, 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.

July. Dance Classes 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 www. 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! Visit for more information.

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


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

July 1 & 2. 8:00 p.m. July 4. 3:00 p.m. “1776” Musical. Carolina Theatre, 310 S. Greene St., Greensboro. This Tony-award winning musical is a light-hearted retelling of the founding fathers’ efforts to write and ratify the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia in 1776. Tickets and group pricing available at 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

July 2. 10:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. 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

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

Now through August 28. Snow Camp Outdoor Drama’s 37th 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

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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