OTC presents the "I Discovered It First" improv show. In honor of Columbus Day, we will be celebrating anything to do with discovery. Based on your suggestions we might discover a talent we didn't know we had; we might discover a recipe for blueberry muffins, or we might discover we have a love child !! 12.00 in advance; 15.00 at the doorhttp://www.OTCimprov.com
It’s been 10 years since Big Mammas House of Burlesque started doing shows and generating a fan following in Charlotte. The lady behind the magic, Deana Pendragon aka Big Mamma, is a dazzling character with a voice to back her show antics. This special burlesque show also celebrates her birthday and as the event’s Facebook post has already revealed: “Someone’s getting covered in cake!!!” $20
Filmmakers and scriptwriters have exactly 100 words to create their cinematic story. No more, no less. The filmmakers must focus on the essence of the story and cut out any unnecessary dialogue. Watch the final cuts from Academy Award winning filmmakers and exceptional students.
Fast-paced, FUN! You might have trouble catching your breath because the jokes come at you fast and furious 180 Seconds at a time then it's on to the next act. Hosted by JD Colwell. Special guest Paul Pallotta. And featuring the best local talent within a 200 mile radius.
The Juried Competition exhibit is comprised of original work, created in the last two years, and not previously shown at the Dalton Gallery. Judging this year's competition is Seth Gadsden of the Nickelodeon Theatre. The winners of the 27th Annual Juried Competition will be announced at an opening reception on Thurs., June 16, 2016 at 6-8PM. GALLERY HOURS Monday-Thursday: 9 AM - 6 PM Fridays: 9 AM - 5 PM 2nd & 4th Weekends Saturdays: 10 AM - 2 PM Sundays: 2 - 4 PM FREEhttp://www.yorkcountyarts.org
These films are the byproduct of hardwork and talent from Charlotte-area independent filmmakers. That’s not to forget the ability to work well under preassure, a skill set necessary for participation when given only 48 hours to complete a film based around an assigned genre and featuring certain required additions. There’s a Q&A to follow the screenings. $10
Every August at Charlotte Fine Art Gallery we celebrate and showcase the artists who take our weekly studio classes by having a month long exhibition. They create some stunning and affordable art. Join us August 5th and 6th from 5:00- 8:00 pm for our Opening Reception where you can purchase fine art from the Artists you will meet that night. Show on display from August 2nd – August 27th. Regular Gallery hours, Tues 10-4pm, Wed 10-9pm, Thurs and Fri 10-6pm, Sat 10-2pm. Closed Sun and Mon. Freehttp://www.charlottefineart.com/
Friday, September 9th kick-off party, from 6PM-9PM: wine tasting and meet the artists. Great wines sponsored by Trinchero. Have the opportunity to get up and close to Charlotte's best and most talented artist while enjoying great live art and music. $29.99/10 wine samples Saturday Spetember 10th, from 1PM-8PM: Artists will set up booths displaying and selling artwork, additionally over 40 wine vineyards will be present allowing for wine tasting and enjoying local live music. Throughout the day guests will also have the opportunity to experience many different and unique wine seminars that are held all throughout the EpiCentre. $30
It's a 10th anniversary showing of the beloved and classic Christmas production that follows Mr. Scrooge as he's visited by the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future. $27
The Abstract Invitational will feature 10 emerging abstract artists.
This exhibit focuses on the art of jewelry, featuring work from Harry Bertoia and Claire Falkenstein, as well as Bechtler Collection artists Alberto Giacometti, Alicia Penalba, Raffael Benazzi, and Niki de Saint Phalle.
Produced by Charlotte Magazine's pick for Best Comedian and local favorite Blayr Nias, the Almost Famous Comedy Show is a monthly competition for up and coming comics. Each show is closed by a nationally touring headliner that will have you rolling in the aisles. So come, laugh, vote, and help an aspiring comic win a professional Comedy Zone gig! Almost Famous Comedy Show: they may be almost famous but they're ABSOLUTELY funny!
The mid-nineteenth was a time for evolution, expansion and innovation for American ceramics. On view in this exhibit are works of art from the museum’s permanent collection, selected to illustrate the variety of American wares produced in the second and third quarters of the nineteenth century. The objects range from the unadorned to the ornamented and include examples from prominent manufacturers and craftsmen active during this time period.
Featuring Fleur and Charles Bresler's collection of American quilts. The quilts showcase a variety of visual impact, historical value, pictorial imagery and historical fabrics.