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DOWNTOWN EVENTS
Jan
21
Thu
The Wiz @ Cape Fear Regional Theatre
Jan 21 @ 6:00 pm – Feb 14 @ 9:30 am

 Move on down the road with this winner of 7 Tony® Awards including “Best Musical”. This beloved Broadway musical sets Dorothy’s adventures in the land of OZ to music in a dazzling, lively mixture of rock, gospel, and soul! The Wiz is Cape Fear Regional Theatre’s Classic Theatre Series production for the 2015-2016 season and is presented in partnership with Cumberland County Schools, providing an opportunity to engage, entertain, and educate students. Free tickets will be provided to all 11th grade CCS students.

Please see the CFRT website for performance dates and times.

Jan
25
Mon
Gallery Exhibit: Romare Bearden – Beat of a Different Drum @ The Arts Council
Jan 25 – Mar 5 all-day

(NOTE:  The exhibition opening has been rescheduled to Monday, January 25 due to inclement weather)

North Carolina born artist Romare Bearden used collage, watercolor and ink to create distinct works of art in a style all his own.   View the only children’s book ever written and illustrated by Bearden, Li’l Dan, the Drummer Boy: A Civil War Story  during the exhibition  Romare Bearden: Beat of a Different Drum.

This much anticipated exhibition, with related programming that includes lectures, performance and a workshop and  continues through March 5 in the Arts Council Galleries (301 Hay Street).

Feb
3
Wed
CALL FOR ENTRIES: 2016 Annual National 2-D Competition @ Cape Fear Studios
Feb 3 @ 8:00 am – May 2 @ 5:00 pm

National Juried Exhibit: June 24 to July 18, 2016 —-Cape Fear Studios, Inc. is looking for art from all over the nation created in all 2D painting and drawing media, hand pulled prints, and collage. Photographs and digitally produced images will not be accepted. —-JUROR: Dan Beck, artist, teacher, and author. Workshop 6/24-25, 2016. AWARDS: Best In Show – $1,000; 1st Place, $350, 2nd Place $250, and two $50 Honorable Mention Awards. ENTRY FEE: $35/2 entries. —- For PROSPECTUS and ENTRY FORM go towww.capefearstudios.com . For more information send email to artgallery@capefearstudios.com or call (910) 433-2986




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